Greek & Turkish Splendor
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.
|OCEANIA CRUISES OLIFE CHOICE|
• INCLUDES ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE
• 6 FREE SHORE EXCURSIONS
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.
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
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
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.
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.
|61 days or more||=||Full Refund|
|60-31 days||=||75% penalty of total fare|
|30-0 days||=||100% penalty of total fare|
|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|