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Insight Vacations Mediterranean Legends Cruise Premier (Summer 2017) (B943)

8 Days starts and ends in Athens Print
Tour Style: Regional Trip
Europe & Britain 2017/18
Visits: Turkey, Greece

Care-free voyages of discovery around Turkey and the Greek Islands with 4 Days' Premium Cruising.

ADDITIONAL INCLUDED HIGHLIGHTS

  • Athens: See the Royal Palace, Agora, Hadrian's Arch & Temple of Zeus.
  • Ephesus: Your Local expert will guide you through one of the world's finest archeological sites.
  • Mediterranean Legends Cruising: Visit the Greek Islands of Mykonos, Patmos, Crete & Santorini. Call in at the Turkish port of Kusadasi.

AUTHENTIC REGIONAL FLAVOURS

  • Cruising: While cruising, enjoy an exquisite variety of Mediterranean dishes as well as flavours, aromas and spices from around the world. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are served on board daily.
  • 1 Welcome Drink (WR), 6 Buffet Breakfasts (BB), 3 lunches (L), 3 three-course table d'hôte Dinners or Buffets (D). Your cruise includes a complimentary soft-drinks package (with tea and coffee). Once on-board, your drinks package can be upgraded for an additional cost, to include alcohol if you wish.

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES

  • Ephesus: Your Local Expert guides you through the famous archelogical site.
  • Athens: Delve into their glorious history with a visit to the Acropolis, still dominating the frantic bustle of modern Athens with its serene presence. Admire the Parthenon, built in 5th century BC to the honour of the goddess Athena, see the Caryatid beauties as well as the smaller Temple of Athena Nike.

STAY AT THE BEST ADDRESSES

  • Athens: The Divani Caravel is a luxury hotel situated in the heart of Athens. A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, it epitomises refinement, elegance and exceptional service.
  • Cruising: Celestyal Cruise ships operating in the Eastern Mediterranean are typically in a more local style and are smaller than many ocean going vessels – which is also reflected in cabin size. However, these ships are well-suited to the Greek islands, allowing easier access to the ports of call. All mid-size cruise ships feature air-conditioned cabins with private facilities, outdoor pool, fitness centre, beauty salon, casino, bars & restaurants.

ADDITIONAL FIVE STAR SERVICES

  • 3 nights aboard your mid-size cruise ship featuring air-conditioned cabins with private facilities, outdoor pool, fitness centre, beauty salon, casino, bars & restaurants.
  • Cruises include all port taxes and crew gratuities.
  • Whilst cruising Breakfast (B), Lunch (L) and Dinner (D) are served daily.
  • All-inclusive soft-drinks package.
  • Shore excursion to Ephesus with a Local Expert.
  • Insight hotels include all service charges, taxes and porterage.
  • Sightseeing by air-conditioned coach with on-board toilet.
  • Locally hosted in Athens.
  • Services of a Cruise Director while cruising.
  • Headsets for all guided visits and walking tours in Athens.
  • Arrival and departure transfers between the airports and your Insight tour hotels.

Insight Vacations Tour Itinerary

Day: 1 Your Journey Begins
Board your overnight flight to Europe (please ask about our great deals).
Day: 2 Athens, City of the Gods
You are met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Later, join your Insight Vacations Representative and fellow travellers for a Welcome Drink(WR)
Day: 3 The Glories of Athens
In the morning, all the glories of Athens are on display during sightseeing. The highlight, of course, is a visit to the Acropolis to admire the Parthenon. The afternoon is at leisure(BB)
Day: 4 Cruising to Mykonos
(Relaxed Start) Board your cruise ship and set sail for the lovely island of Mykonos with its dazzling sugar cube houses and whitewashed windmills. Tonight, the maze of walkways, welcoming tavernas and nightlife are yours to explore. Late in the evening, your cruise sails across the Aegean to Turkey. While cruising, enjoy an exquisite variety of Mediterranean dishes as well as flavours, aromas and spices from around the world. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner are served on board daily. Your cruise includes complimentary soft-drinks, tea and coffee. Once on-board, your drinks package can be upgraded for an additional cost, to include alcohol if you wish.(BB / L / D)
Day: 5 Kusadasi and Patmos
Wake up to find you have docked at the Turkish port of Kusadasi where you visit the ancient ruins of Ephesus with a Local Expert. In the afternoon, sail to the island of Patmos where St. John the Devine was exiled by the Emperor Domitian. Later, your cruise sets sail for the island of Crete.(BB / L / D)
Day: 6 Crete and Santorini
(Relaxed Start) In the morning, you dock at Heraklion in Crete. Perhaps take an optional experience to the Palace of King Minos? Later, cruise beneath the sheer cliffs of Santorini. Explore the capital of Thira, with its clifftop restaurants and cafés, breathtaking views and amazing sunsets. In the evening you sail onto Athens.
Day: 7 06 Athens
Disembark in the morning and transfer to your hotel where you are at leisure. Relax, shop or bargain in the flea market. Perhaps ask about an optional experience to the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion?(BB)
Day: 8 07 Depart Athens
Bid farewell to Athens. Your journey ends with a transfer to the airport.(BB)

Available Room Types: Single, Twin, Triple

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