Explore the largest Bronze Age archaeological site the Palace of Knossos on Crete. The Palace was once the ceremonial and political centre of Minoan culture, and the detailed murals, painting and carvings are marvellous wonders to behold. The nearby city of Heraklion offers more history to explore, including the Minoan site of Akrotiri and the exquisite traditional hilltop village of Oia.
Winding through and around the dazzling Greek Islands, you’ll revel in a fascinating e-bike tour around the charismatic island of Santorini, or you might take a Zodiac excursion exploring around the island of Zakynthos. You might like to spend your time relaxing on the pristine beach and swimming in the crystal-clear waters.
We Enrich your experience of Rhodes with an exclusive private tour of the incredible Acropolis of Rhodes. Delight in the restored structures of a stadium from 2 AD, and the adjacent theatre, once the place of the Rhodes School of Rhetoric lectures, and the Temple of Pythian Apollo.
The mighty Corinth Canal, six kilometres long and 23 metres wide, cut through solid rock offers an extraordinary cruising experience as Scenic Eclipse’s innovative design allows for ease of passage, and views and photographic opportunities to match.
Our Greek Islands cruises also take in the hustle-bustle of Istanbul, the magnificent coastline of Turkey, ANZAC Cove for a moving shore excursion and the stunning private island of Bozcaada. Walk the ancient streets exploring the temples, cafes and houses of a time long past in Pompeii, Europe’s most poignant archaeological site, and port hop along the Amalfi Coast, to the quintessential Mediterranean ports of Corsica and Croatia, to ritzy Cannes and the legendary leaning tower of Pisa.