Humanities

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Length

14 Days

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ON-GROUND PRICE PER STUDENT WITHOUT AIRFARE 

Program Cost: $3,920

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Dates

May  13 – 26, 2024

Program includes

• 12 Nights of Hotel Accommodation
• All Ground Transportation
• Daily Continental Breakfast
• Welcome & Farewell Dinners
• Domestic Flights: Athens to Kos and Rhodes to Athens
• Full Time Local Tour Leader
• 24/7 On-Ground Emergency Support
• Tips & Gratuities

Program highlights

• Acropolis and Museums
• Day Trip to Delphi
• Day Trip to Aegina
• Kos
• Kalymnos
• Halki
• Rhodes
• Symi

Itinerary

DAY 1 – DEPARTURE – Monday, May 13

Depart Home for Athens, Greece

 

DAY 2 – ATHENS – Tuesday, May 14

Arrive in Athens, Greece

Airport Transfer – Private Bus

Check-in, Relax & Refresh
Orientation Walking Tour – The group will become oriented with their neighborhood, the public transportation systems, nearby pharmacies, markets, ATMs, etc. Additionally, an in-depth safety briefing will be provided for what to do in case of an emergency. 

Welcome Dinner

Overnight in Athens 

 

DAY 3 – ATHENS – Wednesday, May 15

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Athens Acropoli Walking Tour – Parthenon, Temple of Athena Nike, Propylaea,  Erechtheum, and other ruins on site – Led by faculty

Lunch Break

Acropolis Museum Led by faculty

Overnight in Athens

 

DAY 4 – DELPHI/ATHENS – Thursday, May 16

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Bus to Delphi with tour leader

Explore Delphi – Walk up to Mt. Parnassus along the Sacred Way, past the Treasuries, the Temple of Apollo, the Theater of Dionysus, and  the Stadium where the Pythian Games were once held. – Led by faculty

Lunch Break

Delphi Museum – Led by faculty

Dinner downtown (students will have dinner on their own)

Overnight in Athens

 

DAY 5 – ATHENS/AEGINA – Friday, May 17

Breakfast & Day Briefing
Travel to Aegina (Train + Ferry)

Transfer to accommodation 

Explore the city Led by faculty

Lunch Break

Sister City Function OR Visit to Monastery of the Holy Trinity Led by faculty

Overnight in Aegina

 

DAY 6 – AEGINA/ATHENS/KOS – Saturday, May 18

Breakfast & Day Briefing

Transfer to Port
Travel to Athens Airport (Ferry + Train)

Flight to Kos

Transfer to accommodation in Kos

Asklepieion Medical Center– According to travel time – Led by faculty 

Overnight in Kos

DAY 7 – KOS/KALYMNOS – Sunday, May 19

Breakfast & Day Briefing

Travel to Kalymnos (Transfer + Ferry)

Transfer to accommodation

Activities organized by Faculty – Meet with people for Sister City association

Lunch Break

Structured free time and Cultural Immersion 

 

DAY 8 – KALYMNOS – Monday, May 20

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

St. Savvas Monastery Led by faculty

Lunch Break

Chrysocheria Castle Led by faculty

 

DAY 9 – KALYMNOS/HALKI – Tuesday, May 21

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Structured free time and cultural immersion – According to travel time and ferry timetable.

Lunch Break

Travel to Halki (Transfer + Ferry)

Transfer to accommodation

 

DAY 10 – HALKI/RHODES – Wednesday, May 22

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Activities organized by Faculty – Meet with people for Sister City association

Lunch Break

Travel to Rhodes (Transfer + Ferry)According to travel time and ferry timetable.

Transfer to accommodation

DAY 11 – RHODES – Thursday, May 23

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Walking tour of Rhodes old town –  Led by faculty

Lunch Break

University of the Aegean – Meeting organized and led by faculty

 

DAY 12 – RHODES – Friday, May 24

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Travel to Symi (Walk + Ferry)

Activities organized by Faculty – Meet with people for Sister City association

Lunch Break

Monastery of Saint Archangel Michael –  If possible according to Ferries schedule,

Return to Rhodes (Walk + Ferry)

 

DAY 13 – RHODES – Saturday, May 25

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Bus tour to Lindos  Led by faculty

Lunch Break

Bus tour to Faliraki, Kalithea Led by faculty

Farewell Dinner & Program Closing

 

DAY 14 – RETURN – Sunday, May 26

Breakfast & Day Briefing 

Airport Transfer

Flight to Athens 

Connection with international flight 

Depart Athens, Greece for Home 

 

 

 

For any additional information or questions please email us at: Info@studyabroadassociation.com

Payments Schedule

150 days prior to departure $500 per person is due and payable by December 29, 2023.

90 days prior to departure, the second payment in the amount of 50% of the remaining amount is due and payable by February 27, 2024.

60 days prior to departure, the third and final payment in the amount of the remaining amount is due and payable by March 28, 2024.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation 150-100 days before departure – SAA shall refund the deposit paid per person.

Cancellation 99-80 days before departure – SAA shall retain the deposit per person and will return any other recoverable costs available.

Cancellations 79 days before departure to the arrival day – No refund shall be provided.

For any additional information or questions please email us at: Info@studyabroadassociation.com

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