BONUS $500 Onboard Credit

Grand Mediterranean Voyage from Venice – Air Credit + Stay + Cruise

This deal expires on 31st May 2024
  • 16 May ‘25
  • 18 nights
Price From $6,375*/pp

*Based on Interior Stateroom.

Upgrade to:
Oceanview Stateroom from an extra $470
Balcony Stateroom an extra $1,220
Suite from an extra $2,420

What's Included

Discover the best of the Mediterranean with this back-to-back stay & cruise package, with airfare credit, and explore the wonders of both the Adriatic and the Mediterranean.

PLUS receive up to $500 onboard credit* for a limited time only!

Your Exclusive Grand Mediterranean Package Includes:

⚓ $1,500 per person Air Credit~ to use towards your flights
⚓ 2 Nights pre-cruise accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Venice, breakfast included
⚓ 7 Night Adriatic cruise on MSC Opera, from Venice return
⚓ Complimentary port transfer from Venice to Genoa
⚓ 7 Night Mediterranean cruise on MSC World Europa, from Genoa return
⚓ All meals and entertainment onboard each cruise
Exclusive $500 onboard credit per stateroom*
⚓ 2 Nights post-cruise accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Genoa, including breakfast
⚓ Port charges, government fees, and onboard cruise gratuities

Stateroom upgrades are also available at an additional cost. See full Terms and Conditions below.

YOUR ITINERARY

Date
Port
Info
Arrive
Depart
Day 1
16th May 2025
Venice, Italy

Upon arrival in Venice, enjoy 2-night pre-cruise sta ...

Venice, Italy

Upon arrival in Venice, enjoy 2-night pre-cruise stay including breakfast.

Arrive
Depart
Day 2
17th May 2025
Venice, Italy

Spend your day exploring Venice – a tiny collection of 118 ...

Venice, Italy

Spend your day exploring Venice – a tiny collection of 118 islands-turned-onetime maritime empire – at your leisure. Lose yourself in the grandeur of St Mark’s Basilica, unravel the captivating tales of the Doge’s Palace, or immerse yourself in the vibrant energy of the Rialto Market. With its enigmatic charm, Venice beckons you to uncover its hidden treasures.

Arrive
Depart
Day 3
18th May 2025
Venice (Marghera), Italy

Today, your first cruise onboard MSC Opera disembarks. All ...

Venice (Marghera), Italy

Today, your first cruise onboard MSC Opera disembarks. All embarkation procedures are held at Venice Cruise Terminal, and then a ferry transfer is provided to Marghera port, where your cruise ship awaits. Once you’ve embarked, you’ll have ample opportunity to discover all that MSC Opera has to offer, from world-class performances and play areas for kids of all ages, to exquisite dining and a soothing spa area.

Arrive
Depart
18:00
Day 4
19th May 2025
Cruising at Sea

Spend the day at seas exploring MSC Opera as she makes her way ...

Cruising at Sea

Spend the day at seas exploring MSC Opera as she makes her way from Italy to Croatia.

Arrive
Depart
Day 5
20th May 2025
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Today is your chance to discover the captivating b ...

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Today is your chance to discover the captivating beauty of Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that sits on the stunning southern coast of Croatia. Immerse yourself in the city’s ancient splendour as you wander through its romantic limestone streets, marvel at its Gothic-Renaissance architecture, and explore its ancient clifftop walls. Don’t miss the chance to sail around Lokrum Island and the Elaphiti archipelago, or embark on an exciting adventure to the remote island of Kolocep, where you can snorkel in the awe-inspiring Blue Cave and relax on the picturesque beach of Donje Celo.

Arrive
07:00
Depart
19:00
Day 6
21st May 2025
Corfu, Greece

While docked at the stunning island of Corfu, you c ...

Corfu, Greece

While docked at the stunning island of Corfu, you can discover its ancient treasures, beautiful beaches, and romantic atmosphere. Immerse yourself in history as you explore the UNESCO World Heritage old town and the magnificent Achilleion’s Palace; spend time on Palaiokastritsa’s beaches and cruise along the breathtaking coastline, uncovering hidden gems; and experience Corfu’s vibrant culture as you visit a traditional kumquat factory and sample delicious meze at a taverna.

Arrive
09:00
Depart
18:00
Day 7
22nd May 2025
Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor is a charming medieval haven nestled perfectly betwee ...

Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor is a charming medieval haven nestled perfectly between awe-inspiring mountains and the sparkling Adriatic coast. Prepare to be mesmerised by ancient churches, rustic palaces, and a labyrinth of streets that weave together stories of the past. Don’t miss the chance to explore the captivating town of Perast, as Kotor opens doors to a world of extraordinary Montenegro destinations that are just a day trip away.

Arrive
08:00
Depart
18:00
Day 8
23rd May 2025
Bari, Italy

Discover the hidden treasures of Bari as you imme ...

Bari, Italy

Discover the hidden treasures of Bari as you immerse yourself in the rich history of this ancient port city, explore the fascinating caves of Matera, marvel at the iconic trullo dwellings of Alberobello, or embark on an epic underground journey through the Caves of Castellana.

Arrive
07:00
Depart
17:00
Day 9
24th May 2025
Zadar, Croatia

Immerse yourself in centuries of history, breathtaking ...

Zadar, Croatia

Immerse yourself in centuries of history, breathtaking architecture, and awe-inspiring natural wonders in Croatia’s capital, Zadar. From ancient churches to cascading waterfalls, this destination has it all. Explore the enchanting Plitvice Lakes and its ever-changing shades; discover the botanical wonders and cascading water features of Krka National Park; or stop by any of the many churches you’ll find in this area of Dalmatia.

Arrive
09:00
Depart
18:00
Day 10
25th May 2025
Venice (Marghera), Italy - Genoa (Portofino), Italy

This morning MSC Opera returns to Marghera port, where y ...

Venice (Marghera), Italy - Genoa (Portofino), Italy

This morning MSC Opera returns to Marghera port, where you will disembark and catch the complimentary port transfer that will take you from Venice to Genoa, where your second cruise awaits. Before boarding MSC World Europa, you can spend time exploring Genoa, Italy’s glamorous gateway to the riviera. From the medieval alleyways and the magnificent 16th and 17th-century buildings, to the gelati-coloured village of Portofino to the local Ligurian cuisine, you’ll want to immerse yourself in as much of the beauty and charm of Genoa as time allows.

Arrive
07:00
Depart
16:00
Day 11
26th May 2025
Naples (Pompeii), Italy

While docked at this port of call, you could discover the fr ...

Naples (Pompeii), Italy

While docked at this port of call, you could discover the frozen-in-time city of Pompeii with its fossilised artifacts and fascinating history; explore the breathtaking island of Capri, with its charming town and dramatic clifftop scenery; or visit the stunning coastal town of Sorrento, with its historic landmarks and picturesque streets. It’s a memorable stop along an unforgettable journey.

Arrive
13:00
Depart
20:00
Day 12
27th May 2025
Messina (Taormina), Italy

Marvel in the natural beauty and historical sites o ...

Messina (Taormina), Italy

Marvel in the natural beauty and historical sites of Messina, where cathedrals, monuments, and museums await. Soak in the stunning sea towns and villages, or be captivated by the famed Mount Etna, an active volcano of Greek Mythology. Explore Taormina, Sicily’s sparkling crown jewel, with its extraordinary architecture and breathtaking views. And for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, ascend Mount Etna’s lunar landscapes and visit the amazing Philosopher’s Tower.

Arrive
07:00
Depart
19:00
Day 13
28th May 2025
Valletta, Malta

Step into a world of ancient wonders and breathtaking beauty i ...

Valletta, Malta

Step into a world of ancient wonders and breathtaking beauty in the Maltese archipelago. Explore Baroque masterpieces, wander through medieval streets, and gaze in awe at Caravaggio’s masterpiece. Venture to Gozo, the hidden gem of the archipelago, and be captivated by dramatic cliffs, picturesque lagoons, and pristine beaches. And for those with a thirst for adventure, embark on an archaeological journey through prehistoric temples that pre-date the pyramids.

Arrive
08:00
Depart
17:00
Day 14
29th May 2025
Cruising at Sea

A day at sea is the perfect opportunity to relax poolsi ...

Cruising at Sea

A day at sea is the perfect opportunity to relax poolside, and with seven pools spread across the ship, including one with a sliding roof, there’s always a space onboard MSC World Europa to relax by the water and pool deck. If poolside isn’t where you want to be, a full day at sea is the best time to book in that massage, try the thrilling Venom Drop, dine at the speciality venue you’ve had your eye on, and take in everything you haven’t yet had the chance to see or do onboard.

Arrive
Depart
Day 15
30th May 2025
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, the vibrant city known for its stunnin ...

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, the vibrant city known for its stunning architecture and vibrant culture, is just waiting to be explored – from the surreal Sagrada Família to hidden tapas bars and Europe’s biggest football stadium, there’s something for everyone in this sprawling Spanish city. Journey to Gaudí’s architectural masterpieces, hop on an electrically assisted eBike to discover the city, or marvel at the majestic Montserrat Mountains and indulge in a tasting session at the prestigious Vilarnau Wine Cellars. And don’t miss the chance to experience the thrilling energy of Camp Nou, Europe’s largest stadium.

Arrive
08:00
Depart
18:00
Day 16
31st May 2025
Marseille (Provence), France

Experience the captivating mix of grit and glamour in Marse ...

Marseille (Provence), France

Experience the captivating mix of grit and glamour in Marseille, as you immerse yourself in the culture, architecture, and cuisine of this atmospheric port city. Explore the iconic Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde basilica, marvel at the stunning views over the Mediterranean, and wander along the picturesque waterfront. Venture to the charming town of Aix-en-Provence to discover its religious landmarks and historic mansions. And don’t miss the opportunity to visit Avignon, with its medieval Gothic architecture and UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Palais des Papes.

Arrive
07:00
Depart
18:00
Day 17
1st Jun 2025
Genoa (Portofino), Italy

Your ship arrives back in Genoa early in the morning, after whic ...

Genoa (Portofino), Italy

Your ship arrives back in Genoa early in the morning, after which disembarkation will begin. The cruise portion of your holiday may have come to an end, but you still have two nights’ post-cruise accommodation in Genoa to give you even more time to enjoy this gem along the Italian coastline.

Arrive
08:00
Depart
Day 18
2nd Jun 2025
Genoa, Italy

Enjoy your day exploring Genoa at your leisure, with tonight ...

Genoa, Italy

Enjoy your day exploring Genoa at your leisure, with tonight being your second, and final, night of accommodation in Genoa.

Arrive
Depart
Day 19
3rd Jun 2025
Genoa, Italy

If you have a return flight booked to Australia, you ca ...

Genoa, Italy

If you have a return flight booked to Australia, you can make your way to the airport once you have checked out of your hotel. Interested in extending your stay in Europe? Speak with one of our Cruise Travel Advisors about our European accommodation and tour options.

Arrive
Depart

Important Notice

REF MSC102

*This package expires on 31 May 2024 and is subject to availability. Cruise available for selected travel dates. Promoted price available on selected travel dates. 

The above information has been obtained from the relevant suppliers.  Cruiseabout cannot guarantee that any particular product will still be available at the following prices, or for your exact dates of travel.  At the time of making your booking, prices may differ to the price displayed on the website.  Please contact your Cruiseabout Travel Advisor to obtain the latest up to date information regarding applicable prices, fees and charges, taxes, availability, blackout dates (such as school holidays), seasonal surcharges and other terms and conditions which may apply.

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Prices correct as at 16 April 2024.

*Prices are per person twin share, quoted in Australian dollars and is correct as of 16 Apr 2024. Pricing is inclusive of all cruise taxes, fees and port expenses which are subject to change with surcharges or currency fluctuations. Based on MSC Fantastica Experience for lead category inside, oceanview, which may have an obstructed view, and balcony categories. Suite accommodation based on Aurea Experience. A limited number of staterooms per category are available under this offer and once reached the promotion will no longer be available. Meals are included in selected restaurants; specialty restaurants may incur a surcharge. Fares are based on the cruise only fare, guests may upgrade to the ‘All in Plus’ package for $620 per person ($310 per person per cruise) as of 16 Apr 2024. All in Plus includes the Easy Plus Package which includes all beverages priced up to 9 Euro, choice of frozen and classic cocktails, fresh fruit cocktails, well spirits, liqueurs and cordials, draught and bottled beer, non-alcoholic cocktails, bottled mineral water, hot drinks, 10% discount on bottles of wine purchased onboard, wines by the glass and beverage gratuity. ^Exclusive Onboard Credit will be applied as the equivalent in Euro of AU $250 per stateroom on each of cruise 1 & 2. This Onboard Credit is exclusive to Cruiseabout bookings and is available on all MSC Grand European packages booked for 2024-2025.  #Private transfer is included to Venice Maritime Station (Venice Passenger Terminal) where all MSC embarkation procedures, including baggage drop-off are held. MSC then provide a transfer by ferry for all guests to Marghera port to board the ship. ~Air Credit of $1,500 per person is included in the package price. Air Credit may be used toward any airfare booked with Cruiseabout with any amount above the value of the Air Credit to be applied to this booking. Airfare is subject to availability at the time of booking and may require immediate payment and ticketing. Flights are available to book from 11 months prior to your departure date. The hotels are subject to availability and may be substituted with hotels of the same or similar standard. Early check-in and/or late checkout, and additional nights’ accommodation may be required at additional expense due to flight availability. Local government taxes and, or fees applicable to pre or post cruise arrangements are the responsibility of the client and should be paid directly. Package duration based on calendar dates and does not include flying time. This offer is not combinable with other in-market promotions. Other terms and conditions may apply. This promotion may be sold out, changed or withdrawn without prior notice. Valid until 31May24. REF MSC102

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