8-Day Athens and Cyclades: Paros, Santorini and Mykonos

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Greece always pleasantly surprises its visitors who keep unforgettable memories. Experience the myth of the lost Atlantis in Santorini and enjoy the deep blue sea with its magnificent sunsets. Enjoy crazy nights in Mykonos, Greek cuisine, and nightlife. A complete package that includes 7 nights’ accommodation in a hotel of your choice with breakfast, transfers, guided visits and ferry tickets.Paros is located in the center of the archipelago. It owes its reputation to its white marbles and beauty of its landscapes, with gentle hills, valleys planted vineyards or olive groves, villages with flowered walls and lanes, not to mention the beaches.Highlights: Athens (Acropolis, Acropolis Museum, Monastiraki, Thisseion, Temple of Olympian Zeus, historical center)Paros (Naousa, Kolibithres, the Virgin Mother of Ekatontapiliani church)Santorini (Archaeological site of Akrotiri, Oia, Fira, Nea Kameni volcano, Imerovigli, Firostefani)Mykonos (Little Venice, Lower Mills, Matogiannia)
ItineraryDay 1: Arrival in Athens Stop At: Athens International AirportArrival at Athens International Airport. Our Escort will meet you and arrange a transfer to the Hotel. Check-in. Rest of the afternoon free at leisure.We do recommend a stroll so you can get the first feeling of the Greek Metropolis.Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight a 4-star hotel of your choice in Athens.Day 2: Panoramic tour of Athens and AcropolisStop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Plateia Syntagmatos, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Pass By: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Pass By: Hellenic Parliament, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Pass By: National Library of Greece, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Pass By: The Academy of Athens, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Pass By: Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Stop At: Acropolis, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Propylaea, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Temple of Athena Nike, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Erechtheion, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Parthenon, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Acropolis Museum, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Ermou Street, Athens, AtticaOur Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library.Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion.After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns.Duration: 15 minutesMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight a 4-star hotel of your choice in Athens.Day 3: ParosStop At: Port of Piraeus, Piraeus, Piraeus Region, AtticaAfter breakfast transfer to Piraeus port to take the ship to Paros. Arrival in Paros, transfer to the hotel and overnight.Paros has a bit of everything you’d expect from an island in the Cyclades archipelago – whitewashed villages, blue-domed churches, blonde-sand beaches, fishing harbors with adjacent tavernas, and lively bars. From its shores the view is breathtaking towards the myriad surrounding islands and the road that circles the modest 770-metre-high summit reveals glimpses of translucent sea at every turn.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Λιμανι Παροικιά ΠαροςAfter breakfast transfer to Piraeus port to take the ship to Paros. Arrival in Paros, transfer to the hotel and overnight.Paros has a bit of everything you’d expect from an island in the Cyclades archipelago – whitewashed villages, blue-domed churches, blonde-sand beaches, fishing harbors with adjacent tavernas, and lively bars. From its shores, the view is breathtaking towards the myriad surrounding islands and the road that circles the modest 770-metre-high summit reveals glimpses of the translucent sea at every turn.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.Day 4: ParosStop At: Old Port of Naoussa, Naoussa, Paros, Cyclades, South AegeanBreakfast at the HotelTour of the island. Miniatures museum, marble quarries in Marathi, we will also discover the villages of Naoussa, Marpissa, and LefkesOvernight in Paros.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.Day 5: Cruise to SantoriniStop At: SantoriniBreakfast in the hotel.One day cruise to Santorini. We will start with Akrotiri Archaeological site Guided visit (with professional licensed Guide) in one of the most important prehistoric settlements of Greece. Akrotiri is a Bronze Age settlement on the volcanic island of Santorini (Thera). The settlement was destroyed by a huge eruption during the 17th century BC and buried under the volcanic ash, which preserved the whole city in perfect condition so as to be referred often as “Prehistoric Pompei” The settlement has been suggested as a possible inspiration for Plato's story of Atlantis. The site has been excavated since 1967.We will continue with Red Beach Free time for photos or for walk at the famous beach, well known for the unique colour of the sand and the hill behind it. Soaring red lava cliffs which drop right to the sandy shore and into the clear blue sea.We will continue with Perivolos black sand beach One of the longest beaches in Cyclades & the best beach in Santorini, considered as the trendiest beach of the island. Offers a big variety of restaurants, taverns, cafes, beach bars & watersports. Ideal destination for those they want to combine relaxation, swimming & good food . time at leisure for lunch or swimming(1 ½ - 2 h ) We will walk at Megalochori (Walking Tour) , one of the most beautiful traditional villages of the island. Typical traditional cycladic houses, neoclassic buildings and small houses dug in the volcanic rock blend together with harmony. We find here also the typical small white churches with blue domes.Profitis Ilias mountain: The highest peak of the island (567 meters) is located between Pyrgos and Kamari. The Mountain's name is Profitis Ilias (Prophet Elijah), coming from the Monastery with the same name located at the top. From this vantage point, you will enjoy a striking view of the entire island, from the patchwork agricultural plains to the hilltop village of Oia. ( Photo stop 20 min).Return to Paros. Overnight in the hotel.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.Day 6: Cruise to MykonosStop At: Agios Ioannis Beach, Mykonos, Cyclades, South AegeanBreakfast in the hotel.One day cruise to Mykonos. We will start with a unique experience of the countryside Mykonos Island Our first stop will be the idyllic beach Ag.Ioannis with the best view of Delos Island and we will see fishermen and their boats at the small pier, private chapel and houses built in typical Cycladic architectural style. At the village of Ano Mera, the most traditional place , you can also visit the monk monastery Panagia Tourliani built in the 16th century and then we will have enough free time for a stroll around the square, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy a drink or and ouzo (not included) and wish with the local people “stin igia mas” (cheers) Next stop is Kalafatis beach where there is time to relax a little and have a coffee or a refreshment (not included in the price), before going back to town. Exploring Mykonos port town by walking into the narrow cobblestone streets, passing by the traditional labyrinth of the old town. We will see the famous wind-mills and Little Venice and we will meet somewhere Petros the Pelecan, the mascot of Mykonos. Paraportiani church, Saint Nickolas of fishermen. After the walking tour you are free continue your private exploration in town. Meeting point Fabrika Square, Mykonos town. Return to Paros. Overnight in the hotel.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.Day 7: Paros - AthensStop At: Piraeus portTransfer to the port of Paros - Ferry crossing to the port of Piraeus and transfer to Hotel in Athens - Overnight in Athens.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight a 4-star hotel of your choice in Athens.Day 8: Athens - Departure dayStop At: Athens International AirportTransfer to Athens airport for the departure - Assistance with boarding. Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • 7x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
  • Hotel in Athens and Paros on Bed and Breakfast
  • City tour with official guide in Athens
  • Arrival and departure transfers in Athens and Paros ports
  • Piraeus / Paros / Piraeus by ferry, tourist class.
  • Excursions included the program (Santorini & Mykonos)
  • Official guide for the excursions mentioned in the programme
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis
  • Entry/Admission - Propylaea
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Athena Nike
  • Entry/Admission - Erechtheion
  • Entry/Admission - Parthenon
  • Entry/Admission - Acropolis Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Santorini
  • Entry/Admission - Agios Ioannis Beach

What’s not included

  • Entrance Fees where applicable
  • Lunches / Dinners
  • Drinks
  • Personal Expenses
  • Greek Hotels Stayover Tax

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Athens Stop At: Athens International Airport Arrival at Athens International Airport. Our Escort will meet you and arrange a transfer to the Hotel. Check-in. Rest of the afternoon free at leisure. We do recommend a stroll so you can get the first feeling of the Greek Metropolis. Duration: 1 hour No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Overnight a 4-star hotel of your choice in Athens.
Day 2: Panoramic tour of Athens and Acropolis Stop At: Panathenaic Stadium, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Pass By: Plateia Syntagmatos, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Pass By: Temple of Olympian Zeus, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Pass By: Hellenic Parliament, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Pass By: National Library of Greece, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Pass By: The Academy of Athens, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Pass By: Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Stop At: Acropolis, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Propylaea, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Temple of Athena Nike, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Erechtheion, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Parthenon, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Acropolis Museum, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Ermou Street, Athens, Attica Our Guide will meet you in the Lobby and you will start your Panoramic tour. Passing by the old Palace which is now the Presidential Manor, The Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place in 1896, Hadrian´s gate, Constitution Square, The Parliament, The Memorial to the Unknown Soldier guarded by the Evzones (the special Guard), Panepistimiou Avenue, the Old University of Athens, National Library. Then on to Acropolis of Athens visiting Parthenon and Erechtheion. After the tour we recommend a walk in Plaka the old Athenian quartier, enjoy a cup of coffee or a nice Greek meal in one of the local Taverns. Duration: 15 minutes Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight a 4-star hotel of your choice in Athens.
Day 3: Paros Stop At: Port of Piraeus, Piraeus, Piraeus Region, Attica After breakfast transfer to Piraeus port to take the ship to Paros. Arrival in Paros, transfer to the hotel and overnight. Paros has a bit of everything you’d expect from an island in the Cyclades archipelago – whitewashed villages, blue-domed churches, blonde-sand beaches, fishing harbors with adjacent tavernas, and lively bars. From its shores the view is breathtaking towards the myriad surrounding islands and the road that circles the modest 770-metre-high summit reveals glimpses of translucent sea at every turn. Duration: 15 minutes Stop At: Λιμανι Παροικιά Παρος After breakfast transfer to Piraeus port to take the ship to Paros. Arrival in Paros, transfer to the hotel and overnight. Paros has a bit of everything you’d expect from an island in the Cyclades archipelago – whitewashed villages, blue-domed churches, blonde-sand beaches, fishing harbors with adjacent tavernas, and lively bars. From its shores, the view is breathtaking towards the myriad surrounding islands and the road that circles the modest 770-metre-high summit reveals glimpses of the translucent sea at every turn. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.
Day 4: Paros Stop At: Old Port of Naoussa, Naoussa, Paros, Cyclades, South Aegean Breakfast at the Hotel Tour of the island. Miniatures museum, marble quarries in Marathi, we will also discover the villages of Naoussa, Marpissa, and Lefkes Overnight in Paros. Duration: 8 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.
Day 5: Cruise to Santorini Stop At: Santorini Breakfast in the hotel. One day cruise to Santorini. We will start with Akrotiri Archaeological site Guided visit (with professional licensed Guide) in one of the most important prehistoric settlements of Greece. Akrotiri is a Bronze Age settlement on the volcanic island of Santorini (Thera). The settlement was destroyed by a huge eruption during the 17th century BC and buried under the volcanic ash, which preserved the whole city in perfect condition so as to be referred often as “Prehistoric Pompei” The settlement has been suggested as a possible inspiration for Plato's story of Atlantis. The site has been excavated since 1967. We will continue with Red Beach Free time for photos or for walk at the famous beach, well known for the unique colour of the sand and the hill behind it. Soaring red lava cliffs which drop right to the sandy shore and into the clear blue sea. We will continue with Perivolos black sand beach One of the longest beaches in Cyclades & the best beach in Santorini, considered as the trendiest beach of the island. Offers a big variety of restaurants, taverns, cafes, beach bars & watersports. Ideal destination for those they want to combine relaxation, swimming & good food . time at leisure for lunch or swimming(1 ½ - 2 h ) We will walk at Megalochori (Walking Tour) , one of the most beautiful traditional villages of the island. Typical traditional cycladic houses, neoclassic buildings and small houses dug in the volcanic rock blend together with harmony. We find here also the typical small white churches with blue domes. Profitis Ilias mountain: The highest peak of the island (567 meters) is located between Pyrgos and Kamari. The Mountain's name is Profitis Ilias (Prophet Elijah), coming from the Monastery with the same name located at the top. From this vantage point, you will enjoy a striking view of the entire island, from the patchwork agricultural plains to the hilltop village of Oia. ( Photo stop 20 min).Return to Paros. Overnight in the hotel. Duration: 8 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.
Day 6: Cruise to Mykonos Stop At: Agios Ioannis Beach, Mykonos, Cyclades, South Aegean Breakfast in the hotel. One day cruise to Mykonos. We will start with a unique experience of the countryside Mykonos Island Our first stop will be the idyllic beach Ag.Ioannis with the best view of Delos Island and we will see fishermen and their boats at the small pier, private chapel and houses built in typical Cycladic architectural style. At the village of Ano Mera, the most traditional place , you can also visit the monk monastery Panagia Tourliani built in the 16th century and then we will have enough free time for a stroll around the square, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy a drink or and ouzo (not included) and wish with the local people “stin igia mas” (cheers) Next stop is Kalafatis beach where there is time to relax a little and have a coffee or a refreshment (not included in the price), before going back to town. Exploring Mykonos port town by walking into the narrow cobblestone streets, passing by the traditional labyrinth of the old town. We will see the famous wind-mills and Little Venice and we will meet somewhere Petros the Pelecan, the mascot of Mykonos. Paraportiani church, Saint Nickolas of fishermen. After the walking tour you are free continue your private exploration in town. Meeting point Fabrika Square, Mykonos town. Return to Paros. Overnight in the hotel. Duration: 8 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight a hotel of your choice in Paros.
Day 7: Paros - Athens Stop At: Piraeus port Transfer to the port of Paros - Ferry crossing to the port of Piraeus and transfer to Hotel in Athens - Overnight in Athens. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight a 4-star hotel of your choice in Athens.
Day 8: Athens - Departure day Stop At: Athens International Airport Transfer to Athens airport for the departure - Assistance with boarding. Duration: 1 hour Meals included: • Breakfast No accommodation included on this day.
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