During the transfer, you will have the opportunity to witness the captivating historical richness of Rome, often hailed as the pinnacle of Western world heritage.
The remainder of the day will be yours to unwind and take in the city at your own pace.
After enjoying a delightful breakfast, you’ll have the entire day to explore Rome at your own pace. With countless options at your fingertips, you can choose to wander around on foot, visit magnificent monuments, indulge in shopping, or savor the local cuisine, which offers a wide array of pasta, vegetable, meat, and fish dishes.
Rome holds a special place as the epicenter of the Catholic religion and boasts the highest concentration of historical and architectural treasures in the world. In 1980, Rome, along with the extraterritorial properties of the Holy See within the city and the Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, was rightfully inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
In the morning you will enjoy a delicious breakfast and then have the rest of the day free to appreciate and delight in the beauty of this wonderful city.
Don’t miss out on the must-see landmarks such as the Colosseum and the Forum, as well as taking a stroll through the vibrant Roman squares adorned with captivating fountains.
In the evening, you can enjoy a dinner of your choice and unwind with a rejuvenating night’s sleep at your hotel.
After enjoying a delicious breakfast, we will arrange a transfer for you to Rome Airport, where you will board your flight to Istanbul.
Upon your arrival in Istanbul, formerly known as Byzantium and later Constantinople, our team will be ready to welcome you. You will be transferred to your hotel in one of our comfortable private vehicles. After checking in at the hotel, the remainder of the day will be yours to unwind and begin exploring this captivating city at your own pace.
After you’ve fueled up with breakfast, we’ll swing by your hotel or the nearest meeting spot to kick off. A full-day adventure exploring Istanbul is starting.
Get ready for an epic experience with our friendly English-speaking guide. This includes all-inclusive tickets and a scrumptious lunch at a central city restaurant. You will also visiting the most important landmarks of the Ottoman, Byzantine, and Roman empires.
Together, we’ll create memories that will last a lifetime in this marvelous city. Every moment will infuse with wonder and excitement. Prepare to be awestruck by the grandeur of Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, and the Topkapi Palace. And don’t miss the vibrant Grand Bazaar, It has over 4000 stores to indulge in an unforgettable shopping spree.
Once the tour concludes, you’re welcome to soak up the enchanting ambiance of the old city a little longer. When you’re ready, you can make your own way back to your hotel.
Embark on a full-day city tour starting early in the morning. Accompanied by an English-speaking guide, your first stop is the iconic Egyptian Market, also known as the Spice Bazaar. Delve into its rich history dating back to the 17th century and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere filled with spices, nuts, dried fruits, cheeses, and flowers.
After honing your bargaining skills and savoring the enticing aromas, head to the port for a memorable sea adventure. Sail along the Bosphorus, where you’ll witness the striking convergence of Asia and Europe, offering a unique perspective of Istanbul’s Golden Horn.
Following the tour, you can optionally continue your adventure with a traditional Turkish lunch at a local restaurant. Explore the Asian side of the city, marvel at the panoramic views from Camlica Hill, and discover the captivating Beylerbeyi summer palace. Admire the palace’s impressive architecture and take in the picturesque views of its bathing pavilions.
As the tour concludes, you’ll have the freedom to make your way back to your hotel. Alternatively, extend your journey by participating in one of our intriguing optional evening activities.
When it’s time, we’ll make sure you reach Istanbul International Airport smoothly for your flight to Athens.
Upon your arrival in this historic European capital, we’ll arrange a comfortable transfer to your hotel using one of our private vehicles.
To help you settle in, your friendly English-speaking assistant will warmly welcome you and provide a quick overview of the city and its vibrant daily life. They’ll also share all the important details about your trip and gladly address any questions you may have.
The rest of the day is yours to unwind and explore this renowned city at your own pace.
Start your day with a delicious breakfast. Then, we will embark on our panoramic tour of the Athenian Neoclassical Center.
We will visit iconic landmarks. Some are the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Gate of Hadrian, and the Panathenaic Stadium. Our knowledgeable English-speaking guide will provide fascinating insights into their history and significance.
We will also experience the breathtaking Acropolis and Acropolis Museum. The tour includes entrance fees.
Afterward, you can return to your hotel or explore the charming streets of Plaka at your own pace.
In the evening, we’ll go on a walking tour through Anafiotika, Thissio, Monastiraki, and Plaka. We’ll witness the capital’s true beauty during the night.
Today, you have the opportunity to enjoy a free day in Athens, allowing you to explore the city at your own pace. Alternatively, if you’re in the mood for an enchanting experience, you can opt for a captivating one-day cruise to three stunning islands nestled in the picturesque Saronic Gulf.
On the one hand, if you choose to embark on the full-day cruise, you will be conveniently transferred to the port, where your adventure begins. The itinerary includes visits to three remarkable islands: Aegina, renowned for its delightful assortment of pistachios; Poros, celebrated for its scenic beauty; and Hydra, the greenest among these islands, boasting elegant stone mansions, a tranquil atmosphere, and car-free streets.
On board the ship, you can indulge in a delectable lunch accompanied by traditional Greek music and dance. At the end of the day, you will be comfortably transferred back to your hotel, ensuring a seamless experience.
On the other hand, if you decide to spend the day in Athens, you will have the freedom to explore the city’s rich history, vibrant culture, and iconic landmarks at your own leisurely pace.
At the indicated time, one of our vehicles will take you to the Athens international airport to fly to Egypt.
After your arrival in Cairo, capital of the Arab Republic of Egypt, a person from our English-speaking team will be waiting to assist and inform you of all the details of your trip and clear any type of doubt that you have and give you a brief presentation of the city and its day to day. The transfer to the hotel will be carried out by one of our private air-conditioned vehicles.
At the hotel, the assistant will help you with the registration. The rest of the day will be to relax and start enjoying the comforts of the hotel.
Today you are having a delicious breakfast with typical food. The route will begin through the most interesting points of interest in Cairo.
The Pyramids of Giza is the first place we will visit with our official English-speaker guide. You will amaze at the majesty of the Great Sphinx of Giza, the Great Pyramid of Giza, and the Pyramid of Khufu. This is the only one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world still in existence. You can watch it from the main entrance esplanade and from closer.
Optionally, you can add the excursion to the Necropolis of Saqqara. Inside this World Heritage, the funerary complex of King Djoser stands out. This is a building built to honor the king in the afterlife. The Pyramid of Djoser is the first stone structure built in a pyramidal shape. It symbolizes the beginning of this type of construction in Egypt.
By night, you can hire a light show on the Giza Pyramids. You can also enjoy a unique dinner show in a floating restaurant on the Nile. Ask your travel assistant for more information
Start your day early after a delicious breakfast and continue your adventure with a full-day visit to Al-Qahira, also known as Cairo, which translates to “the Strong or Victorious” in English.
Your morning will kick off with a visit to the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities located in the heart of the city. This museum houses numerous priceless artifacts that will captivate you, including Tutankhamun’s treasure, sarcophagi, mummies, and incredibly beautiful sculptures.
Afterward, you’ll enjoy a satisfying lunch and dive into the Coptic neighborhood to experience its diverse religious blend. Here, you’ll visit the Hanging Church, built on the Babylon Fortress; the Saints Sergius and Bacchus Church, also known as Abu Serga and believed to be a refuge for the Holy Family when they fled from Herod; and the Ben Ezra synagogue, one of the oldest synagogues in the country.
Next, you’ll head to Historic Cairo, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that served as the domain of the Caliphs and their mosques since the 10th century. The Citadel of Saladin will stand out as a remarkable fortress, fortified centuries ago to defend against the Crusaders.
Before returning to your hotel, you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Jan El Jalili bazaar, where you can test your negotiation skills and enjoy some free time.
Finally, you’ll make your way back to the hotel to relax and take advantage of its comforts.
At the indicated time, one of our vehicles will take you to the Cairo International Airport to check in your luggage and, if necessary, process any tax refund on tax-free products that you have purchased.
From Greca, we hope to see you again to enjoy some wonderful moments that will remain forever in your memory.
Have a good trip! Or, as you will say yourself, “Rihlat Jayida!”