DAY 01 : Arrival to Athens (Meals: No)
Upon arrival in Athens (International airport), our representative will meet you & transfer to the hotel.
(Check-In after 13:00pm) and check in to hotel. Rest of day is leisure and Overnight in Athens.
DAY 02 : ATHENS CITY TOUR (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, the establishment of Athens as a city dates back to mythological times. Our expert guide will help you to explore the treasures of Athens during your morning sightseeing tour. Visit the Panathenaic Stadium, pass by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian´s Arch, the Parliament and the memorial of the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University the National Library and the Constitution Square and visit to Acropolis, the eternal symbol of democracy, education and inspiration. Your tour will end with the visit to the impressive Acropolis Museum. Overnight in Athens.
DAY 03 : ATHENS/OLYMPIA (Meals: Breakfast+Dinner)
Breakfast, our bus will pick you up for the 4 days Classical tour of Greece. Arriving to Corinth Canal we will make a short stop to enjoy a wonderful view of the canal and continue our trip to one of the most important and beautiful archaeological sites in Greece, the ancient theatre of Epidaurus, renowned for its acoustics and where significant cultural events are held every summer. Our next short stop will be the first capital of Greece, Nauplion, where you will have the opportunity to take some charming pictures of the city with the two fortresses looming above the rooftops of the buildings of the old town. During our stop in the ancient city of Mycenae we will visit the Archeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon and then we will depart for Olympia through central Peloponnese area passing through the cities of Megalopolis and Tripolis. Arriving in Olympia where we have Dinner & overnight in Olympia.
DAY 04 : OLYMPIA / DELPHI (Meals: Breakfast+Dinner)
Breakfast, Located on the western side of the Peloponnese, the ancient site of Olympia has a special meaning to the history of Greece. It was the birth place of the Olympic Games, and each year, the Olympic flame starts its journey to the host country from here. After the visit to the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium, and the Archaeological Museum we will then continue our drive, traveling through the plains of Eliad and Achaia until we reach the magnificent bridge crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Passing by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, we arrive in Delphi, where we have dinner and spend the night in Delphi.
DAY 05 : DELPHI / METEORA (Meals: Breakfast+Dinner)
After breakfast we will continue exploring Delphi which was believed to be the centre of the earth and was the most important religious centre of ancient Greece. Indeed it was and still is one of the most beautiful and mystical sites in the world. We’ll visit Castalia Spring and the main archaeological site the Temple of Apollo, the Treasury of the Athenians, the Theatre, the Stadium and the Museum with the famous statue of Antinoos and the unique bronze statue of the Charioteer dated from 475 B.C and the famous athlete Aghias and then continue our journey through central Greece. Gaze out of your window as you cross the Thessalian plains, passing the pretty towns of Amphissa, Lamia and Trikala, and then arrive at your Kalambaka hotel in the early evening. Dinner in your hotel and overnight stay Kalambaka.
DAY 06 : METEORA / ATHENS (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast and then travel to Meteora. The UNESCO World Heritage site is home to more than 20 rock monasteries, either perched precariously on top of Meteora’s towering sandstone cliffs or built into the cliffs themselves inside naturally formed caves. Originally lived in by 11th-century hermits, the monasteries later became safe havens for monks fleeing bloodshed when the Roman Empire began to fall. Impressive scenery, priceless historical and religious treasures suspended between earth and sky. Arrival in Athens early in the afternoon where`s time to relax. Overnight in Athens
DAY 07 : ATHENS – ONE DAY CRUISE HYDRA-POROS – AEGINA (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
After the breakfast we will pick you up and drive to port to embark the cruise ship for the full day cruise at the islands of the Saronic Golf. During your stay in Hydra you can walk along the waterfront, the heart of the town which encounters monuments, churches, canons, museums, and old mansions, statues of famous heroes, the old gunpowder store, shops and cafes. Relax with the amazing view of Poros from the Clock Tower. Enjoy the lunch on board and get ready to explore the largest of the three islands, Aegina. On our way back a traditional Greek folk show with singers and dancers will entertain you up to the final moment as the ship arrives in Athens filling this day with unforgettable moments. You will return to Athens with a palette of wonderful impressions that will remain unforgettable. Overnight in Athens.
DAY 08 : ATHENS / AIRPORT (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check out, According to your flight departure time, you will be transferred to Athens airport.