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ABOUT THIS TOUR • 12 DAYS

SEPT. 4 – SEPT. 15, 2022     Spots Left: 6

OPA! Welcome to Greece! On this special journey through Athens and the Greek Islands, you will experience the beauty and history of a place 3,000 years in the making. We will eat amazing food, enjoy many engaging and adventurous activities, and explore the greatest cities that will take your breath away. This is a unique opportunity to be led by Adam DeSerio through Greece, with a perfect balance between historic discovery, beautiful photo opportunities, experiential activities, and relaxation. On your intimate Greek Tour (Group Size: Limited to 8 people), Adam will be recommending a combination of local and fine restaurants and specific menu items along the way.

We begin where it all began… In beautiful Athens, discovering the main attractions (Parthenon, Acropolis, Archeological City of Delphi, and more), where you will gain insight of the Ancient Greeks, as well as learn to cook up some amazing Greek food in our private, hands-on cooking class on the rooftop! Next we travel by ferry to the island of Mykonos, and enjoy exploring the city and local shops, seeing the incredible windmills and unique back streets. Then take a sailboat around the island and to the archaeological island of Delos to discover the birthplace of Apollo. Next, a short ferry ride to the island of Naxos, a very small and friendly, local-feel island that few tourist get the chance to see, as well as snorkel/scuba in the clear waters along the coast. Finally, ferry to the island of Santorini, where we will of course discover the breathtaking and world-renowned iconic cities of Oia and Fira, as well as local wine tastings, sunset kayak into the Caldera, and explore some parts of the island off-the-beaten-path. This trip offers a truly special opportunity to combine history, culture, photography, food, luxury and relaxation into one unforgettable journey through Greece! For more details, view Full Itinerary.

TOUR COST

$5,850 + AIRFARE

Price per person, double hotel-room occupancy. Single-supplement: additional $1,950.

Price includes: • Hotel Accommodations • All activities on Itinerary • Greek ground/water transportation • Breakfast everyday • Welcome & Farewell group-dinner.
Excludes: • All other meals • International airfare • Travel/Health/Cancellation Insurance.

Deposit of $1,250/person reserves spot on tour. Once reservation application is complete, you will receive invoice for non-refundable deposit. Remaining payment-in-full due 100 days prior to tour start date. View the registration process for more details.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Explore: Acropolis, Parthenon, Olympic Stadium, Syntagma Square
  • Private Cooking Class with Authentic Greek Food
  • Tour of the Delphi historic site & Greek lunch
  • Explore the beautiful back-streets of Mykonos & Windmills
  • Sailboat Day, Lunch, and Tour of Delos Island
  • Naxos Island Discovery Away from Tourists & Sea Diving
  • Breathtaking Santorini Views & Photography
  • Santorini Countryside Wine Tour & Tasting
  • Perfect time of year: Beautiful weather & fewer tourists

Click to View Adam’s Photos of Greece

IS THIS TRIP FOR YOU?

This small-group tour is ideal for couples looking to truly experience all the wonderful romance, beauty, and history of Greece. A good balance of culture and tradition, top attractions, activities, and food/wine experiences as well, creating a rewarding all-inclusive experience. There is a moderate level of physical activity, carrying your bags up stairs, and a fair amount of daily walking/exploring, but nothing too strenuous. Being a small group, we move at the pace everyone is comfortable with. There is sea ferry and bus travel as well as sailing, so any motion-sickness measures needed should be observed. This tour is the perfect first trip to Greece to discover it all with the comfort, safety, and planning of a fully curated private experience trip.

ACCOMMODATIONS & FOOD

4/5 STAR VILLAS & HOTELS!

All hotels are exceptionally nice, luxurious, and beautiful accommodations by Euro standards. We will be staying in excellent to superbly rated Greek Hotels, each carefully chosen by Adam DeSerio for their combination of charm, friendly staff, and perfect location close to everything. Each private room comes with a private bathroom and wi-fi access, and includes breakfast every morning. You will truly enjoy your hotel experiences in every city!
Most daily meals are spent together as a group, with a variety of local and fine dining experiences in each city, so we can enjoy a variety of Greek flavors and dishes.

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The Full Itinerary below outlines all activities, entrances, hotel nights, transportation, and group meals included throughout the trip. If you wish to arrive earlier or stay longer, Adam will be happy to assist with arranging accommodations and recommendation of activities/restaurants. Arriving at least one day early is highly recommend to get rested and change over to the Greece timezone. Otherwise, plan to arrive on the start date between noon and 3pm. To return back to the US, you can either take a ferry from Santorini to Athens, or fly with an affordable European Airline from Santorini to Athens (Ryanair or Aegean Airlines) and then fly from Athens back home. Adam can help you determine the right option for getting back home once signed-up.

ATHENS

DAYS 1 – 4

Welcome to Athens… What better way to begin than where it all began! This amazing, beautiful, and clean city is truly a joy to explore, and provides a modern feeling while intermixed with the ancient architecture and historic sites. We will explore the city by foot & Hop-On Hop-Off bus. Followed by a whole day tour to the Delphi archeological site (Group Bus).

INCLUDES:

  • “Welcome To Athens” Group Appetizers & Drinks
  • Explore The Beautiful City Of Athens
  • The Acropolis & Parthenon Discovery
  • Athens Olympic Stadium & Temple of Zeus
  • Delphi Archeological Site & Group Lunch
  • Rooftop Cooking Class of Local Dishes
  • Beautiful Athens Hotel (4 Nights)

MYKONOS

DAYS 5 – 7

Travel by ferry ship from Athens to Mykonos in the morning. Enjoy exploring the unique and beautiful shops & streets of Mykonos, taking in the beauty and uniqueness of the town and local boutiques. Discover the beautiful water-front walk along “Little Venice” and see the iconic Windmills of the Island. Take a sailboat tour around the island and to the neighboring island of Delos, one of the largest archeological sites in the world.

INCLUDES:

  • Fast Ferry From Athens To Mykonos Island
  • Beautiful Streets And Local Shops
  • Relax Along The Sea, And Enjoy The Sunset
  • Photography Of The Iconic Windmills
  • Sailboat Tour, Snorkeling, & Lunch
  • Delos Archeological Site Private Tour
  • Mykonos Luxury Villas Hotel (2 Nights)

NAXOS

DAYS 7 – 9

Travel from Mykonos to Naxos Island by fast ferry in the morning. Explore the beauty of this special local town, and then take that exploration underwater with either snorkeling or intro to scuba diving class… or if you’re not into either, watch from the beach as you relax with piña colada in hand; the choice is yours! Enjoy the amazing sunset over the city, and enjoy this break from tourists on this quaint, small island. Stay the night in a beautiful suite along the water. Followed by a morning with locals along the port, and time to relax at the beach.

INCLUDES:

  • Fast Ferry From Mykonos to Naxos
  • Beautiful, Quaint City Away From Locals
  • Temple Of Apollo & Sunset Views
  • Snorkeling or Scuba Diving Along Coast
  • Relax Along The Beaches Of Naxos
  • Enjoyable Evening Along The Water
  • Naxos Suite Hotel (2 Nights)

SANTORINI

DAYS 9 – 12

Take the fast ferry to the port of Santorini, and begin the amazing discovery of paradise. Our beautiful hotel in Oia allows us to be among the most picturesque town in world, and easily enjoy both sunrises and sunsets. Also visit the other beautiful town of Fira and enjoy beautiful views of the Caldera. We will drive away from the towns, and venture beyond the beaten-path and discover the countryside of Santorini, local vineyard tour and tasting of the finest Santorini wines. A sunset Kayak adventure into the Caldera and Santorini’s caves. A beautiful and perfect conclusion to our epic trip together!

INCLUDES:

  • Fast Ferry From Naxos to Santorini
  • Group Rental Cars To Get Around
  • Special Wine Tasting / Vineyard Tour
  • Sunset Kayak Tour Into Caldera
  • The Most Amazing Photos Of Oia & Fira
  • Beautiful Black Sand Beaches & Local Towns
  • Farewell Dinner & Trip Conclusion
  • Beautiful Oia Hotel (3 Nights)

YOUR GUIDE

ADAM DESERIO

Enjoy traveling with the ease of your guide; Adam DeSerio. As a professional landscape photographer, tour guide, and avid traveler, Adam is excited to share these amazing locations in Greece with you. He is excited to share the local traditions, side-streets, and an intimate experience – something very unique to this tour. You will be led to some of the very best locations, eat amazing food, and experience the romance of every city. Now, join Adam for the chance of a lifetime to experience Greece to the fullest. Whether returning, or your first time, Adam will guide you, share travel skills, and sightseeing like never before, all while in a small group style.

Adam is the son of renowned professional photographer, Lou DeSerio, who studied with Ansel Adams. Adam has followed in his father’s footsteps and has been selling his photographs in galleries since 2001. Adam also has been leading Experiential Tours throughout Italy and other parts of Europe several times a year since 2015, and has a deep passion for the culture, food, and history that make each destination so unique and special. Adam’s way of both organizing and leading these trips insures you get the absolute most out of every moment and experience, so you feel as though you truly experience the locations, not just visit them.

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  • Step 1: Submit reservation application today! First come first serve!
  • Step 2: Receive notification of availability, and payment of $1,250 non-refundable deposit to secure reservation.
  • Step 3: Once deposit is received & tour has minimum of 5 travelers, notification to “purchase your airfare tickets” will be sent to you.
  • Step 4: Payment in full is due at least 100 days prior to the tour start date.
    • Tour Payment In Full Due Date: May 27, 2022.
  • Step 5: Start packing! You have one amazing trip ahead!

Registration Process & Deposit/Payment/Cancellations/Refunds:*

  • This tour is limited to a minimum of 5 people, and a maximum of 8 people.*
  • Prices are per person. Rooms will be filled with double occupancy (single supplement additional cost: $1,950/person. Due in full at “due date”).*
  • Cancellations on your (Participant) behalf: Cancellation Fee is the non-refundable $1,250 initial deposit, before “Due Date” as indicated above. (Once deposit and/or additional payments in full are received, there is a $1,250 non-refundable cancellation fee applied against your refund if you cancel before “Due Date”). Any cancellations on your behalf on/after “Due Date” are entirely non-refundable. “Due Date” correlates to 100 days prior to tour start dates indicated above.*
  • Cancellations on behalf of DeSerio Tours, DBA of DeSerio Global Ventures, LLC: At any time prior to or during tour, DGV, LLC may cancel the tour, after which time either a refund or credit for the tour only will be made to all participants in accordance with the terms & conditions of such cancellation.*

* Please see the Terms & Conditions agreement for additional information.

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