This morning I blogged about the European add-ons to the Disney Cruise Line Mediterranean cruises next year. We now have some additional information about the tours.
7-Night Mediterranean Magic
During this tour, you will visit Monaco and tour the palace where Grace Kelly lived, go behind-the scenes at Grom Gelateria in Florence, take a private tour of some of Rome’s most famous landmarks like the Coliseum, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Forum, Vatican City Museum and the Sistine Chapel, not only see how to press olive oil and make mozzarella cheese but you will also make pizzas with the chefs in Sorrento and cruise around the isle of Capri in the Mediterranean Sea.
12-Night Mediterranean Magic with Venice
Here you will again take the same tours in Rome and Sorrento as the 7-night Mediterranean Magic but you will also have a private gondola tour of Venice, go swimming off the coast of Malta and go kayaking along the coastline of Croatia in Dubrovnik.
12-Night Mediterranean Magic with Greece
Your tours in Rome will be the same as the other two tours. In addition you will visit Panathinkaiko, the location where the modern Olympics were first held. Junior Adventurers will join in a mini marathon just for fun. You will also have lunch in the heart of Ephesus, complete with Turkish coffee while in Mykonos you will learn how to prepare some classic Greek favorites. You will also be able to swim off the coast of Malta.
4-Night Pre-stay in Madrid
Here you will have a private tour of Palacio Real and then visit Alcazar of Segovia. You will learn how to cook Spanish cuisine at Foxa Molino de Cantarranas and take a bike or walking tour through Parque del Retiro. Finally you will learn about the culture and people through activities including tapas “pub crawl” and a Flamenco dance performance. Prices include airfare from Madrid to Barcelona.
4-Night Pre-stay in Barcelona – Barcelona Encantos
On this tour you will visit the 1992 Summer Olympics site for a group photo, take a privately guided tour of the Sagrada Familia Cathedral and the Gothic Quarter to learn more about Antonio Gaudi. You will have a privately-held cooking clas and Flamenco dance performance. You will also have a tour of the Codorniu Cellars, a winery dating back to 1551, including a tasting of their cava.
3-Night Pre-Stay in Barcelona – Barcelona Escape
On this three night stay you will have a privately guided tour of Sagrada Familia Cathedral, the Gothic Quarter and Montserrat. Included will be an archeology experience and a mountain hike. You will be able to meet the people and experience the culture with activities including stained glass making and a Flamenco dance performance.