Take in the rich culture and history of Greece's storied islands. It's nearly impossible to get a true taste of Greek culture without sampling its flavorful isles. Experience the relaxed lifestyle and vibrant locals that color all the islands, discovering the character and history unique to each locale. Absorb Hellenic heritage in ancient Athens before soaking in Crete's legendary landscapes. Cruise on the Aegean to the volcanic shores of Santorini and anchor on the beaches of lively Mykonos.
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- Round-trip regularly scheduled flights from Boston to Athens, via a connecting city
- Ferry from Athens to Mykonos, ferry from Mykonos to Santorini, ferry from Santorini to Crete, flight from Crete to Athens
- Twelve nights in handpicked hotels
- Seventeen meals: twelve breakfasts, five dinners with wine or beer
- Round-trip airport/hotel transfers
- Services of professional Tour Director
Average Minimum and Maximum Temperatures in Mykonos, Greece
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In Athens: a local guide introduces you to the highlights of this bustling ancient capital, home to the world's first democracy. Pass by the Olympic Stadium, Syntagma Square, and the Arch of Hadrian. View the sixth century Temple of Zeus. See the classically inspired Old Royal Palace, home of the Hellenic Parliament, and drive through the Plaka district. Set off on a walking tour around the ancient Acropolis, site of the Parthenon, Temple of Athena Nike, and Erechtheion.
In Mykonos: enjoy a tour including Little Venice, windmills of Mykonos Town, and Church of Panagia Paraportiani.
Santorini tour including Akrotiri excavations, Profitis Ilias Mountain panoramic views and Pyrgos.
In Crete: enjoy a guided tour of Heraklion including the ruins of Knossos and Archaeological Museum.
Optional excursions: Athens—Cape Sounion excursion, Delphi excursion. Mykonos—Cooking class and lunch, Delos excursion. Santorini—Wine tasting and lunch, Caldera cruise and dinner. Crete—Chania excursion.
PRICING AND DEPOSIT
Prices are per person, based on double occupancy. $5,109 for single reservations. Fuel surcharge, air taxes and fees subject to change. Passport required. Per person deposit is $600.