Jewels of Greece

Air & Land starting at $1,695!

Experience the beauty and significance of this ancient region of the Mediterranean. Athens is a virtual living museum of ancient ruins and fascinating artifacts. You’ll visit the Acropolis and its surrounding monuments and museum, enjoy the endless sandy beaches with sparkling blue waters and the serene natural beauty of Santorini as you tour Greece and its amazing islands.

10 day/8 night package featuring Athens, Paros and Santorini. This program includes accommodation in First Class hotels, daily breakfast, ferry tickets from Athens to Paros, Paros to Santorini, half-day sightseeing of the Acropolis and Museum and Santorini wineries, including tasting.

Includes

  • Transfers per itinerary
  • Hotels per itinerary or similar
  • Sightseeing per itinerary
  • Ferry or hydrofoil tickets
  • ASTA TOP Tour operator travel funds protection program
  • Daily continental or buffet breakfast
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Domestic flights
  • International flights
  • Taxes and Service Charges
  • Emergency assistance

Excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Optional tours
  • Customary tips and gratuities
  • Transfers not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Local city taxes
  • Drinks during meals
  • Meals, other than breakfast

Daily Itinerary

Day

1

USA - Athens

Enjoy a relaxing overnight flight to Athens.

Day

2

Athens - Arrival

Upon arrival in Athens, you will be transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to explore this historical city.

Day

3

Acropolis & Acropolis Museum

Join this comprehensive guided tour of the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum with a small group of fellow travelers, one of the most important World Heritage Sites on the planet. You will learn about the glorious monuments of the Acropolis, such as the Parthenon and the Nike Temple, as well as the surrounding monuments, such as the Ancient Agora and the Observatory. Continue your tour with a visit to the Acropolis Museum where some of the most important artifacts of Greek antiquity are displayed. (B)

Day

4

Athens - Paros

This morning, you will be transferred to the port of Piraeus to board your ferry to Paros. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy a free afternoon on this cosmopolitan island. (B)

Day

5

Explore Paros

Enjoy a full day at leisure or take an optional excursion around the island. Consider a visit to Naousa, a picturesque fishing village with narrow alleyways. The town of Parikia, the capital and main port of the island, offers a wide choice of bars and restaurants. (B)

Day

6

Explore Paros

We suggest that you hire a car today and explore Paros on your own. The island has numerous beaches including the Golden Sand Beach, Pounda, Logaras, and Piso Livadi. You can easily find your own private beach on the southeastern part of this island. (B)

Day

7

Paros - Santorini

This morning, board your ferry to Santorini. Be prepared to enjoy an unforgettable view as you sail through the volcanic bays of this island. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. (B)

Day

8

Explore Santorini

Take this day to relax and enjoy the breathtaking views of Santorini. We suggest that you visit Akrotiri and its excavations, one of the most important prehistoric settlements of the Aegean. (B)

Day

9

Santorini Wineries

Today, join an optional half-day winery tour and sample some of the highest quality wines in Santorini. Your last stop will be at a local winery with incredible panoramic views of the Caldera and surrounding islands. (B)

Day

10

Santorini - Athens - Return

This morning make your own way to Santorini airport to join your return flight to USA via Athens. (B)