Discover Italy, Greece and Turkey

15 Days
Civitavecchia (Rome) to Athens (Piraeus)
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$ 11,532
Dates & Pricing

2024 Civitavecchia (Rome) > Athens (Piraeus)

Tour Map
Tour Code:
2M08
Duration:
15 days
Departure City:
Civitavecchia (Rome)
Return City:
Athens (Piraeus)

15 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Civitavecchia (Rome)

    Your cruise starts in Civitavecchia, where you’ll embark your superyacht.

    Please book your flight to arrive into Rome prior to 02:00 PM.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Capri

    An island in Italy’s Bay of Naples, Capri is synonymous for stunning natural beauty. Turquoise water and beautiful coves dot the dramatic coastline, and high-end hotels, shopping and cuisine attract the rich and famous as they dock in the beautiful Marina Grande.

    Included Excursion

    Guided tour of Capri

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - 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 cafes.

    EmeraldPLUS

    Guided tour of Sorrento with gelato presentation and tasting

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    Guided tour of UNESCO World Heritage-listed Pompeii (extra expense, must be pre-booked)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Amalfi

    Sitting in the foothills of Mount Cerreto, the ambient setting of Amalfi is a pleasant collection of piazzas and waterfront restaurants. Despite its diminutive size, this town was once a maritime powerhouse.

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    Amalfi Coast by kayak (extra expense)

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    Gems of the Amalfi Coast (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Giardini Naxos

    Giardini Naxos is a gorgeous beach resort, with a resplendent horseshoe bay and seafront lined with bars and restaurants.  

    Included Excursion

    A walking tour of Taormina

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    Alcantara River Tubing (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Cephalonia, Greece

    Cephalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands and arguably the most beautiful. The island was also made famous when it is featured in the Hollywood movie ‘Captain Corelli’s Mandolin’.

    Included Excursion

    Highlights of Cephalonia

    EmeraldACTIVE

    Guided hike in Cephalonia

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Itea (Delphi)- Transit the Corinth Canal

    Surrounded by rolling hills covered in olive trees, the waterfront town of Itea is close to the archaeological site of Delphi. Witness the impressive engineering feat of the Corinth Canal, a key navigational route for over 2,000 years.

    Included Excursion

    A guided tour of Delphi

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Athens (Piraeus), Greece

    After breakfast, you can explore Athens on your own, discovering further the splendour of this ancient city. In the afternoon, we’ll welcome back on board your Emerald Cruises luxury yacht for the second half of the journey where you’ll get to explore Greek Islands and Turkish coastlines in depth.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Patmos, Greece

    In the north of Greece’s Dodecanese Islands, the sacred Aegean Island of Patmos is famous as the place where Saint John wrote the Book of Revelation. Patmos is a wonderful stop for those inspired by nature, architecture, history or, simply, for sun worshippers.

    Included Excursion

    Included Excursion Walking tour of the old town

    EmeraldACTIVE

    Hike to the Monastery of St. John and cave of the apocalypse

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    Photo safari in Patmos (extra expense, must be pre-booked)

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    A glimpse of monastic life (extra expense, must be pre-booked)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Kusadasi, Turkey

    This beach resort town on Turkey’s west coast dates to 3000 BC and is now a busy cruise port with a renowned nightlife. Home to a small, Byzantine castle, the Grand Bazaar sells the wares of numerous merchants and much in the way of monuments to the past.

    Included Excursion

    Included Excursion Guided tour of Ephesus

    EmeraldACTIVE

    Sightseeing bike tour of Kusadasi and surrounding areas

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    Ebru Painting Workshop (extra expense, must be pre-booked)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Bodrum, Turkey

    Reaching from Turkey’s southwest coast into the Aegean Sea, the stunning twin bays of Bodrum are home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, built between 350 and 353BC for Mausolus. While Bodrum has a rich history, the city is a modern playground for Turkish and foreign visitors alike, with two contrasting sides, east and west.

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    Guided tour of Bodrum with a visit to the Tomb of Mausolus (extra expense)

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    Guided Scuba diving experience (extra expense)

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    Farmers market visit followed by cooking class to learn how to make local delicacies (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Rhodes, Greece

    The capital of the Dodecanese Islands, Rhodes seemingly has it all. Lush green valleys, golden beaches, and archaeological sites. Known as the Island of the Knights, the medieval city is a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.

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    Guided tour of Lindos (extra expense)

    Panoramic Rhodes (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Amorgos, Greece

    The furthest eastern island of the Cyclades group, Amorgos is a secret, untouched hideaway where unique natural landscapes are dotted with Cycladic architecture. Here, beautiful beaches welcome relaxation and hiking trails awaken the adventurer in you.

    Included Excursion

    Guided city tour of the old town

    EmeraldPLUS

    Folklore show and local delicacies

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    Highlights of Amorgos (extra expense)

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    Kayaking tour (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Mykonos, Greece

    Named after Apollo’s grandson, this cosmopolitan Greek island in the heart of the Cyclades is built on myth and legend. Clear blue skies, renowned beaches and white-washed windmills make it the perfect port stop.

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    Discover the ancient and modern art of mosaic making (extra expense)

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    Ancient Delos (extra expense)

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    Guided walking tour of Mykonos town with wine tasting (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Athens (Piraeus), Greece

    Your time aboard your Emerald Cruises luxury yacht comes to an end in Athens. After bidding farewell to the crew and your fellow guests, you will be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.

    Please book your flight to depart out of Athens after 12:00 PM.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Emerald Cruises cannot guarantee the cruise will operated unaltered from the itinerary states above.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

YOUR CRUISE INCLUDES
  • 14 nights on board an Emerald Cruises luxury yacht
  • Airport transfers to and from the ship
  • The services of an Emerald Cruises Tour Manager
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 40 superb meals including 14 Breakfasts (B), 12 Lunches (L), 14 Dinners (D)
  • Including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks served with lunch and dinner on board

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