Best of Greece

Explore Ancient Greece, from the Temples of Zeus and Hera to the Parthenon and Delphi.

Get ready for a historic adventure as you explore the Best of Greece. Walk the Sacred Way to the 4th Temple of Apollo and greet the gods and goddesses of Olympia. Say opa! to an Olympic Be My Guest experience with the Karambellas family on their olive and wine farm, followed by a traditional meal and dancing. Enjoy the bounties of iconic cities such as Athens, Delphi and more.

AAA vacations amenity

$80 optional experience voucher per person*

Inclusions

  • 12 meals: 7 breakfasts and 5 dinners (including Be My Guest)
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Optional experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • VIP entry to many sights

Itinerary:

Day 1: Athens

Explore the city of Athens before you join your Travel Director and travel companions for a Welcome Reception, including a light meal and welcome drink.

Day 2: Athens Sightseeing and Free Time

Take a step into history with tours of the Parthenon, the Royal Palace, the Temple of Zues, the Agora, and a visit to the Acropolis Museum. 

Day 3: Athens > Corinth > Mycenae > Epidaurus > Nafplion

Explore the ancient city of Corinth before journeying to Mycenae to see the Beehive Tombs, Lion Gate and the reamins of Agamemnon’s Royal Palace. Then travel to Epidaurus to see visit the ancient theatre before ending the day in Nafplion. 

Day 4: Nafplion > Olympia

From the Mountains of Arcadia to ancient Olympia, this evening, we ‘Connect With Locals’ joining the Karambellas family on their olive and wine farm for a Be My Guest dinner, some traditional dancing and characteristic Greek philoxenia.

Day 5: Olympia > Patras > Delphi

Visit the ancient Olympic site, the museum and the ruined remains of the Temples of Zeus and Hera. Leaving Olympia we’ll travel north to Patras, crossing the Gulf of Corinth to mainland Greece before continuing to Delphi.

Day 6 Delphi > Thermopylae > Kalambaka

Walk the Sacred Way to the 4th-century Temple of Apollo. Then, take a scenic afternoon drive to Thermopylae, the Thessaly and finally over the Pourmaraki Pass towards Kalambaka.

Day 7: Kalambaka > Meteora > Athens

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage monasteries of Meteora before we return to Athens, where we’ll enjoy a rousing Farewell Dinner.

Day 8: Athens

We say a fond farewell to our newfound friends and the treasures of Greece after an unforgettable journey. Airport transfers are available, conditions apply.

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*Price is per person, land only, based on double occupancy.