ATHENS EXTENSION

NICE AND EASY 

EASTERN COAST of ATTICA

Minimum 2 persons

 

 

RAFINA PORTION

 

Rafina is a town located on the eastern coast of  Attica in Greece.

Rafina lies on the Aegean Coast, east of the Penteli mountains and northeast of the Mesogaia plain. It is 5 km (3 mi) north of Artemida, 7 km (4 mi) south of  Nea Makri, and 25 km (16 mi) east of Athens city centre. The municipal unit of Rafina contains, besides the city itself, a large portion of the surrounding area, which is mostly woodland and farmland. The only other town is Kallitechnoupoli with a population of 923.The town can be accessed through Greek National Road 54 (Athens – Pallini – Rafina), Greek National Road 83 (Athens – Marathon – Rafina) and Greek National Road 85 (Lavrio – Rafina).

Rafina is a port town serving ferries to the southern part of Euboea as well as most of the Cyclades. ts port is the second largest of Attica, after that of Piraeus, but it will probably be superseded by the one in Lavrio  which is currently being expanded. During the Prehistoric Times, Rafina had already inhabited. The oldest finds are about the Neolithic Period, also, extremely was the remains of the Bronze Age (3,000 years B.C.), which was founded by the excavations of Dimitrios Theocharis in '50s: a settlement on the hill above the port, with facilities of bronze's processing near the delta of the Great Stream, and a Protohelladic Akropolis in the cape of Askitario which you can visit today.

NEW MAKRI PORTION

 

Nea Makri is a town in East Attica Greece.  Is situated on the coast of the Petalioio Gulf, a gulf on the Aegean Sea, in the eastern most part of the Attica peninsula. It is 7 km north of Rafina, 8 km south of Marathon and 25 km north east of Athens city centre. The municipal unit Nea Makri also contains the village Neos Voutzas, 5 km south of Nea Makri town centre. Greek National Road 83 ( Athens – Marathon – Rafina )  passes through Nea Makri. It is widely known and visited due to its coastline and its beaches are among the top10 cleaner in the region of Attica.The area was once known as Plesti, but following the 1922 Greek military disaster in Asia Minor and the subsequent repatriation of Greeks from the town of  Makri, it was renamed Nea Makri (New Makri). 

MATI PORTION

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Heaven theme keys

Heaven Destinations Company  has introduced 10 ‘theme keys’  to indicate the content of each expedition. Each of these ‘theme keys’ used as an exclusive theme for each unit for organized and customized groups.

 

 

Advisory team

ADVISORY TEAM

Preferred partners

Preferred partners

Our people

In Heaven Destinations we offer memorable sightseeing experiences, personalised for your very own needs. Let us take you off the regular track and offer you the hidden treasures that the country has to offer, along with very special international destinations.

Whether part of a small group of visitors, or a large tourism corporate, our team of specialists are guaranteed to assist you in designing custom programs that will offer an unforgettable experience. In designing our products we consider both the mythical aspects that draw their magic from the stories of the distant Homeric past or the narration of Ancient Greece found in Pausanias, as well as the realistic details about museum schedules, expected weather conditions in open air venues, specific dietary particularities, etc. This attention to detail will make all the difference for you and your customers.

We cooperate with only the most reliable organizations in transport and accomodation, based on our 40year experience in the field.

about-usOur company is based in privately-owned offices in Athens and is a leading company specializing in incoming tourism and travel management.

We offer special packages for relax in several Greek islands like Crete, Santorini, Rhodes, Mykonos at 4* and 5* hotels.

We organize tours spanning from daily excursions, up to 7 or 8 day trips, mostly focussed around Athens and Peloponnese. We combine these tours with some 3,4,6 days cruise to Greek islands.

We promote thematically structured tours, including

  • "Wine roads", wine of Nemea is named by Homer, 12th century BC
  • "Olive routes", olive oil being the most characteristic product since the ancient years
  • "Footsteps of St Paul", visiting places mentioned by St Paul the apostle 
  • "Heavenly Goldies", focusing on the aged 50+ groups

Additionally we offer a number of services, specifically designed for the corporate market, including team building activities, conferences, business events.

Heaven Destinations is the preferred partner for "LGG" (Let's Go Greece) for students tourism.

Our vision - our priorities

Our vision is to establish "Heaven Destinations" as the leading company in the travel trade sector in Greece.

The six primary reasons for choosing Heaven as your partner are:

  • Exploring the country, the sights and the people from an insider's viewpoint
  • Preference for traveling in comfort and style
  • Selection of the best value-for-money hotels, of exceptional quality and location
  • Building memorable experiences for you and your customers
  • Individualised, personalized services because every individual is important 
  • A human-centric company which you can trust 

Luxury land and sea transport services

We offer a fleet of luxury cars and boats.

  • Luxury Cars
  • Luxury Boats