The Acropolis in Athens in Greece.

Amazing Aegean Highlights: 12-Day Greece Tour

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Athens, Naxos, Iraklia, Schinoussa...

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Suggested Duration

12 Days

Gems of the Aegean Sea await your discovery on this extensive and stunning 12-day tour to Greece, starting in the ancient capital of Athens and concluding on the beaches of Crete. As you explore Greek culture, history, and cuisine among the staggering scenery, you will come to learn that there is so much more to this destination than you may have originally perceived.

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Trip Highlights

  • Travel back in time within the mesmerizing grounds of Ancient Greek monuments: the Acropolis and the Pantheon
  • Embrace Greek culture on a leisurely tour of the flower-flanked streets of Athens’ popular Plaka district
  • Discover the iconic beauty of Naxos and visit the remnants of the Temple of Demeter
  • Sample a few distinct Naxos specialties, such as citron liqueur at a local distillery and traditional Greek olive oil at the Olive Press Museum
  • Witness the surreal islands of Iraklia and Schinoussa for yourself on guided cruises to their culturally rich shores
  • Sail in the turquoise sea that surrounds Santorini and bask in the glorious geological rock formations, marine life, and sunset in the Cyclades
  • Indulge in the nourishing wines grown on Santorini’s volcanic soil and learn about their distinct wine-making process at the Koutsoyannopoulos Winery
  • Encounter preserved artifacts and bygone relics on the fascinating grounds of the Knossos archaeological site, the cradle of Minoan civilization
  • Marvel at the breathtaking landscape of Crete’s massive Samaria Gorge, a wildlife haven and picturesque hiking trail

Starting Price

$4,051 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

Reviews of this Travel Agency

4.96 stars based on 25 reviews.

Greece Travel Review: Athens, Mykonos, Naxos, Santorini,...
"Most impressive was George’s attention to detail and support...

Reviewed By Gary P.

Luxury Greece Honeymoon Trip Review: Athens, Santorini,...
"[Our travel agent] took into consideration everything that...

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Greece Vacation Review: Santorini, Catamaran Ride, Historical...
"George was very thorough and detailed."

Reviewed By Melissa N.

Luxury Greece Honeymoon Travel Review: 12-Night Trip
"George kept in contact with us throughout the trip, providing...

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Greece Travel Review: 9-Night Tour of Athens, Mykonos, Santorini,...
"He selected fun excursions with top-notch travel guides...

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Greece Trip Review: 9-Night Tour of Athens, Santorini, Mykonos...
"Once we arrived in Athens, we were greeted immediately...

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