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Mediterranean Antiquities
15 Days | 11 Guided Tours | 6 Countries | Combine Journey to Antiquities and Iconic Western Mediterranean for a magnificent 15-day cruise from Athens to Barcelona. Explore the storied sites of ancient Greece and Rome, the glamour of Monte Carlo and the rich history of Marseille, uncovering classical treasures and vibrant cultures at every turn. Overnight stays in Athens, Florence and Barcelona give you ample time to immerse yourself in the culture, allowing for the most enriching discoveries.
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Mediterranean Antiquities

Athens ↔ Barcelona
Feb 17, 2023
PRESIDENT'S CRUISE
Mediterranean Antiquities
Athens ↔ Barcelona
Feb 17, 2023 on board on board Viking Longships New Ship
PRESIDENT'S CRUISE
NEW VOYAGE
Veranda starting from:
$ NOW $7,699 CAD
PER PERSON
Reduced Int'l Air from $799*, Taxes & Fees Included
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PLUS: DOUBLE PAST GUESTS DISCOUNT
Past Viking Guests receive an EXTRA up to $800/couple discount. Call for details.
Up to FREE Int'l Air*
  • REDUCED DEPOSIT for only $25 per person*
  • Reduced Int'l Air starting from $799*
  • FREE Transfers
  • FREE Upgrade (Deluxe Veranda Stateroom)
  • FREE Pre-paid Gratuities
    (value up to $)
  • FREE Silver Spirits Package (more details)
  • FREE Wine, Beer & Soft drinks
    (w/ onboard lunch & dinner)
  • FREE Specialty Coffees, Teas & Bottled Water
  • FREE Specialty Dining
  • FREE Guided Tours
  • FREE WiFi
  • FREE Shipboard Credit
    (up to $600 CAD/stateroom)
  • FREE Enrichment Lectures
  • ALL Taxes & Fees
  • PLUS Travel Insurance
    Trip Cancellation & Trip Interruption
    NO AGE LIMIT
    PRE-EXISTING CONDITION WAIVED
    NO MEDICAL QUESTIONNAIRE

    See: Insurance Coverage Summary / Resolution Policy

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Athens ↔ Barcelona Athens to Barcelona

1

Caryatids in Greek architecture
Athens, Greece In Athens’s inviting Plaka District, historic buildings house cafés and restaurants.

2

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece
Athens, Greece The legacy of ancient Greece looms large atop Athens’s Acropolis Hill.

3

Facade of Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Turkey
Ephesus (Kuşadasi), Turkey One of antiquity’s best-preserved cities, Ephesus is full of ancient wonders.

4

Ruins of Knossos in Heraklion, Greece
Crete, Greece Souda Bay enjoys a picturesque setting between Crete’s Akrotiri Peninsula and Cape Drapano.
Ship will be at sea on December 25, 2022, due to Christmas holiday.

5

Viking Star deck, Atlantic Ocean
Sail the Ionian Sea Gateway to the Adriatic, the Ionian Sea kisses picturesque and historic shores.
Ship will call in Valletta, Malta on December 26, 2022.

6

Windmill in Trapani, Italy
Sicily, Italy Two miles from mainland Italy, Sicilian Messina is a historic cultural crossroads.

7

Aerial view of the bay outside of Naples, Italy
Naples, Italy Uncover Naples’s history and culture or venture to Pompeii, Sorrento or the Amalfi Coast.

8

Colosseum in Rome, Italy
Rome (Civitvecchia), Italy Marvel at antiquities, such as the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and the Sistine Chapel.

9

Panoramic view of Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence/Pisa, Italy Visit Pisa’s famed Leaning Tower or venture to Florence to revel in its art and architecture.

10

Florence Cathedral at night
Florence/Pisa, Italy Tuscany’s rolling hills lead to Florence, a living museum of Renaissance treasures.

11

Port Hercules in Monaco
Monte Carlo, Monaco Discover Monaco’s medieval quarter and Prince’s Palace, or visit the Casino de Monte-Carlo.

12

Marseille Cathedral in Marseille, France
Marseille, France Absorb the pleasures of Marseille’s historic treasures; see the scenic Old Port and 17th-century fortresses.

13

A church towers over rooftops in Montpellier
Montpellier (Sète), France Scenic Montpellier, built on two hills along the Lez River, brims with historic treasures.

14

Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Stroll Las Ramblas, admire Gaudí’s architecture, see the Arc de Triomf and sample tapas.

15

A plaza at night in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Colorful, artistic Barcelona boasts cutting-edge galleries and innovative architecture.

 

Barcelona to Athens

1

A plaza at night in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Colorful, artistic Barcelona boasts cutting-edge galleries and innovative architecture.

2

Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Stroll Las Ramblas, admire Gaudí’s architecture, see the Arc de Triomf and sample tapas.

3

A church towers over rooftops in Montpellier
Montpellier (Sète), France Scenic Montpellier, built on two hills along the Lez River, brims with historic treasures.

4

Marseille Cathedral in Marseille, France
Marseille, France Absorb the pleasures of Marseille’s historic treasures; see the scenic Old Port and 17th-century fortresses.

5

Port Hercules in Monaco
Monte Carlo, Monaco Discover Monaco’s medieval quarter and Prince’s Palace, or visit the Casino de Monte-Carlo.

6

Florence Cathedral at night
Florence/Pisa, Italy Tuscany’s rolling hills lead to Florence, a living museum of Renaissance treasures.

7

Panoramic view of Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence/Pisa, Italy Visit Pisa’s famed Leaning Tower or venture to Florence to revel in its art and architecture.

8

Colosseum in Rome, Italy
Rome (Civitvecchia), Italy Marvel at antiquities, such as the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and the Sistine Chapel.

9

Aerial view of the bay outside of Naples, Italy
Naples, Italy Uncover Naples’s history and culture or venture to Pompeii, Sorrento or the Amalfi Coast.

10

Windmill in Trapani, Italy
Sicily, Italy Two miles from mainland Italy, Sicilian Messina is a historic cultural crossroads.

11

The Infinity Pool on board a Viking ocean ship
Sail the Ionian Sea Gateway to the Adriatic, the Ionian Sea kisses picturesque and historic shores.

12

Ruins of Knossos in Heraklion, Greece
Crete (Souda Bay), Greece Souda Bay enjoys a picturesque setting between Crete’s Akrotiri Peninsula and Cape Drapano.

13

Facade of Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Turkey
Ephesus (Kuşadasi), Turkey One of antiquity’s best-preserved cities, Ephesus is full of ancient wonders.

14

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece
Athens, Greece The legacy of ancient Greece looms large atop Athens’s Acropolis Hill.

15

Caryatids in Greek architecture
Athens, Greece From the city’s colonnaded Parthenon, Greek philosophers Plato and Aristotle debated the role of government in civic life before captivated audiences.

 

1

A plaza at night in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Colorful, artistic Barcelona boasts cutting-edge galleries and innovative architecture.

2

Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Stroll Las Ramblas, admire Gaudí’s architecture, see the Arc de Triomf and sample tapas.

3

A church towers over rooftops in Montpellier
Montpellier (Sète), France Scenic Montpellier, built on two hills along the Lez River, brims with historic treasures.

4

Marseille Cathedral in Marseille, France
Marseille, France Absorb the pleasures of Marseille’s historic treasures; see the scenic Old Port and 17th-century fortresses.

5

Port Hercules in Monaco
Monte Carlo, Monaco Discover Monaco’s medieval quarter and Prince’s Palace, or visit the Casino de Monte-Carlo.

6

Florence Cathedral at night
Florence/Pisa, Italy Tuscany’s rolling hills lead to Florence, a living museum of Renaissance treasures.

7

Panoramic view of Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence/Pisa, Italy Visit Pisa’s famed Leaning Tower or venture to Florence to revel in its art and architecture.

8

Colosseum in Rome, Italy
Rome (Civitvecchia), Italy Marvel at antiquities, such as the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and the Sistine Chapel.

9

Aerial view of the bay outside of Naples, Italy
Naples, Italy Uncover Naples’s history and culture or venture to Pompeii, Sorrento or the Amalfi Coast.

10

Windmill in Trapani, Italy
Sicily, Italy Two miles from mainland Italy, Sicilian Messina is a historic cultural crossroads.

11

The Infinity Pool on board a Viking ocean ship
Sail the Ionian Sea Gateway to the Adriatic, the Ionian Sea kisses picturesque and historic shores.

12

Ruins of Knossos in Heraklion, Greece
Crete (Souda Bay), Greece Souda Bay enjoys a picturesque setting between Crete’s Akrotiri Peninsula and Cape Drapano.

13

Facade of Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Turkey
Ephesus (Kuşadasi), Turkey One of antiquity’s best-preserved cities, Ephesus is full of ancient wonders.

14

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece
Athens, Greece The legacy of ancient Greece looms large atop Athens’s Acropolis Hill.

15

Caryatids in Greek architecture
Athens, Greece From the city’s colonnaded Parthenon, Greek philosophers Plato and Aristotle debated the role of government in civic life before captivated audiences.

 

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  • FREE Transfers
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  • FREE Wine, Beer & Soft drinks
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  • FREE Enrichment Lectures
  • ALL Taxes & Fees
  • PLUS Travel Insurance
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    PRE-EXISTING CONDITION WAIVED
    NO MEDICAL QUESTIONNAIRE

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1

Caryatids in Greek architecture
Athens, Greece In Athens’s inviting Plaka District, historic buildings house cafés and restaurants.

2

The Parthenon in Athens, Greece
Athens, Greece The legacy of ancient Greece looms large atop Athens’s Acropolis Hill.

3

Facade of Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Turkey
Ephesus (Kuşadasi), Turkey One of antiquity’s best-preserved cities, Ephesus is full of ancient wonders.

4

Ruins of Knossos in Heraklion, Greece
Crete, Greece Souda Bay enjoys a picturesque setting between Crete’s Akrotiri Peninsula and Cape Drapano.
Ship will be at sea on December 25, 2022, due to Christmas holiday.

5

Viking Star deck, Atlantic Ocean
Sail the Ionian Sea Gateway to the Adriatic, the Ionian Sea kisses picturesque and historic shores.
Ship will call in Valletta, Malta on December 26, 2022.

6

Windmill in Trapani, Italy
Sicily, Italy Two miles from mainland Italy, Sicilian Messina is a historic cultural crossroads.

7

Aerial view of the bay outside of Naples, Italy
Naples, Italy Uncover Naples’s history and culture or venture to Pompeii, Sorrento or the Amalfi Coast.

8

Colosseum in Rome, Italy
Rome (Civitvecchia), Italy Marvel at antiquities, such as the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and the Sistine Chapel.

9

Panoramic view of Florence from Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence/Pisa, Italy Visit Pisa’s famed Leaning Tower or venture to Florence to revel in its art and architecture.

10

Florence Cathedral at night
Florence/Pisa, Italy Tuscany’s rolling hills lead to Florence, a living museum of Renaissance treasures.

11

Port Hercules in Monaco
Monte Carlo, Monaco Discover Monaco’s medieval quarter and Prince’s Palace, or visit the Casino de Monte-Carlo.

12

Marseille Cathedral in Marseille, France
Marseille, France Absorb the pleasures of Marseille’s historic treasures; see the scenic Old Port and 17th-century fortresses.

13

A church towers over rooftops in Montpellier
Montpellier (Sète), France Scenic Montpellier, built on two hills along the Lez River, brims with historic treasures.

14

Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Stroll Las Ramblas, admire Gaudí’s architecture, see the Arc de Triomf and sample tapas.

15

A plaza at night in Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona, Spain Colorful, artistic Barcelona boasts cutting-edge galleries and innovative architecture.

 

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Once you have paid in full for your trip, you are safe from any additional charges. Airfare increases, currency fluctuations, increased fuel surcharges, new government taxes—none of these will apply to you.

2024 Viking World Journeys Savings:
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FREE roundtrip business class air from select gateway cities. Air prices are per person based on cruise/cruisetour check-in date and include transfers. Air seats are limited; airfares are subject to change until full payment of air is received. If air is not purchased from Viking, transfers may be purchased separately. All transfers must be in conjunction with a Viking-purchased cruise, cruisetour, land extension or extra hotel nights. Air does not have to be purchased to get cruise/tour offer. Additional airline-imposed baggage charges may apply; for more information visit Airline Luggage Restrictions . Air prices are per person based on cruise/cruisetour check-in date and include transfers plus all government taxes/fees of approximately $160 USD and air fuel surcharges. Air seats are limited; airfares are subject to change and are not guaranteed until full payment of air is received. For more information about customized air services and US gateways, visit the Viking Air Plus page. Book by September 30, 2022. Offer expires September 30, 2022.

Cruise Connections reserves the right to correct errors & omissions. All offers, rates & sailings subject to change & availability at the time of booking. Promotion is capacity controlled and may be pulled out at any time without prior notice. Certain restrictions apply. BPCPA #28364