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Treasures of the Aegean - Northbound

2015 Prices From $6,990 for 14 Days - Tauck Cruising

Tauck's Turkey and Greek Island cruise explores Athens and Istanbul, and sails through the Aegean aboard Wind Star, a motor-sailing yacht that hosts just 148 guests. See the best of the ancient world, from the Parthenon to the Blue Mosque, plus museums brimming with art and other treasures. Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Acropolis in Athens, Mycenae, Delos and the ancient city of Rhodes, where you'll enjoy a special Greek dinner with folkloric entertainment. Examine ancient ruins in legendary Ephesus, stroll the atmospheric town of Fira, and explore Istanbul's historic district, the Spice Bazaar and ornate palaces and mosques.

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  1. Itinerary
  2. Pricing & Availability
  3. Accommodations
  4. Before You Go
  5. Reviews (30)
  6. Deck Plans
  7. Packing Tips
  1. Northbound


    Day 1

    Arrive in Athens

    Meals

    D

    Day 2

    The Acropolis & National Archaeological Museum in Athens

    Meals

    B

    Day 3

    Amazing antiquities in Mycenae and Epidaurus

    Meals

    B, L

    Day 4

    Acropolis Museum and your Greek Island cruise begins

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 5

    The islands of Mykonos & Delos

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 6

    The spectacular island of Santorini

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 7

    Discover the treasures of Rhodes and enjoy a special Greek evening

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 8

    Turkish coast wonders in Bodrum

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 9

    From Kusadasi, a day exploring Ephesus

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 10

    A full day of cruising

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 11

    Topkapi Palace & the sights of Istanbul

    Meals

    B, L, D

    Day 12

    Istanbul's Hagia Sophia & a Bosphorus cruise

    Meals

    B, L

    Day 13

    The Blue Mosque & Istanbul's Grand Bazaar

    Meals

    B, D

    Day 14

    Journey home

    Meals

    B

The Tauck Difference

Tauck has all of it down perfectly. From the time of arrival where they picked us up on time until our drop off, our Tauck Director left nothing to chance. The sights were amazing, hotels excellent and food delicious. The Wind Star was incredible. Would have stayed on it longer!

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