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Athens & Nafplio

7 days from £2,400pp

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Tour highlights

  • Soak up the history of ancient Athens and the modern Acropolis Museum on a private tour.

  • Kayak to a deserted beach for a swim and snorkel.

  • Visit the pretty, traffic-free island of Hydra.

  • Explore the ancient ruins and beehive tombs at Mycenae archaeological site.

  • Enjoy the freedom of a rental car to explore the Peloponnese.

Price includes:

  • Scheduled international flights
  • Fully insured vehicle hire
  • All accommodation
  • 24-hour support while you travel
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Itinerary idea in detail

With international flights from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

  • Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Athens. Meet your private driver at the airport for a transfer to your hotel in Athens. In the evening, visit a local venue for an introduction to the process of winemaking in Greece and a tasting of some wines.

  • You’ll meet your private guide this morning for a tour of the Acropolis, seeing one of the top sights in Greece. Delve further into its history at the modern Acropolis Museum.

  • Today you’ll take the fast ferry to the traffic-free island of Hydra. Here you’ll have free time to explore Hydra town, have a swim and enjoy some lunch before returning to the capital.

  • Make your own way to the Athens car hire office, collect your car and begin your journey to Nafplio. On the way, stop at the ancient site of Mycenae and meet your guide for a tour of the beehive tombs and hilltop archaeological site. Afterwards continue your journey to Nafplio where you'll spend the next three nights.

  • Today drive to Epidavros beach where you will meet your kayaking guide and embark on your shared sunken ruins kayaking adventure.

  • You have the day free today to relax and do as you please. We suggest either a visit to a nearby sandy beach, or driving a little further afield and visiting the archaeological site of Epidavros.

  • Drive your car to Athens airport where you will return your car and continue onto your next destination. Your return flight will arrive the same day.

Accommodation options

While the itinerary price reflects the suggested accommodation, Audley trips are 100% tailor-made, and a specialist can help you select the option best suited to your tastes and budget.

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