Greece & The Greek Isles | Classical Greece 2017
Embarks / Disembarks: Athens (Marina Zea)
The beautiful whitewashed Cycladic Islands, Crete, the largest and south most Greek Island, and the Peloponnese with Monemvassia and Nafplion and their historical treasures. The crystal clear waters of Kythira, Hydra, the hidden gem of the Aegean.
Day 1: Arrive meet and greet by our representative, transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Transfer from the hotel to board the ship M/Y Harmony G and depart from Athens – Kea. The Greek island of Kea is known for many things. It has exceptional beaches and one of the best system of walking paths and trails of any Greek island. Kea is a hiker’s paradise with numbered routes that take you through variety of landscapes to remote coves etc.
Day 3: Travel to Delos which is a Greek island and archaeological site in the Aegean Sea’s Cyclades archipelago, near Mykonos. The mythological birthplace of Apollo, it was a major religious center and port during the 1st millennium B.C. The island’s ruins encompass Doric temples, markets, an Amphitheatre, houses with mosaics and the iconic Terrace of the Lions statues. Other artifacts are displayed in its Archaeological Museum.
Day 4: Proceed on from there to Santorin, one of the Cyclades islands in the Aegean Sea. Crescent – shaped Santorini (or Thira), the precious gem of the Aegean, is actually a group of islands consisting of Thira, Thirassia, Aspronissi, Palea and Nea kameni in the southernmost part of Cyclades. Santorini is considered to be the most sought after place for a romantic getaway in Greece. The island has a growing reputation as a “wedding destination”. Its famous sunset is the ultimate romantic experience.
Day 5: Travel on to Rethymno a city of approximately 40,000 people in Greece, the capital of Rethymno regional unit on the island of Crete. It was originally built during the Minoan civilization, but was never a competitive Minoan Centre. Rethymno is a wild beauty. Endless ribbons of mountain roads wind through the timeless interior, passing fields of wildflowers and tiny, traditional hamlets cradled by olive groves. It’s a region peppered with historic sites and natural wonders.
Day 6: From Crete to Kythira which is an island in Greece lying opposite the south-eastern tip of the Peloponnese peninsula. It is traditionally listed as one of the seven main Ionian Islands, although it is distant from the main group. Kythera is a unique island in many respects. The Villages of Kythira, beaches, museums, monuments and attractions.
Day 7: Proceed to Monemvasia which is a town and a municipality in Laconia, Greece. The town is located on a small island off the east coast of the Peloponnese, Monemvasia in Greece which is one of the most romantic places in the country. This is a Medieval Castle Town, exclusively carved on the slopes of a rock. This fantastic place was originally constructed in the Medieval Ages and has been continuously inhabited since then.
Day 8: Travel on from Nafplion to Hydra which is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece, located in the Aegean Sea between the Saronic Gulf and the Argolic Gulf. It is separated from the Peloponnese by a narrow strip of water. Spetses is an affluent island and a municipality in the Islands regional unit, Attica, Greece. It is sometimes included as one of the Saronic Islands.
Day 9 & Day 10: After exploring & enjoying the above places disembark to Athens (Marina Zea), and from there on transfer to the hotel, leisure for shopping and overnight at the hotel. Next day check out and proceed to the airport for the final destination.
The Category cabins has a large window providing for the most beautiful views of all destinations the ship cruises to with twin size beds, colour television, video player, music channels, mini bar / refrigerator direct dial telephone, safe deposit boxes, hair dryer & en suite bathroom with shower.
- Cruise Athens (Marina Zea) Athens Departure dates are:- April 2017 21 & 28. May 5,12,19,26 June 2,9,16,23,30 July 7,14,21,28 August 4,11,18,25 Sept 1,8,15,22,29 & Oct 6,13,20.
- The Cruise Cost Per Person Starting from:- Euros 2327 + 245 (Including Port Taxes).
- The Airfare fare (approximate) per person: - Rs: 46000/- on Emirates Airways.
- The Hotel Accommodation per person on room per night (Std double room – Hotel Lilia) (approximate) Rs: 3575/-
Note: The above airfare and hotels are subject to availabilities.
- Submitted On : 10 Sep 2016