Greece, abundant in historical sites and monuments, has long been a popular destination for school groups. Athens may be a busy, modern, capital city offering a warm, friendly welcome, but its classical past is never too far away.
In stark contrast to Athens, Tolon is the quintessential Greek fishing village and the perfect base to explore the historical delights of the Peloponnese, as well as to relax and soak up the Greek way of life. We offer you a range of single and multi-centre tours to Greece, allowing you to choose how many classical sites you would like to visit.
The Acropolis is home to a number of classical ruins including, most famously, the Parthenon. You will also find the Erechteon, the Temple of Athena, the Propylea and the Acropolis Museum. Below the Acropolis are a number of other classical ruins including Hadrian’s Arch, the Roman Forum and the Temple of Zeus.
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More to See
- Acropolis – It is the most significant reference point of ancient Greek culture, as well as the symbol of the city of Athens itself as it represents the apogee of artistic development in the 5th century BC.
- Temple of Apollo – an imposing temple of the Doric order whose existence was woven through the turbulent history of the site.
- Piraeus – Among the archaeological sites of Piraeus, parts of the ancient Themistoclean Walls and Eetioneia, a mole in the entrance to the harbour, are still preserved in good condition.
- Mykonos – Greek island and a top tourist destination, renowned for its cosmopolitan character.
- Rhodes – Visit the popular resort of Rhodes
Other Trips in This Region
Fly from London to Athens. Transfer by coach to your hotel.
Half day guided city tour of Athens including visit to the Acropolis. In the afternoon free time for further sightseeing or to stroll in the Plaka.
Full day excursion to Delphi, to visit the Temple of Apollo and the museum.
Morning at leisure in the city for further sightseeing. Half day tour to Sounion to visit the Temple of Poseidon, particularly impressive at sunset.
Transfer to the airport for your return flight to London.
Relieve the Stress
Here at School Trips UK our dedicated school trip team have over 20 years’ experience in the travel industry and we pride ourselves in delivering bespoke tips that make learning fun and engaging.
At the start of your enquiry we will research the best accommodation for your chosen destination as well as transport providers if required, and one agent will keep in touch with you throughout the process to ensure you are happy and kept in the loop right to the end of your visit.
All trips can be arranged around a particular subject or subjects and we can include workshops, talks, company visits and other relevant activities accordingly. Everything for your trip would be individually sourced, from local restaurants for your meals to evening activities such as ghost walks or ten pin bowling.
Before you depart on your trip you’ll be provided with detailed itineraries, all booking information, travle maps if required and 24 hour emergency contact details.
- Quality Accommodation
- Entry to attractions
- Evening meals
- Packed lunches
- FREE teacher places
- Information packs
- Personal guides available
- Risk assessments
- 24 hour support
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