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15 Day Tour of Turkey - Go Mediterranean

Constantinople to Hellas. In plain English - Istanbul to Athens via a chunk of the best of Turkey and the choicest Greek islands. Gallipoli, Troy, Mykonos, Ios, Santorini. It’s all here!

Day 1
Welcome to Turkey! Arrive Istanbul and transfer to hotel in Sultanahmet. Rest of day free.
Overnight - Istanbul.

Day 2 - Istanbul
Enjoy a tour of old Istanbul. Rest of day free. Tonight, we enjoy a group Welcome Dinner at a typical Turkish restaurant. Dinner and overnight - Istanbul.

GallipoliDay 3 - Istanbul - Gallipoli
At the historical WW1 battlefields of Gallipoli, we enjoy a guided tour with lunch. Lunch and overnight - Gallipoli.

Days 4 - 5 - Gallipoli - Kusadasi
Heading south, we visit famous before exploring the Roman ruins of Pergamum. We continue to the coastal resort of Kusadasi with a stop at a leather manufacturer. On day 5, we explore the Roman ruins of legendary Ephesus, once the capital of Asia Minor. We also visit Selcuk Museum and a carpet manufacturing house. Dinner and overnight (2) - Kusadasi.

Days 6 - 13 - Kusadasi - Greek islands
Bidding farewell to Turkey, we commence our travels in Greece. Travelling by inter-island ferries we visit the best of the Greek Islands including - Samos, Mykonos, Ios and Santorini. We’ll be able to explore some of the best of these islands with time for relaxation and working on that tan. Choose a couple of optional day trips to outerlying islands, perhaps hire a jetski or go water-skiing. The choice is yours. Overnight - Mykonos (2), Ios (2) and Santorini (3). Our trip dossier contains further itinerary details!

Days 13 - 15 - Santorini - Athens
On day 13, we travel by inter-island ferry to Athens. Tonight, perhaps hit one of the many tavernas in the Plaka district. On day 14, we explore on a walk in Athens some of the Graeco-Roman sights in this historical city such as the Temple of Zeus, the Roman Agora, the Acropolis and of course, the Parthenon - an enduring city symbol. On the morning of day 15, our tour ends after breakfast.

Whats Included

Istanbul & the Bosphorus * Gallipoli - memorials, trenches and battlefields * Troy
Aegean Coast * Ruins of Pergamum & Ephesus * Kusadasi * Pamukkale thermal pools & Roman Hierapolis * Leather/carpet manufacturing houses * Samos * Mykonos * Ios * Santorini * Athens

Whats Included

Airport arrival transfer * 14 nights acommmodation 2 - 3 star hotels * 14 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners PLUS Welcome Dinner * Guided sightseeing - Istanbul, Gallipoli, Troy, Ruins of Ephesus & Pergamum & Pamukkale/Hierapolis, * Tour leader * Relevant transfers - modern air-cond. coach * Greece - transportation by scheduled inter-island ferries

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£699 GBP per person in July and August (single supplement - £199)

£599 GBP per person in June and September (single supplement £189) - BOOK NOW

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