Family Itinerary Athens and Santorini (Premium)

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Family Itinerary Athens and Santorini (Premium)

from 1,847.00

Tailor-made, private experience in Athens and Santorini

Visiting Places: Athens and Santorini
Duration: 2 days in Athens, 1 day in Santorini
Created by: Julie A. - Australia

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The following itinerary options have been created for a family of 5 (2 adults and 3 teenagers). Contact us for a quote designed for your group. 

Itinerary 1:

Day 1 - Private: Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum Private Morning Tour with Greek Breakfast (up to 6 hours)

Day 2 - Athens Beyond Acropolis Tailor-Made Tour (4 hours)

Santorini semi-private cruise (5 hours)

Transfers

Full list of inclusions, exclusions and itinerary description here.

 

Day 2 - Athens

Athens Beyond Acropolis Tailor-Made Tour

Suggested starting time: 9 AM

Duration: 4 hours

Price: €325 total (private tour for 5 persons)

Meeting point: Syntagma square by the fountain

Included:

  • A 4-hour morning walk through the most beautiful Athenian neighborhoods

  • Services of an excellent local guide & archaeologist

  • Coffee break in the oldest Athenian neighborhood

  • All taxes and VAT

Excluded: Any food & drinks, anything else not mentioned as included

Description:
Wondering what there is to see in Athens beyond Acropolis? Enjoy a tour through the history of the city, led by an expert archaeologist, and take a stroll around town to discover some of Athens’ most beautiful neighbourhoods. Embrace the local Athenian vibe while fitting thousands of years of history in a leisure walk; ideal for first-time visitors!

Note: Day 1 and Day 2 will not overlap

Tour descriptions

 Day 1 - Athens

Private: Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum Private Morning Tour with Greek Breakfast

Suggested starting time: 8 AM

Duration: up to 6 hours

Price: €550 total

Meeting point: Acropolis Metro Station Entrance

Included: Expert licensed guide, Greek breakfast, Acropolis and Acropolis Museum tour

Excluded: Tickets to the Acropolis (€20 per person) and the Museum (€10 per person). Children (up to age of 18) are entitled to free entry upon presentation of their ID or passport for age confirmation. Anything else not mentioned as included and guests may want to buy or order, gratuities (optional)

Extras: iPads for an interactive Acropolis Tour (+ €15 per ipad)

Athens Beyond Acropolis - Tour Description

What you will see:

  • Syntagma Square & the Changing of the Guard

  • Plaka neighborhood, the oldest and most beautiful location in Athens

  • The Choragic Monument of Lysicrates

  • Anafiotika, a hidden Greek island on the slopes of Acropolis

  • The Roman Agora and the Tower of the Winds

  • Monastiraki Square and Hadrian’s Library

  • The hip & alternative Psirri neighborhood

What to expect:

Rise, shine and join us on an unforgettable walk under the fresh morning sky. You will meet your friendly local guide at Syntagma Square, where a walk full of fascinating insights into Athens’ history and mythology kicks off!
Watch the ‘evzones’ - the Presidential Guard- outside the Greek Parliament and take a look at the historic area around you, the very core of Athens "downtown". Wander around the flagstone pathways of the aristocratic Plakato discover the Athenians’ favorite hidden gems, as well as iconic landmarks, such as the Choragic Monument of Lysicrates and the Church of St. Nicholas Rangavas. Take in the view of the whole city from the “balcony” of Anafiotika, a hidden island on the slopes of the Acropolis. Get your camera ready for the best photos of your trip!

Walk through the narrow alleys and let your senses be captivated by the smell of the blossomed flowers and the colorful neoclassical houses of the area. Have a refreshing coffee-break in a beautiful café and discover the coffee culture that runs through Greek blood. After your stop, continue your wandering in order to reach the premises of the Roman Agora, with its long porticos and its impressive Gate of Athena. Gaze at the jewel-like Tower of the Winds, where you can experience most of the city's history at a single spot! Our walk will lead you into the buzzing Monastiraki Square, where you can check out the popular flea market, full of multi-colored shops. The walking tour comes to an end in the alternative & colored-by-street-art area of Psirri.

Full list of inclusions, exclusions and itinerary description here.

 

Arrival Transfers from Athens International Airport to Central Athens Location

Date: Arrival Date

Route: Athens International Airport to the guests' hotel in central Athens

Price: €85 total for a family of 5

Included: transfers, fuel, tolls, free wifi.

Day 3- Santorini

Premium Santorini Caldera Cruise - Semi Private

Suggested starting time: Sunset Cruise 3 PM (to be confirmed)

Duration: 5 hours

Price: €950 total (5 persons)

Meeting point: Hotel pick-up / drop-off

Included: Transfers, traditional Greek menu prepared on the spot (Greek salad, grilled chicken and pork skewers, roasted vegetables, stuffed vine leaves, vegetarian meal, pasta with red sauce),  soft drinks, white Santorini wine and beer, snorkelling equipment, towels and jackets (to be returned to the crew), map with extensive info on the landmarks and destinations, free wifi.

Excluded: Any other food, drinks and anything else not mentioned explicitly as included.

Notes: Name of all guests joining and hotel name should be provided at checkout. Please bring your hat, sunscreen, swimsuit and anything you need for swimming or onboard. Please bring your hat, sunscreen, swimsuit and anything you need for swimming or onboard. All yachts and boats in Greece cannot moor directly on the beach. The vendor has selected the best points for swimming and snorkelling, the closest possible from the beach.

Itinerary 2

Day 1 - Athens Neighbourhood Walk (4 hours)

Day 2 - Athens Acropolis and Acropolis Museum Tour (4 hours)

Santorini semi-private cruise (5 hours)

Transfers

Day 1 - Athens

Athens Neighbourhood Walk

Suggested starting time: morning (to be agreed)

Duration: 4 hours

Price: €350 total (private tour for 5 persons)

Meeting point: central Athens location to be agreed

Included:

  • A 4-hour private morning walk

  • Expert English speaking guide

  • All taxes and VAT

Excluded: Any food & drinks, anything else not mentioned as included

Description:

Experience the real Athens, as it has evolved through the centuries. Specifically, visit 6 contrasting neighbourhoods and understand how 4 different cities coexist and intertwine: the ancient, the ottoman, the neoclassical and modern Athens, with glimpses into Athens of World War II. This walking tour lasts 4 hours, starts from Parliament Sq. (Syntagma) and ends in Monastiraki area, covering also Kolonaki, Exarchia, Syntagma, Psiri and the Athens Trilogy.

 

Day 2 - Athens

Acropolis & Acropolis Museum Discovery Tour

Suggested starting time: morning (to be agreed)

Duration: 4 hours

Price: €462 total (private tour for 5 persons)

Meeting point: central Athens location to be agreed

Included:

  • Professional English speaking licensed guide.

  • Fun ancient Athens map

  • All taxes and VAT

Excluded: Any food & drinks, Tickets to the Acropolis (€20 per person) and the Museum (€10 per person). Children (up to age of 18) are entitled to free entry upon presentation of their ID or passport for age confirmation. Anything else not mentioned as included and guests may want to buy or order, gratuities (optional), transfers to/from meeting point. ** the guide can pre-purchase skip-the-line tickets and compensated on the day in cash.

Description:

Explore the majestic Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum in 4 hours. Visit the world-famous Acropolis with a 2-hour private guided tour and uncover the myths behind the greatest landmark in Athens. Step back in time and discover how Athens became one of the greatest cities of the world while you learn about Greek gods and heroes from your guide.

Continue with a visit to the Acropolis Museum. Out of the 4.000 exhibits your guide has handpicked the must-see spots! Discover them and explore the public and private lives of ancient Athenians by decoding the hidden messages contained within the artefacts they left behind.



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Additional Info

  • Guide availabilities change frequently and tour confirmations are subject to availability of the host at the time of booking. Once your tour has been confirmed you will be notified with a separate email normally within 24 hours from booking.

  • No vouchers or print-outs needed to join the tour. Your host will be expecting you!

  • Complete information on Vendor, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be sent before the activity date.

  • Each separate activity is subject to the vendor’s cancellation policy. Please refer to the activity pages to see the cancellation policy that applies. Cancellation fees may apply.

  • The TravelPorter hand-picks the most remarkable, experienced and reliable vetted professionals for a pleasant experience from booking to completion.


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