10 Days Turkey Tour – Multi City
Daily departure tour all year
we will see Istanbul for 3 day , Cappadocia for 2 day with an optional hot air Balloon reservation, Pamukkale and Hierapolis for 1 day, Ephesus for 1 day, Pergamon for 1 day , Gallipoli and Troy for 1 day with 2 domestic flight with all transfers and best location hotel reservation.
Hagia Sophia (Santa Sophia) Museum
Theatre of Hierapolis
The Asclepion and Health Centre
The Red Basilica
A temple of Serapis
New Zealand memorial and cemetery
The Nek Cemetery
Australian memorial and cemetery
Goreme open air museum
Kaymakli underground city
The Celsius Library
House of the Virgin Mary
The calcified pools
Temple of Artemis
Upon arrival in Istanbul, we will meet you at the airport with your name and transfer you to your hotel in the Old City area (Sultanahmet). You will check into the Boutique hotel which is close to all the historical sites. You will have free time for the rest of the day and spend the night in Istanbul.
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel at 09:00 a.m and you will depart for your full day “Best of Istanbul” walking tour. You will see: the Hagia Sophia (Santa Sophia) Museum, the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar. At the end of the tour, our guide will drop you back at your hotel. Free time and overnight in Istanbul.
Today you will have a free day in Istanbul. Optional tours are a Boat Cruise on the Bosphorus and Golden Horn, the City Sightseeing bus tours, Dolmabahce Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace, Istanbul Two Continent Tour, a Dinner Cruise on the Bosphorus, a Private guided tour, a Prince Island tour, a visit to the Spice Market and Bazaars, Suleymaniye Mosque, or the Islamic Art Museum……
At 05:00 a.m you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the airport for a one hour flight to Cappadocia at 07:00 a.m. Upon arrival in Cappadocia, we will meet you at the airport with your name and transfer you to our office in Goreme town. You will be picked up at 9:30 AM for a tour of Southern Cappadocia. You will explore the Underground City of Derinkuyu, stroll through the scenic Ilhara Valley and stop for lunch at a restaurant near the river. After lunch, you will continue to Selime Monastery and then Pigeon Valley for some breathtaking views and great photo ops! At the end of your tour you will be taken to your hotel and you’ll have the rest of the night free.
If you choose to do the Hot Air Balloon Ride, you will be picked up from your hotel at 5:30 AM and taken to the balloon departure point. The balloon ride will finish around 7:30 AM and you will be taken back to your hotel where you can have breakfast before your next tour. You will be picked up at 9:30 AM for your tour of Northern Cappadocia. The first stop will be a vista point overlooking Goreme where you will see Uchisar Castle. From there you will go to the Goreme Open Air Museum and then stop for lunch is Avanos. Next, you will see a kick-wheel pottery demonstration and then get the chance to try yourself! On the way back to your hotel you will stop at photo points such as Cavusin, the animal shaped rock formations of Devrent, the mushroom shaped fairy chimneys in St. Monk’s Valley and St. Simeon’s monk cell. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to the airport for a one-hour flight to Izmir. Upon arrival in Izmir, we will meet you at the airport with your name and transfer you to your hotel in Kusadasi. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Following breakfast at your hotel, we will pick you up at 8:30 AM and begin the 3-hour journey. Around 12:00 PM you will arrive in the small but friendly town of Pamukkale and stop for lunch. Then, you will be taken to the ancient city of Hierapolis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your guide will show you how the citizens lived, worked and enjoyed themselves back when the city was a thriving metropolis. Highlights include the Temple of Apollo, the Roman Theater and the Martyrion of St. Philip. From there, you will move on to the main attraction, the travertines. You will have free time to explore and relax in the travertines and have a rejuvenating swim in Cleopatra’s Pool. At 4:00 PM we will depart for Kusadasi and drop you back at your hotel.
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be picked up at 9:00 AM and you will depart for the Ephesus Tour. When you arrive, you will have a fully guided tour of the ruins. During the tour you will see the Temple of Artemis (one of the 7 Ancient Wonders of the World), the Amphitheater, the Celsius Library, which is still active, ruins left from the ancient city, and the House of the Virgin Mary, her last dwelling place. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel and spend the night in Kusadasi.
You will be picked up at 09:00 a.m from your hotel in Kusadasi or Selcuk and depart for a full day Pergamon tour. You will visit the Asclepion and Health Centre. On your way to the Acropolis, you will see the Red Basilica, originally a temple of Serapis. The most spectacular structure is certainly the theater, a remarkable piece of engineering built into the steep hillside. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel in Canakkale and stay overnight.
You will be picked up from your hotel at 8:30 AM and begin the day visiting the ancient city of Troy. During the tour, you can explore the remains of Troy I through Troy IX, The Odeon, The Bouleuterion, the houses of Troy I, The 3,700 year old city walls, Sacrificial Altars and a life size replica of the Trojan Horse of which you can enter and take photos. At 10:30 AM you will finish the tour of Troy and continue on to Eceabat. At 1:30 PM you will stop for lunch before you begin your next tour. From there, your guide will take you up the hauntingly beautiful coast of Gallipoli. You will follow in the footsteps of the ANZAC and Ottoman forces, walking the now deserted battlefields and trenches and pay respects at the many memorials for all of the fallen soldiers. You will learn of the maneuvers of both sides, successful and failed and hear stories of the bright young Colonel of the Ottoman forces, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. After the tour, you will be driven back to your hotel in Istanbul.
You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to airport according to your flight schedule.
The Trip Cost Includes
- All Airport transfers mentioned in the itinerary
- All flight tickets with taxes
- All Bus transfers mentioned in the itinerary.
- 7-day small group tour mentioned in the itinerary (Guide, Lunch, Transportation and entrance fees)
- 9 Night Boutique Hotel with breakfast
- All Meals mentioned by the itinerary (B-breakfast, L-lunch, D-dinner)
- Vegetarian meals available
The Trip Cost Excludes
- Tips and international flight tickets