Discover the charm of Greece! Learn about its history and ancient civilizations and explore the local culture and cuisine. Start in Athens, the Cradle of Western Civilization, and explore the markets, restaurants, and some of the most iconic monuments in the world. Marvel at the spectacular Acropolis, visible from almost every part of the city, or the stunning Parthenon, an architectural masterpiece. Catch a ferry to Mykonos, with its famous bars and gorgeous beaches. Or make your way to Santorini with its dramatic rocky landscape and watch the spectacular views over the breathtaking Caldera. Visit the magnificent Minoan ruins on Crete. Add Paros to your itinerary and head to its blonde-sand beaches and cliff-top villages. We have set programs to Greece however, tours can be custom-crafted to suit your needs.
ATHENS CITY BREAK: 3 DAYS/2 NIGHTS
DAY 1:- Welcome to Athens Greece
Arrival at Athens International Airport, meet and transfer to your hotel for check in. Remaining of your day at leisure for your first taste of Athens. Discover Plaka, the oldest district of Athens, located under the Acropolis, the only district a visitor may see the Greek capital as it was 100 years ago or enjoy your shopping at Ermou, Kolonaki and Voukourestiou streets.
Overnight at hotel in Athens.
DAY 2: Saturday – Athens City tour (B)
Breakfast at the hotel and day at disposal.
You will have the possibility (optional) to visit Acropolis and Museum of Acropolis on your own or in organized tour in English Language or on Private basis in Polish Language.
This tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop). Continue with a panoramic drive passing by the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian’s Arch, St.Paul’ s church, Zappion Hall, the Parliament (ex. Royal Palace) and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Schliemann’ s house, Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, the University, the National Library and the Constitution Square (Syntagma).Later we will make our way to the Acropolis, an UNESCO’ S world heritage monument to visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion with its porch of Maidens and finally “the harmony between material and spirit”, the monument that “puts order in the mind”, the famous Parthenon.
Continue with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysus Theater and visit a modern architectural building, the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum.
Overnight at the hotel in Athens.
DAY 3: ATHENS DEPARTURE (B).
Departure, transfer to the airport. End of services.Rates are per person in CAD$ based on dbl occ.
4Star Hotels from CAD$595 p/p, 01/04-30/04/2023 01/07-31/08/2023 & CAD695 p/p/, 01/05-30/06/2023 01/09-31/10/2023
5Star Hotels from CAD$695 01/04-30/04/2023 & CAD$750 01/05-31/07/2023 01/09-31/10/2023 & CAD$695 01/08-31/08/2023
Tour cost includes, 2 nights hotel accommodations, daily breakfast, private round-trip airport transfers with meet and greet service and half-day Athens sightseeing tour.Not included: Local Tourist Tax approx. €1.5 -4, per night to be paid locally at the hotel.
GREECE CURATED LONG STAYS
Our Curated Long Stays programs to Greece provide you the opportunity to unpack, relax and explore at your own pace for up to a month or longer. Enjoy local living in a central location close to restaurants, shopping, and attractions. Our Curated Long Stays program provides unbeatable value and includes a Plaza Premium Airport Lounge pass* (Toronto airport only) to get your vacation off to a great start. This program includes superior apartment-style accommodations close to local attractions, private airport transfers in-country with meet and greet services, as well as the services of a local representative during your stay (some Curated Long Stays include a Host). All programs allow you the flexibility to add on locally guided excursions or any other concierge service. Please enquire with your travel advisor about current air schedules.
Discover the charm of Greece and spend 20 nights exploring the fantastic beaches, traditional villages and amazing attractions!Start in Athens, the Cradle of Western Civilization, and explore the markets, restaurants, and visit the spectacular Akropolis and the stunning Parthenon, an architectural masterpiece. Then continue to Heraklion, Crete and stay at the Albatross Apartments In the popular resort area of Amadoura known for its 5 km long golden sandy beach and crystal blue water lined with shops, restaurants, bars and cafes. You are just 7 km from the centre of Heraklion where you can discover the many museums and the fantastic archaeological sites in the region, the vineyards and the famous Heraklion open market where you can buy fresh fish and local specialties.
|Dates||Departure||Number of Nights||Cost|
|March 1, 2024||Toronto||22||$3,995|
Private Guided Tours:
Our travel advisors will ensure every detail is looked after, while our professional local guides provide local in-depth destination knowledge. Our travel advisors will ensure you have an enjoyable and authentic experience. Please, speak to your travel advisor about customizing your travel experience to Greece. We can assist you with adding on additional concierge services, extensions, room upgrades, food tours, walking tours, and cultural excursions with our private guided tours.