day 1 ARRIVE ATHENS
Arrive at Athens airport, and transfer to your hotel in private vehicle. Check-in and rest of the day at leisure.
day 2 ATHENS SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast at the hotel, head off on a tour to witness the historic sights of this city that is also known as the cradle of civilization. Drive by Constitution Square, Parliament, the National Library, Omonia Square and Hadrian's Arch. Your guided tour includes visit to Acropolis alongwith Plaka area (including Parthenon), & Temple of Poseidon. Post tour, return to hotel. Overnight at your hotel in Athens.
day 3 ATHENS – EPIDAURUS – MYCENAE – OLYMPIA
After breakfast at the hotel, embark on a tour to experience the Argolis region - famous for the picturesque architectural masterpiece - the Corinth Canal. Then head to the town of Epidaurus, considered to be the birthplace of Apollo's son - Asclepius, the healer. Also visit the 4th Century BC Epidaurus Theatre, that still plays host to theatrical performances. Pass through pastoral countryside to reach Mycenae, to witness the Treasury of Atreus and the Royal Tomb of the famous Greek commander - Agamemnon (depicted in Hollywood movies like Troy). Round off the tour with a visit to the home of Olympic Games, at the historic town of Olympia. On arrival transfer to the hotel, and overnight at the hotel in Olympia.
day 4 OLYMPIA - DELPHI
After breakfast, head for a tour of Olympia to experience what it felt like in olden times to be a part of the grand spectacle of the Olympic Games. In addition to the stadium, visit the archaeological site of Jupiter, the Workshop of Fidias, the stadium and the local museum. Next head to Delphi to consult the Oracle! Later, transfer to your hotel in Delphi for overnight stay.
day 5 DELPHI - ATHENS
Early risers can witness the majestic sunrise over the Gulf of Corinth. Enjoy breakfast at hotel, before heading to the actual Delphi - oracle of Greek god Apollo. Also visit the Temple of Apollo, overlooking a verdant valley. Round off the tour at the Castalia Fountain and adjoining museum. Thereafter return to Athens (about 75 miles). The remainder of the day is at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at your hotel in Athens.
day 6 ATHENS - CRETE
Enjoy your breakfast, before heading to the airport to catch a flight to Crete. On arrival at Crete airport, transfer to your resort. Overnight at your resort in Crete.
day 7 CRETE AT LEISURE
Leisurely breakfast in the morning, followed by some lazing around the white sandy Mediterranean beach. Overnight at your resort in Crete.
day 8 CRETE AT LEISURE
Breakfast in the morning. Later possibly visit the town for lunch and shopping for souvenirs. Overnight at your resort in Crete.
day 9 CRETE - BACK HOME
Breakfast in the morning. Transfer to the airport to catch flight back home (via Athens).