TAILOR MADE GREECE IN 6 DAYS 5 NIGHTS

Tour Category:                      Greece in 6 days 5 nights

Tour Name:                            Greece in Myth

Duration:                                6 days 5 nights

Departure and End city:      Athens

Tour Type:                              Flights and Bus /Coach

Tour Highlights:                  See four UNESCO World Heritage Sites with an expert guide Explore important archeological sites at Epidaurus, Mycenae, Olympia and Delphi Stroll through the Delphi Archeological Museum and see relics like the Sphinx of Naxos Visit monasteries at the rock towers of Meteora

It will be a special Tailor made tour for individuals and will be held in order to meet the wishes and desires of our guests. For further information on pricing and departure dates, or have a very private and Tailor-made VIP Group tours please contact us via info@nartravel.com

Note: The itinerary below mostly for elite tours. You will be staying in 4-5 star hotels. 

 

Price: £ 720

 

DAY 1. Arriving to Athena by your flight. Meet with the transfer car at the airport. Overnight at your hotel.

Arriving to Athena Airport, welcome by your Professional tour guide and your driver with a luxury private car. You will be ahead to your 5 star hotel. After check-in your rooms and refreshing, meet with your guide again. In 1896, the first modern Olympic games were held at the Panathinaiko Stadium, giving a break to take a photo, starting with a full day of Athens walking tour. Your tour continues by visiting Zappeion and Zeus's temple The god of Olympos. Before visiting the AKROPOLIS museum, we continue on a tour of the city and museum of Athens with a short and pleasant walk from the theater of Dionysos and Herodion. The most impressive works; art works of everyday life, sculptures remaining from the time of the backstroke, caryals, and hilltop, the Partenon building, pediments and wall decorations will impress you.

You will have lunch in a local restaurant on the slopes of the Acropolis where you can see many beautiful places.  After your meal, you will be on your way to the spectacular view of the Saronic Gulf and you will see the most beautiful suburb of Athens (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza) and reach CAPE SOUNION.
Cape Sounion We are just 45 miles (72 km) from Athens, where you will be lazy after lunch. In the Cape the temple of Poseidon is located at a rocky peak that overlooks the sea.
On a clear day you will see the Aegean islands, one of the most breathtaking scenery in the world, with paths to Peloponnes and Kea. The Poseidon temple was built in 44 years before the milestone and the original Doric columns are still standing

On one of the columns there is a mural written by Lord Byron from the early 1800s. The cliff is 197 steps away from the sea.

Than you will be taken to your hotel. Overnight at your hotel.

Note: Lunch is included.

DAY 2. Athens - Corinth Canal - Mycenae - Epidaurus - Nauplia/Olympia

Meet with your guide at the lobby of your hotel. Leave Athens behind and head west to Corinth Canal - your first stop of the day! Linking the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf, the canal is narrow, and the ancient ships that once passed through have been replaced with bungee jumpers. After exploring, continue on to Mycenae for a walking tour. Learn about the development of Classical Greek culture as you walk through this fascinating archeological site. After lunch (own expense) in Mycenae, travel to Epidaurus for a tour of its archaeological site, stopping to see the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Sanctuary of Asklepios (shrine to the Greek god of medicine).  Continue to the pretty seaport town of Nauplia or Olympia (depending on your travel dates) to spend the night in a hotel.

Note: Dinner is included.

 

DAY 3. Nauplia - Olympia - Antirion - Delphi

After breakfast, set off with your guide by luxury coach, and visit the Archeological Site of Olympia. Home to the Atlis (Sanctuary of the Gods), the site was a worshipping place for ancient Greeks who came here pilgrimage to Zeus. See incredible ruins like the Stadium of Olympia, where the country’s ancient Olympic Games were held. In the afternoon, board your coach for a scenic drive to Antirion, passing the towns of Patras. Cross over the Rion-Antirion Bridge - considered a landmark of 21st-century Greece - and then sightsee independently in Antirion and the nearby town of Nafpaktos. Finish your day with a relaxing meal at your hotel in Delphi. Overnight at your hotel

Note: Breakfast and Dinner is included.

 

DAY 4. Delphi - Kalambakka

Rise early and meet your guide to explore Delphi - one of the most important archaeological digs in Europe. As you walk around this stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site with your guide, see monuments like the Sanctuary of Athena. Head inside the Delphi Archeological Museum and encounter numerous artifacts and relics that date back to 15th century BC. Watch out for the Charioteer of Delphi and the intriguing Sphinx of Naxos. After spending most of your day in Delphi, head to Kalambakka by coach, traveling through the eye-catching towns of Amphissa, Lamia and Trikala. Enjoy dinner at your hotel and then relax at leisure. Overnight at your hotel in central Kalambakka.

Note: Breakfast and Dinner is included.

 

DAY 5. Kalambakka - Meteora - Athens

Leave your hotel to visit the rock towers of Meteora - incredible sandstone peaks topped with 11th-century monasteries. With your guide, make your way up the walking trails to visit these monasteries. After spending the morning exploring Meteora, head back to Athens by coach, stopping in the town of Thermopylae and at Kamena Voural hot springs. Arrive back in Athens in the evening.

Note: Breakfast included.

 

DAY 6. Transfer to airport

After breakfast at your hotel, check-our your rooms. Free time at the city for shopping until the time your guide indicates. Transfer to the airport.

 

Includings:

·         Private arrival and departure airport transfers to and from your hotel

·         All planning, handling and operational charges

·         Privately guided sightseeing in air-conditioned vehicle (exceptions may apply)

·         Services of Professional English-Speaking Guide(s) and/or Tour Escort as detailed in your itinerary

·         All entrance fees mentioned in itinerary

·         Baggage handling, 2 pieces per person unless otherwise noted. (Please note that any additional luggage may require modification in vehicle size)

·         Other inclusions as noted in your itinerary



Exclusings

·         International and internal region airfare, unless otherwise stated

·         Meals other than those mentioned in itinerary

·         The cost of personal items such as laundry, drinks with meals or otherwise, additional incidentals, etc.

·         Airport Security Charges if levied by any airport to cover the cost of security arrangements and payable locally and Airport Departure Taxes (if applicable)

·         Optional and additional sightseeing not included in itinerary

·         Cost of obtaining passports or required visas where necessary

·         Any fees associated with using air miles for your air travel

·         Transport between your home and home airport/port/station

·         Gratuities unless stated in "What Your Land Price Includes"

·         Travel Protection Insurance

·         Other inclusions if not noted under "Includes"