5 Days Classical Tour

Including Nafplion, Olympia, Delphi & Meteora
Duration:
5 Days / 4 Nights - Every Monday
Bourtzi island castle, Nafplion city (Peloponnese)
per person in a double room 593

From the classic ancient Olympic Stadium at Olympia to the famous rock-tower monasteries of Meteora and Nafplio, the first capital of modern Greece - you'll visit some of the most iconic sites in Greece on this five-day tour from Athens.

From April 3rd to October 23rd, 2017 :  Every Monday

698 € per person (4 Star hotels H/B)
593 € per person (3 star hotels H/B)

Supplement for single room:
152 € per person in 4 stars hotels & 112 € per person in tourist class

  • DAY 1: Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidaurus, famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nafplion. Afternoon free. Overnight. (D)
  • DAY 2: Morning free. Depart around 12:30 for Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Then depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games. (B,D)
  • DAY 3: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia until the magnificent bridge which is crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, arrive in Delphi. Overnight. (B, D)
  • DAY 4: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town stated at the foot of the astonishing complex of Meteora, gigantic rocks. Overnight. (B, D)
  • DAY 5: Visit Meteora, among striking scenery, perched on top of huge rocks which seem to be suspended in mid-air, stand ageless Monasteries, where you can see exquisite specimens of Byzantine art. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia, Thermopylae (short stop to see across the road the Leonida’s Monument). Arrive in Athens early in the evening. (B)

Departure at approximately 08:45 - Return at approximately 19:00 (5th day)

  • Pick up / drop off service from most of the hotels in Athens
  • Visit of Epidaurus Theater
  • Visit of Mycenae Archaeological site & Tomb of Agamemnon
  • Visit of Olympia Archaeological site & Museum
  • Visit of Delphi Archaeological site & Museum
  • Visit of Meteora Monasteries (2 monasteries)
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Nafplion
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Olympia
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Delphi
  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Kalambaka (Meteora area)
  • 4 breakfasts
  • 4 dinners

Not included:

  • Your international airfare
  • Personal expenses, beverages at lunch and / or dinner
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • VISA expenses
  • This tour includes a complimentary pick-up / drop-off service from your hotel or other predefined spots in Athens and surrounding areas. Maximum duration of this service to gather tour participants is approximately 1 hour. Thus, pick-up time may vary for each guest and will be promptly provided by your personal agent.
  • The tour is bilingual, implemented in both english and french.
  • Clients staying at the coast will depart for their hotels, from G.O. terminal around 19:30hrs.
  • Appropriate clothing is required to visit the Monasteries. Long skirts below the knees for the ladies and long trousers for the gentlemen. The monasteries, also, provide long skirts before every entrance. The ladies can choose and wear a long skirt over their clothing, during the tour, and return it, prior to their departure.
  • The tour will not be materialized on the following dates: 
    • December 25, 2016
    • December 26, 2016
    • January 01, 2017
    • March 25, 2017
    • April 16, 2017
    • May 01, 2017
    • December 25, 2017
    • December 26, 2017