Day 1: Welcome!Arrival in Athens. Transfer to the hotel. Depending on the arrival time: orientation city walk. 1 overnight in Athens.
Day 2: Peloponnese. The agricultural area of NemeaMorning departure. Via Corinth’s Isthmus (short stop) we pass to the Peloponnese. In the viticultural region of Nemea we visit vineyards and a cellar. Local wine testing. We visit as well the archeological site of Ancient Nemea. 2 overnights in Nafplio.
Day 3: Argolis. An agricultural areaIn the region of Argolis we visit citrus crops, plants of fruit packaging and juice production, as well as an organic vegetable farm. In the city of Nafplio we will discover the history and evolution of ouzo, a Greek traditional drink made out of grapes.
Day 4: Argolis. A land of legendsToday we visit the archeological site of Mycenae and Epidaurus, prior to our departure towards the west part of Peloponnese. 1 overnight in Olympia.
Day 5: Olympia, agriculture and history. Trip to Central GreeceAfter visiting the archeological site of Ancient Olympia, we visit organic crops and livestock in the area. Via the straights of Rio-Antirio we accede to Central Greece. We visit the renowned olive grove of Amphissa and a local olive oil press. 1 overnight in Delphi.
Day 6: Delphi and protected designation of origin productsWe visit the archeological site of Delphi, the navel of the ancient world, and the monastery of Osios Loukas. Today we will meet some local cheese with protected designation of origin. Return to Athens. 2 overnights in Athens.
Day 7: AthensWe visit the Agricultural University of Athens and then we do our final cultural tour: the Acropolis, Acropolis’ museum and National Archeological Museum of Athens.
Day 8: Goodbye!Transfer to the airport and farewell.
ACCOMODATIONOvernights in 3* centrally located hotels.
MEALSBreakfast and dinner in the hotel.
Lunch: picnic or light meal in a tavern
SERVICES- Transportation by bus and excursions as describe in the program
- Accommodation and meals as described
- Greek guide
- Professional liability insurance
RATESPlease contact us to send you our offer.
NOT INCLUDED- Flights to/from Athens
- Entrée fees to museums and archeological sites
- Travel insurance
- Diner on day 7
- Ancient Epidaurus