Classical Greece, Self-drive

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 6-99 yrs
  • max group size 30
  • guiding method Self-guided
  • Tour Code BM-33241
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Athens, Greece
  • Ends Athens, Greece
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The "Classical Greece, Self-drive" trip starts from and ends in Athens. It is a self-drive or vehicle rental trip that takes 8 days taking you through Kalambaka, Olympia and Athens in Greece. "Classical Greece, Self-drive" is a self-guided private trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Greece is a beloved destination and in addition to the more popular islands, the mainland offers plenty of options for a classic Mediterranean holiday. You’ll find peaceful fishing villages, old fortified towns and colourful cities. You will also get to discover the most famous historical locations. A drive around the Greek mainland brings visitors to interesting archaeological sites, picturesque seaside towns and magnificent beaches. With this 8-day self-drive tour that starts and ends in Athens, you will pass by Peloponnese, Delphi and Kalambaka having the opportunity to visit some of the most important sites throughout Greece. Visit the archaeological site of Delphi and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed rock-tower monasteries of Meteora.
  • Day 1: Arrival Athens
  • Day 2: Athens
  • Day 3: Athens – Tolo (144 Km – 2 Hrs)
  • Day 4: Tolo – Olympia (188 Km – 3 Hrs)
  • Day 5: Olympia – Delphi (240 Km – 3.5 Hrs)
  • Day 6: Delphi – Kalambaka (231 Km – 3 Hrs)
  • Day 7: Kalambaka – Athens (350 Km – 4 Hrs)
  • Day 8: Departure Athens
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation
  • Standard Hotel Category = Evita Asty or similar 3*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Hotel Fresh or similar 4*
  • Standard Hotel Category = Flisvos or similar 3*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Flisvos Royal or similar 4*
  • Standard Hotel Category = Neda or similar 3*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Amalia Olympia or similar 4*
  • Standard Hotel Category = Parnassos or similar 3*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Amalia Delphi or similar 4*
  • Standard Hotel Category = Orfeas or similar 3*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Amalia Kalambaka or similar 4*
  • 7 Breakfasts
  • Unlimited mileage
  • CDW (Collision Damage Waiver)
  • TP (Theft Protection)
  • Road assistance 24/7
  • Safety equipment (triangle, high visibility vest, fire extinguisher)
  • Tax
  • Meet & Greet
  • Car Group B = Citroen C3 or similar
  • Domestic nor International flights
  • Drinks during meals (unless specified otherwise)
  • City tax not included, payable on the spot
  • Porterage and gratuities
  • Local guide (unless optional tour booked)
  • Expenditures of a personal nature, drinks and meals or items not stated explicitly in the program
  • Any alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, mineral water, camera/video camera fee (if any)
  • Travel Insurance or any loss or extra cost arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as flight delays, accidents, etc.
  • PAI (personal accident insurance)
  • Fuel, Fines, Tolls, Parking
  • Damage to a third party or to the hire vehicle due to negligence or inappropriate driving.
  • Loss or damage to aerials, jack, safety triangles and vests, windscreen wipers, petrol cap, luggage covers, or any other fixed or mobile component of the vehicle.
  • Damage to the engine through negligence.
  • Theft of the vehicle with keys left in the ignition.
  • Damage caused to the vehicle or to persons through driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Fines due to breaking traffic laws and regulations during the hire period are the responsibility of the driver of the vehicle. In the event of a fine being received there will be an administration charge.
  • Incident Report Fee
  • Refuelling Service Charge
  • Late Return Fee and Change of Return Station Fee
  • If the car is left outside of rent a car designated area on drop off, customers will be responsible for any costs generated and for any damage to the vehicle due to it being parked outside of the Rent a Car installations.
  • Each additional driver.
  • Any extra equipment (GPS, baby seat etc.)
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Classical Greece, Self-drive tour. You can cancel the tour up to 32 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 31 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 15 May 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 15 May 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 31 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Classical Greece, Self-drive tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Classical Greece, Self-drive tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Know Before You Go

Driver’s age from 21 to 75 years old (must have had their driver´s license for a minimum of one year) Pick-up outside of working hour’s times is subject to a surcharge. Drivers who are not citizens of the European Union must present an international driver’s license together with the original from their country of origin. If the customer returns the vehicle earlier than the agreed upon drop-off date stated in the rental contract, the rental company will not refund the customer for any unused days Deposit credit card Visa or MasterCard only Accident/theft reporting must be notified within 48 hours of the incident In cases where, following the return of the vehicle, additional cleaning is required due to the car being dirty beyond the level expected from normal vehicle use, an additional charge shall apply, against evidence of the cost of the service provided One rental day is calculated as 24 hours and 29 minutes. An additional day will be charged if the rental exceeds this period. We reserve the right to change itineraries and activities due to weather conditions, technical problems or security reasons. Late check-out, early check-in, connecting or adjoining rooms at the hotel are all subject to availability and not guaranteed.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has implemented smaller group sizes than normal, allowing for more personal space on the vehicles, sights visited, hotels and restaurants.
  • Hygiene protocols have been adopted on this trip. Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are furthermore regularly disinfected.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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