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Best of Turkey

 

Summary:

Get your Turkish delights on a 15-day Istanbul round-trip adventure. It’s a mix of ancient ruins and modern cities, Islamic mysticism and Ottoman influence, inland discoveries and coastal cruising, and everything in between. Get lost in a traditional sema...

Duration
15 Days
Cities
6
Next Departure
17-May-2021
Starting at
USD 1,500.00
Price per day
USD 100.00

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Operator
Intrepid Travel
Tour
Best of Turkey
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
Group Size
1 - 12
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Summary

Get your Turkish delights on a 15-day Istanbul round-trip adventure. It’s a mix of ancient ruins and modern cities, Islamic mysticism and Ottoman influence, inland discoveries and coastal cruising, and everything in between. Get lost in a traditional sema performance of whirling dervishes in Bursa, unlock the secrets of the ancient city of Ephesus, admire Oludeniz’s Blue Lagoon from high up on a mountain hike, and swim and snorkel in the Mediterranean on a traditional gulet cruise from Kas. From the winding laneways of Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar to the to the bizarre landscapes of Cappadocia, take the plunge and discover a new way of experiencing Turkey.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Istanbul
Day 2.
Bursa
Day 3.
Selcuk
Day 4.
Selcuk
Day 5.
Pamukkale
Day 6.
Kayakoy
Day 7.
Kayakoy
Day 8.
Kas
Day 9.
Kas
Day 10.
Antalya
Day 11.
Konya
Day 12.
Goreme
Day 13.
Goreme
Day 14.
Goreme
Day 15.
Istanbul

Visited cities (6): Antalya, Bursa, Goreme, Istanbul, Konya, Pamukkale

 

Remarks

Highlights

  • Be mesmerised by the hypnotic rituals of the devout Whirling Dervishes in their home of Konya
  • Explore thousands of years of history hidden within the remarkable ruins of Ephesus, and taste Turkey in the local produce of the mountain village of Şirince
  • Paddle through the magical healing hot springs at Pamukkale and uncover the streets of Hierapolis that Cleopatra once walked
  • Discover the atmospheric remains of a Ghost Village and trek along the ancient trail of the Lycian Way to a lagoon of unforgettable turquoise
  • Set sail on the Mediterranean – explore sunken cities and hike to a knight’s castle
  • Walk into valleys honeycombed with caves churches, underground cities, prehistoric rock formations and fairy chimneys in Cappadocia

Travel Package

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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.

       

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