Athens and its surrounding regions are saturated with antiquity. An area of complete timelessness, just one visit can transport you back to the rich culture of Ancient Greek civilization. Further north, the peninsulas of Halkidiki provide crystal waters and stunning, quiet beaches, while to the west, the hilltop villages of the Peloponnese epitomize of the authentic Greece of the past.
Birthplace of western civilization and packed with history and culture, today Athens provides the perfect combination of antiquity and modernity. The city streets themselves are a veritable museum, and sights such as the Acropolis with its Parthenon and Erectheion will allow you to step back in time and discover Athens' incredible past.
To the north, the idyllic Halkidiki Peninsula is covered with beautiful pine forests, and its rugged coastline conceals the most pristine hidden beaches. Secret coves and secluded bays are nestled along the shore, and these unspoiled hideaways are just waiting to be discovered.
To the west of Athens lies the Peloponnese, a peninsula known for its charming villages, stunning coast and its plethora of Ancient Greek monuments. You'll be taken back through time as you discover Byzantine fortresses and ancient monuments such as Corinth or Olympia, birthplace of the Olympic Games.