Greek Island Odyssey
Alumni Trip from $1485

Greece
8 days - 6 nights

Check Availability or call 800-852-8687

What's Included?

The 8-day land package includes:

  • 6 nights at a superior tourist class hotel or better, 2-share rooms with private bath/shower
    Hotel Arion or similar in Athens, Hotel Poros Image or similar on Poros
  • Daily continental breakfast
  • 6 specialty dinners
  • 3 lunches
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Bike rental on Poros
  • Greek cooking class
  • Excursions:
    • Corinth & Epidaurus
    • Excursion to Hydra
    • Excursion to Mycenae & Nafplio
  • Wine and olive oil tasting
  • Guided tour of the Acropolis led by a local historian
  • Admission:
    • Archeological site in Mycenae
    • Acropolis
    • Acropolis museum

Plus:

  • Private tour director for the entire duration of the land tour
  • All scheduled sightseeing
  • Ground transportation by air-conditioned motor coach as per itinerary
  • All service charges and local taxes
  • Luggage tag and travel booklets

Featured Sights & Events:

  • Greek Island Center stay & Greek themed dinner
  • Cooking class
  • Wine and olive oil tasting
  • Athens farewell taverna dinner

Click on links below to view fun videos.

GREECE: Isle of Poros, Athens

Fun in the sun. Souvlaki. Acropolis. Plaka District. Parthenon. Zeus and Socrates. Greek themed dinner ...


  • Play Poros Island Video

  • Play Athens Video

  • Free Airport Transfers & Discount Airfare

    When you book your airfare through AESU, you get these great benefits:

    • Free airport transfers overseas on tour start and return dates
    • Hassle free—we take care of all the details
    • Free quotes & competitive rates
    • Fly with fellow travelers
    • Flexible payment schedule
    • AESU can help with special flight requests too
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    Optional Activities & Excursions Offered on Your Trip.

    Have it your way and personalize your trip by adding fun, optional activities. These activities are not included in your land package price to allow free time for those who want to explore on their own. Rates have been specially negotiated with the suppliers and will include transportation to and from the event, if applicable. All options are based on a minimum number of travelers participating.Options. Talk to your tour director overseas and book your option. Pay in cash in local currency to your tour director.

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    Watersports - can not be pre-paid - cash to tour director only
    $0

    Enjoy watersport activities just a few steps away from the hotel. From banana boats to wakeboarding, waterskiing, tubing and parasailing - there is something for everyone to enjoy.

    Cost for watersport options will depend on the type of option you select. Book directly through your tour director on Poros.

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    What to do during your free time? For more details or current local events talk to your tour director or your local city guide. They are always the best source for free-time activities and offer great tips on restaurants or local hang-outs.

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    Meals

    Traveling on this trip will introduce you to some native cuisine, including local specialties.

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    Hotels

    We stay in superior tourist class hotels, all with private bath/shower in 2-share rooms. Our hotels have been specially selected for their European atmosphere, friendly hospitality, and cleanliness. Our hotels are centrally located or within a short walk of public transportation to take you to the landmark of your choice in the city you are visiting. (Why stay in remote cabins, hostels, or share your room with up to 6 people, when you can stay in a centrally located hotel?)

    You'll be given a complete hotel address list with your final documents. Properties are subject to change and any substitutions would be the equivalent of those listed. *Single supplement only applies if single accommodations are requested. Independent hotel reservations, special tours and FIT tours always apply a single supplement. Please check your itinerary.

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    HOTEL ARION, Athens

    The Arion Hotel is located within walking distance of Monastiraki Metro station and the Plaka area. This is a smoke-free hotel and has a 24-hour front desk and a computer station. WiFi is free in the common areas.

    POROS IMAGE HOTEL, Poros

    Xenia Poros Image Hotel is located on the picturesque beach of Neorio, just minutes away from Poros town. All the air-conditioned rooms have a balcony, free WiFi, hairdryer, cable-TV, radio, telephone, a comfortable seating area and a safe. There is a full-service restaurant, elegant “Green” bar and a beach bar.

    Greek Island Odyssey$1485.00
    Click on a date below to get a quote or book online
    Start In AthensEnd In AthensLand Only
    2017
    May 21   CALL- possible waitlistMay 27$1485

    Or call 800-638-7640 to speak with a travel expert

    If you purchase your own airfare, book your overnight flight from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date listed above.

    * Price per person based on a twin share room. If you're traveling alone, AESU will arrange for you to share a twin at NO EXTRA COST. If you prefer a single room, a single supplement of $395 will apply.

    AIRFARE

    Gateway Cities

    Fly into Athens, return from Athens

    Airfare is not included in land price. If you choose to book air with AESU, after receipt of your land booking, AESU will email you a quote with your tour confirmation invoice. You will have 72 hours to accept or decline airfare. (Or call AESU at 800-638-7640 for a quote prior to booking).

    Book Airfare with AESU - FREE Airport Transfer

    Purchase your airfare from AESU and receive free arrival/departure transfers from the airport to your hotel. We also try to book you on the same flights as others traveling on your tour. Land only participants BOOKING OWN FLIGHT OVERSEAS, DO NOT receive airport arrival/departure transfers. If you book land only with us, book your flights from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date.

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    How to Book

    You can make your $500 deposit ONLINE to confirm your space on the land tour. Full payment isn't due until 90 days before departure, and you or friends and family can make partial payments after you've booked (See NOTE below if within 90 days). Or you can scan/email or fax a booking form.

    If you just want a quote and don’t want to secure a spot on the land program, select date above and click "Get a Quote" button on next page.

    NOTE: Reservations to be paid in full 90 days prior to departure. Reservations received after this date are subject to availability and any airfare quote can only be held for 72 hours. Payment in full will be due upon receipt of invoice from AESU. A late booking fee of $100 per person will apply.

    All prices reflect a cash discount (For full payment by credit card, there is a 4% processing fee.)

    To download a copy of the Terms and Conditions Click here.

    INSURANCE: We highly recommend travel insurance. The Ohio State Alumni Association offers travel insurance. Click here for information.

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    Contact Us

    The Ohio State Alumni Association, Inc.

    Amy Stoneking
    Tel. 800-852-TOUR / 614-292-2372 ext. 2
    Fax. 614-292-2091
    email: stoneking.9@osu.edu
    www.ohiostatealumni.org/resources/travel


    AESU Alumni World Travel

    3922 Hickory Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21211
    Phone: 410-366-5494
    Toll-Free: 800-638-7640
    Fax: 410-366-6999
    Email: alumni@aesu.com