Classical Greece Highlights: 4-Day Tour From Athens With Meteora

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
  • Departure Details :
    Centrally located Athens hotels
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Explore the glory of ancient Greece with this four day classical tour from Athens. With this unique tour visit and enjoy five UNESCO'S world heritage sites.

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Know More about this tour

Day 1: Depart from Athens for the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive to Epidaurus and visit the ancient theatre, world famous for its outstanding acoustics. Proceed to Nauplia (short stop) and through the plain of Argos arrive at Myceane. Visit the archaeological site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. In the afternoon (optional stop for souvenirs), depart for Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games.

Overnight accommodation: Olympia, Arty Grand Hotel (4-star) or Antonios Hotel (3-star), based on your choice

Day 2: Visit the Olympia archaeological site featuring the Temple of Zeus, the Temple of Hera, the altar of the Olympic flame, the stadium, and the archaeological museum. Depart via Patras (short stop) to Rion, and cross the Corinthian Bay by bridge to Antirion. Pass by the city of Nafpakros and, from there, continue along the coastal road to Delphi, known in ancient times as the 'navel of the world.' In the afternoon, visit the picturesque mountain village of Arachova.

Overnight accommodation:Delphi, Apollonia (4-star) or Delphi Palace Hotel (3-star)

Day 3: Visit the archaeological site and the museum of Delphi. Depart for Kalambaka,a small town built at the foot of the majestic grey rocks and crowned by the Meteora Monasteries (short stop by Lamia).

Overnight accommodation:Divani Kalambaka (4-star) or Orfeas Hotel (3-star)

Day 4: Leave in the morning for nearby Meteora to visit the remarkable Byzantine monasteries. Return to Athens, passing the heroic monument of Leonidas of Sparta at Thermopylae.

Inclusions

  • 3 nights accommodation in centrally located hotels
  • Entrance fees
  • Breakfast & Dinner every day
  • Professional guide
  • Free WI-FI at hotels and coaches
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel accomodation tax

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

To enter the monasteries, appropriate clothing is required. Ladies should not wear short skirts and must have long sleeves. Men are not allowed to wear shorts.

Please note that from 1/1/2018, a new hotel accommodation tax has been applied and should be paid directly in hotels as following: 5* hotels - 4 Euro per room/per night, 4* hotels - 3 Euro per room/per night, 3* hotels - 1.5 Euro per room/per night.