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WEEKEND IN GREECE

WEEKEND IN GREECE

per person

Athens – Delphi – Meteora

  • Departure
    Athens
  • Departure Dates
    On request
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DAY 1: ATHENS

Arrival to Athens. Transfer to centrally located hotel.
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DAY 2: ATHENS SIGHTSEEING

Athens sightseeing. All the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens – Temple of Olympian Zeus, Panathiniako Stadium, Ex Royal Palace, guarded by colorful Evzones, Hadrian’s Arch, Tomb of the unknown soldier, Academy, University and National Library and finally Acropolis (visit Propylae, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens).
Free time in Athens. 
 
For extra charge we offer to visit the Cape Sounion, where you will visit the Temple of Poseidon which was built in 44 B. C. Depart for a wonderful drive along the scenic coastal road which affords a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf, passing through some of Athens most beautiful sea suburbs (Glyfada, Vouliagmeni, Varkiza).   The Temple is perched on a rocky hilltop overlooking the sea, with one of the most breathtaking panoramic views in the world (on a clear day you can see at least seven islands).
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DAY 3: DELPHI

Depart for Delphi.  Famous for its theater, Temple of Apollo and ancient ruins, Delphi was considered the center of the earth and the universe, and played a central role in the classical Greek world. Pass by Castalia Spring, visit at the archaeological site the Temple of Apollo famous for its oracle and the Museum of Delphi (optional), with it’s spectacular finds, including the unique bronze Charioteer, the Naxian Sphinx and the Statue of Antinoos. Visit the archaeological site of Delphi. In the afternoon depart through Central Greece to Kalambaka - a small town built at the foot of the majestic grey rocks, and crowded by the Meteora Monasteries Overnight stay in Kalambaka.
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DAY 4: METEORA

Leave in the morning for nearby Meteora to visit two different Byzantine monasteries built on top of rock towers and providing fantastic views over the plain.  Meteora is included on the UNESCO world heritage monument, and is considered one of the most beautiful area of mainland Greece, and its monasteries are one of the country's most unique attractions. Return to Athens passing by the heroic monument of Leonidas, King of Sparta in Thermopylae.
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DAY 5: ATHENS

Departure from Athens. Transfer to airport.

Visited Destinations

Athens - Delphi - Meteora

The rates are on request (depends on hotel’s category and number of persons).

The prices include:

  • Accommodation and meal according to selected category
  • All transfers and excursions according the program
  • English speaking guide
Extra charge:
  • Entrance fees to museums and archeological sites (free for children up to 18 y.o.).