Spring - Autumn 2023
The Windmills of Mykonos
The Aegean islands are famously known for their beauty, charm and enticing crystal waters. Exodus Cruises’ South Aegean Cruise is designed to give you a relaxing and memorable holiday in the sun and sea of Greece with visits to Jewish Heritage sites on the islands of Delos, Crete, Aegina with stops at Mykonos, Santorini and mainland destinations.
Enjoy a harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private yachting, with an opportunity to learn about Greece’s ancient bond with Judaism, through on-board lectures and visits to sites ashore. An exciting voyage of discovery, in more than one sense.
North Aegean & Ionian Sea
To tell the full story of Jewish history in Greece, we have to open the horizon to include areas in the north, focusing on Thessaloniki and Veria with stops in Chalkis and other less known places en route, picked for their charm and allure. Also, to the west coast and the Ionian Sea, including a visit to Ioannina, which has another fascinating Jewish story to tell, combined with visits to a host of beautiful Ionian islands too gorgeous to miss. These new eight-night cruises will be in operation from April 2022 and bookings can be confirmed from now.
Jewish life in Greece would not be complete without including the beautiful island of Rhodes, where the Jewish community traces its history back to the second century B.C.E. A Rhodes itinerary is already under development and will be available as a fourth cruise option later in 2022 – We’ll keep you posted about this in the website.
North AegeanApril-October 2024
This cruise highlights Thessaloniki, known as ‘mother of Israel’ for its cultural and educational contributions to the Jewish world and other enchanting places on route, which although less known, will nevertheless, be sure to delight and entertain.Read more
Ionian SeaApril-October 2024
This cruise explores the Jewish Heritage of Western Greece, including the Ionian Islands of Corfu, Cephalonia and Zakynthos, as well as Ioannina, a city on the north west of Greece’s mainland, where a Romanite settlement dates back to the 9th century. An inviting cruise of discovery on Greece’s less known west coast.Read more