Best of Italy and Greece with 4 Day Aegean Cruise Premier Summer 2019

Tour Type: Regional Explorer
Brochure Type: Europe & Britain 2019

Admire the art and architecture of Rome and the rich cultural heritage of Florence. Visit the monasteries of Meteora and see the sight of the most important oracle in the classical world.

Dining Highlights
  • 13 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 9 dinners (including Be My Guest)
  • 4 lunches
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • VIP entry to many sights

Call (972) 270-2213 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14385064

Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 6/30/2019
Duration
14 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1RomeArrive Rome (2 Nights): Welcome to Rome, the Eternal City. Relax after your journey or perhaps take a stroll through this historic city. Join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception and evening orientation drive which will take you to view the magnificent St. Peter's Basilica - a perfect start to your holiday.Welcome Reception
Crowne Plaza St. Peter's
Day 2RomeRome Sightseeing: With a Local Specialist visit St. Peter's Basilica and view Michelangelo's Pieta. See the Circus Maximus where chariot races were held. Visit the impressive Colosseum. There's time afterwards to explore the city on your own or simply relax and watch the world go by.Buffet Breakfast
Day 3FlorenceRome Sightseeing - Florence: This morning visit the Vatican Museums with a Local Specialist. Experience a Cultural Insight when you ascend Bramante's smooth and step-less spiral staircase. Admire Michelangelo's frescoed ceiling when you visit the Sistine Chapel. Later, drive north through picturesque scenery to the Renaissance city of Florence in Tuscany. Tonight enjoy a Be My Guest dinner in the Chianti countryside.Buffet Breakfast, Be My Guest Dining
Cosmopolitan Concept
Day 4VeniceFlorence Sightseeing - Venice (Mestre) (2 Nights): Your Local Specialist reveals Florence's rich cultural heritage during your walking tour. Visit Piazza della Signoria, with its impressive sculptures and imposing palazzi. View the marble Duomo and the famous Baptistery, renowned for its bronze doors with relief sculptures and the Ponte Vecchio. Learn about the quality and workmanship of one of this city's historic industries at a demonstration of Florentine leathercraft. Travel through the Apennines and cross the Veneto plains to Venice. This evening, you might like to take a gondola ride along enchanting canals - it's the perfect introduction to this magical city.Buffet Breakfast
Novotel Venezia Mestre Castellana
Day 5VeniceVenice Orientation: Savour the unique sights and sounds of Venice as you cruise by private launch to visit some of the attractions of this unique city. Enjoy a Cultural Insight into the Venetian tradition of glass making before seeing the sights including the Bridge of Sighs, St. Mark's Square, St. Mark's Basilica and the ornate Doge's Palace. This afternoon consider taking an Optional Experience to one of the islands in the lagoon.Buffet Breakfast
Day 6OVERNIGHT FERRYVenice (Mestre) - Overnight Ferry: Travel south to the ancient port city of Ancona to board your overnight ferry to mainland Greece.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Day 7KalambakaIgoumenitsa - Meteora - Kalambaka: Arrive early into the port of Igoumenitsa and travel along the foothills of the Athamanika mountains before arriving at the breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage monasteries of Meteora. These are some of the largest and most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece. Visit two of the six monasteries built on sandstone rocks above the town with your Local Specialist. Dine tonight at your hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Amalia/Grand Meteora/Meteora Hotel
Day 8DelphiKalambaka - Delphi: Drive south towards Mount Parnassos and Delphi, where we will stay overnight. Join a Local Specialist and see the site of the most important oracle in the classical world and walk the Sacred Way to the Temple of Apollo where every four years athletes competed in the Pythian Games.Buffet Breakfast
Amalia
Day 9AthensDelphi - Athens Sightseeing: We depart the 'navel of the earth' this morning and travel to Athens where we'll discover the city's rich heritage during our morning sightseeing tour with a Local Specialist. Marvel at the Agora, the Royal Palace and the Temple of Zeus. Your choice of sightseeing includes a visit to the Acropolis to view the Parthenon or entry to the spectacular Acropolis Museum containing remarkable antiquities. See Hadrian's Arch and the stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896. Enjoy a Farewell Dinner to celebrate the end of your trip.Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Divani Palace Acropolis/Crowne Plaza
Day 10MykonosEmbark - Mykonos: Board your ship in Athens. Cruise to the island of Mykonos and spend time discovering the town and sparkling beaches.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 11PatmosKusadasi - Patmos: Arrive early at the port of Kusadasi in Turkey where you will enjoy a complementary shore excursion. Continue on to Patmos, where you might join an Optional Experience to the cave where the Book of Revelation was written.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 12RhodesRhodes: Arrive in Rhodes. Explore the fascinating medieval Old Town on your complimentary shore experience.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 13SantoriniHeraklion - Santorini: Disembark in Heraklion on the island of Crete, and perhaps visit the Palace of Knossos. Then cruise to the spectacular volcanic island of Santorini.Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 14AthensDisembark - Athens: This morning, disembark from your ship for your transfer to the airport.Buffet Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
05/18/2019$4,820.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - On RequestQuote
05/25/2019$4,820.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
06/08/2019$4,820.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - On RequestQuote
06/15/2019$4,870.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/22/2019$5,040.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/29/2019$5,040.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
07/06/2019$5,040.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/20/2019$5,020.00* (USD) / Land Price - On RequestQuote
08/03/2019$5,020.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - On RequestQuote
08/17/2019$5,020.00* (USD) / Land Price - FullQuote
08/31/2019$5,020.00* (USD) / Land Price - On RequestQuote
09/07/2019$4,920.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/14/2019$4,920.00* (USD) / Land Price - On RequestQuote
09/21/2019$4,870.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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