- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Free Cancellation
- Duration: 4 Days
Departure Time :
Departure Details :
• From Athens we will meet you at your hotel reception area or other athens residence. , • Cruise ship guests: Free pickup at your Athens Cruise ship terminal providing we have the following deta.. read more
Return Details :
Return is to the same address.For Airport arrivals we can return you to a central Athens hotel
Cancellation Policy :
- If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
- If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
- If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
- Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
OverviewSit back in full leather comfort in one of our new Black Mercedes E-Class, AudiA6 or Mercedes Minibus models with WiFi as you travel from Athens to enjoy three nights boutique hotel accommodation in the stunning Pelion Peninsula, mythical home to the Centaurs and unspoiled Greece at its best. Pelion is a designated Natura 2000 area of outstanding natural beauty with clean mountain air, rich forest, pristine blue waters, & home to over 20 idyllic villages.
Our flexible 'go at your own pace' tour includes two full day tours to the UNESCO Meteora Monasteries, the ancient site of Thermopylae, and the villages & beaches of Pelion & is a great option for families, couples, small groups & all ages.
- Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Family friendly
Know More about this tour
Pelion rises from the Aegean coast between Athens & Thessaloniki it is a designated Natura 2000 area of outstanding natural beauty popular as a local touring destination for decades with over 20 villages in 'picture post-card' settings from mountain perches, to charming sea side fishing bays, to woodland hamlets (location for the movie mama mia). During this tour you have the opportunity to enjoy Pelions wonderful & unique mix of mountain, sea, forest, village & culture with guided tours developed with over 10 years experience in Pelion. Enjoy all this from your base, a Boutique A class & newly renovated 1884 traditional Pelion stone mansion house situated in the center of Portaria, the most popular & accessible village in Pelion and within easy walk of its beautiful sister village 'Makrinitsa'.
PROGRAM: DAY1 Thermophpylae & Pelion. From Pickup at your Hotel in Athens we reach after 2 hours the site of Thermopylae stopping to explore & enter the visitors center which recreates the ancient battle where King Leonidas led the 300 Spartans in 480BC. After, we continue to a very warm welcome and settle into your comfortable room enjoying the panoramic mountain views before we orientate you with details of the main sights, attractions and special cultural aspects of the region. Enjoy a spa experience or a stroll around the village to enjoy its setting & dine underneath the 900 year old Plane trees in the main square in an award winning restaurant. DAY 2: Villages & Beaches of Pelion. A full day tour of the most beautiful scenery on earth with time to explore at the pace of the group some of the most charming local villages in Pelion with their shady squares and traditional shops and blue flag beaches. Along the way your helpful and considerate guide will explain many interesting aspects of local history and culture. DAY 3: Meteora. After a fresh breakfast we travel to see two of the monasteries at Meteora. Built on a natural formation of sandstone rock pillars up to 400 meters high the 6 remaining monasteries date from the 14th century and form a remarkable & awe inspiring combination of nature and spiritual significance. As well as your visit you will be guided through their long history learning many amazing tales as you fill your camera with the majestic landscape views. DAY 4: We wish a fond goodbye to Pelion as we return by private transfer.
Tour 100% exclusive to your group
Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver throughout the day
Athens Hotel or Residence pickup & return
Cruise ship pickup & return
Airport pickup and or return where arrival/departure dates coincide with tour arrival/departure dates.
First class transport: Groups of 1 to 3: Mercedes E-Class or Audi A6 Black sedan; Group of 4 to 7 with Mercedes minivan and for groups up to 14 with Mercedes Luxury Sprinter. All new models with full leather, A/C, fridge.
Free Wi-Fi available with sedan & minibus.
4-Star or Boutique style Hotels including breakfast selected by us for quality, service, location convenience & guest satisfaction.
Food and drinks unless specified
Licensed guide for guiding in archaeological sites. Available on request
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
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