Ancient Triangle

Departs daily - 10 days/9 nights package visiting Istanbul, Athens and Cairo. Includes accommodation with breakfast daily, transfers and sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary. Flights from Istanbul to Athens and from Athens to Cairo are on request.


  • Transfers as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Taxes and service charges
  • Hotels mentioned in the itinerary or similar
  • Sightseeing as described in the itinerary
  • ASTA TOP Tour operator travel funds protection program
  • Continental or buffet breakfast


  • Porterage
  • Personal expenses
  • Airport taxes
  • Optional tours
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • Flights

Daily Itinerary



Istanbul - Arrival

You are greeted upon arrival in Istanbul and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is free to explore this amazing city.




Enjoy a full-day tour of Istanbul including Topkapi Palace - the residence of the Ottoman sultans, the Hippodrome, the Underground Cistern, the Blue Mosque, and St. Sophia. Enjoy 3,000 shops in the Grand Bazaar. (B,L)




Weather permitting, take a Bosphorus cruise today. Start your day with a visit of the Spice Bazaar. Then cruise along the Bosphorus waterway and view the dramatic sights lining the Bosphorus' wooded shores: mosques, mansions of the Ottoman elite, the Sultan's fanciful gingerbread palaces and hunting lodges, and a fortress built by Fatih the Conqueror. In the evening, you may want to enjoy an optional Turkish dinner including a belly dancing show and an Anatolian cultural performance. (B)



Istanbul - Athens

You will be transferred to the airport for a flight to Athens (flight is not included). You will be greeted upon arrival and transferred to your hotel. Your afternoon is free to begin exploring Athens. (B)




Today enjoy a tour of Athens including an overview of the modern city and classical sights. Drive by the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Panathenian Stadium, see vistas of the Presidential Palace, Hadrian's Arch, the Catholic Cathedral, the Academy, the University, the National Library and the Temple of Nike. Visit the Roman Temple of Olympian Zeus and then the Acropolis including the amazing Parthenon. The remainder of the day is at your leisure or consider joining an optional tour to Cape Sounion. (B)



Athens - Cruise or Delphi

You will be transferred to the port at Piraeus to board a day cruise to the three Saronic Islands of Hydra, Poros and Aegina (weather permitting), or you may decide to go on a full-day tour to Delphi instead. (B,L)



Athens - Cairo

You will be transferred to the airport for a flight to Cairo (flight is not included). You are greeted upon arrival and transferred to your hotel. (B)




Today visit the 200-foot-high step Pyramid of Sakkara in Memphis, the Pyramid of Unas, the Serapeum, and the Alabaster Sphinx. Continue to the Three Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. In the evening consider taking an optional dinner cruise on the Nile. (B)




In the morning enjoy a half-day tour of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities - one of the world's most famous museums, which has a magnificent collection of antiquities and is home to King Tut's renowned treasures. Consider taking an optional tour of the citadel, mosques and bazaar in the afternoon. (B)



Cairo - Return

You will be transferred to the airport for your return flight. (B)