Aeolos (11 Days / 10 Nights)

Tour includes:
3 nights in Athens
Half day visit of the city of Athens including Acropolis visit
Cruise 7 days by the Greek Islands and Turkey
Daily breakfast
All transfers according to the itinerary
11 Days / 10 Nights
Arrival in Athens:
Dates:
24 April, 01, 08, 15, 22, 29 May, 05, 12, 19, 26 June
04, 11, 18, 25 September, 02, 09, 16, 23 October


DAY 1
Wednesday:
Arrival in Athens airport. Assistance and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day free.
DAY 2
Thursday:
Athens by morning, Panoramic Neoclassical Athenian Center: Parliament, University, library and National Academy, Palace Ilion, Temple of Zeus, Hadrian, Panathenaic stadium and other many monuments. After the panoramic tour, we shall visit the spectacular Acropolis. The rest of the free day.
DAY 3
Friday:
Morning transfer to the port of Pireus or Lavrion for boarding on the cruise, free time for refreshing activities aboard and relax.
DAY 4
Saturday: ISTANBUL (TURKEY)
Morning arrival at mystic Istanbul. Today we have time to explore the magnificent city of Istanbul, optional tour visits including the city Basilica of Sta. Sophia and Topkapi Palace. Depart from Istanbul in the afternoon.
DAY 5
Sunday: MYKONOS
Morning onboard. In the afternoon arrival at Mykonos, the international “Jet-Set”, and famous for its beautiful beaches and incredible night life.
DAY 6
Monday: MYKONOS
Morning arrival in Athens and depart again in the afternoon for Mykonos.
DAY 7
Tuesday: PATMOS & KUSADASI
Arrival at Patmos in the morning, optional excursion to the monastery of St. John. In the afternoon arrival in Kusadasi. We recommend you to visit the Bazaar and follow the optional excursion to Ephesus. In the afternoon we are sailing to the island of Rhodes.
DAY 8
Wednesday: Rhodes
A day to the island of Rhodes. Optional excursion to the Temple of Athena at the magnificent Acropolis of Lindos and the Valley of the butterflies.
DAY 9
THURSDAY: CRETE (HERAKLION) & SANTORINI
First port of call is the Cretan port of Heraklion. Participating in the optional excursion, you can visit the Palace of Knossos and its famous ”Labyrinth” which was the centre of the Minoan civilization… incredible! Then on to the most breathtaking island, Santorini, believed to be the lost continent of Atlantis. Free time to enjoy the beauties of this island and its capital called Fira, accessible via cable car or mounted mules. Optional tour to Oia village famous for its sunset!
DAY 10
Friday:
Arrival to the port of Piraeus or Lavrion, breakfast on board and landing. Transfer to your hotel in Athens and overnight.
DAY 11
Saturday: Athens
Breakfast at your hotel and check-out. Transfer to the airport for the return flight.