The Experience

Dive into Black Sea history on this roundtrip from Istanbul. Along the way, join optional Land Discoveries to learn about the people, cultures and military might that shaped this region from ancient times to the present. Batumi is a charming beach resort, while Sochi’s modernist style reflects Russia’s pride as the host of the Winter Olympics.

In Ukraine, see how the cultural elite lived it up in Yalta, explore the great naval stronghold of Sevastopol, and visit the famous Opera and Ballet Theater in Odessa. Constanta is a beautiful city on its own, and you’ll also have the option to visit Bucharest, known as Little Paris, for its architecture. In Nessebar, don,™t miss the impressive Middle Ages old town.

Date Port/City Activity Arrival Depart
THU 6-AUG Istanbul, Turkey Embark 6:00 pm
FRI 7-AUG AT SEA Cruising
SAT 8-AUG Batumi, Georgia Docked 7:00 am 6:00 pm
SUN 9-AUG Sochi, Russia Docked 7:00 am 8:00 pm
MON 10-AUG Novorossiysk, Russia Docked 7:00 am 5:00 pm
TUE 11-AUG Yalta, Ukraine Docked 8:00 am 11:30 pm
WED 12-AUG Sevastopol, Ukraine Docked 8:30 am 5:00 pm
THU 13-AUG Odessa, Ukraine Docked 7:00 am 11:00 pm
FRI 14-AUG Constanta (Bucharest), Romania Docked 1:00 pm 8:00 pm
SAT 15-AUG Nessebar, Bulgaria Tendered 8:00 am 4:00 pm
SUN 16-AUG Istanbul, Turkey Debark 6:00 am

The Route

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