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
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - Sunday, October 20, 2019
Upon arrival our friendly staff wil transfer you to your hotel. Balance of day at leisure.
Day 2: Athens
Sunday, October 20, 2019 - Monday, October 21, 2019
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
Monday, October 21, 2019 - Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Visit the Archaeological Site of Olympian Zeus ,the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive to Delphi, overnight.
Day 5: Delphi - Athens
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - Thursday, October 24, 2019
Visit the Archaeological Site and Museum of Delphi. Return to Athens this evening.
Day 6: Athens - Piraeus
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - Friday, October 25, 2019
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
Friday, October 25, 2019 - Saturday, October 26, 2019
Today you will cross the Bosphorus and arrive in Istanbul.
Day 8: Istanbul
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - Sunday, October 27, 2019
Today you will have an entire day to enjoy Istanbul. Afternoon departure from Istanbul. Balance of day at sea.
Day 9: Myconos
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - Monday, October 28, 2019
Arrival today on the magnificent island of Myconos.
Day 10: Patmos - Kusadasi
Monday, October 28, 2019 - Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Today you will have an entire day to enjoy the beautiful island of Rhodes.
Day 12: Heraklion - Santorini
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - Thursday, October 31, 2019
First port of call is Heraklion. Then on to the island of Santorini.
Day 13: Piraeus
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - Friday, November 1, 2019
Disembarkation after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your return flight home.