7 days exploring the best of the Greek Islands!

The Greek Island Odyssey is the ideal balance of sightseeing, exploring, relaxing and socialising with like-minded travellers; all whilst hopping your way through some of the most beautiful islands Greece has to offer! Kicking off in the historical hub of Athens, the Greek Island Odyssey will take you through the fishing villages of Paros, the stunning island of Naxos and the iconic and wildly beautiful Santorini!

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YOUR ITINERARY
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SUMMARY

Welcome to Athens! Birthplace of Greek mythology and home to some of the most impressive architecture in Europe, this ancient city will make you feel as though you’ve stepped back in time! Meet your fellow travellers at 3pm for your Welcome Meeting, where you’ll meet your Tour Manager and discover what is in store for the rest of the tour!

Shortly after the Welcome Meeting we’ll head off on the Ancient Acropolis Tour and discover the hidden secrets of this impressive monument. Your Athens Tour Guide will walk you up the Acropolis hill and unravel the important aspects of its glorious past. Tonight it's time to celebrate our first night in Greece with an authentic Greek meal!

ACCOMODATION
  • Selina Hotel
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  • Excursion: Ancient Acropolis Tour
  • Meal: Dinner
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This morning we’ll sip Greek coffee on the back of the ferry as we head to our first idyllic island, Paros! Well known for its stunning beaches and traditional fishing villages, the cobbled streets and blue and white coloured buildings will ease you into the Greek way of life in no time! We’ll arrive at our accommodation in the early afternoon and regroup for an optional lunch. Later this afternoon we’ll depart for Naoussa Village, a picturesque village on the northeastern corner of the island where we’ll explore the winding streets and colourful buildings. Tonight we’ll indulge in an optional dinner of authentic Greek cuisine in the town of Parikia.

ACCOMODATION
  • Aegeon Hotel
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  • Ferry Ticket: Athens - Paros
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It’s time to get active and explore Paros by foot! We’ll start our hike in Prodromos, traversing the Byzantine path to the highest point on the island, the village of Lefkes. After exploring this picture perfect village we’ll head to the coastal fishing village of Aliki to enjoy a traditional Greek lunch by the waters edge.

It wouldn’t be a trip to Paros without a chance to explore the crystal clear waters by boat! This afternoon we’ll head out on a traditional Greek boat to jump, dive and relax in the turquoise waters, before heading back into Parikia for dinner and drinks to finish off the day in style.

ACCOMODATION
  • Aegeon Hotel
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  • Excursion: Discover Paros Tour
  • Meal: Lunch
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After a relaxed morning on island time, we leave Paros behind and make our way to our next Greek island, arriving in Naxos in the early afternoon.

Naxos is the largest island in the Cyclades and boasts lush green landscapes, ancient Byzantine ruins and a plethora of pristine beaches. You’ll have the afternoon to stroll through the cobblestoned Old Town and explore the 13th century Venetian castle! Make your way to Portara to enjoy a famous Naxos sunset in the remains of the ancient Apollo temple, before meeting up with your group for an optional dinner in the Old Town.

ACCOMODATION
  • Fragias Boutique Hotel
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  • Ferry Ticket: Paros - Naxos
SUMMARY

Rise and shine! This morning we’ll meet at 9.30am for the Naxos Explorer Tour, discovering the Venetian Towers and ancient marble quarries Naxos is famous for. We’ll head to Ano Potamia where we’ll start our hike to Kouri, exploring ancient ruins and learning the history of this part of the island. After we’ve worked up an appetite we’ll relax and unwind with lunch at the Vasiliko Taverna before exploring the picturesque Chalkio Village. We’ll continue exploring this diverse island with a visit to the Bazeos Tower and a late afternoon swim at Chora Naxos Beach.

Tonight you are free to explore the town and enjoy another stunning sunset before meeting for an optional dinner.

ACCOMODATION
  • Fragias Boutique Hotel
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  • Excursion: Naxos Explorer Tour
  • Meal: Lunch
SUMMARY

Today we make our way to one of the most famous and photographed islands in Europe; Santorini! After settling into the hotel we’ll head to the village of Oia; famous for its whitewashed buildings carved into the cliff face and incredible views out over the Caldera. Oia makes for incredible photo opportunities and showcases a variety of boutiques, galleries and bookstores for you to explore.

We’ll enjoy dinner together in Fira Town this evening, taking in the stunning views out over the water with a glass of local Santorini wine in hand.

ACCOMODATION
  • Nikolas Hotel
INCLUSIONS
  • Excursion: Oia Village Orientation
  • Ferry Ticket : Naxos - Santorini
SUMMARY

Pinch yourself - you’re in Santorini! This morning we’ll explore the Caldera, take in the incredible Santorini views and discover the history of this fascinating island and its traditional villages. We’ll head to a local winery to taste unique Santorini wines and learn about viticulture on the island. This afternoon it's time for our last group lunch at the picturesque Perissa Beach! We’ll top off the afternoon with a swim before exploring the Emporio Village; a traditional settlement adorned with medieval architecture that is overlooked by a 15th century Venetian Castle!

Tonight you have free time to explore Fira Town and enjoy one last Santorini sunset!

ACCOMODATION
  • Nikolas Hotel
INCLUSIONS
  • Excursion: Santorini Island Tour
  • Meal: Lunch
SUMMARY

Your Greek Island Odyssey Tour is over! Say goodbye to your fellow travellers this morning before checking out of your hotel at 9.45am.

For those interested in catching the ferry back to Athens, port transfers and ferry tickets can be arranged at an additional cost. Please speak to a member of our Sales Team who will be happy to organise this for you!

2021 PRICING
Departures Early Bird Prices
5-Sep, 2021 £1,149 £1,034.10
7-Sep, 2021 £1,149 £1,034.10
9-Sep, 2021 £1,149 £1,034.10
11-Sep, 2021 £1,149 £1,034.10
13-Sep, 2021 £999 £899.10
15-Sep, 2021 £999 £899.10
17-Sep, 2021 £999 £899.10
19-Sep, 2021 £959 £863.10
21-Sep, 2021 £959 £863.10
*The above is for pricing purpose only, please submit an enquiry for availability.
INCLUSIONS
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Everyone loves a freebie
Included Excursions

All excursions are included in this tour

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Experienced humans!
Local Tour Manager

Your dedicated Tour Manager will show you the best of the Greek Islands

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Ferry Tickers and Port Transfers... yep!
Ferry Tickets & Port Transfers

We’ll organise your ferries and port transfers for you, which means no lugging suitcases from port to port!

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Air-conditioned Accommodation!!!
Air-conditioned Accommodation

7 nights in 3 and 4 star air-conditioned, boutique hotels

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Mmm, breakfast
Breakfast Daily, 3 lunches & 1 dinner

Discover Greek cuisine with breakfast daily, 3 lunches and 1 dinner

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Yep, accommodation tax is included
Accommodation Tax

We cover your overnight accommodation tax

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Orientation Tours!
Orientation Tours

Get to know each of the islands with included Orientation Tours

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Nope, no flights
Flights are NOT Included

As we have travellers joining us from all over the world, flights are not included

FAQ's

Med Experience is a small family-owned and operated company that’s highest priority is you, our guests! We have established relationships with local suppliers to make sure that you receive an authentic Greek experience. Exploring Greece on a Greek Island Odyssey Tour is hassle-free! We arrange all of your ferry tickets, book your hotels, reserve restaurants and organise excursions, leaving you to sit back, relax and enjoy the best of the Greek Islands!

Breakfast is included daily, as well as 3 lunches and 1 dinner. We don’t include every meal on our tours to keep costs low and encourage our guests to experience a variety of authentic Greek food. Your friendly Tour Manager will be able to recommend the best places to eat and drink!

Greece uses the Euro and is a part of the European Union, as well as the Schengen region. There are plenty of ATM’s in Greece to get cash out as well as exchange offices.

These tours are designed for 25-55 year old travellers, so a mixture of this age range will be on the tour with you. The minimum age range on the Greek Island Odyssey is 15, however guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent. We find that most of our clients are a mix of couples, groups and solo travellers.

If you're looking to spend some more time in Athens, we can recommend Selina Hotel.

The tour officially starts at 3pm with the Welcome Meeting at Selina hotel on the first day. You can check-in to the hotel at any time during your first day, however please bear in mind that your room may not be ready until after 2pm. The tour ends when you check out of your hotel in Santorini at 9.45am.

We stay in 3 and 4 star hotels throughout the Greek Island Odyssey Tour. Accommodation is all private twin share, complete with air-conditioning and ensuites. If you are a solo traveller you are able to join the tour with a private room upgrade at the additional price of £280. The hotels listed are subject to change. In the event a hotel changes on the itinerary, it will always be of the same standard as the hotels listed in the itinerary.

From Athens International Airport, you can take the Blue line Metro directly to Monastiraki station. Selina Hotel is located a 7 minute walk from Monastiraki Station.