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Fantastic Greece

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Discover the famous beauty of Greece on this epic 10-day Fantastic Greece tour.

Experience the most popular islands, the amazing history of Athens and the Greek way of life. See where the ancient Greek gods were born and the ruins of their temples, then party till dawn in crazy Mykonos. Take an insta-worthy pic of the world’s most beautiful sunset in Santorini and explore the breathtaking Ios.

Duration
10 Day
Destination(s)
Starts in / Ends in
Athens / Athens
Departs on
Saturdays
Hotel Rating
2 & 3 & 4 Star
25-30 people

Sight Visited

  • Athens
    Athens

    You will fall in love with the perfect combination of culture, history and the dynamic contemporary life in one of the oldest cities in the world.

  • Mykonos
    Mykonos

    Greece’s most famous with blue flag beaches, whitewashed streets and vibrant nightlife. You won’t want to leave the ‘The Island of the Winds’!

  • Santorini
    Santorini

    The most beautiful sunset in the world… This volcanic island has unique scenery with its multi-colored cliffs and beaches. Pour yourself a glass of wine and enjoy.

ITINERARY

1
Day 1: Athens
Welcome to Greece! Meet in the lobby around 6:00pm for an informal meeting with your guide and other tour members. Afterwards, join us for an optional group dinner to get to know your new travel mates.  
  • Included Activities: Welcome Meeting
  • Optional Activities: Group Dinner
  • Meals:
2
Day 2: Athens
Let’s start our tour in Greece’s capital, Athens, which is one of the world’s oldest cities with history spanning back over 3000 years and is considered the birthplace of Western Civilization. Take a step back in time and explore an amazing array of historical and cultural sites in our city tour including: the National Library, the Academy, Constitutional Square and Parliament, The Temple of Zeus, and of course, the iconic Parthenon and Acropolis. The night is free for you to explore more of this incredible city.
  • Included Activities: Athens city tour
  • Meals: Breakfast
3
Day 3: Mykonos
Rise and shine, we have an early start to catch the ferry from Athens to Mykonos. In the afternoon, you will meet with your tour leader and your fellow travellers to explore Mykonos town, and its white washed houses.  
  • Included Activities: Orientation walk in Mykonos
  • Optional Activities: No
  • Meals: Breakfast
4
Day 4: Mykonos
The day is yours to soak up the sunshine, swim in the sea or chew through your memory card taking pics of cute windmills and quaint streets. Or discover the birthplace of Apollo by taking an optional tour to Delos Island. Tonight, hit the bars and restaurants and dance the night away!  
  • Optional Activities: Delos Island Tour
  • Meals: Breakfast
5
Day 5: Mykonos, Santorini
Next up: Santorini! After our ferry ride, we will wander through the town of Fira to get our bearings. See why the blue door houses, white church domes make Santorini the iconic postcard town of Greece. Santorini is formed from volcanic activity, and from the caldera witness the most epic sunset and breath-taking views.  
  • Included Activities: Orientation walk in Santorini
  • Optional Activities: No
  • Meals: Breakfast
6
Day 6: Santorini
We’ve got a free day today. Relax on the red or black sand beaches, wander the streets and browse through the shops of the main town or take an optional quad biking tour. Explore the island’s volcano and check out an active crater and hot springs in our optional volcano tour. The choices are endless!  
  • Optional Activities: Volcano Tour, Quad Biking Tour
  • Meals: Breakfast
 
7
Day 7: Santorini, Ios
Today we are taking to the seas, and heading towards to Ios. Get orientated on a tour around Ios and see its golden beaches and characteristic Aegean houses which are set on the hilltop. Tonight get amongst it, as we hit up the renowned party night life in the evening!  
  • Included Activities: Orientation walk in Ios
  • Optional Activities: No
  • Meals: Breakfast
8
Day 8: Ios
Feeling a little under the weather from last nights antics? Nothing a gyros and a dip in the sea can’t fix! It’s a free day today so laze on the beach, roam the streets of the beautiful town of Chora or swoon over those awesome views.  
  • Meals: Breakfast
9
Day 9: Ios, Athens
Raise the anchor, today we are departing by ferry for our final stop, Athens. Tick off any last minute sightseeing and soak up all that Greece has to offer.
  • Meals: Breakfast
10
Day 10: Athens
Our trip will end here (11:00am) in Athens. Fill up on your last breakfast with the Ciconia crew and say goodbye to your new friends.  
  • Meals: Breakfast
Start
Price ($)

Accommodation

2 & 3 & 4 star hotels

Meals

9 breakfasts

Transportation

Economy class ferry

Transfers

Transfers from the island ports to the hotels and from hotels to the island ports

Tour Leader

Services of experienced Ciconia tour leader

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Athens
    Athens

    You will fall in love with the perfect combination of culture, history and the dynamic contemporary life in one of the oldest cities in the world.

  • Mykonos
    Mykonos

    Greece’s most famous with blue flag beaches, whitewashed streets and vibrant nightlife. You won’t want to leave the ‘The Island of the Winds’!

  • Santorini
    Santorini

    The most beautiful sunset in the world… This volcanic island has unique scenery with its multi-colored cliffs and beaches. Pour yourself a glass of wine and enjoy.

Stay in Style

  • PRESIDENT HOTEL - ATHENS
    PRESIDENT HOTEL - ATHENS

    The President Hotel Athens can be reached by Metro or Bus from Venizelos Airport. Metro closes by midnight, while Bus nu

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  • ALEX HOTEL - MYKONOS
    ALEX HOTEL - MYKONOS

    This hotel is located in Tourlos area, very close to central Mykonos, offers an outdoor swimming pool and wi-fi all arou

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  • NEW HAROULA HOTEL - SANTORINI
    NEW HAROULA HOTEL - SANTORINI

    New Haroula hotel is located in the centre of Fira, the capital of Santorini. The hotel offers an outdoor pool and free

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  • HERMES HOTEL - IOS
    HERMES HOTEL - IOS

    Hermes Hotel is centrally located, only 700 meters away from the town, offers an outdoor swimming pool, and it’s also

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What is not included ?

  • Any flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not stated in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Visa fees
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary
  • Entrance Fees to the sights

PRESIDENT HOTEL - ATHENS


The President Hotel Athens can be reached by Metro or Bus from Venizelos Airport. Metro closes by midnight, while Bus number X95 is available for 24 hours. The hotel located on Kifisias street, is walking distance away from Ambelokipi station reached by bus number X95. If you arrive by metro the distance from Ambelokipi station to the hotel is 700 meters, 6-8 minutes walking distance to the hotel.

ALEX HOTEL - MYKONOS


This hotel is located in Tourlos area, very close to central Mykonos, offers an outdoor swimming pool and wi-fi all around the hotel.

NEW HAROULA HOTEL - SANTORINI


New Haroula hotel is located in the centre of Fira, the capital of Santorini. The hotel offers an outdoor pool and free access to Wi-Fi. All air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a fridge, satellite TV and a balcony overlooking the pool or the bougainvillea garden.

HERMES HOTEL - IOS


Hermes Hotel is centrally located, only 700 meters away from the town, offers an outdoor swimming pool, and it’s also 7 minute walk to the beach.