Greece saw the birth of democracy, philosophy, tragedy and comedy. Each moment spent discovering this country is a journey through time and history. Sun-kissed islands, white washed houses and the deep blue of the Aegean are the backdrop to walks on the beach, sunset cruises and memories to last you a lifetime.
DAY 1 – ARRIVAL DAY
Welcome to Athens! Meet your private driver in Athens International Airport, transfer to your hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure.
DAY 2 – ATHENS
This morning, meet your guide in the lobby for a private half-day walking tour of Athens historic district. As you explore the city, you will have the opportunity to observe the striking juxtapositions that make Athens so fascinating. Climb to the Acropolis and walk around the Parthenon, thinking about the great ones who have come before you and whose footsteps you’re following.
Hotel selection: 5* PERIANTH HOTEL
DAY 3 – MILOS ISLAND
Transfer to the Port and board the high-speed ferry to Milos. This volcanic island is known for its colorful rock formations with more than 70 beaches with turquoise bays and underwater caves. Plaka, the capital town of the island, was built on a hill overlooking the Adamantas bay with picturesque churches and narrow streets laid in stone. Milos offers some of the best beaches in the world, for you to explore at leisure on this day.
DAY 4 – MILOS ISLAND
Today, meet your private driver and enjoy an off-road 4×4 tour, starting from the cave of Papafragka, and continuing to Sarakiniko. Visit the natural wonder of Cape Vani and enjoy lunch in a family owned fish tavern at Emporios. Leisure time at the Agathia Beach for a swim. Return to your hotel mid afternoon, evening at leisure.
DAY 5 – MILOS ISLAND
Your day will be dedicated to a leisurely kayaking experience. Meet your experienced instructor and adventure through sea caves, natural arches and passages, rock gardens and deserted beaches. Enjoy a tasty picnic lunch and the opportunity to swim, snorkel or just relax. Return to your hotel early afternoon.
Hotel selection: 5* MILOS COVE
DAY 6 – FOLÉGANDROS ISLAND
After breakfast, transfer to the Port to board the high-speed ferry to Folegandros. Folegandros is a tranquil, off-the-beaten-path destination with secluded beaches and mouthwatering cuisine, with no more than 700 inhabitants. Remainder of the day at leisure.
DAY 7 – FOLÉGANDROS ISLAND
Meet your guide for a half-day tour crossing the untouched countryside of the island. Follow the former donkey paths, rocky landscapes and traditional Cycladic houses. Remainder of the day at leisure.
DAY 8 – FOLÉGANDROS ISLAND
Day at leisure to discover the bewitching beauty of the island on your own.
We recommend a stroll to the clifftop village of Chora. Meander through its streets and squares, admire the natural stone buildings painted in the traditional Cycladic white and blue colors.
Hotel selection: 5* ANEMI HOTEL
DAY 9 – NAXOS ISLAND
Enjoy a leisurely morning in Folegandros, with soft ocean breeze and sunshine before your private transfer to take the high-speed ferry to Naxos, the largest island of the Cyclades. In Naxos harbor, private transfer to your hotel. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure surrounded by a kaleidoscope of landscapes, friendly locals and delicious food.
DAY 10 – NAXOS ISLAND
Today, you will have a taste of the Greek cuisine on a half-day guided tour of Apeiranthos. You will be introduced to the fascinating culture and welcomed at a local family’s lovingly decorated kitchen for a hands-on cooking class, afterwards enjoy your own creation at lunch. Spend the remainder of your day at your own pace.
Day 11 – NAXOS ISLAND
Enjoy a full day cruise with a small group, exploring the coast and the Rina Cave. Drop anchor at the idyllic Kalados bay, where you’ll enjoy a traditional Greek lunch in a local tavern, paired with regional wines. In the afternoon, you will sail back to Naxos and enjoy the evening at leisure.
Hotel selection: 4* SEVEN SUITES
Day 12 – RETURN TO ATHENS
After breakfast, transfer to Naxos airport for your direct flight to
Athens. Upon arrival at Athens airport, you will be met and transferred to the Margi Hotel, located in the Athenian Riviera for your last day enjoying the balmy greek sunshine.
Hotel selection: 5* THE MARGI HOTEL
Day 13 – ATHENS
Meet your private driver for a short transfer to Athens International Airport. Boarding formalities for your return flight.
Included in your tour:
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