Central Mediterranean

22 September - 13 October 2018

Duration

21 Nights

Journey Type

Cruise only (Please call for flight options)

Ports

15 Ports

22 September

Setting sail from Venice

Venice is a city like no other, a marble maze of turquoise canals criss-crossed by beautiful bridges, overflowing with palaces, churches and charming little piazzas. No matter how many times you've seen it in photographs, that first glimpse of the Grand Canal will simply take your breath away; it hardly seems credible that such a eye-popping scene could exist outside of a Canaletto painting. Of course Venice is a city that draws big crowds, especially in summer, but don't let this put you off; even the busiest areas are never more than a few steps from a quiet courtyard or a secluded square.

Don't miss

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection houses an eclectic assortment of works from the likes of Picasso, Magritte and Jackson Pollock. There is also a lovely garden facing on to the Grand Canal, with a rather rude sculpture of a rider on horseback.

23 September

At sea

24 September

Croatia: Korcula

25 September

At sea

26 September

Malta: Valletta

27 September

Italy: Messina

28 September

Italy: Naples

29 September

Italy: Rome (Civitavecchia)

30 September

At sea

1 October

Spain: Barcelona

2 October

At sea

3 October

France: Ajaccio

4 October

France: Villefranche (Nice)

5 October

Italy: Florence / Pisa (Livorno)

6 October

Italy: Rome (Civitavecchia)

7 October

At sea

8 October

Greece: Corfu

9 October

At sea

10 October

Croatia: Split

11 October

Slovenia: Piran

12-13 October

Arriving in Venice

Our tip

The long, long queues for St Marks might put you off, but just book online in advance for timed entrance and bypass the exhausted tourists.

The Ship

Your home from home

Queen Victoria
Queen Victoria Grills Lounge
Queen Victoria Grills Penthouse Q3

Elegant and graceful, Cunard’s Queen Victoria has an ambience evocative of the great liners of the past.

What we love

Modern features combined with traditional and elegant décor are reminiscent of the golden age of cruising. We particularly like the excellent Queens Grill accommodation which offers additional space and access to the exclusive Queens Grill and Princess Grill restaurants, along with dedicated lounges and deck areas.

Capacity 1,990 Guests
Crew 981 International Staff
Style Traditionally formal cruising with the evening attire always expected to be refined even on 'informal' evenings.
Inclusions
  • Meals in the main restaurants
  • Traditional afternoon tea
  • Soft drinks, tea and specialty coffee
  • All onboard entertainment
  • Unlimited use of the Fitness Centre
More about Queen Victoria

Tailor-make your trip

Ways to make it better
Hotel Metropole, Venice

Our favourite hotel in Venice

The Metropole is an old favourite for its quieter location and lovely lagoon views.

See more of the Veneto

If you’ve time, take the train to Padova and visit the Scrovegni Chapel.

Get in touch & let us tailor-make your perfect cruise holiday

Call us on 020 7399 7670 or visit us at our comfortable offices just off London's Regent Street.

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Mundy Office Wells Steet, W1T 3PP