22869
Greece

Classical Greece: Islands of the Aegean by Yacht

Discover the wonders of the Aegean Sea aboard an elegant yacht. Sail from one idyllic island to the next as you learn the secrets of Ancient Greece and explore picturesque villages.
Rating (5)
Program No. 22869RJ
Length
11 days
Starts at
4,199
Special Offer
Click on Dates & Prices below to see special offer details.
Flights start at
1,000

At a Glance

Limestone cliffs plunge into the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean, and the monuments of antiquity still grace sun-soaked coastlines. The majesty of the Greek islands is best experienced up-close aboard an elegant yacht. Sail the shimmering waters of this magnificent archipelago, stopping in idyllic islands to learn about Ancient Greek society and explore quaint seaside villages. Survey Byzantine architecture, examine centuries-old artifacts and savor the opportunity to experience the ancient wonders of the Aegean Sea.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to two miles per day; uneven and inclined terrain including hills, stairs without railings, and cobblestone streets. Getting on/off motorcoach and climbing in/out of tender.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Examine Bronze Age architecture in Knossos, the oldest city in Europe.
  • Explore the Byzantine architecture of Monemvasia, a medieval walled town hidden on a spectacular rock outcropping.
  • Discover the archaeological remains of the mighty Acropolis and learn about Ancient Greek relics.
Suggested Reading List
View 21 books





Click here to provide website feedback
Website Feedback