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7 Nights in the Cyclades

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GREEK QUICK FACTS

• Greece enjoys more than 250 days of sunshine or 3,000 sunny hours a year.

• Greek has been spoken for more than 3,000 years, making it one of the oldest languages in Europe.

• Greece’s currency, the Drachma, was 260 years old and Europe’s oldest currency. The Drachma was replaced with the Euro in 2002.

Kea, Greece water views

Athens

Welcome to Greece! The lovely captain and crew are looking forward to seeing you on board. Take a tour of your new home for the next week as we begin cruising to your first destination, Kea.

Kea

Distance from last location:

36nm

Leaving the port of Athens you will first discover the exceptionally picturesque village Kea. The little port of Korissia was a pirate stronghold in the 13th century, located on the south side of Nikola Bay. Remains of the ancient town walls and the Sanctuary of Apollo can be found here.

SEE & DO:

• Visit the famous lion, carved from the native rock in the 6th century BCE.

• Explore the anchorage of Poleis.

• Vaourkari is a small bay with lovely traditional taverns, small shops, and bars.

• Enjoy a sunset Spritz at Aigis in Vourkari's poolside.

Syros, Greece

Syros

Distance from last location:

65nm

Discover the authentic style of Syros island in Greece belonging to the Cyclades island group, and dive into its calm atmosphere and stunning original Venetian architecture of its main towns.

SEE & DO:

• Go for a stroll in the famous capital of the island: Ermoupolis.

• Discover the Church of Resurrection and the Church of Agios Nikolaos.

• Visit the Archaeological Museum of Syros.

• Enjoy your Greek sunset dinner at Aventura restaurant.

Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos

Distance from last location:

20nm

Welcome to Greece’s most popular island, Mykonos. Whether you're kicking your feet up on a sunbed at one of the world’s most famous beach clubs, or exploring the azure seas, whitewashed buildings, and cliff-top mansions, Mykonos is the place to be. When you’re not taking a dip in the glistening seas, we suggest exploring the town’s charming alleyways and over-the-top boutiques.

SEE & DO:

• Have a day of sun and sun at the famous beach club, Nammos.

• Go for a stroll around Mykono's old town and its windmills.

• Enjoy a meal at Interni or Spillia.

• Dive into a magical panorama at 180 degrees Sunset Bar.

Naxos, Greece street shopping

Naxos

Distance from last location:

21nm

Hilltop villages, private bays, and sun-soaked coastal trails adorn one of Greece’s most underrated islands. Welcome to Naxos. Discover unspoiled shores, and original Greek history and enjoy local dishes like stuffed mushrooms, crab balls, and mixed souvlaki.

SEE & DO:

• Discover commanding ruins at the Temple of Apollo.

• Enjoy the unspoiled shores of Cedar Forest of Alyko.

• Visit the Archaeological Museum of Naxos.

• Have dinner in a stunning former monastery at the high-end Doukato Restaurant.

Aerial view of Paros, Greece

Paros

Distance from last location:

9nm

Named Europe’s best island by Travel + Leisure, Paros’ glitzy restaurants and breathtaking natural beauty live up to its reputation. Feel the pulse of Parikia, the island’s main harbor, before making a stop by the picture-perfect port of Naoussa village, to then bask in the sunshine on the shores of Golden Beach.

SEE & DO:

• Visit the 4th-century Panagia Ekatontapiliani church.

• Enjoy a walking trail in Paros Park

• Dive into the local cuisine at Lefkes Village’s Aranto.

• Have a sundowner of ouzo with the locals at To Takimi in the main square.

Sifnos, Greece

Sifnos

Distance from last location:

24nm

We continue with long, warm days spent on the sandy shores of some of Greece’s most beautiful beaches. Sifnos is a wonderful stop on your dream holidays in the Mediterranean, so grab a sun-soaked rock at Chrisopigi where you can dive into the crisp blue water before indulging in Greek delicacies, fresh seafood, and mouth-watering street food - which is everywhere you turn.

SEE & DO:

• Stroll around the medieval village of Kastro.

• Go snorkel in the underwater world around the island.

• Enjoy traditional Greek food at Don Carlos.

• Have a sundowner at Kastro Bay.

Serifos, Greece

Serifos

Distance from last location:

15nm

With just 5 kilometers of paved road going along the fertile valleys, this non-crowded place is ideal for those who want to discover an almost desert island. Enjoy the authentic and traditional towns of the area, and get to know its people. If you are looking for a peaceful vacation with stunning views, Serifos is for you.

No better way to spend your time before you Disembark tomorrow.

SEE & DO:

• Serifos offers a variety of hiking trails with stunning views.

• Discover the Monastery of Taxiarches in the village of Galani, a beautiful monastery founded around 1600 that looks like a fortress.

• Explore Chora village, which is the capital of Serifos and makes you feel like traveling back in time.

• Have some great seafood at Tis Kalis Seafood Restaurant.

Athens, Greece Parthenon

Athens

Distance from last location:

62nm

Enjoy an early morning swim and breakfast on board before we cruise back to Athens for your disembarkation.

A trip to Athens will take you to some of the world’s most famous attractions. Discover ancient ruins in the Greek capital Athens and explore the most famous UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites. Visit the seaside suburb Glyfada with its traditional restaurants and cosmopolitan shopping, and get lost in the endearing cobbled streets of Athen’s oldest neighborhood, Plaka. We hope you've enjoyed your charter with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

SEE & DO:

• Discover the historical Temple of Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch ruins.

• Explore Acropolis - a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.

• Visit the famed Parthenon and the Erechtheion monuments.

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