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Highlights of Greece & Turkey – Private Luxury Greece & Turkey Tours (15 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Athens, Greece To Istanbul, Turkey

Valid for Departures Now Through: 16 Jul 2021

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Athens, Greece
Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens Breakfast

HIGHLIGHTS OF GREECE & TURKEY: Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia

An exclusive private tour of Greece and Turkey for the most discerning luxury traveler.

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Athens at luxury hotel

Day 2
Athens, Greece
Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens Breakfast

Full-day private city tour with expert guide and driver

Ancient ruins, Acropolis, markets, noted museums, interesting neighborhoods

Day 3
Mykonos, Greece
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos Breakfast

Private transfer to port for ferry to Mykonos. Private arrival transfer to resort

Accommodation in Mykonos at luxury hotel: Santa Marina Resort, Mykonos Blu or Mykonos Grace

Day 4
Mykonos, Greece
Santa Marina, a Luxury Collection Resort, Mykonos Breakfast

Morning private excursion to Delos with expert guide and driver

History, ruins, ancient artifacts, ferry ride

Afternoon at leisure

Day 5
Santorini, Greece
Canaves Oia Suites Breakfast

Private transfer to port for ferry to Santorini. Private arrival transfer to resort

Accommodation in Santorini at luxury hotel: Canaves Oia Suites, Mystique, Andronis Suites or Vedema Resort

Day 6
Santorini, Greece
Canaves Oia Suites Breakfast

Half-day private tour of island

Oia village, black sand beaches, wine tasting, noted museums

Day 7
Santorini, Greece
Canaves Oia Suites Breakfast

At leisure to enjoy resort and explore independently

Day 8
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Istanbul

VIP airport assistance through immigration. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Istanbul at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Bosphorus, Four Seasons Hotel Sultanahmet or Ciragan Palace

Day 9
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Cultural and historical highlights, religious sites, bazaars, architecture, cuisine, art

Day 10
Cappadocia, Turkey
Argos Hotel Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Cappadocia. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Cappadocia at luxury cave hotel: Argos Hotel or Museum Hotel

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Underground cities, unique landscapes, cave frescoes

Day 11
Cappadocia, Turkey
Argos Hotel Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Open-air museum, winery, local crafts (pottery, carpets), option for hiking

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: hot-air balloon ride, beginner to expert hiking or mountain biking, private pottery lesson at artist's studio

Day 12
Izmir, Turkey
Swissotel Grand Efes Izmir Hotel Breakfast

Private overland transfer to Ankara for private touring

Private transfer to airport for flight to Izmir. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Izmir at luxury hotel

Day 13
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus Breakfast

Private excursion to Ephesus with expert guide and driver

Ancient sites, Roman ruins, history, architecture

Private transfer to airport for flight to Istanbul. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Istanbul at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Bosphorus, Four Seasons Hotel Sultanahmet or Ciragan Palace

Day 14
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Options include historic and cultural sites, specialized museums, palaces, contemporary Istanbul

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: private cooking lesson and market visit, private boat charter, biking, tasting tours, excursion to Princes Islands, day trip to Iznik or Bursa

Day 15
Istanbul, Turkey
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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HIGHLIGHTS OF GREECE & TURKEY: Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia


An exclusive private tour of Greece and Turkey for the most discerning luxury traveler.


This luxurious private tour visits the most fascinating historic and leisure locations in Greece and Turkey. With your own private driver and guide, enjoy comprehensive touring in the ancient-meets-modern city of Athens, savor the sun-bleached charm of Mykonos and the sublime beauty of Santorini, explore the legendary mosques and bazaars of Istanbul, visit the stunning Greek and Roman ruins at Ephesus, and marvel at the one-of-a-kind topography and amazing caves of Cappadocia.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
Travel Advisor:  Isla Steinberg