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Greece (Capital Athens) located in southeastern Europe shares land borders with Albania to the northwest, the Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north and Turkey to the northeast. Greece has the longest coastline on the Mediterranean Basin and the 11th longest coastline in the world.

Parthenon, Acropolis - is located on the Acropolis on a hill that overlooks Athens. The temple was built to honor the goddess Athena Parthenos, the patron of Athens, to thank her for protecting the city during the Persian Wars.

Erechtheum - The Erechtheus or Erechtheion is a temple made from Pentelic marble. It’s located on the Acropolis, and it’s one of the legendary pieces of Greek architecture.

Temple of Olympian Zeus - The largest temple in Greece

Syntagma Square - A major point of interest for any traveler to Athens is the Syntagma Square. The most famous aspect of Syntagma is the changing of the guards by the Evzones in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

New Acropolis Museum - A main stop on any Athens tour is the New Acropolis Museum, which resides near the base of the hill overlooking the city. It has the largest collection of Greek architecture and ancient sculptures including statues of the goddess Athena and "Kritios Boy"

National Garden, Athens - The heart of Athens, the National Garden provides a green oasis for sunny afternoon trips. The Royal Garden has a private garden for the Royal Palace, which is now the Parliament Building.

Santorini - A volcanic island in the Cyclades group of the Greek islands. It is famous for dramatic views, stunning sunsets from Oia town, the strange white aubergine (eggplant), the town of Thira and naturally its very own active volcano. There are naturally fantastic beaches such as the beach of Perissa, maybe the best beach in Santorini, the black pebble beach of Kamari, white beach and red beach. Santorini island was the site of one of the largest volcanic eruptions in the world and what remains today is a submerged volcano and a caldera. Amazing villages has been constructed on the edge of this caldera, with Cycladic architecture and breathtaking view to the sea. Apart from the fabulous caldera villages, Santorini Greece is also famous for the romantic sunset, the volcano and the luxurious resorts.


Best time to visit Santorini :

While visiting Santorini, you would definitely want to enjoy every inch of this awesome paradise in full extent. So a great weather as well as less crowed and definitely pocket friendly budget you would prefer.

Santorini unveil herself with magnificent beauty in summer – the peak season. Clear blue sky, warm sea water and cool breeze night – that’s the best way to enjoy her. So you need to visit between July and October. But make sure for early booking of your hotels at least 2 months in advance. At this time visitors throng here for perfect beach vacation. Warmth of June to September is best for swimming in crystal clear sea water. Sun set can be seen from various parts of the island which is really stunning. And if it is full moon, you are awarded with some extra. Mesmerising Santorini drenched under full moon light can make you awe, spellbound.

Looking for some discount? Then visit Santorini during December to March rather winter. You can experience cool, cloudy and rainy days. Skies are foggy, misty and swimming in sea water is not worth. Many hotels remain shutting due to poor visit of tourists and ferries. But this is great opportunity if you have limited budget. You can bargain and can avail a great discount.

You do lots of activity during your Santorini Tour. It does not matter whether you are availing a Santorini Package Tour, or Santorini Honeymoon Packages, enjoy here every moment with your love ones. Cruise different island, roam every nook and corner with bike or ATV, try local cuisine in some of its great restaurant, visit the vineyard and taste one of the finest wines produced here, enjoy long beach walk among red and black volcanic pebbles, enjoy sunbathing under clear sunny sky and get tanned. The evening is more dazzling with whole night beach party.

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