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Best of Greece
Private tour
2 travelers
10 days
5 cities
3nights
Athens, Greece
The oldest European capital is an absolute must to include in your Greek itinerary. Athens has been populated for over 4000 years and is known for being the birthplace of democracy and its passion for theatrical plays. You will be spoilt for choice when it comes to theatres in the city as Athens boasts the largest number of them in the world. Start or end your trip on a high note by visiting the impressive Acropolis landmark....
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  • Day By Day

    Day 1: Arrival 
    Upon arrival to Athens, you have a  transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is at your own leisure. 

    Day 2: City Tour 
    Following breakfast in the hotel, meet your guide and driver to make your way to Kerameikos, the biggest and most important necropolis in Athens.

    The walls of Athens, which were constructed in the 5th century B.C. by Themistokles, divided the area into two sections: The Inner Kerameikos which was the potter's quarter of the city and τhe Outer Kerameikos of an important cemetery and numerous funerary sculptures erected along the road out of the city towards Eleusis. 

    After, you will make your way to The Temple of Olympian Zeus & Hadrian's Arch (short visit). This colossal ruined temple was dedicated to Zeus, king of the Olympian gods. 
    Your next stop is the Panathenaic Stadium, also known as the Kallimarmaro (meaning the "beautifully marbled"), is an athletic stadium in Athens that hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. Continue on to the highest hill of Athens Lycabettus, which appears in various legends. 

    Witness the Royal Palace and today's Parliament, with the elite unit known as the Evzones in their picturesque uniforms guarding the Memorial of the Unknown Soldier. 
    Drive along Panepistimiou Avenue to get a glimpse of the beauty of the most famous Athenian Neo­Classical buildings before arriving to our next destination the Ancient Agora. 

    After the tour, you are transferred back to your hotel.

    Day 3: Tour of Acropolis 
    Following breakfast in the hotel, meet your guide and start a 4­-hour tour with your private guide. 

    Walk through Dionisiou Areopagitou street one of the most impressive streets of Athens, offering an extraordinary view of the southern slope of the Acropolis, where some of the most significant monuments stand. You will enter the archeological area of the Acropolis on the southern slope to avoid the crowds and just to your right is the most ancient theatre of the world, the Theatre of
    Dionysus. 

    Your next stop is the Odeion of Herodes Atticus and before reaching Acropolis top point, you pass through Beule Gate, part of the Roman fortifications of the Acropolis. See the Temple Of the Athena Victory also known as Temple of Athena Nike, a small, elegant, Ionian, amphiprostyle temple, built by the architect Callicrates in 426­421 B.C. in commemoration of the victory of the Greeks against the Persians.

    Reach The Propylaea one of the masterpieces of classical architecture. Left of the Parthenon lies the Temple of Erechtheion built from 420­406BC at the holiest site of the Acropolis, where goddess Athena planted the olive tree, her sacred symbol.
    Climbing down the Acropolis hill you will reach the New Acropolis museum one of the most important contemporary works of architecture in Athens. The last level (The Parthenon room) has the dimensions and the direction of the Parthenon and it is been rotated by 23 degrees in relation to the rest of the building so that the visitor would have an immediate view of the monument.

    Day 4: Departure 
    Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and depart from Athens.

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    Electra Hotel Athens
    4-star hotel
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    4 days / 3 nights
    Why we chose this hotel
    You will be staying in a hand-picked downtown hotel. We carefully insp...
    Included Experiences
    • Full Day Guided City Tour
    • Half Day Private Acropolis Tour
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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29 Jul
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Connection | Athens - Olympia
Private Transfer and Mycenae & Epidaurus Tour
Your first stop awaits you in the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon sung by Homer in his epics - the spectacular archaeological site of Mycenae. It is the home to numerous legendary landmarks, including the Cyclopean Walls, the Lion's Gate, the Royal Tombs, and the Treasury of Atreus. You continue on to a spiritual place of Epidaurus that used to be the most celebrated healing center of Ancient Greece. Today it is most famous for its ancient theater - one of the best preserved and perhaps one of the most beautiful Greek theaters that is still used due to its amazing acoustics. After the tour you arrive in the birthplace of the world-renowned Olympic Games - the ancient village of Olympia.
Athens hotel
Athens, Greece
10 hours
Olympia hotel
Olympia, Greece
1night
Olympia, Greece
When you think of Greece, there is a slight chance you think of the Olympic games too. They were founded in a picturesque corner of the country - Olympia, in the 8th century B.C. So today, we invite you to visit the archeological site and witness the ruins of temples and iconic sculptures like Nike of Paionios....
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    Day 4: Arrival
    Upon arrival to the hotel you have a check-in and the rest of the day free.
     

    Day 5: Tour of Olympia and Departure
    Following breakfast, you check out from your hotel and prepare for a guided tour of Olympia.

    Together with a local guide you explore the stadium where the first Olympic Games were held and learn how this place evolved at different times.

    After the tour you continue the trip to Delphi.

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    Europa Hotel, Olympia
    4-star hotel
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    2 days / 1 night
    Why we chose this hotel
    You will be staying in a hand-picked downtown hotel. We carefully insp...
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Guided City Tour
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30 Jul
Car
Connection | Olympia - Delphi
Private Transfer Sedan
Olympia hotel
Olympia, Greece
3 hours
Delphi hotel
Delphi, Greece
1night
Delphi, Greece
Delphi is a modern town that is also a hub for archeological treasures of Greece, so once you are there make sure to see them all! Start your exploration with Delphi Archeological Museum and discover all the sculptures and statues from the ancient Roman times, then visit the remains of Apollo temple as well as the 4th century B.C. temple of Athena Pronaia (as seen in pictures)....
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    Day 5: Arrival in Delphi
    Upon arrival in Delphi, you are taken to the hotel for check in and the rest of the day at leisure.

    Day 6: Tour of Delphi and Departure
    Following breakfast in the hotel, meet your private local guide who takes you through the Museum and Archeological Site. 

    The archaeological site of Delphi includes two mosques, one dedicated to Apollo and one to Athena. Today you explore the rich collections exhibit in the museum which is comprised primarily of architectural sculpture, statues and minor objects donated to the sanctuary. 

    On the territory of the site along with remains of temples, you see the gymnasium, a sports training area, and a training center, with the palaestra and the bath complex. Pass by Castalia, the sacred fountain of Delphi and central and most important point of the site the sanctuary of Apollo.

    After the tour continue the trip to Meteora.

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  • Included in your trip
    Amalia Hotel Delphi
    4-star hotel
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    2 days / 1 night
    Why we chose this hotel
    You will be staying in a hand-picked downtown hotel. We carefully insp...
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    • Half Day Guided City Tour
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31 Jul
Car
Connection | Delphi - Kalambaka (Meteora)
Private Transfer Sedan
Delphi hotel
Delphi, Greece
3 hours
Kalambaka (Meteora) hotel
Kalambaka, Greece
2nights
Kalambaka, Greece
Kalambaka is a breathtaking town in the center of Greece that enchants with its extraordinary history. Having been destroyed by the Romans, it became a significant hub of Greek culture. When the town had been occupied by the Turks, it got its sounding catchy name meaning "a mighty fortress". Now Kalambaka boasts a number of highlights like the Holy Trinity Monastery or the fabulous Natural History Museum of Meteora as well as the Mushroom Museum. Magnificent Kalambaka will also enthrall you with its picturesque landscape, thus, take the chance to watch the sun setting behind the ancient rocks. ...
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    Day 6: Arrival
    Upon arrival you have a check-in at the hotel and the rest of the day is at your own leisure. 
     

    Day 7: Tour to Monasteries 
    Following breakfast in the hotel, meet your private guide and driver to explore the amazing Meteora Monastery complex - one of the most spectacular places in Greece. 6 beautiful monasteries nestled high on the cliffs represent a perfect combination of history, architecture and man's everlasting desire to connect with God. 

    After the tour, you are taken back to to the hotel and have the rest of the day at leisure.
     

    Day 8: Departure
    Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and continue the trip.

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    Hotel Meteora
    4-star hotel
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    3 days / 2 nights
    Why we chose this hotel
    You will be staying in a hand-picked downtown hotel. We carefully insp...
    Included Experiences
    • Full Day Private Tour to Meteora Monastery
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02 Aug
Car
Connection | Kalambaka - Thessaloniki
Private Transfer Sedan
Kalambaka (Meteora) hotel
Kalambaka, Greece
3 hours
Thessaloniki hotel
Thessaloniki, Greece
2nights
Thessaloniki, Greece
Are you visiting this beautiful Greek Port? You will be in awe of its cultural heritage coming from Byzantine, Ottoman, and Roman history eras. Spend a couple of days exploring local attractions like the White Tower, former prison and fortress - nowadays a museum, or the picturesque Hagia Sophia Church - orthodox gem decorated with mosaics and impressive paintings. Don't forget to spend some time exploring the ruins of the Roman forum called Agora too!...
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    Day 8: Arrival 
    Upon arrival you are taken to the hotel for check-in and have the rest of the day is at your own leisure.


    Day 9: City Tour 
    Following breakfast in your hotel, meet your private guide and start a 3-hour walking city tour to discover the most important sites of the city. 

    Together you see a Roman forum (Agora), monumental constructions with a unique character such as the Rotunda, an arch immortalizing military triumphs, palace ruins, medieval towers, modest Byzantine churches hiding rare treasures, and streets, legendary squares, points and corners associated with major historical events.

    After the tour you return to the hotel and have the rest of the day is are your own leisure.

    Day 10: Departure
    This is the last day of your trip in Greece!
    Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and meet your driver for  the departure transfer.

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  • Included in your trip
    Anatolia Hotel
    4-star hotel
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    3 days / 2 nights
    Why we chose this hotel
    You will be staying in a hand-picked downtown hotel. We carefully insp...
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Guided City Tour
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    Included Transfers
    • Departure Private Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable downtown hotels;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included:international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Note:
1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.
2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

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