14 NIGHTS / 16 DAYS
Day 1: Canada - Venice
Flight with a good itinerary.
Day 2: Venice
Arrival at the airport in Venice. You will be greeted by our local representatives and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to start your exploration of the legendary city of Venice.
Day 2 to 4: Venice
All breakfasts at the hotel. 2 days at leisure to discover Venice, "The City of Love", one of the most romantic cities in the world and undoubtedly one of the most beautiful cities on Earth! Follow the Grand Canal up to the Piazza San Marco to visit the famous St Mark's Basilica, an architectural jewel completed in the 11th century. Roam along Venice’s canals and admire palaces that have been occupied by the same old venetian families for centuries. Wander the winding streets and explore the most iconic places of the "Floating City": the Palazzo dei Dogi, symbol of Venice's glorious past and the legendary Rialto Bridge, the oldest of four bridges spanning the Grand Canal bustling with gondolas. Venice is a unique city that has to be visited at least once. (Breakfasts)
Day 4: Venice - Florence
After breakfast at the hotel, make your way to the Venice-Mestre train station to embark on your train toward Florence. Upon arrival at the train station in Florence, make your way to the hotel (taxi or public transport) for your check-in. Rest of the day at leisure to discover the gorgeous city of Florence. (Breakfast)
Day 4 to 6: Florence
All breakfasts at the hotel. 2 days at leisure to explore Florence, dubbed as "The Cradle of the Renaissance", the place where with the help of Michelangelo, Italian art reached its pinnacle. The capital city of Tuscany attracts, every year, crowds from all around the world wishing to contemplate its marvelous churches, its lavish palaces and its impressive museums that make it unique. You will certainly be fascinated by Santa Maria del Fiore, the cathedral dominating the city and more commonly referred to as the Duomo. The beauty of the city even seems to reflect itself on the landscapes surrounding it starting with lush, rolling hills where many gems such as Pisa, Siena and Montepulciano are nestled. (Breakfasts)
Day 6: Florence - Rome
After breakfast at the hotel, make your way to the train station in Florence to embark on your train toward Rome. Upon arrival at the train station in Rome, make your way to the hotel (taxi or public transport) for your check-in. Rest of the day at leisure to start your exploration of the glorious city of Rome. (Breakfast)
Day 6 to 9: Rome
All breakfasts at the hotel. 3 days at leisure to visit Rome, the political and cultural capital of Italy. The "Eternal City" is a huge city that feels like a village. Start your visit with the multiple remains of the largest city of Ancient Rome: the Colosseum, the Forum Romanum and the Pantheon are among the most famous. Stroll through the cobbled streets of the Old Town between Piazza Navona, Campo del Fiori and Piazza di Spagna. Take a break at a cafe to have a delicious typical gelato. Visit the world's largest and most sacred church, St Peter's Basilica in the Vatican and relax in the gardens of Villa Borghese before joining the crowds admiring the Trevi Fountain, a landmark of Rome. In the evening, relax on the patio of a local restaurant and enjoy an aperitivo with your wine. (Breakfasts)
Day 9: Rome - Athens (Greece)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Athens.
Arrival at the airport in Athens. You will be greeted by our local representatives after exiting the customs and transferred to your hotel in Athens. The rest of your day/evening is free for you to relax or start your exploration of the historic city of Athens. (Breakfast)
Day 10: Athens - Paros
After breakfast at the hotel, greeting in the lobby of your hotel and transfer to the port of Athens to embark on a ferry toward Paros.
Arrival at the port of Paros. Greeting by our local representatives and transfer to your hotel in Paros. Enjoy your afternoon and evening at leisure to explore the charming city of Parikia, the capital and the main port of Paros. (Breakfast)
Day 10 to 14: Paros
All breakfasts at the hotel. 4 days to explore the gorgeous island of Paros at leisure. You can also book optional excursions ($) directly at your hotel. (Breakfasts)
With its historical heritage dating back almost 7,000 years, its cultural and architectural wonders such as the Panagia Katapoliani (a Byzantine church built in the 6th century), its fine sand beaches with crystal clear waters and its picturesque villages consisting of white walled houses and narrow streets full of flowers, Paros has everything to seduce travelers.
Day 12: Spend the Day in Naxos
After breakfast, pick-up at your hotel in Paros and transfer to the port to get on the ferry to Naxos. Spend the day at leisure on the idyllic island of Naxos until your return ferry to Paros in the late afternoon. Upon your arrival at the port in Paros, greeting by our local representatives and transfer to your hotel.
A mountainous island which culminates at 1,000 meters above sea level, Naxos is the highest and the largest island of the Cyclades. Famous for its fair white-sand beaches, the longest of the archipelago, Naxos is also the most fertile island with its valleys planted with olive trees, orchards, and vegetable fields. In Naxos (city), climb the winding streets of the old Venitian citadel which has remained intact since the 16th century.
Day 14: Paros - Athens
After breakfast, greeting in the lobby of your hotel and transfer to the port of Paros to embark on a ferry toward Athens. (Breakfasts)
Arrival at the port of Athens. Greeting by our local representatives and transfer to your hotel in Athens. Enjoy the rest of your day/evening to explore the friendly areas of Plaka and Monastiraki and enjoy a glass of wine on a rooftop with views of the Acropolis. (Breakfast)
Day 15: Athens
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a full day at leisure to continue your exploration of Athens. You can also opt for an optional guided tour ($) of the Acropolis.
Optional guided tour ($) of the Acropolis (+ 63 euros taxes included per person, payable at destination):
Discover the ancient citadel of the Acropolis, dedicated to the goddess Athena, where remains of great historic significance can be found, the most famous being the Parthenon. From the Hill of the Muses, where the citadel sits, enjoy great views over Greece's capital. You will also visit the Acropolis Museum, where more than 4,000 objects from the Greek Bronze Age to Byzantine Greece are exhibited.
Day 16: Athens - Canada
Breakfast at the hotel. Greeting in the lobby of your hotel by our local representatives and transfer to the airport for your flight home. (Breakfast)
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