Luxury Mediterranean Cruises

The following luxury cruise lines offer Mediterranean sailings:

What to expect on a luxury Mediterranean cruise

From historic capital cities to charming coastal towns dotted across a sun-soaked shoreline, there is so much choice when it comes to picking your perfect Mediterranean cruise itinerary. Take your pick from a host of voyages taking in the Western Mediterranean across Spain, Portugal and the French Riviera, or the Eastern Mediterranean including Italy, Greece and Croatia.

Things to see on a Mediterranean cruise

Whichever side of the Mediterranean you decide to explore, from the enchanting east to the legendary west - or even both - you will experience the warm climate, captivating culture and fascinating history for which the region is renowned. A Mediterranean cruise offers the opportunity to explore a different city every day - enjoying famous museums, pavement cafes and stunning scenery as you go. Why not book a Cruise and Stay holiday and extend your stay in a city such as Barcelona?

Top Western Mediterranean cruise destinations

  • Barcelona - a city famed for its beautiful architecture and vibrant local culture
  • Seville - this beautifully cultural destination is the birthplace of Flamenco
  • St Tropez - the seaside playground of the rich and famous
  • Monte Carlo - famous for its glamour, gambling and Grand Prix
  • Canary Islands - a Spanish archipelago of seven volcanic islands

Top Eastern Mediterranean cruise destinations

  • Rome - this stunning historical city is the birthplace of countless architects, artists and sculptors
  • Athens - with a history spanning over 3,000 years, this is a truly fascinating city
  • Dubrovnik - explore the baroque buildings and white limestone streets of the old town
  • Kotor - nestled on the coast of Montenegro, this town is a medieval maze of wonder
  • Greek Islands - enjoy heavenly beaches, crystal clear waters and ancient culture

When to cruise in the Mediterranean

Mediterranean cruises are most popular during the summer months of June, July and August. The hot weather and warm sea make this the ideal time to visit the coastal town and cities. The spring and autumn are also good times to cruise, particularly if you wish to avoid the hustle and bustle of the summer season.

Santorini
Dubrovnik

Concierge
Recommendation

Six Star Concierge - Cat Divan
Cat Divan

There's simply so much choice when it comes to luxury Mediterranean cruises. Whether you embark on an eastern or western voyage, or a little of both, a mix of ancient cities and spectacular ports await.

Speak to someone who´s been there

Start planning your next cruise by calling one of our Mediterranean specialists on 08082026105

Read advice from our cruise experts

Port in focus: Rome
There is nowhere else on earth quite like Rome. A colossus among the world’s great cities, it is steeped in the grandeur of the past and present as the ancient capital of the Western World and the indomitable powerhouse of Papal magnificence. [ …
Port in focus: Madeira
Madeira is an island gem blooming with natural appeal. Nicknamed the Pearl of the Atlantic, this lush, rugged isle sitting more than 350 miles west of Morocco is closer to Africa than to its mother country Portugal.Discovered by Portuguese sailors i …
Guide to romantic cruises: Five destinations for l'amour
Whether you are searching for honeymoon cruises, anniversary voyages or simple romantic getaways, certain itineraries offer guaranteed l’amour …
Port in Focus: Venice
Irrepressibly romantic and impossibly evocative, Venice stands alone as one of those rare destinations that casts a mesmerising spell over all who visit. Centuries of history roll down the maze of canals that flow between the stately squares and g …

Cruise Lines

By providing your email address and clicking the Submit button, you consent to us sending you cruise holiday deals by email. For further details, please see our Privacy Policy here.

SixStarCruises acts as a retail agent to you and also as a disclosed agent of the holiday provider. Many of the flight inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. But ATOL protection does not apply to all holiday and travel services listed on this website. Please ask us to confirm what protection may apply to your booking. If you do not receive an ATOL Certificate then the booking will not be ATOL protected. If you do receive an ATOL Certificate but all parts of your trip are not listed on it, those parts will not be ATOL protected. Please see our booking terms and conditions for information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate click here
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office have up-to-date advice on staying safe and healthy abroad. Visit the foreign travel advice site for the latest travel updates.
Need help with your next SixStar cruise? Call one of our Concierge, FREE today on 08082026105.
chaticon