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Your Adventure, Day by Day

Day 1 Depart From North America
  • Fly to Athens Sit back, relax and enjoy your overnight flight
Day 2 Welcome to Greece
  • Your Adventure Begins Arrive at Athens International Airport where you are met by your Excel Representative
  • Transfer by deluxe coach Check into your 3* Athens area hotel where you will be staying for the following seven nights
  • Welcome Meeting and Orientation
  • Dinner at hotel
Day 3 Sightseeing in The Acropolis
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Morning training session
  • Visit The Acropolis The Acropolis has dominated Athens for over 2,000 years and habitation traces indicate that it was occupied as early as the Neolithic Age
  • The Acropolis Museum See the superb collection of sculptures from the area. The monuments of the Acropolis have withstood the ravages of past centuries, both of ancient times and those of the Middle Ages
  • Afternoon training session
  • Dinner at hotel
Day 4 Guided Tour of Athens
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Guided Tour of Athens See many of the major tourist attractions including the Parthenon, Temple of Athena and much more
  • Afternoon free for additional sightseeing on own
  • Dinner at hotel
Day 5 Olympic Stadium of Athens
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Morning training session This will be led by a guest coach. The coach will be local to Greece and will provide an alternate perspective of wrestling techniques
  • Olympic Stadium Enjoy a guided tour of the Olympic Stadium of Athens, host of AEK Athens
  • Wrestling Match This afternoon participate in your first meet against local wrestlers
  • Dinner at hotel
Day 6 Travel to Delphi
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Transfer by deluxe coach to Delphi
  • Enjoy a 3 hour guided walking tour of Delphi Visit the Sanctuary of Apollo, the most important sacred site in the Greek world. This was a major site for the worship of the god Apollo
  • Delphi Archaeological Museum Displaying some of the finest works of art in Greece. The museum's 15 rooms chronicle the history of Delphi from the 15th century BC to the 4th century AD, and includes many magnificent treasures donated from locations throughout the Classical world
  • Return to Athens
  • Dinner at hotel
Day 7 Marathon Museum
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Morning training session This guest coaching session will be led by a local Greece coach. It will provide the team with an alternate perspective of wrestling techniques
  • This afternoon visit the Marathon Museum
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Wrestling Match This evening, participate in a wrestling meet against local wrestlers
Day 8 Last Day in Greece
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Morning training session
  • Visit the Cape Sounio, south of Athens
  • Last Wrestling Meet This evening, participate in a meet against local wrestlers
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Enjoy your last night in Athens!
Day 9 Depart for North America
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart Athens Airport on your return flight home

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