Be it the Olympics or the mythical stories, Greece has a ton of them! Look at Illiad and Oddessey! They are classics that have inspired millions of adaptations in various formats. It’s the place where you can step into the ring where the forst Olympians participated. You can imagine the tales of Oracles at Delphi, you can take your special someone to the birthplace of Aphrodite, and pray to Zeus for greatness at Crete. Or simply be awestruck by the sunset and be thankful for being there to witness it.
Greece does this to you. Making you warm, comfortable and filled with joy.
Arrive at Athens, meet and greet with our representative and get checked in at your hotel.
Enjoy a morning of leisure after which you can take off on a half day tour of the city. Start the tour with Constitution Square (Syntagma), the House of Parliament, the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier and the National Library. The head to Herod Atticus Street, to see the Evzones in their picturesque uniform and the Presidential Palace. Head to the Acropolis but stop on the way to see the Hadrian’s Arch, the Temple of Olympian Zeus and the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held in 1896. On reaching Acropolis visit the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechteion and the Parthenon. Close the day with a visit to the New Acropolis Museum.
It's a self-driving day. leave for a 5 hour drive to Kalambaka with stop overs at Lamia, Karditsa and Trikala.
On settling in at Kalambaka the night before, start the day today with a visit to the monasteries in Meteora. Today you can experience the best wine in Thessaly in a wine tasting session at Diava. Go to the village of Diava, where the Loudas family has been producing wines since 2006. This family winery is known for its Roditis, Sauvignon Blanc, Xinomavro, Syrah and Merlot varieties. The Loudas Winehouse is a great place to sample some of Thessaly’s best-selling wines. Enjoy a heady evening with all the wine!
Today start for Delphi via Trikala, Karditsa and Lamia, on reaching Delphi, visit the Museum and the Archaeological site.
Leave for Athen today via Livadia and Kastro. It's time to take off from the land of Greek gods and bid them Antio sas! Time to fly back home.
- Accommodation for 5 nights in 4* hotel category (2 nights Athens, 2 nights Kalambaka & 1 night Delphi)
- Assistance by English speaking hostess upon arrival in Athens Airport
- Transfer by Mercedes taxi or Mercedes Mini van from Athens Airport to Athens
- VAT ( as per value of 08.02.2017, in case the taxes are modified, the rates will be modified as well)
- Civil liability insurance
- Car rental
- Organized Athens tour