Italian Treasures

9 Days
Civitavecchia (Rome) to Valletta
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$ 10,249
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2024 Civitavecchia (Rome) > Valletta

Iconic Italian Coastlines

Discover the must-see coastal sites of Italy, and be immersed in natural splendour, architecture, wonderous food, UNESCO World Heritage sites and Roman history.
Be enchanted by sheer cliffs dotted with picture-perfect beaches, pastel coloured fishing villages, terraced vineyards and olive and lemon groves. This is Italy at its most spectacular.
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Tour Code:
701M
Duration:
9 days
Departure City:
Civitavecchia (Rome)
Return City:
Valletta

9 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

    Fly into Rome and be transferred to Scenic Eclipse. Toast the beginning of your voyage with the Captain, crew and new friends.

    Please book your flight to arrive into Rome prior to 02:00 PM.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Ponza

    Ponza is frequented by the rich and famous who prefer to keep a low profile on holiday. The small island, which was used as a prison in Roman times, has a pretty harbour fringed with colourful fishing boats, steep white cliffs and crystalline waters. Savour its slow pace, excellent cuisine and terraced slopes carpeted with green bushes and boutique vineyards.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Capri

    Famous for its jaw-dropping beauty, Capri’s mythical charm has captured hearts for centuries. Wander the Piazzetta and listen to the melodious chiming of the clock tower, admire the impossibly blue ocean as it crashes onto the cliffs, and taste its famous flourless chocolate cake or a fresh caprese salad.

    Freechoice

    Join a guided walking tour of Capri and visit the Cesare Augusto gardens.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Amalfi

    Amalfi and Positano are the two main towns on the world-famous Amalfi Drive, Italy’s most scenic and romantic road, which is carved into the side of cliffs that plunge into the sea. During the Middle Ages, Amalfi was an independent maritime state with a population of 50,000. The nearby village of Ravello offers spectacular views of the Bay of Salerno and peaceful gardens surrounding medieval ruins.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Explore the coastline of Postano by boat, or join a walking tour of Amalfi with a local. Alternatively, visit an sustainable ecological lemon farm, a unique local experience.

    Discovery

    Kayak the azure waters of the Amalfi Coast.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Lipari

    A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Lipari is the largest and most populated of the seven Aeolian islands off the north coast of Sicily. From its panoramic position, a castle overlooks the seafront of pastel-coloured townhouses, with windswept highlands and steep cliffs in the distance. Inhabited since 5,000 BC, this volcanic archipelago boasts an historic harbour, picturesque streets and hiking trails.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Join a panoramic tour around the island, and choose to visit the archaeological museum or going for a local tasting. Alternatively, board a private boat to Vulcano and visit the thermal wells and fumaroles before exploring the small village.

    Discovery

    Hike the unique volcanic scenery of Vulcano.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Giardini Naxos (Taormina), Spain

    Taormina is one of Sicily’s most popular summer destinations, and the gateway to the treasures of Sicily with Mount Etna, the largest active volcano in Europe, dominating the backdrop. The picturesque small town located above the Ionian Sea is known for its stunning ancient theatre, astonishing vistas and fabulous luxury atmosphere. With rich artistic, historical and cultural heritage, it's no wonder the seaside town has drawn in flocks of visitors since the eighteenth century.
    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Delve into the Sicilian atmosphere of the classic film trilogy The Godfather, or explore the medieval centre of Taormina. Alternatively, drive to Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano.

    Discovery

    Explore the Alcantara Gorges and the Alcantara River.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Licata, Sicily

    Enjoy breakfast on the ship before heading out to Licata, an important port at the mouth of Salso River. Licata is a compact city, full of history and natural beauties. Admire the architecture, the ancient ruins, and the excellent sandy beaches stretching along the coast.

    Freechoice

    Discover the Valley of the Temples of Agrigento, or indulge in some wine tasting at a local winery. Alternatively, learn about the history of WWII tour in Sicily.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Mgarr, Gozo Island, Malta

    Gozo is an idyllic Mediterranean island, with green rolling hills of small farms, quaint fishing villages, small coves and sandy, sheltered beaches. Its crystal clear waters invite you to explore. Complete with historical sites, forts and phenomenal panoramas, this sleepy island is just waiting for you to explore it. Gozo has earnt the reputation of being one of the Mediterranean’s top outdoor adventure playgrounds, with 300 days of sunshine a year.

    Today choose one of our Scenic Freechoice activities or join a more active Scenic Discovery excursion.

    Freechoice

    Join a panoramic tour taking in the incredible scenery of Gozo, or learn the history from the Ggantija Temples to the Ta' Pinu Basilica. Alternatively, experience Gozo’s artisan food-making and cottage industries.

    Discovery

    Kayak the crystal waters of the Mediterranean along towering cliffs.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Valletta

    Disembark in the walled city of Valletta, established in the 1500s by the Knights of St John.

    Please book your flight to depart out of Valletta after 11:00 AM.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the voyage will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Immersive on shore exploration with
  • Up to 228 guests on board for a luxurious yacht experience
  • Up to 4-member specialist Discovery Team to share insights on history and culture
  • Local entertainment in Scenic Eclipse’s state-of-the-art theatre
  • Explore by E-bike
  • Fully kayak program and stand-up paddle boarding
  • Range of water sporting activities, from inflatable trampoline to water skiing
  • Exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • Personalised Scenic Freechoice experiences

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