Athens, Mykonos, and Santorini

12 Days

Greece – Athens, Mykonos, and Santorini

It’s impossible to resist the scintillating allure of the Greek Islands—oases of whitewashed churches, ancient monuments, and sidewalk cafes on the shores of the Aegean Sea. Your adventure begins in Athens, where centuries-old archaeological sites form a classical backdrop to a blossoming, trendy downtown. In Mykonos, wander the shops, bars, and restaurants along the water, or spend an afternoon reading on its white sand beaches. Take a ferry to Santorini to explore the hilltop community of Oia and witness the stunning spectacle of the island’s multicolored cliffs. Heavenly cuisine, rich history, and views that will make you swoon.

Starting at $1999 Per Person

* The “Starting at” or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include airfare; additional fees/charges are not included. Pricing may vary on this date due to hotel availability. EE


Day 1 :
Depart USA

Board your flight from the U.S. to Athens.

Day 2 :

Spend your first full day in Athens in leisure before your optional evening sightseeing tour. ATHENS BY NIGHT TOUR (optional) Spend your first full day in Athens in leisure, before your evening sightseeing tour. Your evening will begin with a short panoramic drive through the city center. At the slope of the sacred hill, you’ll see the gleaming Acropolis illuminated in the dark. You’ll walk through the narrow streets of Plaka, the Old City, then dine in a classic Greek tavern. Dinner will be followed by a floor show, complete with live music and traditional Greek folk dances.


Eat a leisurely breakfast, then head to your hotel lobby to meet the guide for your private half-day city sightseeing tour. When you return, spend the afternoon and evening exploring the squares and back streets of Upper and Lower Plaka. Sample some saganaki—a hard Greek cheese that’s fried and sprinkled with lemon juice—or a slice of flaky spanakopita. PRIVATE HALF-DAY ATHENS SIGHTSEEING TOUR (optional) This tour will highlight the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Your expert guide will show you the Panathenaic Stadium, where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896. You’ll pass by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian’s Arch, Parliament, Memorial of the Unknown Soldier, Academy, University, National Library, and Syntagma Square. At the Acropolis, you’ll visit the architectural masterpieces of the golden age of Athens, namely the Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, Erechtheion, and the Parthenon, known as “the harmony between material and spirit.” Afterward, discover the statues and artifacts in the Acropolis Museum.

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Enjoy your free day in Athens walking the beautiful city or revisitng your favorite sites!

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After breakfast, board your business class high speed ferry to Mykonos! When you arrive in Mykonos, you’ll be met by your transfer representative and escorted to your hotel. Mykonos is known for its nightlife, so don’t change into those pajamas just yet!


On the docket for this morning is a private half-day tour of Mykonos Town and island. In the afternoon, enjoy lunch at a waterfront restaurant or lay back on one of the island’s copious white sand beaches and let the sun warm your body and soul. HALF-DAY CITY AND ISLAND PRIVATE TOUR (optional) You’ll begin your tour on the quiet, narrow streets of Mykonos Town. Your guide will give you the history of Old Town and take you to the famous windmills in search of Petros the Pelican, the mascot of Mykonos. You’ll then board a bus and set out to explore the coast and inner landscape of the island. Along the way you’ll pass fishing villages, houses, and chapels built in the Cycladic style. In Ano Mera, the second main village of Mykonos, stroll through the square or visit the 16th-century Tourliani Monastery. Your next stop is Kalafatis Beach, where you’ll have some time to relax before heading back to town.

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Take the morning to wander through the Archaeological Museum or stroll along the waterfront promenade of Little Venice. After lunch, meet at New Port to depart for your tour of Tinos. FULL-DAY TINOS TOUR (Optional) Experience the beauty and charm of old Greece on this visit to the inviting big-brother island of Mykonos. In Tinos Town you’ll visit Evangelistria Church, the most important church in Greece and home to an icon of the Virgin Mary that’s believed to have miraculous powers. Scenic vistas abound on the bus ride across the island. Highlights of the drive include the marble village of Pyrgos, the women’s Monastery of Kechrovouni, and Volax, the village of basket makers. Enjoy lunch (not included) at a traditional taverna. Spend your evening free time in Tinos Town walking along the harbor or wandering its colorful shops.

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After breakfast, head to the lobby to meet the transfer representative who will escort you to your ferry to Santorini. The high-speed ferry takes approximately three hours, but can take a bit longer depending on weather conditions. When you arrive in Santorini, your transfer representative will meet you on the pier to take you to your hotel. This would be a perfect night to dine in one of Fira’s restaurants. You may pay a bit more if it has a view of the island’s caldera, but the vista is certainly worth the splurge!


Make sure you slather on the sunscreen before you head off on your tour of Oia and Santorini’s caldera. For dinner, treat yourself to an authentic Greek meal of tomato fritters and roasted lamb, followed by a glass of wine from one of the island’s many vineyards. CALDERA – OIA TOUR (optional) In the port of Athinios you will board a boat for your visit to the active volcanoes atop the island of Nea Kameni. You’ll then sail to Palea Kameni, where thermal springs remain luxuriously warm despite the chill of the wind and surrounding water. Your next stop is colorful Thirassia, a typical Cycladic village that has remained resistant to the tourism boom. Lunch here will be on your own, and you’re free to explore and sample some elements of traditional Santorini cuisine. From Thirassia you’ll head to your final destination: exquisite, whitewashed Oia. The village is built into the sloped sides of the island’s caldera and is one of the most photographed places in all of Greece. A magical Oia sunset is the last item on the tour itinerary before your return.

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Take today to savor the beauty of Santorini and do some exploration on your own. Hike down from Oia to the colorful port of Ammoudi for lunch in a fish taverna. In the Museum of Prehistoric Thera, discover some of Akrotiri’s most extraordinary excavations. Make your way to the top of the caldera to see the temples and mosaicked houses of ancient Thira. On your last night in Santorini, treat yourself to an indulgent meal and then grab a drink in a bar overlooking the caldera.

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Day 11 :

After breakfast, meet your driver in the lobby for your ferry back to Athens. Collect your bags and meet the driver who will take you to your hotel. Once you have checked in and dropped off your bags, you’ll head out for your tour of Cape Sounion. CAPE SOUNION (optional) – This tour will take you along the coast, past the beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni and Varkiza, to Cape Sounion. Here, at the southernmost point of Attica, stand the white marble pillars of the Temple of Poseidon. After a visit to the temple, you’re free to explore the rocky promontory of Sounion on your own. After the tour the evening is yours to enjoy. Consider taking in a movie at open-air Cine Paris, located on a rooftop in Plaka with views of the Acropolis from a few lucky seats. Enjoy your last night in Greece!

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After a final breakfast in Greece, meet your transfer representative in the hotel lobby for the ride to the airport. Reflect back on your wondrous trip as you watch the islands recede into the distance when your plane takes off.


  • 4-night hotel accommodations in Athens (Includes 1nt post)
  • 3-night hotel accommodations in Mykonos
  • 3-night hotel accommodations in Santorini
  • Private transfers to/from airports, hotels, and ports
  • Highspeed Ferries (Business class): Athens Piraeus to Mykonos, Mykonos to Santorini, and Santorini to Athens Piraeus
  • Private Half Day Mykonos City Walk and Island Tour
  • Caldera – Oia Shared Tour
  • Cape Sounion Shared Tour
  • Continental breakfast daily
  • Hotel taxes and service charges


  • Gratuities
  • International Flights (Our reservation experts will be happy to book these for you separately.)
  • City Taxes: A city tax (also known as a tourist tax) is a small fee charged to visitors to help fund and maintain local facilities, activities, and attractions. You may be asked to a pay a city tax directly to your hotel upon check-out. This amount will vary by city and hotel category and is subject to change at any time based on local legislation.

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Notes & Restrictions
Hotel Availability: All packages are subject to availability at time of booking. Hotels that are on request may not be available and a comparable alternate will be offered.



Polis Grand is a nine-story hotel located in the heart of the city, near Omonia Square. The nearby metro makes traveling around Athens and the surrounding areas very easy. The hotel is located within close proximity to restaurants, bars, clubs, shopping, historical areas and monuments. The hotel staff is very friendly and will ensure you enjoy your stay.



Petinos Hotel is located near Platis Gialos Beach and is only a short bus ride to Mykonos Town. The hotel features a living room, a television room, an internet cafe, a large courtyard garden, a restaurant, a bar and comfortable accommodations. Guests can use the facilities at our nearby sister hotel including a spa, beauty salon, gym, Jacuzzi, sauna, hammam and massage services.



El Greco is a spacious and elegant hotel located in the capital of Santorini and is within easy walking distance to the town center, shops, restaurants and tourist attractions. Built in 1966, the architecture reflects the traditional Cycladic design of white stucco. The hotel features a television lounge, four open-air swimming pools, a children’s pool, two open-air Jacuzzis, drinking and dining venues, a private chapel, a garden and a gym.

Optional Tours

Check out our optional sightseeing. Save time and money by pre-booking your sightseeing tours before you travel.

Shared Tour: A Night Out in Athens at 8:00 PM

Highlights: Your evening will start with a short panoramic drive through the city center. At the slope of the sacred hill, you will be able to admire and photograph the illuminated Acropolis. After a pleasant walk through the narrow streets of Plaka, the old city, you will have dinner in a typical Greek tavern, which will be followed by a floor show with live music and Greek folk dances. Max 48 Pax.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Departures: 8:00 PM Tues/ Wed/ Thu/ Sat, April-October

Shared Tour: Athens Highlights Half-Day and Skip the Line at 8:45 AM

Highlights: 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.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours 45 minutes
Inclusions: Visits to Panathenaic Stadium, Acropolis, and The New Acropolis Museum, Passes by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). Entrance fees, Skip the line (The guide will keep the tickets so the clients don’t wait in the line).
Max 48 pax

Shared Tour: Half Day Ancient Corinth at 8:45 AM

Highlights: Leave Athens and drive southwest until we reach the Corinth Canal (short stop). Drive on and visit the Ancient town of Corinth where St. Paul lived and preached for two years. See the remains of the city, which include the Agora (market place) and Apollo’s Temple (6th century B.C). A short stop at the site of the ancient port of Chries, where St. Paul disembarked, will conclude the visit.
Duration: Approximately 5 hours
Departure: Mondays through Friday mid April-October

Shared Tour: Full Day Delphi Excursion with Lunch at 8:45 AM

Highlights: Drive through the fertile plain of Boeotia, crossing the towns of Thebes, Levadia and Arachova before arriving at Delphi, the center of the ancient world. On the slopes of Mount Parnassus lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo Pythios. Visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the museum.
Duration: Approximately 10 hours
Departure: 8:45 am Monday/ Wednesday/ Sunday, November – March
8:45 am Daily, April – October
Max 48 pax.

Private Full Day Athens Sightseeing Tour

Highlights: This private tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city with your own car and private guide.
Duration: Approximately 7 hours
Departure: To be arranged
Inclusions: Private vehicle w/driver, Private English speaking guide, entrance fees to Acropolis archaeological site and New Acropolis museum, and set menu lunch at local tavern (excluding drinks)

Private Half Day Athens Sightseeing Tour

Highlights: This private tour gives you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city with your own car and private guide.
Duration: Approximately 5 hours
Departure: To be arranged
Included: Private vehicle w/driver, Private English speaking guide and entrance fees to Acropolis archaeological site & New Acropolis museum

Shared Tour: Half Day City Walk & Island of Mykonos at 4:30 PM

Highlights: Discover the highlights of Mykonos on a comfortable city walk and then on a bus tour.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Departure: 4:30pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Shared Tour: Delos Tour at 10 AM

Highlights: It is strongly believed by many that this ancient archeological island possesses and releases a heightened sense of light and energy, the reason for ancient Greece’s belief that Apollo, god of light and music, had to have been born there.
Duration: Approximately 3 hours 30 minutes
Departure: 10:00am daily (Summer)

Shared Tour: Full Day Tinos at 12:45 PM

Highlights: Experience the beauty and charm of old Greece on a visit to the fantastic, bigger neighboring island of Mykonos.
Duration: Approximately 9 hours 15 minutes
Departure: 12:45pm Tuesdays and Fridays (Summer)

Shared Tour: Full Day Jeep Safari Tour at 10:00 AM

Highlight: Explore the island of Mykonos on our off-road safari to the hidden corners!
Duration: Approximatly 8 hours
Departure Time: 10 AM Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Shared Tour: Full Day South Coast Cruise Tour at 10 AM

Highlight: Cruise all along the south coast of Mykonos where the best beaches are! Includes lunch and stops for swimming and snorkeling. 100 pax max.
Duration: Approximately 8 hours
Departure Time: 10 AM, or earlier if pre-arranged pick-up from hotel

Shared Tour: Sunset Mykonos Cruise

Highlights: See the sights from this unforgettable cruise on the beautiful Ornos Bay. Light snacks are included.
Duration: Approximately 2 hours
Departure: 6:30 pm Sundays (Summer)

Shared Tour: Wine & Culture Half Day Walking Tour of Mykonos

Highlights: This walking tour takes you to important spots of history, culture and traditions in Mykonos. Afterwards, you will learn a lot about Greek wine in a wine tasting.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Departure: 5:15pm Saturdays (Summer)

Shared Tour: Santorini Cooking Class

Highlights: -The cooking class starts at 12;00 and lasts about 3 hours
– 6 traditional Santorinian recipes
-Cooking class is interactive and participants cook the recipes presented by the Chef
-Unlimited consumption of bottled water and Assyrtiko Santorinian wine
-A cooking apron, a certificate of participation and the recipes taught and cooked in the cooking class, are given to the clients as a gift souvenir from our restaurant at the end of the lesson
Duration: Approximately 3 hours
Departure: 12:00 pm daily
Max 20 pax.

Semi Private Tour: Caldera Sailing Sunset tour by Catamaran (Platinum Cruise)

Highlights: Discover Santorini’s beautiful coastline with this delightful cruise, which includes drinks and Greek menu prepared on the spot. Enjoy a refreshing swim in the clear blue waters at the red beach, and sail past the big lighthouse south of the caldera. Explore secluded volcanic beaches, experience the volcanic hot springs or simply relax on deck.
Greek menu prepared on the spot (greek salad, shrimp saganaki, grilled chicken and pork skewers, roasted vegetables, pasta with red sauce, stuffed vine leaves, vegeteri-an meall)
Drinks (soft drinks, white santorinian wine, beer)

Duration: Approximately 5 hours, depending on the month
Departure: 2:30 pm, daily
Max passengers: 14 pax
Please Note: Oia visit will not be included from October – April due to early sunset time.

Small GroupTour: Wine and Food Lovers – Santorini Cooking Class and Wine Tasting Tour at 10:00 AM

Highlights: 6-Hour guided wine-tasting and cooking class tour in Santorini
Visit two traditional wineries and learn about Santorini’s unique viticulture
Sample up to 8 different types of wine such as Assyrtiko and Vinsanto
Learn how to cook Santorini signature dishes by a local chef
Savor all your fresh-cooked creations at the end of your cooking lesson
Explore the wine & flavors of Santorini in a fun and interactive way
Small groups with a maximum of 8 ensure a personalized and intimate experience
Duration: Approximately 6 hours. Departure Time:10:00am Monday – Friday (April – October)

Private Tour: Oia-Fira-Winery Half Day from Santorini

Highlights: On this tour we will visit Oia, a traditional settlement in north Santorini, a local winery for a wine tasting and Fira, the capital of the island.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Departure: Daily (Summer)

Small Group Tour: Santorini Wine Adventure, approximate start time 12:00PM

Highlights: • Visit 3 traditional wineries and cellars dotted around the picturesque island
• Taste a selection of 12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece
• Walk around a volcanic vineyard and learn about the island’s unique viticulture
• Explore the cellars of each winery and see where their wine is bottled and matured
• Enjoy a platter of cheese and snacks to eat alongside wine-tastings
• Discover the history of Santorini through its wine-making
• Enjoy personalized attention on a small-group tour with a maximum of eight people
• Hotel pickup & drop-off (if pre-arranged)
Duration: Approximatly 4 hours Per contract Departure Time: 12:00PM. Exact pick up time for the tour will be advised 1-2 days prior to the excursion. Monday to Saturdays, May to early November.

Shared Tour: Caldera – Oia on a Traditional Boat at 11:00 AM

Highlights: We leave the port of Athinios to embark on a traditional boat for our visit to active craters of the volcano on the top of the island of Nea Kameni, in Greek means “new burnt”… where we will stop for approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.
• Sailing with traditional wooden boat kaiki to the volcano. • Climb up approx. 30 min. and explore dramatic rocky scenery (1,5h). • Swim on the hot springs (30 min) – the boat stops approx. 70meters from the hot springs area, you need to be able to swim this distance & back. Swimming is at your own responsibility. • Thirassia, Fisherman Island, free time for lunch (not included) or swimming (1,5h). • Oia – climb up 200 steps to reach the top of the village; free time to enjoy the most beautiful sunset. • Return from Oia by bus after sunset Duration: Approximately 6 hours, after sunset
Departure: 11:00am daily (Summer)

Shared Tour: Half Day Cape Sounion at 3:00 PM

Highlights: Drive along the coastal road, passed the wonderful beaches of Glyfada, Vouliagmeni and Varkiza to Cape Sounion, where the white marble pillars of the Temple of Poseidon stand. After visiting the temple of Poseidon, you have time to walk at leisure on the rocky promontory of Sounion.
Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Departure: 3:00PM Daily, April-October 2021

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Athens, Mykonos, and Santorini