Cultural Delight (13 Days / 12 Nights)
Arrival in Athens: Every Sunday Tour Features • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Athens. • Athens city sightseeing tour. • Athens by night. • 3 day classical tour in A’ class hotels on half board. • 7 day cruise to the Greek Islands and Turkey minimum inside cabin, all meals. • All transfers. • Meeting and assistance. • Hotel taxes and service charges.
Day 1: Athens
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Upon arrival our friendly staff wil transfer you to your hotel. Balance of day at leisure.
Day 2: Athens
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - Thursday, August 13, 2020
Morning sightseeing tour includes visit to the Acropolis. Afternoon at leisure. This evening enjoy the Athens By night tour with a visit to the Microlimanon yacht harbour where you will enjoy a drink of ouzo with greek appetizers and dinner with a show at a typical Greek night club with bouzouki music and Greek Folk Dances.
Day 3: Athens - Olympia
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - Friday, August 14, 2020
Depart this morning on a 3-day classical tour. Today visit Corinth Canal, the Theatre of Epidaurus then proceed to the town of Nauplion (short stop) drive to Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and Tomb of Agamemnon. Then depart for Olympia through central Peloponnese. Overnight in Olympia
Day 4: Olympia - Delphi
Friday, August 14, 2020 - Saturday, August 15, 2020
Visit the Archaeological Site of Olympian Zeus ,the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive to Delphi, overnight.
Day 5: Delphi - Athens
Saturday, August 15, 2020 - Sunday, August 16, 2020
Visit the Archaeological Site and Museum of Delphi. Return to Athens this evening.
Day 6: Athens - Piraeus
Sunday, August 16, 2020 - Monday, August 17, 2020
Morning at leisure in Athens. This afternoon transfer to Piraeus for embarkation on your luxury cruise ship for a 7-day cruise to the Greek Islands and Turkey. Remainder of day at sea.
Day 7: Istanbul
Monday, August 17, 2020 - Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Today you will cross the Bosphorus and arrive in Istanbul.
Day 8: Istanbul
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Today you will have an entire day to enjoy Istanbul. Afternoon departure from Istanbul. Balance of day at sea.
Day 9: Myconos
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - Thursday, August 20, 2020
Arrival today on the magnificent island of Myconos.
Day 10: Patmos - Kusadasi
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - Friday, August 21, 2020
Arrival today to the island of Patmos, where you will have the opportunity to visit the monastery & the Grotto of St. John where he lived & recorded the book of the Revelation. Then to the port city of Ephesus (Kusadasi).One of the most complet ancient cities ever excavated.
Day 11: Rhodes
Friday, August 21, 2020 - Saturday, August 22, 2020
Today you will have an entire day to enjoy the beautiful island of Rhodes.
Day 12: Heraklion - Santorini
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - Sunday, August 23, 2020
First port of call is Heraklion. Then on to the island of Santorini.
Day 13: Piraeus
Sunday, August 23, 2020 - Monday, August 24, 2020
Disembarkation after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your return flight home.