Athens & 4-Night Jewels of the Aegean Cruise

 

 

7 Days from $562






2 Nights Athens, 4-Night Greek Islands Cruise


DAY 1, SAT - ATHENS:
Check in to your hotel. Enjoy the day at leisure.
DAY 2, SUN - ATHENS:
Start your day with an American breakfast. Afterwards, explore this spectacular city on your own or opt to participate in the half day city tour visiting the main sites of Athens including the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum. Spend the afternoon at leisure shopping at the Monastiraki Flea Market or take a tour to Sounion to visit the ruins of the ancient temple of Poseidon, perched on a hill and surrounded by the sea. During this tour you can enjoy the sun setting over the Aegean Sea. (B)
DAY 3, MON - ATHENS / PIRAEUS / MYKONOS:
After breakfast transfer to Piraeus to board the ship for your 5-day cruise to the Greek Islands and Turkey. Arrive in Mykonos, known for the hundreds of chapels that dot the island. Visit the many chic boutiques or find a table on the waterfront and enjoy the serenity. (B,L,D)
DAY 4, TUE - KUSADASI / PATMOS:
Arrive in Kusadasi where you can take an excursion to the ancient city of Ephesus. Then on to Patmos where you can take an optional excursion to the Monastery and Cave where John the Divine wrote the Book of Revelation. (B,L,D)
DAY 5, WED - RHODES:
Arrive in Rhodes where you will spend a full day. Take an optional excursion to the city of Rhodes and the rocky Acropolis of Lindos to visit the Temple of Athena. (B,L,D)
DAY 6, THU - HERAKLION / SANTORINI:
Arrive in Heraklion, the capital of Crete. Take an optional excursion to the Palace of King Minos at Knossos, the center of the Minoan civilization. Sail on to Santorini, the volcano island, one of the most unforgettable places in the world. Walk along the narrow streets of the town of Thera or visit the beautiful village of Oia, perched on the rim of the caldera offering panoramic views of breathtaking beauty. (B,L,D)
DAY 7, FRI - PIRAEUS / ATHENS:
Return to Piraeus (approximately 6 am at port). Disembark after breakfast. (B)
Day Port Arr. Dep.
1 Monday Piraeus (Athens), Greece - 11:00
1 Monday Mykonos Greece 18:00 23:00
2 Tuesday Kusadasi, Turkey 07:00 12:00
2 Tuesday Patmos, Greece 16:00 21:00
3 Wednesday Rhodes, Greece 07:00 18:00
3 Thursday Heraklion, (Crete), Greece 07:00 11:30
4 Thursday Santorini, Greece 16:30 21:00
5 Friday Piraeus (Athens), Greece 07:00 -

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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.
Package prices do not include international air travel