Blue Walk will take you on a walking tour of Athens and two Greek islands

Greek guards march at the monument of the unknown soldier in front of the parliament in Athens.
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Immerse yourself in the beauty and culture of Athens, Amorgos and Naxos on a gently paced, escorted walking tour that includes plenty of free time.

The excursion, organized by Blue Walk, begins with one night in Athens and walks through the Plaka and to the National Gardens.

Participants will spend six nights on the little-known island of Amorgos, where highlights include a visit to the cliff-side monastery of Panagia Hozoviotissa.


The tour concludes with two nights on the island of Naxos and visits to the Venetian Palace Museum and Apollo’s Gate. Group size limited. Post-trip extension to Santorini available.

Dates: May 15-24, Oct. 2-11

Price: From $1,995 per person, double occupancy. Includes accommodations, all breakfasts, welcome and farewell dinners, guided morning walks and ferries between islands. Book by Feb. 24 for an additional free night or spa treatment on Amorgos.

Info: Blue Walk, (551) 258-3955