Pearls of Greece
7 Days: Athens, Delphi, Kalambaka, Meteora, Santorini
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)
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.
|November to March: Every Monday and Tuesday. Tour will not be operated on 24/12 and 25/12. Additional departure|
|April to October: Daily except Thursday, and Friday. Tour will not be operated on 01/04, 02/04, 05/04, 15/04.|
|Dates||DBL Occ||SGL Occ|
|Apr 03 - Apr 09||CAD 1,810||CAD 2,885|
|Apr 10 - Apr 16||CAD 1,810||CAD 2,885|
|Apr 17 - Apr 23||CAD 1,810||CAD 2,885|
|Apr 24 - Apr 30||CAD 1,830||CAD 2,825|
|May 01 - May 07||CAD 1,900||CAD 3,050|
|May 08 - May 14||CAD 1,965||CAD 3,180|
|May 15 - May 21||CAD 2,020||CAD 3,290|
|May 22 - May 28||CAD 2,020||CAD 3,290|
|May 29 - Jun 04||CAD 2,020||CAD 3,290|
|Jun 05 - Jun 11||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jun 12 - Jun 18||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jun 19 - Jun 25||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jun 26 - Jul 02||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jul 03 - Jul 09||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jul 10 - Jul 16||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jul 17 - Jul 23||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jul 24 - Jul 30||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Jul 31 - Aug 06||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Aug 07 - Aug 13||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Aug 14 - Aug 20||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Aug 21 - Aug 27||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Aug 28 - Aug 03||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Sep 04 - Sep 10||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Sep 11 - Sep 17||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Sep 18 - Sep 24||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Sep 25 - Oct 01||CAD 2,100||CAD 3,475|
|Oct 02 - Oct 08||CAD 2,020||CAD 3,290|
|Oct 09 - Oct 15||CAD 1,900||CAD 3,050|
|Oct 16 - Oct 22||CAD 1,830||CAD 2,925|
|Oct 23 - Oct 29||CAD 1,810||CAD 2,885|
|Polis Grand, Golden Age, Zafolia, Titania, Stanley, Athenian Callirhoe or Similar|
|Hotel Amalia & Hotel Divani Or Similar|
|Hotel Splendour, Hotel El Greco, Hotel Santorini Palace, Hotel Aphrodite Venus, Hotel|
|Acqua Vatos, Hotel Albatros, Hotel Rocabella, Hotel Theoxenia, Hotel Orizontes Or Similar|
- 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
- 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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