Great eastern med cruise on ncl epic. We had three generations on board, education and fun.

Norwegian Epic Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 28

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
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Norwegian Epic

7 Night Western Mediterranean (Barcelona Roundtrip)

Sail date: August 05, 2018

Ship: Norwegian Epic

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 11231

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Great trip for us. We had grand parents children and grandchildren. Pompeii was allot of walking but very educational. For us it was all about the excursions we had in Naples they were great. We had discovery tours for Rome and Florence they were truly exceptional I highly recommend them.


5 out of 5
We had transfers from airport to ship. Very easy.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Ncl let us do things our way. There were excursions almost every day, some days we ate early other days late. The staff was very attentive, our room steward Christian took great care of us.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Kids enjoyed water slides. Son and daughter in law loved the night life. My wife and I enjoyed the balcony and relaxation. Something for everyone.


5 out of 5
Again something for everyone we liked the epic Beatles.

Children's Programs

5 out of 5
We were so busy with the excursions there was not enough time to take advantage of everything. Kids liked the movies and teen club.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Staff and services were great. Again room steward Christian was great, left a very good impression.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Very clean and user friendly.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Bathroom layout was different than we are used to.

Ship tip

We were deck 11 midship great location.

Ports of call

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5
What a beautiful city, we took the hop on hop off bus. Great way to get around.

Naples, Italy

5 out of 5
Pompeii Amalfi Coast and pizza. Great food try the buffalo mozzarella and pizza. We used great private tour for six people. I would highly recommend.

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

5 out of 5
Rome was surprise I did not expect such a beautiful city. We used discovery tours, private tour for six we saw much more than expected. Gilberto took great care and very knowledgeable. 5 star

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

5 out of 5
Again we used discovery tours, private for six. Piza was great. Florence was breathtaking, highly educational. Best food in Italy my opinion.

Cannes, France

4 out of 5
Nice to see how the one percent live.

Palma De Mallorca, Balearic Islands

5 out of 5
Mallorca was a pleasant surprise. Beautiful cathedral and great shopping, friendly people.nice port.


4 out of 5
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