Santorini & Crete Family Multi-Adventure Tour - Older Teens & 20s
Sun-Splashed Mythical Greek Isles
From $5,899 - $6,149 pp dbl. occ. | 6 days / 5 nights
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Beaches, deep mountain gorges and vestiges of great civilizations. Like a gift from the gods, Crete is a cyclist's paradise. Ride quiet roads on the outskirts of bustling port towns. Hike rugged island terrain and savor tranquil moments by the sea. Then journey across the Aegean to breathtaking Santorini. Ancient Mediterranean islands, world-class hospitality, luxurious coastal retreats. This family trip is legendary.
- Bike through vestiges of great civilizations in Crete, an island known today for its stunning scenery and legendary hospitality
- Hike amid the iconic blue and white colors of Santorini and then watch the sunset from the beach at our paradisiacal hotel
- Travel back in time as you visit historic sites and old-world hamlets set amid orchards of apricots, figs and pomegranate
- Enjoy the Mediterranean flavors of local cuisine, savoring delicious fresh dishes honed by deeply rooted cooking traditions
Day 1 Start your family journey in Crete biking past tiny villages and olive groves | Visit the Areti Monastery in Karydi and discover the legend behind the origins of this fortified site, still inhabited by monks | Sip coffee or raki alongside locals in Plaka | Savor a glass of sparkling wine and learn a traditional Cretan dance | Soak up the sun over lunch at a local eatery | Cool off with a swim in the dazzling sea at a white-sand beach or relax by your family's private pool at our luxurious resort.
Days 2-3 Follow tranquil hiking paths through soaring gorges and an idyllic Mediterranean countryside | Discover the ancient ruins at Lato, a well-preserved archaeological site with panoramic views of Crete's peaks and valleys | Travel by boat to neighboring Spinalonga Island | Bike quiet roads to the Aegean Sea from the island's rugged interior | Taste regional dishes and enjoy Cretan hospitality at a local taverna | Consider a yoga class by the beach or pamper yourself at the spa.
Days 4-6 Ferry across the jewel-toned Sea of Crete | Arrive in awe-inspiring and alluring Santorini where signature blue and white buildings climb uphill like an architectural bougainvillea | Wander through the island's picturesque mazelike walkways | Hike one of Santorini's most scenic volcanic trails | Step into the past as you explore peaceful Thirasia island | Savor crisp, volcanic soil-grown local wines | Immerse yourself in the elegant simplicity of Santo Maris Oia, a Greek Isle oasis | A sunrise walk shows off the beauty of the Cyclades—the perfectway to complete this family adventure.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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F Family Dates - Older Teens & 20s
Gather your favorite people to share a Backroads adventure on a ready-to-book Private Trip - featuring all the legendary Backroads hallmarks from expert leaders to unforgettable activities. You can pick from a large selection of dates for your group of 8 or more. Call us for date availability. If your party has fewer than 8 guests, or if your preferred date is not available, we'll create a departure just for you.
Private Trip Pricing
- 10 or more Guests: from $5,399 pp dbl occ
- 9 Guests: from $5,899 pp dbl occ
- 8 Guests: from $6,099 pp dbl occ
- 2-7 Guests: Give us a call or reach out here!
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