Day 9: Athens | Italy, Turkey and Greek Islands Cruise
On day 9, your cruise will stop in Athens, the fascinating capital of Greece.
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Over 5,000 years of history await in this exciting city, which is known as the birthplace of philosophy and democracy.
For a taste of history, make sure to visit the Acropolis, an ancient city that was once the cultural and political center of the world. Stroll through the iconic temples and marvel at the limestone buildings that still stand today.
You can also visit the Temple of Olympian Zeus or revel in the majestic view from the cliffside rocks of Cape Sounion, where you’ll find the Temple of Poseidon, an imposing building dedicated to the ancient god of the sea.
Indulge in a meal full of delicious Greek meze and other local specialties before heading back to your ship for another full day at sea.
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