Aegean Reflections

11 Days
Athens (Piraeus) to Limassol
From (USD)
$ 5,385
$ 5,155
Dates & Pricing

2022 Athens (Piraeus) > Limassol

Your adventure from Athens takes you to the Greek island of Ermoupolis and the coastal port of Volos, before heading to Turkey and taking in Canakkale and the Turkish capital of Istanbul. Heading south, you will have opportunity to explore Kusadasi, in Bodrum, Turkey, and Rhodes in Greece. Your cruise completes sailing the striking southern coast of Cyprus.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
E10D
Duration:
11 days
Departure City:
Athens (Piraeus)
Return City:
Limassol

11 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Athens (Piraeus)

    Upon your arrival in Athens, you’ll board your spectacular super yacht, Emerald Azzurra, to commence your yacht cruise.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Ermoupolis, Syros Island

    The capital of the Aegean island of Syros, Ermoupolis is a stunning town. Architectural splendour is a striking reminder of a brilliant past, as a neo-classical influence combines with that of Ancient Greece and western Europe.

    Included Excursion

    Walking tour of Ermoupolis

    EmeraldPLUS

    Concert at Apollo Theatre

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Volos (Greece)

    Built near the site of ancient Iolcos, Volos is situated at the foot of Mount Pelion.

    Included Excursion

    Sightseeing tour of Meteora monasteries with Greek lunch

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - At Sea

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Istanbul

    Turkey’s economic, cultural and historic centre, Istanbul straddles Europe and Asia, something evident from the wonderful east-meets-west vibe. Meet open-minded locals as you immerse yourself in their light-hearted spirit, learn about its cultural heritage from architectural masterpieces and enjoy strong culinary diversity.

    Included Excursion

    Istanbul city tour

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    Turkish baths experience (extra expense)

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    Tour of Topkapi palace and cisterns (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Canakkale

    In the Marmara region of northwestern Turkey, the Çanakkale Province is a destination of all-round intrigue. From the historic battlefields of Troy and Gallipoli, to the serenity of beautiful beaches, unique local food and wineries.

    Included Excursion

    Guided tour of ANZAC cove and Gallipoli peninsula

    EmeraldACTIVE

    Guided bike tour of Canakkale

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Kusadasi

    This beach resort town on Turkey’s west coast dates back to 3000 BC and is now a busy cruise port, with a renowned nightlife. Home to a small, Byzantine castle, the Grand Bazaar selling the wares of numerous merchants and much in the way of monuments to the past.

    Included Excursion

    Guided tour of Ephesus

    EmeraldACTIVE

    Guided bike tour of Kusadasi and surrounding areas

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    Guided tour of Sirince village (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Bodrum, Turkey

    This beach resort town on Turkey’s west coast dates back to 3000 BC and is now a busy cruise port, with a renowned nightlife. Home to a small, Byzantine castle, the Grand Bazaar selling the wares of numerous merchants and much in the way of monuments to the past.

    Included Excursion

    Discover one of the ancient wonders of the world: Tomb of Mausolus

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    Farmers market visit followed by cooking class to learn how to make local delicacies (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Rhodes, Greece

    The capital of the Dodecanese Islands, Rhodes seemingly has it all. Lush green valleys, golden beaches and archaeological sites. Known as the Island of the Knights, the medieval city is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

    Included Excursion

    Guided tour of Rhodes

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    Guided tour of Lindos (extra expense)

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    Panoramic Rhodes (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Paphos, Cyprus

    Dating back to Neolithic times, Paphos has connections to the goddess Aphrodite who, it is believed, was born in Old Paphos. Historic charm by the bucket-load and an abundance of beautiful beaches bring this colourful city to life.

    Included Excursion

    Monuments of Paphos

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Limassol, Cyprus

    Today you’ll disembark Emerald Azzurra and be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Emerald Cruises cannot guarantee the cruise will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Tour inclusions

YOUR CRUISE INCLUDES
  • 10 nights on board Emerald Azzurra
  • Airport transfers to and from the ship
  • The services of an Emerald Cruises Cruise Director
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS
  • Walking tour of Ermoupolis
  • Sightseeing tour of Meteora monasteries
  • Istanbul city tour
  • Guided tour of ANZAC cove and Gallipoli peninsula
  • Guided tour of Ephesus
  • Discover one of the ancient wonders of the world: Tomb of Mausolus
  • Guided tour of Rhodes
  • Monuments of Paphos

EmeraldPLUS
  • Concert at Apollo Theatre in Ermoupolis

EmeraldACTIVE
  • Guided bike tour of Canakkale
  • Guided bike tour of Kusadasi and surrounding areas

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 29 superb meals including 10 Breakfasts (B), 9 Lunches (L), 10 Dinners (D)
  • Including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board

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