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Adriatic Antiquities, Holy Land & Ancient Kingdoms - 27 Night Fly, Stay, Cruise - Athens to Venice (HAL17086)



Tour Departure: May 12, 2021

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Set sail aboard Westerdam for 24 spectacular nights, cruising the magnificent Mediterranean. This truly is an exceptional itinerary!


27 Night Package Includes:
  • Economy class airfare from Australia to Athens, returning from Venice
  • 2 night pre-cruise stay at the Hilton Hotel Athens, including breakfast
  • 24 night cruise from Athens to Venice aboard Westerdam
  • All main meals and entertainment onboard (excludes specialty restaurants)
  • 1 night post-cruise stay at the Hotel Papadopoli, Venice, including breakfast
  • Transfers between airport, hotel & port throughout
  • Port charges, government fees & air taxes


Rock Bottom Prices 


“Have it All” Amenities* 
This value-packed offer (fare code MTS) includes:
• Signature Beverage Package#
• Prepaid Gratuities
• Signature Dining Package~
• Premium Internet Package (for Suite Passengers Only)


Day 3:Private transfer from Airport to Hotel
Wed 12 May 2021
Day 1:Private transfer from Hotel to Port
Fri 14 May 2021
Day 4 - 3:Emirates Kcl Ex SYD MEL BNE ADL PER to ATH OJ VCE & v.v.

Depart from either: Sydney, Melbourne Brisbane Adelaide Perth

To: Europe



SALES VALIDITY: Until further notice

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CHANGES/CANCELLATIONS/FEES: For further information refer to the Terms & Conditions located on our website.


Tue 11 May 2021
Day 3 - 1:Hilton Athens

Hilton Athens is more than a hotel - it's a legacy. A favorite among locals and guests alike, our landmark hotel is a destination itself as the hub for Athens’ business, cultural and social life. 

Explore our unique architectural and artistic style and relax at the spa. View the Acropolis and city skyline from the private balcony of your guest room.

Our prime location in the heart of Athens is the perfect home base for discovering the city's world-famous attractions.

Check-in: 4pm

Check-out: 12pm

Wed 12 May 2021
Day 1:Piraeus (Athens), Greece
Fri 14 May 2021
Depart 5:00 PM
Day 2:Cruising The Dardanelles
Sat 15 May 2021
Day 2:Istanbul, Turkey
Sat 15 May 2021
Arrive 4:00 PM
Day 3:Istanbul, Turkey
Sun 16 May 2021
Depart 4:00 PM
Day 4:Mykonos, Greece
Mon 17 May 2021
12:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Day 5:Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey
Tue 18 May 2021
7:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Day 6:Rhodes, Greece
Wed 19 May 2021
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Day 7:Thira (Santorini), Greece
Thu 20 May 2021
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Day 8:At Sea
Fri 21 May 2021
Day 9:Korcula, Croatia
Sat 22 May 2021
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Day 10:Rijeka, Croatia
Sun 23 May 2021
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Day 11:Koper, Slovenia
Mon 24 May 2021
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Day 12:Venice, Italy
Tue 25 May 2021
Arrive 8:00 AM
Day 13:Venice, Italy
Wed 26 May 2021
Depart 5:00 PM
Day 14:At Sea
Thu 27 May 2021
Day 15:Katakolon (Olympia), Greece
Fri 28 May 2021
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Day 16:Piraeus (Athens), Greece
Sat 29 May 2021
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Day 17:At Sea
Sun 30 May 2021
Day 18:Haifa (Tel Aviv), Israel
Mon 31 May 2021
8:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Day 19:Ashdod (Jerusalem), Israel
Tue 1 Jun 2021
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Day 20:Limassol, Cyprus
Wed 2 Jun 2021
7:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Day 21:Rhodes, Greece
Thu 3 Jun 2021
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Day 22:Souda (Chania), Greece
Fri 4 Jun 2021
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Day 23:Argostoli, Cephalonia, Greece
Sat 5 Jun 2021
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Day 24:At Sea
Sun 6 Jun 2021
Day 25:Venice, Italy
Mon 7 Jun 2021
Arrive 7:00 AM
Day 25:Private Boat Transfer Port to Hotel
Mon 7 Jun 2021
Day 25 - 26:Hotel Papadopoli Venice Standard Room SUN-THU Allocation

The four-and-a-half star Papadopoli Venezia is set in the heart of the Sestiere Santa Croce area. It is a 2-minute walk from the bus terminus of Piazzale Roma, and 300 metres from Santa Lucia Train Station. Wi-Fi is free in the entire building.

Hotel Papadopoli Venezia - MGallery Collection offers elegantly decorated rooms and suites with romantic views of the Papadopoli Gardens or Tolentini Canal. Each features designer amenities and classic 18th-century Venetian furnishings.

The hotel is complete with a private dock, to arrive directly by boat or water taxi, and a concierge service is available. The staff can arrange boat rides, or book tickets to La Fenice Opera House, museums and exhibitions.

Papadopoli Restaurant serves Venetian cuisine. Set in the winter garden filled with tropical plants, it is available for à la carte lunch and dinner. An American buffet breakfast is served daily.

The Salotto Veneziano bar is complete with a private library with free daily newspapers. Live music is arranged in the evenings.

Mon 7 Jun 2021
Day 26:Private Boat transfer Hotel to Airport
Tue 8 Jun 2021
Ports of Call may vary by departure date and subject to weather and other conditions.



Prices are per adult in AUD, based on lead-in twin share accommodation in each of the specified categories. Valid for a limited time only, is capacity controlled, subject to change/availability and can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Does not include any additional accommodation made necessary by flight schedules. Prices are subject to change due to fluctuations in charges, taxes and currency even after the deposit is paid. Agents may charge service fees/or fees for card payments which vary. Cancellation penalties and conditions apply.

*Offer Available only until 30 Sep 2020 and applies only to guests 1 and 2 in each stateroom.
#Signature Beverage Package: Has a daily limit of 15 beverages per person and the passengers must be aged 21 years and over on the date of cruise departure. Package includes individual beverage items up to the value of or equal to US$11 per item.
~Signature Dining Package: Guests receive one complimentary Canaletto dinner and one complimentary Pinnacle Grill dinner per cruise per person.
+Suite offer: Premium Internet Package is per person for guests 1 and 2 only sharing a Suite, and valued from US$139.99 for a 7-day cruise, up to US$699.99 for a 81+ day cruise. All internet usage is subject to Holland America Line’s  standard policies which may limit browsing of sites due to network security and bandwidth usage; and may not allow for audio/video calling and streaming.