With its dramatic coastline, stunning islands and world famous historical sites, Croatia is a jewel in the Adriatic. Its rich history has left a magnificent legacy of Roman, Venetian and Byzantine architectural treasures. Despite terrible suffering in the war following independence and the break up of the Socialist Republic of Yugoslavia in the 1990s, today Croatia is a member of the European Union and NATO. Your visit will take in the country's natural and man-made wonders including the island of Zadar and the Palace of Diocletian.
Sail from the treasures of Imperial Rome to the canals, palaces and museums of Venice. Other highlights include the magnificent Amalfi Coast, the evocative ruins of Pompeii, the charming Croatian ports of Split and Dubrovnik, followed by the Renaissance art of Urbino.
Our most complete cruise around the coast of Italy features a magical two-night hotel stay in Rome, two nights in the floating city of Venice and visits to the historic Dalmatian cities of Croatia. Then gaze in awe at the classical wonders of ancient Greece and across the beautiful capital of Athens.
This unforgettable voyage sails between the great cities of Venice and Athens. Along the way enjoy the dramatic scenery of Kotor Bay, cruise along the coast of Dalmatia, visit the sites of ancient Olympia, Monemvasia and the carless idyll of Hydra, one of Greece’s most charming islands.
This classic Grand Voyage begins with an overnight stay in beautiful Venice, before cruising the Adriatic coast to the Dalmatian ports of Croatia. In Greece, gaze in awe at the classical wonders of the ancient world, from the stunning Acropolis of Athens to the shimmering islands of the Aegean and the evocative ruins of the Peloponnese.