Wonders of Madeira and the Canary Islands

From Lisbon to Dakar

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Departure date
November 13, 2022
15 days

Discover dramatic volcanoes and diverse cultures

Sandy beaches and stunning nature

From Lisbon, we'll take in the picturesque beaches and wildlife of Porto Santo, before sailing on to Madeira with its verdant landscapes, and a tour of Funchal. From there, we'll head to La Gomera, where you can hike in stunning Garajonay National Park.

Volcanic splendour and bold Dakar

Our cruise to the Canaries takes in the hiking trails of La Palma, El Hierro Biosphere Reserve, El Teide volcano in Tenerife, the lava landscapes of Lanzarote and the diverse ecosystems of Gran Canaria. We end our Atlantic island exploration with a tour of vibrant Dakar, Senegal’s colourful and lively capital.

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

Lisboa, Portugal

Day 1

Enchanting Lisbon

Expedition Team At Sea Photo Credit Andrea Klaussner

Day 2

Madeira bound

Porto Santo, Madeira, Portugal

Day 3

The sands of Porto Santo

Funchal, Madeira, Portugal Photo Credit Karsten Bidstrup

Day 4

Verdant Madeira

Sunset On Deck Photo Credit Andreas Kalvig Anderson

Day 5

A day at sea

Los Roques, La Gomera, Canary Islands

Day 6

Untamed La Gomera

A lady is walking on a path on the edge of a mountain

Day 7

La Palma, the pretty isle

Main Church Of Valverde, El Hierro, Canary Islands

Day 8

The beauty of El Hierro

Mount Teide, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

Day 9

Exploring Tenerife

Timanfaya National Park, Lanzarote, Canary Islands Photo Credit Getty Images

Day 10

Lanzarote's natural charm

Cathedral Santa Ana Vegueta, Las Palmas, Canary Islands

Day 11

Lovely Las Palmas

Sunset On Deck Photo Credit Ørjan Bertelsen

Day 12-14

Sailing to Dakar

Dakar, Senegal Photo Credit Getty Images

Day 15

Senegal's vibrant capital

Ships on this expedition

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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.

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Special offers

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Wonders of Madeira and the Canary Islands

From Lisbon to Dakar