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The Cyclades and Ancient Treasures

Athens - Istanbul

Dates:
13/7/2021
to  20/7/2021

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8
days
7
nights on board
Starting from*
AU$6,390
15% Ponant Bonus

In partnership with the Louvre.  

Fall under the spell of the Mediterranean’s key sites during an 8-day cruise offered by PONANT. With Athens as the departure point, board Le Bougainville for an unforgettable sailing experience discovering exceptional islands and cities.

Your cruise will begin with the exploration of two of Greece’s major sites, from Napflion: the Mycenae ruins and the Epidaurus theatre, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Le Bougainville will then head towards Paros. Nestling in the heart of the Cyclades archipelago, this island reputed for its sublime white marble offers a real concentration of Greek beauty, from whitewashed houses to olive groves to ancient monuments.

A little further north, you will arrive on Mykonos, with its iconic windmills, beaches, countless churches and whitewashed houses.

Following a stop on the island of Patmos, Le Bougainville will leave Greece to reach Kusadasi, in Turkey. An old fishing village with history going back 5,000 years, not far from the Ephesus site, the town is now one of the country’s most famous seaside resorts.

Your trip continues with a stop on the volcanic island of Limnos, near the Dardanelles Strait. Protected during Antiquity by Hephaestus, the god of fire, this green and lush island has now become one of Greece’s major seaside resorts.

Lastly, you will reach Istanbul, where your cruise to the Eastern Mediterranean will draw to an end.


Your itinerary

A cruise in partnership with Le Louvre, to discover the finest ancient sites of Greece, with a port of call in Turkey. Numerous UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Acropolis in Athens (embarkation port), the...


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Choose your stateroom

Choose your stateroom

Deluxe Stateroom
 

(19 m²)

From AU$6,390
15% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 4
 

(19 m²)

From AU$7,150
15% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5
 

(19 m²)

From AU$7,500
15% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6
 

(19 m²)

From AU$7,880
15% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 3
 

(27 m²)

From AU$11,010
15% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 4
 

(27 m²)

From AU$11,010
15% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 5
 

(27 m²)

Fully booked
15% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 6
 

(27 m²)

Fully booked
15% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5 Suite
 

(38 m²)

From AU$14,970
15% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6 Suite
 

(38 m²)

From AU$15,720
15% Ponant Bonus

Privilege Suite Deck 5
 

(38 m²)

From AU$16,510
15% Ponant Bonus

Privilege Suite Deck 6
 

(38 m²)

From AU$16,510
15% Ponant Bonus

Grand Deluxe Suite Deck 6
 

(45 m²)

From AU$18,150
15% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(45 m²)

From AU$22,340


      

Complete your trip

Complete your trip

Shore Excursions, Overlands & Pre/Post Programmes
To complete your voyage, PONANT can organise a range of shore excursions, pre & post cruise activities and packages, plus transfers.


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Contact Us

1 888 400 1082
(or contact your travel agent)

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*Price is per person, double occupancy, is based on availability, and subject to change at any time. The category of cabin to which this price applies may no longer be available.