WONDERS OF TURKEY: Antalya - Istanbul

  • Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights, departing on Fridays
  • Nights: Antalya (2), Cappadocia (2), Ankara (1), Istanbul (1)
  • Start: Antalya, Finish: Istanbul
  • Tour is guaranteed with a minimum of 2 passengers.
  • Departs ANTALYA on FRIDAYS: 27 April - 02 November 2018 (2018 printer friendly version PDF)
 
2018 Itinerary:
Day 1 (Friday)                        ANTALYA
Arrival and transfer to hotel. Tonight meet your fellow tour companions, and your guide. (D)
 
Day 2 (Saturday)                    ANTALYA – PERGE – ASPENDOS – ANTALYA
This morning visit Perge and Aspendos. The afternoon is free for personal activities. Dinner at the hotel. (B,D)
 
Day 3 (Sunday)                       ANTALYA – KONYA – CAPPADOCIA
Early morning departure for Konya to visit the Mausoleum of the Sufi philosopher Mevlana. Afterwards depart to Cappadocia, visiting a 13th century Caravansarai on the way. Later visit the underground city of Saratli. Dinner and overnight in Cappadocia. (B,D)
 
Day 4 (Monday)                       CAPPADOCIA
Early Morning Optional: Balloon Tour.Experience floating through volcanic valleys, fairy chimneys and caves at sunrise. After breakfast visit historical Goreme, located among the rock formations, which was first settled in the Roman period. Many rock churches can still be seen today as Christianity was then the prevailing religion in the region. Continue to the town of Avanos renowned for its high quality earthenware. Also visit Pasabagi, Red Valley and attend a brief regional pottery workshop. Dinner at a special local restaurant.  Evening  optional: Join a  Whirling Dervishes performance.(B,D)
 
Day 5 (Tuesday)                       CAPPADOCIA – ANKARA
Early morning departure to the capital city of Ankara through the salt lake area. Enjoy an afternoon tour of the the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations, a historic caravanserai holding artefacts from up to 7500 years old including the most extensive and valuable collection of Hittite artefacts in the world. Dinner at a special local restaurant and overnight in Ankara. (B,D)
 
Day 6 (Wednesday)               ANKARA – ISTANBUL
After breakfast depart on a scenic drive to Istanbul. Afternoon Optional: half day Bosphorus Cruise, enjoying the strait that separates Asia and Europe. Its shores are lined with fine neighbourhoods, Ottoman palaces, fortresses, old wooden villas, hotels, parks and gardens, restaurants and cafes. Finish your last minute shopping in the Spice Market filled with the fragrance of the exotic East.Tonight enjoy a farewell dinner. (B,D)
 
Day 7 (Thursday)                     DEPART ISTANBUL
Tour ends after breakfast. Transfer to the airport (B)
2018 DEPARTURE DATES
-Fridays-
Per Person
in Double
Single Per Person
in Triple
April: 27
May: 4, 11, 18, 25
June: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
July: 6, 13, 27
August: 10, 31
September: 7, 14, 21, 28
October: 5, 12, 19, 26
$1385 $2055 $1315

Tour Includes: Accommodation in listed hotels (or similar); Daily breakfast & 6 dinners; Arrival (day 1) and departure (day 7) transfers from and to airport; Air-conditioned vehicles; Licensed English speaking guides and entrance fees; Luggage handling; Local taxes and service charges

Deluxe and superior first class hotels with private facilities used (or similar): Antalya - Crowne Plaza, Cappadocia – Gamirasu Hotel, Ankara – Hilton Hotel, Istanbul – Conrad Istanbul

 

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