Day 1 (Friday): ATHENS – CORINTH CANAL – CEPHALONIA
Boarding for cruise from Athens to Dubrovnik starts at 2 PM and the ship departs at 3:30 PM. First we will sail across the Gulf of Corinth and later cross the famous Corinth Canal. Enjoy a welcome drink while mingling with fellow travellers and crew members. Later a welcome dinner will be served. Night journey to the island of Cephalonia.
Day 2 (Saturday): CEPHALONIA – ITHACA
Our luxury cruise continues with early morning arrival at the picturesque port of Sami on the island of Cephalonia. Optional excursion to Mt. Ainos National Park famous for its biodiversity. Did you know that Captain Corelli’s Mandolin was shot on Caphelonia? Maybe you will recognise some of the places. After the tour we sail towards Ithaca, the island of Odysseus. On the way you can enjoy a refreshing swim stop and barbecue lunch on board. Late in the afternoon we will reach Vathy, the capital of Ithaca, which lies within a deep-water fjord-shaped bay. The town will charm you with its traditional Ionian architecture. Night in the port of Vahty.
Day 3 (Sunday): ITHACA – ANTIPAXI – PAXI
After breakfast we will sail to Antipaxi, the smallest of the Ionian Islands and enjoy a refreshing swim stop. The island boasts a dense forest of mastic, pine, myrtle and cypress interspersed with vines. Next stop on our cruise from Athens to Dubrovnik is the nearby island of Paxi, which – according to the Greek legend – was created by Poseidon himself. Free time to explore its harbour or enjoy the gorgeous beach.
Day 4 (Monday): PAXI – CORFU
In the morning the ship will sail to Corfu, the northernmost and greenest of all Ionian islands. If you are interested in history, you are more than invited to join our walking tour of the namesake town, which is also featured on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Alternatively you can opt for a scenic drive through the lush Corfu countryside and ancient hill towns. Night in the port of Corfu.
Explore the Ionian & Adriatic beauties on this luxury cruise from Athens to Dubrovnik
Day 5 (Tuesday): CORFU – SARANDA – BUDVA
Leaving Corfu and Greece behind, the ship will sail towards Albania and before noon reach Saranda – arguably the most attractive promenade on the Albanian Riviera. Join the optional excursion to nearby archaeological site of Butrint, also recognised by UNESCO. In the afternoon we will continue our luxury cruise from Athens to Dubrovnik towards Budva in Montenegro. Night at sea.
Day 6 (Wednesday): BUDVA – KOTOR
After breakfast, we invite you to an optional sightseeing tour to the old town of Budva to explore its vast cultural heritage and Venetian architecture. In the afternoon departure towards the magnificent Bay of Kotor, the deepest natural fjord in the Mediterranean. Night in the port of Kotor.
Day 7 (Thursday): KOTOR – DUBROVNIK
In the morning we invite you to an optional walking tour of Kotor, which has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO due to its exceptional beauty and well-preserved medieval town. In the afternoon, the ship will sail towards our last destination, the gorgeous town of Dubrovnik often referred to as the jewel of the Adriatic. Night in the port of Dubrovnik.
Day 8 (Friday): DUBROVNIK – END OF CRUISE
Disembarkation after breakfast as our luxury cruise from Athens to Dubrovnik comes to an end.
This cruise can also be done in the opposite direction from Dubrovnik to Athens.Send inquiry from 2.100,00 € per person