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Discover the best of Italy on one of these 31 recommended 8-day cruises. Explore Civitavecchia, Portoferraio, Venice, Lerici, and Sorrento where you will enjoy small ship cruises, village visits, archaeological site visits, small ship sailing, and urban exploration during the day as you sail port-to-port in your floating vacation home at night. We work with all of the top-rated small ships in Italy and can give you unbiased advice on which ship and itinerary best match your tastes and needs. Our cruises to Italy range from $1,850 to $22,470 for a 8-day itinerary. Contact one of Adventure Life's Italy cruise specialists for help deciding which itinerary is best for you and we'll assist you in planning every detail of your dream trip. 

 
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Explore the history of Sardinia
$5,575
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Western Mediterranean: Round-trip Civitavecchia (Rome)

via Bonifacio - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud II
  • Wander the old town of Bonifacio
  • Explore Catalan Alghero
  • See Heritage site of Amalfi coast
  • Visit little town of Sorrento
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board Sea Cloud II on this 8-day cruise to some of the highlights of the western Mediterranean. From Civitavecchia, the port of the eternal city of Rome, cruise to Corsica and Sardinia. Visit Bonifacio, with its medieval old town perched high on chalky cliffs. Explore Alghero, Sardinia, nicknamed …
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Visit the Cathedral of Palmero on your small ship cruise around Sicily
$2,000
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Amalfi & Sicily

Rome Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Gaze upon the Sistine Chapel
  • Visit a snorkeling heaven Palmarola
  • Join Pompeii's historical excursion
  • Wander through the grand Duomo
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Idyllic islands, charming cobbled villages, spectacular scenery, intriguing history... capture the heart of the Mediterranean in a single cruise voyage. Each small harbor is especially suited for small ship exploration. Enjoy the best of the region — from the ancient ruins of Rome and …
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Acropolis
$4,910
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7th Annual Piano Festival at Sea

Athens to Livorno - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Enjoy musical cruise
  • Discover the cultures Mediterranean
  • Amaze with Acropolis of Athens
  • Experience Sorrente
Starts/ Ends in:
Athens / Livorno
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day journey will allow you to discover several UNESCO World Heritage sites, punctuated by recitals performed on board by exceptional pianists. FromAthens, you will follow a memorable crossing of theCorinth Canaland call atItea, not far from the marvellousDelphiarchaeological site, on the …
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Sicilian landscape in the early evening
$1,850
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Amalfi & Sicily

Civitavecchia Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Star Clipper
  • Gaze upon the Sistine Chapel
  • Snorkel at Palmarola
  • Visit historical Pompeii
  • Wander through the grand Duomo
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Idyllic islands, charming cobbled villages, spectacular scenery, intriguing history... capture the heart of the Mediterranean in a single cruise voyage. Each small harbor is especially suited for small ship exploration. Enjoy the best of the region — from the ancient ruins of Rome and …
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Relax in beautiful Sicily
$2,790
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Sicily, Malta & The Aeolian Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Harmony G
  • Enjoy beautiful Gozo Island
  • Visit Syracuse
  • Discover Lipari, Italy
  • Explore the Etna Volcano
Starts/ Ends in:
Valletta / Valletta
Activity Level:
Relaxed
History rich Malta and Sicily welcome you for your next small ship cruise adventure. The unique and varied peninsulas of both countries offer a natural playground to be best experienced by a small ship, and so we have designed the ultimate itinerary for you to experience the destinations we visit …
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Woman traveling in Cannes
$2,000
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Historic Monaco Grand Prix Finals

8 Day Itinerary aboard Royal Clipper
  • Explore Bonifacio
  • Enjoy Portoferraio's vineyards
  • View Monaco's emblematic spots
  • Celebrate Cannes Film Festival
  • Observe prehistoric engraved stones
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
For those who enjoy racing, the world-famous Monaco Grand Prix Finals is a staple stop on this Mediterranean spring sailing cruise. Embark Royal Clipper in Cannes, France, and spend 8 days exploring the Ligurian Sea.Discover Lerici, the largest village on the Gulf of Poets, continue southeast …
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Relax by the sea near colorful Nice
$3,985
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French & Italian Rivieras with Corsica

8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Azzurra
  • Visit Bonifacio and Calvi, Corsica
  • Explore Porto Ercole's architecture
  • Relax on the shores of Portoferraio
  • Explore France's Côte d'Azur
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Nice
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Emerald Azzura to start your 8-day adventure in Rome's port of Civitavecchia before cruising north to Port Ercole which is perched on the coast of Tuscany, and on to the towns of Bonifacio and Calvi on the northern tip of Corsica. Including stops along the Italian and French rivieras …
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Relax on the Italian coast
$3,795
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Ionian Sea Adventure

8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Azzurra
  • Tour Delphi's archaeological site
  • Visit the Aeolian Island of Lipari
  • Explore Cephalonia
  • Cruise the Corinth Canal
Starts/ Ends in:
Piraeus / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this idyllic 8-day itinerary aboard the Emerald Azzurra sailing the Ionian Sea. Transit the Corinth Canal from Athens, before sailing onwards to the Greek town of Itea for a tour of thearchaeological site of Delphi and the village of Fiskardo in Cephalonia which is considered as the largest of …
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Beautiful Amalfi Coast
$3,965
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Highlights of Southern Italy

8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Azzurra
  • Visit the town of Sorrento
  • Explore Apollo’s temple in Crotone
  • Wander the Church of the Purgatory
  • Explore Italy's beautiful coast
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Dubrovnik
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Italy’s breathtaking southern coasts with visits to the picturesque lemon-growing town of Sorrento, and navigate the Tyrrhenian Sea to Amalfi. Cruise onwards to the Sicilian town of Giardini Naxos, the port city of Crotone, Otranto in Italy’s Apulia region and Monopoli on the …
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Korcula Island
$4,190
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The Best of Croatia

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial
  • Explore the medieval town of Split
  • Tour Dubrovnik
  • Visit Pula's ancient amphitheater
  • Wander the streets of Rovinj
Starts/ Ends in:
Venice / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Venice, set sail for Croatia and its many hidden treasures on this 8-day voyage. Le Lyrial slips effortlessly through the turquoise Adriatic Sea, wending her way between necklaces of islands dotted here and there off the Dalmatian Coast. There are cities that thrive on their legend – and …
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The sprawling canals of Venice
$4,995
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Eastern Mediterranean: Roundtrip Venice

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud
  • Discover Sibenik waterways
  • Explore Korcula
  • Experience Mediterranean lifestyle
  • Visit Ravenna
Starts/ Ends in:
Venice / Venice
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail into the historical jewels of the Adriatic Sea on this 8-day small ship cruise. Begin in Venice and journey across Croatia, visiting Sibenik, Korcula, Rovinj, and more. As you explore the stunning beaches, unique architecture, and impressive culture of the region, fall in love with the people …
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Relax on France's colorful coast
$4,280
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Island Hopping in the Mediterranean

Valletta - Nice - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Explore ancient cities
  • Visit historic cities of Sicily
  • Tour UNESCO-listed Valletta
  • Visit the island of Elba
Starts/ Ends in:
Nice / Valletta
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Your voyage begins inNice, the glittering jewel of the French Riviera. Set sail from this sun-soaked port to the island of Elba, where Napoleon spent a period of exile. Sail to Corsica, where the charming Porto Vecchio invites exploration of its historic sites and its surrounding natural beauty. In …
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Stop in beautiful Malta
$4,190
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The Charm of Italian Shores

Civitavecchia - Valletta - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial
  • Cruise the Italian coast
  • Discover Amalfi Coast
  • Visit Sicily
  • Sail by Stromboli volcano
Starts/ Ends in:
Civitavecchia / Valletta
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover Italy's treasures by taking a cruise along its coast. The first stop on your journey from Civitavecchia is Sorrento. Byron, Tolstoy, Dickens, and Goethe were all enchanted by the town's calm way of life and lovely environment, which clings to the cliffs overlooking the Bay of …
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Portovenere, Italy
$4,030
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Tuscan Shores and Dolce Vita

Nice - Livorno - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Sail along the Cinque Terre
  • Visit Portofino
  • Explore Porto Santo Stefano
  • Walk by The Château hill
Starts/ Ends in:
Nice / Porto Santo Sefano
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a glimpse into La Dolce Vita on this 8-day journey along Italy's beautiful coastlines. Sail down Italy's south coast, visit a charming tiny town known for its Duomo, and discover a city known for its Renaissance-era defenses. After a long travel, you'll arrive at Livorno full of …
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Scenic view of Dubrovnik
$4,775
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Adriatic Explorer

8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Azzurra
  • Wander around Dubrovnik's Old Town
  • Relax along the beaches of Ancona
  • Explore the Slovene Riviera
  • Wander beautiful Venice
Starts/ Ends in:
Venice / Dubrovnik
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
At the northernmost arm of the Mediterranean Sea, the Adriatic is home to over 1,300 islands. Journey from Venice, along the coast to the Slovenian resort city of Piran which is full of Venetian Gothic architecture, with stops on the stunning Croatian islands of Mali Lošinj and Vis, as well …
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Visit the Cathedral of Palmero on your small ship cruise around Sicily
$4,395
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Western Mediterranean: Round-trip Valletta

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud II
  • View the Cappella Palatina
  • Visit Syracuse, a UNESCO city
  • Take a cable car up Mt. Etna
  • Take a cooking class at Lipari
Starts/ Ends in:
Valletta / Valletta
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Sailing Schooner
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Be a part of this exclusive 8-day cruise and discover the most beautiful sights of Sicily, a magical place full of royal palaces, ancient temples, and heavenly panoramas. Delight yourself with themany facetsof the largestMediterranean island, a fabulously diverse microcosm in its own right with its …
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The clifftop town of Bonifacio, Corsica
$1,850
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Cannes to Rome

8 Day Itinerary aboard Star Clipper
  • Explore Napoleon's birthplace
  • Sail into Bonifacio's harbor
  • Visit Monaco, full of allure
  • Discover Corsica's landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Local Market, Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your 8-day journey from Cannes to Rome. From Cannes, sail to Monaco where you can experience true luxury.Spend time exploring the cliffs ofBonifacio and the beaches in East Corsica. Enjoy the mountainous landscape and tour Napoleon's birthplace of Ajaccio. Set sail for Portoferraio in …
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The sunny coast of Sardinia
$1,850
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Ligurian Sea

Cannes Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Star Clipper
  • Tour a vineyard in Portoferraio
  • Visit Monaco, full of allure
  • Discover medieval Alghero
  • View Corsica's landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Cannes / Cannes
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the luxury tall ship Star Clipper on this special cruise which showcases the history, culture, and art of the western Mediterranean. Start in Cannes with its powdery golden sand and shallow crystal-clear blue water which deepens gradually. Admire the ancient citadel town of Bonifacio,perched …
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