You are using an old version of the browser and your video viewing experience may be impacted
X

The Leader in Small Groups on the Road Less Traveled
Never more than 10-16 travelers—guaranteed!

2017 Northern Greece, Albania & Macedonia: Ancient Lands of Alexander the Great

84% Traveler Excellence Rating Read reviews

18 Days from only $4595 including international airfare

Thessaloniki • Meteora • Zagoria • Gjirokaster • Tirana • Ohrid • Skopje

Courtesy Small World Productions
Classical Europe: Ancient Greece and Rome

Travel expert Rudy Maxa takes you back to where western civilization all began in ancient Greece and Rome.

Courtesy Small World Productions
Greek Islands

Join travel expert Rudy Maxa to discover sundrenched villages and natural wonders along Greece's Cyclades islands.

Courtesy of David Conover & Paul Villanova
Travelogue: Santorini & Delos, Greece 1954

See Greece in 1954 in this vintage 16mm film footage—from donkeys to hillside towns and ruins.

Courtesy Paul Kurti
Out of Sight

Meet four Albanian children and discover how, despite living in poverty, they have big dreams for the future.

Courtesy Ervin Habazaj
Gjirokaster and Libohove, Albania

Soar above Gjirokaster for a unique perspective on the Albanian hillside town's Ottoman-era historic structures.

FROM
$4595
18 DAYS
$256/DAY
including international airfare
17 DAYS FROM $3695 Land Adventure Only
Extend Your Trip
 

Announcing a NEW
adventure. Explore Europe's
most historic region

 

Share Your Travel Moments
Upload your travel videos
and photos from your past
vacations with us.

 

For example, spend some time in Istanbul before your adventure.
See More Options »

Private Adventures

Thinking about planning an adventure for a special occasion with your family? Or perhaps you want to celebrate with a group of your friends by traveling to a new destination? Whatever your reason, O.A.T. can help you tailor your experience with your family and friends when you reserve your own Private Adventure—helping you create a truly special adventure.

Here are some of the benefits of taking this trip as a Private Adventure:

  1. Travel in an exclusive group of friends or family members
    It’s always enjoyable to share your favorite travel memories with your loved ones—so imagine experiencing these unforgettable moments with those closest to you, like learning how to make savory handmade meat pies from a Greek family that owns a local taverna.
  2. Get personal, one-on-one time with your local Trip Leader
    Your Trip Leader will be dedicated to your group, offering local insights, adding unique firsthand perspectives, and ensuring each trip is personalized to your group’s needs. They want to make sure your adventure is one to remember as he or she introduces you to the welcoming people that call Greece, Albania, and Macedonia home, including an Albanian journalist and Macedonian villagers.
  3. Tailor your adventure to your preferences
    Spend more time doing what interests your group most at the speed that fits your comfort level. For example, if you’d like to spend more time hiking through the Albanian ruins of Butrint, your Trip Leader can help to arrange that for your group.
Group Size Approximate additional cost
4-6 $600 per person
7-9 $300 per person
10+ $500 per person

How do you arrange a Private Adventure?

It’s simple: You choose the people you travel with. You choose the departure date. You choose the size of your group. O.A.T. does the rest.

Your lifelong memories are only a phone call away: Call us toll-free at 1-800-353-6262, press 3

This program is available on new reservations only, and cannot be combined with any offer within 60 days to departure or with our Group Travel program. The additional cost of a Private Departure is per person, on top of the departure price and varies by trip. Private Departures do not include any changes or additions to our standard itineraries. Age restrictions may apply. Ask your Group Sales Team for details. Additional taxes and fees will apply. Standard Terms & Conditions apply. Every effort has been made to present this information accurately. We reserve the right to correct errors.

Click below to read our Travel Planning Guide on Northern Greece, Albania & Macedonia: Ancient Lands of Alexander the Great

Read Travel Planning Guide