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11 Days from $1,360 - Land Only,






3 Nights Athens, 7-Day Greek Islands & Turkey Cruise


DAY 1, TUE - ATHENS:
Upon arrival in Athens, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 2, WED - ATHENS:
Morning sightseeing tour of Athens. Visits include the Acropolis and its museum. Spend the afternoon at leisure or explore this fascinating city on your own. (B)
DAY 3, THU - ATHENS:
Today is free. Spend some time viewing the changing of the guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Shop at the Athens Flea Market, Monastiraki or you may take an optional tour to Delphi or to Cape Sounion. (B)
day 4, fri - athens / LAVRION - cruise:
This morning, transfer to Lavrion to board the 7- Day cruise to the Greek Islands and Turkey. Tonight you will enjoy the shipboard activities. (B,D)
DAY 5, SAT - ISTANBUL:
Morning arrival in Istanbul. Take an optional excursion to the city of Istanbul where you will visit Aghia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, the Blue Mosque and much more. (B,L,D)
DAY 6, SUn - kusadasi:
This morning, enjoy the shipboard activities before a mid-afternoon arrival into Kusadasi. From Kusadasi, you can take an optional excursion to the ancient city of Ephesus, the most sublime ancient city in Asia Minor. (B,L,D)
DAY 7, MON - santorini:
You will spend the majority of today in Santorini, the volcano island, one of the most unforgettable places in the world. Walk around the narrow streets of the town of Thira or visit the beautiful village of Oia, perched on the rim of the caldera offering panoramic views of breathtaking beauty. (B,L,D)
DAY 8, TUE - Crete (agios nicolaos):
Early morning arrival into Agios Nicolaos, one of Crete's resort areas. A highlight of this visit is an optional excursion to the Palace of Knossos, which was the center of the Minoan civilization and home of the mythical Minotaur kept by King Minos. (B,L,D)
DAY 9, WED - RHODES / Symi:
Arrive in the island of Rhodes this morning. Opt to take an excursion to the city of Rhodes and the rocky Acropolis of Lindos to visit the Temple of Athena. Sail on to the scenic island of Symi, with its precipitous cliffs and small bays, where you will spend the afternoon. (B,L,D)
DAY 10, THU - chios /mykonos:
Morning visit to Chios, the fifth largest island in Greece. This island, known for its production of a special type of resin, is home to more than 30 monasteries and many medieval villages. Sail on to Mykonos where you will lenjoy the whitewashed houses, picturesque windmills and lively town with its many restaurants and chic boutiques. (B,L,D)
DAY 11, fri - LAVRION / athens:
Return to Lavrion. (approximately 6am at port) Disembark after breakfast and transfer to Athens airport. (B)

If purchasing air on your own, please note approximate arrival time at Pireaus port when scheduling international air departure time.


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Prices are per person, based on double occupancy.
Triple occupancy and children prices are available upon request.
Homeric Tours will provide competitive airfares from USA in conjuction with your tour request.