Kardamyli: Sea Kayaking With Lunch , Messenia , Peloponnese

  • Witness the stunning biodiversity of the area
  • See the amazing Blue Cave
  • Enjoy a homemade picnic

Your trip starts at Kardamyli’s old harbor. Before departure, you will be briefed on some details including kayak paddling techniques and safety measures.

Soon, you'll get into your kayak and begin paddling at a relaxed pace giving you time to take in the beautiful surroundings. Each cove hides a special surprise such as hidden sea caves, rock gardens, cliffs with spectacular rock formations, and hidden sandy beaches.

One of the top attractions on this trip is a visit to the Blue Cave, a spectacular natural phenomenon where sunlight passes through a crack in the cave and reflects on the seafloor, bathing the entire cave in aquamarine light. A swim into the cave is a once in a lifetime experience.

Weather and time permitting, you may head to Stoupa for a stop at the beach of Kalogria with its fine golden sand and turquoise waters. Halfway, stop for some swimming, snorkeling and a picnic with freshly baked bread, organic fruits and vegetables, homemade olive oil, and cheese. Once the lunch stop is over, you'll paddle back to the starting point to end this fun, adventurous day.


  • All sea kayak equipment
  • Extra equipment (including waterproof bags and cases, pumps, paddle-float, and snorkeling equipment)
  • Qualified BC 3-5 Star sea kayak leader who also holds a first-aid certificate
  • Picnic with freshly baked bread, fruits and vegetables, homemade olive oil, and cheese
  • Transfer from the exit point to entry point (if necessary)
  • Waterproof camera and photographs from the trip
  • Liability insurance
  • All taxes

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Naxos: Greek Cooking Class & Dinner at a Village House

  • Cook your favorite Greek recipes with the best local products
  • Discover the traditional way of living in one of the most picturesque villages
  • Learn the Greek philosophy of cooking

Many people believe that in order to know a place well you need to know its everyday life. Inviting you to the home in Kaloxylos, the locals prepare a typical Greek meal. You become part of the local life and experience the village way of living.

The menu depends, each time, upon your personal preferences, the season and, of, course, what is growing in the village's gardens. Vegetables, dairy products, meat, olive oil and herbs are the main ingredients. Based on traditional recipes you learn how to add a personal family touch and you are ready.

You will cook and enjoy a meal in a traditional house in the center of the village, which is often an attraction for other residents who will welcome you too. The four-hour experience includes cooking and eating traditional Naxos foods.


  • Greek cooking class at a village house
  • 5-course handmade dinner
  • Local wine and refreshments

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Crete: Land Rover Safari on Minoan Route

  • Drive along off-road paths in the mountains of Crete
  • See the cave where Zeus was born
  • Enjoy a barbecue lunch with unlimited wine
  • Discover one of the mountain shelters used by the shepherds
  • Look at the traditional handicrafts of the Lassinthos Eco Park
  • Visit villages and farmland where time has stood still
  • Taste the grape-based brandy of Crete's popular "raki"

Explore Crete by Land Rover on a full-day adventure along the Minoan Path, and experience a blend of ancient myths, spectacular landscapes, and a barbecue lunch on the Lassithi Plateau.

Following a pick-up from your hotel, drive through spectacular mountains on route to the Aposelemis Basin Reservoir, and see an ancient aqueduct of the Roman Empire. Continue to the village of Kastamonitsa in the foothills of the Afendi Mountains. Stop for a Cretan-style breakfast and raki tasting.

Next, brace yourself for the dirt tracks of the Minoan Path. Drive through a stunning mountain landscape to see wildlife and unbelievable scenery. Learn the myths and legends of Crete on the way to a shepherds' mitato (mountain shelter). Feed the animals as you watch the shepherds produce cheese according to traditional methods. Taste some of the fresh, rich cheese.

Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the Lassithi Plateau and north coast. Continue to Dikteon Cave to marvel at the birthplace of Zeus. Work up an appetite before your lunch at a local taverna. Try a selection of traditional dishes (vegetarian option available) and a glass or two of wine.

Then, go to Lassinthos Eco Park to admire traditional handicrafts. Back on the Lassithi Plateau, experience a wilderness and farming land where time has stood still. See donkeys put to work to help farm the land. Then, go to Seli to take photos of the unique scenery.

Drive to the village of Krassi, famous for its 2,000-year-old tree and natural spring water source. Continue down the mountain roads, passing ancient olive groves before you reach the spectacular coastline and deep blue sea.


  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Driver/guide
  • BBQ lunch
  • Unlimited wine
  • Fuel and insurance

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From Rhodes: Private Yacht Cruise To Symi with Lunch

  • Cruise to Symi on a 60-foot luxury yacht
  • Discover the beauty of Saint Goerge Bay and Panormitis
  • Swim or snorkel in the bay's crystal-clear waters
  • Enjoy a buffet lunch and drinks

Come along on this fantastic day trip to Symi Island, departing from Rhodes. On board the yacht, work on your suntan on the deck of the ship or relax with a cold beer and delicious snacks while you take in panoramic views of the surrounding area. You will have the opportunity to discover the three most beautiful parts of the island, Panormitis, Symi and Saint George Bay.

As you arrive at the port of Panormitis, be amazed by the serenity and stunning views of this island paradise. Admire spectacular architecture and natural beauty as you stroll around the monastery, where you will hear stories and myths of the marvelous temples and their inhabitants.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Food and drinks

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Walk through the district of multi-colored mansions at Symi village, the island’s port, and work your way up the many steps to reach the village's former commercial center, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the island. In the afternoon, break for lunch at Saint George Bay, where you can also enjoy a swim in the bay's crystal-clear waters before heading back to the harbor.

Best of Corfu Private Minibus Tour

  • Explore the beautiful island of Corfu at your own pace
  • Journey to Achilleion Palace and take a look at the ancient statues
  • Relax on the beach at Paleokastritsa

Explore Corfu at your own pace on a private tour where you set the starting time and place! Start with a visit to Achilleion Palace, located atop a hill in the traditional village of Gastouri. Experience a sense of awe as you take in the imposing monument and its surrounding cypress trees and exotic plants and flowers.

Go inside the palace for a closer look at the beautiful gardens, and discover priceless works of art, such as the ancient Greek statues of Zeus and Era. Admire the elegant columns and statuary, including the statue of the "Dying Achilles."

Continue to Kanoni for a breathtaking view of Mouse Island (‘Pontikonisi’), formed, according to legend, when the ship that carried Odysseus back to Ithaca was turned to stone by an angry Poseidon. Next, go to the small but popular beach at Paleokastritsa, where you can catch a boat to cruise around the many caves in the area. Alternatively, soak up the sun and cool down with a dip in the crystal clear waters.

Visit the Monastery of the Virgin Mary of Paleokastritsa and discover the home of 8 Greek Orthodox monks who receive guidance from Bishop Efthimios Thouis and conduct traditional masses, provide generous hospitality and offer regular tours of the grounds and museum. Return towards Corfu city with a drive along the scenic west coast via the hilltop village of Lakones. Stop at the "Bella Vista" viewpoint to take some souvenir photos and gather memories to last a lifetime!


  • Private tour service
  • Experienced local driver
  • Hotel/port pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned minibus
  • All taxes and fuel costs

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Meteora Electric Bike Tour

  • Enjoy the ride on an electric-motor bicycle that makes riding uphill easy
  • See what others can't by car and reach further to discover more without traffic jams
  • Learn everything about the history, culture, and religion of this breath-taking location
  • Get the personal attention of your tour leader in a small or private group
  • Respect nature and monastic life using a totally eco-friendly vehicle

Participate in a wonderful e-bike tour through the rocks and monasteries of Meteora. The excursion starts at approximately 9:00 am from the center of Kalambaka, just below the rocks of Meteora. The group heads to UNESCO's protected area, where the visitor will see and learn everything about this amazing location.

Using electric bikes makes this ride easy and gives the rider the chance to explore and enjoy without worrying about the slope of the route. Your leader will give you a comprehensive explanation of the area, the geological phenomenon, culture, and religion, with many stops for sightseeing. The tour covers all six functional monasteries and many of the old monasteries' remains and hermit caves. The visitor can choose to visit three of the operating monasteries.

You will have plenty of opportunities for amazing photos and for enjoying the beautiful views of the rock formations and the valley below. The tour will finish at approximately 1 pm at the point it started.


  • Electric bicycle for easy ride
  • Helmet
  • Tour leader
  • Light snack and water
  • Raincoat if needed

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Chania: Guided Bike Tour

  • Embark on an active and fulfilling sightseeing tour of Chania
  • Capture the moment with souvenir photos and listen to local tips from your tour guide
  • Discover historic monuments in Halepa, and admire the beautiful natural landscape

Cycle around Chania and soak up its beautiful natural landscape as you peddle. Follow your tour guide on a route from Nea Chora. Admire the picturesque harbor with its sandy beach, before cycling to the venetian harbor and the Old town. Visit the Kum Kapi area and continue on to Halepa – the famous east side of the town which was the scene of important political events during the 19th century.

Listen to historical information about the monuments you see from your audio guide system, which is available in a variety of languages. Capture the moment in photos taken by your tour guide. Then, peddle to the Splantzia district, north east from the Old Town. This will be the last area you visit before you finish your tour at the cycle office.


  • Headsets for historical info
  • Bike and helmet
  • Tour guide
  • Bottle of water
  • 1 scoop of ice cream

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Kefalonia : Melissani Lake and Antisamos Beach Private Tour

  • Cruise through the picture-perfect Lake Melissani on a boat
  • Learn more about the Agrilia Monastery
  • Savor 2 hours of swimming time at the ''Hollywood Star'' Antisamos Beach
  • Stop for a photo above the famous Myrtos Beach

Go on a private tour of Kefalonia which can be fully customized based on your needs. Forget standing in lines and waiting for other travelers. Board a luxury minivan with a professional English-speaking driver, who will get you from place to place and provide you with informative commentary.

Visit the enchanting Melissani Lake. Embark on a relaxing boat ride through its turquoise waters, as the sun shines into the cave from a ceiling more than 300 feet above. Then, head to the 18th-century Monastery of Agrilia where you can catch breathtaking views of the island. Swim at the famous Antisamos Beach, as seen in the Hollywood movie, "Captain Corelli's Mandolin." Stop for a photo on a cliff overlooking the stunning white sand of Myrtos Beach and the Aegean.

The tour will last around 5 hours and includes a roundtrip transfer from your hotel in Argostoli, Lourdata, or Skala.


  • Bottled water
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking driver

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Zakynthos: Turtle Spotting Cruise on a Glass-Bottom Boat

  • Take a cruise on a special eco friendly glass bottom boat
  • Spot turtles, see their nests, and take unique pictures and videos
  • Immerse your body in the clear blue crystal waters
  • Enjoy a swimming stop at the Golden nesting beach on Marathonisi Island

After being picked up from your accommodation, set off to begin your 3-hour eco-friendly turtle spotting cruise. Climb aboard a special glass-bottomed boat and embark on your journey through the National Marine Park surrounding the island.

Make a photo stop at the famous Cameo Islet, which was created by the 1633 earthquake. Take unique photos (guaranteed sightings) of the turtles from up close, and take the opportunity to swim amongst them in their natural habitat.

After this, explore the enchanting Keri Caves, and pass underneath the “Kamares”, before enjoying another swimming opportunity in the clear waters.

Finally, arrive at the turtle-shaped island of Marathonisi. Swim and have fun at the Golden Nesting Beach which is home to the loggerhead sea turtle Caretta Caretta. You will also have the chance to admire the stunning caves.


  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Boat ticket

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Athens: Loutraki Thermal Spa, Gourmet & Nature Experience

  • Relax at the reviving thermal waters of Loutraki Spa, the old legends about the attributes of which have been scientifically confirmed
  • Savor the delights of traditional Greek cuisine at a local gourmet taverna
  • Be impressed by the natural beauty of the blue lagoon and be inspired by the ancient site of the Heraion at the tip of the promontory

This full-day program combines the sights and beauties of the lovely coastal town of Loutraki and its surrounding Perachora promontory with a soothing wellness treatment at the luxurious Loutraki Thermal Spa and a gourmet Greek meal at a traditional Greek taverna. Loutraki is a wonderful seaside town located on the coast of a pine tree covered, mountainous peninsula jutting westwards into the Gulf of Corinth. It was known in antiquity as the ancient town of Thermae (from Thermos meaning warm after its thermal waters) and was the first resort mentioned historically. Now known as Loutraki (from the Greek ‘loutro’ meaning bath), it is just 85 kilometers (53 miles) for central Athens on the modern motorway.

The town is being celebrated since antiquity for its thermal and mineral waters welling up the fault-bound Mount Geraneia range from deep within the Earth’s crust. The old legends about the quality and attributes of its thermal water have been conclusively demonstrated by scientific analysis and research which substantiate its reputation at a top international level. At the same time, Loutraki boasts the facilities for traditional gourmet food experiences providing an opportunity to combine wellness and relaxation with fine food, an opportunity that simply cannot be missed.

The day will be devoted to the luxurious spa treatment in the morning followed by a delicious lunch and the afternoon on a local coach trip where the beauty of the region will come alive with a visit to the blue lagoon of Vouliagmeni, the wonderful archaeological site of the Heraion situated in a secluded cove and the Melangavi lighthouse at the tip of the Perakhora promontory.


  • Transportation to and from Athens by air-conditioned car, luxury minibus or coach
  • Spa treatment at the pools and water cascades (half-hour session)
  • 3-course lunch (appetizers, main course and dessert of fruit) including two glasses of wine up to a value of €18 at a local taverna serving traditional Greek gourmet dishes
  • Afternoon drive to the Blue Lagoon, the Heraion archaeological site and the lighthouse
  • One bottle of water during the drive

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