Classical Greece

7 Nights, Available between April, and October
Return Flights from London Gatwick
       o Alternative departure airports available
Transport Includes return airport coach transfers and minibus transport.
Split between 4 x hotels of a 4* standard
6 x Breakfasts and 3 x Dinners
7 included experiences
Local English-speaking guides


Incredible Crete

7 Nights, Available between May and October
Return Flights from Bournemouth
            o Alternative departure airports available
Return airport coach transfers, minibus or bus transport, a ferry, a 4x4, and internal flight
Split between 2 x hotels of a 4* standard
7 x Breakfasts, 3 x Lunches and 4 x Dinners
6 included experiences
Local English-speaking guides



Greece is a captivating country that offers a wealth of reasons to visit. Here are some compelling reasons to plan a trip to Greece:

1. Ancient History and Archaeological Sites: Greece is renowned for its ancient history and is considered the birthplace of Western civilization. Visitors can explore iconic archaeological sites such as the Acropolis and Parthenon in Athens, the ancient city of Delphi, the ruins of Olympia, and the Palace of Knossos in Crete. These sites provide a glimpse into the rich history and cultural heritage of Greece.

2. Idyllic Islands and Stunning Beaches: Greece is famous for its picturesque islands and stunning beaches. From popular destinations like Santorini, Mykonos, and Rhodes to lesser-known gems like Milos, Naxos, and Corfu, each island has its unique charm. Visitors can relax on golden sandy beaches, swim in crystal-clear waters, and experience the laid-back island lifestyle.

3. Delicious Cuisine: Greek cuisine is renowned for its flavours and fresh ingredients. Visitors can indulge in mouthwatering dishes such as moussaka, souvlaki, spanakopita, and traditional Greek salads with feta cheese and olives. Don't forget to try the famous Greek yoghurt and local seafood delicacies. Greek cuisine is a delight for food lovers.

4. Vibrant Culture and Festivals: Greece has a vibrant and lively culture. Traditional music, dance, and festivals are an integral part of Greek life. The island of Crete, in particular, is known for its vibrant music and dance traditions. Visitors can experience Greek hospitality, participate in local celebrations, and immerse themselves in the lively atmosphere of Greek festivals.

5. Spectacular Scenic Landscapes: Greece offers diverse and spectacular landscapes. From the dramatic cliffs of Santorini and the rugged mountains of Zagori to the breathtaking gorges of Crete and the otherworldly rock formations of Meteora, nature lovers will find plenty to explore and admire. Hiking, trekking, and exploring the countryside provide opportunities to connect with Greece's natural beauty.

6. Mythology and Legends: Greece is steeped in mythology and ancient legends that continue to fascinate people around the world. Mythical places like Mount Olympus, the home of the gods, and the ancient Oracle of Delphi spark the imagination and offer a glimpse into the ancient Greek world. Visiting these sites can be a journey into the realm of legends.

7. Warm Mediterranean Climate: Greece enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate with long summers and mild winters. The pleasant weather makes it an ideal destination for beach lovers and those seeking outdoor activities year-round. The sunny days and clear skies create a beautiful backdrop for exploring the country's attractions.

8. Historical and Cultural Landmarks: In addition to ancient archaeological sites, Greece boasts historical and cultural landmarks. From the medieval city of Rhodes to the ancient theatres of Epidaurus and Herodes Atticus, visitors can immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of Greek history and marvel at the architectural wonders that have withstood the test of time.

Greece's rich history, stunning islands, delicious cuisine, warm hospitality, and natural beauty make it a captivating destination for travellers seeking a blend of culture, relaxation, and adventure.

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