Experience the sensations of the magical Greek island of Santorini, famous worldwide for their unique landscapes, its blue-water seducing beaches, its folklore and culinary delights as well as its extraordinary night life. At the same time, go deep into the history of western civilization by feeling its vibrations and dynamics when visiting the magnificent ancient monument of the Acropolis of Athens, the capital of Greece. The place where Democracy was first established and practiced in the 5th century B.C. Delphi oracle, the navel of the earth according to the ancient beliefs, will stage for us once again the historical events that were related to this centuries old sacred place. The enormous Meteora rocks, with the Byzantine monasteries built on top of them, will reveal a world that comes out of the surreal.
Tour of the city of Athens by coach with photo stops.
Folklore dance and music show with local cuisine delicacies.
Tour of the monument of the Acropolis.
Tour of the modern Acropolis museum.
Unforgettable passenger-ship sail in the Aegean Sea towards the islands of Santorini and Mykonos.
Wine tasting in the island of Santorini to appreciate the delicious local spirits.
Fira, capital of Santorini, unforgettable evening Caldera walk.
Oia, romantic sunset overlooking the famous blue-domes of the Caldera.
Delphi ancient oracle and the surrounding monuments of the site.
Meteora sky-high rocks with the Byzantine monasteries built on top of them.
Taste the mouthwatering Indian and local cuisine meals throughout the trip.
Day 1 | Arrival in Athens
Arrival at Athens airport and transfer to a local Indian restaurant for lunch. After lunch, hotel check in and relaxation. In the evening, Athens by night bus tour with stops at Syntagma square and the all-marble Olympic stadium. In the night, folklore show with live songs and dancing. Greek cuisine dinner.
Day 2 | Athens
After breakfast, guided Athens city tour by coach and photo stops. Next, guided tours to the Acropolis monument (on foot) and 15 minutes’ walk to the modern Acropolis museum for an indoor guided tour. Walk in the old area of Athens named Plaka for souvenir shopping. Lunch at an Indian restaurant and transfer to the hotel by coach. Free time in the evening and dinner at an Indian restaurant in the night.
Day 3 | Santorini
Morning transfer to the port of Athens for embarkation to the ferry for the island of Santorini. Approximately 5 hours sail to our destination. Hotel check in and lunch at an Indian restaurant. Afternoon wine tasting at a famous winery of the island. Evening walk at the volcano Caldera in the spectacular city of Fira. Greek dinner and transfer to the hotel for the night.
Day 4 | Santorini
After breakfast, coach tour of the island of extraordinary island of Santorini with stops at the sightseeings. Lunch at Indian restaurant. Transfer to the beautiful town of Oia for city walk in the picturesque narrow streets and the world famous Oia sunset with the sun setting into the sea. Coach ride for dinner at an Indian restaurant and transfer to the hotel for the night.
Day 5 | Athens
After breakfast, free morning and transfer to the port for the ferry back to Athens. Hotel check in after arrival and dinner at an Indian restaurant. Transfer to the hotel for the night.
Day 6 | Delphi
Morning departure for Delphi archaeological site. Guided tour of the monument’s oracle, temples, theater, stadium and museum. Walk through the unspoiled old forest of pine trees. Afternoon departure for Meteora and overnight.
Day 7 | Meteora
Morning tour of the huge rocks with their divine Byzantine monasteries. The unique landscape leaves visitors breathless. The centuries old Christian monasteries take us to spiritual journeys. Afternoon departure for Athens and overnight.
Day 8 | Athens/ airport
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for departure back home after this memorable voyage!