Greek Island Cruises

Specials - Aegean Classic

 Athens 2 nights and Greek Island cruise 4nights

10% discount on bookings made before 30 March 2017

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.

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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.

Itinerary
Day 1 SaturdayArrival in Athens

Arrival and transfer from the airport to the hotel in Athens. Rest of the day at leisure. Optional tours.

Day 2 Sunday:  Athens Morning Sightseeing 

Breakfast at 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. 

 

Day 3 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 – Crete-Heraklion/Santorini
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 shore excursions)


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 check out
 Cruise Itinerary Celestial Olympia

 

Price of 3 night Land package:

 

Euro 329 per person

based on 2 people traveling together

The land package includes :
*  2 nights accommodation in Athens at a 4 star hotel with daily breakfast at the centrally located Hotel Novus or similar

*  3 transfers in Athens: airport to hotel, hotel to ship in Piraeus and Lavrion port to Athens airport 


CRUISE SHIP DESCRIPTION FOR Celestial OLYMPIA

 

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 

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