Grecian Magic with 3 Day Aegean Cruise Premium 2017

Tour Type: CostSaver
Brochure Type: Eastern Mediterranean 2017

Embark on a journey through the ages - centuries of myths and legends and ancient history - revealed on this leisurely holiday visiting the bougainvillea-clad Achilleion Palace, gods and goddesses of Athens, and Corfu. You'll also walk the Sacred Way at Delphi.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • Nafpaktos See where the Battle of Lepando, the last battle between the Ottoman Turkish Empire and the Western powers of Europe took place in 1576
  • Athens Sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist includes a visit to the magnificent Acropolis and the Temple of Zeus. View Hadrian's Arch
  • Corfu Orientation of island and view the Venetian Castle and Monastery of Palaiokastritsa. Visit the Achilleon Palace
  • Delphi Sightseeing and the museum, the Temple of Apollo and walk the Sacred Way
  • Ioannina Free Time in this Byzantine city
  • Meteora See the rock formations and visit a Monastery - a listed UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Metsovo Stop in the local village
  • Pelion Villages Visit the traditional village of Portaria and Makrinitsa
  • Thermopylae Stop to admire the Battle of Thermopylae monument dedicated to the Spartan warriors
Dining Highlights
  • 8 buffet breakfasts
  • 3 three course dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
  • An expert Travel Director and separate driver
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
  • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply. Please refer to the price panel

Call (580) 924-9201 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13358291

Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer valid through 6/30/2017
12 Days
Escorted - Yes
Day 1AthensArrive Athens: Welcome to Athens. On arrival you will be met by a Trafalgar representative and transferred to your hotel. Relax before meeting your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Meeting this evening.
Day 2VolosAthens - Thermopylae - Volos (Pelion): This morning enjoy a leisurely drive along the coast to Thermopylae. Stop to view the monument dedicated to brave Spartan warriors that were led by the heroic King Leonidas. Continue along the Magnesian coastline and arrive in the coastal city of Volos known for its mythical Argonauts.Buffet Breakfast
Day 3TrikalaVolos - Portaria - Makrinitsa - Meteora - Trikala: After a morning visit to the villages of Portaria and Makrinitsa, drive towards central Greece and the plains of Thessaly. Visit one of the breathtaking clifftop monasteries set amongst the magical rock formations of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Meteora. Stop later in Trikala situated alongside the Litheos River. Dine tonight at your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Aeton Melathron/Achillion
Day 4IOANNINATrikala - Metsovo - Ioannina: After a relaxed start this morning stop in the mountain village of Metsovo, famous for its Metsovne cheese and local wine. Continue on to the charming city of Ioannina and enjoy free time to walk around the Old Town dating back to the Byzantine era. Consider taking a stroll along Pamvotis Lake whilst taking in the views of the picturesque Byzantine Monasteries situated on an island in the middle of the lake.Buffet Breakfast
Dovitel/Epirus Palace
Day 5CorfuIoannina - Igoumenitsa - Ferry to Corfu (2 Nights): A morning drive brings you to the port of Igoumenitsa in western Greece for your ferry across to the Ionian island of Corfu. Empress Elizabeth "Sissy" of the Austro-Hungarian Empire loved spending time here and it was once under Venetian rule. Enjoy free time to stroll in Corfu town with its mixture of Greek and Venetian architecture. Dine tonight in your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Divani Palace/Ariti
Day 6CorfuCorfu Island Excursion: Enjoy a relaxed island excursion today and view the Venetian Castle and the Monastery of Palaiokastritsa. Later visit the Achilleion Palace which was once the summer home of the beloved Empress "Sissi" and later used as the summer residence of the Greek Royal Family. Marvel at the many impressive statues and artwork within the palace grounds and admire the view of the Ionian sea below.Buffet Breakfast
Day 7DelphiCorfu - Nikopolis - Amphilochia - Nafpaktos - Delphi: Today leave the magic of Corfu and sail back to mainland Greece by ferry. Drive to the ancient town of Nikopolis to see where the Battle of Actium took place. Continue via the coastal town of Preveza and stop in the charming port town of Amphilochia. Drive south towards the quaint Greco-Venetian town of Nafpaktos known to most as 'Lepando' for the infamous sea battle that ensued in 1571. Arrive later in Delphi at the foothills of the Parnassus Mountain range to enjoy a leisurely evening above the Valley of the Muses.Buffet Breakfast
Day 8AthensDelphi - Arahova - Athens: Visit the most famous Oracle of the Ancient world in Delphi. Visit the museum, the Temple of Apollo and walk the Sacred Way. Later drive through the village of Arahova famous for its "flocati" sheep skin rugs and return to Athens to discover the rich heritage during your sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. Visit the Acropolis and view the Parthenon dedicated to the Goddess Athena and one of the world's greatest cultural monuments. Enjoy a traditional Greek farewell dinner tonight in the Plaka quarter.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Day 9MykonosEmbark Piraeus - Mykonos: Board your ship in Piraeus harbour and cruise to stylish Mykonos. Enjoy a few hours here before the cruise continues. (Breakfast is included at the hotel.)Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 10PatmosKusadasi - Patmos: Arrive early this morning at Kusadasi with time for an excursion to the incredible ruins of Ephesus. Sail to Patmos with time to perhaps visit the Fortress Monastery.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 11SantoriniHeraklion - Santorini: Wake this morning in Heraklion on the island of Crete. Continue to the spectacular volcanic island of Santorini explore the town or consider joining an optional shore experience to Oia and Fira.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 12AthensDisembark - Athens: This morning disembark from your cruise ship, a transfer will be provided to the airport for your return flight home.Buffet Breakfast

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
08/03/2017$2,820.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/10/2017$2,820.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/24/2017$2,820.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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