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8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT - FIT#GRC8D#001 Print

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FIT#GRC8D#001

 

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DETAILED PROGRAM

 

 

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-1DAY # (ATHENS ARRIVAL)

Arrival in Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” meet with our office representative and private transfer downtown for the check in at the hotel. Free time at leisure for shopping and exploring the city. Overnight in Athens (B)

 

 

 

DAY 2 (ATHENS CITY TOUR WITH ACROPOLIS & NEW ACROPOLIS MUSEUM)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-28 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-3After breakfast at the hotel pickup from the for the Athens City Tour (SIC).

During the tour you will be able to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop). Pass by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament at Syntagma (Constitution) Square and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library. On the hill of Acropolis visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally the Parthenon. Continue and visit the New Acropolis Museum . After the tour transfer back to the hotel. Overnight in Athens. (On Mondays the New Acropolis Museum is closed) (B)

 

 

DAY 3 FIRST DAY( 4 DAYS CLASSICAL TOUR – ARGOLISOLYMPIADELPHI - METEORA)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-48 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-5After breakfast at the hotel pickup from the hotel (collective transfer by sit-in coach), we leave by the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea, (short photo stop). 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 e.t.c. Depart for Epidaurus, to visit the Theatre (4th century B.C.) famous for its astonishing acoustics. Afterwards we continue our journey to Olympia the place where the Ancient Olympic Games begun. Dinner at the hotel and overnight at Olympia. (B,D)

 

 

 

DAY 4 SECOND DAY ( 4 DAYS CLASSICAL TOUR – ARGOLISOLYMPIADELPHI - METEORA)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-68 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-7After breakfast  we will 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, check in at the hotel for dinner and overnight. (B,D)

 

 

 

DAY 5 THIRD DAY ( 4 DAYS CLASSICAL TOUR – ARGOLISOLYMPIADELPHI - METEORA)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-8Delphi which was considered the center of Ancient World - the "Omphalos" (Navel of Earth) - whose prestige extended far beyond the boundaries of the Hellenic World. We will visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum containing such masterpieces of Ancient Greek sculpture as the famous bronze Charioteer In the afternoon, we will continue our trip to the town of Kalambaka under the rocks of Meteora. Dinner and overnight at the hotel at Kalambaka (B,D)
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DAY 6 FORTH DAY ( 4 DAYS CLASSICAL TOUR – ARGOLISOLYMPIADELPHI - METEORA)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-98 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-10After breakfast we will start our tour to the magnificent standing rocks of Meteora which are included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Meteora (meaning suspended rocks) is one of the largest and most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece. The six monasteries (we will visit two of them ) are built on natural sandstone rock pillars. The buildings of the monasteries seem like a continuance and a natural ending of the rocks. We will have the opportunity to admire the Byzantine architecture and the priceless ancient icons and religious artifacts. After the tour we will begin our trip back to Athens. Upon arrival transfer at the hotel for overnight. (B)

 

 

 

 

DAY 7 (ATHENSA NIGHT OUT)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-118 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-12Breakfast at the hotel. Free time at leisure for shopping and exploring the city. In the afternoon  pick up from the hotel for a night tour in Athens (SIC: Sit In Coach) with a short panoramic drive through the city center Next you will visit the Museum and discover the divine origin of Ancient Greek musical instruments and enjoy travelling in the hidden paradise of Ancient Greek music history and sounds.  Explore the greatest and only collection around the Universe, of more than 60 reconstructed Ancient Greek musical instruments.  Then a pleasant walk through the narrow picturesque streets of Plaka, the old city, will bring you at a Typical Greek Tavern where you will enjoy your dinner following a floor show with live music and Greek Folk Dances in traditional costumes. Around midnight transfer back to hotel for overnight in Athens. (B,D)

 

 

DAY 8 (ATHENS - DEPARTURE)

8 DAYS - ATHENS - ARGOLIS - OLYMPIA - DELPHI - METEORA - A NIGHT OUT -  FITGRC8D001-13After breakfast free time at leisure. Pickup and  private transfer from the hotel to the Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” for the departure flight (B)

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUMMARY PROGRAM

 

DAY 1

ARRIVAL IN EL.VENIZELOS AIRPORT – PICK UP FROM THE AIRPORT AND TRANSFER TO THE HOTEL FOR CHECK IN –  FREE TIME AT LEISURE  – OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS

 

DAY 2

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL – PICKUP FROM THE HOTEL FOR CITY TOUR OF ATHENS WITH  ACROPOLIS AND ACROPOLIS MUSEUM (SIC) – TRANSFER BACK TO THE HOTEL  – FREE TIME AT LEISURE – OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS (B)

 

DAY 3

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL - EARLY MORNING  PICKUP FROM THE HOTEL FOR THE 4 DAYS CLASSICAL TOUR (SIC) – ONE THE WAY TO MYCENAE SHORT STOP AT CORINTH CANAL – VISIT THE MYCENAE ANCIENT SITE – VISIT THE EPIDAURUS ANCIENT THEATRE  - AFTERNOON TRIP TO OLYMPIA – DINNER AND OVERNIGHT IN OLYMPIA (B,D)

 

DAY 4

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL – VISIT OLYMPIA MUSEUM AND ANCIENT SITE  – TRIP TO DELPHI VIA THE FAMOUS RIO – ANTIRIO BRIDGE – CHECK IN AT THE HOTEL FOR DINNER AND OVERNIGHT AT DELPHI (B,D)

 

DAY 5

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL – VISIT THE DELPHI ANCIENT SITE AND THE MUSEUM – AFTERNOON TRIP TO KALAMBAKA (METEORA) – DINNER AND OVERNIGHT IN KALAMBAKA (B,D)

 

DAY 6

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL  - MORNING VISIT AT 2 METEORA MONASTERIES – DEPARTURE FOR ATHENS AND ARRIVAL IN THE AFTERNOON AND TRANSFER TO HOTEL – OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS (B)

 

DAY 7

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL –  FREE TIME AT LEISURE – PICKUP FROM THE HOTEL FOR A NIGHT TOUR IN ATHENS (SIC) -  SHORT DRIVE TOUR TO ATHENS – VISIT ANCIENT GREEK MUSIC INSTRUMENTS MUSEUM – DINNER AND FOLKLORE SHOW AT PLAKA AREA – TRANSFER BACK TO THE HOTEL – OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS (B,D)

 

DAY 8

BREAKFAST AT THE HOTEL – FREE TIME AT LEISURE - PICKUP FROM HOTEL AND TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT FOR THE DEPARTURE FLIGHT (B)