Friday 22 March | Meet your tour-leader at the airport at 3.45am for our charter flight to Athens departing at 5.45 am. After arrival in Athens, coach transfer to the All-Inclusive | 5-star Ramada by Wyndam – Loutraki Poseidon Resort. Enjoy the rest of the morning relaxing in the beautiful environment and romantic scenery of the resort. In the afternoon we offer an optional excursion visiting Corinth. We shall visit the modern town of Corinth where you may enjoy a stroll by the seaside especially around the El. Venizelos square with the impressive statue of Pegasus and the small port of Floisvos with the marina. Close by, you will find Kalamia, an extensive and established pebble strewn beach, with many coffee shops and taverns all along it. We return to our hotel in time for dinner.
Saturday 23 March | After breakfast join our optional excursion as we visit the famous Acropolis (extra – to pay onsite at approx. Eur13 pp with audio-guide) followed by a stop at Monastiraki, one of the most picturesque neighbourhoods of Athens, with narrow streets and a labyrinth of crossing alleys and Plaka with its village feel and cobblestone streets lined with tiny shops selling jewellery, clothes and local ceramics. We shall also see Syntagma Square which is the central square of Athens before we return to our resort for dinner.
Sunday 24 March | After a stupendous breakfast join our optional excursion as we visit Nafplio, considered to be one of the most picturesque and romantic cities in Greece! As we drive towards Nafplio, we shall pass over the famous Corinth Canal, which is an artificial canal that connects the Gulf of Corinth in the Ionian Sea with the Saronic Gulf in the Aegean Sea. Enjoy Nafplio, famous for its listed architecture and majestic Venetian castles. You may wish to climb the 999 steps to the Palamidi Castle where you’ll be rewarded with a panoramic view of Nafplio and the sea. Walk along Arvanitia promenade, with its view of the Argolic Gulf, is Nafplio at its most romantic. We return to our hotel and enjoy a cocktail and an afternoon snack at the main bar before dinner.
Monday 25 March | Enjoy our final breakfast and some free time before room check-out at noon. In the early afternoon we head to the Attica Zoological Park (entr extra – approx. Eur16 pp), the only zoo in Greece and which is home to more than 1,500 animals representing 220 species. After enough free time, we shall drive to a shopping mall. We then shall have some time for dinner before a late evening transfer to Athens airport for check-in of our charter flight which departs at 7.30pm and arrival in Malta is expected at 8.00pm.