Trace the spark of Greek genius—from the Cycladic and Minoan civilizations to the classical era—that blossomed in the Aegean and left an indelible mark on our heritage. Our new Classic Land Journey features mainland Greece as well as the islands of Santorini and Crete.

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 The Acropolis of Athens  The Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens  Temple at Delphi  The view from the cliff-top on Santorini  View of church domes from cliff-top Fira on Santorini  The Palace of Knossos on the island of Crete. Credit: Gloria Baxevanis  Throne room in the Palace of Knossos  The Corinth Canal  The dramatic theater at Epidaurus  The Lion's Gate at Mycenae

Classical Greece

14 days from $6,392

Trace the spark of Greek genius—from the Cycladic and Minoan civilizations to the classical era—that blossomed in the Aegean and left an indelible mark on our heritage. Our new Classic Land Journey features mainland Greece as well as the islands of Santorini and Crete.

or Call 855-330-1542

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Elia Ermou Athens Hotel

Athens, Greece

Opened in late 2018, the Elia Ermou Hotel stands in central Athens, in the foothills of the Acropolis and close to many other historical sites. Amenities of this stylish, contemporary hotel include two restaurants (one with rooftop seating and an unobstructed view of the Acropolis), café with library, fitness center, spa with a range of treatments (some at additional cost), sauna, laundry and dry cleaning services (for a fee), and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access. Each air-conditioned guest room features a clean, modern design and has private bath with hair dryer, in-room safe, minibar, tea- and coffee-making facilities, TV, and phone.

Number of nights: 1

Hotel Divani Palace Acropolis (June 1 departure only)

Athens, Greece

The Divani Palace Acropolis enjoys an ideal location, just a few blocks from the celebrated Acropolis and close to shopping, Constitution Square, and the popular Plaka district. Hotel amenities include a restaurant, bar, and seasonal rooftop garden; outdoor swimming pool; laundry and dry cleaning service (for a fee); shopping; and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access. Each guest room is air conditioned and has private bath with hair dryer, minibar, in-room safe, TV, and phone.

Number of nights: 1

Kandia’s Castle Resort & Thalasso

Kantia, Greece

Located on an undeveloped stretch of the Peloponnesian coast, Kandia’s Castle Resort & Thalasso takes full advantage of its seafront location. The hotel was designed to evoke the appearance of a medieval castle, and includes two restaurants, two bars (including a poolside bar), full spa, indoor swimming pool, sprawling saltwater outdoor pool overlooking the beach (Greece’s largest hotel pool), fitness center, and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access. Air-conditioned guest rooms have ocean views and include private bath with hair dryer, in-room safe, minibar, TV, and phone.

Number of nights: 3

Aquila Atlantis Hotel

Heraklion, Crete, Greece

Recently renovated in 2013, the Aquila Atlantis Hotel sits in the heart of Heraklion, just a short walk from the harbor and the Castello a Mare. The hotel offers a modern, airy atmosphere that includes a restaurant, bar, two swimming pools (one indoor and one outdoor with views over the harbor), full spa, laundry and dry cleaning service (for a fee), and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access. Air conditioned guest rooms have private bath with hair dryer, in-room safe, tea- and coffee-making facilities, TV, and phone.

Number of nights: 3

Santorini Palace Hotel

Fira, Santorini, Greece

The Santorini Palace Hotel sits within walking distance of downtown Fira, and just steps from the cliff of the island’s caldera, which offers stunning ocean views. This contemporary hotel offers a range of amenities including a restaurant and bar, swimming pool with snack bar, fitness center, spa, sauna, hot tub, laundry and dry cleaning service, and complimentary Wi-Fi internet access. Air-conditioned guest rooms feature minimalist white walls and furnishings to match the island’s aesthetic, and include private bath with hair dryer, in-room safe, and phone.

Number of nights: 2