Jewels of Greece
5 Days: Athens, Delphi, Kalambaka, Meteora
Enjoy a panoramic tour of the monuments and landmarks of Athens as well as a guided tour of the Acropolis. After leaving Athens, travel north to Delphi to visit the temple of Apollo and walk the Sacred way. Next, we journey to Meteora, one of the most beautiful areas of mainland Greece with breathtaking views of the plains.
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. Delphi / Kalambaka (B,D)
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.
Day 04. 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 05. Departure (B)
Breakfast and at the appropriate time, transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
1. The order of visits may differ depending on the day of arrival.
|November to March: Every Monday and Tuesday and Dec 12, Dec 22, Dec 28, Dec 29, Mar 21, Mar 22. Tour will not be|
|operated on Dec 23, Dec 24, Dec 30, Dec 31, Mar 23, Mar 24.|
|April to October: Daily except Thursday, and Friday.|
|Dates||DBL Occ||SGL Occ|
|Jan 02 - Jan 06||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 03 - Jan 07||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 09 - Jan 13||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 10 - Jan 14||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 16 - Jan 20||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 17 - Jan 21||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 23 - Jan 27||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 24 - Jan 28||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 30 - Feb 03||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Jan 31 - Feb 04||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 06 - Feb 10||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 07 - Feb 11||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 13 - Feb 17||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 14 - Feb 18||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 20 - Feb 24||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 21 - Feb 25||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 27 - Mar 03||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Feb 28 - Mar 04||CAD 1,110||CAD 1,760|
|Mar 06 - Mar 10||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 07 - Mar 11||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 13 - Mar 17||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 14 - Mar 18||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 20 - Mar 24||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 21 - Mar 25||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 27 - Mar 31||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Mar 28 - Apr 01||CAD 1,140||CAD 1,815|
|Apr 05 - Apr 09||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Apr 12 - Apr 16||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Apr 19 - Apr 23||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Apr 26 - Apr 30||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|May 03 - May 07||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|May 10 - May 14||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|May 17 - May 21||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|May 24 - May 28||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|May 31 - Jun 04||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jun 07 - Jun 11||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jun 14 - Jun 18||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jun 21 - Jun 25||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jun 28 - Jul 02||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jul 05 - Jul 09||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jul 12 - Jul 16||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Jul 19 - Jul 23||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Jul 26 - Jul 30||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Aug 02 - Aug 06||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Aug 09 - Aug 13||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Aug 16 - Aug 20||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Aug 23 - Aug 27||CAD 1,295||CAD 2,050|
|Aug 30 - Sep 03||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Sep 06 - Sep 10||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Sep 13 - Sep 17||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Sep 20 - Sep 24||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Sep 27 - Oct 01||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Oct 04 - Oct 08||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Oct 11 - Oct 15||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Oct 18 - Oct 22||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Oct 25 - Oct 29||CAD 1,350||CAD 2,165|
|Polis Grand, Golden Age, Zafolia, Titania, Stanley, Athenian Callirhoe or Similar|
|Hotel Amalia & Hotel Divani Or Similar|
- Accommodation on BB, 3 nights in Athens
- 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
- All entrance/admission fees to sites and museums
- All taxes and our services
- Any meals other than those mentioned above
- Any drinks during included meals
- Any personal expenses
- Any tips
- Any porterage at hotels.
- Anything else not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
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