DAY 1: France - DUBROVNIK (Croatia)
Special flight(1) to Dubrovnik. Transfer to the ship(1). Presentation of the crew and welcome cocktail. Dinner on board. Optional tour of Dubrovnik by night. Discover the hidden facets of the “Pearl of the Adriatic”. Overnight.
DAY 2: DUBROVNIK – CORFU
Full board on board. We’ll spend the day cruising and admiring the Mediterranean coastlines. Take advantage of the afternoon cruise to participate in the onboard activities or to laze about on the sun deck.
DAY 3: CORFU – ITEA
Full board on board. This morning there will be an optional guided visit of Achilleion Palace, Kanoni Beach and the city of Corfu: beginning with a visit to the Achilleion Palace, built in 1890 for the Empress Elizabeth, and then old Corfu Town, which grew between two fortresses enclosed by walls. This afternoon we’ll cruise along the Greek coast and the Corinthian Gulf towards Itea. Tonight's dinner will be followed by dancing. We’ll cruise through the night.
DAY 4: ITEA (Greece)
Full board on board. Optional day-trip to Delphi (lunch included), which was believed to have been founded by Zeus. We’ll visit Hosios Loukas, one of the most beautiful Byzantine monasteries in Greece. Tonight’s entertainment will be provided by the crew. We’ll head towards Corinth as we cruise through the night.
DAY 5: CORINTH (Greece) – Corinth Canal - ATHENS
Full board on board. Optional tour of Mycenae, one of the major centers of Greek civilization and a former military stronghold, and Nafplio — the first capital of modern Greece dominated by Palamidi Fortress. This afternoon we’ll pass through the Corinth Canal, an amazing and unique experience. We’ll arrive in Athens this evening, and enjoy a Greek-themed evening on board. We’ll remain in port overnight.
DAY 6: ATHENS
Full board on board. Optional visit to Athens and the Acropolis. We’ll have a tour of the city by coach and then you’ll discover the Acropolis, the universal symbol of ancient civilization. The afternoon can be spent on an optional excursion to the Apollo Coast and Cape Sounion. The route follows the coast around the Gulf of Saronica all the way to Cape Sounion. Tonight will be our gala dinner and evening. We’ll remain in port overnight.
DAY 7: ATHENS - Paris
Buffet breakfast on board. Disembark at 9 a.m. Transferd (1) to Athens International Airport for your flight (1) back to France.