Greece is a country in southeastern Europe with thousands of islands throughout the Aegean and Ionian seas. Influential in ancient times, it’s often called the cradle of Western civilization. Athens, its capital, retains landmarks including the 5th-century B.C. Acropolis citadel with the Parthenon temple. Greece is also known for its beaches, from the black sands of Santorini to the party resorts of Mykonos.
Full Itinerary – 10D7N Greece in Winter (Greece)
(Ex KLIA / KLIA 2)
Day 1 – Arrival / Athens
Assemble at KLIA, flight to Singapore and transit to Athens. You will visit few attractions in Athens as below.
Day 2 – Athens
Panathenaic Stadium – where the first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896.
The Parliament – is the parliament of Greece, located in the Old Royal Palace, overlooking Syntagma Square in Athens. The Parliament is the supreme democratic institution that represents the citizens through an elected body of Members of Parliament (MPs).
The Library – is situated near the center of city of Athens. It was designed by the Danish architect Theophil Freiherr von Hansen, as part of his famous Trilogy of neo-classical buildings including the Academy of Athens and the original building of the Athens University. It was founded by Ioannis Kapodistrias.
The University – usually referred to simply as the University of Athens (UoA), is a public university in Zografou, Athens, Greece.
Acropolis – is an ancient citadel located on a rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historic significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.
Free time Shopping at Plaka Area – in the shadow of the Acropolis and its ancient temples, hillside Plaka has a village feel, with narrow cobblestone streets lined with tiny shops selling jewelry, clothes and local ceramics.
Day 3 – Athens / Arachova / Delphi
Livadia – is a town in central Greece. It is the capital of the Boeotia regional district. Livadeia lies 90 km (56 mi) north-west of Athens, 64 km (40 mi) west of Chalkida, 63 km (39 mi) south-east of Lamia, 44 km (27 mi) east-south-east of Amfissa, and 91 km (57 mi) east-north-east of Nafpaktos.
Mount Parnassus Ski Park (Euro 30 Ski Equipment) – is a mountain of limestone in central Greece that towers above Delphi, north of the Gulf of Corinth, and offers scenic views of the surrounding olive groves and countryside.
Delphi Archaeological Site – are witness to the pinnacle of the site that took place in the 6th c. BC. The Oracle of Delphi served many important functions during the height of this town at the ancient civilization. They held various cultural events, festivals, and athletic games.
Day 4 – Delphi / Kalambaka
Meteora – is a rock formation in central Greece hosting one of the largest and most precipitously built complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries, second in importance only to Mount Athos.
Day 5 – Kalambaka / Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki City – Drive to the North, to Thessaloniki City and second biggest city of Greece after Athens, a beautiful city by the sea, a blender of different civilizations, a vibrant place full of cafes and meze restaurants that you will be able to explore.
Day 6 – Thessaloniki / Pelion / Volos
Aegean Sea (Drive Thru) – is an elongated embayment of the Mediterranean Sea located between the Greek and Anatolian peninsulas. The sea has an area of some 215,000 square kilometres.
Pelion Mountain – is a mountain at the southeastern part of Thessaly in central Greece, forming a hook-like peninsula between the Pagasetic Gulf and the Aegean Sea.
Day 7 – Volos / Athens
After breakfast, get started to enjoy the following trip to Athens. Drive thru will stop at a resting area, and take a toilet break. After it continue our tour.
It’s time to start your return trip to Athens; arrive in Athens in the early evening and go straight for dinner.
Day 8 – Athens
Monastiraki Flea Market – Most of the shops are pretty conventional and sell the same stuff you find in the tourist shops on the islands, some of it made in Greece. There are good jewelry store with handmade gold and silver pieces.
Attica – is a historical region that encompasses the city of Athens, the capital of Greece. It is a peninsula projecting into the Aegean Sea, bordering on Boeotia to the north and Megaris to the west.
Klonaki, Boutique famous Greek and international fashion designers.
Day 9 – Athens / Departure
Check-out from the hotel and get ready for transfer to Athens Airport.
Day 10 – Kuala Lumpur
Safely arrive in Kuala Lumpur.