Highlights of Italy & Greece - 10 Days

Highlights of Italy & Greece

History at every corner

Laidback lifestyles, historic ruins, Mediterranean flavors…Italy and Greece share several similarities but couldn’t be more different. Travel to Rome, Athens and Mykonos as you experience the icons of each place!

Unique Explorations

  • Relive Ancient Roman history, then switch gears to the history of Ancient Greece!
  • Indulge in pizza and pasta in Italy, then gyros, and souvlaki in Greece.
  • Take advantage of your included 48-hour Hop-On/Hop-Off Sightseeing Pass in Rome. Drive past iconic landmarks and stop wherever your heart desires.
  • Enjoy your included city tour of Athens, which includes a visit to the Acropolis Site and Museum!
  • Snap tons of gorgeous photos in Mykonos! From donkeys on its streets to its bright-blue shores, Mykonos is always the perfect picture.

Do you dream of walking through the culture-packed streets of Rome and ending every day with savory pasta and wine? Or do you dream of exploring the ancient grounds of the Acropolis and the Parthenon? What about roaming through traditional whitewashed homes and relaxing on picture-perfect beaches? If this sounds too good to be true, think again! On this vacation, these dreams become an everyday reality. Escape to ancient cities, amazing architecture, and spectacular seascapes on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure!

Start your journey in the fascinating city of Rome. Enjoy an included 48-hour Hop-On/Hop Off Bus Pass, which allows you to see all of the city’s famous sights, such as the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, the Pantheon, St. Peter’s, and many more! Make a wish by the Trevi Fountain, gawk at the Sistine Chapel, and indulge in some gelato on Piazza Navona. Next, hop aboard a quick flight to Athens and be among the ruins of Ancient Greece before you know it! Explore the Acropolis during your included city sightseeing tour, then wander through the charming shops and cafes of the Plaka neighborhood.

Head to the shore and hop aboard a high-speed ferry to the magnificent island of Mykonos! Float atop the bright blue sea until you reach the picturesque land of whitewashed homes, historic churches, pristine beaches, and narrow stone streets. Spend your days relaxing by the water, walking through quaint neighborhoods, and discovering the beauty that makes Mykonos absolutely magical.

PRICES FROM: $2823*PER PERSON (7 Nights)

*Vacation is round-trip, per person, based on 2 travelers departing from
Atlanta. Includes air, airport taxes, hotel, transfers, daily breakfast and more. Additional baggage charges may apply. Rates are available for 1 to 9 travelers. Sceptre

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Day 1
Welcome to Rome, Italy!

Land in the energetic Eternal City, buzzing with culture, cuisine, and history! Enjoy a comfortable ride to your hotel, then settle into your luxurious accommodation.

Freshen up, take a quick nap, then get exploring! Spend your first night getting to know this romantic city. Take a walk to Piazza Navona and treat yourself to some scrumptious gelato!

Transfer from FCO Airport to Rome Hotel

You'll be in one of these hotels, depending on availability

Hotel Marcella Royal

ROME, ITALY 4 out of 5 stars

This 4-star boutique hotel offers guests an ideal location along with luxurious accommodations and services. Escape the bustling city life into one of the tranquil and relaxing guest rooms. There is a roof garden with incredible panoramic views of Rome and in the mornings there is a delicious buffet breakfast available here!

Empire Palace Hotel

ROME, ITALY 4 out of 5 stars

Unwind in elegance in the lovely Empire Palace Hotel. Feel like old royalty as you wander through the Venetian-styled building in the heart of Rome, which offer modern conveniences like an on-site gym, a classy bar and elegant restaurant.

Hotel Victoria

ROME, ITALY 4 out of 5 stars

Stay in style at the 4-star boutique Hotel Victoria, built in 1899. Located in the historical center of Rome, the famous Via Veneto, Spanish Steps, Villa Borghese, and Piazza del Popolo are all within easy walking distance.

Hotel dei Mellini

ROME, ITALY 4 out of 5 stars

Escape to this luxurious retreat that will make you feel right at home in Rome. As soon as you walk through the doors of Hotel dei Mellini, you'll enter a peaceful atmosphere filled with elegant decor, incredible natural light, and tons of classic artwork. Settle into your stylish, soundproof room where you'll notice a Smart TV, air conditioning, and a gorgeous Carrara marble bathroom. Once you put your luggage down, get exploring! In just steps, find yourself at Vatican City, the Spanish Steps, and the Trevi Fountain.

Back at the hotel, relax on the sunning deck or sip a cappuccino on the lush rooftop garden overlooking the historic city below. Keep up your active lifestyle and work all your stresses away in the on-site fitness center. When you work up an appetite, head to the elegant dining room and indulge in delicious Mediterranean cuisine. Sip on a glass of local wine as you dine over candlelight and plan your next day of adventure.

Day 2
Rome

Enjoy breakfast and recharge with a rich, foamy cappuccino. When you're ready to start your day, grab your camera and get going! Activate your Hop-On/Hop-Off Sightseeing Pass and embark on a scenic ride through Rome's most iconic landmarks. Be sure to "hop off" and explore at any point!

Rome Hop-on/Hop-off Bus Tour (48 hours) - all year

Visiting the capital of Italy has never been so easy and exciting! Get on CitySightseeing open top red bus and admire this wonderful city from another “higher” perspective! Onboard you will find an interesting commentary which will provide you with information about everything around you. Bus Line A gives you the opportunity to explore the main places of interest, like the Colosseum, the Vatican City and the Trevi Fountain.

Day 3
Rome

Today, continue using your sightseeing pass. If you haven't yet, be sure to get lost in the magic of the ancient Roman Forum. Travel through time and become immersed in the history of the fascinating Roman Empire!

Be sure to spend time visiting the ancient Colosseum, then make your way to incredibly-preserved Pantheon. Feel your head swivel around as you take in the overwhelming beauty of this former Roman temple. Don't forget to look up! Its majestic ceiling will leave you breathless.

Day 4
Rome - Athens, Greece

After breakfast, wave goodbye to Rome and say hello to Athens! Enjoy a convenient transfer to the airport, then feel yourself flutter with excitement during your quick flight to Greece.

Upon arrival in ancient Athens, meet your transfer and get your first look at the city from the car window. Settle into your luxurious hotel, then get exploring! Stroll through the sight-filled streets and wander through the charming Plaka neighborhood. Indulge in an authentic gyro, then some delicious baklava!

Transfer from Rome Hotel to FCO Airport

Fly to Athens!

Transfer from ATH Airport to Athens Hotel

Check In - Titania

ATHENS, GREECE 4 out of 5 stars

Located close to the National Historical Museum, Hellenic Parliament, and Syntagma Square, Titania is a modern 4-star hotel offering guests comfortable accommodations in Athens. Enter through the impressive lobby made of Pentelikon marble and exquisite inlaid mosaics with themes from ancient Greek history. Pick from an array of on-site dining options including La Brasserie restaurant, the rooftop Olive Garden restaurant, and Vergina restaurant on the mezzanine floor.

The tastefully decorated standard rooms are soundproofed and offer an up-to-date integrated communication and entertainment system with high-speed Internet access and a wide variety of digital movies and music. Each room has its own private safe deposit box with a personal security password, a fully-stocked mini bar, and an independent cool/heating system.

Day 5
Athens

Get ready for a day of adventure! Embark on your Athens sightseeing tour, on which you'll explore the Acropolis site, the Acropolis Museum, and much more. Take tons of photos and discover the secrets of Ancient Greece.

Athens Sightseeing Tour (with Acropolis)

Discover the secrets of Athens, including its famous Acropolis on your sightseeing tour! Your expert guide will take you to see the center of the city, the Constitution Square (Syntagma), the House of Parliament, the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier and the National Library.

On your way to the Acropolis you will see the Hadrian’s Arch, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, and will make a short stop at the Panathenaic Stadium, where the first Modern Olympic Games were held in 1896.

On the Acropolis visit the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: the Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally the famous Parthenon.

Your first taste of Athens would not be complete without a visit to the Acropolis Museum, a modern architectural building where, at last, the statues have found their home. Here, you can admire the wonders and architectural masterpieces of the classical era.

Day 6
Athens - Mykonos

Set sail to the magical island of Mykonos! Take in amazing views as you float across the bright blue sea on a high-speed ferry. After a scenic ride, enjoy a transfer to your elegant hotel and check-in.

Spend your evening strolling through the stone streets of this charming island! Admire the traditional whitewashed buildings, adorned with colorful accents! Walk along vibrant Matoyianni Street and weave in and out of countless shops and cafes.

Transfer from Athens Hotel to Piraeus Ferry Port

Ferry ride to Mykonos!

Transfer from Mykonos Ferry Port to Mykonos Hotel

Check In - Mykonos Palace Beach Hotel

MYKONOS, GREECE 4 out of 5 stars

Sitting right on the waters of the Aegean Sea, the Mykonos Palace Beach Hotel offers a beautiful atmosphere to unwind in. Enjoy a drink at one of the bars, either poolside or in the lounge, enjoy a complimentary breakfast in the morning, dine at the on-site restaurant, or go for a dip in the pool. Guests can also enjoy free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour front desk, and car and bike rental.

Rooms are comfortable and include a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, a safe, ironing facilities, a minibar, a desk, and private bathrooms complete with slippers, bathrobes, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. Some accommodations also include a sitting area, a balcony or patio, and views of the sea. The hotel is a little over 2 mile away from Mykonos City, and just over a mile away from Mykonos Airport.

Day 7
Mykonos

Experience the unbeatable beauty of Mykonos' glistening beaches! Pack a bag and head to Psarou, Agios Ioanis, Platis Gialos, Paradise, or Elia.

During your stay in Mykonos, try to see at least a few different beaches, as they all boast their own unique characteristics. Certain beaches are home to smooth sand and bright blue waters, while others display turquoise seascapes and rocky shores.

Day 8
Mykonos

Today, take tons of photos in-front of the postcard-worthy Mykonos Windmills. Talk about a new profile picture! Gawk at the beautiful surrounding scenery, then head to the popular village of Chora. Spend the day exploring ancient churches, historic buildings, narrow streets, and local shops!

In the evening, treat yourself to an unforgettable dinner in Little Venice. Hear the waves crash against the shore and enjoy the pleasant breeze as you nibble on fresh cheeses, pita, and olive oils.

Day 9
Mykonos - Athens

After breakfast, savor the sights of the island's bright blue waters before you head back to the mainland. Enjoy a scenic ferry ride, then make the most of your last day in Athens!

Try delicious favorites, such as Pasticio and Moussaka, then stroll through bustling Monastiraki. Ancient temples and monuments lie around every corner in Athens, so make sure you've seen them all!

Transfer from Mykonos Hotel to Ferry Port

Ferry ride to Athens!

Transfer from Piraeus Ferry Port to Athens Hotel

Check In - Titania

ATHENS, GREECE 4 out of 5 stars

Located close to the National Historical Museum, Hellenic Parliament, and Syntagma Square, Titania is a modern 4-star hotel offering guests comfortable accommodations in Athens. Enter through the impressive lobby made of Pentelikon marble and exquisite inlaid mosaics with themes from ancient Greek history. Pick from an array of on-site dining options including La Brasserie restaurant, the rooftop Olive Garden restaurant, and Vergina restaurant on the mezzanine floor.

The tastefully decorated standard rooms are soundproofed and offer an up-to-date integrated communication and entertainment system with high-speed Internet access and a wide variety of digital movies and music. Each room has its own private safe deposit box with a personal security password, a fully-stocked mini bar, and an independent cool/heating system.

Day 10
Depart Greece

Squeeze all your souvenirs into your luggage, then enjoy a relaxing transfer to the airport. As you float up into the sky, wave goodbye to the incredible sites you've been so lucky to see. Spend your flight home scrolling through priceless photos and dreaming about your next adventure.

Transfer from Athens Hotel to ATH Airport

Fly home!

What's Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Rome (FCO), out of Athens (ATH)
  • All airport, ferry port, and hotel transfers
  • 3 nights in Rome at the Empire Palace Hotel or similar
  • Rome Hop-On/Hop-Off Sightseeing Pass (48-hours)
  • One-way economy class flight from Rome (FCO) to Athens (ATH)
  • 2 nights in Athens at the Hotel Titania or similar
  • Athens sightseeing tour with Acropolis Site & Museum entrance
  • High-speed ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to Mykonos
  • 3 nights in Mykonos at the Mykonos Palace Beach Hotel or similar
  • High-speed ferry from Mykonos to Athens (Piraeus)
  • 1 night in Athens at the Hotel Titania or similar
  • Breakfast daily

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