Rome (Civitavecchia, Italy) to Monte Carlo (Monaco) on Silver-Whisper

30 September 2018
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Day Date Port Arrive Depart
1 - Sunday 30 September Rome (Civitavecchia, Italy) 1900
This busy port is a hub for travel throughout the Mediterranean and has direct rail connections to Rome. In Civitavecchia itself, there is a seafront promenade and beach, a long modern pier and the Archaeological Park of Terme Taurine, where there are Roman baths built by Emperor Hadrian around hot sulphur springs. The town has a good choice of seafood restaurants, and a few kilometers down the coast is the important 9th-century castle of Santa Severa, built on the ancient site of Pyrgi.
2 - Monday 01 October Sorrento (Italy) 0800
Sorrento lies on a peninsula on the south side of the Bay of Naples, and is the gateway to the picturesque Amalfi Coast, the islands of Ischia and Capri, and the ancient sites of Pompeii and Paestum. Sorrento itself has an unhurried charm, with cafes serving the local tipple, Limoncello in Piazza Tasso. Worth a visit are the Baroque Church del Carmine, the 18th-century villa, Palazzo Correa, and Museo Bottega, which has frescoed vaults and antiquities on display.
3 - Tuesday 02 October Sorrento (Italy) 1300
4 - Wednesday 03 October Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy) 0800 1700
Cagliari in southern Sardinia is an ancient city and the capital of the island. A stroll through the town gives easy access to its historic churches and museums and the winding alleys and piazzas of the old the walled Castello area. There are good views of the bay from Terrazza Umberto I, reached via a grand flight of stairs from Bastione di St Remy, and the town also has a Roman amphitheatre dating back to 2AD.
5 - Thursday 04 October Ajaccio (Corsica) 1000 1900
Ajaccio's port is adjacent to the town, which is the capital of Corsica and the birthplace of Napoleon. His former home is now a museum, one of a number of attractions which include a museum exhibiting paintings by Raphael, Botticelli and Titian, a palm-fringed promenade and a good selection of chic shops and restaurants. Just along the coast is Cupulatta, a breeding centre for tortoises and turtles.
6 - Friday 05 October Livorno (Pisa/Florence, Italy) 0800 2300
Large ships visiting Livorno dock a short distance from this town on the western coast of Tuscany. It has a long seafront stretching to Antignano, edged with trees and Art Nouveau villas. The Venezia Nuova quarter is an area of canals, bridges and the handsome 17th-century buildings of Via Borra. Livorno has good rail links to Florence, Pisa and Lucca.
7 - Saturday 06 October Portofino (Italy) 0800 2300
This beautiful Italian Riviera town has been favoured by the rich and famous for decades. It is built on a hillside sloping down to the sea and its easily recognizable harbour of brightly-painted houses. There are pleasant walks through the olive groves into Portofino National Park and to the gardens and terrace of 15th-century Castello Brown. Sea taxis depart from Portofino for the attractive towns of the Cinque Terre.
8 - Sunday 07 October Saint Tropez (France) 0830 2230
The port of St Tropez is in the heart of this sophisticated town, which is a by-word for glitz and glamour and a paradise for shopping and people-watching. Historically, St Tropez was a military stronghold and a small fishing village ' some of its old charm remains in narrow lanes and the Provencal market, the citadel and castle. There is a scenic coastal path leading to small beaches and ancient ruins.
9 - Monday 08 October Marseille (France) 0800 1900
Marseille's busy new port is a bus ride away from the city, where there are a variety of shops, the Byzantine cathedral of Notre Dame, and Palais du Pharo were Napoleon III once lived. Vieux Port is the historic waterfront area, and boats take visitors to Chateu d'If which featured in 'The Count of Monte Cristo'.
10 - Tuesday 09 October Monte Carlo (Monaco) 0800
The cruise ship terminal in Monte Carlo is within walking distance of the town, a glitzy and sophisticated destination well-known for its Grand Prix and the Grand Casino, and for the sleek yachts in its harbour. There are numerous boutiques, the imposing St Nicholas Cathedral, and the hill-top Royal Palace.
Code Category Status Latest Price
VI Vista Suite WAITLIST £4600pp
TS Terrace Suite WAITLIST £4800pp
B1 Veranda 1 WAITLIST £5600pp
B2 Veranda 2 WAITLIST £5800pp
B3 Veranda 3 WAITLIST £5900pp
B4 Veranda 4 WAITLIST £6000pp
ME Medallion Suite WAITLIST £8400pp
SL Silver Suite WAITLIST £8700pp
R1 Royal 1 Suite WAITLIST £9000pp
G1 Grand 1 Suite WAITLIST £9500pp
O1 Owner's 1 Suite WAITLIST £11400pp
R2 Royal 2 Suite WAITLIST £12500pp
G2 Grand 2 Suite WAITLIST £13500pp
O2 Owner's 2 Suite WAITLIST £14100pp
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30 September 2018£4600pp