Wonders of Madeira and the Canary Islands

From Lisbon to Dakar

Price from $5,721

Departure date
15 days

Discover dramatic volcanoes and diverse cultures

  • 15-day expedition cruise from Lisbon to the Madeira Islands, Canary Islands and Senegal, including Funchal, Lanzarote, Tenerife and Dakar.

  • Discover UNESCO sites, colorful harbors, vibrant markets and remote villages with a mix of Spanish, Portuguese and New World influences.

  • Visit an active volcano and biosphere reserve in the Canary Islands and an ancient volcano in Madeira. Enjoy activities like hiking, wine tasting and even beach clean ups.

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 colorful and lively capital.

What's Included

Expedition cruise

Onboard Activities

Landing Activities

Route overview

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

Enchanting Lisbon

Day 1

Madeira bound

Day 2

The sands of Porto Santo

Day 3

Verdant Madeira

Day 4

A day at sea

Day 5

Untamed La Gomera

Day 6

La Palma, the pretty isle

Day 7

The beauty of El Hierro

Day 8

Exploring Tenerife

Day 9

Lanzarote's natural charm

Day 10

Lovely Las Palmas

Day 11

Sailing to Dakar

Day 12-14

Senegal's vibrant capital

Day 15

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Ships on this expedition

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Included Programmes

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