Day 01 - Arrive in a Thens City Tour
Arrival at El.Venizelos (Athens Airport), meet assist and transfer to Athens center for city tour and halal lunch. Departure for Athens sightseeing including visit to Syndagma Parlement Building, National Museum of Athens ( the biggest in Greece), the Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games took place in 1896. Then transfer to your hotel for check-in & some relaxing time. Pick up dinner at Lebanese Restaurant.ISLAMIC ART MUSEUM
Day 02 - Acropolis-Tzisdarakis Mosque - Islamic Art Museum - Plaka
Depart from the hotel with your local guide for visiting the jewel of Athens; The Acropolis and the Parthenon dominate Athens, and the most sightseeing-weary traveler will catch an enticing glimpse and be scrambling toward it before they know it. Even if there were no Parthenon, the Acropolis is worth the visit just for the magnificent view of Athens and the surrounding temples below. Lunch at Halal Indian restaurant .Drop-off at Monastiraki area. The mosque overlooking Monastiraki Square was built in 1759 under Ottoman rule. After the liberation of Athens, it was transformed into a museum, where a collection of traditional Greek handicrafts was exhibited.
Day 03 - Corinthos Canal-Epidavros - Nafplio - Aga Pasha Mosque - Olympia
Today we are going to visit one of the first civilizations on earth, the Homeric Mycenae of King Agamemnon. Early departure for Argolida area in Peloponnesos. After a short stop at Corinth Canal with its breathtaking view, then we visit the Ancient Theatre of Epidavros with its famous acoustics, enjoy local halal lunch. Then we drive to the to the beautiful city Nafplion, the first capital of Greece after Turkish occupation, famous for its castles, Bourtzi and Palamidi. Enjoy a short coffee stop and some free time for stroll around and shopping in this picturesque city with the very well preserved neoclassical buildings or enjoy a ride on the small city-tour-train.
Day 04 - Olympia-Athens
Morning visit the arch.museum and the archeological site of Ancient Olympia with the ancient Olympic stadium of 45.000 seating capacity. Here the first Olympic games took place in 776 B.C.and each time of the modern Olympics, a ceremony is held at Olympia, where a flame is rekindled using a parabolic mirror. After the flame is lit, it is carried to this altar at the Temple of Hera, where the Olympic runners begin the Torch Relay to wherever in the world the Olympics are held. After some free time for taking photos, enjoy lunch at local restaurant, then drive back to Athens for check-in. Overnight in Athens.
Day 5 - One Day Cruise Saronic Island
This cruise has placed Epirotiki Cruises at the forefront of day cruising for over 30 years covering three of the most beautiful islands of the Saronic Gulf, Aegina, Poros and Hydra throughout the year. The ship departs at 08:15 am from the port of Marina Flisvos, Athens (Trocadero Terminal) where passengers of all nationalities are made welcome by the professional multilingual tour leaders in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
At 09:30 am the vessel arrives in Aegina. At the reception desk passengers may obtain shore excursion tickets to the magnificent 5th century BC Classical Greek Temple of Afaea, rising above a breathtaking scenery of dark green pine trees and deep blue sea. The three temples of Afaea (Aegina), Parthenon (Akropolis) and Poseidon (Cape Sounion) form the famous 'Golden Mean Triangle'. A bustling fish market, floating fruit market and Aegina's pistachio nuts are other attractions awaiting visitors.Next port of call the little island of Poros. Walk along winding streets, among rich pine forest and lemon trees to the top of a panoramic tower clock view of the Peloponnese. Alternatively, you may wish to relax at a Portside cafe and enjoy the scenery.
And finally, Hydra. Enjoy one of the most cosmopolitan of Greek islands. The favorite of the international jet-set and an artist retreat dotted with art galleries, its narrow picturesque streets (no cars allowed on the island), white washed houses, stores of folklore art and jewelry, local delicacies, crystal waters and multiple cliff face views justly make this island a jewel of the Aegean Sea. Ideal for shopping, swimming and photographs.
At 05:00 pm we begin the return trip to Trocadero, Athens. Passengers are invited to the main lounge to enjoy our international live orchestra and local Greek folk dances. Our main aim is the entertainment of all our passengers. Overnight in Athens.
Day 06 - Athens - Free Time Shopping The Mall Athens - Airport
After breakfast, departure to The Mall of Athens so you can shop freely. After lunch transfer to airport.