Greek Isles Cruise

7-Night Greek Isles Cruise

Aboard Royal Caribbean’s Jewel of the Seas

Departing From: Rome, Italy | Sun, Aug 13 2017 - Sun, Aug 20 2017

Important: To participate in the poker room, all reservations must be made through Card Player Cruises

Travel back in time to the ancient world. For romantics and history lovers both, this cruise promises glorious views and experiences you will never forget. Throw in plenty of poker and you’ll find yourself on a dream vacation. Cruise, play poker and have fun!

This cruise is back to back to our Western Mediterranean Poker Cruise. Book both cruises to spend two weeks cruising the Mediterranean.

Ship Name:  
Jewel of the Seas

Passport: For US passengers a valid passport (6 months) or original birth certificate is required to board the ship. For Non US, please click here.


Day 1
All Aboard: Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy
Sun Aug 13, 2017: Departs 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
From the monuments of the ancient empire to the pursuit of la dolce vita, the Eternal City is an unrivaled open–air museum and a lively modern metropolis. The tiny enclave of Vatican City is home to sacred sites and priceless art.
Day 2
Cruising: At Sea
Mon Aug 14, 2017: Cruising
Poker Room Open
Enjoy your stay on Royal Carribbean's Jewel of the Seas.
Day 3
Port: Santorini, Greece
Tue Aug 15, 2017: Arrives: 1:00 p.m., Departs: 10:00 p.m,
Poker Room Open
No other Greek island is more famous for its romantic setting, mythic beauty, and volcanic scenery. Santorini enchants with a deep blue bay, high cliffs, black and red sand beaches, and white–washed towns perched on the crater rim.
Day 4
Port: Mykonos, Greece
Wed Aug 16, 2017: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 6:00 p.m,
Poker Room Open
One of the most popular Greek islands, Mykonos mixes sun, fun, glamour and tradition. Relax at a beach and wander the maze–like streets of the scenic, chic port–town. Delos, a sacred islet of antiquity, is a boat ride away.
Day 5
Port: Athens (Piraeus), Greece
Thu Aug 17, 2017: Arrives: 6:00 a.m., Departs: 6:00 p.m,
Poker Room Open
Discover the splendors of Greece’s epic past in the ancient city that is also the capital of a modern nation. The hilltop Acropolis has overlooked Athens for 2,500 years. Below, a park–like promenade links many iconic sights.
Day 6
Port: Katakolon, Greece
Fri Aug 18, 2017: Arrives: 10:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m,
Poker Room Open
Feel the original Olympic spirit among the ruins of Olympia, where the ancient games were held for centuries. The port of Katakolon is a laid–back seaside town of waterfront cafes, shops, galleries and a quiet beach.
Day 7
Cruising: At Sea
Sat Aug 19, 2017: Cruising
Poker Room Open
Continue your relazing vacation on the Jewel of the Seas.
Day 8
Docking: Rome
Sun Aug 20, 2017: Arrives: 5:00 a.m.
Poker Room Open

Have fun in Rome! There are so many wonderful hotels to choose from in Rome at all different price points. Trip Advisor is always the best reference to see the experiences and recommendations of others.

If you are planning on visiting the Vatican while you are in Rome it is highly recommended that you book your tickets in advance online. This way you are ensured a visit on the day and time you want. The Rome tourist information center is a great place to purchase tickets for the Colosseum and Roman Ruins tours.

Poker Room

Card Player Cruises proudly features a professional, fully staffed, non-smoking poker room. The poker room is usually open for play immediately after the first-seating dinner on your departure day. The poker room remains open throughout most of the cruise except when the ship is in port. Free beginner lessons for novices are offered, followed by a low limit hold’em game for beginners only.

The Card Player Cruises staff will be happy to spread any game and limit that enough players want to play. A general guideline regarding the games and limits on most cruises is as follows:

Limit hold’em: $2/$4 – $4-$8 and higher upon request No–limit hold’em: $1/3, $2/5, and higher upon request Omaha/8: $4/8 and often higher ($10/20 on up). Mixed games: Mixed games upon request Tournaments will be announced.


Please contact our office for further details.

All poker games are open to anyone 18 years and older.

All stateroom images are representative samples and actual staterooms may differ in appearance. Stateroom availability is subject to change without notice. Square footage is not specific, but is an average of category type. Please contact us for more details.


After a full day of exploring, poker, good food and entertainment, there is nothing better than returning to your luxious room ready for slumber. Notes: A Royal King, measures 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long,

Owner's Suite

589 sq. ft., balcony 57 to 175 sq. ft. Private balcony, mini bar, queen–size bed, private bathroom with whirlpool tub, double sinks, separate shower and bidet, separate living area with queen–size sofa bed, and concierge service.

Grand Suite

385 sq. ft., balcony 106 sq. ft.Private balcony, two twin beds that convert to a royal king, private balcony, sitting area (some with sofa bed), and concierge service.

Junior Suite

293 sq. ft., balcony 41 sq. ft. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub and a sitting area with sofa bed.

Ocean View Balcony

204 sq. ft., balcony 41 to 172 sq. ft. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, private balcony, sitting area with sofa, and a private bathroom. Rates vary from deck to deck.

Large Ocean View

170 sq. ft. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom.


170 sq. ft. These nicely appointed rooms are an excellent value. Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom.