Overview

Program Highlights
  • Personally escorted by Proprietors and Winemakers of Christopher Creek, Fritz Underground & Ketcham Estate
  • Private onboard hosted events including receptions, wine tastings and three winemaker’s dinners featuring host wines
  • Optional 3 or 6-day Italian Alps pre-cruise land program offered exclusively through Christopher Creek.
  • Food & Wine Trails optional wine-themed shore tours in select port cities
  • Free pre-paid gratuities and $100 shipboard credit per stateroom if booked by  November 30, 2020
  • 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 Red Ginger, Toscana, Jacques, Polo Grill, and the only Wine Spectator sponsored restaurant at sea, La Reserve
  • Free and unlimited soft drinks, bottled water, cappuccino, espresso, teas and juices
Plus

OLife added benefits include:

FREE Unlimited Internet package and your choice per stateroom of:

  • Six (6) FREE Shore Excursions
  • FREE Beverage Package
  • $600 Additional Shipboard Credit
Includes
  • Shipboard accommodations
  • Roundtrip air to Europe
  • Ocean transportation
  • All meals & entertainment on ship
  • FREE unlimited soft drinks, cappuccino, espresso, and teas
  • Onboard Wine Education Program

Food & Wine Trails is proud to offer a trifecta of some of the most dynamic wineries from Sonoma’s famed Russian River Valley – Christopher Creek, Fritz Underground and Ketcham Estate!

All three wineries and their hosts are past partners with F&WT and we couldn’t be happier to have them join forces aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant RIVIERA, bringing their incredible talent and vintages for you to sample during exclusive onboard events.

Join Dominic Foppoli, Clay Fritz, Allie Ketcham & Renee Graves for 10 days sailing among boutique ports and seaside villages in the Mediterranean between Rome and Barcelona. These experienced wine hosts are well versed in this part of the world and look forward to sharing some of their favorite destinations through the wine regions of Italy, France and Spain.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to sample hand selected vintages from all three wineries during private shipboard events that will include a welcome reception, seminar & tastings, everyone’s favorite – Winemaker’s Dinner – plus a casual wine hour gathering and a final farewell toast to wonderful memories and life-long friends.  And be sure to sign up for Food & Wine Trails’ optional wine-themed shore tours , where we will take you off the beaten path to some of the most sought after wineries for private tours, tastings and luncheons of local cuisine.

Download Christopher Creek, Fritz & Ketcham Registration Form
  • Cruise Line

    Oceania Cruises'

  • Ports of Call

    Rome to Barcelona

Experts

Dominic Foppoli

Co-Owner & CEO, Christopher Creek Winery

Clay Fritz

Proprietor, Fritz Underground

Renee Graves & Allie Ketcham

Director of Happiness & Owner, Ketcham Estate

Itinerary

Christopher Creek, Fritz & Ketcham 2021
Destination: Italy, France & Spain
To & From: Rome to Barcelona
Dates: June 17 – 27, 2021
Length: 10 Days
Ship: RIVIERA

June 17
2021
Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
Embark
Depart 7:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Welcome Reception (evening)

June 18
2021
Sorrento/Capri, Italy
Arrive 7:00 AM
Depart 6:00 PM

F&WT Optional Shore Tour: An Afternoon with Sorrento’s Star Chef: Pepe Guida

 

June 19
2021
Messina (Sicily), Italy
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Christopher Creek Winemaker’s Dinner with host wines

June 20
2021
Valletta, Malta
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 6:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Fritz Underground Winemakers Dinner with host wines

June 21
2021
Cruising the Mediterranean Sea

F&WT Onboard Event: Seminar & Tasting

June 22
2021
Florence/Pisa/Tuscany (Livorno), Italy
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 8:00 PM

F&WT Optional Shore Tour: The Super Tuscans of Italy

June 23
2021
Saint-Tropez, France
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 6:00 PM

F&WT Optional Shore Tour: The Wines of the Côtes de Provence

June 24
2021
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Ketcham Estate Winemakers Dinner with host wines

June 25
2021
Provence (Marseille), France
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 7:00 PM

F&WT Optional Shore Tour: Gems of the Southern Rhône

 

June 26
2021
Palamos, Spain
Arrive 8:00 AM
Depart 8:00 PM

F&WT Onboard Event: Farewell Toast

June 27
2021
Barcelona, Spain
Disembark AM

Per Person Pricing

CATEGORY DOUBLE OCCUPANCYSINGLE OCCUPANCY
G – Inside Stateroom$3,949$6,398
F – Inside Stateroom$4,149$6,798
C – Ocean View Stateroom$4,749$7,998
B4 – Veranda Stateroom$5,249$8,998
B3 – Veranda Stateroom$5,299$9,098
B2 – Veranda Stateroom$5,349$9,198
B1 – Veranda Stateroom$5,399$9,298
A4 – Concierge Veranda$5,499$9,498
A3 – Concierge Veranda$5,549$9,598
A2 – Concierge Veranda$5,599$9,698
A1 – Concierge Veranda$5,649$9,798
PH3 – Penthouse Suite$6,549$11,598
PH2 – Penthouse Suite$6,799$12,098
PH1 – Penthouse Suite$6,999$12,498

*Air Credit for those electing not to use the free air travel included with the price of the cruise is $1,000  per person.

“OLife” Promotion
Standard terms apply. OLife Choice amenities are per stateroom, based on double occupancy and subject to change. Free Internet is one per stateroom; Owner’s, Vista & Oceania Suites receive access for two devices per suite. OLife Choice free shore excursions vary by voyage and exclude Oceania Choice, Oceania Exclusive and Executive Collection. Voyages up to 9 days receive 4 free shore excursions or $400 shipboard credit; 10-12 days receive 6 free shore excursions or $600 shipboard credit; 14+ days receive 8 free shore excursions or $800 shipboard credit. If shore excursion amenity is selected, all excursions must be chosen at least 14 days prior to sailing. OLife Choice beverage package amenity is House Select. Guests in the same stateroom must choose the same OLife Choice amenity and amenity must be chosen by final payment. Not all promotions are combinable.

Prices
Prices are per person based on cabin double or single occupancy and include shipboard accommodations, round trip air (see Air terms on Registration Form), onboard meals, all surcharges, government taxes, limited travel management services and private wine program. Prices do not include airport transfers,, or all items of a personal nature. F&WT reserves the right to correct pricing errors or omissions. Prices will not increase after you make full payment, except for charges resulting from increases in government-imposed taxes, fees or fuel surcharges. Request Triple prices.

Booking Incentives
Please note that cruise line offered promotions including but not limited to free gratuities, free shore excursions, shipboard credits, and internet packages can be cancelled or discontinued by the cruise line without notice at any time. F&WT includes such promotional offers on this web site in good faith and will remove expired, cancelled or discontinued offers within 24 hours of notification. F&WT will not be financially responsible for expired, cancelled, or discontinued cruise line promotions they in good faith advertise on this web site as valid.

Ask your Travel Consultant about prices for the Owners, Vista and Oceania suites

About the Ship

RIVERIA

 The Epitome of Refined Elegance

Stunning Riviera was designed to be distinctive and special in so many ways. Featuring the magnificent Lalique Grand Staircase, stunning Owner’s Suites furnished in Ralph Lauren Home, and designer touches throughout the entire ship, Riviera showcases rich residential design and furnishings. Riviera’s refined ambiance truly embodies the unparalleled Oceania Cruises experience.

Ideally proportioned, Riviera still embraces the same warmth and charm of renowned RegattaInsigniaNautica and Sirena. While the impeccable level of personalized service and the country club casual ambiance remain the same,  Riviera offers even more choices, as well as generous new amenities. Designed with the ultimate epicurean and travel connoisseur in mind, Riviera offers guests multiple dining venues, of which six are open-seating gourmet restaurants with no surcharge. La Reserve by Wine Spectator offers enlightening seminars, tastings, and gourmet food pairings. Riviera also features The Culinary Center, the only hands-on cooking school at sea which features a range of cooking classes by master chefs. In the Artist Loft, talented artists-in-residence offer step-by-step instruction in everything from photography to painting to printmaking. Baristas, our signature coffee bar, serves up illy® espresso and coffee and fresh pastries made daily. Intimate spaces throughout the ship provide relaxing escapes. Spacious accommodations in every category showcase luxurious designer touches and lavish bathrooms.

Notably, the onboard experience continues to exude that comfortable familiarity guests have come to cherish. We have retained everything guests appreciate about our ships and continue to aim even higher. We look forward to welcoming you aboard.

Ship Specifications:
Riviera: Debuted in 2012 |Refurbished 2019 | Tonnage: 66,084 | Length: 785 feet | Beam: 106 feet | Maximum Draught: 24 feet | Stabilizers: Yes | Cruising Speed: 20 knots | Guest Decks: 11 | Total Decks: 15 | Electric Power or Voltage: 110, 220 AC | Guest Capacity: 1,250 (Double Occupancy) | Staff Size: 800 | Guest to Staff Ratio: 1.57 to 1 | Nationality of Officers: European Nationality of Staff: International | Country of Registry: Marshall Islands

Owners Suite - Call for rates

Penthouse Suite

Veranda Stateroom

Baristas

Grand Dining Room

Jacques

Culinary Center

La Reserve by Wine Spectator

Pool Deck

Terms & Conditions

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    REGISTRATION FORM
    To book a stateroom on this sailing, you must submit a completed registration form with deposit. Request registration form from your travel consultant.

    For PC users the PDF form can be completed online, saved and returned via email to receptionist@foodandwinetrails.com.

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    PAYMENT METHODS
    If you are paying for the deposit by check, mail to: Food & Wine Trails, 141 Stony Circle #260, Santa Rosa, CA 95401. If you are paying for the deposit with a credit card, include your card information on page two of the registration form and FAX to (707) 526-9147.

    BOOKING INCENTIVES: Please note that cruise line offered promotions including but not limited to free gratuities, shipboard credits, and internet packages can be cancelled or discontinued by the cruise line without notice at any time. F&WT includes such promotional offers on this web site in good faith and will remove expired, cancelled or discontinued offers within 24 hours of notification. F&WT will not be financially responsible for expired, cancelled, or discontinued cruise line promotions they in good faith advertise on this web site as valid.

    OLIFE PROMOTION
    Standard terms apply. OLife Choice amenities are per stateroom, based on double occupancy and subject to change. Free Internet is one per stateroom; Owner’s, Vista & Oceania Suites receive access for two devices per suite. OLife Choice free shore excursions vary by voyage and exclude Oceania Choice, Oceania Exclusive and Executive Collection. Voyages up to 9 days receive 4 free shore excursions or $400 shipboard credit; 10-12 days receive 6 free shore excursions or $600 shipboard credit; 14+ days receive 8 free shore excursions or $800 shipboard credit. If shore excursion amenity is selected, all excursions must be chosen at least 14 days prior to sailing. Food & Wine Trails optional shore tours do not qualify as Oceania’s OLife Choice free shore excursions. OLife Choice beverage package amenity is House Select. Guests in the same stateroom must choose the same OLife Choice amenity and amenity must be chosen by final payment. Not all promotions are combinable.

     

    REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION
    Please note, Oceania Cruises requires that all guests submit a completed Guest Registration Form before final payment can be processed. You can either request a blank OCI Guest Registration Form from your Travel Consultant or submit the information directly to the cruise line on their web site: OCEANIA CRUISES MY ACCOUNT

    TRAVEL INSURANCE
    F&WT strongly recommends the purchase of (Allianz) travel insurance to safeguard your trip investment.

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