Magical Athens, Mykonos & Santorini
Embark on an unforgettable journey through Greece, a land of ancient wonders and breathtaking beauty. Upon arrival in Athens, be greeted by our friendly local driver who will whisk you away to your hotel, where you can settle in and prepare for an amazing adventure. Explore the historic treasures of Athens on a guided city tour, visiting iconic sites such as the Acropolis, the Panathenaic Stadium, and the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Immerse yourself in Greek history at the Acropolis Museum, a true gem blending the past with the present. Next, set sail to the enchanting island of Mykonos, known for its picturesque white houses, charming streets, and iconic windmills. Take a leisurely stroll through the old port of Chora and experience the magic of Little Venice. Continue your journey to the captivating island of Santorini, where you’ll be captivated by its breathtaking views of the Caldera and the Aegean Sea. Indulge in the romance of this island paradise, from exploring the charming streets of Fira to witnessing the world-famous Santorini sunset. Finally, return to Athens, cherishing the memories of this extraordinary Greek adventure. Get ready to depart with a heart filled with the wonders of ancient history and the beauty of Greece’s vibrant cities.
Welcome to Greece! The country awaits you with open arms. At the Athens airport, meet with the local driver who will organize your transfer to the hotel. Check-in and enjoy the rest of the day.
Today, you’ll join our tour escort on a morning exploration tour of Athens, to visit the historic treasures of the city. The excursion will take you through the Panathenaic Stadium, The Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament House, the Constitution Square, and the Tombstone of the Unknown Soldier. And also, a stop by the trilogy; the Academy, the Athens University, the National Library. Your tour of Athens is incomplete without a visit to Acropolis, an ancient citadel on a rocky height that contains the ruins of several antiquated buildings of great historic importance. Wrap up your tour with a dropping by the spectacular Acropolis Museum, a blend of the modern and ancient civilizations. There is no better place to learn about the age of Greek history, art, and civilization than here. After the expedition ends, you can have the rest of the afternoon to yourself.
Endeavor to eat an early breakfast, so that you leave early for the port of Piraeus where a ferry out will be arranged to carry you to the Island of Mykonos, Greece’s most prominent Island and the most sophisticated of the Cyclades islands. On arrival in Mykonos, arrangements will be in place to pick you up and drop you off at your hotel. The rest of the afternoon can be spent at your volition, but we recommend a stroll through Chora, the old port, and Little Venice.
Free day. Mykonos is a piece of perpetual Cycladic beauty and a winner of nature’s lottery. The island, located on a rocky terrain has plenty to offer from its signature white and blue cubic houses, the tiny streets designed with pebble-stoned walkways, and the small white chapels that dot the city. Stop by the Mykonos Windmills with their particular cylindrical shape, white color, and straw-colored pointed roofs. A significant Mykonos monument, the windmills set on a small hill, southeast of Chora, that adding to the city’s aesthetics. Don’t forget to take as many pictures with your device when you visit the Paraportiani Church, a great architectural masterpiece located near the entrance to the Mykonos harbor.
Spend the morning at your leisure, but pack your luggage too. Later in the day, you’ll join the transfer to the port for onward departure to Santorini. At the Island, you’ll be chauffeured to your destination hotel on arrival and the evening will be spent as you deem fit, admiring the glorious views of the city. As part of your pastime, take a stroll through the streets of Fira, the panoramic capital of Santorini, seated on the rim of the Caldera. Spare some while to bask in the scenic sights of the volcano, the ocean, the buildings dipped in white paint, and the blue-domed churches.
Day at leisure. A single day is not enough to experience the enormous beauty in Santorini, to enjoy the spectacular sceneries, lie on the black sandy beaches and bask in the most romantic sunset, cheers if you have a partner to watch this sunset with. We recommend that you partake in the half-day tour (with extra charge) to the tiny volcanic islands of Nea Kameni and Palea Kameni set in the middle of the Santorini Caldera and take some time to float on the orange-colored hot waterfalls there. If you are on this tour with a lover, take them out for a romantic dinner at the edge of the Caldera, looking over what might be the most astonishing view in the world.
In the morning, after you’re done packing, you will be driven to the port, where you’ll board a ferry boat to Piraeus. Once you arrive at the port of Piraeus, join the ride to your hotel. Make yourself comfortable in your room and retire for the night.
Depending on your flight schedule, you will check out of the hotel at the due time and transferred to the Athens airport, where you will join a flight back home. But you won’t be leaving alone, you’ll be carrying the remarkable memories of Greek historic monuments and elegant cities.
We use a variety of hotels in each destination, so you may stay in a hotel different to that listed here. Hotels are selected closer to departure date; you will receive a confirmed list prior to your departure date.
Tourist Class Hotels: Museum Hotel / Dorian Inn / Cristal City Or Similar
First Class Hotels: President / Athens Avenue / Stanley Or Similar
Tourist Class Hotels: Golden Star / Sunrise / Zephyros Or Similar
First Class Hotels: Aegean Plaza / Rose Bay / El Greco Or Similar
Tourist Class Hotels: Alkistis / Aeolos / Kamari Or Similar
First Class Hotels: Manoulas Beach / Pelican Bay Art / Yiannaki Or Similar
7 Nights hotel accommodation in Athens, Santorini and Mykonos
- Half day Athens sightseeing Tour, English Speaking Guide / SIC Basis
- Ferry tickets Athens-Mykonos (07:30-12:45) / Santorini-Athens (15:30-23:25) / Economy class (Free seating)
- Entrance fees to the sites, during guided sightseeing tours
- Transfers from/to airport on arrival and departure
- All transfers as mentioned in the program
International flights are not included
Insurance is not included
- Pre & Post Tour Accommodation
- Optional Experiences
- High-Speed Boat Tickets (Highly Recommended) – You can add during the booking process
- Any Item, product or service not specifically listed under Included
- City Tax to be paid locally
- Tipping for guide, driver and hotel staff
- Personal Expenses
- Item, product or service not specifically listed under Included