Departure Day : Friday Start City : Istanbul End City : Istanbul
Istanbul - Ankara - Cappadocia - Konya - Pamukkale - Izmir - Canakkale - Istanbul
This 9 nights tour enables travelers to discover Western Anatolia and Istanbul in comfortable hotels at a very competitive price.
Land Only Per Person in Double
Between Nov.26.2016 to Nov.18.2017 every Friday
Let this tour be your guide to timeless treasures and serve as your portal to seeing the treasures of antiquity while traveling along the southwestern coast of Turkey from Istanbul, Ankara, Cappadocia, Konya, Pamukkale, Izmir, Canakkale to Istanbul
Welcome to Istanbul. You will transferred to your hotel and the remainder of the day is yours, free to explore Istanbul. Overnight Istanbul
After breakfast we drive towards the nation's capital, Ankara to visit Anitkabir, the Mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Ataturk before continuing on to the surreal landscape of Cappadocia.Overnight Cappadocia
Today we tour the Goreme open-air museum, Pasabag and Uchisar castle and Kaymakli underground city. Photo opportunities are everywhere so have your cameras ready! Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village we learn how the carpets are made by hand what determines their value. Tonight, don't miss the optional Turkish folklore evening featuring folklore and belly dancers... a night you won't forget! Overnight Cappadocia
Cappadocia - Konya - Pamukkale
Leaving Cappadocia we head south along the ancient Silk Road just as the ancient traders did. Along the way we visit Sultanhani Caravansary, before stopping at Konya to tour the Mevlana Museum. Overnight Pamukkale
Visit the ruins of Hierapolis, the Temple of Apollo, Necropolis, and stroll over the magnificent white calcium terraces of Pamukkale. We then drive to Aphrodisias, home of the famous Temple of Aphrodite. Overnight Pamukkale
Pamukkale - Kusadasi
Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre. This afternoon we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before driving to Kusadasi.
Kusadasi - Canakkale
After breakfast, we will drive along the Aegean coast to the ancient city of Pergamum. We visit the magnificent Acropolis of Pergamum, its impressive temples and library that made Pergamum a renowned cultural and political centre in its time. We then continue north to tour the legendary city of Troy. Overnight Canakkale
Canakkale - Istanbul
One of the most emotionally touching places in Turkey, today we visit the WWI Battlefields of Gallipoli includingLone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorials, ANZAC Cove, The Nek, Johnston's Jolly original trenches and tunnels. Overnight Canakkale
After breakfast, our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends before being transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
o Domestic flight from Izmir to Kayseri.
o Inbound Airport Transfer - Istanbul - Atatürk Airport (IST)
o Outbound Airport Transfer - Kayseri.
o Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach
o Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
o Tips except driver and guide
o Entrance fees
o 9 Breakfasts, 5 Dinners.
o Accommodation in shared twin rooms in stated or similar hotels.
Prices do not include:
o Visits and services not mentioned in program.
o Tips - driver and guide
o Personal expenses and all beverages.
o Visa Fee:You may get your visa online. Please click on E-Visa
o International Flights