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Athens & Crete

5 days with SITA World Tours   Rating: First Class

Itinerary
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Daily Departures Available!

Day 1 - Arrival / Athens 
Arrival at the Athens airport, welcome assistance and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Athens. 
 
Day 2 - City tour / Athens 
The day is dedicated to exploring the city of Athens. We begin with a panoramic tour to the most important monuments and landmarks of the city including the Panathinaikon stadium, the Zappeion, the temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, Syntagma square, the Parliament, the tomb of the unknown soldier, Schliemann's house, the Academy, the University, the National Library, and the old Parliament. Next we head for our guided visit to the Acropolis, including the Propylae, the temple of Athena Nike, the Parthenon, the Erechtheion. Later, we continue with a guided visit to the Acropolis museum voted one of the best museums in the world. Afternoon at leisure to explore Plaka, the picturesque old part of the city, and why not, some shopping at Ermou street. (B) 
 
Day 3 - Athens - Heraklion / Crete
In the morning we will be transferred to the airport of a short domestic flight to Heraklion. Transfer to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure. (B) 
 
Day 4 - At leisure / Crete
At leisure to explore the biggest of the Greek islands. Make sure to try the unique Cretan food, explore the Minoan civilization at Knossos, discover the beautiful beaches of Elounda, and enjoy a boat ride to historical Spinalonga.  (B) 
 
Day 5 - Departure
Morning at leisure until the time to transfer to the airport for a short domestic flight, connecting with your international return flight home. (B) 
All This Included
  • Accommodation on BB, 2 nights in Athens and 2 nights in Heraklion.
  • Athens city tour with Acropolis and Acropolis museum, on SIC, including English speaking guide.
  • All transfers
  • Flight ticket Athens - Heraklion, economy class.
  • Meet & Greet service for tour briefing and orientation by an English speaking representative
  • All entrance/admission fees to sites and museums
  • All taxes and our services
Accommodations
Athens: Hotel Crystal City, Hotel Oscar, Hotel Best Western Museum, Hotel Best Western Pythagorion, Hotel Best Western Candia or similar (S)
Crete: Hotel Atrion, Hotel Kastro (S)
Notes
  • Hotel upgrades are available. 
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
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* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.