Best of Turkey, 14 Days
Our most popular option, Best of Turkey, 14 Days is an all-encompassing adventure of Turkey’s most famous sites. Tour the bustling cities of Istanbul and Ankara, take in the mesmerising landscape of Cappadocia, experience local-living in Konya, get your fill of the scenic Mediterranean coast in Antalya, see Pamukkale’s gleaming white terraces, and immerse yourself in even more history with visits to Ephesus, Troy, and Gallipoli.
- We can tailor this private round trip for you considering your dates, interests , arrival and departure city of turkey.You also can book this tour with ”pay on tour” option , paying only %20 life time deposit.
- Airport transfers
- All domestic flights
- Entrance fees
- Professional guide
- Ground transportation via a private, air-conditioned vehicle
- Breakfast for days 2-14 are included.
Welcome to Istanbul! Our representative will meet you at your port of entry and transfer you to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours for exploration.
(Depending on your arrival time, we can arrange for a daytime Bosphorus tour or an evening dinner cruise.)
After breakfast, we embark on a fully-guided tour of the only city in the world that spans two continents. We will visit the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and the Hippodrome.
Today we depart early for the nation’s capital, Ankara. Here we survey the Anatolian Civilizations Museum and the Anıtkabir, the mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.
This morning, we depart for Cappadocia. After check-in at our hotel, we will do a panoramic tour of the Göreme Valley and Uçhisar Castle.
Enjoy an early-morning trek through the beautiful Ihlara Valley. Afterwards, visit the Göreme Open Air Museum and Kaymakli Underground City.
This morning we make our way to Konya, stopping along the way at Sultan Han (Sultanhani Caravanserai), the largest caravanserai in Anatolia. Upon arrival in the city, we will tour the mausoleum and accompanying museum of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi.
Head south to Turkey’s Mediterranean coast and its flagship city, Antalya. On the way, we will stop to see the Aspendos Theatre. Upon our arrival and check-in, there will be an orientation walking tour of Antalya’s Old City. Overnight Antalya
Today you have several options: Spend a free day exploring Antalya’s Old City and its magnificent archeological museum. Visit the ancient site of Perge. Full day of white-water rafting (extra fee). Overnight Antalya
This morning head to Pamukkale and its magnificent white calcium terraces known as travertines. Here we also tour the ancient city of Hierapolis. Amongst the ancient columns, take a dip in the hot springs that were used by the Romans for their therapeutic properties. In the evening, there is the option to watch a Whirling Dervish ritual.
Absorb yourself in more history with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Traversing the marble streets of Ephesus, notable sites we will see include the Baths of Scholastica, the Library of Celsus, the Temple of Hadrian, and the 25,000-seat amphitheatre. Afterwards, we will drive to the house of the Virgin Mary.
Step back in time again with a visit of the ancient walls of Troy. Following is a tour of the magnificent Acropolis of Pergamon, whose impressive temples and library made it a renowned cultural and political center of its time.
Travel to one of the most emotionally touching places in Turkey—Gallipoli—where we tour the WWI battlefields. Sites include the Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorials, ANZAC Cove, Johnston’s Jolly Cemetery, the original trenches and tunnels, as well as the Nek.
In the morning, we make our way 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. You will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
Rumi museum , Konya
Local Living , Konya
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