Mediterranean: Italy, Greece & Turkey Mediterranean: Italy, Greece & Turkey Mediterranean: Italy, Greece & Turkey

9-day Cruise on Norwegian Epic

Mediterranean: Italy, Greece & Turkey

from Athens (Piraeus), Greece

Unpack once and wake up to a new European city nearly every day. Experience Santorini like a local and hike up the famous trail from Fira to Oia. Or opt-in for a relaxing fish pedicure in the centre of the city. Shop at the world-famous Grand Bazaar in Istanbul where you can delight in a cup of Turkish coffee. Travel back in time and tour the arena where gladiators once fought at Teatro Antico di Taormina in Catania, Italy. Back on board, enjoy any of our superb dining options, catch an amazing show or play your favourite table game or poker machine in our casino. The choices are endless.
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Cruise Offers From
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PP / AUD
9 Days. 8 Ports. 1 Amazing Holiday.
Port of Call
Athens (Piraeus), Greece
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This is the cradle of civilization, the oldest city in Europe. Not only is this city home to the Acropolis and some of the most important architectural structures and archaeological finds in the Western world, It is also a very modern city, an urban amalgam of extraordinary art, culture, cuisine and shopping. Explore more of Athens on a European cruise!

Port of Call
Istanbul, Turkey
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There's a new aura of excitement in Istanbul these days, as this centre of the Ottoman empire has become one the world's focal points for art, fashion, haute cuisine and nightlife. Of course there's always an abundance of ancient monuments and grand mosques with stunning frescoes to see here, like the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. Head to any park and you'll see why tulips have long been the symbol of this city. Explore more of Istanbul on a European cruise!

Port of Call
Istanbul, Turkey
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There's a new aura of excitement in Istanbul these days, as this centre of the Ottoman empire has become one the world's focal points for art, fashion, haute cuisine and nightlife. Of course there's always an abundance of ancient monuments and grand mosques with stunning frescoes to see here, like the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. Head to any park and you'll see why tulips have long been the symbol of this city. Explore more of Istanbul on a European cruise!

Port of Call
Kusadasi, Turkey
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Take a journey into the past in richly historic Ephesus. Once an ancient Greek city, Kusadasi was known for the famed Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built, destroyed, and rebuilt again through several notably historical periods, Ephesus boasts abounding ruins and archaeological excavation sites. View what remains of the Roman Library of Celsus, the Gate of Augustus, the Tomb of John the Apostle, and the Basilica of St. John, among several other ancient remnants.

Port of Call
Santorini, Greece
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Whitewashed villages clinging to the sides of the sea cliffs have made the volcanic island of Santorini one of the most widely photographed places in the world. The island's charm and subtle mystery have even made it a target of speculation as the location of the lost city of Atlantis.

Port of Call
Catania, Italy
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The ancient port city of Catania is situated in the shadow of the famous active volcano, Mount Etna, which dominates the landscape and is intertwined with the town's history. Steeped in a storied past, Catania's squares, cathedrals and other historic sites are a must-visit on a guided tour, as are its open-air markets and friendly cafes that offer a taste of modern life in the region. You can also journey outside Catania to explore the surrounding lava fields and unique rock formations or hike, bike or go off-roading on one of the trails crisscrossing the volcano for an unforgettable outdoor adventure.

Port of Call
Naples, Italy
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Cruise to Naples, located on Italy's stunning Amalfi coast, a city rich in history. A tour around Naples' grand piazzas, cathedrals and castles in the old centre will take you back centuries. Pompeii is not too far either, a dashing city which boasts diverse cultural offerings and charming streets. Explore more of Naples on a European cruise!

Port of Call
Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy
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How lucky to visit the Tuscan region, Florence & Pisa, resplendent in art and history. What's even more fortunate is that all the main attractions in Florence are centrally located for the perfect walking tour. See Santa Croce, Piazza del Duomo and Michelangelo's David. Explore more of Florence & Pisa on a European cruise!

Port of Call
Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
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Endless adventures await in Rome. With two and a half thousand years of history, art and culture, it is no wonder Rome is one of the most visited cities on the planet. Gaze at the masterpieces of the Vatican or walk into the past with visits to ancient relics, historic monuments and legendary museums. Or people-watch while sipping on an espresso in a quaint cafe.

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Staterooms & Accommodation
There's nothing like starting your morning with a glass of sunshine and fresh ocean breezes on your own private balcony. Our award-winning fleet offers a wide range of contemporary and lavish accommodation designed for you, your family or even a retreat with your besties. From convenient adjoining staterooms to the luxurious Haven suites, we've made room for every vacationing style.
  • Mini‑Suite / Club Balcony Suite

  • The Haven

  • Balcony

  • Inside

  • Studio

  • Spa Suite

Experience Norwegian Epic
Welcome aboard your best holiday yet.
  • Best Cruise Ship, Contemporary
    Best Cruise Ship, Contemporary
  • 2015
    Remodeled Date
  • 4,100
    Double Occupancy
Dining
Dine how and when you want and where your palate leads you with more than a dozen dining options. Discover our Main Dining Rooms, where our daily changing menus are as fresh as the ingredients, or reserve a seat at a specialty restaurant for a taste of something unique and unexpected. With no fixed dining times or pre-assigned seating and superb culinary experiences, nobody does dining like Norwegian.
  • Moderno Churrascaria

    Moderno Churrascaria

  • Le Bistro

    Le Bistro

  • Noodle Bar

    Noodle Bar

Bars & Lounges
With so many bars and lounges to discover, finding your favourite may take a few days. Feel the energy of the pumping music as you dance till the wee hours at Bliss Ultra Lounge. Chill out, literally, inside the Ice Bar. Or just belly-up and order a cold one to go at Waves Pool Bar. Whether you're hanging with old friends or making new ones, there's always an opportunity to mix it up.
  • SKYY® Vodka Ice Bar

    SKYY® Vodka Ice Bar

  • Waves Pool Bar

    Waves Pool Bar

  • O'Sheehan's Neighbourhood Bar & Grill

    O'Sheehan's Neighbourhood Bar & Grill

Entertainment
As the sun sets, the excitement heats up aboard Norwegian Epic. Be wowed by the award-winning Broadway hit Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical. Be dazzled by Cirque Dreams & Dinner, featuring awe-inspiring acrobats and aerialists and delicious cuisine. Or let loose at Howl at the Moon, the World's Greatest Rock N' Roll Dueling Piano Bar. With Norwegian, it's showtime, all the time.
  • Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

    Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

  • Burn the Floor

    Burn the Floor

  • Cirque Dreams Epicurean

    Cirque Dreams Epicurean

Activities
Norwegian Epic has enough onboard activities to fill every minute of your cruise. Think you're brave? Visit Aqua Park and feel the exhilaration as you slide down 200 feet on The Epic Plunge - the only bowl slide at sea. Or go vertical while scaling up the rock climbing wall. Heat up your day or night at Spice H20, our adults-only beach club. With so much to do, we'll have you returning for more.
  • Epic Plunge

    Epic Plunge

  • Climbing Wall

    Climbing Wall

  • Bowling

    Bowling

Spa
Feel free to slow it down, way down, at our award-winning Mandara Spa. Slide into relaxation with a hot stone massage-just one of over 50 specialty treatments offered. Let some steam off in the sauna or recline into pampering with facials, manicures, pedicures and more. "Me time" has never felt so good as at our onboard spa.
  • Sauna

    Sauna

  • Manicures

    Manicures

  • Massage

    Massage

Onboard Shopping
Forget to pack something? No worries! Our gift shops on board carry everything you'll need to help make your holiday incredible. Shop from a variety of souvenirs, cosmetics, clothing, snacks and sundry items. Treat yourself at our duty-free shops full of fantastic savings on fine jewellery, accessories, perfume, liquor and tobacco.
  • Crest

    Crest

  • Tradewinds

    Tradewinds

  • The Collection Art Gallery

    The Collection Art Gallery

Explore Top Shore Excursions

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.