Discovery of Athens, Naxos & Santorini
This tour takes you on a thrilling journey through the country’s history and natural beauty. Discover the ancient treasures of Athens, including the iconic Acropolis and the impressive Acropolis Museum. Then, sail away to the stunning islands of Naxos and Santorini, where you can enjoy the picturesque Cyclades scenery, charming villages, and world-renowned sunset views. With leisure time in each location, this trip offers the perfect balance of guided exploration and personal discovery. Take home unforgettable memories of Greece and consider extending your stay to soak up more of this beautiful country.
Welcome to Athens! Upon your arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel for check-in. After that, you are free to use your time as you wish.
The city of Athens has its roots in ancient myths, and a guide will be available to help you explore its treasures during a morning sightseeing tour. Your itinerary will take you to various landmarks, including the Panathenaic Stadium, Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch, Parliament, the Unknown Soldier memorial, the Academy, University, National Library, and Constitution Square (Syntagma). The Acropolis, which is a timeless symbol of democracy, education, and inspiration, will be your next stop. Finally, the tour will conclude with a visit to the impressive Acropolis Museum, which includes entrance fees. The remainder of the afternoon is free for you to enjoy as you wish.
Transfer to Piraeus port in the morning and board the ferry to Naxos. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel you have chosen.
Spend a day at your leisure and relish in the beautiful sights of ancient churches, monasteries, and Venetian castles perfectly blending in with the cubic houses of Cyclades. Explore the medieval architecture of the Venetian town of Chora, which is one-of-a-kind and worth experiencing.
Transportation to the port followed by embarking to Santorini. Upon arrival in Santorini, you will be transferred to the hotel of your choice.
Take advantage of a free day to unwind and soak up the beauty of Santorini. Stroll along the charming streets of Fira, the island’s capital, situated on the edge of the Caldera. Marvel at the stunning vistas of the volcano, ocean, white-washed buildings, and iconic blue-domed churches. Explore the nearby villages of Oia, Firostefani, and Imerovigli and revel in the world-renowned sunset views while sipping on the famous local wine. Ensure to enjoy the day to the fullest by taking in all that Santorini has to offer. Remember to appreciate the beauty while cherishing the memories.
Enjoy a leisurely morning before proceeding to the port for your ferry ride from the Island of Santorini to Piraeus port in Athens. After reaching Piraeus, you will be transferred to your hotel. Take some time to settle in and unwind.
On the eighth day of your trip, you will be transferred to the Athens airport based on your flight schedule. You can carry the amazing memories of your Greek vacation with you in your luggage. If you wish to extend your stay, you can also book extra nights. We hope you had a wonderful time and look forward to hosting you again on your next visit.
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: Crystal City / Jason Inn / Dorian Inn Or Similar
First Class Hotels: Athenaeum Hotels / Athens Avenue / President / Stanley / Golden Age Or Similar
Tourist Class Hotels: Xenia / Grotta Or Similar
First Class Hotels: Naxos Palace / Astir of Naxos / Porto Naxos Or Similar
Tourist Class Hotels: Nikolas / Zephyros / Makarios / Caldera Romantica / Santellini / Sigalas Or Similar
First Class Hotels: Aegean Plaza / Rose Bay / El Greco / Santorini Palace / Strogili / Kallos Imar / Goulielmos Or Similar
7 Nights hotel accommodation in Athens, Santorini and Naxos
- Explore Athens’ ancient myths and treasures with a guided morning sightseeing tour
- Take a ferry from Piraeus port to Naxos, where you can relax at your leisure time
- Discover the unique medieval architecture of the Venetian town of Chora, a one-of-a-kind experience that shouldn’t be missed
- Transfer to Santorini and enjoy a free day to soak up the island’s beauty
- Enjoy a leisurely morning before heading back to Athens via ferry and settling into your hotel for some relaxation time
- All transfers as mentioned in the program.
- Transfers from/to airport on arrival and departure.
- Ferry tickets Piraeus-Naxos (07:25-12:30) / Naxos-Santorini (12:50-14:50) / Santorini-Piraeus (15:30-23:15) / Economy Class
Flights not included
Insurance is not included
- Pre & Post Tour Accommodation
- Optional Experiences
- High-Speed Boat Tickets (Highly Recommended) – you can add during the process of the booking
- City Tax to be paid locally
- Tipping for guide, driver and hotel staff
- Personal Expenses
- Item, product or service not specifically listed under Included