Greece & Mediterranean Cruise - 14 Days

History, Culture & Mythology

Program Highlights & Inclusions

  • Professional ETA Tour Manager throughout your trip
  • Transportation throughout your trip
  • Free time in Athens to explore the Plaka
  • Guided tour of Athens
  • Visit to Acropolis & admission to it's museum
  • Visit the Panathenaikon Stadium - where the first Olympic Games took place
  • Free time in Corinth & Mycenae
  • Visit Delphi & the Delphi Archealogical Museum
  • Visit the Springs of Castalia
  • Visit the Temple of Apollo & the Sanctuary of Apollo
  • Visit Kalambaka
  • Visit Meteora Monasteries
  • Visit Bema of St. Paul in Veria
  • Free time in Thessaloniki
  • Free time in Kavala
  • Free time in Philippi
  • Visit Thessaloniki churches
  • Four night cruise from Athens to Mykonos, Kusadasi (Turkey), Patmos, Heraklion (Crete), Santorini and back to Athens


Daily Itinerary

Day 1

You’ll depart in the evening for your overnight flight to Athens.

Day 2

You’ll meet your tour manager at the airport and then head to your hotel. You can check your luggage with the bellman. Rooms are typically ready after 3:00pm. In the evening you’ll enjoy a welcome dinner and then head back to your hotel for the evening.

Overnight in Athens.

Day 3

After breakfast in the hotel you’ll take a guided tour in Athens including a visit to the Acropolis and its museum, the Panathenaikon Stadium, where the first modern Olympic Games took place in 1896, and much more. In the evening you’ll have dinner and then return to the hotel.

Overnight in Athens.

Day 4

After breakfast in the hotel you’ll take a trip to Corinth and Mycenae. In the evening you’ll have dinner in Athens and then return to your hotel.

Overnight in Athens

Day 5

Today you’ll take a full day excursion to Delphi. You’ll visit the archaeological site of Delphi and the famous archeological museum. You’ll also visit the Springs of Castalia known for its mythical waters of eternal youth. Your visit will also include a visit to the Temple of Apollo and the Sanctuary of Apollo where you’ll learn about the history and mythology behind the “Oracle” that was believed to predict the future at his historic site once considered to be the center of the earth. In the evening you’ll head to Kalambaka where you’ll check into your hotel and have dinner.

Overnight in Kalambaka

Day 6

Visit two Meteora Monasteries visit Bema of St. Paul in Veria

Overnight in Thessaloniki.

Day 7

Depart for Kavala, visit Philippi.

Overnight in Thessaloniki.

Day 8

Visit Thessaloniki churches drive to Athens

Overnight Athens.

Day 9 - 13 

You’ll check out of the hotel in the morning and depart for Piraeus where you’ll board a ship for your four night cruise. Stop include: 

Mykonos
Kusadasi, Turkey (Ephesus)
Patmos
Rhodes
Heraklion, Crete
Santorini

Day 14

When the ship returns to port, you’ll be picked up by a coach and taken to the airport for your return trip home.







OUR PRICE GUARANTEE

We know how hidden costs can ruin a program. Our tours are fully inclusive; there are no hidden costs or surcharges.
Once your group enrolls in a trip, the price will never change. Here is what you will get on every trip:



Customization

Every single tour that we operate is unique and tailored for your group.

Private Tours

We do not combine your tour group with others.

Online Planning

Take advantage of our innovative tools to make organizing your trip a breeze.

Flexible Payments

We offer a variety of online, scheduled and recurring payment options.

Affordability & Quality

We focus on providing the best experience with the best value for your dollar.

Chaperones travel for free!

Just tell us how many free places you need.

Medical & Trip Delay Insurance

ETA includes up to $50,000 per person in medical coverage and insurance protection for travel delays.

Optional Trip Cancellation Insurance

This even includes a "cancel for any reason" option.

24 Hour Support

We have staff available 24/7 via phone for any emergency.

Full-time Tour Manager

ETA's professional Tour Manager will be with you throughout your trip.

Air, Land & Water Transportation

We include all transportation... to, from and during your trip.

Accommodations

Hotel, homestay and/or hostel options are customized according to your preferences, itinerary and budget.

Sightseeing & Entrance Fees

If it is included in your itinerary, any fees and/or tickets are covered.

Meals

You choose which meals are included in your program.