Greece is famous for being home to ancient history, captivating culture, delicious cuisine and stunning scenery. This Best of Greece tour showcases the best of this magnificent country over 12 days. Look forward to seeing highlights of the mainland plus experience a picturesque Greek island tour of Mykonos and Santorini.
Start off in the capital, Athens, and travel inland where the tour delves into Greek history. Step back in time thousands of years while in central Greece. Visit the sites of ancient battles in Thermopylae, discover the myths and legends surrounding Delphi, see King Agamemnon’s tomb, visit the tiny island of Trizonia and spend a night in the original home of the Olympic Games! The drive through Meteora’s breathtaking rock formations is a real highlight of the tour - so be sure to have your camera’s ready!
In Athens, you’ll gain insight from a local guide into this bustling city, which is crowned by the ancient hilltop Acropolis. Experiencing the sun-bleached ruins of the Acropolis is a top activity for travellers during a trip to Greece.
After exploring ancient sites and archaeological wonders, it’s time to enjoy sun, relaxation and vacation vibes along the Aegean Sea! Greece is home to several islands and this tour visits two of the most popular destinations. Spend 6 leisurely days experiencing the unique Greek island culture of Mykonos and Santorini. Grab the chance to embark on optional island-hopping day tours and excursions to ancient towns. Enjoy hikes along rocky clifftops, explore the narrow, cobbled lanes of whitewashed villages and don’t miss the opportunity to dig into freshly-caught seafood - this is as authentically Greek as you can get!
This package is designed to show you the highlights of Greece, at a great price, during some of the best times to visit the country and its islands (April to Mid-June as well as September). Overall, this Greek vacation group tour is perfect for history buffs and beach bums alike!