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11 Days / 10 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 (B)
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.

Day 03 - Corinth canal, Epidaurus, Nafplion, Mycenae / Olympia (B,D)

After our breakfast we depart towards the Peloponnese. First stop will be at the impressive Corinth canal and we continue to Epidaurus with its theater, famous for its acoustics. Our day continues as we will be arriving in Nafplion for a short stop. Our next visit will be to Mycenae «rich in gold» as Homer mentions, with the Cyclopean walls, and the tomb of Agamemnon with the famous Lion’s Gate. In the afternoon, we will be crossing the mountains of the Peloponnese to arrive in Olympia for dinner and overnight.

Day 04 - Olympia / Delphi (B,D)
Built on the banks of the River Alfios, Olympia is beautiful, green, and placid. We will enjoy a tour through the remains of the Ancient Olympia Complex (home of the original Olympic Games), including the Temple of Zeus, the Palaestra, and Phidias’s Workshop. We continue to the local museum, one of the richest in Greece, with the impressive statue of Hermes of Praxitelis. In the afternoon, we will start heading north, driving around Patras, over the impressive Rio-Antirio bridge, through Nafpaktos and Itea, to Delphi for dinner and overnight.

Day 05 - Delphi / Kalambaka (B,D)
Delphi used to be the most sacred spot in the world and a pilgrimage center for many centuries in the antiquity. You will admire the Sanctuary of Apollo, walk the Sacred way, and visit the temple of Apollo, home of Pythia (the oracle). We continue to the local museum with the famous bronze statue of the Charioteer. In the afternoon we will be crossing the mountains of central Greece to arrive in Kalambaka for dinner and overnight.

Day 06 - Meteora / Athens (B)
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.

Day 07 - Piraeus - Mykonos / Mykonos (B)
In the morning we will be transferred to the port of Piraeus to catch the local ferry to Mykonos. Arrival in Mykonos and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.

Day 08 - At leisure / Mykonos (B)
At leisure to explore the famous island, a meeting point of the international "jet set". Discover its amazing beaches, and enjoy the unique night-life.

Day 09 - Mykonos - Santorini / Santorini (B)
After breakfast, transfer to the port of Mykonos in time to catch the local high-speed ferry to Santorini. Arrival in Santorini and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.

Day 10 - At leisure / Santorini (B)

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.

Day 11 - Departure (B)
Morning at leisure until the time to transfer to the airport.

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2018        
Departure dates:        
  April to October: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday.        
    Standard        
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL        
  31/03/18 - 20/05/18 CAD 2,531 CAD 3,594 CAD 2,356        
  21/05 - 10/06 CAD 2,619 CAD 3,794 CAD 2,425        
  11/06 - 25/06 CAD 2,769 CAD 4,081 CAD 2,544        
  26/06 - 07/07 CAD 2,913 CAD 4,356 CAD 2,681        
  08/07 - 16/07 CAD 3,013 CAD 4,538 CAD 2,750        
  17/07 - 20/08 CAD 3,044 CAD 4,600 CAD 2,769        
  21/08 - 02/09 CAD 2,913 CAD 4,356 CAD 2,681        
  03/09 - 10/09 CAD 2,769 CAD 4,081 CAD 2,544        
  11/09 - 23/09 CAD 2,619 CAD 3,794 CAD 2,425        
  24/09 - 22/10 CAD 2,531 CAD 3,594 CAD 2,356        
             
    First Class        
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL        
  17/03/18 - 26/03/18 CAD 2,781 CAD 4,113 CAD 2,600        
  28/03 - 22/04 CAD 3,019 CAD 4,500 CAD 2,813        
  23/04 - 15/05 CAD 3,069 CAD 4,656 CAD 2,869        
  16/05 - 02/06 CAD 3,238 CAD 3,725 CAD 3,000        
  03/06 - 15/06 CAD 3,269 CAD 5,044 CAD 3,025        
  16/06 - 22/06 CAD 3,294 CAD 5,088 CAD 3,044        
  23/06 - 03/07 CAD 3,363 CAD 5,231 CAD 3,113        
  04/07 - 14/07 CAD 3,494 CAD 5,488 CAD 3,225        
  15/07 - 21/08 CAD 3,613 CAD 5,706 CAD 3,325        
  22/08 - 11/09 CAD 3,363 CAD 5,231 CAD 3,113        
  12/09 - 25/09 CAD 3,238 CAD 4,975 CAD 3,000        
  27/09 - 22/10 CAD 3,069 CAD 4,656 CAD 2,869        
                 
    Deluxe        
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL        
  31/03/18 - 22/04/18 CAD 3,356 CAD 5,156 CAD 3,075        
  23/04 - 02/05 CAD 3,538 CAD 5,575 CAD 3,194        
  03/05 - 09/05 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,925 CAD 3,381        
  19/05 - 23/05 CAD 3,938 CAD 6,338 CAD 3,569        
  24/05 - 29/05 CAD 4,113 CAD 6,663 CAD 3,731        
  30/05 - 15/06 CAD 4,244 CAD 6,919 CAD 3,794        
  16/06 - 22/06 CAD 4,356 CAD 7,150 CAD 3,794        
  23/06 - 12/07 CAD 4,638 CAD 7,694 CAD 4,038        
  13/07 - 18/08 CAD 4,725 CAD 7,869 CAD 4,100        
  19/08 - 27/08 CAD 4,638 CAD 7,694 CAD 4,038        
  28/08 - 03/09 CAD 4,356 CAD 7,225 CAD 3,794        
  04/09 - 16/09 CAD 4,244 CAD 6,919 CAD 3,794        
  17/09 - 22/09 CAD 4,113 CAD 6,663 CAD 3,731        
  23/09 - 01/10 CAD 3,825 CAD 6,125 CAD 3,438        
  02/10 - 08/10 CAD 3,725 CAD 5,925 CAD 3,381        
  09/10 - 22/10 CAD 3,538 CAD 5,575 CAD 3,194        
                 
  *For departures within the Greek Orthodox Easter week, please ask as itineraries may not be available or maybe altered.      
                 
  Accomodations:              
                 
  Athens              
  Hotel Crystal City, Hotel Golden City, Hotel Oscar, Hotel Achilleas, Hotel Arion, Hotel Stanley, Hotel Best Western Candia Or Similar (STD)      
  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)      
                 
  Olympia              
  Hotel Antonios Or Similar (STD)      
  Hotel Arty Grand & Hotel Europa Or Similar (FC & DLX)      
                 
  Delphi              
  Hotel Hermes & Hotel Olympic Or Similar (STD)      
  Hotel Amalia & Hotel Apollonia Or Similar (FC & DLX)      
                 
  Kalambaka              
  Hotel Orfeas & Hotel Antoniadis Or Similar (STD)      
  Hotel Amalia & Hotel Divani Or Similar (FC & DLX)      
                 
  Mykonos              
  Hotel New Aelos, Hotel Vanilla, Hotel Alkistis, Hotel Elena, Hotel Domna Or Similar (STD)      
  Hotel Harmony, Hotel Elena, Hotel Kamari, Hotel Yannaki, Hotel San Antonio, Hotel Pelican Bay, Hotel Madalena Or Similar (FC)      
  Hotel Porto Mykonos, Hotel Pietra & Mare, Hotel Saint John, Hotel Mykonian Ambassador, Royal Myconian Or Similar (DLX)      
                 
  Santorini              
  Hotel Solaris, Hotel Central, Hotel Alexandra, Hotel Polydefkis, Hotel Epifanis, Hotel Albatros, Hotel Kamari beach Or Similar (STD)      
  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, 2 nights in Mykonos and 2 nights in Santorini
  • Athens city tour with Acropolis and Acropolis museum, on SIC, including English speaking guide.
  • The 4-day classical Greece tour with Meteora 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 - Mykonos (regular ferry) and Mykonos - Santorini (high-speed 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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