Amsterdam to Lisbon Expedition Cruise: A European Tapestry of History and Culture

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Departure date
November 3, 2022
11 days

Experience Atlantic Europe’s fascinating history and culture

Relics of European battles

You'll learn about European history from the Romans and Celts to the Vikings and world wars, through its fascinating castles and coastal fortifications.

UNESCO treasures

Discover some of Europe's greatest cultural treasures, now preserved as UNESCO sites, including Santiago de Compostela, Porto's historic centre, and Torre de Belém and Mosterio dos Jerónimos in Lisbon.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Old wooden windmills in Holland

Day 1

Set sail from Amsterdam

Dover and its white cliffs

Day 2

Dover's white cliffs

Ouistreham architecture

Day 3

Normandy Past and Present

Castle in Saint-Malo

Day 4

The Citadel of Saint-Malo

Day 5

Sailing the Bay of Biscay

A seated lady admiring the view of the church in A Coruña

Day 6

Historical A Coruña

Old village of A Coruña

Day 7

Galicia's UNESCO Sites

Day 8

The ancient port of Vigo

Colourful, tiled houses in Lisbon

Day 9

Charming Porto and Leixos

Monument of the Discoveries and 25 de Abril Bridge, Lisbon

Day 10

The Delights of Lisbon

Colourful tiled roofs in Lisbon

Day 11

A Portuguese Farewell

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Activities

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Programme

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.

Special offers

Expedition exclusive cost savings and rare opportunities.

* Certain offers may not be combinable, up to two savings opportunities except where noted otherwise


Amsterdam to Lisbon Expedition Cruise: A European Tapestry of History and Culture