Prices start from £699 per person for an 11-night springtime cruise out of the UK which takes in eight Atlantic and Mediterranean ports including Lisbon, Cadiz, Gibraltar and Tangier. 

Cruise and Maritime Voyages’ ship Marco Polo departs on this ‘Iberian Highlights’ cruise from London Tilbury on April 12. A third person sharing pays from £125.


From London Tilbury, Marco Polo heads first to Cherbourg before the Atlantic ports of Vigo in Northern Spain, Portugal’s capital Lisbon and Cadiz, from where you can reach the city of Seville. Sailing into the Mediterranean, Marco Polo calls at Gibraltar then Morocco’s port of Tangier, with its attractions including the Dar el Makhzen and vibrant souks.

The wild beauty of the Algarve’s coast can be explored from Portimao and the ship calls lastly at Gijon before returning to Tilbury.

The price from £699 is per person based on two sharing an inside cabin and includes full board and entertainment.

Cruise & Maritime Voyages 0845 333 9798

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