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Fly to Athens with Aegean Air. Transfer to the Pythagorion Hotel (or similar) for 1 night. Time at leisure to enjoy the Greek capital. (N)Day 2: Athens • Serifos
Transfer to the port of Piraeus, for the 2.5-hour crossing to Serifos in the western Cyclades. Transfer to the Dorkas Hotel (or similar) for 2 nights. Free time to explore the local town of Livádion. (B)Day 3: Serifos
Full day to explore Serifos, an island of raw, rugged beauty, steep mountains and broad bays. Be sure to take a ride up to Hora, the island’s ‘capital’, a maze of twisting streets with a neoclassical town hall and a blue-domed church. (B)Day 4: Serifos • Syros
Morning transfer to the port and a 4-hour ferry crossing to Syros. Check in to the Brazzera Hotel (or similar) for 3 nights, a simple but utterly charming property right on the beach. (B)Days 5 & 6: Syros
Two full days to enjoy Syros at leisure. Despite its size, Syros is the most populated Cyclades island and the administrative centre of the region. The main town, Ermoupoli, is a maze of pink and white buildings, tumbling down the hillside and is well worth exploring. (B)Day 7: Syros • Tinos
Transfer and ferry to Tinos, a journey of just 30 minutes. Stay for 3 nights at the Anthea Boutique Hotel (or similar). (B)Days 8 & 9: Tinos
Explore Tinos, known for its Orthodox pilgrimage site, the Church of the Annunciation, in the port and main town (also known as Hora). Outside the town, the island is a patchwork of 40 marble-ornamented villages found in hidden bays and terraced hillsides. (B)Day 10: Tinos • Athens
Return to Athens via a 4-hour crossing to Rafina Port, then transfer to the Pythagorion Hotel (or similar) for 1 night. Free time to enjoy a meal in the Plaka neighbourhood, surrounding the Acropolis. (B)Day 11: Fly home
Transfer to Athens airport and fly home. (B)Meal basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Standard Tour
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
Pythagorion Hotel is a comfortable property furnished to a contemporary standard. It is conveniently situated just 1.5 km from Syntagma Square and within easy walking distance of two Metro stations. Several amenities are available including a bar/lounge and complimentary Wi-Fi. All rooms are also air conditioned and offer tea and coffee making facilities.Features: 56 Rooms, Bar/Lounge, cafe, breakfast room <br>Room amenities: Air conditioning, complimentary Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities, hair dryer, television
Hotel Brazzera is a comfortable boutique property of just 14 rooms overlooking Syros' Finikas beach. The property's small size enables the staff to focus on providing a personalised service to a small number of clients and a number of facilities are available on-site including a bar/lounge, library and terrace. A selection of tavernas and restaurants are also situated within easy walking distance.Features: 14 rooms, library, bar/lounge, terrace<br>Room amenities: Air conditioning, complimentary Wi-Fi, television
With picturesque sea views, Dorkas Studios and Apartments, offer simple but comfortable accommodation combined with excellent local hospitality. The beach is within easy walking distance from the hotel as well as Livadi village centre which offers a choice of tavernas and restaurants.Features: 5 rooms and suites, sun terrace, gardens<br>Room amenities: Complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning, television, toiletries
Featuring an outdoor swimming pool and full service spa, Anthea Hotel is an ideal location for peace and relaxation. The property also offers a number of additional facilities including a restaurant, bar/lounge, and library. All rooms are fully air conditioned and feature complimentary Wi-Fi.Features: 25 rooms, restaurant, bar/lounge, swimming pool, spa, library<br>Room amenities: Wi-Fi, air conditioning, minibar, hair dryer
Low season from £1,240 per person
High season from £1,540 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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