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7 Days / 6 Nights

Day 01. Arrival / Athens
Arrival at the Athens airport, welcome assistance and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Athens.

Day 02. City tour / Athens
The day is dedicated to exploring the city of Athens. We begin with a panoramic tour to the most important monuments and landmarks of the city including the Panathinaikon stadium, the Zappeion, the temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, Syntagma square, the Parliament, the tomb of the unknown soldier, Schliemann's house, the Academy, the University, the National Library, and the old Parliament. Next we head for our guided visit to the Acropolis, including the Propylae, the temple of Athena Nike, the Parthenon, the Erechtheion. Later, we continue with a guided visit to the Acropolis museum voted one of the best museums in the world. Afternoon at leisure to explore Plaka, the picturesque old part of the city, and why not, some shopping at Ermou street. (B)

Day 03. Delphi / Kalambaka

After our breakfast we depart northwards towards Delphi, which used to be the most sacred place in the world and a pilgrimage center for many centuries in antiquity. You will admire the Sanctuary of Apollo, walk the Sacred way, and visit the temple of Apollo, home of Pythia (the oracle). In the afternoon, and after a short break for lunch (not included), we will be crossing the mountains of central Greece to arrive in Kalambaka for dinner and overnight. (B,D)

Day 04. Meteora / Athens
This morning we will be visiting Meteora. Amazing rock formations, like towers of sandstone, stand ageless, and have provided sacred retreat for monks over the centuries. A number of monasteries are hidden on top of Meteora. The view over the plain is breathtaking. Meteora is considered among the most beautiful areas of mainland Greece and belongs to Unesco's list of world heritage monuments. After our visit, we will take the road back to Athens. On the way, we will make a short stop at Thermopylae, to admire the statue of Leonidas king of Sparta. Overnight in Athens. (B)

Day 05. Piraeus - Santorini / Santorini
In the morning we will be transferred to the port of Piraeus to catch the local ferry to Santorini. Arrival in Santorini in the afternoon and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. (B)

Day 06. At leisure / Santorini
At leisure to explore the magical island of Santorini. Discover Fira & Oia with the breathtaking views to the volcano, and enjoy one of the best sunsets in the Aegean. Explore the unique black-sanded beaches or take a boat tour to the islands of the caldera. (B)

Day 07. Departure
Morning at leisure until the time to transfer to the airport. (B)

Notes:
1.The order of excursions/visits may change depending on the departure date.
2.During winter months (November to mid-April), there are no optional boat tours available to the caldera islands in Santorini.

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2017-18          
Departure dates:          
  November to March:                
  Every Monday and Tuesday.            
               
  April to October:            
  Daily except Thursday, and Friday (excluding 26/10, 30/10,31/10)        
    Standard          
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL          
  11/01/17 - 02/27/2018 $955 $1,485 $860          
  02/28 - 03/27 $970 $1,510 $875          
  03/28 - 05/22 $1,090 $1,710 $965          
  05/23 - 06/25 $1,120 $1,755 $985          
  06/26 - 07/17 $1,165 $1,840 $1,025          
  07/18 - 08/26 $1,195 $1,905 $1,045          
  08/27 - 09/10 $1,145 $1,805 $1,010          
  09/11 - 09/25 $1,120 $1,755 $985          
  09/26 - 10/16 $1,090 $1,705 $965          
                   
    First Class          
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL          
  11/01/17 - 03/28/2018 $1,215 $1,960 $1,085          
  03/29 - 04/27 $1,315 $2,105 $1,180          
  04/28 - 05/27 $1,370 $2,245 $1,230          
  05/28 - 07/10 $1,410 $2,320 $1,260          
  07/11 - 07/21 $1,455 $2,415 $1,305          
  07/22 - 08/27 $1,470 $2,445 $1,320          
  08/29 - 09/26 $1,410 $2,320 $1,260          
  09/27 - 10/29 $1,350 $2,175 $1,205          
                   
    Deluxe          
  Arrival Dates DBL SGL TPL          
  03/01 - 03/29 $1,460 $2,434 $1,270          
  03/30 - 04/26 $1,565 $2,575 $1,355          
  04/27 - 05/11 $1,720 $2,890 $1,460          
  05/12 - 05/26 $1,780 $3,010 $1,490          
  05/27 - 06/21 $1,935 $3,310 $1,635          
  06/22 - 07/07 $1,975 $3,380 $1,645          
  07/08 - 09/15 $2,015 $3,465 $1,685          
  09/16 - 09/26 $1,975 $3,380 $1,645          
  09/27 - 10/06 $1,815 $3,020 $1,525          
  10/07 - 10/15 $1,720 $2,890 $1,460          
  10/16 - 10/29 $1,670 $2,785 $1,410          
                   
  *For departures within Christmas Week, New Years’ week, and Greek Orthodox Easter week, please ask as itineraries may  
  not be available or maybe altered.  
                   
  Accommdation:                
                 
  Athens  
  Hotel Crystal City, Hotel Golden City, Hotel Oscar, Hotel Achilleas, Hotel Arion, Hotel Stanley, Hotel Best Western Candia Or Similar (STD)  
  Hotel Titania, Hotel Polis Grand, Hotel Zafolia, Hotel Golden Age, Hotel Alexandros, Hotel Athenian Callirhoe Or Similar (FC)  
  Hotel NJV Athens Plaza, Hotel Radisson Blue, Hotel Royal Olympic, Hotel St. George Lycabettus, Hotel Wyndham Grand Or Similar (DLX)  
                   
  Kalambaka                
  Hotel Orfeas & Hotel Antoniadis Or Similar (STD)  
  Hotel Amalia & Hotel Divani Or Similar (FC & DLX)  
                   
  Santorini                
  Hotel Solaris, Hotel Central, Hotel Alexandra, Hotel Polydefkis, Hotel Epifanis, Hotel Albatros, Hotel Kamari beach Or Similar (STD)  
  Hotel Splendour, Hotel El Greco, Hotel Santorini Palace, Hotel Aphrodite Venus, Hotel Acqua Vatos, Hotel Albatros, Hotel Rocabella, Hotel Theoxenia, Hotel Orizontes Or Similar (FC)
  Hotel Majestic, Hotel Lillium, Hotel Cliff Side suites, Hotel De sol, Villa Lucas Or Similar (DLX)  
   
Inclusions:
  • Accommodation on BB, 3 nights in Athens and 2 nights in Santorini
  • Athens city tour with Acropolis and Acropolis museum, on SIC, including English speaking guide.
  • The 2-day Delphi-Meteora tour on SIC, on half-board basis (breakfast and dinner)
  • All transfers
  • Meet & Greet service for tour briefing and orientation, by an English speaking representative
  • Ferry tickets Piraeus - Santorini with regular ferry economy class.
  • All entrance/admission fees to sites and museums
  • All taxes and our services
Exclusions:
  • Any meals other than those mentioned above
  • Any drinks during included meals
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any tips
  • Any porterage at hotels.
  • Any flights.
  • Anything else not specifically mentioned in the inclusions.
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