Costa Cruises invites guests to celebrate their most memorable holiday season yet on select Caribbean, Mediterranean, United Arab Emirates and Oman, and South America itineraries. With the holidays quickly approaching, guests can book their vacation from featured cruises departing in December 2022.
Costa Toscana offers two weeklong itineraries in the United Arab Emirates and Oman, with stops at Dubai, Muscat and Abu Dhabi. Celebrate Christmas on board a Dec. 24 departure. On the New Year’s cruise, departing Dec. 31, guests can ring in 2023 with an extended call and overnight stay at Dubai.
Costa Fascinosa and Costa Pacifica feature four different itineraries in the Caribbean. Costa Fascinosa offers a weeklong itinerary departing from Guadeloupe on either Dec. 23, visiting Bonaire, Saint Vincent, Saint Lucia, Barbados and Martinique; or Dec. 30, visiting Trinidad, Grenada, Saint Vincent, Saint Lucia and Martinique. Costa Pacifica offers a 10-day and an 11-day itinerary, departing from La Romana, Dominican Republic, on either Dec. 18, visiting Ocho Rios and Montego Bay, Jamaica; Cayman Islands; Amber Cove, Samana and Catalina Island, Dominican Republic; or Dec. 28, visiting Curaçao, Aruba, Trinidad, Saint Lucia, Barbados, Guadeloupe, Antigua and the British Virgin Islands.
Costa Smeralda offers weeklong itineraries in the western Mediterranean, departing on Dec. 24 or 31 from Savona, Italy; visiting Marseille, France; Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca, Spain; Palermo, Sicily; and Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy. Costa Deliziosa offers weekly cruises in the eastern Mediterranean departing on Dec. 23 or 30 from Trieste, Italy, visiting Split, Croatia; Kotor, Montenegro; Katakolon and Athens, Greece; and Bari, Italy.
Costa Firenze, Costa Fortuna and Costa Favolosa offer holiday and New Year cruises to Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay.
Costa’s holiday and New Year cruises feature special programs for all ages, including themed parties, live shows and music, and festive onboard activities. Santa Claus will make an appearance on board, and children can send their letters directly from the ship. On New Year’s Eve, adults will celebrate with a poolside party and themed menus with dishes inspired by the holiday season.
The New Costa
Costa offers a fully immersive international experience geared toward discovering local cultures through redesigned itineraries that offer more destinations with longer port calls. Exploration of new destinations continues on board, with port-themed menus, wine bars, apéritifs and exclusive brand partnerships. Dining opportunities range from casual to haute cuisine with an emphasis on regional dishes. All this is available aboard the newest, most modern cruise ships in the world.