CRETE & SANTORINI
07 NIGHTS & 08 DAYS GREECE!!
DAY 01: CHANIA ARRIVAL
On arrival in Chania International Airport, you will be welcomed by our English speaking driver who will transfer to your hotel in the Centre of Chania's old town. Rest of the day will be leisure at Chania, the second largest city of Crete on the North Coast of the Island, about 70 km West of Rethymno and 145 km west of Heraklion. The old town is next to the old Venetian Harbor. Stroll down the narrow shopping streets and relax at waterfront restaurants, admire the old buildings, museums, churches and crafts shops. Overnight stays in Chania.
DAY 02: CHANIA
After Breakfast, hire a vehicle and discover the best of Crete. A drive around the coast will unveil some marvelous beaches. Take a trip to the many surrounding monasteries; visit the Samaria Gorge to see lovely waterfalls. Or you may just relax by your hotel pool with a glass of local wine. Overnight stays in Chania.
DAY 03: CHANIA – RETHYMNO – CHANIA
After Breakfast, visit the ancient town of Rethymno. The old town's charm, architecture and history, cultural influences and styles ranging from Venetian to Ottoman make it well worth a visit. Take a swim at its long sandy beach; enjoy lunch at one of the seaside cafes. At night, stop by any one of the amazing restaurants and have a romantic dinner. Overnight stays in Chania.
DAY 04: CHANIA – HERAKLION
After Breakfast, check out from your Hotel in Chania and drive to Heraklion in the East of the Island. The mountains in the centre are home to many quaint traditional villages. Arrive at your hotel. In the afternoon, see the spectacular ruins of Knossos and other sites near Heraklion. Enjoy dinner at a local taverna, taking in the wonderful atmosphere of Greece's largest island. Overnight stays in Heraklion.
DAY 05: HERAKLION - SANTORINI
After Breakfast, check out from your hotel in Heraklion and drive to the port at Heraklion. Drop off your vehicle and take the morning fast boat to Santorini. Discover the romance of sailing in the Aegean. In Santorini, you will be greeted by our English speaking driver who will transfer you to your hotel. Enjoy dinner at the hotel restaurant. Overnight stays in Santorini.
DAY 06: SANTORINI
Breakfast on your hotel balcony is a must, as you take in the magnificent vista of the caldera and the sea. Discover the island today. Venture into Fira and wander the narrow streets of the town, shopping in the exclusive boutiques and dining in any one of the international restaurants. You can also hire a vehicle and travel down to the Island's South to the black sand beaches of Perissa. Overnight stays in Santorini.
DAY 07: SANTORINI
After Breakfast, Visit NEA Kameni, the dormant volcano in the centre of the Caldera. Or spend your day in Oi, in the North of the Island, roaming the winding streets and taking in the magic of the incredible Island. Watch a glorious Sunset from this remarkable town. Return to your hotel and overnight stays in Santorini
DAY 08: SANTORINI DEPARTURE
After Breakfast, Check out from your hotel in Santorini and drop off your vehicle at Thira International Airport, Santorini or we will transfer you to Athens for your return journey.
*THE TOUR ENDS*