Greek Island Hopping to Mykonos, Santorini, Paros, Crete and Rhodes - Tour GR204
12 nights /13 days
3 nights in Mykonos, 3 nights in Santorini 3
nights Crete and 3 in Rhodes
A comprehensive Independent Tour to the most famous Greek islands of the Cyclades group. Santorini’s whitewashed houses cling to cliffs above an underwater crater. Mykonos has a summer party atmosphere. Bars and dance clubs with DJ’s stay open all night. Known for the row of 16th-century windmills, that sit on a hill above Mykonos town. The largest island Crete has varied landscapes from the exquisite beaches at Elafonisi to the White Mountains, the birthplace of Zeus. Visit the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, which is filled with Minoan artifacts. Rhodes has beautiful beaches, ancient ruins and remnants of its occupation by the Knights of St. John during the Crusades.
Upon arrival at the Athens airport our friendly staff will transfer you to the port for your ferry to Mykonos. Upon arrival at the port of the island of Mykonos you will be met, assisted and transferred to your hotel by our friendly staff. Rest of the day at leisure.
Very popular island, with splendid beach coves, quaint narrow streets laced with whitewashed houses with balconies where you can meet artists and jetsetters alike. Windmills give an extra romantic touch to his lovely island. Lots of air tavernas, offering an array of Greek delicacies. Nothing can detract from the beauty of its landscape, its photogenic churches and its sandy beaches. It is truly an island of Paradise.
DAY 4 Mykonos-Santorini
After breakfast transfer to the port for your ferry to Santorini. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
Santorini is totally unlike any other place on earth. The original circular island was blown apart nearly 3.000 years ago by a fierce volcanic eruption. Today one can only look and wonder at the beauty created by natural destruction. The island of the lost civilization of Atlantis, where you can see unforgettable sunsets and panoramic views... thus the lover’s paradise. The town of Fira’s whitewashed houses, narrow streets, open-air cafes and glittering boutiques cling to a steep cliff, accessible by cable-car or by donkey ride.
After breakfast you will be transferred to the port for your ferry to Crete. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
Days free for touring, visiting and strolling the island of Crete, the largest of the Greek islands, the most southerly located that’s why the weather is normally warm throughout the year. It is an exciting and fascinating island, home of King Minos, with the famous Labyrinth and its beast the Minotaurus, half man, half bull. There are so many places of interest on the island that we can only name few of them, such as Malia, Phaestos, Zakros, the exotic beach of Vai with the unique Palm grove, Lassithi with its thousands of white-sail windmills, the sacred cave of Dicte at Psychro, where Jupiter was hiding from his father Kronos, Rethimnon with venetian and Islamic monuments. Don’t miss it!
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Rhodes. Upon arrival transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
Days at leisure in Rhodes, the beautiful island of Roses. Situated in the southeast part of the Mediterranean Sea, Rhodes is a highly tourist oriented place, offering its visitors a combination of great history, marvelous beaches and a variety of long lasting night life and fascinating duty free shopping. Above all you should not miss the opportunity to visit the Old Medieval town and the Castle of the Knights.
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Athens to connect with your flight back home.
Per Person In Euro :
12 nights accommodation at 4* hotels - 3 nights on each island
Ferry boat tickets Piraeus-Mykonos-Santorini-Crete
Air tickets Crete-Rhodes-Athens
Daily continental breakfast & daily dinner in Crete
All transfers and Hotel taxes
Hotels (or similar):
Vienoulas Garden 3* www.vienoulas-myconos.com
Pelican Bay Art 4* www.pelicanbay-mykonos.com
Myconian Imperial 5* www.myconiancollection.gr
Albatros 3* www.albatroshotel-santorini.com
Amerisa Suites 4* www.amerisa-santorini.com
Majestic 5* www.hotel-majestic.gr
Aegeon 3* www.aegeonhotel.com
Narges 4* www.narges.gr
Heronissos 3* www.hersotels.gr
Hersonisos Maris 4* www.hersotels.gr