Voyages To Antiquity
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Combining the comfort of boutique-style cruising with the very best of cultural travel, Voyages to Antiquity cruises offers an opportunity to explore the origins and genius of western civilisation, as well as the fascinating culture of the Orient. The meticulously planned itineraries, celebrated guest speakers, and included shore excursions will bring to life the fascinating history and awe-inspiring sites of the ancient world. THE EXTRAORDINARY VALUE cruise tours Voyages to Antiquity features: •Expertly planned itineraries •A full, included excursion programme with sightseeing in each port of call (where available) and overland excursions •Many nighttime stays in port so you can choose to explore on your own if that's your choice •Experienced team of guest speakers giving talks on subjects relevant to each itinerary •Included economy class scheduled flights with British Airways to and from your cruise •Free regional departures from selected UK airports, subject to connecting times •Transfers and porterage of your luggage from the overseas airport (once you have cleared customs) to your cabin on arrival and vice versa on departure •Business Class upgrades at reasonable cost •Included pre and/or post-cruise hotel stays for most of our itineraries •All meals on Aegean Odyssey with a choice of restaurant and open-seating dining so you can choose when, where and with whom to dine •Complimentary choice of wine, beer or soft drinks with your evening meal on board •Included gratuities to your cabin steward and restaurant staff
The size of our ship allows us to visit harbours other vessels cannot reach, meaning we can offer a broader range of destinations. We berth in the heart of Southeast Asia’s great cities including Bangkok, Yangon (Rangoon) and Ho Chi Minh City, sail up the Guadalquivir River into the centre of Seville and are ideally sized to access the smaller Mediterranean ports and islands. We pride ourselves on the destinations we offer; from the famous sites to the lesser known but equally stunning places, they have all been carefully selected in conjunction with noted historians. Some of our itineraries have a theme at their heart, such as The Crusades or Byzantine history, while others take you across continents and combine outstanding sites. Choosing a holiday is a big decision. We understand that before booking your cruise aboard Aegean Odyssey that you will want to know the philosophy behind Voyages to Antiquity. Our aim is to help you assess the meticulous planning of our itineraries, our policies aboard ship and the many features included in the price. We will create a cruise experience that is not only for the amateur or professional historian but also for people who simply want to understand the history, art, myths and architecture of the ancient world. A Voyage to Antiquity cruise aims to open a window into the origins and genius of western civilisation. These journeys, however, are not only about history. As well as seeing breathtaking archaeological treasures you will also see some of the most beautiful scenery in the world and experience the magnificent food and wine of the Mediterranean.
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Classically elegant, but far from stuffy and formal, premium class MV Aegean Odyssey offers passengers every comfort at sea, with a relaxed, congenial atmosphere and the highest calibre of personal service.
Carrying an average of 350 passengers, Aegean Odyssey’s ideal size is perfectly suited for coastal cruising to the small inlets of the Mediterranean that larger ships cannot reach. It also allows her to navigate the great rivers of Asia, including the Saigon and Yangon Rivers, as well as Spain’s Guadalquivir River, for a unique combination of ocean and river cruising.
Aegean Odyssey features generously-sized suites and staterooms, including a special level of accommodation entitled 'Balcony Class' in categories A through D, which offers spacious staterooms with charming balconies and additional amenities including priority sightseeing boarding.
With tastefully understated interiors, Aegean Odyssey combines the best of traditional elegance with all the modern conveniences of a first-class ship.