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Best of Turkey

Best of Turkey (Trafalgar Tours)
 

Summary:

From the legends of Troy to ancient Greek cities, your travels will reveal the places where history happened. On this in-depth Best of Turkey voyage, you'll also venture into the Taurus Mountains for lunch with the Yazir community and relax on the shores ...

Duration
14 Days
Cities
8
Next Departure
16-May-2021
Starting at
USD 2,095.00
Price per day
USD 150.00

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Trafalgar Tours
Tour
Best of Turkey

Summary

From the legends of Troy to ancient Greek cities, your travels will reveal the places where history happened. On this in-depth Best of Turkey voyage, you'll also venture into the Taurus Mountains for lunch with the Yazir community and relax on the shores of the Turkish Riviera.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Welcome To Istanbul
Day 2.
Discover Colourful Istanbul
Day 3.
Journey To Gallipoli And Çanakkale
Day 4.
Off To Troy, Pergamon And Izmir
Day 5.
Explore The Ruins Of Ephesus
Day 6.
Onwards To Pamukkale
Day 7.
Venture To Hierapolis And Antalya
Day 8.
Enjoy Ancient Perge
Day 9.
On The Road To Aspendos And Konya
Day 10.
Continue To Cappadocia
Day 11.
A Day To Explore Spectacular Göreme
Day 12.
Onwards To Ankara
Day 13.
Return To Istanbul
Day 14.
Farewell Istanbul

Visited cities (8): Ankara, Antalya, Canakkale, Goreme, Istanbul, Izmir, Konya, Pamukkale

 

Remarks

Highlights

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Explore Istanbul with a Local Specialist
  • Visit the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Anzac Cove and the War Cemeteries at Gallipoli, the ancient ruins of Troy, the Asclepion Medical Centre at Pergamon, the ancient city at Ephesus, the Cotton Castle Springs in Pamukkale, the Archaeological Museum in Antalya, the home of the Whirling Dervishes at Konya, the underground city of Saratli, Göreme Open Air Museum and the Museum of Anatolian Civilisation at Ankara
  • View the Wooden Horse at Troy
  • Connect with Locals Enjoy a Be My Guest lunch with the Yazir community in the Taurus Mountains near Antalya. (Day 7)
  • Dive into Culture Haggle for souvenirs at Istanbul's Grand Bazaar, one of the largest covered markets in the world with 60 streets and over 5,000 shops. (Day 2) Learn about the art of pottery making in Avanos. (Day 11)
  • Stays with Stories Located alongside the ancient Ortahisar rock castle, many of the rooms at Dilek Kaya Hotel are hewn out of the surrounding rock. (Day 10)
  • Explore Istanbul with a Local Specialist
  • Visit the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Anzac Cove and the War Cemeteries at Gallipoli, the ancient ruins of Troy, the Asclepion Medical Centre at Pergamon, the ancient city at Ephesus, the Cotton Castle Springs in Pamukkale, the Archaeological Museum in Antalya, the home of the Whirling Dervishes at Konya, the underground city of Saratli, Göreme Open Air Museum and the Museum of Anatolian Civilisation at Ankara
  • View the Wooden Horse at Troy
  • Connect with Locals Enjoy a Be My Guest lunch with the Yazir community in the Taurus Mountains near Antalya. (Day 7)
  • Dive into Culture Haggle for souvenirs at Istanbul's Grand Bazaar, one of the largest covered markets in the world with 60 streets and over 5,000 shops. (Day 2) Learn about the art of pottery making in Avanos. (Day 11)
  • Stays with Stories Located alongside the ancient Ortahisar rock castle, many of the rooms at Dilek Kaya Hotel are hewn out of the surrounding rock. (Day 10)

Included in Price

Dining Highlights

  • 13 breakfasts
  • 2 lunches (including Be My Guest)
  • 11 dinners
  • 13 breakfasts
  • 2 lunches (including Be My Guest)
  • 11 dinners

First class travel Highlights

  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Ferry across the Dardanelles from Eceabat to Çanakkale.
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Handcrafted Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Ferry across the Dardanelles from Eceabat to Çanakkale.
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Handcrafted Highlights

Travel Package

DescriptionComing from Going to
Tour (Round Trip) Istanbul Istanbul

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

Tour Variations

Best of Turkey with Anzac Day (14 Days)

From the legends of Troy to ancient Greek cities, your travels will reveal the places where history happened. On this in-depth Best of Turkey voyage, you'll also venture into the Taurus Mountains for lunch with the Yazir community and relax on the shores ...

Next Departure: 22-Apr-2022
Starting at: USD 2,325.00

     

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