athens, CRETE & SANTORINI
Priced From $2,050
10 Days | 9 Nights
This breath-taking Greek journey combines three of Greece’s most loved destinations. Your first stop is the ancient city of Athens, one of Europe’s most historic and cultural cities. You’ll then head to the island of Crete, which boasts some of Greece’s best quaint villages. Saving the best for the last, you’ll head to Santorini, Greece’s most photographed island, known for its picturesque cliff top towns and stunning vistas.
9 nights hotel accommodation
City tour with private guide in Athens, Crete and Santorini
Comprehensive sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary
High speed ferry: Crete- Santorini
Entrance fees to museums and sites as outlined in the program
Day 1: Arrive in Athens
Welcome to Athens! After clearing customs, you’ll meet your Sky Vacations ambassador who will transfer you to your hotel. The balance of the day is yours to explore this amazing city.
Day 2: Athens
Your private guide will meet you at your hotel and take you on a personal tour of the city. Highlights of your program will include a visit to the Acropolis, the new Acropolis Museum housing floors of artworks and a stroll through the heart of the ancient city, the Agora. After the tour, you may wish to explore the alleys of the wonderful flea market or enjoy a rooftop cocktail overlooking the city.
Day 3: Athens
Today your private guide will take you on a tour of the National Archaeological Museum which houses endless masterpieces of Greek history. After your museum visit, tour the charming streets of Plaka, at the foot of the Acropolis. Plaka is rich with shops, cafes, art galleries and the ideal place to spend time exploring. Tonight, a very special treat as you visit Cape Sounion as you watch the sunset behind the Temple of Apollo.
Day 4: Athens – Crete
Your driver will meet you at your hotel this morning and transfer you to the airport for your flight to Crete, the largest island in Greece. When you land, your Sky Vacations ambassador will assist you and transfer you to your hotel where the balance of the day is at leisure.
Day 5: Crete
A big today as you embark on a full day tour of Crete. You’ll explore villages and cities, taking in the very diverse culture the island has to offer with your guide leading the way.
Day 6: Crete
This morning you’re off to one of the most important archaeological sites in the world, the ancient Palace of Knossos, home of the Minoan civilization and considered Europe’s oldest city.
Day 7: Crete – Santorini
A morning transfer takes you to the port in Crete for your ferry to Santorini. As you arrive in Santorini, you will be met by your Sky Vacations ambassador and transferred to your hotel. Today is perfect to explore what many people consider to be the most beautiful island in the world. Don’t forget, gathering at sunset are a must!
Day 8: Santorini
After breakfast, your guide will take you an a full day tour of the island which will include the main town of Fira, stunning Oia and the ancient town of Akrotiri, which is still being excavated. You’ll have plenty of time after the tour to unwind and enjoy your hotel.
Day 9: Santorini
A full morning and afternoon on your own before transferring to the airport for your flight back to Athens, where you will overnight near the airport.
Day 10: Farewell Greece
It’s time to say goodbye to Greece – or maybe just “until next time.”
|LOCATION||NUMBER OF NIGHTS||ACCOMMODATION|
|Athens||3||The Electra Metropolis Hotel|
|Crete||3||Elounda Boutique Hotel|
Price is land only per person based on double occupancy. Restrictions apply.
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