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MS EUROPA 2 - from Istanbul to Piraeus (Athens)

The sun-kissed Aegean

MS EUROPA 2 - from Istanbul to Piraeus (Athens)
Cruise EUX2311
01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023 (9 days)
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    Cruise
    EUX2311
    Cruise dates
    01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023

    Whether Kavala's fascinating old town or the modern metropolis of Thessaloniki, the wide beaches of Skiathos, the canal and the historic excavations of Corinth or the romantic island of Hydra - the Aegean shows you a world full of contrasts on this cruise with the EUROPA 2.


    Family
    International cruise
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    This is an international cruise (on-board languages: German and English) [Read more]
    Price specials - Extended fun

    Extend your stay with the previous cruise EUX2310 or with the subsequent cruise EUX2312 and save € 900 per person (applies to Categories 1 - 14).

    The highlights of this cruise

    Your ship - MS EUROPA 2

    Welcome on board freedom that takes you places

    Freedom That Takes You Places – this philosophy is part of every moment on the EUROPA 2. As unconstrained and individual as your lifestyle, as luxurious and stylish as you expect. Since its maiden voyage in 2013, the ship has earned the Berlitz Cruise Guide’s highest distinction – 5-stars-plus – year after year.

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    Your suites on MS EUROPA 2

    Veranda Suite
    • Living area: 28 m² (301 ft²); veranda: 7 m² (75 ft²)
    • Walk-in wardrobe
    • Exclusive living area with a chaise longue
    • Bathtub and separate shower
    • Free mini bar
    Ocean Suite
    • Living area: 28 m² (301 ft²); veranda: 7 m² (75 ft²)
    • Natural light in the bathroom
    • Bathroom with two sinks
    • Whirlpool tube and separate shower
    • Separate toilet
    • Free mini bar
    Family Apartment
    • Living area: 2 × 20 m² (2 x 215 ft²);
      Veranda: 14 m² (150 ft²), divisible to 2 × 7 m² (2 x 75 ft²)
    • Suitable for 2 adults and 2 children
    • Connecting door between the rooms and verandas
    • Separate toilets
    • Free mini bars
    Penthouse Suite, for disabled guests
    • Living area: 42 m² (452 ft²); veranda: 10 m² (108 ft²)
    • Bathroom with two washbasins
    • Separate WC
    • Butler service
    • Free mini bar
    Penthouse Suite
    • Living area: 42 m² (452 ft²); veranda: 10 m² (108 ft²)
    • Walk-in wardrobe
    • Bathroom with two sinks
    • Whirlpool tub and separate shower
    • Separate toilet
    • Butler service
    • Free mini bar
    Grand Ocean Suite
    • Living area: 42 m² (452 ft²); veranda: 10 m² (108 ft²)
    • Bathroom with two sinks
    • Separate toilet
    • Natural light in the bathroom
    • Shower with steam sauna
    • Whirlpool tub
    • Free mini bar
    Grand Penthouse Suite
    • Living area: 78 m² (840 ft²); veranda: 10 m² (108 ft²)
    • Separate living and sleeping areas
    • Separate dining table
    • Guest toilet
    • Bathroom with two sinks
    • Shower with steam sauna.
    • Whirlpool and daybed in the bathroom
    • Butler service
    • Free mini-bar
    • Further exclusive service privileges
    Owner Suite
    • Living area: 99 m² (1,066 ft²); veranda: 15 m² (161 ft²)
    • Separate living and sleeping area
    • Separate dining table
    • Guest toilet
    • Bathroom with two sinks
    • Shower with steam sauna
    • Whirlpool and daybed in the bathroom
    • Butler service
    • Free mini bar
    • Further exclusive service privileges
    Cruise
    EUX2311
    Cruise dates
    01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023

    At anchor - If the ship anchors in open water the ferrying ashore will be done with tenders or Zodiacs.

    Show arrival travel package
    Optional bookable
    Thursday, 01.06.2023

    Scheduled flight from Germany to Istanbul and transfer to the embarkation point

    Thursday, 01.06.2023

    Istanbul/Turkey, departure 22.00 hrs

    The EUROPA 2 will greet you in the unique city that spans two continents.

    Friday, 02.06.2023

    Cruising through the Dardanelles/Turkey

    Saturday, 03.06.2023

    Kavala/Greece, 6.00 - 19.00 hrs

    With an old town beneath a Byzantine fortress and the giant aqueduct, Kavala is one of the most beautiful cities in Greece and invites you to while away some time here. A hike through the Nestos Gorge* offers a relaxing alternative.

    Sunday, 04.06.2023

    Thessaloniki/Greece, arrival 8.00 hrs

    Get to know the modern city and its rich history on a walking tour*: visit the national museum, the White Tower and the Church of Agios Dimitrios. Against the impressive backdrop of Mount Olympus, the home of the gods, lies the sacred city of Dion*, once a home of kings and a place of trade and sanctuaries.

    Monday, 05.06.2023

    Thessaloniki, departure 2.00 hrs
    Skiathos/Sporades/Greece , 10.00 - 20.00 hrs

    Green hills and wide sandy beaches that invite you to take a dip await you on Skiathos. Spend a wonderful day ashore entirely as your heart desires - go swimming or hiking or visit the old harbour with its boats.

    Tuesday, 06.06.2023

    Mykonos/Cyclades/Greece , 7.00 - 0.00 hrs

    Mykonos looks like a scene from a picture book and promises some relaxing hours. Wander along the picturesque harbour promenade, past the white cube-shaped houses with blue shutters at the windows, to old windmills and hidden churches.

    Wednesday, 07.06.2023

    Paros/Cyclades/Greece , 6.00 - 20.00 hrs

    The island will enchant you with its authentic Greek atmosphere, dainty churches, colourful flower displays in front of the houses and its famous white marble. Explore pretty Lefkes*, the former capital of the island, and Naoussa* with its romantic fishing harbour, which is the most beautiful place on Paros.

    Thursday, 08.06.2023

    Nauplia/Peloponnese/Greece , 7.00 - 0.00 hrs

    From the picturesque town on the Argolic Gulf, visit the historic excavations of Corinth* and enjoy a boat trip* through the famous canal. Mycenae*, one of the largest cities of the ancient world, and the theatre of Epidaurus* will also leave you with lasting memories.

    Friday, 09.06.2023

    Hydra/Saronic Islands/Greece , 6.00 - 0.00 hrs

    Head ashore independently to explore the romantic centre of the island with its proud captains' houses and mansions, art galleries, little winding lanes, tavernas and shops.

    Saturday, 10.06.2023

    Piraeus (Athens)/Greece, arrival 5.00 hrs

    The EUROPA 2 bids you farewell here.

    Show departure travel package
    Optional bookable
    Saturday, 10.06.2023

    Transfer to Athens for scheduled flight to Germany

    * The pre- and post-cruise programmes and shore activities are not included in the cruise price and are in the planning stage. Subject to change.

    Pre-cruise and post-cruise programmes for your trip

    The following programmes can be booked.

    Please note that our pre- and post-cruise programmes are conducted in German and are charged additionally to the travel package. The prices and conditions for these programmes can be found on the German travel details page and are charged additionally to the travel package. For individual programmes kindly consult your travel agent.

    The following programmes are offered in German:

    Private pre- and post-cruise programmes

    Explore your cruise destinations on a more personal basis as a couple – ideal for all those who don’t want to be part of a group. The excursions in the programmes are accompanied by a local tour guide who will be happy to attend to your individual wishes. There will also be enough time and space for your own activities. Transfers are exclusively by private car with private drivers. Prices for solo travellers or groups of three or more are available on request.

    YOUR PRIVATE PRE-CRUISE PROGRAMME - ISTANBUL
    YOUR PRIVATE POST-CRUISE PROGRAMME - ATHENS

    Our proven pre- and post-cruise programmes

    Our popular pre- and post-cruise programmes include a broad spectrum of excursions and are usually accompanied by experienced Hapag-Lloyd Cruises tour guides. Recommended for guests who like to share their experiences with a group of like-minded travellers. Explore specially selected highlights of your holiday destination and enjoy the convenience of group travel – we will take care of the transfers, excursions and overnight stays.

    PRE-CRUISE PROGRAMME A: FACETS OF ISTANBUL
    PRE-CRUISE PROGRAMME B: ISTANBUL - BETWEEN EAST AND WEST

    Individual travel arrangements

    Our travel concierge would be happy to put together travel arrangements tailored to your very own preferences. Whether you’re interested in boutique hotels, luxurious beach resorts, theatre-ticket reservations or restaurant recommendations in the most exciting cities, you can find exclusive tips here and by visiting www.hl-cruises.com/travel-concierge. Our travel concierge will be at your service before the cruise and when on board, of course.

    YOUR INDIVIDUAL TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS - ISTANBUL
    Cruise
    EUX2311
    Cruise dates
    01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023

    This journey will delight you with the following program

    Ispasion - Danceshow

    Leading Show Production company in Europe, based in Berlin & Madrid. 

    Ispasion Show Productions offer emotional shows with an avant-garde vision where dance in its different disciplines such as Neo flamenco, contemporary dance, Neo tango, body contact expression, Spanish dance in its modern and traditional form, and ballet are combined with new the latest stage technologies, achieving stunning visual effects that enhance an original staging.

    Ispasion Show Productions are recognised worldwide for its impressive creativity and physical beauty. Our main objective is to... Read more

    Leading Show Production company in Europe, based in Berlin & Madrid. 

    Ispasion Show Productions offer emotional shows with an avant-garde vision where dance in its different disciplines such as Neo flamenco, contemporary dance, Neo tango, body contact expression, Spanish dance in its modern and traditional form, and ballet are combined with new the latest stage technologies, achieving stunning visual effects that enhance an original staging.

    Ispasion Show Productions are recognised worldwide for its impressive creativity and physical beauty. Our main objective is to create an unforgettable experience capable of capturing the public and awakening emotions.

    The Creative directors of the company, Laura Fernandez & Daniel Orellana, established as internationally renowned dancers, directors & choreographers, performed worldwide next to Jose Carreras, 12 Cellist of the Berlin Philharmonic, Schiller, Andrea Bocelli, Daniel Barenboim, Simon Rattle, Pina Bausch, Yvonne Catterfeld, Gipsy Kings,.... In Berlin they work in several productions for Staatsoper Berlin, Komischer Oper Berlin , Berlin Philharmonic, Theater des Westens, Schiller Theater, Deutsche Oper, Admiral Palast...

    The artist from the company are a very talented cast of dancers coming from many different dance backgrounds, they are recognised not only for their impeccable technic in their own discipline but for their breathtaking interpretation and strong presence on stage, entitling them as"la creme de la creme" in the performing scene in Europe. As the dancers References here are some of their latest Jobs and artists they have been sharing the stage with: Spanish National Ballet - Joaquin Cortés Dance company - Plácido domingo diverse Operas worldwide- Antonio Canales Flamenco Company - Compania An-tonio Gades - Don Juan Musical - EL Zorro Musical-María Pages dance company- Tanguera show - Tango pasión aus Buenos Aires - Carmen - Bolero - la Boheme -Dancing with the stars Tv Show - Let ́s dance - Spanish philharmonie - Teatro de la zarzuela Madrid - Teatros del Canal Madrid.

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    Family cruise

    Holiday time is family time - and it is particularly relaxing on the EUROPA 2: with plenty of opportunities for parents and children to explore the world together and go their own ways. In addition to a varied on-board programme of games and sports as well as arts and crafts, children and teens on family cruises can take part in excursions* that have been specially designed for them. Our travel concierge will be happy to provide you with recommendations for your personal family excursions*.

    * This service is not included in the cruise price.


    Cruise
    EUX2311
    Cruise dates
    01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023

    MS EUROPA 2 - FREEDOM THAT TAKES YOU PLACES

    The EUROPA 2

    All the promises of a yacht and the serenity of a small resort: on board the EUROPA 2, you can enjoy the highest level of casual luxury with a maximum of 500 guests. The ship has been awarded the coveted distinction of 5-stars-plus by the Berlitz Cruise Guide 2020.

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    Suites

    Plenty of room to feel good in our suites. On board there are no cabins but only suites with their own veranda. With a size of 35 to 114 m² and unlimited open space.

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    Restaurants

    Delicious diversity in seven restaurants. From upscale modern cuisine to a rich variety of Asian delights. Some opulent, some light, some fresh from the grill, some rustically inspired. The stylish ambiance in the seven restaurants underscores the most pleasurable gourmet expectations.

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    Bars

    Atmospheric evenings in six stylish bars. The bars on board the EUROPA 2 will quickly become your favourite places. Whichever you choose, a discreet service, a wide selection of drinks and snacks, as well as a wonderful ambience will provide you with unforgettable moments during your stay on board.

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    Relaxation

    The spacious OCEAN SPA awaits you with everything you could wish for to vitalise body and mind over an area of more than 800 m²/8,611 ft². And so that you never forget where you are, you'll always have a fantastic view of the open sea.

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    Entertainment

    Raise the curtain! Enjoy unforgettable events and spectacular shows featuring famous artists and stars on board the EUROPA 2. Great comedy, music from classical to pop, and exciting presentations and talks - and always first class.

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    Cruise
    EUX2311
    Cruise dates
    01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023
    Cruise
    EUX2311
    Cruise dates
    01.06.2023 - 10.06.2023
    Price specials - Extended fun

    Extend your stay with the previous cruise EUX2310 or with the subsequent cruise EUX2312 and save € 900 per person (applies to Categories 1 - 14).

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