Layers of History, Mythology and PhilosophyDelve into a land steeped in thousands of years of history
Nestled between the crystal blue waters of the Ionian and Aegean Seas, the Greek mainland is a world of mythical beauty ready to be explored. To appreciate the Greek mainland fully it’s recommended that guests travel as widely as possible as there are many sights to see and experiences to share. From the varied coastline to the cities, towns and villages, you’ll discover the warmth and charm of the Greek people on an amazing odyssey into this Mediterranean nation.
Varied natural wonders
Luxurious vacations on the Greek mainland offer an intensely varied landscape for your eyes to behold. Wander the powder white sand peninsula beaches that stretch out across Halkidiki and appreciate Aegean views. Stroll through the pine scented forests of Sithonia to discover hidden coves and sparkling creeks. The Pelion Peninsula presents an almost Eden-like beauty with fruit orchards, wild nut trees and olive groves lorded over by mountain peaks like the mighty Pourianos Stavros. All are beautifully bordered by the curving coastline and stunning shorefront. For snow and skiing Parnassus is a must.
Your visit to the Greek mainland doesn’t have to be restricted to land either. There are plenty of opportunities to gain the oceanic perspective with coastal charter boats and from the deck of luxury yachts. Fantastic opportunities for diving are also available as well as exclusive fishing trips. Explore the islets and coveted coves of the Greek mainland and uncover its secrets.
From luxury hotels to exquisite villas hidden away in lush hilltop olive groves, you’ll discover a wondrous array of well-appointed accommodation when you’re visiting the Greek mainland. Alternatively, there are plenty of opportunities for high-end camping in exotic out-of-the-way locations. A cornucopia for fresh produce, the Greek mainland offers a banquet of delights for travellers in search of rich flavours. From the diverse selections of olives to the sensational salads bursting with freshness, your taste buds are in for treat. Smell hot oven baked breads infused with local herbs long before they reach your table, while traditional dishes can be found served in local villages. Freshly caught seafood grilled to perfection and the bean soup fasolada are not to be missed.
Exceptional for archaeological adventures, you can investigate the Greek mainland’s ancient treasures on a trip through the past. From the Acropolis in Athens, Delphi at the foot of Mount Parnassus out to the stadium at Olympia, there are many surviving relics to explore.
At Azure, our aim is to provide our customers with the ultimate experience of astonishing locations like the Greek mainland so they can appreciate all they can offer. Our extensive range of packages and tours throughout the Mediterranean offer incredible luxury options and unique experiences of natural beauty designed to create unbeatable holidays.
If you’re seeking to unlock the secrets of the Greek mainland on a luxury vacation, contact our specialist team at Azure today. Give us a call or enjoy our convenient online live chat option. Your next adventure awaits.
where to stay
We work with a range of hotels throughout the region, and our specialists can ensure you pick the perfect place for you to stay during your holiday. Below is a snapshot of some of the properties we love, but this list isn't exhaustive, so if you want any more advice and full details of all the hotels we work, with please don't hesitate to contact us on 01244 322770.
Grecotel Cape SounioFrom...Just a 45-minute car ride from Athens International Airport, Grecotel Cape Sounio awaits against a stunning backdrop of wooded hills and overlooking a tranquil bay. Its superb location makes it an ideal perfect base for a picture-perfect holiday in Greece. Offering spacious villas and bungalows, sensational dining, soul-inspiring scenery and exciting activities to get involved in, this resort provides an enticing experience for all who come to stay.
AmanzoeFrom...Encounter Ancient Greece with a stay at Amanzoe. Perched on a hilltop on the east coast of the Pelopponese, Amanzoe blends seamlessly into the timeless landscape. The bounty of nature combines with pure luxury, creating an unparalleled holiday experience
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My first experience with Azure was when they came to my rescue when my family and I were stranded abroad on holiday without accommodation, their professionalism and ability to make things happen at very very short notice was second to none. They were very knowledgeable and were able to utilise their many relationships within the industry to get things resolved for me within an hour. I can't praise them enough for rescuing my family's holiday and making it a truly memorable time. Since then the team always do their best to make my holidays the best they can possibly be based on their own vast travel knowledge and experiences. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them and wouldn't use anyone else for luxurious travel.
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