The CE in Italy Summer Cruise is Back!  

Join us for CE in Italy's most popular venue
and meeting!  
Cabins are filling fast! 

July 8 - 19, 2023 / Athens to Venice


As of Aug. 2021 - All Star Clippers Passengers must be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus, be tested prior to departure, and carry travel insurance covering all COVID-related expenses. 

For further details, please see their protocols page HERE.  

Twelve (12) hours of COPE approved Optometry Continuing Education will take place during the trip.  Six (6) hours will take place in Athens prior to departure, and the remaining 6 hours will take place shipboard during the sailing.  

Details on location of the Continuing Education hours in Athens, as well as pricing for accommodations, transfers and tours for the days prior to sailing will be forthcoming in late Summer 2022.  

Itinerary at a Glance

Piraeus (Port of Athens), Greece
9:45 PM
Mykonos, Greece
12:00 PM
11:00 PM
Santorini, Greece
12:00 PM
8:00 PM
At Sea (6 Hours CE)
Katakolon, Greece
8:00 AM
2:00 PM
Corfu, Greece
9:00 AM
2:00 PM
Kotor, Montenegro
2:30 PM
11:30 PM
Dubrovnik, Croatia
2:00 PM
11:00 PM
Korcula, Croatia
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
Hvar, Croatia
8:00 AM
2:00 PM
Cres, Croatia
11:00 AM
3:00 PM
Venice, Italy
8:00 AM

Cabins and Pricing

Per Person Double Occupancy
Per Person Single Occupancy
$5,731 - SOLD OUT
$11,050 - SOLD OUT
Cat 1
$4,572- SOLD OUT
$8,732 - SOLD OUT
Cat 2
$4,144 - SOLD OUT
$6,015 - SOLD OUT
Cat 3
$3,964 - SOLD OUT
$5,744 - SOLD OUT
Cat 4
$3,774 - SOLD OUT
$5,459 - SOLD OUT
$3,365 - SOLD OUT
$4,847 - SOLD OUT

Third Share Rate:

(not eligible for $200 onboard credit)

What's Included: 

  • Port charges

  • All meals

  • Open dining - no formal dress nights or assigned seating!

  • Coffee, tea, soft drinks

  • Water sports - snorkel gear, kayaks, paddle boards, water skiing and windsurfing

What's Not Included: 

  • Alcoholic drinks -- but you will find the prices quite reasonable!

  • Gratuities 

  • Excursions

  • Airfare

  • Trip Insurance -- currently required per Star Clippers policy

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation penalties occur per the following schedule:

  • 120 days or more before departure = Deposits are refundable

  • 119-90 days prior to departure = $400 per person

  • 89-60 days prior to departure = 50% of cruise fare

  • 59-30 days prior to departure = 75% of cruise fare

  • 29 days or less prior to departure = No Refund 

Booking Process:

Step 1: Register with CE in Italy/Europe for the Continuing Education program with Dr. Jim Fanelli.  The registration form can be found here: 

CE In Italy/Europe Registration

Step2: Complete the Travel Dreams booking form to request your cabin here:  

Registration & Deposit Submission Form

A $450 per person deposit is due at time of booking: 

$400 per person will be collected by Star Clippers and will be applied to your booking. 
$50 per person will be collected by Travel Dreams/Travel Dreams by Denise as a good-faith deposit.  In the event you cancel your trip, your $50 is non-refundable.  If you proceed with your trip as planned, your $50 per person deposit will be applied to your final payment. 


No cabins will be held without completion of Step 1 (registration through CE in Italy/Europe), and submission of Travel Dreams registration form and deposit information.  

Guests of CE in Italy/Europe will enjoy a $200 per person Onboard Credit (berths 1&2 only) and special discount pricing (combinable with past-guest discount)!

Final Payments will be due approx. 3 months prior to sailing.