Athens, Greece - 5 days

Reveal in the history and culture of Athens, a city who has been refining it’s identity for over 7,000 years. Our Athens City Break allows you to walk the streets of one of the world’s oldest cities, learn about it’s history while exploring it’s famed ruins, cruise along the coastline, dipping into the warm waters of Greece’s Riviera and learn the ancient cooking techniques with a food safari and cooking class.

Highlights and Inclusions

  • 4 nights in an exquisite 5-star hotel.
  • 4 breakfasts (B), 3 lunches (L).
  • Private guided tour of the Acropolis including the Parthenon.
  • Semi-private Catamaran cruise along the Athens Riviera with lunch.
  • Athens small group food tour with cooking class.
  • Airport VIP transfers on arrival and departure.
  • Note: hotel city taxes, if applicable, are not included.

Upcoming Departures

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Day: 1 Athens

Welcome to Athens, one of the world’s oldest cities, the cradle of civilisation and the birthplace of democracy. Athens has been continually inhabited for at least 7,000 years. On arrival, transfer to your hotel and enjoy the day at leisure.

Overnight: Greece, Athens - Electra Palace Hotel Rating 
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Day: 2 Athens

B, L

Meet your private guide for a sightseeing tour to discover the UNESCO World Heritage listed citadel, the Acropolis of Athens. Ascend by step to the top of the sacred rock, before passing through the Propylaea, the Acropolis’ stately entrance. Here you will find the Parthenon and Erechtheion. Continue to the famed historic district of Plaka for lunch before enjoying the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight: Greece, Athens - Electra Palace Hotel Rating 
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Day: 3 Athens

B, L

Transfer to the Agios Kosmas Marina for a magnificent 5-hour catamaran cruise and unique perspective of the 45 kilometre-long Athen’s Riviera coastline. The day includes swimming stops with lunch prepared on board and served in a picturesque location.

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Day: 4 Athens

B, L

Partake in a full day small group Athens Food tour to visit various specialty food shops, colourful delicatessens, aromatic and tempting bakeries, restaurants, spice and grocery shops. The tour includes a visit to Athens’ central Varvakeios food market, a cooking class to learn how to prepare Greece’s most well-known dishes and lunch.

Overnight: Greece, Athens - Electra Palace Hotel Rating 
 5   or similar

Day: 5 Athens

B

After breakfast, stay in Athens for additional leisure time or transfer to the airport for your ongoing journey.

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