Athens (Piraeus)

Greece

Cruises To Piraeus

This is the cradle of civilization, the oldest city in Europe. Not only is this city home to the Acropolis and some of the most important architectural structures and archaeological finds in the Western world, It is also a very modern city, an urban amalgam of extraordinary art, culture, cuisine and shopping. Explore more of Athens on a European cruise!

What you
NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Piraeus
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    EET (Eastern European Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Greek. Say "do you speak English?" in Greek: "milte anglik?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    European Currency (EUR)
    Native crafts, souvenirs, cheeses and books.
  • ship

Piraeus
TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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The Acropolis & Archaeological Museum

Journey back in time to the evolution of Greek Civilization. You'll visit the Acropolis and the National Archaeological ...

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Temple of Poseidon & its Scenic Coast

Enjoy a scenic drive along the coast and through some of Athens' Athens’ beautiful suburbs. Arriving at Cape Sounion, yo...

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The Acropolis & Leisure

Take advantage of the opportunity to admire some of the most important sites of Athens, including the Acropolis. Afterwa...

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Athens & The Acropolis

The perfectly proportioned Parthenon crowns the Acropolis and represents the Golden Age of Classical Greece. Follow the ...

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PIRAEUS ITINERARIES

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7-Day Adriatic, Greece & Turkey from Venice

Europe's Leading Cruise Line - World Travel Awards
SHIP Norwegian Jade
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Venice, Italy;
Dubrovnik, Croatia; Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey; Split, Croatia;
DISEMBARK Venice, Italy
Canals & Palaces of Venice

11-Day Canals & Palaces Of Venice Cruisetour

7-Day Adriatic, Greece & Turkey Cruise | 4-Day Venice Land Tour
SHIP Norwegian Jade
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Venice, Italy;
Dubrovnik, Croatia; Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey; Split, Croatia;
DISEMBARK Venice, Italy
Embrace the warmth of the Mediterranean coast.

12-Day Grand Mediterranean from Venice

Voted "Best Midsized Ship for Value for Money" - Cruise Critic
SHIP Norwegian Spirit
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK Venice, Italy;
Athens (Piraeus), Greece; Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey; Istanbul, Turkey; Mykonos, Greece; Naples, Italy; Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy; Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy; Provence (Toulon), France;
DISEMBARK Barcelona, Spain

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