Greece and Turkey are both synonymous with diverse landscapes, spectacular beauty, sacred archaeological sites, famous myths, and ancient civilisations. Cruise through the Greek Islands, experience whitewashed villages, visit the sacred Temples of Olympia, and stroll through Istanbul’s treasure-filled bazaars. Serving up ruins, resorts, and rich history, from the world-famous Acropolis in Athens to the intriguing cultural relics in Ephesus, a Globus Mediterranean holiday through Greece and Turkey is sure to deliver.
Perched atop soaring huge cliffs are the monasteries of Meteora, of which six are still active. Visit the beautiful monasteries of Varlaam and St. Stephen's to marvel at this serenely mystical landscape with breathtaking views from above.
Cross the sparkling blue waters of the Mediterranean to the iconic island of Santorini. Meander the charming streets or laze on one of the island’s idyllic beaches. After a dinner of traditional specialties head to one of the island’s viewpoints to catch the breathtaking beauty of an amber Santorini sunset.
Turkey’s ancient Ephesus was once the second biggest city of the Roman Empire and is supposedly where the Virgin Mary spent the last years of her life. Today it is one of the largest Roman archaeological sites in the eastern Mediterranean, with its excavated remains reflecting centuries of history.