French & Italian Rivieras with Corsica

8 Days
Civitavecchia (Rome) to Nice
From (GBP)
£ 3,104
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2023 Civitavecchia (Rome) > Nice

You’ll set off from the Roman port of Civitavecchia before cruising north to Port Ercole, and on to the towns of Bonifacio and Calvi on the northern tip of Corsica. Including stops along the Italian and French rivieras, marvel at the pastel houses, seafood restaurants and azure waters that provide the most stunning of backdrops.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
8 days
Departure City:
Civitavecchia (Rome)
Return City:

8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

    Upon your arrival in Civitavecchia, you’ll board your spectacular superyacht to commence your cruise.


    City tour of Rome (extra expense, must be pre-booked)*

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Porto Ercole

    Perched on the coast of Tuscany, Porto Ercole is one of Italy’s hidden gems. Translated as the ‘Port of Hercules’, this sleepy bay is a scene of incredible architecture and local seafood that is an absolute delight.

    Included Excursion

    Tour of Porto Ercole


    Hiking tour to Forte Filippo


    Siena and Montalcino, the heart of medieval Tuscany (extra expense, must be pre-booked)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Bonifacio, Corsica

    The striking citadel heralds your introduction to Bonifacio. Established in 833, this charming Corsican port provides stunning views from its ancient fortress that, on a clear day, stretch all the way to Sardinia.  .  

    Included Excursion

    Tour of Bonifacio with tasting


    Corsican countryside and wine tasting (extra expense, must be pre-booked)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Calvi

    Follow in the footsteps of Christopher Columbus as you arrive in Calvi. This vibrant area of Corsica is said to have been the home of the intrepid explorer, and you’ll be sure to fall in love with its winding streets and quaint beaches.


    Discover Old Corsica with its villages (extra expense)


    Guided Hike (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Portoferraio, Italy

    One of the oldest towns on Elba Island, Portoferraio oozes Tuscan charm. A favourite among beach-lovers and history buffs alike, it’s known for enticing sandy shores and distinctive Medici forts, dating back to the 1500s.


    Napoleon’s Path and Tasting at La Chiusa winery (extra expense)


    Cantucci baking class and wine tasting (extra expense)


    Panoramic tour of Western Elba (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Portofino

    The unassuming village of Portofino provides another tempting taste of the Italian Riviera. Its colourful buildings and slower pace of life have made it an attractive hideaway for the rich and famous.


    Culinary experience in Rapallo (extra expense)


    Kayaking tour of Tigullian Bay (extra expense)


    Guided hike to San Fruttuoso (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Menton, France

    France’s Côte d’Azure is synonymous with outstanding beauty, and Menton is this famous region at its gorgeous best. Nestled between Monaco and Italy, the seaside town is a wonderful mix of unique architecture and luscious gardens.


    City tour of Menton including a visit to the farmers market


    Tour of Monaco & Eze (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Nice

    Your yacht cruise ends in Nice, where you’ll disembark and be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.


    Tour of Coze d’Azur (extra expense, must be pre-booked)*

    *This DiscoverMORE is only available in conjunction with pre or post cruise accommodation. For guests not staying at our preferred hotel, own arrangements will need to be made to reach the meeting point of the DiscoverMORE.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Emerald Cruises cannot guarantee the cruise will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

  • 7 nights on board your superyacht
  • Airport transfers to and from the ship
  • The services of an Emerald Cruises Tour Manager
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities

  • Included Excursion Tour of Porto Ercole
  • Tour of Bonifacio with tasting

  • City tour of Menton including a visit to the farmers market

  • Hiking Tour of Porto Ercole

  • 20 superb meals including 7 Breakfasts (B), 6 Lunches (L), 7 Dinners (D)
  • Including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board

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