Athens+3 Island Explorer

from $714/per person

Start your 9 day, once in a lifetime experience in Athens, a world capital of cultural and historical heritage before you hit the water to relax and unwind on some of Greece’s most beautiful islands. Party till dawn in Mykonos, get lost in the maze of streets; watch the world’s most beautiful sunset in Santorini after a long day of swimming and end your tour in breathtaking Ios.

The wellbeing and safety of our passengers, staff and communities visited have always been our utmost priority. We are committed to ensuring your peace of mind with our enhanced Safe Travels protocols and Special Flexible Conditions, so that you can book and travel with confidence. We have also recevied the Safe Travels stamp by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), which allows travellers to recognise companies around the world that have adopted health and hygiene global standardised protocols.

Duration
9 Day
Destination(s)
Greece
Starts in / Ends in
Athens / Ios
Departs on
Saturdays
Hotel Rating
2 & 3 & 4 Star
Average Tour Group Size Avr. Group Size
25-30 people

Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • From the cities to Island paradises, this 9-day adventure hits all of Greece’s must-see with private transfers, ferries and breakfasts included during the tour.
  • Fall in love with the Greek Capital as you explore iconic sites and learn of the ancient myths and legends from the Acropolis, Temple of Zeus and more on a guided Athens city tour.
  • Then we’re off to the Islands! Join your guide and get your bearings on included orientation tours at each of the three Greek Islands.
  • Enjoy plenty of free time in Mykonos to relax by the beach, check out the windmills, try local seafood or shop the quaint boutiques.
  • Sunsets in Santorini are calling! Spend two nights at Greece’s famed Island, exploring the idyllic beaches and cliffsides dotted with blue doors and white-washed buildings.
  • Tick partying in the Greek Islands off your bucket-list as we head towards the party Island of Ios to spend our days relaxing by beach before fun nights out with your new travel mates.
  • Feeling adventurous? Add optional activities to your trip including a day trip to Delos Island from Mykonos or quad biking and volcano exploring in Santorini.

Sight Visited

  • Athens
    Athens

    You will fall in love with the perfect combination of culture, history and the dynamic contemporary life in one of the oldest cities in the world.

  • Ios
    Ios

    The perfect place for sea, sun & party type of holiday! Don’t forget to visit the tomb of the famous Greek poet, Homer, before you get lost in the night.

  • Mykonos
    Mykonos

    Greece’s most famous with blue flag beaches, whitewashed streets and vibrant nightlife. You won’t want to leave the ‘The Island of the Winds’!

  • Santorini
    Santorini

    The most beautiful sunset in the world… This volcanic island has unique scenery with its multi-colored cliffs and beaches. Pour yourself a glass of wine and enjoy.

ITINERARY

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Day 1: Athens
Welcome to Greece! Meet in the lobby around 7:00pm for an informal meeting with your guide and other tour members. Afterwards, join us for an optional group dinner to get to know your new travel mates.
  • Accommodation The President Hotel - 4 Star
  • Included Activities Welcome Meeting
  • Optional Activities Group Dinner
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Day 2: Athens
Let's start our tour in Greece's capital, Athens, which is one of the world's oldest cities with history spanning back over 3000 years and is considered the birthplace of Western Civilization. Take a step back in time and explore an amazing array of historical and cultural sites in our city tour including: the National Library, the Academy, Constitutional Square and Parliament, The Temple of Zeus, and of course, the iconic Parthenon and Acropolis. The night is free for you to explore more of this incredible city.
  • Accommodation The President Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
  • Included Activities Athens City Tour
  • Entrance Fees Acropolis - EUR 20
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Day 3: Mykonos
Rise and shine, we have an early start to catch the ferry from Athens to Mykonos. In the afternoon, you will meet with your tour leader and your fellow travellers to explore Mykonos town, and its white washed houses.
  • Accommodation Alex Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
  • Included Activities Orientation Walk in Mykonos Town
  • Optional Activities Group Dinner
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Day 4: Mykonos
The day is yours to soak up the sunshine, swim in the sea or chew through your memory card taking pics of cute windmills and quaint streets. Or discover the birthplace of Apollo by taking an optional tour to Delos Island. Tonight, hit the bars and restaurants and dance the night away!
  • Accommodation Alex Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
  • Optional Activities Delos Island Tour - EUR 50
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Day 5: Mykonos, Santorini
Next up: Santorini! After our ferry ride, we will wander through the town of Fira to get our bearings. See why the blue door houses, white church domes make Santorini the iconic postcard town of Greece. Santorini is formed from volcanic activity, and from the caldera witness the most epic sunset and breath-taking views.
  • Accommodation New Haroula Hotel - 3 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
  • Included Activities Orientation Walk in Santorini
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Day 6: Santorini
Today you will have free time. Relax on the red or black sand beaches, wander the streets and browse through the shops of the main town or take an optional quad biking tour. Explore the island's volcano and check out an active crater and hot springs on our optional volcano tour. The choices are endless!
  • Accommodation New Haroula Hotel - 3 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
  • Optional Activities Quad Biking - EUR 35 Volcano Tour - EUR 20
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Day 7: Santorini, Ios
Today we are taking to the seas, and heading towards to Ios. Get orientated on a tour around Ios and see its golden beaches and characteristic Aegean houses which are set on the hilltop. Tonight get amongst it, as we hit up the renowned party night life in the evening!
  • Accommodation Hermes Hotel - 3 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
  • Included Activities Orientation Walk in Ios
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Day 8: Ios
Feeling a little under the weather from last nights antics? Nothing a gyros and a dip in the sea can't fix! It's a free day today so laze on the beach, roam the streets of the beautiful town of Chora or swoon over those awesome views.
  • Accommodation Hermes Hotel - 3 Star
  • Meals Included Breakfast
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Day 9: Ios
Our trip will end here (11:00am) in Ios. It's time to say goodbye to our new friends.
  • Meals Included Breakfast

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The tour price covers the following services:

Accommodation

2 & 3 & 4 star hotels

Meals

8 breakfasts

Transportation

Economy class ferry

Transfers

Transfers from the island ports to the hotels and from hotels to the island ports

Tour Leader

Services of experienced Travel Talk tour leader

What is not included in the tour price?

  • Any flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not stated in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips & gestures
  • Visa fees
  • Entrance fees to the sights and museums
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary

PRESIDENT HOTEL - ATHENS


The President Hotel Athens can be reached by Metro or Bus from Venizelos Airport. Metro closes by midnight, while Bus number X95 is available for 24 hours. The hotel located on Kifisias street, is walking distance away from Ambelokipi station reached by bus number X95. If you arrive by metro the distance from Ambelokipi station to the hotel is 700 meters, 6-8 minutes walking distance to the hotel.

ALEX HOTEL - MYKONOS


This hotel is centrally located in the Mykonos town, close to all restaurants, taverns and bars of Mykonos, also offers an outdoor swimming pool to it’s guests.

NEW HAROULA HOTEL - SANTORINI


New Haroula hotel is located in the centre of Fira, the capital of Santorini. The hotel offers an outdoor pool and free access to Wi-Fi. All air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a fridge, satellite TV and a balcony overlooking the pool or the bougainvillea garden.

HERMES HOTEL - IOS


Hermes Hotel is centrally located, only 700 meters away from the town, offers an outdoor swimming pool, and it’s also 7 minute walk to the beach.

SUNRISE HOTEL - IOS


Tour Review Scores And Breakdown

At Travel Talk we do not only provide excellent value for premium adventures, but also strive to exceed expectations in every aspect of our trips, which is reflected in an enviable 98.9% customer satisfaction for 2018. We believe that our affordable tours, quality accommodation, transportation and sightseeing tours combined with likeminded people, passionate tour leaders and the overall atmosphere of a Travel Talk tour have made these results. However, we are never ones to rest on our laurels, and we continually try to improve on this year after year; and what do we get out of this? The satisfaction of our travellers!

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Joanna Henderson

Quad bike optional was amazing in Santorini – would definitely recommend! Lydia was great – always willing to do what she can to make our experiences better. I had to leave a day early and she was fantastic in helping me book ferries/ hotel etc.

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Camilla Garcia

Kostas is the best guide ever! He was friendly, professional, reliable during all tour. thanks!

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Samantha Jones

Kostas went above and beyond – he had everyone’s best interests in mind and was a lot of fun!! Give him a pay rise!

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S. O’Neill

We had a great trip. The group were all like-minded & it was perfect! Vicky did a great job. Thanks!

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S. Kay

Awesome time. Great tour leaders.

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P. Shen

Well planned tours and great rates. Basil was a great tour leader and I appreciated his attentiveness, professionalism and sense of humour.

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N. Morrison

Basil was a fantastic tour leader, very informative and showed us all the highlights of every island we went to, including Athens!

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M. Hawkes

Very good tour – value for money. Basil was a brilliant tour leader. Everyone had a great time.

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B. Hasson

Our tour was really topped off by having such a flexible & friendly tour guide. He always made sure everyone knew what was going on and happy. He made a real effort to make sure people of the group got to see what they wanted.

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V. Tannous

Found both tour guides very helpful, they went out of their way each day to ensure everyone was happy + sightseeing.

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TOP REVIEWS

  • Athens+3 Island Explorer

    Quad bike optional was amazing in Santorini – would definitely recommend! Lydia was great – always willing to do what she can to make our experiences better. I had to leave a day early and she was fantastic in helping me book ferries/ hotel etc.

    Joanna Henderson
  • Athens+3 Island Explorer

    Kostas is the best guide ever! He was friendly, professional, reliable during all tour. thanks!

    Camilla Garcia
  • Athens+3 Island Explorer

    Kostas went above and beyond – he had everyone’s best interests in mind and was a lot of fun!! Give him a pay rise!

    Samantha Jones

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