Overview of Honeymoons in Greece
If you're looking for a mixture of relaxation and stunning sightseeing opportunities then a honeymoon in Greece or its islands could be perfect for you. With so much history to see at almost every turn and plenty of sun, sea and sand, to enjoy, Greece will provide you with an unforgettable honeymoon. Why not stay in one of the hotels and soak up this magical atmosphere.
If you're after a honeymoon that offers an exciting combination of ancient history, arts and culture together with sun, sea and sand lively nightlife, then look no further than Greece and its islands. Flights into Athens operate regularly from South Africa and with stunning Byzantine churches and awe inspiring archaeological sights, plus lots of museums and galleries, Athens alone will keep you busy. A visit to the iconic Acropolis is a must and whilst you're there have a stroll around the engaging Plaka, a web of winding streets with lots of small shops, restaurants and stunning architecture. Escape the heat with a ride almost to the top of the Lycabettus and cool off in its wooded slopes. With the Riviera just 30 minutes away, once you're tired of sightseeing, you can relax on the stunning beaches or dive the crystal clear waters. However you spend your time, a honeymoon in Greece will be unforgettable.
Make sure you choose the right time of year to visit Europe for your honeymoon.
When to go:
– Spring and Autumn are the best times to visit, especially May, June, September and October. The blue skies tend to fade in November and the days can become quite cold and wet.
– Multiple carriers operate between South Africa and Greece and Egypt Air fly from Johannesburg stopping at Cairo and on to Athens with a duration of around 14 hours with connections.