Classical Tour – Athens, Delphi, Olympia, Pylos & Tolon

School tours

From the Parthenon to Mycenae, this packed itinerary brings to life the rich history and mythology of the Classical world

Highlights

  • Delphi, centre of the Ancient Greek universe
  • The statues and ruined temples of Olympia
  • The Mycenaean remains of Nestor’s Palace
  • Spartan relics at the ancient town’s museum
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, full board other centres
  • 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 the hill of the Acropolis, Parthenon and the Acropolis Museum
Evening meal included

Day 3

Breakfast included
Suggested sightseeing - National Archaeological Museum
Depart for Delphi with optional stop at Ossios Loukas
Overnight Delphi - evening meal included

Day 4

Breakfast included
Depart by coach for Olympia via the Rio Andirio Bridge
Overnight Olympia - evening meal included

Day 5

Breakfast included
Depart by coach to Pylos - visit Nestor’s Palace
Overnight Pylos - evening meal included

Day 6

Breakfast included
Depart by coach to Tolon via the ruined cities of Sparta and Mystra
Overnight Tolon - evening meal included

Day 7

Breakfast and packed lunch included
Visit to Nauplion, original capital of Greece and Mycenae, the Homeric city of Agamemnon
Continue to the theatre at Epidavros and Sanctuary of Asklepios
Overnight Tolon - evening meal included

Day 8

Breakfast and packed lunch included
Coach transfer to Athens airport
Return flight to the 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