Star Clippers Adds New Mediterranean Cruises
Star Clippers, the luxury tall-ship cruise operator, is adding six new Mediterranean itineraries to Star Flyer's 2011-12 sailing season. The new itineraries on Star Flyer will visit 10 maiden ports of call.
Star Flyer's new voyages sail between Athens and Istanbul, from June to August, for seven nights. The new itineraries cruise to some of the most picturesque ports in the region.
All the ports of call are maiden visits for Star Clipper, with the exception of Mykonos, Dikili and Patmos.
Ports of call include:-
- Myrina (Limnos)
In June and August, Star Flyer will sail seven-night itineraries between Valletta, Malta; Monte Carlo, Monaco; and Athens. The two cruises that sail between Valletta and Monte Carlo call at Porto Empedocle, Sicily; Hammamet and Tunis, Tunisia; Costa Smeralda, Sardinia, and Calvi, Corsica. The Athens and Malta cruises sail throughout Greece and Italy, introducing the port of Monemvasia, Greece, to Star Clippers guests. Other port calls include Mykonos, Santorini and Pilos, Greece, and Siracusa, Sicily.
The ship also continues roundtrip Monte Carlo cruises along the French and Italian Riviera's to Corsica, Sardinia, Italy and France. Guests looking to enjoy a longer Star Clippers sailing vacation can combine this itinerary with an Athens departure.