Greece and Turkey
14 Days Escorted tour highlights of Turkey with leisure time at the Greek Isles.
The mosques, bazaars, and Turkish baths of Istanbul could keep you happily occupied for your entire trip.
Academy of Athens
Itinerary (B = breakfast, L = lunch D = dinner)
DAY 1 Saturday: Istanbul
Upon your arrival, you will be met by our representative before transfer to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.
DAY 2 Sunday: Istanbul (B)
After breakfast at the hotel, a guided tour to Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, Blue Mosque and the Spice Market will commence. The day ends with an overnight stay in Istanbul. An optional dinner with a Turkish show is available tonight.
DAY 3 Monday: Canakkale (B,D)
After breakfast at the hotel, drive to Gallipoli and visit Anzac Cove, Nek, Conk Bair, Lone Pine, and 57th Regiment Memorial, and cross the Dardanelles. Overnight stay in Canakkale.
DAY 4 Tuesday: Troy - Pergamum - Kusadasi (B, D)
After breakfast at the hotel drive to legendary Troy; the site where the Trojan War took place, crossing the mountain Ida arrives at Pergamum visit Acropolis and overnight stays in Kusadasi.
DAY 05 Wednesday: Ephesus - Kusadasi (B, D)
After breakfast a short drive to Ephesus, we will have the opportunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets, and tiles. Return to Kusadasi for an overnight stay.
DAY 6 Thursday: Hierapolis - Pamukkale - Marmaris (B, D)
After breakfast drive through the meander plain and cotton farms, arrive at Pamukkale, time to enjoy the beauty of the lime cascade and visit ancient Hierapolis, and continue to Marmaris for overnight.
DAY 7 Friday: Marmaris - Rhodes (B)
After breakfast transfer to Marmaris for the ferry to Rhodos where you will stay for 1 night.
DAY 8 Saturday: Rhodes - Santorini (B)
Today take a flight to Santorini and upon arrival transfer to your hotel.
DAY 9 Sunday: Santorini (B)
Day at leisure in Santorini and overnight stay.
DAY 10 Monday: Santorini - Mykonos (B)
Transfer to the pier for a hydrofoil or ferry ride to Mykonos. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.
DAY 11 Tuesday: Mykonos (B)
A relaxing day on the beach of Mykonos and experience the atmosphere of the Cycladic Island during this day at leisure.
DAY 12 Wednesday: Mykonos - Athens (B)
After Breakfast takes a ferry to Athens, arrive, and transfer to your hotel.
DAY 13 Friday: Athens (B)
Day at leisure.
DAY 14 Saturday: Athens (B)
After Breakfast transfer to the airport - end of services.
Please allow three hours for check-in to your international flights and two hours for domestic.
1. How much would it cost to fly from an airport not listed as part of this deal?
Please contact us for additional pricing options from any departure airport not listed.
2. Can we extend our trip before or after the promotional dates for the deal?
Yes, you can arrange for that by contacting us either by phone or email.
3. How do I find out if the dates I want to travel are available?
Check the dates listed above to see if there is availability for the specific date you are interested in. If there are multiple dates listed feel free to contact us for the most up-to-date availability.
13 nights at Hotels as noted.
Full-day tour of Istanbul.
Arrival and departure transfers.
Meal plan as per itinerary with Breakfast daily.
Sightseeing on air-conditioned vehicles with English speaking professional tour guide.
Entrance fees to all places visited and Museums.
Ferry tickets between Greek Islands and flight. (The Service in Greece is not an Escorted Tour but an independent arrangement that is locally hosted. )
Rates are per person, based on double occupancy.
For single occupancy please add $1,290. For triple occupancy please deduct $300 per person.
Cancellation policy and fees:
All cancellations are subject to fees up to the date specified.
Travel insurance is highly recommended.
Visa, personal expenses, and tipping.
International airfare is not included.
All airfare is nonrefundable after booking.
Additional fees: Baggage fees may apply.
Anything not listed above.
(4-5* & Special Class) or similar
Istanbul: Novotel Karakoy
Kusadasi: Ramada Resort Kusadasi or Charisma Deluxe
Mykonos: Pelican Bay / Kosmoplaz
Santorini: El Greco
Rhodes: Mediterranean Rhodes
Athens: Athenian Callirhoe
May 20, 27
June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5, 12, 19, 26
September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30