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10 Days / 9 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 / Athens (B)
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 take the road back to Athens.

Day 06 - 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 07 - 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 08 - 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 09 - 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 10 - Departure (B)
Morning at leisure until the time to transfer to the airport for a short domestic flight, connecting with your international return flight home.

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2017        
Departure dates:        
April to October: Daily except Tuesday and Wednesday        
Standard        
For Period DBL SGL TRP        
31 Mar - 22 May $1,605 $2,280 $1,480        
23 May - 31 May $1,655 $2,390 $1,525        
01 Jun - 11 Jun $1,705 $2,455 $1,550        
12 Jun - 26 Jun $1,810 $2,660 $1,660        
27 Jun - 08 Jul $1,845 $2,725 $1,675        
09 Jul - 25 Aug $1,985 $2,995 $1,810        
26 Aug - 04 Sep $1,845 $2,725 $1,675        
05 Sep - 12 Sep $1,810 $2,660 $1,660        
13 Sep - 17 Sep $1,705 $2,455 $1,550        
18 Sep - 26 Sep $1,655 $2,390 $1,525        
27 Sep - 24 Oct $1,590 $2,265 $1,460        
       
First Class        
For Period DBL SGL TRP        
31 Mar - 08 May $1,915 $2,825 $1,765        
09 May - 25 May $1,955 $2,905 $1,795        
26 May - 09 Jun $2,020 $3,025 $1,850        
10 Jun - 23 Jun $2,060 $3,080 $1,890        
24 Jun - 15 Jul $2,145 $3,230 $1,970        
16 Jul - 24 Jul $2,310 $3,530 $2,115        
25 Jul - 20 Aug $2,340 $3,585 $2,125        
21 Aug - 08 Sep $2,145 $3,230 $1,970        
09 Sep - 23 Sep $2,020 $3,025 $1,850        
24 Sep - 23 Oct $1,955 $2,905 $1,795        
       
Deluxe Class        
For Period DBL SGL TRP        
31 Mar - 22 Apr $2,285 $3,550 $2,050        
23 Apr - 30 Apr $2,310 $3,655 $2,065        
01 May - 08 May $2,355 $3,740 $2,095        
09 May - 19 May $2,475 $3,985 $2,205        
20 May - 29 May $2,615 $4,225 $2,310        
30 May - 16 Jun $2,765 $4,515 $2,435        
17 Jun - 24 Jun $2,830 $4,640 $2,485        
25 Jun - 14 Jul $3,070 $5,100 $2,685        
15 Jul - 21 Aug $3,120 $5,205 $2,730        
22 Aug - 04 Sep $2,910 $4,800 $2,540        
05 Sep - 14 Sep $2,830 $4,640 $2,485        
15 Sep - 20 Sep $2,765 $4,515 $2,435        
21 Sep - 25 Sep $2,615 $4,225 $2,310        
26 Sep - 03 Oct $2,475 $3,985 $2,205        
04 Oct - 23 Oct $2,355 $3,740 $2,095        
     
Hotels:        
       
Athens        
Hotel Crystal City, Hotel Oscar, Hotel Best Western Museum, Hotel Best Western Pythagorion, Hotel Best Western Candia or similar (S)
Hotel Titania Hotel Parthenon Hotel Zafolia Hotel Golden Age Hotel Alexandros(F)
Hotel NJV Athens Plaza, Hotel Divani Caravel, Hotel Metropolitan, Hotel St. George Lycabettus, Hotel Wyndham Grand (D)
                 
  Olympia              
  Hotel Antonios or Similar (S)
  Hotel Arty Grand, Hotel Europa or similar(F, D)
                 
  Delphi              
  Hotel Hermes, Hotel Olympic or Similar(S)
  Hotel Amalia or Hotel Apollonia(F, D)
                 
  Mykonos              
  Hotel New Aelos, Hotel Vanilla, Hotel Alkistis (S)
  Hotel Harmony, Hotel Giannoulaki, Hotel Aeolos, Hotel Elena, Hotel Kamari, Hotel Yannaki, Hotel Rhenia, Hotel Pelican Bay (F)
  Hotel Porto Mykonos, Hotel Andronikos, Hotel Petasos beach, Hotel Mykonian Ambassador (D)
                 
  Santorini              
  Hotel Costa Marina, Hotel Pelican, Hotel Alexandra, Hotel Polidefkis, Hotel 28, Hotel Albatros (S)
  Hotel Dana Villas, Hotel Splendour, Hotel El Greco, Hotel Santorini Palace, Hotel Aphrodite Venus, Hotel Acqua Vatos, Hotel Daedalus(F)
  Hotel Majestic, Hotel Lillium, Hotel Cliff Side suites, Hotel Tamarix del mar (D)
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 3-day classical Greece 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 - 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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