Sun, Sea & Monaco Grand Prix
19th May 2017
Price per person:
Black Watch - Adult only cruise sailing from Southampton.
This thrilling Mediterranean cruise aboard Black Watch is your chance to explore beautiful cities; soak-up some sunshine on beautiful golden-sand beaches; and experience the excitement of a Formula One Grand Prix on one unforgettable holiday.
Monaco is host to arguably the most exciting race in the F1 calendar and docking overnight in nearby Nice on the weekend of the 2017 Monaco Grand Prix, you'll have the opportunity to experience the thrill of this simply spectacular sporting event.
On Saturday you can sample the tense atmosphere of the qualifying session; and then on race day you'll have time to soak up the incredible pre-race atmosphere - a simply unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Please note that tickets are not included to the Grand Prix but they can be purchased from Fred Olsen as part of their shore excursions. Early booking advised.
This 16 night cruise is also perfect for those looking for a bit of sunshine and culture. We visit Cannes - home of the world-renowned annual film festival - before you call into Nice, you can sample the movie-star lifestyle at highend stores and luxury casinos, and capture the splendour of the French Riviera. You will also have the chance to enjoy superb views from the top of the famous rock in Gibraltar, and explore three stunning Spanish cities. See the striking Alcazaba Fortress in Malaga, from where you can also take a trip to Granada and the glorious Alhambra Palace; admire the incredible Roman architecture and picturesque bay of Cartagena; and discover iconic wonders such as the remarkable Sagrada Familia in beautiful Barcelona.