Cunard | Queen Victoria | 31 Aug 2018 | 13 Nights
Embark the elegant Queen Victoria, taking in a handful of Mediterranean highlights as you sail to Rome. Enjoy 5* hotels in both Rome & Venice where you have time to explore everything they both have to offer. Transfer to the station to embark a journey like no other. The Venice Simplon Orient-Express is quite unlike anything you will have experienced before. Carraiges date to the 1920s and 30s, beautifully restored to their former glory to recreate one of the finest experiences the world has ever known.
8 NIGHT CRUISE ABOARD QUEEN VICTORIA (FULL BOARD)
2 NTS 5* BAUER II PALAZZO VENICE HOTEL
PRIVATE TRANSFERS FROM PORT TO ROME HOTEL
2 NTS 5* BOSCOLO EXEDRA ROMA, ROME
VENICE SIMPLON ORIENT-EXPRESS (FULL BOARD)
PRIVATE COACH TRAVEL BETWEEN ROME & VENICE
NO FLYING INVOLVED!
|1||Board Cunard's Queen Victoria in Southampton|
|2||Day at Sea|
|3||Day at Sea|
|7||Day at Sea|
|9||Arrive in Rome (Civitavecchia), Exclusive group transfer to 5* hotel in Rome. Overnight in Rome|
|10||Day at leisure in Rome|
|11||Exlusive group transfer from Rome to Venice. On arrival check in to your 5* hotel. Overnight in Venice.|
|12||Day at leisure|
|13||Exclusive group transfer to Santa Lucia rail station and board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. After you have settled in, it will soon be time to enjoy a three-course lunch in one of the restaurant cars. Spend the afternoon relaxing in the comfort of your cabin gazing at the beautiful passing scenery. Afternoon tea is served in your cabin. A leisurely four-course dinner is served, prepared on board by our skilled French chefs. After dinner retire to your cabin which has now been transformed into a cosy bedroom.|
|14||Breakfast is served in your cabin by your steward at a time to suit you. The train pulls into Paris Gare de l'Est and halts for 40 minutes, take this opportunity to stretch your legs along the platform. A delicious brunch is served in the restaurant cars as you travel on towards the French coast for the Channel crossing. Join the Belmond British Pullman train for the journey to London. A traditional afternoon tea accompanied by a glass of English sparkling wine is served before arriving in London|
Our Exclusive Cruise & Stay Packages are based on twin occupancy. Fares for singles, children and 3rd & 4th berths are available on request.
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