Trade Routes of Coastal Iberia Aboard Le Jacques Cartier

October 4–11, 2020
Trip Description

This unique and exclusive nine-day itinerary and small ship voyage showcases the coastal jewels of the Iberian Peninsula between Barcelona, Spain, and Lisbon, Portugal, during the best time of year.

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Sail the ancient trade routes from the Mediterranean Sea into the Atlantic Ocean aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star LE JACQUES CARTIER. This state-of-the-art small ship to be launched in 2019, features 92 ocean-view Suites and Staterooms and complimentary alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages and Wi-Fi throughout the ship. Cruise up Spain’s Guadalquivir River, “the great river,” into the heart of beautiful Seville, an exclusive opportunity only available on this itinerary and by small ship. Visit Portugal’s lesser-traveled Algarve region and the regal city of Granada, Spain. Stand on the “Top of the Rock” to see the Pillars of Hercules spanning the scenic Strait of Gibraltar and call on the enchanting Balearic Island of Mallorca. During daily port calls and included excursions, enjoy stunning scenery and see four UNESCO World Heritage sites. A two-night Lisbon Pre-Cruise Option and two-night Barcelona Post-Cruise Option are offered.

COST: Cabin prices starting at $4,795

LUMINARY SOCIETY MEMBERS: Those who have participated in Planned Giving with CWRU are eligible to receive discounts on CWRU Educational Travel programs. For more information about the Luminary Society, contact Charles M. Miller, JD, AEP®, Senior Director of Planned Giving at or via phone at 216.368.8640.

Information on the trip.

Information on the ship, LE JACQUES CARTIER.

Terms, conditions, and trip policies

For more information about this trip, please contact Sarah Doody at 904.432.3141 or email