Out of a Fairytale
5 Night 6 Days
Give it a try if you want to feel the Magic‘
In a little less than a week, you can have the chance to grasp Greece’s major spots in Athens and Santorini and in the same time allow yourself to be introduced to a bright pearl of the Aegean Sea, Sifnos of the Cyclades groups of islands. When you have time only for a short break and you only want to escape completely from any reality, “Greece out of a fairy tale” really sounds and IS good!
Time is enough to take a shot of Athens’s cultural and cosmopolitan “air” and then in Sifnos and Santorini explore unique sea shores and stunning skies that become one with the pure colorful land and comprise the world’s most
beautiful art.Just relax and let us take you there.
Day 1: ATHENS
Ibis El Greco welcomes you to Greece. Upon your arrival, you will be welcomed by our driver in Athens airport and
transferred privately to your hotel. In the afternoon, grab a chance to stroll around the historic city or jumb on a subway train of the newest, most modern metro station in Europe, which even includes exhibits of Ancient Greece in its stations. Alternatively, depending on arrival time, you will be able to join an optional afternoon tour of Athens.
– Overnight in Athens Meals: – None
Day 2: ATHENS TO SIFNOS (Ferry Dur.: 2h9m)
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and you will privately be transferred to Piraeus port to board the Ferry to Sifnos. Upon
arrival, private transfer to your hotel and afternoon of leisure for you to stroll in the romantic narrow streets of the
picturesque island and enjoy the views of the crystallic waters and nature of unparalleled beauty. -Overnight in Sifnos Meals: – Breakfast
Day 3: SIFNOS
After breakfast at the hotel, on your first full day on Sifnos, you have the chance to get a good feel of this special island. Opt for one of the themed walking tours such as “the herbal path” which gives you the opportunity to walk through the narrow alleys and admire its particular architecture, its houses with narrow front sides and mansions and collect herbs that you can take back home. You can also go on a boat tour with a traditional wooden motor boat along Sifnos coast line, with light lunch onboard. There are several options, so let us choose together which one you will enjoy the most! – Overnight in Sifnos Meals: – Breakfast
Day 4: SIFNOS – SANTORINI (Ferry Dur.: 3h10m)
Today you must be ready to leave Sifnos’ beauties behind and board the ferry to the heavenly island of Santorini. You will have private round port transfers -Overnight in Santorini Meals: – Breakfast.
Day 5: Santorini Caldera and Oia sunset tout
dur: 9-10h A Santorini tour could not be considered realised unless one goes on a Caldera and Oia Sunset Tour. Approach the crater of the still active volcano, take a swim in the thermal springs of Thirassia and witness the world famous Oia Sunset. -Overnight in Santorini Meals: – Breakfast.
Tour Description: Caldera and Oia sunset tour (Dur: 9-10h)
Starting by bus from the pick-up point, we arrive at the port of Athinios and board the King Thiras boat. We will sail close to the old port of Fira and make our first stop in the volcanic island of Nea Kameni. Walking up the soil path, we will approach the crater of the still active volcano. The trip continues to the second volcanic island named Palea Kameni. King Thiras boat makes a stop approximately 50 meters from the Hot Springs so you can dive in the green sulphur waters or simply relax and enjoy the view. After the Hot Springs, we will sail to Thirasia island which was part of Santorini before the big explosion of the volcano. We will stay in Thirasia for two hours having the chance to go swimming, have lunch next to the sea or explore the village of Manolas with its winding steps and traditional
houses. Leaving Thirasia island, King Thiras will take us to the port of Oia. We will walk up the steps to the most famous place of the world for its amazing sunset. The tour ends 30 minutes after sunset.
Day 7: SANTORINI PORT OR AIRPORT FOR DEPARTURE
After breakfast at the hotel check out and leave for Santorini port or Airport. Private transfer from your hotel.
Meals: – Breakfast
Certainly that was a short break, but definitely the views, scents and sensations you have experienced, will be with you forever and “call” you back to magical GREECE .