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GLORIOUS GREECE 


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?October 2 - 8, 2024 

7 Days 6 Nights

Athens, Santorini & Mykonos Greece

Tour The Birthplace Of Western Civilization - Greece

This Glorious Greece tour will take you to the most sand-sational beaches of Greece along with the raw and rollicking heart of Athens where ancients myths and modern influences combine.

Immerse yourself into the wild and child Mykonos and, and sail into Mediterranean waters, fancy yourself at the majestic ruins. Get yourself pampered in the Instagrammable streets of Santorini.

Travel Highlights

    Choose an optional tour and marvel at the wonders of the classical era, including the new Acropolis museum and much more.

     Come aboard and take in the stunning Mykonian sunset! Set sail for a spectacular view of Mykonos.

     Take an optional tour and enjoy the Volcano trip, as well as a visit to the hot springs and soaking in the hot springs.

     Take in the mesmerizing sunsets and renownedly dramatic views of Santorini.

Itinerary Details

Itinerary (Arrival At Athens Airport; Departure From Santorini Airport)

Day

1

Athens - Arrival (ATH)

Upon arrival at Athens Airport meet with our representative and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.

 Overnight: Athens

Day

2

OPTIONAL Athens City Tour 
Breakfast is at hotel.

Optional Athens City Tour at an additional cost.
Today you may take the Optional tour to enjoy the Athens city, which will give you an opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first Olympic Games of modern times were held in 1896 (short stop).

Continue and pass by the Prime Minister’s residence (ex Royal Palace) guarded by the Euzones in their colorful uniform, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the memorial to the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library and the Constitution Square (Syntagma).

On the Acropolis, visit the Architectural Masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion, and finally "the harmony between material and spirit", the monument that "puts order in the mind", the Parthenon. Continue and visit the place where at last the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The new Acropolis museum. After that, return to the hotel. Free afternoon.

 Overnight: Athens

 Meals: Breakfast

Day

3

Athens - Mykonos

Breakfast in the hotel. Early in the morning you will be transferred to Piraeus port. Embarkation on your ferry and sail off to Mykonos Island. Upon arrival in Mykonos transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.

 Overnight: Mykonos

 Meals: Breakfast

Day

4

Mykonos

Breakfast in the hotel. Take the day free at leisure in some of the many cosmopolitan sandy beaches of the island, shopping or discovering the famous for its white washed houses and vivid night life, Mykonos Town. Optional choice to explore the island of Mykonos or visit the near by islands of Tinos and Delos with one of the plenty tours provided.

 Overnight: Mykonos

 Meals: Breakfast

Day

5

Mykonos - Santorini

Breakfast in the hotel. Check out and transfer to Mykonos port. Ferry embarkation and sail off to Santorini Island. Upon arrival in Santorini transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.

 Overnight: Santorini

 Meals: Breakfast

Day

6

OPTIONAL TOUR -(Sunset on Board) Santorini Volcano Cruise

Breakfast is at hotel.

Optional tour of Santorini Volcano Cruise at an additional cost.

Today you may take the Optional excursion. Start from the main port of Santorini Athinios port. The bus will pick you up from the nearest pick up point close to your location where one of our guide will guide you in one of our boats. The tour will start at 10:15. Our first destination will be the famous volcano of Santorini! After 20 minutes sailing, we will reach NeaKameni’s jetty. If you are interested to be guided at the volcano, you need to pay required entrance fee. You will stay at the volcanic island for 1.5 hr and in the end you will embark again to our boat for the next stop. Our next stop will be the island of PaleaKameni where the famous hot springs are located on the west side. We will stop there for 30 min at a distance of 30 meters from the shallow waters of Agios Nicholaos’ beach.

Next stop is the island of Thirassia.  Thirassia is a miniature of what Santorini used to be several years ago. Today is a virgin island, still untouched by tourism and modern life Style. We will stay there for 2 hours, so as to explore this picturesque and traditional village as well as to taste the authentic Santorinian cuisine. In the end of our tour, the disembarkation will be in the magical port of Oia. From there, you can either climb the 200 landings of the port or by using the local donkeys and pay the fee. After reaching the top of the village, you will have the chance to explore the unique alleys, discover its rich market as well as to enjoy the most breathtaking sunset of your life! After the sunset, you will head for the spot that our buses will be waiting you to take you back to your place.

 Overnight: Santorini

 Meals: Breakfast

Day

7

Santorini - Departure (JTR)

Breakfast in the hotel. Check out and transfer to the airport for your departure flight.   

End of trip.    Meals: Breakfast

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Pricing Info

Culture Holidays

Santorini Traditional Bus Tour

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Day 6 Full Day Tour

Duration 10 hours


Explore the island of Santorini in a day by joining Bus Tour.

Learn about the history of the island, admire the architecture of its traditional villages, lei-sure at its volcanic beaches and live Oia’s sunset experience!

1. Emporio Village Explore one of the oldest and most authentic traditional villages of Santorini, built like a small labyrinth and visit its medieval fortress (15th century).

2. Akrotiri Excavation Site Guided tour of the so-called “Prehistoric Pompei” or “Lost Atlantis”, buried and preserved by the volcanic ash of one of the largest volcanic eruptions in human history (17th century BC).

3. Perissa Beach Enjoy free time to have lunch and relax at one of the longest black sandy beaches in the Cyclades and the most popular beach of Santorini.

4. Santorini Winery Taste Santorini’s distinctive wines and learn about one of the oldest vineyards in Europe.

5. Profitis Ilias Mountain Finish your tour with a short stop at the highest peak of Santorini (567 meters) to admire the striking panoramic view of the entire island.

6. Oia Village Transfer to the popular village of Oia and the most photographed place in Greece.

Enjoy free time to experience its legendary sunset.


Inclusion Details

Pick up/drop off, Wine tasting (3 wines)

Not included: Entrance fees at Akrotiri archaeological site, lunch.


$114.00
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Culture Holidays

Caldera, Oia (Volcano Hot Springs Thirassia Oia Sunset 

Day 6 Full Day Tour

Departure Time: 11:00am 

Return Time: After Sunset


Sailing with traditional wooden boat kaiki to the volcano.

Climb up approx. 30 min. and explore dramatic rocky scenery (1,5h).

Swim on the hot springs (30 min) – the boat stops approx.. 70meters from the hot springs area.

You need to be able to swim this distance & back.

Swimming is at your own responsibility.

Thirassia, Fisherman Island, free time for lunch (not included) or swimming (1,5h).

Oia - climb up 200 steps to reach the top of the village; free time to enjoy the most beautiful sunset.

Return from Oia by bus after sunset (included).


Inclusion Details

Multilingual Escort & Transfer from all destinations’ meeting point -except Oia- to Athinios Port is included.

The guide stays on board after arrival in the port underneath Oia.

Lunch & Entrance fees are not included in price.


$109.00
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Culture Holidays

Santorini Wine Adventure (Santorini)

Day 6 Half Day Sunset Tour

Departure Time: Noon

Return Time: 4:30pm


Itinerary: Take this half-day wine tour of the Santorini countryside and visit the most distinctive wineries on the island.

Taste a selection of 12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece.

Winemaking on Santorini dates back more than 4.000 years and the tour covers the most traditional wineries of the island, starting at a vineyard on the volcanic soils.

Stroll through the unique basket vines, learning about the unique viticulture that makes vine-growing in Santorini respected worldwide for its distinctive means of production.

Learn the island’s history through its wine-making from your wine-expert guide as you move between the most legendary wineries, all acclaimed by international experts. Taste the major wine styles of Santorini such as Assyrtiko, Nykteri, Vinsanto accompanied by local delicacies, such as cheese and local snacks. 

Inclusion Details

Hotel pickup and drop-off Transportation by deluxe air-conditioned mini-van.  Visits at three renowned Santorini wineries featured in respected wine magazines such as Wine Spectator & Robert Parker 12 different wine-tastings from Santorini and Greece English-speaking wine expert guide / Sommelier Mini wine-tasting tutorial of Greek wines Local cheese and snacks to eat alongside wine-tastings. 


 All taxes Admissions and tasting fees at the wineries.


$230.00
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Culture Holidays

Wyndham Grand Athens


Wyndham Grand Athens hotel welcomes you, fully renovated, to a new haven of affordable luxury in the center of Athens. Conveniently located right next to Metaxourgeio metro station Wyndham Grand Athens hotel is the ideal starting point to explore every major attraction and significant landmarks within minutes. 

Luxury and comfort come standard in every room at Wyndham Grand Athens. The Standard Double Atrium View room features a king-sized bed, a functional working desk with Espresso machine and a spacious bathroom with luxurious bathroom amenities. Pillowtop mattresses and Egyptian cotton linens offer a comfortable, good night’s sleep and a free Super-Fast Wi-Fi keeps you connected. Select your favorite TV Satellite Channel in the LED LCD TV 43’’while enjoying our in-room special dining options. The window offers natural daylight from the hotel atrium and view to FOS Restaurant on the ground floor.



$2572.00
$1868.00 per person
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Culture Holidays

Delphi  (Athens) 

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Day 2 Full Day Tour

Departure Time 8:45am

Return Time: 7:00pm


Drive through the fertile plain of Beotia, crossing the towns of Thebes connected with the tragedy of King Oedipus -Levadia and Arachova (short stop on the way back).

Arrive at Delphi, the center of the ancient world - the “Omphalos” (Navel of Earth) – whose prestige extended far beyond the boundaries of the Hellenic World. On the slopes of Mount Parnassus, in a landscape of unparalleled beauty and majesty, lie the ruins of the Sanctuary of Apollo, the most famous oracle of the ancient world. Visit the Treasury of the Athenians, the Temple of Apollo and the Museum containing masterpieces of the ancient Greek sculpture such as the bronze Charioteer, the famous athlete Aghias and the Sphinx.

Lunch in the modern village of Delphi, and return back to Athens by the same route.


$152.00
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Culture Holidays

Santorini Palace Hotel



Santorini Palace Hotel one of the most prestigious hotels in the island.  Santorini Palace Hotel is located only a few meters away from the cliff of the Caldera and the panoramic view of the volcano.  The hotel offers a combination of beautiful Cycladic architecture, open spaces and proximity to interesting sites.




$2572.00
$1868.00 per person
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Culture Holidays

The Acropolis And the New Acropolis Museum (Athens)

Day 2 Half Day Tour

Departure: 8:45am

Return Time: 1:30pm


This tour gives you the opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such a fascinating city. Our expert guides will take you to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896 (short stop). Continue and pass by the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma).

At the Acropolis you will visit the architectural masterpieces of the Golden Age of Athens: The Propylaea, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion and finally “the harmony between material and spirit”, the monument that “puts order in the mind”, the Parthenon. Continue and visit a must-see in Athens, the place where finally the statues found their home and admire the wonders of the classical era: The New Acropolis Museum, voted by the Sunday Times as the 3rd best museum of the world. N.B. 1) Due to certain restrictions in the visiting hours of the New Acropolis museum the order of the program can change. N.B. 2)

Clients staying at the coast will be transferred back to their hotels with the Cape Sounion Tour bus.

Inclusion Details

Sightseeing of The Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum


$116.00
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Culture Holidays

Palos Town Boutique Hotel

Palos Town Boutique Hotel invites you to a relaxing refuge of calm situated less than a 2-minute drive from Mykonos mail town.  Discover a charming retreat that beautifully blends the breezy Cycladic surroundings with modern decor and architectural minimalism.  A cozy next of serenity and straightforward comfort excellently placed to give you easy access to the highlights of the island and its vibrant Chora. 




$2572.00
$1868.00 per person
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Delos (Mykonos)

Day 4 Half Day Tour

Departure Time: 10am

Return Time : 2:30pm


Visit one of the most important archaeological sites of Greece: THE ANCIENT SACRED ISLAND OF DELOS! Only a 45 minute boat ride away from Mykonos Delos was the center of the Cyclades of the ancient world, the island of light, birthplace of Apollon and Artemis, home to the first multicultural civilization and trade.

There is a lot to see: having been inhabited between 2500 and 69 b.c. Delos boasts of many treasures remaining from these times like the ancient market place Agora, the famous terrace of the Naxos lions, the holy lake, the ancients living quarters and theatre that give you a lively vision of the daily life then; especially the houses of Dionysos, Kleopatra, the Trident, the Masks, the Dolphins with their mosaics are a fantastic experience of art not to be missed.

Furthermore there are the Temple of Isis, the Egyptian goddess, the Roman water system and cisterns and the wonderful museum with plenty of breathtaking mosaics, statues and many more objects found during the excavations.

On our guided tour you depart at 10pm from the old pier in Mykonos Town and you return at 2.30 pm. If you wish to remain a little bit longer you can also take the last boat back at 3 pm in order to have some time at leisure or maybe climb on Mount Kynthos to enjoy the view over all the surrounding Cycladic islands.


$134.00
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Additional Info

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Do U.S. citizens need a visa and a passport to travel? Any other ID or documents needed to travel from the USA besides a passport?

Yes, the passport is always required to travel for US Citizens. Apart from Passport & Visa no other ID is required.

What type of Visa is required to travel ?

You require a tourist visa to travel.

Do military or senior citizen discounts apply?

The prices are already discounted and further discounts are not available.

What is your refund/cancellation policy if someone backs out of the trip?

Please click the link below to refer to our terms & conditions & cancellation policy.
 Terms & Conditions
Can additional nights be purchased?
Yes, additional nights can be purchased. Pre or Post tour.
Can I add Flights?
Yes, There is an option to add Flights when you Book the package.


Insurance Info

Complete the form below:

Travel Insurance Form - Complete this Form

Passport/Visa Acknowledgement of Risk - Complete this Form

Passport Information Form - Complete this Form


Documentation Required for Trip

Passport Required


Payment Info

A Non-Refundable Deposit of $200 Per Person is Due to Secure your Reservation in this Group Trip. 

After you have made your deposit, you will receive a receipt of your booking.

Once payment has been processed and If you have selected to add flights and or insurance to your booking, you will receive a quote for your approval with those add ons within 3 business days.

Monthly Payments will be divided up by your Total Balance due on the day that your reservation is created.

No Refunds will be given for any payments made on your booking.

All Cancelations must be in writing via emailed to qstravelservice@gmail.com 10 days before your payment is due in addition to the following cancelation policies written below in red to allow for processing.

Monthly Payments are highly recommended but not required.

Final Payment on All Reservations made; the Total Amount Balance Due Date is AUGUST 3, 2024. *No exceptions* 

The reservation will cancel if Final Payment is not made on the Final Due Date and Travel Credits will be given accordingly.


Disclaimer Info

Qs Travel Service, LLC., offers retail travel services to customers, which are provided by separate and independent vendors of travel services. 

Qs Travel Service, LLC., does not operate, control, or otherwise provide the services of the independent travel vendors.

Hence, customer agrees that Qs Travel Service, LLC., acts only as agent for the client in acquiring transportation, hotel accommodations, sightseeing, and other privileges, or services for the clients’ benefit, and on the express condition that Qs Travel Service, LLC., shall not be responsible for any loss, accident, injury, delay, defect, omission or irregularity which may occur or be occasioned, whether by reason of any act, negligence or default of any company or person engaged in or responsible for carrying out any of the arrangements, or otherwise in connection there with.


Vaccine/Testing Requirements

NO VACCINE REQUIRED AT THIS TIME


Cancellation Policy

POLICY REGARDING CANCELLATION / NO SHOW / EARLY DEPARTURE

In the event of cancellation of travel arrangements due to any reasons–we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the time/date we receive your intimation in writing. Cancellation fees as below apply to the land packages and/or services.


  • 120 - 61 days prior to arrival–25% of the Tour.
  • 60 - 31 days prior to arrival–40% of the Tour.
  • 30 - 07 days prior to arrival–75% of the Tour.
  • 06 days - 72 hours prior to arrival - 90% of the Tour.
  • Less than 72 hours or No Show–No Refund.

For any train or flight tickets involved, the refund will be applicable as per the advised cancellation policy at the time of booking. In case of special train journey and high peak season bookings (from 20th Dec to 15th Jan) a separate cancellation policy is applicable (which would be advised as and when required).


REFUNDS

In regard to refund of unused / unutilized services (which are paid for and cancelled in advance) the refund amount would be worked out on the basis of cancellation policy as described above and the money would be accordingly refunded to the person who has made the payment to us. Please note that the refund process may take 2 - 4 weeks due to banking procedures. If the refund is made to the credit card account OR to Bank account, the bank charges would be debited from the refund amount.

No refund or reduction will be made to any member in respect of airfare, accommodation, meals, sightseeing tours, transport or any other services which are included in the tour fare out not utilized by the tour member due to personal reasons.