Discover the Highlights of the Mediterranean

15 Days
Athens (Piraeus) to Nice
From (GBP)
£ 7,115
£ 5,919
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2022 Athens (Piraeus) > Nice

Begin by traversing the Corinth Canal, as you sail to the Greek town of Itea and the village of Fiskardo in Cephalonia. You’ll then head to the Aeolian island of Lipari and Capri in the Bay of Naples, and on to the island of Ponza before arriving in Rome’s port of Civitavecchia. Cruise north to Port Ercole, and onto the towns of Bonifacio and Calvi on the northern tip of Corsica. Enjoy stops in both the Italian and French Riviera before your cruise concludes in Nice.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
2M04
Duration:
15 days
Departure City:
Athens (Piraeus)
Return City:
Nice

15 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Athens (Piraeus), Greece

    Your luxurious super yacht, Emerald Azzurra, awaits you in Athens where you’ll embark on your adventure around the Ionian Sea.

    The birthplace of western civilisation, the Greek capital is steeped in history. Its magnificent Acropolis towers over the city, while the Parthenon and ancient Agora tell tales of a time when gods and goddesses called Athens home.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Transit the Corinth Canal – Itea (Delphi)

    Witness the impressive engineering feat of the Corinth Canal, a key navigational route for over 2,000 years, as you sail towards Itea. Surrounded by rolling hills covered in olive trees, this waterfront town is also close to the archaeological site of Delphi.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Fiskardo (Cephalonia)

    Fiskardo is your gateway to the magical island of Cephalonia. The largest of the Ionian Sea islands, you’ll be struck by the unique biodiversity of its landscape, from to perfect turquoise lagoons to golden beaches, stretching on for miles.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Giardini Naxos, Italy

    Giardini Naxos is a gorgeous beach resort, with a resplendent horseshoe bay and seafront lined with bars and restaurants.  

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Lipari

    The largest of the Aeolian Islands, Lipari exudes a rustic charm with a collection of colourful buildings lining its harbour and, in Quattrocchi, breathtaking ocean vistas.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Capri

    Milky white cliffs topped with vibrant green forests welcome you to the idyllic island of Capri. Lying in the Gulf of Naples, its jaw-dropping natural beauty is complemented by its glitzy marina, lined with fellow luxury yachts.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Ponza

    Ponza may not carry the fanfare of its more illustrious neighbours but it’s one of Italy’s best-kept secrets. Once a Roman prison island, today you’ll find sleepy surroundings and unspoiled nature.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Civitavecchia (Rome)

    Centrally located in the Italian region of Lazio, this 2nd century port is home to many of its original features, like the beautifully preserved Roman Dock and the 16th century fort.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Porto Ercole

    Perched on the coast of Tuscany, Porto Ercole is one of Italy’s hidden gems. Translated as the ‘Port of Hercules’, this sleepy bay is a scene of incredible architecture and local seafood that is an absolute delight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Bonifacio, Corsica

    The striking citadel heralds your introduction to Bonifacio. Established in 833, this charming Corsican port provides stunning views from its ancient fortress that, on a clear day, stretch all the way to Sardinia.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Calvi

    Follow in the footsteps of Christopher Columbus as you arrive in Calvi. This vibrant area of Corsica is said to have been the home of the intrepid explorer, and you’ll be sure to fall in love with its winding streets and quaint beaches.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Portoferraio, Italy

    One of the oldest towns on Elba Island, Portoferraio oozes Tuscan charm. A favourite among beach-lovers and history buffs alike, it’s known for enticing sandy shores and distinctive Medici forts, dating back to the 1500s.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Portofino

    The unassuming village of Portofino provides another tempting taste of the Italian Riviera. Its colourful buildings and slower pace of life have made it an attractive hideaway for the rich and famous.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Menton, France

    France’s Côte d’Azure is synonymous with outstanding beauty, and Menton is this famous region at its gorgeous best. Nestled between Monaco and Italy, the seaside town is a wonderful mix of unique architecture and luscious gardens.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Nice

    Your yacht cruise ends in Nice, where you’ll disembark Emerald Azzurra and be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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