Florence 2 Greece Long Weekend - Bus2alps

Florence 2 Greece Long Weekend

From EUR 260

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Come with us for an epic weekend on the Greek island of Corfu. Join the many activities at the Pink Palace beachside resort, such as ATVing, kayaking, and more. Relax on the beach, then once the sun goes down, get ready for a traditional Grecian party complete with pink togas, plate smashing, and Greek dancing.

Included:

  • Round trip luxury coach transport (with A/C, DVD, & bathroom)
  • Round trip ferry transport
  • Accommodation with your friends at the Pink Palace
  • Dinners and breakfasts at the Pink palace
  • Bus2alps trip leader

What’s Not Included, Optional Costs

  • Lunches and meals on the Ferry
  • Lunches at the Pink Palace
  • Optional activities
  • Optional day trips
  • Museum entrance

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Detailed Itinerary

Important Note: Ferry departure, arrival and travel times vary dependent on season and weather conditions. Please contact info@bus2alps.com prior to making any connecting travel plans.

Day 1 

The trip departs Florence from the Santa Maria Novella train station. The meeting point is in the International Ticketing Hall opposite tracks 8 and 9. Be sure to check in with your Bus2alps Trip Leader at least 20 minutes before the scheduled departure time. We will travel across Italy to the Port of Ancona, where we will board the ferry for an overnight ride to Greece. The ferry is the size of a cruise ship and has excellent on board amenities including restaurants, bars, and stores. This is the perfect opportunity to meet your fellow trip members.

Day 2

We arrive on the Greek mainland at Igoumenitsa. On arrival, we transfer to another ferry for a short ride where we cross to the Island of Corfu. Once in Corfu, we are met by the Pink Palace bus and head to the Pink Palace where we immediately check in. The rest of the day is free to hang on the beach, or join in on one of the various activities. Dinner is served in the evening at The Pink Palace in The Palladium. The Pink Toga Party will begin after dinner either on Friday or Saturday and everyone will wear their togas to dinner. Please note that the Toga Party is subject to change. Depending on the dates, it is possible for it to be held at the reception bar. If the Toga Party is scheduled for Saturday, The Palladium will turn into The Pink Palace’s nightclub after dinner where you can enjoy drinks and dancing for the rest of the night.

Day 3

Your options for the day include: the Booze Cruise, the ATV Safari, rent an ATV yourself, go sea kayaking, take a day trip to Corfu Town or simply relax on the beach. Please note that all outdoor acitivites are subject to weather conditions and which activities are available will be announced by the Pink Palace upon arrival. Dinner is served in the evening in The Palladium. The Pink Toga Party will begin after dinner either on Friday or Saturday and everyone will wear their togas to dinner. Please note that the Toga Party is subject to change. Depending on the dates, it is possible for it to be held at the reception bar. If the Pink Toga Party occurred on Friday, The Palladium will turn into The Pink Palace’s nightclub after dinner where you can enjoy drinks and dancing for the rest of the night.

Day 4

Your options for the day include: the Booze Cruise, the ATV Safari, rent an ATV yourself, go sea kayaking, take a day trip to Corfu Town or simply relax on the beach. Please note that all outdoor acitivites are subject to weather conditions and which activities are available will be announced by the Pink Palace upon arrival. We depart the Pink Palace that evening. It is essential you are not late and do not disappear, especially if you are participating in one of the earlier activities. If you miss the bus to the port, you will miss the ferry. We take a bus ride back to the Corfu port, where we transfer to a ferry back to Igoumenitsa where we meet the larger, overnight cruise ship back to Italy.

Day 5

In the afternoon we arrive in Ancona and board our private bus to return to Florence. We will arrive back in Florence in the evening.

Optional Activities

All outdoor activities are subject to weather conditions.

Toga Party: The Pink Palace has become famous for its Pink Toga Party. The night kicks of with a group dinner in your pink toga, followed by a crazy party highlighted by Greek dancing, plate smashing, and lots of Greek Ouzo.

Booze Cruise: Join the Pink Palace Navy for a crazy five hour boat adventure around the island of Corfu. The booze cruise stops at places to cliff jump, swim in bat caves, and hang out on a private beach. 

ATV Safari & Rentals: Spend your day trekking through one of Greece’s lushest islands, visiting beautiful vista points, hanging out in small Greek towns, and blaring your horn at old Greek couples waving as your drive by.

Kayak Safari & Rentals: Grab a paddle and spend your day exploring the Corfu coastline.

Highlights

Highlights Include:

  • Toga Party
  • Ouzo
  • ATV Safari
  • Kayak Safari
  • Booze Cruise
  • Greek fire dancing
  • Plate smashing
  • and much more!

Route

  1. Florence
  2. Corfu
  3. Florence