Glories of Greece with Insight Vacations
Be enchanted by the ancient sites, mystical monasteries and majestic monuments of glorious Greece. Ascend the Acropolis and admire the Parthenon in Athens, travel the sacred way to Kalambaka and visit the remarkable centuries-old monasteries of Meteora.
Date: 11 November 2017
Duration: 7 DAYS
- Athens: With a Local Expert, ascend the ‘Sacred Rock’ – the Acropolis. Here you can admire the Parthenon, built in 5th century BC, as well as the smaller Temple of Athena Nike and the ‘Porch of the Maidens’.
- Mycenae: Walk through the Lion Gate past the royal ‘beehive’ tombs where Schliemann uncovered golden treasure, while hearing tales of Agamemnon from your Local Expert.
- Argolis: Meet the artisans of a family-run pottery studio and learn about their unique traditional methods.
- Delphi: Visit the centre of the ancient world. See Olympia’s ancient temples and learn about the beginning og the Olympic Games from your Local Expert.
- Epidaurus: With a Local Expert, visit the Sanctuary of Asklepios. In the centre of the enclosure once stood the temple dedicated to the god of medicine. Visit the museum, as well as the best preserved open-air theatre in the whole of Greece.
- Meteora: With a Local Expert, visit one of the remarkable centuries-old monasteries of Meteora, teetering on towers of rock and arguably the most spectacular place to visit in Greece.
- Included Quality Dining: 6 Buffet Breakfasts and 2 Three-course table d’hôte Dinners or Buffets with tea or coffee; plus 1 Welcome Dinner, 1 Signature Evening and 1 Celebration Dinner all with wine, plus tea or coffee.
- Our highly-skilled Insight Tour Director will ensure your journey is seamless, serving as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend in a foreign land.
- Enjoy the comfort of Insight’s luxury, air-conditioned, 40-seat touring coach, with extended Business Class legroom and on-board restroom.
- Personal radio headsets give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of your Local Expert’s fascinating commentary.
- We carry your bags for you and promptly deliver them to your hotel door.
- Hotel and restaurant tips are included. Plus, we include all taxes and porterage charges at hotels.
- Stay connected with friends and family with our complimentary coach and hotel Wi-Fi.
- From time to time, your Tour Director will enchant you with an Insight Flourish – a local tidbit representing authentic food or beverages unique to the destination.
- Included transfers at scheduled times on arrival and departure
Terms & Conditions
- Price are per person and for a twin share. Single supplement may apply
- Flights excluded.
- This offer is subject to availability and can be withdrawn or amended at any time without notice.