Aegean Voyager - March 19-27, 2010


Tour Highlights

Athens 3 Days
Aegean Cruise 4 Days
Shore Excursions: Ancient Ephesus & Knossos
Cruise Ports: Mykonos, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Patmos,
Rhodes, Crete and Santorini


Friday, March 19 - Charleston-Athens
Depart Charleston to Athens, Greece
Saturday, March 20 - Athens
Arrive in the historic city of Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization.
Sunday, March 21 - Athens
Tour the city of Athens on a guided tour (Guide book). Visit the Parthenon on the Acropolis, see the Royal Palace, the National Gardens, the Temple of Athena Nike, the remains of Socrates' Agora (map), the Olympic Stadium and other highlights. After a free afternoon of sightseeing with your group, savor a special Greek dinner with local entertainment in the Plaka.
Monday, March 22 - Aegean Cruise
Transfer to the port of Piraeus to board cruise ship. First port of call is Mykonos.
Tuesday, March 23 - Aegean Cruise
Ports of call: Kusadasi / Ephesus and Patmos. See the ruins of the Temple of Hadrian, the Library of Celsus, and the Amphitheater.  Port of call: Patmos.
Wednesday, March 24 - Aegean Cruise
Port of call: Rhodes.
Thursday, March 25 - Aegean Cruise
Ports of call: Heraklion/ Crete and Santorini. Includes a shore excursion to Heraklion to visit the Palace of Knossos. Take a donkey ride to and from cruise ship and Fira Town.
Friday, March 26 - Cruise-Athens
Disembark and travel to Delphi by coach. On the city tour walk the Sacred Way to the Sanctuary of Apollo, visit the Archeological Museum and the theater and the Temple of Apollo.
Saturday, March 27 - Athens-Charleston
Return to Charleston

Mary M. Silgals, MLIS, MEd
Trident Academy
March 19-27, 2010