Athens & Cyclades Island Hopping - CHARM

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  • Exoticca

Travel back in time to the ancient Greek civilisation and marvel at the majestic Parthenon and the atmospheric neighbourhoods of Athens. Cruise on the Aegean Sea and navigate to its most romantic islands. Discover picturesque Mykonos and its paradise beaches before living the good life in upmarket Santorini, a favourite of the jet-set and home to idyllic whitewashed villages.

  • Europe
  • Greece
Tour Types
  • Circuits
  • Beaches
  • Wildlife
  • Cities
  • Island Hopping
Day 1: UK/Ireland - Athens

Arrive at your UK/Ireland departure airport, ready for a flight to Athens. Arrive in Athens and transfer to the hotel, in the heart of the city where you can soak up the hustle and bustle of the mega-metropolis. Transfer to the hotel and enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure, exploring the vibrant Athenian neighbourhoods and sampling delicious Greek cuisine. Overnight stay in Athens.

Day 2: Athens

Breakfast at the hotel. This morning, set off on a fascinating sightseeing tour of Athens, beginning in the city centre at Constitution Square, home to Greek Parliament. See the Presidential Residence, once home to the King and be transported back to ancient Greece at the Acropolis and Hadrian's Arch. Be charmed by the amazing Temple of Olympian Zeus and the huge Panathenaic Stadium. Explore the new Acropolis Museum before returning to the hotel and enjoying the afternoon at your leisure. Overnight stay in Athens.

Day 3: Athens - Mykonos

Breakfast at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the port to catch a ferry to Mykonos, one of the most famous islands in the Cyclades island group. Known for its pretty white and blue houses, paradise beaches and lively nightlife, Mykonos is the perfect place for a laid-back escape. Arrive and transfer to the hotel. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to soak up the sea views and relax at your own pace. Overnight stay in Mykonos.

Day 4: Mykonos

Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a day at your leisure in beautiful Mykonos. Perhaps visit the impressive 16th-century windmills on the hill behind Mykonos town, let your hair down on aptly named 'Paradise Beach' or enjoy some sunset drinks in Little Venice. Overnight stay in Mykonos.

Day 5: Mykonos - Santorini

Breakfast at the hotel. Today, head to the port to catch a ferry to Santorini. One of Greece's best-loved islands, Santorini is a beautiful island, known for its blue-roofed houses and sunsets. Arrive in Santorini and transfer to the hotel. The evening is at your leisure to explore the town and dine in style. Overnight stay in Santorini.

Day 6: Santorini

Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a day at your leisure in Santorini. Search the pebbled beaches for the perfect place to unwind or explore the towns of Fira and Oia, filled with charming cafes and restaurants. Santorini is a beautiful island filled with picture-perfect views to explore. Overnight stay in Santorini.

Day 7: Santorini - Athens

Breakfast at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the port to catch a ferry back to Athens. On arrival, transfer to the hotel and make the most of your last moments in Greece, shopping, sampling the local cuisine or doing some last-minute sightseeing. Overnight stay in Athens.

Day 8: Athens - UK/Ireland

Breakfast* at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the airport for a flight back to the UK/Ireland. Arrive in the UK/Ireland and end your trip.

* Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

  • -Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • -All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • -Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • -International flights: UK/Ireland - Athens, Athens - UK/Ireland. *
  • -7 nights accommodation in Charm and Deluxe category hotels. **
  • -Athens Sightseeing and Acropolis tour with an English-speaking guide.
  • -ATOL Protection.
  • -Ferry Tickets Athens - Mykonos - Santorini - Athens in an Economy class seat.

Escorted Tour holidays with Exoticca

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Exoticca caters to every type of traveller by offering group tours and private tours, as well as premium and luxury holiday packages and carefully planned excursions. With many years of experience in the bag, the company has developed strong relationships with its partners to enable the team to negotiate exclusive deals to save you money on your chosen escorted tours. Plus, you can pay for your Exoticca tour in instalments to make it easy for you to budget for your trip.

The team behind this trusted tour operator is made up of travel enthusiasts who are dedicated to providing the utmost level of comfort, quality and innovation to help make your trip as amazing as possible and to ensure all of your wishes are fulfilled. All tours include international flights, transfers, most meals and an English-speaking guide, along with unrivalled levels of customer service. When it comes to the itineraries, each one is crafted by destination experts so that Exoticca can always offer holidays and escorted tours of an exceptionally high standard, no matter whether you choose a premium or luxury package.

You can choose from a wide array of exciting and enriching escorted tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania and the Americas to suit your tour style and interests. For example, you can head to Rovaniemi in Finland to meet Santa Claus, see the treasures of Tuscany or experience a magical trip through the Baltic capitals. If you want to travel further afield, you can go on a luxury African adventure, discover the exotic islands and beaches of Malaysia or explore some of the most magnificent rainforests in the world on a Costa Rica tour. Whichever tour you book, you’ll always have plenty of free time to enjoy your chosen destination at your will.

The essence of Exoticca’s way of travelling lies in its respect and admiration for other cultures and is why the team collaborates with charities for good causes and helps those in less fortunate regions of the planet. You’ll also be pleased to know that every holiday and escorted tour is ATOL and ABTA protected, giving you peace of mind that you won’t ever lose the money you have paid for your trip.



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