Highlights of Aegean
DAY 01, Wednesday Athens
On arrival you will be met by our assistant and transferred to your hotel by your private vehicle. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Athens
DAY 02, Thursday Athens
After breakfast we meet you at your hotel or close by, in order to start the morning Half Day Athens Sightseeing Tour. This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city.
Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop).
Continue and pass by the Prime Minister's residence (ex Royal Palace) guarded by the Euzones in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma).
On the Acropolis visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally "the harmony between material and spirit", the monument that "puts order in the mind", the Parthenon.
Continue and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The Acropolis museum.
Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Athens
DAY 03, Friday Athens/Cruise
Morning transfer from your hotel to Lavrio port for embarkation on your cruise ship. Overnight on board.
DAY 04, Saturday Istanbul
Morning arrival in Istanbul. Day at leisure. You can choose one of the optional excursions. Overnight on board.
DAY 05, Sunday Kusadasi
Port of call today is the Turkish port of Kusadasi, in the afternoon with the optional tour to Ephesus. Overnight on board.
DAY 06, Monday Santorini
Arriving late morning to the island of Santorini, believed to be the lost continent of Atlantis. Overnight on board.
DAY 07, Tuesday Crete (Agios Nikolaos)
In the morning arrival at the island of Crete on the east coast of Aghios Nikolaos.
Free day on the island with optional tour to the palace of Knossos and the Museum. Overnight on board.
DAY 08, Wednesday Rhodes & Symi
Early morning call at the magnificent island of Rhodes, with the famous Acropolis of Lindos. In the afternoon visit of Symi Island. Overnight on board.
DAY 09, Thursday Chios & Mykonos
In the morning arrival at the island of Chios. Then sail to the island of Mykonos. Free on Mykonos until midnight and departure back to Athens. Overnight on board.
DAY 10, Friday Athens
Early morning arrival in Athens (Lavrion Port). On disembarkation after breakfast you will be met by our assistant and transferred to the airport by your private vehicle for your return flight home.
End of our services.