Prehistory, the Classical period, Roman domination, the Byzantine Empire, the Crusades and Modern times: Greece through the centuries will unfold before you o¬n this four-day tour.
1st Day: Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive o¬n and visit the Theatre of Epidauros famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nauplion (short stop) drive o¬n to Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Then depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the Towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Overnight in Olympia, the Cradle of the Olympic Games. (Dinner)
2nd Day: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive o¬n 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. Overnight. (Dinner)
3rd Day: In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small Town situated at the foot of the astonishing complex of Meteora, gigantic rocks. Overnight. (Dinner)
4th Day: Visit Meteora, among striking scenery, perched o¬n top of huge rocks which seem to be suspended in mid-air, stand ageless Monasteries, where you can see exquisite speciments of Byzantine art. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia, Thermopylae (short stop to see across the road the Leonida's Monument). Arrive in Athens early in the evening.
N.B. Ladies for the visit of the Monastery you need a skirt and the gentlemen long trousers. Clients staying at the coast will depart for their hotels, from terminal, around 19.15 hrs.
DEP. 08.45 – RET. 19.00 (4th day)
Operation: Every Monday – Tuesday – Saturday and Thursday only these days: 19/04, 26/04, 10/05, 17/05, 24/05, 07/06, 21/06, 12/07, 26/07, 09/08, 23/08, 13/09, 20/09, 27/09, 04/10, 18/10.
From November to March every Monday (First class only).
|2014||Price per person|
|First class accomodation on half-board basis||533 €|
|Tourist class accomodation on half-board basis||465 €|
|Single first class supplement||35 €|
|Single tourist class supplement||29 €|
|Extra night first class supplement H/B||84 €|
|Extra night tourist class supplement H/B||62 €|
|Full board supplement per day||61 €|