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Eastern Mediterranean Cruising (Standard inside cabin with porthole, start Athens, end Athens)

Holiday's for the over 35's

Eastern Mediterranean Cruising (Standard inside cabin with porthole, start Athens, end Athens)

9 days "See Dates & Prices" (Per Person Two Sharing)

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Photograph of Eastern Mediterranean Cruising (Standard inside cabin with porthole, start Athens, end Athens)

Holiday's for the over 35's

Tour Includes : Athens||Mykonos||Samos||Milos||Syros||Cesme||Kos||Santorini||Crete

The Eastern Mediterranean Cruising, operated by Celestyal Cruises, offers relaxation, sightseeing and fabulous Greek food not only for the young, and young at heart. Beginning and ending in Athens, you'll cruise for 8 days to the islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Milos, Syros, Samos & Kos well stops in Turkey at Kusadasi and Cesme. There's nothing quite like watching the sun set over the Mediterranean from the bow of your luxury cruise ship while sipping on the cocktail of the day.



  • 8 nights cruising accommodation: 1 night in a hotel, 7 nights on board a cruise ship (quad or twin-share)


  • 8 buffet breakfasts
  • 7 lunches
  • 7 buffet/three-course dinners


  • Experienced On-board Cruise Rep


Day 1
Arrive Athens
Check-in to your hotel & spend the afternoon getting a sneak peek at Athens. This afternoon meet your ON-board Cruise Rep & fellow Contiki travellers.

Day 2
Athens to Mykonos
Board your ship & cruise to the Aegean paradise of Mykonos. Hang out on this island, famous for its young, vibrant party culture.

Day 3
Cruising to Samos via Kusadasi
Stop by the resort town of Kusadasi & shop in the town's colourful bazaar. Later, dock at the beautiful & colourful port of Vathy on Samos. Relax on the beach or in a local taverna, while you watching the locals fish for the catch of the day.

Day 4
Arrive at the pretty and unspoilt island of Milos & spend the day exploring the pristine beaches on one of the least crowded islands in the Aegean. Take in the laid back atmosphere, the small lovely villages & white washed houses & enjoy a day of pure relaxation.

Day 5
Cruising Athens to Syros
Today you'll have the morning in Athens to delve into the city's historic past or cosmopolitan culture. Then we cruise onto the picturesque island of Syros. Check out the stunning mansions and impressive town square.

Day 6
You have the full day to enjoy Cesme, explore the city, visit one of the local beaches or soak up the rich & diverse history and culture. Wander through the pretty streets to the market or take a trip to Ismir, Turkey's third largest city.

Day 7
Cruising to Santorini via Ios
First off is the small island of Ios, widely thought of as having the best beaches of the all the Greek isles. Wander through the little villages full of colour and character or take a trip around the island to experience some of the best beaches and the real beauty on offer. Then, onto Santorini for an evening of breathtaking sunsets, sundownder drinks and stunning scenery.

Day 8
We drop the anchor on the shores of Kos, this island has it all. From long sandy beaches, the castle, ruins of antiquity, to the lively night life scene of today! You have plenty of time to take in a little culture before hitting the beach.

Day 9
Arrival into Athens
Return to mainland Greece & mythological Athens where the trip ends after breakfast. Transfer into central Athens or take the opportunity for a guided tour of the Acropolis & Parthenon.

Platinum Travel and Contiki 18 to 35 Holidays

Platinum Travel are delighted to be working with Contiki Holidays. Contiki specialise in group travel holidays for the 18 to 35's and have being doing so for over 50 years. You get to share your passion for adventure, good times and creating memories with a group of 18-35 year old's from around the world.

There are over 270 trips around the world, with plenty of departure dates to choose from to create a holiday that’s perfect for you, from budget to accommodation style.

Contiki are about you exploring the world with like-minded people, which is why they only run trips for 18-35 year olds. You can expect to join a group of 18-35 awesome people from all around the world on our Europe, Australia, North America and New Zealand trips, and in Asia and Latin America it's all about small group adventures with up to 25 travellers. Don't worry if you are travelling alone, half of our travellers set off alone, meaning you'll have plenty of opportunities to make new friends.

The trips include everything you need to have the best travel experience of your life. Contiki take care of all the logistics like booking hotels, finding the best places for dinner and getting you from place to another. The Tour Managers, Drivers and Local Guides know as much about the destinations you visit as the locals themselves.

You'll get VIP access to the world's icons, as you skip to the front of the mile-long line at the Eiffel Tower and Colosseum. One thing's for sure – it's amazing value you won't find anywhere else.

The 5 Top Reasons to travel with Platinum Travel and Contiki

  • More choice
  • More ME Time
  • 18-35s only
  • Better experiences
  • Unbeatable value

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