Couples’ Cultural Voyage: Unveiling Italian and Greek Heritage

Get lost in the fascinating blend of Italian and Greek history where every corner unveils a fresh glimpse of their ancient, yet still vibrant, heritage.


13 days

Trip Type



Venice, Rome, Athens & Crete

Preferred Travel Months



€ 3600/person

About this trip

This 13-day trip through Italy and Greece is the perfect combination of romance, culture, and adventure to experience with your partner. Starting with the magical city of Venice, known for its stunning architecture and romantic gondola rides, you will head to the eternal city of Rome, where ancient ruins meet modern life. Find yourself in the mythical land of Athens, home to the iconic Parthenon and rich in Greek mythology. Travel to the island of Crete, where its picturesque beaches and charming villages will enchant you.


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Map & Itinerary


Day to Day

  • Day 1: Arrival in Venice
  • Day 2: City Highlights Private Venice Walking Tour with St Mark’s Access
  • Day 3: Murano Glass Making, Burano & Wine Tasting
  • Day 4: Train or flight to Rome
  • Day 5: Skip the Line: Premium Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum & Palatine Hill
  • Day 6: The Complete Vatican Tour With Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel & St. Peter's Basilica
  • Day 7: Flight to Athens
  • Day 8: Private Mythology Tour of Acropolis and Acropolis Museum
  • Day 9: Mycenae & Nafplion Day-trip from Athens
  • Day 10: Flight to Crete
  • Day 11: Knossos Palace and Archaeological Museum Tour
  • Day 12: Free Day
  • Day 13: Departure

Picture Yourself

Couples’ Cultural Voyage: Unveiling Italian and Greek Heritage
Try authentic delicacies of region you visit in Italy and Greece.
Couples’ Cultural Voyage: Unveiling Italian and Greek Heritage
Watch the history of Greece an Italy unfold before your eyes.
Couples’ Cultural Voyage: Unveiling Italian and Greek Heritage
Visit striking archaeological marvels like the Acropolis and the Colosseum.
Couples’ Cultural Voyage: Unveiling Italian and Greek Heritage
Swim in extraordinary beaches and spend your days under the bright sun.

DAY 1-3: Venice

On day one, your driver will pick you up from the airport and take you to your hotel in Venice.

Get settled after a day of travel, and when you’re ready, head out to spend the evening getting lost in Venice’s charming streets and canals.

Stop in one of the many restaurants to try some delicious Italian cuisine and toast to the start of your adventure.

For your first full day, join us on a private walking tour of Venice, where you’ll explore the city’s most iconic sites and hidden gems.

Stroll through St. Mark’s Square, visit Doge’s Palace, and admire the beautiful architecture of the Grand Canal.

After the tour, ride on a traditional gondola to experience the city from a different perspective. In the evening, discover one of the local wine bars and enjoy a glass (or two) of the famous Venetian prosecco.

On day three, take a private boat trip to the nearby islands of Murano and Burano.

Explore the colorful streets and watch local artisans create intricate glasswork in Murano.

In Burano, admire the vibrant houses and enjoy a private wine tasting while learning about the island’s history and culture.

When you return to Venice, spend one last evening strolling hand-in-hand with your loved one through the romantic canals before heading to bed to rest up for your next destination.

DAY 4-6: Rome

In the morning, your private transportation will pick you up in Venice and take you to the train station, where you’ll board a scenic ride to Rome.

Upon arrival, your driver will escort you to your hotel for check-in. Settle in and then head out to explore the bustling streets of the Eternal City.

Enjoy an aperitif (happy hour) at a local bar and indulge in some Italian snacks before having a delicious dinner at one of Rome’s many trattorias.

The next day, join us on a guided tour of the iconic Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Palatine Hill.

Your tour guide will reveal the guts and glory of Ancient Rome as they take you through these iconic sites. By the end of it, you’ll feel like a true gladiator.

In the evening, stroll over to the beautiful Trevi Fountain and make a wish before enjoying some delicious gelato. End your night with a romantic dinner overlooking the stunning Pantheon.

On your final day in Rome, lay your eyes on the breathtaking Vatican City and explore its famous museums, including the Sistine Chapel, on a private tour.

Admire the beauty of St. Peter’s Basilica and say a prayer at the tomb of St. Peter as your guide reveals the history behind this holy place.

In the evening, take a leisurely walk through the charming streets of Trastevere, known for its lively atmosphere and delicious trattorias.

Savor the city’s finest cacio e pepe and pizza and end with a limoncello nightcap as you take in this ancient city’s beautiful sights and sounds.

DAY 7-9: Athens

It’s time to say goodbye to Italy. In the morning, your private vehicle will be waiting to take you to the airport to catch your flight to the ancient city of Athens, Greece.

Upon arrival, your driver will be waiting to take you to your hotel for check-in. Take some time to rest and relax before heading out in the evening to explore the vibrant city of Athens.

In the morning, dive into the mythical world of Ancient Greece on a private mythology tour.

Learn about the legends of gods and goddesses as you visit iconic sites such as the Parthenon and the Acropolis Museum.

Your licensed guide will divulge stories and secrets of this ancient city, making it come alive before your eyes.

In the evening, wind your way through the Plaka neighborhood, known for its charming streets lined with cafes, shops, and restaurants.

Let the bursting flavors of baked feta, souvlaki, and tzatziki transport you to the heart of Greek cuisine as you dine at a local taverna.

For your last day in Athens, let us whisk you away on this unique full-day journey to the Argolis peninsula.

Embark on a luxurious trip to ancient Mycenae, where history comes alive. Explore the captivating archaeological site with a knowledgeable guide and immerse yourself in Greek history.

Along the way, marvel at the awe-inspiring Corinth Canal. Take in the stunning Venetian architecture of Nafplio, where romance and history intertwine.

Upon your return to Athens, enjoy a free evening to wander the city at your leisure. Get lost in its winding streets, visit the bustling Monastiraki Flea Market, or simply relax and watch the sunset over the Acropolis.

DAY 10-12: Crete

The time has come to make your way to your final destination on this couples’ adventure: the island of Crete.

In the morning, your private driver will pick you up and take you to the Athens airport to catch your flight to Crete. Once you land, your driver will take you to your hotel to check in and freshen up before exploring the island.

On your first full day in Crete, get lost in the island’s mythology on a private tour of the Palace of Knossos.

Uncover the secrets of the first European civilization and immerse yourself in the captivating exhibits of the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion. Let the stories of the past ignite your imagination as you discover the allure of Crete’s heritage.

In the evening, stroll along the picturesque streets of Chania and take in the charming atmosphere. Stop at a local taverna for a romantic dinner, where you can indulge in traditional Cretan dishes and some of the best olive oil in the world.

End your night with a romantic walk along the Venetian Harbor, taking in the stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea.

The last full day of your trip is all yours to do as you wish on the island. Crete is full of hidden gems waiting to be discovered, from secluded beaches to quaint villages.

Enjoy a leisurely day exploring at your own pace, or opt for an adventurous activity like hiking the blue trail or taking a boat tour around the island.

After a day to yourselves, it’s time to start winding down and reflecting on your unforgettable adventure.

Spend your final evening eating some of the freshest seafood at a seaside restaurant and sipping local wine as you watch the sunset over the Aegean Sea.

Let the tranquil atmosphere of Crete wash over you as you reminisce about your trip together.

DAY 13: Departure

On your last day, you’ll be transferred to the Athens airport for your flight back home.

After thirteen days of exploring, relaxing, and experiencing the magic of these two countries, your heart and mind will be full of unforgettable memories with your loved one.


  • Boutique 4-5* accommodation
  • All private tours with excellent licensed guides, as described in the itinerary
  • All private transfers with professional drivers and luxury vehicles
  • All domestic and international flights/trains/ferries
  • Skip the line entrance fees at all sites
  • All taxes and VAT


  • Meals, unless mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
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