Cyprus to Venice

31st May to 12th June, 2018

All the promises of a yacht and the serenity of a small resort: onboard the Europa2, you can enjoy the highest level of service and enjoyment.

This is a truly special ship offering the highest level of casual luxury and a maximum of 500 guests. The ship has been awarded the coveted distinction of 5-stars-plus by the Berlitz Cruise Guide 2016.

The EUROPA2 combines wonderful service with special moments and relaxation, giving you the freedom to make your dreams come true – in style, unforced and personal.

The EUROPA2 continues to raise the bar offering 2017 itineraries with diverse routes, exciting regions, events and great moments to turn every cruise into an unforgettable memory.

All accommodation onboard the Europa 2 comprises of Suites with Balcony.

Itinerary

Thu, 31.05.2018

Limassol/Cyprus

Your cruise on the EUROPA 2 starts in the Cypriot harbour.

Fri, 01.06.2018

Paphos/Cyprus , 7.00 – 18.00 hrs

According to mythology, this is where Aphrodite came ashore, and the legends surrounding her live on still today. Follow in the footsteps of the national goddess and explore the Monastery of Agios Neophytos and the Baths of Aphrodite among orange and lemon groves*. Or experience a bird’s-eye view as you go parasailing*.

Sat, 02.06.2018

Rhodes/Dodecanese/Greece, arrival 18.00 hrs

Tavernas with colourful wooden chairs, small boutiques and relics from the age of the great knights wherever you turn: explore the old town and the Palace of the Grand Master at your own pace. In the picture-book village of Lindos*, a fantastic panoramic view awaits you from the Acropolis. Connoisseurs can deepen their knowledge on a fish and seafood cookery course*.

Sun, 03.06.2018

Rhodes, departure 17.00 hrs

Mon, 04.06.2018

Thira/Santorini/Cyclades/Greece , 8.00 – 0.00 hrs

Whitewashed, cube-shaped houses in white and blue against black volcanic rock: Thira is the epitome of picture-perfect Greece. Santorini’s capital can be reached by climbing over 600 steps, by donkey or cable car. After a catamaran ride* to the hot springs near Palea Kameni, spend the evening watching an unforgettable sunset.

Tue, 05.06.2018

Delos/Cyclades/Greece , 7.00 – 12.00 hrs

This uninhabited island is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to Greece’s most extensive excavation site. Take a walk and be enchanted by its magic.

Mykonos/Cyclades/Greece , 13.00 – 22.00 hrs
Get to know the most beautiful aspects of the island: picturesque alleys, elegant shops, the famous pelicans, “Little Venice” and popular bars, perfect for a relaxing sundowner.

Wed, 06.06.2018

Agios Nikolaos/Crete/Greece, 8.00 – 18.00 hrs

Enveloped by the scent of aromatic herbs, Crete brings together relics of antiquity and idyllic holiday spots so beautiful it’s almost surreal. Travel back in time to the Minoan culture in Knossos*, or stroll through the picturesque mountain village of Kritsa*. Take some exercise with a diverse hike along the coast*.

Thu, 07.06.2018

Relaxation at sea

Fri, 08.06.2018

Kerkyra/Corfu/Ionian Islands/Greece, 8.00 – 23.00 hrs

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Delightful and green, the island seems almost like a slice of Italy. One highlight is a tour of Achilleion* – the summer palace Empress Elisabeth, or Sissi – with its lush garden and a wonderful view of the Ionian Sea. You will then continue to Corfu, whose old town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. For a great alternative, go diving in the deep-blue sea*.

TO CORFU!
From the legendary roof garden of the Hotel Cavalieri, enjoy a unique view of the bay and an incomparable dinner*.

Sat, 09.06.2018

Relaxation at sea

Sun, 10.06.2018

Split/Croatia, 8.00 – 18.00 hrs

The whole of Split is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a wonderful place to explore by yourself. From here, it’s a quick journey to Mostar* with its Oriental influences and Krka National Park* with its waterfalls.

Mon, 11.06.2018

Venice/Italy, arrival 13.00 hrs
Overnight stay on board

Immerse yourself in this unique stone maze on a tour* that will take you to the Doge’s Palace and St Mark’s Square. For some romance, a ride in a gondola* is an absolute must. The perfect end to your cruise!

Tue, 12.06.2018

Venice

* The pre- and post-cruise programmes and shore activities are not included in the cruise price and are in the planning stage. Subject to change.

“Thankyou both for the wonderful scenic tour and the food safari to hidden places.
You have been so kind and incredibly efficient in organising the tour and all our transport”

Ros and Rosie