The Mediterranean, a sea studded with jewels!
A 7-day itinerary exploring the real Mediterranean. Barcelona - you can't help falling in love with it. La Spezia and the Cinque Terre, five villages looking out over the sea in an extraordinarily beautiful setting; Florence and Tuscany are close by. Rome - its history, culture and its art. Marseille and Provence, with its wonderful landscapes and culture, and enchanting Palma are hidden jewels just waiting to be discovered.
You'll be delighted by this fascinating itinerary. Admire pretty ports and beautiful harbours, ancient ruins and historical monuments, busy markets and bustling boutiques... and all in one unforgettable voyage. The new Costa Diadema will reflect perfectly the meaning of her name - beautiful and comfortable with sophistication.
onboard Costa Diadema
7 Day Mediterranean Cruise Round trip Savona:
Day 1 - Savona, Italy
Day 2 - Marseille (Provence), France
Day 3 - Barcelona, Spain
Day 4 - Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Day 5 - Cruising
Day 6 - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy
Day 7 - La Spezia, Italy
Day 8 - Savona, Italy
February 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
From $499 US!
Western Mediterranean Cruise Highlights:
Marseille - Marseille, the oldest city in France, nowadays is a very important port, as well as being a university town and the seat of an archbishopric. A must see is the Kennedy Corniche, a coastal road with views across to the islands in the bay of Marseille and the Basilica of Notre Dame de la Garde. Aix-en-Provence is a university and spa town, the cultural and political centre of Provence.
Barcelona - The excursions, on foot or by bike, take in the most important places and monuments: the Montjuic hill, the Ramblas, the Barrio Gotico and the Picasso Museum, leaving you enough time to do shopping and try some tapas. There is a special Gaudí tour of his most famous masterpieces such as the Sagrada Familia, Parc Güell, Casa Batllo and La Pedrera. The visit to the Benedictine abbey of Montserrat is not to be missed.
Palma de Mallorca - The island's main city will overwhelm you with the liveliness of its nightlife and beaches. Don’t forget to visit the charming old city too.
Rome / Civitavecchia - Its ancient port brings you to the heart of Roman and Etruscan civilizations, although its historic center is also a charming medieval village.
La Spezia - The gulf of La Spezia, without a doubt one of the most beautiful bays in the world, contains some extraordinarily beautiful sights, from the Gulf of Poets to the Cinque Terre: Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore, five villages that look out over the sea, with breathtaking walking trails and panoramas. This splendid area is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Savona - Tropical fish, sponges and corals; sharks, seals as well as the first ocean cruise liner and the Old Port: with excursions in Savona including a boat trip and a visit to the famous aquarium and the new Museum of the Sea it will be a unique experience to find out more about the world of the sea and the adventures of the first travels on the Atlantic Ocean.
Costa Diadema has been designed for the emotional impact it will have on its guests, making them feel as if they are in a dream world. Spectacular sunsets, starry nights and warm embraces... all in cosy surroundings and with a host of exciting discoveries to be made. A Spa getaway to revive your body and mind, complete with an array of European spa amenities and Ayurvedic treat. Activities are included for children of all ages and while they're having fun, you can finally relax by the pool! Discover the incredible range of Costa excursions: personalised and tailor-made trips, eco-excursions or packages designed to entertain the whole family. The jewel in the crown of all Costa cruises is the food served in its a-la-carte Restaurants: an unforgettable experience from starter to dessert, all in a dreamlike setting. Relaxing, spacious and welcoming: a Costa cabin immediately puts you in the holiday mood.
All pricing above is in US Dollars, per person. Port charges & taxes are additional. Pricing is based on two people sharing and subject to availability. The "From" price listed on our website is for the March 2nd departure date; other dates may have different pricing, please inquire. All pricing is based on availability and subject to change by the cruise line at any time. For more information please contact one of our Mediterranean Specialists!