The Mediterranean – typically divided into east, west, and southern regions – is filled with rich history, culture, and beauty. Ideal for art and history lovers who also wish to explore the region's landmarks, beaches, cafes, and shops. Don't miss highlights by train such as Barcelona's Las Ramblas, a day trip to Capri from Naples or Sorrento, or an excursion to the wine-making villages of the French countryside.
Reasons the Mediterranean is Popular Among Travelers
Most eastern Mediterranean cruises will visit Greece, Croatia, Turkey, Cypress, and Bulgaria. In Greece, ships will typically stop in Athens, Corfu, Crete, Katakolon, Mykonos, Rhodes, Santorini, and Volos. Croatia ports may include Dubrovnik and Split, while common Turkey destinations are Istanbul, Izmir, and Kusadasi. There are many interesting sites that vacationers can explore at these exotic locations.
Those who desire to visit the beautiful countries of Italy, France, and Spain may desire the western region of the Mediterranean. The Italian cities of Genoa, Florence, Naples, Portofino, Sorrento, Capri, and Venice are great spots to visit. French stops typically include Marseille, Corsica, Monaco, Nice, St. Tropez, Sete, and Villefranche. In addition, many western cruises will visit Portugal, Croatia, and Sicily.
Many southern Mediterranean cruises will stop in Tunis, Tunisia; Tripoli, Libya; and Alexandria, Egypt. Explore this region’s culture by sight-seeing and sampling the native fare. Venture further to Morocco by train with Railbookers.
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While there, experience popular sightseeing options such as the Tuscany countryside, the historical sites of Athens, Italian lakes, the Alhambra, infamous vineyards, and all Swiss mountains onboard famous trains from Basel with Railbookers. Explore further into these top destinations Railbookers can take you to from the Mediterranean.
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