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Western Med cruise onboard Celebrity Equinox

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9 nights
13 Jun 24 to 22 Jun 24
Book by 29 Feb 24
Embark on a 9-night journey of elegance and exploration aboard the Celebrity Equinox in the Western Mediterranean. Immerse yourself in the rich history of iconic cities, savor exquisite Mediterranean cuisine, and bask in the sun-kissed beauty of coastal landscapes. A luxurious escape awaits, blending cultural discovery with the unparalleled comfort of Celebrity Cruises.

Includes

  • 9 nights accommodation onboard Celebrity Equinox in an interior stateroom
  • All meals onboard
  • Entertainment & Activities,
  • Taxes, Fees and Port Charges
  • $100 onboard credit per interior stateroom
  • Up to 75% off second guest cruise fares (already applied to advertised price)

Excludes

  • International Flights
  • Visas
  • Land Accommodation
  • Specialty Dining and drinks not specified
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Anything of a personal nature

Extras

  • Receive Up to $200 Onboard Credit per stateroom
  • Recieve $100 per stateroom (interior and oceanview) and $200 per balcony stateroom and above for booking made by 29 February
  • Upgrade to ALL INCLUDED from R12,245 pps
  • At Celebrity Cruises, we believe choice matters. That’s why we’ve pre-packaged our most popular amenities—Drinks, & Wi-Fi —so you can now choose the most convenient way to get the best value from your cruise. It’s that simple. One price. All Included.
  • CLASSIC DRINKS: Choose from an incredible array of cocktails, beers, spirits and liqueur and wines by the glass.
  • STREAM WI-FI: We know staying in touch is important, so we’ve included internet access for free so guests can browse the web or use email and texting.
  • For guests who plan to purchase a drinks package on board, All Included continues to offer the best value and is available to book on every sailing

Highlights

  • 9 Nights onboard Celebrity Equinox
  • All meals & entertainment onboard

Itinerary

Day 1: Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain and the capital of Catalonia. It is located on the shores of the Mediterranean and enjoys a mild climate all year round.Barcelona is one of Europe’s largest and most successful ports and one of the world’s leading cities in art and architecture. From the modern cruise terminal at the docks you will need a taxi or tour to see the artistic beauty of this unique destination, credited to the talents of Joan Miro, Pablo Picasso, Antonio Gaudi, Jose Clara and others. Stroll the mosaic-paved Ramblas, the city's social hub, with open-air cafes, street entertainers and flower displays. See its unique Catalonian cultural heritage in the ancient Gothic Quarter, the surrealistic architecture of Antonio Gaudi and some outstanding museums. Sights of interest include the Columbus Monument, the Cathedral of Santa Eulalia (1298 to 1454), the Maritime Museum, Picasso Gallery, La Sagrada Familia (Gaudi's unfinished cathedral), Palau Guell (Gaudi mansion) and the Olympic stadiums.

Day 2: Cruising

Day at sea.

Day 3: Provence (Marseilles), France

Marseille is the second-largest city of France and forms the third-largest metropolitan area, (Paris and Lyon are larger). Located on the Mediterranean Sea, it is France's largest commercial port and the capital of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur région, The Old Port or Vieux-Port is the main harbour and marina of the city. It is guarded by two massive forts (Fort St Nicolas and Fort Saint Jean) and is one the main places to eat in the city. Dozens of cafés line the waterfront. The Quai des Belges at the end of the harbour is the site of the daily fish market. Things to See & Do * Old Port area * Phare de Sainte Marie, a lighthouse on the inlet to the Old Port * The Centre Bourse and the adjacent rue St Ferreol district - the main shopping area *Museums and historical buildings * Abbey of Saint Victor

Day 4: Nice (Villefranche), France

Villefranche is a small beach resort and residential town in the Alpes-Maritimes département. Situated on the French Riviera, it is hidden among wooded slopes, above the crystalline waters of the Côte d'Azure. The town itself is delightful, with medieval chapels and an impressive hilltop fortress built by the Duke of Savoy in 1560. And, just up the coast are the luxuries of Nice, and the extravagance of Monte Carlo. Villefrance also offers excellent cafes and restaurants, a coarse sandy beach much favoured over Nice's stony bay and the very nice old town, vieille ville. The Citadelle st Elme dates back to antiquity and the town offers easy access to the millionaires peninsula of St Jean Cap Ferat. Things to See & Do * Old Town * Fort of Mont Alban - views * Promenade des Marinieres * Saint Michael's Church * Restaurants and Cafes

Day 5: Santa Margherita, Italy

Santa Margherita Ligure is a delightful little sea-side city located in the heart of the Italian Riviera, in the Italian region of Liguria. It has a port, used for both tourist and fishing activities and there are wide ranges of hotels and restaurants. Bars, cafes, gelaterie and restaurants are spread along the seafront and there are also a few along the main quay. Things to See & Do * Abbazia della Cervara * Villa Durazzo complex * Basilica of St. Margaret of Antiochia * The Castle

Day 6: Florence /pisa (Livorno), Italy

Livorno is a port city on the Tyrrhenian Sea on the western edge of Tuscany, Italy. It is the capital of the Province of Livorno and the third-largest port on the western coast of Italy. Livorno is one of the most important ferry ports in Italy offering sailings to both Corsica and Sardinia and is also one of the countries major naval towns. Livorno itself is surrounded by beautiful sea and nature with a wonderful countryside including rich parks. Attractions in Livorno include the Natural History Museum and the Aquarium, the Villa Henderson, which combines antique finds with modern educational tours, and also has a Botanic Garden. The quarter known as Nuova Venezia (New Venice), built during the 17th century, still preserves some of its original features. Particularly interesting are the Medicean Fossi, a network of navigable canals connecting the warehouses and homes of merchants which, like those in Venice, had entrances at water level leading to rooms where goods were once stored. Piazza della Republica is still admired today for its unusual architecture. It is in fact a bridge covering a long stretch of navigable canal.

Day 7: Florence /pisa (Livorno), Italy

Day 8: Cruising

Day at sea.

Day 9: Naples (Capri), Italy

Naples sits within the Bay of Naples in south eastern Italy and is the capital of Campagnia. It has a rich history for art culture and food – so much so that the city is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. At one end of the Bay sits Vesuvius dominating the southern skyline of the city. The city has some of the most important museums in Italy including the National Archaeological Museum and the Museo di Capodimonte. The latter is also a very important art gallery featuring major works by some of Italy’s finest artists. There are also a host of churches with the most famous being the Cathedral of Naples. In the bay itself you can visit the islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida and of course the famous ruins at Pompeii and Herculaneum are a must to see.

Day 10: Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

Rome is one of the most popular cities in the world and is a history lesson in itself. Key sites include the Vatican City, The Forum, the Colosseum and the ruins of the Circus Maximus. There are many museums and art galleries, with works by Raphael, Bottecelli, Pinturicchio and Belini and many more. The Vatican City has many spectacular buildings and churches to visit principle amongst which is the Sistine Chapel with its Michelangelo ceiling. It is the world's smallest independent sovereign state and also features St. Peter's Basilica was built over 1,500 years ago the Vatican Library hand the Vatican Garden.

Ship info

Celebrity Equinox
Celebrity Equinox® is setting a new standard in the cruise industry, undergoing remarkable transformations from elevated design concepts to the exclusive Retreat® experience, featuring the Retreat® Sundeck and Lounge. With the addition of the award-winning Luminae and upgraded eXhale® bedding with Cashmere℠ Mattresses, luxury takes center stage. Unmatched amenities, including Craft Social for craft beer enthusiasts and the refreshing Slush on the pool deck, redefine the cruise experience.

Terms & conditions

Prices are per person twin share, include discounts, capacity controlled and are subject to availability and rate of exchange changes. Offers above are a guide only and will vary depending on departure date, our guide price is based on the cheapest departure within the stipulated season and availability is correct at time of loading. Cruise lines reserve the right to increase fares and end promotional offers without prior notice. Advertised fare based on non-refundable deposit rate subject to additional t’s & c’s. CWC & Covid 19 Policies are subject to additional terms, conditions and restrictions and will be defined at time of booking and can change without prior notice. Visas may be necessary and insurance is essential. Pentravel and Tour Operator terms and conditions apply, and may be found on our website. OFFER: Up to 75% off second guest cruise fares. Booking Period: Book between 6 Dec 2023 – 1 April 2024. Sale Date Range: 7 December 2023 – 30 April 2026. Exclusions: Offer excludes Galapagos & Alaska Cruise Tours. Categories: Applies to all stateroom categories: Inside, Outside, Balcony, Infinite Veranda, Concierge Class, AquaClass and The Retreat. Limited time offer: Recieve $100 onboard credit per interior & oceanview cabins and $200 per balcony cabin and above. Booking Window: 8 January 2024 to 29 February 2024 on select sailings from 09 January 2024 to 30 April 2026. Offer excludes Galapagos & Alaska Cruise Tours. Other conditions may apply.These packages are based on CASH price. E&OE;.

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$100 onboard credit
R32,200
per person sharing including taxes
Details
Stay
9 nights
Dates
13 Jun 24 to 22 Jun 24
Book by
29 February 24
Experience ID
336
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