Celestyal Nefeli - 8D/7N Euphoric Aegean
Day 1 - Friday
Embarkation! Athens (Lavrion), Greece
Welcome on Board. After embarkation this morning, on board, a range of activities are available to you:; sip a cocktail by the pool, try your luck in the casino, work-out in the fitness center or just relax and soak up the glorious Mediterranean sun. You will be wined and dined with an array of enticing international and Greek cuisine.
Day 2 - Saturday
A whole day is dedicated the stunning and unique island of Santorini. Captivating views are not to be missed as your ship approaches this world famous volcanic island. Choose from a variety of excursions- including an island tour featuring Ancient Akrotiri, one of the best preserved ancient cities, thanks to the volcanic ash that once lay thickly upon it. Perhaps enjoy a cable car ride to the top of the island to enjoy the spectacular caldera views and picture post card images of the blue domed churches and white washed cubic houses built into the cliff side.
Day 3 - Sunday
In the afternoon the ship will dock at the bustling Turkish port of Izmir. A must is the excursion to Ancient Ephesus to see the amazing ruins of this ancient Greek city. Alternatively you may prefer to walk around the colourful town and try your luck at bargaining with the local shopkeepers in the bazaar.
Day 4 - Monday
Explore Nafplio, this picturesque seaside town, famous for its Venetian Castle located in the bay, beautiful buildings and sophisticated atmosphere. Another very interesting option is to take part in the optional excursion to Epidaurus. The ancient site of Epidaurus, with ruins of temples devoted to the healing gods and of course the theatre. For most travellers Epidaurus is known for the magnificent theatre that still stands there and is still used for plays and other performances.
Day 5 - Tuesday
Lots of time today to experience Greece's largest island - Crete! The ship docks at Chania, one of the most picturesque ports in Greece. Take the opportunity to stroll along the lovely harbour of Chania or maybe relax at one of the nearby beaches. Alternatively you may choose to take part in one of the optional excursions to offer. We have a full day to enjoy this beautiful island rich in ancient and modern history.
Day 6 - Wednesday
Early morning arrival in Rhodes, known as the 'sunny island' with an average of 300 days of sun per annum! Choose to explore Rhodes medieval old town, once home to the Crusaders, or perhaps enjoy an excursion to the beautiful village of Lindos situated on the south eastern part of the island - complete with its very own Acropolis. Later in the afternoon set sail for Cesme.
Day 7 - Thursday
Visiting Cesme and Mykonos. Cesme in the morning.
In the afternoon set sail for the island of Mykonos where the ship will overnight! (Sails at 03h00) Enjoy free time in the lovely port or take an optional excursion to discover the island in depth. At noon we set sail for the cosmopolitan island of Mykonos. Mykonos needs little introduction! A summer holiday meeting point for jet setters worldwide, this glittering, glamorous island has everything you expect: fantastic beaches with crystal clear water, whitewashed sugar-cube houses with blue wooden shutters, narrow streets to stroll around, and last, but not least an incredible nightlife! The evening is ours to enjoy this beautiful iconic Cycladic Island.
Disembarkation. Athens (Lavrion), Greece
An early breakfast is served onboard before we disembark our cruise ship.