Turkey Discovered - 14 Days

Cappadocia region, UNESCO World Heritage listed Goreme Valley, Kaymakli Underground City and Uchisar Castle, Konya - Silk Road, ancient caravanserais and Mevlana Whirling Dervish Museum, Greek villages of Sirince and Kayakoy, Fethiye, Koycegiz and Olu Deniza - lake, Turtle Beach, mud baths and the beautiful Blue Lagoon, Safranbolu - UNESCO World Heritage Listed town, Ottoman architecture and artisians, Saklikent Gorge, Antalya and the ancient theatre of Aspendos, Istanbul - old City, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar, Pamukkale thermal pools and Roman Hierapolis, Gallipoli Peninsular - ANZAC Cove, Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair memorials, trenches and battlefields, Roman ruins of Ephesus and Pergamum, Aegean coast, Troy - Trojan horse and ancient ruins, Carpet weaving demonstration and leather showroom

Destination: Turkey

Travel Dates: From 2019-10-19 to 2021-03-20

Duration: 14 days

Departing From: 1, Istanbul<br/>2, The Blue Mosque & Topkapi Palace<br/>3, Gallipoli - WW1 battlefields<br/>4, Troy & Coastal Kusadasi<br/>5, Ancient Ephesus & Greek Sirince<br/>6, Cotton Castles of Pamukkale<br/>7, Turtle Beach & Fethiye<br/>8, Kayakoy & Oludeniz<br/>9, Saklikent Gorge<br/>10, Whirling Dervishes<br/>11, Underground Cities<br/>12, Safranbolu - Ottoman Royalty<br/>13, The Grand Bazaar<br/>14, Istanbul

Company: ON THE GO TOURS

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Inclusions

  • 13 breakfasts and 8 hotel dinners
    12 nights 4 star hotels and special class hotels, 1 night Ottoman Mansion home - Safranbolu
    Airport arrival transfer on day 1 of tour and departure transfer (to Istanbul Airport) at 9am & 1pm on day 14
    Guided sightseeing - Istanbul, Gallipoli, Troy, Ruins of Ephesus, Pergamum, Sirince, Pamukkale, Hierapolis, Koycegiz, Kayakoy, Antalya, Konya, Cappadocia and Safranbolu
    Koycegiz lake cruise and mud baths
    Wine tasting in Sirince
    Saklikent Gorge - canyon walk and tubing (optional)
    Ferry crossing of the Dardenelles
    Escorted by an English speaking, degree qualified Turkish tour guide
    All relevant transfers and transportation in private, modern air-conditioned vehicles

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Day 1, Istanbul
Saturday. Welcome to Turkey, included arrival transfer to our hotel.
No meals included.
Day 2, Istanbul
Istanbul. This morning we enjoy a guided tour of Istanbul's old city. Our tour including the Blue Mosque, the ruinous Hippodrome and the Hagia Sofia Museum.
1 breakfast, no lunch, no dinner included.
Day 3, Canakkale
Istanbul – Gallipoli. Today we explore ANZAC Cove and the many memorials dotted across the WW1 battlefields, such as ANZAC Cove, Lone Pine Memorial and cemetery, Chunuk Bair Memorial and more.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 4, Kusadasi
Gallipoli – Kusadasi. Heading south, we enjoy a guided tour of Troy and continue onto ancient Pergamum before visiting a local carpet emporium.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 5, Ephesus
Today, we enjoy a guided tour at the legendary Roman ruins of Ephesus. Be sure to see the famous Library of Celcus, the gymnasium of Vedius and Stadium.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 6, Pamukkale
Kusadasi – Pammukale. Meandering through the sweeping plains we arrive at the hot springs of Pamakkule. There will be time to paddle our feet as we walk the terraces before visiting a leather fashion house.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 7, Fethiye
Pamukkale - Koycegiz - Fethiye. Arriving at Koycegiz, we embark upon a boat cruise to Turtle Beach and smother ourselves in mud at the local mud bath. Continue to Fethiye where we'll spend the next two nights.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 8, Oludeniz
Fethiye - Kayakoy Greek village - Oludeniz - Fethiye. After breakfast we explore the quaint Greek village of Kayakoy. This afternoon we drive to Oludeniz, where you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a swim in the beautiful Blue Lagoon.
1 breakfast, no lunch, no dinner included.
Day 9, Antalya
Fethiye - Antalya. Today we visit the beautiful Saklikent Gorge, Turkey’s longest and deepest canyon. Weaving our way through the Touros Mountains we arrive to Antalya visiting the Duden Waterfalls en route.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 10, Konya
Antalya – Cappadocia. Early morning departure for Konya, en route we visit the ancient theatre of Aspendos. In Konya we tour the monastery of the Mevlana whirling dervishes and the mausoleum of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 11, Captivating Cappadocia
Today we tour the stunning Cappadocia region – today highlights include the World Heritage Listed Goreme Valley to see rock-cut Byzantine churches and chapels, Kaymaki Underground City and Uchisar Castle. Stop on the outskirts of Goreme Village to see Pigeon Valley where century’s old pigeon houses are carved into the surrounding cliffs.
1 breakfast, no lunch, no dinner included.
Day 12, Cappadocia
Cappadocia - Safranbolu. Opt for an early morning hot air balloon flight (booked locally). Today we head to the World Heritage Listed town of Safranbolu.
1 breakfast, no lunch, 1 dinner included.
Day 13, Safranbolu
Safranbolu - Istanbul. This morning we embark on a walking tour of the old town before returning to Istanbul with an afternoon visit to the Grand Bazaar.
1 breakfast, no lunch, no dinner included.
Day 14, Istanbul
Friday. Say goodbye to our new friends and our tour concludes after breakfast. Departure transfers are offered at 9am and 1pm to Istanbul airport.
1 breakfast, no lunch, no dinner included.

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