Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, historically also known as Hellas, is a country located in Southern Europe, with a population of approximately 11 million as of 2016. Athens is the nation’s capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki. Greece is located at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa. Situated on the southern tip of the Balkan Peninsula, it shares land borders with Albania to the northwest, the Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north, and Turkey to the northeast. The Aegean Sea lies to the east of the mainland, the Ionian Sea to the west, the Cretan Sea and the Mediterranean Sea to the south. Greece has the longest coastline on the Mediterranean Basin and the 11th longest coastline in the world at 13,676 km (8,498 mi) in length, featuring a large number of islands, of which 227 are inhabited. Eighty percent of Greece is mountainous, with Mount Olympus being the highest peak at 2,918 meters (9,573 ft). The country consists of nine geographic regions: Macedonia, Central Greece, the Peloponnese, Thessaly, Epicurus, the Aegean Islands (including the Dodecanese and Cyclades), Thrace, Crete, and the Ionian Islands. Greece is considered the cradle of Western civilization, being the birthplace of democracy, Western philosophy, Western literature, historiography, political science, major scientific and mathematical principles, and Western drama, as well as the Olympic Games.
Arrive into Athens. Transfer from Airport to your hotel in Athens. Free at Leisure. The tour starts with passing by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, National Garden, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Catholic Cathedral, Academy, University, National Library, Old Parliament and a quick photo shop at Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympics took place 1896 and after the photo shop we arrive at Plaka for short orientation walking tour followed by dinner at an Indian restaurant and then transfer to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Piraeus Port to take a normal ferry to Mykonos. Arrival in Mykonos around 1200-1230 Hours. Arrive in Mykonos and transfer to the hotel. Check-in to the hotel and day free at Leisure. Evening transfer to Mykonos town for a walking tour of Mykonos. After being picked up from your hotel, join your guide for a discovery of Mykonos Town, also known as Chora. A charming port town with white-washed buildings contrasting against the deep blue sea, there is a lot more than meets the eye. See the famous windmills that stand out against the skyline and head to the quaint neighbourhood of Little Venice, where the town meets the sea. Soak up the picture postcard sights as we continue along the winding streets bordered by bright white buildings, blue shutters and hanging flowers to Paraportiani
Church and the fishing port. Head along the main shopping area, Manto Square, and then enjoy some free time to explore the town at your leisure. Pick up some souvenirs or simply enjoy the atmosphere. Dinner at an Italian / Greek Restaurant. Transfer back to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Day free at leisure. Optional tour of Delos Island. Evening transfer to an Indian restaurant for dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Take a high speed ferry to Santorini. Around noon arrival in Santorini where you will be met by our assistant. Check-in to the hotel lunch on own. Walking tour of Fira town. The walk through the narrow streets of Fira is a typical representation of the most common characteristic of the Cycladic islands, the small shops packed one next to the other, the pebbled streets, the traditional houses with the small blue and sun-burned verandas and of course the amazing view which distinguishes Santorini from every other island.You can walk the Golden Street, named by the mass of jewellery shops gathered, towards Firostefani-the extension of Fira. You can also enjoy some coffee to one of the many cafes; have breakfast or just enjoy coffee with a heavy dose of caldera view. Do not forget to follow the signs that point towards the Cable Cars and enjoy the course. Later, dinner in a local Greek restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Post Lunch, start your journey with Red Beach with a short photo stop at the famous volcanic beach, well known for the unique color of the sand, its soaring red lava cliffs and clear green waters. Enjoy free time and relax at one of the longest black sandy beaches in the Cyclades and the most popular beach of Santorini. After exploring Perissa Beach, move on to explore one of the oldest and most authentic traditional villages of Santorini, built like a small labyrinth and visit its medieval fortress(15th century), Emporio Village. Post the village visit Profitis Ilias Mountain-highest point in Santorini. Finish your tour with a short stop at the highest peak of Santorini (567 meters) to admire the striking panoramic view of the entire island. Later, transfer to the popular village of Oia and the most photographed place in Greece. Enjoy free time to experience its legendary sunset. Post sunset move to an Indian restaurant for dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and transfer to port to take a high speed ferry to Athens. Evening, arrive in Athens and transfer to the hotel. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out Around 0730 hours, city tour of Athens including Acropolis entrance fees. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided half day tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens. The Athens half day tour, depart for a photo stop at Panathinaiko Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus. You will then pass the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church and finally Acropolis, visit Propylae, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens. Around 1100 hours transfer to the airport, to take connecting flight to your international destination.
- Up to 3 star accommodation at hotel or in private apartments.
- Sightseeing on SIC basis.
- Visa cost.
- Airport transfer.
- No hidden expenses.
- Comfortable air conditioned vehicle for hassle free journey.
- Dry snacks hamper.
- Pushpam tours cap and sling bag.
- All Major Meals (Breakfast, Dinner).
- All sightseeing fees.
- All Inclusive Tour (Inclusive of all necessary taxes).
- Mandatory city tax to be paid directly.
- Tips and porter-age.
- Whatever not mentioned above.
- Drinking Water.
- Items of personal nature like mini bar, drinks during meals, etc.
- Personal expenses which is not mentioned in inclusion.
- Any other meals than those mentioned above.
- Any upgradation in airline class or hotel room category.
- Any other meals than those mentioned above.
- Any extra cost incurred on behalf of any individual due to illness, accident, hospitalization or any personal emergency.