The Mediterranean Sea is a treasure trove of dramatic coastlines, beautiful beaches and spectacular scenery. Europe’s most diverse countries are among the world’s top cruise destinations. The bio-geographical region comprises of the Mediterranean Sea and seven member states. Its climate boasts long hot, dry summers and mild winters. Between May to June you can relax in the seasonal sunshine with a cool sea breeze.
The world’s number one tourism destination has a rich biodiversity. Many wildlife and plant species do not exist anywhere else. The Mediterranean countries have unique heritage, history and culture, and fantastic hilly landscapes and amazing cuisine. Many of the European destinations have archipelago islands that have distinctive characteristics of their own. The sheer diversity of the region ensures an unforgettable cruise experience whatever country you are visiting.
On a luxury Mediterranean cruise you can combine active cultural city escapes with relaxing beach retreats and idyllic island life experiences. The Mediterranean climate is very mild and only has two seasons. The long summers are hot and average around 50 degrees, with some more extreme temperature spikes. The mild winter typically has a climate of between 30 and 65 degrees. Very few places experience snow in the Mediterranean.