Week in Athens 8 days/ 7 nights

Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival
Arrival, reception and transfer in the hotel . Overnight in the hotel .

Day 2: Athens sightseeing
After breakfast- Panoramic Athens sightseeing tour includes visit to constitution square, The Parliament and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, The Presidential Palace, The Olympic Stadium, and The Academy. Visit to Acropolis and its museum.
Free afternoon to visit Plaka, the hill of Lycabetus and the National Gardens .

Day 3: Delphi /One day
Depart from our terminal; we are passing by OLYMPIC STADIUM to see the Athens 2004 Olympics main venue. We continue through Thebes , Levadia (short stop) and Arachova for Delphi , known in ancient times as the navel of the world. Pass by Castalia Spring, visit at the archaeological site the Temple of Apollo famous for its oracle and the museum of Delphi , with its spectacular finds, including the bronze Charioteer, the Naxian Sphinx and the Statue of Antinoos. After lunch return to Athens via the picturesque mountain village of Arachova , built on the south slopes of mount Parnassus , well known for its attractive hand-woven carpets, rugs and quilts, as well as for its wine and cheese (short stop). Overnight in the Hotel .

Day 4: Cape Sounion
Morning at leisure. Lunch and departure for a wonderful drive along the scenic coastal road which affords a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf, passing through some of Athens most beautiful suburbs (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza) to Cape Sounion where you will visit the 5th century B.C. Temple of Poseidon with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world (on a clear day you can see at least seven islands).The precipice is a sheer 197 foot drop to the sea. Return in the hotel in the afternoon. Overnight in the hotel .

Day 5: Argolis / One Day
After a short stop at the Corinth Canal d rive to Mycenae and visit the archaeological site and the tomb of Agamemnon (optional stop for souvenirs). After lunch through Argos proceed to Nafplion the first capital of modern Greece with its Venetian fortress of Palamidi and the fortified islet of Bourtzi >(short stop). Continue to Epidaurus and visit the ancient theatre , world famous for its outstanding acoustics. Finally, drive along the coastal road of Saronic Gulf to Athens . Over night in the hotel in Athens .

Day 6: Athens
Free day in Athens on B/B basis.

Day 7: One day cruise
Departure by bus to Piraeus. Sail for the island of Aegina (optional visit to the famous Temple of Athena Aphaia ).Cruise through the straits to Poros (visit). Lunch on board and then on to Hydra (time at leisure for shopping or swimming).Sail back to Trocadero Harbour and transfer by bus to Athens . Overnight in the Hotel .

Day 8: Departure
Having finished your breakfast in your hotel , you will be transferred to the airport for your departure flight.

Price per person in double room   in Euros.       Code 2P

Hotel category A **** (Stanley or similar)

             825,00 Euros

Hotel category B*** (Jason Inn or similar)

             740,00 Euros

Package includes:

  • 7 nights hotel accommodation in Athens (hotel class of your choice). 
  • Half day Athens sightseeing tour.
  • Full day excursion to Delphi with lunch.
  • Full day excursion to Argolis with lunch.
  • Half day excursion to Cape Sounion .
  • One day cruise in Saronic Gulf (lunch included).
  • Entrance fees in the archaeological sites and museums.
  • All transfers as mentioned.
  • Daily breakfast.
  • All taxes.
  • The assistance and supervision from our agency.

For any other Hotel class please contact us.

 
 

 
 
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