Athens - 4 Night Cruise

Duration: 7days / 6 nights
Traditional houses and windmill by night, Santorini island sunset
Package rate per person in double room during low season From 939

This package includes an itinerary ideally suited for those looking to discover Greece’s beautiful landscape while immersing themselves in the country's history. Your journey begins in the cosmopolitan capital of Greece which juxtaposes modern urban architecture with monuments from days long past. The half day tour will give you the opportunity to visit the marvel that is Acropolis, an ancient temple perched splendidly above the city. Your exploration continues with an amazing 4 night cruise to the Greek islands and Turkey.

First stop is Mykonos, an island encompassing the Cycladic spirit with whitewashed houses and windmills. The nightlife alone is a source of attraction for visitors from all round the globe. You will then be transported to Kusadasi, one of Turkey's principle holiday resorts and make an excursion to ancient Ephesus. The comes Patmos, a place of incredible religious importance due to the years John the Revelator spent on the island. Continuing south, you reach Rhodes, the place of the strong contrasts between medieval monuments and traditional elements and lacy beaches next to pine covered mountains. Next stop is Heraklion, the largest city in Crete, where you can experience the traditional Cretan lifestyle, the indescribable delicacies found only on the island and the warm hospitality of the locals. The final stop of your cruise before returning to Athens is Santorini, the most popular island in all of Greece.

Package starting day: Every Saturday (April - October) from Athens

Not Included

  • International flight tickets
  • Personal expenses
  • Visa expenses
  • Port taxes
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • Stayover hotel tax (to be paid directly to the hotel)

 

*Optional private City Tour or upgrade to Cabin Category with additional cost.

 

 

  • Saturday – Arrival at Athens
    On arrival you will be met by our assistant and transferred to your hotel by our minibus or taxi driver. Rest of the day at leisure.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: -
     
  • Sunday – Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour
    After breakfast we will meet you at your hotel or close by, in order to start the morning Half Day Athens Sightseeing Tour.
  • Overnight: Athens
  • Meals: Breakfast
     
  • Monday – Embark on cruise and visit Mykonos
    Morning transfer from your hotel to the port by our minibus or taxi driver to embark on your cruise ship. Afternoon Free on Mykonos island.
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Tuesday – Visit Kusadasi & Patmos
    Morning arrival at the Turkish port of Kusadasi, with a shore excursion to Ancient Ephesus (KUS-02). Then on to the island of Patmos, famous for its Monastery, the Grotto of St. John and the Cave of the Apocalypse.
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Wednesday – Visit Rhodes
    Early morning call at the magnificent island of Rhodes, with Medieval Tour-Acropolis of Lindos and the Citadel of the Knights (RHO-01).
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Thursday – Visit Crete (Heraklion) & Santorini
    Visit the island of Crete with an excursion to the Minoan Palace of Knossos, the first European civilization. Then on to the volcanic island of Santorini, believed to be the lost continent of Atlantis.
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Friday– Return to Athens and departure
    Upon disembarkation (after a fulfilling breakfast), you will be met by our assistant and transferred by our minibus or taxi driver to the airport for your return flight home.
    Overnight: -
    Meals: Breakfast
  • Saturday – Arrival at Athens
    On arrival you will be met by our assistant and transferred to your hotel by our minibus or taxi driver. Rest of the day at leisure.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: -
     
  • Sunday – Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour
    After breakfast we will meet you at your hotel or close by, in order to start the morning Half Day Athens Sightseeing Tour.
  • Overnight: Athens
  • Meals: Breakfast
     
  • Monday – Embark on cruise and visit Mykonos
    Morning transfer from your hotel to the port by our minibus or taxi driver to embark on your cruise ship. Afternoon Free on Mykonos island.
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Tuesday – Visit Kusadasi & Patmos
    Morning arrival at the Turkish port of Kusadasi, with a shore excursion to Ancient Ephesus (KUS-02). Then on to the island of Patmos, famous for its Monastery, the Grotto of St. John and the Cave of the Apocalypse.
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Wednesday – Visit Rhodes
    Early morning call at the magnificent island of Rhodes, with Medieval Tour-Acropolis of Lindos and the Citadel of the Knights (RHO-01).
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Thursday – Visit Crete (Heraklion) & Santorini
    Visit the island of Crete with an excursion to the Minoan Palace of Knossos, the first European civilization. Then on to the volcanic island of Santorini, believed to be the lost continent of Atlantis.
    Overnight: On board
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
     
  • Friday– Return to Athens and departure
    Upon disembarkation (after a fulfilling breakfast), you will be met by our assistant and transferred by our minibus or taxi driver to the airport for your return flight home.
    Overnight: -
    Meals: Breakfast
  • Cruise itineraries are subject to change or to be cancelled by the shipping company with or without prior notice.
  • The shipping company reserves the right to substitute the cruise vessel with a similar one & also to amend the departure/arrival port at any time with or without prior notice
  • In Mykonos, Patmos, and Santorini disembarkation will be implemented by tender boats, as long as the weather permits it.
  • You are kindly requested to check with your Embassy/Consulate whether you need to obtain a multiple-entry Schengen visa for the above cruise itinerary, depending on your country of origin.
  • Please make sure your identification cards, passports and multiple entry Schengen visas are valid and up to date.

 

Season 2020:

  • Low Season March 16-April 27 & November 02-23
  • Medium Season May 04-August 31 & October 05-26
  • HIgh Season September 07-28

Cabins available at the Celestyal Olympia:

  • Interiors: IA, IB, IC
  • Exteriors: XA, XB, XC
  • Suites: Junior Suite (SJ), Suite with Balcony (SB) and Large Suite (SG)
Rates per Person for all services outlined in Euros
Group 1
  • Athens:3-star Plaka (standard room) or similar
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April 01 - Oct 318449391307

Port taxes & gratuities 199 €

Group 2
  • Athens:4-star Hera (standard room)  or similar
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April 01-Oct 318639581387

Port taxes & gratuities 199 €

Group 3
  • Athens:5-star Electra Metropolis  (classic room-superior room for 3 persons) or similar
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April 01-30 95910431563
May 01- Oct 3197710831616

Port taxes & gratuities 199 €

Additional Costs:

- Port taxes & gratuities 199 €

- Cruise Supplements for Medium and High Season to the above rates

Medium Season supplement:

For cruise departures from May 04 to Aug 31, 2020 (included) & Oct 05-26 2020 (included)

  • Euros 75 per person in a triple cabin
  • Euros 110 per person in a twin cabin
  • Euros 145 for the single cabin

High Season Supplement:

For cruise departures from Sep 07 to 28, 2020 (included) 

  • Euros 155 per person in a triple cabin
  • Euros 230 per person in a twin cabin
  • Euros 300 for the single cabin