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Experience the wonders of the Aegean Sea on one of Adventure Life's small ship cruises to Athens in 2024. Join us on a cruise journey to the Jewels of the Cyclades and the treasures of Antiquity to Byzantium, discovering the rich history and cultural diversity of Greece's islands and coasts. From archaeological site visits to village explorations, each day offers a new adventure, unveiling the marvels of this ancient land. Engage in small ship sailing to Santorini and Mykonos, while enjoying the relaxed pace suitable for all travelers. Delve into the heart of the Greek Islands on a hiking cruise and explore sites like Olympia, Delphi, and Epidaurus. With the option to sail on the L'Austral, Le Bougainville, or the Sea Cloud II, your voyage promises unforgettable experiences and enchanting landscapes. Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of Greece and its historical wonders. Contact one of Adventure Life's tour specialists for help planning your next seamless trip.
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Traditional architecture in Greece.
$2,500
Savings
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Jewels of the Cyclades

8 Day Itinerary aboard Galileo
  • Dine at traditional Greek Tavernas
  • Enjoy a swim-stop at Poliegos
  • Explore Delos's archaeological site
  • Walk through Syros
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Take an 8-day cruise on the Galileo, which leaves and returns to Athens, to see the Aegean Islands, known for their white-washed villages and ports, bright skies, and crystal seas. During your trip, you can visit popular destinations like Santorini and Mykonos, as well as lesser-known islands such …
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Sunset over Athens' port
$7,990
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The Hidden Pearls of the Aegean Sea

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud II
  • Enjoy the windjammer experience
  • Discover Cyclades islands
  • Visit Mycenae, a UNESCO site
  • Learn ancient ruins history
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
DiscovertheundiscoveredwondersoftheCycladesislandstoavoidthetouristcrowds.Take a look at the magnificent Isle of Light, a World Heritage Site, and its numerous temples, which served as the birthplace of the sun god Apollo.Visit Mycenae, one of Greece's most significant archaeological sites and …
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Admire the temples of the Athenian acropolis
$4,760
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At the heart of the Greek Islands

Roundtrip Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • MAUD FONTENOY FOUNDATION
  • Enjoy UNESCO World Heritages Sites
  • Santorini caldera sunset
  • Swimming
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
On this 8-day Greek Islands Cruise aboard L'Austral, experience the rich history and culture of the Aegean Sea on a cruise that visits Delos, the birthplace of Apollo according to mythology. Explore the iconic beaches and windmills of Mykonos, including the picturesque Alefkandra district, with …
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Discover beautiful Symi island
$5,940
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Cruising the Greek Islands of the Southern Aegean: with Smithsonian Journeys

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Smithsonian Journeys Cruise
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Sail the Santorini Caldera
  • Explore Mykonos
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Set sail on the Le Dumont-d’Urvillefor an 8-day cruise to the southern Aegean's most stunning Greek islands, and take in the archipelago's rich cultural history and cool, turquoise waters. On your journey, stop by Patmos' Byzantine monastery, cruise Santorini's caldera, and …
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Colorful local boats in Greece
$7,070
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Cruising the Greek Islands of the Southern Aegean: with Smithsonian Journeys

Roundtrip Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Smithsonian Journeys Cruise
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Sail the Santorini Caldera
  • Explore Mykonos
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Set sail on the L'Austral for an 8-day cruise to the southern Aegean's most stunning Greek islands, and take in the archipelago's rich cultural history and cool, turquoise waters. On your journey, stop by Patmos' Byzantine monastery, cruise Santorini's caldera, and savor the …
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wine tasting
$5,190
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Aegean Wine Cruise

8 Day Itinerary aboard Harmony G
  • Discover Mycenae
  • Experience Monemvasia
  • Wander Platanos' vineyard terraces
  • Visit the charming port of Tinos
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 8-day wine cruise from Athens to Athens aboard the Harmony G to explore the Aegean region's rich wine heritage. Departing from Athens, cruise along the Aegean Sea, visiting historic sites like Mycenae in Napfplio and the renowned wine appellation of Nemea. Guided by your wine host, …
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Gondola on Canal Grande at Sunset, Venice
$5,760
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From the City of the Gods to the City of the Doges with the Paris Opera Ballet

Athens - Venice - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover Athens
  • Explore lively districts like Plaka
  • Experience the Corinth Canal
  • Visit the Delphi Sanctuary
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 8-day cruise from the city of the gods to the city of the doges with the Paris Opera Ballet aboard L'Austral. Begin in Athens, where the lively districts of Plaka and key attractions like the National Archaeological Museum await. Witness the marvel of the Corinth Canal, cutting …
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An abandoned theatre in Taormina, Sicily
$4,760
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Islands and cities of the Mediterranean

Athens - Valletta - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Sail from Greece to Malta
  • Explore the city of Valletta
  • Discover Hydra
  • Visit the island of Kythira
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Valletta
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Le Bougainville on an 8-day cruise between Greece and the majestic Maltese coast, exploring the Islands and cities of the Mediterranean. Leaving Athens and traveling towards Paros. Explore the little island of Hydrabefore sailing south to the picturesque Monemvasia. The ship calls at …
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Stop in beautiful Parga
$5,040
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From The City of Gods to The Canals of Venice

Athens - Venice - 9 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover Athens' cultural past
  • Marvel at the Corinth Canal
  • Stroll along Itea's old cobblestone
  • Taste the sweet life of Salento
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Venice
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Explore a 9-day cruise from Athens to Venice aboard L'Austral. Begin in Athens, discovering the Acropolis and vibrant Plaka. Sail through the Corinth Canal for a unique spectacle. In Itea, visit Delphi Sanctuary before embracing Parga's history and lively streets. Otranto in Italy offers …
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Sunset over Palermo
$7,410
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Along the Mediterranean Sea with the Mucem

12 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore Athens
  • Discover Mahon
  • Experience Ibiza
  • Explore Cartagena
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Lisbon
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on a 12-day cruise from Athens to Lisbon on L’Austral. Explore Athens, a city of ancient myths, with the iconic Acropolis. Traverse the Corinth Canal to reach Itea, the gateway to Mount Parnassus and the legendary site of Delphi. Continue to visit vibrant Palermo, a historic city with …
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The ruins of Athens
$1,950
Savings
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Antiquity to Byzantium

Athens - Corinth - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Galileo
  • Explore Nafplion
  • Discover Monemvasia
  • Marvel at Pylos
  • Visit Gythion
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Itea
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing
Activity Level:
Variable
Embark on an 8-day cruise aboard the MS Galileo from Marina Zea to Nafplion, Greece's first capital. Explore Bourtzi fortress and Palamidi hill fort. Then, venture to Ancient Epidaurus and witness its famed theater's exceptional acoustics. Next, journey to Monemvasia, a medieval gem, before …
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Wander through Rome
$7,590
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From the City of Gods to the Eternal City

Athens - Civitavecchia - 12 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Explore the Mediterranean
  • Explore notable stops
  • Explore southern Aegean Sea
  • Explore Civitavecchia
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Civitavecchia
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on a 12-day From the City of Gods to the Eternal City cruise from Athens to Civitavecchia aboard Le Bougainville, exploring the Mediterranean's ancient wonders. Travelers enjoy one complimentary excursion per port of call, with highlights including Taormina in Catania, Chania's …
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$3,490
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Hidden Greece: Unexplored Greek Islands

Athens Roundtrip - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Variety Voyager
  • Discover Kalymnos
  • Enjoy views of the Aegean Sea
  • Learn about the island of Patmos
  • Explore the villages of Ikaria
Starts / Ends:
Athens / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Variety Voyager for this8-dayMediterraneancruise to the legendary Greek Isles.Explore stunning island destinations that offer a taste of true Greek culture. These are places where people take pride in offering hospitality, and where things are done with love and soul. Discover hidden gems …
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Traditional architecture in Greece.
$2,500
NO SS
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Jewels of the Cyclades

8 Day Itinerary aboard Panorama
  • Dine at traditional Greek Tavernas
  • Enjoy a swim-stop at Poliegos
  • Explore Delos's archaeological site
  • Walk through Syros
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Small Ship Sailing, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Take an 8-day cruise on the Panorama, which leaves and returns to Athens, to see the Aegean Islands, known for their white-washed villages and ports, bright skies, and crystal seas. During your trip, you can visit popular destinations like Santorini and Mykonos, as well as lesser-known islands such …
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Relax on the beaches of the Greek Mediterranean
$5,810
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Cruising the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea: Venice to Athens with Smithsonian Journeys

Venice - Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore the Dalmatian Coast
  • Discover UNESCO Heritage Sites
  • Roam Dubrovnik's medieval streets
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Variable
Experience an 8-day cruise along the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea aboard L'Austral. Departing from Venice, delve into the allure of Hvar and Mostar's restored Ottoman charm. Discover Dubrovnik's medieval marvels before sailing to Kotor's Montenegro gem and Albania's …
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Wander through the preserved structures of Dubrovnik
$6,790
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Cruising the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea: Venice to Athens with Smithsonian Journeys

Venice - Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bougainville
  • Explore the Dalmatian Coast
  • Discover UNESCO Heritage Sites
  • Experience the nightlife
  • Discover Corinth Canal and Itea
Starts / Ends:
Venice / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the cities and towns along the Dalmatian Coast in the eastern part of the Adriatic Sea on this 8-day Expedition Cruise with Smithsonian Journeys from Venice to Athens aboard Le Bougainville. Cross the Corinth Canal, and reach Itea the following day. Explore up to six UNESCO World Heritage …
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Coast of Ortigia island at city of Syracuse
$4,840
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Ancient Jewels of the Mediterranean

Valletta - Athens - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Meet a famous puppeteer in Syracuse
  • Immerse in Southern Italy
  • Wander through the ancient streets
Starts / Ends:
Valletta / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on an enchanting 8-day Ancient Jewels of the Mediterranean cruise aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville. Starting in Valetta, indulge in included excursions at each port. Meet a famed puppeteer in Syracuse, explore quaint villages in Paros, and visit the historic Rodolico shipyard. Discover the …
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Old town harbor of Antalya
$5,520
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The Jewels of the Aegean

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Visit Kusadasi's fishing village
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Discover Patmos's landscapes
  • Sail the Cyclades archipelago
Starts / Ends:
Antalya / Athens
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Set sail on the Le Dumont-d’Urvillefor an 9-day cruise to the southern Aegean's most stunning Greek islands, and take in the archipelago's rich cultural history and cool, turquoise waters. Explore Antalya's Roman port, medieval Rhodes, mythic Patmos, and the historic fishing …
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