Adriatic and Italian Discovery

Sail through the Adriatic and Ionian seas from Venice with stops in the historic cities of Dubrovnik, Corfu, Kotor, and Bari. Follow with a 6 night journey exploring Southern Italy - Apulia & Amalfi.

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Begin your journey in the enchanting city of Venice. Sail through the Adriatic and Ionian seas, stopping in the historic cities of Dubrovnik, Corfu, Kotor, and Bari. Enjoy a unique stay at a traditional Masseria in Puglia, with a full-day private tour of Apulia's charming towns: Alberobello, Ostuni, and Martina Franca, uncovering the traditional trulli found in the southern region. Travel by train to Caserta for a private tour of the Royal Palace, then continue to the picturesque town of Sorrento for leisure and a full-day Amalfi Coast tour. Continue your adventure with a visit to Pompeii en route to Naples, and conclude your journey in Rome, returning with memories for a lifetime.

Package Inclusions:

Your Fly, Cruise & Stay Package Includes:
  • Return Economy flights from Sydney* to Venice, returning from Rome
  • 1 night luxury accommodation in Venice including breakfast 
  • Transfers in Venice
  • 5 nights cruise onboard MSC Opera in a Deluxe Balcony, Venice to Bari
  • MSC "Fantastica" benefits including choice of cabin and dining time (subject to availability)
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues
  • Easy Plus Drink Package* including choice of house wine, cocktails, spirits, liqueurs, beers, non-alcoholic cocktails + more!
  • 10% discount on bottles of wine purchased on board
  • A wide range of onboard activities & entertainment
  • Port charges, taxes & prepaid Hotel Service Charges
  • Private transfer from Bari port to Masseria in Puglia
  • 2 night unique Masseria stay in Puglia countryside with half-board (Drinks not included)
  • Full-day Apulia discovery private tour to Alberobello, Ostuni & Martina Franca
  • Private transfer from Masseria in Puglia to Bari train station
  • High speed train from Bari to Caserta in business class 
  • Private Royal Palace of Caserta guided tour
  • 3 night luxury accommodation in Sorrento including breakfast
  • Full-day Amalfi Coast private tour to Positano, Ravello & Amalfi
  • Private guided tour in Pompeii
  • Private Transfer from Sorrento to Naples
  • High speed train from Naples to Rome in business class
  • 1 night luxury accommodation in Rome including breakfast 
  • Private transfers in Rome
  • Entrance included to Royal Palace of Caserta & Pompeii
***Travel date 05 April 2025 to 17 April 2025

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Itinerary



5-Apr-25 Sydney to Venice, Italy Overnight in Venice 
Upon arrival in Venice, private transfer to your accommodation and enjoy the rest of the day at your own pace.
6-Apr-25 Venice, Italy Embarkation 6:00PM
Water taxi from the Venice hotel to the Venice Cruise Terminal. Please note that access to the Marghera pier is restricted; therefore, MSC Cruise Line will collect passengers from the Venice Cruise Terminal.
7-Apr-25 At Sea
8-Apr-25 Dubrovnik, Croatia 7:00 AM 7:00 PM
9-Apr-25 Corfu, Greece 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
10-Apr-25 Kotor, Montenegro 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
11-Apr-25 Bari, Italy - Puglia, Italy 7:00 AM Disembarkation
Private transfer to a Masseria accommodation in Puglia, enjoy the rest of the day at your own pace Overnight in Puglia
12-Apr-25 Puglia, Italy  Overnight in Puglia
Full-day Apulia discovery private tour to Alberobello, Ostuni, and Martina Franca 
13-Apr-25 Puglia - Bari - Caserta - Sorrento Overnight in Sorrento 
Private transfer from hotel to Bari Train Station. Boarding the high-speed train to Caserta. Enjoy the train at own pace. Arriving in Caserta, meet your private guide and head to Royal Palace of Caserta for a private tour, lunch nearby. In the afternoon continue to Sorrento. Time at leisure after checking in to your Sorrento accommodation
14-Apr-25 Sorrento Overnight in Sorrento
15-Apr-25 Sorrento Overnight in Sorrento 
Full-day Amalfi Coast tour (Positano, Ravello, Amalfi) with a private driver from Sorrento. Overnight in Sorrento.
16-Apr-25 Sorrento - Naples - Rome Overnight in Rome 
Transfer from Sorrento to Naples with a stop in Pompeii for a private guided tour. Continue to Naples and board to high-speed train to Rome. Transfer to hotel, check in and time at leisure.
17-Apr-25 Rome - Sydney
As your unforgettable journey concludes, you will be transferred to Rome Fiumicino Airport for your international flight to Sydney*.

*Itinerary subject to change*

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply: All prices are quoted in Australian dollars, based on per person double occupancy unless stated otherwise, and inclusive of all taxes and discounts. All prices & itineraries are current as at 09 July 2024 & subject to change without notice. Prices are subject to change due to availability, currency fluctuations, fuel price, and tax increases. Price includes any stated bonus nights, upgrades & package savings, if applicable. All passports, visas, travel permits, and vaccinations are the responsibility of the travelling passenger to secure prior to travel. Airfares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice, based in economy class from SYD and are subject to the carriers' flight schedules and conditions. Please call us for prices from other airports. Travel packages advertised may include multiple products provided by several suppliers to provide a travel itinerary. Each component of the package will be treated independent of each other, and the specific terms & conditions of each product supplier will apply. Hotels may charge resort fees, or a security bond not included or mentioned in this package, payable direct upon check-in.

Adriatic and Italian Discovery

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