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Island Life in Ancient Greece

Sept. 12–20, 2019

Tour Operator: Gohagan & Co.


Activity Level: Moderate

Join us for this unparalleled nine-day Aegean odyssey cruising round trip Athens, Greece, aboard the Le Bougainville. Call on the islands of Delos, Mykonos, Pátmos, Rhodes and Santorini, and the Peloponnese Peninsula. Visit extraordinary Meteora, where 14th- and 15th-century monasteries stand high atop natural sandstone pinnacles, and walk through legendary sites of antiquity—including the ancient citadel of Mycenae and historic Epidaurus.

Highlights

  • Aegean Odyssey exploring iconic jewels and legendary, mythical places
  • Visit up to nine UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Call on island steeped in myth and history—Delos, Mykonos, Pátmos, Santorini and medieval Rhodes
  • Visit extraordinary Meteora, where 24 Orthodox monasteries stand high atop natural sandstone pinnacles
  • Walk through the fabled Lion Gate of the legendary city of Mycenae
  • Explore the monumental ruins of the Sanctuary of Asklepios in historic Epidaurus

Itinerary

Day 1: Depart the U.S.

Day 2: Athens, Greece/Embark Le Bougainville

Day 3: Volos for Meteora

Day 4: Delos/Mykonos

Day 5: Pátmos

Day 6: Rhodes for Lindos

Day 7: Santorini for Akrotiri

Day 8: Nafplion for Mycenae and Epidaurus

Day 9: Athens/Disembark ship/Return to the U.S.

Program Itinerary is subject to change. See final brochure for complete details.

Cost Details

Cruise rates start at $4,695 and vary by cabin category. Please see tour brochure for details.

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