12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island

12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island
12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece: Delphi, Meteora, Zakynthos & Santorini Island

12 Day Tour in Ancient Greece, Zakynthos & Santorini

Book our 12-day tour package exploring Mainland Greece and the Greek Islands. Discover UNESCO World Heritage sites like Acropolis and Parthenon, Mycense, Delphi, Meteora, and Olympia. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Zakynthos and experience the romance of Santorini.

Wander through the narrow streets above the Caldera rocks, relax on sandy beaches, and visit iconic landmarks. Explore Santorini's unique attractions, including Akrotiri, traditional villages, wine tours, and a sunset cruise to Volcano with a buffet on board. In Zakynthos, sail on a local boat to see the Blue Caves and Navagio Shipwreck up close. Capture unforgettable moments and create lasting memories on this diverse and enchanting journey


DAY 1: Meet and Greet at Athens airport

  • Our driver will be waiting at Athens holding a sign with your name written on it, in order to meet you and transfer you at your hotel in Athens. Overnight in Athens. 

Day 2: Athens - Mycenae - Epidaurus - Nafplio - Olympia:

  • Meet your private driver at your hotel to start your amazing  tour. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ancient Epidaurus and take in the breathtaking view of the famous Canal of Corinth. Explore the beautiful town of Nafplio and discover its iconic Venetian fortress and Bourtzi islet. After a delicious lunch or coffee, journey to the ancient town of Mycenae and marvel at the Lion Gate, the Cyclopean Walls, the Palace, and the tomb of Agamemnon. End your day at the birthplace of the Olympic Games, Ancient Olympia, and rest in comfort with an overnight stay.

Day 3: Olympia - Honey, Olive Oil and Food Tasting  - Zakynthos - Cameo Tour: 

  • Admire the birthplace of the Olympic Games with a visit to Ancient Olympia, where you'll be transported back to 776 B.C. Marvel at one of the seven wonders of the Ancient world, the gold and ivory statue of Zeus, as well as the Council house where athletes took the Olympic oath, the Treasury houses, the Gymnasium, and the Palestra. Visit the stadium, where the marble starting blocks are still in position. We will visit the flea market to taste delightful experience of free wine and olive oil tasting, savoring the distinct blends of olive oil and the iconic Greek olives. We will visit a local honey farm, where under the shade of the trees we will have a coffee / juice and enjoy hand-made local desserts all made with honey produced in this farm for generations.  Afterward, head to Kyllini Port and catch a ferry to Zakynthos, where you'll check into your hotel before exploring the center of town and enjoying a traditional tavern dinner.
  • In the afternoon, we will visist "Cameo" Cameo Island ranks as the second most photographed location in Zakynthos, just after the renowned Shipwreck Beach. It is consistently highlighted as a must-visit spot on the island of Zakynthos. Overnight in Zakynthos.​

Day 4: Zakynthos - Cruise around the Island: 

  • Embark on an exciting day cruise around Zakynthos Island, starting with a transfer from your hotel to Zakynthos Marina to board a local boat. Departing at 09:00, the cruise takes you on a tour of the island's top attractions, starting with a visit to the famous Blue Caves and the iconic Shipwreck. Here, you'll have 1.5 hours to enjoy a swim and take in the breathtaking views. The boat will then make a stop at Porto Vromi for a photo opportunity next to the Agalas Caves and the Keri Caves, followed by a big photo stop at Turtle Island, where you'll get a chance to see the friendly turtles that swim in the gulf of Laganas and Kalamaki. Next, the boat will anchor for about an hour in the area of St Nickolas, Vasilikos, for another swim stop. Throughout the cruise, you'll be amazed by the crystal-clear waters and stunning landscapes of Zakynthos. Overnight in Zakynthos.​

Day 5: Zakynthos - Delphi - Meteora:

  • After enjoying breakfast at your hotel in Zakynthos, we'll take the ferry from Zakynthos port early in the morning arriving in Kyllini after a one-hour journey. From there, we'll continue our tour to Delphi, crossing the impressive Rion-Antirion bridge - one of the largest in Europe - before reaching the beautiful seaside town of Naupactus. Here, we can take a short break to enjoy a coffee while admiring the Venetian Castle and Port. Next, we'll arrive at Delphi, where we'll visit the Ancient Oracle, the Stadium, the Ancient Theatre - which could seat more than 5000 spectators - and the Museum of Delphi, which houses the famous 'Charioteer' bronze statue. Delphi is renowned for its oracle, which was dedicated to Apollo during the classical period.
    After our visit to Delphi, we'll head to Arachova, a charming small city located at an altitude of 1000 meters and Greece's most famous winter resort. As we drive through Central Greece we will arrive at Kalambaka, a small traditional town at the foot of the majestic grey rocks of God, which are home to the great Meteora Monasteries. Overnight in Meteora.​

Day 6: Meteora - Thermopiles - Athens: 

  • Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime journey to Meteora and experience the awe-inspiring sight of ageless monasteries perched on top of colossal rocks, standing tall between Earth and Sky. During the tour, you will visit two of the most famous monasteries - the great Monastery of Varlaam and the Monastery of St. Stephan - both located atop enormous rocks that stand at staggering heights of 380m and 330m respectively. Marvel at the intricate architecture and the priceless artifacts that are housed within these monasteries, and discover the rich history and culture that they embody. On the return journey to Athens, with a stop at Kamena Vourla by the seaside, and Thermopiles, where the statue of Leonidas stands as a memorial of the legendary battle of the 300 Spartans against thousands of Persian soldiers. 

Day 7: Athens - Santorini

  • Our driver meet you at your hotel to transfer you at Piraeus port to get the ferry departing at about 07.00 to reach in Santorini at about 11.55. Santorini is stunningly beautiful and  is the destination that you won't must to miss, because the houses is built up on the rim of  volcano that is a unique landscape of the world.One of the top things to do while here is enjoy the sunset via a cruise tour. Overnight in Santorini

Day 8: Santorini - Semi Private Cruise to Caldera with buffet on board

  • (optional) Embark on an enchanting Santorini cruise starting with a pick-up at the your hotel. Visit the therapeutic Hot Springs on Palea Kameni and enjoy a refreshing swim. Capture stunning photos of Aspronisi, the Ancient Lighthouse, Akrotiri, and Indian Rock. Explore the famous Red Beach with its unique volcanic sand and the secluded White Beach accessible only by boat. Indulge in a delightful onboard BBQ buffet featuring fresh seafood, grilled meats, salads, and desserts. Conclude the journey with a magical sunset view in Oia, as the Caldera and the village turn into a golden spectacle against the violet sky, creating an unforgettable experience.Overnight in Santorini.

Day 9: Santorini - Sunset at Oia

  • (optional) Tour to the most of highlights of Santorini. Begin in the serene Megalochori Village, where 17th-century history meets traditional architecture. Explore Red Beach, renowned for its volcanic rocks and crystal-clear waters. Wander through the ancient Emporio Village, dating back to the 15th century. Enjoy leisure time at Perissa Beach's black sand, with opportunities for seaside dining. Visit the iconic Prophet Elias Monastery atop the island for panoramic views. Capture the beauty of the Blue Dome in Firostefani and immerse yourself in the charm of Imerovigli Village. Culminate the journey in the famous Oia Village, famed for its sunset views. Overnight in Santorini

Day 10: Departure from Santorini

  • Transfer from your hotel to Santorini Airport according to your flight details.


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  • Canal of Corinth
  • Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus
  • Ancient Mycenae, Nauplio
  • Ancient Olympia
  • Zakynthos Islands
  • Shipwreck & Blue Caves
  • Naupaktos, Delphi, Arachova
  • Meteora Monasteries,Thermopiles
  • Santorini island
  • Volcano - Thirasia, Hot Springs
  • Famous Sunset at Oia 
  • Pyrgos Village in santorini
  • Black & red Beach in santorini


  • Meet and Greet at Athens airport
  • 11 Nights’ Accommodation with breakfast
  • Private tour in Athens with guide 5 Hours
  • Sunste tour to Meteora around the rocks
  • Honey, Olive Oil and Food Tasting in Olympia
  • Tour at Cameo in Zakynthos Island
  • Private transfer from/to  at all areas
  • Fast ferry tickets from Piraeus port to Santorini port
  • Fast ferry tickets from Kyllin/Zakynthos and back
  • Pre-purchased tickets Tickets to Cog Railway 
  • Welcome bag with Gifts upon your arrival
  • All taxes


  • Entrance fees at archaeological sites 
  • Optional tours & Tour Guide
  • Hotel City Tax
  • Gratuities (optional)


  • All year, any time that you want.
  • All our drivers speak English very well and have high experience and have well knowledge for the sites that you are going to visit. They can provide you general information for each site but are not official guides.
  • It is not needed to have tour guide during the tour in Santorini as it a self-guided trip.
  • But we suggest you to have local tour guide during the visits in Delphi, Olympia, Meteora and Athens
  • We are owner of car Rental Company www.premiumrentacar.gr with wide fleet of Cars & Minivans that's why we can keep the cost low
  • From 1 to 4 persons, we provide you Mercedes E class or MPV, Citroen Picasso or similar
  • From 5 to 8 persons, we provide you Mini Van type Mercedes Vito/Viano or similar
  • From 9 to 17 persons, we provide you Minibus Mercedes Sprinter 18 seats
  • Upon your arrival at Athens airport or Piraeus, our representative will be waiting there holding a sign with your name written on it, helps you with your baggage, and accompany you at your car, provide you mineral water & Tissues. 
  • Also, we will give you a folder with vouchers of the hotel, tickets and contact numbers in each area that you are going to visit.
  • In Santorini, our local driver will be waiting at the port or airport in each island, holding a sign with your name written on it, in order to meet you and transfer you to your hotel.
  • We provide you FAST FERRY TICKETS in order to spend more time in each Island. Sometimes the ferry route can be changed depending on the shipping company’s schedule. In any case, we will modify the program accordingly. Also note that we can provide you AIR TICKETS instead off ferry tickets with extra supplement.
  • We provide you 4* star hotels or 3* stars hotels with high standard services in great locations. Please note that you can ask us for 5* star hotel with extra supplement.
  • After your booking we will send you the detailed program with the names of the hotels.
  • In Santorini, your hotel located at "Kamari area" on the famous “Black Beach” of course you can ask us to stay at Imerovilgi, Fira town or Oia maybe with extra supplement. 
  • If you wish we can arrange your accommodation a day before and after your tour. 
  • Our vacation tour packages are PRIVATE only for you and not for other passengers. You can add or remove everything from our proposed program in order the tour to be modified to you, also note that we can accommodate from 1 person to 36 persons or more.
  • In order to take full advantage of your stay in Greece, we would also like to draw your attention to the importance of taking out an insurance policy in the event of an unexpected happening during your trip. To this effect, we have collaborated with INTERAMERICAN, the largest private insurance company in Greece
  • 1,5 euros per room per day for 3*star hotels - Paid at the hotel
  • 3 euros per room per day for 4*star hotels - Paid at the hotel
  • 5 euros per room per day for 5*star hotels - Paid at the hotel.
  • Winter: November 1 to March 31 - 08.30 until 15.00
  • Summer: April 1 to October 31 - 08.00 until 19.30
  • 10 euro / person for Acropolis Museum
  • 20 euro / person for Acropolis
  • 12 euro / person for Delphi & Museum
  • 3 euro / person for each monasteries of Meteora
  • Children under 18 years of age are free of charge
  • Students from E.U ( ID is required )


Cancelation Policy

  • In order to confirm any booking, 30% payment in advance is required, fully refundable in case of any written cancellation received 40 days prior the arrival date.
  • For any cancellation OR change between 40 days to 20 days prior the first day of arrival, cancellation fees equal to 100% of the payment in avance applies.
  • For any cancellation OR change within 19 days prior the first day of arrival and/or non shows, full cancellation fees applies – the total cost of the program.
  • A written notification of any cancellation or change is necessary to be sent to PRIVATE TOURS Greece.

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