GREECE - 2018
THE 21-CABIN MEGA YACHT HARMONY G
JUNE -OCTOBER 2018 | 8-day cruises
Fridays - From Athens to Athens, Greece
A cruise voyage unraveling the wonders of Classical Greece,
through the Aegean Sea to the Peloponnese mainland.
The M/Y HARMONY G is
a modern elegant yacht with a sleek high-tech look very similar
to the private yachts to be found in the famous ports of the world.
Length: 53 m
Launched: 2001 |Renovated: 2013
Capacity: 42 passengers
The M/Y HARMONY G is
a 53 meter/21 cabin elegant yacht that was launched in 2001 and
renovated in 2012-13. This sleek high -tech looking yacht complies
with the most stringent SOLAS safety regulations
Service on board is provided by your Captain, the Cruise Coordinator
and your experienced Marine and Hotel crew members. Service will
be attentive or unobtrusive according to your requirements and
priority is always given to the safety and comfort of passengers.
Organized excursions are available for most ports of call and
can be pre-booked or reserved 24 hours in advance.
Variety Cruises Experience
Enjoy a harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private
yachting, along with an exciting voyage of discovery, unravelling
the wonders of the Classical Greece. The beautiful Cyclades, Kea,
Santorini, Mykonos and the neighbouring UNESCO-protected archaeological
isle of Delos. Crete, the largest and southern most Greek island.
The crystal blue waters of the island of Kithira, a hidden gem
of the Aegean Sea. The Peloponnese with Monemvassia and Nafplion
historical treasures. Hydra, an off-the-beaten track island with
her picturesque harbour. 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 to amaze you and rich cultural diversity
to intrigue you.
MEGA YACHT HARMONY G
The 21 cabins of the M/Y HARMONY G are located on Upper Deck (4
cabins), on Main Deck (11 cabins) and on Lower Deck (6 cabins).
They are upscale and intimate, decorated with soft color furnishing.
The cabins are equipped with twin or queen size beds, with two
of the cabins being triples, and have large windows (two portholes
on the Lower Deck). All cabins offer en suite bathrooms with shower,
flat-screen TVs, CD/DVD players, music channels, mini fridges,
hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.
LIFE ON BOARD
During the day, life on board centers around the Bar Lounge and
Dining Room at the Main Deck and meals are also served "al
fresco" depending on the weather. The Captain will drop anchor
at secluded bays and beautiful uninhabited islands where, weather
permitting, guests enjoy swimming, snorkeling, kayaking. The Mega
Yacht accommodates all guests at one single seating and provide
a high standard of cuisine, always with some local flavor.
MAIN DECK DINING ROOM
The classy dining room is surrounded by large windows providing
beautiful views of the ports of call. The spacious dining room
seats all passengers in a single, unassigned seating and food
is served at the table or displayed on the state of the art hot
& cold buffet which also includes a "a la minute cooking"
UPPER DECK LOUNGE AREA & DINING ROOM
The interior lounge has relaxing couches and comfortable lounge
chairs where you can have a drink and gaze out of the large windows
into the breathtaking sceneries you are cruising to, read a book,
watch television on the satellite TV or one of our documentaries
on the next place you are visiting. Also located on the Upper
Deck, the outdoor dining area provides beautiful views of the
ports of call visited.
The vessel features a Sun Deck with a sitting area to relax and
enjoy unobstructed views and with ample Sun loungers' space to
bask under the sun, read a good book or just gaze at the scenery
More info on M/Y
CLASSICAL GREECE CRUISES 2018 ON
THE M/Y HARMONY GFRIDAY DEPARTURES ·
7-NIGHTS/8-DAYS · FROM ATHENS TO ATHENS, GREECE
Day 1 - Friday
MARINA ZEA, PIREAUS-KEA
2:00-3:00 pm embarkation from Marina Zea. Depart via Cape Sounion to Kea. Leisure time to explore Kea’s tiny port, Korrisia after dinner. Departure in the early hours for Delos. Overnight at sea.
Day 2 - Saturday
Optional morning tour to the unique archaeological site of Delos, antiquity’s most sacred island.On to the port of Tourlos in Mykonos, with a swim stop on the way. Free afternoon and evening to enjoy the island’s cosmopolitan lifestyle. Overnight in Mykonos.
Day 3 - Sunday
Noon arrival in Santorini (anchorage at Fira). Experience the stunning natural drama of the volcanic caldera. Optional tour to archaeological sites and typical villages with unique views over the Aegean Sea. Overnight sailing to Crete.
Day 4 - Monday
Morning arrival at Crete’s famous and lively port of Rethymnon. Optional tour to the ancient city of Knossos near Heraklion. Late departure for Kythira. Overnight at sea.
Day 5 - Tuesday
Late morning swim stop and afternoon arrival to Kythira, a less known island gem now fast becoming a favourite among visitors to Greece. Evening at leisure to visit the picturesque main town of Chora and experience the subdued charms of this peaceful island. Overnight in Kythira.
Day 6 - Wednesday
Early morning sailing to Monemvassia. Discover a remarkable medieval fortified town, with time at leisure to explore the uniquely preserved Byzantine and Venetian architecture and experience the beauty of the natural setting. The famous Greek poet Yiannis Ritsos, described his birthplace Monemvassia as a “stone ship” about to set sail, calling you for immediate boarding for a journey through time. This uniquely preserved medieval town is carved into the majestic grey rock like a sculpture. Depart for Nafplion in the early afternoon, with a swim stop on the way. Evening arrival at Nafplion. The old quarter is charming, with narrow streets and characteristic period architecture. Also, impressive medieval fortifications can be seen in the port and crowning the hills above. Overnight in Nafplion.
Day 7 - Thursday
NAFPLION-HYDRA OR SPETSES
Optional tour to Mycenae, the powerful walled palace of Agamemnon, the Homeric Achaean king.Early afternoon departure for the islands of Hydra or Spetses. Time at leisure to explore this picturesque port town. Overnight in port.
Day 8 - Friday
MARINA ZEA, PIRAEUS
Departure in the early hours for Marina Zea, Piraeus. Arrival
and disembarkation after breakfast at 9am
be changed at the discretion of Variety Cruises and of the Vessel's
Captain in case of adverse weather conditions - winds of 6/7 beaufort
or more depending on the vessel- on port authorities not allowing
a vessel to leave port or in case of other extraordinary conditions.
Such itinerary changes do not entitle automatically passengers
to any refunds but Variety Cruises guarantees that passengers
are disembarked at the advertised port of disembarkation on time
for their flights.
8-DAY CRUISES aboard the Motor Yacht Harmony G
FRIDAY DEPARTURES FROM ATHENS-MARINA ZEA
RATES - USD
DATES & RATES
Marina Zea- Athens
June 15, 29
July 6, 13, 27
August 3, 10, 17
September 14, 21
October 5, 19
||Rates per person in DBL/TWIN
Lower Deck, Twin or Double bedded Cabins
Main Deck, Twin bedded Cabins
Main Deck, Twin bedded cabins
Main Deck, Double bedded Cabins
A/ Cruise fares are per person and week and include
-- Accommodation in double or twin cabins with private
SH/WC & air conditioning.
-- Half-board: Buffet breakfast and one meal daily, including
a Welcome Cocktail, a Greek night Evening, fun BBQ, weather
permitting) and Captain's Dinner.
-- Regular (filter) coffee, tea and drinking water free
-- Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment (subject to
-- English-Speaking Cruise Escort.
-- Beverages (except those mentioned above).
-- Shore excursions on the islands or other land
-- Crew tips.
-- Passenger personal expenses
-- Wi-Fi (available at charge)
25% deposit is required 7 days from confirmation.
75% Balance of payment no less than 60 days prior to day
Up to 120 days from embarkation € 100-cancellation
119 to 90 days from embarkation 15% of the cruise fare
89 to 60 days from embarkation 25% of the cruise fare
59 to 30 days from embarkation 50% of the cruise fare
29 to 00 days from embarkation 100% of the cruise fare
Cancellations must be confirmed by VARIETY CRUISES in
writing in all cases.
There may be a charge for amendments of cruise date or
decreasing pax number received less than 60 days prior
to sailing. Amendments must be confirmed by VARIETY CRUISES
NOT INCLUDED IN CRUISE FARE
Such personal expenses as drinks (other than included
in the rate), laundry, spa-where applicable-, boutique
items and gratuities, (gratuities are optional but as
a rule, satisfied clients are expected to give to the
captain, at the end of the cruise, approximately Euro
10.00-12.00 p/p p/day for distribution among all crew
members) medical expenses, port taxes, shore excursions
(shore excursions are proposed and arranged on board by
the tour leaders), use of the on board Wi-Fi (available
at a charge), expenditures incurred ashore, and anything
not mentioned in cruise program.