Treasures of Greece
Based on 17 days/15 nights
This is the country full of legendary historic sites which span four millennia, where a visit can still seem like a personal discovery; the home to renowned Gods, Goddesses and mythology, who we learn about in our early childhood. Explore the land which gave birth to the world famous author Homer, historian Herodotus, and was the center of philosophy and its fathers: Socrates, Plato, Aristotle; which boasts to be the home to such legendary king as Alexander the Great, the country were democracy was first born, and theater was first founded. Besides this cultural and historical treasure discovery, modern Greece offers unforgettable taste of wonderful cuisine and wines; breathtaking, romantic islands and coastline providing peaceful, enjoyable experience.
Best time to travel:
April ~ May
September ~ October
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Treasures of Greece Travel Itinerary
Depart the USA on overnight flight to Athens.
Day 2 ~ Athens
After arrival in Athens you will be transferred to your hotel, close to Acropolis and Plaka which will give you the opportunity to wander a bit by yourself or rest. Surrounded by mountains with its seaport to the west, this is an ancient city with a tumultuous history.
Day 3 ~ Athens
We will spend the morning at the most famous site in Athens, Acropolis. This monument, crowned by the Parthenon, is considered the defining aspect of Athens and visible from virtually everywhere within the city. The Parthenon is regarded as an enduring symbol of Ancient Greece, Athenian democracy, western civilization and one of the world's greatest cultural monuments.
In the afternoon we will visit the splendid newly opened New Acropolis Museum.
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Accommodation for 15 nights at selected 3 and 4 star hotels
Two small bottles of water per day/per guest
Daily private sightseeing by comfortable air-conditioned car or van depending of the size of the group including professional driver and his expenses
English speaking and knowledgeable guide including his/her expenses
Entrance fees to the sites indicated in bold on the itinerary
All arrival and departure transfers
Complete information package with itineraries, travel and visa information, and luggage tags