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

Opera in the Mediterranean

Enjoy breath-taking performances by talented soloists from the most famous opera houses of the world on this 7-night opera themed voyage. Cruise from Barcelona to Rome discovering beautiful towns and vibrant cities of Italy. Includes return flights from the UK, unlimited complimentary drinks and pre-paid gratuities

Fly Cruise
7 nights

Luxury Holiday
  • Barcelona
  • Cagliari, Sardinia
  • Capri Marina
  • Rome Sunset
  • Trapani, Sicily
  • Trapani Seashore

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Immerse yourself in the rhythm of the sea on this unique and extraordinary opera voyage! Cruise from the dynamic city of Barcelona to historical Rome discovering numerous Italian gems along the way including Sardinia and Sicily on this luxury 7-night cruise.

Sample delicious wines and tour the beautiful Old Town in Alghero, explore the fascinating archaeological site of Nora in Sardinia’s Cagliari and discover ancient Greek ruins of Selinunte in Sicily.

Spend two days exploring the vibrant cliff-side town of Sorrento, enjoy one of the most beautiful coastal drives in the world as you journey along the Amalfi coast or tour the spectacular archaeology site of Pompeii before disembarking in Rome.

SV758 Operated by Silversea


Opera in the Mediterranean

Day 1 - UK - Barcelona (Spain)

Fly from the UK and arrive in the beautiful city of Barcelona to embark the Silver Spirit before setting sail at 6pm.

Day 2 - Porto Mahon

The lovely Porto Mahon was formerly ruled by the British after they occupied the island in 1722. Explore this delightful port island, chat to the English-speaking locals, enjoy a gin or eat at one of the spectacular waterfront restaurants.

Day 3 - Alghero, Sardinia (Italy)

This charming seaside town is known as 'little Barcelona' due to its distinctly Spanish flavor. Perhaps enjoy a guided walking tour of Sardinia's highlights or sample delicious Spanish wine during a visit to a local winery.

Day 4 - Cagliari, Sardinia

This diverse city has a busy commercial centre alongside a picturesque waterfront as well as impressive Italian architecture that is both modern and medieval. Perhaps discover the fascinating archaeological site of Nora or enjoy a guided walking tour of Cagliari's wealth of landmarks.

Day 5 - Trapani, Sicily

The stunning town of Trapani sits on Sicily's pretty west coast and is very important due to its ancient industry of extracting salt from the marshes. This industry has recently been revived and can be explored at the Museo delle Saline. Perhaps explore the ancient Greek ruins of Selinunte, enjoy brunch and wine tasting at a local wine farm or visit the amazing Opera House in Palermo!

Day 6 - Sorrento

Arrive in the pretty town of Sorrento which sits on the side of a cliff and features two harbours and a small beach. Perhaps drive the Amalfi coast, one of the world's most beautiful coastal drives or explore the famous archaeology site of Pompeii. Stay overnight in Sorrento.

Day 7 - Sorrento

Spend a second day discovering Sorrento. Perhaps enjoy a full-day tour of the famous Capri and visit the village of Positano.

Day 8 - Civitavecchia (Rome) - UK

Disembark the ship in Rome and transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

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

Price Includes

  • 7-night cruise aboard Silver Spirit
  • Return flights from the UK (Business Class flights for bookings made before 30 Nov 2018)
  • Overseas transfers
  • Beverages in-suite and throughout the ship – select wines, premium spirits, specialty coffees and soft drinks, plus your own tailored mini-bar
  • Gourmet cuisine and open seating, with choice of dining venues
  • Sophisticated entertainment from live music to production shows
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the ship
  • Gratuities and complimentary transportation into town where needed
  • Port fares and Government fees/taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Shore excursions
Map for Opera in the Mediterranean