Greece + Optional Greek Islands

28 April - 6 May 2020 Solo travellers 40+ years

Greece is ancient cultural, stunning scenery, quaint towns, vibrant cities, traditional cuisine, friendly locals, mountains and the coast. All of this makes for a diverse and impressive touring country, and it’s clear why Greece is the up and coming European destination that’s now on many more traveller ‘must visit’ destinations list.

From Thessaloniki, travel to Athens along the way discovering the major highlights and the not so well known but delightful stops including Meteora, Delphi and more. You’ll have an in depth discovery of the bustling city of Athens and a day out on the island of Hydra. Arriving to Athens enjoy a superb three night stay with some magnificent highlights including a day trip to the very charming island of Hydra, a gastronomic walking tour with a grazing luncheon, an impressive visit to the Acropolis, along with stunning highlight dinner admiring the night time view to the Acropolis.


Take the option to extend your Greece travels with a three island visit including Crete, Santorini and Paros. All with their own unique character and different. There’s the ideal blend of touring and time to relax and soak up the atmosphere of Greece’s beautiful island lifestyle. INCLUSIONS: GREECE (MAINLAND) 9 DAYS - INCLUSIONS:


• 8 nights, quality hotel stays

• 8 breakfasts

• 1 lunch

• 4 dinners including local restaurants and highlight dinner evenings

• All sightseeing entry and participation fees as detailed by visits on the itinerary

• English-speaking tour director escorting the group

• English-speaking local guidesTRAVEL

• Return ferry, Port of Piraeus to Hydra

• Air conditioned private group transport for all touring

• One way ferry Paros to Port of Piraeus


• 10 breakfasts

• 2 lunches including a traditional farm lunch

• 2 dinners including highlight local restaurant dining

• All sightseeing entry and participation fees as detailed by visits on the itinerary

• English-speaking tour host escorting the group

• English-speaking local guides

• 10 nights, quality hotel stays (including night in Athens before travelling to Crete)


• One way internal flight Athens to Chania, Crete

• Return ferry Port of Piraeus to Hydra

• One way ferry Heraklion to Santorini

• One way ferry Santorini to Paros

• One way ferry Paros to Port of Piraeus ----------------------------------------------------------------


• Airport transfers #

• Porterage in and out of hotels included where available

• Small group, not more than 16 travellers

This holiday is offered to RSVP members and guests by: ENCOUNTER TRAVEL Call: 1300 653 692 Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm Email: ENCOUNTER TRAVEL A travel agency dedicated to providing holiday groups for single travellers to destinations around Australia and across the globe. From short tropical escapes to adventure trips and leisurely touring, all trips are age-matched and enjoyed with a group of like-minded people. Looking for a roommate? Take advantage of the twin share rate with the room-mate matching service

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