Multi-Day Tour | Independent, Private

Greek Dream and Private Yacht (13 days)

Travel2Greece by Travelive

Athens, Greece To Athens, Greece

Valid for Departures Now Through: 15 Nov 2018

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Athens, Greece
Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens Breakfast

Arrival in Greece, the land of the mythical Gods and ancient civilization. At Athens International Airport you will be welcomed by your private driver and taken to your five-star hotel. Enjoy your afternoon and evening exploring the vibrant culture and nightlife of Modern Athens. Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their favorite Athens restaurants, cafes and entertainment.

Day 2
Athens, Greece
Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens Breakfast

After breakfast, your licensed English speaking guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Begin your tour at the new Acropolis Museum and then visit the Acropolis itself and its timeless temples of Parthenon, Erectheion and Athena Nike. A short climb up to the Hill of Philopappus brings you to the imposing Roman period funeral monument and extensive views of Athens and Piraeus. You then descend to the hill of the Pnyx, the area used in Classical Athens as the meeting place for the democratic assembly. You enter the historical Plaka area close to the Thiseion temple, dating back to the 5th century BC, meandering past the ancient Agora with the impressively restored Stoa of Attalus, Hadrian’s Library, and the picturesque Tower of the Winds. The route back leads up over the Areopagus, or Hill of Mars, directly below the Acropolis. Here, in 54 AD, Saint Paul preached his Sermon on an unknown God, as recorded in the Acts of the Apostles. Finally, you pass the Roman period Odeion of Herodes Atticus, which is still used as a summer venue for open-air concerts and theatrical performances.  Your tour will end at Syntagma Square where you can enjoy the changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.  

Day 3
Mykonos, Greece
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos Breakfast

After breakfast, meet your private transfer to the Athens airport for your flight to Mykonos. Upon arrival you will be greeted and transferred to your five-star hotel.  Enjoy the day at your leisure at the pool or one of the many crystal clear beaches of Mykonos. Take a walk in the whitewashed labyrinth streets of Mykonos town lined with numerous shops and restaurants; make sure to ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their personal favorites.

Day 4
Mykonos, Greece
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos Breakfast

Explore the day at your leisure or enjoy an optional tour to the uninhabited island of Delos – The Sacred Island of Antiquity and the birthplace of Apollo. The entire island, all 5 square kilometers, is an archaeological monument. Remains of temples, holy places, houses, and settlements date back from the Neolithic to the Roman periods. There is no place in the world where one will not find photographs of the Lion Terrace, with its unique marble Lions. The indoor Archaeological Museum is one of the best in the country. In fact, the site is so full and rich with antiquities that multiple visits are quite common.

Day 5
Mykonos, Greece
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos Breakfast

Enjoy your day at leisure.  Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their favorite beaches on the island of Mykonos.

Day 6
Santorini, Greece
Canaves Oia Suites Breakfast

After breakfast, meet your transfer in the hotel lobby and drive to the port of Mykonos to board the hydrofoil for a three hour ride to Santorini.  Upon arrival in Santorini, you will be greeted at the port by your driver and taken to your hotel.  Enjoy dinner at one of the numerous restaurants while sipping wine from one of the local wineries.  Ask your Leisure Travel Consultants for their favorite restaurants in Santorini.  

Day 7
Santorini, Greece
Canaves Oia Suites Breakfast

Enjoy your day at leisure.  Ask your Leisure Travel Consultant for their personal tips of favorite activities and excursions while in Santorini.

Day 8
Santorini, Greece
Canaves Oia Suites Breakfast

Experience the day at your leisure our join an optional semi-private Wine Roads Tour with our expert Sommelier.  During this tour you will visit three wineries where  you will be introduced to 15 different styles of Santorini wines and enjoy wine-tastings.

Day 9
Aegean Sea (Cruising)
Santorini, Greece
None Breakfast

After breakfast, meet your transfer in the hotel lobby.  Transfer to the Vlyhada Marina of Santorini or fly to Athens and transfer to Glyfada Marina to meet your private yacht.  At the port you will be greeted by your captain and crew.  Embarkation and safety briefing before you start your afternoon sail in the Aegean, taking in the spectacular views.

Day 10
Aegean Sea (Cruising)
None None

Enjoy your days at sea enjoying the islands, marina, private coves and deep blue seas of the Aegean at your leisure.

Day 11
Aegean Sea (Cruising)
None None

Enjoy your days at sea enjoying the islands, marina, private coves and deep blue seas of the Aegean at your leisure.

Day 12
Aegean Sea (Cruising)
None None

Enjoy your days at sea enjoying the islands, marina, private coves and deep blue seas of the Aegean at your leisure.

Day 13
Athens, Greece
None None

After breakfast, transfer to the airport where you will check-in for your flight home.

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Description

Spend two nights visiting the ancient beauties of Athens followed by ten nights exploring the Aegean Islands. Enjoy the endless beaches of Mykonos, breathtaking scenery of Santorini and the beautiful islands of the Aegean aboard your private yacht charter.

About Us

Travel2Greece is a luxury On-Site specializing in handcrafted vacations to mainland Greece and its breathtaking islands. Greece is a remarkable destination with countless options for every type of traveler. Guests can experience historical and modern Athens, Mykonos' famous beaches and nightlife, romantic Santorini including a private sunset yacht cruise, and the sheer diversity offered in Crete. Customizing a stay on a private yacht is an exhilarating way to explore the lesser known islands with complete flexibility and unparalleled relaxation. Greece's diverse mainland and 6000 islands are available to discover–let’s start planning today!

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