Day 1 – Arrival in Athens
Upon arrival at Athens International Airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. If time permits depending on your arrival time to Athens, you may enjoy one of our optional tours. (Cape Sounion or Athens By Night Tour with Traditional Greek show). Overnight stay in Athens.
Day 2 – Athens
After breakfast at hotel, pick up for our Athens Sightseeing Tour. Our Athens Half Day Tour begins with a panoramic drive around Syntagma square, passing by many sightseeing hot spots such as National Garden, Hadrian’s Arch, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Catholic Cathedral and Schliemann’s House. We will then drive past the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Our licensed guide will make you feel as if you are experiencing firsthand Athens’s old and new history as you look at these stately buildings. We continue for a photo stop at Panathenaic Stadium, otherwise known as Kallimarmaro Stadium, where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. As we proceed, we pass by Zappeion and the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Last but not least, we make our way to the archaeological site of Acropolis, an UNESCO’S world heritage monument and we visit Propylae, as well as the small Temple of Athena Nike. Of course, our visit shall not be completed without the Parthenon and Erechtheion. The expert guided Athens sightseeing and museum tour continues with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodion and Dionysos Theater, in order to visit the New Acropolis Museum. With this Athens half day tour you will enjoy one of the top UNESCO’S world heritage monuments. At the end of our tour, return back to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in Athens.
Day 3 – Athens & Rhodes
Early breakfast and departure transfer to Athens International Airport to board on the domestic flight for Rhodes Island. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel in Rhodes. Balance of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in Rhodes.
Day 4, 5 & 6 – Rhodes
Rhodes is the largest and most popular island of Dodecanese. It amazes visitors with its stunning beaches, its medieval architecture and many interesting monuments around the island. There are many interesting sightseeing spots in Rhodes, a place with long history and rich tradition. Its Old Town is among the best-preserved Medieval Towns of Europe, with strong walls, an impressive castle, paved paths and elegant stone mansions. The Street of the Knights, the Palace and Hippocrates Square are some of the main spots of Rhodes Old Town. Of course, you shouldn’t miss visiting as many places as possible around the island, such the Acropolis of Lindos, the Aquarium, the Monastery of Filerimos and the Valley of Butterflies. Also, there are many beach resorts on the island which are perfect for sunbathing and relaxing. Kallithea and Faliraki are the most popular ones with many tourist facilities and restaurants. Last but not least, you can find numerous beaches for all preferences, such as Tsambika and Ladiko beaches. Prassonissi, Ixia and Theologos are popular beaches for windsurfing and kite surfing. After exploring the island of Rhodes, you can also do some day trips to nearby islands, such as magical Symi Island. Overnight stay in Rhodes.
Day 7 – Departure from Rhodes
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Rhodes International Airport for your domestic flight to Athens in order to board your international departure flight.