1800 121 187 Connect with our cruise experts

Best Of The Mediterranean

Ship: Vista   
Departure: Thursday, October 3, 2024
Nights: 17 nights
Departs: Barcelona
Returns: Athens
+ Club Members - Bonus up to US$350/Suite credit
One Way Trip
way trip
Days at Sea
Sea Days
Countries Visted
  • Itinerary

    Best Of The Mediterranean

    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, October 3, 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, October 4, 2024 Marseille, France 8:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Marseille, France

    Located on the SE coast of France on the Mediterranean Sea, Marseille is France's largest commercial port, and is also the largest French city on the Mediterranean coast. It serves as a gateway to the lush fertile region of Provence and all its cultural contributions to gastronomic excellence, impressionistic art, and ancient architecture. This cosmopolitan city with 300 days of sunshine a year, clear blue skies and the down-to-earth warmth of its residents, boasts a trading history that goes back more than 2,500 years. Read more about Marseille, France

    3 Saturday, October 5, 2024 Monte Carlo, France 8:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Monte Carlo, France

    Monte Carlo is an administrative area of the Principality of Monaco in France. It really has a fairy-tale image with its beautiful Riviera - Côte d'Azur - setting, yacht-filled harbor and the elegant Casino that visitors can’t miss, though most don’t even enter to see the opulence and grandeur reflecting its exorbitant cost. It is an extremely rich place, where fast cars, big diamonds and flashy yachts are the norm. Read more about Monte Carlo, France

    4 Sunday, October 6, 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, October 7, 2024 Ajaccio, France 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Ajaccio, France

    Ajaccio (aka Aiacciu, Aiaccio) is a port on the west coast of the island of Corsica, 390 km SE of Marseille. It occupies a sheltered position at the foot of wooded hills on the northern shore of the Gulf of Ajaccio. The city not only encloses the entire harbour but takes up the better part of the Gulf. Read more about Ajaccio, France

    6 Tuesday, October 8, 2024 Olbia, Italy 7:00 AM 4:00 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

    7 Wednesday, October 9, 2024 Palermo, Italy 8:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Palermo, Italy

    The capital of Sicily, Palermo is an historic city in southern Italy and is situated on the NW of the island right by the Gulf of Palermo in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The 2700 year-old city is noted for its rich history, culture and architecture. With Sicily's greatest concentration of sights, and the second biggest historic centre in Italy, Palermo is a complex, multilayered city that can be overwhelming if you try to see too much. Read more about Palermo, Italy

    8 Thursday, October 10, 2024 Valletta, Malta 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Valletta, Malta

    Valletta (aka Belt Valletta, Città Umilissima) - traditionally reserved for the historic walled citadel that serves as Malta's principal administrative district - is the capital city of Malta, located in the central-eastern portion of the island. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is essentially Baroque in style, with elements of Mannerist, Neo-Classical and Modern architecture. Don’t miss the the majestic St John’s Co-Cathedral, with its imposing bastions and a treasure of priceless paintings. Read more about Valletta, Malta

    9 Friday, October 11, 2024 Messina, Italy 7:00 AM 5:00 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

    10 Saturday, October 12, 2024 Naples, Italy 7:00 AM 5:00 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

    11 Sunday, October 13, 2024 Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy 6:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

    Rome, sometimes referred to as "The Eternal City," is the capital city of Italy. Cruises from Rome depart the Rome Cruise Terminal which is approximately 1.5 hours by train North-West of the city centre. Rome is renowned across the world for its rich past, impressive archaeological sites, delectable cuisine, gorgeous gardens, homes of local nobility, and significant structures including the Spanish Steps, the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, Trevi Fountain, and Piazza Navona. Read more about Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy

    12 Monday, October 14, 2024 Positano, Italy 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Positano, Italy

    Positano is a small town on the Amalfi Coast in Campania, Italy. The main part of the city with its steeply stacked houses presents a pleasant medley of pastel colours, and its near vertical streets - indeed some of the streets are actually staircases - sits in an enclave in the hills leading down to the coast. This is one of the coast's most photogenic and expensive towns. Read more about Positano, Italy

    13 Tuesday, October 15, 2024 Catania, Italy 8:00 AM 4:00 PM
    View of Catania, Italy

    Catania, the second largest city in Sicily, lies in the middle of the Ionian coast. It is a lively energetic place with an international outlook. At its backdrop is the famous Mt. Read more about Catania, Italy

    14 Wednesday, October 16, 2024 Corfu, Greece 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Corfu, Greece

    Corfu Island, located just off the west coast of Greece, boasts some of the most stunning scenery in the Greek Isles. With its impressive landscapes, rich vegetation, long golden beaches, the elegant capital Corfu Town, and many traditional villages, it is not surprising that this island receives many visitors each year. The capital is possibly most impressive, due to the Venetian, French and English civilisations that are remembered for the architectural elements they have left behind. Read more about Corfu, Greece

    15 Thursday, October 17, 2024 Katakolon, Greece 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Katakolon, Greece

    The scenic seaside Greek town of Katakolon, with a population around 3,000, is your typical small-town cruise port with delightful cafes along the waterfront, shops that sell T-shirts, hats and jewellery, and a small beach that draws swimmers and sandcastle-builders. But that's not why ships make the town a destination. They arrive because Katakolon serves as the cruise gateway to ancient Olympia, just 40 km away, the birthplace of the Olympic Games. Read more about Katakolon, Greece

    16 Friday, October 18, 2024 Santorini, Greece 10:00 AM 10:00 PM
    View of Santorini, Greece

    Santorini is a small, circular archipelago of volcanic islands located in the Aegean Sea, about 200 km from Greece's mainland. It is essentially what remains of an enormous volcanic explosion some 3500 years ago, which destroyed the earliest settlements on what was formerly a single island, and which resulted in the creation of the current geological caldera. Take the cable car to view the beautiful panorama of Santorini. Read more about Santorini, Greece

    17 Saturday, October 19, 2024 Mykonos, Greece 8:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Mykonos, Greece

    Mykonos is the principal town of the island of the same name, which is part of the Cyclades, and could well be described as the most sophisticated of the Greek Islands. Visited by innumerable international celebrities - you may even see some enjoying a coffee on the sidewalk - it is not surprising that it is considered by many to be one of the top tourist destinations in the world. It is also an island with beautiful landscapes, scores of churches, some fascinating monuments, and windmills. Read more about Mykonos, Greece

    18 Sunday, October 20, 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


    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 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 on the Vista Concierge on the Vista

    Cabin Types

    A4, A3, A2, A1, S

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    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 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


  • Promotions

    Current Cruise Deals for Vista

    Oceania simply MORE included

    Oceania simply MORE included

    Oceania simply MORE included fare is available on all cruises at all times.
    • FREE Pre-paid gratuities
    • FREE Shore Excursions (value up to US$1,600 per stateroom)*
    • FREE Champagne, Wine & more (House select beverage package at lunch and dinner)*
    • FREE Specialty dining
    • FREE Internet (does not include streaming and includes a login for the first two devices per stateroom)*

    Exclusive for Clean Cruising Club members receive an extra US$200 onboard credit per stateroom*
    Not a Club Member? Ask your Clean Cruising consultant how to join from just $90 per household per year

    Terms & Conditions apply.

    Oceania Club Member Bonus Offer

    Oceania Club Member Bonus Offer

    Clean Cruising Oceania Member Bonus Offer includes:
    • Bonus US$200 - US$350 onboard credit per stateroom
    Oceania simply MORE included fare is available on all cruises at all times.
    • FREE Pre-paid gratuities
    • FREE Shore Excursions (value up to US$1,600 per stateroom)*
    • FREE Champagne, Wine & more (House select beverage package at lunch and dinner)*
    • FREE Specialty dining
    • FREE Internet (does not include streaming and includes a login for the first two devices per stateroom)*

    Exclusive for Clean Cruising Club members, Not a Club Member? Join today from only $90 per household per year

    Terms & Conditions apply.

Cabin Availability

Hold a cabin or view live cabin availability aboard Vista for this sailing

Verandah at the Vista


Sold out
Concierge at the Vista


Sold out
Penthouse at the Vista


Sold out
Specialty Suite at the Vista

Specialty Suite

Sold out

Why us?

  • Large team of cruise experts
  • Highly personalised service
  • Australian owned
  • 20 years in business
  • Family owned & operated
  • Multi-award winning
  • Highest rated booking service in Australia
  • Full service agency
Stephen Hurt's profile

Speak to our team about your travel plans or book over the phone today!
1800 121 187

  • Best Of The Mediterranean

    Cruiseline: Oceania Cruises Ship: Vista Departure: Thursday, October 3, 2024 Nights: 17 nights Departs: Barcelona Returns: Athens

    Speak to one of our cruise experts

    This cruise departure is currently sold out. If you are interested in learning about waitlist options or other cruise departures please phone us and speak directly to one of our cruise specialists.

    Call Us

    Freecall: (AUS) 1800 121 187
    Head Office: 07 3100 7939


    Monday - Friday | 8am to 5pm
    Saturday | 8am to 4pm
    Sunday | Closed