Discover the astounding wealth of culture and history on the shores of the Black Sea during an exciting journey that takes you from the birth of civilization to the dramatic end of the Cold War. See the many fascinating aspects of Turkey, Georgia, Russia, Ukraine and Bulgaria as you cruise round-trip for thirteen nights aboard the luxurious MV Aegean Odyssey, a boutique ship that offers unique access to remote harbors. From Istanbul, the fabled capital of two powerful empires, explore the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. Set sail on a voyage to beautiful Trabzon and its mountainside monastery, see the Botanical Gardens of Batumi and Sochi, and explore the ancient city of Kerch, Feodosiya’s Genoese fortress and Yalta’s palaces and literary heritage. Experience the powerful military and ancient histories of Sevastopol, and enjoy the arts and culture of vibrant Odessa and Nessebur. This magical adventure includes excursions, numerous amenities, excellent dining choices, lectures by world-class speakers, and most gratuities.
Tour Operator: AHI Travel
Tour Dates: August 29 - September 12, 2013
Tour Cost: From $3,995 USD per person, based on double occupancy
Activity Level: Moderate
Review the day-by-day itinerary in an on-line version of the brochure
Reservations: Call the Queen's Alumni Travel office at 1-800-267-7837 or AHI Travel at 1-800-323-7373