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Grand France, Iberia & Italy

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London to Rome

30 days
15 included tours in 5 countries
2-night hotel stay in London
2-night hotel stay in Rome
from $ 7,395 pp
  • Aug 17, 2018
  • Free air* from select US gateways
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Begin with a two-night hotel stay in London, giving you time to explore one of the world’s greatest capitals, before boarding ship to join Voyages to Antiquity’s maiden voyage to the three great rivers of France.

Cruise inland to Rouen, the capital of Normandy, for an opportunity to enjoy a day out in Paris. Stroll through Honfleur and sail the Loire to Nantes, for a scenic ride into the heart of Chateaux Country. Follow the trail of the Gironde to learn more about the art of winemaking in Bordeaux before tasting some of the region’s great vintages.

In the Spanish province of Galicia, explore the pilgrimage site of Santiago de Compostela, and in Portuguese Oporto, visit the cathedral or one of the nearby wine estates, then spend the day in the capital of Lisbon.

Cruise to Cadiz and Malaga, and the opportunity to travel by road to Granada to see the magnificent Alhambra. Calls at Valencia, Monte Carlo and Portofino will also give you a true idea of the beauty and history of the Mediterranean, before your journey concludes in two of the most fascinating cities in the world, Florence and Rome, featuring a two-night hotel stay in the Eternal City.

Date Port Arrive Depart
17 Aug Friday Departure Depart North America     
18 Aug Saturday London, England, United Kingdom Arrive in London and transfer to hotel    overnight hotel 
19 Aug Sunday London, England, United Kingdom Spend the day exploring London    overnight hotel 
20 Aug Monday London (Tilbury), England, United Kingdom Transfer to Aegean Odyssey in Tilbury, London.    4.00pm 
21 Aug Tuesday Rouen, France River cruising along the Seine to Rouen  10.00pm   overnight 
22 Aug Wednesday Rouen, France Spend the day in Rouen    midnight 
23 Aug Thursday Honfleur, France A walking tour of Honfleur visiting St Catherine's Church  8.00am  1.00pm 
24 Aug Friday At sea Lectures and activities at sea      
25 Aug Saturday Nantes, France River cruising along the Loire to Nantes for a full day visit to the Chateaux Country   6.00am  7.00pm 
26 Aug Sunday Bordeaux, France River cruising along the Gironde to arrive in Bordeaux.   9.00pm  overnight 
27 Aug Monday Bordeaux, France Visit the highlights of the city, including the Palais Rohan. Or venture out of town to one of the prestigious wine estates for tour of the cellars and tasting. Optional afternoon tour available.    7.30pm 
28 Aug Tuesday San Sebastian, Spain Visit the stunning sights of San Sebastian in Spain  1.00pm  6.00pm 
29 Aug Wednesday At sea Lectures and activities at sea     
30 Aug Thursday La Coruna, Spain A tour to magnificent Santiago de Compostela, the medieval town, Cathedral and its museum. Alternative tour of La Coruna  7.00am   6.00pm 
31 Aug Friday Oporto, Portugal A visit to Oporto City where you will visit a Romanesque style Cathedral then on to a wine estate for a tasting of the port wine  1.00pm  6.00pm 
01 Sep Saturday Lisbon, Portugal Take a city tour of Lisbon in the morning  10.00am  4.00pm 
02 Sep Sunday Cadiz, Spain Travel to Jerez de la Frontera for sherry-tasting. Alternative sightseeing tour of Cadiz  2.00pm   6.00pm 
03 Sep Monday Malaga, Spain Panoramic drive to view some of the outstanding sites of Malaga and a visit to the Picasso Museum or an optional full day excursion to Granada  7.00am   midnight 
04 Sep Tuesday At sea Lectures and activities at sea     
05 Sep Wednesday Valencia, Spain Choice of two sightseeing tours: Tour the city including the Plaza de le Virgen Cathedral, Serranos and Quart Towers or take a panoramic tour of Valencia  7.00am   6.00pm 
06 Sep Thursday Barcelona, Spain Explore the Roman sites of the city or choose from two other tours. Afternoon at leisure or optional tour  8.00am   7.00pm 
07 Sep Friday Carcassonne, France A visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Carcassonne or an alternative tour to Montpellier  8.00am   8.00pm 
08 Sep Saturday Marseilles, France A choice of day trips to the Papal Palace in Avignon or to the sites of Marseilles and Aix en Provence  7.00am   overnight 
09 Sep Sunday Marseilles, France Leave Marseilles for a day cruising the French Riviera    8.00am 
09 Sep Sunday Monte Carlo, Monaco Evening arrival into Monte Carlo  8.00pm   overnight 
10 Sep Monday Monte Carlo, Monaco Included city sightseeing in Monte Carlo and Monaco. Optional tour of Scenic Riviera and Nice    10.00pm 
11 Sep Tuesday Portofino, Italy Cruising Cinque Terre in the morning. Free afternoon and evening in Portofino  3.00pm   midnight 
12 Sep Wednesday Florence (Livorno), Italy From the port of Livorno, drive through the Tuscan hills for a day trip to Florence, visiting remarkable sites and museums or discover the magnificent churches of Florence. Alternatively take a trip to Pisa and Lucca  7.00am   7.00pm 
13 Sep Thursday Rome, Italy Disembark Aegean Odyssey in Civitavecchia and transfer to Rome hotel. Sightseeing including the Colosseum and the Basilica of St Peter in chains, or Ostia Antica. Optional tour exploring the Vatican available  7.00am   overnight hotel 
14 Sep Friday Rome, Italy Day at leisure in Rome, with a choice of optional tours    overnight hotel 
15 Sep Saturday Rome, Italy Transfer to airport for flight home     

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Voyage highlights

  • Maiden cruise of The Three Rivers (Trois-Rivières de France)
  • Full day visit to Paris – City of Dreams – or the Palace of Versailles
  • The great Spanish cities of Malaga, Valencia and Barcelona
  • Visit the medieval walled city of Carcassonne
  • Overnight on board in the jet-set port at Monte Carlo
  • Renaissance Florence or Pisa’s Leaning Tower