Explore The Best of Classical Greece in a 12-Day Luxury Itinerary

The 12-day luxury itinerary allows you to see mainland Greece and the gorgeous islands without feeling rushed. Visit the Meteora monasteries near Kalambaka. Explore Delphi's Temple of Apollo, Athenian Acropolis, and Parthenon. Experience Santorini Island life, enjoying its fresh local produce during the day and nightclubs at night. Your private guide will ensure that your journey is pleasant and comfortable while providing an exciting insight into ancient Greece., who will guarantee your journey is pleasant and comfortable.


  • Explore the classic temples of the Acropolis, including the Parthenon
  • Visit the breath-taking Santorini
  • Learn about the prophetic wisdom of the oracle at Delphi
  • Travel through the Bronze age to the Byzantine era at the archaeological site of Olympia
  • Stand in the clouds as you witness the majesty of the hanging monasteries of  Meteora
  • Dip your feet into the pristine waters of Mykonos
  • Discover the cave of St. John The Baptist
  • Traverse the Acropolis of Lindos in Rhodes
  • Catch beautiful sunset views at The Temple of Poseidon

A tour at a glance

Tour Price

Our private tours typically range from $500 - $1000 per person/per night depending on chosen hotels and room categories, vehicles used, types of tours, flight cost, time of year and other factors. Make an inquiry for a customized trip quote.

Start Planning your trip

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Athens

On arrival, you will get a private transfer to your luxury hotel and meet your travel guide. After breakfast, you will visit classic landmarks like the Parthenon and the National Museum. Work up an appetite as you walk through the vendors in Syntagma Square and the famous spice lane. Then enjoy Athenian delicacies at Varvakios Market.  

Day 2: Island gems- Naxos, Portara, and Kaloxylos

You will have a guided tour of Naxos, whose capital, Chora, is filled with narrow alleys, quaint cafes, and a Venetian castle. Explore the extraordinary ancient remains such as the Portara (the entrance to the incomplete Temple of Apollo) and the Temple of Demeter. For the rest of the day, you will visit Kaloxylos and attend a traditional Greek cooking class in the house of a local and glide through the beach. 


Day 3: Delightful Santorini

Start your day by visiting the breathtaking Santorini, whose volcanic caldera forms the island's iconic peak. You will enjoy walking on the aquamarine-colored coastline to the white cliffside tavernas, cubist buildings, and excellent museums housing the island's rich history and culture.You will enjoy a barbeque supper, cruising on a private catamaran to undiscovered areas like Red Beach and ancient Akrotiri. 

Day 4: Archaeological Wonders in Mycenae

You will visit the palace of King Agamemnon and his wife Helen (before she became Helen of Troy) at the ruins at Mycenae and then tour the picturesque port city of Nafplio, home to the fascinating castles of Bourtzi and Palamidi.

Day 5: Olympia Games

After a hearty breakfast, you will tour Olympia, the massive archaeological site of the first Olympic Games. Discover ancient bronze sculptures and Byzantine churches of the 7th century AD. Spend the evening at Nafpaktos, where you will feast on seafood while gazing out over the Gulf of Corinth. Call it a day at one of the best luxurious hotels at Nafpaktos.

Day 6: Discover the Oracle at Delphi

Fuel up on breakfast and start your journey to the Oracle at Delphi. Your private guide will treat you to stops at the Temple of Apollo and the Treasury of the Athenians, strolling on the footpath of ancient Greek deities.You will then visit the resort village of Arachova before ending your trip with a meal in Galaxidi, known for its neoclassical mansions and picturesque harbors. You will stay in Delphi for the night.

Day 7: UNESCO World Heritage Monasteries of Meteora

Meteora means middle of the sky, where you will find the monasteries, over 1000 feet above the city, atop varied pinnacles beside the Pindos Mountains, reachable by staircases carved into the mountains. You will stay the night in the nearest Kalambaka town and relish the local cuisine.

Day 8 The Chic Delights of Mykonos

A private luxury cruise will take you to the shores of Mykonos Island. You will see the beautiful walls of Venice line the walkways. Wealthy merchants and pirates originally owned the structures at the harbor. The remaining buildings are the traditional Cyclades, with white walls that reflect the sunshine and keep interiors cool.

Stone paths lead to stylish boutiques, stores, and eateries. Fresh shrimp and lemon zest fill the air as you stroll. You will be treated to Mykonian dinner and stay at one of the cutting-edge hotels in Mykonos.

Day 9: Along the Patmos Island

Arrive in the morning along the shores of Patmos, home to much of Greeces history.Visit the cave where John the Divine wrote the Book of Revelation. You will be going to your hotel in Mykonos. Dont want to call it a night? Spend the night dancing to lively music at one of the best bars on the island. 

Day 10: The Classic Rhodes

You will leave Patmos and head to the Acropolis of Lindos, one classic remnant of the ancient Greek community. The 116-meter (381-foot) high monument was used by ancient Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Knights of St. John, and Ottomans. Lindos' rich history and natural beauty make its Acropolis the third most visited in Greece.

Day 11: Return to Athens

Return to Athens, and after settling in, you'll be taken to the Athenian Riviera, rich in history and gorgeous island views. Along the journey, you'll stop at the Temple of Poseidon. You will return to your for a late (Greek-style) meal.

Day 12: Bid farewell to Greece

Enjoy your final Athenian breakfast and pack your bags, as a private guide will see you through the final preparations for your international departure from Greece.


Embark on an Enchanting Greek Odyssey

Prepare for an extraordinary 12-day journey through the captivating wonders of mainland Greece and its stunning islands. From the ancient ruins of Delphi to the breathtaking sunsets of Santorini, immerse yourself in the rich history and natural beauty of this Mediterranean paradise.

Book your next adventure with ease! Find the perfect flight to your dream destination and embark on a journey filled with unforgettable experiences and cherished memories.


Unveil the Splendor of Greece on this Luxurious Expedition

Are you ready to delve into the timeless treasures of Greece? Embark on an adventure filled with archaeological marvels, azure waters, and vibrant island life with our carefully curated highlights:


Commence Your Greek Odyssey: Get on the Women-only tour of Greece in 10 days


Savor the Tranquility of Greece: Top 3 Greek Islands on this Greece Tour for the Soul


Craft Your Dream Greek Getaway: Explore the heritage of Greece in this 7-Days Greece Vacation


Expand your horizons and create lifelong memories amidst the enchanting landscapes and legendary landmarks of Greece!

Subscribe to Our Newsletter for Exclusive Offers.


Sign up now to receive the latest updates and special deals on our luxurious Greek adventures. Let us tailor a personalized itinerary to fulfill your travel dreams and desires.

Learn more about leisure plans

Signup for Exclusive Deals

Exclusive access to private sales, customized specials & more

Book Now