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14 Day Greek Islander with Crete -Plan B

14 Day Greek Islander with Crete -Plan B


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Itinerary

Countries Visited

Greece

Cities Visited

Athens, Crete, Mykonos, Santorini

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1, Sunday - Depart for Greece
Depart for Greece

DAY 2, Monday - Arrive in Athens
Arrive in Athens, the classical capital of Greece; transfer to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to discover the ancient wonders of this city known as the cradle of Western Civilization and the birthplace of democracy
Overnight: Athens

DAY 3, Tuesday - Ferry to Mykonos
Today, transfer to the port for your ferry to Mykonos. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Time on your own to enjoy the energetic ambiance. Find a table at a harborside taverna and savor the bustle of Cycladic island life and the gorgeous viewsNote: An upgrade to a flight is available to purchase at least 60 days in advance of your trip, and will not be available for purchase locally
Overnight: Mykonos
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Wednesday - Full Day in Mykonos
Today is free to relax at one of the many golden sandy beaches, or wander along the narrow streets of the Old Town and Little Venice where houses and cafes have been built directly at water level. From there, admire the views of the famous windmills, where the grain used to be milled for bread flour. Leave time to shop at one of the many unique boutiques, or relax at a terrace bar
Overnight: Mykonos
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Thursday - Full Day in Mykonos
On your leisure day, perhaps set out to explore the island with its history dating back to early Ionian civilization or join the optional tour to the splendid archaeological site of the nearby island of Delos, once the religious center of the Aegean and Cyclades. According to myth, Latonna gave birth here to Apollo, the Greek sun god, and to Artemis, the huntress and goddess of marriage and fertility. In Delos, view the Sacred Harbor and the regal Sacred Way, flanked by stone lions leading to the temples dedicated to Apollo and Artemis and visit the museum housing some of the impressive archaeological artifacts found on the island
Optional: Half Day Mykonos Delos Tour
Overnight: Mykonos
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 6, Friday - Ferry to Santorini
Today, transfer to the port to board the ferry to Santorini. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. The island of Santorini, with its sapphire blue water, snow-white architecture and multicolored cliffs is considered one of the world's most enchanting getaways. This evening is yours to independently discover the delightful restaurants and nightlife
Overnight: Santorini
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Saturday - Full Day in Santorini
Today is free to explore this Grecian paradise. Be sure to walk the streets of bustling Fira, the island's iconic capital city, a vision of pristine whitewashed buildings. Take time to visit the Archaeological Museum containing Minoan artifacts that offer a glimpse into the historical and religious make up of this beautiful village. Explore the shops and cafes along the narrow footpaths, and be sure to grab a seat at an outdoor cafe as you wait for the colorful sunset. Perhaps join the optional Santorini Island & Akrotiri tour* and enjoy the archaeological excavation of ancient Akrotiri, stop at Perivolos known as ‘the black sandy beach’ and visit Santo Wine, the largest winery on Santorini. You may also decide to join the optional Santorini Private Island Tour*, where you will visit the famous clifftop village of Oia, stop by the lighthouse of Akrotiri and the famous Red Beach before experiencing a local wine tasting. Alternatively, join the optional Santorini Wine Tour* to explore the world of Therian volcanic wines and enjoy tastings at three family estate wineries*The Full Day Santorini Island & Akrotiri Tour, Half Day Santorini Private Island Tour (PM), and Half Day Santorini Wine Tour (PM) operate simultaneously. Passengers may opt to participate in only one of these tours.
Optional: Full Day Santorini Island & Akrotiri Tour*
Optional: Half Day Santorini Private Island Tour (PM)*
Optional: Half Day Santorini Wine Tour (PM)*
Overnight: Santorini
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Sunday - Full Day in Santorini
Enjoy a second full day at leisure in Santorini. Thousands of years ago, one of the most devastating volcanic eruptions in history occurred here. This event is believed to have led to the demise of the ancient Minoan culture and inspired several Greek myths. To learn more, join the optional Santorini Volcano Cruise* aboard a motorized sailing boat that circles around the island. Sail to the nearby volcanic islands of Palia Kameni and Nea Kameni for leisure time before returning to the port of Athinios. Perhaps decide to join the optional Santorini Catamaran Cruise* to spend a relaxing day sailing in the blue waters of Santorini. Savor a freshly prepared lunch, and enjoy time to swim at the famous Red Beach. Alternatively, join the optional Santorini Eat & Walk Tour* where you discover local eateries while exploring the secrets of Greek cuisine*The Half Day Santorini Volcano Cruise (AM), Half Day Santorini Catamaran Cruise (AM), and Half Day Santorini Eat & Walk Tour (AM) operate simultaneously. Passengers may opt to participate in only one of these tours.
Optional: Half Day Santorini Volcano Cruise (AM)*
Optional: Half Day Santorini Catamaran Cruise (AM)*
Optional: Half Day Santorini Eat & Walk Tour (AM)*
Overnight: Santorini
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 9, Monday - Ferry to Crete
Today, transfer to the port for your ferry to Crete. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel on this island renowned for its natural beauty with spectacular mountain ranges and dramatic gorges that spill out to the sea
Overnight: Crete
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 10, Tuesday - Full Day in Crete
Spend a full day at leisure exploring Crete with its remarkable history that is evident across the island, highlighted by the ruins of the great Palace of Knossos, the ceremonial and political center of the ancient Minoan civilization and residence of the mythical King Minos. Perhaps travel to Rethymnon on Crete's north coast where the Ottomans and Venetians built mosques, Renaissance buildings and huge fortresses
Overnight: Crete
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 11, Wednesday - Full Day in Crete
The day is yours to enjoy your free time relaxing on one of Crete's glorious sandy beaches along the vivid blue Mediterranean Sea. Linger in town and join the locals sitting in a café at the village square drinking coffee, or indulge in the distinctive Cretan cuisine renowned for its life-prolonging qualities
Overnight: Crete
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 12, Thursday - Fly to Athens
Today, transfer to the airport for your flight to Athens. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel in the classical city of Athens. Balance of the day is at leisure
Overnight: Athens
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 13, Friday - Full Day in Athens
Today is at leisure to explore Athens independently. At Constitution Square, perhaps you'll catch a glimpse of the colorfully-costumed Evzone guards, outfitted in the traditional Greek style. Alternatively, join the optional Athens city tour that begins with a panoramic drive through the city center. View the Panathenian Stadium and the ruins of the Temple of Zeus and Hadrian's Arch. Continue on to visit the Acropolis, the ancient architectural masterpiece built during the Golden Age of Athens and the new Acropolis Museum. Tonight, perhaps walk through the lively Plaka area, the oldest section of Athens. This neighborhood of charming restaurants, shops and sidewalk cafes is surely the best place to spend your last night in Greece
Optional: Half Day Athens Sightseeing (AM)
Overnight: Athens
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 14, Saturday - Depart Greece
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

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Inclusions

Please Note: Land Price does not include airfare, departure or arrival transfers, airline taxes and fuel surcharges.

Independent Package Includes

  • Round trip flights New York-Athens, Athens-New York
    Other departure cities available.
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • Intra-flight Crete-Athens
  • 12 nights accommodations in your choice of hotels
  • 3 nights Athens
  • 3 nights Mykonos
  • 3 nights Santorini
  • 3 nights Crete
  • All transfers
  • Breakfast daily
  • Ferries between Athens and the Greek Islands
  • 24-hour telephone assistance in the Islands
  • *Not Included:
    Tour manager services, luggage handling, optional tours and gratuities.


    Additional Information:
    Land only price does not include arrival/departure transfers, but does include the following group services: transfers for domestic flights and ferries, ferry Athens-Mykonos, ferry Mykonos-Santorini, ferry Santorini-Crete, and flight Crete-Athens.

    We will provide best ferry available on your travel dates. Reservations will be made for the earliest ferry available. We cannot confirm the exact ferry routing in advance. Local weather and wind factors can cause ferry delays and/or cancellations. When this occurs you will be advised of your options locally. As weather conditions are beyond our control, any costs incurred for alternate transportation, hotel and/or other out-of-pocket and related expenses will necessarily be borne by the traveler. We recommend you to check your trip insurance policy for covered benefits.

    Flights between Athens and Mykonos are available and require a supplement, as well as supplemental transfer costs. Flight upgrades must be purchased at least 60 days in advance of your trip, and will not be available for purchase locally.

    Please note the optional Half Day Santorini Eat & Walk Tour will only operate from May through September.


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    An upgrade to the in Santorini for Plan A is available for purchase.

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    Accommodations

    Athenian Callirhoe Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within walking distance of the Acropolis and many major attractions.

    Electra Hotel Athens
    This first class hotel is situated nearby Syntagma Square.

    Royal Olympic Hotel
    This superior first class hotel is located next to the Plaka and adjacent to the Temple of Zeus.

    St. George Lycabettus Lifestyle Hotel
    This superior first class hotel is located in the Kolonaki district of Athens.

    Hotel Bellevue Mykonos
    This first class hotel has wonderful views of the the Aegean Sea.

    Dorion
    This first class hotel overlooks Ornos beach, and is a 19th century Myconian ship owner mansion style building with lively elements of the island architecture.

    Pelican Bay Art Hotel
    This first class hotel is a short walk away from Platis Yialos beach.

    Rhenia Hotel
    This superior tourist class hotel is situated in Tourlos and has splendid views of the Aegean Sea.

    Aegean Plaza
    This first class hotel is situated 55 yards from the black sandy beach, in the magnificent Kamari.

    El Greco
    This first class hotel is located about a 5 minute walk from Fira Town.

    Santorini Palace Hotel
    This first class hotel is located in the town of Fira.

    Strogili Hotel
    This first class hotel is set in the village of Kamari.

    Agapi Beach Hotel
    This first class hotel overlooks the sea.

    Ibis Styles Heraklion Central
    This first class hotel is set in the heart of Heraklion.

    Athenian Callirhoe Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within walking distance of the Acropolis and many major attractions.

    Electra Hotel Athens
    This first class hotel is situated nearby Syntagma Square.

    Royal Olympic Hotel
    This superior first class hotel is located next to the Plaka and adjacent to the Temple of Zeus.

    St. George Lycabettus Lifestyle Hotel
    This superior first class hotel is located in the Kolonaki district of Athens.

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