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Cycladic & Crete Adventure
Cycladic & Crete Adventure
Cycladic & Crete Adventure

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Island Hopping in Greece

Cycladic & Crete Adventure

European Escapes

Take off to the Cyclades and soak up the history, romance and beauty of this incredible region over 12 days. Start off in Athens, Greece's largest city, and explore timeless historical sites juxtaposed with modern Greek culture, then sail to Paros, Santorini and Crete for a taste of island paradise. Each island has its own unique style and mood. Discover each one and create lasting memories along the way.

Visit iconic Greek islands and experience the history, charm and sunny skies of this incredible region. Your flights, accommodations, land and ferry transfers are included, and you’ll have ample time to explore the islands at your own pace.

 

Location:

  • Athens, Greece (ATH)
  • Paros, Cyclades, Greece
  • Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
  • Crete, Greece
  • Greece
12 Days,10 nights
From $2,634 CAD per adult Base fare, surcharges, fees, taxes and charges
Travelling as a group of 10 or more? Request a group quote.

INCLUSIONS

  • Round-trip flights to Athens (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • Local flight from Crete to Athens
  • 10 nights of accommodation
  • 10 breakfasts
  • Airport and port transfers in Athens, Paros, Santorini and Crete
  • Fast ferry Athens to Paros and Paros to Santorini; Hydrofoil Santorini to Crete
  • 1 activity included: 
    • Half-day tour to the Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum
  • Porterage
  • Earn Aeroplan® points

Island Hopping in Greece

Answer the call of the best Greek islands, from the Aegean to the Ionian to the Cyclades.

Experience history, charm and sunny beaches with Greek island hopping packages that include:

  • Round-trip flight with Air Canada
  • All airport transfers and port transfers
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Ferry or hydrofoil transportation
  • Aeroplan® points

Travel with More Moments: Anytime you see More moments in a tour itinerary, the activity or excursion is included!

Prices displayed on this page reflect applicable reductions but may not reflect real-time pricing. Final prices will be displayed before confirming your payment. A supplement may apply for passengers travelling alone.

Aeroplan points will be awarded once travel has been completed. For terms and conditions of the Aeroplan program, visit aircanada.com/aeroplan-termsandconditions ®Aeroplan is a registered trademark of Aeroplan Inc., used under licence.

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Athens.

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Day 2

Welcome to Athens

Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel, your home for the next 2 nights.

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Day 3

Athens: Sightseeing

Enjoy a half-day morning tour of the city, including a visit to the Acropolis. 

Activity Included

  • The Acropolis and the New Acropolis Museum: This tour gives you the opportunity to observe the striking contrasts that make Athens such an intriguing city. Expert guides will take you for a quick stop to see the Panathenaic Stadium where the first modern Olympic Games were held in 1896. Next, you’ll pass by the Temple of the Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, the Parliament and the Monument of the Unknown Soldier, the Academy, the University, the National Library, the Constitution Square (Syntagma). Admire architectural masterpieces like the Temple of Athena Nike and the incredible Parthenon, on your visit of the Acropolis. Next up is the New Acropolis Museum, voted by the Sunday Times as the 3rd best museum of the world.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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Day 4

Athens - Paros

After breakfast, transfer to the Athens port for your fast ferry to Paros, then transfer to your hotel and check in. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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Day 5

Paros: At Leisure

The entire day is yours to discover Paros, a gem of an island in the Cyclades and best known for its beautiful beaches and charming villages.

Optional Activities ($):
OUT & ABOUT: Paros is a lovely Greek Island teeming with history, from the old port of Naoussa to the impressive Venetian castle. In Parikia Town, the island's capital, stroll a labyrinth of walkways with colourful flowers, quaint shops and tavernas. Dine at one of many seaside restaurants for fresh seafood and beautiful sunset views.
Meal(s): Breakfast
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Day 6

Paros - Santorini

Enjoy your breakfast and free morning; later transfer at the indicated time to Paros port for your fast ferry to Santorini. Transfer to your hotel and check in, and spend the rest of the day relaxing and enjoying the incredible views, or exploring this volcanic island and its spectacular caldera.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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Days 7 & 8

Santorini: At Leisure

Enjoy two full days exploring Santorini at your own pace.

Optional Activities ($):
OUT & ABOUT: Santorini is famous for its unique caldera, formed from an ancient volcanic eruption. The result is gorgeous colourful beaches and an extremely romantic setting, perfect for an island vacation. Visit the Museum of Prehistoric Thera in Fira ($), which hosts artifacts from the sites of Akrotiri and Ancient Thera. Be sure to check out Oia's incredible sunsets.
Meal(s): 2 breakfasts
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Day 9

Santorini - Crete

After breakfast, transfer to the Santorini port for your hydrofoil to Crete, where you will transfer to your hotel and check in.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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Days 10 & 11

Crete: At leisure

Discover Crete over two full days.

Optional Activities ($):
OUT & ABOUT: Discover Crete over two full days and take in the island's beauty and charm. Explore the renowned archaeological site of Knossos ($), one of the most important and best known palace of Minoan civilization, or visit Spinalonga, a historic island and site of a former leper colony.
Meal(s): 2 breakfasts
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Day 12

Crete - Athens - Return to Canada

After breakfast, transfer to the Crete airport for your local flight to Athens and board your flight home.

Meal(s): Breakfast
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ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Stanley Hotel(or similar)
Paros, Cyclades, Greece
Pandrossos Hotel(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Astir Thira Hotel(or similar)
Crete, Greece
Hotel Olympic(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Athenaeum Grand Hotel(or similar)
Paros, Cyclades, Greece
Paros Agnanti(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Santorini Palace(or similar)
Crete, Greece
Hotel Ibis Styles Heraklion Central(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Divani Caravel(or similar)
Paros, Cyclades, Greece
Archipelagos Resort & Villas(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Majestic Hotel(or similar)
Crete, Greece
GDM Megaron Hotel(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Stanley Hotel(or similar)
Paros, Cyclades, Greece
Pandrossos Hotel(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Astir Thira(or similar)
Crete, Greece
Olympic Hotel(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Athenaeum Grand Hotel(or similar)
Paros, Cyclades, Greece
Paros Agnanti(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Santorini Palace(or similar)
Crete, Greece
Ibis Styles Heraklion Central(or similar)
Athens, Greece (ATH)
Divani Caravel(or similar)
Paros, Cyclades, Greece
Archipelagos Hotel(or similar)
Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Majestic Hotel(or similar)
Crete, Greece
GDM Megaron Hotel(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a standard room at all hotels during the trip.
Bed size(s): 1 double bed or 2 twin beds
Room occupancy: Maximum 3 people (3 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child)

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Price per adult. Includes base fare.

Travelling as a group of 10 or more? Request a group quote.

PROMOTIONS

European Escapes

See you in Europe! Get 50% OFF our CareFlexPlus travel protection for a flexible summer or fall trip to Europe.

+ Elevate your European vacation by adding a car rental or exciting activities!

 

Book between: July 1 and August 22, 2021
Travel between: July 2 and December 15, 2021
Applicable to: Flight & Hotel or tour packages in Europe

EUROPE PROMISE

Every Europe package offers:


FREE 1st
CHECKED BAG


EXCHANGEABLE
DEPOSIT


CONNECTING FLIGHTS
STARTING AT $49


EARN
POINTS

Certain conditions apply. Find out more

TRAVEL PROTECTION PLANS

The CareFlexPlus plan allows you to cancel with a FULL REFUND up to 25 days prior to departure and more! Learn more

Number of travellers: To add more travellers to your booking, select your hotel below, and on the next page you can update the number of travellers by clicking on "Change search" on the top right.

This offer starts on July 1, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. ET until August 22, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. ET ("Offer Period").

Only applicable to new bookings of Flight & Hotel or tour packages in Europe. Minimum 5-night stay required. Not applicable to group bookings. Subject to availability at time of booking. The CareFlexPlus travel protection plan at $29.50 must be added at time of booking by all passengers sharing a room accommodation. The CareFlexPlus plan can be used year-round. Please visit our Travel Protection page for more details. This offer can be withdrawn at any time. Terms and conditions are subject to change without prior notice.

Due to travel restrictions, government recommendations and passenger demand resulting from the impact of COVID-19, eligible scheduled flights available for booking during the offer period may vary and are subject to change at any time without notice. Flights operated by Air Canada or Air Canada Rouge.

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily from April 1 - October 20, 2021

 

MORE TO KNOW

Brochure correction as of January 21, 2020:  Please note that the baggage allowance for the local flight is 20kg (not 23kg).

Book your vacation package at least 30 days before departure to secure your hotel in Greece, otherwise we’ll offer you similar accommodations.

Not included

  • Meals, unless noted
  • Transfers, unless noted
  • Additional activities and excursions
  • Personal expenses and insurance

Itinerary schedule: Please note that the day-to-day itinerary should occur as planned, but may alter slightly depending on the time between the inter-island flight and the international flight back to Canada.

ACTIVITIES

The More Moments activities/excursions mentioned in the itinerary are all included in the package, but may be rescheduled to take place on an earlier or later day, depending on availability and operational day.

The Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum:

  • Half-day morning tour
  • April to October
  • Daily service
  • English/French Departure at 8:45 am – return at 1:30 pm

CITY TAXES

City taxes are applicable for hotel stays in Greece and are payable in local currency upon arrival. Rates vary from 1 EUR to 5 EUR depending on hotel star rating and location and are calculated per room, per night. Rates are subject to change without notice.

TRANSPORTATION

Fast Ferry: in numbered air seat
Hydrofoil: in Economy Class

Local flight (Crete - Athens) baggage allowance: 1 piece of luggage 20 kg

Pricing display

Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.