This timeless land brims with epic tales of brave heroes and fantastical beasts played to a backdrop of unforgettable beauty. And a luxury Greece holiday is more than just a study in history, as Greece is a land of dramatic landscapes, charming people, sun-soaked beaches and traditional villages that will captivate and enthral.
Time Difference: GMT +2 hours
Flight duration: 3 hours 25 minutes to Thessaloniki (Halkidiki) 3 hours 55 minutes to Heraklion (Crete)
The summers are typically long, hot, and dry with little rainfall for three to four months. Winters are short and mildly wet.
British Airways flies direct from London Heathrow and London Gatwick to various Greek destinations. Other airlines and more UK departure points are also available.