Welcome to Samos

Lying just off the Turkish coast, Samos is one of the northeastern Aegean Islands’ best-known destinations, yet beyond the low-key resorts and the lively capital, Vathy, there are numerous off-the-beaten-track beaches and quiet spots in the cool, forested inland mountains, where traditional life continues.Famous for its sweet local wine, Samos is also historically significant. It was the legendary birthplace of... Read More

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4x4 Safari from Kusadasi Including BBQ Lunch

Leave your centrally located Kusadasi hotel and travel by air-conditioned coach or minivan to a meeting point outside town. Here, meet your expert driver who doubles as your guide, listen to a safety briefing, and then take a seat in an open-top 4x4.Set off in a convoy with your driver at the wheel and enjoy the views as you travel south into hills and forests. Along the way, stop to refresh your energies with some fresh fruit and then climb higher through untouched woodlands and rugged countryside.Stop to see ancient tombs and visit a crumbled Byzantine castle before following unmade tracks and roads to a ruined medieval monastery on Samsun Mountain. Explore the historical relics and then enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch of grilled meat, salad and more. Feeling refreshed, return to your 4x4 and head further south to the Dilek National Park, a peninsula known for its wild countryside and thick forests.Stop to absorb views down over the Aegean Sea and Greek island of Samos, and visit Zeus' Cave on the park’s edges. Cocooned in woods, this stunning natural grotto boasts bright blue, translucent waters and is swathed in legend. Hear how the mineral-rich waters are said to have healing properties and, if you wish, take a dip in the cold, clear waters.Afterward, make a final stop at Long Beach just north of Dilek. Enjoy free time to swim or sunbathe before driving back to Kusadasi. Your tour then ends with a drop-off at Kusadasi port.

$35 Day Trips & Excursions

Ferry to Samos From Kusadasi

We are running our own ferries to provide the ferry connections between Kusadasi & Samos, and from Samos to all other Greek islands since 1977. Our boats operate every day between Kusadasi and Samos from 01st of April until the end of 31st of October. You may also obtain the schedules of Greek ferries departing from Samos to other Greek islands and may easily book the tickets with us as well.

$60 Cultural & Theme Tours

Ferry to Samos Island

Sail from Kusadasi Port to the island and enjoy the fresh sea breeze and sun on this hour long cruise before arriving. Continue on to discover the famous white-sand beaches, verdant vegetation, picturesque villages, and fishing harbors that made Samos famous.Taste some of the Greek island’s internationally acclaimed sweet wine, and explore the historic sites spread all over the island. Be enticed by the charming mountainous landscape echoing stories of Ancient Greek mythology, heroes, and philosophers.

$1823.56 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Aegean Escape Tour From Kusadasi

Day 1 Wednesday KusadasiWelcome to Kusadasi! Check into your hotel at your leisure and the rest of the day is yours, free to explore this harbour side resort town. Tonight you meet your guide and fellow travelling companions.Overnight Kuşadası 5 star Ilayda Avantgarde HotelView page in a new window / Suhan (D)Day 2 Thursday Kusadasi, SamosLeaving Turkey, we take a ferry to Samos and depending on ferry schedules; we may head straight for Mykonos or spend a day exploring lush-green Samos.Overnight Mykonos4 star (Hotel to be advised) (B)Day 3 Friday Mykonos, DelosFree day today. Spend the day on the beach, stroll around the town or take a trip to one of the small villages or take an optional day trip to the neighbouring island of Delos. This Mecca of Ancient Greece is today an island wide, open-air museum.Overnight Mykonos 4 starHotel (B)Day 4 Saturday Mykonos to SantoriniRevitalize with an early morning swim and wander the charming white-washed narrow alleyways of Mykonos Town before an afternoon ferry to Santorini.Overnight Santorini 4 star Hotel (B)Day 5 Sunday Santorini optional boat tripTake an optional boat trip in the world's biggest volcanic crater above sea level. Visit the active volcano, swim in the warm thermal waters and take a therapeutic mud bath.Overnight Santorini 4 star Hotel (B)Day 6 Monday Santorini to AthensSoak up the sun on the black sand beaches before we board an afternoon ferry to the mainland.Overnight Athens 4 starTitania Hotel(B)Day 7 Tuesday Athens AcropolisThis morning you will have half day tour and visit Acropolis, stop at the stadium where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held. Admire the Olympian Zeus and Hadrians Arch. At the Acropolis visit the museum, the towering entrance of Propylaia, the Temple of Nike and the most famous of Greek relics, the Parthenon.Overnight Athens 4 star Titania Hotel(B)Day 8 Wednesday AthensAfter breakfast, we say goodbye to our new friends before being transferred to the airport.(B)(B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)

$1823.56 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Wonders of the Mediterranean Tour

Day 1 (Wednesday): Athens You will be transferred to your hotel with the rest of the day free to explore this ancient city. In the evening, you will meet your tour leader and fellow traveling companions.Overnight: Athens 4-star Titania HotelDay 2 (Thursday): Athens Acropolis (B)In the morning, you will start your half-day tour with a visit to the Acropolis. At the Acropolis visit the museum, the towering entrance of Propylaea, the Temple of Nike and the most famous of Greek relics, the Parthenon. Next, you'll stop at the stadium where the first Olympic Games of the modern era were held. There will also be time to admire the Olympian Zeus and the Arch of Hadrian. Overnight: Athens 4-star Titania HotelDay 3 (Friday): Athens to Santorini (B)You will depart early morning for the breathtaking Island of Santorini, where you can soak up the sun and relax on the beach or perhaps explore the picturesque capital Firá.Overnight: Santorini 4-star hotelDay 4 (Saturday): Santorini (B)Take an optional boat trip in the world's biggest volcanic crater above sea level. Visit the active volcano, swim in the warm thermal waters and take a therapeutic mud bath.Overnight: Santorini 4-star hotelDay 5 (Sunday): Santorini to Mykonos (B)You will arrive in Mykonos and explore the white-washed town or head for the beach before experiencing the completely outrageous Mykonian nightlife.Overnight: Mykonos 4-star hotelDay 6 (Monday): Mykonos (B)Your tour will take the day off and enjoy free time - spend the day on the beach, stroll around the town or take a trip to one of the small villages. This settlement of Ancient Greece operates in modern day as an island-wide open-air museum.Overnight: Mykonos 4-star hotelDay 7 (Tuesday): Mykonos, Samos (D)You will catch the next midnight ferry heading towards the island of Samos and make your way to Turkey with free time to explore the town of Samos or Kusadasi (depending on ferry schedules).Overnight: Kuşadası Boutique Ilayda Avantgarde HotelDay 8 (Wednesday): Kusadasi (B)After breakfast, your tour concludes with a goodbye to your new friends.