Classical Greece with Mykonos and Santorini

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TRAVEL DATES:

Jun 22 | Jul 21 | Aug 18 | Sep 22 – FROM USD 2888
TRIPLE USD 2888
SINGLE USD 3288

Oct 20 – FROM USD 2899
TRIPLE USD 2899
SINGLE 3399

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
ATHENS: Kolonaki, Hermou, Voukourestiou Street, Monastiraki, Plaka,Thebes, Levadia, Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios, the Treasury of the
Athenians, Meteora, ageless Monasteries, island of Mykonos,Syntagma Square, the House of Parliament, the Tomb to the Unknown oldier,island of Santorini, Athens Academy, University ,National Library, Panathenaic Olympic stadium, Temple of the Olympian Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch, Acropolis, : the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion, the Parthenon

DAY 1: CHECK IN AT THE AIRPORT FOR YOUR FLIGHT ( –/–/–)
Assemble at Manila International Airport for your departure flight to Athens.

DAY 2: ATHENS ARRIVAL – CITY TOUR ( –/–/D)
Upon arrival in Athens, meet and greet our representative then transfer for Athens City Tour .
Visit   Acropolis – the architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Parthenon dedicated to the goddess Athena, the Erectheion and the Temple of Athena Nike. See the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic games of modern times where held in 1896 and continue passing by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the memorial of the Unknown Soldier , the Academy, the University, the National Library and Constitution Square (Syntagma). Enjoy dinner by the seaside and transfer to the hotel for check in.

DAY 3: ATHENS – DELPHI – KALAMBAKA ( B/L/D)
After breakfast inside the hotel , pick up from your Hotel and transfer to Delphi . Famous oracle of the ancient Greece and was regarded as the center of the world. Passing through the fertile plain of Boeotia, crossing the towns of Thebes which is connected with the tragedy of king Oedipus – Levadia and Arachova we will arrive at Delphi –the Omphalos (Navel of Earth) for your Full Day Delphi tour. On the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of unparalleled beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythius. You will be astonished by the Treasury of the Athenians, the Theatre, the Stadium and the Museum with the famous statue of Antinoos and the unique bronze statue of the Charioteer dated from 475 B.C and the famous athlete Aghias. After lunch, continue to Kalambaka, passing through the fertile planes of Thessaly. Arrival at your hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

DAY 4: KALAMBAKA – METEORA MONASTERY – ATHENS ( B/L/D)
After breakfast inside the hotel visit Meteora,the UNESCO World Heritage site is home to more than 20 rock monasteries, either perched precariously on top of Meteora’s towering sandstone cliffs or built into the cliffs themselves inside naturally formed caves. Originally lived in by 11th-century hermits, the monasteries later became safe havens for monkseeing bloodshed when the Roman Empire began to fall . Impressive scenery, priceless historical and religious treasures suspended between earth and sky. Enjoy your lunch and return to Athens. On the way back you will have the opportunity to stop at the Historical Battle Scene of Thermopylae (157 km – 2. 5 hrs) to see the statue of Leonidas and the sacred hill, where Leonidas and the 300 Spartans died fighting in the famous battle of Thermopylae in 480 B. C. (Hollywood Movie 300). Continue the drive for the return to Athens.
Enjoy dinner and transfer to your hotel for overnight .

DAY 5: ATHENS– MYKONOS/ ISLAND TOUR ( B/L/D)
After breakfast inside the hotel transfer from Athens to Rafna Port . Supper Ferry Rafna – Mykonos (around 07: 50-12: 20) Upon arrival in Mykonos, meet our Tour Escort at Mykonos Port Transfer to local restaurant for lunch and then continue Mykonos Island for Mykonos town Walking tour . It’s the most famous island in Greece and, with no doubt the most Cosmopolitan in Cyclades islands. Mykonos constitutes a thrilling destination marrying jet set venues and high end shopping!  Walk and admire the iconic Windmills, Little Venice with restaurants and bars built right at the edge of the sea, be captivated by the earthen colors of bare hills surrounding the town’s gleaming whiteness, an incredibly blue sky and even deeper blue sparkling sea. You will also visit the impressive beaches of Platys Gialos & Paradise Beach traditional village of AnoMera! Enjoy Lunch and transfer to your selected hotel for check in. In the evening you will be escorted to the restaurant for your dinner which is walking distance from your hotel . Overnight in Mykonos.

DAY 6: MYKONOS / SANTORINI – AFTERNOON OIA TOUR ( B/–/D)
Hellenic Sea Ways with Number Seating Mykonos – Santorini(13.50-16:50) Morning at leisure. Wander around the pedestrian shopping streets of the Mykonos town, colorful and busy with the most glamorous of all Matogianni Street lined with high end brand name stores, souvenir shops, shoes shops, art galleries and many fine jewelry stores. Midday proceed to the port to embark the High speed boat to Santorini Island. Arrival in Santorini where you will be met by our representative and you will be escorted for your after noon tour of Oia. Stroll along the charming road with cliffs on one side and endless sea views on the other while your escort describes the village’s history. Enjoy your sunset dinner with the amazing view of Oia and return to your hotel . Overnight in Santorini.

DAY 7: SANTORINI FULL DAY ISLAND TOUR WITH WINE TASTING ( B/L/D)
After breakfast inside the hotel pick up for your full day Island tour. Santorini Island tour and drive to the heart of the island through the traditional village of Pyrgos. Stop at the Monastery of Profitis Elias the highest spot of the island. The perfect point for the most amazing panoramic photos. Drive south after Megalochorito famous black beaches of Perivolos & Perissa stop for lunch or swimming. Visit local winery with unique Caldera view – enjoy wine tasting. After dinner return to your hotel and overnight in Santorini .

DAY 8: SANTORINI – ATHENS ( B/–/D)
After breakfast inside the hotel enjoy your morning at leisure; final shopping opportunity on the island until your transfer time to Santorini port for your return to Athens. Upon arrival in Athens, meet our representative and transfer for dinner then continue to Costal area of Athens for a drink then back to hotel for check-in and overnight stay.

DAY 9: ATHENS –DEPARTURE / MANILA ( B/–/–)
After breakfast inside the hotel enjoy your morning free time. At indicated time transfer to airport for your
flight back home.

ACCOMMODATION:
ATHENS- NOVOTEL HOTEL (4*) or similar class
KALAMBAKA- DIVANI METEORA HOTEL (4*) or similar class
MYKONOS- PETINOS HOTEL (4*) or similar class
SANTORINI- EL GRECO HOTEL (4*) or similar class

INCLUSIONS:
– Roundtrip International Airline ticket
– Roundtrip Airport Transfer (APT – HTL – APT)
– Roundtrip Ferry Transfers: ATH – JMK – JTR – ATH
– 7 Nights Hotel Accommodations – 4star Local Hotel
– Meals as per itinerary 7B, 4L, 7D
– All tours and admissions fees as per itinerary
– English Speaking Guide

EXCLUSIONS:
– Airline Tax:   USD 110.00 per person (Subject to Change)
– PH Tax:  Php1620.00 per person
– Tip to Drive & Guide:  USD 10.00 per pax per day
– VISA FEE:  EURO 60.00 per person
– PROCESSING FEE:  PHP 1,500.00 per person
– Other services not mentioned in the itinerary
– Personal expenses
– Porterage fee

VISA REQUIREMENTS:
– Duly filled up tourist visa application form.
– 2pcs. Passport size photos w/ white background
– Passport ( at least six (6) months valid)
– Original Bank Certificate
– Original & photocopy of old passport with used VISA (within 5 years): Australia, Canada, Japan, Korea, New Zealand,
USA and Schengen.
– Employment Certificate with copy of Company ID
– Business docs: DTI/SEC and Mayor’s/Business Permit
– School Certificate with copy of school ID
– Copy of recent Income Tax Return (ITR)
– NSO Birth Certificate & Marriage Contract (if travelling with immediate family member)
– Insurance coverage with minimum of EURO 30,000

FLIGHT DETAILS:
EK 335 MNL DXB 2355 0440
EK 105 DXB ATH 1005 1405
EK 106 ATH DXB 1600 2135
EK 332 DXB MNL 0330 1600

BOOKING CONDITIONS:
– Rate is valid for PHILIPPINE PASSPORT HOLDERS only
– Non-refundable Deposit of USD300.0 per pax
– 50% deposit upon approval of the VISA will be applied
– Full cancellation charges will be applied to any cancellation made 2 weeks before departure date
APR – MAY DEP Minimum 15 Adults
JUN – OCT DEP Minimum 20 Adults
– Free Travel Insurance for 6-70 years old only
– Itinerary is subject to change due to local condition
– Rates can be change due to foreign exchange rate