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- Adults 21 or older only which means...NO kids allowed!
- All meals included
- Evening entertainment and late night dance parties in various venues.
- Multiple play areas to meet your level of comfort and interest.
- Open decks and pool areas are clothing optional.
- Premium beverage package
- Room Service
- Seminars that educate and allow you to explore new areas of the lifestyle.
- Land Excursions
- Trip Insurance
Explore Greece & Turkey on this sexy clothing optional cruise!
Embark on an extraordinary voyage like no other with the Desire Greece-Turkey Cruise
This sensational cruise will mark a historic milestone as the first-ever Desire itinerary to set sail aboard a lavish Oceania ship.
Your journey commences in Athens(Piraeus), Greece, a city steeped in myth and history, where past and present converge harmoniously. As you traverse the tranquil waters, you’ll find yourself enveloped in the beauty of Bozcaada, Istanbul, and Kusadasi (Ephesus), the shores of Turkey unveiling paradisiacal vistas that are simply breathtaking. Your odyssey continues to the enchanting islands of Mykonos and Santorini, each a treasure trove of captivating experiences, before the voyage circles back to Athens(Piraeus), bidding a temporary farewell, until the next rendezvous.
The ship’s accommodations are a symphony of opulence, with staterooms and suites that exude radiance, extravagance, and sumptuous comfort. The ambiance mirrors the coziness of a Parisian apartment, a retreat where every moment is meant to be savored. Recently refurbished in 2022, these spacious havens boast designer embellishments, elevating them to a realm of sophistication that is unmatched.
The Ultimate Couples-Only Vacation
Amid the enticing voyage, find pockets of serenity and indulgence as you discover designated clothing-optional areas, an array of captivating daytime activities, and themed pool parties. Engage in enlightening couples’ workshops, partake in themed nights that ignite the senses, and be enthralled by shows and performances that redefine entertainment. International DJs set the rhythm for an unforgettable journey, as couples are invited to explore Desire cruising on an entirely new level.
Indulge in the art of seduction and refinement, as desire ignites the journey, creating moments that linger in memory, long after the voyage has ended. This is more than a cruise; it’s a journey into the realm of the senses, where each experience is a brushstroke on the canvas of your desires.
Delight your palate with the finest cuisine at sea, an exquisite gastronomic journey that transports you to new realms of flavor. The ship boasts nine distinct venues, each a stage for culinary mastery, where gourmet dining experiences become cherished memories. Elevating your experience, the Prestige beverage package takes you on an unparalleled journey of beverages, complemented by the convenience of round-the-clock room service.
There is no better way to explore the Greece & Turkey than with your new found friends! Rooms are selling out, so reserve yours today!
Or if you’d prefer a milder cruise, check out the Temptation cruise here.
- Saturday September 21, 2024
- Sunday September 22, 2024
- Monday September 23, 2024
- Tuesday September 24, 2024
- Wednesday September 25, 2024
- Thursday September 26, 2024
- Friday September 27, 2024
- Saturday September 28, 2024
Athens (PIRAEUS), Greece
Your Desire cruise adventure begins in the ancient city of Athens, Greece, where history meets seduction. Embark on a journey of indulgence from the vibrant port of Piraeus, where the allure of the Aegean Sea beckons.
Start your vacation early and explore iconic landmarks such as the Acropolis or delve into the bustling markets and charming cafes of Athens before setting sail for a voyage of passion and pleasure. Let the romance of Greece ignite your desires before you embark on an unforgettable journey with Desire Cruises.
HOME OF THE LEGENDARY TROJAN WAR
Bozcaada is a breezy Aegean gem, a beach-blessed island also known for producing some of Turkey’s best wines. You’ll notice the ambiance gracefully blends Greek and Turkish sensibilities, evident in the clusters of whitewashed buildings from which the occasional minaret bursts forth.
Browse enticing souvenirs crafted by local artisans, perhaps picking up a jar of the island’s delicious tomato marmalade. Beside the cozy harbor, you’ll discover the town’s imposing 15th-century castle, which is among the country’s best preserved. From the crenelated ramparts, look across the crystalline sea and picture Achilles’ arrival to this very spot during the legendary Trojan War.
THE CITY ON SEVEN HILLS
Indulge your eyes and senses in this magnificent city astride two continents. Visit beautiful Topkapi Palace, the mesmerizing Hagia Sophia, and the impressive Blue Mosque; cruise the Bosphorus to see the city and its surroundings from another perspective; visit one of the many museums or stroll through the spice market and the famous Grand Bazaar.
Istanbul, Turkey (half sea day)
Please note that Sept. 24 is a half sea day with an onboard party. See you on board for some seductive fun while heading onto our next fabulous destination.
Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey
Meander through the ruins of ancient Ephesus and marvel at the famed Library of Celsus, the huge amphitheater, the marble roads with their chariot marks, the amazing mosaic sidewalks, and the superb, rarely opened Terrace Houses; journey to three monumental cities of antiquity: Priene, Miletus, and Didyma, renowned for their majestic temples and impressive, beautifully preserved stadiums.
THE ISLAND OF THE WINDS
Enjoy wandering through the narrow, winding streets of this delightful seaside village with its whitewashed houses, flowers and brightly painted shutters and doors; stand beneath the windmills on the hill. Visit the archaeological museum and an old bakery still using a 15th century wood-burning stove.
THE WINE ISLAND
Visit the beautiful whitewashed hilltop towns of Oia and Fira and their breathtaking views of the caldera below; see the stunning artifacts in Fira’s museum, including recent finds from the excavation of Akrotiri, thought by many to be the legendary city of Atlantis; visit a winery; stroll through the winding streets with fantastic views around every corner.
Athens (Piraeus), Greece
THE CITY OF THE VIOLET CROWN
As your Desire Cruise adventure comes to an end and the ship docks in Athens (Piraeus), Greece, it's not goodbye, but rather, see you soon! Reflect on the unforgettable memories and new friendships created during your voyage.
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Spend some extra time in Athens before you head back home. Enjoy an archaeological walk, make your way to Vasilissis Amalias Street, winding through the heart of the ancient city. The route leads to landmarks like the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Ancient Agora, Arch of Hadrian, and of course, the Acropolis. After all that, head to the Central Market for traditional Greek delicacies. Additionally, neighborhoods like Pangrati, Exarhia, and Petralona feature fantastic tavernas!