FRIDAY: ATHENS (LAVRIO) – MYKONOS, GREECE
Embark on the 3-day cruise and sail to Mykonos at 13:00. Lunch on board. Arrive at 18:00 in Mykonos and enjoy your evening walking and exploring the pebbled streets of the cosmopolitan Chora and have a coffee in “Little Venice”. Sail for Kusadasi, Turkey at 23:00. Dinner & overnight on board ship.
SATURDAY: KUSADASI, TURKEY – PATMOS, GREECE
At 07:00 our cruise-ship docks at Kusadasi in Turkey, the starting point for the included guided excursion to visit the ancient city of Ephesus, where the Apostle Paul preached and lived for three years (Acts 18:19-21). Free time for souvenir shopping in Kusadasi before we set sail at 13:00 for Patmos, Greece. Lunch on board. At 16:30 arrival in Patmos (disembarkation by tender-boats, sea & weather permitting). It is here that the Apostle John wrote the Book of Revelation (Rev 1:9). Don’t miss an optional guided visit to St. John’s Monastery and the Grotto of the Apocalypse. Sail to Heraklion, Crete at 21:30. All meals and overnight on board.
SUNDAY: HERAKLION, CRETE – SANTORINI, GREECE
At 07:00 arrive in Heraklion Crete (Acts 27:7-13). Enjoy the included guided excursion to visit the Minoan Palace of Knossos, first European civilization and the legendary home of the Minotaur (half bull and half man). At 12:00 noon sail to Santorini. Lunch on board. Arrive at 16:30. (Disembarkation by tender-boats, sea & weather permitting). Join the optional guided excursion to visit the beautiful and picturesque village of Oia where you can see the famous blue domed churches, or take the cable-car up to the town of Fira, perched high on the rim of the ancient volcano. Free time for taking photos, browsing, shopping and enjoying the breathtaking view of the caldera. Sail for Piraeus at 21:30. All meals and overnight on board.
MONDAY: LAVRIO (ATHENS), GREECE
At 06:00 arrive at the port of Lavrio. Disembark after breakfast.