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Greek Island hopper - 11 day tour

Explore Mykonos, Santorini, Crete, Rhodes and Patmos Islands
(Departs from Athens )

Operates Every Sunday - from April to October


- Day 1 - Athens to Mykonos
Very early in the morning, we will transfer you from your hotel to Piraeus ferry port, and put you on a fast ferry to Mykonos Island. After arrival, we will meet you at the harbor and provide a transfer to your hotel, after check in the hotel you will have a full free day to relax and or explore the Island.
Overnight in Mykonos.

- Day 2 - Free day to Explore Mykonos - (B)
Breakfast provided in the hotel; today is free for you to explore Mykonos on your own.
Optional tour to Delos is available at your request.

Located in the middle of the Aegean Sea, Mykonos is one of the most popular Greek islands, thanks to its beaches with crystal-clear water, windmills, charming waterfront buildings, stunning archeological sites and excellent nightlife. Archaeological records here indicate that the Ionians settled Mykonos in the early part of the 11th century BC; more recent discoveries have uncovered ruins in Ftelia beach from the Neolithic-era Kares tribe dating back to 3,000 BC.
Overnight in Mykonos.

- Day 3 - Mykonos to Santorini - (B)
In the morning, we will provide a transfer to Mykonos ferry port for a ferry to Santorini Island. After arrival, you will check in at your hotel.
After check-in, you will have a free day to relax and explore on your own.

* Santorini is one of those iconic places that will be permanently etched in your mind. Everywhere you turn is a photo opportunity. Essentially, the island is what remains of an enormous volcanic eruption, which destroyed the earliest settlements on what was
formerly a single island. The aftermath of the explosion created what you see today, a caldera. All of the whitewashed, charming houses cling to the high cliffs of the rim, while the deep blue Aegean Sea wraps around the geological masterpiece, hundreds of feet below.
Its spectacular physical beauty, along with its lively nightlife, has made this island a perennial tourist favorite.
Overnight in Santorini.

- Day 4 - Exploring Santorini - (B)
After breakfast we will take you on a tour of Santorini. You will hop on a boat to explore the caldera, take in the hot springs, view the ruins of Thirrassia, and afterwards, you will be taken back to your hotel.
Overnight in Santorini.

- Day 5 - Santorini to Rhodes - (B)
After breakfast, you will have a full free day to relax and explore Santorini on your own.
Many take this opportunity to relax and tan on one of the islands many beaches, such as Red Beach, or, you may opt to return to Oia for more sightseeing.
Late afternoon we will provide a transfer to Santorini Harbor and put you on a ferry to Crete

- Day 6 - Rhodes - (B)
Early in the morning arrival in Rhodes, transfer to your hotel, after check in you will have a free day to relax and refresh.
In the afternoon, you will meet you guide for a 2 hour walking tour of the Rhodes Island.

- Day 7 - Rhodes - (B)
Breakfast at the hotel --- Enjoy a free day at leisure ---- Overnight in Rhodes Island.

*In ancient times, Rhodes was home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World - the Colossus of Rhodes. This giant bronze statue
once stood in the harbor. It was completed in 280 BC but was destroyed in an earthquake in 224 BC. No trace of the statue remains today. Before archaeology, myth stood in for blanks in the historical record. In Pindar's ode, the island was said to be born of the union
of Helios the sun god and the nymph Rhode, and the cities were named for their three sons.

- Day 8 - Rhodes to Patmos - (B)
After breakfast we will meet you at your hotel and provide a transfer Rhodes Harbor and depart from Rhodes on the Island Hopper ferry to Patmos.
On the way you will be seeing a lot of different Islands and enjoy an half day scenic ferry ride to Patmos Island.
Arrival in Patmos, Check into your hotel. enjoy rest of the day at leisure.

- Day 9 - Patmos - (B)
After breakfast we will meet you at your hotel and take you on a tour and you will enjoy a panoramic drive up to the Monastery.
You will visit St. John Monastery, Monastery Museum, and the Cave Of Apocalypse.
After the tour you will be transferred to your hotel.
Overnight in Patmos.

- Day 10 - Day at leisure in Patmos - Overnight ferry to Athens - (B)
After breakfast you will enjoy a free day at leisure, swimming, snorkeling hiking and enjoying your
(( you will keep your hotel room until your midnight departure ))
Late might, you will board the overnight ferry.
23:55 PM Departure from Patmos Island on the overnight ferry to Athens.

- Day 11 - Arrival in Athens - (B)
After breakfast, we will provide a transfer to Rhodes Airport and put you on a 50-minute flight to Athens.
Arriving in Athens will mark the end of this program.

Total cost: __ per person in double ____ for single supplement -
Rates vary from month to month, contact us to get information for the best rates

* All ferry port & airport transfers
* Centrally located unique hotels - (with breakfasts)
* Guided tours in Athens and in Santorini
* Admissions to the ancient sites
* Ferry tickets from Athens to Mykonos
* Ferry tickets from Mykonos to Santorini
* Ferry tickets from Santorini to Rhodes
* Ferry tickets from Rhodes to Patmos
* Ferry tickets from Patmos to Athens
* All taxes and service charges

* Athens hotels and international flight tickets

This program can be customized, ask us about adding extra destinations or additional hotel nights!

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