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Sicily and Greece

Cruise from Malta to Athens aboard Star Flyer and discover the lesser-known Greek treasures of Monemvasia and Nafplio, and beautiful Syracuse on Sicily

Sailing Holiday
  • Valletta harbour
  • Apollo Temple, Syracuse
  • Monemvasia, Greece
  • Monemvasia, Greece
  • Nafplio

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Embark Star Flyer in Malta to begin this memorable voyage to Sicily and the historic Greek islands.

Admire the timeless beauty of Syracuse in Sicily, then discover the picturesque town of Pylos which was a significant kingdom in Mycenean Greece. Explore the old walled fortress town of Monemvasia with its cobbled streets, superb views and 12th-century Byzantine church of Aghia Sophia.

Discover the romantic town of Nafplio, where elegant Venetian houses and neoclassical mansions stand beneath the towering Palamidi fortress, before sailing to Piraeus, the port for Athens.

S564 Operated by Star Clippers


Sicily and Greece Itinerary

Day 1 - Valletta (Malta)

Embark Star Flyer in Valletta.

Day 2 - Syracuse (Sicily, Italy)

Syracuse’s timeless beauty is a delight to behold; a labyrinth of medieval lanes leads to the sparkling blue sea and ancient Greek ruins rising from fragrant lemon orchards are a window into the fascinating history of the Mediterranean.

Day 3 - At sea

Enjoy the ship’s facilities on a relaxing day at sea.

Day 4 - Pilos (Greece)

Picturesque Pilos has a huge natural harbour surrounded by pine-covered hills. Perhaps visit the Mycenean Palace of Nestor and the archaeological museum in nearby Chora, or take a boat trip to the lighthouse at the entrance of the bay of Navarino.

Day 5 - Monemvasia

This perfectly preserved ancient walled town is connected to the Peloponnese mainland by a causeway. The maze of medieval streets and twisting alleys lead up to the 12th-century Byzantine church of Aghia Sophia, and to the fortress which defended the enclave from assaults by Normans, Catalans and pirates.

Day 6 - Nafplio

Discover Nafplio's towering Palamidi fortress, elegant Venetian houses and neoclassical mansions on a call at this pretty and romantic town on the Argolic Gulf.

Day 7 - Piraeus

Disembark Star Flyer in Piraeus.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 6-night full board cruise
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and water
  • Use of ship’s watersports and snorkelling equipment
  • We can arrange flights, transfers and hotel stays to suit

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights and transfers - please contact us for a quote
  • Port charges
  • Optional excursions