Day 1 Cairo – Athens
Arrival in Athens International
Airport. Transfer to hotel in Athens city center.
of the day at leisure.
Day 2 One Day Athens City Tour with lunch and Cape Sounion
After Breakfast .
expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic
Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short
and pass by the Prime Minister's residence (ex Royal Palace) guarded by the Evzones
in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the
Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the
University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). On the Acropolis visit the
Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea,
the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally "the harmony
between material and spirit", the monument that "puts order in the
mind", the Parthenon. Continue
and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the
wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum.
Lunch and then continue with Driving along the coastal road,
passing the wonderful beaches of Glyfada,
to the most Southern point of Attica, Cape Sounion,
where the white marble pillars of the Temple of Poseidon stand.. After visiting the Temple of
Poseidon, you have time to walk at leisure on the rocky promontory of Sounion.
Day 3 One Day Cruise to 3 islands with Lunch on board
After Breakfast We pick you up from
your hotel early in the morning to take you by coach to the port for
embarkation on the cruise ship. At
08:15 the cruise ship departs and sails for the first stopover on the island of
Hydra. You will spend approximately one hour thus, you have free time to
explore the unique island. Embarkation
and sail to the island of Poros, separated from Peloponnese by a
narrow strait and offering a most enchanting view of Poros
time in Poros
will be approximately 60 minutes. After two hours trip we shall arrive to the
last port, the island of Aegina, where you have time either to make an optional
tour visiting the Athena Afea Temple or to swim to the nearest
beaches of the island. Total
time to be spent one hour and a half.
is served on board during the voyage.Re-embarkation and sailing back to
Day 4 Full day Delphi Tour with Lunch
Breakfast We pick you up from your hotel & Drive through the fertile plain
crossing the towns of Thebes connected with the tragedy of King Oedipus - Levadia and Arachova (short stop on the way back). Arrive at Delphi, the center of Ancient
World - the "Omphalos"
(Navel of Earth) - whose prestige extended far beyond the boundaries of the
Hellenic World. On the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of
unparalleled beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios.
the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum containing
such masterpieces of Ancient Greek sculpture as the bronze Charioteer and the
famous athlete Aghias.
in the modern village of Delphi, return to Athens by the same route.
Day 5 Athens - Cairo
After breakfast at hotel’s
restaurant, you will be picked up from the hotel and transfer to Athens Airport
for your departure flight.