Uniworld Launches First-ever Cruise Extensions in Greece


Uniworld Boutique River Cruises is expanding its portfolio in Europe to a new destination, adding two post-cruise extensions in Greece, available to book now for travel this summer and fall.

Uniworld guests can select a 3-night extension to Athens or a 5-night extension to Athens and Santorini, available as add-ons to Uniworld’s Italian itineraries: Milan, Venice & The Jewels of VenetoVenice & The Jewels of Veneto and Cruise & Rail: Venice & The Swiss Alps. The new Greece offerings join Uniworld’s existing portfolio of pre- and post-cruise extensions, including land, rail and customizable options.

“Greece has consistently been one of the top searched destinations on our website and although we don’t currently sail in-destination, we want to give our guests the travel experiences they are looking for at the same quality they’d expect from Uniworld,” said Ellen Bettridge, President and CEO of Uniworld Boutique River Cruises.

“Our guests trust us as a leader in luxury travel, so we’re thrilled to bring the magic of Greece to life in partnership with our sister brand at The Travel Corporation, Siva Travel. Our new Greece extensions create the ultimate Mediterranean travel experience combining the iconic destinations of Milan, Venice, Athens and Santorini in one luxurious journey by land and water.”

Uniworld’s post-cruise Greece extensions include:

Option 1: Athens 3-Night Post-Cruise Extension

This 4-day stay in Athens offers a brief and wonderful taste of Greece’s famous capital city. The 5-star Divani Caravel hotel in the heart of town will be home base for the experiences included in this itinerary, such as dinner with a local in their home, a trip up to the Parthenon and a foodie tour of popular Greek treats. Daily breakfasts along with service charges, 5-star hotel stays, flights from Venice to Athens, various walking tours and more are all included in the stay. This extension is available on ten 2023 Uniworld departures beginning in June.

Option 2: Athens & Santorini 5-Night Post-Cruise Extension

With an itinerary that splits the stay between Athens and Santorini, guests will experience history, culture, cuisine and awe-inspiring sights. Activities include sampling the local fare, a Santorini village tour and wine tasting, a cruise around Santorini’s caldera and an Athens City Tour. Daily breakfasts along with two other meals, service charges, 5-star hotel stays, flights from Venice to Athens/Athens to Santorini, various guides/tours and more are all included in the stay. This extension is available on nine 2023 Uniworld departures beginning in June.

Source Travelpluse