Turkey with Greece

9 Nights / 10 Days | 2 Countries / 4 Cities

Turkey with Greece

9 Nights / 10 Days - 2 Countries / 4 Cities

Istanbul (2N)/Cappadocia (2N)/Athens (3N)/Santorini (2N)

  • Family with Kids

Starting Price Per Adult

SAR 5,389

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Turkey

4 nights

  • day 1

  • MORNING

    Arrive in Istanbul. Transfer to Hotel

  • EVENING

    Evening Free Time at Leisure

  • day 2

  • FULL DAY

    Full Day Istanbul City Tour with Local Lunch

  • day 3

  • FULL DAY

    Entrance to Bosphorus Cruise with Spice Market. Transfer to Airport for flight to Cappadocia (on own)

to Cappadocia (on own)

  • day 4

  • FULL DAY

    Full Day Cappadocia Tour with Local Lunch

  • day 5

  • FULL DAY

    Transfer to Airport for your flight (on own) to Athens. Transfer to your Hotel in Athens & Day Free at Leisure

flight (on own) to Athens

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Greece

5 Nights

  • day 6

  • FULL DAY

    Athens City Tour with Acropolis & Entrance to Acropolis Museum

  • day 7

  • FULL DAY

    Day Free at Leisure

  • day 8

  • FULL DAY

    Transfer to Athens Port for ferry to Santorini. Evening Free at Leisure

to Santorini

  • day 9

  • MORNING TO NOON

    Half Day Volcano & Hot Spring Tour

  • day 10

  • MORNING

    Transfer to Airport for your flight to Onward Destination

Day 1

| Istanbul

Step into the enchanting world of Istanbul, a city like no other. Nestled in Turkey's captivating Marmara region, Istanbul beckons with its unparalleled beauty, rich culture, vibrant lifestyle, and the harmonious coexistence of opposites. Our local representative extends a warm welcome, ensuring a seamless transfer to your hotel in this mesmerizing city. Get ready to immerse yourself in the wonders of Istanbul, a place where history and modernity gracefully converge. Your overnight stay in Istanbul marks the beginning of an unforgettable journey through a realm of captivating mysteries and timeless charm.

Day 2

| Istanbul

Today's adventure takes you to the "Sultan Ahmet Center," the historical heart of the "Old City" where Byzantine and Ottoman Empires once thrived. Explore the magnificent Hagia Sophia, a 6th-century architectural wonder. Across from it, the Blue Mosque stands with its iconic İznik tiles and six minarets. Delve into the Hippodrome, where ancient sports and political activities unfolded, adorned with monuments like the Serpentine Column, Obelisk of Theodosius, and German Fountain of Wilhelm II. Experience the bustling Grand Covered Bazaar, a shopper's paradise with 4,000 shops offering treasures from antiques to carpets. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
Next, visit the opulent Topkapı Palace, showcasing the treasures of Ottoman Sultans and sacred relics. Explore the Sultan Tombs near Hagia Sophia, showcasing exquisite 16th-century ceramic panels and historical artifacts. Conclude your day in Istanbul, where history, art, and culture converge

Day 3

| Cappadocia

On your half-day tour of Istanbul, experience the captivating sights of the Golden Horn, a historical natural harbor, and the mighty Byzantine City Walls that stretch 22 kilometers. Explore the aromatic wonders of the Spice Bazaar, where exotic spices, fruits, vegetables, and more await.
Next, embark on a Bosphorus Cruise, sailing through the strait that bridges Europe and Asia. Capture the elegance of marble palaces, Ottoman-style wooden villas, and modern residences. Admire the exterior of Rumeli Fortress, an iconic military structure. The tour concludes at the Spice Market, allowing you to return to the hotel at your leisure.
Later, transfer independently to Istanbul Airport or Sabiha Gokcen Airport for your flight to Cappadocia. Upon arrival at Kayseri Airport or Nevsehir Airport, check in at your hotel and unwind for the rest of the day as you prepare for your journey through Cappadocia.

Day 4

| Cappadocia

Your journey begins with a visit to Devrent Valley, where a myriad of fairy chimneys grace the landscape. Stroll through this enchanting valley, admiring its natural wonders.
Next, we venture to Avanos, renowned for its ancient pottery craftsmanship dating back to the Hittite era. The distinctive red clay, molded by local artisans, hails from the Kizilirmak River's sediment—the longest in Turkey. Afterward, indulge in a delicious lunch at a local restaurant.
Our journey continues to the Goreme Open Air Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the intricately carved churches, chapels, and monasteries within the fairy chimneys, adorned with frescoes from the 10th to the 13th centuries. Please note that entrance to the Dark Church requires an additional fee.
Before returning to your hotels, seize the opportunity to capture the picturesque landscapes of the neighboring valleys through your lens. The day concludes with an overnight stay in captivating Cappadocia.

Day 5

| Athens

Bid farewell to your Turkish adventure after breakfast at the hotel. You'll be transferred to Kayseri Airport (ASR) or Nevsehir Airport (NAV) for your flight to Athens.
Welcome to Athens, the historical capital and one of Europe's oldest cities, boasting a recorded history spanning over 3,400 years and continuous habitation since the 11th millennium B.C. Upon arrival, our local representative will ensure a seamless transfer to your hotel, where you can check in and unwind. The evening offers free time to independently explore this beautiful city, from shopping to immersing in its vibrant nightlife. Athens awaits your discovery.

Day 6

| Athens

Uncover the captivating tapestry of Athens, a city of remarkable contrasts and timeless beauty. Our expert guides lead you on a journey to the historic Panathenaic Stadium, where the first modern Olympic Games graced the world in 1896 (with a brief stop). Pass by the Prime Minister's residence, guarded by the colorful Euzones, and witness iconic landmarks such as the Temple of Olympian Zeus, Hadrian's Arch, Parliament, and the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier. Explore the city's intellectual heart, with visits to the Academy, University, National Library, and Constitution Square (Syntagma). Ascend the Acropolis to marvel at architectural masterpieces, including the Propylaea, Temple of Athena Nike, Erechtheion, and the timeless Parthenon—a monument that weaves material and spirit, offering order to the mind. Conclude your journey at the new Acropolis Museum, where classical treasures find their rightful home

Day 7

| Athens

A leisure day in Athens invites you to embrace the city's rich history and vibrant culture at your own pace. You can begin by savoring Greek cuisine at a local taverna. Stroll through the charming Plaka district's labyrinthine streets, indulge in shopping at Monastiraki Flea Market, and explore historic landmarks like the Acropolis. Unwind by sipping coffee at a traditional café or enjoying sunset views from Lycabettus Hill.
You can also take the opportunity to unwind and indulge in the hotel's extensive amenities.

Day 8

| Santorini

Journey to Athens Port for a ferry ride to Santorini, the renowned volcanic island situated in the southern reaches of the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea, Greece. As you step onto the island, you'll be transported to a realm of unparalleled beauty, where surreal sunsets paint the sky in various shades of red. The caldera unveils awe-inspiring sea vistas, and colossal cliffs are adorned with charming Cycladic whitewashed dwellings. Enjoy your evening at leisure, immersing yourself in the enchanting allure of Santorini, where every moment is a glimpse into paradise.

Day 9

| Santorini

Begin your day in Santorini with a delightful breakfast at your hotel. Today's adventure takes you on a Half-Day Volcano & Hot Spring Tour. Arrive at the old port in a cable car, and board a boat bound for the volcanic island of Nea Kameni. A trek along the rugged path leads to the active volcano's crater. After this encounter, return to the boat for the journey to Palea Kameni, where the inviting Hot Springs await. Relax in the green sulfur waters or soak in the scenic beauty. The tour concludes with a return to the old port and a cable car ride back to the starting point, where the waiting bus transfers you to your initial destination.

Day 10

| Santorini

Indulge in a delightful breakfast at your hotel, savoring your last moments in Greece. As the time for your flight approaches, our team will ensure a seamless transfer to the airport where you will depart for your destination with bags full of souvenirs and heart full of happy memories.

Inclusions

Exclusions

Inclusions

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Istanbul in selected Hotel Category

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Cappadocia in selected Hotel Category

  • 3 Nights’ accommodation in Athens in selected Hotel Category

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Santorini in selected Hotel Category

  • All Airport Transfers mentioned in the Itinerary on Private Basis

  • Daily Buffet Breakfast at Hotel (except on day of arrival)

  • Return Airport Transfers on PVT Basis

  • Private Transfer from Athens Airport – Hotel – Athens Port

  • Private Transfer from Santorini Port – Hotel – Santorini Airport

  • 2 X Local Dinner at Hotel in Turkey

  • Full Day Istanbul City Tour with Local Lunch

  • Half Day Istanbul City Tour by Bosphorus Cruise & Spice Market

  • Full Day Cappadocia City Tour with Local Lunch

  • Museum Entrance & Sightseeing as mentioned above

  • Half Day Athens City Tour with & Acropolis Museum on Seat In Coach Basis

  • Half Day Volcano & Hot Spring Tour

  • Ferry Economy Class Tickets: Athens – Santorini

  • Service Charge & all VAT’s

  • Parking Fees & Tolls

  • English Speaking Guide

  • All Tours on Seat In Coach Basis

Exclusions

  • International & Domestic Airfares

  • Cost of Visa

  • Cost of RT-PCR Test

  • Anything which is not specified under Inclusions

  • City Tax 1.5 Euro (3*) | 3 Euro (4*) | 4 Euro (5*) per room per night will be charged to guest’s extra invoice & will be payable by the guests prior to their check-out.

  • Travel Insurance

  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.

  • Guide & Entrance fees during sightseeing or any other item not specified in inclusions.

  • Any revision in air fares, increase in taxes or fuel surcharge, ROE, leading to increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.

  • Any Surcharges if applicable due to peak season or any other event

  • Rates are subject to availablity & are subject to change depending on season, surcharge, exibhitions, fairs etc

  • The above mentioned rates reflect cost and exchange rates etc. valid on September 2022. In case of any significant change, caused by tax increase, fuel surcharge etc. deriving from governmental laws, Akbar Holidays reserves the right to adjust the rates accordingly.

  • 1 EURO = INR 82. ROE as per date of final payment will be considered at time of booking.

  • Package Validity: 30 June 2023

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy (Per Person)
Days before departure: Cancellation Charge:
10 days 100%
10 to 15 days 75% + Non Refundable Component
15 to 30 days 30% + Non Refundable Component
Hotel / Air 100% in case of non-refundable ticket / Hotel Room
Cruise / Visa On Actuals

Payment Policy

Payment Policy Online Advance as per Website
Within 45 to 30 days prior to the departure of the tour 75% of total tour cost or Non Refundable component whichever is higher
Within 30 days prior to the departure of the tour 100% of total tour cost
  • All Prices are in SAR and subject to change without prior notice.

  • In case FIT flight inclusive package, full amount of flight will be payable at the time of booking.

  • **For Air tickets being issued / blocked on time limit: Full SAR component to be collected before issuance,else price will be subject to change.

  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.

  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.

  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability

  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.

  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable

  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.

  • Price on website //quoted are subject to availability at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.

Terms & Conditions

  • All Prices are in SAR and subject to change without prior notice.

  • Price quoted are subject to availablity at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.

  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.

  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.

  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability

  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.

  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable

  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.

About Destination

This extraordinary journey through the enchanting lands of Turkey and Greece promises a captivating blend of history, culture, and natural beauty. From the ancient wonders of Istanbul to the stunning landscapes of Cappadocia, and from the mythic islands of Greece to the historic streets of Athens, immerse yourself in a whirlwind of experiences. Explore the treasures of two diverse nations, savor mouthwatering cuisine, and bask in the warm hospitality of the Mediterranean. This voyage will leave you with enduring memories and a profound appreciation for the rich tapestry of Turkey and Greece.

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