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Our second dedicated Greek grand voyage, beginning with two nights in the nation’s capital to explore the great sites of antiquity, of which the Acropolis, site of the Parthenon is a must. Then enjoy a sightseeing drive to the monastery of Osios Loukas followed by Delphi on the slopes of Mount Parnassus, and Corinth, one of the largest cities of the ancient world.
On the island of Tinos, the shrine to Our Lady of Tinos is a major landmark, as are the breathtaking Byzantine monasteries at Meteora, one of the most remarkable sights in the Mediterranean. Enjoy a choice of tours in Thessalonica with the Byzantine heritage of the city or the Odeon in Dion - two of the options available. Then cruise past Mount Athos to Philippi, where the apostle St Paul delivered his first sermon in Europe.
Experience Greek cruising at its finest, from historic Samothraki to picturesque Chios and Patmos, the “Jerusalem of the Aegean”, where Saint John is said to have written the Book of Revelation. See the Minoan site of Akrotiri and the Minotaur’s Labyrinth of Knossos, visit the Shuqafa Catacombs and Pompey's Pillar in Alexandria and in Rhodes, visit the Acropolis of Lindos.
|09 Oct Tuesday||Departure Depart North America|
|10 Oct Wednesday||Athens, Greece Arrive into Athens and transfer to hotel||overnight hotel|
|11 Oct Thursday||Athens, Greece Visit Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum.||overnight hotel|
|12 Oct Friday||Delphi, Greece Morning drive for sightseeing at Osios Loukas en route to Delphi for afternoon sightseeing and overnight||overnight hotel|
|13 Oct Saturday||Piraeus, Greece Sightseeing in Corinth en route to embark Aegean Odyssey in Piraeus||8.00pm|
|14 Oct Sunday||Tinos, Greece Visit the sleepy island of Tinos||8.00am||2.00pm|
|15 Oct Monday||Volos, Greece See the famous Byzantine monasteries at Meteora||7.00am||7.00pm|
|16 Oct Tuesday||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||7.00am||overnight|
|17 Oct Wednesday||Thessalonica, Greece Depart Thessalonica||5.00am|
|17 Oct Wednesday||Mount Athos, Greece Cruising past Mt Athos||cruising|
|18 Oct Thursday||Kavala, Greece Morning tour to the famous site of Philippi. Afternoon at leisure||6.00am||8.00pm|
|19 Oct Friday||Samothraki, Greece Explore Samothraki||8.00am||2.00pm|
|20 Oct Saturday||Chios, Greece Discover the magical island of Chios||8.00am||8.00pm|
|21 Oct Sunday||Patmos, Greece Visit the Medieval village of Chora and the Monastery of St John the Theologian – together a UNESCO World Heritage Site||8.00am||2.00pm|
|22 Oct Monday||Piraeus, Greece Sightseeing in Athens||6.00am||8.00pm|
|23 Oct Tuesday||Heraklion, Crete, Greece Tour of the Minoan Palace of Knossos.||8.00am||10.00pm|
|24 Oct Wednesday||At sea Lectures and activities at sea|
|25 Oct Thursday||Alexandria/Cairo, Egypt Morning city tour including visits to Shuqafa Catacombs, Pompey's Pillar and National Museum. After lunch on board transfer to Cairo hotel for overnight stay.||5.00am||overnight hotel|
|26 Oct Friday||Cairo, Egypt Morning sightseeing tour visiting Memphis and Sakkara sites. In the afternoon visit the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, followed by dinner on the Nile with folkloric show and belly dancing.||overnight hotel|
|27 Oct Saturday||Cairo/Alexandria, Egypt Discover the iconic Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, followed by lunch at a leading hotel before returning to Alexandria||10.00pm|
|28 Oct Sunday||At sea Lectures and activities at sea|
|29 Oct Monday||Rhodes, Greece World Heritage sites: choice of tours to Rhodes town or the Acropolis at Lindos.||6.00am||noon|
|30 Oct Tuesday||Piraeus, Greece Disembark and transfer to airport for flight home||6.00am|
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