23199
Greece/Malta/Italy/Spain

Road Scholar World Academy: Malaga to Athens

Explore the archaeological wonders of Italy, Malta, Crete and Greece as you voyage through time and discover grand palaces, ancient settlements and breathtaking ruins.
Rating (4)
Program No. 23199RJ
Length
16 days
Starts at
3,399
16 days
15 nights
39 meals
14B 12L 13D
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Embark Aegean Odyssey
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At Sea
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At Sea
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Trapani-Sicily
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Palermo-Sicily
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Catania-Sicily
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Valletta-Malta
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At Sea
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Chania-Crete
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Heraklion-Crete
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Santorini-Greece
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At a Glance

On the sixth and final segment of our World Academy program, become a true explorer as you chart a course through what was once known as the “Middle Sea” and uncover Italian and Greek history along your route. Transport yourself back to the medieval era as you learn about the architectural legacies of Crete’s turbulent past and discover the amazingly preserved ruins of Greece. With top-notch historians by your side, uncover the roots of Greek mythology and the beautiful architecture of Sicily, while learning the secrets of these cities from fascinating locals. So grab your notebook and binoculars—the Southern Mediterranean is yours to explore.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Spend two nights in Athens as you explore its plethora of ruins such as the Parthenon and the Acropolis.
  • Explore the Cretan palace of Knossos, home of the legendary Minotaur’s labyrinth, with a local expert.
  • Study Málaga’s ancient architecture from intricate cathedrals to towering fortresses as you learn about their fascinating history.

General Notes

Note: This voyage is the sixth segment of our World Academy program. See all the segments and the full voyage at www.roadscholar.org/worldacademy.





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