Example trip

Athens & Beyond

Best for:

Beach fanatics, culture vultures and fun seekers

10 nights
$6,000
Jul Aug

Itinerary highlights

  • See the monuments and sculptures of the Athens Acropolis

  • Explore the sites of Corinth and Mycenae on the Peloponnese

  • Wander among the ruins of mystical Delphi

  • Take a boat trip to the island of Delos

  • Relax on the golden beaches of Mykonos

Curated by Chris

“This relaxing itinerary is great for couples and families, incorporating history and culture in Athens before enjoying some down-time on some of Europe’s most beautiful beaches.”

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Arrival in Athens

Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be escorted by private car to your accommodation. The remainder of your day will be spent at leisure, before dinner at local favourite restaurant.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 2
Athens Tour

Your day begins with a walking tour of Athens, starting at the Acropolis and Acropolis Museum.

Afterwards, you’ll continue through the many historical and archaeological sites, listening to tales of life in the ancient city.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 3
Athens – Urban Farm – Cape Sounio

After a relaxing morning and some free time to explore Athens, you’ll embark on a private tour of an urban farm for some olive oil tasting, before visiting the spectacular Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounio.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 4
Corinth – Mycenae – Nafplio

Today you’ll head to the Peloponnese via the Corinth Canal. Along the way you’ll explore ancient Corinth and the prehistoric ruins at Mycenae, before arriving at the pretty town of Nafplio, where you can relax and wander at leisure.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 5
Nafplio – Epidaurus – Athens

After breakfast your exploration of Ancient Greece continues with a guided tour of Epidaurus, before returning to your hotel.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 6
Delphi

Enjoy a guided tour of one of the most important sites of Ancient Greece, Delphi. If you’re travelling with children, they’re invited to join a special painting workshop.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 7
Mykonos

Prepare for some island fun! Today you’ll fly to the Cycladic island of Mykonos, where you’ll check into your hotel before enjoying the rest of your day at leisure.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer will be able to recommend suitable activities prior to departure.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 8
Delos

Take a boat trip to the island of Delos for a guided tour of the legendary birthplace of Apollo.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 9
Mykonos Beach Hopping

Enjoy some leisure time exploring the beautiful island of Mykonos – perhaps visit the beautiful beaches at Alemagou, Scorpios, and Branco. Then join a cookery lesson to learn the secrets of Mediterranean cuisine.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 10
Mykonos

Today will be spent at leisure. Laze on the beaches, explore pretty villages, or spend an evening in bustling Mykonos Town.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can recommend activities that suit your needs prior to departure.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 11
Departure

Today you’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey.

From: $6,000 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing