A 3 Day Cruise to the Aegean islands and Turkey coast with the Celestyal Nefeli.
Our Idyllic Cruises offer you deeply satisfying visits to the Mediterranean’s best-kept secrets. As the only home porting cruise line in Greece, we know the cosmopolitan Aegean and with our medium sized vessels we take you to its unspoiled hidden gems. Enjoy the versatile combination of exciting shore excursions, relaxing days at the beach, and visits to picturesque villages but also elegant nights out in fancy, popular resorts. If you wish to get the most of the Aegean, we are here to help you make your own, unique Greek adventure.
There is no better way to cruise to the Greek Islands than with Celestyal Nefeli. See below the available cruises dates:
|DEPARTURES FROM ATHENS (PIRAEUS) - 2017|
|JULY||07, 14, 21, 28|
|AUGUST||04, 11, 18, 25|
Cruise prices include:
Kusadasi - Ephesus shore excursion
The Ionian colony is one of the largest open-air archaeological museums in the world. Traces of the Hellenistic, Roman and Early Christian period are scattered everywhere.
Samos shore excursion
Samos is located in the eastern Aegean Sea, off the coast of Asia Minor. While largely mountainous, Samos has several relatively large and fertile plains. 25 vineyards cover a great portion of the island, from which Muscat wine is produced. The climate is typically Mediterranean, with mild rainy winters, and warm rainless summers
|Friday||Athens - Lavrion port (Greece)||---||13:00|
|Saturday||Kusadasi - Ephesus (Turkey)||07:00||13:00|
|Monday||Athens - Piraeus port (Greece)||07:00||---|
Day by Day Itinerary:
Friday: Greece Athens (Lavrion)
Departure at 13:00
60 kilometres from Athens, Lavrion is a bustling port and is an ancient silver mining center. The city’s silver mines date to prehistory and a bustling port. From here you can tour the following.
Greece - Mykonos
Arrival at 18:00 / Departure at 23:59
Mykonos is a delightful island renowned for its lovely countryside and its beaches, its iconic windmills and sea breezes.
Saturday: Turkey - Kusadasi (Turkey)
Arrival at 07:00 / Departure at 13:00
The area has been a center of art and culture since some of the earliest recorded history, and has been settled by many civilizations since being founded in 3000 BC. Kusadasi is currently one of the finest is resort town on the Aegean coast.
Ancient Ephesus & the Terrace Houses
Ancient Ephesus through the Ages – Hellenistic/Roman
House of Virgin Mary & Ancient Ephesus
Greece - Samos
Arrival at 15:30 / Departure at 22:30
You’ll be amazed by this island’s lush landscapes and crystal clear waters. Samos was home to some of the great minds of ancient Greece, including Aesop and Pythagoras.
Sunday: Greece - Milos
Arrival at 09:00 / Departure at 20:00
A geological marvel, this volcanic locale and its rare rock formations will astonish you. The island is also home to the greatest number of beaches in the Cyclades, many of them formed by ancient volcanoes.
Step Back in Time
Monday: Greece - Athens (Piraeus)
Arrival at 07:00
The bustling port of Piraeus, made famous by classic films like Never On Sunday and Stella, is a brief Metro or taxi ride from Athens. This vibrant, cosmopolitan, historically rich city is dense with ancient monuments, chic cafés and unique shops.
Athens Monuments and the Acropolis
Mykonos Private Island Tour - 4 hoursMykonos - Labyrinth and Landscape... A pearl in the Aegean Sea - blue sky, beautiful snow- white houses, lovely beaches everywhere...
Starting the City-and Island tour by walking the small and narrow streets, we have many possibilities to take nice photographs in the early morning, quiet city.
We get orientation and information in the labyrinth of the old town as well as impressions of the small port and the churches in town. Of course we will see the famous wind-mills and find Petros The Pelecan, the mascot of Mykonos.
After this we are exploring the island with a bus, visiting some of the most famous beaches and the inner land- scape. We see fishermen and kaikis, small private chapels and houses built in typical cycladic style.
In the second main village of Mykonos, Ano Mera, an idyllic place 6km from town, where the guests have enough free time for a stroll around the traditional square and they can visit the monk monastery Panagia Tourliani built in the 16th century.
Next stop is Kalafatis beach were there is time to relax a little and have a coffee or a refreshment (not included in the price), before going back to town and to reach a place with a fantastic view all over the town and neigh- bour islands.
A Half-Day-Trip with a lot of impressions and useful information!