KNOSSOS- PLATEAU OF LASSITHI
27/02/2019
CRETAN ZEUS PARK
26/02/2019
Included in the price:
  • Transfer from hotels in the HERAKLION area: Fodele, Agia Pelagia, Ligaria, Amudara, Analipsi, Anissaras, Gouves, Gournes, Carteros, Kokkini Hani, Malia, Stalida.to the port of Heraklion and back
  • Return tickets for the comfortable and fastest ship “Minoan Lines”, seating on regular seats
  • Bus tour and professional guided tour of the main attractions of the capital.
  • Accompanying the Russian-speaking guide throughout the trip.
  • Breakfast on a cruise ship
  • Guide:   English-speaking guide during the day and a professional guide in the Acropolis and the museum.
  • Breakfast on the ferry is included in the price


Accommodation on a cruise ship:
  • Price for ordinary seats - 128 euros per adult.
  • The cost of a VIP chair is 144 euros per adult.
  • 4-bed cabins (separately male and female) - 158 euro per adult.
  • 2-bed cabins - 188 euros per person.
  • Children (from 4 to 12 years old) - 50% of the cost for an adult.
  • Toddlers (from 0 to 4 years old) - free of charge, in the hands of parents.
  • According to ship rules, accommodation in shared four-bed cabins by gender. In the female and male cabins, respectively.
  • If there are 3 adults in your company, then by paying 80 euros you guarantee that you will not be hooked up on the 4th place in the cabin.
  • Cabins are fully equipped. Good furniture, bed linen, towels. They also have a bathroom with all amenities.


Schedule:   Monday. In 2019, from May 20 to October 1

ATTENTION:
  • The schedule may change or can be canceled.
  • This may be due to weather conditions, for example, a storm on the high seas at the very beginning (in May) or the end of the season (in September and in October), the work of maritime transport personnel (strikes) and other force majeure situations.

Additional expenses:
  • Other type of accommodation: VIP chairs, 2 and 4 bed cabins.
  • Ticket to the Acropolis - the price is 20 euros.
  • Tickets to the museum - the price is 5 euros.
  • Lunch and dinner on the way or on the ship - from 10 euros.

Duration:   From 19:30 on Monday until 08.00 on
   Wednesday (indicated approximately, depending on the
    area of rest)

Degree of difficulty:   Medium

Informative:   High level.

Very beautiful!

Transport:
  • Bus - about 1 hour one way to the port of Heraklion (depending on the area of departure)
  • chic ferry (night crossing)
  • small bus transfers around the city of Athens

Pedestrian section: Visit of the acropolis and a walk
   through the city.

Possibility of traveling with small children: Yes, if you
   tolerate the journey on the ship.

Do not forget to take with you: Headgear, warm
   clothes for the ferry (air conditioners work in the cabin),
   money for entrance tickets and lunch. Just in case,
   have an original, copy or photo (on the phone) of your
   passport with you. If you suffer from seasickness,
   take pills for motion sickness with you ("Dramina",
    "Emetostop")

Terms of return of the excursion:    Upon cancellation
   of the tour for more than a day - 75% refund.
   No refunds in case of cancellation less than 24 hours.

Cruise to Athens from Crete

FROM THE REGION OF HERAKLION FOR 1 DAY
THE ADVANTAGES OF THIS TOUR:
•    Professional sightseeing escort when visiting the sights of the capital of Greece - Athens.
•    The opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the Mediterranean from the open deck of the Minoan Lines cruise liner.

     The Greek company “Minoan Lines” has more than 25 years of experience in conducting sea cruises in the Mediterranean. Repeatedly awarded for the high quality of the organization of cruise programs and services on the ship. It is one of the most popular cruise companies in Europe. To accommodate the proposed 725 modern comfortable cabins that accommodate 1,450 passengers.
     The journey begins in the evening, setting off on a cruise liner across the Mediterranean Sea from the port of Heraklion. The duration of the trip on the ship takes all night. Upon arrival at the port of Athens, breakfast is served on the ship. After an organized breakfast you go on a journey "in time".
     The review of monuments, which testify to the centuries-old history of the city and reflect the brilliance of its culture, passes in the accompaniment of the English-speaking guide in a comfortable bus. During the tour you will get to know the glory of not only of Athens, but of the whole country. In front of you in all its splendor will appear the sanctuaries of Dionysos and Zeus, of the unique Olympic Stadium Panathenaiko which has a history of 2,400 years, the National Library, National Garden, Numismatics Museum and National Archaeological Museum. In your memory will always remain the colorful ceremony of the changing of the guards of honor at the monument to the Unknown Soldier: They are called “Evzones”, pride of Athens, whose bearing and magnificent outfit will delight not only the experts in military affairs.
     In addition to the sightseeing tour of the city and the most important archaeological site not only of the capital, but of the whole country is the visit of the Acropolis. The program includes also a visit to the New Museum of the Acropolis with its richest exposition - a miracle of modern architecture mixed with ancient history.

PROGRAM:
1st day
20:00  Departure from the hotel with the subsequent
           landing in the port of Heraklion (Crete Island) on
           board of one of the largest liners of the Minoan
           Lines company.
21:00  Departure of the ship from the port of Heraklion
2nd day
06:00   Arrival at the port of Piraeus (Athens)
07:00   Organized breakfast on the ship.
08:00   Departure for an excursion to the Acropolis and
           the Archaeological Museum.
           Bus tour of the historic center of Athens:
           The unique Panathinaikos Stadium
          The National Library, the National Garden
          The Numismatics Museum
          The National Archaeological Museum.
           Next, we head to the central building of the Greek
           Parliament, where we will see the changing of the
           guard and walk through the main squares of
           Omonia,Kotzie, Karaiskki.
15:30  In our free time, we recommend dining in a
           restaurant or drinking a cup of Greek coffee in a
           traditional cafe located in the old quarter of
           Plaka and Monastiraki at the foot of the Acropolis,
           amidst many souvenir shops and boutiques.
18:30  End of the excursion on the main street Ermou,
           from where we will go back to the port of Piraeus
           by bus.
20:00  Boarding on a ship and sailing to Crete.
21:00  Departure of the liner from the port of Piraeus
3rd day
06:30    Arrival at the port of Heraklion (Crete) and return
           to the hotel..
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