International Greek AA Convention & Sober Cruise 15 Days May 2013
From $4,395 per person, double occupancy.
For those of you who like program conferences, we have a treat for you. The committee for the 20th AA International Convention in Greece with Al Anon participation has a beautiful location at the Eden Beach Resort Hotel Attica in Anavyssos, Athens, Greece. Eden Beach Resort Hotel is a 4-star hotel with 240 panoramically appointed rooms. The hotel was an official member of the hospitality network of the Athens Olympic Games and is a perfect host for the conference.
You tour will leave the US and arrive in Athens on May 14, for a two-night stay at the Divani Acropolis Hotel just below the famous Parthenon. In Athens, you will enjoy a city tour including Hadrian’s Arch, the Temple of Zeus, the Olympic Stadium and visit the Athens Acropolis to see the Temple of Athena and the magnificent Parthenon. You will see the changing of the Guard, Mt. Lycabettus, walk the wondrous streets of the Plaka, visit a Greek Taverna for lunch and meet Carol Ann and Margaret at one of the finest jewelers in all of Europe, Zorbas, where you can be treated to the best quality and pricing for jewelry in Athens. In the evening a stroll in the National Gardens and a program meeting are in order in this magical ancient city. After Athens, we will go to the Eden Beach Resort for the International Convention. Along with the conference and beautiful ambiance of the resort, scrumptious breakfasts and dinners are included. Speakers from all over the world are will be there to share. The conference is in English so you don't need Greek lessons yet. After the conference, off we go on a 4-day Greek Island cruise on the Louis Cruises Majesty in superior oceanview cabins including tips. From May 20-23 you will visit Mykonos, Kusadasi for Ephesseus, Patmos, Rhodes, Heraklion, and Santorini. Be sure to Google these ports so you can see what awaits you. We disembark the ship in Santorini for a glorious two night stay in the El Greco Hotel on the Caldera of Thira town. You will enjoy some of the most beautiful sunsets in the world from your porch at the El Greco. Rental cars will be available for a scenic drive to the awesome beauty of the Three Mile black sand beaches of Perissa. Breakfasts and dinners are included. We will then fly to Athens to begin a 3 day Classical tour, including Delphi, Olympia and Kalambaka with visits to The Oracle at Delphi, the site of the first Olympic games and the magnificent monasteries at Meteora. On the way back to Athens we will visit Thermopylae where the 300 Spartans stood against the Persian in 480 BC. We will have one last night in Athens before flying home on May 29. Then, alas it will be time to depart for home. Included in your tours are Round-trip air USA to Athens, hotels, Athens City Tour, 4-day Greek Island Cruise, return air from Santorini to Athens, transfers, all taxes, and most meals. Prices start at $4,395 per person, double occupancy. Low single supplement rate available.
Book early as space is limited. Deposit of $400 per person due at time of booking.
Do you have air miles? If so, deduct $800 per person. Want a great extension? Add 3 days in Istanbul at the beginning of the trip.
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