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Voyage to the ancient Mediterranean with Bright Horizons. Sail along the Greek Islands and Turkish coast and get the latest in science knowledge. Explore the region where archaeology matured from the exercise of curiosity to a scientific discipline. Join a community for lifelong learning in a visit to a place where pride in the mythical and historical past balances with enjoyment of life and living in the moment.

Aboard ship, study contemporary science. In port, graze on the layered traces of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine eras through architecture and art. Take field trips for in-depth study of the Mediterranean diet. Visit the spectacular volcanic caldera of Santorini. Experience blue Aegean waters and glowing sunsets. Chat with locals and walk breezy beaches known to Odysseus. Savor the moment with a friend.

Linger in the timeless beauty and warm hospitality of the Greek Isles and Turkey while inhabiting a roving scientific community. Make your reservation today!


Cruise prices vary from $1,339 for an Interior Stateroom to $5,199 for a Pinnacle Suite, per person (pp). For those attending our SEMINARS, there is a $1,475 fee. For detailed info and pictures of our ship, please visit the CABIN & SHIP INFO tab. For the cruise itinerary please review our SCHEDULE and/or MAP. Add’l pp fees: gov’t taxes and fees ($209), Non-refundable Booking Service Fee ($150), tour leader gratuties ($120), and onboard gratuities (for your cabin steward and dining room staff, approx $11.50 per day). All prices and fees are detailed on the PRICING & TERMS tab. Use our PRICING CALCULATOR for a quick price quote.


Insight Cruises occasionally charges more than Holland America for the same cabin category because our cruise pricing includes several parties, meeting room space, plus a pair of Tour Leaders traveling with the group. Therefore, if you ask us to match a price you see on the website we will do so but we add a $150 pp Facility Fee. See the TERMS & CONDITIONS section in the PRICING & TERMS tab for further information.

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