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Classic Turkey & Greek Islands - Encounters Travel
Classic Turkey & Greek Islands - Encounters Travel
Starts
Athens
Destinations
+9
Ends
Istanbul
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Highlights

Start in Athens and end in Istanbul! With the discovery tour Classic Turkey & Greek Islands, you have a 14 day tour package taking you from Athens to Istanbul and through Athens, Greece and 10 other destinations in Europe. Classic Turkey & Greek Islands includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel
Max Group Size
20
Transportation
Coach / Bus

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: Arrive in Athens, transfer to hotel
  2. Day 2: Athens, half day Acropolis tour
  3. Day 3: Ferry from Athens to Santorini, free time
  4. Day 4: Santorini, free time & optional tours
  5. Day 5: Ferry from Santorini to Mykonos
  6. Day 6: Mykonos, free day & local options
  7. Day 7: Samos to Kusadasi
  8. Day 8: Kusadasi, Ephesus Roman ruins tour
  9. Day 9: Drive to Pamukkale and Hierapolis
  10. Day 10: Drive the Silk Road to Konya
  11. Day 11: Cappadocia, full day tour
  12. Day 12: Cappadocia, drive to Ankara before returning to Istanbul
  13. Day 13: Istanbul, Old City tour
  14. Day 14: Istanbul, departure transfer to the airport

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  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

  • Flights

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    • March 1, 2017

      I would like more info on the food options for halal eaters.

      As the main religion in Greece is Greek Orthodox, halal food will not be widely available. Breakfasts at hotels will include items that are not halal, and so will any lunches and dinners that are included in the tour.

    • March 1, 2017

      Where can I find more detailed information about this tour?

      A trip note - which contains essential information about your trip will be given to you. Information such as the daily itinerary, where to meet on the first day, what time the trip starts, how to get to the joining point hotel, included activities, visa information, etc will be mentioned in there. Please contact us for this.

    • March 1, 2017

      What is the maximum group size of this tour?

      Our Greece small-group tours run with a maximum of 26 travellers.

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    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

    Euro
    Greece
    Lira
    Turkey

    Plugs & Adapters

    Greece and TurkeyGreece

    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Greece and Turkey. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Greece and Turkey. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Turkey. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Athens is the starting point and Istanbul is the endpoint.
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    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this Encounters Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 25 July 2018 the full payment of $2,880 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2880 for Classic Turkey & Greek Islands, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
    Availability
    Some departure dates and prices may vary and Encounters Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    Credit Cards
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,785 km.
    • Athens (Greece)
    • 234 km
    • Santorini (Greece)
    • 119 km
    • Mykonos (Greece)
    • 149 km
    • Samos (Greece)
    • 28 km
    • Kusadasi (Turkey)
    • 14 km
    • Ephesus (Turkey)
    • 149 km
    • Pamukkale (Turkey)
    • 296 km
    • Konya (Turkey)
    • 224 km
    • Cappadocia (Turkey)
    • 222 km
    • Ankara (Turkey)
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