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The single ship of the Voyages to Antiquity fleet is Aegean Odyssey, a decades-old vessel that was radically overhauled to upgrade cabins and public areas, giving the ship a casual sophistication. But its real ...
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jimnhil
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
1 helpful vote
We chose Voyages to Antiquity for several reasons: small ship, great itinerary, superb excursions and lecturers, playing bridge on board, and fantastic value. We were not disappointed. We started with 5 days in India: Delhi, Agra (and the ... Read more
laboheme575
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
8 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2015
This cruise combined a 5-day land tour of India's Golden Triangle -- Delhi, Agra (Taj Mahal) and Jaipur-- with sea voyages from Mumbai to Oman (Muscat and Salaleh) and Jordan (Aqaba, Petra, Amman). Fascinating itinerary, high-quality land ... Read more
Megamoha
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 helpful votes
WE were attracted to the "Singapore and Islands of Indonesia" cruise because of the ports of call and the concept of having "expert" lecturers on board to enhance the experience. All in all the concept worked. The lecturers were good, the ... Read more
pkdundas@centurytel.net
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2015
We were so excited to try this small ship. But there were many things that were disappointing. The A/C was not adequate for the hot, humid climates. The water was brown the whole time we were on the ship, although I know there was a lot of ... Read more
Freespirits175
Member Since 2015
1 review
18 helpful votes
Sailed January 2015
After reading the glowing publicity from Voyages to Antiquity about “small ship cruising at its best” my wife and I were full of anticipation of an exciting cruise on the Aegean Odyssey during a four week ‘Grand ... Read more
Ozjane
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 helpful votes
Colombo to Singapore This was my first cruise, ever, and having read previous reviews I was somewhat apprehensive. The conclusion I came to is that reviews are often written by pedants - as on Trip Advisor with which I am more familiar. ... Read more
kwasnica
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
4 helpful votes
Ship is having problems. From Colombo, Sri Lanka - Singapore - Bali the following problems occurred: Brown water in shower and basins, a/c not working to capacity, upper respiratory disease went through the ship, ship's engines stopped at ... Read more
watsondog
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2015
We travelled with this cruise line in 2010 in the Mediterranean. Overall we found the food uninspiring and the excursion staff to be very amateurish. However, that was tolerable. What was not tolerable was the stench of sewage in which ... Read more
egyptes
Member Since 2009
5 reviews
103 forum posts
7 helpful votes
This is the worst cruise of all our 50 plus cruises. The ship is old, has brown water flowing from the faucets, dirty dishes left out in social areas of the ship for days, air conditioning not working properly, etc. There are so many ... Read more
Parapara
Member Since 2006
2 reviews
291 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed December 2014
Land and cruise package- Nairobi to Singapore. 19th December 2014 to 24th January 2015. Our holiday started with 4 nights in Kenya with three being in game lodges. The hotels and game lodges here and in Singapore, at end of cruise, were ... Read more
AnnetteG Scotia
Member Since 2015
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2014
This was our first cruise - we had read a lot of reviews of Agean Odyssey before hand - most of them very positive. We were extremely pleased with the ship staff, food and yours. The hotels in Istanbul and Athens were definitely 5 star. ... Read more
martyngs
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 helpful vote
Terrific staff. Food good - as one other reviewer noted, because the ship was only half-full, dining alternated between the two restaurants, rather than having a choice each night. However, some of the buffet food at lunchtime was terrific ... Read more
YourRxForTravel
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 helpful vote
This is the second time we have cruised with this company and I have nothing bad to say about either trips except on the subject of the poor wi-fi available on the ship. The current trip started in Venice, went to Croatia and ended up in ... Read more
colonial annie
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
2 helpful votes
The 5* Grand Hyatt was all it should be. Breakfast (we ate outside) was included and had tons of delicious offerings. Sometimes it was hard to get coffee refills & they only offered orange juice even though I could see other juices ... Read more
geoffmorgan
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed July 2014
A thoroughly enjoyable cruise with fascinating sites, good guides and fine hotels in Athens and Istanbul at beginning and end of cruise. There were a number of disappointing elements mostly related to the ship. The air conditioning in the ... Read more
gymbabe
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
18 forum posts
I am a great fan of this ship,and unhestitatingly recommend it to anyone looking for actual enrichment and cultural /religious learning. I have been on several previous voyages,and all were wonderful down to the very last detail. The ... Read more
mousie2
Member Since 2012
1 review
2 forum posts
What the Aegean Odyssey and the Voyages to Antiquity concept has to offer, will more than meet your expectations if you are looking for a unque way to travel to the far-flung areas where the world's historical treasures are located. This ... Read more
mikeasbury
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2013
In common with some others we found the food, though reasonable in quality, to be extremely bland and uninteresting. One exception was a lunchtime special dish of casseroled octopus Croatian style. The largely Filipino staff are ... Read more
gymbabe
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
18 forum posts
This trip was magnificent. The food was superb at every single meal. the service was second to none. The ports and port excusrions, which are included in the fare,were interesting and well planned. the on-board lectures were very ... Read more
silicajay
Member Since 2012
1 review
14 forum posts
Sailed May 2013
I was attracted to this cruise by the range of excursions offered but I was concerned by some of the negative reviews. I need not have worried. The ship is certainly a little elderly, like most of her passengers, but, like them, she has ... Read more
Gothic
Member Since 2010
1 review
42 forum posts
Sailed April 2013
I do not want to go into great detail here about the facilities provided aboard the ship, other reviewers have already done that. However, I will say that I found the ship to be attractive and elegant on board (but decorated with some ... Read more
marlowman
Member Since 2010
8 reviews
Sailed March 2013
We loved this cruise and tours of the Indian Triangle and Treasures of Egypt. I retired from work whilst on this cruise and my wife had her 60th birthday which was celebrated in Egypt. We had a fantastic 5 day tour of India were we ... Read more
librarian
Member Since 2003
1 review
225 forum posts
Sailed March 2013
We were on a land tour to begin with through India and the company VOA chose to lead the tour was very good. There were enough people that we had 3 bus loads visiting Agra, Jaipur and New Delhi. Our guide was a bit difficult to understand ... Read more
Brawnski
Member Since 2013
1 review
In mid- February my wife and I embarked on a 2 week cruise in South East Asia - from Singapore to Rangoon and back. Our cruise was part of the Voyages to Antiquity program arranged for us by Exclusive Tours, Toronto. Never having ... Read more
Keystonetraveler
Member Since 2011
1 review
117 forum posts
Sailed February 2013
I recently returned from a "Grand Voyage," which is really a way of saying I took back-to-back cruises. The first part of the cruise started in Bangkok with stops in Cambodia, Vietnam, Brunei, Malaysia, and Singapore. The second part ... Read more

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