Keeping with President’s Cruise tradition, we have customized this Western Mediterranean itinerary to make this a truly unforgettable voyage for all of our guests. You’ll get more time to discover all the beautiful history Naples, Italy has to offer, with our extended stay until 11 p.m. We’ve also added in one of our most highly rated ports, Palma de Mallorca, Spain. This Spanish island paradise offers enchanting views and unbelievable culture. With our call in this beautiful port ending at 9 p.m., you’ll have additional time to fit in more adventures during your stay.
With six ports in seven nights, you’ll be part of non-stop action and excitement. Discover the ‘Old World’ with a President’s Cruise spin!
A top European center for art, architecture, design and cuisine, this stylish city has its own language and culture. Stroll along Las Ramblas, a wonderfully vibrant part of the city where street vendors and performers vie for your attention or explore the many churches and cathedrals of Barcelona and discover the city’s modernist architecture along Paseo de Gracia.
While Villefranche is lovely, it’s truly remarkable for what surrounds it. See the Rock of Monaco, and travel on foot through the Old Quarter or visit the vaulted passageways and beautiful façade of Monaco’s Prince’s Palace and the Palace Square.
A former fishing village at the border of two enchanting regions, La Spezia offers easy access to Tuscany and its great cities like Florence and Pisa and the Liguria’s rugged coast and terraced villages known as Cinque Terre. Visit the Field of Miracles in Pisa, and discover one of the world’s most amazing sights – the Campanile, or Leaning Tower, or take a scenic drive through the Tuscan countryside, enjoying its soft, rounded hills, the medieval architecture of its villages and the silver green of the olive trees mingling with the dark-green of the cypress trees.
Civitavecchia is the gateway to all the magnificence of the ancient city of Rome. Whether it’s the Colosseum, the Sistine Chapel, the Pantheon or St. Peter’s Basilica that sparks your interest, the city is filled with architectural masterpieces that reveal layers of history and culture. Here the splendors of the past form a glorious backdrop to the Romans’ spirited pursuit of la dolce vita.
Naples is not only picturesque, it’s also one of the world’s greatest cultural centers, filled with extraordinary works of art and architecture in the classical Greek and Roman styles. Take a boat trip to the entrancing Isle of Capri, and explore Capri Town or wander its quaint streets and explore its shops and cafés.
Palma de Mallorca is the largest of the Spanish Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean and is located just off the east coast of Spain. The island’s coastline is marked by a series of small caves and beautiful beaches. Palma de Mallorca is the capital city of the Balearic Islands and nearly two-thirds of the total population live in Palma. The number of people greatly increases in the spring, as the island is a favorite European resort.
We know our Crown & Anchor Society members can never cruise enough. That’s why we have curated some itineraries to make it easy for you to extend your voyage. Experience a 7-night Croatia cruise aboard the Rhapsody of the Seas®, before embarking on your President’s Cruise journey. Or, you can even continue the excitement after the cruise on a 9-night cruise to the Greek Isles aboard the Jewel of the Seas®.
We make getting to your ship easy with our Air2Sea program. It’s never been easier to book flights to your destinations to meet your ship. We’ve also provided our preferred hotel partners in Barcelona while you wait for your extended adventure to begin.
Departing: September 9th, 2017
Start your journey on the Rhapsody of the Seas® for a 7-night Croatia cruise. You will come back one day prior to the President’s Cruise in Venice, on September 16, 2017, so you’ll have time to get to Barcelona and rest up before embarking on your next adventure. With our Air2Sea program, and our recommended hotels in Barcelona, we’ve made it easy to extend your vacation and get you to your ship.
Departing: September 28th, 2017
After the President’s Cruise ends on September 24, 2017, you can keep the fun going on a 9-night discovery of the Greek Isles. We have recommended hotel partners in Barcelona for you to enjoy a few days more of Spain before meeting the Jewel of the Seas®, September 28, 2017 in Rome. Don’t forget, our Air2Sea program makes it easier for you to make your flight arrangements and meet the ship.