Specials - Aegean Classic
2 nights and Greek Island cruise 4nights
10% discount on bookings made before 30
6 nights-7 days
Sail around the magnificent Greek Islands & Turkey onboard one of our 3 or 4
Day Cruises. Witness the archaeological wonders of Ancient Ephesus. Explore
Knossos, once the capital city of the prehistoric Minoan civilization.
Explore Knossos, once the capital city of the prehistoric Minoan
civilization. Marvel at the Acropolis of Lindos and wonder through the Old
Medieval city of Rhodes. Relax over a coffee frapee in Fira Town, the
capital of Santorini, with its superb view over the Caldera. Check out the
4 night Greek cruise details.
Learn about the Book of Revelations, written by John the Divine
in Patmos and shop to your heart's content in the most visited white-washed Greek island, Mykonos.
Day 1 Saturday: Arrival
Arrival and transfer
from the airport to the hotel in Athens.
Rest of the day at leisure. Optional tours.
Sunday: Athens Morning Sightseeing
the hotel. Optional Athens city tour to see Constitution Square (Syntagma), the House of Parliament, the Memorial to the
Unknown Soldier and the National Library. Driving down Herod Atticus Street, you
will see the Evzones in their picturesque uniform and the Presidential Palace.
On your way to the Acropolis you will see the Hadrian’s Arch, the Temple of
Olympian Zeus and you will make a short stop at the Panathenean Stadium where
the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held in 1896. On the Acropolis
visit the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea,
the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechteion and the Parthenon. After Acropolis we
will visit the New Acropolis Museum. Return to the hotel around 2pm. Remainder of day at
leisure. Optional Greek evening with dinner and entertainment in a local tavern.
Monday: Cruising - Mykonos:
Morning transfer to the port of Piraeus and embarkation on your luxury
ship, sail at 11:30 a.m..
Arrival in Mykonos, widely known as the Greek St. Tropez. White and glistering scattered with windmills and 365 churches.
Optional walking tour of Mykonos. The ship arrives at
18h00 and sets sail again at 23h00. Full board.
Day 4 Tuesday: Cruising - Kusadasi/Patmos:
At 07h00 arrival in Kusadasi, a popular Turkish resort with a
rich and varied past. Visit Ephesus, an ancient Greek city founded in the 8th century B.C. Almost the whole city has been intact excavated.
At 16h00 arrival in Patmos, a calm island known as the site where St. John wrote the Revelation. Visit the 11th
century monastery, which
crowns the island. Full board. (see optional shore excursions)
Day 5 – Wednesday : Cruising – Rhodes
At 7 a.m. arrival to Rhodes, legendary home of the god Apollo and one of the loveliest Greek islands. You can visit Lindos, famous for its
Acropolis, which boasts a spectacular view of the St. Paul's Bay. In the old town of Rhodes visit the Grand Master's Palace and the street of knights.
Full board. (see optional shore excursions)
Day 6 – Thursday : Cruising –
Arrival at 07h00 at the harbor of Heraklion in Crete, the largest Greek island where you can visit the Minoan Palace of Knossos and the famous
archaeological museum of Heraklion. The ship will set sails again at 11h30 with a 16h30 arrival in Santorini. Go ashore and take a donkey ride
or the cable car up to the twon of Fira to enoj y the spectacular view. Santorini is an island of white washed houses and stiff cliffs shaped by
the volcano that formed it. The ship sails at 21h00. Full board. (see optional
Day 7 – Friday : Cruising – Lavrion - Athens
The ship enters the port of Lavrion at 7 a.m. Disembarkation and transfer to the
airport for your flight or optional stay and tours in Athens.
For details of itinerary and prices of the cruise
of 3 night Land package:
Euro 329 per person
based on 2 people traveling
land package includes :
* 2 nights accommodation in Athens
at a 4 star hotel with daily breakfast at the centrally located Hotel Novus or
transfers in Athens: airport to hotel, hotel to ship in Piraeus
and Lavrion port to Athens airport
CRUISE SHIP DESCRIPTION FOR
For more tour
options in Athens, additional tours or extra nights check out our
Athens city package page
*Euro rate varies depending the exchange rate
SHORE EXCURSIONS AND DESCRIPTIONS
Copyright of Blue Danube Holidays 1998 - 2018