Greece Self Drive Tour 4
3 nights Athens, 1 night Delphi, 1 nights Meteora, 2 nights Thsessaloniki and 1 night Volos

  • Athens Acropolis
    Athens Acropolis
  • Athens Acropolis museum
    Athens Acropolis museum
  • Athens Academy
    Athens Academy
  • Athens Plaka district
    Athens Plaka district
  • Delphi
    Delphi
  • Meteora
    Meteora
  • Meteora
    Meteora
  • Thessaloniki city
    Thessaloniki city
  • Thessaloniki White Tower
    Thessaloniki White Tower

Overview:

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Drive through Delphi, Meteora and Volos to the co-capital of Greece, Thessaloniki.

PACKAGE INCLUDES:
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Athens
  • 1 nights hotel accommodation in Delphi
  • 1 nights hotel accommodation in Meteora
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Thessaloniki
  • 1 nights hotel accommodation in Volos
  • Half day Athens sightseeing tour
  • Car hire for 6 days, Category "B", Opel Corsa or similar manual car
  • All transfers as mentioned
  • Entrance fees during Athens sightseeing tour
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24 hour assistance phone number
  • All taxes

PACKAGE EXCLUDES:
  • Travel insurance
  • International flights
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities



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Itinerary

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DAY 1: ATHENS
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Balance of day at leisure.
DAY 2: MORNING ATHENS GUIDED CITY TOUR
The striking contrast between breathtaking monuments of a glorious past and modern elegant structures is what you will enjoy during your tour of Athens. Visit the Acropolis,the crowning beauty and glory of Ancient Athens, with its many monuments atop its rocky base, including the awesome Parthenon, the Propylea, the temple of Athena Nike and the Erechtheion, with its Porch of Maidens. Drive to the Roman Temple of Olympic Zeus, the Panathinaikon Stadium(site of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896), the Tomb of the unknown Soldier in front of the Parliament House on Constitution  Square. See views of government buildings and elegant structures of the 19th century. Drive along Panepistimiou Avenue and view the Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, University, National Library. In contrast,  conclude your tour with a visit to the new Acropolis museum (closed on Monday’s), a marvel of architecture with a full exhibition of the glory of Ancient Athens. Balance of day at leisure.
DAY 3: ATHENS / DELPHI
Pick up rental car at your hotel in Athens at 9:00am. Drive to Delphi (180klms; 2,5 hours drive). Known in ancient times as the navel of the world located on the slopes of Mount Parnassus. On the way you can visit the picturesque mountain village of Arachova, before arriving in Delphi. Overnight in Delphi.
DAY 4: DELPHI / METEORA
Visit of Delphi in the morning. See the temple of Apollo, the theater, the stadium, the Athenian treasury, walking along the Sacred way of Delphi. Then visit the Museum housing some masterpieces of the Greek sculpture, such as the bronze statue of the Charioteer.
In the afternoon return drive to Kalambaka. A small town stated at the foot of the astonishing complex of Meteora, gigantic rocks. Overnight in Kalambaka
DAY 5: METEORA / THESSALONIKI
After breakfast, we suggest to visit two of the famous monasteries, the Great Meteoro with its Byzantine museum where treasures from the Byzantine orthodox years are kept and the Monastery of Agios Stephanos. Meteora does not only offer a sample of the Byzantine art dating from the 14th century, but yet a geological unique global phenomenon.
Afternoon drive to Thessaloniki (230 klms; 2,5 hours drive). Thessaloniki is the second biggest city of Greece, rich in Byzantine monuments. Overnight in Thessaloniki
DAY 6: THESSALONIKI
Take your time to discover this beautiful seaside city, famous for the delicious food and the warmth of its people. A guided tour can be arranged upon request. You may also drive to the nearby Pella and Vergina to visit the archaeological sites. Overnight in Thessaloniki
DAY 7: THESSALONIKI / VOLOS
After breakfast, depart for Volos, taking the south bound National Road (210klms).
Volos is a seaside town at the foot of Mountain Pelion. On the Mountain you can visit villages with breathtaking natural beauty and unique architecture. A characteristic of this area is the possibility to be on top of a mountain and have the feeling you can almost touch the sea.
Overnight in Volos
DAY 8: VOLOS / ATHENS
Spend your day to explore the area Afternoon drive back to Athens (325klms)
Arrive at Athens in late afternoon, and drop off car at 8pm.
Overnight in Athens
DAY 9: ATHENS / AIRPORT
According to your departure flight, you will be transferred to the airport.

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Optional Tours

CAPE SOUNION
Half-Day (Afternoon)
From Nov 1 to Mar 31 - Every Mon-Wed-Fri & Sat
From Apr 1st to Oct 31st - Daily
Dep.: 3:00pm – Ret.: 7:00pm

Driving along the coastal road past the wonderful beaches of GLYFADA, VOULIAGMENI, VARKIZA and countless coves, one has a splendid view of the Saronic Gulf. A crowning feature of the tour Cape SOUNION, dominated by the spectacular Temple of POSSEIDON overlooking the Aegean sea.(Oct 1 to Mar 31 - ½ hour earlier)

 
ATHENS BY NIGHT
Night Life
From Nov 1st to Mar 31st - Every Thu & Sat
From Apr 1st to Oct 31st - Daily
Dep.: 8:30pm - Ret.: around midnight

 
Starting our evening tour with a pleasant panoramic drive through illuminated city center and we will approach the slope of the sacred hill to admire the illuminated Acropolis.
Then we will visit the museum of Ancient Greek musical instruments and discover the music history of Greece. Explore the greatest and only collection with 60 reconstructed Ancient Greek Musical instruments.
Next we will walk through the narrow pedestrian street of Plaka, the old city of Athens, to dine in a Greek typical restaurant with floor folklore show with live music, ballet with dancers in traditional costumes
N.B. Drinks at the taverna are not included.

 

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