7 Days: Best of Greece (Summer 2020)

7 Days: Best of Greece

Athens | Mykonos | Santorini
Description

This 7-day tour consists of a trip around some of the most scenic sites across Greece. We begin our journey in Athens and end in Santorini. Download the full itinerary for full details.

If interested, please email raj@premieregroup.com or call today at 416-216-0107 – Ext. 4107

Hotels

2 nts at President Hotel or similar in Athens.
1 nt at Aphrodite Beach Hotel or similar in Mykonos.
2 nts at Drossos Hotel or similar in Santorini.
1 nt at President Hotel or similar in Athens.

Meals
  • Enjoy a Continental breakfast Everyday
    Bread, Butter, Jam, Cereal, Milk, Tea, Coffee and Juice.
  • Enjoy Indian / Continental Dinner in Greece
    A Choice of Jain / Vegetarian / Non-Vegetarian Menus.
Itinerary
Day 1: ATHENS (D)

Welcome to Athens – the capital and largest city of Greece. You will be transfered to your hotel (Check-in time is after 1500 hrs). Overnight in Athens.

Day 2: ATHENS (B, D)

Today, on a guided tour of Athens we will see the striking contrast between breathtaking monuments of glorious past and modern elegant structures. Visit to the Acropolis, the crowning beauty and glory of Ancient Athens, with its many monuments atop its rocky base, including the awesome Parthenon, the Propylea, the temple of Athena Nike and the Erechtheion, with its Porch of Maidens. Drive to the Roman Temple of Olympic Zeus, the Panathinaikon Stadium (site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896), and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in front of the Parliament House on Constitution Square. Drive along Panepistimiou Avenue and view the Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, University, and National Library. Overnight in Athens.

Day 3: FERRY TO MYKONOS (B, CD)

Today early morning, we proceed to the Port of Athens to board the Ferry to Mykonos Island – the most famous Greek island and one of the world’s most popular holiday resorts. Mykonos Island is an example of unique cycladic architecture set around a picturesque fishing village bay. The totally whitewashed houses and blue domed Churches fit closely together to form a one of the kind maze of narrow alleys and streets. On arrival, proceed on orientation tour of Mykonos. Enjoy some of the best views of Mykonos and its surroundings. Explore the narrow streets and alleys of the old town and Little Venice. See the Panagia Paraportiani church and the monastery of Panagia Tourliani. Evening is free to explore beautiful beaches, and a spectacular sunset on own. Overnight in Mykonos.

Day 4: HIGH SPEED FERRY TO SANTORINI (B, CD)

Today, we proceed to the port to take a High Speed Ferry to Santorini – arguably Greece’s most beautiful island. Santorini is a mix of towering cliffs, inky waters and whitewashed villages. It is the most southern island of the Cyclades, south of the Aegean Sea. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Later drive to the highest point in Santorini to get a Stunning 360° views of Santorini from Prophet Elias Monastery. Next, visit beautiful villages of Pyrgos and Megalochori. We then discover the most picturesque village of Oia, built on a steep slope of the volcanic caldera, and wander around its little shops that offer traditional, handmade products. View the famous Blue dome churches which is featured in pretty much every postcard from Greece. Later, watch the most spectacular sunset that will overrun with feelings of excitement and awe even as you start counting down to the moment the sun disappears. Overnight in Santorini.

Day 5: DAY FREE OR OPT FOR ‘TOUR OF VOLCANO, HOT SPRINGS, THIRASSIA & OIA BY CALDERA BOAT’, SANTORINI (B, CD)

Today, the day is free to explore the beautiful black sandy beaches of Santorini OR opt for Tour of Volcano, Hot Springs, Thirassia & Oia by Caldera Boat. We begin the tour by driving to Athinios port and sail for the lava islet of Nea Kameni. We disembark and walk an ascending soil path to approach the crater of the still active volcano. This is an incredible sight, even if you are not viewing a volcano for the first time! We return to our boat and set sail for the second lava islet called Palea Kameni, where we find its Hot Springs. Next, we will sail to the beautiful and traditional island of Thirassia. Visit the traditional village of Manolas, which is accessed by winding stairs. Later, we make a short stop at the port of Armeni, in Oia. Later, sail back to Athinois, Santorini. Overnight in Santorini.

Day 6: HIGH SPEED FERRY TO ATHENS (B, D)

Today, we proceed to the Athinios port to take a High Speed Ferry to Athens. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. The evening free to explore Athens on your own. Overnight in Athens.

Day 7: RETURN HOME (B)

Today, we check out and drive to the airport for your flight back home. It’s time to say goodbye to all the new friends you have made. We hope you take back many happy memories of your holiday. If you could spare a few minutes, please write and tell us how you enjoyed your holiday and give us your suggestions. Till we meet again!

Arrival / Departure Transfers will be provided subject to minimum 4 passengers travelling together.


NOTE: Due to operational reasons, the routing of this tour may be changed. However, all the sightseeing will remain the same.


B=Breakfast – L=Lunch – CL=Continental Lunch – D=Dinner – CD=Continental Dinner – LD=Local Dinner – HPL=Hot Picnic Lunch
Surcharges applicable during Peak and Event periods

Contact Raj Dhingra today to reserve your spot!
Email: raj@premieregroup.com or call 416-216-0107 – ext. 4107