Date: June 29 - July 10, 2013
Host: Nina Kovac
Cost: from $4368.00 (see full brochure for details)
- Sail the mediterranean on the 360 ft. 4 masted Star Clipper from Athens to Venice
- Beautiful and idyllic ports of call in Greece include Mykonos and Santorini
- Special private shore excursions during the cruise exclusive to our Civilized Adventures members.
- Ancient sites, seaside cafes, hidden coves & pristine beaches along the Adriatic Coast.
- Land extensions taking you to the the Acropolis, Olympia, walking tour of Kotor, and the historic Dubrovnik.
- All meals included while on the Star Clipper.
- Extensions available in Venice, Italy.
June 28, 2013 - ATHENS:
Civilized Adventures clients will be met at the airport and transferred to our 4* hotel located in the heart of the historic Plaka district of Athens.
June 29 - BOARD THE STAR CLIPPER (B,D):
You may relax over an included buffet breakfast. Later, our local guide will take us on a private tour of Athens, including a visit to the famous Acropolis and lunch with a view. Our tour ends at the port where we'll board the Star Clipper and prepare to set sail.
June 30 - MYKONOS, GREECE (B,L,D):
The Star Clipper will drop anchor at Mykonos by midday; we’ll have the rest of the day to explore. Star Clipper offers two optional 1/2-day tours including a volcano hike and a coach tour of the island or you may just want to explore on your own.
July 2 - AT SEA (B,L,D):
We enjoy a day at sea sailing along the coast of Greece, through Mediterranean waters and into the Ionian Sea.
July 3 - KATAKOLON, GREECE (B,L,D):
Katakolon is a village on the shores of the Ionian Sea. SPECIAL FEATURE: Our Civilized Adventures’ clients will enjoy a PRIVATE tour to Olympia this morning.
July 4 - CORFU, GREECE (B,L,D):
The lushest (and some say the loveliest) of all the Greek islands, Corfu lies just a stone’s throw from the Albanian coast.
July 5 - KOTOR, MONTENEGRO (B,L,D):
Protected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the medieval city of Kotor has a spectacular location in a stunning rock-walled chasm that splits the coastal mountains of Montenegro. It is possibly one of the prettiest, most unspoiled towns you’ll ever see. SPECIAL FEATURE: Our Civilized Adventures’ clients will enjoy a PRIVATE walking tour of Kotor today. We meet our guide upon disembarkation and explore this charming medieval town.
July 6 - DUBROVNIK, CROATIA (B,L,D):
It was George Bernard Shaw who said, “Those who seek paradise on earth should come to Dubrovnik.” Indeed, Dubrovnik is a treasure by any measure made more precious by its miraculous restoration. SPECIAL FEATURE: Our Civilized Adventures’ clients will enjoy a private tour of Dubrovnik’s “Hidden Treasures”.
July 7 - KORCULA, CROATIA (B,L,D):
Framed by dense green forests of allepo pine and twisted cypress, the red tile roofs of Korcula is a very picturesque sight.
July 8 - HVAR, CROATIA (B,L,D):
Idyllically located just off the Dalmatian coast, the island and the little port named after it have been a favorite getaway ever since the time of the Romans, the Byzantines, the Venetians and even Austro-Hungarian royalty.
July 9 - MALI LOSINJ, CROATIA (B,L,D):
The warm sands of Cikat Bay are an irresistible magnet for beachgoers.
July 10 - VENICE, ITALY (B,L,D):
Venice is the heart and soul of romance. On landing this morning you’ll receive disembarkation information. We would like to invite you to extend your stay in Venice!
Cost - from $4368.00
Starting Athens/Ending Venice (per person, sharing double or twin):
All quoted prices and itinerary effective at time of publication (Jan.8, 2013). Itinerary is subject to change due to improvements or changes in local conditions; prices are subject to change.