Discover the best of both worlds: get a taste of Italy’s passion when you explore Rome, Florence and Venice, then set sail for a 7 night cruise of the Adriatic Sea showing you Mediterranean coastal wonders in Greece, Montenegro and Croatia. You’ve heard about Italy—its mouth-watering cuisine, excellent wine, fabulous art, splendid beauty, ancient ruins, and remarkable architecture—now it’s your turn to experience it all! In Rome step back in time as you get up close to ancient buildings and ruins to imagine what life was like thousands of years ago. Discover the historical sights including St. Peter’s Basilica, the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel and the Colosseum. The capital of the Tuscany region, Florence has historically been a hub of art and culture. Here, enjoy a light lunch and a guided walking tour that includes a visit to see Michelangelo’s famous David statue. Spend time shopping for local Florentine goods. A stop in Pisa will allow you to marvel at the spectacular Square of Miracles with its world-famous Leaning Tower. Then leave the mainland to stay on the unique and intriguing island city of Venice where a private boat ride awaits. Visit St. Mark’s Square and Basilica, the Doges’ Palace, and the Bridge of Sighs. You’ll also have time to explore the maze of streets.
Get on board and relax on the recently refurbished Celestyal Olympia cruise ship. Sail across the glimmering Adriatic Sea and discover the pivotal role it has played on the surrounding countries. Indulge in memorable experiences at each intriguing port of call. Visit the beautiful Greek Island of Corfu and see the Achilleion. Explore the 3000 year old coastal city of Patras. Relive the glorious past of UNESCO listed Kotor, set on a spectacular bay and boasting splendid architecture, monumental walls and a maze of narrow streets. The splendid Croatian cities of Dubrovnik and Split both epitomize the beauty of this cruise. Time to explore the imposing city walls of Dubrovnik, its charming streets and to taste the local specialties. In Split the incredible Diocletian’s Palace awaits you. All this and much more is there for you to discover on a fascinating walking tour.
Throughout this holiday, Globus has taken care of the details, giving you more time to experience the sights and more time to indulge in the sumptuous cuisine, to enjoy some shopping and explore the destinations, and participate in optional excursions. Just imagine the memories you’ll create on this fabulous Mediterranean holiday at a price that’s as enticing as a glass of wine and tiramisù!