Discover Italy & Croatia

22 Days
Rome to Venice
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$ 22,430
$ 18,324
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2022 Rome > Venice

Sail from Civitavecchia (Rome) to Sorrento, on Italy’s southern coast, and explore Sicily with stops in Palermo, Trapani and Porto Empedocle. Continue onto Malta's capital, Valletta before visiting the fiery city of Naples. The paradise-like island of Capri awaits, before visiting the ancient port city of Catania on Sicily’s east coast. Dock in Crotone before crossing the Adriatic Sea to the port town of Bari, carry on to the Croatian city of Split and back to Ancona, in Italy’s Marche region. Stop off in the northern port city of Trieste, before your cruise culminates in magnificent Venice.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
2M06
Duration:
22 days
Departure City:
Rome
Return City:
Venice

Selected Itinerary

22 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Civitavecchia (Rome),Italy

    Upon your arrival in Civitavecchia, you’ll board your spectacular super yacht, Emerald Azzurra, to commence your yacht cruise.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Sorrento

    A quaint resort credited with inspiring the works of Charles Dickens and Leo Tolstoy, Sorrento provides a romantic introduction to the Amalfi Coast. The historic town has spectacular views over the Bay of Naples, and its maze of cobbled streets is punctuated with cosy cafés.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Palermo

    Your discovery of Sicily begins in the capital city of Palermo, a melting pot of elegant piazzas and even better pizza.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Palermo

    The Normans referred to it as the “Kingdom of the sun”, it has been the prize of Roman, Byzantine and Greek settlers, all of which culminates in the wonderfully diverse nature of Palermo. From its grand Piazza Vigilena, with its revered Baroque structures, the colourful masterpiece of Capella Palatina to the bustling markets of Vucciria, it’s no wonder it has previously been named Italian Capital of Culture.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Trapani

    Blessed with one of the most enchanting coastlines in Italy, Trapani is a serene side of Sicily. A heady mix of alluring landscapes, inviting beaches and historic intrigue, including the 18th-century Chiesa Anime Sante del Purgatorio, a church depicting the story of Christ’s Passion.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Porto Empedocle

    A popular beach resort on Sicily’s southern coast Porto Empedocle is instantly recognisable by its striking Quadrangular Tower of Carlo V.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Valletta, Malta

    Once described as “a city built by gentlemen for gentlemen”, the Maltese capital of Valletta in rich in landmarks and beautiful Baroque architecture. Its creation was a labour of love for the Knights of St John, but today it has blossomed as a UNESCO World Heritage and European Art City thanks to its wealth of museums, galleries and charming Barrakka Gardens.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Catania, Italy

    Catania is another of Sicily’s prized gems, a magnetic collection of winding streets and elegant architecture. At its centre is the awe-inspiring UNESCO World Heritage-listed monastery of San Benedetto, a symbol of Catania.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Naples

    Sat in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, the unforgettable city of Naples possesses a passion to match its fiery neighbour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Naples

    The third-largest city in Italy, Naples does things very much in its own way. It is a sea of extraordinary art and culture, unparalleled cuisine and an unmatched history, all sat against the backdrop of one of Europe’s most iconic volcanoes. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Civitavecchia (Rome)

    Centrally located in the Italian region of Lazio, this 2nd century port is home to many of its original features, like the beautifully preserved Roman Dock and the 16th century fort.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Gaeta

    Sandwiched between Rome and Naples, the coastal town of Gaeta is known for its seven stunning beaches and absorbing history. Dominating its landscape is Monte Orlando, an urban nature park and home to the ancient Roman mausoleum of Lucius Muniatus Plancus. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Capri

    Milky white cliffs topped with vibrant green forests welcome you to the idyllic island of Capri. Lying in the Gulf of Naples, its jaw-dropping natural beauty is complemented by its glitzy marina, lined with fellow luxury yachts.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Catania

    Catania is the beating heart of Sicily, a magnetic maze of winding streets and elegant Baroque architecture. At its centre is the awe-inspiring UNESCO World Heritage-listed monastery of San Benedetto, a symbol of the Catania.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Crotone

    At the very tip of Southern Italy is the Calabrian city of Crotone. Legend has it that it owes its name to Greek half-god Hercules, and there are Aegean influences at every turn, including the remnants of Apollo’s temple.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Bari

    Among Italy’s gastronomic heavyweights, Bari is a foodie’s paradise. Taste delicious local seafood dishes, and peruse its street food markets to find mouthwatering southern Italian delicacies.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Split, Croatia

    Enjoy a taste of real Dalmatian life in awe-inspiring Split. Croatia’s second-largest city effortlessly brings together the country’s traditional and contemporary elements. Diocletian’s Palace is an extraordinary example of Roman architecture and features a myriad of hideaway bars and cafes.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Ancona, Italy

    Ancona is the capital of the Marche region of the Adriatic Coast and was founded by Greek settlers around 387 BC. This traditional port town is the perfect place for you to explore picturesque churches or lounge on a local beach.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Ancona

    Spend a little more time getting acquainted with Ancona. Piazza del Plabiscito is the focal point of the historic town, a peaceful square complemented with bars, cafes and restaurants.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Trieste

    Trieste is a little piece of Italy tucked into Slovenia. There is a particularly unique culture in this border town with Italian, Croatian and Austro-Hungarian influences evident across the city, from its elegant Piazza dell’Unita d’Italia to its bronze status of Irish author James Joyce. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  21. Day 21 - Venice

    Enchanting, elegant and unique, Venice is a city unlike any other. Built on a lagoon, its famous waterways are filled with the sound of serenading gondoliers, while its squares are home to marble palaces including the awe-inspiring Palazzo Ducale.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  22. Day 22 - Venice

    Bid farewell to the crew and your fellow passengers as you disembark Emerald Azzurra in the floating city of Venice. You’ll then be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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