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Ancient Greece
Day 01
ARRIVAL IN EL.VENIZELOS AIRPORT – PICK UP FROM THE AIRPORT TO DELPHI VISIT MUSEUM AND ANCIENT SITE The Archaeological Museum of Delphi, one of the most important in Greece, exhibits the history of the Delphic sanctuary, site of the most famous ancient Greek oracle. Its rich collections are comprised primarily of architectural sculpture, statues and minor objects donated to the sanctuary. These reflect its religious, political and artistic activities from its early years in the eight century BC to its decline in Late Antiquity. The museum is housed in a two-storey building with a total surface area of 2270 square meters, with fourteen exhibition rooms, 558 square meters of storerooms and conservation laboratories for pottery, metal objects and mosaics. A new lobby, cafeteria and gift shop were created during the museum's latest refurbishment. The museum is overseen by the Tenth Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities & LUNCH IN METEORA AREA.

METEORA is an area in Thessaly (Central Greece) and Kalampaka is the city under the rock towers of Meteora. The thing that makes Meteora so special is the monasteries on the top of the rock towers. The monasteries, the amound of peaks to climb and the paths for hiking brings in Meteora the whole year many tourists.

DINNER AT THE HOTEL & OVERNIGHT IN METEORA.


Day 02
MORNING VISIT METEORA MONASTERIES are among the most striking sights in Greece. The name Meteora is Greek for "suspended in the air," which perfectly describes these six remarkable Greek Orthodox monasteries. The sandstone peaks were first inhabited by Byzantine hermits in the 11th century, who clambered up the rocks to be alone with God. The present monasteries were built in the 14th and 15th centuries during a time of instability and revival of the hermit ideal; the first was Great Meteoron and there were 24 monasteries by 1500. They flourished until the 17th century but only six survive today; four of these still host monastic communities.

LUNCH DEPARTURE FOR ATHENS AND ARRIVAL IN THE AFTERNOON FOR DINNER AND TRANSFER TO HOTEL & OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS.


Day 03
PICK UP FROM THE HOTEL FOR THE ATHENS CITY TOUR AND VISIT THE ACROPOLIS of is an ancient citadel located on a high rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and containing the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historic significance, the most famous being the Parthenon .

LUNCH IN PLAKA AREA is the old historical neighborhood of Athens, clustered around the northern and eastern slopes of the Acropolis, and incorporating labyrinthine streets and neoclassical architecture. Plaka is built on top of the residential areas of the ancient town of Athens. It is known as the "Neighbourhood of the Gods" due to its

proximity to the Acropolis and its many archaeological sites HOTEL CHECK IN – AFTERNOON TRANSFER FOR DINNER – OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS.
 

Day 04
EARLY MORNING PICKUP FOR ARGOLIDA TOUR (CORINTH CANAL The Corinth Canal is a canal that connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates the Peloponnesian peninsula from the Greek mainland, thus effectively making the former an island. The builders dug the canal through the Isthmus at sea level; no locks are employed – MYCENAE LUNCH MYCENAE is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 km southwest of Athens

EPIDAURUS was a small city in ancient Greece – NAFPLION TOWN A lovely romantic downtown with cozy streets, a great place to stay for radial travelling around Peloponnese. Nafplio was the second capital of newly formed Greece after Misologgi until the capital eventually became Athens. It is an historical city due to its meaning to the Greek Revolution. It has a fantastic centre with small neoclassical historical houses, squares and churches.

RETURN IN THE AFTERNOON FOR DINNER AND TRANSFER TO HOTEL – OVERNIGHT IN ATHENS
 
Day 05
PICKUP FROM HOTEL AND TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT FOR THE DEPARTURE FLIGHT
 
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