Chimney Rock
2019 Mediterranean Wine Cruise

Onboard Programs

A F&WT wine cruise is two programs rolled into one. You have all the onboard entertainment and creature-comforts of a deluxe cruise, plus a private-to-the-group,
educational wine program with private parties, tastings, seminars and a winemaker's dinner.




Welcome Reception 
July 25


 
Join your host and your fellow group members for an one-hour Welcome Reception served with Chimney Rock wines. 
 


 

Seminar & Tastings 
July 27 & August 3


Enjoy the fine wines of Chimney Rock during our exclusive-to-the-group seminars & tastings.  

                                                                                                                                            

Winemakers' Dinner 
July 31


A gourmet, multi-course, wine-paired meal will be served in one of the onboard specialty restaurants.  Each course will be paired with Chimney Rock wines. 




Farewell Toast (Casual Wine Hour) 
Aug. 05



 
 

HIGHLIGHTS

Wine Program Highlights:
  • Personally hosted by winemaker Elizabeth Vianna
  • Private events including a welcome reception, wine tastings & seminars, and winemaker’s dinner featuring host wines
  • Food & Wine Trail's optional pre-cruise Barcelana land program
  • Private optional wine-themed shore tours in select ports
  • Free pre-paid gratuities and $100 shipboard credit for early bookings
 
Cruise Highlights:
  • 12-day cruise aboard Oceania Cruises' intimate and newest ship, Sirena
  • Finest cuisine at sea, served in a variety of distinctive open-seating restaurants, all at no additional charge
  • Gourmet cuisine curated by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin
  • Epicurean enrichment programs, including immersive Culinary Discovery tours in select ports
  • Specialty restaurants including the renowned Red Ginger, Tuscan Steak and Jacques Bistro
  • FREE Internet package PLUS your choice per stateroom of 6 FREE shore excursions, FREE beverage package or $600 shipboard credit

ABOUT the EXPERT(s)


Elizabeth Vianna
Winemaker & General Manager,
Chimney Rock

INCLUDES

  • Shipboard accommodations
  • Roundtrip air to Europe
  • All meals & entertainment on ship
  • FREE unlimited soft drinks, cappuccino, espresso, and teas
  • Onboard Wine Education Program
  • DOESN'T INCLUDE

    • Airport transfers
    • Optional pre-cruise & shore tours
    • Travel insurance
    • All items of a personal nature

    REVIEWS

    We enjoyed the cruise and, in particular, our experiences with Food & Wine Trails.  The receptions, tastings, excursions were all well organized and educational. And of course, lots of great wine!

    K & G. Reynolds (Austin, Tx)

    AWARDS and RATINGS



    94 pts. 
    2014 Ganymede Vineyard Estate Grown
    Cabernet Sauvignon (Stags Leap District)

    94 pts.
    2012 Elevage Estate Grown Red
    (Stags Leap District)