Walking and easy hiking with options for more extensive hikes and activities. Comfortable accommodations in hotel, lodge or yacht.
On this National Geographic Traveler Tour of a Lifetime, cruise in a Phoenician-style gullet from Turkey and through Greek islands, experiencing the natural and cultural beauty of the Turkish and Greek Dodecanese. Spend your days walking around the rim of the active Nissiros Volcano, snorkeling, hiking stunning coastlines, relaxing on white-sand beaches and traveling back in history by discovering ancient ruins. As you travel with our experienced guide, visit Greek and Turkish villages and explore the Temple of Artemis, the tomb of King Mausolus and the Lighthouse of Alexandria (three of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World), sample the delectable regional cuisine, meet locals in rural villages, and stay in beautiful accommodations run by warm hosts.