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Iconic Aegean - 7 day Cruise - from Lavrio

Duration:
7 Days
Departure:
Every Friday
Company: Celestyal Cruises Cruise:
Celestyal Olympia
from

Athens (Lavrion), Istanbul (Turkey), Kusadasi (Turkey), Santorini, Agios Nikolaos (Crete), Rhodes, Symi, Chios, Mykonos, Athens (Lavrion)

Day 1: Athens (Lavrion) - Departure at 12:00
60 kilometres from Athens, Lavrion is a bustling port and is an ancient silver mining center. The city’s silver mines date to prehistory and a bustling port. From here you can tour the following: Cape Sounion, The Cape of Columns, The Temple of Poseidon, Keeping on the Good Side of the God of the Sea.


Day 2: Instabul (Turkey)  Arrival at 09:00 /Departure at 19:00

This is one of the world’s great cities, home to Byzantine and Ottoman architectural jewels.Visit  The Blue Mosque,the Largest, Most Beautiful Mosque in Istanbul, Hagia Sophia-The Cathedral That Became a Museum,The Basilica Cistern, The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople-Founded by St. Andrew, The Topkapi Palace Museum-Home of the Ottoman Sultans, The Old Hippodrome, The Grand Bazaar-A Maze of 61 Covered Streets, & The Spice Bazaar, Savoury and Sweet.


Day 3: Kusadasi Arrival at 15:30 / Departure at 22:00
The area has been a center of art and culture since some of the earliest recorded history, and has been settled by many civilizations since being founded in 3000 BC. Kusadasi is currently one of the finest is resort town on the Aegean coast. Some of Kusadasi highlights are House of the Virgin Mary,Ancient Ephesus, The Magnesian Gate,The Odeon, The Library of Celsus and more.


Day 4: Santorini Arrival at 14:30 / Departure at 21:00
Its incredible cliffs rise from the blue waters of the Aegean toward the azure sky. Take a jeep safari into the interior or a cruise to Santorini’s smaller islands and volcanoes. Explore the Akrotiri Village excavations, wander about the beautiful hilltop village of Fira, the island’s unique capital, or just relax in a café in stunning Oia Village, and watch the sunset from 300 meters above the sparkling sea. Enjoy a glass of wine with a view from the sky…


Day 5: Agios Nikolaos (Crete) Arrival at 07:00/ Departure  18:00
Enjoy an incredible day in Crete, Greece’s largest island. Crete is a wonderland of pristine beaches, hiking trails, rivers and archaeological marvels. Visit Elounda, Agios Nikolaos, The Minoan Palace of Knossos & Cosmopolitan Heraklion.


Day 6: Rhodes Greece Arrival at 07:00 / Departure at 14:00
You will have a full day to explore yet another incomparable island. Medieval tour - Acropolis of Lindos and the Citadel of the knights and Philerimos church & Palace of the knights.


Day 6:  Symi Greece Arrival at16:30/ Departure at 20:00
Symi boasts a picture-perfect capital. The mansions of sponge fishing millionaires and shipping magnates climb the hillsides above the harbour at Symi, a protected architectural site since the 1970s. Two steep stairways lead to Horio, home of the Knights’ Castle and 13 churches. Don’t miss exquisite Panormitis Monastery, built in the 15th century on the seafront along Panormitis Bay.


Day 7: Chios Greece  Arrival at    07:00  / Departure at  12:00
Chios is allegedly the birthplace of Christopher Columbus and almost swimming distance from the Turkish coast. Chios is mountainous, but it offers visitors a stunning array of beautiful beaches. Vist Nea Moni Monastery-One of the World's Most Famous Byzantine Buildings, Kambos,The Centre of Chian Citrus Production, The Mastic Villages, Unique Aegean Architecture and Design & The "Ghost Town" of Anavatos.


Day 7: Mykonos - Arrival at 18:00/ Departure at 23:59
Mykonos is a delightful island renowned for its lovely countryside and its beaches, its iconic windmills and sea breezes. Petros the Pelecan welcomes you in the island, visit  Mykonos Town an Exquisite Whitewashed Maze, the Alefkhandra Neighbourhood Myconos liltle Venice and the traditional Cycladic village Ano Mera.


Day 8: Athens (Lavrion) Arrival at 06:00
60 kilometres from Athens, Lavrion is a bustling port and is an ancient silver mining center. The city’s silver mines date to prehistory and a bustling port. From here you can tour the  Cape Sounion, the Cape of Columns and The Temple of Poseidon. 


 

Prices and Services

Internal cabins External cabins
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The prices are per  person.

Included

  • Accomodation, full board (breakfast, Lunch & dinner), taxes & other expences, transfers by bus to Myconos city centre, excursion to Kusadasi (KUS-02), “All Inclusive Drink Package”, gym, entertaining programm.

Not included

  • Optional excursions, transfer services to/of departure ports, travel insurance, spa services, personal expenses
Order a drink on the Hera deck, beside the Olympia’s sparkling pool, and watch the Aegean unfurl before your very eyes. Two lounges, five bars, three restaurants, fully-equipped Olympian Gym, the Sana Beauty Centre, the Travel Value & Experiential Shopping Centres, the library and a Kids’ Club are always at your service. Celestyal Olympia can accommodate up to 1664 passengers in 724 cabins with en suite WC, TV, Radio and A/C.
Construction: 
1982
Max capacity: 
37,584 τμ
Width: 
28,4μ
Crew members: 
525
Max speed: 
17κ
Renovation: 
2005
Length: 
215μ
Passengers: 
1664
Total Cabins: 
724