Greece ~ Athens & Gytheio

Sept. 15 - 24, 2023
Price begins at $3,895 per person if booked by December 31, 2022.
Land tour with AHI Travel.
Price based on double occupancy and does not include VAT or air transportation costs.

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Greece’s cultural riches, from the glorious remnants of ancient civilizations to a palate-pleasing bounty of wine, olives and seafood, await you on this eight-night journey to Athens and Gytheio! Ascend the Acropolis to admire the Parthenon and sweeping views of Athens. Explore the fortified Bronze Age citadel of Mycenae and discover a one-of-a-kind treasure, mountainside Mystras, an important center of Byzantine culture. During your stay in charming, seaside Gytheio, enjoy coastal life and get to know the Mani, a region known for its independent spirit, stone tower houses and beautiful beaches, plus journey to Monemvasia, a stunning, medieval walled city on an island. A wine tasting and a fun-filled dinner with music and dancing complement this well-rounded, small-group experience! You’ll also learn about Greek history, from classical to contemporary, during enriching lectures with experts. Includes deluxe and first-class hotels and a generous meal plan with wine at dinner.


Highlights

  • Enjoy coastal life in charming, seaside Gytheio.
  • Stand in the glorious Acropolis and relish magnificent views of Athens.
  • Wander through the ruins of Mycenae, the mighty Bronze Age kingdom.
  • Journey to the beautiful island and medieval city of Monemvasia.
  • Get to know the Mani, a region known for its independent spirit, stone tower houses and beautiful beaches.
  • Savor Greece’s palate-pleasing bounty of wine, olives, seafood and olive oil.
  • Discover a one-of-a-kind treasure, breathtaking, mountainside Mystras, an important center of Byzantine culture.
  • Experience three UNESCO World Heritage sites.

    Itinerary

    Day 1 Depart gateway city
    Day 2 Arrive in Athens and transfer to hotel
    Day 3 Athens
    Day 4 Mycenae | Winery | Gytheio
    Day 5 Gytheio | Areopoli | Limeni
    Day 6 Mystras | Sparta
    Day 7 Monemvasia
    Day 8 Gytheio
    Day 9 Corinth Canal | Athens
    Day 10 Transfer to Athens airport and depart for gateway city

    Accommodations

    • 3 nights in Athens, Greece, at the deluxe NJV Athens Plaza Hotel.
    • 5 nights in Gytheio at the first-class Las Hotel.

    Location

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