Classical Tour with Meteora
An extension of the classical 4-day tour to include the impressive Meteora monasteries that stand high on cliff faces. All dating from the 14th to 16th centuries, the ancient architecture and stunning relics should not be missed. Please ask for details and pricing.
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. Overnight in Olympia, the cradle of the Olympic Games. (Dinner)
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. Overnight. (Dinner)
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. Overnight. (Dinner)
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. N.B. Please ladies for the visit of the Monastery you need a skirt and the gentlemen long trousers.
You can customize this trip with additional days! Slow the pace with rest days in locations of your choice, or add additional sightseeing days along the route.
Departures Every Monday / Tuesday / Saturday (from April to October). Thursdays only on following days: 18/04, 09/05, 16/05, 23/05, 06/06, 20/06, 04/07, 18/07, 08/08, 22/08, 12/09, 19/09, 26/09, 03/10 From November to March: Every Monday.
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Start Date: 01.04.2019Finish Date: 31.10.2019Day / Days / Every Day: Every Day
CostingThe cost of this tour may change according to your travel dates, accommodation level and number of people traveling. Please send us a quick enquiry through our web site so that we can make our best offer. Given that our reservations office is located in Greece, we have access to best deals possible.
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