Take flight to Athens. Arrive Athens and transfer to the Domestic flight to Santorini. Overnight is in Santorini. Dinner In Santorini. Hotel Majestic https://www.hotel-majestic.gr/
After Breakfast full day tour of Santorini.
First stop the Prehistorical settlement of Akrotiri, located in the southern part of the island, a city that has remained alive for 3.500 years beneath the lava. The settlement (approx. 20 hectares) remained alive for 3.500 years beneath the lava and the ashes, the volcanic materials covered the entire island and the town itself protecting at the same time the buildings and their contents through the ages. The first habitation at the site dates from the late Neolithic times (the 4th millennium B.C.) and thanks to the elaborate drainage system, the sophisticated multi-storied buildings with the magnificent wall-paintings, furniture and vessels found we can understand the great development and prosperity of this civilization.
After learning the history of the island, it is time to relax to the most famous black sand beach of the island: Perissa. Here you will have free time to enjoy the sun, the sea, have some drinks, try the local dishes.
The tour will continue, then, to Megalochori: traditional village situated in the mainland which still keeps almost intact its traditional features, hundreds of white painted houses built the one upon the other, stone-cobbled narrow pathways and small white churches, with their distinctive blue domes. Profitis Ilias will be the next stop, the highest pick of the island (600m high approx.) to enjoy a 360® view all over Santorini (stop approx. 15min. for photos).
It’s time to taste some local wine: stop to one of the most famous wineries of the island, Santo Wine. Here we will learn more about the production of indigenous wines; have a tour inside the factory and enjoying the astonished view of the Caldera comfortable sit in the shadow of the beautiful terrace.
Last and more spectacular stop: Oia village to enjoy the astonishing sunset. Here guests will have approx. 2h of free time to discover the village and see the sunset from the ruins of the Venetian castle living this one life experience. After sunset the bus will bring you back to the hotel after Dinner at a restaurant. Overnight is in Santorini.
Transfer to the jetty for the Morning Ferry to Athens. Todays Lunch on the ferry is on your own. Reach Athens by afternoon and transfer to our hotel. 2 hour Athens by night tour and then Dinner in the Evening.
After Breakfast we go for a full day Excursion to Meteora. The Meteora is a rock Formation in central Greece hosting one of the largest and most precipitously built complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries, second in importance only to Mount athos. The six monasteries are built on immense natural pillars and hill-like rounded boulders that dominate the local area. It is located near the town of Kalabaka at the northwestern edge of the plain of Thesally. near the Pinieos river and Pindus Mountains Meteora is included on the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE LIST
Breakfast at our hotel and we will meet our guide for the City tour in Athens. We will start with a photo stop at Panathinaikos Stadium where the first Olympic Games took place in 1896. It is the only stadium built out of white marble. Proceed, passing by Zappeion and Temple of Olympian Zeus.
You will then pass the Athens Trilogy which includes the University of Athens, the Academy of Athens, and the National Library. Continue passing by National Garden, Hadrian’s Arc, St. Paul’s Church, Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown soldier, Schliemann’s House (Numismatic Museum), Catholic Cathedral, Old Parliament, Constitution Square ,Russian Orthodox Church, and finally ACROPOLIS (visit Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, Parthenon, Erechtheion with its Porch of Maidens).
Continue the expert guided Athens sightseeing and museum tour with a pleasant short walk passing by Herodian and Dionysus Theatre, in order to visit the ACROPOLIS museum. Main attractions such as votives, artefacts of everyday life, statues from archaic period, Caryatids, and of course the Parthenon hall with the metopes, the pediments and the frieze will impress you. Overnight is in Athens.
After Breakfast transfer to airport to take the flight home.
Tour Price: Rs. 1,48,500/- per person on twin sharing basis
USD 385/- Extra for Single supplement - If you need a Single room to Yourself
Rs 1, 43,500/- for Extra Adult in room with extra bed
Rs 1,28,500/- for Child 5-11yrs without extra bed
Rs 96,500/- for child 2-5 yrs. old. Child below 2 yrs. pays only the Infant charge of Airlines and
GST 5% EXTRA ON ALL PRICES
1.Economy class airfare from India to Athens and back by any airlines
3. Accommodation in good hotels mentioned or similar category hotels for 5 Nights / 6 days
4. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner on each day, except lunch on ferry
5. All entrance fee to sites mentioned in the above Program
6. Return Ferry ticket from Athens to Santorini and Back
7. English speaking guide in Athens and Santorini
8. All transportation by Airconditioned vehicles
9. Travel Insurance
The Cost does not include
1. Visa fee
2. Any tips, beverages etc. Tips payable @ USD 5/- per person per day. $ 35 for full tour
3. Any cost not included under the cost includes column
4. Departure tax, if any
5. Beverages with meals
6. Portage at airport and hotels
7. Personal expenses
Tour Price: Rs. Euro1150/- per person on twin sharing basis
Euro 385/- Extra for Single supplement - If you need a Single room to Yourself
Euro 1050/- for Extra Adult in room with extra bed
Rs 900/- for Child 5-11yrs without extra bed
Euro 700/- for child 2-5 yrs. old.
Child below 2 yrs free - Internal airline charge if any for infant will be applicable
THE COST INCLUDES:
Accommodation in good hotels as per itinerary on twin sharing basis. Hotels used as below
ATHENS: MARIOT ATHENS OR SIMILAR : https://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-photos/atham-athens-marriott-hotel/ SANTORINI: HOTEL MAJESTIC - 5 STAR https://www.hotel-majestic.gr/
All meals except Lunch on the ferry
Return Ferry tickets or one way by flight included
All tours by AC coaches using English speaking guides
THE COST DOES NOT INCLUDE
1. International Flights and Visa Fees
2. Any tips, beverages etc. Tips payable @ Euro 5/- per person per day. Euro 35 for full tour, to be paid to tour Manager before the start of the tour
3. Any cost not included under the cost includes column
4. Beverages with meals
5. Portage at airport and hotels
6. Personal expenses
7. Travel Insurance
A token advance of ONLY Rs 10,000/- to register. Since international flights have not started, we DO NOT NEED ANY ADVANCE. Once international flights start we will take 50% of the tour Charge and the final amount ill be payable 30 days before the tour date. In case flights do not resume by October we will fix a new date and the advance can be carried forward or you can ask for a full refund.
For persons coming from Abroad directly into Athens no need of any Advance. Just fill up the Registration form and send it to us. But as soon as flights resume from your country of Origin you have to remit the full 100% amount to us to reconfirm your place.
HOW TO BOOK THIS TOUR
Just send us a mail to email@example.com along with your passport copies to Register. We will let you have the account details in which to transfer the amount. We have only 45 seats in this program. So Register asap. This is a much awaited program and will sell out within a few days. So request to book early to avoid disappointment.