Experiences in Greece
Travel Agent Rhodes
Greece is undoubtedly a place of exceptional archaeological interest, as in most of its locations one can find ancient temples, monuments or sculptures dating back to the ancient Greek era and that can take you on a travel back in time, offering magnificent experiences. The protagonist of all, is the famous Parthenon of the Acropolis of Athens, a pole of attraction and admiration for millions of visitors worldwide. In Athens only, you will find the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, The Pnyx, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Ancient Agora, and the Temple of Hephaestus. While there are many more archaeological sites all over Greece, such as the Sacred Island of Delos, the Minoan Palace of Knossos in Crete, the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus in the Peloponnese, the Mycenae Archaeological Site and dozens more. All with their own unique story, worth exploring and getting lost in the depths of. Τhe number of museums to visit is equivalent, with the Acropolis Museum being the first you should visit, while you shouldn’t miss opportunity to discover the National Archaeological Museum in the center of the city, the Archaeological Museum of Delphi or the one of Ancient Olympia and the list goes on. At KAPCO (as a Travel Agent Rhodes) we can arrange visits to all of the above and many more, according to your own needs and preferences.
In Greece, apart from archeological, there is also a great religious interest, as most of its areas are filled with new and older churches, monasteries, and places of worship and prayer. The Holy Monastery of Great Meteoron in Meteora is a beautiful natural sight worth visiting, while the island of Tinos is also one of the most beautiful and famous Greek religious destinations, with thousands of believers visiting it each year, to make offerings and wishes. The same goes, for the island of Patmos with the Monastery of St. John the Theologian, which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999, and for the famous, forbidden to women, Mount Athos (Holy Mountain) which has a total of 20 monasteries. These are just a few examples since, due to the country’s high religious tradition, most of the areas have beautiful monasteries and churches, in wonderful natural surroundings, many of them being in the Aegean islands, while the Cycladic ones show particular interest, because of the classic and very characteristic architecture with which they are built. All of them would definitely give a magical tone to any of your excursions, which we at KAPCO would be very happy to organize.
The Greek islands’ number reaches around 6,000 and most of them are world-renowned, for their beauty and the famous blue and white colors that dominate them, while many of them are considered to be top destinations worldwide. Therefore, a visit to one of them is mandatory during your stay in Greece. Most of the islands are located in the Aegean and Ionian Sea, and are divided into clusters such as the Cyclades, the Dodecanese, the Ionian Islands, the North Aegean Islands, the Sporades and the Argo-Saronic islands. Mykonos, Santorini, Paros and Crete are only some of the best known. The variety of Greek islands is so big, and thus can suit every taste, as there are cosmopolitan islands, with vibrant nightlife such as Mykonos and Paros, as well as, quieter, more secluded islands such as Cythera and Antiparos, for moments of relaxation and wellness into the Greek blue. Choose the one that fits your personality and leave the rest to KAPCO!
A visit to Greece gives you the best opportunity to indulge in the delights of the traditional Greek cuisine and the renowned Mediterranean diet! A traditional foot tour can include a variety of Greek areas, as the dishes change by region, and are of particular interest and character! Moussaka, Greek salad (Xoriatiki), Feta cheese, and of course, and the famous souvlaki are well known worldwide, with many people longing to taste them every year, during their holidays in Greece, and rightfully so, since they are delicious indeed! However, the choices do not stop there… Cretan cuisine and the delicacies of Thessaloniki are just a few of them, and due to the huge variety, the satisfaction of even the most demanding taster is a given! Contact KAPCO and we will help you choose the best food destinations, according to your own preferences.
Action and Adventure
If what you are looking for is action and adventure, Greece will certainly not disappoint, since, the possibilities are endless in that field too! You can choose to hike in the Greek countryside or on one of its beautiful mountains, such as Mount Olympus for example, or you can discover one of its many, wondrous shipwrecks by Scuba Diving, as well as go horse riding by the sea, while watching sunset, in one of the beautiful Greek islands. You