Santa Cruz, La Palma Cruises

Traditional building with balcony flowers, Spain
Traditional building with balcony flowers, Spain
Central square in old town with Salvador  Church, Spain

La Palma’s small, yet pretty capital city - is one of the Canary Island’s true gems. Boasting colonial-style architecture, a swathe of charming beaches, restaurants and bars, Santa Cruz is typically Canarian and has something for everyone.

Conquered by the King of Castile in the 15th century, Santa Cruz de La Palma was a key trading post between Spain and the Americas, and the city’s fascinating history can be explored in the historic quarter – one of Spain’s Historic-Artistic sites.[ReadMoreMob] The Naval Museum is a replica of Christopher Columbus's 15th-century Santa Maria sailing ship.

Stunning palaces and sumptuous merchants’ houses butt up against the grand town hall, built during the reign of Phillip II. Religious buildings include the Renaissance-style Church of El Salvador, with a tower of volcanic stone, and the Church of Santo Domingo, which houses a superb collection of Flemish paintings.[ReadMore]

The compact city centre is incredibly picturesque, and the newly redeveloped beach and promenade have boosted the city's resort credentials. Calle Real, the city’s main street, is famous for being both a Property of Cultural Interest and a Historic-Artistic Site. Santa Cruz’s finest restaurants, shops and prettiest squares are found here, and sampling the delicious local cuisine and local culture is highly recommended.

Cruises to Santa Cruz de La Palma

Fireworks over Funchal, Madeira Fireworks over Funchal, Madeira Fireworks over Funchal, Madeira

Canaries Christmas & Funchal Fireworks • L2131

 Southampton
Balmoral
Wed 22 Dec 2021
14 nights
  • Sail to and visit stunning Atlantic Ocean islands
  • Celebrate Christmas at sea with fun and delicious food
  • With time to explore Madeira’s gorgeous gardens & trails too
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
Mount Teide and National park at Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain Mount Teide and National park at Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain Mount Teide and National park at Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

Canary Islands Winter Escape • S2128

 Liverpool
Borealis
Tue 07 Dec 2021
14 nights
  • Prepare for the festive period on a pre-Christmas getaway
  • Witness the ‘shooting stars’ of the Geminid Meteor Shower
  • Explore the volcanic landscapes of La Gomera
Braemar cruising into Mindelo in the distance Braemar cruising into Mindelo in the distance Braemar cruising into Mindelo in the distance

Islands of Cape Verde, Madeira & the Canaries • L2202

 Southampton
Balmoral
Wed 19 Jan 2022
19 nights
  • Experience the spectacular beauty of glorious islands
  • Enjoy an authentic taste of Cape Verde
  • Discover volcanic landscapes and natural wonders
Las Teresitas with yellow sand, umbrellas, lounges and palm trees, Santa cruz, Tenerife Las Teresitas beach with yellow sand, umbrellas, lounges and palm trees, Santa Cruz Sandy beach of the Canary Islands

Discovering The Canary Islands • T2128

 Southampton
Bolette
Sat 20 Nov 2021
12 nights
  • Escape to the Canaries for early winter warmth
  • Relax on the sands of gorgeous beaches
  • Discover volcanic landscapes and natural wonders
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
Fireworks over Funchal, Maderia Fireworks over Funchal, Maderia Famous Fireworks in Funchal Madeira

Canaries Christmas & New Year • S2129

 Liverpool
Borealis
Tue 21 Dec 2021
14 nights
  • Escape to the sun for a magical festive season
  • Enjoy a feast of fun on board Borealis
  • Visit Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, La Palma and La Gomera
View of beach in Playa del Ingles. Maspalomas. Gran Canaria View of beach in Playa del Ingles. Maspalomas. Gran Canaria View of beach in Playa del Ingles. Maspalomas. Gran Canaria

Christmas Celebrations in the Canaries • L2234

 Portsmouth
Balmoral
Thu 22 Dec 2022
14 nights
  • Enjoy an unforgettable Christmas at sea
  • Discover the beaches and landscapes of the Canaries
  • Celebrate New Year's Eve in style in Tenerife
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
Aerial view of Funchal with traditional cable car above the city, in Madeira island, Portugal Aerial view of Funchal with traditional cable car above the city, in Madeira island, Portugal Aerial view of Funchal with traditional cable car above the city, in Madeira island, Portugal

Escape to the Canaries • T2204A

 Southampton
Bolette
Fri 04 Mar 2022
12 nights
  • An unforgettable winter escape to the Canaries
  • Chance to scale Mount Teide for incredible views
  • A must do visit to the floral island of Madeira
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