Living Pontic Greeks And Roots 5 Day Tour

This ancient part of Turkey welcomes you to explore the history of the region that dates back to the ancient Greek period. Originally called ‘Trebizond’ by the Greek colonists that came from other regions and founded the city, however, it has seen many different cultures come and go. Today two culture live side by side, the main people are the Turkish who are descendants of the Ottomans who made this region their home. The other people are the Pontics, these are a smaller population of traditional Greek people whose heritage has survived.

Other Suggested Trabzon - Black Sea Day Tours

Ayder Highlands Tour
Sumela Monastery Tour
Trabzon City Tour
Uzungol Lake Tour
Tour Prices

-Rates are per total person, in a double/twin/triple private room

1. Please press BOOK NOW above to submit an inquiry or book this package tour which will be based on standard range accommodation.

2. Once your online inquiry/booking is completed, please email us if you wish to upgrade to following packages:
-Upgrades to 'Top End' and 'Premium' accommodations
-Single private room
-Dorm rooms are available for budget travelers

To see the list of accommodation options included in your range, please go to the 'Accommodation Options' tab above.  

Deposit Payment:
- %30 to %40 deposit is required on most tours. Some selected tours require a higher percentage or payment in full.

Balance Payment:
- Balance is required on arrival in Turkey, by cash.
- If you wish to pay the Balance by card/bank transfer, there will be an extra %10 fee of the outstanding payment amount. Balance paid by cash on arrival ensures no extra fee.
- We accept Euro, Turkish lira, Usd, GBP or AUD. Payment will be taken at the current exchange rate on the day of payment, we use for exchange rates.

Luggage Allowance on Flights (if included on your tour)
- The baggage allowance on domestic flights in Turkey is 15 KG per person. If you need extra allowance, there may be an extra charge. Please check with us before your tour is booked.


Please contact us for further information.

INCLUSIONS Accommodations + Hotel transfers + Entrance tickets - VAT + Drinks-Beverages - City transfers + Guided tours + MEALS INCLUDED Breakfast 4 Lunch 5

STANDARD: Standard style accommodation in Turkey is your where you will find basic style guesthouses and/or hostels that have a variety of private rooms and some dorm rooms. The rooms will be clean but basic with no extras found within. Most standard style accommodation options would be 1-2 star equivalent.
Type of accommodations at this range: Guesthouse, Boutique guesthouse, Hostels, 1* and 2* Hotels.

TOP END: Top End style accommodation in Turkey is where you will find 3-5 star equivalent. Here you will get a mix of larger style hotel rooms to smaller boutique places that will have clean, comfortable rooms with a little extra.
Type of accommodations at this range: Boutique Hotels, 3*, 4* and 5* Hotels.

PREMIUM: Premium Luxury accommodation in Turkey is your 5 star and similar hotels. This can include your large chain hotels and you will also find a variety of smaller locally run Luxury Boutique places that are full of charm and worth the extra dollar.
Type of accommodations at this range: Premium Boutique +4* and +5* Hotels.



Top End


Ayder Highlands


Top End


Day 1

Hagia Sofia - Trabzon
Ataturk's Villa

Day 2

Sumela Monastery

Day 3

Ayder Highlands

Day 4

Ayder Highlands

Day 5

3 Day Tour 4 Day Tour 5 Day Tour Tour Duration 5 Departing Cities Istanbul, Trabzon Returning Options Trabzon Departure days Every day Pick-up Time To be confirmed Tour Type(s) Private Tour Group Size 16 Language(s) English Tour Range(s) Standard, Top End, Premium Tour bus, Private transfer, Shuttle transfer, Private Bus Trabzon 2N Ayder Highlands 2N