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Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
Ideal choice for families
Day1. ANCIENT CORINTH, EPIDAURUS & MYCENAE: After pickup at your hotel, cruise ship or Airport by your private & informative tour driver, sit back & relax in one of our new Black Mercedes EClass, AudiA6 or Mercedes Minibus models with full leather & WiFi to your first stop, the impressive Ancient Corinth, one of the most powerful city states of Classical Greece. Next continue through the olive groves & Peloponnese sea views to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Sanctuary of Asklepios first healing center of the Ancient world and home to the Theater of Epidaurus with its amazing acoustics. Break for lunch by the sea in Medieval Nafplion before the UNESCO site of Mycenae where you will enter through its gigantic cyclopedian walls towards the palace of Agamemnon, leader of the Greeks against the Trojans, view the famous Beehive tombs & its wonderful modern museum before our final stop at the village of Olympia. Day2. ANCIENT OLYMPIA: The day starts exploring magical Olympia. Famous for its Olympic Games of antiquity you will see the places where the original athletes trained, learned and emerge in the stadium in which they competed.Home to the Temple of Zeus and Hera where the Olympic Flame is lit, workshop of Phidias, and extensive Museum containing significant masterpieces from the site. In the afternoon head along the Peloponnese coastline and over the stunning Rio-Antirio suspension bridge to Delphi and the slopes of Mt Parnassus. Day3. DELPHI & ARACHOVA: A day dedicated to exploring Delphi. Rich in Mythology & history and center of the ancient Greek world as designated by Zeus, Delphi was also famed through its Oracle, Pythian games, & home to the god and Temple of Apollo. You will also have plenty of time to visit the impressive museum with highlights including the Naxian Sphinx & bronze charioteer before the journey to Meteora underneath shadows of the rock forest. Day4. METEORA: Awake to the towering pinnacles of Meteora on top of which are suspended the six remaining monasteries dating from the 12th century and forming a remarkable and awe-inspiring combination of nature and spiritual significance. We visit the most impressive of these learning about their long history and the hermits and monks that lived there before our return along the east coast with a stop at the dramatic landscape of Thermpohylae with its monument to Leonides & visitors center before lunch just a few feet from the Aegean sea & final return. A private and flexible tour exclusive to your group alone your experienced English-speaking tour driver provides all the historical, mythological, ancient and modern context along the way to help you make the most of the places you will see. For those wanting accompanied expert licensed guiding inside any of the sites visited, we arrange this on request
Tour 100% exclusive to your group
Professional English speaking experienced Tour driver throughout the day
Athens Hotel or Residence pickup & return
Cruise ship pickup & return
Airport pickup and or return where arrival/departure dates coincide with tour arrival/departure dates.
First class transport: Groups of 1 to 3: Mercedes E-Class or Audi A6 Black sedan; Group of 4 to 7 with Mercedes minivan and for groups up to 14 with Mercedes Luxury Sprinter. All new models with full leather, A/C, fridge.
Free Wi-Fi available with sedan & minibus.
4-Star or Boutique style Hotels including breakfast selected by us for quality, service, location convenience & guest satisfaction.
Flexible start & return times as required
Food & Drinks unless specified
Licensed guide for guiding in archeological sites. Available on request
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable shoes are recommended
Sunscreen and hats are recommended for visits during the summer months
Duration time is approximate and may vary based on local traffic and conditions
While the local operator does its best to ensure sites are open before travel, they are not responsible for short-term closures
For Professional guiding inside any of the archeological sites please indicate if you want this option when booking and specify which site or sites
• From Athens we will meet you at your hotel reception area or other athens residence. • Cruise ship guests: Free pickup at your Athens Cruise ship terminal providing we have the following details: The ship name; all passenger names; one passport number. • Athens Airport: Free pickup and or return where arrival/departure dates coincide with tour arrival/departure dates. • Other locations: For pickup at other locations please specify. .