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Classical Tour with Meteora
                                                                                                                                                
Holiday Length: 4 days / 3 nights
Start City: Athens
End City: Athens
Departures: Mon, Tue, Sat & selected Thur
Type of Holiday: Escorted Coach Tour

  Extend your stay in Greece on this 4 day Classical Greece coach tour and discover Greece's legendary classical sites. Add this tour to an island hopping, cruise or Athens ministay in order to gain an insight into the spectacular historical heritage of Greece.



ITINERARY - CLASSICAL TOUR WITH METEORA (4 days)

Day 1  Athens – Nauplion - Olympia
Leave by the coastal road for a short stop at the Corinth Canal enroute to the Theatre of Epidauros, famous for its remarkable acoustics.  Proceed to the town of Nauplion for a short stop before continuing to Mycenae to visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon.  Depart through the Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis for an overnight stay in Olympia - the cradle of the Olympic Games. (D)

Day 2  Olympia – Delphi
Morning visit to the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum.  Continue through the plains of Eliad and Achaia to the magnificent bridge which crosses the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion.  Pass the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea to arrive in Delphi for your overnight. (B, D)

Day 3  Delphi - Kalambaka
Explore Delphi's ancient sanctuary, the Athenian Treasury and the Temple of Apollo.  Continue to Kalambaka, located at the foot of the astonishing complex of gigantic stone pillars of Meteora. (B, D)

Day 4  Kalambaka – Athens
Visit Meteora. Perched on top of massive columns of rock stand ageless monasteries which house exquisite specimens of Byzantine art. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia and Thermopylae, arriving in Athens in the early evening. (B)

Note: When visiting the Monastery required dress is a skirt for female visitors and long trousers for male visitors.



 
Classical Delphi & Meteora
 
Holiday length: 3 days / 2 nights
Start city: Athens
End city: Athens
Departures: Tue, Wed, Sun & selected Fri
Type of Holiday: Coach Tour

Extend your stay in Greece on this short escorted coach tours to discover Greece's legendary classical sites. This tour can be added to your island hopping, cruise or Athens ministay in order to offer you an excellent insight into the spectacular historical heritage of Greece.

   

ITINERARY - DELPHI AND METEORA (3 days)

Day 1 Athens - Delphi
Visit Thebes, Levadia and the picturesque village of Arachova en route to Delphi. On arrival visit the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios (Treasury of the Athenians, Temple of Apollo etc) and the museum.  Free time in the afternoon. 

Day 2  Delphi - Kalambaka
Free morning prior to departing Delphi on an interesting trip through central greece and the town of Lamia enroute to kalambaka for your overnight stay. (B.D)

Day 3  Kalambaka – Meteora -Athens
Visit the monasteries of breathtaking Meteora before returning to Athens. (B)

Note: When visiting the Monastery required dress is a skirt for female visitors and long trousers for male visitors.


INCLUSIONS
  • Accommodation in selected hotels with private facilities (based on tourist class accommodation)
  • Meals as indicated in itinerary
  • A/C Transport with professional guides
  • Sightseeing
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