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Greece

Months we visit: April, May, August, September, October, December

The Greek mainland and its islands are at the centre of Voyages to Antiquity's programme. Our itineraries trace the history of this remarkable country from the earliest Mycenaean settlements and the rise of the Golden Age of Athens to the historical legacy of Venetian and Ottoman Empires. Our itineraries also ensure that you do not miss out on the extraordinary natural beauty that the Aegean has to offer: cruising the islands is one of the great experiences of travel. As the birthplace of so much of Western civilisation, Greece is a truly unique and inspiring place.

Byzantine Athens

Half Day
Athens, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

National Archaeological Museum

Half Day
Athens, Greece
optional
$29

Exploring Argolis: Mycenae and Epidaurus

Full Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Athens, Greece
included

Ancient Corinth & Epidaurus

Full Day
Athens, Greece
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Acropolis and Museum

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Athens, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Acropolis and Acropolis Museum

Overnight
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Athens, Greece
included

Chania Highlights

Half Day
Chania, Crete, Greece
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Venetian Corfu

Half Day
Corfu, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Byzantine Corfu

Half Day
Corfu, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

The Achilleion Palace

Half Day
Corfu, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Sacred Delos

Half Day
Delos, Greece
Tender Tender
included

Delphi and its Museum

Overnight
Delphi, Greece
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Ancient Olympia

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Katakolon, Greece
included

Philippi

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Kavala, Greece
included

Old Town of Monemvasia

Half Day
Monemvasia, Greece
Tender Tender
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Agamemnon's Mycenae

Half Day
Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Uphill Sections

Expect some uphill or downhill segments

Nauplia, Greece
Tender Tender
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Mycenae

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Cobbled Streets

Walking over cobblestones and slippery surfaces.

Nauplia, Greece
Tender Tender
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Epidaurus Theatre

Half Day
Nauplia, Greece
Tender Tender
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

Sightseeing tour of Argolis

Overnight
Lunch Included

Lunch will be provided by the ship.

Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Nauplia, Greece
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

St John's Patmos

Half Day
Patmos, Greece
Tender Tender
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Epidaurus

Half Day
Piraeus, Greece
included

Ancient Corinth & Epidaurus

Full Day
Piraeus, Greece
included

Archaeological Museum of Athens

Half day
Piraeus, Greece
optional
$ TBC

Ancient Messini

Half day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Pylos, Greece
Tender Tender
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

Castles of Southern Greece

Half day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Uphill Sections

Expect some uphill or downhill segments

Pylos, Greece
Tender Tender
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Old Town & Grand Masters Palace

Half Day
Rhodes, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

The Acropolis at Lindos

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Cobbled Streets

Walking over cobblestones and slippery surfaces.

Significant Steps

Significant number of steps to climb.

Uphill Sections

Expect some uphill or downhill segments

Rhodes, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

Santorini & Akrotiri

Full Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Lunch Included

Lunch will be provided by the ship.

Cable Car

Cable Car

Cobbled Streets

Walking over cobblestones and slippery surfaces.

Uphill Sections

Expect some uphill or downhill segments

Santorini, Greece
Tender Tender
included
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Byzantine Thessalonica

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Thessalonica, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Thessalonica City Tour

Half Day
Thessalonica, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

Ancient Dion

Half Day
Extensive Walking

Extensive Walking. One or more hours walking, over uneven terrain, uphill segments, climbing in and out of boats or small vehicles.

Archaeological Site

Archaeological Site

Thessalonica, Greece
included
Choice of tours

A choice of included tours from this port

UNESCO World Heritage Site

Remarkable Monasteries of Meteora

Full Day
Volos, Greece
included
Greece
Euro
GMT+2, EST+7
No visas are currently required for UK, US, Canadian, Australian and New Zealand passport holders visiting Greece.