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Constantinople to Hellas!

Itineraries

Day 1

Istanbul

Welcome to Istanbul! You will be transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is yours free to explore.
Overnight Istanbul

Day 2

Istanbul

After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome.
Cruise between two continents on the stretch of water that separates Europe from Asia in the afternoon with an optional 'Half day Bosphorous cruise'.
Overnight Istanbul (B)

Day 3

Gallipoli

One of the most emotionally touching places in Turkey, today we visit the WW1 Battlefields of Gallipoli including Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorials, ANZAC Cove, Johnston's Jolly, original trenches and tunnels and the Nek.
Overnight Çanakkale (B, D)

Day 4

Troy

This morning, step back in time as we visit Troy, home of the famed Trojan Horse and then tour the magnificent acropolis of Pergamon. Its impressive temples and library made Pergamon a renowned cultural and political centre in its time.
Overnight Kuşadası (B,D)

Day 5

Ephesus

Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre before continuing to the former Greek village of Sirince, famous for its fruit wines. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village we learn how the carpets are made by hand and what determines their value.
Overnight Kuşadası (B,D)

Day 6

Heading to Greece

Leaving Turkey, we take a ferry to Samos and depending on ferry schedules; we may head straight for Mykonos or spend a day exploring lush-green Samos.
Overnight Mykonos (B)

Day 7

Mykonos

Free day today. Spend the day on the beach, stroll around the town or take a trip to one of the small villages or take an optional day trip to the neighbouring island of Delos. This Mecca of Ancient Greece is today an island wide, open-air museum.
Overnight Mykonos (B)

Day 8

Santorini

Revitalize with an early morning swim and wander the charming white-washed narrow alleyways of Mykonos Town before an afternoon ferry to Santorini.
Overnight Santorini (B)

Day 9

Santorini

Take an optional boat trip in the world's biggest volcanic crater above sea level. Visit the active volcano, swim in the warm thermal waters and take a therapeutic mud bath.
Overnight Santorini (B)

Day 10

Athens

Soak up the sun on the black sand beaches before we board an afternoon ferry to the mainland.
Overnight Athens (B)

Day 11

Athens

This morning you will have half day tour and visit Acropolis, stop at the stadium where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held. Admire the Olympian Zeus and Hadrians Arch. At the Acropolis visit the museum, the towering entrance of Propylaia, the Temple of Nike and the most famous of Greek relics, the Parthenon.
Overnight Athens (B)

Day 12

After breakfast, we say goodbye to our new friends before being transferred to the airport. (B)

  • Inbound Transfer – Istanbul
    Istanbul Airport (IST)
    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
  • Outbound Transfer – Athens
    Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH)
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour in Turkey
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for Athens city tour
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle in Turkey
  • Transportation by ferry within the Greek islands
  • Transfers between ports and hotels
  • Car ferry fees between Canakkale and Eceabat
  • Entrance fees in Turkey
  • Tips except driver, guide and transfer staff
  • 11 nights – accommodation.
  • 11 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners
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  • Tips – driver, guide and transfer staff
  • Suggested optional activities
  • Entrance fees in Greece
  • Visas, border or port taxes
  • Greece – Hotel Residence Tax, see tour notes for more details. (In Greece the Hellenic National Tourism Organization has decided on a residence fee to be applied on hotel accommodation from 01/01/2018. The fees applied will be EUR 1.50 for 3* hotels, EUR 3.00 for 4* hotels and EUR 4.00 for 5* hotels, per room, per night and are not included in the tour price. This tax must be paid by the guests directly to the hotel before the end of the stay.)
  • Compulsory Travel Insurance
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  • Pricing Name 01 June-12 July 2021 (Single Room Acc.)
    Start Saturday October 23, 2021
    End Saturday October 23, 2021
    1 - 8 Pax
     
    Available Seats: 8

    Per Adult (Single Room) ( 1 - 8 Pax ) $3,605.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 01 June-12 July 2021 (Double Room Acc.)
    Start Saturday October 23, 2021
    End Saturday October 23, 2021
    1 - 8 Pax
     
    Available Seats: 8

    Per Adult (Double Room) ( 1 - 8 Pax ) $2,735.00 $0.00 /Person

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