When travel returns, where will you go first? With a cruise vacation, there is no need to compromise. Cruise from one port to another, sampling multiple cities and countries from the comfort of your modern suite—and only unpack once! This week, we are highlighting a sample of one of our top itineraries below, so you can get an in-depth look at what your future cruise vacation could look like from any one of our award-winning cruise lines.
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Sample the best of Europe: Italy, France, & Spain
Available itineraries may vary*
1. Trevi Fountain
With neighboring countries only a few nautical miles away, a cruise along the coast of Europe (or through its iconic rivers), makes Europe a top cruise destination for new and seasoned travelers. For this route, Civitavecchia, Italy, will be your departure port—a quaint coastal city on the outskirts of mighty Rome, home to the 16th century Forte Michelangelo. Settle in early with an extra night or two to in Rome to explore the ancient sites, from the Colosseum to the Trevi Fountain.
2. Coast of Tuscany
Next, start the day with a rich espresso and head onwards to the charms of Livorno on the breathtaking coast of Tuscany. Explore true Renaissance architecture dating back to the rule of the royal Medici family, allowing you to step back in time before dining on fresh seafood fare and exploring the bustling Terrazza Mascagni city center. Next, Stroll through charming Nuova Venezia (New Venice), named for its Venetian-inspired series of bridges and canals. Not to be missed is one of the most popular excursions—a day trip to one of the world’s most popular photo ops at the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Cinque Terre, Cavoli Beach, and the Chianti wine region are only a stone’s throw or ferry transfer away.
3. Monte Carlo Casino
Next up, take in a vibrant sunset on deck before retreating to your cozy suite. Wake up in Monte Carlo, Monaco in the French Riviera for a day of exploration and evening of elegance at the luxurious Monte Carlo Casino. Try your hand with lady luck or be moved by a world-renowned performance at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo or Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo while wearing your holiday best. Stroll through the exotic botanical garden, Jardin Exotique de Monaco overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, or wander through Le Rocher to take in centuries old history, home to the Prince of Monte Carlo.
4. Marseille Seaside
Next, to Marseille, France in the stunning region of Provence. Head to the bohemian old quarter of Le Panier for cobblestoned streets and colorful street art. Marvel at the intricacies and architecture of Marseille Cathedral, a Roman Catholic church and national monument. When in France, top-off your evening with fine wine pairings and a Michelin Star dining experience at AM par Alexandre Mazzia, an intimate upscale venue with a daily chef’s choice menu. Or simply, spend time with your loved ones by the seaside.
5. Barcelona, Spain
Last, but certainly not least on your extraordinary cruise adventure is Barcelona, Spain. Mouth-watering tapas and vibrant dishes, stunning Gothic architecture and unique cultural experiences are the perfect way to end your long-awaited vacation. Visit another world-famous photo op at Casa Batlló, a UNESCO World Heritage site and vivid masterpiece designed by Antoni Gaudi. Relax and let the beautiful sites sink in, all set against the backdrop of stunning beaches and the breathtaking blues of the Mediterranean Sea.
Itineraries and excursions will vary, and our Vacation Consultants are here to help you explore unlimited options when it comes to your cruise vacation, when the time is right. Until then, feel free to browse our latest offers to save your future seat on limited sailings, or stay tuned until next week for a new featured itinerary!Get Assistance
*Specific safety and testing regulations may apply to the above destinations. Certain activities and sites may be closed. Please prepare accordingly and refer to government sites for more information and local mandates, your Vacation Consultant will be happy to assist you.