Luxury Italy & Greek Isles
16 Night Fly, Stay & Luxury Cruise Holiday with $3000 Bonus Value Including City Stays, Exclusive Package Savings & More
Deal Code: MC-109776
Your 16 Night, Fly, Stay & Cruise Holiday Includes
Economy Flights to Rome Returning From Athens
Your Rome City Stay
Bonus 2 Night Hotel Stay to Explore the City Of Rome
Your Rome to Athens Cruise
14 Night Cruise from Rome to Athens Onboard Azamara Pursuit in a Club Interior Stateroom
Onboard Dining Across A Range Of Complimentary Venues
Bonus Beverage Package onboard including select standard spirits, international beers & wines
Complimentary AzAmazing Evenings® event (on most voyages)
Onboard Entertainment including Live Music & Performances
Bottled water, soft drinks, specialty coffees and teas
Onboard Prepaid Gratuities
Onboard All Port Taxes & Charges
Concierge services for personal guidance and reservations
Shuttle service to and from port communities, where available
Bonus My Cruises Holiday Savings
Low Deposit from $600pp
General Travel Date Information
Set Sail on 1 April 2023
Day 1-2: Rome, Italy
Endless adventures await in Rome. With two and a half thousand years of history, art and culture, it is no wonder Rome is one of the most visited cities on the planet. Gaze at the masterpieces of the Vatican or walk into the past with visits to ancient relics, historic monuments and legendary museums. Or people-watch while sipping on an espresso in a quaint cafe. Enjoy 2 nights hotel stay to explore Rome.
Day 3: Rome, Italy
Embark your 14 night cruise from Rome onboard Azamara Pursuit.
Day 4: Sorrento, Italy
Sorrento is known as the gateway of Capri. Filled with pedestrian-only streets and stunning restaurants who use lemon as the key flavour in just about everything. Isle of Capri is just off the coast and is a must visit to see the famed Blue Grotto, a stunning glowing cave which can’t be found anywhere else in the world.
Day 5: Amalfi, Italy
The Amalfi coastline is undoubtedly, one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. The colourful beach side towns fuse oceans and mountains, creating the perfect backdrop for a local limoncello. Spend the day driving through the winding hills or relax on the beaches under your own lido.
Day 6: Syracuse, Sicily
Known for its timeless beauty, Syracuse city on the coast where ancient Greek ruins rise out of lush citrus orchards. Eat delicious pizza overlooking pristine turquoise waters.
Day 7: Argostoli, Greece
Argostoli managed to survive the Italian and German occupation and the Greek civil war. However, a disastrous earthquake struck not long after, destroying all man made buildings in the entire region! The town is laid out in an easy-to-navigate path, filled with restaurants, cafes and a busy harbour to cater to the tourists that visit every year. For a delicious seafood feast, head to Kiani Akti which is situated in an incredible spot on.
Day 8: Katakolon (Olympia), Greece
This quaint little seaside town on the Ionian Sea is the gateway to Ancient Olympia, where Greek mythology was born and the first Olympiad was held. You may still be able to hear the distant echoes of the ancient Greeks cheering as you tour the ruins of one of the most important and exciting sanctuaries of antiquity.
Day 9: Chania (Crete), Greece
Known for its 14th-century Venetian harbour, narrow streets and waterfront restaurants, Chania is a quaint town on the island of Crete in Greece. Taste the traditional cuisine in the small taverns and small cafes around the old harbour. Be sure to explore Venetian ruins as you enjoy your snooping at the market hall.
Day 10: Athens, Greece
Welcome to Athens, the historical capital of Europe. Welcome to the birthplace of democracy, arts, science, and philosophy of western civilisation. Home of Plato, Socrates, Pericles, Euripides, Sophocles, Aeschylus. Athens is one of the world’s oldest cities. Its recorded history spanning around 3.400 years and it is being inhabited since the 11th millennium B.C. E. Today, under the shadow of the Parthenon, the contemporary urban scenery of the sprawling city reflects its exciting history, its multi-cultural modern personality as well as the infrastructure and facilities.
Day 11: Mykonos, Greece
Explore this quintessential Greek island with pristine white houses with blue accents and beautiful beaches. Once you’ve seen one of the famous sunsets, you’ll understand why this is the most visited island in the region!
Day 12: Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey
Ephesus was an ancient Greek city on the coast of Iona in Turkey. It is said that this city of Ephesus was created by Androclosthe son of the king of Athens. Take a trip to see the 10th-century ruins there including the Temple of Artemis a shrine of the goddess Artemis. Ephesus is also said to be home the House of Virgin Mary, as well as the St John Basilica.
Day 13: Rhodes, Greece
Rhodes is positioned off the coast of Turkey and blends history and beauty in to one. You are guaranteed to be in awe of the Grand Masters Palace and the old fortified city provides a great walk back in time.
Day 14: Patmos, Greece
The small island of Patmos is a birthplace for Christianity. The last book of the New Testament was allegedly written in the city, visit the Monastery of Saint John the Theologian which towers over the city. The seafood here is incredibly fresh and the cheese pie is a must!
Day 15: Santorini, Greece
Santorini is one of the most formidable islands in the world, famed for beautiful food, pristine water and unrivalled sunsets, in the foreground are the post card whitewashed buildings. Perceptions are had about the lost city of Atlantis being located here due to Santorini’s subtle mystery.
Day 16: Heraklion (Crete), Greece
Wander the atmospheric old alleys, marvel at the massive Venetian walls and explore The Palace of Knossós in this beautiful port city Heraklion – the capital of the Greek island of Crete.
Day 17: Piraeus (Athens), Greece
Disembark Azamara Pursuit in Athens today, farewell as you board your flight home or ask about our flexible flights and extend your stay.
Welcome on board Azamara Pursuit, the newest addition to the Azamara fleet. The mid-sized ship is equipped with modern features, visiting more ports and spending more time in destination. She boasts 10 incredible dining options, cafes and lounges, sun-soaked pools, timber-clad decks, relaxation spas, fitness centres, daily activities and nightly entertainment. Pursuit is your perfect home away from home whilst you explore the unique cities on your itinerary. Start and end your days with exceptional dining in Aqualina, Prime C, Discoveries Restaurant plus various casual dining and cafe options. Don’t forget about the renowned AZAmazing Evenings where you’ll be treated to a truly special experience.
Travel based on Cruise Departure 1 April 2023
Prices are per person twin share in AUD, and subject to availability and currency fluctuations.
Pricing is subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Accommodation is subject to change and availability.
Surcharges may apply. Flights may not be direct or operate daily. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change.
Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur. ^Flexible Booking Conditions: At any time prior to the due date of your second deposit, you have the option to: 1. Change your departure dates OR 2. Cancel your booking, in which case My Cruises will hold all funds paid in the form of a credit; which can used for a future booking with My Cruises. Changes made after the second deposit payment are subject to standard cancellation terms & conditions. Departure date changes are subject to availability & blackout dates. No refund will be given if you are not able to change your departure date as a result of alternate dates not being available. Your My Cruises Specialist will provide further details at time of booking. Shore excursions and other items such as alcoholic beverages & laundry are an additional cost. Should gratuities or hotel service charges not already be included in your package, these are mandatory and charged by the cruise line to your onboard account on a day by day basis.
Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
Please note; Flight deviations requested by the traveller incurs a fee of $150AUD per person plus any airfare and or tax changes. Which will be advised byour Customer Service / Air department at the time of selecting your flights
Please note – onboard benefits valued at has been converted into Australian Dollars from the onboard currency. Details of the onboard currency can be provided by your consultant at the time of enquiry.
Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
These fares/prices may change due to availability or currency fluctuations.
Please note upgrade amounts advertised may be based on lead in obstructed view staterooms.
Please note that a majority of US based (including Hawaii) hotels impose a daily mandatory additional charge that is automatically added to your bill by the hotel. There are various inclusions provided for these resort fees. These fees are separate from, cannot be prepaid prior to arrival and are in addition to our advertised package.
Please note many European hotels charge a nominal daily City Tourist Tax which is utilised locally for tourism-related purposes and to improve the local infrastructure in the area. This tax is collected by the hotels directly from the customer and the amount can vary by region, hotel size or type. Local regulations state this must be collected by the hotel and cannot be prepaid.
All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure from Australia.
Please check Visa requirements for all countries visited on this itinerary.
China, Russia, India, Canada and the USA require visas to be arranged prior to sailing for all Australian passport holders.
For Non-Australian passport holders please check with the appropriate embassy.
** Low Deposit Policy
A second deposit (part payment) will be required/date & amount will be supplied by the consultant at time of booking.
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