07 Days / 06 Nights

Greece

Day 01:

* Welcome to Athens, Greece !
Arrival and transfer to your hotel.
Overnight at Athens

Day 02:

– Breakfast and meeting with your guide.
– 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 order in the mind”, the Parthenon.
– Continue and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum.
– Overnight in Athens.

Day 03:

– Breakfast and depart for Athens and stop to see the Corinth Canal.
– Drive onto and visit the ancient theatre of Epidaurus, famous for its acoustics.
– See the town of Nafplion before arriving in Mycenae.
– Visit the Archaeological site and the Royal Tomb of Agammemnon (leader of the Troy War).
– Continue across central Peloponnese to Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games.
– From here, the original Olympic Flame begins its journey to the Olympic Games.
– Overnight in Olympia Hotel.

Day 04:

– Breakfast in the hotel.
– Visit the original Olympic Stadium and the Archaeological museum.
– Then drive north to Patras and cross the new bridge over the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion.
– Continue via the towns of Nafpaktos and Itea to Delphi.
– Overnight in Delphi.

Day 05:

– Breakfast in the hotel.
– Visit the Archaeological site of Delphi on the slopes of Mt. Parnassus.
– See the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios and the museum.
– In the afternoon leave Delphi for an interesting trip through central Greece to Kalambaka.
– Overnight in Kalambaka

Day 06:

– Breakfast in the hotel.
– Visit Meteora with its impressive scenery, ageless Monasteries, suspended between earth and sky.
– Inside, see priceless historical and religious treasures.
– Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia and Thermopylae.

Day 06:

– Breakfast and transfer to airport for return flight home.

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