Motril cruises

Calahonda Village near Motril, Granada Province, Andalusia
Calahonda Village near Motril, Granada Province, Andalusia

At the heart of the Costa Tropical, situated in the foothills of the imposing Sierra Lujar Mountains, Motril is a true Andalusian gem.[ReadMoreMob] Surrounded by beautiful landscapes, fronted by glorious coastal scenes and inviting beaches, and benefitting from a mild, sub-tropical climate all year round, it is the perfect location for some soothing rest, relaxation and sunshine.

But it’s not all sun, sea and sand in Motril, there is plenty for those looking for a taste of authentic local culture too. While the city is not quite as well known, or as well trodden as others on the Andalusian coast, such as Malaga and Almeria, Motril boasts artistic, historical and architectural treasures that are well worth taking the time to discover. Highlights include the 16th century cultural hub of Casa de la Palmas, 17th century Town Hall – a fine example of mudéjar architecture, and the baroque-style Sanctuary of Ntra Sra de la Cabeza.

Meanwhile, as one might expect from an Andalusian city, Motril offers an array of tempting traditional cuisine and locally produced drinks, from authentic tapas – served in restaurants around the city – to ‘ron de Motril’ rum.

Cruises to Motril

Spain's Undiscovered Gems

Spain's Undiscovered Gems

Departs: Dover • Tue 21 Sep 2021
14 nights • Bolette • T2123

  • Away from well-trodden tourist routes, a trio of lesser-known, undiscovered gems will offer a rarely experienced taste of Spanish history and culture.
  • Castellón de la Plana, Motril and Vilagarcia de Arousa seamlessly mix old and new, with their centuries-old highlights, trendy cafés, shops, bars and vibrant, bustling squares.
  • You’re in for easy, enriching explorations of Cádiz, Mahon – the Menorcan capital – and Cartagena too; discover the very heart and historic highlights of these beautiful, fascinating cities.

From £1,899pp

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Transatlantic with Adriatic, Greek Islands & Corinth Canal

Transatlantic with Adriatic, Greek Islands & Corinth Canal

Departs: Bridgetown • Thu 17 Mar 2022
59 nights • Braemar • M220610

  • Discover the sights and highlights of the Caribbean, Adriatic and Greek Islands, join a spectacular Spanish celebration, and experience unforgettable scenic cruising on one incredible itinerary.
  • Taste Caribbean paradise at islands such as St Vincent and St Kitts; sail the Atlantic and fjord-like Bay of Kotor; and visit UNESCO-listed Dubrovnik and Split.
  • In Greece, cruise the remarkable Corinth Canal and uncover iconic ancient sites; then in Spain, visit Seville in time to catch the final day of Feria de Abril.

From £7,899pp

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Andalusia, Greek Islands & the Adriatic

Andalusia, Greek Islands & the Adriatic

Departs: Málaga • Fri 01 Apr 2022
44 nights • Braemar • M220710

  • An exciting exploration of the Med and Adriatic packed with highlights; discover iconic sites, be part of spectacular celebrations; and experience unforgettable scenic cruising.
  • Sail the fjord-like Bay of Kotor and the remarkable Corinth Canal; and visit Seville in time to catch the final day of Feria de Abril.
  • Seek-out the historic sites of Dubrovnik, Split and ancient Greek islands and cities including Rhodes, Crete and Athens, plus capture the magic of Venice with its legendary landmarks and canals.

From £6,549pp

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Corinth Canal & Greek Islands with Andalusia

Corinth Canal & Greek Islands with Andalusia

Departs: Valletta • Wed 13 Apr 2022
32 nights • Braemar • M220810

  • Featuring an itinerary packed with highlights, this specially crafted cruise is a chance to enjoy outstanding experiences in Spain’s beautiful Andalusia region and Greece.
  • You’ll experience two unforgettable navigations of the remarkable Corinth Canal; and visit Seville in time for the final day of the annual Feria de Abril celebrations.
  • Braemar will also take you closer to the ancient sites and beaches of Greek islands, and the attractions of Cádiz and Malaga, famed for their historic, aesthetic and artistic treasures.

From £5,049pp

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Corinth Canal & Greek Islands with Andalusia

Corinth Canal & Greek Islands with Andalusia

Departs: Valletta • Sat 23 Apr 2022
22 nights • Braemar • M220910

  • Featuring an itinerary packed with highlights, this specially crafted cruise is a chance to enjoy outstanding experiences in Spain’s beautiful Andalusia region and Greece.
  • You’ll experience an unforgettable navigation of the remarkable Corinth Canal; and visit Seville in time for the final day of the annual Feria de Abril celebrations.
  • Braemar will also take you closer to the ancient sites and beaches of Greek islands, and the attractions of Cádiz and Malaga, famed for their historic, aesthetic and artistic treasures.

From £3,349pp

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Exploring Andalusia with the Feria de Abril

Exploring Andalusia with the Feria de Abril

Departs: Valletta • Tue 03 May 2022
10 nights • Braemar • M2210

  • Experience Andalusia at its most authentic, including a chance to catch the excitement of Feria de Abril, as Braemar takes you closer to four of the region’s most captivating cities.
  • You’ll dock centrally in each destination, including stunning Seville, where you can see Feria de Abril’s spectacular parades and fireworks, and even learn sultry Flamenco dancing.
  • Enjoy chances to explore charming Old Town Cádiz; revel in the aesthetic and artistic delights of Malaga; plus, unravel the maritime history of Lisbon.

From £1,699pp

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