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Greece & Aegean Islands Cruise 15 Days - Departs Athens
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  • Depart Sat, Apr 15, 23
    Return Sat, Apr 29, 23
    $3,412
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  • Depart Sat, Apr 22, 23
    Return Sat, May 06, 23
    $3,646
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  • Depart Sat, Apr 29, 23
    Return Sat, May 13, 23
    $3,700
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  • Depart Sat, May 06, 23
    Return Sat, May 20, 23
    $3,700
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  • Depart Sat, May 13, 23
    Return Sat, May 27, 23
    $3,700
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  • Depart Sat, May 20, 23
    Return Sat, Jun 03, 23
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You've seen photos of the ancient Athens Acropolis, dating back to the 5th century BC--now's your chance to see it in person. You've watched the Olympics on TV--now is your chance to visit Olympia, legendary home of the first Olympic Games. You've dreamed of cruising in the G... Read More

Duration: 15 Days
Arrive In: Athens
Depart From: Athens
Quality: Tourist Class
Pace: Moderate
Breakfast: 14
Lunch: 4
Dinner: 7
Type: Escorted
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  • Day 1 ARRIVE IN ATHENS, GREECE Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring the Greek capital with the help of your CosmosGO app. Later, meet your Local Host.
  • Day 2 ATHENS A day to relax and discover at leisure. Our suggestion: join an optional day cruise to the islands of Aegina, Hydra, and Poros. In the evening, free time to enjoy the lively atmosphere of the tavernas and nightclubs in the old Plaka district with its narrow streets and sound of bouzouki music. (B)
  • Day 3 ATHENS-CORINTH-NAUPLIA Join the included guided tour of Athens, featuring the highlights of this ancient capital and a visit to the Acropolis. Cross the Corinth canal, a project conceived in ancient Greece but only completed in 1893, then head for the coast to the picturesque seaside town of Nauplia.
    Today's Distance: 90 mi/ 145 km (B)
  • Day 4 NAUPLIA-EPIDAURUS-MYCENAE-SPARTA This morning, stop in Epidaurus, located in the hilly countryside dotted with pine trees and oleanders. In this magnificent setting, visit the ancient open-air theatre, which can still seat 14,000 spectators. Later, enjoy the included guided excursion to the archaeological site and museum of Mycenae, with the imposing ruins of the great city that dominated the eastern Mediterranean world from the 15th to the 12th century B.C. It played a vital role in the development of classical Greek culture and is linked to the Homeric epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey. Travel into the Peloponnese to Sparta, where history hangs between reality and legend.
    Today's Distance: 126 mi/ 202 km (B,D)
  • Day 5 SPARTA-MYSTRA-OLYMPIA Enjoy the included sightseeing of the medieval Byzantine citadel of Mystra, at one time known as the "Florence of the East." Before arriving in Olympia, stop to visit an olive oil museum.
    Today's Distance: 99 mi/ 160 km (B,D)
  • Day 6 OLYMPIA-PATRAS-DELPHI Explore Olympia, where the athletes of antiquity performed as a tribute to the king of deities, Zeus. Spend free time in this pretty town or learn more about the history of the Olympic Games on the optional sightseeing tour. Later, drive north to Patras, the capital of the Peloponnese and the west coast's largest port. Continue crossing the spectacular Rion-Antirion bridge through the picturesque fishing villages along the south coast of the mainland to legendary Delphi.
    Today's Distance: 134 mi/ 215 km (B)
  • Day 7 DELPHI-KALAMBAKA Enjoy free time in town or the optional morning sightseeing of the archaeological site of Delphi, where the oracle of Apollo spoke. It was the site of the omphalos, the 'navel of the world'. Blending harmoniously with the superb landscape and charged with sacred meaning, Delphi in the 6th century B.C. was indeed the religious hub and symbol of unity of the ancient Greek world. On to Kalambaka.
    Today's Distance: 143 mi/ 230 km (B,D)
  • Day 8 KALAMBAKA-METEORA-ATHENS Discover Meteora, a cluster of Christian-Orthodox monasteries perched in an unforgettable manner on a set of rising rock formations. They were originally built by hermit monks living in caves carved into the rocks. Your included visit is certainly the day's highlight. Continue south to Athens.
    Today's Distance: 224 mi/ 360 km (B)
  • Day 9 ATHENS Spend a full day at leisure to explore the unseen parts of the city or to visit a museum. Tonight, enjoy the optional Greek dinner. (B)
  • Day 10 ATHENS-EMBARKATION PORT-MYKONOS Early morning embarkation and afternoon cruising in the Aegean. Arrive this evening in Mykonos, a granite island and the most typical of the Cyclades. Its white and blue houses, windmills, and chapels seem to make the island's light even more translucent. Spend some time visiting a taverna or just wandering around the town, enjoying its timeless beauty. (B,L,D)
  • Day 11 KUSADASI, TURKEY & PATMOS, GREECE Two ports of call await today. First, Kusadasi on the Turkish coast for an included morning excursion to the fascinating Greek, Roman, and Byzantine excavations of Ephesus. Next, discover the tiny Greek island of Patmos, where St. John the Divine wrote Revelation. The 11th-century monastery with its valuable manuscript collection is well worth a visit. (B,L,D)
  • Day 12 RHODES Dock in , largest of the Dodecanese Islands and site of the legendary Colossus of , a 105-foot statue destroyed by an earthquake in 224 BC. Explore the sites in the historic Old City with its ramparts and palaces built by the Knights of St. John during the Crusades. Another possibility: join an included excursion to Lindos and the Citadel of the Knights. If sightseeing is not your preference, ' sun-drenched beaches and vibrant shopping districts are within easy walking distance of the port. Depart from around dinner time. (B,L,D)
  • Day 13 CRETE & SANTORINI Spend the morning in Heraklion on the island of Crete. A few miles away is Knossos, the hub of the 3000-BC Minoan civilization; an optional excursion can be booked. Next port of call (weather permitting) is Santorini, the "Black Pearl of the Aegean." The optional shore excursion here takes you up to the cliff-top village of Oia for one of the world's most breathtaking panoramas. (B,L,D)
  • Day 14 DISEMBARKATION PORT-ATHENS Early morning docking at Athens' port; disembark and drive to Athens. Time to relax, visit a museum, or to do some last-minute shopping. (B)
  • Day 15 ATHENS Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
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Name: Greece & Aegean Islands Cruise

Brand: Cosmos

Quality: Tourist Class

Tour Type: Escorted

Start City: Athens

End City: Athens

Notes: Please ask your Travel Consultant for cruise ship details. The ship scheduled to depart for the cruise portion of your vacation is the Celestyal Olympia, operated by Celestyal Cruises.CRUISE DETAILSRotation of ports of call may vary for congestion reasons at certain ports with or without prior notice.Prices are based on Inside cabin (category IB) - All air-conditioned cabins with private shower and toilet. Upgrades available.Full entertainment program on board.Included basic drink package: selection of non-alcoholic & alcoholic drinks.Included select excursions as per detailed itinerary.Cosmos Host service throughout the cruise.

Meals: Buffet breakfasts daily; 4 lunches; 7 dinners

Ship: Celestyal Olympia

Price Details: Port taxes USD$159 & Gratuities USD$40 to service personnel on board the ship are not included but are additional and mandatory. These fees will be added to your Vacation Estimate. Gratuities for Cruise Host are included in the Cosmos price.

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Sat, Apr 22, 23 Sat, May 06, 23
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Sat, May 13, 23 Sat, May 27, 23
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  • Day 1 ARRIVE IN ATHENS, GREECE Check into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to start exploring the Greek capital with the help of your CosmosGO app. Later, meet your Local Host.
  • Day 2 ATHENS A day to relax and discover at leisure. Our suggestion: join an optional day cruise to the islands of Aegina, Hydra, and Poros. In the evening, free time to enjoy the lively atmosphere of the tavernas and nightclubs in the old Plaka district with its narrow streets and sound of bouzouki music. (B)
  • Day 3 ATHENS-CORINTH-NAUPLIA Join the included guided tour of Athens, featuring the highlights of this ancient capital and a visit to the Acropolis. Cross the Corinth canal, a project conceived in ancient Greece but only completed in 1893, then head for the coast to the picturesque seaside town of Nauplia.
    Today's Distance: 90 mi/ 145 km (B)
  • Day 4 NAUPLIA-EPIDAURUS-MYCENAE-SPARTA This morning, stop in Epidaurus, located in the hilly countryside dotted with pine trees and oleanders. In this magnificent setting, visit the ancient open-air theatre, which can still seat 14,000 spectators. Later, enjoy the included guided excursion to the archaeological site and museum of Mycenae, with the imposing ruins of the great city that dominated the eastern Mediterranean world from the 15th to the 12th century B.C. It played a vital role in the development of classical Greek culture and is linked to the Homeric epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey. Travel into the Peloponnese to Sparta, where history hangs between reality and legend.
    Today's Distance: 126 mi/ 202 km (B,D)
  • Day 5 SPARTA-MYSTRA-OLYMPIA Enjoy the included sightseeing of the medieval Byzantine citadel of Mystra, at one time known as the "Florence of the East." Before arriving in Olympia, stop to visit an olive oil museum.
    Today's Distance: 99 mi/ 160 km (B,D)
  • Day 6 OLYMPIA-PATRAS-DELPHI Explore Olympia, where the athletes of antiquity performed as a tribute to the king of deities, Zeus. Spend free time in this pretty town or learn more about the history of the Olympic Games on the optional sightseeing tour. Later, drive north to Patras, the capital of the Peloponnese and the west coast's largest port. Continue crossing the spectacular Rion-Antirion bridge through the picturesque fishing villages along the south coast of the mainland to legendary Delphi.
    Today's Distance: 134 mi/ 215 km (B)
  • Day 7 DELPHI-KALAMBAKA Enjoy free time in town or the optional morning sightseeing of the archaeological site of Delphi, where the oracle of Apollo spoke. It was the site of the omphalos, the 'navel of the world'. Blending harmoniously with the superb landscape and charged with sacred meaning, Delphi in the 6th century B.C. was indeed the religious hub and symbol of unity of the ancient Greek world. On to Kalambaka.
    Today's Distance: 143 mi/ 230 km (B,D)
  • Day 8 KALAMBAKA-METEORA-ATHENS Discover Meteora, a cluster of Christian-Orthodox monasteries perched in an unforgettable manner on a set of rising rock formations. They were originally built by hermit monks living in caves carved into the rocks. Your included visit is certainly the day's highlight. Continue south to Athens.
    Today's Distance: 224 mi/ 360 km (B)
  • Day 9 ATHENS Spend a full day at leisure to explore the unseen parts of the city or to visit a museum. Tonight, enjoy the optional Greek dinner. (B)
  • Day 10 ATHENS-EMBARKATION PORT-MYKONOS Early morning embarkation and afternoon cruising in the Aegean. Arrive this evening in Mykonos, a granite island and the most typical of the Cyclades. Its white and blue houses, windmills, and chapels seem to make the island's light even more translucent. Spend some time visiting a taverna or just wandering around the town, enjoying its timeless beauty. (B,L,D)
  • Day 11 KUSADASI, TURKEY & PATMOS, GREECE Two ports of call await today. First, Kusadasi on the Turkish coast for an included morning excursion to the fascinating Greek, Roman, and Byzantine excavations of Ephesus. Next, discover the tiny Greek island of Patmos, where St. John the Divine wrote Revelation. The 11th-century monastery with its valuable manuscript collection is well worth a visit. (B,L,D)
  • Day 12 RHODES Dock in , largest of the Dodecanese Islands and site of the legendary Colossus of , a 105-foot statue destroyed by an earthquake in 224 BC. Explore the sites in the historic Old City with its ramparts and palaces built by the Knights of St. John during the Crusades. Another possibility: join an included excursion to Lindos and the Citadel of the Knights. If sightseeing is not your preference, ' sun-drenched beaches and vibrant shopping districts are within easy walking distance of the port. Depart from around dinner time. (B,L,D)
  • Day 13 CRETE & SANTORINI Spend the morning in Heraklion on the island of Crete. A few miles away is Knossos, the hub of the 3000-BC Minoan civilization; an optional excursion can be booked. Next port of call (weather permitting) is Santorini, the "Black Pearl of the Aegean." The optional shore excursion here takes you up to the cliff-top village of Oia for one of the world's most breathtaking panoramas. (B,L,D)
  • Day 14 DISEMBARKATION PORT-ATHENS Early morning docking at Athens' port; disembark and drive to Athens. Time to relax, visit a museum, or to do some last-minute shopping. (B)
  • Day 15 ATHENS Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)

Name: Greece & Aegean Islands Cruise

Brand: Cosmos

Quality: Tourist Class

Tour Type: Escorted

Start City: Athens

End City: Athens

Notes: Please ask your Travel Consultant for cruise ship details. The ship scheduled to depart for the cruise portion of your vacation is the Celestyal Olympia, operated by Celestyal Cruises.CRUISE DETAILSRotation of ports of call may vary for congestion reasons at certain ports with or without prior notice.Prices are based on Inside cabin (category IB) - All air-conditioned cabins with private shower and toilet. Upgrades available.Full entertainment program on board.Included basic drink package: selection of non-alcoholic & alcoholic drinks.Included select excursions as per detailed itinerary.Cosmos Host service throughout the cruise.

Meals: Buffet breakfasts daily; 4 lunches; 7 dinners

Ship: Celestyal Olympia

Price Details: Port taxes USD$159 & Gratuities USD$40 to service personnel on board the ship are not included but are additional and mandatory. These fees will be added to your Vacation Estimate. Gratuities for Cruise Host are included in the Cosmos price.

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