Classical Greece - 7 Nights Greek Island Cruise

A 7-night cruise to Greece with Variety Cruises

Cruise Departure from: Athens

Cruise Itinerary for 2018

Day 1: Athens / Kea

Embarkation at Marina Zea in Athens, between 2-3 pm. Enjoy a welcome drink and meet your crew and fellow passengers. Depart via Cape Sounion to Kea. Time at leisure to explore Kea’s tiny port, Korrisia after dinner. Departure in the early hours for Delos. Overnight at sea.

Day 2: Delos - Mykonos

Optional morning tour to the unique archaeological site of Delos, antiquity’s most sacred island. On to the port of Mykonos, with a swim stop on the way. Free afternoon and evening to enjoy the island’s cosmopolitan lifestyle. Overnight in Mykonos.

Day 3: Santorini

Noon arrival in Santorini (anchorage at Fira). Experience the stunning natural drama of the volcanic caldera. Optional tour to archaeological sites and typical villages with unique views over the Aegean Sea. Overnight sailing to Crete.

Day 4: Rethymnon Crete

Morning arrival at Crete’s famous and lively port of Rethymnon. Optional tour to the ancient city of Knossos near Heraklion. Late departure for Kythira. Overnight at sea.

Day 5: Kythira

Late morning swim stop and afternoon arrival to Kythira, a less known island gem now fast becoming a favourite among visitors to Greece. Evening at leisure to visit the picturesque main town of Chora and experience the subdued charms of this peaceful island. Overnight in Kythira.

Day 6: Monemvassia - Nafplion

Early morning sailing to Monemvassia. Discover a remarkable medieval fortified town, with time at leisure to explore the uniquely preserved Byzantine and Venetian architecture and experience the beauty of the natural setting. Depart for Nafplion in the early afternoon, with a swim stop on the way. Evening arrival at Nafplion. The old quarter is charming, with narrow streets and characteristic period architecture. Also, impressive medieval fortifications can be seen in the port and crowning the hills above. Overnight in Nafplion.

Day 7: Hydra

Optional tour to Mycenae, the powerful walled palace of Agamemnon, the Homeric Achaean king. Early afternoon departure for the islands of Hydra. Time at leisure to explore this picturesque port town. Overnight in port.

Day 8: Athens

Departure in the early hours for Marina Zea, Piraeus. Arrival and disembarkation after breakfast.

Departure Dates for 2018

May04111825
June1529
July1320
August1017
September1421
October0519

Sailings operated on M/Y Harmony V. Mays's sailings operated on M/Y Callisto.

Cruise Rates for 2018 (Rates in $USD per person)

Cat.DescriptionDouble / TwinSingle
C M/Y Callisto: Lower deck, twin bedded cabins | M/Y Harmony V: Main deck, double bedded cabins $ 2990 $ 4784
B M/Y Callisto: Lower deck, twin bedded cabins | M/Y Harmony V: Main deck, twin or double bedded cabins $ 3490 $ 5584
A M/Y Callisto: Main deck, twin or double bedded cabins | M/Y Harmony V: Upper deck, twin or double bedded cabins $ 3990 $ 6384
P M/Y Callisto: Main deck, twin or double bedded cabins | M/Y Harmony V: Upper deck, twin or double bedded cabins $ 4490 $ 7184
  3rd Person discount in Cat. A for M/Y Harmony V or in Cat. C & Cat. B for M/Y Callisto 30% -
  Children 7-10 y/o discount in triple cabin with 2 adults in Cat. A for M/Y Harmony V or in Cat. C & Cat. B for M/Y Callisto 50% -
  Children 10-16 y/o discount in triple cabin with 2 adults in Cat. A for M/Y Harmony V or in Cat. C & Cat. B for M/Y Callisto 35% -
Port Taxes $ 315

Included

  • Accommodation in double or twin cabins with private SH/WC & air conditioning.
  • Buffet breakfast and 1 meal daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a Greek night Evening, fun BBQ, weather permitting) and Captain’s Dinner.
  • Regular (filter) coffee, tea and drinking water free all day.
  • Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment (subject to availability).
  • English-Speaking Cruise Escort.

Not Included

  • Beverages (except those mentioned above).
  • Shore excursions on the islands or other land arrangements.
  • Crew tips.
  • Passenger personal expenses.
  • Wi-Fi (available at charge).

M/Y Callisto

M/Y Harmony V