Departing by Air
Duration 8 Days
Available Sep '19 & May 2020

Take a journey back in time to the land where civilization began on this magnificent 7-night holiday to Ancient Greece. One of the world’s oldest cities with a history spanning over 3400 years, the Greek capital of Athens holds a multitude of ancient treasures and ruins ripe for exploration. Wander through the awe-inspiring hilltop citadel of the Acropolis to admire the incredible Parthenon and the Erechtheion Temple, before visiting the famous ruins of Delphi on a full day excursion.

 

Price Includes

  • Flights from Edinburgh to Athens
  • 3 nights in Athens and 4 nights in Tolo
  • A half day tour of Athens and a full day excursion to Delphi
  • A full day excursion to Mycenae, Epidaurus and Nafplio
  • A full day excursion to the Byzantine fortress of Mystras, overlooking Sparta
  • A half day trip to the Island of Spetses

To view available dates and prices for this holiday CLICK HERE

Or call 0131 516 7439 quoting “DC Thomson – Scotland”

Choice of hotels

Hotel King Minos 4*

The family–run King Minos Hotel is situated in Tolo, in the Greek Peloponnese. On a hill overlooking the sea and the Islands of Tolo, it is just 150 metres from the beach and 400 metres from the town centre. Bedrooms are pleasantly decorated in restful tones, with all modern comforts.

Hotel Zafolia 4*

Hotel Zafolia is a modern structure situated in downtown Athens. With a magnificent view of Lycabettus Hill, it is within walking distance of the Athens National Museum. The pleasing decor and comfortable rooms, along with a panoramic rooftop pool and terrace bar, ensure a memorable stay in Greece’s capital.

Hotel Asteria 4*

The family-run Hotel Asteria enjoys panoramic views from its hillside perch above the blue waters of the Argolic Gulf.  Just 150m from the village of Tolo and 200m from the beach, it offers an ideal base for exploring the historic and archaeological wonders of the Peloponnese as well as relaxing by the sea.  Bedrooms are attractively decorated and offer all modern comforts.

 


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