Turquoise Coast & Islands of the Eastern Aegean (Rhodes)« All Panorama II cruise options
|Dates||Deck + Cabin Type|
|Category C||Category B||Cateogry A|
- Please note that shore excursions are offered at additional costs.
- Child Discount:
Children between the ages of 7-10 sharing a cabin with two paying adults receive a 50% discount. Children between the ages of 10-16 sharing a cabin with two paying adults receive a 35% discount.
Day 1 Rhodes, Greece / Symi, Greece
Afternoon embarkation in port this afernoon and settle into your cabin aboard the Panorama II. This evening set sail for Symi. In the evening, each the quaint port of Symi with its typical architecture and lively atmosphere. Late at night sail north. Overnight at sea.
Day 2 Patmos, Greece
In the morning stop at an island for a short swim stop (weather permitting). Mid day arrive at magnificent Patmos, the Island of St. John's exile. Your optional Patmos afternoon excursion includes two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Grotto and Monastery of St. John and the historic centre of the medieval town of Chora. Overnight in port.
Day 3 Kusadasi, Turkey
The bustling port of Kusadasi is your gateway to Ephesus, one of the greatest classical sites of the Mediterranean. The white marble library, the marble theatre and the Roman baths will show the facets of Ancient Greek and Roman culture. Morning excursion to Ephesus. Overnight in port.
Day 4 Didim, Turkey
Didim, home of the antique city of Didyma was successively a Mycenaean, Cretan, Persian, Roman and Byzantine settlement. The optional excursions showcases the Oracle Shrine of Apollo and the Ancient city of Miletus once a powerful Ionian and is considered to have given birth to Western philosophy and to Thales in particular. Overnight in port.
Day 5 Bodrum, Turkey
Today reach Bodrum known in the Antiquity as Halicarnassus, the capital city of Caria Kingdom. Herodotus the father of History was born here. Centuries later the Knight of St. John took over the city and built St. Peter's Castle. The optional excursion includes the Halicarnassus site, the castle and the Mausoleum, once one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Leave Bodrum after dinner for a night sailing to Fethiye.
Day 6 Fethiye, Turkey
Arrive at Fethiye, known as Telmessos in ancient times. The city was very prominent and a center of prophecy, pledged to Apollon. That the city life was rich and highly cultured during the Hellenistic and Roman periods is evident from the existing monuments. Today, the majority of ancient ruins in Telmessos are rock-tombs, Lycian-type sarcophagi, the fortress and the Roman Theater. Your morning excursion will also bring you to Pinara. After lunch you will return to port and board the Panorama I to sail to the Cleopatra Sunken baths site. After a last swim and farewell dinner, sail to Marmaris. Arrival late at night and overnight in port.
Day 7 Marmaris, Turkey / Rhodes, Greece
Time for an optional morning 1/2 day excursion and day at leisure to visit a local beach. In the afternoon leave for Rhodes. This evening reach Rhodes, the city famous for its amazing fortified Old City, one of the best preserved Medieval settlement in Europe. Overnight in Rhodes port.
Day 8 Rhodes, Greece / Disembark
Disembark this morning for your continued journey home.
Itinerary Notes<Cruise fares include:
- Accommodation in double or twin cabins with private SH/WC & air conditioning
- Full board: American buffet breakfast and 2 meals daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a Turkish Night , fun BBQ (weather permitting) and Captainís Dinner.
- Regular (filter) coffee, tea and still mineral water free all day.
- Use of fishing and snorkeling equipment (subject to availability).
- Multilingual Cruise Escort.
Not included in cruise fare:
- Beverages (except those mentioned above)
- Shore excursions on the islands or other land arrangements
- Crew tips
- Passenger personal expenses
- Rates do not reflect port charges: please add $190 per person.
Deposit & Payment
Initial deposit is 30% trip cost, and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at: https://www.adventure-life.com/forms/fourways.php
Final payment is due 70 days prior to departure.
Final payment by bank transfer, check or Visa, Mastercard, Discover, or Amex. Credit Card payments subject to 3% convenience fee and maximum $15,000 charge.
Booking last minute? No problem! Please contact one of our trip planners, and we can get you on your way if booking less than 70 days prior to departure.
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|Days Prior to departure||Fee|
|61 days or more||Deposit|
|60-31 days||30% cruise cost|
|30-0 days||100% cruise cost|
- Ship Highlights
- Passengers : 49
Discover a 2 masted state-of-the-art sail cruiser which can accommodate up to 49 passengers in 25 cabins. Panorama II was launched in 2004 offering the highest standard of accommodation and comfort safety.
Life aboard the Panorama II
The public areas include a main lounge with deep pile carpet and comfortable sofas. Free PC use, internet service and SAT TV is available in this area.
The bar and restaurant area at the Lower deck is the perfect setting for your meals or drinks, with generous buffet space and seating. Special meal programs (e.g. vegetarian meals) are available on request.
The aft area at the Upper deck provides generous semi covered or sun exposed areas with loungers & chairs.
The swimming platform on Panorama II stern enables you to swim when weather and anchorage conditions permit. For more active passengers equipment for water sports, such as kayak, snorkeling and windsurf, is available on request.
Panorama II Accommodations
The Panorama II cabins located at the upper and main decks are equipped with windows, while those at the lower deck come with portholes. All cabins are handsomely designed, finished with lustrous wood trims and warm fabrics. The fully equipped bathrooms are finished with marble. All cabins are air-conditioned and fitted with TV, telephone, hairdryers, mini-fridge, central music, public address system and safe boxes.
Located on the lower deck, porthole and private bath facilities. Twin beds or one double bed.
Located on the lower deck, porthole and private bath facilities. Twin beds, one double bed or triple beds.
Main or upper deck, window and private bath facilities. Twin beds or one double bed.