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Spain, Amalfi & Dalmatian Coasts with Greek Islands and Turkey

from Newcastle

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Colourful buildings on the coast of Vernazza, Cinque terre, Italy
15 Sep 2025
Newcastle
52 nights
Balmoral

Your cruise at a glance

Hand-crafted highlights

Cruise from Newcastle to the Mediterranean on board Balmoral, where the ornate architectural masterpieces of the Sagrada Familia Cathedral and Park Güell beckon, before visiting the tiny cliff-edge towns of the Italian Riviera's Cinque Terre, Corsica's Bonifacio, and the colourful Amalfi Coast, as well as seeing Ravello, Amalfi, and Positano from the decks of your ship. The Dalmatian Coast offers breathtaking views of the fjord-like Bay of Kotor and the mountainous Makarska Riviera. You will also be able to see the picturesque Greek islands of Zakynthos and Santorini, where the shoreline meets the characteristic blue-domed, whitewashed buildings, before discovering Istanbul's iconic attractions. Immerse yourself in the diverse range of lifestyles you will discover, such as the passionate flamenco or enjoying delicious tapas. Enjoy the icoinc sunset in Ibiza, sample local Italian delicacies like scialatielli pasta and limoncello, wander through Croatian markets, witness traditional Greek dancing, and rejuvenate in a calming Turkish hammam. Discover fascinating Roman history at Paestum and the well-preserved cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, Balkan history at Diocletian's Palace in Split and the Walls of Dubrovnik, or Ancient Greek history at the Palace of Knossos, and Athens' Acropolis, with its famous temple ruins, the Parthenon.

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Life On Board

Introducing Balmoral

Beautiful Balmoral is small enough to navigate some of Europe’s most picturesque waterways so guests can enjoy hours of scenic cruising. Balmoral retains a warm, civilised atmosphere and features comfortable accommodation, stylish restaurants and plenty of open deck space.

Balmoral
Fred. Olsen ship Balmoral sailing at dawn

Balmoral

Beautiful Balmoral is small enough to navigate Europe’s most picturesque waterways so guests can enjoy hours of scenic cruising. Balmoral offers a warm, civilised atmosphere and features comfortable accommodation, stylish restaurants and plenty of open-deck space.

710 cabins
1,325 guests
551 crew
43,537 GT
16kts max speed
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Our Signature Experiences

To make your experience even more special, our Journey Planners have designed a unique programme of Signature Experiences which will allow you to discover real insights about the culture and nature of the places we are visiting, so you can arrive in each destination fully prepared to get the most out of your visit.

Itinerary Insights

We have carefully curated a programme of events to give you a deeper understanding of each of the destinations you will be visiting

Scenic Discoveries

Our Scenic Discoveries are designed to allow you to enjoy seeing the world from the unique perspective of our ships

The Ship and the Sea

Maritime is in our DNA - our history in shipping goes back almost 200 years

The Sky at Sea

There’s very little in the natural world more beautiful than a clear night sky, sunrise or sunset seen at sea

Treats of the Region

We love to bring a taste of the region's food, drink, local tastes and culinary traditions to life on board

Treats & Pastimes

In addition to our Signature Experiences, we have a selection of lovely Treats & Pastimes for you to enjoy when on board. Just check your Daily Times each day for full details.

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Cabins, Prices & Offers

Cabin Options On Your Cruise

* Prices correct as of 14:00 22/07/2024, based on the lowest available Fly Cruise fare, and on two people sharing a twin cabin. Please call +441473746175 for live availability & prices.

* Prices correct as of 14:00 22/07/2024, based on the lowest available Fly Cruise fare, and on sole occupancy. Please call +441473746175 for live availability & prices.

Cabin Grades

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Balcony Junior Suite (BJ)

Balmoral's Balcony Junior Suites have a large cabin area and private balcony

Freedom Fare From £15,699 pp

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Superior Suite (SS)

Located on decks 9 & 10, Superior Suites have a balcony and large cabin area

Freedom Fare From £17,199 pp
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Marquee Suite (MS)

Situated on deck 10, Marquee Suites have a private balcony and large cabin area

Freedom Fare From £20,699 pp

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Premier Suite (PS)

Located on deck 10, Premier Suites have a private balcony and large cabin area

Freedom Fare From £23,199 pp

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Owner's Suite (OW)

Exclusive Suite - please call for more details

Freedom Fare From £27,999 pp
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What's Included

SO MUCH ALREADY INCLUDED

As well as our Signature Experiences, there are a host of other treats to enjoy on board our ships.

  • À la carte breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • Daily buffet dining options
  • Late night Supper Club
  • Afternoon tea
  • Self-service tea & coffee
  • In-cabin dining & snacks
  • Evening shows
  • Live music & dancing
  • Dance classes
  • Lectures & talks
  • Cookery demonstrations
  • Traditional deck games
  • Daily games & quizzes
  • Swimming Pools
  • Jacuzzis
  • Fitness Centre
  • Fitness Classes

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Each of our cruises has been carefully designed for you to get the very best out of your time on board; and now you can enhance your cruise to make it even more special.

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