Athens Paros Santorini Travel Package
Day 1-Arrival in Athens
Arrival in Athens and transfer to your hotel. Since you may be flying long distance, we recommend you take a stroll around the Psiri area to stretch your legs and get oriented in this vibrant atmosphere of Athens. Psiri is a neighbourhood full of small restaurants, most with live music. Here you can enjoy the popular Greek music of famous Bouzouki while you make some people watching created a leisure area that really has life day and night and every day of the week. You can dine in this area at affordable prices and meet the authentic Greek cuisine. Overnight in Athens
Day 2-Sightseeing Tour in Athens with Acropolis
Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up at time indicated to explore the highlights of the city. Athens has the longest pedestrian street of Europe with a length of 3 km enables you to reach the most important archaeological sites of the city. Our action packed walking tour of Athens will cover Acropolis which is the symbol of Athens with its Theather of Dionysus, Odeon, Irodium, Parthenon, Propyles, Temple of Zeus. Continue with Syntagma Square which is also known as Constitution Square and some more important monuments along the way. You can spend afternoon at your own pace by wandering around Plaka with many street vendors, small and elegant cafes with wonderfull view of the Agora.
Day 3-Travel to Athens to Paros by Ferry
After breakfast, transfer to the port of Piraeus to take the ferry to Paros. The journey takes about 3 hours. Arrival in Paros and transfer to your hotel. You can rent a motorbike or a small car to explore the island on your own. Paros as an island of beautiful whitewashed houses seated on the classical capital, the Parikia. There are numerous archaeological remains welcomes its visitors with jasmine and bougainvillea. A walk through streets reveals a mosaic of traditional shops, restaurants of exquisite Greek and international cuisine, and coffee shops where every detail is taken care of slow island life. Parikia hosts one of Greece’s most important early Christian monuments, the Church of Panagia Ekatontapiliani (Holy of Hundred Gates), which is the religious emblem and proud of the Cyclades, as well as many other beautiful churches full of history.
Paros is also surrounded by white sand beaches and calm turquoise waters, among which stand out Kolymbithres beach near Naoussa, and the Golden Beach, to the south of the island. The Paros sea delights surfers and water sports enthusiasts, while the numerous coves satisfy those who seek a haven of peace.
It is also worth visiting any of the many monasteries, churches and archaeological sites that populate the island, as well as the curious valley called Petaloudes or Valley of the Butterflies, a small orchard where countless species of a butterfly with red wings rest. Overnight in Paros.
Day 4-Free Day and Relax in Paros
Breakfast at the hotel and free day at leisure. Overnight in Paros.
Day 5-Travel to Santorini from Paros by Ferry
Breakfast at the hotel and you can easily access to ferry port on your own and embark the ferry to Santorini. Our journey will take 4 hours. Arrival and transfer to your hotel in the heart of Santorini.
Day 6 and 7-Free Time in Santorini
You will have two full days to explore and soak up the atmosphere of the legendary islands with its breathtaking scenery. There are some important places that you should not miss during your stay in this Island. The capital of Santorini is Fira. The city is picturesque with its narrow streets, arches. The other popular village is Oia with a distance of 11 km north of Fira where you can easily with local public buses running between almost every hour. Oia also has a unique beauty with its small houses carved in soft rock fully white washed. You can also see many neoclasssical houses with patios along the narrow paved streets. Oia is also very famous with its well known sunset spots. Also of great interest are the villages of Imerovigli (named artistic heritage) with a splendid view of the whole area, and the medieval Pyrgos Kallistis.
If you would like to swim in some bizarre but also Beautiful beaches, some of sand and others of pebbles with different colours are: Kamari, Perissa and Perivolos, which are the most popular for swimming and water sports. Of unique beauty are the beaches Kokkini Paralia (red beach), Monolithos. You can also visit Archaeological Museum with so many remnants from Archaic and Classical periods. Akrotiri is one of the most important sites in Greece with its ruins of Minoan city that was disappeared by an explosion of volcano.
Day 8-Flight to Athens
According to your international flight, we can arrange a flight to Athens in the morning. If you have a early morning flight, we can also arrange an evening flight and book a hotel in Athens in order to catch your flight ontime. End of our services