Ancient Empires

Drink in the breathtaking Amalfi Coast

Discover the intriguing mélange of cultures that flourished in the wake of ancient empires on this exclusively chartered cruise to the resplendent shores of Italy, Sicily and Malta. Cruise for seven nights from Rome, Italy, to Valletta, Malta, aboard the newest Five-Star expedition ship, Le Bougainville. This outstanding, custom-designed itinerary features the very best of this historic region at the most ideal time of year, affords you the unique opportunity to travel with a small, intimate group and showcases seven UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Marvel at Italy’s stunning Amalfi Coast and the colorful seaside town of Sorrento. Gain insight into Roman life of A.D. 79 in the superbly excavated town of Pompeii. Discover Sicily’s storied town of Taormina, the legendary city of Syracuse and Agrigento’s majestic Valley of the Temples. Experience the rich history of Malta, the island nation where Saint Paul was shipwrecked. Rome Pre-Cruise and Malta Post-Cruise Options are available.

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Trip Name: Ancient Empires
Date: June 20–28, 2019
Tour Operator: Gohagan
Price: From $4,395 per person, based on double occupancy, airfare not included.

1Depart U.S.
2Rome, Italy/Civitavecchia
3Sorrento for Pompeii
4Sorrento for Amalfi Coast and Positano/Island of Capri
5Cruise past Stromboli/Naxos, Sicily, for Taormina
7Porto Empedocle for Agrigento
8Valletta, Malta
9Valletta/Return to U.S.

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