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Greek & Turkish Splendor

Date: Sep 4-14, 2022
Starting Price: $3,699
Trip Length: 10 nights
Trip: Valletta to Istanbul
Cruise line: Oceania Cruises | Riviera

Whether you’re a history buff, a gourmand, or a sun bather, the eastern Mediterranean covers all the bases! Come immerse yourself in the history and culture of Malta, Italy, Greece, and Turkey on this 10-night cruise. Take a ride around the Bay of Argostoli, and in Chania, swim and snorkel or stretch out in the sun. Stop in Santorini, where the house-dotted cliffs are the perfect backdrop for a moment of reflection. In Athens and Ephesus, indulge your historic side as you make your way through ruins and relics. And take in the pleasures of Istanbul—meander the spice markets or make a stop at the Blue Mosque.

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Features

OCEANIA CRUISES OLIFE CHOICE

• INCLUDES ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE
NEW FREE ROUNDTRIP AIRPORT TRANSFERS*
• FREE UNLIMITED INTERNET

• 6 FREE SHORE EXCURSIONS
OR FREE BEVERAGE PACKAGE
OR $600 SHIPBOARD CREDIT

Limited Availability
Offers are per stateroom, based on double occupancy; air credit is $1,100 per person

 

 

Oceania Cruises prices* are per person, based on double occupancy, and reflect the OLife Fare with included round-trip airfare. The Round-Trip Airfare promotion only applies to round-trip coach flights from select U.S. and Canadian gateways. Airfare is available from other U.S. and Canadian gateways for an additional charge. Any advertised fares that include the Round-Trip Airfare promotion include all airline fees, surcharges, and government taxes and may be subject to change. Due to limited flight schedules, overnight stays may be required at the traveler’s expense. Airline-imposed personal charges such as baggage fees may apply. Free Roundtrip Airport Transfer offer is only available when OLife Choice airfare is purchased through Oceania Cruises. 
OLife Choice offers* are per stateroom, and the selection must be the same for both guests. If the shore excursion amenity is selected, excursions will be available for selection approximately four months prior to departure. All excursions must be chosen at least fourteen days prior to the sailing. Shore excursion options for OLife Choice offers (up to a value of $199 per excursion) exclude the following: Culinary Discovery Tours; Food and Wine Trails; Oceania Select; Oceania Exclusive; Executive Collection; and Wellness excursions. The House Select Beverage Package is per stateroom and includes unlimited champagne, wine, and beer with lunch and dinner.
*Prices, air credits, and itineraries are subject to change at the discretion of Oceania Cruises.

Itinerary

  • September 3: Depart for Valletta, Malta
  • September 4: Valletta, Malta
  • September 5: Messina, Italy
  • September 6: Igoumenitsa, Greece
  • September 7: Argostoli, Greece
  • September 8: Chania (Crete), Greece
  • September 9: Santorini, Greece
  • September 10: Mykonos, Greece
  • September 11: Athens (Piraeus), Greece
  • September 12: Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey
  • September 13: Istanbul, Turkey
  • September 14: Istanbul, Turkey

Deck Plans

Go Beyond with GoNext

More time and peace of mind. Don’t just wave at your port city from the deck—extend your trip with an overnight land stay and city exploration. Spend more time with your feet on the ground and immerse yourself in local culture with engaging tours led by an expert travel guide. Let us handle the logistics of your airport transportation, luggage handling, and so much more, so you can worry less and go all in on your vacation.

A World Heritage City boasting mid-16th century Baroque to Modernism architecture, Valletta is considered one of the most visited open-air museums. Dine on authentic Maltese food as you make your way through limestone buildings and timber balconies. Take in several historical cornerstones such as St. John’s Co–Cathedral, Fort St. Angelo, and the Inquisitor’s Palace. See the ancient artwork and vaulted ceilings at Grand Master’s Palace and stroll the Gardens in Senglea, overlooking the Grand Harbor.

Valletta Pre-Cruise Program
SEP 2+–4 • $999 per person, double occupancy; $1,499 single

  • 2 nights at 5-star Grand Hotel Excelsior or similar accommodations, with breakfast
  • Half-day panoramic walking tour of Valletta, featuring:
    – St. John’s Co-Cathedral
    National Museum of Archaeology
  • Half-day tour of Three Cities of Malta, featuring:
    – Boat Crossing to Three Cities of Malta – across from Valletta’s Grand Harbor
    – Visit Fort St. Angelo in Birgu
    – Visit the Inquisitor’s Palace
    – Stroll the Gardens in Senglea
  • Transfers between airport,* hotel, and cruise ship, with related luggage handling
    +Valletta hotel check-in is Sep 2

See Valletta Details

Mobility: This tour involves a moderate amount of walking, some over uneven or uphill terrain as well as a short boat transfer.  This tour may not be suitable for those with walking difficulties.

The Pre- and/or Post-Cruise Program pricing, itineraries, and accommodations are subject to change.

*FOR GUESTS BOOKING THEIR OWN AIRFARE: 
Airport transfers are only applicable on program dates. You must provide your complete flight details to Go Next 30 days prior to departure in order to ensure airport transfers.

Visa Requirements

An electronic tourist visa is required for Turkey. You will receive the visa application approximately 100 – 115 days prior to departure if you have purchased a visa through Oceania Cruises. If you are not a citizen of the United States or Canada, it is your responsibility to contact your nearest embassy or consulate to obtain the latest, most up-to-date information on immigration and entry requirements for the destinations you will be visiting.

Cancellation Policy

REFUNDS AND CANCELLATIONS: If you change your plans or cancel, your rights to a refund are limited. Submit a written cancellation to cancel@gonext.com. Upon receipt of a written cancellation from you, the following fees will apply (as indicated in days prior to initial flight departure).
Cruise Cancellation Fees:
61 days or more = Full Refund
60-31 days = 75% penalty of total fare
30-0 days = 100% penalty of total fare
Any requests for cancellation must be communicated to Go Next in writing. Applicable refunds, if any, will be made within 30 days after the cancellation. (Subject to change.)

ADDITIONAL REFUNDS AND CANCELLATIONS FOR GO NEXT PROGRAMS
Go Next Pre- and/or Post-Cruise Program Cancellation Fees:
121 days or more = No Penalty, Full Refund
120-61 days = 25% penalty of total fare, per program
60-0 days = 100% of total fare, per program
If you cancel any Go Next Program, your rights to a refund are limited. Any requests for cancellation must be communicated to Go Next in writing. Submit a written cancellation to cancel@gonext.com. Applicable refunds, if any, will be made within 14 days after the cancellation. (Subject to change; refer to your brochure for current rates.)

Call For Availability

Greek & Turkish Splendor

Date: Sep 4-14, 2022
Starting Price: $3,699
Trip Length: 10 nights
Trip: Valletta to Istanbul
Cruise line: Oceania Cruises | Riviera
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