11 day Mediterranean

Emerald Princess Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 21

Overall rating:

4.4 out of 5
Emerald Princess

11 Night Grand Western Mediterranean (Barcelona To Rome)

Sail date: September 21, 2019

Ship: Emerald Princess

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: P314

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Worthy adventure- 11 days felt like a longer time but glad to get an "overview" or introduction to the region


4 out of 5
A bit slow but painless

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Great food and service. Servers perhaps overly attentive

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Enjoyed the Promenade deck for reading and meditation, also liked the shows


4 out of 5
"Magic to Do" was excellent

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
No complaints

Ship tip

Use the Do Not Disturb card if you dont want them walking in your room. They knocked then opened the door. I was getting dressed...

Ports of call

Barcelona, Spain Did not visit port

Started here and didnt visit


5 out of 5
Went on Aix en Provence/Marsaille excursion- loved it. A good amount of walking

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

5 out of 5
"Florence in your own" excursion. Recommend it.

Valletta, Malta

4 out of 5
Not the most interesting place but with a visit.

Kotor, Montenegro

5 out of 5
Went to Kotor and Perast. Beautiful, dont miss.

Corfu, Greece

4 out of 5
Old town was nice- had an option to utilize shuttles every 30 minutes.

Palermo, Sicily

4 out of 5
Actually was Messina, with excursion to Taormina. Gorgeous old town and amphitheater. Lots of great food options.

Naples, Italy

4 out of 5
Port is walking distance to city. We did an Easy bus tour.

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

5 out of 5
Disembarkation for us. Paid for a 3 hour tour of Rome then drop off at airport. Used Viator (?) Well worth it


5 out of 5
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