Stand in awe before the works of Michelangelo in Italy or Gaudí's distinctive architecture in Spain. Wonder at delicate masterpieces in Oslo's Hadeland Glassworks. Witness the remains of ancient civilizations in Greece and Turkey. Tour Palace Square in St. Petersburg, Russia. From the fjords of Norway to the waterways of Venice to the ruins of the Mediterranean, explore the richness and beauty of Europe in a totally new way. You can also bring your adventure inland on a Europe Cruisetour - a unique combination of cruise vacation and land tour by luxury motorcoach or train. Venture from Madrid, Spain to Toledo and Barcelona; explore the famous Champs Élysées in Paris, France and the streets of London; cruise the peaceful Lake Como to the canals of Venice or visit Florence the birthplace of the Renaissance and the holy grounds of the Vatican City in Rome; If you're ready for the vacation of a lifetime, you've found it. Start planning your adventure today.
Explore the Baha'i Shrine and Gardens in Haifa, Israel—a true horticultural marvel
Pamper yourself at the Turkish baths in Rhodes, Greece
Tour Copenhagen's Rosenborg and Christianborg castles
See the sites of Helsinki from a Jopo, the famous Finnish bike
Visit Lisbon’s Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, commissioned in 1501 in honor of Vasco da Gama
In Funchal, try a unique and exhilarating basket-sled ride down a volcanic mountain
Climb up inside the spires of Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia Cathedral in Barcelona
Stop for authentic, freshly made gelato in one of Rome’s bustling squares
Places Of Interest
Where there were once new civilizations, unstoppable empires, and the world's greatest natural wonders, an incredible vacation awaits. On our Mediterranean cruises, experience the undulating coastlines of the Greek Isles, stand in awe before landmarks and landscapes that echo the history-changing moments that once happened there. Conquer the Acropolis in Athens, touch the crumbling walls of Rome's Colosseum, or whisper in awe in the Sistine Chapel. At every turn, marvel at scenes you recognize from history books and movies—but that are more spectacular than anything you've ever seen on page or screen.
Holy Land Journey
Follow in the long-gone footsteps of legendary leaders and charging crusaders, on a fantastic journey through a global spiritual center. Churches intermingle with mosques and synagogues, while peaceful shrines are neighbored by bustling bazaars and modern shopping destinations—a present-day blend that's as diversified as this region's history. The Holy Land—a place where myth and history meet, and one fact is certain: you're in for a one-of-a-kind adventure.
Adriatic Coastal Charm
Imagine a sliver of sea where ancient coastlines have withstood the test of time—a place to see castles reflected in glacial lakes, to follow intertwining streets and alleyways to the doorstep of breathtaking cathedrals, to touch 4th-century mosaics that have been intricately preserved over time. Where the Adriatic Sea meets the land, become immersed in the bustling everyday life of charming, authentic towns dating back to the Middle Ages.
Picturesque towns, towering cathedrals, museums packed with whimsical works, and complexes holding palace after palace—welcome to the Baltic region, an area of the globe encompassing Scandinavia, Russia, and the amazing wonder of their landscapes and cityscapes. Whether your pursuits are eco-adventurous, artistically inclined, or historically focused, the Baltics' rich and varied offerings meet the desire of every visitor.