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Athens, the centre of the country, one of the most modern and fast-developing cities of Europe, is an excellent base for half-day, full-day or more than a one-day stay to experience excursions to the mainland or to the neighbouring islands of the Saronic Gulf.

 

Don't miss joining at least one of the suggested tours, it is going to offer you a memorable experience.

 

TOURS & EXCURSIONS DETAILS - LOW SEASON: 01.09 - 31.03 HIGH SEASON: 01.04 - 31.03
"ATHENS SIGHTSEEING"

 

 

View the most important ancient and modern monuments of town during an orientating tour: the Panathinaiko Stadium, where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, the House of Parliament and, beneath it, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, guarded by the colorful Evzones, Hadrians Arch, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, and many more. The highlight of this tour is a guided visit of the Acropolis, with its famous Parthenon Temple, a masterpiece of ancient architecture.

Daily approx.09:00-13:00
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"ATHENS-PANORAMA BY NIGHT with Folklore Show & Dinner" (exc. Sun)


 

Life in Athens never slows down; the streets are always busy and you may even get traffic jams in the middle of the night. The Greeks love their social life, and a large part of that is dining out with friends. A drive through illuminated Athens, with the beautifully-lit Acropolis at its center, will be an unforgettable experience. Following the principal avenues and most important landmarks of the city, you will finally walk to the pre-booked tavern in Plaka, the old part of Athens surrounding the Acropolis. While tasting typical Greek dishes, with wine from the barrel, you will be entertained with live bouzouki music and a performance of traditional Greek dances. Of course, you will be invited to join in and learn a few steps.

Winter Season: Every Thursday & Saturday
Summer Season(Aprill-October): Daily approx. 20:00-23:30
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"CAPE SOUNIO"



 

A drive along the beautiful coastal road of Attica will take you to its most southern spot to yet another impressive historical site: Cape Sounion, with the Sanctuary dedicated to Poseidon, the God of the Sea. High on the cliff, majestically overlooking the Aegean Sea, stand several columns of the former Temple. One has a breathtaking view from here; on clear days, you can see several islands. After the guided visit, there will be plenty of time for memorable photos from the site.

Winter Season: Every Monday-Wednesday-Friday&Saturda
Summer Season(Aprill-October):Daily approx. 1
5:30-19:30
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"DELPHI"


 

1-DAY DELPHI (WITH LUNCH)
Only a few hours drive away lies Mount Parnassus, one of the best known ski resorts of Greece. On its slopes are the remains of Delphi, a place of worship and an important Sanctuary. According to myths, it is here where Zeus declared it to be the Navel of the world. The remains of the Apollo Temple are visible from afar. At its center used to be the seat of Pythia, the famous oracle, who used to advise many politicians and warriors. Findings from the site, amongst them the famous bronze Charioteer, are exhibited in the museum. After a guided tour of the site and a visit to the museum, there will be time for a stroll in the village. Lunch will be taken in a typical local tavern. On the way back to Athens, there will be a short stop at Arachova, a mountain village famous for its hand-woven rugs and quilts, as well as homemade pasta, a delicious red wine, and a typical cheese only produced in the area.
Daily approx. 08:00-18:30
2-DAY DELPHI A' CLASS HALF BOARD
SINGLE SUPPL.

2-DAY DELPHI TOURIST CLASS HALF BOARD
SINGLE SUPPL.

The program is similar to the One-Day tour, though at a more leisurely pace. Day two gives you free time in Delphi for your own explorations. Overnight will be in the modern town of Delphi.
Winter Season: Every Wednesday-Friday&Saturday
Summer Season(Aprill-October): Daily
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"ARGOLIS"

 

1-DAY ARGOLIS (WITH LUNCH)
From Athens, you drive along the coastal road to reach Corinth, famous for Ancient Corinth and for its Canal, which separates the Peloponnese peninsula from the Greek mainland. A short stop on top of the Old Bridge will give you the opportunity to admire the canal from above. A drive through lush green mountainous areas takes you to Epidaurus, famous for its amphitheater with unique acoustics. Having visited the site and its museum, the next stop is Nauplia, a picturesque town towered by the impressive Venetian Fortress Palamidi. A short ride through the fertile plain of the Argolis will take you to Mycenae, the former City of Gold and center of commerce. You can admire here the Lion Gate, the massive Cyclopean Walls, and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Lunch will be taken at a traditional tavern. From Mycenae you return, via the new National Road, to Athens.

April-October TUE, WED, THU & SAT 08:00-18:30
2-DAY ARGOLIS A' CLASS HALF BOARD
SINGLE SUPPL. - LS: 33 HS: 35 PER NIGHT
2-DAY ARGOLIS TOURIST CLASS HALF BOARD
SINGLE SUPPL.

The program is similar to the One-Day tour, though at a more leisurely pace. Day two gives you more free time in Nauplia for your own explorations. Overnight will be in the picturesque town of Nauplia.
Day 1: Corinth canal (stop) Mycenae (visit) Nauplia (lunch & overnight).
Day 2: Nauplia (lunch) Epidaurus (visit) return to Athens
Winter Season Season: Every Tuesday&Saturday
Summer Season(Aprill-October): TUE, WED, THU & SAT 08:00-18:30

All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"CLASSICAL TOUR"


 

4-DAY CLASSICAL TOUR A' CLASS H/B (Mon-Tue-Wed)
SINGLE SUPPL.
4-DAY CLASSICAL TOUR TOURIST CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.

Day 1: From Athens, you drive along the coastal road to reach Corinth, famous for Ancient Corinth and for its Canal, which separates the Peloponnese peninsula from the Greek mainland. A short stop on top of the Old Bridge will give you the opportunity to admire the canal from above. A drive through lush green mountainous areas takes you to Epidaurus, famous for its amphitheater with unique acoustics. Having visited the site and its museum, the next stop is Nauplia, a picturesque town towered by the impressive Venetian Fortress Palamidi. A short ride through the fertile plain of the Argolis will take you to Mycenae, the former City of Gold and center of commerce. You can admire here the Lion Gate, the massive Cyclopean Walls, and the Tomb of Agamemnon.
Dinner and Overnight in Nauplia.
Day 2: From Nauplia, the drive takes you, via the National Road, to Tripolis and Megalopolis, and over mountainous roads with unforgettable scenery to Olympia, the birthplace of the Ancient Olympic Games. A walk by the remains of the various buildings and over the stadium takes you back in time, so that you can just imagine the ancient athletes. After the site, you will visit the museum with its impressive statues and other finds.
Dinner and Overnight in Olympia.
Day 3: Today you will drive, via Rio ferry Andirio, along the Corinthian Gulf on Greek mainland to reach Delphi, nestling on the slopes of Mt. Parnassus. The archaeological site, with its famous Apollo Temple proudly overlooking the valley, reaches out on both sides of the road. It is here, in this beautiful green surrounding, where Zeus declared it to be the navel of the world. It is here where Pythia, the known oracle, influenced warriors and politicians with her prophecies.
Dinner and Overnight in Delphi.
Day 4: You will visit the site and its museum, with exhibits from the site, among them the impressive bronze Charioteer. Having completed your visits here, we drive on to Arachova, only a short drive from Delphi. Take a leisurely stroll in the village and look out for hand-woven carpets and quilts, leatherwear and other local products, such as homemade pasta, red wine and a special cheese, which is only produced in this area. Being so close to the peak and ski center of Mt Parnassus, the village is a typical winter resort, which is just as charming in summer.
From here, continue via Levadia and Thiva to Athens.
MON, TUE & SAT from April to November 08:00-18:00 (of the 4th day).
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"ISLANDS CRUISE"


 

FULL-DAY 3 ISLANDS CRUISE (AEGINA-POROS-HYDRA) With lunch and transfers
A relaxing, leisurely cruise, which gives you the opportunity to explore three of the Saronic Islands: Aegina, Poros and Hydra. You will be picked up from your hotel for the short drive to the port of Trocadero. Each of the islands you shall visit today has its own charming atmosphere:
Aegina, known for its neoclassical buildings and its busy harbor;
Poros, a green island, with many sandy beaches and its famous lemon forest; and, finally,
Hydra, the island of artists, with narrow, whitewashed streets-an island for pedestrians, as no motorized vehicles are allowed here.
There will be plenty of time for explorations at each port-of-call. Lunch will be served onboard. In the afternoon you will be transferred from the port to your hotel.

 

Daily approx. 08:00-19:30

All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"METEORA"


 

2-DAY METEORA A' CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.
2-DAY METEORA TOURIST CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.
Day 1:
Via Thiva and Levadia, we will drive toward Mount Parnassus, one of the best known ski resorts of Greece. Before we reach our destination today, we will stop at Arachova, a mountain village famous for its hand-woven rugs and quilts, as well as homemade pasta, a delicious red wine, and a typical cheese only produced in the area. A few kilometers further, on the mountain-slopes, are the remains of Delphi, a place of worship and an important Sanctuary. According to myths, it is here where Zeus declared it to be the Navel of the world. The remains of the Apollo Temple are visible from afar. At its center used to be the seat of Pythia, the famous oracle, who used to advise many politicians and warriors. Findings from the site, amongst them the famous bronze Charioteer, are exhibited in the museum. After a guided tour of the site and a visit to the museum, there will be time for a stroll in the village before we depart for Kalambaka. We will drive, via Amfissa and Lamia, to reach the Thessalia Plain, a rich agricultural area. Approaching the village, one can see from afar the impressive rocks, with the famous Meteora Monasteries on top, which seem to want to reach the sky.
Dinner and Overnight in Kalambaka.

Day 2: The morning is dedicated for a visit to the impressive Byzantine monasteries. Towards noon, we will return to Athens, via Lamia, with a short stop at the heroic monument of Leonidas at Thermopile and at the Spa town of Kammena Vourla.
Low Season: Every Wednesday
High Season: TUE, THU, & FRI from April to the end of October 08:00-18:30 (of day 2).
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"DELPHI & METEORA"


 

3-DAY DELPHI & METEORA A' CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.
3-DAY DELPHI & METEORA TOURIST CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.

Day 1: Via Thiva and Levadia, we will drive toward Mount Parnassus, one of the best known ski resorts of Greece. Before we reach todays destination, we will stop at Arachova, a mountain village famous for its hand-woven rugs and quilts, as well as homemade pasta, a delicious red wine, and a typical cheese only produced in the area. A few kilometers further, on the mountain-slopes, are the remains of Delphi, a place of worship and an important Sanctuary. According to myths, it is here where Zeus declared it to be the Navel of the world. The remains of the Apollo Temple are visible from afar. At its center used to be the seat of Pythia, the famous oracle, who used to advise many politicians and warriors. Findings from the site, amongst them the famous bronze Charioteer, are exhibited in the museum. After a guided tour of the site and a visit to the museum, there will be time for a stroll in the village.
Dinner and Overnight in Delphi.
Day 2: The morning will be at leisure for your own explorations, before we leave Delphi for Kalambaka, via Amfissa and Lamia, from where we will reach the Thessalia Plain, a rich agricultural area. Approaching the village, one can see from afar the impressive rocks, with the famous Meteora Monasteries on top, which seem to want to reach the sky.
Dinner and Overnight in Kalambaka.
Day 3: The morning is dedicated for a visit to the impressive Byzantine monasteries. Towards noon, we will return to Athens, via Lamia, with a short stop at the heroic monument of Leonidas at Thermopile and at the Spa town of Kammena Vourla.
MON,WED & THU from April to the end of October 08:00 to 18:30 (of day 3).
All prices are per person in Euros (€).
"CLASSICAL & METEORA"


 

5 - DAY CLASSICAL TOUR WITH METEORA
A' CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.
TOURIST CLASS H/B
SINGLE SUPPL.

Day 1: From Athens, you drive along the coastal road to reach Corinth, famous for Ancient Corinth and for its Canal, which separates the Peloponnese peninsula from the Greek mainland. A short stop on top of the Old Bridge will give you the opportunity to admire the canal from above. A drive through lush green mountainous areas takes you to Epidaurus, famous for its amphitheater with unique acoustics. Having visited the site and its museum, the next stop is Nauplia, a picturesque town towered by the impressive Venetian Fortress Palamidi. A short ride through the fertile plain of the Argolis will take you to Mycenae, the former City of Gold and center of commerce. You can admire here the Lion Gate, the massive Cyclopean Walls, and the Tomb of Agamemnon.
Dinner and Overnight in Nauplia.
Day 2: From Nauplia, the drive takes you, via the National Road, to Tripolis and Megalopolis over mountainous roads with unforgettable scenery to Olympia, the birthplace of the Ancient Olympic Games. A walk by the remains of the various buildings and over the stadium will take you back in time, so that you can just imagine the ancient athletes. After the site you, will visit the museum, with its impressive statues and other finds.
Dinner and Overnight in Olympia.
Day 3: Today, you will drive, via Rio ferry Andirio, along the Corinthian Gulf on the Greek mainland to reach Delphi, nestling on the slopes of Mt. Parnassus. The archaeological site, with its famous Apollo Temple proudly overlooking the valley, reaches out on both sides of the road. It is here, in this beautiful green surrounding, where Zeus declared it to be the navel of the world. It is here where Pythia, the known oracle, influenced warriors and politicians with her prophecies.
Dinner and Overnight in Delphi.
Day 4: The morning will be at leisure for your own explorations, before we leave Delphi for Kalambaka, via Amfissa and Lamia, from where we will reach the Thessalia Plain, a rich agricultural area. Approaching the village, one can see from afar the impressive rocks, with the famous Meteora Monasteries on top, which seem to want to reach the sky. Dinner and Overnight in Kalambaka. Day 5: The morning is dedicated for a visit to the impressive Byzantine monasteries. Towards noon, we will return to Athens, via Lamia, with a short stop at the heroic monument of Leonidas at Thermopile and at the Spa town of Kammena Vourla.
MON, TUE & SAT from April to November 08:00-18:30 (of the 5th day).
All prices are per person in Euros (€).

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