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Grand European Explorer Cruise - U434B

Ship: Sun Princess   
Departure: Saturday, August 31, 2024
Nights: 23 nights
Returns: Southampton
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
23
Nights
Days at Sea
9
Sea Days
Ports
13
Ports
Countries Visted
5
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Grand European Explorer Cruise - U434B

    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 Saturday, August 31, 2024 Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy Embark 6:00 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

    2 Sunday, September 1, 2024 Naples, Italy 7:00 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

    3 Monday, September 2, 2024 At Sea
    4 Tuesday, September 3, 2024 Santorini, Greece 9:00 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

    5 Wednesday, September 4, 2024 At Sea
    6 Thursday, September 5, 2024 Istanbul, Turkey 7:00 AM 5:00 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

    7 Friday, September 6, 2024 Mykonos, Greece 12:00 PM 9:00 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

    8 Saturday, September 7, 2024 Athens, Greece 6:00 AM 7:00 PM
    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

    9 Sunday, September 8, 2024 At Sea
    10 Monday, September 9, 2024 Bar, Montenegro
    11 Tuesday, September 10, 2024 Corfu, Greece 8:00 AM 5:00 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

    12 Wednesday, September 11, 2024 Messina, Italy 9:00 AM 6:00 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

    13 Thursday, September 12, 2024 Naples, Italy 7:00 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

    14 Friday, September 13, 2024 At Sea
    15 Saturday, September 14, 2024 Barcelona, Spain 6:00 AM 5:00 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

    16 Sunday, September 15, 2024 Palma de Mallorca, Spain 7:00 AM 5:00 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

    17 Monday, September 16, 2024 Cartagena, Spain 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Cartagena, Spain

    Cartagena is a Mediterranean city and naval station located in the Region of Murcia, SE Spain. The rich Carthaginian heritage extends as far as the Sea Wall, built by Charles III in the 18th century, and which defines the old quarter. Overlooking the Mediterranean there are two elements that are clearly connected with the sea: the prototype of the submarine by the inventor Isaac Peral; and the National Museum of Maritime Archaeology. Read more about Cartagena, Spain

    18 Tuesday, September 17, 2024 At Sea
    19 Wednesday, September 18, 2024 Cadiz, Spain 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Cadiz, Spain

    Cadiz is a city and port in SW Spain. It is the capital of Cadiz Province, an autonomous community of Andalusia. Due to its small size one is never more than a few blocks from the sea, and this engenders a safe, relaxed, and easy-going atmosphere. Read more about Cadiz, Spain

    20 Thursday, September 19, 2024 At Sea
    21 Friday, September 20, 2024 At Sea
    22 Saturday, September 21, 2024 At Sea
    23 Sunday, September 22, 2024 Southampton, Great Britain 7:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Southampton, Great Britain

    Southampton, UK, is a city and major port situated on the south coast of England, and is widely recognised as the capital of the country’s cruise industry. Each year more and more cruise liners take advantage of its superb cruise terminals. It is, of course, a gateway to Europe’s largest city, the enormous cosmopolitan city of London, with all the cultural and gastronomic attractions you'd expect from a world capital. Read more about Southampton, Great Britain

    24 Monday, September 23, 2024 Southampton, Great Britain 6:00 AM Disembark
    View of Southampton, Great Britain

    Southampton, UK, is a city and major port situated on the south coast of England, and is widely recognised as the capital of the country’s cruise industry. Each year more and more cruise liners take advantage of its superb cruise terminals. It is, of course, a gateway to Europe’s largest city, the enormous cosmopolitan city of London, with all the cultural and gastronomic attractions you'd expect from a world capital. Read more about Southampton, Great Britain

  • Ship

    Sun Princess Overview

    Sun Princess

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    Welcoming the next generation of cruise ships to the Princess family! The new Sun Princess is the first ship in the fleet to be powered by Liquified Natural Gas (LNG), significantly reducing its environmental footprint. She offers 1,500 balconies the most of any ship in the fleet. And with over 29 bars and restaurants there is plenty of good food and drink to be enjoyed. Sun Princess will begin her voyages in 2024.

  • Cabins

    Sun Princess Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

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    Cabin Types

    S0, S2, S4, S9, C1, C2, CA, CB, M1, M2, MA, MD

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    Suite size approximately 1262 sq. ft., including balcony.The Signature Sky Suite features a large stateroom and balcony featuring two bedrooms, two bathrooms, one with a full bath with tub and separate shower, a seating area and sofa bed. Enjoy Signature upgrades and benefits.The Signature Collection is exclusive on Sun Princessreg;. In addition to premium stateroom amenities, Signature Collection Suites include access to the Signature Restaurant, Signature Lounge and private Signature Sun Deck, a private area of the Sanctuary.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Sun Princess Balcony on the Sun Princess

    Cabin Types

    D1, D2, DA, DB, DC, DD, DE, DF, DG, DH

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    Stateroom approximately 236 sq. ft., including balcony.This stateroom provides dramatic views from a premium private balcony, and bathroom with shower. Includes sofa bed.- Balcony with 2 chairs and table- Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors- Comfortable queen or pair of twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Oceanview

    Oceanview

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    Cabin Types

    O2, O3, O5

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    Stateroom approximately 212 sq. ft.This well-appointed stateroom features a picture window for memorable views, and bathroom with shower.- Stunning ocean-view window- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Sun Princess Inside on the Sun Princess

    Cabin Types

    IA, IB, IC, ID, IE, IF, IS

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

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    Stateroom approximately 136 - 145 sq. ft.This well-appointed interior stateroom provides fine amenities, and bathroom with shower.- Comfortable queen or pair of twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

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    Deck Plans for Sun Princess

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    • Princess Standard Dining, accommodations and entertainment
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  • Grand European Explorer Cruise - U434B

    Cruiseline: Princess Cruises Ship: Sun Princess Departure: Saturday, August 31, 2024 Nights: 23 nights Departs: Rome (Civitavecchia) Returns: Southampton

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