Ask Question

Ask a Question

What You Should Know More About Greece

  • Is Greece a good honeymoon destination and why?

    Greece is definitely a good honeymoon destination and has been a great host to newly-weds for generations. It demonstrates a perfect blend of ancient civilization as well as a modern-day culture and thus makes it a great balance to bond over old-school romance and contemporary love trends.

    Not only has Greece been a perfect set for romantic movie films, it naturally provides a setting great for even real-life couples. There are numerous romantic accommodations and destinations that seem like they are specially designed for couples that are so welcoming and sets the right honeymoon mood to kick-start their married life.

  • Which is the best time to visit Greece for a honeymoon? What is the ideal duration for a honeymoon in Greece?

    Without much debate, the best time to visit Greece is the early spring season from the months of mid-April to mid-June. Greece is at its peak during the summer, with high-temperature levels, large crowds of people and inflated rates too. It is thus best avoided during summer. However, travelers could also plan their trip post the summer season during the months of September and October when there are lesser crowds and it's comparatively pleasant.

    With so many places to move to within Greece, an ideal duration would be 12 days. However, it will require a whole of two weeks if you want to comfortably cover the major parts of Greece.

  • What are the costs of Greece honeymoon packages?

    An average honeymoon package to Greece for 7 days and 6 nights would cost approximately INR 1, 40,000. There are various packages options that you can opt for according to your choice of destinations and interests. Honeymoon packages with varying budgets are also available and you can pick the one that best fits your pocket.

  • What are some famous tourist attractions in Greece for honeymooners?

    Greece being a place that basks in the glory of ancient history and civilization majorly accommodates primeval monuments and architecture. These places make great backdrops for your honeymoon picture and are also a treat for culture and history fanatics. Here are some of the famous tourist attractions in Greece that you can explore during your honeymoon:

    • Parthenon – Iconic Athenian Temple Ruins
    • Temple of Olympian Zeus in Athens
    • Acropolis in Athens – Archaeological promenade
    • Acropolis Museum
    • Delphi – UNESCO World heritage center
    • Meteora Monasteries
    • Zagorohoria & the Ancient ruins of Kassope and Nikopolis
    • Thessaloniki

  • What are the best activities which we can do in Greece while honeymooning?

    It is difficult to decide amongst the best activities to do while you are in Greece, as each is as exciting as the other. However, here are some favorite things to do for your honeymoon in Greece:

    • Take a bicycle tour at the countryside of Greece
    • Attend a traditional Greek Festival – Sardine or Tomato celebration
    • Attend the Carnival of Patras
    • Bathe in the waterfalls in Samothraki, Neda Peloponesse or Polylimnio.
    • Go Wine Tasting and explore different flavors.
    • Take a dip in Thermal Spas
    • Explore traditional Greek food

  • Which adventure activities can be enjoyed by couples in Greece?

    There are quite a few adventure activities that you can try during your honeymoon to Greece. The top favorites are:

    • Climb Mt.Olympus – One of Europe’s highest peaks.
    • Dive in Skiathos – this area is rich in marine life with teeming corals.
    • Skiing in the Greek Mountains
    • Dive with Dolphins at Halkidiki or Kythera
    • Scuba dive in one of the Greek Islands
    • Bunjee jumping at Zulu Bungy, Isthmus of Korinthos

  • Which all places are best to enjoy romantic dinners in Greece?

    The Greek cuisine is a Mediterranean cuisine and widely uses ingredients such as olive oil, vegetables, grains, fish, wine, etc. Greek food usually has a unique taste that satisfies the taste buds of most. Popular Greek dishes are Moussaka, Tzatziki, frappes and more.

    Here are a few restaurants that serve lip-smacking food in Greece that you must visit during your trip there:

    • Archipelago – Greek Food
    • Kalita – Eclectic, serves unique cocktails.
    • Alefkandra –
    • Ambrosia and Nectar – Greek food
    • Barbarossa – Greek food
    • Bratsera – Mediterranean food
    • Etrusco - Mediterranean food
    • Kuzina – Greek cuisine
    • Nammos –International cuisine
    • Spondi – Fusion food

  • What all water sports we can do in Greece while honeymooning?

    Greece possessing an archipelago of around 3000 islands has a never-ending stream of water to explore. There innumerable options of water sports that you can do while you are in Greece. Here are the top water sports activities:

    • Canoeing
    • Jet Skiing
    • Parasailing
    • Scuba Diving
    • Surfing
    • Tubing and Banana boat rides
    • Wakeboard
    • Water ski
    • Windsurfing

  • Which are the best honeymoon resorts in Greece?

    There are many resorts in Greece that are a romantic paradise. With the perfect setting, view and designed with privacy, your accommodation can amp up your honeymoon diaries to the most memorable trip of your life. Some top luxury resorts that you could stay at during your honeymoon in Greece are:

    • Grace Mykonos – exclusive Greek-chic style boutique hotel in the island of Mykonos. Starting at $ 4000 for 5 nights as a honeymoon package.
    • Honeymoon Petra Villas –sea view rooms and infinity pool.
    • Mykonos Grand Hotel and Resort – Luxury beachfront resort, Spa and private beach.
    • Canaves Oia Suites – contemporary honeymoon suites facing the sea, open-air spa.
    • Santorini Katelli Resort – romantic dining experience
    • Atrium Palace Thalasso Spa Resort and Villas – beachfront chic resort

  • Which are the best places for shopping in Greece during honeymoon?

    You will be surprised with the variety of shopping that you can experience in Greece. From international brands to local traditional items, each type has a place of its own to look for. Here are a few areas that you could visit to do some shopping during your honeymoon:

    • The area of Kolonaki – designer products, top quality and high aesthetic value.
    • Kifisia – Malls for brands
    • Glyfada – shopping seafront
    • Syntagma Square and Monastiraki – high-end brands
    • The area of Plaka – flokati rugs, expensive antiques, religious icons.
    • Bahar – dried herbs, traditional Greek mountain tea and ground spices, olive oil, honey and other Greek delicacies and ingredients.

  • Which are best islands in Greece for honeymooners?

    The islands of Greece are famous honeymoon destinations for couples all around the world. With most islands having ancient architecture and cafes overlooking the magnificent water bodies with far away volcanoes/hills, what could be more romantic than sipping on a cocktail with your loved ones with a view like this?

    Here are the top island destinations in Greece that would complete your honeymoon with lifelong memories:

    • Mykonos – known for its happening nightlife and parties
    • Santorini – popular for its mesmerizing sunsets over the Caldera
    • Corfu – Venetian influenced, lush greenery and long history, perfect for nature and culture lovers.
    • Crete – flourishes in historical architecture, seaside, Great Island to unwind from city life.
    • Rhodes – accommodates some of the most luxurious and secluded resorts in Greece, perfect for a honeymoon.
    • Lesbos – popular for its hot springs and beautiful beaches

  • Are there any romantic cruise trips in Greece?

    A trip to Greece without taking the cruise will remain incomplete. There are various romantic cruise trips that you can choose in Greece. The most popular cruise lines are:

    • Windstar Cruises – explores the Greek Isles and Turkish coasts. Covers popular places such as the Acropolis, Pantheon, etc. Also includes a private event at the Celsus Library of Ephesus with a 5 course dinner.
    • Celebrity reflection – 10 night Mediterranean cruise. It includes stops in famous islands such as Mykonos, Santorini, Athens, Naples and more. You could enjoy a 360-degree view from this all-side glass designed cruise ship.
    • Holland America – a variety of Mediterranean itinerary. Stops include Thira (Santorini), Corfu, Katakolon (Olympia) and more.
    • Silverseas cruise – covers all major regions of Greece along with many smaller ports too.

     

Traveller Tales from Greece

1485441311_11.png

Abani Mahajan

16 October 2017

After a long gap I and my husband had a tour and that too was to the beautiful paradise, Greece. The complete tour was of zero stress and thanks to Couple Escapes team which arranged everything regardi...

1485441297_307.png

Tanushri Kakkar

16 October 2017

We have done a beautiful, romantic Greece honeymoon tour in April, 2017 and it was a good time to enjoy leisurely time in the colourful cities as well as to do some adventure, water based activities. V...

1485441328_35.png

Gati Dhawan

16 October 2017

What I liked most about the honeymoon days in Greece done with my husband in last January are the beaches in Mykonos. The complete Greek culture was found in Mykonos where locals were also coming in la...

1485441298_212.png

Dhanalakshmi Shukla

16 October 2017

August 13th to 21st, 2017 were the most amazing days in mine and my husband’s life. Our honeymoon days to Greece happened that time. As per the suggestion of Couple Escape team, we customized the packa...

Listings in Greece