Greek Island Holiday - Visit the Islands of Mamma Mia

Spend an unforgettable holiday on the magical Islands in Greece where the movie Mamma Mia was filmed with possibility of visiting filming locations

7nights/8days or 14 night/15 Days Independent Tour

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Find yourself in a green surrounding with rich pine forests, crystal blue seas and sandy beaches! Taste the famous cheese-pie of Skópelos, and have a shot of ouzo in tavérnas by the sea! Trace the paths of the exciting film “Mamma Mia”! Yes, the amazing chapel on the rocks (where the wedding ceremony took place) really exists! It’s “Saint Ioannis Chapel” in Skópelos

8 days/7 nights – SKIATHOS SKOPELOS ( The Islands where “Mamma Mia” was filmed)  
1 night
Athens + 6 nights on the islands

Day 1 Arrival at Athens – assistance at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Athens. Overnight in Athens.

Day 2 Breakfast at your hotel. In the morning private transfer to Athens Bus Terminal to take the bus to Aghios Konstantinos port (1hr 40min) or 2014: Volos port (with surcharge - aprox 3hours drive) - depending on the hydrofoil schedules - Departure by hydrofoil to Skiathos Island. (possibility to book flight from Athens to Skiathos - on request instead of ferry) Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Skiathos.

Day 3 and 4  at leisure to explore the island of Skiathos. Walking tour of the historic town. (1.5 hour - no transfer to town included) 

This most popular island of the Sporades island group accommodates European charter flights during the summer season. Its  seafront, dotted by souvenir shops, taverns, ouzeries and nightclubs are bustling with tourists in the summer. Sailing yachts and motorboats crowd the quay and are easily available for charter. Skiathos is best known for its long golden sand beach  the Koukounaries, overlooked by pine tress. It is considered "the third most beautiful beach in the world"  Nearby there is the nudist Banana beach, the exotic Mandraki and spectacular Lalaria beaches with the 'Blue Cave' and the ruins of a Venetian castle at Kastro.

For culture lovers there are a number of monasteries to visit on the island. You can also go to the Museum Home of Alexandros Papadiamantis, an important Greek writer who lived on the island.

Day 5. Transfer from the hotel to the port for the departure by hydrofoil to the 2nd island, Skopelos. Upon arrival assistance and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation for 3 nights on bed and breakfast basis.

Day 6 and 7 at leisure to explore the island of Skopelos. See cost of escort to filming sites in chart below

This most green island of the Sporades island group, east of mainland Greece is famous for its magnificent beaches and over 350 churches hidden among fir trees on rugged promotories. Unwind, relax and enjoy its small island atmosphere less crowded than the larger Sporades island or the tourist traps of the Cyclades. If you get tired of beaches, sailing and scenery you can also visit its peaceful monasteries and the many small hand carft shops in the main city Chora. 

Day 8. Transfer from the hotel in Skopelos to the port for the departure by hydrofoil early in the morning to Aghios Konstantinos . Upon arrival in Aghios Konstantinos bus transportation to Athens and private transfer from bus terminal to Athens Airport. or extension in Athens (see Athens city package )

 

14 Night/15 Day program The Islands of Mamma Mia

15 days/14 nights  - SKIATHOS – SKOPELOS ( The Islands where “Mamma Mia” was filmed) & the beautiful island of ALONISSOS  

2 nights Athens + 4 nights each island

1st day: Athens – assistance at the airport and private transfer to your hotel in Athens . Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis.

2nd day: After breakfast transfer to the bus station for your bus trip to Aghios Konstantinos (166 km – 1 hours 40 minutes driving), or 2014: Volos port (with surcharge - aprox 3hours drive) - depending on the hydrofoil schedules - possibility to book flight from Athens to Skiathos - on request) Flying dolphin (hydrofoil) connection, from Aghios Konstantinos (or Volos ) to Skiathos (duration 1 hour and 15 minutes from Aghios Konstantinos or 1 hr 45 min from Volos). Assistance at the harbour and transfer to your hotel in Skiathos. Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis till the 6th day.

Day 3-5 at leisure to explore the island  
Walking tour of historic Skiathos town. (1.5 hour - no transfer to town included)   

This most popular island of the Sporades island group accommodates European charter flights during the summer season. Its  seafront, dotted by souvenir shops, taverns, ouzeries and nightclubs are bustling with tourists in the summer. Sailing yachts and motorboats crowd the quay and are easily available for charter. Skiathos is best known for its long golden sand beach  the Koukounaries, overlooked by pine tress. It is considered "the third most beautiful beach in the world"  Nearby there is the nudist Banana beach, the exotic Mandraki and spectacular Lalaria beaches with the 'Blue Cave' and the ruins of a Venetian castle at Kastro.

For culture lovers there are a number of monasteries to visit on the island. You can also go to the Museum Home of Alexandros Papadiamantis, an important Greek writer who lived on the island.

6th day: Transfer from the hotel in Skiathos to the harbour and departure by flying dolphin (hydrofoil) to Skopelos (duration 40 minutes). Assistance upon arrival and transfer to your hotel in Skopelos. Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis till the 10th day.

Day 7-9 At leisure to explore the island, escort cost please see chart below .
This most green island of the Sporades island group, east of mainland Greece is famous for its magnificent beaches and over 350 churches hidden among fir trees on rugged promotories. Unwind, relax and enjoy its small island atmosphere less crowded than the larger Sporades island or the tourist traps of the Cyclades. If you get tired of beaches, sailing and scenery you can also visit its peaceful monasteries and the many small hand carft shops in the main city Chora. 

10th day: Transfer from the hotel in Skopelos to the harbor and departure by flying dolphin (hydrofoil) to Alonissos (duration 20 minutes). Assistance upon arrival and transfer to your hotel in Alonissos. Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis, till the 14th day.

Day 11-13 at leisure 

You can get away from all on this most peaceful and beautiful island, Alonissos where you can discover isolated bays, lagoons and quaint villages overlooking the turquoise sea. Near Kokkinokastro beach you can see the submerged remains of ancient Ikos destroyed by earthquake.

14th day:
Transfer from the hotel in Alonissos to the harbour and departure by flying dolphin (hydrofoil) to Aghios Konstantinos (duration 2 hours and 45 minutes). Then by bus to Athens . Arrival in Athens and transfer to a hotel. Accommodation.

15th day Breakfast and transfer to the airport or optional extensions

These Independent tours can be modified

RATES INCLUDE:

 

Prices per person for 7 nights/8 Days in Euros ($ rate varies depending the exchange) 

2017 and 2018 prices on request

 

$ rate varies depending on the exchange rate of payment date

1 night Athens + 6nights (3nights each) island stay on Skiathos and Skopelos
Rates per person in Euros ($ Rate varies depending on Exchange rates)

1May-31May'15
1-4Oct'15
1 Jun - 30 Jun'15
1 Sep-30 Sep'14 
1 Jul - 31Jul'15 1Aug-31aug'15
in double or twin room in single room in triple room in double or twin room in single room in triple room in double or twin room in single room in triple room in double or twin room in single room in triple room
3 Star Standard
Hotels
654 932 587 723 1079 635 811 1164 685 887 1316 766
4 star first class
Hotels
776 1139 664 886 1333 752 883 1325 750 1158 1488 830

Child discount: 1 child up to 10 years old sharing the room with 2 adults 50% 

 

SURCHARGE FOR DEPARTING FROM VOLOS PORT ( and returning to Volos port instead of Aghios Konstantinos: Euro 95 per person    

SKOPELOS:
Cost of guide to filming sites: Euro 207 for 6hours (no car included)

Cost of a 6 HOURS privately guided tour including car or mini van, English speaking guide in Skopelos to the Mamma Mia Filming sites:

Euro 300 per tour for 1-3 passengers
Euro 519 per tour for 4-6 passengers

It is also possible to rent a car and visit the filming sites on your own. Car rental includes free road book with the directions and information for the Mamma Mia filming sites. (see car rental rates below)

SKIATHOS
Cost of guide for a half day (about 6hrs) excursion to the ruin city of Castro and monastery: Euro 75 (no car) - Euro 195 with car (1-3 passengers) - price with car subject to change

It is also possible to rent a car and visit sites on your own (see rates below)

Hotels Used:
Skiathos
Island
:
Hotel Plaza 3* (Kalamaki - 100m from beach )
Hotel Atrium 4*(Aghia Paraskevi - 150m from beach)

Hotel Esperides

Skopelos Island : Hotel Ilona or similar 3* in standard category
                               
Hotel Alkistis
or similar in first class category
                                  

Athens : Hotel Jason Inn 3* and Hotel Fresh 4* or similar  

Alonissos: Hotel Atrium 3* in standard and first class category or similar

 

Car Hire rates in Skopelos Island - 2017-, 2018 prices on request

RATES in Euros May/June/Sept/Oct 2015
Category 3 days 7days Extra Day
Group A, B - HYUNDAI I10, SUZUKI ALTO, TOYOTA AYGO 113 219 29
GROUP C - OPEL CORSA MANUAL, RENAULT CLIO 150 275 35
group D: SUZUKI JIMMY 4WD, OPEL CORSA AUTOMATIC 188 350 44
GROUP E: OPEL ASTRA, HYUNDAI MATRIX MPV 194 375 48
GROUP J: HYUNDAI TUSCON SUV, OPEL ZAFIRA 7 SEATS 250 475 63

 

RATES in Euros - Jul/Aug 2015
Category 3 days 7days Extra Day
Group A, B - HYUNDAI I10, SUZUKI ALTO, TOYOTA AYGO 150 263 35
GROUP C - OPEL CORSA MANUAL, RENAULT CLIO 175 350 44
group D: SUZUKI JIMMY 4WD, OPEL CORSA AUTOMATIC 225 438 63
GROUP E: OPEL ASTRA, HYUNDAI MATRIX MPV 250 438 63
GROUP J: HYUNDAI TUSCON SUV, OPEL ZAFIRA 7 SEATS 375 688 94

ABOVE RATES INCLUDE:
– UNLIMITED MILEAGE
- INSURANCE - REGULAR (FULL INSURANCE 10 EURO PER DAY EXTRA)
-TAXES

- ADDITIONAL DRIVERS (3 Euro per day extra)
- CHILD SEATS (3 Euro per day extra)

Regular insurance covers for personal accident insurance and third part insurance. Full insurance (CDW) also covers for damage due to customers fault.

 Car Hire rates in Skiathos Island - 2017 and 2018 prices on request

RATES in Euros 1May-14Jul/1Sep-30Oct'15
Category 2days 3days 4days
A: up to 900CC engine/2-4dorrs/4seat/manual/with ac 84 112 142
B: up to 1100cc engine/4dorrs/5seat/manual/with ac 88 120 150
C: up to 1300cc engine/4-5doors/5seat/manual/with ac 98 162 170
K: up to 1400cc engine automatic/4-5doors/5seats/with ac 110 151 189
M: 1300cc engine 4WD/soft top/with ac/2door/4seats 116 158 199

 

RATES in Euros 15Jul-31Aug'15
Category 2days 3days 4days
A: up to 900CC engine/2-4dorrs/4seat/manual/with ac 97 130 165
B: up to 1100cc engine/4dorrs/5seat/manual/with ac 100 137 175
C: up to 1300cc engine/4-5doors/5seat/manual/with ac 109 146 190
K: up to 1400cc engine automatic/4-5doors/5seats/with ac 127 170 216
M: 1300cc engine 4WD/soft top/with ac/2door/4seats 136 190
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