Sun, Sea & Monaco Grand Prix
With chances to explore beautiful cities; enjoy glorious sunshine on stunning golden-sand beaches; and even experience the excitement of a Formula One Grand Prix, this incredible Mediterranean cruise can be as exhilarating or as relaxing as you wish.
Monaco hosts arguably the most exciting and iconic race in the F1 calendar and during a full-day call into nearby Nice you have the opportunity to experience the thrill of the 2018 Monaco Grand Prix on a simply unforgettable tour. Arriving early on race day morning will ensure you have plenty of time to enjoy the pre-race atmosphere before taking your seat in the stands to watch the world’s greatest drivers push themselves to the limit, racing their 200mph, multi-million pound speed machines through the streets and tunnels of the glamourous principality. If you’re a fan of motorsport, or simply have a ‘need for speed’, this is an experience that is not to be missed. [ReadMore]
Not only is this fantastic 16 night sailing a ‘speed-freaks’ dream cruise, it’s also perfect for those looking for a little sunshine and culture too. Before calling into Nice, where you could opt to stroll along the palm-fringed Promenade des Anglais and relax on the gorgeous beaches if you prefer, you’ll visit sunny St Tropez to experience the splendour of the French Riviera to the full. This glamourous resort – made famous by the jet-setters of Hollywood’s ‘golden era’ – boasts a picturesque yacht-filled harbour and a beautiful coastline. You’ll also sail to Spain to take in the historic highlights of Cartagena, including the medieval castle and the Roman amphitheatre; spend a day marvelling at the mountainous heartland of Mallorca from Palma; and discover Gaudi’s architectural wonders, including the magnificent Sagrada Familia, in Barcelona. Black Watch will also call into captivating Cádiz, situated on Spain’s spectacular Andalusian coast; while in Portugal you’ll have a day to take in the delights of the capital, Lisbon.