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Although I was born in Zambia, raised in Zimbabwe (two land-locked countries), I am very passionate about travel on the sea. I’ve cruised extensively on luxury small ships and ocean liners around the world – I look forward to sharing my experiences with you

Muno

Cruise Specialist

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Overview

  • from $2,583 PP
  • 8 Days
  • Max 49 Passengers
  • Apr - Oct
  • Easy
  • 3hrs from London / 11hrs from NYC

Highlights

There are hundreds of beautiful Greek islands to explore, making it difficult to choose just one or two on a trip to Greece. This 7-night cruise is the perfect way to experience multiple islands without the hassle and constant packing and unpacking. You’ll get to know destinations like Poros, Poliegos, Folegandros, Santorini, Paros, Mykonos, and more. Discover postcard-perfect beaches, enjoy unforgettable swims in clear turquoise waters, and plenty of rich history, including an optional tour of Santorini’s own Pompeii and the sacred island of Delos. There will be plenty of delicious and authentic Greek food and wine to enjoy along the way.

Our Flexi - Promise

  • Low Deposit To Book

    Book your trip with us and pay a reduced deposit with the rest 90 days before your departure

  • Full Flexibility

    If you are not comfortable travelling, you have the right to cancel and get a refund up to 45 days before your departure

  • ATOL & ABTOT Protected

    Your trip with us is fully financially protected by our travel insurers. Peace of mind guaranteed.

  • No Change Fees

    We will not charge you any admin fees if you would like to change your travel dates or destination with us

What's Included

Syros, Greece

At a Glance

  • Eight days and seven nights on-board a luxury ship
  • Visit secluded and uninhabited paradise islands
  • Admire the mythological birthplace of the God Apollo
  • Fantastic coastal scenery and photo opportunities
  • Optional excursions to local wineries
  • Party late into the night in Mykonos
  • Breakfast and lunch freshly prepared daily
  • Authentic Greek Night entertainment

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 1 Marina Zeas, Athens

Poros, Greece

Upon your arrival at Athens International Airport, you’ll be welcomed by your private driver for transfer to Marina Zeas with embarkation between 2 and 3 p.m. Enjoy a welcome drink and introductions to the crew and your fellow passengers before setting sail across the sapphire waters of the Aegean Sea. Soak up the sun and the spectacular views along the way to Poros, your first stop. You’ll have a few hours to explore this small island in the Saronic Gulf, known for its authentic Greek atmosphere and beautiful beaches. Afterward, we’ll continue cruising to Poliegos, overnighting at sea.

    Day 2 Poliegos and Folegandros

    Folegandros

    In the morning, we’ll reach Poliegos, the country’s largest uninhabited island renowned for its beaches with luminous clear blue waters, perfect for your first swim stop. Fuel your appetite with a tasty BBQ feast on board before we continue sailing to Folegandros, a tiny unspoiled island. While it’s just northwest of Santorini in the Cyclades, it sees far fewer visitors, offering a tranquil setting away from the big cruise ships and crowds. Enjoy dinner at one of the many enticing traditional tavernas in Chora. With no motor vehicles permitted, the cobblestone streets lined with whitewashed buildings are delightful to stroll. 

      Day 3 Santorini

      As we cruise into Santorini’s port, you’ll be faced with the dramatically steep cliffs of the caldera, a view you won’t soon forget. After disembarkation, you can wander through the unique and charming capital city of Fira. It has a cosmopolitan ambiance and a wide array of shops, standing opposite the volcano with jaw-dropping views from the caldera. Afterward, take an optional excursion that includes touring villages like famous whitewashed Oia and the fascinating site of Akrotiri. Like Pompeii, it was covered in ash during a volcanic eruption, leaving the city incredibly well preserved, providing a glimpse nearly 3,700 years back in time

      • Optional Excursion Tour of Oia and Akrotiri

      Day 4 Paros

      Athens Paros Santorini trip

      After departing Santorini, you’ll stop to take a dip in one of the enticing bays with surreal blue waters at Antiparos. Then, venturing to Paros, you’ll have the rest of the day to enjoy the island. Discover the main port of Parikia with its maze of marble streets and Cycladic cube-shaped homes splashed with blue, and take a stroll through the winding alleyways in the village of Naoussa. Finally, end the evening with a Greek night with lots of fun and music along with the chance to show off your dance skills. You’ll want to have your camera ready for this one.

        Day 5 Mykonos

        Mykonos Town Greece

        While Mykonos is our final destination today, we’ll make a stop for an optional tour of the archaeological site of Delos, home to some of the most extensive ruins from the golden age of classical Greece, some dating back to the 5th-century BC. Marvel at 2,500-year-old mosaic floors, the Temple of Apollo, and wander through the Agora. Before disembarking in Mykonos, enjoy a swim stop in one of the gorgeous bays. After that, you’ll have the rest of the day to explore this popular international jetsetters’ island. We recommend sampling some of its famously lively nightlife.

        • Optional Excursion Tour of Delos

        Day 6 Syros

        Ermoupoli, Syros

        Start the day with an energizing swim off Mykonos before we continue our cruise to the island of Syros, the capital of the Cyclades. You’ll have the rest of the day at your leisure, perhaps spending at least part of it on one of the many picturesque sandy and pebble beaches. Or take a stroll through town. There are many architectural treasures here, including Miaouli Square with majestic neoclassical buildings and Ermoupolis’ city hall. You’ll find plenty of local tavernas for dinner, with menus featuring authentic traditional dishes made with island-grown herbs and veggies that can be complemented with Greek wine.

          Day 7 Marina Zeas: Kythnos

          Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounion

          Departing Syros, we’ll sail to Kythnos, stopping in Kolones Bay for one final swim. Soak up the beauty that surrounds you before we continue toward Marina Zeas via Cape Sounion. It’s home to the nearly 200-foot-tall Temple of Poseidon, which rises above the sea, providing a fabulous photo-op. Finally, we’ll overnight where it all began, Marina Keas, providing time back on board the ship to exchange contact information and photos with some of your fellow passengers who’ve likely become new friends. As this is your last night, you might want to get your bags packed and ready for disembarkation tomorrow morning.

            Day 8 Departure

            Athens, Greece

            You’ll have time to enjoy breakfast and final farewells to the crew and new friends made before taking a private transfer back to Athens International Airport or your local hotel if you’ve decided to extend your stay here. Feel free to reach out to our staff if you need any recommendations for exploring Athens or continuing your journey elsewhere. Otherwise, we hope to see you back on board for another trip soon!

              • Cruise arriving in Mykonos

                Want to extend your trip?

                If you are looking to extend your stay in Greece or equally visit another European destination on your trip, then please speak to our travel experts as we can create you a bespoke itinerary to suit your needs.

              Our Cruise Ships

              MS Galileo Ship

              MS Galilieo

              The MS Galileo flaunts classic lines and modern renovations for a luxurious cruising experience. The air-conditioned cabins, with en suite bathrooms, feature flexible bedding configurations. Relax in the interior lounge or outside on the upper deck, while enjoying magnificent oceanic views. She has 25 cabins with a capacity for 49 guests.

              What's Included

              • 7 nights of sailing on an elegant small-cruise ship
              • Welcome cocktail
              • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
              • Private transfers to and from the airport
              • BBQ feast
              • Greek night with dancing
              • Multiple swim stops
              • Dedicated cruise manager
              • Personalized service from our expert crew
              • Access to our expert staff for support available 24/7

              What's Extra

              • Return flights to Greece
              • Port Taxes - will be advised of this amount before confirming the booking
              • Gratuities
              • Price based in double occupancy in a double or twin room. 70% single person supplement.

              Departure Dates

              Please select your year of departure.

              2022

              • April

                Apr 22, 2022Apr 29, 2022
              • May

                May 06, 2022May 13, 2022May 20, 2022May 27, 2022
              • June

                Jun 03, 2022Jun 10, 2022Jun 17, 2022Jun 24, 2022
              • July

                Jul 01, 2022Jul 08, 2022Jul 15, 2022Jul 22, 2022Jul 29, 2022
              • August

                Aug 05, 2022Aug 12, 2022Aug 19, 2022Aug 26, 2022
              • September

                Sep 02, 2022Sep 09, 2022Sep 16, 2022Sep 23, 2022Sep 30, 2022
              • October

                Oct 07, 2022Oct 14, 2022Oct 21, 2022

              2023

              • April

                Apr 21, 2023Apr 28, 2023
              • May

                May 05, 2023May 12, 2023May 19, 2023May 26, 2023
              • June

                Jun 02, 2023Jun 09, 2023Jun 16, 2023Jun 23, 2023Jun 30, 2023
              • July

                Jul 07, 2023Jul 14, 2023Jul 21, 2023Jul 28, 2023
              • August

                Aug 04, 2023Aug 11, 2023Aug 18, 2023Aug 25, 2023
              • September

                Sep 01, 2023Sep 08, 2023Sep 15, 2023Sep 22, 2023Sep 29, 2023
              • October

                Oct 06, 2023Oct 13, 2023Oct 20, 2023

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