Classical Tour with Meteora
Olympia – Delphi – Meteora
– from $659 per person in double occupancy-
Departures: Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and selected Thursdays / Duration: 4 days – 3 nights
Day 1: Athens – Olympia
Leave by the coastal road to the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Theatre of Epidauros, famous for its remarkable acoustics. Then proceed to the town of Nauplion (short photo stop), drive on to Mycenae and visit the Archaeological Site and the Tomb of Agamemnon. Then depart for Olympia through Central Peloponnese and the towns of Tripolis and Megalopolis. Dinner & Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games.
Day 2: Olympia – Delphi
Breakfast at Hotel. In the morning visit the Archaeological Site with the Sanctuary of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Stadium and the Archaeological Museum. Then drive on through the plains of Ilia and Achaia until the magnificent bridge which is crossing the Corinthian Bay from Rion to Antirion. Pass by the picturesque towns of Nafpactos (Lepanto) and Itea, arrive in Delphi. Dinner & Overnight in Delphi.
Day 3: Delphi – Kalambaka
Breakfast at Hotel. In the morning visit the Archaeological Site and the Museum. Depart for Kalambaka, a small town stated at the foot of the astonishing complex of Meteora, gigantic rocks. Dinner & Overnight in Kalambaka.
Day 4: Kalambaka – Athens
Breakfast at Hotel. Visit Meteora, among striking scenery, perched on top of huge rocks which seem to be suspended in mid-air, stand ageless Monasteries, where you can see exquisite specimens of Byzantine art. Return to Athens via Trikala, Lamia, Thermopylae (short stop to see across the road the Leonida’s Monument). Arrive in Athens early in the evening.
PRICE PER PERSON IN CANADIAN DOLLARS IN DOUBLE OCCUPANCY
Tourist class (3*) : $659
First class (4*) : $825
HOTELS (or similar):
OLYMPIA: 3* – HOTEL ANTONIOS / 4* – HOTEL ARTY GRAND ou HOTEL EUROPA
DELPHI: 3* – HOTEL HERMES / 4* – HOTEL AMALIA
KALAMBAKA: 3* – ORFEAS / 4* – DIVANI METEORA ou HOTEL AMALIA
• 3 nights accommodation in double occupancy – in your choice of hotel category 3* or 4* (Olympia – 1 night, Delphi – 1 night, Kalambaka – 1 night)
• Bilingual professional guide
• Entrance fees
• Transport by luxury air-conditioned coach
• Pick-up service from most of hotels in Athens
• All taxes
• Meals as per itinerary (3 x Breakfast, & 3 x Dinner)
• Sightseeing as per itinerary