Oia | Santorini | Greece
FROM: USD $1,205 pp

SEMI-INDEPENDENT TOUR: Discover the fascinating ancient wonders of Athens before heading to the beautiful Greek islands of Paros and Santorini. The perfect combination of city break and island relaxation.

Prices & Dates

Trip Highlights

Athens - Discover one of the world's oldest cities, from the ancient Acropolis to the modern Panathenaic Stadium
Santorini - Relax on one of Greece's most beautiful islands, where whitewashed villages perch on volcanic cliffs and breathtaking sunsets can be witnessed at Oia
Paros - Quaint island in the Aegean with traditional villages and secluded beaches


7 nights 3-4 star hotels
One arrival transfer on Day 1 (Athens) and one departure transfer on Day 8 (Santorini) included per booking
Half day guided tour of Athens, including the Acropolis and Acropolis Museum
Services of an English-speaking tour guide for Athens city tour
Note: This is a semi-independent tour which includes one day of group touring. For the Athens City Tour you will join travellers who have booked through other operators and group size can vary from 20 - 45 persons. Guiding may be in an additional language to English
7 breakfasts
Two local ferry journeys between Athens and Paros and Paros and Santorini
Entrance fees for all included sites
All transfers and transportation in modern air conditioned vehicles

Not Included

International flights and visas
A hotel tax of €3.00 per room per night to be paid directly to the hotel at time of check in. Please budget Euro 21, for the duration of the tour. See Trip Notes additional info for details
Tipping - an entirely personal gesture


Day 1


Upon arrival at Athens airport you will be met and transferred to our hotel in the city. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Overnight: Athens

Day 2

Athens City Tour

Today we spend the morning on a coach tour of the city. Popular landmarks and monuments we pass are the Panathenaic Stadium, the Zappeion, the Temple of the Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch and the Parliament. We also visit the legendary Acropolis, which overlooks the city. Enjoy a guided tour of highlights including the famous Parthenon and visit the impressive Acropolis Museum. The afternoon is at leisure so why not explore the Plaka district or go shopping on popular Ermou Street?
Overnight: Athens  |  Breakfast

Day 3


Athens - Paros. Today we leave the mainland and head to the beautiful island of Paros. We take a local ferry from the Athens port Piraeus early this morning. Arriving on the island about 4 hours later, we're transferred to our hotel and the remainder of the day is at leisure.
Overnight: Paros  |  Breakfast

Day 4

Free time on Paros

Today we have a free day to explore the island of Paros at leisure. This stunning island in the Cyclades is home to pretty fishing villages such as Naoussa. The village is famous for its whitewashed little houses and tiny churches. It' surrounded by a labyrinth of endearing cobbled streets that you can explore. When staying on Paros you can also explore the neighbouring islands including Antiparos or if you prefer to stay put then take advantage of the sandy beaches and the picturesque capital, Parika.
Overnight: Paros  |  Breakfast

Day 5


Paros - Santorini. Leaving Paros this morning, we head to the port for a local ferry to the magical island of Santorini. The journey takes about 3 1/2 hours and once we have docked we are transferred to our hotel where the rest of the day free to relax or explore.
Overnight: Santorini  |  Breakfast

Days 6-7

Explore Santorini

The next two days are at leisure on the breathtaking island of Santorini. Santorini is without doubt one of Greece's most idyllic locations, with dramatic lava cliffs, pristine sandy beaches and azure blue waters. Santorini is also famous for its whitewashed buildings with iconic cobalt blue roofs. No trip to the island is complete without a visit to Oia for one of the magical sunsets. When on Santorini you can also enjoy lots of scenic walks, delectable food and a variety of wines. There's also plenty of history to discover including the Minoan Bronze Age archaeological site of Akrotiri.
Overnight: Santorini  |  Breakfast x 2

Day 8


Our time in Greece ends today with an included transfer to the airport.

Prices & Dates

Departures are guaranteed with a minimum of 4 persons. 'Twin Share' prices are per person when there are 2 people sharing a room. 'Solo Room' prices are applicable to all solo travellers, or if your booking party cannot reach the minimum of 2 persons in a room. Solo Rooms can also be booked by any other person wanting the comfort and privacy of their own room.

Twin / Share
Solo Room
21st Jun 2021 - 27th Aug 2021
Unavailable during this period.
USD $1385
USD $2305
7th Sep 2021 - 8th Sep 2021
Unavailable during this period.
USD $1235
USD $2055
12th Sep 2021 - 13th Sep 2021
Unavailable during this period.
USD $1205
USD $2005
25th Sep 2021 - 26th Sep 2021
Unavailable during this period.
USD $1315
USD $2205
30th Sep 2021 - 1st Oct 2021
Unavailable during this period.
USD $1475
USD $2485

Extra Prices

Twin Share
Solo Room


The hotels listed below are ones which we frequently use on this tour. We reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard.

Polis Grand, Athens

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

In the heart of Athens, the Polis Grand is a contemporary hotel with excellent facilities. Guest rooms are well appointed with elegant furniture and all modern conveniences. Some rooms are equipped with a balcony with fantastic views over to the Acropolis. The hotel benefits from a number of eateries which serve up an array of Greek and international cuisine as well as tasty coffee and delicious pies. Definitely head for a cocktail in the evening at the roof garden bar for amazing views across the city.

Titania Hotel, Athens

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Nestled in the historic centre of Athens, the Titiana offers beautiful accommodation all classically designed. The ensuite guest rooms are furnished to a high standard with neutral tones and wooden flooring. Breakfast is served in the impressive rooftop Olive Garden restaurant which affords amazing views across the city including the Acropolis. The hotel also benefits from complimentary Wi-Fi and a fitness centre.

Hotel Narges, Paros

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

This classically Greek Narges Hotel is designed in the typical Cycladic style with white washed decor and splashes of vibrant colour. The en suite guest rooms are spacious and open out onto balconies with garden views. The hotel also benefits from a large swimming pool and stylish poolside bar serving refreshing cocktails and other beverages.

Parosland Hotel , Paros

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Set amongst well manicured gardens, Parosland hotel is designed in a classic Cycladic. All guestrooms are tastefully decorated with earthy tones and private balconies. The hotel benefits from a lovely outdoor pool and well tended bar. There is a fitness centre and massages can be arranged upon request.

El Greco Resort & Spa, Santorini

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Conveniently located just minutes from the centre of Fira, El Greco is a beautiful white washed complex in the classic Santorini style. All guest rooms are air conditioned and reflect the Cycladic style whilst including all mod-cons and exception ensuite facilities. The resort benefits from an outdoor pool, on site restaurant and adult-only Spa Centre for guests.

Orizontes Hotel & Villas Santorini, Santorini

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Located in the village of Pyrgos, the Orizontes Hotel was recently renovated and is surrounded by vineyards. Guest rooms have private balconies looking out to the sea or the garden and are equipped with lots of modern conveniences. The hotel also has a couple of restaurants serving local and international cuisine. Plus there is a lovely outdoor pool to cool down in and lots of sunbeds.

In Brief

Trip Type
Daily from 25th April - 10th October
Group Size
Min 2 / Max 45
Hotel Rating
3-4 star hotels
Tour Guide
Yes for included sightseeing
Breakfast: 7
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