Embark on an odyssey of epic proportions on this 12-day tour and cruise in Greece. | Offer expires March 2, 2024

Your Days, Your Way with Choice Touring by Globus

Price: $4,199 CAD Per Person

(Price per person, based on double occupancy, cabin category IB.)

Offer: Save $1,300 CAD Per Couple on Select Globus 2024 Choice Tours

Departure Date: June 21, 2024

Return Date: July 2, 2024

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How will you unleash your inner god or goddess? Sailing on sapphire waters? Exploring ancient treasures? Mixing it up with the locals or stirring up Greek specialties? With complimentary YourChoice Excursions, you choose when, where, and how to say, “Opa!” Keep the adventure afloat and the wind in your sails on an Aegean Sea cruise to ancient digs in Turkey and the gardens of the gods on the Greek Isles.

Why This Tour is Epic from A to Zeus:

  • An immersive Greek odyssey on land and sea.
  • A flexible itinerary that offers oceans of legendary sights and myth-breaking stories.
  • Included YourChoice Excursions in Athens and Volos.

Photo: Map of the itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Athens

Welcome to Athens! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and travel companions for a welcome drink at your hotel.

Day 2: Athens

Orientation tour. YourChoice Excursions include one of the following activities of your choice:

Delve: Land Ho on a Heroes' Cape

Visit Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon on the Attica Peninsula rich with epic Greek legends and maritime stories

Float: See, Sea & Odyssey

Aegina Island took its name from a nymph of Greek mythology. According to legend, Zeus fell in love with the daughter of the river god Asopos, and brought her to this stunning island. Cruise to the island in the heart of the Saronic Gulf, near the islands of Poros and Agistri to revel in a great number of sights and natural beauty. See the Monastery of A.g. Nektarios. Explore the picturesque capital of Aegina Town at the center of the island. Boasting elegant Neoclassical buildings, narrow alleys, and a bustling seafront promenade, Aegina Town is the stuff of legend for a perfectly relaxing day!

Gaze: Antiques & Antiquities in Athens

A guided tour of The Acropolis Museum, The Parthenon, and the Erectheion Caryatids brings Athens' great architectural history to life!

Photo: Parthenon in Athens, Greece

Day 3: Athens - Delphi - Itea

Delphi: Guided visit to the excavations and Archaeological Museum.

Itea: Free time this evening.

Photo: Delphi, Greece

Day 4: Itea - Excursion to Galazidi

Galazidi: Olive-oil tasting with local specialties. Free time.

Day 5: Itea - Volos

Volos: Orientation and free time.

Day 6: Volos

YourChoice Excursions include one of the following activities of your choice:

Pedal: On A Roll in Volos

Enjoy a leisurely half-day bike ride in the port city of Volos to see ancient landmarks with a Local Guide, including lunch with local specialties

Taste: Stir-Up Greek Specialties

Visit a local farm in Mount Pelion and learn to cook local specialties with an expert chef and enjoy your creations amid stunning scenery.

Stroll: The Centaur's Path

Discover the charming village lanes of Pelion with a walk along the scenic Centaur's Path. Enjoy a lunch of light, local specialties.

Day 7: Volos - Thermopylae - Athens

Thermopylae: Visit the battle site.

Athens: Dinner at a local restaurant.

Day 8: Athens - Mykonos

Athens: Embarkation.

Mykonos: Free time to explore.

Day 9: Cruising: Kusadasi, Turkey - Patmos, Greece

Kusadasi: Visit the Greek, Roman, and Byzantine excavations of Ephesus.

Patmos: Afternoon call.

Day 10: Cruising: Heraklion, Crete - Santorini, Greece

Heraklion: Visit the Minoan Palace of Knossos.

Santorini: Afternoon call (weather permitting).

Day 11: Athens

Disembarkation. Free day.

Photo: Theatre at the Acropolis in Athens

Day 12: Athens

Your vacation ends with breakfast in the morning.

Don't delay, book your adventure today! Offer expires Match 2, 2024. 

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