Cappadocia, besides the sunrise of hot air balloons floating through the sky casting a colourful spectacle, is packed with unworldly landscapes, surreal deserts, fairy chimneys and ancient underground cities. You’ll have ample times to explora this fascinating part of the world on a two-day tour. Next, embark Queen Victoria where elegance and unique features combine seamlessly with outstanding hospitality, as you explore some of Greece’s most iconic hotspots.
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Fly from the UK to Istanbul, Turkey.
On arrival, take your private transfer to the five-star The Marmara Taksim Hotel for a two-night stay.
Fly to Cappadocia for your two-day premium Cappadocia experience including sunrise balloon ride.
Fly to Istanbul and transfer to the five-star The Marmara Taksim Hotel for a one-night stay.
Take your private transfer to the port and embark Queen Victoria for your seven-night cruise. Depart Istanbul.
The Dardanelles, also known from Classical Antiquity as the Hellespont , is a narrow, natural strait and internationally significant waterway in northwestern
Santorini, Greek Isle
Renowned for its spectacular sunsets, Santorini is dominated by a volcanic crater. Visit the well-preserved Minoan village of Akrotiri, believed to be part of the legendary lost Atlantis, or travel to the charming village of nearby Oia.
Welcome to the “Birthplace of Modern Democracy”, a city whose architectural, art and political triumphs are a universal legacy. Dominating the skyline, the ancient Acropolis is a monument to Western civilization. Discover its perfectly proportioned Parthenon, built during the Golden Age of Peracles, and the Ereichtheon with its maiden columns. Stroll through the ancient columns of the Stoa, where Plato once lectured. Then for lighter fare, come explore the twisting lanes and lively tavernas of the Plaka.
Katakolon is an attractive port set against a backdrop of rolling mountains, giving way to the Ionian Sea and separating the ocean from the Gulf of Kyparissia. This is a stunning step into the past.
From Katakolon, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site and ancient wonder Olympia, with extensive and well-preserved ruins that include a stadium and temples dedicated to the gods Hera and Zeus.
Disembark in Rome and take your private transfer to the Trevi Palace Luxury Inn for a two-night stay.
Take your private transfer to the airport for your return flight to the UK.