Friday, March 7, 2014

Norwegian Rolls Out Norwegian Epic’s New Europe Itineraries

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced some intriguing ports of call for Norwegian Epic’s 2015/2016 winter season from her new year-round homeport of Barcelona, Spain. From Nov 29, 2015 through April 7, 2016, Norwegian Epic will set sail from Barcelona on 10-day Canary Islands & Morocco itineraries and 10-, 11-, or 12-day Western Mediterranean itineraries, with some special holiday sailings in the mix.

Canary Islands & Morocco
Norwegian Epic will offer 10-day Canary Islands & Morocco itineraries from Barcelona starting Nov 29, 2015. Norwegian Epic’s Canary Islands & Morocco itineraries will encompass some of the most sought after ports of call along the North Western Coast of Africa and will visit: Tangier, Morocco; Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain; Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain; Funchal, Madeira, Portugal; and Málaga (Granada), Spain. Sail dates are: Nov 29, 2015; Jan 3 & 24, 2016; Feb 14, 2016; and March 6 & 28, 2016.

Guests who want to celebrate Christmas 2015 on board Norwegian Epic can do so on a 9-day Canary Islands & Morocco itinerary on Dec 19, 2015, visiting Tangier, Morocco; Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain; Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain; and Málaga (Granada), Spain.

Western Mediterranean
Guests wishing to cruise to the Western Mediterranean on Norwegian Epic can cruise on their choice of 6-, 10-, 11-, and 12-day itineraries.

Norwegian Epic’s 11-day itinerary features ports of call including Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy; Carthage, Tunisia; Palermo, Sicily, Italy; Naples (Pompeii), Italy; Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy; Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Italy; Palma, Majorca, Spain; and Barcelona, Spain, and will be offered on Jan 13, 2016 and Feb 3 & 24, 2016.

On Dec 9, 2015 and April 7, 2016, Norwegian Epic will sail two 10-day Western Mediterranean itineraries that visit Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy; Carthage, Tunisia; Palermo, Sicily, Italy; Naples (Pompeii), Italy; Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy; and Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Italy.

Guests who want to cruise through the New Year can set sail on Dec 28, 2015, from Barcelona on a 6-day cruise. Ports of call include Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy; Naples (Pompeii), Italy and Palma, Majorca, Spain.

Norwegian Epic’s final cruise of the winter season, on March 16, 2016, will be a 12-day Western Mediterranean that visits Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy; Carthage, Tunisia; Palermo, Sicily, Italy; Naples (Pompeii), Italy; Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy; Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Italy; Palma, Majorca, Spain; and Valencia, Spain.

Norwegian Epic is the perfect ship to bring to Europe year-round and the ship’s new Europe itineraries are sure to be a hit among cruisers looking to explore this spectacular part of the world,” said Kevin Sheehan, Norwegian Cruise Line’s chief executive officer. “These new itineraries provide exciting experiences and sights for our guests, while giving them a chance to spend more time exploring more of the beautiful cities that Europe is known for.”

Norwegian Epic’s new Europe itineraries will open for sale in April 2014.

Image Courtesy Norwegian Cruise Line

1 comment:

Aeldra Robinson said...

Thanks for posting, these itineraries look amazing! They seem like a great balance of getting to experience several places without overdoing it and spending half your time taking transportation.

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