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Minoan Crete & the Cycladic Isles

Tour Dates: September 24-October 8, 2023 in the planning stages (15 days)

Tour Leader(s): Joanne Murphy ,

Small Group Tour, Limited to Just 16 guests!

NOTE: This tour is in the planning stages for a September 2023 departure.  For more information, or to receive advance notice when the tour is open for reservations, please contact us at 800-748-6262 or email aia@studytours.org.

Step back in time to explore the island of Crete, center of the Minoan civilization during the Bronze Age, as well as the nearby Cycladic Islands of Santorini, Mykonos, and Delos. Marvel at the physical evidence of this first advanced civilization in Europe, which created palace complexes, stunning works of art, a unique writing system (called Linear A), and an extensive trade network. You will stay in comfortable, four- and five-star hotels, perfect for exploring or just relaxing, with nine nights on Crete in the capital city of Heraklion, in the traditional village of Sfaka Sitias, and in the coastal town of Agios Nikolaos; plus two nights on whitewashed Santorini and two nights on chic Mykonos.

Tour Prices (13 nights)

$ TBD

Single room supplement will be charged when requested or required (limited availability). With fewer than 8 participants, a small group surcharge may be added.

To reserve your space using the online form, click here.

For reservations or questions, please email us at aia@studytours.org (and include your full name) or call us toll-free at (800) 748-6262 (toll: 603-756-2884).

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Itinerary


NOTE: This tour is in the planning stages for an October 2023 departure.  For more information, or to receive advance notice when the tour is open for reservations, please contact us at 800-748-6262 or email aia@studytours.org.

View Detailed Itinerary

NOTE: This tour is in the planning stages for an October 2023 departure.  For more information, or to receive advance notice when the tour is open for reservations, please contact us at 800-748-6262 or email aia@studytours.org.


For reservations or questions, please email us at aia@studytours.org (and include your full name) or call us toll-free at (800) 748-6262 (toll: 603-756-2884). To reserve your space using the online form, click here.

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