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  • 13 Night
    Mediterranean Cruise

    Leaving:
    Rome
    Visiting:
    Naples, Athens ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Norwegian Cruise Line
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    13 Night December 2019 Mediterranean Cruise Route (Norwegian Cruise Line)
    • Day 1
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 2
      Naples
    • Day 3
      Cruising
    • Day 4
      Athens (Piraeus)
    • Day 5
      Kusadasi
    • Day 6
      Rhodes
    • Day 7
      Limassol
    • Day 8
      Jerusalem (Ashdod)
    • Day 9
      Haifa (Tel Aviv)
    • Day 10
      Haifa (Tel Aviv)
    • Day 11
      Cruising
    • Day 12
      Crete (Heraklion)
    • Day 13
      Cruising
    • Day 14
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    Ship Details

    Norwegian Spirit - Norwegian Cruise Line

    Pros

    Lively ship that's been continually updated and refreshed.

    Cons

    Activities on smaller ship more limited than on line's larger vessels.

    Bottom Line

    Excellent value for the high quality of food, service and itineraries

    Reviews

    Norwegian Spirit Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins3.0
    Dining4.5
    Service5.0
    Value4.5

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 7 Night
    Mediterranean - Eastern Cruise

    Leaving:
    Venice
    Visiting:
    Bari, Katakolon ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Eastern Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Venice
    • Day 2
      Bari
    • Day 3
      Katakolon (Olympia)
    • Day 4
      Santorini
    • Day 5
      Athens (Piraeus)
    • Day 6
      Corfu
    • Day 7
      Kotor
    • Day 8
      Venice
    Ship Details

    MSC Magnifica - MSC Cruises

    Pros

    A relaxed, Brit-friendly ship that's suitable for all ages

    Cons

    Lack of speciality dining and water park

    Bottom Line

    Well laid-out vessel offering good value-for-money

    Reviews

    MSC Magnifica Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins4.0
    Dining4.0
    Service5.0
    Value4.0

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
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    • Port Taxes & Fees
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    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 7 Night
    Mediterranean - Western Cruise

    Leaving:
    Barcelona
    Visiting:
    Marseille, Genoa ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Western Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Barcelona
    • Day 2
      Marseille
    • Day 3
      Genoa
    • Day 4
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 5
      Palermo (Sicily)
    • Day 6
      Malta (Valletta)
    • Day 7
      Cruising
    • Day 8
      Barcelona
    Ship Details

    MSC Grandiosa - MSC Cruises

    Reviews

    MSC Grandiosa Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    0.0/5

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 7 Night
    Mediterranean - Western Cruise

    Leaving:
    Rome
    Visiting:
    Palermo, Malta ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Western Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 2
      Palermo (Sicily)
    • Day 3
      Malta (Valletta)
    • Day 4
      Cruising
    • Day 5
      Barcelona
    • Day 6
      Marseille
    • Day 7
      Genoa
    • Day 8
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    Ship Details

    MSC Grandiosa - MSC Cruises

    Reviews

    MSC Grandiosa Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    0.0/5

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 11 Night
    Mediterranean - Eastern Cruise

    Leaving:
    Genoa
    Visiting:
    Katakolon, Crete ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    11 Night December 2019 Eastern Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Genoa
    • Day 2
      Cruising
    • Day 3
      Katakolon (Olympia)
    • Day 4
      Crete (Heraklion)
    • Day 5
      Cruising
    • Day 6
      Haifa (Tel Aviv)
    • Day 7
      Limassol
    • Day 8
      Rhodes
    • Day 9
      Cruising
    • Day 10
      Taormina (Messina)
    • Day 11
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 12
      Genoa
    Ship Details

    MSC Opera - MSC Cruises

    Pros

    Fun-filled ship with top-notch entertainment, great food and great kids' facilities

    Cons

    Limited dining options

    Bottom line

    With two nights and two days in Havana, this is a real opportunity to discover the Cuban capital

    Reviews

    MSC Opera Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins3.0
    Dining3.0
    Service4.0
    Value4.0

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

    ** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

  • 7 Night
    Europe Cruise

    Leaving:
    Rome
    Visiting:
    Dubrovnik, Kotor ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Norwegian Cruise Line
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    7 Night December 2019 Europe Cruise Route (Norwegian Cruise Line)
    • Day 1
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 2
      Cruising
    • Day 3
      Dubrovnik
    • Day 4
      Kotor
    • Day 5
      Taormina (Messina)
    • Day 6
      Naples
    • Day 7
      Florence (Livorno)
    • Day 8
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    Ship Details

    Norwegian Spirit - Norwegian Cruise Line

    Pros

    Lively ship that's been continually updated and refreshed.

    Cons

    Activities on smaller ship more limited than on line's larger vessels.

    Bottom Line

    Excellent value for the high quality of food, service and itineraries

    Reviews

    Norwegian Spirit Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins3.0
    Dining4.5
    Service5.0
    Value4.5

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

    ** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

  • 7 Night
    Mediterranean - Western Cruise

    Leaving:
    Palermo
    Visiting:
    Malta, Barcelona ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Western Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Palermo (Sicily)
    • Day 2
      Malta (Valletta)
    • Day 3
      Cruising
    • Day 4
      Barcelona
    • Day 5
      Marseille
    • Day 6
      Genoa
    • Day 7
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 8
      Palermo (Sicily)
    Ship Details

    MSC Grandiosa - MSC Cruises

    Reviews

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    0.0/5

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

    ** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

  • 7 Night
    Danube Waltz

    Leaving:
    Budapest
    Visiting:
    Budapest, Bratislava ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Viking River Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Europe Cruise Route (Viking River Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Budapest
    • Day 2
      Budapest
    • Day 3
      Bratislava
    • Day 4
      Vienna
    • Day 5
      Durnstein (Krems)
    • Day 6
      Linz (Salzburg)
    • Day 7
      Passau
    • Day 8
      Passau
    Ship Details

    Viking Ingvi - Viking River Cruises

    Tours and most drinks included in price

    Real balcony cabins; a rarity in river cruising

    Sails Europe's Rhine and Danube

    Reviews

    Viking Ingvi Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins4.0
    Dining4.0
    Service4.0
    Value3.0

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  • 7 Night
    Mediterranean - Western Cruise

    Leaving:
    Genoa
    Visiting:
    Rome, Palermo ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Western Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Genoa
    • Day 2
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 3
      Palermo (Sicily)
    • Day 4
      Malta (Valletta)
    • Day 5
      Cruising
    • Day 6
      Barcelona
    • Day 7
      Marseille
    • Day 8
      Genoa
    Ship Details

    MSC Grandiosa - MSC Cruises

    Reviews

    MSC Grandiosa Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    0.0/5

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

    ** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

  • 2019 Best Overall

    7 Night
    Iconic Mediterranean Holiday

    Leaving:
    Rome
    Visiting:
    Florence, Florence ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Viking Ocean Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Mediterranean Cruise Route (Viking Ocean Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 2
      Florence (Livorno)
    • Day 3
      Florence (Livorno)
    • Day 4
      Monaco (Monte Carlo)
    • Day 5
      Marseille
    • Day 6
      Cruising
    • Day 7
      Barcelona
    • Day 8
      Barcelona
    Ship Details

    Viking Star - Viking Ocean Cruises

    Pros

    One of cruising's most beautiful small ships

    Cons

    No casino and no amenities for families with young kids

    Bottom Line

    Terrific value for money on port-intensive cruises

    Reviews

    Viking Star Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    5.0/5
    Cabins5.0
    Dining5.0
    Service5.0
    Value5.0

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    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
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    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
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      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 7 Nights
    Magnificent Christmas Markets (eastbound)

    Leaving:
    Passau
    Visiting:
    Passau, Linz ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Crystal River Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Europe Cruise Route (Crystal River Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Passau
    • Day 2
      Passau
    • Day 3
      Linz (Salzburg)
    • Day 4
      Vienna
    • Day 5
      Vienna
    • Day 6
      Cruising
    • Day 6
      Budapest
    • Day 7
      Budapest
    • Day 8
      Budapest
    Ship Details

    Crystal Mahler - Crystal River Cruises

    Pros

    Excellent dining, cabins and service makes ship feel like luxury hotel

    Cons

    Shore excursions can be iffy, with specifics hard to find; little enrichment

    Bottom Line

    Ideal for couples or groups that want a luxury river cruise that's more like a private tour

    Reviews

    Crystal Mahler Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    5.0/5
    Cabins5.0
    Dining5.0
    Service5.0
    Value4.5

    Launched in 2017 as one of the first of Crystal River's "Rhine Class" vessels, Crystal Mahler d...

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  • 7 Night
    Romantic Danube

    Leaving:
    Vilshofen an der Donau
    Visiting:
    Vilshofen an der Donau, Linz ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    AmaWaterways
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    7 Night December 2019 Europe Cruise Route (AmaWaterways)
    • Day 1
      Vilshofen an der Donau
    • Day 2
      Vilshofen an der Donau
    • Day 3
      Linz (Salzburg)
    • Day 4
      Weissenkirchen
    • Day 5
      Weissenkirchen
    • Day 6
      Vienna
    • Day 7
      Budapest
    • Day 8
      Budapest
    Ship Details

    AmaMagna - AmaWaterways

    Pros

    Some of the best and biggest cabins we've seen on a river cruise ship

    Cons

    Double-wide size limits itineraries to the Danube River

    Bottom line

    Boutique hotel feel and multiple restaurants appeal to river cruisers who fear onboard boredom

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    AmaMagna Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.5/5
    Cabins5.0
    Dining4.0
    Service5.0
    Value4.5

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  • 12 Night
    Mediterranean - Eastern Cruise

    Leaving:
    Rome
    Visiting:
    Genoa, Katakolon ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    MSC Cruises
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    12 Night December 2019 Eastern Mediterranean Cruise Route (MSC Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 2
      Genoa
    • Day 3
      Cruising
    • Day 4
      Katakolon (Olympia)
    • Day 5
      Crete (Heraklion)
    • Day 6
      Cruising
    • Day 7
      Haifa (Tel Aviv)
    • Day 8
      Haifa (Tel Aviv)
    • Day 9
      Limassol
    • Day 10
      Rhodes
    • Day 11
      Cruising
    • Day 12
      Taormina (Messina)
    • Day 13
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    Ship Details

    MSC Opera - MSC Cruises

    Pros

    Fun-filled ship with top-notch entertainment, great food and great kids' facilities

    Cons

    Limited dining options

    Bottom line

    With two nights and two days in Havana, this is a real opportunity to discover the Cuban capital

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    MSC Opera Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins3.0
    Dining3.0
    Service4.0
    Value4.0

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    Fare Includes

    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

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  • 7 Night
    Romantic Danube

    Leaving:
    Budapest
    Visiting:
    Budapest, Vienna ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Viking River Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Europe Cruise Route (Viking River Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Budapest
    • Day 2
      Budapest
    • Day 3
      Vienna
    • Day 4
      Durnstein (Krems)
    • Day 5
      Passau
    • Day 6
      Regensburg
    • Day 7
      Nuremberg
    • Day 8
      Nuremberg
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    Viking Atla - Viking River Cruises

    Pros

    Bright and airy lobby; cuisine pairs with ports of call; name recognition from staff

    Cons

    No spa or fitness facility; few amenities for active travelers

    Bottom Line

    Well-thought-out design that caters to its target audience

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    Viking Atla Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    4.0/5
    Cabins4.0
    Dining4.0
    Service4.0
    Value3.0

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  • 7 Night
    Mediterranean Cruise

    Leaving:
    Barcelona
    Visiting:
    Palma de Mallorca, Rome ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Costa Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Mediterranean Cruise Route (Costa Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Barcelona
    • Day 2
      Palma de Mallorca (Majorca)
    • Day 3
      Cruising
    • Day 4
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
    • Day 5
      La Spezia (Cinque Terre)
    • Day 6
      Genoa
    • Day 7
      Marseille
    • Day 8
      Barcelona
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    Costa Smeralda - Costa Cruises

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    0.0/5

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  • 2019 Best for Public Rooms

    7 Night
    Journey To Antiquities

    Cruise Critic Favorite
    Leaving:
    Athens
    Visiting:
    Athens, Ephesus ... see more
    Cruise Line:
    Viking Ocean Cruises
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    7 Night December 2019 Mediterranean Cruise Route (Viking Ocean Cruises)
    • Day 1
      Athens (Piraeus)
    • Day 2
      Athens (Piraeus)
    • Day 3
      Ephesus
    • Day 4
      Crete (Heraklion)
    • Day 5
      Cruising
    • Day 6
      Cruising
    • Day 7
      Naples
    • Day 8
      Rome (Civitavecchia)
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    Viking Star - Viking Ocean Cruises

    Pros

    One of cruising's most beautiful small ships

    Cons

    No casino and no amenities for families with young kids

    Bottom Line

    Terrific value for money on port-intensive cruises

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    Viking Star Reviews

    Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
    Overall
    5.0/5
    Cabins5.0
    Dining5.0
    Service5.0
    Value5.0

    How many cruise companies can build an entirely new line and style of ship, simply because loya...

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    What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

    • Cabin
      Room with bed and private bathroom
    • Port Taxes & Fees
    • Service Gratuities
    • Most Onboard Entertainment
    • Kids Club
    • Shore Excursions
    • Wi-Fi
    • Spa Services
    • Select Dining
      Main dining room and/or buffet
    • Specialty Alternative Dining
    • Room Service
    • Butler Service
    • Basic Drinks
      Still water, coffee, and tea
    • Soft Drinks
      Soda and Juice
    • Alcohol
      Beer, wine, and spirits
    • Specialty Coffee Drinks
      Including smoothies and blended drinks
    • Specialty Fitness Classes

    ** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.