Drift through the Mediterranean en route to Barcelona, Rome, Naples, Cannes, Mallorca and Tuscany on this 10-night cruise package for $1299 per person, including taxes. This saves $790 per person on peak summer pricing.
This deal from Gate 1 Travel includes:
Depart: Oct. 4, 11; +$150 Aug. 23; Sept. 27; +$180 Sept. 20; +$270 Sept. 6; +$280 July 19; discounted May-October sailing dates are available.
Considered "the best ship at sea for entertainment" by Frommer's, the Norwegian Epic features shows from the eclectic Blue Man Group; Cirque Dreams, an artistic troupe performing stunning aerial acts; and a variety of musical acts from blues bands to dueling pianists.
The seven-night cruise starts and ends in Rome. Dozens of longer cruise packages are available, including extended stays in Venice, Florence, Barcelona and Madrid.
Guests can easily add airfare to this package; see Gate 1 Travel's site for details.
Note: Taxes are an additional $91 per person.