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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Mediterranean Journey

Explore the highlights of the Mediterranean on this luxury 12-night cruise, from the glamorous French Riviera to the fascinating city of Italy with visits to Monte Carlo and Dubrovnik.

Luxury Holiday
  • Barcelona
  • Taormina
  • Rome
  • Monte Carlo
  • Amalfi Coast
  • Corfu
  • Dubrovnik
  • Kotor
  • Venice

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Join Sirena in Barcelona to discover architectural treasures and cultural gems on this fascinating voyage around the Mediterranean. Journey to France and admire the Romanesque architecture of the impressive Cathédrale Saint-Marie-Majeure then explore glamorous Cannes.

Cruise to Monte Carlo, a playground for the rich and famous with its legendary casino, then arrive in Livorno, gateway to the Renaissance treasures of Florence and the beautiful city of Pisa, home to the iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa. From Civitavecchia take the chance to explore Rome with its iconic Trevi Fountain, Colosseum and Vatican City. Sail the Amalfi coast for amazing views from the enchanting towns of Positano and Amalfi then explore the beautiful island of Sicily, home to ancient sites and stunning Mount Etna.

Discover the romantic island of Corfu and explore Kotor's beautiful old port guarded by a magnificent city wall. See the sights of Dubrovnik, known as the "Pearl of the Adriatic" then stay overnight in enchanting Venice, home to the spectacular Doge's Palace and Bridge of Sighs.

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Mediterranean Journey Itinerary

Day 1 - Barcelona (Spain)

Embark Sirena in Barcelona

Day 2 - Toulon (France)

Toulon's pretty waterfront is always bursting with life and its charming Old City is designed around stately fountains and small squares. Visit the impressive Cathédrale Saint-Marie-Majeure with its Romanesque architecture and perhaps explore the city's naval history at the marine museum or admire the Provençal paintings at the Museum of Toulon. Take the opportunity to join one of the optional shore excursions such as the guided tour of nearby Cassis or a visit to beautiful Marseille; France's oldest city.

Day 3 - Cannes

Explore glamorous Cannes on the fashionable French Riviera, where luxury yachts line the harbour and celebrities laze on the legendary 7-mile beach. Perhaps visit the 12th century Chapel of St. Anne and the eclectic collection of art in the Museum of the Castre.

Day 4 - Monte Carlo (Monaco)

Drive along the famous Grand Corniche with its stunning views of Monaco and spend the day seeing the sights of Monte Carlo, known as the playground for the rich and famous. Explore the medieval quarter, the Prince's Palace of Monaco and St Nicholas Cathedral.. Optional excursions include a Flavours of Nice Wine Tasting and a tour to the Fragonard Perfume Factory.

Day 5 - Livorno (Italy)

Livorno is the gateway to Renaissance Florence and Pisa. Admire the iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa, the UNESCO-listed Square of Miracles and the Romanesque Pisa Cathedral with its spectacular Byzantine-inspired mosaics. Explore the Renaissance treasures of Florence and perhaps visit Michelangelo's David. The range of optional excursions include a tour of historical Pisa and a trip to Italy's Chanti region where you can explore Siena & San Gimignano.

Day 6 - Civitavecchia

Civitavecchia’s location makes it an ideal base for visiting Rome, Italy's Eternal City, home to magnificent landmarks including the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, St Peter's Basilica and the famous Spanish Steps. Perhaps choose from the optional shore excursions such as a visit to Bracciano Lake with a wine tasting or journey to the ancient city of Viterbo and experience the Terme dei Papi, the “Thermal Baths of the Popes.

Day 7 - Amalfi - Positano

Admire the 12th century Capuchin Monastery and the 11th century cathedral and cloister in charming Amalfi before heading to Positano to see the Moorish-style houses and sparkling bay. Perhaps enjoy an optional enlightening tour of Ravello’s crown jewel, Villa Rufolo or cruise around Amalfi's stunning coastline, which has been deemed a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Day 8 - Taormina, Sicily

See the Roman-style Greek theatre and the 15th century Palazzo Corvaia in Taormina, a charming town overlooking Mount Etna. Perhaps visit the vineyards of the San Michele Estate or take the opportunity to join a yoga class on the Terrace of Taormina.

Day 9 - Corfu (Greece)

Immerse yourself in the glorious scenery beaches, serene monasteries, beautiful palaces and traditional mountain towns of Corfu. Explore Corfu Town's Venetian Fortress, Royal Palace and Town Hall, visit the ornate Achilleion Palace or discover the 13th-century Monastery of Paleokastritsa.

Day 10 - Kotor (Montenegro)

The beautiful town of Kotor is located in the Gulf of Kotor. The old port is surrounded by a magnificent city wall and is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. Other sights include the impressive cathedral of Saint Tryphon. Perhaps explore the Bay of Kotor by Tuk Tuk or take the opportunity to sail to the glorious Our Lady’s Temple in nearby Prcanj for a classical concert and then return to Kotor for a walking tour.

Day 11 - Dubrovnik (Croatia)

Explore Dubrovnik's marble streets, baroque buildings and ancient city walls on an optional guided tour, explore the countryside with a visit to the enchanting seaside resort of Cavtat or visit a vineyard for a wine tasting followed by a visit to a local family for snacks and entertainment in their own home.

Day 12 - Venice (Italy)

Savour the majestic beauty of Venice with its glorious canals, famous bridges, opulent palazzi and elegant churches. Admire the Doge's Palace and St. Mark's Basilica. Perhaps visit lovely Burano and the renowned glass factories on Murano, take a trip to the romantic city of Verona or enjoy the unique experience of taking tea with a countess in her home, the 16th-century Nani Bernardo Palace.

Day 13 - Venice

Disembark Sirena in Venice

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 12-night full board cruise
  • Top-class cuisine in choice of open-seating dining options
  • Unlimited soft drinks, bottled water, coffee, tea and juices
  • 24-hour room service
  • Cruise-related government fees and taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Return flights from the UK - these can be arranged, please contact us for more details
  • Alcoholic beverages, packages available - please contact us for details
  • Shore excursions
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Map for Mediterranean Journey