The owls of Athens, symbols of wisdom, are well known to those
acquainted with Greek Mythology.This journey takes you through the
ancient paths of the Greek capital and further to understand the magic
atmosphere that wraps around this city to Plaka (old town), a lively
bazaar where the most amusing bargaining takes place, the great
Dionyssos Theatre, the Akropolis and the famous National Museum.
Day 1: Italy - Greece Boarding-
Departure of the ferry in the evening. Overnight Stay on board.
Day 2: Patras-Epidavros- Mykene-Athens. (approx. 300 klm)
Arrival in Patras. Your journey takes you along the north cost of the Peloponese to Mykene, where you visit the famous Lion Gate and the treasure of Atreus. In Epidauros you visit the ancient Theatre with the astonishin acustics. From there over the Corinthian Channel, where you make a short stop, to the capital of Greece, Athens.
Day 3: Athens-City-Tour. (approx. 30 klm)
You visit the Akropolis and the Parthenon, Adrian’s Gate, the National Museum, the Temple o Zeus, the Parliament and the National Gardens. You then have the opportunity to visit Plaka (old town) for a folklore evening with traditional spices and wine accompanied by Greek music and dancing!
Day 4: Athens-Saronic Islands -Cape Sounion. (approx.60 klm)
This day is free for you to enjoy as you wish. We recommend a day trip to the Saronic Islands Aegina, Poros and Hydra or a half-day-excursion to Cape Sounion to see the Temple Poseidon and watch an amazing sunset.
Day 5: Delphi-Patras (approx.290 klm)
Today you journey from Athens to Delphi, one of Greece’s most famous archaeological sites. Delphi was famous even in ancient times for its Oracle. From there you continue your journey over Antirion-Rion to Patras to board the ferry.
Day 6: Arrival in Italy -
Journey home The ferry trip from Patras to Ancona is an unforgettable experience. The ships are fully equipped with modern facilities to ensure a pleasurable journey. Swimming pools, restaurants, bars, discos, casinos, sun-decks, shops, comfortable, modern cabins and of course air-conditioning throughout the ship. Enjoy a relaxing and secure journey over the Adriatic.
Departure also possible from Bari/Brindisi/Venice