Athens & Island Hopping in the Aegean - DELUXE

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Travel back in time to days of ancient Greece and marvel at the majestic Parthenon and the atmospheric neighbourhoods of Athens. Cruise on the Aegean Sea and navigate to its most captivating islands. Discover picturesque Mykonos and the tranquil beaches of Naxos before heading to Crete, home to priceless archaeological sites and a Mediterranean atmosphere.

Destinations
  • Greece
  • Europe
Tour Types
  • Circuits
  • Beaches
  • Wildlife
  • Cities
  • Island Hopping

Location: UK/Ireland - Athens

<p>Arrive at your UK/Ireland departure airport, ready to catch a flight to <strong>Athens</strong>. Arrive in <strong>Athens</strong> 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 the delicious Greek cuisine. Overnight stay in Athens.</p>

Accommodation Name: Cypria

Location: Athens

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. This morning, set off on a fascinating <strong>sightseeing tour of Athens</strong>, 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.</p>

Accommodation Name: Cypria

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Athens - Mykonos

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong><strong> </strong>at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to the port to catch a <strong>ferry to Mykonos,</strong> one of the most famous islands in the Cyclades island group. Known for its pretty white and blue houses, paradises 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.</p>

Accommodation Name: Rhenia

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Mykonos

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> 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. </p>

Accommodation Name: Rhenia

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Mykonos - Naxos

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. At the indicated time, catch the <strong>ferry to Naxos, </strong>the largest island of the Cyclades island group, known for its idyllic beaches, white-washed traditional houses and ancient ruins. Transfer to the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure, enjoying the small-town atmosphere. Overnight stay in Naxos.</p>

Accommodation Name: Argo Boutique Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Naxos

<p><strong>Breakfast </strong>at the hotel. Enjoy a relaxing day at your leisure in Naxos. Head to the beach to soak up the breathtaking natural beauty of the island or explore Naxos Old Town, home to many boutiques and craft shops. Be sure to make time to visit the famous Temple of Apollo. All that remains of the ruins today is a huge square arch, perfect for a one-of-a-kind photo! Overnight stay in Naxos.</p> <div id="gtx-trans" style="position: absolute; left: 247px; top: 25.6307px;"> </div>

Accommodation Name: Argo Boutique Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Naxos - Crete

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. Continue your island-hopping adventure today as you catch the ferry to <strong>Crete, </strong>Greece's largest island known its fine-sand beaches, fascinating heritage sights and the lively atmosphere of its capital, Heraklion. Arrive, transfer to the hotel and enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure, exploring the sights or whiling away the evening at a local taverna. Overnight stay in Crete. </p>

Accommodation Name: Palmera Beach Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Crete

<p><strong>Breakfast.</strong> Spend a day at your leisure, relaxing on the beach or by the pool at your own pace. If you prefer, there are several points of interest in Heraklion to explore, such as the Palace of Knossos archaeological site. Overnight stay in Crete.</p>

Accommodation Name: Palmera Beach Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Crete

<p><strong>Breakfast.</strong> Enjoy another day to relax at your leisure. Soak up the Aegean sunshine, sample some of the islands excellent Greek cuisine in a local taverna or simply unwind on the beach. Overnight stay in Crete.</p>

Accommodation Name: Palmera Beach Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Crete - Athens

<p><strong>Breakfast</strong> at the hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to Heraklion airport for a flight back to <strong>Athens. </strong>Arrive, transfer to the hotel and enjoy your final evening in Greece soaking up the atmosphere of the capital. Overnight stay in Athens.</p>

Accommodation Name: Cypria

Meals: Breakfast

Location: Athens - UK/Ireland

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

Meals: Breakfast

Included
  • -Departures from main UK/Ireland airports.
  • -Internal flight: Heraklion - Athens. *
  • -International flights: UK/Ireland - Athens, Athens - UK/Ireland.
  • -10 nights accommodation in Deluxe category hotels. **
  • -All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • -Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles.
  • -Ferry Tickets: Athens - Mykonos - Naxos - Crete in an Economy class seat.
  • -Athens Sightseeing and Acropolis tour with an English-speaking guide.
  • Meals
    -10 breakfasts. ***

Escorted Tour holidays with Exoticca

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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.

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Meals:10 breakfasts. ***
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