The land of Gods - blessed with sun-kissed beaches, turquoise coastlines and a rich cultural heritage. Savour the unhurried pace of life and relax on a tranquil cove on holidays to Greece.
Kalimera. If you've not been to Greece before, now is the time to start your love affair with this extraordinary destination and become a Greek islander. Whatever you're looking for in the perfect holiday, you will find it in Greece. Holidays to the Greek islands promise glorious beaches, fun-filled days and nights and a tantalising mixture of cosmopolitan towns, rural towns and unspoilt little fishing villages. Discover your perfect Greek Island holiday now, with surprisingly good deals to be found for that perfect getaway and a wide range of islands to choose from, each with their own unique identity. A late summer, early autumn family holiday in Greece can still promise great weather, with plenty of sunshine hours and very little rain. Why not start planning your 2020 Greek island holiday now?
Choose from the popular island of Crete down in the south or Rhodes and Kos in the Dodecanese. Head west to the beautiful islands of Corfu, Zante and Kefalonia or travel south-east to iconic, picture-perfect Santorini and Mykonos. Can't decide, give us a call and we can help you. Or why not try some island hopping, so you can see more of Greece and tick more off your holiday wish list?
Sports lovers will enjoy all the great opportunities for cycling, horse-riding or hiking along pine-forested trails and ancient cobblestoned tracks across the mountains. Or, swimming, scuba diving, windsurfing, sailing and parasailing along the gorgeous coastline for a bird's eye view of the scenery. Culture lovers can step back in time and visit historical sites: churches, monasteries and ancient ruins. Families will get a warm welcome from this delightfully child-friendly destination, as well as the pleasure of enjoying long sunny days together on the sandy beaches. Foodies will not be disappointed either. There are lots of taste sensations to be had on Greek holidays too. Tuck into a meze, moussaka, Greek salad, souvlaki, kleftiko or stifado and enjoy the freshly caught fish as well as some deliciously sweet and sticky baklava.
Accommodation in Greece offers something for everyone, from self-catering in studio apartments to boutique hotels, private villas and luxury resorts which cater for all your needs. Enjoy a spot of pampering in a spa hotel, choose the convenience of an all-inclusive holiday or indulge yourself with a holiday from our Gold Collection. Olympic Holidays has accommodation on the mainland of Greece and the Greek Islands to suit all tastes and pockets and holidays here are perfect whether you're on a getaway with a group of friends, as a couple on a luxury holiday to Greece or with the family.
If you're planning to tie the knot abroad, then weddings in Greece are the perfect solution for a paradise venue on your special day. Take your pick from a wide variety of idyllic settings in nine of our Greek Islands: Rhodes, Crete, Zante, Corfu, Kefalonia, Santorini, Skiathos, Kos and Parga. Each island offers its own unique atmosphere, from quaint to sophisticated and from modern to traditional. We can provide civil wedding ceremonies and renewal of vows in a variety of locations, which include registry offices, open air venues and stunning hotel settings. For more information and inspiration, take a look at our weddings pages.
Cycling in Greece
Two-wheeled transport has been popular in Greece for many years – usually with a motor attached. But tourists have inspired huge interest in pedal power and now, wherever you stay in Greece, you are likely to find bike hire centres rivalling the traditional car and scooter rental premises.Read more