Turkish Gullet Riviera
10 Days Escorted Turkey Tour with Gullet Cruise.
Itinerary (B = breakfast, L = lunch D = dinner)
DAY 1 Friday: 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 Saturday: Istanbul Full Day (B)
After breakfast at the hotel, a guided tour to Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar will commence. The day ends with an overnight stay in Istanbul.
DAY 3 Sunday: Istanbul- Ankara – Cappadocia (BD)
After breakfast, we depart for Ankara where we will visit Mausoleum of Ataturk and its Museum. This is the burial place of the national hero who founded modern Republic of Turkey. We then depart for Cappadocia. After a picturesque trip along the Salt Lake, we will arrive in Cappadocia for an overnight stay.
DAY 4 Monday: Cappadocia Full Day (BL)
Early in the morning an optional Balloon tour is available. Then, full day excursion in Cappadocia including visits to the Kaymakli Underground City, Open Air Museum in Goreme and natural fortress in Uchisar. Lunch in a cave rest. to taste famous Pottery Kebap. Here, we will have the opportunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets, Turkish tiles, onyx and potteries. Optional night tour with a Turkish show and dinner is avaliable tonight. Overnight stay in Cappadocia.
DAY 5 Tuesday: Cappadocia - Konya – Pamukkale (B,D)
Early departure for Pamukkale. On the way, visit the 13th century Seljukian masterpiece Sultanhan Caravanserai before arrival in Konya. After visiting the Mausoleum of Mevlana, we continue our drive to Pamukkale for an overnight stay.
DAY 6 Wednsday: Pamukkale Fethiye - Oludeniz - Embark cruise (B,D)
In the early morning transfer to Fethiye for the gullet cruise. Embark 10.30 am
We will start our cruise to Oludeniz. Our yacht will be anchored in Oludeniz for lunch and a swimming break. The next stop will be Gemiler Island. It is recommended to have an early evening walk on Gemiler Island and pay a visit to the Church of St. Nicholas, located at the top of the island, which remains from Byzantine times. Dinner and an overnight stay will be in the Gemiler Strait.
DAY 7 Thursday: Yassica Island - Aga Limanı (B,L,D)
While moving through uniquely beautiful islands, we finally anchor at Yassica Island. Afterwards, we will go to Domuz Island for a swim and anchor at Aga Limani Bay for dinner and an overnight stay.
DAY 8 Friday: Kumlubuku Cennet Island - Marmaris (B,L,D)
Today, we will cruise to Kumlubuk Bay early in the morning. Breakfast will be served in Kumlubuk Bay. We will anchor at Cennet Island for our last swimming break and lunch. We will enter Marmaris Harbour by 16:00 p.m. an overnight stay will be in Marmaris. Guests wishing to see more of Marmaris are recommended to go to the city centre and experience the lively night life.
DAY 10 Saturday: Marmaris (B)
The guests will leave the boat with precious memories by 10:30 after breakfast. Transfer to Marmaris hotel or to the port is included other destination is subject to surcharge.
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?
Check the dates listed above to see if there is availability for the specific date you are interested in. If there are multiple dates listed feel free to contact us for the most up-to-date availability.
9 nights accommodation as noted.
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 $500. Triple occupancy please deduct $55 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: Titanic City (Taksim Center)
Cappadocia: Dilek Kaya (Cave Style)
Pamukkale: Doga Thermal
May 6, 13, 20, 27
June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5, 12, 19, 26
September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30