Best Of Turkey / 14 days Only For Private Groups
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Welcome to Istanbul! You will be transferred to your hotel and the remainder of the day is yours free to explore at your own pace.
Istanbul Old City
After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting the Blue Mosque, the Aya Sofya, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome.
Today we visit the WWI battlefields of Gallipoli including Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorials, ANZAC Cove, The Nek, Johnston's Jolly, original trenches and tunnels and The Nek.
Troy, Acropolis of Pergamum
Step back in time today as we visit Troy and its famed Trojan Horse, followed by a tour of the magnificent acropolis of Pergamum. Its impressive temples and library made it a renowned cultural and political centre in its time.
Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre before continuing to the house of the Virgin Mary. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village we learn how the carpets are made by hand and what determines their value.
This morning we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before heading to the magnificent white calcium terraces, known as Travertines, in Pamukkale where we also tour the ancient city of Hierapolis. Take a dip, amongst ancient columns, in the hot springs that were used in Roman times for their therapeutic powers.
Today we drive to Antalya, visiting the ancient site of Perge before heading to our hotel.
Today you have option to see rock tombs in Myra & St. Nicholas Church in Demre or explore famous Duden waterfalls.
Early departure for Konya, en-route visiting the famous theatre at Aspendos and the mausoleum of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi with its accompanying museum.
This morning we visit Sultanhani Caravansary, the largest in Anatolia before we trek through the beautiful Ihlara Valley. Tonight, don't miss the optional traditional Turkish folklore evening.
Goreme, Uchisar Castle
Marvel at the lunar landscape with a fully guided tour of Goreme Valley, the fairy chimneys, Uchisar castle, explore the many levels of an underground city and more.
Early morning departure to the nation's capital, Ankara, where we visit Anitkabir, mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and Anatolian Civilisations Museum.
This morning, we will drive back to Istanbul. In the afternoon, you will enjoy some free time.
After breakfast our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends and are transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
All our itineraries are for private tours which includes airport transfers, domestic flights, hotels, breakfasts, taxes,entrance fees, professional guiding/guide, ground transportation via private air-conditioned vehicle + gas & parking.
Only your lunches, dinners and tips are excluded.
We operate tours 365 days a year, meaning all our tours are available to begin and end any day of the year to suit your schedule. You easily can check our package or day tours from the web page or send us the list of the places you want to visit and we can tailor a tour for you. Please use the tailor made form for a custom private tour.