Smart Three

Duration: 8 days /7 nights
Panoramic view of Kalambaka city from Meteora
Package rate per person in double room in low season From 904

This package gives you the opportunity to get the best out of cosmopolitan Athens and traditional central Greece along with a first acquaintance with the life of the Greek islanders. Experience the vibrant city of Athens and its unique sites. Heave your anchor for a mini cruise to the picturesque islands of Hydra, Poros and Aegina. Then enjoy mainland's diverse and majestic natural environment, traditional villages and dramatic settings. Experience a first-hand feel at some of the most spectacular ancient sites that embody the rich Greek history, including Epidavros, Mycenae, the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus where one of the seven wonders of the ancient world was hosted, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, and last but not least the astonishing rock formations of majestic Meteora.

Arrival in Athens:  Every Friday, Saturday or Sunday (Nov 2018 – March 2019) & daily (April - October)

NOT INCLUDED:

  • International flight tickets
  • Personal expenses, beverages at lunch and/or dinner
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • VISA expenses
  • Stayover hotel tax (to be paid directly to the hotel)

*Optional private City Tour with additional cost

  • Day 1 – Arrival in Athens
    On arrival you will be met by our assistant and transferred to your hotel by our minibus or taxi driver. Rest of the day at leisure.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: -
     
  • Day 2 – Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour
    After breakfast we meet you at your hotel or close by, in order to start the morning Half Day Athens Sightseeing Tour.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast
     
  • Day 3 – One Day Cruise
    07.30 a.m. Transfer by motor coach from Athens center to Piraeus port to embark on the cruise ship in order to start the full day cruise to the 3 beautiful Islands of  Hydra – Poros – Aegina, which are nearby Athens (lunch on board is included). Return to Piraeus port at 7.15 p.m. and transfer back to your hotel in Athens.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
     
  • Day 4 - Arrival in Olympia
    Early in the morning, departure for the 4 days classical tour. Today visit ancient Mycenae and Epidaurus theatre, famous for its acoustics. After a short stop at Nafplion depart for Olympia through the central Peloponnesus.
    Overnight: Olympia
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 5 – Arrival in Delphi
    In the morning visit the sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the ancient stadium and the archaeological museum. Drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia and over the magnificent cable stayed bridge of Rio-Antirio. Arrive in Delphi.
    Overnight: Delphi
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 6 - Arrival in Kalambaka
    In the morning visit the archaeological site and the museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town situated at the foot of the astonishing rock formations of Meteora.
    Overnight: Kalambaka
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 7 - Return to Athens
    Visit Meteora. Amidst striking scenery, perched on 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 for overnight stay.
  • Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast
     
  • Day 8 – Departure from Athens
    After breakfast you will be met by our assistant at your hotel and transferred to the airport by our minibus or taxi driver for your departure flight.
    Overnight: -
    Meals: Breakfast
  • Day 1 – Arrival in Athens
    On arrival you will be met by our assistant and transferred to your hotel by our minibus or taxi driver. Rest of the day at leisure.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: -
     
  • Day 2 – Athens Half Day Sightseeing Tour
    After breakfast we meet you at your hotel or close by, in order to start the morning Half Day Athens Sightseeing Tour.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast
     
  • Day 3 – One Day Cruise
    07.30 a.m. Transfer by motor coach from Athens center to Piraeus port to embark on the cruise ship in order to start the full day cruise to the 3 beautiful Islands of  Hydra – Poros – Aegina, which are nearby Athens (lunch on board is included). Return to Piraeus port at 7.15 p.m. and transfer back to your hotel in Athens.
    Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
     
  • Day 4 - Arrival in Olympia
    Early in the morning, departure for the 4 days classical tour. Today visit ancient Mycenae and Epidaurus theatre, famous for its acoustics. After a short stop at Nafplion depart for Olympia through the central Peloponnesus.
    Overnight: Olympia
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 5 – Arrival in Delphi
    In the morning visit the sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the ancient stadium and the archaeological museum. Drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia and over the magnificent cable stayed bridge of Rio-Antirio. Arrive in Delphi.
    Overnight: Delphi
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 6 - Arrival in Kalambaka
    In the morning visit the archaeological site and the museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town situated at the foot of the astonishing rock formations of Meteora.
    Overnight: Kalambaka
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 7 - Return to Athens
    Visit Meteora. Amidst striking scenery, perched on 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 for overnight stay.
  • Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast
     
  • Day 8 – Departure from Athens
    After breakfast you will be met by our assistant at your hotel and transferred to the airport by our minibus or taxi driver for your departure flight.
    Overnight: -
    Meals: Breakfast

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.