Day 7: Athens
Breakfast at hotel .Today morning we visit Black Sand Beach- famous for the black volcanic sand. The past volcanic eruptions have formed the island of Santorini and have given its beaches a distinctive characteristic. Later we travel from Santorini to Athens by flight. Upon arrival we explore Athens city, we see Hadrian’s Arch Monument – part of a wall separating the old and new cities of Athens, Royal Palace- the neoclassical building that now houses the Parliament of Greece, Olympic stadium – home of the first modern Olympic Games in 1896 and remains the only stadium in the world built entirely out of marble. Later we visit Temple of Olympia Zeus – a former colossal temple at the centre of Athens, dedicated to Zeus God, the chief of the Olympian Gods, Acropolis Museum- consistently rated as one of the best museums in the world. With a collection spanning over 1,500 years, Acropolis site- an ancient citadel located on a rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great architectural and historic significance, Parthenon– The temple that dominates the hill of the Acropolis. Also known as an enduring symbol of western civilization.Overnight at Athens.