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Transatlantic Cruise from Rio de Janeiro to Marseille aboard MSC Grandiosa


About this cruise

Embark on an 18-day cruise adventure across the Atlantic Ocean, starting from Rio de Janeiro and sailing to Marseille aboard the MSC Grandiosa ship. Discover enchanting destinations in Brazil, Spain, Morocco, and France along the way.

Cabin Prices

The cruise price at the top of the page (1.189€) is listed for the accommodation of one person in a double cabin. To get the total cabin cost, multiply this price by two. All subsequent prices are listed for the entire cabin and do not require additional multiplication.

All prices presented on this website are approximate and do not constitute a public offer. For precise price information, please contact the service provider.

Single Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
03/04/2024 - 20/04/2024 1.950€ 2.220€ 2.760€ 5.530€

Double Cabin Price

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
03/04/2024 - 20/04/2024 2.380€ 2.680€ 3.280€ 6.770€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with One Child

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
03/04/2024 - 20/04/2024 2.620€ 3.220€ 3.520€ 8.230€

Cabin Price for Two Adults with Two Children

Cruise DateInterior CabinOcean View CabinBalcony CabinSuite
03/04/2024 - 20/04/2024 2.740€ 3.340€ 3.640€ 8.230€

Cruise Route

Day 1: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Departure time: 20:00. The metropolis of Rio de Janeiro is nestled in a beautiful landscape with offshore islands and dream beaches. Landmarks of the city are the always pulsating Copacabana beach and the Sugarloaf Mountain, which gives the city its unmistakable silhouette. Across the hill Corcovado stands the world-famous Christ statue. Historic churches and monuments compete here with modern architecture. Typical traditional street markets can be found next to the most modern shopping centers. A ride on the cable car to the over 700 m high Sugarloaf Mountain offers a breathtaking view of the city. Sightseeing: Metropolitan Cathedral, Municipal Theater, Imperial Palace, National History Museum, Sugarloaf Mountain, Christ Statue.

Day 2 - 9: Sea day.

Day 10: Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Tenerife), Canary Islands. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 17:00. Duration of port stay: 10 hours. The island capital Santa Cruz de Tenerife is a friendly, lively city that is home to picturesque streets, parks, and squares, as well as the famous botanical garden. The center of Santa Cruz is a mixture of old neighborhoods and modern architecture. The famous beaches Las Gaviotas and Las Teresitas are located very close to the city. The mountain Monte de la Esperanza in front of the city is also worth a visit, as the summit offers a breathtaking view of the island. Attractions: Plaza de Espana with War Memorial, Museums of Archaeology and Anthropology, Carta-Palace, Baroque Church Iglesia de la Concepción, Museum of Painting and Sculpture, Castillo de Paso Alto.

Day 11: Sea day.

Day 12: Casablanca, Morocco. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 22:00. Duration of port stay: 15 hours. Casablanca is a modern metropolis with few old buildings and Moroccan cultural elements. It is influenced by French colonialism. The cityscape, initially consisting mainly of wide boulevards and French-inspired townhouses from the 1930s and 1940s, is now complemented by new skyscrapers and buildings in a new Oriental style. The attractions of Casablanca are the "Hassan II Mosque" and the "Youtiya" crafts market in the new Medina, the Habbous district. The main buildings in the Medina are the "Jamaa el Kebir" and "Jamaa ech Chleuh" mosques, and the Koubba of "Sidi el Kairouani", the city`s first patron saint.

Day 13: Sea day.

Day 14: Málaga, Spain. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 19:00. Duration of port stay: 12 hours. Malaga was founded by the seafaring Phoenicians around the 8th century BC. Today, Malaga is a modern city with a significant commercial port, an airport, and a university. Additionally, the city benefits from a year-round ideal climate, making it one of the most important tourist destinations on the Iberian Peninsula. Points of interest include the Royal Palace "Alcazaba," built in the 11th century and equipped with an Archaeological Museum, the city`s cathedral, built around 1528, with charming chapels "Capilla Mayor" and "Capilla del Sagrado Corazón," numerous churches, Pablo Picasso`s birthplace, and the 18th-century buildings "Casa del Consulado," "Palacio de la Aduana," "Casa Palacio del Marqués de Valdeflores," and the park areas "Puerta Oscura," "de Ricasso," and "de Pedro Luis Alonso.".

Day 15: Sea day.

Day 16: Valencia, Spain. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 19:00. Duration of port stay: 12 hours. Valencia, located on the east coast of Spain, was founded by the Romans and later occupied by the Moors in the early Middle Ages before being reconquered by the Christians. The old town is home to numerous remarkable buildings, such as the cathedral dating back to 1262, whose bell tower is the symbol of Valencia, and the Church of Saint Catherine. Visitors can also explore the well-preserved towers of the medieval city wall. For relaxation, a trip on the modern tram to one of Valencia`s many beaches is highly recommended. Notable sights include: the Cathedral, Basilica de la Virgen de los Desamparados, Imperial Monastery, Church of San Nicolas, Church of San Martin, La Lonja de la Seda, City Hall, Central Market, Colon Market, Estacion del Norte, Turia Gardens, City of Arts and Sciences.

Day 17: Barcelona, Spain. Arrival time: 07:00. Departure time: 19:00. Duration of port stay: 12 hours. The city is a successful blend of tradition and modernity. Here you can find both historical buildings from the Middle Ages and modern architecture. Barcelona is considered the most important economic center of Catalonia. In terms of culture, the Mediterranean metropolis has a lot to offer, including the Picasso Museum, the Museum of Modern Art, and the National Art Museum of Catalonia. In the Gothic old town "Barri Gotic" you will find the Cathedral "La Seu" from the 13th century. However, the symbol of Barcelona is the church "Sagrada Familia", designed by Antonio Gaudí. Barcelona is bustling both during the day with business activities and at night with an active nightlife. Another attraction is the "Rambles", the magnificent promenade located in the center, with numerous street cafes, shops, restaurants, bars, and nightclubs. Furthermore, one should not miss "El Puerto", the harbor with its beautiful view over Barcelona and the nearby boulevard "Paseo de Colón".

Day 18: Marseille, France. Arrival time: 08:00. Marseille is considered to be the largest and oldest port on the French Mediterranean coast and at the same time a vibrant metropolis. The city was founded in the 6th century BC by Greek colonists in a picturesque bay, lived off trade, and quickly developed into an important port city. Marseille is a cosmopolitan and hospitable tourist city that offers numerous shopping, entertainment, and recreational opportunities. Attractions: "Basilique St-Victor," the Old Port, the charity house "la Ville Charité," the cathedral "la Major," the town hall, the historical museum, the Museum of Roman "Docks," the Archaeological Museum, the Museum "Longchamp," the Museum "Grobet-Labadié," the Museum "Cantini.".