Discover two vibrant Mediterranean countries on one exciting vacation! Your adventure begins with two overnights in fabulous Rome, the “Eternal City.” Heading north, follow the coastline of the Tyrrhenian Sea to marvel at Pisa’s Leaning Tower. Then, spend two nights in Tuscany with Florence, “Cradle of the Renaissance,” and join the included walking tour of the historical center with a Local Guide. In Verona, see Juliet’s famous balcony. In Venice, enjoy a canal boat ride to St. Mark’s Square to marvel at the elaborate architecture and soak in the unique atmosphere. In Ancona, board a ferry for an overnight cruise to Greece. Visit Olympia and the impressive Mycenae archaeological site, and cross the dramatic Corinth Canal. Stay in Athens, where the Acropolis is a highlight of the included sightseeing tour. Then, embark your ship and cruise among the spectacular Greek Isles, including stops in Mykonos; Kusadasi, Turkey; Patmos; Crete; and Santorini. Return to Athens for a final overnight and the conclusion of your vacation.
Individual headsets on land tourInside visits and special features:Shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description including admission charges where applicable.Sightseeing:Visits to Pisa, Verona, Venice, Ravenna, Olympia, Corinth Canal
ROME Residence Parco Tirreno (ST)FLORENCE AREA Meridiana (ST)VENICE AREA Antony Palace (F) at Marcon or Holiday Inn (ST) at MargheraOLYMPIA Olympia Palace (F)NAUPLIA Rex (ST) or Victoria (ST)ATHENS Acropolis Select (ST)
Buffet breakfasts daily; 7 dinners, including a dinner at a local restaurant in Florence and Nauplia
NOTE:Security cruise regulations require clients’ passport information at time of booking.
Transportation: Touring by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach; canal transfer boat in Venice; ferry Ancona-Patras in 2-berth cabins with private shower and toilet; in inside cabins with private shower and toilet; supplement for cabin upgrades are listed under Dates & Prices; all port taxes are not included