7-day Classical Greece cruise
Aegean islands, Crete and Continental Greece (Eastern Peloponese) from Athens-Marina Zea
on board the mega yacht "Harmony G"; in the year 2018 the cruise will be operated by the "Harmony V" and the "Callisto".
Enjoy a harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private yachting, along with an exciting voyage of discovery, unravelling the wonders of the Classical Greece. Each day you will discover a new port of call, a hidden cove with crystal blue waters to cool you, a glimpse of ancient history to amaze you and rich cultural diversity to intrigue you.
7-day cruise to the Greek islands itinerary
|Day||Ports / Cruise Program|
|Fri.||Marina Zea, Piraeus(Athens)|
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Kithyra.
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.
Optional tour to Mycenae, the powerful walled palace of Agamemnon, the Homeric Achaean king.
Early afternoon departure for the island of Hydra. Time at leisure to explore its picturesque port town. Overnight in port.
|Fri.||Marina Zea, Piraeus(Athens)|
Departure in the early hours for Marina Zea, Piraeus. Arrival and disembarkation after breakfast.
|Itineraries can be changed at the discretion of Variety Cruises and of the vessel's Captain in case of adverse weather conditions (winds of 6/7 Beaufort or more depending on the vessel) on port authorities not allowing a vessel to leave port, or in case of other extraordinary conditions.|
Such itinerary changes do not entitle automatically passengers to any refunds but Variety Cruises guarantees that passengers are disembarked at the advertised port of disembarkation on time for their flights.
Information on "Marina Zeas" on the map of Piraeus port.
7-day cruise sailling dates & ships
Pre- & post-cruise package
With rates starting from EUR151 per person, you get
- two overnights, in double room, in a centrally located hotel in Athens including breakfast
- both ways private transfers between Athens and the cruise port.
Why to take this package deal?
- Athens, the city close to the cruise port is more than just the place your cruise begins and ends; it's an exciting and world renowned destination!
- If you have to take an overnight flight or a long haul flight you need at least a day to recover, otherwise the first day or two of your cruise can be an absolute waste.
- It functions as a "safety-cushion" in case of flights' or other delays.
- It is a convenient way to get by pre-arranged transfers from your hotel to the pier and back. Like this you avoid to carry heavy luggage in public means of transportation.
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a non-binding quote that will match the number and ages of persons travelling,
as well as information on available upgrades.