Greece of our Heart

Olive Trees

This program takes you through the central axis of Greece visiting local food plants of various sizes and learning about traditional and modern ways of production.  We will visit the key archaeological sites on our way and discover the history of Greece. At night we will be dining in local restaurants using traditional and even ancient recipes sampling the best the Greek land has to offer.

Thessaloniki – Alexander the Great

Day 1: Thessaloniki

  • Meet your guide at the airport and transfer to hotel
  • Check in at local hotel (4-5*)
  • Welcome Dinner at Ladadika area



Thessaloniki – Complete City Tour (St. Demetrios Church, Wine Tasting, Rotunda, Arch of Gallerius)

Day 2: Thessaloniki

  • Breakfast
  • Bus Tour of City Centre
  • Visit to local food production plants to discover traditional and modern production methods
  • Visit to local winery for wine tasting and site tour and talk.
  • Dinner at local restaurant




Kalambaka – Meteora, Pella, Vergina & Demos Arc Farm with its rare species

Day 3: Kalambaka (Meteora) – Pela – Vergina

  • Breakfast
  • Departure to Kalambaka
  • Visit Pela museum
  • Visit Vergina Museum for the royal tombs of Macedonian Kings
  • Visit the Arc of Demos farm winner of many conservation awards to see rare breeds of cows preserved at the farm.
  • Lunch at the farm
  • Visit Meteora valley and one of the unique Monasteries
  • Overnight in hotel in Kalambaka
Delphi – The Temple of Apollo, The Stadium, Delphi Museum, The Ancient Theater


Day 4: Delphi – Itea

  • Breakfast
  • Visit dairy production site with lecture from owner/manager
  • Free time for lunch
  • Check-in hotel in Itea Area
  • Visit the oracle of Delphi the most important religious site of Ancient Greece
  • Dinner in local restaurant at Itea




Arachova Village, Greek Olive Oil Press Site, Formaella Cheese Factory


Day 5: Arachova Village – Athens

  • Breakfast
  • Visit an olive press site with discussion on the production of olive oil
  • Lunch at traditional local restaurant
  • Visit cheese factory at Arachova village to discover the production of ‘Formaela’ cheese
  • Check In at hotel in central Athens (4-5*)


Nemea – Vineyards, Corinth Canal, Nafplion, Athens – Meat Market

Day 6: Athens – Nemea -| Nafplion

  • Breakfast
  • Visit the Varvakeion meat market in Athens city centre
  • Departure for Corinth/Nemea passing the Corinth Canal
  • Visit a Nemea winery for wine tasting and tour
  • Visit Nafplion town, Greece’s first capital before Athens.
  • Return to Athens
  • Dinner at  traditional dance show restaurant in Athens centre.


Athens City Tour


Day 7: Athens

  • Tour of Athens City Centre
  • Visit Acropolis site and New  Museum
  • Free afternoon
  • Farewell dinner at restaurant serving dishes made with authentic ancient greek recipies







Day 8-Departure

  • Transfer for Departure



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