12 days

From $4,815

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Summary

Embark on a modern-day odyssey to the sites of ancient Greece. Beginning in Athens, we journey as the ancients did into the wild and beautiful Peloponnesian hills, join our expert guides as they trace the story of Greece from the Bronze Age to Classical glory. A trip for anyone who has ever dreamed of standing at the starting line of the ancient Olympics, debating with Socrates, or following on the footsteps of Hercules.

Join our Expert Guide, Dr Rita Roussos, as she traces the story of Ancient Greece from the Bronze Age to Classical glory. The holiday for anyone who has ever dreamed of standing at the starting line of the ancient Olympics, debating with Socrates, or following in the footsteps of Hercules.

Tour highlights:

  • Visit the famous Acropolis of Athens with its unique masterpieces of ancient architecture
  • View the National Archaeological Museum of Athens’ galleries, housing the most important collection of ancient Greek art
  • Visit the well-preserved Mycenaean Palace of Nestor, known from Homer’s Odyssey and Iliad
  • Wander the famous citadel of Mycenae and see the Lion Gate, the grave circles and the Treasure of Atreus

Today's Price
$4,815

Deposit: $500 Single supplement: $595

Keeping you safe on your next tour

  • FREE 'Travel Safe' kits for every traveller
  • Enhanced Health and Safety audits
  • Distanced seating on coaches
  • 'Get me home' service and private airport transfers
  • COVID protocols at our hotels, and aboard our cruise ships
  • Packed lunches and flexible dining options
  • Flexible balance payment date and COVID-friendly refund conditions
  • COVID-testing and training for tour staff
  • Constant monitoring and post-tour tracing
Meet your Experts

Dr Christina Hatzimichael-Whitley

Andante Guide Lecturer

Dr Christina Hatzimichael-Whitley is a tutor in Greek archaeology at the Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning (LEARN). She specialises in Minoan Crete and is the co-directed of the Praisos Survey and Excavation Project.

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Roman Agora, Athens
Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, wine and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Offer Availability
27 September 2021 APEL210927 27 September 2021 (Monday) 8 October 2021 (Friday) Dr Christina Hatzimichael-Whitley $4,815
(ex. flights)
$500 $595 Call for availability
4 April 2022 APEL220404 4 April 2022 (Monday) 15 April 2022 (Friday) Dr Rita Roussos $5,080
(ex. flights)
$500 $730 $4,730
save $350
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2 May 2022 APEL220502 2 May 2022 (Monday) 13 May 2022 (Friday) Dr Christina Hatzimichael-Whitley $5,115
(ex. flights)
$500 $765 $4,660
save $455
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12 September 2022 APEL220912 12 September 2022 (Monday) 23 September 2022 (Friday) Dr Rita Roussos $5,105
(ex. flights)
$500 $765 $4,755
save $350
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