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Ancient Seafarer Route - 8439

Departure: Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Nights: 10 nights
Departs: Lisbon
Returns: Dover
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  • Itinerary

    Ancient Seafarer Route - 8439

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Wednesday, May 8, 2024 Lisbon, Portugal Embark 5:00 PM
    View of Lisbon, Portugal

    Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, lies in the western Iberian Peninsula aside the Atlantic Ocean and the Tagus River. As one of the oldest cities in the world, it is rich in Romanesque, Gothic, Baroque, Modern and Post-Modern constructions. The city is also crossed by historical boulevards and monuments along the main thoroughfares. Read more about Lisbon, Portugal

    2 Thursday, May 9, 2024 Oporto, Portugal 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Oporto, Portugal

    Located in the scenic estuary of the Douro River with swathes of vineyards clinging to the hills, Oporto - aka Porto - is Portugal's second largest metropolis, and one of Europe's most charismatic cities. The city is home to monuments by leading world architects from the past and the present, and some fantastic baroque carvings. Then there’s the world-famous sweet wine, and Ribeira - Its historical centre - that was awarded World Heritage status by UNESCO. Read more about Oporto, Portugal

    3 Friday, May 10, 2024 El Ferrol, Spain 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of El Ferrol, Spain

    El Ferrol is a city and a naval station located on the Atlantic coast of NW Spain. Perhaps best known for its spectacular Easter week celebrations, with the town’s maritime and military tradition reflected in a procession through the streets, and with statues of the saints being carried to the rhythm of drums and musical bands. Those interested in archaeology will be fascinated by the nearby existence of prehistoric human settlements, an abundance of burial chambers, megalithic monuments, and Petroglyphs. Read more about El Ferrol, Spain

    4 Saturday, May 11, 2024 At Sea
    5 Sunday, May 12, 2024 Waterford, Ireland 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Waterford, Ireland

    Waterford City is the capital of the sunny SE of Ireland and Ireland's oldest city. Situated on the River Suir, it has a long maritime history, being one of Ireland's major ports for over a millennium. Today, the world over, the city is synonymous with Waterford Crystal, a legacy of its glass-making industry since 1783. Read more about Waterford, Ireland

    6 Monday, May 13, 2024 Holyhead, Great Britain 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Holyhead, Great Britain

    Holyhead is the largest town on the island of Anglesey, off the coast of Wales, and is perhaps known best for being a busy ferry port. It is also well known for offering easy access to some of the best attractions in the country. Subsequently, visitors typically spend the whole day on day trips through Wales to see, for example, the three nearby medieval castle towns, the more distant Snowdonia National Park and the Ffestiniog Steam Railway. Read more about Holyhead, Great Britain

    7 Tuesday, May 14, 2024 Greencastle, Great Britain 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Greencastle, Great Britain

    Greencastle lies at the northernmost tip of Ireland in County Donegal, the Republic of Ireland. It is situated on the west bank of Lough Foyle, the estuary of the River Foyle. (On the east bank is Northern Ireland, UK.) Greencastle is a commercial fishing port. Read more about Greencastle, Great Britain

    8 Wednesday, May 15, 2024 At Sea
    9 Thursday, May 16, 2024 St Malo, France 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of St Malo, France

    St Malo (aka Saint-Malo, Sant-Maloù, Saent-Malô) on the English Channel in Brittany in the NW of France, is an amazing, historic, ancient walled city. With its tall granite mansion blocks lining the attractive lanes and squares, its numerous ramparts that offer amazing views, and its cobbled streets brimming with restaurants, bars and shops, it is considered to be the most attractive channel port in France. The Citadel, aka the Old Town, was originally built on a rocky island at the mouth of the Rance estuary, a strategic position for defence, but today the modern harbour connects the citadel to the mainland. Read more about St Malo, France

    10 Friday, May 17, 2024 Cherbourg, France 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Cherbourg, France

    Cherbourg is a coast town of Normandy, France, on the English Channel. Of special note is that Cherbourg was the first stop of the Titanic after leaving England. Also of note are the massive man-made sea walls and the ever-busy piers. Read more about Cherbourg, France

    11 Saturday, May 18, 2024 Dover, Great Britain 5:30 AM Disembark
    View of Dover, Great Britain

    Dover, the world’s busiest ferry port, is located in the county of Kent, England, at the extreme SE corner of Britain. It faces France across the narrowest part of the English Channel, 35 km away across the Straits of Dover. Possibly best known for its lyrically famous ‘White Cliffs’, archaeological finds have revealed that the area has always been a focus for peoples entering and leaving Britain, and this continues to this day. Read more about Dover, Great Britain

  • Ship

    Seabourn Ovation Overview

    Seabourn Ovation

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    Seabourn Ovation began service in May 2018 and continues the brand’s signature features: High staff to passenger ratio, relaxed club-like atmosphere, all of your expenses included in the fare, and visit many ports hidden from other ships.

  • Cabins

    Seabourn Ovation Cabins

    Specialty Suite

    Specialty Suite

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    Cabin Types

    GR, WG, SS, PG, O1, O2

    Average Cabin Size – 82.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 29.0 m2

    Size: 1,292 sq. ft. Veranda: 244 sq. ft. When combining the following suites, their suite numbers change as follows: suites 846 and 848 become Grand Wintergarden Suite 8468; suites 849 and 851 become Grand Wintergarden Suite 8491. Description: Grand Wintergarden Suites feature large windows, dining for six, Glass-enclosed solarium with tub and day bed, Two bedrooms, Two bathrooms (one whirlpool), Convertible sofa bed for one, Pantry with wet bar, Two flat-screen TVs.

    Penthouse Suite

    Penthouse Suite

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    Cabin Types

    PS, PH

    Average Cabin Size – 40.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 9.0 m2

    Size: 639 to 677 sq. ft.; Veranda: 254 to 288 sq.ft. All Penthouse Suite feature dining table for two to four and separate bedroom. Glass door to veranda, two flat-screen TVs, fully stocked bar, spacious bathroom with tub, shower and large vanity.

    Verandah Suite

    Verandah Suite

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    Cabin Types

    V4, V3, V2, V1, SV, OB, RB

    Average Cabin Size – 28.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 6.0 m2

    Size: 246 to 302 sq. ft.; Veranda: 68 to 83 sq. ft. Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guest. All Veranda Suites feature: A full-length window, Glass door to private veranda, Comfortable living area, Queen-size bed or two twin beds, Dining table for two, Walk-in closet, Interactive flat-screen television with music and movies, Fully stocked bar and refrigerator, Makeup vanity, Spacious bathroom with separate tub and shower.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Seabourn Ovation


    • Third Guest Capacity Suite
    • Obstructed port side view with larger veranda overlooking the center pool
    • Shower only
    • Elevator
    • Connecting Suites
    • Suites 700 and 701 are subject to noise when anchoring and have all metal veranda railings, limiting the view when seated
    • This Suite has smaller veranda
    • The veranda railings in this suite is part metal and part glass from floor to teak rail
    • Partially Obstructed View
    • Self Service Launderette
    • Suite 830 Third Guest capacity for Seabourn Odyssey and Seabourn Quest only
    • Wheelchair Accessible Suites
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    The Seabourn Value Fare is the lowest available fare of the day.
    • Flexible, refundable deposit.
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    • Gourmet dining with complimentary beverages
    • Open bar - selected beers, wines, spirits
    • Enjoy complimentary beverages on board.
    • Each suite comes with a personal steward to ensure every need is met.

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    Seabourn - Luxury inclusions

    Seabourn - Luxury inclusions

    Seabourn Luxury Inclusions:
    • Gratuities
    • Gourmet dining with complimentary beverages
    • Open bar - selected beers, wines, spirits
    • Enjoy complimentary beverages on board.
    • Each suite comes with a personal steward to ensure every need is met.

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    Seabourn All inclusive difference:
    • Premium spirits and fine wines
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  • Ancient Seafarer Route - 8439

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