|April 20-May 1, 2014|
History comes to life on this extraordinary voyage that reflects the heart and soul of the Mediterranean. Uncover cultural and historical treasures as you sail the shores of France, Monaco, Italy, Turkey and Greece aboard Oceania Cruises’ newest ship, Riviera, which offers one of the best cruising experiences at sea. Depart Barcelona for the colorful French city of Marseille and explore its historic old town or head into the Provençal countryside where you’ll find the lovely towns of Aix and Avignon. Next visit Monte Carlo, the glittering playground on the renowned French Riviera, before continuing to the celebrated city of Florence, bursting with world-class art and architecture. Majestic Rome offers up its stunning wealth of historical monuments and then the colorful towns of Amalfi and Positano, set on dramatic seaside slopes, captivate all who visit. Stop at Taormina for a Sicilian blend of ancient ruins and modern comforts; reward yourself with an exploration of ancient Ephesus near Kusadasi, Turkey; and unwind on the Greek isle of Santorini with its spectacular volcano-carved landscapes, before concluding your voyage in Athens, Greece. From Florence’s fabled Renaissance architecture to Amalfi’s 12th-century Capuchin monastery, from Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel in Rome to the famed Library of Celsus in Ephesus, old world history comes alive on this seafaring adventure.
Pricing starting at $3,499 per person, double occupancy, airfare included.
This trip is offered by Go Next.