Wonders of Greece: Athens, Paros and Naxos

  • 12 Days , 4 Cities
  • From $3,050
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Explore the most popular destinations in Greece and our carefully designed family trip to Athens, Paris, and Naxos. Unveil the beauty of the historic Greek capital & marvel at the prominent Cycladic architecture of Paros and Naxos.
Countries Visited Greece
Places Visited Athens, Paros, Naxos
Suggested Duration 12 days
Travel Styles Family Vacations
  • DAY 1

    Welcome to Athens!

    The best family holidays of your lives are just getting started! Upon your arrival in Athens, you’ll be welcomed by your driver, who will transfer you in comfort to your accommodation.

    After a quick freshen-up, you will have the opportunity to indulge in an authentic Greek welcome dinner that will fill you and your family’s bellies with traditional delicacies before returning to your hotel to rest.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Dinner Dinner
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 2

    Athens - Set on a Mythology tour of the Acropolis & Museum

    The next day, you will wake up early, meet up with your family-friendly, archaeologist guide, and set on a Mythology Tour of the Acropolis & Acropolis Museum. Learn all about the history, as well as the myths and legends that surround the sacred rock, and watch your kids get mesmerized by the engaging storytelling. After admiring the Acropolis monuments, walk to the modern Acropolis Museum to further explore the ancient civilization through the exhibits the excavations of the Acropolis brought to light.

    Our recommendation; you can also join an afternoon excursion to Sounio and the Temple of Poseidon that includes a stop for swimming or a visit to the Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center depending on the season of your visit. Drive across the sun-soaked Athens Riviera before reaching the imposing Cape Sounio, where the ruins of the Temple of Poseidon lie.
    From there, you will have the chance to experience one of the magical sunsets of your life before heading back to the center of Athens to relax and prepare for the day ahead.

    Please ask to make a reservation for the recommended tour!!’

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
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  • DAY 3

    Athens - Choose your favorite day trip Delphi or Peloponnese

    Have the opportunity to choose your favorite day trip; Delphi or Peloponnese? If you select Delphi, you will engage in a guided tour that will excite your children across the archeological site that served as the spiritual center of ancient Greece before heading to the picturesque towns of Arachova and Galaxidi for a traditional, luscious Greek meal.

    Before moving to the romantic city of Nafplio for a walking tour across its scenic streets full of history and culture, you will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Epidaurus and the famous Epidaurus center. Also, it will include an ice cream stop and a top at the fascinating Koboloi Museum.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
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  • DAY 4

    Welcome to Paros Island!

    Today your driver will take you to Athens International Airport to catch your 40-minute flight with plenty of time to spare. Following your arrival, the rest of your day will be free to spend as you please.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Transfer Transfer
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  • DAY 5

    Paros - Embark on a bike and hike tour

    You’ll have the chance to embark on a bike and hike tour in Paros. During this 2.5-hour entertaining tour, you will cycle around the highlights of Paros in the company of a trained instructor that will keep you safe and sound.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
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  • DAY 6

    Paros - Day at leisure in Paros

    The 6th day of the trip will also be free to relax, rest, or even spend the day at Kolymbithres beach, where you can be transported by a minivan upon request.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
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  • DAY 7

    Paros - Enjoy Paros and small Cyclades sailing adventure

    Today, you will luxuriate in our lovely Paros and small Cyclades sailing adventure that will allow you to spend your day sunbathing and diving into the crystal-clear waters of the Aegean Sea. Alternatively, you can opt for a Sailing Trip to Antiparos and get to know its striking coast from up close. Watch your kids have the time of their lives as you savor local delicacies made by the staff on board. Sail across the islands of Iraklia, Schoinousa or Koufonissia, and Despotiko before returning to your room for a good night’s sleep.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Lunch Lunch
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
    • Cruise/Boat Cruise/Boat
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  • DAY 8

    Naxos - Catch the ferry to Naxos

    Departure from Paros and catch the ferry to Naxos, one of the most family-friendly destinations in Greece, where you will spend the rest of your day free seeing and visiting the destinations of your choice.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Transfer Transfer
    • Cruise/Boat Cruise/Boat
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  • DAY 9

    Naxos - Embark on our family-favorite Naxos highlights tour with olive oil tasting

    On the next morning, you will embark on our family-favorite Naxos highlights tour with olive oil tasting that will give you insight into the island's rich heritage and food culture. Visit Naxos’ main attractions and taste one of the most nutritious local products it has to offer following your introduction to the olive oil-making process of the island.

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
    • Tour Tour
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  • DAY 10

    Naxos - Recommended organic cooking class

    Take the day at leisure to spend according to your preference. However, we highly recommend you engage in a Naxos organic cooking class! Please ask to add this amazing cooking class to your itinerary during the reservation!

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Accommodation Accommodation
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  • DAY 11

    Naxos - Explore the town of Naxos with our expert local family guide

    Explore the town of Naxos with our expert local family guide and find out off the beaten track spots in the old city! Learn about the island's ancient past, dive into the numerous myths of ancient Greek mythology related to Naxos, and wander around the picturesque alleys of the medieval castle! Your guide will also immerse you in stories of crusaders, knights, and pirates to try to understand how Naxian culture came into being.

    The last stop of your walking tour is at Portara, the still-standing massive gate of the temple of Apollo, where you will experience a magical sunset. Decide whether you want to finish your day with a delicious Naxian dinner in a traditional restaurant in the old city. View on map
  • DAY 12

    Departure to the Airport

    Private transfers from your hotel in Naxos to Naxos Airport to catch your flight from Athens. At the end of your journey, we wish it ended up leaving a smile on your face and a sweet taste in your mouth!

    What's included?

    • Breakfast Breakfast
    • Transfer Transfer
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Starting from $3,050 per person

Price per person in double occupancy
The rate is based on 4-star accommodation
Price excluding international flights
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What’s Included?

  • 12 nights in 4-star hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis
    3 nights in Athens
    4 nights in Paros
    4 nights in Rhodes
  • Private Airport Transfer in Athens
  • Welcome Dinner
  • Best of Athens in One Day Tour with transportation
  • Cape Sounion and the Temple of Poseidon
  • Private Transfer from your hotel in Athens to Piraeus port
  • Sea Transfer to Tinos (from Piraeus)
    Tinos Port Transfer
  • Private Tour of Tinos Island with Wine Tasting Experience
  • Private Transfer from your hotel in
  • Tinos town to Tinos port
    Sea Transfer to Mykonos (from Tinos)
  • Mykonos Port Transfer
  • Mykonos Highlights: Half-Day Private Tour
  • Private Transfer from your hotel to Mykonos port
  • Sea Transfer to Naxos (from Mykonos)
  • Naxos Port Transfer
  • Naxos Highlights with Olive Oil Tasting
  • Naxos Airport transfer
    Archaeological Sites & Museums entrance fees are included

Sightseeing Highlights Included

  • Visit Athens’ most famous site, the Acropolis, and the impressive Acropolis Museum.
  • Enjoy a vehicle tour of Athens’ highlights such as Syntagma Square (you may be able to see the changing of the guards!), the Roman Agora, the Temple of Zeus & the Panathenaic Stadium, where the Olympic Games were revived!
  • Sea Transfer to Tinos (from Piraeus)
  • Visit the picturesque village of Falatados, known for its raki and its many treadles.
  • Visit the granite mountain of Exomvourgo, which is the site of a ruined Venetian fortress and town. Enjoy the spectacular view that it offers of the neighboring villages and the abundant Aegean blue.
  • Visit the village of Volax with its unique surrounding of big round rocks that give the whole landscape a lunar appearance. Its inhabitants practice the art of basketry.
  • Visit the famous beach of Kolimpithra, the surfers’ beach, for a swim in the blue waters.
  • Taste 5 Greek wines and local delicacies, such as local cheeses, olives, small tomatoes, breadsticks, and homemade bread.
  • Sea Transfer to Mykonos (from Tinos)
  • Half-day Mykonos tour: Walk through the labyrinth of the old town, the small and narrow streets, see the famous windmills, visit the second main village of Mykonos, Ano Mera, for a stroll around the traditional square, visit the monk monastery Panagia Tourliani built in the 16th century, stop at Kalafatis beach for some relaxation, stop to take some photos of the outstanding view of the town and neighboring islands.
  • Sea Transfer to Naxos (from Mykonos)
  • See all the most important sites on Naxos island.
  • Gain valuable insight into Naxos history, culture and tradition.
  • Visit a traditional pottery workshop and a kitron liqueur distillery.
  • Olive oil tasting at the Museum of Olive press in Eggares village.
  • Experience Naxos like a local and see places off the beaten track! Let us know if you want to include a delicious Naxian lunch in the picturesque village of Apeiranthos.

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