Eastern Mediterranean Cruises
An Eastern Mediterranean Cruise Holiday Takes you to a Sightseer's Paradise
Combining beaches, history and scenic splendours to great effect. Even better, the region is wonderfully accessible from the UK with all cruises to the Mediterranean sailing from and returning to Southampton. Alternatively, fly direct to such ports as Venice and Rome to embark your ship. Cruise along the coast of Italy, Greece and Turkey, the extraordinary intrigue of this area continues to draw travellers from far and wide.
Cruising to this end of the Mediterranean also leads to where Europe meets Asia: right in the middle of the mosques and minarets of Turkeys bustling capital, Istanbul. Colourful not only in terms of its people, crafts and buildings, the city pulsates to the sounds of children, hawkers and carpet sellers. Planet Cruise Mediterranean cruise holidays offer experiences like no other, stay for a few days in places in which you can immerse yourself in the different culture, foods and architecture. For many it's one of the major highlights of an Eastern Mediterranean cruise holiday. With so many major cities on the water or within easy reach of the nearest port, it is so easy to explore this fascinating region.
Eastern Mediterranean Cruise Itineraries
Itineraries include ancient Greece and Turkey, the rugged Croatian coast and Black Sea Cruise(See seperate section). Cruise a myriad of Greek Islands including Rhodes, Mykonos and idyllic Santorini to the ancient sites of Ephesus, Turkey. The Croatian coast and Dubrovnik together with Sicily and Malta are also popular ports of call.