Gems of the Adriatic


First Timers Cruises, click for details Cruise 595A(RC)
Cruise 595B
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Italy, Croatia, Greece, Turkey
29 Jul-5 Aug 2001
8 days

Fares from £1500
5-12 Aug 2001
8 days

Fares from £1595
THEMED CRUISE: Marine Biology
The sun-charmed seas of the Eastern Mediterranean will divulge their colourful treasures under the expert guidance of our marine biologist.
Cruise 595A Itinerary
Sun 29 Jul    London - Venice
Fly from London to Venice to join Minerva.
Mon 30 Jul    Venice
A morning in this captivating city taking in splendours such as St Markís Square and the Doges Palace.
Tue 31 Jul    Sibenik - Korcula
A morning call in Sibenik, dominated by its three impressive fortresses, before an afternoon spent cruising along the picturesque Dalmatian Coast to Korcula.
Wed 1 Aug    Korcula - Lopud * - Dubrovnik
We take a morning walking tour of this attractive town, which boasts strong Venetian influences. Late this afternoon, Minerva arrives at the tiny island of Lopud, which you can explore independently.>
Thu 2 Aug    Dubrovnik
A full day to see this picturesque city, now a World Heritage Site and happily restored to its former splendour. Why not take the opportunity to dine ashore on the fine local seafood tonight?
Fri 3 Aug    At Sea - Corfu
A chance to relax on deck before our late afternoon arrival in Corfu - enjoy some free time ashore.
Sat 4 Aug    Ithaca * - Corinth Canal Transit
Arrive early for a free morning on the legendary island of Odysseus. Visit the local museum or enjoy one of the lovely beaches. Minerva makes a memorable transit of the Corinth Canal late evening.
Sun 5 Aug    Athens - London
Enjoy a morning sightseeing in the Greek capital, including the Acropolis, before our return flight to London.
* Land by shipís boat or local tender
Cruise 595 Itinerary
Sun 5 Aug   
London - Athens Fly from London to Athens to join Minerva in Piraeus.
Mon 6 Aug    Naxos *
Join our afternoon guided walk around the town, or perhaps laze on one of the islandís sandy beaches.
Tue 7 Aug    Delos * - Tinos
We spend the morning exploring the dramatic ruins of the legendary birthplace of Apollo, now a World Heritage Site. We arrive in Tinos later this afternoon offering an opportunity to explore this pilgrimage town.
Wed 8 Aug    Skiros *
Discover some of the beautiful beaches of Skiros this afternoon, or explore the charming town independently, with its castle overlooking the white cube-shaped houses.
Thu 9 Aug    Thessaloniki
Travel into Macedonia to visit the Royal Tombs of Vergina during our afternoon in Thessaloniki.
Fri 10 Aug    Samothrace *
An afternoon call in this little visited, peaceful and verdant island, famed for its beautiful clear waters.
Sat 11 Aug    Istanbul
See the famous Topkapi Palace, the elegant Blue Mosque or do some last minute shopping in the Grand Bazaar.
Sun 12 Aug    Istanbul - London
Return flight to London.
* Land by ship's boat or local tender
 
Cruise 595A
Cabin Grade: Price per
adult (£):
owner's suite Owner's Suite 2905
suite Suite 2775
deluxe Deluxe 2380
superior Superior 2100
Standard two bed:
twin occupancy
A
deck outside A Deck outside 1970
A
deck outside aft A Deck outside aft 1840
B
deck outside B Deck outside 1800
B
deck outside aft B Deck outside aft 1690
A
deck inside A Deck inside 1540
B
deck inside B Deck inside 1500
Standard two bed:
single occupancy
A
deck outside A Deck outside 2758
A
deck outside aft A Deck outside aft 2576
B
deck outside B Deck outside 2520
B
deck outside aft B Deck outside aft 2366
A
deck inside A Deck inside 2002
B
deck inside B Deck inside 1950
Minerva deck plans
for location of cabins


Cruise 595B
Cabin Grade: Price per
adult (£):
owner's suite Owner's Suite 3000
suite Suite 2870
deluxe Deluxe 2475
superior Superior 2195
Standard two bed:
twin occupancy
A
deck outside A Deck outside 2065
A
deck outside aft A Deck outside aft 1935
B
deck outside B Deck outside 1895
B
deck outside aft B Deck outside aft 1785
A
deck inside A Deck inside 1635
B
deck inside B Deck inside 1595
Standard two bed:
single occupancy
A
deck outside A Deck outside 2891
A
deck outside aft A Deck outside aft 2709
B
deck outside B Deck outside 2653
B
deck outside aft B Deck outside aft 2499
A
deck inside A Deck inside 2126
B
deck inside B Deck inside 2074
Minerva deck plans
for location of cabins


Naxos



Dubrovnik



CRUISE 595
29 Jul-12 Aug
15 DAYS
Passengers can combine Cruise 595A and 595B to form a 15 day cruise. A full programme of excursions will be on offer in Athens, which will include visits to the Acropolis and the National Museum, on Sunday 5 August.


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