Lisbon Cruises

Balmoral cruising under Ponte 25 de Abril, Lisbon
Balmoral cruising under Ponte 25 de Abril, Lisbon

Stretched across its seven trademark hills overlooking the River Tagus estuary, Portugal’s hilly, coastal capital city of Lisbon, is a cinematic collection of cobbled alleyways, pastel-coloured buildings, ancient ruins and white-domed cathedrals. The city was decimated by an earthquake in 1755, and modern Lisbon has been shaped by that eventful day. The Pombaline architecture that now defines the city represents some of the first seismically-protected buildings in Europe.

The city’s bridges include the Ponte 25 de Abril – similar to the Golden Gate in San Francisco – and the Ponte Vasco da Gama, which includes over 11km of viaducts.[ReadMoreMob] Lisbon’s many fascinating museums, include the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, the National Museum of Contemporary Art, the National Coach Museum and the Carmo Archaeological [ReadMoreDesk]Museum. 

Lisbon is also a shopper’s paradise, with the Centro Commercial Colombo – the biggest shopping mall on the Iberian peninsula – and the elegant Avenidas Novas, full of upmarket shops. Alternatively, there bargains to be had in the local flea market, Campo de Santa Clara. Don't miss the chance to sample iconic egg tarts at Pasteis de Belém too.

Cruises to Lisbon

Botanical gardens in Funchal, Maderia Botanical gardens in Funchal, Maderia Botanical gardens in Funchal, Maderia

Escape to the Canaries • T2125

 Dover
Bolette
Mon 18 Oct 2021
15 nights
  • Relax on the beaches of the Canaries
  • Enjoy time in Lanzarote to seek-out volcanic wonders
  • Explore verdant Madeira
View of Cabo Girao cliff and Camara de Lobos town, Madeira island, Portugal View of Cabo Girao cliff and Camara de Lobos town, Madeira island, Portugal View of Cabo Girao cliff and Camara de Lobos town, Madeira island, Portugal

Winter Warmth of the Canaries • L2136

 Portsmouth
Balmoral
Wed 17 Nov 2021
13 nights
  • An incredible journey of Canarian discovery
  • Volcanic landscapes & enchanting forests await
  • Explore famous botanical gardens in Madeira
Beautiful coastal view of Santa cruz, Tenerife Beautiful coastal view of Santa cruz, Tenerife Beautiful coastal view of Santa Cruz, Tenerife

Landscapes of the Canary Islands • T2129

 Southampton
Bolette
Mon 06 Dec 2021
14 nights
  • A pre-Christmas getaway packed with the sun
  • A chance to see ‘shooting stars’ of the Geminid Meteor Shower
  • You could also see Mount Teide in Tenerife
Christmas time in Funchal, Maderia Christmas time in Funchal, Maderia Christmas time in Funchal, Maderia

Festive Escape to Madeira, Portugal & Spain • L2138

 Southampton
Balmoral
Mon 06 Dec 2021
11 nights
  • Enjoy a pre-Christmas cruise with a twist
  • Feel a buzz of excitement amongst the Christmas markets
  • Discover Madeira’s lush landscapes and botanical gardens
Statue of Christ the Redeemer overlooking  Sugar loaf mountain, Rio, Brazil Statue of Christ the Redeemer overlooking  Sugar loaf mountain, Rio, Brazil Christ the redeemer, Rio de Janerio, Brazil

Latin America with the Chilean Fjords • T2201

 Southampton
Bolette
Tue 04 Jan 2022
79 nights
  • Discover iconic destinations & unforgettable highlights
  • Dance the tango in Buenos Aires and much more.
  • Scenic cruising by Cape Horn
Sunset over Copacabana beach, Rio, Brazil Sunset over Copacabana beach, Rio, Brazil Copacabana Beach with Mountains in Horizon, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Atlantic Islands & Brazilian Icons • T2202

 Southampton
Bolette
Tue 04 Jan 2022
25 nights
  • Seek out some of Brazil’s most iconic attractions
  • Revel in unrivalled views from Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Uncover gorgeous natural treasures at Ilhabela
Statue of Christ the Redeemer overlooking  Sugar loaf mountain, Rio, Brazil  Statue of Christ the Redeemer overlooking  Sugar loaf mountain, Rio, Brazil Statue of Christ the Redeemer overlooking Sugar loaf mountain in Rio, Brazil

South America with the Chilean Fjords • T220203

 Southampton
Bolette
Tue 04 Jan 2022
49 nights
  • Visit one of the world’s most intoxication regions
  • Discover iconic sights and sounds of Rio de Janeiro
  • Experience scenic cruising of astonishing Chilean Fjords
Maspalomas beach in Gran Canaria Maspalomas beach in Gran Canaria Maspalomas beach in Gran Canaria

Canaries & Madeira Winter Warmth • L2201

 Southampton
Balmoral
Wed 05 Jan 2022
14 nights
  • Enjoy the soothing warmth of the Canaries & Madeira
  • Uncover tropical gardens and lush landscapes
  • Four days of engrossing Canary Island discovery
Venice canals and iconic gondelas

Iconic Italy with the Venice Carnival • L2204

 Southampton
Balmoral
Tue 15 Feb 2022
26 nights
  • Tranquillity of ancient towns & opulence of iconic cities
  • Enjoy time in Venice, to catch carnival’s sights & sounds
  • In Croatia, view the spectacular Adriatic coastline
Venice gondalas with stunning sunset Venice gondalas with stunning sunset Venice gondalas with stunning sunset

Iconic Italy with the Venice Carnival • L2204SN

 Southampton
Balmoral
Tue 15 Feb 2022
28 nights
  • The tranquillity of ancient towns & opulence of iconic cities
  • Enjoy time in Venice, to catch carnival’s sights & sounds
  • In Croatia, view the spectacular Adriatic coastline
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Lanzarote’s world-famous Manrique Cactus Garden Lanzarote’s world-famous Manrique Cactus Garden Lanzarote’s world-famous Manrique Cactus Garden

Canaries & Portugal with Funchal Flower Parade • L2211

 Newcastle
Balmoral
Mon 02 May 2022
16 nights
  • Witness a fusion of floral colour on this springtime cruise
  • Explore Madeira’s lush landscapes and tropical gardens
  • Delight in the maritime history of La Coruña and Lisbon
Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal, Greece

Corinth Canal and Greek Islands • M22CC

 Southampton
Braemar
Fri 23 Sep 2022
25 nights
  • Sail through the narrowing cliffs of Greece’s remarkable Corinth Canal
  • Uncover the captivating sights and sites of Greek islands
  • Immerse yourself in the Mediterranean magic of stunning cities in Spain
Santiago Church and pavement cafe in Cathedral Square, Cadiz Santiago Church and pavement cafe in Cathedral Square, Cadiz Santiago Church and pavement cafe in Cathedral Square, Cadiz

Andalusia, Portugal & the Algarve • S2123

 Liverpool
Borealis
Thu 07 Oct 2021
11 nights
  • Immerse yourself in the discovery of Portugal and Spain
  • Explore Andalusian gems on the sunlit Spanish south coast
  • Get closer to the Algarve’s coasts
Balmoral sailing under the 21 Abril Bridge, Lisbon, Portugal Balmoral sailing under the 21 Abril Bridge, Lisbon, Portugal Balmoral in Lisbon L2132

Historic Heritage Sites of the Med • L2132

 Newcastle
Balmoral
Tue 12 Oct 2021
16 nights
  • Immerse yourself in fascinating history
  • Uncover the ancient history of Cádiz’s old town
  • Experience a memorable day at the ‘Four Ladies in Lisbon’
Sete Citades, Azores, Portugal Sete Citades, Azores, Portugal Sete Citades, Azores, Portugal

Exploring the Azores and Portugal • S2124

 Liverpool
Borealis
Mon 18 Oct 2021
15 nights
  • See the remarkable diversity of the magnetic Azores
  • A volcanic wonderland awaits you on the isle of Terceira
  • Explore Portugal's historic capital city
Breath-taking Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca Breath-taking Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca, Morocco

Authentic Culture of Morocco • S2125

 Liverpool
Borealis
Tue 02 Nov 2021
14 nights
  • Experience an authentic taste of Moroccan culture
  • Uncover the iconic sites in Casablanca
  • Tangier will delight with its soaring minarets
Braemar cruising the corinth canal, Greece Braemar cruising the corinth canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth canal, Greece

Corinth Canal & Ancient Greece • M2212

 Southampton
Braemar
Wed 20 Apr 2022
25 nights
  • Sail the extremely narrow Corinth Canal
  • Discover the archaeological site of Olympia
  • Explore the Acropolis & Parthenon in Athens
Braemar arriving into Dubrovnik, Croatia Braemar arriving into Dubrovnik, Croatia Braemar arriving into Dubrovnik, Croatia

Exploring Iconic Sites of Croatia & Italy • M2230

 Southampton
Braemar
Sun 23 Oct 2022
27 nights
  • Discover the history & culture of Italy & Croatia
  • Explore quaint towns only accessible to smaller ships
  • Admire the Bay of Kotor’s fjord-like surroundings
Spanish flamenco dancers in Cadiz, Spain Spanish flamenco dancers in Cadiz, Spain Spanish flamenco dancers in Cadiz, Spain

Spanish & Portuguese Traditions • M2217

 Rosyth (Edinburgh)
Braemar
Tue 07 Jun 2022
14 nights
  • Sample Tapas & Flamenco in Seville
  • Scenic cruise the size-restricted Guadalquivir
  • Visit Lisbon during the Feast of St. Anthony
Sete Cidades Lagoa Ponta Delgada Azores Sete Cidades Lagoa Ponta Delgada Azores Sete Cidades Lagoa Ponta Delgada Azores

Vistas & Volcanoes of Azores & Madeira • S2217

 Liverpool
Borealis
Mon 27 Jun 2022
14 nights
  • Dramatic volcanic landscapes
  • Whale spotting from Horta
  • Tropical blooms in Madeira
St Peter's basilica, Vatican city, Rome, Italy St Peter's basilica, Vatican city, Rome St Peter's basilica, Vatican city, Rome, Italy

Rediscovering the Roman Legacy • T2224

 Dover
Bolette
Tue 27 Sep 2022
15 nights
  • Explore the Colosseum in Rome
  • Visit the Temple of Antas from Cagliari
  • Tour to Pompeii from Naples
Panoramic view of the Cathedral Campo del Sur in Cadiz, Spain Panoramic view of the Cathedral Campo del Sur in Cadiz, Spain Panoramic view of the Cathedral Campo del Sur in Cadiz, Spain

Pilgrimage to Northern Spain • T2225

 Dover
Bolette
Wed 12 Oct 2022
9 nights
  • Tour to Santiago de Compostela from El Ferrol
  • Discover the origins of Flamenco in Seville
  • Visit Bilbao’s Guggenheim museum from Getxo
Sperm whale fin with Faial, Azores, in the background Sperm whale fin with Faial, Azores, in the background Sperm whale fin with Faial, Azores, in the background

Vistas & Volcanoes of Azores & Madeira • T2227

 Tilbury
Bolette
Wed 26 Oct 2022
14 nights
  • Spot Sperm Whales from Horta
  • See dramatic volcanic landscapes in Ponta Delgada
  • Take a flower safari tour in Madeira with a local enthusiast
 Grand Harbour of Malta with the ancient walls of Valletta  Grand Harbour of Malta with the ancient walls of Valletta  Grand Harbour of Malta with the ancient walls of Valletta

Ancient walls of the Med with Malta • T2229

 Tilbury
Bolette
Thu 17 Nov 2022
15 nights
  • Delve into history & culture of the Med
  • Explore the fortified Castello district in Cagliari
  • In Melilla visit the fortified Spanish exclave
The walls decorated in the neighborhoods of Chefchaouen Morocco The walls decorated in the neighborhoods of Chefchaouen Morocco The walls decorated in the neighborhoods of Chefchaouen Morocco

Morocco & Moorish Seville • M2231

 Southampton
Braemar
Sat 19 Nov 2022
14 nights
  • Visit the imperial cities of Marrakech & Rabat
  • Trek the Atlas Mountains
  • Explore Moorish architecture at the Alcazar Palace
Mont Tropical gardens, Funchal, Maderia Mont Tropical gardens, Funchal, Maderia Botanical gardens in Funchal, Madeira

Discover Portugal with Madeira • S2230

 Liverpool
Borealis
Thu 24 Nov 2022
11 nights
  • Explore the colourful gardens in Madeira
  • Visit Porto to experience traditional Port wine
  • In Lisbon discover a host of historical monuments
Beautiful beach Las Teresitas, Tenerife Beautiful beach Las Teresitas, Tenerife Beautiful beach Las Teresitas, Tenerife

Winter Escape to the Canaries • T2231

 Tilbury
Bolette
Wed 07 Dec 2022
14 nights
  • Relax on the sandy beaches in Tenerife
  • Visit the sand dunes in Gran Canaria
  • Sample Madeira win in Funchal
Fireworks over funchal, Madeira Fireworks over funchal, Madeira Fireworks over funchal, Madeira

Christmas Celebrations in the Canaries • S2233

 Liverpool
Borealis
Thu 22 Dec 2022
14 nights
  • Experience Christmas festivities on board
  • View the spectacular New Year’s Eve fireworks in Funchal
  • Unwind on sandy beaches in the Canaries
Las Teresitas beach, Tenerife Las Teresitas beach, Tenerife Las Teresitas beach, Tenerife

Winter Warmth in the Canaries • S2302

 Liverpool
Borealis
Fri 20 Jan 2023
14 nights
  • Relax on sandy beaches in Tenerife
  • Explore the volcanic landscapes on Lanzarote
  • Visit the Maspalomas sand dunes in Gran Canaria
Mosque Hassan II in Casablanca, Morocco Mosque Hassan II in Casablanca, Morocco Mosque Hassan II in Casablanca, Morocco

Civilisations of Cape Verde & Morocco • S2303

 Liverpool
Borealis
Fri 03 Feb 2023
18 nights
  • Explore the imperial cities of Marrakech & Rabat
  • Trek through the Atlas Mountains
  • Discover music & dance styles in Cape Verde
Around the World in 80 Days Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days from Liverpool • S230405

 Liverpool
Borealis
Tue 21 Feb 2023
81 nights
  • See Cherry Blossom in bloom in Japan
  • Experience three Hawaiian Islands
  • Visit the tomb of Tutankhamun
Around the World in 80 Days Around the World globe graphic

Around the World in 80 Days • S2305

 Southampton
Borealis
Thu 23 Feb 2023
79 nights
  • See Cherry Blossom in bloom in Japan
  • Experience three Hawaiian Islands
  • Visit the tomb of Tutankhamun
Beautiful sunny day over the bay in front of old town of Dubrovnik Beautiful sunny day over the bay in front of old town of Dubrovnik Beautiful sunny day over the bay in front of old town of Dubrovnik

Balkans, Corinth Canal, Ancient Greece & Andalusia • M230609

 Málaga
Braemar
Fri 17 Mar 2023
42 nights
  • See the ancient sites of Greek & Balkan cities
  • Discover the charms of islands & cities in the Med
  • Scenic cruise the Corinth Canal & Guadalquivir River
Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal in Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal in Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth Canal in Greece

Corinth Canal, Ancient Greece & Andalusia • M230709

 Valletta
Braemar
Mon 27 Mar 2023
32 nights
  • Discover iconic ancient Greek sites
  • Experience navigating the Corinth Canal
  • Delight in the charms of Mediterranean cities & islands
Braemar cruising the Corinth canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth canal, Greece Braemar cruising the Corinth canal, Greece

Corinth Canal, Ancient Greece & Andalusia • M230809

 Valletta
Braemar
Thu 06 Apr 2023
22 nights
  • Discover iconic ancient Greek sites
  • Experience navigating the Corinth Canal
  • Delight in the charms of Mediterranean cities & islands
Plaza Espana on sunny day. Seville , Andalusia, Spain. Plaza Espana on sunny day. Seville , Andalusia, Spain. Plaza Espana on sunny day. Seville , Andalusia, Spain.

Mediterranean Islands with Seville • M2309

 Valletta
Braemar
Sun 16 Apr 2023
12 nights
  • Sail the size-restricted Guadalquivir to Seville
  • Dock in Mahon, only accessible to smaller ships
  • Explore the ancient Old Town of Trapani
Aerial view of tree Christmas with Se church and Madeira flag in Funchal City, Madeira island, Portugal. Aerial view of tree Christmas with Se church and Madeira flag in Funchal City, Madeira island, Portugal. Aerial view of tree Christmas with Se church and Madeira flag in Funchal City, Madeira island, Portugal.

Festive Spain & Portugal • L2233

 Portsmouth
Balmoral
Sat 10 Dec 2022
12 nights
  • Admire the festive light displays of Vigo
  • Browse Funchal’s Christmas market
  • Dock within one mile of each city centre
Braemar docked in Agios Nikolaos, Greece Braemar docked in Agios Nikolaos, Greece Braemar docked in Agios Nikolaos, Greece

Cuba to Spain, Malta and the Corinth Canal • M230509

 Havana
Braemar
Thu 02 Mar 2023
57 nights
  • Explore the Caribbean, Balkans and Med
  • Discover the highlights of historic, culture-rich cities
  • Sail the Corinth Canal and Guadalquivir River