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.
- 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
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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 Titania 4*
Ideally located in the city centre, just a 10 minute walk from Syntagma Square and the bustling Plaka with its cafes and restaurants, Hotel Titania offers classic-style accommodation with all modern comforts. From its impressive lobby decorated with Pentelikon marble and exquisite inlaid mosaics to the roof garden restaurant with its wonderful views, this hotel offers its guests a true taste of Athens.