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Greece History designer trip

  • Off the beaten track
Travel back thousands of years to a time of great architects, philosophers, and mythical gods captured in mega temples and monuments. If the thought of Olympian warriors, ageless monasteries and UNESCO World Heritage sites makes your spine tingle, it's time to pack your gear. Unearth all the 'hidden gems' Greece has to offer with the help an expert guide and on the ground suppo...

Travel back thousands of years to a time of great architects,philosophers, and mythical gods captured in mega temples and monuments. If the thought of Olympian warriors, ageless monasteries and UNESCO World Heritage sites makes your spine tingle, it's time to pack your gear. Unearth all the 'hidden gems' Greece has to offer with the help an expert guide and on the ground support provided by a knowledgable localagency. Get off the beaten path and travel like nobody else!

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Arts and crafts
    Arts and crafts
  • Countryside
    Countryside
  • City
    City
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing
  • Beach
    Beach

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Athens

Welcome to Europe's historic capital!

• Arrive at Athens Airport, meet with our representative and transfer to your hotel 
•Depending on the time of your arrival begin by either enjoying the amenities of your hotel, or go out for a first glimpse of the city
Accommodation in Athens based on seasonality

Visited:
Athens

Day 2: Athens Discovery: The Acropolis + Temple of Poseidon

• Begin your morning with a delicious breakfast at your hotel and meet with our expert guide for an in-depth tour of the most significant, culturally rich sites in Athens
• Indulge in Mediterranean cuisine at a local restaurant for lunch
• Enjoy a scenic coastal drive on the way to visit the Temple of Poseidon while passing by endless stretches of golden sand beaches  
• Admire the sunset from the rock promontory of Sounion before returning to the hotel
Accommodation in Athens based on seasonality

Visited:
Athens

Day 3: Corinth Canal, Epidaurus, Nafplion, Mycenae & Olympia

Time for a good ol' fashion road trip!

• Grab breakfast at the hotel while waiting for the rental car to arrive at reception around 10:00am. 
• Along the drive through the Angolan land take in ancient villagesUNESCO World Heritage sites and tombs
• Depart for Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic games and visit impressive Tripolis and Megalopolis on the way

Accommodation in Olympia based on seasonality

Visited:
AthensCorinth, Epidaurus, NafplionMycenae, Olympia

Day 4: Olympia- Delphi

• After breakfast journey through the Alpheios River Valley and discover the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archeological Museum
• Drive down through the plains of Eliad and Achaia. Cross the Corinthean Bay from Rion to Atirion
• Pass by picturesque towns of Nafpactos and Itea before finishing the day in Delphi

Accommodation in Delphi based on seasonality

Visited:
OlympiaDelphi

Day 5: Delphi - Kalambaka

The giant rocks of Meteora...

•Nosh on a delicious breakfast and hit the road
•Arrive at the foot of  Mount Parnassos and explore the Sanctuary of Delphi, a UNESCO World Heritage site, once believed to be the center of the world
• Depart for Kalambaka, a small town situated in the astonishing complex of Meteora

Accommodation in Kalambaka based on seasonality

Visited:
Delphi, Kalambaka

Day 6: Meteora - Athens

• Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before setting off
• Encounter the breathtaking site of Meteora and its ageless monasteries “balanced” atop giant stone formations
• Pass by TrikalaLamia, and view the Leonida’s Monument in Thermopylae
• Arrive in Athens early in the evening and return the car at the hotel

Accommodation in Athens based on seasonality

Visited:
MeteoraAthens

Day 7: Departure

Farewell... 

• Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a leisurely rest of your day
•Transfer to Athens Airport for departure
• We hope you’ve had an enjoyable time indulging in the rich history of Greece! 

Visited:
Athens

Athens Corinth Epidaurus Nafplion Mycenae Olympia Delphi Kalambaka Meteora

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

For 2 Adults
Season Price Per Adult
Prices Starting From
April 2020 to May 2020 £670
June 2020 to June 2020 £670
June 2020 to July 2020 £690
July 2020 to August 2020 £700
August 2020 to September 2020 £670
October 2020 to October 2020 £660
November 2020 to March 2021 £680

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Airport transfers
  • Car rental
  • Activities according to customized trip
  • 24/7 local agency support

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals an beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa fees

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