Costa Cruises opens the Mediterranean season at Easter

Costa Cruises opens the Mediterranean season at Easter

April 6, 2023 – Costa Cruises will start the Mediterranean season at Easter 2023 with five ships. The two flagships Costa Toscana and Costa Smeralda as well as the extensively renovated Costa Diadema are attractive for Easter cruises.

During the Easter weekend, Costa will be launching five ships on five different cruises in the western Mediterranean. The Costa Toscana and Costa Smeralda start with week-long cruises. The Costa Pacifica and the Costa Fascinosa operate two mini-cruises of five and four days.

Costa Fascinosa

Costa Fascinosa


The Costa Diadema embarks on a two-week cruise to the Canary Islands. The guests of all ships can look forward to special meals and special entertainment activities on board on the occasion of Easter.

The spring and summer highlights with then six ships include:

Costa Toscana
After the winter season spent in the Arabian Gulf, Costa Toscana visits promising cities such as Genoa, Marseille, Barcelona, Cagliari, Naples and Civitavecchia near Rome.

Costa Smeralda
Costa Toscana's sister ship undertakes week-long cruises to the following destinations: Savona, Marseille, Barcelona, ​​Palma de Mallorca (in summer Ibiza), Palermo and Civitavecchia near Rome.

Costa Diadema
The extensively refurbished ship (commissioned 2014) begins the season with two-week cruises to the Canary Islands. From May 7th there will be one-week trips to the destinations Savona, Civitavecchia/Rome, Cagliari or Ajaccio (depending on the period), Palma de Mallorca, Valencia and Marseille on the route list.

Costa Fortuna
From April 13th, the Costa Fortuna will be sailing again in the western Mediterranean. After a 3-day mini-cruise, the ship offers 14-day voyages. They lead first to Turkey and then to the Canary Islands.

Costa Fortuna in Tarragona

Costa Fortuna in Tarragona


In the summer, the Fortuna calls at interesting Greek and Balearic islands on a new two-week route. Destinations are: Savona, Civitavecchia/Rome, Messina, Heraklion on Crete, Rhodes, Mykonos, Santorini, Argostoli on Kefalonia, Palma de Mallorca, Barcelona and Marseille.

Costa Deliziosa
Costa Deliziosa operates cruises from Marghera near Venice in the direction of Katakolon (Olympia), Mykonos, Santorini and Bari. Each trip lasts a week.

Costa Pacifica
The Costa Pacifica makes the measure. She offers week-long cruises from Taranto (located at the foot of southern Italy) to Catania, Malta, Mykonos and Santorini.