Classics Tour – Athens, Delphi, Olympia & Tolon

School tours

From a relaxed coastal base, this tour covers a wealth of impressive ancient sites to inspire studies for years to come

Highlights

  • The architectural treasures of the Acropolis
  • Delphi, centre of the Ancient Greek universe
  • The statues and ruined temples of Olympia
  • Amazing acoustics at Epidavros arena
Typically £698 per student.
Based on a 7 night tour for 30 students travelling March 2018

What's included: 

  • Return flights UK to Athens
  • Coach for transfers and featured excursions
  • Half board Athens/Delphi/Olympia, full board Tolon
  • Greek Museum Pass
  • Insurance
  • 1 teacher place for every 10 students

Suggested itinerary for School groups

Day 1

Flight to Athens, about 4 hours
Coach transfer
Evening meal included

Day 2

Breakfast included
Half-day introductory coach tour of Athens
Afternoon sightseeing – we suggest hill of the Acropolis, Parthenon and Acropolis Museum
Evening meal included

Day 3

Breakfast included
Your own sightseeing -we suggest National Archaeological Museum
Depart by coach for Delphi with optional stop at Ossios Loukas
Overnight Delphi - evening meal included

Day 4

Breakfast included
Site of the Great Oracle and Cult of Apollo at Delphi, and Delphi Museum
Depart by coach for Olympia via the Rio Andirio Bridge
Overnight Olympia - evening meal included

Day 5

Breakfast included
Olympia, site of the first Olympic games
Coach to Tolon
Overnight Tolon - evening meal included

Day 6

Breakfast and packed lunch included
Theatre at Epidavros and Sanctuary of Asklepios
Continue to ancient Corinth, ancient port, baths of Helen and Acropolis
Overnight Tolon - evening meal included

Day 7

Breakfast and packed lunch included
Visit to Nauplion, original capital of Greece. Tiryns – the birthplace of Hercules. Mycenae, the Homeric city of Agamemnon.
Overnight Tolon - evening meal included

Day 8

Breakfast and packed lunch included
Coach transfer to Athens airport
Return flight to UK
Sarah Jeffreys

A real bonus for our groups is the Greek Museum Pass, which gives free entrance for school groups to state-owned monuments and museums

Sarah Jeffreys Travelbound Greece Specialist
Typically £698 per student.
Based on a 7 night tour for 30 students travelling March 2018

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Our top three excursions were To Delphi, Mycenae and the Palace of Nestor, all of which the students found equally inspirational.

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Typically £698 per student.
Based on a 7 night tour for 30 students travelling March 2018