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Eclectic Aegean - 13 Night Fly, Stay, Cruise Package (CST12902)

Join Celestyal Crystal for 7 spectacular nights of eastern Mediterranean cruising from Athens return!

Tour Departure: Oct 17, 2020

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Inside A$4834
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Join Celestyal Crystal for 7 spectacular nights of eastern Mediterranean cruising from Athens return!


13 Night Package Includes:
  • Economy Class return airfares from Australia to Athens
  • 3 night pre-cruise stay at the Royal Olympic Hotel Athens, including breakfast
  • Private Half Day Sightseeing Tour with Acropolis and Acropolis Museum
  • 7 night cruise from Athens return aboard Celestyal Crystal
  • All on-board meals, entertainment and crew gratuities
  • 3 night post-cruise stay at the Hydroussa Hotel Hydra, including breakfast
  • Transfers between airport, hotel and port throughout
  • Return ferry tickets between Athens and Hydra
  • All port charges, government fees and air taxes

  • 7 night cruise from Piraeus (Athens) return aboard Celestyal Crystal
  • Plus return airfares, 3 nights luxury accommodation in Athens, 3 nights in Hydra, a private Acropolis tour, ferry tickets and transfers between airport, hotel and port throughout!
  • Visit Istanbul, Canakkale, Volos, Heraklion, Santorini & Mykonos!

BLACK FRIDAY SALE: Book by 09 December to take advantage of discounted cruise fares! Also enjoy an included unlimited beverage package and 3 free shore excursions!



Day 1 - 2: Qatar Airways EX SYD MEL BNE

Depart from either Sydney Melbourne Brisbane

To: Europe


SALES VALIDITY: until further notice

FARE TYPE: Economy Booking Class T

CHANGES/CANCELLATIONS/FEES: For further information refer to the Terms & Conditions located on our website.


Tue 13 Oct 2020
Day 2: Private transfer from Airport to Hotel
Wed 14 Oct 2020
Day 2 - 5: Royal Olympic Hotel Athens

This hotel revels in its central location in Athens, just opposite to the Zeus Temple and Hadrian's Arch. The hotel is situated within easy walking distance of the Plaka district and the Acropolis, as well as the Royal Palace. This wonderful hotel offers guests the ideal setting from which to explore this impressive city. The hotel is located within easy access of the National Museum, Syntagma Square, the National Gardens, the Old Town and the Megaron Convention Centre. This charming hotel enjoys an air of elegance and sophistication, beautifully blending contemporary and traditional elements. The guest rooms are superbly designed, featuring refreshing tones for a relaxing ambience. 

Wed 14 Oct 2020
2:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Day 3: Private Half Day Sightseeing Tour with Acropolis and Acropolis Museum

This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city.

Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop). Continue and pass by the Prime Minister's residence (ex Royal Palace) guarded by the Euzones in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma).

On the Acropolis visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally "the harmony between material and spirit", the monument that "puts order in the mind", the Parthenon.

Continue and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum.

Vehicle Information

Enjoy your tour in style and comfort with private transport in a Mercedes B Class, Viano, or similar.

Redeem information

Voucher type: Printed and e-Voucher

Printed voucher or E-voucher. Print and bring the voucher or show the voucher on your mobile device to enjoy the activity.


Start point:

Hotel pick-up available.

At 9:00am.

Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.

End point: Same as the starting point


Opening dates

09:00 - 14:00

Duration: 5 Hours

Guide options

Guide type: Guide

Thu 15 Oct 2020
Day 5: Private transfer from Hotel to Port
Sat 17 Oct 2020
Day 5: Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Sat 17 Oct 2020
Depart 4:00 PM
Day 6: Istanbul, Turkey
Sun 18 Oct 2020
Arrive 3:30 PM
Day 7: Istanbul, Turkey
Mon 19 Oct 2020
Depart 8:00 PM
Day 8: Canakkale, Turkey
Tue 20 Oct 2020
7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Day 9: Volos, Greece
Wed 21 Oct 2020
7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Day 10: Crete (Heraklion), Greece
Thu 22 Oct 2020
1:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Day 11: Santorini, Greece
Fri 23 Oct 2020
7:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Day 11: Mykonos, Greece
Fri 23 Oct 2020
Arrive 7:00 PM
Day 12: Mykonos, Greece
Sat 24 Oct 2020
Depart 2:00 AM
Day 12: Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Sat 24 Oct 2020
Arrive 9:00 AM
Day 12: Private transfer from Piraeus cruise port to ferry port
Sat 24 Oct 2020
Day 12: Ferry transfer from Piraeus to Hydra
Sat 24 Oct 2020
Day 12 - 15: Hydroussa Hotel Hydra

Hydroussa hotel is sited in one of the most cosmopolitan islands of Argosaronikos, the island of Hydra. Its premises are located a few minutes away from the port, in Votsi area, the square with the beautiful lemon trees. From each corner of the hotel, someone can admire the traditional village of Hydra. To the left you can see the 5 Prime Ministers Square and to the right you can admire the family building of Lazaros Kountouriotis. A unique specimen of local architecture consists of 40 stylish rooms with interesting island colors. In this hotel you have the opportunity to approach Hydra’s architecture in past times, living today, combining your coffee or drink with the afternoon breeze in the patio.

Sat 24 Oct 2020
Day 15: Ferry transfer from Hydra to Piraeus
Tue 27 Oct 2020
Day 15: Private transfer from Piraeus ferry port to airport

Ferry arrival into Athens will be at approx 12:00 at the earliest. A late flight departure will be required.

Tue 27 Oct 2020
Ports of Call may vary by departure date and subject to weather and other conditions.




*Prices are per adult in AUD, based on lead-in twin share accommodation in each of the specified categories. Valid for a limited time only, is capacity controlled, subject to change/availability and can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Does not include any additional accommodation made necessary by flight schedules. Prices are subject to change due to fluctuations in charges, taxes and currency even after the deposit is paid. Agents may charge service fees/or fees for card payments which vary. Cancellation penalties and conditions apply.

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