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Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Relax and indulge yourself on a three-night cruise of the incredible Aegean Islands, then enjoy ample free time on dreamy Santorini.

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, Greece (ATH), Santorini, Cyclades, Greece, Greece

11  Days | 9  nights
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INCLUSIONS

  • Round-trip flights to Athens (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • Local flight from Santorini to Athens
  • Airport and port transfers in Athens and Santorini
  • 6 nights of hotel accommodation
  • 3 nights of cruise accommodation on all-inclusive basis
  • 9 breakfasts; 4 lunches, 3 dinners, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks on cruise
  • More Moments - 2 shore excursions: 1 in Kuşadasi and 1 in Rhodes
  • Porterage and gratuities on cruise
  • Earn Aeroplan Miles

 

 

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Athens.

Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Day 2

Welcome to Athens

Upon arrival in Athens, transfer to your hotel and check in. Spend the rest of your day exploring Athens and falling in love with Greece.

Accommodation:
(1 night)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Days 3 & 4

Athens: At leisure

Wander through Athens with two full days of leisure time. Make your own itinerary, or choose an optional tour of the Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum ($).

Meal(s): 2 breakfasts
Accommodation:
(2 nights)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Day 5

Athens - 4-Day Cruise - Mykonos

After breakfast, head to the Piraeus port to embark on your four-day cruise of the Greek Islands and Turkey. Your first port of call is the lovely island of Mykonos, with its beautiful white houses, windmills and chapels. Be charmed by the island's capital, with its narrow cobbled streets, chic boutiques, elegant nightclubs and fantastic cafés. Don't miss the neighbourhood of Little Venice and its charming views. Hop back on board your ship late in the day for evening passage to Kuşadasi and Patmos.

Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Day 6

Cruise - Kuşadasi: Shore Excursion - Patmos

Two ports of call today: Kuşadasi in Turkey and Patmos in Greece. In Kuşadasi, head out on an excursion to ancient Ephesus, included in your package. Continue to Patmos in the afternoon.

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.
Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Day 7

Cruise - Rhodes: Shore Excursion

Wake up at Rhodes, the island of knights. Arrive in Rhodes, the island of knights.

More Moments Activities Included:
LOCAL GEMS: Rhodes Shore Excursion: Acropolis of Lindos and Citadel of the Knights: Explore the island with an included Acropolis of Lindos and the Citadel of the Knights excursion. Admire the view from the top of the citadel. At the Citadel of the Knights, stroll through a perfectly preserved glimpse of history.
Meal(s): Breakfast, lunch and dinner on board
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Day 8

Cruise - Crete (Heraklion) - Santorini

In the morning, visit Crete’s capital city, Heraklion. Then, sail to Santorini, where you’ll bid farewell to your cruise.

Meal(s): Breakfast and lunch on board
Accommodation:
(1 night)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Days 9 & 10

Santorini: At leisure

Fully explore Santorini over two blissful days. Santorini is renowned for its romance, fascinating archaeological sites and history, and top-notch beaches. If you like, visit the Museum of Prehistoric Thera in Fira ($), which hosts artifacts from the sites of Akrotiri and Ancient Thira. Be sure to check out Oia’s incredible sunsets.

Meal(s): 2 breakfasts
Accommodation:
(2 nights)
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

Day 11

Santorini - Return to Canada

After breakfast, transfer to the Santorini airport for your local flight to Athens, where you will board your flight home.

Meal(s): Breakfast
Iconic Aegean (9 nights)

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)
Polis Grand Hotel(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Athenaeum Grand Hotel(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Star Hotel(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Divani Caravel Hotel(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Costa Grand Resort & Spa(or similar)
Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Kallisti Hotel & Suites(or similar)
Option of Standard Inside or Standard Outside cabin(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

Thursdays from April 4 - October 24, 2019

MORE TO KNOW

Not included
  • Meals, unless noted
  • Transfers, unless noted
  • Additional activities and excursions
  • Personal expenses and insurance
  • 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.

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