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7 Days / 6 Nights

Day 01. Arrival / Athens
Arrival at the Athens airport, welcome assistance and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Athens.

Day 02. City tour / Athens
The day is dedicated to exploring the city of Athens. We begin with a panoramic tour to the most important monuments and landmarks of the city including the Panathinaikon stadium, the Zappeion, the temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, Syntagma square, the Parliament, the tomb of the unknown soldier, Schliemann's house, the Academy, the University, the National Library, and the old Parliament. Next we head for our guided visit to the Acropolis, including the Propylae, the temple of Athena Nike, the Parthenon, the Erechtheion. Later, we continue with a guided visit to the Acropolis museum voted one of the best museums in the world. Afternoon at leisure to explore Plaka, the picturesque old part of the city, and why not, some shopping at Ermou street. (B)

Day 03. Delphi / Kalambaka

After our breakfast we depart northwards towards Delphi, which used to be the most sacred place in the world and a pilgrimage center for many centuries in antiquity. You will admire the Sanctuary of Apollo, walk the Sacred way, and visit the temple of Apollo, home of Pythia (the oracle). In the afternoon, and after a short break for lunch (not included), we will be crossing the mountains of central Greece to arrive in Kalambaka for dinner and overnight. (B,D)

Day 04. Meteora / Athens
This morning we will be visiting Meteora. Amazing rock formations, like towers of sandstone, stand ageless, and have provided sacred retreat for monks over the centuries. A number of monasteries are hidden on top of Meteora. The view over the plain is breathtaking. Meteora is considered among the most beautiful areas of mainland Greece and belongs to Unesco's list of world heritage monuments. After our visit, we will take the road back to Athens. On the way, we will make a short stop at Thermopylae, to admire the statue of Leonidas king of Sparta. Overnight in Athens. (B)

Day 05. Piraeus - Santorini / Santorini
In the morning we will be transferred to the port of Piraeus to catch the local ferry to Santorini. Arrival in Santorini in the afternoon and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. (B)

Day 06. At leisure / Santorini
At leisure to explore the magical island of Santorini. Discover Fira & Oia with the breathtaking views to the volcano, and enjoy one of the best sunsets in the Aegean. Explore the unique black-sanded beaches or take a boat tour to the islands of the caldera. (B)

Day 07. Departure
Morning at leisure until the time to transfer to the airport. (B)

Notes:
1.The order of excursions/visits may change depending on the departure date.
2.During winter months (November to mid-April), there are no optional boat tours available to the caldera islands in Santorini.

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2019          
Departure dates:          
  March 27th to October 25th: Daily except Thursday, and Friday and 28/03.        
                   
    First Class          
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL          
  03/27 – 04/24 CAD 1,681 CAD 2,725 CAD 1,463          
  04/25 – 05/26 CAD 1,806 CAD 2,938 CAD 1,594          
  05/27 – 07/10 CAD 1,838 CAD 3,025 CAD 1,625          
  07/11 – 08/26 CAD 1,931 CAD 3,206 CAD 1,688          
  08/27 – 09/25 CAD 1,825 CAD 2,994 CAD 1,606          
  09/26 – 10/25 CAD 1,713 CAD 2,781 CAD 1,506          
                   
    Deluxe          
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL          
  03/27 – 04/27 CAD 2,100 CAD 3,469 CAD 1,825        
  04/28 – 05/05 CAD 2,238 CAD 3,794 CAD 1,919        
  05/06 – 05/11 CAD 2,269 CAD 3,856 CAD 1,938        
  05/12 – 05/27 CAD 2,350 CAD 4,013 CAD 2,006        
  05/28 – 06/07 CAD 2,494 CAD 4,269 CAD 2,113        
  06/08 – 07/06 CAD 2,550 CAD 4,375 CAD 2,150        
  07/07 – 09/11 CAD 2,650 CAD 4,588 CAD 2,231        
  09/12 – 09/26 CAD 2,550 CAD 4,375 CAD 2,150        
  09/27 – 10/06 CAD 2,400 CAD 4,113 CAD 2,044        
  10/07 – 10/11 CAD 2,269 CAD 3,856 CAD 1,938        
  10/12 – 10/25 CAD 2,163 CAD 3,619 CAD 1,869        
                   
  *For departures within Christmas Week, New Years’ week, and Greek Orthodox Easter week,  
  please ask as itineraries may not be available or maybe altered.  
                   
  Accommodation:                
                 
  Athens  
  Hotel Titania, Hotel Polis Grand, Hotel Zafolia, Hotel Golden Age, Hotel Alexandros, Hotel Athenian Callirhoe Or Similar (FC)  
   
  Hotel NJV Athens Plaza, Hotel Radisson Blue, Hotel Royal Olympic, Hotel St. George Lycabettus, Hotel Wyndham Grand Or Similar (DLX)  
   
  Kalambaka                
  Hotel Amalia & Hotel Divani Or Similar (FC & DLX)  
   
  Santorini                
  Hotel Splendour, Hotel El Greco, Hotel Santorini Palace, Hotel Aphrodite Venus, Hotel  
  Acqua Vatos, Hotel Albatros, Hotel Rocabella, Hotel Theoxenia, Hotel Orizontes Or Similar (FC)  
   
  Hotel Majestic, Hotel Lillium, Hotel Cliff Side suites, Hotel De sol, Villa Lucas Or Similar (DLX)
   
   
Inclusions:
  • Accommodation on BB, 3 nights in Athens and 2 nights in Santorini
  • Athens city tour with Acropolis and Acropolis museum, on SIC, including English speaking guide.
  • The 2-day Delphi-Meteora tour on SIC, on half-board basis (breakfast and dinner)
  • All transfers
  • Meet & Greet service for tour briefing and orientation, by an English speaking representative
  • Ferry tickets Piraeus – Santorini with regular ferry economy class.
  • All entrance/admission fees to sites and museums
  • All taxes and our services
Exclusions:
  • Any meals other than those mentioned above
  • Any drinks during included meals
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any tips
  • Any porterage at hotels.
  • Any flights.
  • Anything else not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
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