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Greece Sightseeing Tour (9 Days)

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 9 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 100 people
Destination(s): Greece  
Specialty Categories: Sightseeing   Island Vacation  
Season: April - October
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 951 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1401 Euro (EUR)

Mykonos Santorini Athens three of the hot spots of Greece in just 9 days. See Athens the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum. Continue to Mykonos, the jet set island, the world famous for its nightlife. Then to Santorini to see the Volcanic Islands during the Volcano Cruise and enjoy the most famous sunset from the Caldera in Fira town.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Athens. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Balance of day at leisure.

Day 2: Athens – Half Day City Tour.

This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop). Continue and pass by the Prime Minister's residence (ex Royal Palace) guarded by the Euzones in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). On the Acropolis visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally "the harmony between material and spirit", the monument that "puts an order in the mind", the Parthenon. Tour will end by visiting the Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum, "State of the art" in museum construction and very rich in content. Afternoon free to visit the old Athens city (Plaka) with lots of restaurants, taverns and souvenir shops.

Day 3: Athens – Mykonos.
Early morning transfer to Piraeus port to embark the ferryboat to Mykonos. Arrival and transfer to your selected hotel.

Days 4 and 5: Mykonos.
Days at leisure in Mykonos to enjoy the sun, sea and the beauties of this unique island. Mykonos is known around the world as the Ibiza of the Aegean, the most popular destination of the Mediterranean. An international "jet-set" known for its beautiful sandy beaches, hundreds of tiny white chapels and incredible night life. Stroll around the streets of the capital that are considered the most beautiful of the Greek Islands and enjoy the great night life. It's easy to get lost in its maze of gleaming white walls dotted with blue domes and windows and balconies full of flowers. Have a coffee or a cocktail in one of the famous bars and promise to return for longer stay and more experiences.
Do not miss the visit to the shrine of Delos in honour of the Greek god Apollo, which can be reached after a delightful boat ride.

Day 6: Mykonos – Santorini. In the morning, transfer to the pier to board the ferry to Santorini. Arriving on the island you will be transferred to your selected hotel.

Day 7: Santorini - Volcano Cruise.
Today enjoy a half day cruise to the small islands of Nea Kameni and Palea Kameni located inside the caldera, the Hot Springs with the green and yellow waters (with free time for swimming) and the island of Thirassia. Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Vlyhada marina. Orientation with the boat and sailing on the south coast of the island. We will pass near the red and white beaches and continue sailing the deep blue waters of the Aegean Sea to the Caldera. Near the Nea Kameni (volcano island) we will see the old port and then go to Palea Kameni and Thirasia. We will see the hot springs with green and yellow waters and have time for swimming here or in another place depending on the season of the year. We continue sailing below Imerovigli, Firostefani and Fira towns and will arrive in Vlyhada marina. Transfer to your hotel.

Day 8: Santorini.

Day at leisure to enjoy the beach and know better this unique island. One of the jewels of small volcanic archipelagos five islands is undoubtedly Santorini. Santorini was created due to a volcanic eruption culminated in the explosion of a volcano caldera, therefore, its rugged landscapes dotted with huge cliffs. Santorini's capital, Fira, with white-washed houses, narrow streets and open air cafes that cling to a steep cliff, is at the top of the beautiful island where you can enjoy the beautiful views of the bay. Discover Santorini villages that retain their authenticity, with beautiful blue and white buildings and barren volcanic rocks. It is a very fascinating and picturesque island. A magical place that has nothing to do with the rest of the Greek islands, a place to spread the peaceful and hospitable nature of its people. Not to miss the sunset from the Caldera nor the Greek and Mediterranean food in the islands restaurants and taverns.

Day 9: Santorini – Athens. At the indicated time you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Athens for the connecting departure flight.

Tour Guide Credentials:
Official Enlgish speaking guide.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Minimum price in a triple room, maximum price in a single room using 4* hotels.
Possible upgrade of hotel category.

About This Supplier
Location: Greece
Joined InfoHub: May 2008

We are an incoming Tour Operators for Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Israel and Jordan. We provide Vacation and Honeymoon packages to Greek Islands, Turkey, Egypt, Israel and Jordan and also cruises to east and west Mediterranean. Our main concern is the client to feel like easy traveling and we are doing everything possible...

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