FOUR NIGHT GREEK CLASSICAL EXTENSION
Monday, November 13: 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 at the Hotel Arty Grand. (dinner included)
Tuesday, November 14: 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 Eliad 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 at the Hotel Nafsika Palace. (breakfast and dinner included)
Wednesday, November 15: 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 at the Hotel Divani Meteora. (breakfast and dinner included)
Thursday, November 16: 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. Overnight at the Sofitel Athens Airport Hotel. (breakfast included)
Friday, November 17: Today is departure day. Individuals will check out and head back to the airport or beyond. The Sofitel Athens Airport is located 50 meters from the International Airport; those departing today can walk directly to the terminal. (breakfast included)
PLEASE NOTE- a minimum number of 15 passengers is required to confirm the extension. Please contact Jen BEFORE booking your return flights from Athens on November 17.