Classical tour + Athens 8 days / 7 nights

Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival
Arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel .
Day 2: Athens sightseeing
After breakfast- Departure for temple of Olympian Zeus (visit). Proceed to Panathinaiko
Stadium cradle of the first Olympic Games took place in 1896 (short stop). Pass by the Prime's Ministers residence, Ex Royal Palace, (guarded by colourful Evzones) Zappion (Conference and Exhibition Hall), National Garden, Hadrian's Arc, St. Paul's Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann's House (Nomismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Academy , University, National Library, Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church, Acropolis, visit Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion and Museum of the Acropolis . F ree afternoon to visit Plaka, the hill of Lycabetus and the National Gardens . Overnight in the hotel .

Day 3: Mycenae/Epidaurus/Nafplio
Departure after breakfast; we are passing by Olympic Stadium to see the Athens 2004 Olympics main venue. We continue for the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive to Epidaurus and visit the Ancient theatre, world famous for its outstanding acoustics. Proceed to Nafplion (short stop) and through the plain of Argos arrive to Mycenae . Visit the archaeological site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. In the afternoon (optional stop for souvenirs) depart for Olympia , the birth place of the Olympic Games, through the cities of Tripolis and Megalopolis (short stop).
Overnight stay in Olympia .

Day 4: Olympia
Visit the archaeological site with the Temple of Zeus , the Temple of Hera , the altar of the Olympic flame, the Stadium and the archaeological Museum. Depart via Patras (short stop) to Rion, cross the Corinthian bay by the new bridge to Antirion . Pass by the city of Nafpaktos and from there on, along the coastal road to Delphi , known in ancient times as the navel of the world. In the afternoon visit the picturesque mountain village of Arachova . Overnight in Delphi .

Day 5: Delphi
Visit the archaeological site and the Museum of Delphi . In the afternoon return to Athens .

Day 6: Cape Sounion
Free morning. About15H30 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 evening. Overnight in Athens

Day 7: Free day in Athens
The entire day is free to discover Athens the oldest capital in Europe . Breakfast in the hotel.
Day 8: Departure
Having finished your breakfast in the hotel , transfer to the airport for your departure flight.

Package price per person in double room in Euros.   CODE 6P

Hotel category A ****

          790,00 Euros

Hotel category B ***

         665,00 Euros


Package includes:

  • 5 nights hotel accommodation in Athens (hotel class of your choice). 
  • Half day Athens sightseeing tour.
  • 3-day classical tour on half board basis (hotel class of your choice). 
  • Half day excursion to Cape Sounion .
  • Entrance fees in the archaeological sites and museums.
  • All transfers as mentioned.
  • Daily breakfast.
  • Local taxes.
  • The assistance and supervision from our agency.

For any other Hotel class please contact us.

 
 

 
 
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