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What better way to discover the beauties of Greece & Italy than with a cruise that includes both countries? And for a peak into Malta, a stop in Valletta will get you planning your next trip!

  • 2 nights in Rome at the Best Western Hotel President 4* or similar, double occupancy
  • 9 nights on board the Norwegian Escape, double occupancy (see cabin options)
  • Transfer from Rome Airport to Rome hotel, from Rome hotel to Civitavecchia Port and from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Intl Airport
  • Meals:
    • 2 breakfasts and 1 lunch in Rome
    • All the meals on Norwegian Escape
  • City tour of Rome by private coach and English-speaking guide
  • Granita tasting (1 granita) in Rome
  • Cruise includes Beverage/Soda package & 3 meal Ultimate dining package (*service charges are additional). Book Oceanview & Balcony cabin receive $50 USD per port shore excursion credit and 250 minutes Internet package, per cabin
October 10, 2022 Land / Cruise Only
Inside $2431
Balcony $3491
Mini Suite $3641-$3691
Taxes & Fees $489


The Package Does Not Include:
Any airfare, Italy hotel tourist tax (12 Euro per person), Optional tours or shore excursions, Beverages during meals, Gratuities to hotel staff, tour guide, coach driver, Any insurance or personal expenses, Cruise gratuities ($186.77 CAD per person).
*Cruise Service Charges are additional: Beverage/Soda package ($238.59 CAD per person) & 3 meal Ultimate dining package ($26.51 CAD per person)

10 October: Rome arrival
Welcome to Italy! Arrive in Rome at Fiumicino airport and meet with your assistant. A group transfer is planned at 1pm from Rome Fiumicino airport. (Private transfer can be arranged with a supplement / transfer from Ciampino airport also available with a supplement) Check-in at your hotel and the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight: Best Western Hotel President 4* or similar

11 October: Rome
Breakfast at the hotel. Meet with your guide and depart for a full day panoramic tour of the city, including the historical center on foot, seeing great sites like the Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain, the local markets, and the typical alleys where many movies were shot, including “Eat, Pray, Love”. During the visit, stp at Tazza D’Oro for a taste of the “Granita di caffè”.
After a morning spent discovering these amazing sites and blending with the unique atmosphere of Rome, enjoy a “taste of Italy” with a very special lunch. We will take you to the famous Alfredo Alla Scrofa restaurant, where Alfredo pasta was invented! Return to your hotel in the afternoon.
Overnight: Best Western Hotel President 4* or similar

12 October: Cruise Rome/Civitavecchia
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning at leisure before you check out from the hotel. Arranged transfer to the Civitavecchia Cruise Port (2hrs) to board your cruise on the NORWEGIAN ESCAPE. Enjoy the rest of the evening getting to know your home for the next few days.

9-Day Greek Isles Round-trip Rome: Santorini, Athens & Florence

WED., OCT. 12 – FRI., OCT. 21 2022

Day Cruise Ports Arrive Depart
Wed Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy (EMBARK) 5:00 pm
Thu At Sea
Fri Santorini, Greece 1:00 pm 10:00 pm
Sat Athens (Piraeus), Greece 7:00 am 3:00 pm
Sun Corfu, Greece 12:00 pm 7:00 pm
Mon Valletta, Malta 1:30 pm 10:00 pm
Tue Messina (Sicily), Italy 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Wed Naples, Italy 6:30 am 4:30 pm
Thu Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy 8:30 am 8:30 pm
Fri Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy (DISEMBARK) 6:00 am

13 October: Cruise at Sea
Enjoy a full day at sea

14 October: Cruise Santorini
Transportation is needed from the cruise port to the many towns of Santorini
What to see and do: Watch the sunset in Oia, visit a winery, Visit the towns of Fira & Megalochori, Hike to the volcano, Boat trip in the Caldera, Beach hopping.
15 October: Cruise Athens/Piraeus
The ship docs at Piraeus Port. Transportation is need to the city center of Athens
What to see and do: The Acropolis & Parthenon, Plaka, Monastiraki Square and Market, Monuments, Tasting local food.

16 October: Cruise Corfu
The cruise port is about 3kms to the Old Town
What to see and do: Old Town, Achilleion Palace, the Esplanade and Liston, Monasteries, Beach hopping.

17 October: Cruise Valetta/Malta
The cruise port is about 2kms to the Old Town
What to see and do: Discover the historical Old Town, St. John’s Co-Cathedral, Shopping, Barrakka Gardens, Beaches.

18 October: Cruise Messina/Sicily
Messina Port is on the island of Sicily located in the city center.
What to see and do: Piazza del Duomo, Messina Old Town, Messina Cathedral, Orion Fountain, Mt. Etna, City of Taormina.

19 October: Cruise Naples Pompeii
Naples Port is a 10-minute walk to the Piazza del Plebiscito in the city center.
What to see and do: Naples city center, Ferry to Sorrento or Capri, Pompeii UNESCO Site, Hike Mt. Vesuvius, Enjoy a tantalizing meal.

20 October: Cruise Florence Pisa/Livorno
Livorno Port is a distance into the city. Transportation is required.
What to see and do: Canal Cruise, Livorno city center. Florence: 2hrs distance : Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo. Pisa: 30 minutes distance: leaning Tower, Cathedral.

21 October: End of cruise/Civitavecchia Rome
End of cruise. Disembark. Meet with your assistant, a group transfer is included at 09:00 am to Rome Fiumicino International Airport. (Private transfers are available on request with a supplement).

Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes non-refundable $30 per adult Booking Management Fee. $50 per adult cancellation fee. Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method.Please note there maybe a tax increase when FREE connectors are added with Air Canada Vacations. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287