Italy Cruise: Hidden Treasures from Florence to Venice (2019)

Embark on an all-encompassing A&K voyage along nearly the entire navigable coast of beautiful Italy, see all this amazing country has to offer. From the iconic cities of Venice and Rome to exotic Sicily and the paradisal Aeolian Islands

Journey Overview

Embark on an all-encompassing A&K voyage along nearly the entire navigable coast of Italy. Begin with two days in Florence, the land of the Renaissance, before cruising on brand-new ‘Le Bougainville’ to treasures from iconic Rome and Venice, exotic Sicily and the paradisal Aeolian Islands to Puglia’s Gargano National Park, UNESCO-protected Urbino, and little-known Bastia on French Corsica.

A&K Advantages

  • Discover Italy on a uniquely comprehensive, truly luxurious expedition revealing the country’s most magnificent destinations
  • Cruise the coast of Italy for 10 nights on brand-new luxury ‘Le Bougainville,’ enjoying A&K exclusives that include all-balcony accommodations and a capacity limited to just 150 guests
  • Spend two nights at a luxury hotel in Florence and enjoy a beautiful welcome event in the rolling Tuscan countryside
  • Sail with a remarkable team curated by A&K, featuring our award-winning Expedition Team and local guides, a skilled service staff and crew, and one of the best personnel-to-guest ratios at 1 to 1.3
  • Enjoy all-inclusive cruising with included gratuities, unlimited house drinks, every onboard meal and some meals ashore, port charges, and — our newest offerings — complimentary Wi-Fi and Traveller’s Valet laundry service
  • Explore Italy your way in each port, choosing from included, expertly crafted excursions aimed at a range of interests
  • Experience the French island of Corsica, where you enjoy a private polyphonic choir concert and local delicacies
  • Cruise to the breathtaking Aeolian Islands and enjoy views of volcanic Stromboli Island
  • Spend two days exploring exotic Sicily, with special excursions that include a festive gala dinner at a private castle
  • Take an optional trek in Puglia’s coastal Parco Nazionale del Gargano, one of the largest national parks in Italy
  • From Ancona, visit the mountain town of Urbino or Villa Imperiale in Pesaro, formerly a Sforza residence
  • Spend a full day exploring grand, timelessly romantic Venice

*PLEASE NOTE: This journey contains some active elements and is subject to change based elements beyond A&K’s control, including weather and sea conditions. The final itinerary will be determined at the sole discretion of the Captain and Expedition Leader.

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