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Explorer of the Seas<br>14 Night Mediterranean<br> Southampton Return

Explorer of the Seas
14 Night Mediterranean
Southampton Return

Ship: Explorer of the Seas
Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean International
Departures:  09 June 2019
Duration: 14 Nights
Ports: Southampton, Gibraltar, Nice, Florence, Pisa, Rome, Civitavecchia, Naples, Cagliari, Seville, Southampton
Airport gateway (Arrival) : Southampton
Airport gateway (Departure) : Southampton

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Ports

Southampton

London is one of the world's most visited cities and a major tourist hub for many European journeys. London has the greatest concentration of tourist attractions in Britain with Westminster Abbey, Regent Street, Picadilly and the British Parliament as well as the nightlife and shopping to last a lifetime. A definate must see for anyone who is visiting Europe

Country - United Kingdom
Distance from port to City - 110kms
Distance from port to Airport - 135kms
Currency - UK Pound (GBP)

Places of Interest
Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, House of Parliament

Gibraltar

Gibraltar is a British colony less than three-square miles in area, and one of the most renowned strategic military strong points in the world. Here you will find a mixture of ethnicity, with Spaniards, Moors, Arabs and British settlers making up the population. The famous Rock of Gibraltar is the reason why so many tourists flock to this part of the world

Country - Gibraltar
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from port to Airport - 1kms
Currency - Gibraltar Pound (GIP)

Places of Interest
Rock of Gibraltar, Great Siege Tunnels, Ape's Den

Nice

Nice France is a sparkling jewel on the French Riviera. Charming markets, narrow lanes, and all the enchantments of France, including art, food, and gorgeous architecture are present in Nice. Located along the Mediterranean Sea, Nice France features long promenades, pebbly beaches, and good weather. In town you’ll find picturesque buildings, art museums, and good hotels. Nice vacations were favored by aristocrats during the Victorian period. Today, Nice is a popular destination for a multitude of travelers, and offers a variety of things to do and see.

Country -  France
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from Port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Euro (EUR)

Places of Interest
Old Town, Beaches, French Riviera

Florence

Pisa

Rome

Civitavecchia is the closest port to the Eternal city, Rome. Rome has been the focal point for many of the world's greatest artists, architects, rulers and philosophers. See Michelangelo’s masterly ceiling, the famous Swiss Guards in the Vatican and the Imperial splendours of the Colosseum. Climb the Spanish steps. And don’t forget to throw a coin into the Trevi Fountain to guarantee your return to this sublime city.

Country - Italy
Distance from port to City - 70kms
Distance from port to Airport - 100kms
Currency - Euro (EUR)

Places of Interest
Vatican City, The Colluseum, Trevi Fountain

Civitavecchia

Civitavecchia is the closest port to Rome. It serves mostly as a gateway, however there are still a few points of interest in this seaside town. Most notably the Fort of Michelangelo, built in the 1500s as a major defence post. Also of interest are the ancient ruins of the Baths of Traiano, a complex of Roman Baths once used for their therapeutic benefits.


Country - Italy
Distance from port to City - 70kms
Distance from port to Airport - 100kms
Currency - Euro (EUR)

Places of Interest
Fort of Michelangelo, Baths of Traiano

Naples

Naples, vibrant and exciting, situated on its famous, truly breathtaking blue bays at the foot of Mount Vesuvius. This beautiful city offers some of Italy's best shopping and dining. Visit picturesque Sorrento and the ruins of ancient Pompeii, a city frozen in time or take a boat to the beautiful and captivating island of Capri. The lesser-known island of Ischia is also close by with great beaches, with over 100 thermal springs and a 14th century castle overlooking the water. 

Country -  Italy
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Euro (EUR)

Places of Interest
Pompeii, Isle of Capri, Sorrento

Cagliari

Cagliari is the capital of the island of Sardinia, a region of Italy. Cagliari's Sardinian name Casteddu literally means the castle. Cagliari offers the perfect mix of recreation and exploration options. The five-mile-long Poetto Beach is among the best city beaches on the Mediterranean, and together with the adjacent Marina Piccola, satisfies all manner of sun and sea pursuits. Seekers of culture will love Cagliari’s old district, Castello, where 13th-century towers still guard the medieval city walls.

Country -  Italy
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from Port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Euro (EUR)

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Seville

Spain's gateway to the Atlantic, Cadiz welcomes you to 3,000 years of history and to the nearby city of Seville, famed for its bullfights, flamenco and flower-filled patios. Columbus crossed the ocean blue from Andalusia, forever tying the Americas to Seville

Country - Spain
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from port to Airport - 140kms
Currency - Euro (EUR)

Places of Interest
Royal Alcazar, Cathedral of Seville

 

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Cruise line info

Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International, the cruise line that delivers the "Wow!" and the one that put rock-climbing walls and ice-skating rinks on cruise ships. Whether you've sailed with us before or have just seen our commercials on TV, you may have the sense that we're not your average cruise line.

With more than 120 destinations worldwide and an amazing array of exciting shore excursions and cruisetour options, we're reaching out to vacationers eager to try something new – whether it's glacier-trekking in Alaska, swimming with stingrays in the Caribbean or strolling the Champs Élysées in Paris.

Royal Caribbean International has updated their smoking policy to stand in line with the Royal Caribbean Vitality wellness program. This introduces smoke free zones in all staterooms and suites, most public areas except for designated bars and lounges. For more details click here.

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Ship info

Explorer of the Seas

There's never been a cruise ship like this. Enjoy one-of-a-kind features like an ice-skating rink, the Royal Promenade and a rock-climbing wall. There was only one way to accommodate all of these innovative ideas. We built a bigger cruise ship. The 138,000-ton, 3,114-guest Explorer of the Seas offers more space for every guest - plus enhanced staterooms, expanded dining options and exceptional recreational facilities. This cruise ship is so high-tech, it even features the University of Miami Ocean Lab, a state-of-the-art oceanographic and atmospheric science lab

Dining

  • The Main Dining Room
  • Cafe Promenade
  • Windjammer Cafe
  • Island Grill
  • Portofino
  • Johnny Rockets
  • Sidewalk Cafe
  • Sprinkles
  • Sports Bar
  • Aquarium Bar
  • Schooner Bar
Entertainment

  • Lyric Showlounge
  • Imperial Lounge
  • Viking Crown Lounge
  • Casino Royale
  • Connoisseur's Club
  • Champagne Bar
  • Seven Hearts
  • Crow's Nest Lounge

Onboard Activities

  • ShipShape Health Spa
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Roller Blading Track
  • Full Size Basketball Court
  • 9 hole minature golf course
  • Ice Skating Rink
  • ShipShape Fitness Centre
  • Indoor Pool
  • Adventure Beach
  • Challengers Arcade
  • Library

Ship facts

Ship Details
Gross Tonnage
  137,308 Tonnes
Star Rating
  4 Star
Size/Style of Ship   Large/Resort
Entered Service   Oct 2000
Registry   Bahamas
Former Name   None
Length   311.1 metres
Beam   47.4 metres
Draft   8.8 metres
Propulsion/Propellers   diesel-electric (75,600kW)/3 Pods
Maximum Cruising Speed (knots)   23.7
Passenger Capacity (twin)
  3,114
Crew   1,185
Nationality of Officers   Scandinavian
Nationality of Crew   International
Total Cabins   1,557
Total Inside cabins   618
Total Outside cabins   939
Cabin/Suites with Balcony   765
Wheelchair Accessible Cabins   26
Passenger Decks   14
Cabin Electricity
  110v
Elevators   14
Self-Service Laundry
  No
Onboard Currency (subject to change)   US Dollar

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