• Duration: 10 Days / 9 Nights, departing on Fridays and Saturdays*
  • Group Size: Minimum 2, Maximum 25 passengers
  • Nights: Istanbul (3), Cappadocia (2), Pamukkale (1), Izmir (2), Canakkale (1)
  • Start: Istanbul, Finish: Istanbul
  • Tour is guaranteed with a minimum of 2 passengers.
  • Departs ISTANBUL on FRIDAYS: 18 January - 13 December 2019 (2019 printer friendly version PDF)
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2019 Itinerary:

Day 1 (Friday)            ISTANBUL

Upon your arrival, you will be met by our representative before transferring to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.

Day 2 (Saturday)        ISTANBUL

After breakfast at the hotel, a guided tour to Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar will commence. The day ends with an overnight stay in Istanbul. (B)

Day 3 (Sunday)          ISTANBUL / CAPPADOCIA (domestic flight)

After breakfast, free morning then transfer to the airport for short flight to Kayseri, then transfer to your hotel in Cappadocia for an overnight stay. (BD)

Day 4 (Monday)         CAPPADOCIA

Early Morning Optional: Balloon tour is available. Then, full day excursion in Cappadocia including visits to the Kaymakli Underground City, Open Air Museum in Goreme and natural fortress in Uchisar. Lunch in a cave restaurant, taste a famous pottery kebab. Here, we will have the opportunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets, Turkish tiles, onyx and potteries. Evening optional: Turkish show.Overnight stay in Cappadocia. (BL)

Day 5 (Tuesday)        CAPPADOCIA / KONYA / PAMUKKALE

Early departure for Pamukkale. On the way, visit the 13th century Seljukian masterpiece Sultanhan Caravanserai before arrival in Konya. After visiting the Mausoleum of Mevlana, we continue our drive to Pamukkale for an overnight stay. (BD)

Day 6 (Wednesday)   PAMUKKALE / IZMIR

After breakfast, visit the ancient Hierapolis with the magnificent Necropolis, graveyard and the lime cascade. Afterwards we continue our drive to Selcuk to visit Temple of Artemis ‘‘one of the seven wonders of the ancient world” then onto Izmir for overnight stay. (BD)

Day 7 (Thursday)       IZMIR / EPHESUS / SIRINCE / IZMIR

Morning drive to ancient city of Ephesus where we will visit its magnificent library, theatre and temples. Lunch in nomadic tent in Selçuk, taste Turkish Gozleme. Continue to the beautiful village of ┼×irince, for shopping and perhaps a taste of delicious wine before returning to Izmir. Overnight stay in Izmir. (BLD)

Day 8 (Friday)            IZMIR / PERGAMON / TROY / CANAKKALE

Early departure for Bergama to visit the Asklepion with its well preserved remains before continuing to Troy; the site where the legendary Trojan War took place. Drive to Canakkale for an overnight stay. (BD)


Day 9 (Saturday)        CANAKKALE / GALLIPOLI / ISTANBUL

After breakfast, we will cross the Dardanelles then continue to Gallipoli to visit Anzac Cove, Nek, Chunuk Bair, Lone Pine and 57th regiment memorial. Continue to Istanbul for overnight stay. (B)

Day 10 (Sunday)        ISTANBUL

After breakfast take a shuttle transfer to the airport (shuttles at 0900 & 1300). END OF TOUR. (B)
-Fridays & Saturdays*-
Per Person
in Double / Twin
Per Person
in Single Room
Per Person
in Triple Room
January: 18
February: 15
March: 15
November: 1, 8
December: 13
$1680 $2320 $1640
April: 5, 26
May: 3, 10, 17, 24
June: 7, 14, 21, 28
July: 5, 12, 19, 26
August: 9, 16, 23
September: 6, 13, 20, 27
October: 4, 11, 18
$1820 $2455 $1780

*Participants can also join this tour on Saturdays - day 2 Istanbul sightseeing will be done on day 10 instead.

Tour Includes: Accommodation in listed hotels or similar; Daily breakfast, 2 lunches & 5 dinners; Air-conditioned vehicles; Luggage handling, local taxes & service charges; Professional English speaking guides; Museum entrance fees; Arrival transfer from Ataturk Airport (Day 1); Departure shuttle transfers at 0900 & 1300 to Ataturk Airport (Day 10)

Superior Class (4-5*) Hotels used (or similar): Istanbul – Kent (Old City), Cappadocia – Alfina Cave (Cave style hotel), Pamukkale – Doga Thermal, Izmir – Kaya Thermal, Canakkale – Kolin

**Please note: Once early bird prices have been paid they are non-refundable.

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