Eastern Mediterranean 2018: Highlights of Greece with 3 Day Aegean Cruise Highlights of Greece with 3 Day Aegean Cruise

Tour Type: CostSaver
Brochure Type: Eastern Mediterranean 2018

Travel back to a time of legends, gods and philosophers, as you journey from the ancient city of Athens to Crete, passing the Sacred Way at Delphi, mythical hilltop monasteries and the vibrant Aegean ports of Mykonos, Kusadasi and Santorini.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • Athens Sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist includes a visit to the magnificent Acropolis and the Temple of Zeus. View Hadrian's Arch
  • Crete Spend time in the port town of Heraklion
  • Delphi Visit the home of the Oracle and the Temple of Apollo with a Local Specialist
  • Kusadasi Visit the thriving Turkish port town
  • Meteora Visit one of the iconic rock monasteries with a Local Specialist
  • Mykonos Spend the evening exploring this lively island
  • Patmos Explore this idyllic island
  • Santorini Enjoy a relaxing evening in the cliff top town of Fira
Dining Highlights
  • 7 Buffet Breakfast
  • 3 Cruise lunches
  • 4 Three course dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
  • An expert Travel Director and separate driver
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 9/30/2018
Duration
8 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1AthensArrive Athens: Welcome to Athens. You are met on arrival and transferred to your hotel. After check-in spend the rest of the day relaxing or exploring the city. Meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Meeting this evening.
Zafolia/President
Day 2DelphiAthens Sightseeing - Delphi: Your Local Specialist takes you on a morning sightseeing tour of Athens starting with a visit to the ancient Acropolis and the Parthenon, which is considered to be the most important building to survive from Classical Greece. View the Panathinaiko Olympic stadium, the Evzone guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and a host of other famous sites including the Temple of Zeus and Hadrian's Arch. This afternoon leave Athens and travel north towards the stunning region of Mt. Parnassos for your overnight stay in Delphi.Buffet Breakfast
Nafsika Palace/Nidimos
Day 3KalambakaDelphi Sightseeing - Kalambaka: Meet your Local Specialist this morning to tour Delphi and see the site of the most important oracle in the classical world. Walk the Sacred Way to the Temple of Apollo dating from the 4th century. It was here that every four years athletes competed in the Pythian Games, dedicated to Apollo and the arts. Drive this afternoon to Thermopylae, famous for the heroic defense by King Leonidas and his brave Spartans against the invading Persians. Arrive later in Kalambaka, where you dine tonight at your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Famissi Eden/Aeton Melathron
Day 4AthensKalambaka - Meteora - Athens: Travel to this morning to Meteora and visit one of the largest and most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece, built on sandstone rocks above the town, with your Local Specialist. Return to Athens later.Buffet Breakfast
Zafolia/President
Day 5MykonosEmbark 3 Night Cruise - Mykonos: Transfer to the port and cruise to stunning Mykonos. Spend time discovering this island paradise with its distinctive white-washed houses and maze of narrow cobbled streets before setting sail to Turkey.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6PatmosKusadasi - Patmos: Arrive early in Kusadasi in Turkey and consider an Optional Experience to the incredible ruins of Ephesus, site of the famous Temple of Artemis. Continue your cruise to Patmos, where there is time to shop, relax on the beach or take an Optional Experience to the Monastery of St. John.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7SantoriniHeraklion - Santorini: Wake this morning in Heraklion on the island of Crete and disembark for your complimentary shore experience visit to the Palace of Knossos. Continue to the spectacular volcanic island of Santorini. Explore the town or consider joining an Optional Experience to Oia and Fira.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8Depart AthensDisembark - Depart Athens: This morning, disembark from your cruise ship and transfer to the airport.Buffet Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
07/23/2018$2,079.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
10/01/2018$1,989.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - On RequestQuote
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