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Greece Ancient Greece and Family Time in Paradise 

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Journey through Greece with an itinerary tailor-made with you and your loved ones in mind! Prepared specifically for the family who is looking for an unforgettable experience; a combination of historical sites, guided visits and of course some downtime on the seaside in what can only be classified as Paradise.Kids will enjoy:• Discovering ancient ruin sites• Road trips & sw...

Journey through Greece with an itinerary tailor-made with you and your loved ones in mind! Prepared specifically for the family who is looking for an unforgettable experience; a combination of historical sites, guided visits and of course some downtime on the seaside in what can only be classified as Paradise.


Kids will enjoy:

• Discovering ancient ruin sites
• Road trips & swim breaks in the blue waters of the Mediterranean
• Devouring all of the delicious Greek food!


Parents will appreciate:

• The perfect balance of family-friendly activities and downtime
• Stress-free, expert trip planning and guidance from the local Agency in Greece 
• The safety of 24/7 on the ground assistance

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Arts and crafts
    Arts and crafts
  • Beach
    Beach
  • Learning activities
    Learning activities
  • Local cuisine
    Local cuisine
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Athens

Welcome to Europe's historic capital!

• Arrive at Athens Airport, meet with our representative and transfer to your hotel
• Depending on the time of your arrival you may begin surveying the charming landscapes and get a first glimpse of the city
Accommodation in Athens based on seasonality

Visited:
Athens

Day 2: Athens Discovery: ​Mythology, Acropolis Museum & Acropolis tour

Discover the birthplace of Democracy...

• Begin your morning with a delicious breakfast at your hotel and meet with our expert guide for an in-depth tour of the most significant, culturally rich sites in Athens
• Short break and a chance to indulge in Mediterranean cuisine at a local restaurant of your own choice
• Spend the afternoon exploring one of the world's most important museums, the Acropolis Museum. Your expert guide will lead the way connecting the past to the present through a series of fun games and activities!
• Take the rest of the afternoon to enjoy at your own leisurely pace

Accommodation in Athens based on seasonality

Visited:
Athens

Day 3: Athens, Thermopylae & Meteora

It's time for a good ol' fashion roadtrip!

• Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and afterwards pick up the rental car at the hotel reception.
On the road to Meteora (4h15), visit the statue of Leonidas in Thermopylae, where  the battle between ’The 300’ brave spartans and the huge Persian Empire took place. Sound familiar? 
• Option to go for an afternoon swim between Arkitsa and Kamena Vourla
•Arrival in Kalambaka, a village situated beneath the massive rocks of Meteora

Accommodation in Kalambaka based on seasonality

Visited:
Athens Meteora Kalambaka

Day 4: Ageless Monasteries of Meteora and Delphi

• Encounter the breathtaking site of Meteora and its ageless monasteries “balanced” atop giant stone formations, UNESCO World Heritage site
•Nature lovers should not miss the opportunity to hike through the winding stone paths and gaze up at the natural wonders more than 15 million years old!
•Depart for Delphi (3h15) stopping to take in the stunning views of Mount-Parnassus, the Corinthian Gulf and the monastery of Hosios Loukas in Boeotia

Accommodation in Arachova based on seasonality

Visited:
Kalambaka Meteora Delphi

Day 5: Delphi, Nafpaktos & Olympia

"The center of the world..."

• Breakfast at the hotel. Arrive at the foot of Mount Parnassus and explore the Sanctuary of Delphi, a UNESCO World Heritage site, once believed to be the center of the world!
•Depart toward Peloponnese. Stop in Nafpaktos to visit the impressive Venetian fortress, site of the Battle of Lepanto
•Possibility to go for a swim between Itea and Nafpaktos
•Evening Arrival in Olympia (3h15)

Accommodation in Olympia based on seasonality

Visited:
Delphi Olympia

Day 6: Olympia, Arcadia & Argolis

The cradle of the Olympic Games...

• Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and prepare for an exciting day!
• Begin by discovering the Alfeios River Valley and Olympia, the most important athletic and religious center of Greece!
•Explore the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archeological Museum
•Journey to Argolis along the spectacular route via Lagadia, Vitina. Arrive in either Tolo or Nafplio (3h)

Accommodation in Tolo of Nafplio based on seasonality

Visited:
Olympia Arcadia Argolide

Day 7: Agricultural Discovery in Argolis and Nafplio

• Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards explore the Argolis region. Visit the family-owned olive oil domain, MELAS to learn all there is to know about olive oil production. Oh yeah, don't forget about the tasting
• Drive to Mycenae and visit the Tomb of Agamemnon
•Continue onward to Nafplio, the first Greek Capital. Explore the old town either by strolling, a small bike carriage, a larger horse carriage, a train or a bus! If too many options to explore are blowing your mind, how about a break at a local cafe instead?


Accommodation in Tolo of Nafplio based on seasonality

Visited:
Argolide Nafplio

Day 8: Epidaurus and The Sunken City

• Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards visit the beautiful Theater of Epidaurus and Sanctuary of Asklepios, a UNESCO World Heritage site
• Discover the shallow waters of Kalymnos, a small port of the submerged ancient city. Best explored by boat or better yet, grab a mask and dive in for a closer look of the well preserved underwater ruins

Accommodation in Tolo or Nafplio based on seasonality

Visited:
Epidaurus Tolo Nafplio

Day 9: Sea Kayak Tour + Water Sports!

​It's not a vacation in paradise if you don't get wet...

•Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards grab a sea kayak and explore the medieval castle of Nafplio and the famous fort of Bourtzi set on a tiny inlet near the port. Paddle towards the old town for a closer look of the fortress of Palamidi and the breathtaking cliffs under Akronauplia• Arrive at a small secluded beach and enjoy delicacies and refreshments before engaging in some water sports such as SUP and water-cycle! or transfer back to Nafplio

Accommodation in Tolo or Nafplio based on seasonality

Visited:
Nafplio

Day 10: Return to Athens and Departure

• Breakfast at your hotel before returning to Athens via stunning, narrow passage of Corinth’s Isthmus (2h40)
• Drop off the rental car and prepare for departure 

Visited:
Nafplio Athens

Athens Meteora Kalambaka Delphi Olympia Arcadia Argolide Nafplio Epidaurus Tolo

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $790 / 10 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax 3 Pax 4 Pax
Price per person in 3 Stars hotel from 1st Apr to 31st May $790 $630 $720
Price per person in 3 Stars hotel from 1st June to 20th June $810 $640 $730
Price per person in 3 Stars hotel from 21st June to 10th July $850 $670 $750
Price per person in 3 Stars hotel from 11th Juley to 25th July $860 $680 $750
Price per person in 3 Stars hotel from 26th Aug to 30th Sept $800 $640 $720
Price per person in 3 Stars hotel from 1st Oct to 31st Oct $780 $620 $710
Price per person in 4 Stars hotel from 1st Apr to 31st May $1,020 $860 $270
Price per person in 4 Stars hotel from 1st June to 20th June $1,040 $880 $960
Price per person in 4 Stars hotel from 21st June to 10th July $1,080 $900 $980
Price per person in 4 Stars hotel from 11th July to 25th Aug $1,090 $910 $980
Price per person in 4 Stars hotel from 26th Aug to 30th Sept $1,030 $870 $950
Price per person in 4 Stars hotel from 1st Oct to 31st Oct $1,010 $850 $940

Included in price:

  • Customization of this trip with your Local Agency in Greece
  • Tourist Tax covered by Local Agency
  • Transfer from the airport
  • Hotel category according to your choice
  • 9 nights accommodation
  • Car Rental from Day 3 to Day 10
  • Organized excursion: Mythology Acropolis Museum and Acropolis Tour
  • 24/7 On the Ground Support
  • Tour Itinerary Printed with Vouchers

Not included in price:

  • Personal Expenses
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees to archaeological sites and museums
  • Overnight taxes in the hotels 3 euros per room/per night in 4*star hotels 1,5 euros per room/per night in 3*star hotels

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