Greece undeniably boasts some of the most idyllic locations in Europe, if not the world. Gorgeous beaches, quaint fishing villages, secretive coves and ancient monuments capture the attention of visitors. It is little wonder that the destination draws travellers in by the millions, from far and wide, to experience their own slice of Greek paradise. Travel to Greece has remained incredibly popular, and in particular, Greek island tours and island hopping has stayed resolutely on top of many visitors’ ‘must do’ itinerary.
Top Experiences To Enjoy When You Visit Greece
When searching for suitable Greek island tours, it’s useful to keep in mind what sort of a break you want to have. A great place to start is with a tour that offers diversity; introducing you to the unique Greek culture and history, as well as offering time to relax and unwind on one of the islands’ many sandy beaches. Here are just a few of the best activities to enjoy when you travel to Greece.
Athens & The ‘Cradle OF Western Civilisation’
Follow in the footsteps of Socrates, Plato and many other ancient Greeks and explore the ancient ruins of the mighty Acropolis and Temple of Zeus. One of the most historically significant locations in the world, Athens also offers a vibrant, buzzing city experience, where history meets modernity in a wonderful, exuberant manner!
The Whitewashed Walls Of Santorini
It’s no surprise that Santorini remains one of the most photographed Greek destinations in the world. The iconic white walls and deep blue domed roofs that clutch the ragged cliff-tops make a perfectly romantic backdrop as you take a stroll along the cobbled streets and enjoy some twilight drinks at one of the local tavernas.
Enjoy Cosmopolitan Mykonos
Perhaps one of the trendiest of the Greek islands, Mykonos, offers a combination of luxury yacht lifestyle and the young, fun party scene. Mykonos Town holds particular appeal for those wishing to soak up the Greek atmosphere and enjoy some retail therapy; Mykonos style!
Travel Back In Time & Relax In Style With Travel Talk Tours
Those who visit Greece the once, inevitably seem to return, year after year. There seems to be something about experiencing Greek island tours that infects travellers, inspiring them to visit Greece time and time again!
Travel to Greece on Travel Talk’s Highlights Of Greece tour and spend 8 glorious days visiting the best of what the Greek Islands have to offer. This tour is a great way to get around the Greek Islands in style and is an excellent way to immerse yourself in one of Europe’s most fascinating lands.