Grand Mediterranean Cruise

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Join the MSC cruise crew for their 14-night Grand Mediterranean Cruise stopping in France, Italy, Sicily, Malta, Spain, Montenegro, and Greece! On board two of MSC’s finest cruise ships, the MCS Poesia, and the MSC Orchestra you will be blown away by the choice of dining options and activities on board, not to mention the opportunity to visit seven fascinating and dramatically different European countries.

Our My Cruises exclusive cruise deal featuring the MCS Grand Mediterranean Cruise offers unbeatable value, including not just the 14-night cruise, but pre- and post-cruise accommodation and transfers as well! Spend two nights before your European cruise in the town of Genoa, a fascinating historical Italian port. After your cruise spend two night in Venice, one of the most romantic cities in the world!

When you book your cruise holiday with My Cruises not only do you get the best price for your cruise, but you get the best service too. We look after everything from start to finish, because we know it’s the little things that make the biggest differences! Ask our cruise experts about adding flights or onward travel to your cruise deal, for a truly hassle-free holiday!

MSC Grand Mediterranean Cruise
MSC Grand Mediterranean Cruise

Grand Mediterranean Cruise

Highlights

7 Nights On-Board the MSC Poesia Cruise
7 Night On-Board the MSC Orchestra Cruise
Port Taxes Included
Pre-Paid Gratuities/Service Charges

Bonus Value

Extras

2 Nights Pre Cruise Accommodation in Genoa
2 Nights Post Cruise Accommodation in Venice
One Way Connection Land Transfer from Genoa to Venice
One Way Private Car Transfer from Genoa Hotel to Cruise Port
One Way Private Car Transfer from Cruise Port to Venice Hotel

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The Ship

MSC Poesia & MSC Orchestra

This unique cruise deal contains two back-to-back cruises on two of MSC’s luxury Italian ships. You will be spoiled for choice with so many dining options, bars and activities on board both the MSC Poesia and the MSC Orchestra!

Don’t miss the speciality sushi bar while cruising on Poesia or the Chinese restaurant on the Orchestra! Both ships featuring a casino, spa and 16 different uniquely designed bars.

Relax and enjoy the ships facilities and wake up refreshed ready to explore each exciting destination on your Mediterranean cruise!

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Mediterranean Cruise Itinerary

Welcome to Genoa, birthplace of Christopher Columbus Discoverer of the New World. Genoa has long had a history entwined with voyages, step aboard the MSC Poesia and prepare to start your own!
There is so much to do in this historic Italian town, as well as unmissable excursions! Head to Sorrento for the day, just a one-hour journey from the ship which passes through quaint villages and pretty coast lines. This beautiful well-known town won’t fail to win you over with its narrow cobbled streets, cathedrals and views over the harbour.
Sicily is a small island off the coast of mainland Italy. Having been settled by the ancient Greeks, the island is full of mythical stories and local legends. Make sure to take a trip up to Mount Etna, Europe’s highest volcano!
Welcome to Valletta, a walled city built in the 1500’s by the Knights of St. John and now capital of Malta. This small group of islands in the Mediterranean is packed full of history having had a number of invaders and rulers over the years including the Romans, French and British. If you want to go further afield why not take a Jeep tour around the north of the island, go wine tasting, or swim with dolphins!
Another of the Mediterranean islands, Mallorca is a province of Spain and is also part of the Balearic Islands. While in Palma De Mallorca, why not take a historic city tour or head down to the marina and walk along the water. Perhaps stop at an ocean-front café for lunch and a refreshing sangria! Alternatively, join a day tour out to Valledemosa, to see the hillside home of Chopin and George Sand. Walk the cobblestone streets and enjoy a coffee or an ice-cream in pavement-side café.
World famous architect Antonio Gaudi is responsible for the unique buildings and sculptures strewn across the Barcelona. Make sure to have a walk around the huge, still yet to be finished church, Sagrada Familia, which has been under construction since 1882. Afterwards why not visit Barceloneta beach, this stylish ocean-side location offers white sand, warm water and beach bars to in which to while away the afternoon.
Welcome to Marseille, France’s second largest city! It has a long history of shipping and the Old Port (Vieux Port) is still thriving with its maritime heritage. From here you can either explore the city and sandy beaches nearby or take a day trip to other well-known French towns such as Aix-En-Provence, Cassis, and Avignon.
You have reached the end of your voyage on the MSC Poesia, get ready for the next adventure departing from Venice. One of the most romantic cities in Europe, don’t miss an intimate gondola ride through the canals, or a wander through St. Marks Square. Venice is also famous for its Hand-Blown Murano Glass, these intricate designs make great souvenirs or gifts to take home. After you have had a look around hop aboard MSC Orchestra to start the next part of your trip.
Bari is the second largest town in Italy’s south, after Naples. It is a slow-paced university town with a busy port. Make sure to visit Vecchia Bari, Bari’s old town which can be easily explored by foot in just a few hours. Take a long lunch and enjoy some local Italian delicacies.
You have now arrived in Greece! From the port of Katakolon you can access Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympics.
Santorini is the picturesque Greek island town you have been dreaming of! Explore wineries, eat at local tavernas, watch some local Greek dancing and traditional plate smashing!
Piraeus has acted as the port to Athens since the Ancient Greek times, and is now the busiest port in the Mediterranean. Make sure to take a shore excursion to Greece’s capital and explore over 4,000-years’ worth of history!
Popular with European Tourists Corfu town has the traditional Greek architecture, culture and cuisine. Hire a jeep for the day and explore the island, or just relax in a taverna with a gyros!
Welcome to Montenegro! Spend the day exploring Kotor, a 9th century walled city, packed full of medieval architecture, narrow cobbled street and fantastic views!
Step off the ship and arrive back in Venice, from here most other European countries are easily accessible by plane, train, ferry or road so continuing your adventure is effortless. Ask you My Cruises consultant for help with booking onward travel.

Exclusive Upgrade

Balcony Cabin

Wake up to views of the Mediterranean each day! With several upgrade options to choose from including ocean view and balcony cabins.

Make sure to ask your My Cruises consultant for advice on which of the luxury Italian rooms is best for your voyage aboard the MSC Poesia and MSC Orchestra!

MSC Grand Mediterranean Cruise

Travel Dates

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Package price based off 17 July POESIA + 24 July ORCHESTRA and 24 July ORCHESTRA + 31 July POESIA departure in an Inside Cabin.

Prices are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. All prices are based on per person twin share in an Inside Cabin unless otherwise stated.

Other departure dates available from July – September 2016
Grand Mediterranean Cruise can also be the MSC Orchestra combined with MSC Fantasia itinerary on certain sail dates

Cruise can also be booked in the reverse combination Venice to Genoa
2017 sail dates are available

Surcharges may apply for other sail dates.

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