Frontier Formalities, Passport and Visas: Nationals of the following countries can enter Turkey with a valid passport; a visa is required: Up to 3 Months Germany, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, United Arab Emirates, Denmark, Morocco, Fiji, Finland, France, Granada, Iran, Switzerland, Iceland, Jamaica, Japan, Canada, Qatar, Kenya, Kuwait, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Monaco, Norway, Oman, St. Lucia, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Chile, Trinidad, Tobago, Tunisia, Vatican City, New Zealand, Greece, Ecuador, Sweden, Israel, South Korea, Uruguay. Up to 2 Months The Republic of Croatia, The Republic of Slovenia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rumania, Macedonia, Indonesia. Up to 1 Month Bolivia, Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, The Republic of South Africa. For the countries mentioned above and Bulgaria, a transit visa is not required. Nationals of the following countries require a visa: U.S.A., Austria, United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Holland, and Portugal can obtain a sticker visa at border gates (Up to 3 Months). Azerbaijan, White Russia, Armenia, Moldavia, Uzbekistan, Russia, Tadzhikistan Ukraine, Hungary, Poland, The Czech Republic, Slovakia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Georgia, the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and Taiwan can obtain a sticker visa at border gates (Up to 1 Month). Nationals of Guatemala can obtain a visa for up to 15 days at border gates. Nationals of Jordan, up to 30 days. Nationals of all other countries require a visa, which can be obtained from the nearest Turkish embassy or consulate.
Note: Citizens of Germany, Belgium, France, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Spain, Italy, Malta, Switzerland, and Greece may enter Turkey with the proper identity cards in lieu of a passport.
Organising only from May to October and To depart Need Minimum 4 PAX!!!
DAY 1: Arrive to Athens: Meet at airport transfer to Hotel. Given free and leisure day in Athens. Overnight at our hotel.
DAY 2: Athens (Classicals) F/D Tour: Breakfast at your hotel, today we have full day Athens tour to Ancient side Acropolis - Parthenon area. Overnight (B)
DAY 3: Athens to Mykonos: Leave from Hotel and transfer to Pireus port. We have ferry at 08:00am depart from Piraeus (Athens) to Mykonos by ferry at 14:30 Arrive Mykonos Port and transfer to hotel. Overnight. DAY 4: Have rest and leisure day in Mykonos: Breakfast at your hotel and day at leisure in Mykonos Overnight. (B)
DAY 5: Leave from Mykonos ferry to Samos: Breakfast at your hotel and continue to leisure time till evening. At 23:00pm transfer from hotel to Mykonos port. We have depart at 23:40pm that depart by ferry to Samos. Overnight on ferry. (B)
DAY 6: Have rest and leisure in Samos: Around 06:30am we arrive at the Port of Samos and follows transfer to hotel. Day at leisure in Samos and ON (B)
DAY 7: Leave from Samos / arrive to Kusadasi port (Turkey): Breakfast at your hotel and free morning time. Strongly recommended to visit Samos Museum. Afternoon at 15:00pm Transfer from Hotel to Port of Samos. At 16:30pm our ferry depart to Kusadasi (2 hours). Arrive Kusadasi Transfer to hotel in center of Kusadasi. Dinner at your hotel (B)
DAY 8: Fullday / Ephesus tour - Pamukkale: Breakfast at your hotel and drive to Selcuk - Ephesus. Visit to Great Theatre, Celcius Librarary, Odeon and more + a visit to Virgin Mary House. at 16:00pm Depart for Pamukkale, C/ in to the Hotel, dinner and ON (B,D)
DAY 9: Visit Hierapolis and follows drive to Cappadocia via Konya: Breakfast at you hotel, visit to Thermal pool and Hierapolis. Afternoon leave from Pamukkale way to Cappadocia via Konya. Arrive our hotel in Cappadocia. Dinner and ON (B,L)
DAY 10: Full day classical Cappadocia tour: Breakfast and drive to visit, Pigeon Valley, Uchisar Castle, Kaymakli underground city, Goreme valley where visit 5 churches and Zelve Valley - Avanos traditional pottery shops. Return to Hotel, dinner and ON (B,L)
DAY 11: Cappadocia tour - Ankara - flight to - Istanbul: After breakfast leave from hotel and drive to Ankara, upon arrival visit to Ataturk Mouseloum, Haci Bayram Mosque, Anatolian Civilisation Museum (Also called Hittite Museum). On evening we have flight to Istanbul. Arrive and transfer to hotel in istanbul. ON. (B,L)
DAY 12: Istanbul - Classical City tour: After breakfasts todays visits as Highlights of istanbul will start to visit Hippodrom, Blue Mosque St. Sophia Museum and Grand bazaar. Return to Hotel and ON. (B,L)
DAY 13: Istanbul Classicals and Cruise tour: After brekfast drive to visit Chora Museum, Suleymaniye Mosque follows Topkapi Palace with harem part. Then we have nice cruise trip on the bosphorus, zigzagging between Europe and Asia continents. On evening we have a dinner at Turkish Nite show, belly dancing, tradiitonal folklore groups, singers and fun. At 2345:pm return to hotel. ON (B,L,D)
DAY 14: Transfer to airport and End of tour: After our breakfast, depends of your flight tariff transfer to Ataturk airport. End of trip and good bye. (B)
Given above times are as a reference only.
They are subject to change.
No transfers are included in Athens (to Pireus port) but can be arranged on request at an additional charge.
This program is also available with only one night stopover on each island (Santorini - Paros - Mykonos - Samos etc).
Additional nights on all islands can be added to this schedule (subject to ferry connections and seasonly tariff).
Additional nights in Athens before departure are also open for arrangement.
It is also possible to take the ferry from Samos to Kusadasi at 08:30am..
Greek (Samos) port and Turkish port (Kusadasi) taxes are not included.
All schedules given above can be adjusted according to clients wishes and serve mainly as a reference to various options.
Accommodation at 3 or 4 stars Hotels in DBL rooms meals base mentioned above tour text - Coaches A/C with where necessary - All ferry tickets deck seats - Handling services - Round trip transfers on each Island.
Back in the office we just want to tell you we had a wonderfull stay in Istanbul thanks to your care.
We enjoyed our stay and had a wonderfull time.
Best regards and thanks again for everything.
Tine Aerts / Amsterdam