Italy and Greece Cruise
Where ancient history meets Mediterranean charm
When you cruise to Italy and Greece, you’ll find a fascinating blend of thousands of years of history along with delectable cuisine, rich cultures, and incredible art that makes this region of the Mediterranean one of the most coveted vacation destinations in the world.
Explore the world’s most famous landmarks in the Eternal City. Ride a romantic gondola through the narrow, winding canals of Venice. In the Greek Islands, admire the white-washed architecture, indulge in impossibly fresh seafood, and lounge on golden beaches. Come see why an Italy and Greece cruise with Celebrity Cruises is an experience you’ll never forget.
Experience the timeless charms of Rome, a city full of ancient ruins, fascinating landmarks, and art at every turn. Visit the crumbling grounds of the Colosseum, a spectacular amphitheater where gladiators dueled in front of thousands of spectators. Sit in one of the city’s many piazzas and enjoy a gelato or espresso. Head to the Vatican, where you’ll see Michelangelo’s stunning Sistine Chapel inside the Apostolic Palace. Don’t forget to stop by the Trevi Fountain and throw a coin in the water, which is said to guarantee your return to Rome in the future.
Fall in love with Venice, also known as La Serenissima, one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Make your way around its winding canals on a romantic gondola ride. Admire its majestic architecture by visiting landmarks such as St. Mark’s Square and Doge’s Palace. Buy gifts for loved ones in Murano, where expert artisans create colorful glass works of art, or Burano, a treasure trove of delicate lace fabrics.
Walk around the gorgeous streets of Santorini, where you’ll be surrounded by white-washed buildings and unbeatable views of the azure Aegean Sea below. Stroll hand in hand around Amoudi Bay, a romantic port where you can enjoy fresh seafood. Explore the clifftop village of Oia and its many taverns, shops, and attractions. Spend a day under the sun at one of the island’s famous black sand beaches.
Embrace the fun in Mykonos, a chic and sleek Greek island where you’ll find beautiful landscapes, delicious cuisine, and incredible nightlife. Walk around Little Venice, an area inspired by the Italian city, where you’ll pass by seaside restaurants and shops. Head off to see the scenic windmills, which date back to the 16th century. Explore the nearby island of Delos, where the god Apollo and the goddess Artemis were said to have been born.
Discover over 5,000 years of history in Athens, the capital of Greece and the birthplace of democracy. Spend a day touring the Acropolis and marvel at the world-famous Parthenon, a stunning temple dedicated to the goddess Athena. Visit the Olympic Stadium in the city where the games originally started. Go museum hopping, where you’ll see some of antiquity’s most fascinating artifacts.