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Highlights of Greece

Trip Length

Trip Code

8 days PEHG

Minimum Passengers

4 people

Maximum Passengers

16 people
Minimum Age
15

Countries Visited

Greece

Start City

End City

Athens Athens
Highlights of Greece

If time is short, here’s a curated selection of the best parts of Greece. From the world-famous Acropolis in Athens to Greece’s first capital, the pretty seaside village of Nafplion, you’ll feel the Greek spirit is very much alive.

Highlights of Greece


Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1: Athens

Meals included: 1 dinner

Accommodation: Hotel Hermes or similar, Athens

Activities:

Day 2: Acropolis - Nafplion

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Accommodation: Nafplia Hotel or similar, Nafpolion

Activities:

Day 3: Mycenae - Dimitsana

Meals included: 1 breakfast, 1 dinner

Accommodation: Dimitsana Hotel or similar, Dimitsana

Activities:

Day 4: Andritsena -Olympia

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Accommodation: Neda Hotel or similar, Olympia

Activities:

Day 5: Ancient Olympia - Delphi

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Accommodation: Leto Hotel or similar, Delphi

Activities:

Day 6: Delphi - Kalambaka

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Accommodation: Famissi Eden or similar, Kalambaka

Activities:

Day 7: Meteora - Athens

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel Hermes or similar, Athens

Activities:

Day 8: End Athens

Meals included: 1 breakfast

Activities:


Your Trip

What's Included

Transport

Non-included Meals

Some meals are included on your trip (except for North America trips - please refer to your day-to-day itinerary). However, sometimes we think you'll benefit from getting out and discovering the local cuisine. So when a meal is not included, it's a great opportunity to try something new. For group trips, ask your leader for tips on where to get the best meal, or you might decide to dine out as a group and experience the fun together.

Not Included

Optional Extras

We have chosen a selection of some great optional activities to enhance your travel experience. You will need to cover any additional costs yourself. The below list is not exhaustive and should be used as a guide only. Prices are approximate and are for entrance only and don’t include transport to and from the sites or local guides unless indicated. All activities are subject to availability and it may not be possible to do all the activities listed in the time available at each destination.
Where activities are considered medium or high risk, we work with operators whose safety and credentials we have sighted and assessed. This means that it is possible that you may find the same activity cheaper with another operator on the ground, however we cannot vouch for the safety or quality of that operator. Activities not listed below have not been assessed by us and as such our staff and leaders are unable to assist you with booking these activities. The decision to partake in any activity not listed is at your own discretion and risk.


What to know

Vaccinations

Vaccinations may be required for this trip. Please talk to your doctor about the up-to-date information for this region.  We're travel experts, not doctors and defer to the medicos when it comes to inoculations.

Visas and Permits

Please ensure that you have all required visas for your trip – this is your responsibility. Rules and regulations governing the issuance of visas are constantly changing, and vary for different nationalities and you should check visa requirements with your travel agent or relevant consular authority well before travel.

Greece
A visa is not required for Greece for a stay of 3 months or less for Australians, Americans, Canadians and British. All other nationalities should check their visa requirements with the relevant consulate.

Insurance

You are required to have travel insurance before heading off on a Peregrine trip. Insurance can be organised by your Peregrine representative or your travel agent.

Responsible Travel

Our Responsible Travel ethos is at the heart of everything we do, from getting the basics right like respecting local cultures and the environment, to initiating projects that make positive contributions to communities, to our staff’s fundraising efforts and offsetting our carbon emissions.
Please visit our Responsible Travel (http://www.peregrineadventures.com/rt) page for more information.

Customs and Culture

Our Pre Departure Information or Travel Dossier (provided upon booking a trip) provides tips on how you can show respect for the local customs and culture in the country you are travelling in. Your leader will also help steer you though the complexities of local cultural norms.

Pre Departure Information
The information listed above is a brief description of some things you may need to consider when booking a trip. Once a tour is booked you will be provided with a link to your Travel Dossier which will contain detailed Pre Departure information.

Further Reading

Greece

Lonely Planet Greece The Odyssey – Homer Zorba the Greek – Nikos Kazantzakis


Important Information

In the case of a genuine crisis or emergency, our local operator Siva Travel can be reached on at the following number :- 0030 69744 12613

About this Information

The information provided here is given in good faith and has been compiled with all reasonable care. However, things change and some of the information may become out of date. Please keep this in mind when you read it and check with us if you want to be sure about something. The document was correct at time of printing, but you can check online for the most up to date version.  If you have any queries, please contact your travel agent or our staff in Australia. We are here to help you!

Last Updated

4 April 2014


General Contact Details

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