Coastal Life: Ancient Civilizations-Cruising the Adriatic and Aegean Seas

Sep. 24 – Oct. 2, 2021

Tour Details

Number of days: 
From $4,795
Activity Level: 
Level 2
Max Passengers: 
140 (ship capacity)
Tour Operator: 
Thomas P Gohagan
Tour Brochure 
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Tour Description 

  • Cruise from picture-perfect Venice along the stunning Adriatic coast and through the Corinth Canal to Athens.
  • Enjoy a custom-designed, seven-night itinerary aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star small ship Le Jacques Cartier, featuring balconies in all of its ocean-view Suites and Staterooms.
  • Visit five countries and up to eight UNESCO World Heritage sites, exploring the influence of the Roman, Greek, Byzantine, Venetian and Slavic civilizations on this comprehensive program including ports inaccessible to larger vessels, including Hvar, Korčula and the Bay of Kotor.
  • In Croatia, tour Split’s Roman Diocletian’s Palace; see Dubrovnik’s beautifully restored, 15th-century walled city; in Montenegro, see Kotor’s medieval fortifications and architectural sites; in Albania, visit the remarkable archaeological site of Butrint; and in Greece, visit Corfu’s Old Town, rooted in the eighth century B.C. and the sacred ancient Greek site of Delphi.
  • To further enhance your cruise, enjoy the exclusive Coastal Life Forum with local residents and a traditional folk music performance.
  • Venice Pre-Program Option and Athens and Cape Sounion Post-Program Option are offered.

  • COVID-19 Update: Gohagan takes your health and wellness very seriously. Click here to learn about their enhanced COVID-19 protocols.


Day 1: Depart the U.S. or Canada

Day 2: Venice, Italy/ Embark Le Jacques Cartier

Day 3: Split, Croatia

Day 4: Hvar/Korčula

Day 5: Dubrovnik

Day 6: Kotor, Montenegro

Day 7: Sarandë, Albania, for Butrint/Corfu, Greece 

Day 8:  Itea for Delphi/Corinth Canal Cruise

Day 9: Piraeus/Disembark ship/Athens/Return to the U.S. or Canada

*Itinerary is subject to change.