Explore ancient ruins, indulge in delicious authentic cuisine, soak up the sun and relax in luxury on this opulent Mediterranean cruise where you enjoy an all-inclusive luxury cruise and stay on a lavish private island in Venice.
Getting into the brand new Silver dawn in Civitavecchia you will settle in the newest addition to the Silversea fleet. With all-inclusive restaurants, impeccable service, and state-of-the-art amenities, it’s a wonderful way to see some of the highlights of the Mediterranean. A Silversea cruise has all the hallmarks of nautical luxury, including spacious all-suite accommodations and butler service, plus a variety of sumptuous lounges and bars that serve cocktails inspired by your location.
You sail along Italy’s spectacular southeast coast and reach Sorrento, which is located on the famous Amalfi Coast, for an overnight stay in the port. Enjoy an impressive view over the horizon with the cloud-shrouded Vesuvius looming in the distance, lose yourself in the labyrinth of the narrow streets of the old town, escape to Pompeii to stroll between the ruins and learn the tragic history or the bittersweet taste to try fresh limoncello.
Your next stop in Italy is Syracuse, a historic city on the beautiful island of Sicily. Famous for its ancient ruins and rich Greek and Roman history, it is a destination brimming with historical adventure. Stroll the stunning amphitheaters, head to the compact Ortigia Island for breathtaking views of the shimmering sapphire waters, or soak up history in the baroque town of Noto.
Bari, the capital of Puglia, expected. This historic and progressive city is located on the Adriatic coast. It is home to fascinating landmarks including the Basilica di San Nicola, one of the first Norman churches in southern Italy, and the Petruzzelli Theater. Enjoy the hustle and bustle of Piazza Mercantile and admire the rugged walls of Castello Svevo.
You will then reach Kotor on the coast of neighboring Montenegro. This red-roofed town is tucked away in a harbor lined with dramatic mountains, making it one of the most scenic in the region. Visit Our Lady of the Rocks, an island built on sunken ships, or check out the Cat Museum.
Dubrovnik is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was used as the filming location for the fantasy TV series Game of Thrones and is known for its terracotta-tiled roofs. You’ll also immerse yourself in Zadar’s quirky attractions, whose waterfront promenade features a wave-powered sea organ and solar-powered dance floor.
You get off in the enchanting city of Venice and stay for two nights in the excellent five-star Hotel San Clemente Palace Kempinski. Located on its own private island, this luxurious accommodation in the heart of the Venice lagoon offers a magnificent view of the capital. Enjoy breathtaking rooms with marble bathrooms and classic Venetian style while you relax in sumptuous style and perhaps indulge yourself in the award-winning spa or enjoy fine cuisine in the hotel’s own waterfront restaurant with its atmosphere.
With regular water taxis to take you to the main island, you’re just minutes from Venice’s main attractions. Take a gondola ride through the endless waterways or stroll across St. Mark’s Square, one of the most beautiful in Europe.