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Ultimate Greece and Adriatic from Athens

Virgin Voyages Resilient Lady
Date 10th Sep 22
Nights 15 Nights
1
Athens, Greece
Fly from your chosen UK airport to Athens. On arrival be transferred to your hotel for a one night stay.
2
Athens, Greece
After check out be transferred to the port to board the new Resilient Lady for your back-to-back fourteen night cruise.
3
At Sea
4
Dubrovnik, Croatia
The Croatian city of Dubrovnik sits on the country's southern coast on the Adriatic Sea. Explore the city centre — an UNESCO World Heritage site — with its 17th-century Cathedral of the Assumption and Rector's Palace, before walking around the ancient city walls. Admire the views as you ride the cable car to Mt Srd or visit one of the city's museums. Relax in the sunshine on Banje Beach; enjoy a boat trip to the nearby islands of Lokrum and Elafati; and view the city from the water on a kayaking trip or take a snorkelling tour.
5
Kotor, Montenegro
Kotor is based on the Adriatic coastline in south-west Montenegro. One of the country's prettiest and most-famous towns, Kotor is an UNESCO World Heritage site and offers a range of historic landmarks and natural beauty spots. The old town district is filled with medieval architecture and monuments — as well as one of the narrowest streets in the world! From its Venetian-style gates to its former Austrian prisons, Kotor's past is kept alive for you to explore. Wander around the range of shops, and head to a bar or restaurant at a piazza to admire views of the mountains.
6
Corfu, Greece
The island of Corfu sits off the north coast of Greece in the Ionian Sea. Surrounded by rugged mountains and lined with golden beach resorts, it's a cosmopolitan island with a strong, traditional character. Corfu has long been a hugely popular holiday destination due to its laid-back atmosphere, fun beaches, fantastic climate, and welcoming villages. Its old town is filled with Byzantine churches, Venetian fortresses and French-style houses. Spend time relaxing on the sand or enjoying water sports in the sea, before sampling the island's delicious cuisine — often a tasty blend of Greek and Italian — at a beachfront restaurant. The waterfront is lined with bars and cafes, and there are plenty of craft markets for buying souvenirs.
7
Kefalonia, Greece
Kefalonia, a picturesque island in the Ionian Sea and west of mainland Greece, is famous for its sandy coves and dry rugged landscapes. Its hillside capital Argostoli overlooks a narrow harbour and the coastline is made up of limestone cliffs, bays, and strips of white sand. Enjoy a boat tour through Melissani Cave to admire its crystalline waters or marvel at Mount Ainos and hike its scenic trails. Seek the shade of a parasol or soak up the sunshine at the pretty pebbled Petani Beach or appreciate the fascinating stalagmites of Drogarati Cave. The island's iconic Sacred Monastery of Agios Gerasimos is a must-see for a flavour of culture and beautiful architecture. Check out mesmerising antiques dating back to the prehistoric to Roman period at Archaeological Museum of Argostoli.
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At Sea
9
Athens, Greece
Athens — Greece's capital city — was the birthplace of democracy and western civilisation. The city features numerous 5th-century landmarks including the former temple of Parthenon and the Acropolis, an ancient citadel that sits on a hilltop overlooking the Plaka district. The historic Plaka neighbourhood is one of the oldest in the world and features winding streets lined with family-run bars and restaurants.
10
Santorini, Greece
Curving around a majestic caldera, Santorini is one of the prettiest of the Greek Isles. Hop on the tender boat ashore, where the cable car will whisk you up to the cliff-top village of Thira with its quaint streets filled with restaurants, bars, and shops. Pay a visit to the cave houses at the beautiful village of Oia before heading down the steps to Amoudi Bay to feast on fresh seafood. Taste the unique beers at the Donkey Brewery close to the black pebbled sands of Kamari Beach. Explore the island's history at the Akrotiri archaeological site or admire the dramatic coastline by catamaran.
11
Rhodes, Greece
The Port of Rhodes sits on the northern edge of Rhodes Island — 12 miles off the coast of Turkey. With just a short walk you’ll reach the Citadel of Rhodes and its various boutiques, cafes and souvenir shops. Immerse yourself further in Rhodes’ fascinating history and visit the Palace of the Grand Masters. You can take a short 50-minute taxi ride to Lindos and witness the breathtaking Acropolis of Lindos. There are also an abundance of beaches on Rhodes to chill out and relax.
12
Chania, Crete
Chania is a thriving city with beautiful Venetian buildings. Located on the north coast of Crete, the city is picturesque and it main attractions are situated close to the harbour. Explore the waterfront and stroll along the harbour wall to be greeted by the iconic Venetian Lighthouse. Discover the ancient buildings and admire the Venetian and Turkish architecture. Take a walk down the narrow shopping streets to soak up the local culture, or dine in one of the many waterfront restaurants and cafes to taste the flavours of the local cuisine. Head to the Naval Museum where you can gain insight into Crete's maritime history.
13
At Sea
14-15
Mykonos, Greece
Mykonos sits in the Aegean Sea with traditional white-washed houses and bright-blue waters. Wander the twisting narrow lanes, which were originally designed to confuse pirate invaders, and discover quaint shops and boutiques. Visit stylish beach bars, modern restaurants and see the iconic 16th-century Venetian windmills which overlook Mykonos town — the island's capital.
16
Athens, Greece
Today your cruise comes to an end. Disemark and be transferred to the airport for your return flight back to the UK.
Hays Extras
Hays Extras
  • Return flights from the UK
  • FREE upgrade from coach to private overseas transfers
  • 1 night 4* Athens hotel stay 
  • FREE hotel upgrade to Bed & Breakfast
  • 14 night back-2-back full board cruise onboard Virgin Voyages' newest ship, Resilient Lady
  • Over $600 of inclusions onboard..
  • Basic Bevvies
  • 20+ Eateries
  • Onboard Wi-Fi
  • Group Fitness Classes
  • Gratuities & tips included
  • Late nights visits in Santorini, Corfu,  Kefalonia & Dubrovnik
  • Overnight port stay in Mykonos 
  • Book before the 30 April 2021 and receive up to $400 onboard credit
  • PLUS preload your bar tab of $300 and Virgin Voyages will give you a bonus bar tab of $100

Ship highlights... 
  • New ship for 2022
  • Adults Only
  • From steakhouses and Korean BBQ with a bar in every specialty spot
  • No buffets or big dining halls
  • Original programming and ground-breaking acts
  • Relax at Redemption spa - a haven of tranquillity and self-preservation
Why Book
Why Book
  • Admire the views as you ride the cable car to Mt Srd or visit one of the Dubrovnik's museums
  •  From its Venetian-style gates to its former Austrian prisons, Kotor's past is kept alive for you to explore
  •  Enjoy a boat tour through Melissani Cave to admire its crystalline waters or marvel at Mount Ainos and hike its scenic trail in Kefalonia

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Background
Resilient Lady
Overview
Resilient Lady joins the Virgin Voyages fleet in 2022 and is the third of four ships on order. She is being built for Sailors aimed at like-minded travellers seeking a 24/7 festival at sea with no kids, no set dining times, no buffets, and no limits. An eye-catching mystical Mermaid adorns Resilient Lady’s bow and, in her maiden season, she’ll set sail with a maximum of 2,700 Sailors aboard for seven-night itineraries to the Mediterranean out of Barcelona. Her 1400 cabins and suites are an experience in themselves - especially the 78 Tom Dixon-designed RockStar Quarters - 93% boast a sea view and 86% have a balcony. Basic drinks, tips, and round-the-clock dining are all included in the cruise fare with 20 unique restaurants, cafes, lounges, and eateries just waiting to be discovered. The Vitamin Sea concept includes detoxing and retoxing pursuits so you return home refreshed and rejuvenated after your cruise experience. Virgin Voyages also aims to be environment-friendly by banning single-use plastics and by using recyclable and reusable materials on board. More time in each port and occasional overnight stays allow you to savour thrilling off-the-beaten-track experiences.
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