Mediterranean Treasures

11 Days
Venice to Barcelona
From (GBP)
£ 6,245
£ 5,724
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2021 Venice > Barcelona

La Dolce Vita

Vitality and a zest for life teems infectiously throughout the Adriatic and Mediterranean playgrounds of Croatia, Italy, France and Spain, yours to discover on this glorious 10 day journey.
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11 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - UK > Venice

    Fly from the UK to Venice for an overnight stay in a luxurious hotel. Regional airports are available on request.

  2. Day 2 - Venice, Italy

    Welcome to Venice where you will be overwhelmed by a city of palaces built on a lagoon. Transfers will be waiting your arrival, ready to embark on the Scenic Eclipse to commence your cruise through the Mediterranean.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Zadar, Croatia

    Explore the old town of Zadar complete with narrow cobblestone streets, quaint wine bars, a plethora of coffee shops and restaurants and hidden historical gems. Not as crowded as other Croatian cities, Zadar has a unique life and vibrancy of its own.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.


    Learn the history of Zadar on a walking tour and visit the remains of the biggest Roman Forum in Croatia, or explore the waterfalls of Krka National Park.


    See Zadar from the blue waters of the Adriatic on a kayak tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Korcula Island

    Korcula Island is home to vineyards, olive groves and beautiful beaches, but Korcula Old Town, often referred to as ‘little Dubrovnik’, is a medieval walled village offering up a traditional slice of Croatian national heritage and culture. Experience how the past and the present become one on this magnificent island during a walking tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Taranto, Italy

    Discover the city of Taranto, a city of two parts. One a centre for local industry, the other, a historical centre which retains elements of its rich maritime history and underlying remnants of antiquity and charm in its blend of architectural styles.


    Visit the enchanting town of Alberobello and enjoy a walking tour of these delightful streets, or taste some local cuisine washed down with the renowned Primitivo wine from Manduria. Alternatively, learn the traditional time honoured methods of olive oil production, or visit Grottaglie, famous for its ceramics production.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Giardini Naxos (Taormina)

    Taormina is one of Sicily’s most popular summer destinations. Perched on the side of a mountain with the Ionian Sea and Mount Etna as a backdrop it boasts a selection of churches, bars, restaurants and antique shops to discover and explore.


    Delve into the Sicilian atmosphere of the classic film trilogy The Godfather, or explore the medieval centre of Taormina. Alternatively, drive to Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Sorrento

    A land of mermaids, lemons and orange groves, and the birthplace of Limoncello, Sorrento is the gateway to the Amalfi Coast and perhaps the most stunning stretch of coast line to be found anywhere in Europe if not the world.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.


    Drive along the coast of Sorrento to the miraculous ruins of Pompeii, or relish the view as you take a funicular ride to the town of Capri. Choose to walk through the historical centre of Sorrento before cooling off with Sorrento’s favourite homemade ice cream, or experiencing a local farm in the Sorrentine hills.


    Enjoy kayaking in the Bay of Ieranto, the heart of a protected marine area, and visit caves and spectacular cliffs with your guide.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Calvi, France

    Reputedly the home of Christopher Columbus, the city of Calvi, on the north west coast of Corsica is watched over by a medieval Citadel, and is home to superb traditional cuisine, pure white beaches and a vibrant yet romantic culture.


    Learn of Calvi’s history on a walking tour through the narrow lanes and ancient ramparts, or explore the villages through the hinterland of the Balagne region and taste some of the local delicacies. Discovery: Hike through the abandoned village of Occi to see stunning views across the Bay of Calvi and out to the Punto di Spano.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Monte Carlo, Monaco

    Home to luxurious high-rise hotels, super yachts and beautiful people at every turn, Monte Carlo is Europe’s centre of elegance, glamour and wealth.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.


    Explore the old city of Monaco and Monte Carlo, or visit the medieval village of Eze. If you’re a fan of Formula One, take the opportunity to follow your guide and walk the track, visiting the famous Rascasse Chicane and the Top Car museum.


    Hike to Monaco Rock through the Old City. Enrich Savour an exclusive classical concert in the Oceanographic Museum.


    Savour an exclusive classical concert in the Oceanographic Museum.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Saint-Tropez, France


    Join a walking tour of St. Tropez, the most celebrated city on the French Riviera, or drive to the medieval village of Grimaud and the unique marina village Port Grimaud, known as the ‘Venice of Provence’. Enjoy a panoramic scenic drive along the coastal road and take in the stunning views of rugged shores, sandy beaches and lush vegetation or visit Gassin and a family run winery for a tasting of the local wines.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Barcelona > UK

    Your cruise ends this morning as you say farewell to your crew. Disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your flight home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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