Packages holidays to Athens
Upon your arrival at the Athens International Airport, please proceed towards the exit after collecting your baggage. Our representative holding a Make My Trip placard will meet you at the exit and take you to your hotel, to assist you with a prompt check-in. The afternoon is free for you to spend at your leisure. For your first night in Athens, we suggest you book an optional Athens by Night Tour and/or a Folklore Dance Show and Dinner.
Athens City Tour
After an early breakfast at the hotel, our representative will pick you up from the hotel and take you for a city tour of Athens. This is a 3-hour orientation tour of the city, with quick photo stops only. Entry tickets are not included. You will see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games were held in 1896. We will pass by the Prime Minister’s residence (the old Royal Palace) guarded by the Evzones in their colourful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus the Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier. We will also pass by the Academy, the University, the National Library and the Constitution Square (Syntagma).
We will arrive in Acropolis and visit the Museum to view the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally- Parthenon. It is said that “Parthenon” means harmony between material and spirit, and puts order in the mind. The afternoon is free for you to spend at your leisure. You could take a trip to Cape Sounio you could go shopping in the walking area of Plaka. Plaka is a walking street close to the Acropolis, which includes a number of cafes and restaurants, souvenir shops, bakeries, street vendors and other clothing stores.
In the evening, we will take you in a private car, to the Holmes Place Athens Club, for a half an hour massage session. After the massage, you will have a chance to swim in the pool or to access the sauna, steam and jaccuzi. We will leave for dinner after the massage. We will take you to Athens Downtown for a candle light dinner at the City Bistro restaurant. After dinner, the nght wil continue with a one hour long visit to the Athens Mindtrap, where thrilling riddles and magical stories will serve as a wonderful and exciting way to bond.
Athens to Mykonos
Early morning, our representative will pick you up from your hotel. You are requested to get ready in time and head immediately for breakfast. The driver and representative will not be able to wait more than 5 minutes, as we need to board the ferry to Mykonos in time. Our representative will take you to the Piraeus Port (45 minutes driving distance) in an air-conditioned coach. The ferry duration is approximately 5 hours.