11 days (15 with extension)
Group size: 15-28 travelers
Up-and-coming wines and Mediterranean meals—the perfect pairing.
See how historic traditions and modern-day culture have swirled together to create Greece’s current food and wine scene. Start in Thessaloniki, the country’s culinary hub, before making your way down to Athens to explore some of the nation’s ancient wonders. Then, continue on to Crete where the area’s flavorful cuisine comes to life inside the local markets. From mainland wine regions to island vineyards, you’ll experience the wonders of Greek wine while indulging in locally sourced, fresh foods.
Your tour package includes
On this guided tour, you'll walk for about 1.5 hours daily across uneven terrain, including paved roads and cobblestone streets, with steep hills and stairs.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. While we can't confirm specific accommodations far in advance, these are common hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be comfortable and satisfied.
City Hotel Thessaloniki
This stylish hotel is located in the city center. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi, a fitness center, and restaurant. Nearby, you’ll find Tsimiski Street, Aristotelous Square, and the White Tower of Thessaloniki.
Saint George Lycabettus Hotel
This boutique hotel is located in the Kolonaki neighborhood in central Athens. Guests enjoy a screening room, rooftop pool, and spa. Nearby, you’ll find the Acropolis Museum, Benaki Museum, and Museum of Cycladic Art.
This sleek hotel is located a short walk from the Old Town. Guests enjoy a fitness center, pool, and restaurant. Nearby, you’ll find the Heraklion Archaeological Museum, Koules Fortress, and the Venetian quarter.
This downtown hotel is located next to Koum Kapi beach. Guests enjoy a pool, restaurants, and free Wi-Fi. Nearby, you’ll find the Venetian Harbor, Old Town, and Firkas Fort.
Orizontes Hotel and Villas
Orizontes Hotel & Villas is ideally situated between the town of Fira and Pyrgos village offering breathtaking panoramic views of Santorini Island, the renowned Caldera and Volcano, Fira, Oia, Akrotiri and the crystal clear blue waters of the Aegean. The hotel is build on top of a hill surrounded by vineyards and combines the traditional architecture of the Cycladic islands with modern interior design. Enjoy a relaxing swim in our beautiful swimming pool – one of the largest on the island – overlooking Santorini or explore the picturesque surrounding area.
Our team of experts will create a personalized flight itinerary for you. Meet up with friends, arrive early, stop over somewhere new, or stay longer — we've got you covered.