Athens Greece Short Vacation with Sightseeing

A short and flexible Stopover stay in Athens with sightseeing included and optional tours

Nov 2016-  Oct 2017

3 nights packages from Euro 259 per person

Arrival any day

Short Vacation Package includes:

Athens Acropolis short holiday
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation with breakfast in the hotel category of your choice
  • City tour of Athens with visit to the Acropolis Museum (other optional tours can be added)
  • Afternoon visit to Cape Sounion
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • Taxes and service charges

For Optional tours and tour descriptions scroll to the bottom of this page!

Rates per person in
Euros ($ rate varies depending the exchange)

3 nights package
per person 

Extra Night
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STANDARD HOTEL
Hotel Candida *** or similar
Nov 2016 - Mar 15, 017

259 406 217 RQ RQ RQ
Mar 16 - Oct 31, 2017 314 471 274      
FIRST CLASS HOTEL
Hotel Novus**** or similar
Nov 2016-Mar 15, 017
311 503 252      
Mar 16 -  Oct 31, 2017 359 569 314      
DELUXE HOTEL
Radission Blu Park*****
371 605 309      
Mar 16 -  Oct 31, 2017 443 740 364      

Optional tours from Athens - half day, full day tours and longer 2, 3,4  day tours
2016-2017

ATHENS BY NIGHT

 Night bus tour including dinner and show of folklore dances and songs
Your evening will start with a drive to Piraeus and its natural harbors, such as lively Zea with its busy yacht marina and tiny Mikrolimano, one of the most picturesque corners of Piraeus. Then, return to Athens for dinner in Plaka, the old city, in a typical Greek tavern with folk music and dancers.
Runs:  (20h15-00h30) April to October
Every Thursday, Saturday
Child age: 04-12 years (0-3 years children free)
Price per person: Adult: 62.00 € / Child: 44.00 €

ANCIENT CORINTH

 Half Day Bus Tour
Leave Athens and drive South West until we reach the Corinth Canal which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea (short stop). Drive on and visit the ancient town of Corinth where St. Paul lived and preached for two years. The remains of the City, which include the Agora (market place) and
Apollo’s Temple (6th century B.C.) clearly show how rich and important Corinth was in Ancient Times. A short stop at the Site of the Ancient Port of Cehries, where St. Paul disembarked, will conclude the visit. Return to Athens in time for lunch.
Runs: Monday and Friday from 19 April to 25 October (08h45-14h00)
Price per person: Adult: 62 € / Child: 40,00 €

DELPHI Excursion

Category: Full Day Bus Tour
Description: Drive through the fertile plain of Beotia, crossing the towns of Thebes connected with the tragedy of King Oedipus – Levadia and Arachova (short stop on the way back). Arrive at Delphi, the center of Ancient World – the “Omphalos” (Navel of Earth) – whose prestige extended far beyond the boundaries of the Hellenic World. On the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of unparalleled
beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios. Visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum. Lunch in the modern village of Delphi, return to Athens by the same route.
Runs: Daily April 1st to October 31st (08h45-19h00)
Adult: 106 € with lunch  / Child: 68,00 € with lunch.

Corinth Mycenae and Epidaurus Theatre Full day bus tour

Leave by the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea. Short visit. Drive to Mycenae, the Homeric city of Atreides, the city “rich in gold” of the ancient poets. Visit the Lion’s Gate, the Cyclopean Walls and the Royal Tombs. Lunch in the modern village of Mycenae. Depart for Nafplion through the fertile plain of Argolis, the picturesque town nestling at the foot of a cliff crowned by the mighty ramparts of the Palamidi Fortress. Short visit. Leave for Epidaurus, to visit the Theatre (4th century B.C.) famous for its astonishing acoustics. Return to Athens by the National road connecting Epidaurus with Corinth.
Operates:
April 1st - October 31st Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays (08h45-19h00).
Price per person: Adult with lunch: Euro 113 per person /Child: Euro 69


One DAY CRUISE TO THE Greek ISLANDS AEGINA, POROS & HYDRA From Athens

Full Day Boat Tour
Pick up at your hotel at 7:30 a.m. and transfer to Piraeus for the embarkation. Cruise to 3 islands. AEGINA, the biggest of the Saronic islands, where you can enjoy a nice walk though the small picturesque streets, a swim or an optional visit of Ancient Temple of Aphea Athena. The island of POROS, opposite to the mainland of Peloponnese is small but very lively and reach in history. The short stay gives you the possibility of souvenir shopping at the typical small shops. The island of HYDRA, very famous for its remarkable architecture and is therefore very popular to artists and painters. You will see the traditional city center, which is built in amphitheater style overlooking the harbor. No cars or motorcycles are allowed and donkeys are used as the main way of transportation on the island. After disembarkation, return transfer to your hotel
Runs: Daily (07h30-19h15)
Price per person: Adult: 99 € including lunch  / Child: 63 € including lunch

2 DAY Tour to DELPHI Greece with 1 overnight

1st day: Drive through the fertile plain of Boeotia, crossing the towns of Thebes, Levadia and Arachova arrive in Delphi, the center of the Ancient World. on the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of unparalleled beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios. Visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum containing such masterpieces of Ancient Greek sculpture as the bronze Charioteer. Afternoon free. Dinner. Overnight.
2nd day: The whole morning is free for you to see more of the ragged grandeur of Delphi and take photographs to remind you of its beauty. Return to Athens by the same route.
Tour operates: Daily April 1st to October 31st
Price per person based on double: Accommodation 4 stars hotels – half board: 166 €  Single: 189
Accommodation Tourist class hotels – half board: 132 €  Single: 160

DELPHI - METEORA Tour with one overnight

1st day: Leave for Delphi via Thebes, Levadia and the picturesque village of Arachova, on the slopes of Mount Parnassus, arrive in Delphi and visit the Archaeological Site. After the visit depart for Kalambaka, passing through picturesque villages and towns of Central Greece. Dinner and overnight.
2nd day: Visit Meteora and enjoy a unique and most impressive scenery with ageless Monasteries, containing priceless historical and religious treasures, standing between earth and sky atop huge rocks. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia, Thermopylae (short stop to see across the road the Leonida’s Monument), arrive in Athens early in the evening.
Tour operates: 3Apr-30Oct : Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and on following Saturdays:

Price per person based on double:
Accommodation 4 stars hotels – half board: 189 €  Single: 223
Accommodation Tourist class hotels – half board: 162 €  Single: 190

Corinth Mycenae Epidaurus with 1 overnight

1st day: Leave by the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea. Short visit. Drive to Mycenae, the Homeric city of Atreides, the city “rich in gold” of the ancient poets. Visit the Lion’s Gate, the Cyclopean Walls and the Royal Tombs.
Lunch in the modern village of Mycenae. Afternoon at leisure in Nafplion. Diner and overnight Nafplion.
2nd day: Morning at leisure
In the afternoon leave for Epidaurus, to visit the Theatre (4th century B.C.) famous for its astonishing acoustics Afternoon Return to Athens early evening
Tour operates: April 2 to October 30th  Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
Price per person based on double:
Accommodation 4star hotels - half board: Euro 173

DELPHI METEORA  2 nights 3 days from Athens

1st day: Leave for Delphi via Thebes, Levadia and the picturesque village of Arachova, on the slopes of Mount Parnassus, arrive in Delphi and visit the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios, (Treasury of the Athenians, Temple of Apollo, etc.) and the Museum. Afternoon free. Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at
Delphi.
2nd day: Morning free. Leave Delphi for an interesting trip through Central Greece and the town of Lamia to Kalambaka. Enjoy dinner and overnight Kalambaka.
3rd day: Visit Meteora, particularly impressive scenery, ageless Monasteries, containing priceless historical and religious treasures, stand suspended between earth and sky, on top of granite rocks. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia. Thermopylae (short stop to see across the road the Leonida’s Monument), arrive in Athens early in the evening
Tour operates: 2Apr-29 Oct on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Friday and Sundays and on the following Fridays:

Price per person based on double:
Accommodation 4 stars hotels – half board 395 € 
Accommodation Tourist class hotels – half board 335 € 

 

CLASSICAL TOUR of Greece 2 Nights 3 Days with 2 overnights

1st day: Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidaurus, famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nafplion (short photo stop), drive on to Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Then
depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games. (Dinner)
2nd day: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive on through the plains of Eliad and Achaia until the magnificent bridge which is crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, arrive in Delphi. Overnight. (Dinner)
3rd day: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. A couple of hours free time in Delphi before departing and drive through the village of Arachova, renowned for its colorful rugs and carpets. Return to Athens via Levadia and Thebes. Arrive in Athens early in the evening.
Tour operates: 1Apr-28Oct : Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturday:
Price per person:
Accommodation 4 stars hotels – half board: 406 Euros
Accommodation Tourist class hotels – half board : 346 Euros 

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