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Antiquity to Byzantium

March - April & October - November 2023

8 days from £1,665pp

Please call us to discuss:
01858 438456
Embark on an unforgettable voyage, discovering the most iconic sites of ancient Greece. Explore the likes of Olympia, the Palace of Nestor and the unparalleled ruins of Delphi. Sail the Corinth Canal and experience the delights of the Mani Peninsula.
  • Be joined by expert historian Eugenia Alexiou
  • Marvel at the splendour of ancient Delphi
  • Visit Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games
  • Stop at beautiful Nafplion to explore magnificent Mycenae
  • Sail along the Corinth Canal
  • Enjoy a traditional Greek night on board
Embark on the ultimate history lesson, sailing around mainland Greece and discovering its most iconic ancient sites. From Ancient Epidaurus to outstanding Delphi, you’ll cruise from bustling coastal towns to quaint fishing villages, visiting the likes of Olympia, the Palace of Nestor and the archaeological site of Mycenae as you go. Venture to the southernmost point of the mainland and explore the beautiful Mani Peninsula, before delving into the spectacular Diros Caves. But that’s not all. You’ll also get to enjoy a traditional Greek night on board our ship, M/S Galileo, and the added expertise of historian, Eugenia Alexiou, too.

Your Accommodation



Imagine your floating home on board the sleek, classic design Mega Yacht as she spreads her white sails through the seas under the name GALILEO, waving her Greek flag through the wind. Discover the world by sea at 11 knots per hour, in her un-rushed pace, one island or seashore at a time. Galileo loves to seduce her select 49 guests with her classic lines and wood panelled lounges redefining what yachting was meant to be. Galileo’s experienced crew of 18 is trained with hospitality at heart to pamper her guests and guarantee the ultimate home away from home experience.