Aegean Reflections Cruise

ATHENS (PIRAEUS), GREECE TO LIMASSOL, CYPRUS

*EARLY BIRD SPECIAL PRICING - BOOK BY 7/21/21

Package includes:
  •  10 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches & 10 Dinners
  •  10 Nights cruising on MS. Emerald Azzurra
  •  Airport transfers to & from the yacht when air is provided by Mayflower
  •  Sightseeing per Itinerary
  •  Complimentary Wi-Fi  
  •  ALL GRATUITIES
  •  Included Shore Excursions with local guides 
  • Complimentary wines, beer & soft drinks accompany onboard lunches & dinners 
  • All airport taxes & port charges

 

Itinerary:

Day 1 Depart USA
Depart the USA on your overnight flight to Athens, Greece.

Day 2 Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Upon your arrival in Athens, you’ll board your spectacular super yacht, Emerald Azzurra, to commence your yacht cruise.

Day 3 Ermoupolis, Syros Island
The capital of the Aegean island of Syros, Ermoupolis is a stunning town. Architectural splendor is a striking reminder of a brilliant past, as a neo-classical influence combines with that of Ancient Greece and western Europe.

Walking tour of Ermoupolis

Concert at Apollo Theater

Day 4 Volos (Greece)
Built near the site of ancient Iolcos, Volos is situated at the foot of Mount Pelion.

Sightseeing tour of Meteora Monasteries with a Greek lunch

Day 5 At Sea

Day 6 Istanbul, Turkey
Turkey’s economic, cultural and historic center, 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.

Istanbul city tour

Day 7 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.

Guided tour of ANZAC Cove and Gallipoli Peninsula
Guided bike tour of Canakkale

Day 8 Kuşadasi
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.

Guided tour of Ephesus

Guided bike tour of Kuşadası and surrounding areas

Day 9 Bodrum, Turkey
Reaching from Turkey’s southwest coast into the Aegean Sea, the stunning twin bays of Bodrum are home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, built between 350 and 353 BC for Mausolus. While being historic, the city is a playground for Turkish and foreign visitors alike, with two contrasting sides, east and west.

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

Day 10 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.

Guided tour of Rhodes

Day 11 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 colorful city to life.

Monuments of Paphos

Day 12 Limassol, Cyprus
Today you’ll disembark Emerald Azzurra and be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.