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Discover a new age of sailing onboard the stunning Star Flyer tall ship as it makes its way through Athens, Kusadasi and Mykonos.
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Receive an $900* per person air credit on select sailings.
31 Jul 2017
06 May 2017 to 19 Aug 2017
Seven nights en-suite air conditioned accommodation, port charges, all meals, activities and entertainment on board the ship and English speaking hosts.
Selected departures, 06 May - 19 Aug 2017
This relaxing sailing departs from Athens, calling at Kusadasi (for an optional visit of the ancient city of Ephesus) before exploring the popular Greek islands of Patmos and Mykonos along with the lesser known gem of Amorgos.
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Visit the famous archaeological site of Ephesus.
Marvel at the incredible views of Mykonos.
Discover the serene island of Patmos.
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Walking in the shadow of the Acropolis in the Agora, you can almost hear the voices of Plato, Socrates and Aristotle arguing about who was the greatest philosopher. Ancient Athens, the birthplace of democracy and epicenter of western civilization, is a city for all eternity.
Sailing at sea today.
Kusadasi is a popular Turkish port of call for cruise ships, as not only is it a bustling resort town full of shops, bars and restaurants, but it is also the main access point for the famous archeological site at Ephesus. Extensive excavations have revealed an ancient city through which visitors can now wander and observe the wonders of a bygone civilisation. Near Kusadasi, on Turkey’s turquoise coast, we make a stop at Camlimani, a small pellucid bay. Swim at the beach, snorkel, stroll the pine scented grounds, or have a run at the rides in the aquapark.
(Tour of Ephesus is optional)
This serene island is known as the site of the apocalyptic revelations of St. John the Divine, The cave where he is said to have lived is now the site of the Monastery of the Apocalypse. It houses priceless icons and manuscripts in its treasury.
Amorgós’ cliff-clinging monastery of Hozoviotissas has one of the most spectacular locations of any in Greece. Only a few monks live in the cavernous 50-room monastery, but the view from their terrace aerie might make you think they had all flown to heaven from this very spot.
One of the most cosmopolitan of all the Greek Islands, Mykonos is a contrast of rocky hills and beautiful beaches. Hora, the capital, spreads around a colourful harbour, a popular meeting place, overlooked by a variety of tavernas, in which fishing boats nestle side by side with luxury yachts.
From the shore, it's a big rock sticking out into the sea. Then you pass over the causeway, and through an iron fortress gate, and suddenly, the town of Monemvasia is before you, a perfectly preserved Byzantine fortified port, once 60,000 strong, now home to just a few hundred. You can readily see why the name Monemvasia means single entrance! In the rocky hills above, ancient Byzantine ruins loom over the town, while below a maze of red tiled roofs and twisting alleys hide tavernas and cafes and the home of revered Greek poet Yannis Ritsos.
End your journey back in Piraeus.
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*TERMS AND CONDITIONS Air credit offer is valid on select dates only as specified. Offer is applicable to all cabin categories, not applicable to 3rd person and children rates. Offer is combinable with past passenger discount. The discount of $900 will be applied to the cruise invoice at the time of confirmation, provided flight details and promo codes have been advised to the cruise line. Please quote Promo code: SCAIROFF0517. Prices are per person (pp) twin share, cruise only in NZD, based on lead-in cat. 6, economy season, inclusive of port charges and early booking discount. Valid for sailings as indicated only. Valid for sale until 31 July 2017 or sold out. Subject to availability at the time of booking. Seasonal surcharges & single supplements may apply. Valid for new bookings only & not combinable with any other offers. Airfares not included unless specified. Offers are subject to availability and can change without notification due to fluctuations in charges and currency. Credit card surcharges apply. For full terms and conditions please view adventureworld.com/terms-and-conditions.
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