Grand Voyage of Discovery
17 days with Scenic Rating:
Day 1 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Day 2 At sea
Day 3 At sea
Day 4 Salvador de Bahia
Freechoice: Explore Pelourinho, the colourful historical centre and learn about African heritage, or take a panoramic tour and visit Mont Serrat Fort. Alternatively, learn about African religions, visit a traditional Candomblé community and school, or take a percussion and Capoeira dance class. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5 At sea
Day 6-9 At sea
Day 10 Praia, Cape Verde
Freechoice: Take a walking tour of the capital Santiago and visit the African market, or take a panoramic tour of the island and visit the fort.
Discovery: Choose a Scenic Discovery excursion, from snorkelling or kayaking to relaxing on a pristine beach. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 11 Mindelo, Cape Verde
Freechoice: Discover the cultural and musical heritage of colourful Mindelo or take a panoramic tour of the island of São Vincente.
Discovery: Choose a Scenic Discovery excursion and go snorkelling or kayaking. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 12 At sea
Day 13 At sea
Day 14 Funchal, Madeira
Freechoice: Discover the history of the city dating back five centuries, or explore the Botanical Gardens before riding a traditional two-seat toboggan back to the waterfront. Alternatively, tour the island and visit a sugarcane factory.
Discovery: Choose a Scenic Discovery kayak or hiking excursion. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 15 Funchal, Madeira
Day 16 At sea
Day 17 Lisbon, Portugal
All This Included
Take the southern route from Rio de Janeiro to Lisbon and let Scenic Eclipse introduce you to the wonders of cruising. On this journey, days at sea are coupled with exciting port stops brimming with a host of all-inclusive shore excursions.
A long-held dream for many people is the ocean crossing the Atlantic Ocean between the Americas and Europe. Visit some of South Americas most colourful cities, Rio de Janeiro and Salvador de Bahia, then cross the Atlantic to Cape Verde archipelago. Cruise north to Funchal, on the Portuguese Island of Madeira before concluding your epic journey in Lisbon.
Cruising: Cabin onboard Scenic Eclipse
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* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.