8 DAYS ATHENS-SANTORINI

Where dreams come true

8 DAYS ATHENS-SANTORINI

per person

So you’ve been dreaming about that ideal romantic getaway, but you still haven’t had the chance to make it happen. Now, it’s time to step out of your comfort zone and into a state of complete and utter bliss.

 

Wander through the beautifully maintained ruins in Athens, get to Know Attica’s coastline with its green-blue waters and rocky covers and photograph the world’s most famous sunset in Santorini.

 

Give in, fall in love, and spoil yourself once and for good!

  • Included
    4 Star Accommodation
    5 Star Accommodation
    Boat Tickets
    Breakfast
    Entrance fees at archaeological sites/museums
    Private transfer
    Private/regular tours
  • Not Included
    Airport Transfers
    Customary tips to drivers/guides/escorts
    Personal expenses
1
Day 1
  Your ideal holiday begins in Athens.   Your private driver will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. Have the rest of the day free to move around the mesmerizing city and discover its many secrets.
2
Day 2
Breakfast at your hotel.   On this day, you will embark on a private downtown tour, and visit all the best landmarks in the city, including the Acropolis, and the Ancient Agora. Climb the marble steps and witness the most important ancient site in the western world.   Enjoy your lunch at a traditional tavern in the mazy streets of Plaka, also known as the neighborhood of Gods, and then drive along through the Athenian riviera. Capture your memories at Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon, widely known for its sunset view and spend your day walking around the rocky promontory of Sounion.   Return to your hotel.
3
Day 3
  Continue your trip to Santorini, the most picturesque island of Cyclades.   After your arrival, have the rest of the day free to stroll through the island's narrow streets and ancient city and explore the rocky land with the blue-rooted houses, sparkling waters, and flamboyant orange sky.
4
Day 4
Free day for personal activities.   On this day, you may visit the Prehistoric Museum & Archaeological site of Akrotiri. The Prehistoric Museum of Fira takes you back in time and sketches the course of its past, through selected finds from various excavations, dating back to the Neolithic, Minoan and Hellenistic periods onwards. You may also choose to visit the prehistoric settlement of Akrotiri, which is one of the most important archaeological sites in the world.   A city that has remained alive for 3,500 years beneath the lava, tells its story to today's visitors. A visit to Akrotiri is the best way to witness the unique connection of the island of Santorini with the volcano. The multi-floored public buildings, drainage facilities, stables, food stores, workshops of all sorts of art, textiles, metallurgy, shipbuilding, and other specialties are standing all over the site.   From the village descriptions given above choose two villages, you would most prefer to visit. Alternatively, you may visit either the Museum or Akrotiri and then visit 2 traditional villages and a winery for wine tasting.
5
Day 5
Your free day to relax and explore the island at your own pace.   Whether you wish to spend the day at the beach or explore your hotel's facilities, the day is yours to enjoy.
6
Day 6
Upon your arrival on the island, we will transfer you to the hotel. If you wish, you may embark on a catamaran sunset cruise around the island in the afternoon. Setting sail from the southern port of Vlychada and cruising along the coastline, we arrive at Akrotiri’s Red Beach, which is admired for its distinct red hue, caused by the rich in volcanic minerals soil. Next, we sail towards the White Beach. Then we sail towards Mesa Pigadia for our first swimming session with masks, towels, and snorkeling equipment provided to all our guests. Following that swimming session, we pass the Lighthouse and enter the Caldera for a unique view of the whole bay.   Our sailing route includes a close sail by the volcano crater and a full view of it before our next stop at the Hot Springs. This is where our second swimming session takes place in the sulfurous waters that provide for a natural spa. With the breathtaking views of Thirassia island as a backdrop matching the picturesque village of Oia, your Santorini sailing experience shall culminate in the most unique and unforgettable way possible.   Including: Soft Drinks, Beverages, Fresh Water, Local Santorini Wines (Traditional White Variety), Snack Variety.
7
Day 7
At the indicated time, we will transfer you to the port to take the boat to Piraeus. Upon your arrival, we will transfer you to the hotel.
8
Day 8
Depending on your departure time, we will transfer you to the Athens airport to catch your flight back home.
 
  • Enjoy a 5* hospitality while staying at the country’s most luxurious hotels
  • Move around the city with a luxury vehicle and a driver
  • Capture the majestic sunset view from Cape Sounio
  • Go on a catamaran Sunset Cruise in Santorini
  • Visit the archaeological site of Akrotiri, one of the major cities and ports of the Aegean during the Middle and Late Bronze Age (20th-17th century BC)

Canaves Oia

 
  • NJV Athens Plaza
  • Canaves Oia*Other hotel options are available. The choice of accommodation depends on the purpose of your travel and availability.