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Adventures Afloat: Voyages to Antiquity: The Isles of Greece, the Black Sea and Istanbul

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Program #21302RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
From the ancient city of Ephesus to the opulent palace of the Ottoman sultans to the summer retreat of the Russian tsars, experience the powerful history of the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Explore dramatic Greek isles, evocative ancient ruins and enchanting port cities on this grand voyage.


Highlights

• Journey to great cities of the classical world like Athens, Mycenae, Ephesus and Pergamon to explore their ruins and learn about the stories they hold.
• Visit Ukraine’s second largest port, Sevastopol; once closed to non-residents because it harbored the Russian Navy’s Black Sea Fleet, it now welcomes visitors.
• In Istanbul, experience the Hagia Sophia, the exquisite Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and the colorful bazaars.

Activity Notes

Walking up and downhill, up to two miles per day. Standing up to four hours per day, with breaks; uneven terrain and steep stairs without railings at historic sites.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Athens (Greece), 2 nights; embark Aegean Odyssey, 10 nights (ports of call include Delos, Mykonos, Santorini, Kusadasi (Turkey), Çanakkale, Yalta (Ukraine), Sevastopol (Ukraine), Odessa); disembark Istanbul (Turkey), 3 nights; departure.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jul 13 — Jul 29, 2015 $6395
Reduced prices starting at $5895
$5895

Special Offer: Enroll by Oct. 1, 2014 and save $500 off the original program price (the price shown has already been reduced). Free round-trip air from many cities is also included in the program price, and there is no additional cost for a single room in select categories. Please note free airfare and single rooms may be limited.

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Included
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15 nights of accommodations
42 meals: 15 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 14 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
17 Field trips

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