Some things are just better together-ouzo and ice, tzatziki and pita bread, Sun Gods and pure sunshine. We combined our enlightening tour of Classical Greece with our rejuvenating Island Hopper vacation to create the ultimate Greek getaway. History and harbors, ruins and resorts, and wisdom and waves come together as you trace the steps of ancient philosophers and athletes in Athens, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora, and more before digging your toes in the sand at two of the most glamorous islands in the Aegean. Magnificent Mykonos, with its iconic 16th-century windmills, and serene Santorini, with its picture-perfect whitewashed villages, warmly welcome guests to experience the colorful cuisine, fiery sunsets, calm waters, and pulsating nightlife. Pack your swim cap and your thinking hat for this tour of Classical Greece where cities and seas collide.
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- Offer valid through 6/30/2021
- 15 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Athens||Welcome to Athens! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome drink.|
|Day 2||Athens||ATHENS Guided sightseeing includes a visit to the Acropolis and a stop at the Panathenaic Stadium. Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)|
|Day 3||Nauplia||CORINTH Cross the canal and visit ancient Corinth.MYCENAE Free time for lunch. Guided visit of the excavations and museum.EPIDAURUS Guided visit to the 2,300-year-old open-air theater before continuing to Nauplia. (B,D) 132 mi / 212 km|
|Day 4||Nauplia-Olympia||Scenic drive through the Arkadian Mountains.OLYMPIA Guided visit of the archaeological site and the museum. [LF] Cooking demonstration this evening to learn how to make the traditional Greek tzatziki appetizer. (B,D) 112 mi / 181 km|
|Day 5||OLYMPIA-PATRAS-DELPHI||Drive by the busy seaport of Patras.DELPHI Guided visit to the excavations and Archaeological Museum. This evening [LF] learn how to dance the sirtaki while sipping a glass of ouzo. (B,D) 149 mi / 239 km|
|Day 6||Delphi-Meteora Area||Drive past Lamia and Trikala en route to Kalambaka.METEORA Guided visit of the Varlaam and St. Stephen's Monasteries. (B,D) 155 mi / 249 km|
|Day 7||Athens||THERMOPYLAE Stop at the battle site.ATHENS Free time late afternoon and evening. (B) 236 mi / 380 kmENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Athens with a traditional Greek dinner by the sea. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time with your GlobusGO mobile app.|
|Day 8||Mykonos||PIRAEUS Ferry crossing to Mykonos.MYKONOS Free time to explore. Dinner with regional specialties like louza loukaniko (sausage) and kopanisti (peppery goat cheese) at a local restaurant. (B,D)|
|Day 9||Mykonos||MYKONOS Walking tour includes the Church of Agia Kiriaki and [LF] Amygdalota (traditional Greek almond cookie) tasting. Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)|
|Day 10||Mykonos||MYKONOS Free day. (B)|
|Day 11||MYKONOS-SANTORINI||MYKONOS High-speed express ferry to Santorini.SANTORINI Free time to explore. Dinner with traditional Greek dishes at a local restaurant. (B,D)|
|Day 12||Santorini||SANTORINI Walking tour includes a picture stop at the cathedral and a [LF] glass of Ouzo. Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)|
|Day 13||Santorini||SANTORINI Free day. (B)ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Santorini with an excursion to Akrotiri. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time with your GlobusGO mobile app.|
|Day 14||SANTORINI-ATHENS||SANTORINI Fly to Athens.ATHENS Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)|
|Day 15||Athens||Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)|
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