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 1019

This package provides the ideal opportunity to experience vastly diverse aspects of Greece. The cosmopolitan city of Athens, the more traditional parts of the mainland and of course the Greek islands. Start your journey from Athens, where ancient ruins lie next to contemporary buildings and stand in awe at marvelous coming together of two eras that are millennia apart. Heave your anchors for a mini cruise to the picturesque islands of Hydra, Poros and Aegina where you will traverse the local trails leading to secluded sandy beaches. Travel through mainland's vivid natural environment sprinkled with graphic villages which encompass true Greek hospitality. Immerse yourself in the rich history, including Epidaurus, Mycenae and the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus. Finally, you will bear witness to one of the world's most unique geological formations when you visit Meteora, where you can see monasteries hanging on for dear life on the cliff sides raising up from the valley. Make the smart choice and book now!

Arrival in Athens:  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 at 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 will 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
    Early in the morning you have a transfer by motor coach from Athens centre 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 and Aegina, which are nearby Athens (lunch on board is included). Return to Piraeus port in the evening and transfer back to your hotel in Athens.
  • Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
     
  • Day 4 - Arrival at Olympia
    Early in the morning, you will depart for a 4-day classical tour of the mainland. First you will visit ancient Mycenae and the Epidaurus theatre, a structure renowned for its acoustics. After a short stop at Nafplion you shall depart for Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games, in a trip that will take you through the heart of Peloponnesus. Overnight in Olympia.
    Overnight: Olympia
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 5 – Arrival at Delphi
    In the morning you’ll visit the sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the ancient stadium and the archaeological museum. Afterwards, drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia and over the magnificent cable bridge of Rio-Antirio. Arrive at Delphi, where you will spend the night.
    Overnight: Delphi
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 6 - Arrival at Kalambaka
    After a morning visit to the archaeological site and the museum, start your trip 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 Byzantine monasteries. 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 at 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 will 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
    Early in the morning you have a transfer by motor coach from Athens centre 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 and Aegina, which are nearby Athens (lunch on board is included). Return to Piraeus port in the evening and transfer back to your hotel in Athens.
  • Overnight: Athens
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
     
  • Day 4 - Arrival at Olympia
    Early in the morning, you will depart for a 4-day classical tour of the mainland. First you will visit ancient Mycenae and the Epidaurus theatre, a structure renowned for its acoustics. After a short stop at Nafplion you shall depart for Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games, in a trip that will take you through the heart of Peloponnesus. Overnight in Olympia.
    Overnight: Olympia
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 5 – Arrival at Delphi
    In the morning you’ll visit the sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the ancient stadium and the archaeological museum. Afterwards, drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia and over the magnificent cable bridge of Rio-Antirio. Arrive at Delphi, where you will spend the night.
    Overnight: Delphi
    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
     
  • Day 6 - Arrival at Kalambaka
    After a morning visit to the archaeological site and the museum, start your trip 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 Byzantine monasteries. 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.

RATES (per person in Euros, for the package described)
Group 1

Athens: 3-star Philippos (standard room) or similar

SeasonTripleDoubleSingle
April 01 - 309521.0191.392
Aug 01 - 319731.0351.435
May 01 - July 31 & Sept 01 - Oct 319841.0671.504
Group 2

Athens: 4-star Athens Cypria (superior room) or similar

SeasonTripleDoubleSingle
April 01 - 301.0271.1091.669
May 01 - Oct 311.0531.1521.749
Group 3

Athens: 5-star Electra Palace (classic room) or similar

SeasonTripleDoubleSingle
April 01 - 30 & Aug 01 - 31 & Oct 01 - 311.1331.2751.888
May 01-31 & July 01-311.1491.2851.941
June 01-30 & Sept 01-301.1761.3121.968