1st travel day (Thursday or Monday)
You can travel from almost every airport in Europe via Istanbul to Trabzon on the Black Sea. Other airports outside of Europe on request. Your guide will be waiting for you at the airport in Trabzon and take you to the hotel. You will spend the first night in a hotel on the Black Sea coast between Trabzon and Hopa.
2nd day of travel (Friday or Tuesday)
After breakfast you drive with your guide to the port of Hopa and enter the hydrofoil speedboat “Comet” and set off for Sochi, where you will reach Sochi in the early afternoon after a 6 hour drive (passing the Georgian coast). After arrival transfer to your hotel. You can organize the afternoon yourself or make an appointment in a private clinic for the purpose of vaccination with Sputnik V.
3rd day of travel (Saturday or Wednesday)
After breakfast, you have the opportunity to take part in an optional city tour. Visit Sochi Port, Riviera Park, St. Vladimir Church and many other famous monuments. Enjoy a stroll along the sea and see many of the area’s attractions. Stalin’s famous dacha (summer residence) is located in the city at the Green Grove sanatorium. Take a guided excursion to this epic location and learn to better understand the controversial historical figure. Your speedboat leaves at 2 p.m. for Hopa in Turkey, where you will arrive in the evening and spend another night in a hotel on the Black Sea coast.
4th day of travel (Sunday or Wednesday)
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport and flight back to the starting point of your trip
The following services are included in the tour price:
- Flight from the chosen airport to Trabzon and back
- 1 piece of hand luggage up to 8 kg (maximum length 55 cm, width 40 cm, height 25 cm)
- All transfers from the airport/port to the hotels and back (6x in total)
- Two transfers to the vaccination center and back
- 2 nights with breakfast on the Black Sea coast
- 1 night in Sochi
- Boat trip with the speedboat Comet from Hopa / Turkey to Sotchi / Russia and back
- Guaranteed doctor’s appointment in a private clinic for the purpose of vaccination with Sputnik V
- Translator (German / Russian) during the consultation with the doctor before the possible vaccination appointment
- English-speaking tour guide
The described travel program should be repeated after 21 days if a second vaccination with Sputnik V is desired. Program changes due to official requirements to combat Covid-19 are possible.
Price per person in a 3 * hotel € 1,049.- (SGL-room) € 899.- (DBL-room)
Price per person in a 4 * hotel € 1,199.-(SGL-room) € 999.- (DBL-room)
3 days / 2 nights Istanbul
You can visit Istanbul both before and after the Sochi cruise.
Day 1 Arrival at the airport and transfer to a 4 * hotel
Day 2 After breakfast you will see two of the most popular sights, the megacity on the Bosporus. You walk through the extensive grounds of the Topkapi Palace. Enjoy a wonderful view of the Golden Horn from the terraces. Hagia Sophia, with beautiful Byzantine mosaics, was once built as a church and converted into a mosque under Sultan Mehmed II. It has been a museum since 1935 and has now been converted into a mosque again.
3rd day After breakfast transfer to the airport and onward flight to Trabzon or return flight to the starting point of your trip
Price per person in a 4 * hotel € 149.- (SGL-room) € 99.- (DBL-room)