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9 Days from $1347 - Land Only,






3 Nights Athens, 3-Day Classical Tour & 3-Day Cruise


DAY 1, SUN - ATHENS:
Upon arrival in Athens, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 2, MON - ATHENS / mycenae / olympia:
Today begin your Classical Tour of Greece. Millenniums of history unfold as you visit the archaeological sites of Mycenae and Epidaurus. Drive on to Olympia for dinner and overnight. (B,D)
DAY 3, TUE - OLYMPIA / delphi:
Morning visit of the ancient site of Olympia, site of the ancient Olympic Games. Drive via Patras and Rion to Delphi for dinner and overnight. (B,D)
DAY 4, WED - DELPHI / athens:
Morning visit of the archaeological site of Delphi, including the Temple of Apollo. Evening return to Athens for overnight. (B)
DAY 5, THU - ATHENS:
Morning sightseeing tour of Athens including the Acropolis. Spend the afternoon at leisure or explore this fascinating cityn on your own. (B)
DAY 6, FRI - ATHENS / PIRAEUS / MYKONOS:
After breakfast transfer to Piraeus to board the 3-night cruise to the Greek Islands and Turkey. Your first port-of-call is Mykonos. Enjoy the whitewashed houses and the picturesque windmills. (B,L,D)
DAY 7, SAT - KUSADASI / PATMOS:
Arrive in Kusadasi where you may take an optional excursion to the ancient city of Ephesus. Then on to Patmos where you may take an optional excursion to the Monastery and Cave where John the Divine wrote the Book of Revelation. (B,L,D)
DAY 8, SUN - HERAKLION / SANTORINI:
Arrive in Heraklion, the capital of Crete. Take an optional excursion to the Palace of Knossos, the center of the Minoan civilization. Sail on to Santorini, the volcano island, one of the most unforgettable places in the world. Walk along the narrow streets of the town of Thera or visit the beautiful village of Oia, perched on the rim of the caldera offering panoramic views of breathtaking beauty. (B,L,D)
DAY 9, MON - PIRAEUS / ATHENS:
Return to Piraeus (approximately 6 am at port). Disembark after breakfast and transfer to Athens airport. (B)
During the months of July and August, the cruise itinerary detailed in this package can be substituted with an alternate itinerary. Note: An additional amount will need to be collected for the transfer to/from Lavrion.

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Prices are per person, based on double occupancy.
Triple occupancy and children prices are available upon request.
Homeric Tours will provide competitive airfares from USA in conjuction with your tour request.