Athens-Paros-Naxos-Athens - Greece Island Hopping

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The best Greek islands, whether you're looking for sandy beaches, unspoiled island life or history and culture...

FROMZAR 19,757.00

Duration: 9 Nights

Price Includes Return flights from Johannesburg to Athens including airline levy Return transfers throughout (airport/hotel/port) Ferry tickets, economy class, normal ferry (Piraeus-Paros, Paros-Naxos & Naxos-Piraeus) 3 nights stay each in Athens, Paros & Naxos at 3 star hotels Breakfast daily FREE: Athens half day tour
Price Excludes All Items of a personal nature. Meals not mentioned. Medical and Travel insurance.
Duration 9 Nights (Seasonal Pricing applies)
General Policies & Disclaimer Peak season surcharges and block out dates may apply. Prices are per person sharing, unless otherwise specified. All prices are indicative and correct at time of loading onto the Thompsons website and are subject to change due to currency fluctuations, rate increases, airfare increases and availability. Prices are from a starting price per person sharing, subject to change, airfare increase, currency fluctuations and availability. Taxes are estimated and based on the current exchange rate and are subject to change. Advance purchase, peak season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Please note that airport taxes, fuel levies & surcharges are approximate and subject to change, the exact amount will be confirmed at time of booking. Valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request.
Day 1: Arrival Athens
Welcome to Athens and the Greek islands! You are met on arrival and taken to your hotel. Depending on your arrival, enjoy a free afternoon exploring the city or a nice meal underneath the Acropolis.
Day 2 : Sailing to Paros
Transfer to the port of Piraeus, board the boat and enjoy the amazing views across the Aegean, passing many rocky islands as you make your way to the beautiful islands of Paros, with its traditional sugar cube buildings, many great beaches, countless bars and nightclubs! Paros is a well-known party island and at the same time has so much to offer. Picturesque villages and beautiful scenery, local vineyards for the wine lovers, cultural experiences for the in depth travelers! Whether you are looking for a buzzy holiday or a peaceful vacation, Paros certainly has it!
Day 3-4 : Paros at leisure
Enjoy two full days to discover the island. Swim in the clear blue water of Kolymbithres, eat fresh fish at the seaside village of Naoussa or perhaps take a short 30min ferry to the nearby island of Antiparos.
Day 5 : Sailing to Naxos
Farewell to Paros island as we sail to Naxos. Naxos is the largest of the Greek Islands of the Cyclades. It is the nuptial isle of the god Dionysus and has the highest mountain of the group, Mount Zas.
The island was for many centuries under the rule of the Venetians and Marko Sanudo. Explore the Venetian town and the many picturesque villages, see the fertile valleys and taste the local agricultural products, enjoy the sandy beaches and for the restless, why not follow one the many hiking paths the island has to offer.
Day 6- 7: Naxos at leisure
Free day in this beautiful island: explore the landscapes and Ancient temples or just relax by one of the numerous sandy beaches.
Day 8 : Return to Athens
Take the ferry back Athens. On arrival at the port, you are met and transferred to your hotel, for your last night in Athens. Take the opportunity to check out the Athenian night life. There is always a wide variety of things to do and enjoy in Athens.
Day 9: Athens Sightseeing
After breakfast, we will be experiencing the Athens sightseeing tour and will be visiting the Acropolis museum. The evening will be at leisure.
Day 10 : Depart Athens
After a nice breakfast at the hotel, enjoy the day in the city before you are transferred to Athens International Airport to catch your flight home.