10-Day Greece and Italy Classic Tour

Centuries Bridged: A Dialogue Across Time

Journey through Italy and Greece: Uncover Athenian wisdom, Roman grandeur and Renaissance charm. Explore Acropolis, Colosseum, Uffizi and more! Immerse in history, culture, and captivating beauty.

This 10-day Grecian and Italian adventure is just a starting point – we'll customize it to match your unique desires and travel dreams!

Days:

10±

Price:

from US$4,949 p/p*

Best For:

History Lover

Best Time:

Apr.-Jul./ Sep.- Oct.

Flights:

Europe's included (International on request)

Cancellation Policy:

100% Refund 22 Days before Arrival

Greece and Italy Private Tour (Suggested Route)

Day Highlights
1-3
Athens
Uncover the Hidden Gems of Athens and Delphi
4-6
Rome
Explore the Highlights of Rome and the Vatican
7-10
Florence
Experience Florence's Arts, Culinary and Wine

Greece and Italy Classic Tour Map

Greece and Italy Classic Tour Map
This tour is perfect for history lovers experiencing Greece and Italy's rich history and culture with expert guides. I am here to customize it for you!
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Tour Highlights

Delve into the ancient oracle of Delphi, explore the Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia, and discover the secrets of the Delphi Museum.
Temple of Athena Pronaia in Delphi
Witness the architectural prowess of the Acropolis, feeling the vibrant soul of Athens thrumming alongside its ancient heart.
Parthenon temple
Immerse yourself in the Colosseum's captivating history and legendary battles with priority access and a private guide.
The Colosseum at sunrise
Explore the Vatican Museums' galleries with priority access and witness awe-inspiring masterpieces around every corner.
The spiral staircase  in Vatican Museum
Prepare to be captivated as you witness Michelangelo's masterpiece, "The Creation of Adam," in the Sistine Chapel.
The Creation of Adam in Sistan Chapel
Marvel at Tuscan towns and landscapes as you traverse the Italian countryside aboard a high-speed train.
high speed train in Italy
Uncover the secrets of the Renaissance while exploring Florence's bustling piazzas, from the Duomo to the Uffizi.
Distance view of Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower
Savour the essence of Tuscany in every sip of Chianti, every bite of local delicacies, and every glimpse of San Gimignano's beauty.
Wine taste in Chianti
Stand before Michelangelo's David at the Accademia Gallery in Florence and breathe in the artistic essence of the Renaissance.
Statue of David in Accademia Gallery
Indulge your senses on a guided food tour through Florence's San Lorenzo and savor the delicious flavors of Tuscan cuisine.
Florence food tour

Suggested Itinerary for Inspiration

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Day 1
Athens Arrival
Acropolis and Parthenon Temples During the SunsetAcropolis and Parthenon Temples During the Sunset
  • Welcome to Athens! Upon arrival at Athens Airport, our friendly driver will meet you and transfer you to the hotel.
  • The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore this historic city and create your first impressions.
Day 2
Athens | Discover the Hidden Gems of Athens
the Acropolis in AthensThe Acropolis in Athens
  • Discover the historical sites of Athens with your private guide.
  • Explore the city center and visit the Hellenic Parliament in the Old Royal Palace, the National Library, and the Presidential Mansion.
  • Witness the Evzones in their traditional uniforms at Syntagma Square and the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier.
  • Discover the Hadrian's Arch, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, and the Panathenaic Stadium, famed for holding the first modern Olympic Games in 1896.
  • Ascend the sacred hill of the Acropolis, an ancient citadel crowned by iconic monuments. Immerse yourself in history amidst the Propylaea gateway, the graceful Temple of Athena Nike, and the majestic Parthenon, its grandeur echoing millennia of stories.
  • Wrap up your day's exploration with a visit to the Acropolis Museum, where the treasures unearthed from the ancient citadel come alive.
Day 3
Delphi | Explore the Navel of the Earth
Temple of Athena PronaiaTemple of Athena Pronaia in Delphi
  • Embark on an unforgettable journey to Delphi, the center of the ancient world, and discover its rich mythological history.
  • Experience the picturesque Greek countryside as you delve into the realm of King Oedipus, shaped by the Delphic Oracle's prophecy.
  • Explore the ancient theater, Sacred Way, and Temple of Apollo, unraveling the rituals of the past and unearthing the secrets of this iconic ancient city.
  • Immerse yourself in the heart of ancient Greece at the Delphi Museum. Witness iconic treasures like the Bronze Charioteer, the Naxian Sphinx, the Omphalos, and the Statue of Antinoos, and discover their fascinating stories.
  • Conclude your adventure with a scenic drive back to Athens, passing through the charming village of Arachova.
Day 4
Athens - Rome | The Eternal City Awaits
the Colosseum in RomeThe Colosseum in Rome
  • Unwind and explore Athens one last time before your driver whisks you to the airport for your flight to Rome.
  • Upon your arrival at Rome Fiumicino Airport, your friendly driver will wait for you in the arrivals hall.
  • Relax and travel in comfort as you enjoy a private transfer to your comfortable hotel in Rome.
Day 5
Rome | Explore Ancient Rome's Iconic Sites
Scenic view of Roman Colosseum interior at sunsetScenic view of the Roman Colosseum interior
  • Step into the Eternal City's heart as your private driver whisks you to the Colosseum. An expert guide awaits, ready to begin unlocking the secrets of this ancient marvel on a stress-free 3-hour journey.
  • Skip the queues and immerse yourself in the Colosseum's captivating history. Witness the arena where epic battles unfolded and feel the echoes of the gladiators still resonating in the air.
  • Journey to the Arch of Constantine, a triumphal testament to Roman power. Wander across the verdant slopes of Palatine Hill and delve into the vibrant history of the Roman Forum.
  • Conclude the tour with a comfortable transfer back to your hotel.
Day 6
Rome | Unveil the Vatican's Secrets
The St. Peter's BasilicaThe St. Peter's Basilica
  • Embark on a journey into the heart of Catholicism with a private transfer to Vatican City. Your expert guide awaits, eager to unlock its treasures in 3 hours.
  • Glide through the Vatican Museums with skip-the-line access and marvel at Laocoon's writhing agony and Apollo's celestial glow. Let the Gallery of Maps and Gallery of the Candelabra dazzle your senses with intricate frescoes and sparkling gems.
  • Prepare to be awestruck by the Sistine Chapel. Feel the weight of Michelangelo's genius as "The Creation of Adam" sweeps across the ceiling.
  • Step inside St. Peter's Basilica and be mesmerized by its architectural blend and stunning artworks. Admire Michelangelo's famous dome and the poignant beauty of his Pietà sculpture.
  • Upon completion of the tour, we provide seamless transportation back to your hotel.
Day 7
Rome - Florence | Journey Through the Heart of Italy
High speed train in ItalyEnjoy a high-speed train ride to Florence
  • Make the most of your free time to explore Rome one last time before your driver transfers you to Roma Termini train station for a fast train to Florence.
  • Upon arriving at Firenze S.M. Novella train station, your driver will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel.
  • Embrace the rest of the day for independent exploration and have a first taste of Florence at your own pace.
Day 8
Florence | Stroll Through the Art Galleries
The David in the Accademia GalleryThe David in the Accademia Gallery
  • Uncover the secrets and curiosities of the Accademia Gallery and Uffizi Gallery in a 4-hour private tour.
  • Skip the queues at the Accademia Gallery and explore Michelangelo's iconic David, gazing in awe at its intricate details.
  • Prepare to be dazzled by the Uffizi Gallery, home to masterpieces by Giotto, Masaccio, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, and Michelangelo.
  • After delving into Renaissance masterpieces, return to your hotel with lingering inspiration.
  • In the late afternoon, enjoy a 3-hour Pizza and Gelato Making Class(Join-in). Learn pizza-making magic from a professional chef, mastering dough stretching and crafting the perfect light sauce.
  • Uncover the science behind gelato as you explore fresh ingredients and witness the transformation into creamy perfection.
  • After the tour, head back to the hotel on foot.
Day 9
Florence | Experience Tuscany's Scenery and a Winery
Wine Tasting Beside the Wine CasksWine Tasting Beside the Wine Casks
  • Your expert driver-guide will chauffeur you away on a scenic 4-hour journey to San Gimignano and Chianti.
  • Wander along the cobbled streets of San Gimignano and gaze up at the towering skyline.
  • In Chianti, unlock the secrets of wine production at a family-run winery, sampling their award-winning vintages paired with local delicacies.
  • Following an enriching tour, you will be expertly escorted back to the comfort of your Florence hotel.
Day 10
Florence | Departure
The Ponte Vecchio bridge over Arno riverThe Ponte Vecchio bridge over the Arno River
  • Enjoy free time to explore the lovely city of Florence one last time before your driver transfers you to Florence airport for your flight home.

Hand-picked Hotel

Titania Hotel
Titania Hotel Athens
Grand Hotel Palace Rome
Grand Hotel Palace Rome
Hotel Orto de Medici Florence
Hotel Orto de Medici 

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Private drivers/driver guides and vehicles as listed
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Entry to all attractions on the itinerary
Transportation as listed
Transportation as listed
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