Captivating Greece

Trip Summary

Welcome to the cradle of civilization, the birthplace of democracy – Captivating Greece is bursting at the seams with culture and history alike. Prepare to immerse yourself in this European nation’s thriving culinary scene and enthralling landscapes while absorbing the decades of history that make the country so incredibly special. Dive into Greece, from its glistening azure waters to its winding streets and unforgettable sunsets.

Delight in the unique flavours abundant across this breathtaking nation. Sample the best street food Athens has to offer, learn the storied secrets to Cretan cooking, and treat your eyes and taste buds to a true feast as you watch some of the world’s most famous sunsets while enjoying fresh, local seafood!

Discover the views you’ve undoubtedly heard about, from the ancient Acropolis to the pink sands and crystalline waters of famed Cretan beaches, not forgetting about the stunning cliffs of Santorini. Immerse yourself in the richness of the ancient Greek civilization, learning about the wonders and myths from our expert guides while surrounded by marvellous architecture. 

Embark on a luxurious culinary adventure, learning from the experts and enjoying delectable wine pairings along the way. Experience Greece’s gorgeous wineries with a sommelier-guided wine tasting, where you’ll learn the secrets of grape cultivation on Santorini – like why their vine uniquely grows in a basket shape!


Captivating Greece is bursting at the seams with culture and history alike. Prepare to immerse yourself in this European nation’s thriving culinary scene and enthralling landscapes, all while absorbing the decades of history that make the country so incredibly special.

Join Carol as we wander through the most vibrant and colourful neighbourhoods of Athens, explore Old Town Chania and the most esteemed beaches in Crete, and take in the charm and magic of Santorini. The country’s unique spirit is guaranteed to treat you to a magical combination of sun & sea and leave you planning your return.

Carol from Delectable Destinations offers carefully planned itineraries that include a wonderful mix of culture, history, luxury, and beauty while you indulge your culinary palate with fine food and wine. Spend ten days in captivating Greece, getting lost in the easygoing local rhythms, basking in the warm breeze, savouring the crisp wine and mouth-watering delicacies, all while in great company.

This exclusive culinary and culture tour offers you the opportunity to partake in several activities, including an 18th-century olive oil mill & winery experience, a Cretan gastronomy course, a private Acropolis tour, and a sunset catamaran cruise around the island of Santorini. We’ll be enjoying luxury boutique accommodations in Athens, Chania and Santorini, which will be our home bases as our local guides lead us in discovering the picturesque scenery and ancient history that make Greece the marvel it is.

By the time we say farewell, you’ll have seen the sights, heard the stories and tasted the food that Greece is known for. An epic Mediterranean adventure awaits you, full of storybook views and divine meals!

Our mission is to provide personalized attention to each traveller. That’s why our exclusive trips are limited to small groups of passionate travellers.

Delectable Destinations … Delivering your dream trip


Thank you, Carol, for enriching my soul. I feel so fortunate to have found your company.

Kathy H., Cochrane, ON

I cannot say enough positive things about Delectable Destinations and its owner, Carol. It has been a delight and an honour to partake on these trips with her.

Nancy D., Seattle, WA

Thank you for giving me the opportunity to experience the “Trip of a Lifetime”!
Everything and everyone exceeded my highest expectations. I can’t wait for another!

Barbara C., Goshen, NY


September 16 - 26, 2024 - Sold Out
September 30 - October 10, 2024 - Sold Out
Group size: Maximum of 8 guests per trip



  • Round trip pick up and transfer – Arrival Athens (ATH – airport code) 
  • Ten nights in boutique luxury accommodations
  • All breakfasts, lunches, and dinners
  • Local wines included with all lunches and dinners
  • Private guided excursions with local English-speaking guides
  • Private hands-on cooking experiences
  • Private sommelier-guided wine tastings
  • Cretan gastronomy course in an 18th-century olive oil mill
  • Private sunset catamaran cruise in Santorini
  • All excursions and tours as per itinerary
  • Ground transportation – Private for our group

Not Included:

Airfare, train travel, insurance, incidentals, personal expenses and anything else not otherwise indicated as included.

Detailed Itinerary:

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