Royal Princess - Greek Islands Cruise

  • 8 Days

  • Mediterranean

Enjoy the ideal combination of sun, sand and culture as you sail to six unique Greek destinations aboard the grand Royal Princess. We transport you back to Ancient Greece, introducing you to cities that sing with history. Explore the ruins of the first Olympic stadium in Katakolon, wander through Kotor's medieval streets, then watch the sunset from a pavement café in whitewashed Mykonos Town.

Your journey starts here

Highlights

VIP private home pick-up service
Flights
Transfers
Accommodation
Selected meals
All airport and port taxes
VIP private home pick-up
  • Overview

  • Day 1

  • Day 2

  • Day 3

  • Day 4

  • Day 5

  • Day 6

  • Day 7

  • Day 8

of 8 days

Your detailed itinerary

Cruise departing on 08th July 2017

Meals included: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners

Overview

Enjoy the ideal combination of sun, sand and culture as you sail to six unique Greek destinations aboard the grand Royal Princess. We transport you back to Ancient Greece, introducing you to cities that sing with history. Explore the ruins of the first Olympic stadium in Katakolon, wander through Kotor's medieval streets, then watch the sunset from a pavement café in whitewashed Mykonos Town.

At a glance

  • Athens
  • Katakolon
  • Kotor
  • Mykonos
  • Rhodes
  • Khios

Day 1

UK - Athens

Fly to Athens and board the Royal Princess for your seven night Greek Islands cruise.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 2

Katakolon

Arrive in Katakolon, a sleepy fishing village on the western coast of Greece. This seaside town is most famous for being the gateway to Olympia, the site of the original Olympic Games. Join a walking tour of the area to see the ancient Olympic stadium as well as the Temple of Zeus and the Temple of Hera. You may want to continue your exploration of Ancient Greece at the Olympia Archaeological Museum, which houses a range of decorative sculptures.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 3

Kotor

Today your journey brings you to the atmospheric town of Kotor on the coast of Montenegro. Located on the beautiful Boka Bay, Kotor treats its visitors to dramatic mountain scenery and a maze of medieval architecture throughout the town. Take a wander around the narrow streets of the old city to see stone houses, palaces, and churches dating back to the 12th century, or follow the city walls up to the fortress of Saint Ivan.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 4

At sea

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 5

Mykonos

Instantly recognisable from its whitewashed buildings and blue domed roofs, picture-perfect Mykonos is the most glamorous island in Greece’s portfolio. Its golden sandy beaches are lined with hip restaurants and bars, which are frequented by a stylish crowd. For the best views, wander over to the famous windmills along the shore, or head straight for Mykonos Town for boutique shops, local tavernas, art galleries and cascading bougainvillea around every corner.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 6

Rhodes

The largest of the Dodecanese Islands, Rhodes is a historical gem with a fortified old town and streets that date back to the Crusades. Start your historical tour in the old town, which is still home to some 6,000 people today. Here you’ll find the Palace of the Grand Masters and the famous Streets of Knights, a medieval road which was home to the Knights of St. John.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 7

Khios

Continue your journey to charming Khios, one the biggest islands in Greece. Nicknamed the ‘Mastic Island’, Khios is the only place in the world to commercially produce mastic- a prized source for the island. Use today to relax or explore. Nea Moni Monastery, Prygi village and the Mesta district offer a fantastic insight into Khios’ medieval past. Or for a break from touring you may want to sample a traditional dish at a local taverna.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Day 8

Athens - UK

After breakfast, disembark in Athens and transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Notes

Your ship

Royal Princess

Christened by Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge in 2013, Royal Princess offers the latest in innovation from Princess Cruises. 

Featuring an enlarged, expanded atrium centring around casual dining and entertainment, other unique features include the SeaWalk, Princess Watercolour Fantasy, and enhanced Movies under the Stars. 

Ideally suited to families and passengers looking for an entertainment and dining focused cruise experience.

Amenities
  • Smoking
  • Adults only
  • Childrens facilities
  • Nursery
Ship facts
  • Style: Resort
  • Class: Grand
  • Size: Large
  • Number of crew: 1346
  • Number of cabins: 1800
  • Number of wheelchair cabins: 36
  • Number of large cabins: 780
  • Capacity: 3560 passengers
  • Main language on board: en
  • Currency on board: USD
  • Number of decks: 15
  • Gross tonnage: 141000
  • Length (m): 330.2
  • Width (m): 38.5
  • Speed in knots: 22
  • Launch year: 2013
Available cabins on this cruise
Premium Mini-Suite with Balcony

The Premium Mini-Suite offers a spacious cabin with an extra-large balcony. Features and fine amenities are standard in a Premium Mini-Suite stateroom and they include a welcome glass of champagne, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Two flat-panel televisions, Private bathroom with combination tub and shower with Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110-volt, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings as well as daily housekeeping service.

Details

  • 323 Square feet including balcony
  • Sleeps 2

Premium Deluxe Balcony Stateroom

Larger than the standard Balcony Staterooms, Premium Deluxe Balcony cabins provide all the same features of the Balcony stateroom, plus an additional sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. Suites also feature complimentary mini-bar set-up, CD/DVD player with access to a complimentary DVD library, Walk-in closet with personal safe, Comfortable luxury pillow-top mattress, Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Upgraded bathroom amenities and hair dryer, Two 42" flat-panel satellite TVs, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Refrigerator, Writing desk and phone, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Hot tub in select suites as well as a host of other benefits and amenities.

Details

  • Stateroom - 233 square feet
  • Balcony - 41 square feet
  • Sleeps up to 3

Deluxe Balcony Stateroom

Larger than our Standard Balcony staterooms, Deluxe Balcony cabins provide approximately 233 square feet of comfort, and an approximately 41 square foot balcony and includes all the same features of the Balcony stateroom, plus an additional sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. Staterooms also come with a pullman bed to accommodate a 4th passenger, a Balcony with patio furniture, Private bathroom with shower with Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow.

Details

  • Stateroom - 233 square feet
  • Balcony - 41 square feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

Balcony Stateroom

The spacious Balcony stateroom is appointed with fine amenities such as Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow and outstanding views from an approximately 41 square foot private balcony. 

Some Balcony staterooms may have a partial or fully obstructed view from the balcony.

Details

  • Stateroom - 222 square feet
  • Balcony - 41 square feet
  • Sleeps 2

Interior

The Interior stateroom is approximately 166 to 175 square feet and richly appointed with fine amenities such as Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, and an evening bed turn-down, with chocolates on your pillow.

Some also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.

Details

  • Stateroom - 166-175 square feet
  • Sleeps up to 4

Life onboard

Having taken her maiden voyage in June 2013, Royal Princess offers a host of new and familiar features - bigger and better than ever

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