Ancient Athens & the Greek Isles

Monarch Cruises Ocean CountessGreece is one of the more affordable places in Europe to visit, and this itinerary promises an in-depth Grecian experience. Discover the mythological rich history of Athens with its prominent archaeological wonders of ancient times set in the midst of modern surroundings. Savor great food, enjoy abundant shopping and experience the lively atmosphere of this vibrant city.


Venture out of Athens in style aboard the Monarch Ocean Countess. For three relaxing days, cruise the sapphire blue waters of the Aegean Sea to a variety of beautiful Greek Isles, as well as the fascinating ancient site of Ephesus in Turkey. In Greece, visit ever-popular Mykonos with its sophisticated nightlife, the beautiful Monastery of Saint John on the quaint island of Patmos, the mountainous island of Crete, and Santorini, with its uniquely beautiful architecture and volcanic caldera – resting in Santorini for two days in a lovely suite overlooking the shimmering sea.

Available as a custom tour for your own private group  – call us for details!

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Included in Tour:

  • Most meals: Daily breakfast, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
  • Regional wine with welcome dinner
  • Wine tasting and cooking class on Santorini
  • Deluxe hotel accommodations
  • English-speaking guided tours and all entrance fees for group excursions
  • 3-day cruise with outside Superior cabin, double occupancy basis (including port charges & gratuity)
  • All local transportation for group travel
  • Full-time tour leader & local bi-lingual guides


  • International airfare
  • Personal purchases
  • Room charges (such as room service, telephone, Internet service, spa treatments, laundry, etc.)
  • Alcoholic beverages (except group wine tasting and welcome dinner)
  • Transportation and related expenses for personal sightseeing (other than group excursions)
  • Travel Insurance

$3675.00 USD per person based on double occupancy

Single supplement $975.00 additional

Limited to 12 guests – Reserve Now