Aegean Delights

8 nights / 10 days
athens • mykonos • milos • santorini • crete • kusadasi

Aegean Delights - Trip Quote

Begin in Athens, then embark on a week-long cruise (drinks included) of all the Aegean highlights. Relax and enjoy wonderful sea views, and explore Greece's iconic islands with at least one port of call each day! Visit Athens, Mykonos, Milos, Santorini, Crete, and Kuşadasi.

Visit iconic Greek islands and experience the history, charm and sunny skies of this incredible region. Your flights, accommodations, land and ferry transfers are included, and you'll have ample time to explore the islands at your own pace.

Please CONTACT US for 2019 Prices from your gateway*:
Sample Prices (based on May 25 departure):
$3292/pp tax incl (Comfort)/from Toronto
$3483/pp tax incl (Comfort)/from St. John's
$3456/pp tax incl (Comfort)/from Moncton
$3653/pp tax incl (Comfort)/from Edmonton
*Prices are in CAD funds, per person, based on double occupancy with round-trip flight in Economy Class
Prices are always subject to change, please request an updated quote price

DAILY ITINERARY

Out & About - Suggested Itinerary

The day-to-day locations are already set and hotel accommodations will already be booked, but what you do during the day in each location is completely up to you. We've gathered our top picks for suggested itineraries, places to visit, things to do and even great spots for tasty treats. Explore to your heart's content and take our suggestions - or don't! No one decides what your travel days look like but you. Just make sure to get to the hotel on time!

Day 1        Depart Canada
Fly to Athens.

Day 2        Welcome to Athens

Upon arrival, transfer to your Athens hotel and check in. Spend the rest of the day exploring Athens at your own pace.

Day 3        Athens - 7-Day Cruise

After breakfast, transfer to Piraeus port to embark on your Greek Islands cruise.This is a primary departure point for Greek Island cruises from Athens. Piraeus is a hub of activity that will bring your senses to life. With a sun-soaked promenade, al-fresco cafés and bars, and countless shops, it's a place where you can easily relax with a glass of wine and watch the world go by.
Meal(s): Breakfast; dinner on board

Day 4        Cruise - Mykonos: At leisure
Arrive early in the morning in Mykonos. Spend the day exploring the old town, the port and the famous windmills. Keep your eyes peeled for Petros the Pelican, the mascot of Mykonos.
Meal(s): Breakfast; lunch and dinner on board

Day 5        Cruise - Milos: At leisure
Arrive in Milos this morning and discover the island at your own pace. Head to one of the island's many beaches or quaint fishing villages.
Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board

Days 6 & 7        Cruise - Santorini: At leisure & shore excursion
Arrive in the morning in Santorini, where you'll have ample time to explore the island of striking cliffs, white houses and domed churches. On one of the days, enjoy your included half-day excursion to picture‑perfect Oia.
More Moments Activity Included

  • Santorini Shore Excursion - Oia Village: Drive by the picturesque villages of Firostefani, Imerovigli and Megalochori to picture-perfect Oia, perched on the caldera rim. Walk through the beautiful labyrinth of shops, cafés and art galleries. Revel in the awe-inspiring scenery and breathtaking views.

Meal(s): 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinners on board

Day 8        Cruise - Crete (Heraklion): Shore excursion
Upon arrival at the port of Heraklion, head out on a half-day excursion to visit the Minoan Palace of Knossos.
More Moments Activity Included

  • Crete Shore Excursion - Minoan Palace of Knossos: Pass by the Koules Fortress, the Venetian Loggia and the Morozini fountain on the way to the Palace of Knossos. The ruins of this ancient city demonstrate the incredible wealth and sophistication of the Minoan civilization.

Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board

Day 9        Cruise - Kuşadasi (Turkey): Shore excursion
Early morning arrival in Kuşadasi on the Turkish coast. Visit the ancient city of Ephesus on your half-day excursion.
More Moments Activity
Included

  • Kuşadasi Shore Excursion - Ancient Ephesus Through the Ages: Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site and see relics from Hellenistic and Roman eras. Stroll through the ancient city and see the Agora, the Odeon and the Library of Celsus. End the day at the Grand Bazaar.

Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board

Day 10        Athens - Return to Canada
Arrive in Athens early in the morning. Disembark and transfer to the airport to board your flight home.
Meal(s): Breakfast

HOTEL CHOICES (or similar)
OPTION 1 - Comfort
Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a Standard Room at all hotels during the trip.

  • Athens: Polis Grand Hotel 4-star (or similar) (1 night)
  • Cruise: Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin (7 nights)

OPTION 2 - Superior

  • Athens: Electra Hotel 4-star (or similar) (1 night)
  • Cruise: Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin (7 nights)

OPTION 3 - Premium

  • Athens: Electra Metropolis Hotel 5-star (or similar) (1 night)
  • Cruise: Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin (7 nights)

Room occupancy: max. 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.

INCLUDED WITH YOUR PACKAGE COST

  • Round-trip flights to Athens (if flight/hotel package option is chosen)
  • Airport and port transfers in Athens
  • 1 night of hotel accommodation
  • 7 nights of cruise accommodation on full board (3 meals per day) basis
  • 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 7 dinners; alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks on cruise
  • More Moments - 3 shore excursions : 1 in Santorini, 1 in Crete and 1 in Kuşadasi
  • Porterage and gratuities on cruise
  • Earn Aeroplan® Miles


NOT INCLUDED

  • Meals other than those detailed
  • Baggage handling/porterage
  • Gratuities
  • Optional tours
  • Fees for visa if required

REMARKS
• Travellers should always cover their shoulders and legs when visiting some religious sites.
• In Europe, hotel rooms are generally smaller than in North America. There are rarely two double beds in a room. Triple rooms usually feature one double bed and one single bed or three single beds or one double bed and one foldaway bed or two single beds and one foldaway bed.
• Some types of sports equipment, including golf bags, etc., are not accepted in the rooms. They have to be kept in a specific area, which is usually locked.
• All hotels provide towels; some do not offer face cloths.
• In most European countries the voltage is 220V.

WHY CHOOSE US?

We are Greece experts, having travelled to the Greek Islands and the mainland of Greece numerous times, we can give you first-hand experience what distances are covered in Greece, what to watch for, and how to get value for your money.

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