Part of the
Hurtigruten Group

Europe´s Atlantic Highlights

From Hamburg to Lisbon

Price from $6,375

Departure date
12 days

Cruise Overview

Europe cruise | Europe´s Atlantic Highlights - From Hamburg to Lisbon

Take in spectacular scenery and UNESCO sites on this expedition cruise along Europe's Atlantic coast from Hamburg to Lisbon.

Sailing from Germany to the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, and Portugal, discover the cultural and historic treasures of their celebrated port cities.

Experience charming fishing villages, gastronomic delights and the coastal landscapes of Europe.

The delights of northern Europe

Your adventure begins in cosmopolitan Hamburg before heading to the Frisian town of Harlingen. You’ll discover medieval architecture in Belgium’s Oostende and Bruges, and you’ll enjoy visiting historic Saint-Malo and the picturesque seaside town of Douarnenez in France.

Discover Iberia’s charm

Continuing to Spain, you’ll experience the historical, cultural and culinary delights of Galicia as you visit Ferrol and the ancient port of Vigo. We’ll then sail down the Iberian coast to beautiful Porto with its UNESCO-listed historic center, before your expedition cruise ends in Lisbon, a timeless city brimming with mosaic sidewalks, fado music and old-world charm.

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Germany’s Hanseatic treasure

Day 1

Harlingen’s rich heritage

Day 2

Explore Oostende and Bruges.

Day 3

Cruising the Channel

Day 4

The citadel of Saint-Malo

Day 5

Fascinating Finistère

Day 6

Sailing the Bay of Biscay

Day 7

Galician highlights

Day 8-9

The ancient port of Vigo

Day 10

Charming Porto (Leixões)

Day 11

Legendary Lisbon

Day 12

What's included

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice
  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Wine, beer and spirits available at meals and throughout the day and evening (subject to licensing laws, excludes premium drinks)
  • All day coffee, tea and soft drinks
  • A complimentary water bottle to refill on board and take home
  • A polar expedition jacket, a backpack, or another piece of HX kit
  • Professional photos from your trip taken by our onboard photographer
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi. Please note, streaming is not supported
  • Use of sauna, hot tubs, fitness room, lounges and more
  • Gratuities included. Fantastic service is standard at HX – though if you’d like to leave something extra, it’s always appreciated
  • Range of included activities 

onboard activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team
  • Full access to the ship’s Science Centre
  • Citizen Science Programme allows guests to assist with ongoing scientific research 
  • Professional onboard photographer gives tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos 
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings

landing activities

  • Escorted landings with small boats (RIBs)
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all the equipment needed for the activities
  • Expedition photographers will be on hand to assist you


  • All planned activities are subject to weather conditions
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change
  • Please make sure you meet all entry and boarding requirements
  • Depending on your flight times, an additional overnight might be needed (not included)

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel protection

  • Baggage handling

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team

Special offers

Expedition exclusive cost savings and rare opportunities.

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

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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