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ATHENS & SANTORINI


Don't let the language barrier stop you from going to Greece. The Greeks are accommodating and friendly and most now speak enough English to help you find your way and even give you recommendations.

From USD 835 * | from £ 609.55*

per person sharing

Athens is the historical capital of Europe, with a long history, dating from  the first settlement in the Neolithic age.

Santorini - A thousand sunsets, a thousand memories, a thousand heartbeats, colours of blue red & gold streaking the sky … this is Santorini island..Poets have written about it, artists attempt to capture its beauty. Nothing can quite describe … the unsurpassed magic of Santorini.

Day 1
Athens International Airport - City Center (Athens)
Welcome to Athens. Transfer from Athens Airport to hotel in city center or Coastal region.


Athens By Night Tour and Greek Dance Show ( Athens )
The tour starts with a visit to the main Greek port of Piraeus, passing by the most important points of the city (City Hall, picturesque yacht's harbour of Microlimano etc). Following the principal avenues and passing by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, National Garden, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Catholic Cathedral, Academy, University, National Library, Old Parliament we arrive at Plaka. Short pleasant walk through the old unique Athens city to one of the popular taverns for dinner with live bouzouki music and Greek folk dances.

Highlights:
Port of Piraeus
Microlimano
Pass by the main ancient attractions in city centre to see the night reflect upon them
Show with Greek folk dances
Bouzouki music
small walking tour in Plaka

Inclusions:

Dinner
Transport by luxury bus
Professional tour leader
Athens centreal hotels pick up/drop off service
All taxes

Exclusions:

Gratuities (optional)
Drinks and beverages
Alternate TextAttalos Hotel
29 Athinas Str Monastiraki10554 Athen 1 Night(s)

Day 2
City Center - Piraeus seaport (Athens)
Check out from hotel in city centre and proceed towards Seaport.
Santorini Ferry Terminal - Hotels within city limts (Santorini)
Welcome to Santorini. Transfer to Hotel 

Day 3
Caldera Traditional Sunset Cruise ( Santorini )
Traditional Boat Sunset Cruise-Every Day - max 12 pax The Sunset Cruise starts from old port Ammoudi. Our first stop is the fishermen’s island Thirasia, for swimming. Our trip continues to Palea Kameni for a swim at the famous Hot Springs and next stop is the Volcano where you can go snorkeling, swimming, or just enjoy the sun. Cruising south we will see the Light House, the black rock of theIndian, the White Beach and the Red Beach, and enjoy the best sunset of the Mediterranean before we enter the port of Vlihada.

Highlights
Visit: VLYHADA, RED BEACH, WHITE BEACH, BLACK MOUNTAIN, VOLCANO,HOT SPRINGS, THIRASSIA, AMMOUDI.

Includes:
• Transportation from/to the hotel with a/c bus
• Maps and information about our island
• Lunch or dinner
• Snorkeling gear
• Towels

Meal menu
Ouzo,Soft Drinks,Traditional Dinner, (vegetarian meal available)

Day 4
Hotels within city limts - Santorini Ferry Terminal (Santorini)
Check out from hotel in (Kamari, Messaria, Vothonas, Monolithos, Fira, Karterados, Pyrgos, Ftelos) and proceed towards Santorini Ferry Terminal.
Piraeus seaport - City Center (Athens)
Transfer from Piraeus Seaport to Hotel in city centre.
Half Day Athens Food Tour ( Athens )
Each food walking tour includes mouth watering food tastings from the various specialty and food shops that we will pass along the way on a different “off-the-beaten-path” gastronomical route around central Athens. A tour you surely do not want to miss while you are in Athens. Join us to embark on a gastronomical journey through some of the original and historical neighborhoods of Athens. We meet at the Korai street where the tour begins. An array of colors sights and sounds engulf the visitor and, at once, activate the senses. Along the way you will see fruit and spice stalls, colorful and enticing delicatessens, aromatic and tempting bakeries and sweet shops and of course the famous food market of Athens. We will expertly guide and explain things to you en route and provide valuable insight not only about the unique and intricate culinary heritage of the Greeks but also of the cuisine we have all come to know as Mediterranean.

Highlights:

Food tasting
Walking experience through bakeries and sweet shops
Visit to the famous food market of Athens
Small group tours max 16 participants
Inclusions:

Food specialist guide
Brochure with all places visited by the tour
Food & Beverages sampling (22 various foods and drinks)
Exclusions:

Lunch or dinner
Gratuities (optional)
Hotel pick up and drop off
Additional Info:
Τhe meeting point is outside Panepistimio metro station at “Korai” pedestrian walkway, in front of the Zara Department Store at 09:15am. ZARA is located close to the Panepistimio metro station, at the corner of the pedestrian walk way Korai (opposite the University of Athens) and 32, Stadiou Street, next to Starbucks café. Your tour guide will hold the orange colored Athens Walking Tours sign to identify him/her. The food tour starts at 09:30 am.

Day 5
City Center - Athens International Airport (Athens)
Check out from hotel in city centre and proceed towards Airport.
 

**End of Services**

Includes:

  • 1 Night accommodation in Athens 
  • 2 Nights accommodation in Santorini 
  • 1 Night accommodation in Athens at the Acropolis Museum Boutique Hotel
  • Athens-Santorini Economy Class return ferry tickets
  • Sightseeing tours as per the itinerary are operated on shared basis or will depend as per your vehicle selection during Customisation
  • Return Airport Transfers on private basis
  • Inclusive of all current applicable taxes.City Tax is not included, it has to be paid directly by the guest at the time of check in.
     

Excludes:

  • Peak/festival period surcharge
  • Beverages NOT included in the quotation
  • Visas & International Airfare
  • Entrance Fee (unless specified)
  • Driver & Guide Tipping
  • Room service
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out
  • 50% supplement for arrival/departure transfer between 2200 hrs - 0700 hrs
  • If City / Resort Fees / Tourist taxes are applicable then the same will be Payable directly at hotel /Apartment.
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