Rome and Western Mediterranean Cruise

  • 10 Days

  • Mediterranean

Spend two days in the iconic city of Rome before an exciting cruise aboard Norwegian Epic around the Western Mediterranean, taking in sights and highlights of Italy and the French Riviera along the way.

Your journey starts here

All-inclusive cruise

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Accommodation
Selected meals
All inclusive drinks on cruise
Gratuities on cruise
All airport and port taxes
VIP private home pick-up
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

  • Day 9

  • Day 10

of 10 days

Your detailed itinerary

Cruise departing on 28th August 2017

Meals included: 9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners

Overview

Spend two days in the iconic city of Rome before an exciting cruise aboard Norwegian Epic around the Western Mediterranean, taking in sights and highlights of Italy and the French Riviera along the way.

At a glance

  • Rome 2 night hotel stay
  • Livorno for Florence and Pisa
  • Cannes
  • Palma
  • Barcelona
  • Naples

Day 1

UK - Rome

Travel to Rome where you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a two night stay.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Rome

Today, enjoy a day at leisure to explore the iconic city of Rome. Perhaps visit the magnificent Colosseum, the ancient Pantheon or marvel at the architecture of St Peter's Basilica.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Rome - Civitavecchia to embark

Enjoy the morning at leisure before transferring to Civitavecchia to embark the Norwegian Epic for your exciting 7 night Mediterranean cruise.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

Livorno (for Florence & Pisa)

On the western shores of Tuscany, 16th century Livorno is the gateway to two of Italy's most poetic cities - Pisa and Florence. Explore Livorno's photogenic centre, which features lovely canals, bridges and plazas fringed with chic cafés and shops or alternatively, join an optional excursion to Pisa to see its amazing Leaning Tower or visit Florence's magnificent Uffizi Gallery.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Cannes

Today your ship docks in Cannes on the French Riviera, giving you a chance to experience this glamorous coast on a choice of optional excursions. Perhaps visit the wonderful scenic coastal road round the Cap d'Antibes or perhaps a tour of cosmopolitan Nice, with its stylish boutiques and glitzy, palm-lined waterfront.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Palma

Surrounded by the warm, azure waters of the Mediterranean Sea, Majorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands and is renowned for its gorgeous beaches, secluded coves and vibrant, cheerful resorts. Palma, it's stylish capital, is home to a fascinating historic quarter with attractions such as the impressive Gothic cathedral, the Royal Palace of La Almudaina, the 14th century Bellver Castle, the Convent of St Francis and the Carthusian Monastery of Valldemosa. Why not relax in picturesque Plaza Mayor or take a stroll along Passeig Maritim to admire Palma's beautiful marina?

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Barcelona

Catalonia's capital is arguably Spain's most exciting city and offers up celebrated history, fine shopping and fabulous cuisine. Amble along Las Ramblas, stopping at its charming street cafés, restaurants and shops, and the star attraction is undoubtedly Gaudi's astonishing Sagrada Familia, the soaring, fairytale cathedral that was left unfinished on his death and which is still being gradually built.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

At sea

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 9

Naples

Naples is an exhilarating city, set in a breathtaking position between mighty Mount Vesuvius and the shimmering Bay of Naples. Explore the wealth of cultural treasures at leisure or join an optional trip to either beautiful Capri island, the remarkable remains of Pompeii or the soaring slopes and crater of Mount Vesuvius National Park.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 10

Civitavecchia - Rome - UK

After breakfast, disembark your ship and transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Hotels

Rome: Hotel Palatino

Notes

Your ship

Norwegian Epic

Launched in 2010, Norwegian Epic offers cruising re-imagined, full of innovations never before seen at sea. From studio cabins for solo travellers to the indulgent suites in The Haven, passengers can enjoy a whole host of features. Big-name, Broadway-inspired entertainment and one of the largest spas at sea sit alongside an impressive choice of 24 dining options. She is ideally suited to solo travellers, families and couples who are looking for an entertainment and dining focused cruise experience.

Amenities
  • Smoking
  • Adults only
  • Childrens facilities
  • Nursery
Ship facts
  • Style: Resort
  • Class: Epic
  • Size: Large
  • Number of crew: 1738
  • Number of cabins: 2114
  • Number of wheelchair cabins: 42
  • Capacity: 4100 passengers
  • Main language on board: en-US
  • Currency on board: USD
  • Number of decks: 15
  • Gross tonnage: 155873
  • Length (m): 329
  • Width (m): 40.5
  • Speed in knots: 24
  • Launch year: 2010
Available cabins on this cruise
Family Inside

Located near the kids' area and with room for up to four, these Family Inside Staterooms are great for families that want to bring the kids. They feature a separate bathroom, two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and two pull down beds to accommodate two more. Of course guests will have access to all kinds of great amenities, like 24-hour room service and much more.

Details

  • Stateroom: 129 square feet 
  • Sleeps: 4

Mid-Ship Inside

With two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, these Mid-Ship Inside Staterooms can accommodate up to two guests. They also feature a separate bathroom with shower and access to some really great amenities. And because they are mid-ship staterooms, passengers will have easy access to everything onboard.

Details

  • Stateroom: 129 square feet 
  • Sleeps: 2

Inside

These Inside Staterooms are a great and affordable accommodation for up to two guests. They feature a separate bathroom with shower and two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed.

Details

  • Stateroom: 129 square feet 
  • Sleeps: 2

Studio

Cool and hip, right down to the funky lighting and flat screen TV, this completely new exclusive key card access-only category is unlike anything you have ever experienced before. These staterooms have two lower beds with a maximum capacity of two and a window view to the corridor. Studio guests have private key card access to The Living Room, which is a shared private lounge that boasts a bar, two large TV screens and comfy seating for hanging out, reading a book or just enjoying a drink before dinner.

Details

  • Studio: 97 square feet 
  • Sleeps: 2

Aft-Facing Balcony

Guests will enjoy every inch of these staterooms, with enough space to sleep up to three guests. The two lower beds can be converted into a queen-size bed and the convertible sofa pulls out to sleep one more. Passengers will also have a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Because these are aft-facing, the view from the balcony is amazing and truly unforgettable.

Details

  • Stateroom: 215 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

Family Balcony

Conveniently located near the kids' area, some of the Family Balcony Staterooms come with two lower beds that convert to a queen, one upper bed and a sofa bed, for a maximum capacity of four guests. Many are connecting staterooms, making it easier to bring the whole family. Triples feature two lower beds and a sofa bed. All of these staterooms feature curved walls, a unique bathroom treatment where every area is separate, including the shower and a modern vanity sink, plus a private balcony where the whole family can take in the beautiful views.

Details

  • Stateroom: 215 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 4

Large Balcony

These Large Balcony Staterooms can accommodate up to four guests. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a separate bathroom with shower and additional bedding to accommodate two more. Not to mention the large private balcony that offers you an incredible view.

Details

  • Stateroom: 215 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

Spa Balcony

The Spa Balcony Staterooms can accommodate up to three guests. They include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area, a separate shower and additional bedding to accommodate one more guest. Pasengers will also receive entry to the Mandara Spa experience, including complimentary access to the Thermal Spa Suites plus a private balcony from which to enjoy the view.

Details

  • Stateroom: 215 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

Mid-Ship Balcony

These Mid-Ship Balcony Staterooms feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. With room for up to three they include a separate bathroom with shower, two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area and additional bedding to accommodate one more. These Balcony Staterooms are mid-ship, providing easy access to all the delicious dining and exciting activities onboard.

Details

  • Stateroom: 215 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

Balcony

These Balcony Staterooms have room for up to three guests and feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony with an incredible view. They include a separate bathroom with shower, two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area and additional bedding to accommodate one more.

Details

  • Stateroom: 215 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

Spa Mini-Suite with Balcony

The Spa Mini-Suites with a Balcony can accommodate up to three guests. They feature two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, a sitting area, shower or luxury bath with shower, additional bedding to accommodate one more guest and soothing spa décor. This is where stress and muscle aches instantly disappear and you’ll be pampered beyond your wildest dreams. Guests will receive complimentary entry to the Mandara Spa experience, including the thermal suites - the perfect place to unwind either before or after your spa treatments. Here passengers can indulge in heated tile lounge chairs, saunas, hydrotherapy pool, whirlpools and steam rooms.

Note: Guests under 18 are not allowed in the thermal suites.

Details

  • Suite: 247 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

Family Mini-Suite with Balcony

These Family Mini-Suites with a Balcony are perfect for families that want to bring the kids. With room for up to four they feature two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed, an upper bed and a sofa bed. In addition to the sitting area, luxury bathroom with shower or tub and a private balcony, where the whole family can hang out and enjoy the view.

Details

  • Suite: 247 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 4

Mini-Suite with Balcony

The Mini-Suites with a Balcony have room for up to three and feature curved walls, a sitting area, two lower beds that convert to a queen-size bed and a luxury bathroom with shower or tub. They also include additional bedding to accommodate two more guests and a private balcony with an amazing view.

Details

  • Suite: 247 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 3

The Haven Deluxe Owner's Suite with Large Balcony

These suites with room for up to four, boast all around floor-to-ceiling windows. They include a separate bedroom with king-size bed, a living room, separate dining area and a private balcony with an amazing view. Passengers will also have a luxurious bathroom with separate shower and whirlpool tub, additional bedding to accommodate two more guests and access to the Courtyard area, Concierge Lounge and private restaurant and bar. Includes butler and concierge service.

Details

  • Suite: 850 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 4

The Haven 2-Bedroom Family Villa with Balcony

With a living room, dining area, separate bedroom with queen-size bed and private balcony, these Villas have a maximum capacity of six and are perfect for the whole family. They feature two bathrooms, additional bedding to accommodate four more guests and exclusive access to the Courtyard area, Concierge Lounge and private restaurant and bar. Includes butler and concierge service.

Details

  • Villa: 506 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 6

The Haven Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony

With a maximum capacity of two, these Penthouses include a queen-size bed and luxury bathroom with shower. In addition to the private balcony with a fantastic view, guests will also have exclusive access to the Courtyard area, Concierge Lounge and private restaurant and bar. Includes butler and concierge service.

Details

  • Suite: 323 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 2

The Haven Aft-Facing Penthouse with Balcony

These Penthouses with a Balcony have so much to offer. With room for up to two, guests have a separate bedroom with queen-size circular bed and a living area, plus these Aft-Facing Penthouses offer an unforgettable view from the private balcony and include exclusive access to the Courtyard area, Concierge Lounge and private restaurant and bar. Includes butler and concierge service.

Details

  • Suite: 323 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 2

The Haven Spa Suite with Balcony

The Spa Suites, built for two, are a great way to experience a total spa vacation. These suites feature a queen-size circular bed, in suite hot tub, spa décor and entry to the Mandara Spa experience, including complimentary access to the thermal suites. In addition to the private balcony with incredible views and luxury bathroom, passengers will also have exclusive access to the Courtyard area, Concierge Lounge and private restaurant and bar. Includes butler and concierge service. Note: Guests under 18 are not allowed in the thermal suites.

Details

  • Suite: 323 square feet (including balcony)
  • Sleeps: 2

Life onboard

Cruising from Europe from summer 2015, she offers an impressive 24 dining options.

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