Join us for this odyssey to the windswept paradise of Greece’s ancient islands and Turkey’s fabled coast. Cruise from Athens to Istanbul aboard the M.S. LE LYRIAL. Meet local residents during the specially arranged ISLAND LIFE FORUM® for a personal perspective on the true character of the Aegean Sea’s maritime culture. Discover the very cradle of Western civilization during carefully designed, expert-led excursions, highlighted by the UNESCO World Heritage sites of the classical ruins of Delos, the Old Town of Rhodes, the Monastery of St. John on Pátmos, and legendary Troy. Visit Mykonos, known for its iconic windmills and sugar-white cube houses. Enjoy panoramic views of Santorini’s caldera from a cable car. Stroll the marble-paved boulevards of Ephesus, the most spectacularly preserved Greco-Roman city in the world. Extend your voyage with the Athens pre-cruise option and the Istanbul or Cappadocia and Istanbul post-cruise options.
Tour Operator: Thomas P Gohagan & Co
Tour Dates: September 28 - October 6, 2015
Tour Cost: From approx. $4,195 USD per person, based on double occupancy, plus air
Activity Level: Low to Moderate
Reservations: Call the Queen's Alumni Educational Travel office at 1-800-267-7837 or Thomas P Gohagan & Co at 1-800-922-3088