10-Day Italy and Greece Family Essence Tour

History & Islands: A Mediterranean Rhapsody For Family

Wander Rome's ruins, feel the Athenian pulse, and dive into Santorini's blue bliss. Unwind on Mykonos' beaches, and soak up the sun's rays. Ten days, past & present, family memories to last.

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$3,896 p/p*

Best For:

Families with Teens

Best Time:

Apr. - Jun./ Sep. - October

Flights:

Europe's included (International on request)

Cancellation Policy:

100% Refund 22 Days before Arrival

*The price is based on a private tour for 4 people family during the low tourist season: Nov.-Feb.

Italy and Greece Family Tour (Suggested Route)

Day Highlights
1-3
Rome
Explore the Highlights of Rome and Vatican
4-5
Athens
Uncover the Hidden Gems of Athens
6-7
Santorini
Discover Santorini's Charm
8-10
Mykonos
Stunning Beaches of Mykonos Await

Italy and Greece Family Essence Tour Map

Italy and Italy Family Essence Tour
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Tour Highlights

Wander Santorini's labyrinthine alleys, marveling at blue domes & doors contrasting against whitewashed buildings.
Mykonos beach with umbrella
Lose yourself in Mykonos' tranquil beaches, where silky sand shimmers under the sun and crystal waters beckon you in.
Mykonos beach with umbrella
Enjoy a Roman cooking experience : join a grocery shopping &cooking class, and learn about traditional dishes.
two kids in the cooking Class, Rome, Italy
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 skip-the-line tickets and witness marvelous masterpieces around every corner.
Salarotonda ceiling inside the Vatican Museums
Wander through Rome's piazzas in Baroque splendor, where fountains echo emperors and artisans.
the Trevi Fountain in Rome
Witness the architectural prowess of the Acropolis, feeling the vibrant soul of Athens thrumming alongside its ancient heart.
Parthenon temple
Be captivated by the vibrant uniforms and precise movements of the Athens Changing of the Guard Ceremony.
Changing of the guard ceremony at Syntagma Square

Suggested Itinerary for Inspiration

Your preferences design the actual journey. We're ready to create a wonderful European journey for you.

Day 1
Rome Arrival
the driver meet clients in the airportPrivate transfer to your hotel
  • Welcome to the Eternal City—Rome! Upon your arrival at Rome Fiumicino Airport, your friendly driver will be waiting for you in the arrivals hall.
  • Relax and travel comfortably as you enjoy a private transfer to your comfortable hotel in Rome.
Day 2
Rome | Uncover the Vatican and Rome's Untold Stories
the ColosseumThe Landmark of Rome- the Colosseum
  • Your private driver greets you and whisks you away to the Vatican, where your expert guide awaits for a 7-hour Rome tour.
  • Lose yourself in the grandeur of the Vatican Museums, where artistic masterpieces like Laocoon and Apollo captivate your senses. Let the intricate frescoes and sparkling gems of the Gallery of Maps and Gallery of the Candelabra dazzle your senses.
  • Be awestruck by the Sistine Chapel and feel the weight of Michelangelo's genius as "The Creation of Adam" sweeps across the ceiling.
  • Following your Colosseum exploration, your private transfer whisks you back to the heart of the Eternal City.
  • Step into the Colosseum's hallowed arena, where epic battles unfolded, and feel the echoes of gladiators still resonating in the air.
  • Journey to the Arch of Constantine, a triumphal testament to Roman power. Delve into the vibrant history of the Roman Forum as you wander across the verdant slopes of Palatine Hill.
  • Conclude your day with a comfortable transfer back to your hotel.
Day 3
Rome | Learn about Roman Cuisine
spaghetti cooking pastaLearn how to cook like a local
  • Meet your driver and head to the Rosso Pomodoro Restaurant for a 5-hour Italian Grocery Shopping and Cooking Class(Join-in).
  • Explore Rome's vibrant market and shops with your chef, where you'll learn how to choose the best seasonal ingredients for your culinary creations.
  • Craft pasta and traditional dishes under the guidance of the chef in the cooking class.
  • Celebrate your accomplishment with the rest of the group by sharing a delicious meal and drink.
  • Conclude this culinary tour with a private transfer back to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day free to explore at your own pace.
Day 4
Rome - Athens | Walk Through Rome's Beautiful Piazzas
Piazza Navona in RomePiazza Navona in Rome
  • Embark on a captivating 3-hour walking odyssey through the most beautiful piazzas in Rome, led by your expert guide.
  • Delve into the secrets of the Trevi Fountain and explore the Michelangelo-influenced Piazzale del Campidoglio on Capitoline Hill.
  • Unveil hidden gems within the architectural tapestry of the atmospheric Jewish Ghetto, then refresh yourself and indulge your senses at the iconic Turtle Fountain.
  • Let the captivating hum of Campo de Fiori draw you into its bustling market before unraveling the artistic threads woven within the majestic fountains of Piazza Navona.
  • Conclude your artistic adventure with a stroll back to your hotel.
  • Meet your driver and transfer to Rome airport for a flight to Athens. Upon arrival at Athens Airport,  our friendly driver will meet and transfer you to the hotel.
Day 5
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 6
Athens - Santorini | A Change of Scenery
Relaxing under the sun in Santorini Relaxing under the sun in Santorini
  • Make the most of your remaining time in Athens before a private transfer whisks you off to the airport for your Santorini flight.
  • Upon arrival at Santorini Airport, settle into your private transfer and relax on the scenic journey to your hotel.
  • Spend your free Santorini afternoon: capture the beauty of the caldera, meander through Fira's picturesque streets, or savor delicious Greek cuisine - this afternoon is yours to explore.
Day 7
Santorini | Discover Santorini's Charm
sunset over Oia townSunset Over Oia Village
  • Immerse yourself in the beauty of Oia, with its charming blue-domed churches and breathtaking views of the Oia Caldera.
  • Visit the peaceful village of Megalochori, known for its neoclassical houses and traditional taverns.
  • Explore the ancient Akrotiri, one of the most important Bronze Age settlements in the Aegean.
  • Relax and unwind at the idyllic Perissa Black Sand Beach, where you can bask in the warm sun and soak up the stunning views.
Day 8
Santorini - Mykonos | Stunning Mykonos Awaits
The iconic windmills of MykonosThe iconic windmills of Mykonos
  • Glide in a private transfer to the pier, board your high-speed ferry, and whisk away to Mykonos. A smooth transfer awaits at the dock, delivering you straight to the Mykonos hotel.
  • Free to choose your adventure! Walk through the local market, say hi to Peter the Pelican, explore the Folklore Museum or head to Paraportiani Church and Little Venice; this afternoon is yours to discover.
Day 9
Mykonos | A Day of Beachy Tranquility
sandy beach on Mykonos islandSandy Beach on Mykonos Island
  • Indulge in a tranquil day on the stunning beaches, reading a book, swimming in the waves, or simply basking in the sun.
Day 10
Mykonos| Departure
The quiet street in MykonosThe quiet street in Mykonos
  • Savor your final moments on the charming island of Mykonos, exploring its wonders before your driver whisks you to the airport for your flight home.

Hand-picked Hotel

Grand Hotel Palace Rome
Grand Hotel Palace Rome
Titania Hotel
Titania Hotel Athens
Aressana Spa Hotel Santorini
Aressana Spa Santorini
Harmony Boutique Hotel
Harmony Boutique Mykonos

Price Includes

*Price from: $3,069 per child, $3,896per adult

*The price is based on a family of 3 adults and 1 child below 12 years old staying in 4-star hotels during the low tourist season(Nov.- Feb). We can offer an even more competitive price than the one stated if your family has 6 or more members. (tour code: gh-eu-5)

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