Venice to Barcelona (Spain) on Riviera

1 November 2018
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Riviera

Day Date Port Arrive Depart
1 - Thursday 01 November Venice
The glorious buildings along the Grand Canal are a breathtaking sight - the ornate fa'ades of 15th century Palazzo Dario and Ca' d'Oro, the Rialto and St Mark's Square and Basilica. Venice is renowned for its Murano glass and for its exclusive shops. Upmarket boutiques run from Piazza San Marco to the Accademia Bridge and more unusual wares are available in Frezzeria.
2 - Friday 02 November Venice 1600
3 - Saturday 03 November Dubrovnik (Croatia) 1000 2300
The red-roofed city of Dubrovnik can be admired from the walkway along its 10th century walls. Below, the elegant, marble-paved Stradun leads to colourful caf's, St Blaise's church, Sponza Palace and the cloistered Franciscan Monastery housing a pharmacy which has been in use since 1316.
4 - Sunday 04 November Kotor (Montenegro) 0800 1800
The lovely fortified town of Kotor sits in a dramatic bay surrounded by limestone massifs in a magnificent region of Montenegro. Kotor's city walls enclose a well-preserved medieval centre, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. St Tryphon's Cathedral is decorated with 14th-century frescoes.
5 - Monday 05 November Cruising The Ionian Sea
6 - Tuesday 06 November Valletta (Malta) 0800 2200
Arriving in Valletta, the site of its magnificent Grand Harbour is memorable. The old warehouses of the harbour area now contain a string of elegant restaurants and bars. Uphill is the impressive City Gate, leafy squares and some fine buildings including St John's Cathedral which displays a painting by Caravaggio. Traffic-free Republic Street is the main shopping area, and from the ramparts of Hastings Gardens there are wonderful sea views and a caf'.
7 - Wednesday 07 November Taormina (Italy) 0800 1800
The port for Taormina is Giardini Naxos, whilst Taormina town sits high above the bay on the flanks of Monte Tauro and can be reached by taxi, shuttle bus or a cable car from Mazzaro Bay. The medieval town has elegant boutiques and restaurants along Corso Umberto, a 13th-century Duomo, Palazzo Corvaja and lush public gardens. The chief sight is the idyllically situated Greek amphitheatre with views of snow-capped Mount Etna.
8 - Thursday 08 November Naples (Italy) 0700 1800
The city of Naples is a maze of architectural treasures and busy streets in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius. Among the key sights are the 13th-century Duomo, the Royal Palace, the Teatro San Carlo, and the underground tunnels of the Napoli Sotteranea. The chief shopping areas are Piazza dei Martiri, Via Calabritto, and the glass arcade of Galleria Umberto. Naples is also the gateway to the remains of ancient Pompeii.
9 - Friday 09 November Rome (Civitavecchia, Italy) 0800 2000
Civitavecchia is the port for Rome. There is an efficient direct rail link from the port to Rome which takes around 80 minutes. Once in the Italian capital, there is much to see and do; the chief sights are Vatican City, the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain, the Sistine Chapel and its magnificent ceiling, and the Spanish Steps. Designer shops can be found on the Via dei Condotti and Via del Corso, and there are good restaurants throughout the city.
10 - Saturday 10 November Livorno (Pisa/Florence, Italy) 0800 2000
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.
11 - Sunday 11 November Monte Carlo (Monaco) 0800 1800
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.
12 - Monday 12 November Marseille (France) 0800 1800
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'.
13 - Tuesday 13 November Barcelona (Spain) 0600 1700
Cruise ships arrive in Barcelona at one of the berths beyond the famous thoroughfare, Las Ramblas. The port provides the low-cost Blue Bus shuttle transfer into the city, where there are world-class museums dedicated to football, history, Picasso, Miro and Gaudi. The skyline of Barcelona is dominated by Gaudi's architecture - the magnificent Sagrada Familia Cathedral, the apartment block of Casa Mila, and at ground level, Parc Guell.
Code Category Status Latest Price
G Inside Stateroom CLOSED £2369pp
F Inside Stateroom WAIT LIST £2589pp
C Deluxe Ocean View WAIT LIST £2889pp
B4 Veranda Stateroom GUARANTEE £2969pp
B3 Veranda Stateroom GUARANTEE £3039pp
B2 Veranda Stateroom AVAILABLE £3119pp
B1 Veranda Stateroom AVAILABLE £3149pp
A4 Concierge Level Veranda GUARANTEE £3269pp
A3 Concierge Level Veranda AVAILABLE £3339pp
A2 Concierge Level Veranda AVAILABLE £3419pp
A1 Concierge Level Veranda AVAILABLE £3489pp
PH3 Penthouse Suite GUARANTEE £4159pp
PH2 Penthouse Suite AVAILABLE £4349pp
PH1 Penthouse Suite AVAILABLE £4529pp
OC Oceania Suite CLOSED £6769pp
VS Vista Suite CLOSED £7519pp
OS Owners Suite AVAILABLE £9759pp
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