Discover the many landmarks of Athens before beginning your exploration of the sunsoaked Cyclades Islands. You’ll travel by ferry between the islands of Paros, Syros and Mykonos, taking in delightful towns, sleepy villages and sensational panoramic views. This is island-hopping with a difference!
OUR ROCK SOLID GUARANTEES
YOUR HOLIDAY INCLUDES
- Return flights from Heathrow with British Airways
- 7 nights in 4-star hotels
- 10 meals: 7 breakfasts, 3 dinners, including welcome dinner in Plaka
- Travelsphere Tour Manager and Local Guide
- Overseas transfers and other transportation
- Audio Guide
Included holiday highlights
- Take the ferry to Paros, Syros & Mykonos
- Tour and welcome dinner in Plaka, Athens
- Sightseeing tour of Paros
- Explore the capital of Syros, Ermoupolis
- Discover Mykonos and Mykonos town
Every hotel you will stay in on your holiday is hand-picked by us. We relish the challenge of finding the right accommodation for each and every tour, whether it's chosen for its location, its facilities or its downright quirkiness.
Dates and Prices
SAT 15 SEP 18
Saturday 15 September 2018
09:05 London (Heathrow)
14:45 Athens (E Venizelos)
Saturday 22 September 2018
21:10 London (Heathrow)
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Experience even more of your destination by adding one or more optional excursions to your holiday before you set off. Right now is the perfect opportunity to do that – with everything booked and paid for you’ll have even more to get excited about and all you’ll need to think about while you’re away is having a great time.
By the way - look out for ‘Optional Excursion Packages’. For some holidays we’ve grouped a selection of excursions into a package which means you can make a saving when you book in advance.
Prices shown may vary according to departure date and are subject to change. The full range of excursions will be detailed in your holiday information pack, sent approximately 15 weeks prior to departure.
Your visit will begins with a visit to the Skorpios Folklore Museum in Alyki. Here you will see the work of Benetos Skiadas, an artist who has created a collection of miniature models of different types of boats. Next we’ll take a ferry to the nearby island of Antiparos and explore the picturesque town of Chora, with its 15th century Venetian castle, ancient churches and inviting bars and tavernas. Dinner will be served in a restaurant before you board the ferry and return to the hotel.
Half Day – Moderate Walking – Scenic & Local Interest
Scenic tour of Syros
Explore Syros on our tour of the island’s villages and landscapes. You’ll see the prehistoric ruins at Chalandriani and Kastri as you make your way to Saint Michael. This tiny village is home to an ancient church and is located at one of the highest points on the island, the views of the Aegean are truly spectacular and on a clear day you can see almost all of the Cycladic islands. Next you’ll head to Ano Syros, a picturesque hilltop town with views of the neighbouring islands of Tinos and Mykonos. After a pleasant stroll around the village you’ll take your seats at a restaurant, where an included dinner will be served.
Half Day – Moderate Walking - Picturesque
Soak up the atmosphere as you wander through the maze of cobblestone streets filled with shops, tavernas and bars in picturesque Naoussa, a village on the shores of Plastira Bay in Paros.
Half Day – Moderate Walking – Beautiful scenery
Panoramic tour of Athens - Prebookable Only
Athens is home to an array of iconic landmarks and on this excursion we will introduce you to many of the highlights. You’ll pass the Parliament building and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier before continuing on to the Panathenaic Stadium which is made entirely of marble and hosted the first modern-day Olympics in 1896. At the city’s most famous sight, the Acropolis, you’ll visit the imposing ruins of the Parthenon, and then head to the Acropolis Museum where you can immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the area.
Half Day – Moderate Walking – Cultural Highlight
IMPORTANT : PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PARTICULAR EXCURSION MUST BE PREBOOKED 35 DAYS BEFORE DEPARTURE.
“For gorgeous sea views, narrow streets and white washed houses my favourite place is Lefkes on the island of Paros”