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Icons of the Mediterranean: Italy, Sicily & Croatia - 2024

Venice • 10-night small ship cruise with Trieste, Zadar, Split, Brindisi, Giardini Naxos, Syracuse, Valletta, Trapani, Lipari, Castellammare di Stabia/Pompeii, Civitavecchia • Rome
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Venice to Rome - Split - Diocletians Palace
    EXPLORE THE UNESCO-LISTED DIOCLETIAN’S PALACE, BUILT BY THE ROMAN EMPEROR DIOCLETIAN AS HIS RETIREMENT HOME BECAUSE OF THE AREA’S SPECTACULAR BEAUTY
  • Mediterranean Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Italy, Sicily, Croatia to Rome including Venice Split, Syracuse, and Pompeii
    CRUISE THE MEDITERRANEAN AND ADRIATIC SEAS ABOARD THE NIMBLE, 5-STAR OCEAN ODYSSEY
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Venice to Rome | Icons of the Mediterranean: Italy, Sicily & Croatia
    FALL IN LOVE WITH THE ETERNAL CITY’S GRANDEUR, AND TOUR THE VATICAN MUSEUMS WHILE IN ROME
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Venice to Rome - Venice Canals
    SPEND TWO NIGHTS IN THIS UNESCO-LISTED FLOATING CITY, AND SEE ICONIC HALLMARKS LIKE ST. MARK'S BASILICA AND DOGE'S PALACE
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Venice to Rome - Florence Extension
    ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN OPTIONAL EXTENSION TO FLORENCE, ITALY
DATES & PRICES
STARTING FROM
$10,299
  • $686
    PER DAY
  • 15
    DAYS
  • 27
    TOURS
  • 24 FREE Single Supplements Available
  • 2 Solo Friendly Spaces Available
TRIP WITH AIR
16 DAYS FROM $10,998
Luxury
LEADER IN SOLO WOMEN
FREE Solo Space
Solo Friendly Supplements
AIRFARE DEALS
Up to FREE Business Class.
Save up to $1,799 per couple with 2-for-1 air on select departures.
3rd WOMAN TRAVELS FREE
Third woman sails for FREE on ALL departures.
 
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3rd Woman Travels for FREE in a Triple Cabin!

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Apr 30
Venice to Rome
CODE: OTR24
FROM
$10,299
FROM
$11,299
No air selected
2-for-1 Airfare
MORE INFO
CRUISE DETAILS
TRAVEL DATES
Apr 30
MS Ocean Odyssey
AVAILABLE EXTENSIONS: Stresa & the Italian Lakes (Pre-Trip)

Pre Extension: Stresa & the Italian Lakes (Pre-Trip)

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$1,549 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $387 PER DAY

Discover the Italian Lakes on this thrilling and compact extension into one of the most illustrious regions of the world just oozing with showbiz appeal. Along the shores of Lake Como, absorb the scenery, staggering cliffsides, and natural beauty that draws both filmmakers and the famous, including the likes of George Clooney, Madonna, Richard Branson, and more. But you won’t need to be a celebrity to enjoy the finer things — this extension is chock-full of them. Embark on a private Borromean Islands tour, and stay in a hotel overlooking gorgeous Lake Maggiore. And discover Milan, the centerpiece of the Italian fashion world. Don’t miss this scenic and unforgettable journey through the best of Italy’s lakes!

Your Price Includes:

  • 3 nights’ accommodations at the Hotel La Palma (or similar) with guaranteed lake-view rooms
  • 4 meals: 3 breakfasts and 1 dinner
  • 6 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a private boat tour of the Borromean Islands and tour of Lake Como
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and local guides
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
Florence, Italy (Post-Trip)

Post Extension: Florence, Italy (Post-Trip)

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$1,399 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $466 PER DAY

Get under the Tuscan sun in Florence, the beating heart of Italy’s esteemed foodie region and the birthplace of the Renaissance. On tours of the city’s two premiere galleries — Uffizi and Accademia — you’ll get insights on the artistic masters who changed the world. You’ll also see Florence’s many corners on a guided tour, while having ample time to discover this magnificent city on your own, too. From the banks of the Arno to the stunning duomo overlooking the city, Florence is a feast for all the senses. Famous cuisine, unparalleled wine, and world-class leather products are all at your fingertips on this compact and enlightening extension. Uncover the beauty of Tuscany’s capital with Vantage!

Your Price Includes:

  • 2 nights’ accommodations at the Hotel Villa dei Medici (or similar)
  • 4 meals: 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 1 dinner
  • 5 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a Florence city tour and visits to the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery
  • 1 UNESCO World Heritage Site: Florence
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and local guides
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
CALL TO BOOK
1-800-322-6677
STATEROOM AIR PROMO
Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite (OS)
640

Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite(OS)

Deck 7
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Double
$20,099
Single
$40,198
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • FREE Business Class Air Upgrade
Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite (ES)
394

Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite(ES)

Deck 7
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Double
$18,099
Single
$36,198
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
Category JS: Junior Suite (JS)
401-404

Category JS: Junior Suite(JS)

Deck 6
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Double
$16,599
Single
$33,198
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
Category DS: Deluxe Suite (DS)
361-382

Category DS: Deluxe Suite(DS)

Deck 4
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Double
$15,399
Single
$30,798
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom (BS)
307-355

Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom(BS)

Decks 6 & 4
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Double
$13,299
Single
$26,598
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom (PS)
254-266

Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom(PS)

Deck 7
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Double
$12,699
Single
$25,398
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom (GS)
254-266

Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom(GS)

Deck 6
deck image
Solo Friendly!
Double
$12,299
Single
$24,598 $18,449
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Reduced Single Supplement
Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom (TMS)
262-311

Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom(TMS)

Deck 4
deck image
Solo Friendly!
Double
$11,699
Single
$23,398 $17,549
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Reduced Single Supplement
Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom (TS)
246-264

Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom(TS)

Deck 4
deck image
Solo Friendly!
Double
$10,699
Single
$21,398 $16,049
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Reduced Single Supplement
Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom (TFS)
212-233

Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom(TFS)

Deck 4
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Double
$10,299
Single
$20,598
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom (SBS)
226-244

Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom(SBS)

Deck 7 & 6
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Free Solo!
Double
-
Single
$14,299
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category SS: Studio Stateroom (SS)
122-186

Category SS: Studio Stateroom(SS)

Deck 3
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Free Solo!
Double
-
Single
$11,299
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Additional Booking Information >
Sep 7
Rome to Venice
CODE: OTR24
FROM
$10,499
FROM
$11,499
No air selected
2-for-1 Airfare
MORE INFO
CRUISE DETAILS
TRAVEL DATES
Sep 7
MS Ocean Odyssey
AVAILABLE EXTENSIONS: Florence, Italy (Pre-Trip)

Pre Extension: Florence, Italy (Pre-Trip)

Extension Image
$1,399 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $466 PER DAY

Get under the Tuscan sun in Florence, the beating heart of Italy’s esteemed foodie region and the birthplace of the Renaissance. On tours of the city’s two premiere galleries — Uffizi and Accademia — you’ll get insights on the artistic masters who changed the world. You’ll also see Florence’s many corners on a guided tour, while having ample time to discover this magnificent city on your own, too. From the banks of the Arno to the stunning duomo overlooking the city, Florence is a feast for all the senses. Famous cuisine, unparalleled wine, and world-class leather products are all at your fingertips on this compact and enlightening extension. Uncover the beauty of Tuscany’s capital with Vantage!

Your Price Includes:

  • 2 nights’ accommodations at the Hotel Villa dei Medici (or similar)
  • 4 meals: 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 1 dinner
  • 5 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a Florence city tour and visits to the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Gallery
  • 1 UNESCO World Heritage Site: Florence
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and local guides
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
Stresa & the Italian Lakes (Post-Trip)

Post Extension: Stresa & the Italian Lakes (Post-Trip)

Extension Image
$1,549 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $387 PER DAY

Discover the Italian Lakes on this thrilling and compact extension into one of the most illustrious regions of the world just oozing with showbiz appeal. Along the shores of Lake Como, absorb the scenery, staggering cliffsides, and natural beauty that draws both filmmakers and the famous, including the likes of George Clooney, Madonna, Richard Branson, and more. But you won’t need to be a celebrity to enjoy the finer things — this extension is chock-full of them. Embark on a private Borromean Islands tour, and stay in a hotel overlooking gorgeous Lake Maggiore. And discover Milan, the centerpiece of the Italian fashion world. Don’t miss this scenic and unforgettable journey through the best of Italy’s lakes!

Your Price Includes:

  • 3 nights’ accommodations at the Hotel La Palma (or similar) with guaranteed lake-view rooms
  • 4 meals: 3 breakfasts and 1 dinner
  • 6 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a private boat tour of the Borromean Islands and tour of Lake Como
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and local guides
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
CALL TO BOOK
1-800-322-6677
STATEROOM AIR PROMO
Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite (OS)
640

Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite(OS)

Deck 7
deck image
Double
Sold Out
Single
Sold Out
Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite (ES)
394

Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite(ES)

Deck 7
deck image
Double
$18,299
Single
$36,598
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
Category JS: Junior Suite (JS)
401-404

Category JS: Junior Suite(JS)

Deck 6
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Double
$16,799
Single
$33,598
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
Category DS: Deluxe Suite (DS)
361-382

Category DS: Deluxe Suite(DS)

Deck 4
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Double
$15,599
Single
$31,198
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom (BS)
307-355

Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom(BS)

Decks 6 & 4
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Double
$13,499
Single
$26,998
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom (PS)
254-266

Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom(PS)

Deck 7
deck image
Double
$12,899
Single
$25,798
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom (GS)
254-266

Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom(GS)

Deck 6
deck image
Solo Friendly!
Double
$12,499
Single
$24,998 $18,749
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Reduced Single Supplement
Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom (TMS)
262-311

Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom(TMS)

Deck 4
deck image
Solo Friendly!
Double
$11,899
Single
$23,798 $17,849
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Reduced Single Supplement
Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom (TS)
246-264

Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom(TS)

Deck 4
deck image
Solo Friendly!
Double
$10,899
Single
$21,798 $16,349
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • Reduced Single Supplement
Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom (TFS)
212-233

Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom(TFS)

Deck 4
deck image
Double
$10,499
Single
$20,998
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom (SBS)
226-244

Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom(SBS)

Deck 7 & 6
deck image
Free Solo!
Double
-
Single
$14,499
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Category SS: Studio Stateroom (SS)
122-186

Category SS: Studio Stateroom(SS)

Deck 3
deck image
Free Solo!
Double
-
Single
$11,499
No air selected
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
Additional Booking Information >
Deposit: $1000 per person

Prices are in U.S. dollars, per person, based on double occupancy. For additional details regarding General Terms & Conditions, see the Tour Participant Agreement online at www.vantagetravel.com/tandc.

Every effort has been made to produce this information accurately. Vantage Deluxe World Travel reserves the right to correct errors. Note: Prices shown are valid at press time and are for new bookings only.

Please note: Port charges are included in the base price for our Ocean Explorer and Ocean Odyssey travelers.

Land Transfers: Now available! Round-trip international airport transfers are now available for $120 to and from your ship or hotel on the base programs. Call for details. Transfers cannot be added inside of 60 days prior to departure.

Single Cabins: Single occupancy available in Categories SBS & SS. Subject to availability. Reduced single supplements may be available in other categories, please call for details.

Business Class Upgrade: From $4,095 per person, please call for details. Subject to availability.

Premium Economy Upgrade: From $1,400 per person, please call for details. Subject to availability.

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*Special third-guest rates are available in suites. Third-occupancy rates are not combinable with any other offers, including airfare offers. Third person accommodations include either sofa bed with deluxe mattress topper or rollaway bed.  Please call for details.  The third passenger who reserves a triple accommodation as part of a Groups reservation do not earn accumulating traveler rewards, nor can their Group leaders earn rewards for the third traveler in the suite.

*Airfares are roundtrip and per person and include government taxes and fees, destination airport transfers, and air fuel surcharges. Ask our Travel Consultants about airfare from other cities. Please note that Vantage cannot guarantee the most direct routing to/from your gateway city. Call 1 888 982-6824 for details.

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Vantage Leading Competitor Vantage Advantage
Journey Icons of the Mediterranean: Italy, Sicily & Croatia Venice to Civitavecchia
Greatest value and most comprehensive features compared to our competitors!
 Departure Comparison Apr, Sep 5/9/24
Per Diem $687 $689
Included Tours and Special Features 27 included features and Cultural Discoveries - a value of $2,100

37 included Shore Excursions


More included tours and cultural experiences offered!
11 UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Rome, the Vatican, Pompeii, Aeolian Islands, Valletta, Syracuse, Etna (choice of tours), Alberobello, Diocletian’s Palace, Historic Defensive Walls of Zadar, Venice Selected Shore Excursions (optional)
Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service on board ship to assist with all your personal requests  
 Vessel Size  Our ocean discovery vessel, the m/s Ocean Odyssey has 15 solo cabins (11 for expedition cruises) and 15 triple-occupancy cabins each, with a maximum capacity of under 150 passengers on each sailing.    Our ships are smaller, more intimate, and have an industry-leading number of solo-ready cabins, as well as a fantastic crew-to-passenger ratio.
Accommodations in hotels  On each journey that we offer with Vantage, your hotel accommodations will be included in the total price of your cruise.     We choose all of our partner hotels with comfort and luxury in mind, and will let you know ahead of time which hotel you’ll be staying in at each port.
 Cruise-Only Price*  $10,299  $6,200 Greatest value and most comprehensive features compared to our competitors! 
 # of Days 15  9
Meals 36 meals: 14 breakfasts, 10 lunches, and 12 dinners, with complimentary wine, beer, and soft drinks during dinner on board
Multiple restaurants, diverse cuisine, open-seating dining
Beverages in-suite and throughout the ship, including champagne, select wines and spirits
24-hour dining service

The MOST included meals
Single Travelers Free Singles on every departure - Save up to $14,499!*
Single Supplements at 25%
The leader in solo travel - best value in the industry.
Extend Your Trip
Florence, Italy 3 days from $1,399 ($466 per day)
Stresa 4 days from $1,549 ($387 per day)

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Monaco and Grand Canal
Bernini Bristol Hotel

Extend your journey and get more value for your dollar.
 Air Promotion 2-for-1 AIR on all 2024 departures**
International Airfare included*
Best airfare and exclusive air upgrades. 
 Up to Free Business Class or Premium Economy Airfare Upgrade on select cabins* Business Class upgrade at reduced rates
 Third Passenger Third person cruises for FREE on ALL departures. Triple-occupancy available on select cabins.    
10 Ways to Save *Referral Rewards [$200 per referred traveler after 2 referrals]

*Buy direct & save [savings for the traveler]

*SmartPay [pay in full 12 months in advance to save 10%]

*Preferred Traveler Rewards [earn 5% of purchase price toward future trips]

*Refer a friend who has never sailed with [the leading competitor], and they book a new voyage, you BOTH enjoy $500 savings per suite.

Vantage offers the best value in Deluxe travel and the most ways to save.

Comparison date as of 10/02/22
* Subject to availability
** Not including $120 transfer fee
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