Land & Sea Duo

Start off in action-packed Athens, then relax aboard a four‑day cruise and explore Greece's stunning islands.

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.

Location

Athens, Mykonos, Kuşadasi, Patmos, Rhodes, Crete and Santorini

 

Location:

Athens, Greece (ATH), Greece

9  Days | 7  nights
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INCLUSIONS

  • Round-trip flights to Athens (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • Airport and port transfers in Athens, Mykonos and Santorini
  • 3 nights of hotel accommodation
  • 4 nights of cruise accommodation on all-inclusive basis
  • 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners; alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks on cruise
  • 3 More Moments activities included:
    • Half-day tour to the Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum
    • Kuşadasi Shore Excursion - Ancient Ephesus Through the Ages
    • Rhodes Shore Excursion - Acropolis of Lindos and Citadel of the Knights
  • Porterage and cruise gratuities
  • Earn and redeem Aeroplan® Miles

 

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Athens.

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Day 2

Welcome to Athens

Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to explore Athens at your own pace.

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Days 3

Athens: Sightseeing

Head out on a half-day sightseeing tour of Athens.

More Moments Activity Included

  • The Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum: Expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 (short stop). Then it’s on to see the Temple of the Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). Continue on to visit the magnificent Acropolis to admire architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally the awe-inspiring Parthenon. Last stop is the New Acropolis Museum, a must-see in Athens and voted by the Sunday Times as the 3rd best museum of the world.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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Day 4

Athens : At Leisure

Enjoy a full day to explore Athens, Greece's largest city and the nation's capital. Delve into ancient history, or enjoy excellent shopping on Emrou, Kolonaki and Voukourestiou streets.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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Day 5

Athens - 4-Day Cruise: Mykonos

Transfer to the port and embark on your cruise. Head to Mykonos, your first port of call. Explore the international hotspot of Mykonos, with its cubic houses, windmills and chapels, great shopping and art, and incredible nightlife. Explore the town's winding narrow streets, visit the Church of Panagia Paraportiani, or enjoy a drink in Little Venice.

 

Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
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Day 6

Cruise: Kuşadasi Shore Excursion - Patmos

Explore two ports of call today: Kuşadasi in Turkey and Patmos in Greece. Arrive in Kuşadasi early in the morning and join an excursion to ancient Ephesus. Next, head to Patmos. Stroll through the charming town or join an optional shore excursion to the Monastery of Saint John and the Grotto of the Apocalypse ($).
 

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Kuşadasi Shore Excursion - Ancient Ephesus Through the Ages: Discover the incredible UNESCO World Heritage Site and see relics from Hellenistic and Roman eras. Stroll through the ancient city and see the Agora, the Temple of Hadrian and the Library of Celsus. End the excursion at Kuşadasi's Grand Bazaar.
Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
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Day 7

Cruise: Rhodes Shore Excursion

Arrive early in the morning in Rhodes, the island of knights. Join your tour of the Acropolis of Lindos and the Citadel of the Knights, included in your package.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Rhodes Shore Excursion - Acropolis of Lindos and Citadel of the Knights: Visit the ancient Acropolis of Lindos, where monuments abound from Greek, Roman and medieval times. Marvel at the perfectly preserved Citadel of the Knights.
Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
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Day 8

Cruise: Crete (Heraklion) - Santorini

Two ports of call today! In Heraklion, Crete’s capital city, you may visit the Minoan Palace of Knossos ($) or explore the town. Continue to Santorini to take in the spectacular scenery, or you might want to join an optional excursion to Oia ($), the most photographed spot in Greece.

Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
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Day 9

Athens - Return to Canada

After breakfast, disembark and transfer to airport for your where you will board your flight home.
 

Meal(s): Breakfast
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ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Athens, Greece (ATH)
The Stanley Hotel(or similar)
Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Athenaeum Smart(or similar)
Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Divani Palace Acropolis(or similar)
Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a standard room at all hotels during the trip.
Bed size(s): 1 double bed or 2 twin beds
Room occupancy: Maximum 3 people (3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child)

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Thursday from April 2 - October 22, 2020

MORE TO KNOW

This tour does not offer guaranteed accommodations.

Not included

  • Meals, unless noted
  • Transfers, unless noted
  • Additional activities and excursions
  • Personal expenses and insurance

ACTIVITIES

The More Moments activities/excursions mentioned in the itinerary are all included in the package, but may be rescheduled to take place on an earlier or later day, depending on availability and operational day.

The Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum:

  • Half-day morning tour
  • April to October
  • Daily service
  • English/French Departure at 8:45 am – return at 1:30 pm

CITY TAXES

City taxes are applicable for hotel stays in Greece and are payable in local currency upon arrival. Rates vary from 1 EUR to 5 EUR depending on hotel star rating and location and are calculated per room, per night. Rates are subject to change without notice.

Pricing display

Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.