Greece is a good option to pack a lot of bang for you buck into one trip. Do you like:
- Good Food
- Good Wine
- Friendly People
Here is a possible one of the many possible itineraries to see this beautiful destination.
Day 1 - Depart from home airport.
Day 2 - Arrive Heraklion Airport (HER) Crete
- Pick up rental car at Airport
- Check in at St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas
The Island of Crete
Crete, Greece's largest island, is known for its varied terrain, which ranges from fine-sand beaches at Elafonisi to the White Mountains. Mt. Ida, the tallest of the range, is home to the Ideon Cave, which was the birthplace of Zeus, according to Greek mythology. The capital, Heraklion, is home to the renowned Heraklion Archaeological Museum, housing Minoan artifacts, and Knossos, a Bronze Age settlement.
Day 3 - Tour Crete
You can choose to use your time based out of one hotel or make a circuit of the island, staying in B&B's along the way.
Day 4 - Tour Crete
Day 5 - Tour Crete
Day 6 - Depart Crete Arrive Rhodes Airport (RHO)
- Pick up Rental Car at Airport
- Check in at Kokkini Porta Rossa The Island of Rhodes
The Island of Rhodes
Rhodes, the largest of Greece’s Dodecanese islands, is known for its beach resorts, ancient ruins and remnants of its occupation by the Knights of St. John during the Crusades. The city of Rhodes has an Old Town featuring the medieval Street of the Knights and the castlelike Palace of the Grand Masters. Captured by the Ottomans and then held by the Italians, the palace is now a history museum.
Day 7 - Tour Rhodes
Day 8 - Tour Rhodes
Day 9 - Depart from Rhodes Airport (RHO) - Arrive Athens International Airport - Eleftherios Venizelos (ATH) Διεθνής Αερολιμένας Αθηνών - Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος
- Check in at O&B Athens Boutique Hotel - O&B Athens Boutique Hotel Check out at Evdokia Boutique Hotel - Evdokia Boutique Hotel Athens, Greece
Day 10 - Tour Athens
Day 11 - Tour Athens
Day 12 - Depart from Athens International Airport (ATH) - Arrive Home
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