Experience the spectacular natural wonders, ancient monuments and culinary flavours of the Mediterranean on a grand voyage with Star Clippers.
Soak up the European summer aboard an intimate sailing ship, visiting idyllic ports and coastal towns as part of Star Clippers new Mediterranean program for 2016. Highlights of the program include:
Royal Clipper: Inaugural Eastern Mediterranean
In September 2016, the largest square rigger in the world will visit the Greek Islands and Turkey for the first time on 7 night sailings from Athens to Istanbul and Istanbul to Athens. This itinerary features visits to Istanbul, Myrina, Skiathos, Skopelos, Poros and Piraeus. Royal Clipper will also offer new 7 night itineraries from Rome to Athens and Athens to Rome, exploring the stunning coastline of Italy, Sicily and Greece in addition to its signature Italy and Croatia Rome to Venice program.
Star Flyer: Italy, Sicily and Tunisia
Luxury loving passengers can cruise aboard the modern Star Flyer, travelling from Rome to the Aeolian Islands, Sicily and Sorrento. Visit the active volcano of Mount Etna on the east coast of Sicily, explore the ruins of Pompeii near Naples, stroll along the seaside promenade of Amalfi dotted with art galleries, museums and cafés and spend a lazy afternoon in the chic port of Sorrento and it’s unspoilt countryside. For those wishing to explore more of the Mediterranean, there are new 10 and 11 night itineraries including Sardinia, Malta and Tunisia.
Star Clipper: Croatia, Montenegro and Slovenia
In late August 2016, Star Clipper will depart on 7 night cruises from Venice, calling at the ancient cities of Croatia, including Dubrovnik, Korcula and Mali Losinj, along with the breathtaking town of Kotor in Montenegro. These cruises are in addition to the ever-so-popular 10 and 11 night sailings from Athens to Venice (and v.v.).
Early booking discounts are available and range between 20% and 35% off the regular cruise rates. Prices for the 7 night cruises start from $2389 per person, including a generous 25% early booking saving, with all meals, tea and coffee, entertainment, free water sports, port charges and taxes included.
For more information and Star Clippers’ E- Brochure Mediterranean 2016 visitwww.starclippers.com