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Discover Greece6 days & 5 nights
INR 1,20,000
7 Days Enchanting Greece Tour7 days & 6 nights
INR 1,45,000
6 Days Spectacular Greece Tour6 days & 5 nights
INR 96,990
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Greece tour packages - Browse through a wide range of Greece packages with exciting offers at Thrillophilia. Book customized Greece holiday packages with exciting deals & offers.

Imagine a rich and cultural Mediterranean gem with Thrillophilia’s Greece tour packages from India. Explore famous places like Athens and Santorini, where ancient history blends with modern energy and breathtaking sunsets. These packages cater to diverse preferences, offering cultural explorations, beach escapes, and adventures.

Select from a variety of our travel package deals to Greece that you can customize to suit your preferences. Delphi has ancient wonders. Crete, Rhodes, and Mykonos have beautiful landscapes for island lovers to explore. Experience the warmth of Greek hospitality, vibrant markets, and traditional tavernas offering gastronomic delights.

Thrillophilia curates Greece vacation packages specially to meet your expectations of a true Mediterranean vacation. These expertly crafted packages include explorations of iconic sites and attractions that make Greece a truly wonderful holiday destination.

You can enjoy Athens, Santorini's beaches, or explore Thessaloniki's historic streets. Greece holiday packages offer a great trip to explore culture, nature, and food. A memorable and relaxing vacation.

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Popular Destination of Greece

1) Santorini - Santorini is a stunning island in the Aegean Sea. It has charming white buildings on cliffs that offer breathtaking views of the Sea. Santorini tour packages offer various activities for you to enjoy. You can continue on a boat tour to see a volcano. You can also visit the Red and White Sand beaches. Additionally, you can try wine tasting and explore villages. Many other activities are available as well.

2) Athens - Athens, the historic heart of Greece, invites travellers to indulge in a cultural exploration that is intriguing and exciting. Visit ancient sites like Acropolis and Parthenon, walk in Plaka, and enjoy Greek food in lively taverns. With a rich tapestry of history and modern vibrancy, Athens promises an unforgettable holiday on your Athens tour packages.

3) Thessaloniki - Thessaloniki, Greece's vibrant second city, lures travellers with a captivating blend of history, culture, and lively atmosphere. Explore Byzantine relics, stroll along the waterfront, and indulge in diverse culinary delights. Thessaloniki offers a lively city atmosphere and friendly welcome, ensuring a special and enjoyable vacation in Greece.

4) Nafplio - Nafplio, a charming Greek gem, will enchant you with its Venetian architecture, narrow streets, and scenic harbour. Discover Greece with holiday packages from India. See the Palamidi Fortress for great views, explore the Old Town, and visit Bourtzi Castle on an island. Nafplio's rich history and picturesque ambience make it a delightful holiday destination.

5) Rhodes - Rhodes, a beautiful Greek island located in the Aegean Sea featuring sun-soaked beaches and idyllic mediaeval charm. Visit Greece's Old Town, view the Grand Master's Palace and uncover the ancient ruins of Kamiros with our guided tours.

Visa Requirements for Greece Trip

Indians travelling to Greece need a Greece Schengen Visa for their trip. This visa allows you to visit Greece and other countries that are part of the Schengen Agreement. The Visa is valid for 180 days from the day of issuance and you can plan your trip accordingly.

You will need to submit a list of documents along with your application form. These documents include a passport with 3 months validity, hotel bookings, itineraries, a copy of the ticket, financial proof, and a cover letter explaining your reasons for visiting Greece.

The processing time for the visa is about 15 days and will cost you approximately INR 7800 per person. For children between the age of 6 to 12 years the cost of the visa is INR 3700 and for kids below the age of 6 it is free. However, the demand to visit Greece and other Schengen countries is higher; it may take about 20 to 30 days to process the visa. Hence you should submit your application at least a month before your intended visit date.

Best Time to Go For Greece Tour:

Greece is a fantastic year-round destination that boasts diverse landscapes and a Mediterranean climate that welcomes visitors throughout the seasons.

1) Peak Season - The peak season unfolds during the warm summer months from June to August when the islands bask in sunshine. The temperature ranges between 21°C to 33°C makes it ideal for beach lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. This is the best time to enjoy some summer theatre, and summer music festivals, you can go island-hopping, and indulge in snorkelling and scuba diving.

2) Shoulder Season - For those seeking a balance between pleasant weather and fewer crowds, the shoulder seasons of late spring May early June, and early autumn September, and October prove enchanting. During these months, the weather remains mild, with temperatures hovering between 11°C to 30°C. This is a great time to go on nature hikes, explore ancient ruins and archaeological sites, go village hopping, and best of all explore the wonders of Athens.

3) Waning Season - The waning season, from November to March, embraces a different charm. While some islands and coastal areas may experience milder temperatures, it's the perfect time for cultural travellers keen on historical exploration. Athens, for instance, radiates a quieter atmosphere, allowing for a deeper connection with its ancient wonders. Winter sports enthusiasts can also visit the snow-capped mountains in destinations like Pelion.

How to Reach Greece

The most convenient way to travel to Greece from India is by Air. There are several flights connecting major Indian cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and Bengaluru to Athens in Greece. The duration of these flights is 10+ hours on average.

To Athens:

From: Mumbai, New Delhi, Thiruvananthapuram

To Santorini:

From: Bangalore

Major Airlines: Air India, IndiGo Airlines, Etihad, Qatar Airways, Emirates, Gulf Air, Air France, Lufthansa.

Places To Visit on the Greece Tour:

Checkout the best places to visit in Greece:

1. ParthenonThis grand 5th-century temple, dedicated to the Greek Goddess Athena, landmarks Greece like no other and is visited by millions worldwide. The temple sits on an older temple that’s known as the Old Parthenon and was converted into a mosque and a church during the 14th and 6th century AD respectively.

The temple’s Greek architecture has influences from the Doric order. It comprises intricate fluted shafts, sculpted figures atop pediments, an inner masonry structure ‘cella’, and the Ionic frieze around the exterior walls.

Location: Athens, Greece.

Timings: Every day from 8:00 am to 7:30 pm.

Price: Approximately Rs. 1064.

2. Acropolis MuseumOne of the few museums dedicated to a specific archaeological site in the world, this museum was formed to act as a sanctuary for the Acropolis of Athens. One of the best places to include in your Greece tour packages, it houses thousands of specimens from the site dating from the Greek Bronze Age.

These include rocks, sculptures, Phidias, etc. Some sections of the museum have glass floors that let visitors see the preserved excavations like ancient settlements, temples, murals, and sculptures. The permanent exhibition here exhibits findings from the slopes of the Acropolis like sanctuaries, daily use objects, etc.

Location: Athens, Greece.

Timings: Every day from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Price: Approximately Rs. 2658.

3. Meteora Monasteries: Meteora means ‘suspended in the air’ in Greek and there’s no better way to describe this incredible wonder, a must-include in your Greece tour packages. This is a cluster of 6 remaining 11th-century Greek Orthodox monasteries perched atop steep limestone cliffs with dramatic drops at a height of around 600 metres.

These UNESCO Heritage sites include the Holy Monastery of Great Meteoron, Holy Monastery of Varlaam, Holy Monastery of Rousanou, Holy Monastery of Holy Trinity, Holy Monastery of St. Stephen, and Holy Monastery of St. Nicholas Anapafsas. They all house priceless artefacts, frescos, and paintings.

Location: Kalabaka, Greece.

Timings: Every monastery has differing timings and off days depending on the season. Broadly, they are open from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Price: Approximately Rs. 256.

4. Mykonos: This uber-chic whitewashed island, named after the grandson of Apollo, is nothing short of a paradisiacal place and is the highlight of Greece tours. The island is known for its stunning Cycladic architecture of the ancient houses, the Town Hall, and the 16th-century Panagia Paraportiani Church.

Mykonos also houses a 13th-century Mycenaean tomb from the Neolithic Age and the 18th-century district ‘Little Venice’ known for its mansions with flower-filled windows. The beachside is dotted with colourful boats and endless miles of blue waters and is famous for sea parachuting, windsurfing, and boat tours.

Location: Cyclades, Greece.

5. Melissani Cave: One of the most incredible places to include in Greece tours, this 3.5 kilometre long cave that was formed by a unique geological phenomenon of rock dissolution and formation of hollows. The cave has a lake inside it surrounded by trees. The legend goes that an ancient nymph Melissani committed suicide here due to his unrequited love for Pan.

The cave was discovered in 1951 along with clay figures, plates, and discs depicting the mythical Pan. There are boat tours conducted here that let travellers savour the stunning views of the turquoise-green waters and the unique stalactite formations.

Location: Island of Kefalonia, Greece.

Timings: Every day from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm.

Price: Approximately Rs. 620.

6. Mount Athos: An incredibly beautiful Orthodox spiritual place since 1054, Mount Athos Holy Mountain is a UNESCO Heritage artistic site and must be included in your Greece tour packages. It has 20 monasteries surrounded by thick chestnut forests and rocky strips that tumble into the Aegean Sea.

The monasteries house and guard rare wall paintings, icons, illuminated manuscripts, and embroideries. An intriguing aspect of this Byzantine-era self-administered place is that women and children are not allowed to visit it. This is because all the monasteries house men monks and due to the ancient legend that Virgin Mary is alone allowed to represent her gender on Mount Athos.

Location: Chalkidiki Peninsula, Thessalonica, Greece.

Price: Approximately Rs. 2658.

7. Zakynthos - Zakynthos is renowned for its stunning Navagio Beach, featuring a shipwreck framed by turquoise waters and loggerhead sea turtles. The island offers a vibrant nightlife, beautiful Blue Caves, and picturesque villages, making it an irresistible destination.

Location - Ionian Sea

8. Cape Sounion - Cape Sounion is a historic and strategic point in Greece about 77 km to the south of Athens. It features the iconic Temple of Poseidon and offers stunning views of the Aegean Sea. Famous for its breathtaking sunsets, this ancient sanctuary offers historical significance and panoramic views, creating an unforgettable experience for visitors.

Location: Attica Peninsula

Timings for the Temple of Poseidon - 9:30 am to 5 pm

Prices: EURO 5-10 (INR 460-920 approx)

9. Temple of Apollo - The majestic Temple of Apollo in Delphi is a religious sanctuary from Panhellenic times and it is dedicated to Apollo the God of Light. The structure dates back to the 6th century BC and it is a fine example of Doric architecture. Highlights include well-preserved columns, the Inner Sanctum, and a rich history as a centre for worship and cultural gatherings.

Location - Delphi

Timings - 8 am to 4 pm

Prices - Starting from INR 1100 per person approx

10. Grand Master’s Palace - The Grand Master's Palace in Rhodes, Greece, is famous for its grand mediaeval architecture and rich history. The Palace was once a fortress, a residence for knights, and a symbol of the island's mediaeval legacy making it a wonderful addition to the Greece travel packages.

Location - Ippoton, Rodos 851 00, Greece

Timings - 8 am to 7:45 pm 

Prices - EURO 6-10 (INR 550-920 approx)

Things To Do on Greece Trip:

Here are the popular things to do in Greece:

1. Take a Greek Food Tour: One of the best things to include in your Greece tour packages is a Mediterranean food tour. On this tour, not only will you learn about the Greeks’ passion for food and the century-old traditions, but will also be introduced to some of the all-time classic foods.

Some of the best things to gorge on include Ellinikos (Greek coffee), Fava dips, Courgette Balls, Dolmadakia (grape leaves stuffed with rice, lamb, or beef), Tomato fritters, and desserts like Bougatsa, Galaktoboureko, and Baklava.

Location: Athens.

Price: Approximately Rs. 800.

Timings: This 3.5-hour tour takes place from Monday-Saturday from April-October and on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from November-March.

2. Hike up Greece’s Highest Mountain: Mount Olympus, a must-include in your Greece packages, is a spectacular massif that’s known for its majestic height and stunning landscape of over 1,700 species of flora and fauna including the centuries-old rare yew trees.

The summit is reached by a beautiful 2-day hike dotted with a river, waterfalls, and dense pinewoods. The summit or the crown as it is called offers stunning views of the Aegean Sea. Don’t miss to visit the nearby Mount Olympus National Park that houses European wild cats, badgers, and varieties of birds, a must-include in Greece tours.

Location: Between Thessaly and Macedonia.

Price: Approximately Rs. 28,000.

Timings: The trek takes 2 days.

3. See a World-Famous Sunset: This volcanic island, especially the towns of Fira and Oia, is known for offering some extraordinary sunset views. The island is famous in Greece packages for such dramatic contrasts of colours that it seems unreal.

You will find whitewashed buildings, churches with blue domes, and humongous rolling windmills all bathed in the pink, orange, golden, and blue hues of the setting sun. The highlight of every evening is that when the sun goes below the horizon, people cheer and applaud as they are overwhelmed by its beauty.

Location: Santorini.

4. Enjoy Watersports: The 430 beaches in Greece have so much to offer for travellers who love the rush of watersports. These islands are famous in Greece packages for sponge diving, snorkelling, windsurfing, sailing, wakeboarding, banana boat riding, parasailing, etc.

You can also have fun inflatable rides like Crazy Sofa and Crazy UFO at some of the beaches. The underwater life in Greece is diverse and unique and includes beautiful coral reefs and varieties of sea animals and fish. Or you can simply enjoy long luxurious boat cruises here let you island-hop.

Location: Islands of Santorini, Milos, Kimolos, Sifnos, Corfu, Serifos, etc.

Price: Start at around Rs. 3,000.

5. Take a private yacht tour: With more than 227 sunny and breezy options of islands, the best way seems to be to take the waterways as you explore each island’s history, architecture, waterside villages, markets, and food.

There are several private and group yacht tours available in Greece packages that let you spend plenty of time island hopping. You can opt for week-long cruises or daylong city cruises. Most of these include sightseeing, stops for swimming & snorkelling, delicious barbecues, and English-speaking guides.

Location: The most popular yacht tours start from the Ionian Islands, Athens, the Cyclades, Santorini, Rhodes, the Aegean, etc.

Price: Approximately Rs.16,000 per night.

Timings: 7-8 days cruise.

6. Hike at Samaria Gorge: This stunning natural wonder passes through the White Mountains ending at the shores of the Libyan Sea offering one of the best hikes that you can enjoy in Greece. The 10-mile-long gorge, a must-include in your Greece tour packages, is located in Samaria National Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, and is Europe’s second-largest canyon.

The hike will take you through sky-high rocky cliffs, exotic Cretan flora & fauna like kri-kri, golden eagles, quails, turtle doves, etc. and stunning views all around. The highlight of the trek is the ‘Gates’ which is a 1000-ft. high gorge only around 13-ft. in width.

Location: Crete, Greece.

Price: You have to pay around Rs. 440 to enter the Samaria National Park.

Timings: The hike takes around 7-8 hours.

7. Visit the Pink Corals at Elafonissi Beach - Explore the beautiful Elafonissi Beach with Thrillophilia’s Greece tour packages and discover its unique pink corals that are scattered along its pristine shores. This beautiful destination offers crystal-clear turquoise waters, soft pink sands, and a natural lagoon. Explore the diverse marine life, unwind on the vibrant beach, and witness the breathtaking sunset for an unforgettable experience.

8. Sailing Tour From Santorini - With the Greece packages you can embark on a mesmerising sailing tour from Santorini, Greece, to explore the island's beauty from the Aegean Sea. Sail past iconic white-washed villages, swim in crystalline waters, and discover hidden coves on your Greek trip. Witness the famed Santorini sunset aboard and create unforgettable memories against the backdrop of the caldera and volcanic landscapes.

9. Visit a Volcano on Nea Kameni - Take a boating excursion from Santorini and enjoy a visit to the volcano on Nea Kameni. Go for a hike in the volcanic terrain, witness smoking craters, and enjoy panoramic views of the Aegean. Experience the thrill of standing on an active volcano and gain insight into the geological wonders of this magnificent region.

10. Explore the Palace of Malia - The Palace of Malia is an incredible Minoan archaeological site in Crete, Greece. With our Greece vacation packages discover ancient ruins, such as the Grand Staircase, the Throne Room, and the Courtyard. Marvel at the intricate frescoes depicting Minoan life and uncover the historical mysteries of this well-preserved palace.

Famous Restaurants in Greece

1. Karamanlidika - Karamanlidika is a renowned restaurant in Athens, Greece, offering a unique culinary experience. Specialising in cured meats and traditional Greek delicacies, the restaurant exudes a rustic charm in a welcoming ambience. Located in the historic centre, it's celebrated for its exquisite meze platters, and artisanal cheeses creating an authentic gastronomic delight for its customers.

2. Merastri - Merastri is a modern Greek restaurant in Crete and it is famous for its fantastic range of Cretan cuisine. They offer a delectable selection of traditional Greek dishes cooked in wood ovens. Some popular dishes include Anogianoapaki, lamb with potatoes and Cretan wines. You can enjoy a leisurely meal seated outdoors under flowering vines as you enjoy their delicious offerings.

3. Namaste Indian Restaurant - Namaste Indian Restaurant is a famous Indian restaurant in Athens, Greece that serves a delectable selection of various Indian specialities. Its most famous dishes are Chicken Tikka Masala, Vegetable Samosa, Lamb Biryani, Kulfi and Mango Lassi. The best part about dining here is that you can dig into lip-smacking dishes while enjoying a view of the Acropolis.

4. Red Elephant - The Red Elephant is a renowned Indian Restaurant in the heart of Athens. It is particularly famous for its use of fresh and high-quality ingredients which is reflected in its mouth-watering dishes. Must-try dishes here are tandoori chicken, mushroom rice, cheese naan and chana masala.

5. Jaipur Palace Plaka - The Jaipur Palace is a famous Indian restaurant in Plaka Athens and it has several other branches in Santorini and Mykonos. It is famous for Rogan Gosh, Paneer Pakoda, Chicken Tikka Salad, Prawn Vindaloo, and Kulfi. The restaurant is ideal for private dinners as well as planned events such as birthdays or other gatherings.

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How much does a Greece trip cost?

On average, a trip to Greece will cost about INR 80,000 per person for a 6-day 5-night tour. You can visit popular destinations like Athens, Santorini and Mykonos during your trip. Thrillophilia’s Greece package cost depends on the number of destinations, the type of accommodation, sightseeing, guided tours and activities. Luxury packages can go beyond INR 1,50,000 to 2,00,000 that include stays in 5-star properties and a wide variety of activities and tours.

How much does it cost to go to Greece for 1 week?

A Greece trip package cost for a week will be in the range of INR 75,000 to 1,50,000 per person. Our tour packages are inclusive of accommodations, sightseeing, guided tours and activities making sure you have a hassle-free trip. Booking these tour packages is not only convenient but will also enhance your experiences in Greece as these are well-planned packages that ensure you enjoy the best that this place has to offer.

Do you need a visa to visit Greece?

Depending on your country of residence you can travel visa-free or avail the facility of visa on arrival. Greece has this arrangement with 183 countries. Citizens of countries not included in this list need to apply for a prior visa.

How much is the Greece visa fee?

Greece is part of the Schengen Agreement and you will need a Schengen Visa to visit this country. The Greece visa fee for Indians is about INR 7800 which is valid for 180 days from the date of issue. The cost of the visa for kids between the age of 6 to 12 years is INR 3700 and for children below the age of 6 years the visa is free. 

What's the currency of Greece?

Greece is part of the European Union hence the currency of Greece is the Euro(INR 92 approx). The denominations of Euro come in 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5. It is best to have a small sum converted before you reach Greece as this will help you to make hassle-free payments if cash is needed. 

How much money is required for the Greece tour?

For 7-day Greece guided tour packages you will need about INR 1,35,000 to 1,50,000 per person. This will cover accommodation, transportation, meals and guided tours to major attractions of the destinations you choose to include in your tour. You can choose to visit Athens, Santorini, Mykonos, Crete and Corfu giving two days each to Athens and Santorini and one day in Mykonos. Then head to Crete and divide the remaining 4 days between these two destinations.

Is Greece costly for Indians?

Thrillophilia’s Greece trip packages from India are not expensive if you pick the right itinerary and do your research well about the best places to explore to cut down costs. You can visit some of the most interesting places without going over your budget. A 7-day trip to Greece for two people can cost around INR 1,50,000 for two people.

This cost varies on your choice of accommodation, destinations, and activities you wish to include. Greece is a pocket-friendly destination and you can enjoy many of its attractions and unique offerings even on a shoestring budget. You just need to do your research well and choose a Greece tour package cost that matches your budget.

How many days trip is good for Greece?

A 7 to 10-day Greece trip package offers you a good opportunity to see the magic of this beautiful country. During this trip, you get to visit and explore the various iconic attractions of Athens, Santorini, Mykonos, Crete and Corfu to get the best of what Greece has to offer. 

Why is Greece so famous?

Greece is an ancient country of Greece which is famous for its magnificent blend of jaw-dropping landscapes, pristine beaches, historical ruins and flavourful cuisine. The country is full of beautiful islands and ancient cities, each having its own unique beauty and rich history dating back several centuries. The country also boasts of 18 UNESCO Heritage-listed sites located in its cities such as Acropolis, Delphi, Olympia, Delos and more.

Which month is best to visit Greece?

Greece is a wonderful destination that can be visited all year round. The ideal time to visit Greece is in the spring between March to May and in the autumn between September to October. The weather is pleasant and not too hot during this time with temperatures ranging between 16°C to 20°C. 

Is food expensive in Greece?

Food prices depend on which island/city you are visiting and where you plan to eat. On average, street food will cost around Rs. 500 per person and a restaurant meal will cost around Rs. 3000 per person. Breakfast meals are usually less expensive than lunches and dinners.

How to plan a Greece trip in 5 days?

Pick the season you wish to visit then plan on the destinations you want to include in your 5-day trip. You can stay and explore Athens for 2 days then spend 1 day exploring Santorini or Mykonos and two days for Crete or Corfu. Plan your trip based on your interests and what you want to do so that you can make the most of the 5 days you are here.

What are the best adventure activities in Greece?

1. Rock climbing: Greece, and especially the Kalymnos island, is a paradise for rock climbers and must be included in your Greece tour packages. There are more than 2000 climbing routes perfect for beginners and experienced climbers.

2. Skiing: Greece has world-famous pistes to make skiing a memorable experience here. The slopes in charming alpine villages of Northern Greece like Seli and those of Tria Pente Pigadia Ski Centre are some of the best places to explore.

3. White water rafting: Head over to the Epirus mountains and the Peloponnese to Rivers like Lousios and Voidomatis that have some of the most stunning rafting routes in the world. You will cruise through thick pinewoods and under waterfalls accompanied by gorgeous views of snow-capped mountains.

4. Mountain biking: Greece’s scenic beauty and rugged biking trails are amongst the best in the world. Some of the best routes to include in your tour packages of Greece go through Peloponnese, famous for its historic attractions like Nafplio & Mycenae, Eretria for the House of Mosaics, Ancient Theatre of Eretria, and Temple of Daphnephoros Apollo.

5. Kayaking: Explore and savour the beauty of Greece as you cruise over its waters and go below the surface to see the underwater life. Some of the best kayaking tours happen at Crete’s protected bay area of Loutro and include snorkelling, swimming, exploring sea caves, and trying out traditional food.

Which are the best places to visit in Greece with family?

1. Acropolis, Athens: Listed amongst the UNESCO Heritage-listed sites located in Greece, Acropolis is known for being one of the greatest architectural contributions by the Greeks which can captivate any age group. Visit this ancient Greek Citadel that has been built high above the city of Athens and is included in all  Greece travel packages. 

2. Parthenon In Athens: Dedicated to Goddess Athena, after whom Athens has been named, the Parthenon is the crown jewel of the Acropolis. Explore the Peripteral Octastyle Doric temple built on top of a rock mountain and admire its architectural features with your loved ones.

3. Santorini: All Greece trip packages include a visit to Santorini, which looks like a fairyland and is a wonder for kids. With its whitewashed buildings, spiral pathways, haphazard but endearing little vibrant houses, towering sapphire domes, and stretches of azure water, you can spend a day or two revelling in the beauty of the island for some amazing memories. 

4. Apokoronas: Embark on a unique tour of bread baking and cheese tasting at Apokoronas, for which the island is well known. The town, with its blue water and lush greenery, is also ideal for kids and non-swimmers to indulge in splashing in the shallow water beaches.

Which are the best beaches to visit in Greece?

1. Agios Prokopios Beach: Considered to be amongst the longest and the most beautiful beaches in Greece, this stuns you with its powder blue waters, golden sands, souvenir shops, and amazing street food taverns. So must include this in your Greece tour packages.

2. Porto Katsiki Beach: The stunning blue waters of this beach give a stunning contrasting colour to its dramatic white cliff landscape. The beach has lush vegetation thickets with sunbeds that offer private shaded spots to enjoy the beauty of the place.

3. Navagio Beach: Translating to ‘Shipwreck Bay’, this is famous beach houses a wrecked ship stranded here since 1983. Besides the stunning beauty, the beach also has amazing seaside caves that you can explore during Greece tours.

4. Elafonisi Beach: This is one of the few pink sand beaches in the world and is a must-visit. There are several lagoons of crystal blue water beside the sea that add a magical depth to the landscape.

5. Kamari Beach: This black sandy beach, due to the presence of an active volcano, is the longest beach in Santorini. It is perfect for enjoying diving, paddle boating, and beach volleyball, or simply soaking in the tree-lined beauty of the beach.

Which are the famous historical places to visit in Greece?

1. The Acropolis: The most famous of all the historical sites in Greece, The Acropolis houses the ruins of some of the most important 5th-century heritage sites like the Old Temple of Athena, Parthenon, and Erechtheion. This UNESCO Heritage site was used as a site of worship as well as a defence area.

2. Grand Master’s Palace: Located at Rhodes, this majestic 14th-century palace belongs to the knights of Rhodes and is famous for its medieval-style architecture.

3. Ancient Mycenae: The local civilisation here is considered to be the first one to settle in Greece. The place now houses the remains of the fortified city consisting of Cyclopean Walls, treasuries, and Lion’s Gate.

4. Ancient Olympia: This UNESCO Heritage site is said to have inspired the modern Olympics and ranks top while designing Greece holiday packages. Dedicated to Zeus, this site holds 70 historical buildings, museums, and the remains of the humongous amphitheatre where the first ancient Greek Olympic games were held.

5. Delphi: Delphi is amongst the most important preserved archaeological sites in Greece that comprises the Temple of Apollo, Parnassos caves dating back to 4000 years, Oracle of Pythia, and the altar of Zeus amongst others.

What are the most romantic things to do in Greece?

1. Watch a magical sunset at Santorini: Sunsets in Santorini are not only magical but also romantic. This township is adorned with bright charming white and blue colored houses that create a romantic vibe for the honeymoon couples heading over to Greece. In the evening hours of your Greece Tour Packages, you can catch beautiful sunset views from the Greek Mainland. 

2. Unwind at Shipwreck Beach & Navagio Bay: 
Shipwreck Beach and Navagio Bay happen to be one of the most picturesque locations in Greece where you unwind yourself with your beloved partner. You can head out to visit the shipwreck spot during your Greece Tour Packages in the midst of azure blue waters. Capture some of romantic pictures in the beautiful backdrop of nature.

3. Witness the pink corals at Elafonissi Beach: 
Spending some private moments at the famous Elafonissi Beach witnessing the pink corals, you will be able to create some wonderful memories. You can spend time at the beach relaxing and sunbathing in the summer months which extends from the month of July to the month of August.

4. Enjoy a romantic getaway at Monemvasia: 
Monemvasia happens to be a romantic destination in Greece that attracts romantic couples from all over the world. Heading out to this place, you will be able to witness the perfect blend of beauty and architecture. You will come across years of unique historical heritage with your beloved partner during your honeymoon trip.

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Which are the best cruising tours in Greece?

1. Mykonos cruise: This cruise operated by Royal Caribbean International promises not only stupendous sights, but also visits the centuries-old Drogarati Caves, the city of Athens, and a visit to Argostoli for seeing the rich heritage and indulging in local food.

2. Piraeus cruise: One of the few cruise liners to visit this less-visited but stupendous port is Silversea. This is one of the best ways to see architecture dating to the Ottoman times and visit offbeat places like Patmos, Sesklo, and Dimini.

3. Athens city cruise: There are several cruises that start from Athens and take you to three islands in a day like Poros, Aegina, and Hydra. You will be treated to live orchestra, local food & drinks, and even Greek dance lessons and are the highlight of Greece holiday packages.

Which are the best places for boating in Greece?

Greece is one of best places to sail in the turquoise waters and explore the untamed marine life. Let the adventure begin by taking a sailing trip from the wide range of boating options available on this vast shoreline of Greece. There are many islands and spots that offer boating excursions on Greece trip for you to give a truly unique phenomenon in the European continent. Have a look at some of the best spots and islands where you can take these interesting boating tours:

  • Santorini Sailing (Firostefani)
  • Levante Speedboat Excursions (Tsilivi)
  • Oneiro Milos (Adamas)
  • Santorini Sea Kayak - Day Tours (Akrotiri)
  • The Cyclades Islands
  • The Saronic Gulf
  • The Ionian Sea
  • The Sporades Islands
  • Sunset Oia Sailing Cruises (Oia)
  • Zeus Superior Boat Trips (Kardamena)

Which are the best water sports activities to do in Greece?

1. Snorkelling: Greece, with its azure sea, is well known for snorkelling, and it is an experience which you must not miss out on in your Greece packages. Let experienced divers train you on the water current, and you will be all set to explore the underwater world.

2. Scuba Diving:  Scuba diving is another exciting water sport which must find its place in all Greece vacation packages. You can marvel at various scuba diving destinations, but primarily go on Nea Makri in Athens for an exhilarating water sport.

3. Rafting: One of the best adventurous activities in Greece that you can indulge in is rafting. The country has thirty rivers with varying levels of difficulty and has several stretches to choose from for this enjoyable activity. While on your rafting journey, feel an adrenaline rush as you pass exhilarating passages, waterfalls and whirlpools.

4. Wakeboarding: Another exhilarating adventure worth participating in is Wakeboarding. You will be able to indulge in this experience along the entire stretch of the Athenian Riviera, starting from Vouliagmeni onwards. Feel excited as you stand on a wakeboard and get towed into the water by a boat, with water from the sea slashing on your body.

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