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Pompeii is Something So Wonderful


Rome to Venice
June 23 - July 9, 2015

This cruise will take you to some of the most impressive and memorable ancient Greek and Roman monuments in the world, including the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Travel through the inspiring history of the Mediterranean including visits to the picturesque town of Amalfi, the famous Greek theater at Taormina, the Renaissance marvels of Urbino and the living museum of the Roman Palace of Diocletian in Split.

Your cruise concludes with a two-night hotel stay in one of the most beautiful and enchanting cities in the world: Venice. Here you will experience a private evening visit to wonder at the magnificence of St Mark’s Basilica: a truly memorable way to end this trip to the gems of the Mediterranean.

Voyage highlights

  • Inside the great Roman Colosseum
  • The stylish charm of the Amalfi Coast
  • The living museum of Diocletian’s Palace in Split 
Date Port Arrive Depart
23 Jun Tuesday Departure Depart North America.  - -
24 Jun Wednesday Rome, Italy Arrival and transfer to hotel.  - overnight hotel 
25 Jun Thursday Rome, Italy Morning tour - the COLOSSEUM, Forum Romanum & St Peter's Basilica. Free afternoon to explore.  - overnight hotel 
26 Jun Friday Civitavecchia, Italy Free time in Rome. Afternoon transfer to Civitavecchia to board the Aegean Odyssey.  - 7:00pm 
27 Jun Saturday Sorrento, Italy Sightseeing tour of POMPEII in the morning & Herculaneum in the afternoon.  7:30am  overnight 
28 Jun Sunday Sorrento, Italy A day at leisure in Sorrento, with the option to visit Capri on your own.  - overnight 
29 Jun Monday Amalfi, Italy Morning cruising past Capri and the beautiful Amalfi Coast. Afternoon at Amalfi for a visit to PAESTUM.  7:00am  8:00pm 
30 Jun Tuesday Taormina, Sicily Cruise past Stromboli and through the Strait of Messina. An afternoon of sightseeing in Taormina, including a visit to the Graeco-Roman theater.  1:00pm  8:00pm 
01 Jul Wednesday At sea   - -
02 Jul Thursday Corfu, Greece Sightseeing in Corfu, including the Byzantine museum.   7:00am  noon 
02 Jul Thursday Sarande, Albania The UNESCO World heritage site of BUTRINT - a changing settlement from Hellenistic, Roman, Medieval and Venetian times  2:00pm  8:00pm 
03 Jul Friday Lecce, Italy Visit LECCE - a city of architectural treasures, including the Roman amphitheater, Baroque buildings and the stunning Palazzo Tamborino and its secret garden  7:00am  8:00pm 
04 Jul Saturday Dubrovnik, Croatia Morning city tour featuring city walls, Baroque church of St Blaise, Cathedral and Rector's Palace  8:00am  7:00pm 
05 Jul Sunday Split, Croatia City tour: DIOCLETIAN'S PALACE including TEMPLE OF JUPITER.  7:00am  8:00pm 
06 Jul Monday Urbino, Italy Visit the birthplace of Rafael, Palazzo Ducale and the magnificent Duomo.  8:00am  8:00pm 
07 Jul Tuesday Venice, Italy Disembark Aegean Odyssey and transfer to hotel. Morning Venice orientation tour, afternoon at leisure. Evening exclusive visit to St Mark's   8:00am  overnight hotel 
08 Jul Wednesday Venice, Italy Day at leisure in Venice, optional tours.  - overnight hotel 
09 Jul Thursday Venice, Italy Transfer to Venice Airport for flight home.  - -
 

Cruise Fares

Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with a complete vacation package, roundtrip airfare* is now included with this voyage!

 
 Category Balcony Cabins  Deck Brochure price Offer
price
A
Owner's Suites Lido
$ 12,250
$ 10,750
B
Junior Suites Lido
$ 11,450
$ 9,950
C
Deluxe Stateroom Bridge / Lido
$ 10,450
$ 8,950
D
Deluxe Stateroom Belvedere
$ 9,995
$ 8,495
Category  Premium Cabins  Deck Brochure price Offer
price
E
Deluxe Stateroom Belvedere
$ 9,150
$ 7,850
F
Deluxe Stateroom Belvedere / Bridge / Lido
$ 8,850
$ 7,550
G
Premium Outside Bridge / Lido
$ 8,395
$ 7,295
H
Premium Outside Belvedere / Columbus
$ 7,995
$ 6,895
I*
Premium Outside Bridge
$ 7,695
$ 6,595
J
Standard Outside Columbus
$ 7,350
$ 6,250
K
Premium Inside Belvedere
$ 6,995
$ 5,995
L
Premium Inside Columbus
$ 6,695
$ 5,695
M
Standard Inside Belvedere / Columbus
$ 6,395
$ 5,495
 Category Single Cabins Deck Brochure price Offer
price
CC
Deluxe Balcony Lido
$ 11,995
$ 10,450
EE
Deluxe Outside Belvedere
$ 10,550
$ 9,155
GG*
Premium Outside Bridge / Lido
$ 9,650
$ 8,487
HH*
Premium Outside Belvedere / Bridge
$ 9,195
$ 8,027
II*
Premium Outside Bridge
$ 8,850
$ 7,682
JJ
Standard Outside Columbus
$ 8,450
$ 7,285
MM
Standard Inside Belvedere
$ 7,350
$ 6,387
Port Fees & Service Charges (included in the fares above)**
$ 450
-
Air Credit (when making your own air arrangements)
$ 2,000
-
Cruise Only Credit (when making own air and hotel arrangements)
$ 2,700
-
 

Your cruise fare includes:

Fares do not include:

Fly free to Europe*

Air-inclusive 2015 Mediterranean program uses the world’s leading airlines and offers convenient routings and exceptional savings.

Free roundtrip airfare is economy class only. All government and airline fees and taxes are included. A confirmed flight itinerary can be provided within 60 days of deposit for most departures. Some non-standard gateways may incur additional charges. Airline-imposed personal charges such as baggage fees may apply.  The air itinerary is subject to change and is not considered final until your airline ticket has been issued. You may not be able to change your confirmed flight arrangements without an additional fee. Some gateways require departures 1 day prior to dates on pre-cruise land programs or 1 day later than dates on post-cruise programs shown on the website and in the brochure.

Savings also extend to Business Class air travel with favorable upgrade costs to our included economy air arrangements. If you like traveling in extra comfort, be sure to ask about these very special upgrade fares when you book your vacation.

Included transfers

Transfers between airports, hotels and the MV Aegean Odyssey while on your cruise-tour abroad are included. You’ll be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred in comfort to the ship. At the end of your cruise holiday, you’ll be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

Note:Included transfers are provided only in conjunction with arrival and departure dates of cruise-tours (including optional pre- and post-cruise hotel stays) as outlined on the website and our brochure. Transfers are only included for guests utilizing flights organized by the cruise line.

Our website does not display live availability.Fares above are shown in US$. All prices and availability be will confirmed at time of enquiry. The single supplement offers only apply to our single cabin categories. Special Offers are strictly capacity controlled, subject to availability, may be withdrawn at any time and are not always combinable.