The ultimate in Greek Island cruising, this fascinating voyage around the Aegean is a true autumn treat. Starting from Athens, you will visit some of the most inspiring monuments of the ancient world.
On sunlit and whitewashed Santorini, explore the Bronze Age artifacts at Akrotiri. Then continue to the well-preserved Minoan treasures of Crete, the crusader stronghold on Rhodes as well as sacred Delos, the birthplace of Achilles. Finally, as a fitting end to this wonderful cruise, enjoy Byzantine Thessalonica and the breathtaking monasteries of Meteora before your return to Athens for your flight home.
|04 Oct Wednesday||Departure Depart North America|
|05 Oct Thursday||Athens, Greece Arrival to Athens and transfer to hotel||overnight hotel|
|06 Oct Friday||Athens, Greece Choice of tours: Acropolis and its Museum or Byzantine Athens.||overnight hotel|
|07 Oct Saturday||Athens, Greece Morning optional tour. Transfer to Aegean Odyssey in Piraeus.||8.00pm|
|08 Oct Sunday||Nauplia, Greece Choice of excursions: Mycenae or UNESCO World Heritage site of Epidaurus||7.00am||6.00pm|
|09 Oct Monday||Santorini, Greece Enjoy the spectacular views of Santorini and Akrotiri||8.00am||6.00pm|
|10 Oct Tuesday||Heraklion, Crete, Greece Tour of the Minoan Palace of Knossos||6.00am||6.00pm|
|11 Oct Wednesday||Rhodes, Greece World Heritage sites: choice of tours to Rhodes town or the Acropolis at Lindos||8.00am||6.00pm|
|12 Oct Thursday||Delos, Greece Morning visit to the sacred island of Delos||8.00am||noon|
|12 Oct Thursday||Mykonos, Greece Afternoon at leisure in Mykonos||2.00pm||11.00pm|
|13 Oct Friday||Patmos, Greece Visit the Medieval village of Chora and the Monastery of St John the Theologian – together a UNESCO World Heritage Site||8.00am||5.00pm|
|14 Oct Saturday||Kavala, Greece Morning tour to the famous site of Philippi. Afternoon at leisure||2.00pm||8.00pm|
|15 Oct Sunday||Thessalonica, Greece A choice of two city tours: City tour or The Byzantine heritage of Thessalonica, including 5th-century basilica Agios Dimítrios & the Rotónda or explore the Roman baths complex and the Odeon in Dion. Optional tour available.||8.00am||7.00pm|
|16 Oct Monday||Volos, Greece See the famous Byzantine monasteries at Meteora||7.00am||8.00pm|
|17 Oct Tuesday||Skiathos, Greece Enjoy a leisurely walk in Skiathos - Mamma Mia island||7.00am||2.00pm|
|18 Oct Wednesday||Piraeus, Greece Disembark & transfer to airport|
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