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Frequently Asked Questions

Are flights included?

Prices are for the cruise only. Flights are not included.

What is the rate for a single traveler?

Prices are based on double occupancy, as a single traveler you would pay the additional single supplement.

What time should I book my flight before and after the cruise?

We recommend arriving the night/day before the cruise and staying in a hotel in Athens. Plan to embark (be onboard) no later than 2:00 PM (14:00)

Are there drinks packages available?

Yes, beginning with 2024 you will be able to purchase drinks packages via Holland America. Please note drinks packages are charged per person, per day plus an additional 18% service charged.
For more information with regard to drink packages, please go to

How can I purchase shore excursions?

You will receive your booking number and online check in information approximately 3 months prior to sailing. Once you have checked in on Holland America’s website, you may purchase excursions and other amenities offered by Holland America.

What is the Dress Code?

During the day entire is casual. Evening Dress is a s follows:
2 Formal nights – jacket and tie required or tuxedo suggested for men, cocktail dress or gowns for women.
3 Informal nights – sports jackets for men and dress slacks, cocktail dress for women
2 Smart casual nights – collared shirt and slacks for men and casual dress or slacks for women.

Where can I see the entertainment schedule?

The entertainment schedule will be in your stateroom upon arrival and delivered each evening for the next day’s event.