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This is a Mediterranean cruise with a small yacht that visits many small Greek Islands and gives you a taste of Istanbul and Athens.
Enjoy the clear blue waters of the Aegean sea and swim in clear beaches.
Arrival in Athens, meeting and assistance and then transfer to your selected hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
Morning sightseeing tour of Athens including all famous monuments: House of Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Adrian’s Arch, Temple of the Olympian Zeus, the Royal Palace, the Academy, the University and the National Library. Tour will end by visiting the Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum, “State of the art” in museum construction and very rich in content.
Afternoon free to visit the old Athens city (Plaka) with lots of restaurants, taverns and souvenir shops
FRIDAY: ATHENS - MYKONOS:
Early morning transfer to the port of Piraeus to board the ferry to Mykonos. Upon your arrival you will be met and transferred to your selected hotel.
Day at leisure in Mykonos to enjoy the sun, the sea & the beauties of this unique island. Not to miss the night life Mykonos is famous for.
After breakfast transfer to the port to board the schooner and start the cruise of 08 days. Overnight in Mykonos.
MONDAY: MYKONOS - PAROS - NAXOS:
We sail to Naxos with a stop in Paros to enjoy the beaches of this island. In the afternoon, we arrived at Naxos, one of the largest islands of the Cyclades. Before coming to Naxos, we can see the remains of the Temple of Apollo, "the gate to eternity", built in the sixth century BC by Lingdamis (optional visit). Overnight in Naxos.
TUESDAY: NAXOS - IOS: We sail to Ios and spent the day on board, sunbathing, listening to music, enjoy good snacks, etc.. Thus we come to Ios. Travellers who come here are looking for the friendly atmosphere of the island, an island known as the "party island" of the Aegean. The white houses, windmills and sandy beaches complete the picture of this unique island. We spent the night in Ios.
WEDNESDAY: IOS - SANTORINI:
At dawn, we sail to Santorini, one of the most beautiful Greek islands. As many travellers, in Santorini you can admire the best sunset in the world. The caldera of the volcano in the centre of the bay is also a very interesting place to visit. Time to explore the charming streets of the island and the amazing views. Overnight in Santorini.
THURSDAY: SANTORINI - AMORGOS (or LEVITA):
Our We sail to the island of Amorgos, known for its crystalline waters and the movie was filmed in these waters, "Big Blue" (The Big Blue), Luc Besson. Before this movie, the island was visited only by young adventurers, but years ago the visitors are from around the world. Opportunity to learn cuisine and traditional Greek wine (If time does not allow the arrival to Amorgos, the captain may sail up Levita).
FRIDAY: AMORGOS - LEROS:
We sail early in the morning for Leros. This island is considered of the most interesting of all the Aegean Sea, whitewashed houses, narrow streets and long beaches. An ideal place for those seeking tranquility. Overnight in Leros.
SATURDAY: LEROS - KOS - BODRUM:
Today we sail to the island of Kos, birthplace of Hippocrates, the father of medicine. Kos is the second largest island of the Dodecanese archipelago, has a Mediterranean climate and fertile and extraordinary landscape. Time to enjoy the beach of Lambi. Overnight in the port of Kos.
SUNDAY: BODRUM - ISTANBUL:
Disembarkation after breakfast and transfer to Bodrum airport for flight to Istanbul. Overnight at hotel. Rest of day free.
After breakfast full day visit to Istanbul. Visits to the outstanding monuments of Ottoman & Byzantine Empires, the Roman Hippodrome, Hagia Sophia (closed on Mondays), Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace (closed on Tuesdays), Suleiman the Magnificent Mosque and Grand Bazaar with over 4000 stores. (closed on Sundays). Lunch at local restaurant & back to the hotel at dusk.
TUESDAY: ISTANBUL - AIRPORT:
At the indicated time according to your departure flight, you will be transferred to the airport.