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Exploring the past in Greece

Greece has some of the most iconic of archaeological sites, from the Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens to Knossos on the Island of Crete. It is the ruins and black and red pots of Hellenistic Greece we are more familiar with, scattered in museums around the World, but our ancestors were here as long ago as 700,000 years.

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ARCHAEOLOGY TRAVEL TOUR – Byzantine Greece, Past & Present

St Titus’s Cathedral, Gortyn

For many centuries Greece and the Greek islands were at the cultural centre of the Byzantine Empire. Churches, monasteries and museums bear testament to the artistic traditions that developed here. Traditions of architecture and icon painting continue to influence religious practices today. For 11 days and taking in the Orthodox Easter weekend, this tour explores Byzantine art in Greece from its earliest manifestation to the present.

Small group tour of the Byzantine Art of Athens and the Greek Islands, including Paros, Ios and Crete.
 

  • Booking now for Easter 2017
  • €3250 per person
  • Maximum 10 people
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