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The Cradle of Western Civilization, the city where democracy was born and one of the world`s oldest cities, with its recorded history spanning around 3,400 years.


This Greek site is full of glorious history from about 3,000 years.

Olympia offered to the world one of the most important ancient Greeks heritages: the Olympic Games that took place at the athletic complex for 1,000 years.

The Meteora ("suspended in the air") is the largest and most important complex of monasteries in Greece, second only to Mount Athos.

Corinth, along with Patras, is one of the two major gateways to the Peloponnese.

Thessaloniki is Greece's second-largest city and the capital of the Greek region of Macedonia.
Most Popular self-drive Itineraries:
Combine Athens, Delphi, Meteora(Kalampaka) and Athens with a rent a car.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Athens
  • Hotel for 2 night in Athens
  • Car rental for 5 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Meteora(Kalampaka)
  • Hotel for 1 night in Athens
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Delphi (7)   Greece (133)   Kalambaka (The Meteora) (4)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Delphi
Kalambaka (The Meteora)
Start your vacation package through Greece with a visit to Athens, the `Cradle of Civilization,` then fly to enchanting Chania in Crete Island and spend a few days in Rethymnon as well. With a rent a car to give you the option to enjoy the charming villages and beautiful beaches. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Santorini
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Flight Athens - Chania
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Chania
  • Rent a car for 7 days
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Rethmynon
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes

Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Crete Island - Chania (8)   Crete Island - Rethymnon (7)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Crete Island - Chania Crete Island - Rethymnon
Start with a visit to Athens, the cradle of Civilization, then catch a flight to Heraklion in Crete Island with the Minoan Palace of Knossos. Continue for a visit to Agios Nikolaos on the NorthEast Coast of Crete for a visit to this area. With a rent a car you have the flexibility to enjoy the charming villages and beautiful beaches of Greece on your own time in this vacation package. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Santorini
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Flight Athens - Heraklion
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Heraklion
  • Rent a car for 7 days
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Agios Nikolaos
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes

Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Crete Island - Heraklion (23)   Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi) (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Crete Island - Heraklion Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi)
Start with a visit to Athens, Cradle of Civilization, then catch a flight to Heraklion in Crete Island with the Minoan Palace of Knossos, continue with a visit to enchanting Chania. With a rent a car, explore the charming villages and beautiful beaches of Greece on your own schedule with this vacation package. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Chania (Crete Island)
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Flight Athens - Heraklion
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Heraklion
  • Rent a car for 7 days
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Chania
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes

Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Crete Island - Heraklion (23)   Crete Island - Chania (8)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Crete Island - Heraklion Crete Island - Chania
Start your vacation in Greece with a visit to Athens, the cradle of Civilization, fly to Heraklion in Crete Island with the Minoan Palace of Knossos then continue delightful Rethymnon in the western side of Crete Island, full of magnificent beaches, interesting archaeological sites, Byzantine churches, lovely villages and lively resorts. With a rent a car to give you the option to enjoy the charming villages and beautiful beaches. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Santorini
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Flight Athens - Heraklion
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Heraklion
  • Rent a car for 7 days
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Rethmynon
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes

Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Crete Island - Heraklion (23)   Crete Island - Rethymnon (7)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Crete Island - Heraklion Crete Island - Rethymnon
Your Greece adventure begins with visit to Athens, the cradle of Civilization, after catch a ferry/hydrofoil to Mykonos Island with its maze of alleys, magnificent beaches and fabulous nightlife and then complete your vacation with a flight to delightful Heraklion in Crete Island pick up your car and drive to Agios Nikolaos for a stay in this beautiful area of Crete. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Important Note:
Ferries/hydrofoils for the Greek Islands only operate between May 2nd and September 8th due to weather conditions.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Chania
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Hydrofoil Athens - Mykonos
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Mykonos
  • Flight Mykonos - Heraklion (Crete Island)
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Agios Nikolaos
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Mykonos Island (39)   Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi) (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Mykonos Island Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi)
An enchanting vacation through Greece, featuring stunning architecture and gorgeous beaches! Start with a visit to Athens, the cradle of Civilization, catch a flight to romantic Santorini Island with its exquisitely clear waters while perched on the rim of a massive active volcano in the middle of the sea and then fly to delightful Heraklion in Crete Island pick up your car and drive to Agios Nikolaos for a stay in this beautiful area of Crete. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Important Note:
Ferries/hydrofoils for the Greek Islands only operate between May 2nd and September 8th due to weather conditions.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Chania
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Hydrofoil Athens - Santorini
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Santorini
  • Flight Santorini - Heraklion (Crete Island)
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Rethymnon
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Santorini Island (43)   Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi) (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Santorini Island Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi)
A fantastic combination, this Greek vacation package is guaranteed to delight! Start with a visit to Athens, the cradle of Civilization, then catch a flight to Heraklion in Crete Island, pick up your rent a car and continue for a visit to Agios Nikolaos on the NorthEast Coast of Crete for a visit to this area. A rent a car to give you the option to enjoy the charming villages and beautiful beaches. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Santorini
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Flight Athens - Heraklion
  • Rent a car for 4 days
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Agios Nikolaos
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes

Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi) (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Crete Island - Agios Nikolaos (Lassithi)
Start your dream Greece vacation with a visit to Athens, Cradle of Civilization, then fly to enchanting Chania in Crete Island pick up your car and drive to beautiful Rethymnon in central Crete. With a rent a car to give you the option to enjoy the charming villages and beautiful beaches. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Santorini
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Athens
  • Flight Athens - Heraklion
  • Rent a car for 4 days
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Rethmynon
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel taxes

Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Crete Island - Rethymnon (7)   Greece (133)   Crete Island - Chania (8)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Crete Island - Rethymnon
Crete Island - Chania
9 nts from $1,565*
A unique vacation package in Greece, with a stay in Athens (the cradle of civilization and the birthplace of democracy), then combining Nafplion, Olympia, and Delphi with a rent a car to maximize your experience. This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Athens
  • Hotel for 2 night in Athens
  • Car rental for 7 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Nafplion
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Olympia
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 1 night in Athens
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Nafplion (1)   Olympia (5)   Delphi (7)   Athens (107)  
Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Nafplion Olympia Delphi
Athens
Combine Athens and Thessaloniki with a rent a car.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Thesaloniki
  • Hotel for 3 night in Athens
  • Car rental for days 3
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Olympia
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Thessaloniki (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Thessaloniki
Combine Athens, Olympia, Delphi, Kalambata and Thesaloniki with a rent a car.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Thesaloniki
  • Hotel for 2 night in Athens
  • Car rental for 8 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Olympia
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Kalampaka
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Thesaloniki
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Olympia (5)   Delphi (7)   Kalambaka (The Meteora) (4)  
Thessaloniki (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Olympia Delphi
Kalambaka (The Meteora) Thessaloniki
9 nts from $1,186*
Combine Athens, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora and Athens with a rent a car.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Athens
  • Hotel for 2 night in Athens
  • Car rental for 7 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Olympia
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 2 night2 in Meteora (Kalampaka)
  • Hotel for 1 night in Athens
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Olympia (5)   Delphi (7)   Kalambaka (The Meteora) (4)  
Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Olympia Delphi
Kalambaka (The Meteora)
15 nts from $2,966*
Visit Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Olympia, Delphi, Meteora and Thessanoliki with flights to the Islands and a rent a car in mainland Greece.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Tesaloniki
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Athens
  • Flight from Athens to Mykonos
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Mykonos
  • Ferry from Mykonos to Santorini
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Santorini
  • Flight from Santorini to Athens
  • Hotel for 1 night in Athens
  • Car rental for 7 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Olympia
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Meteora(Kalampaka)
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Thessanoliki
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Mykonos Island (39)   Santorini Island (43)   Olympia (5)  
Delphi (7)   Kalambaka (The Meteora) (4)   Thessaloniki (5)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Mykonos Island Santorini Island
Olympia Delphi Kalambaka (The Meteora)
Thessaloniki
Combine Athens, Olympia, Delphi and Athens with a rent a car.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Athens
  • Hotel for 2 night in Athens
  • Car rental for 5 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Olympia
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 1 night in Athens
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel description)
  • Hotel taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Olympia (5)   Delphi (7)   Greece (133)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Olympia Delphi
Visit Athens and Delphi with rent a car.
Included:
  • Flight into Athens and out of Athens
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Athens
  • Rent a car for 3 days
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Delphi
  • Hotel for 1 night in Athens
  • Daily breakfast (if stated in hotel info)
  • Hotel Taxes
Customize it!
Related destinations:

Athens (107)   Greece (133)   Delphi (7)   Mainland Greece (1)
For more choices, combine cities found in this itinerary:
Athens Delphi
Mainland Greece
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