Cruise Southern Europe: Portugal, Spain, Gibraltar and Morocco

Experience an unforgettable springtime vacation in Europe! Join the NDHS Foundation on a trip to southern Europe March 28 – April 11, 2025. Start your trip with two days in Lisbon, Portugal, and a visit to Fatima with Mass. Then, board the Norwegian Star for an 11-night cruise with stops in Spain, Morocco, Gilbraltar and Portugal. Stroll along Santa Cruz de la Palma’s picturesque streets and promenade, and browse boutique shops or journey outside of the charming town to explore the surrounding dramatic landscapes. Visit Casablanca’s central market –  a massive kaleidoscope of colors! Savor a day touring Cádiz with a visit to the bustling Mercado Central de Abastos – a covered market boasting more than 150 stalls selling fresh seafood and delicious local cuisine – and recline on one of the town’s many beautiful beaches.

March 28 – fly St. Louis to Lisbon
March 29 – Arrive Lisbon, attend a dinner show and night time tour
March 30 – Day Trip to Fatima with Mass
March 31 – ½ Day Tour of Lisbon then transfer to the ship
April 1 – At Sea
April 2 – Santa Cruz de la Palma, Spain
April 3 – San Sebastian de la Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain
April 4 – Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
April 5 – Agadir, Morocco
April 6 – Casablanca, Morocco
April 7 – Gibraltar
April 8 – Malaga, Granada, Spain
April 9 – Cadiz, Seville, Spain
April 10 – Portimão, Portugal
April 11 – Lisbon, Portugal & return home

We will have a travel presentation on June 3 at 6:00 p.m. at Notre Dame. Come learn more about the trip including detailed information about trip itineraries, accommodations, inclusions and costs. For more information, and to RSVP to the travel presentation, contact 1st Class Travel, 573-651-0088 or email You do not have to be associated with Notre Dame to attend or go on trips!