8 Day tour includes Athens, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Patmos, Rhodes, Crete and Santorini

Athens, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Patmos, Rhodes, Crete and Santorini Tour

Escape on a magical holiday epxerience of Athens, the Greek islands & Turkey with our 8 day Greek tour, Ariadne.

Read our travel teams Blog posts and find out more about what to see and do in our visited destinations.


Athens is full of world beating archaeological sites, such as the Acropolis citadel and its adjoining theatres and temples, as well as the Greek & Roman agoras and the Panathenaic stadium. There are also charming neighbourhoods and seaside suburbs with great dining options and shopping. Museums like the Archaeological and New Acropolis Museums are a great way to understand the culture, while up top Lycabettus Hill you’ll enjoy splendid views of the entire city.

4 Day Greek Island Cruise

In Mykonos, you’ll encounter one of the most intense vibes, as well as sizzling beaches like Psarou, Paradise & Super Paradise, high end restaurants and numerous shopping options. Visit Little Venice for a sunset cocktail and a spot of people watching, and snap some selfies in front of the famous windmills.  

Discover the singular ancient Ephesus in Kusadasi, now an open air museum filled with ruins of Greco Roman temples & remains of houses. Kusadasi itself is a beach resort destination with a neat bazaar and a charming promenade, ideal for sitting down for a coffee by the sea. 

Visit the Cave of the Apocalypse  inside the Monastery where St John the Theologian wrote the Book of Revelations in Patmos, making it a popular Christian pilgrimage destination. Some good beaches to go to are Meloi Lambi & Agrio Livadi. This island is great for hiking explorations so make sure you come prepared. 

The ideal beach holiday destination, Rhodes is full of interesting archaeological sites from varying eras that are sure to captivate the imagination of adults and children alike. Don’t miss out on the ancient Acropolis of Lindos to the Palace of the Grand Master in Rhodes Town. Beaches are abundant, with Faliraki, Tsambika and Afandou some of the most popular, while natural wonders like the Valley of Butterflies and Filerimos are worth your time. 

Explore the sprawling Minoan Palace of Knossos in Crete, home of the first European civilization and marvel at the spectacularly preserved frescoes. around the Venetian Old Town of Heraklion, where you can catch glimpses of the past in the mosques, Venetian palazzos and mediaeval fortresses that line the cobblestone streets of the harbour city. Grab an ice cream and sit at the Lion’s Square to watch people at sunset. It’s a beauty!

In Santorini, the romantic Oia view is the top draw with its world famous sunset drawing visitors from all over the world. There are also boat tours around the volcanic caldera, superb award winning wineries & the unique archaeological site of Akrotiri, home to one of the most ancient cities in Europe.

Type of Experience: Country Combo | Cruising

Locations: Athens | Crete | Kusadasi | Mykonos | Patmos | Rhodes | Santorini

Duration: 8 Days

Validity: Summer (April - October)


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