Eastern Med Tours

Soak up island life in the Eastern Mediterranean as you explore ancient Turkish ruins, cruise the Greek Islands and wander through olive groves and vineyards on your journey through Greece and Turkey. Learn about the myths and legends of Ancient Greece as they come to life on tour, sample some traditional Turkish delight, and enjoy Santorini sunsets on a cruise or guided tour of the Eastern Med.

Top Selling Eastern Med Tours

8 Days Athens to Athens
Operated By: Insight Vacations
12 Days Istanbul to Istanbul
Operated By: Topdeck
11 Days Athens to Athens
Operated By: Cosmos
10 Days Athens to Athens
Operated By: Collette
7 Days Athens to Athens
Operated By: Insight Vacations
14 Days Athens to Athens
Operated By: Collette
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Must do experiences and highlights in Greece and Turkey

Hot Air Balloon Over Cappadocia
Hot Air Balloon Over Cappadocia
Soar over intriguing mountain ranges, valleys and obelisks carved from erosion along with a rainbow of other balloons that dot the morning sky.
Atmospheric Athens
Atmospheric Athens
Steeped in history, mythology and character from the ancient ruins of the Acropolis to the street art and lively open air restaurants, it’s one for the list!
Sunsets on Santorini
Sunsets on Santorini
Pick your vantage point for the Santorini sunsets, that special time of day when the sky turns pink and the whitewashed buildings follow suit.
The Monasteries of Meteora
The Monasteries of Meteora
Perched atop sandstone peaks are a collection of monasteries crafted between the 14th and 16th centuries by determined monks who called the area home. Once 24-strong, there are still six monasteries in operation.
Haggle at Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar
Haggle at Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar
Get lost amidst the spice shops, rug merchants, and stalls adorned with colourful stained glass lanterns. Sample Turkish delight from street side vendors and spend hours deciding how much patterned pottery to buy.

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Choose from 19 trips through Greece and Turkey with Global Journeys

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Greece Tours
Visit ancient sites from the Acropolis in Athens to the Monasteries of Meteora or relax watching the sunset over the whitewashed Greek Islands.
Turkey Tours
Haggle in the bustling bazaars of Istanbul, pay your respects on the Gallipoli Peninsula, and take in the natural wonders of Turkey on tour.

Eastern Med Brochures

19 Eastern Mediterranean tours sourced from 5 Operator brochures

Recent Reviews

What our clients are saying about their journeys through Greece and Turkey

“Mediterranean legends”
Vicki - NSW, Australia Jun 2019
I was disappointed that there were 1500 people on the ship. Travelling alone I didn't get to be with the tour group. We had to pay extra to go to Santorini and then due to bad weather, didn't visit.

“Amazing Greece Holiday”
Leo - QLD, Australia May 2019
Yvonne Brooks of Global Journeys was very helpful in assisting our booking with Insight Vacations for the holiday to Greece (Grecian Dreams). I would certainly come back to her when booking for my next trip (4th booking with her). The inland tour (6 days) was amazing because we had a such great tour guide who could explain the history of Greece in a such way that made it easy for us to understand. We were lucky with the weather when cruising on Aegean seas. The entertainment provided on the Celestyal ...read more

“Ancient Greece”
Peter & Kathryn - New Zealand Sep 2018
It was really good having a guide who could be our local expert. Nina was excellent. Anna, our cruise director was also very good at getting us to the front of the line!

“Great trip”
Susan - VIC, Australia Oct 2017
Would definitely book with Global Journeys again, Hannah was extremely helpful and prompt. The cruise was probably too short as so much crammed in, but was perfect for our time frame. If time allowed, would go on a longer cruise to spend longer at each island. Had a ball!

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