Ancient Greece: An Aegean Odyssey

Trip Highlights

Join us for this unparalleled and comprehensive nine-day Aegean odyssey to the very cradle of Western civilization and the classical world. Cruise round trip Athens, Greece, aboard the exclusively chartered, newest Five-Star small ship LE BOUGAINVILLE. Call on the islands of Delos, Mykonos, Pátmos, Rhodes and Santorini, and the Peloponnese Peninsula. Visit the extraordinary wonder of Meteora, where 14th – and 15th -century monasteries stand high atop soaring natural sandstone pinnacles, and walk through legendary sites of antiquity—including the ancient citadel of Mycenae and historic Epidaurus. Enjoy guided tours in these storied destinations, free time to encounter their mysteries and delights at your own pace during the best time of the year, and opportunities to visit nine magnificent UNESCO World Heritage sites. Meet and engage with local residents during the specially arranged ISLAND LIFE ® FORUM for a personal perspective on the true character of the Aegean Sea’s maritime culture. Extend your voyage with the Athens Pre-Cruise Option and the Ancient Olympia Post-Cruise Option.

Itinerary

Day 1

Depart the U.S. or Canada

Day 2

Athens, Greece/Embark Le Bougainville

Day 3

Volos for Meteora

Day 4

Delos/Mykonos

Day 5

Pátmos

Day 6

Rhodes/Lindos

Day 7

Santorini

Day 8

Nafplion for Mycenae and Epidaurus

Day 9

Athens/Disembark ship/Return to the U.S. or Canada

Activity Level – Moderately Active

 

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Your Journey

Ancient Greece: An Aegean Odyssey

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  • Oct. 8–16, 2020
(9 days)
Starting price: $4,895
+ air + taxes; singles please ask
Deposit per person: $600
Europe
Gohagan & Co.
Type: Cruise

You must be an Alumni Association member to travel with us. Questions? Call Michigan Alumni Travel at 855.764.0064.

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