Round Trip: Crete and Highlights of Mainland.

The program includes:

Option A: Hotels 3 nights in Athens, 2 nights in Tolo, 3 nights in Heraklion and 2 nights in Chania (flight to Heraklion - tickets to Crete).

Option B: Hotels 3 nights in Athens, 2 nights in Tolo, boat ferry to Heraklion, 2 nights in Heraklion 2 nights in Chania.

  • hotel/accommodation in 4 star hotels (or upon request other options/subject of availability)
  • breakfast buffet every day
  • one meal per day (lunch or dinner depends on the day tour)
  • transportation with our company cars/for 2 an SUV/ for up to 5 a minivan/up to 16 participants with a mini bus.
  • professional licensed English speaking guide from day one till the end of the tour
  • all entrance fees of the archaeological sites visited, as mentioned in the program
  • maps and plans of the sites and basic information
  • bottle of water per person per day
  • all taxes and VAT 24%, invoice will be provided by our travel agency
  • arrival and departure transfers are included, as mentioned in the program

Not included in the total cost:

  • any personal expenses and gratuities /tips not included
  • airplane tickets are not included (international flights - we can include the domestic flight to Heraklion)

Arrival in Athens and transfer to the hotel in the area of Athens (close to the city center).

Overnight stay in Athens.

1st Day

Archeological Museum of Athens and city tour (Plaka and the surrounding area of Monastiraki). A nice combination of street food and walk through the monuments and the excavations on the in the shade of the sacred Acropolis.

2nd Day

Acropolis and the new museum. The highlights of Classical Athens. Afterwards a snack and a Segway tour, in order to see as much as possible without getting exhausted.

3rd Day

Departure from the hotel in Athens with luggage and drive towards Corinth. Stop and visit the archaeological site of ancient Corinth. Lunch in the area and drive towards Tolon, where we will stay for two nights.

Arrival in Tolon and overnight stay.

4rth Day

Visit of Mykenae, the palace of Agamemnon, free time in the afternoon.

Overnight stay in Tolon.

5th Day

Departure with luggage for Epidavros, visit of the Asklepeion and the Theater. Later on we will have lunch in the area and then we will drive towards Athens to reach the airport of El. Venizelos/or port of Piraeus and travel to Crete.

Option A: Arrive on Crete by plane (overnight stay in Heraklion).

Airport arrival on Crete and transfer to our hotel / Port - Ferry option: Arrival the next day at the port of Heraklion.

6th Day

Knossos and the archeological museum of Heraklion and a winery close by.

7th Day

Lassithi plateau and Elounda Spinalonga. A full day tour to explore the beautiful eastern part of Crete.

8th Day

Chania and Rethymnon. Tour transfer with luggage at Chania. On the way to Chania, we will visit the city of Rethymnon (walking tour and snacks included), and city tour of Chania, before we reach our hotel. (2 nights stay in Chania).

Overnight stay and the next day is going to be a day to relax.

9th Day

Beach Getaway. Explore the amazing western part of Crete.

10th Day

Departure from the Daskalogiannis airport of Chania to Athens and back home.

Option B: Drive to the port of Piraeus, travel with a ferry to Heraklion - Minoan lines.

Arrival the next day at the port of Heraklion.

6th Day

Knossos and city tour of Heraklion and a winery close by (Skalani area). Free time in the afternoon to explore the city on your own.

7th Day

Lassithi plateau and Elounda Spinalonga. A full day tour to explore the beautiful eastern part of Crete.

8th Day

Chania and Rethymnon. Tour transfer with luggage at Chania. On the way to Chania, we will visit the city of Rethymnon (walking tour and snacks included), and city tour of Chania, before we reach our hotel. (2 nights stay in Chania).

Overnight stay and the next day is going to be a day to relax.

9th Day

Beach Getaway. Explore the amazing western part of Crete and the beautiful sandy beaches.

10th Day

Departure from the Daskalogiannis airport of Chania to Athens and back home.