The Best Historical Tours in Greece

Journey Through Time: Unforgettable Historical Tours

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Get ready to embark on an extraordinary adventure through time and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of history and culture of Greece. In order to find the absolute best historical tours to Greece, we've carefully analyzed each tour based on key criteria such as price, comfort, guest ratings, service, and activities to ensure an unforgettable journey. Whether you're a history buff, a lover of art and architecture, or a curious traveler seeking new experiences, these top-rated organized tours provide the perfect blend of adventure and cultural immersion. Great for food, resorts, scuba diving & snorkeling, and beaches, Greece is a terrific destination. So, let's find that perfect tour for your next trip below.


The Top 3:

  • 3 Days, $123.04

  • 8 Days, $713.64

  • 3 Days, $302.01

What are the historical tour options in Greece?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 120 trip options analyzed
  • $248 average price per day (USD)
  • 3 to 27 days in length
  • 4.59 of 5 average rating
  • 32 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of historical tours in Greece, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.59 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 32 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 9 days, with tours ranging from 3 to 27 days long. For physical activity, you'll find tours classified as easy, moderate, relaxing, and serious, with most of them being easy. And for transportation, you can choose between coach / bus, ocean cruise, and self drive, with most of them being coach / bus. Regarding travel styles options, you'll find tours marked as family and honeymoon, with the most being family. With our thorough analysis of 120 historical tours, we've found the best. So rest assured that Greece has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Historical Tours in Greece
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Destination Services Greece



3 Days Start/End in Thessaloniki 1 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional journey that has garnered a 4 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 3 days, this jouney will have 50 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests age 18 and older. Expertly organized by Destination Services Greece, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $41 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
$123
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Destination Services Greece



8 Days Start/End in Heraklion 5 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

This memorable trip is offered by Destination Services Greece which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $89 per day. Discover a journey that spans 5 destinations, with notable stops in Spinalonga, Knossos, and Chania. Your adventure starts and ends in Heraklion. You'll love the emphasis on local culture and beaches, too. The maximum group size is 50 people, welcoming guests age 18 and older.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Boat
  • Beach
$714
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Visit Meteora



3 Days Start/End in Athens 2 Destinations 18 People at Most Ages 1 to 80 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 5 out of 5 stars by previous guests. With an emphasis on local culture and family-friendly activities, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. With a duration of 3 days, this voyage offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 18 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to guests age 1 to 80. Athens will be the beginning and end of your trip. Brought to you by Visit Meteora, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $101 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Family
$302
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Destination Services Greece



4 Days Start/End in Heraklion 3 Destinations 40 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled voyage for 4 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 40 participants at most. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Heraklion. Destination Services Greece, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests guests age 18 and older. And since the priority is on local culture and local cuisine, this tour is a great choice. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $82 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Boat
  • Food & Culinary
$328
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Destination Services Greece



8 Days Heraklion to Agios Nikolaos 8 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic trip has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Along the way, this journey encompasses 8 destinations, including Rethymnon, Agios Nikolaos, Elounda, and Spinalonga. Your journey will begin in Heraklion and end in Agios Nikolaos. Lasting 8 days, the maximum group size is 50 people, and it's good for guests age 18 and older. Organized by Destination Services Greece, this is a great deal because it's only $73 per day.

  • Historical
  • Self Drive
$585
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Destination Services Greece



5 Days Start/End in Heraklion 3 Destinations 40 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4.3 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip is the perfect choice. Heraklion kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Spanning across 5 days, the trip accommodates 40 individuals, and is suitable for guests age 18 and older. Offered by Destination Services Greece, this remarkable trip is priced at just $97 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Boat
$483
TourRadar
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  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Key Tours



4 Days Start/End in Athens 12 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 0 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Key Tours has received a 4.6 out of 5 rating. On this 4-day voyage you can unwind while also making new memories. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 12 destinations, featuring Argos, Mycenae, Olympia, and Patras. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Athens. With a group size of 50 people, it's suitable for guests age 0 and older. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $135 per day.

  • Coach / Bus
  • Sightseeing
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
$634 $539
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Destination Services Greece



5 Days Start/End in Athens 6 Destinations 50 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars

Check out this trip that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.2 out of 5 rating. Uncover the beauty of 6 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Delphi, Poros, Hydra, and Aegina. Athens will be both the start and end of your journey. Spanning across 5 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 50 participants, and it's great for guests age 18 and older. Brought to you by the renowned Destination Services Greece, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $135 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Ocean Cruise
  • Sightseeing
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
$674
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Visit Meteora



4 Days Start/End in Athens 4 Destinations 18 People at Most Ages 1 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars

This 4-day voyage is ideal for guests age 1 to 80. And priced at only $120 per day, it's a great value, too. You'll love the emphasis on local culture and family-friendly activities, too. Traverse through 4 enchanting destinations, with Kalabaka and Thermopylae among the must-see stops along the route. Your adventure starts and ends in Athens. It's offered by Visit Meteora, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Family
$481
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Visit Meteora



3 Days Start/End in Athens 4 Destinations 18 People at Most Ages 1 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $138 per day, this terrific 3-day journey is ideal for guests age 1 to 80. This trip visits 4 destinations, including Kalabaka and Thermopylae along the way. Athens will be the beginning and end of your trip. Organized by the reputable Visit Meteora, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Family
$414
TourRadar

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Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best 3-Day Tours from Athens, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Athens, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Corfu, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Mykonos, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Chania, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Heraklion, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Thessaloniki, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Milos, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Rhodes, The Best 10-Day Tours from Athens, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Athens for more package tour options.

How much do historical tours in Greece cost?

Average Daily Price Historical Tours
$248

After analyzing 120 historical tours in Greece, we found the average price to be a remarkably economical $248 per day. Naturally, this region has many fantastic options for historical tours with a variety of prices. The individual costs will vary by the destinations, travel style, available dates, and other factors. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Greece.

And for more information on Greece, see Greece Travel Costs and Greece Hotel Costs.


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