Duration: 15 days / 14 nights
Athens Chios Crete Heraklion (Crete) Delphi Kalambaka Mykonos Olympia Rhodes Santorini Symi Turkey Istanbul (Turkey) Kuşadasi (Turkey)
WEDNESDAY: ATHENS On arrival you will be met by our assistant and transferred to your hotel by our minibus or taxi driver. Rest of the day at leisure.
THURSDAY: ATHENS After breakfast we meet you at your hotel or close by, in order to start the Morning Half Day Athens Sighseeing tour (visit our tour section for more information)
FRIDAY: ATHENS / CRUISE Morning transfer from your hotel to the port for embarkation on your cruise ship.
SATURDAY: ISTANBUL Morning arrival in Istanbul. Day at leisure. You can choose one of the optional excursions.
SUNDAY: KUSADASI Port of call today is the Turkish port of Kusadasi, in the afternoon with the optional tour to Ephesus
MONDAY: SANTORINI Arriving late morning to the island of Santorini, believed to be the lost continent of Atlantis..
TUESDAY: CRETE (Aghios Nikolaos) In the morning arrival at the island of Crete on the east coast of Aghios Nikolaos Free day on the island with optional tour to the palace of Knossos and the Museum.
WEDNESDAY: RHODES / SYMI Early morning call at the magnificent island of Rhodes, with the famous Acropolis of Lindos. In the afternoon visit of Symi Island
THURSDAY: CHIOS / MYKONOS In the morning arrival at the island of Chios. Then sail to the island of Mykonos. Free on Mykonos until midnight and departure back to Piraeus port.
FRIDAY: ATHENS Early morning arrival in Athens (Lavrion Port). You will be met by our assistant and transferred by our taxi driver to your selected hotel in Athens-Afternoon at leisure.
SATURDAY: ATHENS / OLYMPIA Early in the morning, departure for the 4 days classical tour. Today visit ancient Mycenae and Epidaurus theatre, famous for its acoustics. After a short stop at Nafplion depart for Olympia through the central Peloponnesus. Overnight in Olympia.
SUNDAY: OLYMPIA / DELPHI In the morning visit the sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the ancient stadium and the archaeological museum. Drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia and over the magnificent cable stayed bridge of Rio-Antirio. Arrive in Delphi, overnight.
MONDAY: DELPHI / KALAMBAKA In the morning visit the archaeological site and the museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town situated at the foot of the astonishing rock formations of Meteora. Overnight in Kalambaka.
TUESDAY: KALAMBAKA / ATHENS Visit Meteora. Amidst striking scenery, perched on huge rocks which seem to be suspended in mid-air, stand ageless monasteries where you can see exquisite specimens of Byzantine art. Return to Athens for overnight stay.
WEDNESDAY: ATHENS / AIRPORT After breakfast, you will be met by our assistant and transferred by our minibus or taxi driver to the airport for your return flight home.
What is included
4 nights hotel accommodation in Athens.
Athens sightseeing tour half day, including the Acropolis museum - except Mondays (visit our tour section for more information).
8 days / 7 nights cruise to the Greek islands and Turkey by Celestyal Cruises (inside cabin-CAT IA' - upgrade is possible at extra cost)
3 nights/4 day classical tour of Greece including Meteora, professional guide and tourist class hotels (3 stars). (Upgrade of hotel category is possible at extra cost)
Meals: 14 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 10 dinners.
Entrance fees during guided sightseeing.
All transfers as per itinerary.
Your international flight tickets.
Personal expenses, beverages at lunch and/or dinner.
Customary tips & gratuities for cruises.