Explore the best of Greece on this voyage that takes you to Athens, Mykonos and Santorini. See extraordinary historical monuments, picture-perfect island vistas and beaches, and fantastic art and crafts.
- International flights to Athens
- Flight from Mykonos to Athens
- 8 nights 3-star comfort accommodation in Athens, Mykonos & Santorini (Upgrade to 4-star or 5-star option available at an additional cost)
- Breakfast daily
- Half-day tour to the Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum
- Airport and port transfers in Athens, Santorini and Mykonos
- Fast ferry Athens to Santorini; Hydrofoil Santorini to Mykonos
- Includes Careflex: Cancel up to 3 days prior
|Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton|
|Apr 2-May 22, 2024||from $2599 + $814 tax|
|May 23-Jun 18, 2024||from $2699 + $814 tax|
|Upgraded Hotel Options:|
|4-star superior hotels||Add from $400 more|
|5-star premium hotels||Add from $800 more|
|Victoria, Kelowna||from $200 more|
*There may be a forced overnight on the outbound. If this occurs, a hotel can be added at an additional cost
Hotels: Will be assigned by the supplier up to 3 days prior to departure. Travel Best Bets has no control over the hotels and their location that are arranged for this package.
City Taxes: Applicable for hotel stays in Greece and are payable in local currency upon arrival. Rates vary from 2 EUR to 5 EUR depending on hotel star rating and location and are calculated per room, per night. Rates are subject to change without notice.
Islands Visited: The order of the islands visited may change due to operational restrictions. The itinerary above is for reference only.
Please note that the day-to-day itinerary should occur as planned, but may alter slightly depending on the time between the inter-island flight and the international flight back to Canada.
The order of the islands visited may change due to operational restrictions. The itinerary is for reference only and will be determined based on the date of travel chosen
Day 1: Depart Canada
Fly to Athens.
Day 2: Welcome to Athens
Upon arrival, transfer to your Athens hotel and check in, where you will spend the next two nights. Spend the rest of the day exploring Athens at your own pace.
Day 3: Athens: At Leisure (B)
Enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour of the city, including the magnificent Acropolis. The Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum: Follow your expert guides as they take you for a quick stop at the Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896. From here, you’ll continue on and pass by the Temple of the Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). Next up is a comprehensive visit of the Acropolis to see architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and the impressive Parthenon. End the tour with visit of the New Acropolis Museum.
Day 4: Athens – Santorini (B)
After an early morning breakfast, transfer at the indicated time to Athens port for your fast ferry to Santorini. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and check in, then enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure.
Days 5 & 6: Santorini: At Leisure (B)
After breakfast, relax and enjoy the lovely atmosphere, or explore the volcanic island of Santorini, known for its romance and beauty. Out & About Suggestions Visit the Museum of Prehistoric Thera in Fira ($) or discover colourful beaches. The traditional village of Oia is the most photographed place in Greece, best known for its breathtaking sunsets. Small white houses dot the hillside, interspersed by splashes of rich okra, deep fuchsia, cobalt blue, oyster pink and earthy red.
Day 7: Santorini – Mykonos (B)
Enjoy your breakfast and morning at leisure, then transfer to the Santorini port for your hydrofoil to Mykonos. Transfer to your hotel and check in, then spend the rest of your afternoon relaxing and admiring the island.
Days 8 & 9: Mykonos: At Leisure (B)
Spend the next two days exploring Mykonos, an international hotspot, with white houses, windmills, chapels, lovely beaches and shopping. Out & About Suggestions Discover great art galleries as you stroll along the town’s winding narrow streets, visit the Church of Panagia Paraportiani, or enjoy a drink in the romantic neighbourhood of Little Venice.
Day 10: Mykonos – Athens – Return to Canada (B)
After breakfast, transfer to the Mykonos airport for your local flight to Athens and board your flight home.