Amalfi Coast & Ancient Greece Cruise

History, culture, and tradition come alive on this 9-day Mediterranean cruise! Sail the turquoise waters and shallow coves of Italy as you sail from Rome to Amalfi, Naxos, and more. Experience the magical shores and cobbled streets of ancient cities as you sail around this historical sea.

Day 1

    Rome, Italy / Embark in Civitavecchia

    Arrive in Rome and embark your ship, Le Lyrial, in Civitavecchia between 4:30 and 5:30 this afternoon. Settle in to your cabin and familiarize yourself with the ship and her crew.

    Day 2

      Amalfi, Italy

      Stretching from the Sorrento Peninsula to Salerno, the Amalfi Coast is famous for its rugged coastline of cliffs and coves, formed by the Lattari mountains which plunge into the sea along the Amalfi Gulf. Artists and travelers alike have fallen under the spell of its tiny villages - lost amidst the orange, lemon and olive groves, the vines and bougainvillea. In the fifties, the glamor of the Dolce Vita added to the attraction, drawing actresses and the Italian jet set to its uniquely varied, wild and rugged shores. The Amalfi Coast has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997. Today, choose from three optional excursions to see all this region has to offer!

      Day 3

        Sailing around Stromboli, Italy

        Stromboli is one of the eight Aeolian Islands, and is home to an active volcano. The island has even been nicknamed "Lighthouse of the Mediterranean" for it's frequent, minor eruptions which are often visible from nearby islands. The island is also home to roughly 400 permanent residents. Spend today sailing around this unique island.

        Day 4

          Vibo Valentina, Italy

          Located on the "toe" of Italy's boot, Vibo Valentina was originally an Ancient Greek settlement. Your optional excursions from this port are still being finalized.

          Day 5

            Naxos / Taormina, Sicily

            Call today at Naxos, a port city on the famous island of Sicily. Venture inland to the Taormina ruins. Home to Sicily's most celebrated ruins, the Ancient Theater, Taormina's ruins are both remarkably well-preserved and located on an exceptionally beautiful outcropping. On your visit here, be sure to stop and gaze down from these tall cliffs to the sea below.

            Day 6

              Pylos, Greece

              Also known by it's Italian name, Navarino, Pylos has a long and storied history, dating back to ancient times. The strategically-located city has fallen under the rule of numerous empires. Your excursions here are still being finalized.

              Day 7

                Folegandros, Greece

                Together with Sikinos, Ios, Anafi and Santorini, forms the southern part of the Cyclades. Home to three small villages, Chora, Karavostasis, and Ano Meria, Folegandros is permanently inhabited. Details regarding the optional excursions departing from this port are forthcoming.

                Day 8

                  Paros, Greece

                  Historically, Paros was known for its fine white marble. Today, abandoned marble quarries and mines can be found on the island. The island also has a number of beautiful beaches. Your schedule for this stop is still being finalized.

                  Day 9

                    Disembark in Athens, Greece

                    Following breakfast, disembark in Athens. Transfer to airport for your homeward journey.
                     Superior StateroomDeluxe StateroomPrestige Statefoom - Deck 4Prestige Stateroom - Deck 5Prestige Stateroom - Deck 6Deluxe SuitePrestige Suite - Deck 5Prestige SuiteGrand Deluxe SuitePrivilege SuiteOwner
                    2015-Jul-25$3,300$3,740$3,960$4,040$4,270$4,880$5,310$5,480$6,890$7,590$11,500
                    Please note:
                    Fares are based on double occupancy and are capacity controlled. Rates may increase at any time as the ship sells out and subject to change without notice.
                    Fare Includes:
                    - All meals while on board the ship (from dinner on the day of embarkation to breakfast on the day of disembarkation)
                    - Captain’s welcome cocktail and gala dinner
                    - Mineral water, tea, filter coffee, a selection of white, red and rosé wines offered during meals; afternoon tea
                    - Evening entertainment and events
                    - Luggage transfer from pier to the ship and vice versa
                    - Room service 24h (special selection)
                    - English speaking lecturer on selected sailings.
                    - Water sports activities (except scuba diving) using the ship’s equipment, when permitted by local authorities and confirmed by ship Master according to safety and sea conditions onsite
                    - Open Bar (pouring wines, house champagne, alcohol except premium brands...list available upon request),

                    Fare Does Not Include:,/b>
                    - Airport taxes where applicable
                    - Any ground services before and/or after the cruise other than the ones mentioned
                    - Optional Spa package to be booked prior your departure; please ask for more information
                    - Optional shore excursions
                    - Beverages other than the ones mentioned
                    - Laundry services, hair salon and à la carte Spa treatments
                    - Personal expenses, on board medical consultations and drug prescriptions
                    - Cancellation/luggage/assistance/repatriation/medical insurance(s)
                    - Visa fees, if applicable

                    Deposit & Payment

                    Initial deposit is 30%, and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at: https://www.adventure-life.com/forms/register

                    Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure.

                    Final payment by Visa, Mastercard, Discover or AmEx.

                    Booking last minute? No problem! Please contact one of our trip planners, and we can get you on your way if booking less than 100 days prior to departure.

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                    Cancellation Policy

                    Days Prior to departureFee
                    Antarctic & Arctic Cruises
                    91 days or more$450
                    90-61 days30% cruise cost
                    60-46 days55% cruise cost
                    45-31 days80% cruise cost
                    30-0 days100% cruise cost
                    All other Cruises
                    45 days or more$450
                    44-31 days55% cruise cost
                    30-0 days100% cruise cost