Romantic Greece Vacation: Athens & Island Hopping

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

Greece

Places Visited

Athens, Mykonos, Delos, Santorini

Suggested Duration

8 Days

Romance overtakes you and wonders enrapture you on this custom tailored tour that will take you through the fantastic Greek Isles. From the glassy waters of a Mykonos beach to the immaculate whitewashed walls of a Santorini village, the rising pillars of the Parthenon to the birthplace of Apollo, there is no end to the beauty that has captivated the world for thousands of years. Come see the passion. Come see the grandeur. Come see Greece.

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Trip Highlights

  • Explore the dreams of the romantics at the columns of the Acropolis where the Parthenon stands
  • View the picture-perfect homes with whitewashed walls and cobalt blue roofs on Santorini
  • Venture through the art of the ancient lost city of Akrotiri
  • Experience the vast panorama of a Santorini sunset
  • Luxuriate along the crystal water shores of Mykonos
  • Witness the birthplace of the gods on the island of Delos 

Detailed Description

Let the romance of the island be your guide on this 9-day excursion meant to lure and captivate you. Let the myths and legends of Greek gods compel you and the sensational cliffs of Santorini inspire awe within you. The romance of the island is deep within its volcanic soil and wrapped in its opulent sunsets. Bask in the beauty of Mykonos where Apollo once closely roamed. The stunning waters and crisp shores will take you far beyond the postcards and guidebooks, venturing deep into the remarkable ardor of the island. Take your time along the Mediterranean, sip cool drinks in the hot sun, stroll through decadent history, and enjoy the romance of it all.

Greek island vacations typically begin in Athens, where the extraordinary history of Western Civilization inspired the many. The Parthenon sits atop the Acropolis like a crowned jewel shimmering in the sun. A tour through the inspiring relcis of the city will have you standing within arms reach of the Parthenon and traversing the mesmerizing history of Greece. When your time in Athens comes to an end you will continue on your journey to the sumptuousness of Santorini.

Disembark the hydrofoil at the crescent island where the cliffs wrap around the water and look down upon the caldera. It is easy get wrapped up in the unparalleled views of the landscape, looking over the cliff to see the water splash against the rocks. Explore the capital village of Fira and find the antiquity of the island spreading through the cool halls of the Petros Nomikos Exhibition Center. From the cliffs of Santorini you will cruise to the beaches of Mykonos. The exquisiteness of the island is set within its rolling hills and along its immaculate shores. Discover Mykonos’s secluded sands, including those of the uninhabited island of Delos, where Apollo and Artemis were born. The ruins of the island linger along the valley that runs from the hillside to the coast. Whether touring ancient cities or lounging beside the calm Mediterranean Sea, you will find the romance of the Greek Isles coursing through you. 

Starting Price

$1,995 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.

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