The Highlights of Greece
6 Night 7 Days
The Holiday Destination Of Your Dreams
A trip to Greece definitely has its must-go destinations! And which other would those be? See Athens, the historical capital of the country. A city with history of 3.400 years and archaeological sites that have been the cradle of civilization, philosophy and sciences. Yet, expect nothing less than a modern cosmopolitan European capital. Travel to Mykonos, the No1 choice of world-class celebrities and royalty and of course witness the impeccable views and renowned sunset of Santorini. We will be your guides through this unique experience!
Day 1: Athens And City Tour With The Acropolis
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, enjoy a city tour of Athens, including the Acropolis, licensed guide in English and entrances to the sites and museum. You will be picked up and dropped off to your hotel.
– Overnight in Athens
Meals: – None
Tour Details: ATHENS: City Tour with the Acropolis (15:00 – 17:30)
The afternoon sightseeing tour in Athens by bus including a guided visit to the Acropolis, offers you an excellent chance to explore the city of Athens, visiting its most important archaeological sites, but also getting a glimpse of the important modern aspect of the city, which is vibrant and alive as few in Europe.
What you will see during this sightseeing tour in Athens and Acropolis
Panathenaic Stadium – Temple of Zeus – Hadrian’s Gate – National Gallery – National Archaeological Museum – Open Market – Syntagma Square – Tomb of the Unknown Soldier – House of Parliament – Triad of Marble buildings in Panepistimiou Avenue – Presidential Residence – the Acropolis
Highlights of the Athens + Acropolis bus tour
- A comfortable and convenient afternoon city tour of Athens 15:00 – 18:30
- A luxury air-conditioned bus for your city tour
- A professional tour guide, with an air-conditioned bus, including entrance fees
- A guided tour of the Acropolis and the Parthenon of Athens
Included in the tour
- A city tour in Athens that combines modern and ancient parts of the city
- Professional licensed by the state tour Guide in English
- Entrance fee for archaeological sites and museums
- Transport by luxury air-conditioned coach
- Pick-up from most hotels in Athens
- Road tolls and local taxes
Excluded from the tour
- Gratuities (optional)
- Meals, Drinks and Beverage
Day 2: ATHENS – MYKONOS with fast ferry – dur: 2h45m
After breakfast at the hotel check out and leave for the cosmopolitan island of Mykonos. Private transfer to Athens port to board the ferry. Upon arrival, private transfer to your hotel and option for the afternoon Delos tour or an afternoon of leisure for you to stroll in the centre of Mykonos (Chora) and feel like a celebrity.
– Overnight in Mykonos
Meals: – Breakfast
Day 3: MYKONOS – South Coast Yacht Cruise
Come on-board and you will be absolutely amazed by the 10 m² of the glass at the bottom of her salon; witness the magic and the history that lies beneath the surface of the sea and discover the underwater beauty of Mykonos, with the Half Day Mykonos South Coast Cruise on a Glass Bottom Yacht, incl. on board BBQ! – Overnight in Mykonos
Meals: – Breakfast and on board BBQ
Tour Details: Mykonos South Coast Cruise on a Glass Bottom Yacht (12:00 – 17:00)
Discovery Glassbottom Yacht departs daily from Platys Gialos Port and cruises towards the famous and unexplored beaches and bays of the island of Mykonos. Come on-board and you will be absolutely amazed by the 10 m² of the glass at the bottom of her salon; witness the magic and the history that lies beneath the surface of the sea and discover the underwater beauty of Mykonos. Sit at the leather cushions of the spacious upper deck of this luxurious Motor Yacht and get a 360⁰ view of the beauty of the Cycladic scenery. Let your senses be carried away, while be treated with the famous Greek hospitality.
-Departure from Platys Gialos Port at 12:00 hrs.
-Cruise alongside the southern beaches of Mykonos
-Stop for swimming and snorkeling at the isolated, rocky island of Dragonisi or at Kalafatis Beach (depending on the weather conditions)
-Stop at Agrari Beach for swimming, snorkeling & water activities. Enjoy on-board a meat barbeque.
-Return at Platys Gialos Port at 17:00 hrs.
On our way back, Discovery Glassbottom Yacht will stop at Agrari beach. Here enjoy swimming, sunbathing and snorkelling. For the more athletic ones, a special discount of 20% is offered by “Wateraction School” at all waters sports & activities. At the mean time we will be preparing on board a meat barbeque for you so as to get your taste buds tingling. Finally, after a day full of excitement and new experiences, we go back to where we started, at Platys Gialos Port.
Day 4: Mykonos – Santorini with fast ferry – dur: 1h50m
Today, after your private transfer to the port of Mykonos, you will board the fast ferry to Santorini. Be ready to be thrilled! Upon arrival to majestic Santorini, you will have a private transfer to your hotel and then your day at leisure to walk up to the Fira town and enjoy the views that will forever stay in your hearts. You will then realise why Santorini is called by many, the Fairytale island. Of course, you can also choose any of our suggested evening boat and bus tours. – Overnight in Santorini
Day 5: Santorini Caldera and Oia sunset tout – dur: 9-10h
When in Santorini, you cannot skip the Caldera and Oia sunset tour – Overnight in Santorini
Meals: – Breakfast
Tour Description: Caldera and Oia sunset tour
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 6: Santorini -Athens with fast ferry – dur: 4h45m
After breakfast at the hotel check out & leave for Athens.
Private transfer to the port to board the ferry to Athens. Upon arrival, private transfer to your hotel. In the evening you can visit local markets on you own for shopping or why not visit the international clubs of Athens for one last night partying.
-Overnight in Athens.
Meals: – Breakfast
Day 7: Athens Airport For Departure
After breakfast, check out from the Hotel and leave for Athens Airport. Private transfer from your hotel to Athens international airport for departure.
Meals: – Breakfast
Your trip ends here, but only for now. Your fond memories, will always urge you back to Greece and we will again be ready to welcome you for your discovering more destinations in this “world” full of wonders that is GREECE.