Naxos is unfairly overlooked by many visitors to the Aegean. It is the largest and most fertile of the Cyclades Islands, and it's also the most quintessential. It's blessed with an abundance of attractions, from rich archaeological treasures to some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece.
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Travel through the rich mythology and history of Classical Greece from the mainland to the islands and back. You'll start and end in Athens, beginning by taking in the city from above from the Acropolis and its famous Parthenon. Then down into the islands, with stops at the sacred site of Delos off of Mykonos, prehistoric Akrotiri in Santorini, and the Palace of Knossos on Crete. Return to the mainland to see the Cyclopean walls of Mycenae, stroll the stadium grounds at Olympia, and more before