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Glorious Roman Empire

Ship: Vista  
Departure: Thursday, July 11, 2024
Nights: 12 nights
Departs: Barcelona
Returns: Athens
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
12
Nights
Days at Sea
1
Sea Days
Ports
11
Ports
Countries Visted
5
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Glorious Roman Empire

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Thursday, July 11, 2024 Barcelona, Spain Embark 7:00 PM
    View of Barcelona, Spain

    Barcelona, located in Catalonia Spain, is Europe's largest metropolis on the Mediterranean coast, and one of the world’s major global cities. Today, Barcelona balances itself on the cutting edge of architecture, intellectual life, and style. Indeed Barcelona won the 1999 RIBA Royal Gold Medal for its architecture, the first time that the winner has been a city, and not an individual architect. Read more about Barcelona, Spain

    2 Friday, July 12, 2024 Palma de Mallorca, Spain 7:00 AM 3:00 PM
    View of Palma de Mallorca, Spain

    Palma de Mallorca is the major city and port on the Mediterranean island of Majorca, and capital city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain. It is situated on the south coast of the island on the Bay of Palma, and almost half of the total population of Majorca live there. Visitors are spellbound by its blue waters, white beaches, lush foliage (almost 40 percent of the island is protected countryside), and 300 days of sunshine each year. Read more about Palma de Mallorca, Spain

    3 Saturday, July 13, 2024 St Tropez, France 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of St Tropez, France

    The seaside resort town of Saint-Tropez that lies 104 km to the east of Marseille in SE France is very popular with tourists. Set on the lovely blue water of the Bay of Saint-Tropez, this modern version of a medieval town is distinguished by the line of yachts along the quay, the promenade, and the famous terrace cafes. Behind the cafes, the small streets and old buildings comprising sunset-hued pink, orange and deep red townhouses are picturesque, but they're possibly more popular for the multitude of shops and restaurants than their historical significance. Read more about St Tropez, France

    4 Sunday, July 14, 2024 Livorno, Italy 8:00 AM 8:00 PM
    View of Livorno, Italy

    Livorno is the third largest port on the west coast of Italy, and is well known for supporting cruise ship tourism to Florence, the Tower of Pisa, the hill towns of Tuscany, Cinque Terre with its enchanting villages, and the Chianti wine region, generally with time allowed for visiting some famous outlet stores of famous fashion houses. However the port of Livorno itself has a lot to offer visitors. Criss-crossed by Medicean canals that are still navigable, and with its port overlooked by towers and fortresses, this well-planned city is most appealing. Read more about Livorno, Italy

    5 Monday, July 15, 2024 Olbia, Italy 8:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Olbia, Italy

    Olbia is a seaport in a NE wedge of Sardinia, and the main connection from the island to mainland Italy. It is fast becoming a popular tourist centre, primarily as the gateway to the famous and delightful stretches of coast, the Costa Smeralda. The people of the town are very friendly and there is a variety of bars, pubs and fine Italian restaurants to be enjoyed. Read more about Olbia, Italy

    6 Tuesday, July 16, 2024 Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy 8:00 AM 8:00 PM
    View of Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

    Rome, the capital, and largest city of Italy, is full of unending possibilities. It can be reached from the port of Civitavecchia in approximately ninety minutes either by train or coach. Rome greets visitors with a multitude of faces, such as the Ancient City with ruins like: the Colosseum; the seven hills; the Roman Forum; and the Sacred Way, the path used for triumphal processions. Read more about Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

    7 Wednesday, July 17, 2024 Naples, Italy 8:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Naples, Italy

    Naples is an historic city over 2,500 years old, sitting on the west coast of southern Italy by the Gulf of Naples. Located halfway between two volcanic areas, Mount Vesuvius and Camp Flegrei and with numerous tours and cruise excursions available at the port, one may be inclined to miss out on what Naples itself has to offer. It has some of the world's best opera houses and theatres, and is often called an open-air museum because of its many historic statues and monuments. Read more about Naples, Italy

    8 Thursday, July 18, 2024 Messina, Italy 7:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Messina, Italy

    Messina is a harbour on the eastern coast of Sicily, a short ferry crossing to mainland Italy lying to the east. Due to the several earthquakes that have struck the area on several occasions, the city is almost completely modern. Mostly viewed as the starting point for tours and trips to Taormina and Mount Etna, both of which are truly unforgettable, it also has much to offer in the way of history and beauty. Read more about Messina, Italy

    9 Friday, July 19, 2024 Cruising The Mediterranean Sea
    10 Saturday, July 20, 2024 Istanbul, Turkey 1:00 PM 12:00 AM
    View of Istanbul, Turkey

    Istanbul (Byzantium from 660 BC, Constantinople from 330 CE, and Istanbul since 1930) is the largest city in Turkey and the fifth largest city proper in the world. It has dominated the Straits of Bosphorus, in the NW of the country, for 25 centuries, and as Constantinople was the capital of the Eastern Roman Empire. It was a metropolis of stunning splendour when the great capitals of Europe were mere villages and is the only metropolis in the world that is situated on two continents. Read more about Istanbul, Turkey

    11 Sunday, July 21, 2024 Istanbul, Turkey 12:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Istanbul, Turkey

    Istanbul (Byzantium from 660 BC, Constantinople from 330 CE, and Istanbul since 1930) is the largest city in Turkey and the fifth largest city proper in the world. It has dominated the Straits of Bosphorus, in the NW of the country, for 25 centuries, and as Constantinople was the capital of the Eastern Roman Empire. It was a metropolis of stunning splendour when the great capitals of Europe were mere villages and is the only metropolis in the world that is situated on two continents. Read more about Istanbul, Turkey

    12 Monday, July 22, 2024 Bozcaada, Turkey 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Bozcaada, Turkey

    Bozcaada is an island (triangular, just 11km by 6km) lying 6 km off the mainland of Turkey, in the NE part of the Aegean Sea. Its Greek name is Tenedos, mentioned in both the Iliad and the Aeneid, and important in ancient times in guarding the Dardanelles to the north. Historically, it came under the control of many regional powers. Read more about Bozcaada, Turkey

    13 Tuesday, July 23, 2024 Athens, Greece 6:00 AM Disembark
    View of Athens, Greece

    Athens, the capital and largest city of Greece, is also one of the world's oldest cities with an unparalleled history that spans around 3,400 years. Experiencing long periods of sunshine throughout the year, and known as "the cradle of Western civilisation", it is a 'must-see' destination for world travellers. The city contains a fascinating variety of different architectural styles, ranging from Greco-Roman through Neo-Classical, to Modern. Read more about Athens, Greece

  • Ship

    Vista Overview

    Vista

    The Grand Dining Room, with a ceiling almost two decks high, will be a major feature on the 11-deck Oceania Vista, which is designed to evoke the opulent Belle Epoque period of 20th-century Paris. Other "signature" public spaces will include the Grand Lounge, which will be furnished in a gold-infused colour scheme and have a grand staircase and dramatic crystal pillar. A lounge bar, afternoon tea room, and entertainment space, Horizons: A View of the World, will also include floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows that offer 180-degree views. A wide variety of educational activities and exciting entertainment are waiting for you on board Vista, from savouring great wines at a wine tasting to seeing a show-stopping performance in the ship lounge. Take a culinary class at The Culinary Center or indulge in a spa treatment with one of our eminent Guest Speakers to learn about fascinating cultural insights.

  • Cabins

    Vista Cabins

    Specialty Suite

    Specialty Suite

    Specialty Suite on the Vista Specialty Suite on the Vista

    Cabin Types

    OS, VS, OC

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Suite Size: 2,200 to 2,400 sq ft. Spanning the full beam of the ship, each of the three Ownerrsquo;s Suites on board Vista boasts more than 2,500 square feet of luxury. Adding to the spaciousness, floor-to-ceiling windows in every room create an airy atmosphere filled with natural light and surrounded by extraordinary views. These seagoing suites are styled exclusively in Ralph Lauren Home in a harmonious symphony of new furniture introductions and iconic classics. The dramatic double-doored entry opens onto a grand foyer that leads to the dining room, where an arching wall of glass overlooks the sea. The centerpiece here is an elegant Brook Street Salon dining table surrounded by Holbrook Directorrsquo;s Chairs from Ralph Lauren Home, while the adjacent living room showcases a pared-down approach to modern furnishings with a nautical flair and glamorous accents. A chic rosewood cocktail bar stands ready to entertain, and another wall of glass opens onto an expansive teak veranda. The master bedroom is an entire retreat unto itself, featuring a luxurious Cote drsquo;Azur king-size bed, capacious walk-in closets, and an opulent master bath with a large soaking tub and an ocean-view shower. A second teak veranda off the master bedroom promises peaceful solitude amidst the refined elegance.

    Penthouse

    Penthouse

    Penthouse on the Vista Penthouse on the Vista

    Cabin Types

    PH3, PH2, PH1

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Suite Size: 440 sq ft. An overabundance of space and elevated levels of luxury define the Penthouse Suite experience. Ingenious design and tony furnishings punctuate the space, which is resplendent in rich upholstery, fine leathers and stunning works of art. Measuring 440 square feet, Penthouse Suites feature the added luxuries of a walk-in closet, an oversized bath with dual vanities and of course, a large private veranda overlooking the sea. Penthouse guests also have unlimited use of the sublime Aquamar Spa Terrace along with Butler service and keycard access to the suites-only Executive Lounge with a dedicated Concierge.

    Concierge

    Concierge

    Concierge on the Vista Concierge on the Vista

    Cabin Types

    A4, A3, A2, A1, S

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

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    Size: 291 sq ft. Vistarsquo;s Concierge Level Veranda Staterooms envelop guests in lavish comfort. Shades of cream and rich fawn set the tone for a luxuriant respite with an extravagantly dressed queen-size Tranquility Bed, sumptuously comfortable sitting area and a private veranda to take in the marvels of the surrounding seascapes. All feature extraordinary closet and storage space, and a marble bath with walk-in rainforest shower. A wealth of additional amenities, such as a dedicated Concierge Lounge, unlimited use of the Aquamar Spa Terrace, room service from The Grand Dining Room and free laundry services, elevates the experience to the sublime.

    Verandah

    Verandah

    Verandah on the Vista Verandah on the Vista

    Cabin Types

    B5, B4, B3, B2, B1

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 240 sq ft. Vistarsquo;s French Veranda Staterooms are the epitome of spaciousness and ingenuity. Bathed in soft tones of harvest and wheat punctuated with seagrass and bold sienna, each is furnished with a queen-size Tranquility Bed piled high with plush linens and plump pillows, a comfortable seating area, thoughtful amenities, abundant storage space and an oversized bathroom.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Vista

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    • FREE Shore Excursions (value up to US$1,600 per stateroom)*
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Verandah at the Vista

Verandah

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Concierge at the Vista

Concierge

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Penthouse at the Vista

Penthouse

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  • Glorious Roman Empire

    Cruiseline: Oceania Cruises Ship: Vista Departure: Thursday, July 11, 2024 Nights: 12 nights Departs: Barcelona Returns: Athens

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