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Greece/Turkey

The Ancient Aegean: Discover the Best of Greece & Turkey

From the ruins of the Acropolis to the mosaics of the Hagia Sophia, trace history along the Aegean Sea as you discover the ancient wonders of Greece and Turkey.
Program No. 22725RJ
Length
15 days
Starts at
4,449
Flights start at
1,100
Greece/Turkey

The Ancient Aegean: Discover the Best of Greece & Turkey

From the ruins of the Acropolis to the mosaics of the Hagia Sophia, trace history along the Aegean Sea as you discover the ancient wonders of Greece and Turkey.
Length
15 days
Starts at
4,449
Length
15 days
New
Starts at
4,449
Flights start at
1,100
Program No. 22725RJ

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DATES & starting prices
PRICES
May 13 - May 27, 2023
Starting at
4,449
Sep 9 - Sep 23, 2023
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4,449
Oct 7 - Oct 21, 2023
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4,449
DATES & starting prices
PRICES
May 13 - May 27, 2023
Starting at
5,429
Sep 9 - Sep 23, 2023
Starting at
5,429
Oct 7 - Oct 21, 2023
Starting at
5,429

At a Glance

Thousands of years of civilization have formed along the Aegean Sea, making the cultures of Greece and Turkey as beautiful as the blue waters themselves. Trace the rich history of these countries as you study Greek gods and goddesses, walk in the footsteps of ancient Romans in Ephesus, and marvel at the exquisite architecture of palaces and holy places. From the Acropolis of Athens to Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, history is alive!
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to two miles over uneven terrain and archaeological sites. Comfortable walking shoes highly recommended.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • Encounter the ancient legacy of Athens at the Acropolis and New Acropolis Museum.
  • Explore Chios, a charming and proud island famous for its mastiha resin, believed to cure many ailments.
  • Learn about the restoration of the Terrace Houses in Ephesus, a project partly sponsored by Road Scholar.





Important registration tip:
If you want to attend the live lecture, please do not wait until the last minute to enroll.
If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.