GREECE: ATHENS, MYKONOS, CRETE & RHODES

12 Days / 11 Nights

From: $1,710*

Itinerary:

DAY 1: Welcome to Athens: Arrival at Athens International Airport, meet and transfer to your hotel for check in. Spend the remainder of your day at leisure for your first taste of Athens. Discover Plaka, the oldest district of Athens, located under the Acropolis, the only district a visitor may see the Greek capital as it was 100 years ago or enjoy your shopping at Ermou, Kolonaki and Voukourestiou streets. Overnight at your hotel in Athens .

DAY 2: Athens: After your breakfast, depart at indicated time for your Athens Sightseeing tour including the Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum. Our expert guide will take you to see the centre of the city, the Constitution Square (Syntagma), the House of Parliament, the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier and the National library. On your way to the Acropolis you will see the Hadrian’s Arch, the Temple of Olympian Zeus and have a short stop at the Panathenaic Stadium, where the first Modern Olympic Games were held in 1896. 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 famous Parthenon. Your first taste of Athens would not be complete without a visit to the Acropolis Museum, a modern architectural building where, at last, the statues have found their home and admire the wonders and architectural masterpieces of the classical era . Return to your hotel and remaining of your day at leisure. Overnight at your hotel in Athens.

DAY 3: Athens – Mykonos: Enjoy your early morning breakfast and at the indicated time transfer to Athens port (Piraeus or Rafina) for your fast ferry to Mykonos. Upon arrival on Mykonos Island transfer to your hotel for check in. Spend the remainder of your day at your leisure to discover the cosmopolitan Island of Mykonos. Overnight at your Mykonos hotel.

DAY 4: Island of Mykonos: After breakfast, spend time at leisure on the beloved Island of the international “Jet-Setters” with its whitewashed cubic houses, windmills and chapels, the wonderful sandy beaches, shops, galleries and the incredible night life. Explore the towns’ winding narrow streets, visit Paraportiani, one of the many churches on the Island, or enjoy a drink at little Venice. Overnight at your Mykonos hotel.

DAY 6: Mykonos – Crete: Enjoy your breakfast and free morning; later transfer at indicated time to Santorini port for your fast ferry to Crete. Upon your arrival on the Island of Crete, transfer to your hotel for check in. Overnight at your  hotel.

DAY 7 & 8: Island of Crete: After your breakfast, spend time at leisure to relax or explore the renowned archaeological site of Knossos, one of the best most important and best known palace of Minoan civilization. It is connected with the myth of the Labyrinth with the Minotaur and the story of Daidalus, Ariadne and Theseus. You can also visit the island of Spinalonga or the traditional villages.

DAY 9: Crete – Rhodes: Enjoy your breakfast and transfer at indicated time to Heraklion airport for your flight  to Rhodes. Upon arrival on the Island of Rhodes, transfer to your hotel for check in. Overnight at your  hotel. 

DAY 10 & 11: Island of Rhodes: After your breakfast, spend time at leisure to relax or explore the island of Rhodes.

DAY 12: After breakfast, depart at indicated time for Rhodes  Airport.

Price Includes:

  • 2 Nights accommodation in Athens on bed and breakfast
  • 3 Nights accommodation in Mykonos on bed and breakfast
  • 3 Nights accommodation in Crete on bed and breakfast 
  • 3 Nights accommodation in Rhodes on bed and breakfast
  • All transfers in Athens,   Mykonos , Crete , Rhodes per itinerary
  • Half day Athens sightseeing tour in seat in coach
  • Fast  ferries Piraeus-Mykonos-Heraklion (Crete) on economy class
  • Air tickets Heraklion (Crete)  – Rhodes & Rhodes- Athens on economy class with airport taxes included.