Ultimate European Discovery – London to Athens

Mediterranean

15 NIGHT CRUISE
15 NIGHT CRUISE
RETURN FLIGHTS
RETURN FLIGHTS
4 BONUS NIGHTS
4 BONUS NIGHTS
BONUS BEVERAGE PACKAGE
BONUS BEVERAGE PACKAGE

My Cruises Package Inclusions

  • 15 Night cruise onboard Norwegian Star in an upgraded Mid-ship Interior cabin
  • Economy flights to London returning from Athens
  • All on board meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • Wide range of on board activities, and entertainment.
  • All Port Taxes & Charges Included

 

BONUS Value

  • BONUS My Cruises Holiday Savings including a free upgrade from Interior to Mid-ship Interior Cabin
  • FREE Beverage Package (valued at US$3560)
  • BONUS 2 Nights accommodation in a centrally located hotel in London
  • BONUS 2 Nights accommodation in a centrally located hotel in Athens
  • BONUS Prepaid Onboard Gratuities included (valued at AU$650)

 

General Departure Information 

$4990 per person twin share ex Auckland
$4990 per person 
twin share ex Christchurch

Please note departure can be out of Auckland or out of Christchurch

 

General Sail Date Information

Set Sail on Saturday, October 10, 2020

 

General Upgrade Information

Upgrade to a Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Cabin from only $599 per person
Upgrade to a Balcony Cabin from only $1699 per person
Upgrade to a Mid-Ship Balcony Cabin from only $1799 per person

Day 1: Southampton (London), England (United Kingdom)

Welcome to the bustling port of Southampton where you can venture to nearby London and make the most of your day. See London’s highlights including Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Tower Bridge, more pubs than you could poke a stick at and an array of markets including Spitalfield.

Day 2: Paris, France

Welcome to the global centre of art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Paris boasts 19th century architecture, intertwined with tree-lined boulevards and the River Seine. It is home to some of the most formidable structures in the world including the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Louvre.

Day 3 – 5: At Sea

Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ships activities can be found on the vessels daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 6: Barcelona, Spain

Welcome to the cultural hub of Spain, Barcelona! Explore the stunning sights such as the Sagrada Familia and enjoy the local tapas for some truly delicious cuisine.

Day 7: Villefranche, France

Villefranche-sur-Mer is a commune in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region on the French Riviera, located close to the Principality of Monaco. This beautiful coastal location has been home to many movies over the years including Alfred Hitchcock’s To Catch a Thief, The Count of Monte Cristo, Never Say Never Again and The Bourne Identity. You’ll find an abundance of historical churches, chapels and other public buildings including the Citadel built in 1557, which is now home to the Town Hall, convention centre, three museums and an open-air theatre.

Day 8: Florence / Pisa (Livorno), Italy

Today you’ll have the opportunity to snap that perfect picture, supporting the Leaning Tower of Pisa then enjoying a pizza. Travel to Florence for more delicious Italian cuisine, be enamoured by the Duomo and Michelangelo’s “David” statue right before the beautiful sunset over the Arno River.

Day 9: Rome (Civitavecchia), 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.

Day 10: Naples, Italy

Cruise to Naples, located on Italy’s stunning Amalfi coast, a city embellished in history. Touring around Naples’ grand piazzas, cathedrals and castles in the old centre will fill that cultural need. Pompeii is not too far either, a dashing city which boasts diverse cultural offerings and charming streets.

Day 11: At Sea

Your day at sea will allow you to take full advantage of everything the ship has to offer. Seek out hidden treasures and make the most of the facilities onboard. All of the ships activities can be found on the vessels daily newsletter. If relaxation is on your mind then your sea day will allow you to sit back, soak in ship life and watch the world as it floats by you.

Day 12: 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 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: 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 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: Athens, Greece

Welcome to Piraeus, the port city of Athens. It is the oldest city in Greece, a guaranteed highlight is the mystical Acropolis, perched high in the hills. Just because this city is vintage don’t think that you’ll be stuck in the past – it is juxtaposed against a modern city filled with shopping, restaurants, culture and beautiful art.

Having recently undergone a grand refurbishment, the Norwegian Star has it all. Tantalise your taste buds as you make your way around the 15 delectable dining options, sip specialty cocktails at your choice of 10 bars and lounges, get your hit of R&R at the world-class spa or experience the thrilling casino like a VIP. On the plush Norwegian Star, indulge in optional first-rate accommodation features such as dedicated concierge and butler services; a luxury bath and shower; private balcony; lavish living and dining rooms; minibar; and a whirlpool hot tub! Whether you want to encounter outstanding live entertainment, hit up the epic sports centre, or soak your way to renewal at the Thermal Spa Suite, the Norwegian Star is the ship for you.

Travel based on Cruise Departure Saturday, October 10, 2020

Prices are per person twin share in NZD based on travel from Auckland unless otherwise stated. Prices are subject to availability and currency fluctuations & 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. 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.

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 New Zealand.

From $4,990*
Per Person Twin Share
Includes
$5,000
In Bonus Value
Valued At
$7,490
Per Person Twin Share