18536, Piraeus and Saronic Gulf Islands
tel: +30 210 4583400
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LOUIS CRUISELouis started operating short cruises out of Limassol, Cyprus to the Eastern Mediterranean from the early 70s. With 26 years of experience in international cruising, Louis Cruises meticulously prepares exciting and unique itineraries offering great value for money, with an authentic Hellenistic experience onboard, emphasizing destinations and friendly atmosphere. Today, Louis Cruises proudly sails with a fleet of 6 cruise ships. Two of the cruise ships of Louis Cruises, namely ''Thomson Spirit'' and ''Thomson Majesty'' are under charters to Thomson Cruises of TUI AG.

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LOUIS CRUISEFrom the home Port of Piraeus (Athens), Louis Cruises sails to the Greek islands of Mykonos, Santorini, Patmos, Rhodes, Crete and the Turkish ports of Istanbul and Kusadasi. No other cruise line offers the wealth of 26 years Eastern Mediterranean expertise, making Louis Cruises the Greek island and Turkey specialist in the cruise industry, inviting its passengers for a genuine cruise experience in its very own home waters, combining the most popular itineraries with land packages in order to offer an enriching land and cruise holiday experience of the region. Louis Cruises provides the flexibility for its passengers to create their own stay & cruise vacations. Therefore embarkation for the 3 and 4 day cruises is also offered from Kusadasi in Turkey and Heraklion in Crete, and from Istanbul for our 7 day cruise.

LOUIS CRUISE Louis Cruises doesn't just sail in the Aegean and the Eastern Mediterranean but in essence invites passengers for an introduction to Greek history, culture, civilization, cuisine and 'filoxenia', the Greek word for hospitality which translates to making your guest a new friend! Always looking to enhance each guest's voyage of discovery, Louis Cruises offers several themed cruises in 2013 designed to engage all five senses. Theme cruises showcase the very best of Greece and Turkey with unique opportunities to visit uncover famous legends at ancient archaeological sites, hear music by authentic Greek bands and singers, participate in local cuisine and wine tasting, or enjoy traditional Greek dancing with original costumes, . Onboard we'll transport you to another time with an enthralling lecture series that will ignite your imagination.

LOUIS CRUISEts strategic alliances with the leading Tour Operators have significantly strengthened the position of Louis Cruises in the international cruising market. Costakis Loizou Executive Chairman of Louis Group was awarded the prestigious 'European Pioneer award' by the International Society of Hospitality Consultants for Louis Cruises' contribution in opening cruising to the wider tourism population. In 2011 Louis Cruises became member of the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). Additionally, Louis Cruises during the annual Lloyds List Greek Shipping Awards was awarded the ''2010 Passenger Line of the year''.

LOUIS CRUISEFinally, the company received for two consecutive years the notable Conde Nast Travellers' Choice Award.