Best of Turkey
14 Days Escorted tour to the best destinations in Turkey.
The mosques, bazaars, and Turkish baths of Istanbul could keep you happily occupied for your entire trip.
Cappadocia is a geological oddity of honeycombed hills as if plucked from a whimsical fairytale and set down upon the stark Anatolian plains.
Itinerary (B = breakfast, L = lunch D = dinner)
DAY 1 Saturday: Istanbul
Upon your arrival, you will be met by our representative before transfer to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.
DAY 2 Sunday: Istanbul (B)
After breakfast at the hotel, a guided tour to Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, Blue Mosque and Spice Market .The day ends with an overnight stay in Istanbul.
DAY 3 Monday: Istanbul Canakkale (BD)
After breakfast at the hotel, drive to Gallipoli and visit Anzac Cove, Nek, Conk Bair, Lone Pine and 57th Regiment Memorial, cross the Dardanelles. Overnight stay in Canakkale.
DAY 4 Tuesday: Canakkale - Troy - Pergamum - Kusadasi (BD)
After breakfast at the hotel drive to legendary to Troy; the site where the legendary Trojan War took place, crossing the legendary mountain Ida arrival to Pergamum visit Acropolis and overnight stay in Kusadasi.
DAY 5 Wednsday: Kusadasi - Ephesus - Sirince - Kusadasi (BD)
After breakfast a short drive to visit Ephesus, we will have the opportunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets, leather. We continue to marvelous village of Sirince where you be able to experience one of the most beautiful villages in Turkey. You may be able to do shopping and taste delicious wines of the village. Return to Kusadasi for overnight stay.
DAY 6 Thursday: Kusadasi Hierapolis - Pamukkale - Marmaris (BD)
After Breakfast drive through the meander plain and cotton farms, arrive to Pamukkale, time to enjoy the beauty of lime cascade and visit ancient Hierapolis, continue to Marmaris for overnight.
DAY 7 Friday: Marmaris Koycegiz and - Fethiye (BD)
After breakfast we drive to the lakeside town of Koycegiz. Here we take a boat cruise to turtle beach and smother ourselves in mud at the local mudbath. Continue to Fethiye. Dinner and overnight in Fethiye.
DAY 8 Saturday: Fethiye - Kayakoy Greek village and Oludeniz - Fethiye (B)
After breakfast explore the quaint Greek village of Kayakoy. Afternoon we will drive you to Oludeniz you will have opportunity to swim then drive back to your hotel. OvernightFethiye.
DAY 9 Sunday: Fethiye - Saklikent Gorge - Antalya (BD)
Today after breakfast, we visit the stunningly beautiful Saklikent Gorge, Turkey's longest and deepest canyon, after tracking along the canyon we will continue to Antalya crossing the Tauros Mountains, upon arrival visit Duden Waterfall. Dinner at your hotel Overnight Antalya.
DAY 10 Monday: Antalya (Aspendos) - Konya – Cappadocia (BD)
Breakfast and early departure for Konya, Stop on the way to visit Aspendos ancient Theater.Upon arrival to Konya, we tour the monastery of the Mevlana Whirling Dervishes. Then have an afternoon drive to Cappadocia via Seljukian Caracanserai - a fine example of an ancient Silk Road. Dinner and overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 11 Tuesday: Cappadocia (B)
After breakfast full day excursion in Cappadocia including visits to the Kaymakli Underground City, Open Air Museum in Goreme and natural fortress in Uchisar. An optional and fun Turkish folklore evening with dinner available for tonight. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 12 Wednsday: Cappadocia Ankara Safranbolu (BD)
Early in the morning an optional balloon tour is available. Morning departure for Safranbolu. On the way stop by Ankara and visit Mausoleum of Ataturk and its Museum in Ankara. This is the burial place of the national hero who founded modern Republic of Turkey. We continue our drive and check in to our Safranbolu, the world heritage town of Unesco which is considered as an open air museum. Tonight we stay at an old Ottoman mansion.
DAY 13: Thursday: Safranbolu Istanbul (B)
After breakfast visit the old town of Safranbolu where you can test the fine sample of Turkish delights then continue to drive to Istanbul afternoon visit Grand Bazaar. Overnight Istanbul.
DAY 14: Friday: Istanbul (B)
After Breakfast transfer to the airport - end of services.
Please allow three hours for check-in to your international flights and two hours for domestic.
1. How much would it cost to fly from an airport not listed as part of this deal?
Please contact us for additional pricing options from any departure airport not listed.
2. Can we extend our trip before or after the promotional dates for the deal?
Yes, you can arrange for that by contacting us either by phone or email.
3. How do I find out if the dates I want to travel are available?
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13 nights at Hotels as noted.
Full-day tour of Istanbul.
Arrival and departure transfers.
Meal plan as per itinerary with Breakfast daily.
Sightseeing on air conditioned vehicles with English speaking professional tour guide.
Entrance fees to all places visited and Museums.
All Hotel service and local taxes are included.
Rates are per person, based on double occupancy.
Single occupancy please add $790. Triple occupancy please deduct $70 per person.
Cancellation policy and fees:
All cancellations subject to fee up to date specified.
Travel insurance is highly recommended.
Visa, personal expenses and tipping.
International airfare is not included.
All airfare is nonrefundable after booking.
Additional fees: Baggage fees may apply.
Anything not listed above.
(4-5* & Special Class) or similar
Istanbul: Novotel Karakoy
Kusadasi: Ramada Resort Kusadasi or Charisma Deluxe
Antalya: B.W. Khan
Cappadocia: Peri Tower
Safranbolu: Imren Lokum Konagi or Cinci Hani
Istanbul Return: Ramada
March 14, 28
April 11, 25
May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
June 6, 13, 20, 27
July 4, 11, 18, 25
August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
September 5, 12, 19, 26
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31