Price includes return flights to Athens, 20kgs checked baggage, B&B in Athens & Hydra, half board on tour in first class hotels. English speaking tour with airconditioned bus. All road and sea transfers as described.
11/5/18 Fly to Athens with onward private transfer
11/5/18 1 night at the Plaka Hotel in an economy double on B&B - no balcony
12/5/18 walk (450m) to the tour pick up point after breakfast and join the 4 day Classical Tour with Meteora:
1st day: Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidauros, famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nauplion (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. Dinner & Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games.
2nd day: Breakfast at Hotel. 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 Ilia 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. Dinner & Overnight in Delphi.
3rd day: Breakfast at Hotel. In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town stated at the foot of the astonishing complex of Meteora, gigantic rocks. Dinner & Overnight in Kalambaka.
4th day: Breakfast at Hotel. Visit Meteora, among striking scenery, perched on top of huge rocks which seem to be suspended in mid-air, stand ageless Monasteries, where you can see exquisite specimens of Byzantine art. 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.
15/5/18 upon arrival from the tour walk back to the Plaka Hotel for 2 further nights in a superior double on B&B - with balcony
17/5/18 transfer to Piraeus for one of the 5 daily crossings to Hydra with onward walking transfer. Hydra is traffic free!
17/5/18 4 nights at the Hydras Chromata in a standard double on B&B
21/5/18 afternoon walking transfer to the port, hydro to Piraeus and onward private transfer to the airport for the early evening return flight back to the UK
Other dates, durations, tours, hotels and departure airports are available.
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Our Reference: VHG48040
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