Upon arrival in Athens, you will be met by a Ya’lla Tours USA representative and transferred to your hotel for overnight.
Start the 1/2-day city tour by ascending to the Acropolis and the full splendor of the 5th-century BCE Athens. Visit the Propylaria (Gateway), the Temple of Athena Nike (Victory), the Parthenon and the Erechteion. Upon descent, pass Mars Hill, with the text of Paul's famous sermon inscribed on the rock at its foot. The expansive Agora of Athens, where the ancient philosophers counseled and taught, lies below. Continue to modern Athens and visit the Parliament, with its famous guards, the Plaka area, and other sites of this incredible city.
Return to the hotel for overnight.
A Ya’lla Tours USA representative will transfer you to Piraeus port for your ICONIC cruise on Celestyal Olympia or Majesty. Depart from Piraeus port at 11:30AM. Sail to Mykonos, arrive at 6:00PM, depart at 11:00PM.
You have the option of disembarking in either Samos or Kusadasi, Turkey (Ephesus).
Arrive Samos at 5:00AM.
Arrive Kusadasi at 7:30AM. Depart Kusadasi at 1:00PM. Depart Samos at 3:30PM. Arrive Patmos at 5:45PM, depart at 9:30PM. Shore excursion in Samos or Ephesus is included.
Arrive Heraklion, Crete at 7:00AM and depart at 12:00PM. Arrive Santorini at 4:30PM. You will be transferred to your hotel for 2 nights in Santorini.
Shore excursion to Oia village on Santorini is included.
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Day at leisure.
You will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Athens.