2 nights Athens, 3 nights Naxos, 3 nights Santorini and 3 nights Crete
APRIL – OCTOBER
DAY 1: ATHENS
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Balance of day at leisure.
DAY 2: ATHENS GUIDED CITY TOUR
Morning sightseeing tour of Athens. The striking contrast between breathtaking monuments of a glorious past and modern elegant structures is what you will enjoy during your tour of Athens. Visit the Acropolis,the crowning beauty and glory of Ancient Athens, with its many monuments atop its rocky base, including the awesome Parthenon, the Propylea, the temple of Athena Nike and the Erechtheion, with its Porch of Maidens. Drive to the Roman Temple of Olympic Zeus, the Panathinaikon Stadium(site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896), the Tomb of the unknown Soldier in front of the Parliament House on Constitution Square. See views of government buildings and elegant structures of the 19th century. Drive along Panepistimiou Avenue and view the Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, University, National Library. In contrast, conclude your tour with a visit to the new Acropolis museum (closed on Monday’s), a marvel of architecture with a full exhibition of the glory of Ancient Athens. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 3: ATHENS / NAXOS
Morning transfer to the port to board the ferry to Naxos. Upon your arrival on the island, transfer to your hotel.
DAY 4 & 5: NAXOS
Days at your leisure to explore the island with its sandy beaches, picturesque villages and the attractive Cycladic architectute.
DAY 6: NAXOS / SANTORINI
At the indicated time you will be transferred to the port for your ferry to Santorini. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel.
DAY 7 & 8: SANTORINI
Days at leisure to enjoy the sun, the unforgettable view and the most romantic sunset in the world.
DAY 9: SANTORINI/CRETE
At the indicated time, you will be transferred to the port for your ferry to Crete. Upon your arrival on the island, transfer to your hotel.
DAY 10 & 11: CRETE
Days at leisure to explore this beautiful island, the largest of the Greek islands. Heraklio, Agios Nikolaos, Chania, Elounda, Rethymno and the Gorge of Samaria are only few of Crete’s attractions. Archaeological treasures, magnificent ruins and museums, glorious beaches and fabulous restaurants make Crete a complete vacation spot.
DAY 12: CRETE/ATHENS
At the indicated time you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Athens.
- 2 nights hotel accommodation in Athens
- 3 nights hotel accommodation in Naxos
- 3 nights hotel accommodation in Santorini
- 3 nights hotel accommodation in Crete (Heraklion)
- Ferry tickets Athens – Naxos – Santorini – Crete
- Air tickets Crete – Athens
- Half day Athens sightseeing tour
- All transfers as mentioned
- Entrance fees to sites and museums
- 24 hour assistance phone number
- Daily breakfast
- All taxes
- Travel insurance
- International flights
- Personal expenses