Day 1: Athens
Departure from the US to Athens, Greece.
Day 2: Athens
On arrival in the Greek Capital, you will be welcomed by a Hellenic Representative at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Your hotel is located conveniently in the center of the city and allows you to stroll through Plaka bringing you a mingling of Old & New Athens.
Day 3: Athens (B)
After breakfast, your day will begin as the knowledge and guidance of a licensed guide will assist you with a half day sightseeing tour of Athens. You will be visiting the Acropolis, the awesome Parthenon, the Temple of Athens Nike as well as the Temple of Zeus. The tour will conclude with a visit to the Acropolis Museum. Consider an Optional Experience to see the Cape Sounion and the temple of Poseidon.
Day 4: Athens / Mykonos (B)
Today you will leave Athens and catch the high-speed ferry to Mykonos. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed at the port and transferred to your hotel. Mykonos is renowned for its cosmopolitan
character, spectacular beaches and intense nightlife. From as early as the 16th century, the windmills of Mykonos are its most recognized landmark.
Day 5: Mykonos (B)
Entice your senses by swimming, sunbathing and enjoying a range of water sports at some of Mykonos’ best beaches. Later in the evening visit the main town where many excellent restaurants, lounges and clubs will have you experiencing Greece’s most vibrant summer scene.
Day 6: Mykonos (B)
While in Mykonos you might take a quick sail over to one of the most important mythological, and archaeological sites in Greece, the island of Delos. Delos had a position as a holy sanctuary for a millennium before Greek Mythology made it the birthplace of Apollo and Artemis. While in Delos you must visit the famous row of Lions as well as the Sanctuary of Apollo and the Sanctuary of Dionysus.
Day 7: Mykonos / Santorini (B)
After breakfast, you will embark on a short cruise aboard a high speed ferry to Santorini. You will be transferred to your hotel overlooking the majestic caldera. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the romantic atmosphere of the island. Perched on a cliff with breathtaking views of the sunsets and the sea below creates the perfect setting for the next few days.
Day 8: Santorini (B,D)
Your morning is at leisure. In the early afternoon, you will be transferred to the port of Vlichada, where you will embark on your semi-private sunset sailing cruise. You will sail you to the Red and
Black sand beaches, sail past the volcano and hot springs. You will explore private bays for swimming and snorkeling. All this exploration leaves one hungry, so a light meal with many appetizers and salads will further enhance the experience.
Day 9: Santorini (B)
Today is your last day in Santorini. While in Santorini there are a few things you simply must do. Wine connoisseurs should enjoy a journey down the Santorini wine circuit through the inland villages of Karterados, Monolithos, Emporio and Perissa. End the day with a very romantic dinner experiencing the setting in the village of Oia.
Day 10 : Santorini / Athens / Home (B)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Santorini airport for your flight to Athens and then connecting to your flight back home.
Key: (B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner
Single Rooms: On all itineraries, single rooms are available to book a supplement. Speak to your travel specialist for pricing.
Airport Vehicle Transfers: Vehicle Transfers will be provided to guests who have provided Hellenic Holidays with their flight details.