EDUCATIONAL HISTORIC GREECE
|City||Thessaloniki, Athens, Corinth, Nauplio, Vergina|
|Days/Nights||9 / 8|
|Trip story||EDUCATIONAL HISTORIC GREECE|
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HISTORY AND ANCIENT SITES
This trip is provided by Business Travel to all cultural lovers who want to escape the modern world in this 8-day tour. This is a unique opportunity to discover modern and ancient Greece, starting from Athens and finishing at Thessaloniki the vice capital of Greece which was named after the sister o Great Alexander.
The benefit of this tour is that the traveller will be able to see monuments from different times of Greek culture such as Hellenistic Period, Alexander the Great period or the remains of the Golden Age of Athenian hegemony of Pericles.
You can basically travel through the years between the Athenian Parthenon, the ancient Delphi temple, the Meteora Monasteries which are literally hanged in the edge of huge rocks, one of the first theaters of the world in Epidaurous or the ancient Olympia where the Olympic Games have began!
The trip will also be a different gastronomical experience. Travelling throughout the mainland of Greece we will have access to various organic foods and recipes. Mediterranean diet is by itself one of the best in the world while in combination with the pure products of the Greek soil you can have a magnificent combination. Also, olive groves, fruit orchards and vineyards are abundant, and the olive oil and the wine produced is increasingly excellent.
CULTURE AND ARTS
This tour is the best chance that you might can have to discover the Greek culture and the Greek definition of art. You can visit various art galleries of the modern times or ancient theatres which where built and started their usage thousand years ago! You will mix modern arts, ancient arts, eligious or street art all at the same time. Greece is considered a very sophisticated country in case you are an art lover then get ready for the experiences of a lifetime.
This tour in contrast with the other tours that our agency specialises on, is usually combined with alternative tourism habits and eco tourism. Our agency offers you the chance to live like a Greek for a week, live in the nature, visit a typical farm, meet Greek families, taste the famous Greek hospitality and many more. Of course you always have the ability to offer to your clients 4 and 5 star hotels in order to provide them a comfortable and modern hotel.
So let’s become totally immersed in history and to the Greek legend.
DAY BY DAY SCHEDULE
DAY 1 ATHENS
Arrival in Athens and transfer to your hotel! After some rest a Half day walking city tour will be held ! Rest of the day free!
DAY 2 ATHENS – DELPOI
Today we are taking you back to ancient Greece! A magical journey across the famous Delphoi through a guided tour. Lunch at Delphoi and return to Athens. Rest of the day free!
DAY 3 ATHENS – SOUNIO
We are visiting one of the most famous Athens attractions, Sounio. The southest part of Athens where especially in the afternoon you can have a breathtaking experience of the Greek sunset! Lunch at a wonderful restaurant and the rest of the day free!
DAY 4 EPIDAYROS – TOLO – NAFPLIO
A small tour of Peloponnese! We will visit one of the most famous ancient theatres in the world, Epidavros and lunch.
Afterwards, we are visiting Tolo, a traditional village in Greece. Lastly, we are visiting Nafplion, the first Capital of Greece. We’ll have dinner and spend the night in Nafplion.
DAY 5 NAFPLIO – MYCENAE – ANCIENT OLYMPIA
First thing in the morning we are visiting archaeological site of Mycenae. Later in the day we are visiting the famous Ancient Olympia. Lunch there. Our day ends at ancient Olympia or Kyparrisia where a dinner and a sleep over will take place.
DAY 6 ANCIENT OLYMPIA – METEORA – THESSALONIKI
Visit to Meteora with the most impressive scenery of ageless monasteries. Then we are going for lunch in Litochoro, the village in the shade of Olympus. Our day ends in Thessaloniki, the vice capital of Greece!
DAY 7 THESSALONIKI – VERGINA – PELLA
First thing in the morning we are visiting Vergina and it’s unique museum. Return at Thessaloniki for shopping therapy, dinner at famous Greek restaurant and experience nightlife of the city.
DAY 8 THESSALONIKI
At this day our trip ends. Free day to drink your last coffee in Greece. You will be transferred from your hotel to Macedonia International Airport according to your flight details.
- Category : Tours in Greece
- Date : 18 February 2019