Greece Sail & Stay Tour - 11 Days

Special Offer
Greece Sail & Stay Tour - 11 Days

Slide Show (click a thumbnail image)

Greece Sail & Stay Tour - 11 Days

Departs Wednesdays: 9 Mar-19 Oct 16


Day 1 Wed: Athens
Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Overnight at Boutique style Athenian Callirhoe hotel or similar.

Day 2 Thu: Athens
Enjoy a half day city tour of Athens experiencing the history and beauty of the Greek capital. Take a journey to the Acropolis and its museum, see the famous Evzones at the Presidential Palace, Olympic Stadium, the Temple of Zeus, Constitution Square and the Memorial of the Unknown Soldier. (B)

Day 3 Fri: Athens-Cruising-Mykonos
In the morning transfer from hotel to Piraeus port to embark on cruise vessel (cabin not provided) to island of Mykonos. Lunch will be provided while on cruise. On arrival disembarkation and transfer to hotel where you can relax for the night or journey into Mykonos Town to explore the nightlife which Mykonos is renowned for. Overnight in Mykonos. Pelican Bay Art or Lady Anna hotel or similar. (B, L)

Day 4 Sat: Mykonos
Free day in Mykonos. We recommend to take an optional morning tour to historical island of Delos- one of the most important mythological, historical and archaeological sites in Greece as well as UNESCO World Heritage site www.visitgreece.gr/en/culture/world_heritage_sites. No other island on Earth hosts so many monumental antiquities from the Archaic, the Classical, and the Hellenistic periods, on a territory used exclusively as an archaeological site. (B)

Day 5 Sun: Mykonos
Today free day to relax or hire a car to explore the many beautiful beaches that Mykonos has to offer. Alternatively go to town and take a walk and admire the famous windmills overlooking the town or as well as narrow alleys with tiny boutiques, whitewashed houses with blue painted windows. The café lined harbour and famous little Venice should be visited during sunset. (B)

Day 6 Mon: Mykonos-Cruising
Unwind at one of the renowned beaches of Mykonos by the day until the early evening when you will be transferred to the port for embarkation on your cruise vessel where you will sample local produce for dinner and spend overnight on board. (B, D)

Day 7 Tue: Cruising-Kusadasi-Patmos
Journey to Kusadasi, which lies close to the Ancient city of Ephesus, where you can take an optional tour to Ephesus allowing you to walk the 2000 year old marble streets to see the Library of Celsius and Hadrian’s temple. Kusadasi is also a great location for shopping. In the afternoon visit the traditional island of Patmos, where it is believed St John wrote the book of Revelation. (B, L, D)

Day 8 Wed: Cruising-Rhodes
Experience medieval history by visiting Rhodes, where the Knights of St John built their castle. Visit Old Town and enjoy the cafes, restaurants and shopping. Or take an optional shore excursion to Lindos to visit The Doric Temple of Athena Lindia, dating from about 300 BC, Inside the temple is the table of offerings and the base of the cult statue of Athena. (B, L, D)

Day 9 Thu: Cruising-Heraklion-Santorini
In the morning stop in Heraklion, the most important town of Crete. Once you arrive you can take an optional tour to Knossos Palace, the largest Minoan site ever discovered. In the afternoon, sail to Santorini to enjoy the spectacular sunset, often said to be the most beautiful sunset in the world. Disembark from your vessel and transfer to your hotel. Overnight Santorini Palace Hotel or similar. Upgrade to any hotel with sunset view possible-supplement will apply. (B, L)

Day 10 Fri: Santorini
Morning opportunity to participate in our optional walking tour of Fira which starts at 10:00am in front of Atlantis hotel. Admire Santorini for the day and experience the natural beauty of the island, which was shaped by a volcanic explosion creating the famous Caldera with its breathtaking views. Afternoon we recommend to explore the small villages with cobble stone streets or sunbathe on one of the famous black sand beaches. (B)

Day 11 Sat: Santorini
Transfer from your hotel to Santorini airport for flight to Athens. (B)
 

Inclusions
• All transfers as per itinerary • 2 Nights accommodation in Athens, 3 nights Mykonos, 2 nights Santorini • Half day sightseeing tour of Athens • Cruise passage from Piraeus to Mykonos • 3 Night Greek island cruise -
accommodation in inside cabin cat. IB • Economy class airfare Santorini to Athens with taxes • Meals as per itinerary (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner)

e-Newsletter

Register here to receive our latest offers ...

Greece and Mediterranean Travel Centre Pty Ltd
Suite 801, Level 8, 309 Pitt Street
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia.

Phone: 02 8338 6900 | Fax: 02 9313 4475
Email: info@greecemedtravel.com.au
Visit us on FaceBook
Privacy | Terms & Condtions