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25 Night - Getaway to Croatia, Greece & Italy Package

Marvel at iconic white-washed buildings & imagination-firing landscapes

Package Details

Overview

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From $11,199* per person

Package Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Package Type: Fly Cruise
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Duration: 25 Nights


Description

In Santorini, you'll marvel at the iconic-whitewashed buildings lining the coast. Explore the Bronze Age ruins at Akrotiri or spend the day tanning on the red sand beaches. Mykonos provides ample opportunities to immerse yourself in Greek mythology at the archaeological sites on Delos or learn about local nautical history at the Aegean Maritime Museum. The southern Italian city of Naples will amaze you with its architecture. Hike Mount Vesuvius and visit the ancient ruins of Pompeii or marvel at the beautiful frescoes in the Duomo di San Gennaro.

An intoxicating mix of world-shaping cities and imagination-firing landscapes, Italy is a land where unforgettable experiences lie around every corner. And with an abundance of tantalising flavours and wines on the menu, this Back-Roads adventure is sure to help you savour every moment.


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 Your Fly, Cruise & Tour package includes:

  • Economy class flights from Sydney to Rome, returning from Venice
  • 1 night accommodation in Rome including breakfast
  • 11 night Greek Isles & Italy cruise onboard Norwegian Getaway
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • A wide range of onboard activities & entertainment
  • 2 nights accommodation in Rome including breakfast
  • Sistine Chapel & Vatican Museum Day Tour
  • Includes exclusive access 30 minutes ahead of the general public
  • 11 night Italian Indulgence guided holiday with Back-Roads Touring
  • Includes 11 nights in boutique accommodation, select meals & activities + more
  • Private car transfers throughout
  • Port charges, pre-paid gratuities onboard your cruise & airline taxes

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 Norwegian Getaway Cruise Itinerary:

Date

Itinerary

Arrive

Depart

09 Aug 20

Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

Embark

05:00pm

10 Aug 20

At Sea

 

 

11 Aug 20

Kotor, Montenegro

9:00am

7:00pm

12 Aug 20

Dubrovnik, Croatia

7:00am

5:00pm

13 Aug 20

Corfu, Greece

8:00am

3:00pm

14 Aug 20

Santorini, Greece

1:00pm

10:00pm

15 Aug 20

Mykonos, Greece

7:00am

07:00pm

16 Aug 20

At Sea

 

 

17 Aug 20

Naples, Italy

8:00am

5:00pm

18 Aug 20

Livorno, (Florence, Pisa), Italy

9:00am

9:00pm

19 Aug 20

Cannes, France

7:00am

4:00pm

20 Aug 20

Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

Disembark

6:00am

 

Back-Roads Italian Indulgence Itinerary:

The Back-Roads Difference

  • Cook up an Italian feast in a traditional Tuscan villa
  • Join a truffle hunt in Piedmont
  • Enjoy an afternoon of wine tasting near Asti

 

Date

Itinerary

23 Aug 20

Rome - Assisi - Perugia

They say all roads lead to Rome – but after we meet today, our route will whisk us away to awe-inspiring Assisi, the birthplace of St Francis. After getting to know the famous hilltop town a little better on a walking tour, we’ll move on to Perugia. Accommodation: Hotel Fortuna (or similar). (D)

24 Aug 20

Perugia - Siena - Tuscany

Introducing Siena: a magnificent Gothic city bursting with fabulous architecture. After exploring the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Historic Centre, we’ll make tracks to tonight’s idyllic accommodation: a country villa hotel set amidst the vineyards of the world-renowned Chianti region. Accommodation: Villa San Giorgio (or similar). (B/D)

25 Aug 20

Tuscany

Today our friendly hosts will help us to prepare a classic Tuscan lunch. This afternoon will be yours to take in the panoramic countryside views. Accommodation: Villa San Giorgio (or similar). (B/L/D)

26 Aug 20

Tuscany - Florence - Lucca

Today we’ll turn our attention to Florence. A local guide will bring the city alive as we stroll by the likes of the Duomo and the Ponte Vecchio on a walking tour. Then, as the afternoon turns to dusk, we’ll press on to lovely Lucca. Accommodation: Hotel Alla Corte degli Angeli (or similar). (B)

27 Aug 20

Lucca - Pisa - Lucca

Prepare to see an Italian icon up close today – our first stop will be Pisa, where we’ll pay a visit to the legendary Leaning Tower. This afternoon will see us return to Lucca, where you’ll have the rest of the day to explore the cobblestone streets at your own pace. Accommodation: Hotel Alla Corte degli Angeli (or similar). (B)

28 Aug 20

Lucca - Camogli - San Fruttuoso - Portofino - Santa Margherita

It’s time to experience the glitz and glamour of the Italian Riviera! Today we’ll make stops at romantic Camogli, picture-perfect San Fruttuoso and glittering Portofino before settling in Santa Margherita Ligure. This evening, why not take some time to wander along the beautiful beachfront, taking in the pastel-coloured houses, elegant hotels and sparkling waters? Accommodation: Hotel Jolanda (or similar). (B)

29 Aug 20

Santa Margherita - Barolo - Asti - Cherasco

Away from the coast and onwards to Barolo, in Piedmont: a region of rich red wines and luxurious cuisine. This afternoon there’s a treat is in store - we’ll be visiting a distillery near Asti to taste some regional liquors and handmade nougat. Finally, we’ll move on to Cherasco – where a group dinner awaits. Accommodation: Hotel Somaschi (or similar). (B/D)

30 Aug 20

Cherasco - Alba - Lake Orta - Lake Maggiore

Rise and shine – this morning we’ll be heading out into the hills of Alba to join a truffle hunt with a local farmer and his dog. After a risotto tasting lunch we’ll hit the road to the captivating Lake Orta, a tranquil retreat sitting pretty at the bottom of the imposing Monte Mottarone. Then: from one blissful Italian lake to another! Lake Maggiore will be the final stop on today’s scenic journey. Accommodation: Grand Hotel Majestic (or similar). (B/L) 

31 Aug 20

Lake Maggiore

Today we’ll leave dry land behind us and set sail for the Borromean Islands, a charming collection of islets located in the western corner of the lake. We’ll have plenty of time to explore Isola Madre, wander the terraces of the ornate baroque garden on Isola Bella and discover the pretty harbour of Isola dei Pescatori before we return to shore for the afternoon. Accommodation: Grand Hotel Majestic (or similar). (B) 

01 Sep 20

Lake Maggiore - Lecco - Tirano

After bidding a fond farewell to Lake Maggiore we’ll move on to Lecco, a small commune on the south-eastern shore of the exquisite Lake Como. We’ll take in the sights on a walking tour before making our way to Tirano - where we’ll continue our culinary adventure with an included dinner at a local restaurant. Accommodation: Grand Hotel della Posta (or similar). (B/D)

02 Sep 20

Tirano - Lake Molveno - Trento

Today we’ll shine the spotlight on one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy: the spectacular Lake Molveno, a swathe of iridescent blue that lies at the foot of the Brenta Dolomites. There will be just enough time for a walking tour of the mountain city of Trento before we get together for tonight’s farewell dinner. Accommodation: Hotel America (or similar). (B/D)

03 Sep 20

Trento - Verona - Venice

Filled with impressive ruins and romantic hotspots, fair Verona beckons today. After taking in the Doge’s Palace, St Mark’s Basilica and the Rialto Bridge, we’ll board the mini-coach one last time for the journey to our show-stopping finale: the floating city of Venice. (B)

Terms & Conditions

Conditions apply. Subject to availability and change without notice. Full supplier conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only. Prices valid at the time of publication. Prices are per person based on twin share occupancy unless otherwise stated and displayed in $AUD. Member savings are calculated using the original advertised price.

Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking and shown on the lowest inside category available at the time.  Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 31 January 2020 and can be withdrawn without notice. Cabin categories include prepaid government fees and port taxes unless otherwise stated. Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in. Visas are not included.  Airfares are based on economy class flights from Sydney and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions, please call us for prices from other cities. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge.

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