Greece Tour – Agean Islands 7 Days
Athens, Mykonos & Santorini
See the highlights of Greece in one week! This popular 7 day Greek Island hopping vacation includes Athens and 2 of the most beautiful Cycladic islands in Greece. The ancient city of Athens is today a vibrant megalopolis with nonstop nightlife, creative cuisine, and sites both ancient and modern. Mykonos island is a wonderful kaleidoscope of cosmopolitan shops, rocking bars, quaint windmills, great beaches, homey taverns and hidden churches all set against a brilliant blue backdrop. In Santorini enjoy the sensational sunsets, the fascinating excavations, the iconic black and red beaches, and the dazzling white towns.
- International Flights
- 2 nights on B/B in Athens
- 2 nights on B/B in Mykonos
- 2 nights on B/B in Santorini
- Ferry Fast boat tickets Athens (Piraeus) – Mykonos – Santorini
- Air ticket Santorini – Athens (1pcs of luggage & 1 carry on per adult)
- Morning or Afternoon half day sightseeing tour of Athens including Acropolis
- Entrance fees
- All transfers on a private basis
- Hotel taxes & VAT
- Personal Expenses
- Customary tips to drivers, guides and escorts
- Visa expenses, if required
- Accommodation tax: Per room per night paid directly to the hotel
Arrival in Athens
Arrival in Athens – Arrival at Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos”.
You will be greeted by our Airport Assistant and you will be transferred to your hotel. Free day for you to discover the wonderful Metropolis, contemporary Athens. A little of history : Athens is the capital and largest city of Greece. Athens dominates the Attica region and is one of the world’s oldest cities, with its recorded history spanning over 3,400 years and its earliest human presence starting somewhere between the 11th and 7th millennium BC. Classical Athens was a powerful city-state that emerged in conjunction with the seagoing development of the port of Piraeus, which had been a distinct city prior to ts 5th century BC incorporation with Athens. A center for the arts, learning and philosophy, home of Plato’s Academy and Aristotle’s Lyceum, it is widely referred to as the cradle of western civilization and the birthplace of democracy, largely because of its cultural and political impact on the European continent, and the Romans. In modern times, Athens is a large cosmopolitan metropolis and central to economic, financial, industrial, maritime, political and cultural life in Greece. Check in at the hotel. Day free at leisure.
Half Day Athens Sightseeing!
Breakfast at the hotel and departure for theAthens city tour. We‘ ll take you to see the Parliament, a beautiful building in the heart of the City with the Monument of the Unknown Soldier below. Presidential guardsmen in their beautiful traditional costumes, worn during the Greek revolution against the Ottoman Empire in 1821, guard the monument day and night. After that, you will be taken in front of the Presidential residence and you will visit the Panathenian Stadium, or “Kallimarmaron (=good marble)”. It is a beautiful stadium, built of pure white Athenian marble taken from the Μount Penteli, where the first contemporary Olympic Games wereheld in 1896. The temple of Apollo and the Gate of Andrianos are your next sight on the way to the sacred hill of the Acropolis, the Parthenon, the Erechthion and all the other wonderful buildings of classical Greece. After you have finished your visits, famous Plaka awaits! Traditional Athens, delicious traditional food, drinks, shops etc., all for you to enjoy before returning to your hotel. Your day ends early in the afternoon, full of color, memories and beauty! After the end of the tour, return to the hotel. Afternoon free at leisure.
Athens to Mykonos!
After breakfast transfer to the port for your ferry to Mykonos. Upon arrival at the port of the island of Mykonos you will be assisted and transferred to your hotel.(B)
Mykonos – Half Day Delos (Optional tour)
After breakfast the day is yours to enjoy this island of paradise with one of our many optional tours. Day at leisure. (B)
Mykonos to Santorini
Today we have our ferry embarkation from Mykonos to Santorini Port, to which we arrive at noon. Transfer upon arrival from the port to your hotel in Santorini. World renowned for the alluring sunsets and the lunar-like beaches, Santorini is the perfect destination for memorable vacations. Constant volcanic eruptions have formed its unique shape, with the imposing caldera emerging from the Aegean Sea. Everything about Santorini is magical, from the distinctive architecture of the whitewashed houses to the picturesque villages, the friendly neighborhoods and the spectacular vistas from above. An island of incomparable beauty and elegance, Santorini exhales a compelling aura of romance all around. Even in winter, Santorini is an ethereal destination welcoming traveler to explore its beauties. The mild, temperate climate and the majestic landscapes, the effervescent life on the island and the hospitable locals, the multitude of things to do and places to visit, these are all elements adding to the singular character of Santorini. So be it summer or winter, autumn or spring, this is just the place to be for unforgettable holiday experiences surrounded by the eternal blue of the Aegean! Check in at the hotel & overnight.
After breakfast the day is yours to enjoy lovers paradise Santorini with one of our many optional tours. Yours to enjoy. Day at leisure. (B)
we start the optional tour of the day. From the port of Athinios, we head by caique to the volcano (entrance ticket to the volcano 2.5 euros per person) to see the active crater! Then we swim in the hot waters of Palea Kameni where the water temperature reaches 35oC. Then, sailing above the sub-marine crater, we reach the islet of Thirassia where you can eat, swim and visit the small traditional villages. After Thirassia, we continue to Oia to see the magical sunset. You can stroll around this lovely town and feel its magnificent vibes. After sunset, you head on our bus and we return to our departure point. The tour includes bus transfer from your hotel to the port of Athinios and back.
After check out our transfer will be ready to take us to Santorini airport for your
homebound flight through Athens. Bye Bye Greece !
- Athens: NOVUS HOTEL | THE STANLEY | ILISSOS HOTEL | TITANIA HOTEL or similar
- Mykonos: HARMONY BOUTIQUE HOTEL | HOTEL ADONIS | ILIO MARIS HOTEL or similar
- Santorini: ABOVE BLUE SUITES | SANTORINI PALACE HOTEL | EL GRECO RESORT or similar