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Trace the shores of history

Witness the origin of civilization as you cruise the fabled Aegean Sea. Begin your journey with an overnight stay in ancient Athens. Marvel at the gorgeous islands of Crete and Rhodes, and see biblical legends unfold in Ephesus. Travel to the ruins of Troy, long steeped in myth and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your voyage concludes with an overnight in Istanbul, with its Byzantine treasures and intriguing blend of Eastern and Western influences.

Trace the shores of history

Witness the origin of civilization as you cruise the fabled Aegean Sea. Begin your journey with an overnight stay in ancient Athens. Marvel at the gorgeous islands of Crete and Rhodes, and see biblical legends unfold in Ephesus. Travel to the ruins of Troy, long steeped in myth and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your voyage concludes with an overnight in Istanbul, with its Byzantine treasures and intriguing blend of Eastern and Western influences.

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Day by Day

To learn more about each port of call and our included as well as optional excursions, click on the individual days below.

Itinerary and shore excursions are subject to change and may vary by departure.

Pre & Post Cruise Extensions

More days means more to discover, with extension packages you can add before or after your Viking cruise or cruisetour. Maximize the value of your overseas flight and enjoy additional days to explore your embarkation or disembarkation city, or see a new destination altogether with a choice of exciting cities.

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