Greek Island Cruise and Athens

Cost Saver Cruise Packages

5nights / 6days
2nights in Athens and 3nights Greek Island cruise

from US$ 528 per person   

Santorini Greek cruise with Athens

Discover the magnificent Greek Islands & Turkey onboard one of our 3 Day Cruises. Visit Mykonos, Kusadasi, Patmos, Crete and Santorini. Discover Athens before or after your cruise!

Cruise and land program - 6 days/5 overnights  with 3nights cruise -

Day 1 WednesdayArrival in Athens

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

Day 2 Thursday:  Optional Athens Morning Sightseeing  (Euro 68 per person)

Day at leisure or optional Panoramic tour of Athens: 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.
 Overnight in Athens.
 

Day 3 Friday:  Cruising - Mykonos

Morning transfer to the port of Piraeus and embarkation on your luxury ship, sail at 11h00.
Arrival in Mykonos, widely known as the Greek St. Tropez. White and glistering scattered with windmills and 365 churches. The ship arrives at 18h00 and sets sail again at 23h00. Full board.


Day 4  Saturday:  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 cenutry monastery, which crowns the island. Full board. (see optional shore excursions)


Day 5 – Sunday : Cruising Crete – Santorini
Arrival in Crete (Heraklion) at 7am - depart at 1130am to Santorini. Arrive in Santorini at 430pm and depart at 9pm.


Day 6 – Monday : Cruising – Piraeus/ Athens – Departure
The ship enters the port of Piraeus at 07h00 (6am in 2014) Disembarkation and transfer to the airport for your flight or optional extra night stay in Athens.



2014- GREEK ISLAND CRUISE AND TURKEY ON LOUIS OLYMPIA
3 NIGHTS/4 DAYS CRUISE ITINERARIES
 

Day

Port

Arr

Dep

SHORE EXCURSIONS - 2014 full description and prices

FRI

ATHENS/PIRAEUS

-

11:00

Athens Monuments and the Acropolis (PIR01)
Athens tour and the New Acropolis (PIR-07)

FRI

MYKONOS/GREECE

18:00

23:00

Shuttle bus MyK -07

SAT

KUSADASI/TURKEY

07;00

13:00

House of Virgin Mary & Ancient Ephesus KUS -01
Ancient Ephesus through the Ages - KUS -02
Ancient Ephesus & the Terrace Houses KUS-07

SAT

PATMOS/GREECE

16:00

21:00

Religious visit to St Hohns Monastery & Grotto PAT01
Patmos countryside tour with Hora and Grott PAT 02
Transfer to Agriolivadi Beach - sold only on board
SUN CRETE (HERAKLION) 07:00 11:30  Minoan Palace of Knossos HER-02
Experience the Cretan Country side HER - 04
Venetian Heraklion and the unique Archaeological Museum HER07

SUN

SANTORINI

16:30

21:00

Spectacular Oia village - SAN01
Cruise to Santorin's islands and volcanoes SAN02
Off the beaten track Safari adventure SAN10
Akrotiri Village Excavations SAN05

MON

ATHENS/PIRAEUS

06:00

-

 

 

 

2014- GREEK ISLAND CRUISE AND TURKEY ON LOUIS CRISTAL
3 NIGHTS/4 DAYS CRUISE ITINERARIES

 

Day

Port

Arr

Dep

SHORE EXCURSIONS - 2014 full description and prices

FRI

ATHENS/PIRAEUS

-

11:00

Athens Monuments and the Acropolis (PIR01)
Athens tour and the New Acropolis (PIR-07)

FRI

MYKONOS/GREECE

18:00

24:00

Shuttle bus MyK -07

SAT

KUSADASI/TURKEY

0700

1300

House of Virgin Mary & Ancient Ephesus KUS -01
Ancient Ephesus through the Ages - KUS -02
Ancient Ephesus & the Terrace Houses KUS-07
SAT SAMOS/GREECE 15:30 22:00 Traditional Samian Feast SAM-03
Samos - Pythagoras island and its diverse beauty
Samos 4x4 Adventure SAM-04
Samos - Pythagoras island - Culture - Scenery Winery

SUN

MILOS/GREECE

09:00

18:00 Step Back in time MIL-02
The amazing beaches tour MIL-03
Day Out in Milos (swimming) MIL-04

MON

ATHENS/LAVRION*

06:00

-

 

 

 

The package includes :
*  2 nights accommodation in Athens at a 3 star hotel ( Hotel Philippos or similar) with daily breakfast (see supplement for 4star hotels and extra night rates below the price table)

*  3 transfers in Athens - airport to hotel, hotel to Pireaus port and Pireaus Port to airport - 11pm-7am night supplement applies - (additional transfer from ship to hotel if staying extra night in Athens at the end of the program: US$ 28 per person - based on minimum 2 passengers traveling together)

for July and August departures cruise ends in Lavrion port - add US$ 30 per person to package cost 
*    Full board during the cruise
*    3 nights Greek Islands and Turkey cruise in the cabin category booked
*    Land Taxes and Service charges

*    Gala evening and shows, Entrainment on board, Swimming pool & fitness center


The cruise rate does not include:

  • Port taxes and embarkation fees

  • Beverages of any types

  • Shore excursions (see list of shore excursions below)

  • Gratuities (in 2014 included in the port taxes and service charges )

  • Personal Expenses

  • Fuel Surcharge

  • Anything not specified in "rate includes" column

CRUISE SHIP DESCRIPTION FOR LOUIS OLYMPIA

CRUISE SHIP DESCRIPTION FOR LOUIS CRISTAL

Louis Cruises


DEPARTURE DATES  FOR CRUISE 2014 3 NIGHTS/4 DAYS
Cruise departure on Fridays (Day 3) - Program start (Day 1) on Wednesday (or on Thursday if you take one night after the cruise)

CRUISE SHIP - Louis Olympia from Athens / Pireaus  

March

14, 21, 28

April

4, 11, 18, 25

May

2, 9, 16, 23, 30

June

6, 13, 20, 27

July

4, 11, 18, 25

August

1, 8, 15, 22, 29

September

5, 12, 19, 26

October

3, 10, 17, 24

CRUISE SHIP - Louis Cristal from Athens / Pireaus

July

4, 11, 18, 25

August

1, 8, 15, 22, 29

2014 Prices on Cruise and land packages.  Rates per person in US dollars based on double occupancy. Season dates in price chart reflect the cruise departure dates (Day 3 in program)
2nights Athens + transfers + 3nights cruise
SCROLL DOWN FOR 2013 PRICES

EARLY BIRD SPECIALS FOR ALL 2014 CRUISE DEPARTURES: Book and pay by Feb 28th or by March 31st 2014 - (visit our separate page)

RATES ARE SPECIALS FOR 2014 DEPARTURES - DISCOUNTED RATES FROM REGULAR PRICES BY 20% RATES ARE VALID IN EACH CABIN CATEGORY ON A LIMITED CABIN STOCK|
WHEN CABINS ARE SOLD OUT HIGHER RATES APPLY  

Cruise Category - Prices in US$ 2014
Louis Olympia or Louis Cristal
3nights cruise and 2nights Athens

Economy Season - A

14Mar-2May'14
17Oct-24Oct'14

Standard Season - B
9 May - 5 Sep '14

Peak Season - C
12Sep - 10Oct'14

IA  (Standard inside) 634 654 674
IB (Standard inside) - 644 664 684
IC (superior inside) 654 684 694
ID (premium inside) 684 704 714
IE (deluxe inside) 694 724 734
IF (deluxe inside) - Olympia only 714 734 754
XA (Standard Ouside) or XBO (Cristal only) 714 734 754
XB (Superior outside)  734 764 794
XC (Premium outside) 764 804 834
XD (Premium Outside) 794 834 854
XE  (deluxe outside) 814 854 874
XF (deluxe outside)  824 874 894
SJ (junior suite) 914 954 974
S (suite) - Cristal only - 984 -
SB (Balcony suite) - on Olympia only 984 1024 1044
SG (Grand suite) - on Olympia only 1064 1104 1134
3rd/4th adult in the same cabin with two full paying adults 487 507 517
Children (2-16) sharing cabin with 2 full paying adults pay only port taxes and service charges (US$ 113) - cruise is free
Infants up to 2 years of age in the same cabin with 2 paying adults pay only port taxes (US$ 98) - cruise is free
Child rate for land portion on request!
Single supplement: 50% except deluxe cabins and suites
Single supplement for deluxe cabins and suites (XE, , XF,  SJ, S,  SB, SG) 100%

PORT TAXES AND SERVICE CHARGES US$ 128 PER PERSON

For July and August departures cruise ends in Lavrion port - add US$ 30 per person to package cost 

2014: Supplement (on the top of the above package price) for 4 star hotel Accommodation in Athens:
Hotel Herodion

 US$ 32 per person for 1 night based on double - or triple

 US$ 52 per person for 1 night based on single. 

2014 Extra nights in Athens:
Hotel Philippos: Euro 56 per person per night based on double / Euro 44 per person based on triple / Euro 92 per night for single 

Hotel Herodion:
May/Jun/Sep/Oct: Euro 78 per person per night based on double / Euro 61 per person per night based on triple/ Euro 128 per night in single
apr/Jul/Aug: Euro 60 per person per night based on double / Euro 50 per person per night based on triple/ Euro 105 per night single 

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

SEE ALL SHORE EXCURSIONS AND DESCRIPTIONS with PRICES