Greece Tour

    (The Classical and the other side of Greece).

     (05-Nights/06-Days)

     

    DAYS

    DESTINATION

    ITINERARY

    Day – 01,

     

    LAHORE –DUBAI – ATHENS.
    • Departure for Dubai from Lahore International Airport.
    • Arrive Dubai & Connect flight for Athens.
    • Arrive Athens International airport meet & assist.
    • Transfer to hotel.
    • Evening for relaxation.
    • Overnight at hotel .
    Day-02,

     

    ATHENS – SIGHTSEEING TOUR.

    MORNING TOUR

    DEP.: 09.15 RET: 13.00

     

    • After Breakfast Departure for Half City tour of Athens; this tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides take you to see the center of the city. Constitution Square (Syntagma), the House of Parliament, the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier and the National Library.
    • Driving down Herod Atticus Street, you will see the Evzones in their picturesque uniform and the Presidential Palace On your way to the Acropolis, you will see the Panathenaic Stadium (where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held in 1896), the Temple of Olympian Zeus and Hadrian’s Arch.
    • On the Acropolis visit its Museum and the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally, “the harmony between material and spirit”, the monument that puts “order in the mind”, the Parthenon.
    • Later transfer to hotel.
    • Overnight at hotel .
    Day-03,

     

    ATHENS – DELPHI TOUR.

    DEP.: 08.15 RET.: 18.30

     

    • Breakfast at hotel; Drive through the fertile plain of Boeotia, crossing the towns of Thebes -connected with the tragedy of king Oedipus – and Levadia and Arachova, famous for its colourful rug sand carpets (short stop).
    • Arrive at Delphi, the center of the Ancient world – the “Omphalos” (Nave) of the Earth whose prestige extended far beyond the boundaries of the Hellenic world.
    • On the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of unparalleled beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios.
    • Visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum containing such masterpieces of ancient Greek sculpture as the bronze Charioteer and the famous athlete Aghias.
    • Overnight at hotel .
    Day – 04,

     

    ATHENS –ARGOLIS TOUR.

    DEP.: 08.15  RET.: 18.30

     

    • Breakfast at hotel.
    • Leave by the coastal road along the Saronic Gulf to the Corinth Canal, which connects the Aegean Sea with the Ionian Sea (short stop).
    • Drive on to Mycenae, the Homeric city of the Atreides -the city “rich in gold” of the ancients poets.(Visit the Lions Gate, the Cyclopean Walls, the Royal Tombs etc.)
    • Depart for Nafplion through the fertile plain of Argolis, the picturesque town nestling at the foot of a cliff crowned by the mighty ramparts of the Palamidi Fortress. After lunch leave for Epidaurus to visit the theatre (4th century B.C.) famous for its acoustics.
    • Return to Athens by the National road connecting Epidaurus with Corinth.
    • Later transfer to hotel.
    • Overnight at hotel .
    Day – 05,

     

    ATHENS.
    • Breakfast at hotel.
    • Full for shopping & independent activities.
    • Overnight at hotel .
    Day – 06,

     

    ATHENS – DUBAI – LAHORE.
    • Breakfast at hotel.
    • Check out from hotel.
    • Later transfer to Athens International Airport.
    • Arrive Dubai & Connect flight for Lahore.

     

    ““““““End of the exciting tour””””””