Forget summer lovin’, this glorious Greek adventure will having you craving the cool

 
   

Beautiful beaches, white-washed villages and ancient artefacts…Greece doesn’t have to be sun-drenched to be the perfect destination. Prepared to delve deep, peel away layers and truly discover this fascinating region in its cooler climate.

Travel on Insight’s Autumn, Winter and Spring Glories of Greece itinerary and admire the Parthenon, built in honour of the goddess Athena, explore the domed Beehive Tombs of Mycenae and discover the spectacular region of Metéora, dotted with ‘hanging monasteries’.

Insight Vacations’ seven-day Glories of Greece is priced from $1750 per person, twin share, land only (single supplement option from $480). Departures available until 30 March, 2010.

Some of the many highlights include:

  • Delve into the glorious history of Athens as you visit the Acropolis, admire the Parthenon and see the Temple of Zeus
  • Cross the breathtaking Corinth Canal
  • Explore the ruined city of Mycenae and walk through the Lion Gate, see the giant ‘Cyclopean’ stones and visit the Beehive Tombs
  • Tour Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games
  • Ascend the sacred way in Delphi, past the Treasury of Athenians to the Temple of Apollo
  • Cross the ‘bread basket of ancient Greece’, Thessaly
  • Visit one of the amazing monasteries of Metéora, perched on pinnacles of rock
  • Enjoy a scenic drive along the coast to Thermopylae, famous for its heroic defence by Leonidas and his brave Spartans.

The exceptional quality, unrivalled value and impeccable service provided by Insight Vacations will create holiday memories that last a lifetime.
 
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