Memorable Athens City Escape
CITY ESCAPE - Departs daily - 5-day/4-night package visiting Athens. Includes accommodation with breakfast daily, an arrival transfer, a half-day tour of Athens including the Acropolis Museum, a 1-day cruise to the Saronic Islands, and a cooking lesson with dinner.
- Hotel room accommodation at suggested hotels or similar
- Sightseeing: per itinerary
- Personal expenses
- Optional tours
- Local city taxes
Athens – Arrival
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore this historical city.
Today, enjoy a tour of Athens including an overview of the modern city and classical sights. Drive by the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Panathenian Stadium, see vistas of the Presidential Palace, Hadrian's Arch, the Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, the University, the National Library and the Temple of Nike. Visit the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus and then the Acropolis including the amazing Parthenon. The remainder of the day is at leisure or consider joining an optional tour to Cape Sounion. (B)
Athens – Hydra Poros and Aegina
Today, enjoy a full-day cruise to the three Saronic Islands of Hydra, Poros, and Aegina. You will have between 50 min. and 2 hours on each of the islands. (B,L)
Athens – Cooking Lesson
Enjoy this day at your own pace to explore this fascinating city of history. In the evening, discover the local culture through gastronomy. You will learn how to cook traditional Greek dishes with the aid of an experienced cooking instructor. At the end of the class, after you have successfully prepared a meal you will get to enjoy the dishes with a glass of wine. (B,D)
Athens – Return
Make your own way to the Athens airport for your next destination. (B)