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- 7 nights
- From $1587 AUD
- Departing 24 August 2012
- Gay men and Lesbians
Greek Island Lifestyle Cruise
Discover the harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private yachting, along with an exciting voyage of discovery, unravelling the wonders of the Greek Islands aboard the Panorama II. Each day you will discover a new port of call, a hidden cove with crystal blue waters to cool you, a glimpse of ancient history, rich cultural diversity, and plenty of overnight stays in port to ensure you experience every side of Greek Island life.
Sailing Cruiser Panorama II
This state of the art sail cruiser has performed several Atlantic Ocean crossings, has sailed from the Seychelles to Monte Carlo and from the Black Sea to Tunis and offers the highest standard of accommodation, comfort and safety. Accommodating only 49 guests, Panorama II offers a comfortable, yacht-like atmosphere, yet it is casual and friendly, and her small size truly means you’ll dock right in the heart of where you want to be.
Life on Board
During the day, life on board centres around the outdoor areas including the 2 bars and the sun deck. In the evening you can relax in one of the ship’s two lounges, the library, and enjoy a drink while listening to piano music. The swimming platform on PANORAMA II ’s stern enables you to swim when weather and anchorage conditions permit.
Cabins onboard PANORAMA II are located on 3 decks and are finished with wooden furniture and light fabrics. Cabins on the Upper and main decks are equipped with windows while cabins on the lower deck have portholes. The fully equipped bathrooms are finished with marble. All cabins are air-conditioned and fitted with TV, telephone (for internal use), hairdryers, mini-fridge, central music, public address system and safe boxes.
Cruise fares are per person, twin share (double occupancy) and include
Cabin Category & Cruise Fares
Cabin Categories Cruise Fares (Australian Dollars, per person, twin share)
Lower Deck, double beds $1,587
Lower Deck, Twin beds $1,853
Main deck & Upper Deck,
Twin or double beds $2,653
Single Supplement 50%
Port Charges € 155
Accommodation in double or twin cabins with private SH/WC & air conditioning.
Half-board: American buffet breakfast and one main meal daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a Greek Night , fun BBQ (weather permitting) and Captain’s Dinner.
Regular (filter) coffee, tea and still mineral water free all day.
Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment (subject to availability).
Multilingual Cruise Escort.
Beverages (except those mentioned above).
Shore excursions on the islands or other land arrangements.
Passenger personal expenses.
Deposit and Final Payments:
a) You must pay a non-refundable 25% Deposit within six (6) days of receiving your booking confirmation.
b) If the deposit has not been received by DWM within the time specified, the booking is subject to cancellation without notice.
c) You must pay the balance owing no later than 70 days prior to departure.
d) For bookings made within 70 days of departure, immediate full payment is required upon initial booking request. In the event that the voyage is full or requested accommodation is unavailable, a refund will be processed immediately for the amount paid.
Credit Card Surcharge: If you pay us by credit card, a fee will be charged to your tour price. Current fees applicable are as follows: Mastercard and Visa 2.5% and American Express and Diners 3.5%.
Cancellation Fees: For any cancellation of your holiday arrangements made by you prior to the commencement of the services booked by DWM, the following cancellation fees will apply
Cancellation Notification* Charge Per Person
70 or more days Loss of deposit##
42-69 days 30% of the total holiday cost
17-41 days 60% of the total holiday cost
17 days or less 100% of the total holiday cost
|Day 1||MARINA ZEA - POROS||Embarkation between 2-3 pm. Enjoy a welcome drink and meet your crew and fellow passengers. Sail for Poros for a short 3 hours visit, before set sail to Poliegos. Overnight at sea.|
|Day 2||POLIEGOS - FOLEGANDROS||Morning arrival in Poliegos, a very small island known for its amazing beaches. Morning swim stop followed by a BBQ on deck. Afternoon sailing to Folegandros, one of the most amazing and less known islands in the Aegean Sea. Walk the amazing Upper city and dine at one of the traditional Greek tavernas.|
|Day 3||SANTORINI||Morning arrival at Santorini (occasionally at anchor) to explore its unique capital Fira. Optional Excursion to a typical Winery and a tour of the villages including the small beautiful village of Oia know for its breathtaking view over the caldera. Overnight in Santorini.|
|Day 4||ANTIPAROS-PAROS||In the morning you will enjoy a swim stop in an enchanting bay of Antiparos . Early noon arrival in Paros. Visit Parikia and the quaint village of Naoussa. Time to have a fun night and show us your dancing skills during our famous Greek Night. Overnight in Paros.|
|Day 5||DELOS (anchorage) MYKONOS||Optional morning tour to the unique archaeological site of Delos, antiquity’s most sacred island. Later on, we stop at one of Mykonos beautiful bays for swimming off the ship before sailing into the port of Mykonos. The island of the jet setters is yours to explore and the night is young. Overnight in Mykonos.|
|Day 6||SYROS||After a morning swim we will arrive in Syros, the capital of the Cycladic islands where you can enjoy one of its beautiful sandy beaches or walk through town and enjoy the unique architecture of the buildings. Overnight in Syros.|
|Day 7||KYTHYNOS- MARINA ZEA, ATHENS||In the morning we will arrive in Kythnos where you will enjoy a swim in Kolones bay and will then set sail for Marina Zea where we will arrive in the late afternoon via Cape Sounion, the temple of Poseidon. Overnight in Marina Zea.|
|Day 8||MARINA ZEA- DISEMBARKATION||Disembarkation after breakfast.|