11 Days Turkey Tour

Day 1: İstanbul

Arrival in İstanbul, transfer to your hotel.

Day 2:Byzantine & Ottoman Relics Tour
Breakfast and Lunch are included

Your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel around 8:30 a.m to visit The Hagia Sophia which has been used as a Museum since 1931, following this we will pay a visit to the Blue Mosque, famed for its beautiful blue tiles, surrounding the walls of interior design. Afterwards our next stop will be The Hippodrome which was a circus where the sporting and social activities of Byzantine Empire  were held. After having lunch we will visit Topkapı Palace; the primary residence of the Ottoman Sultans for aproximately 400 years. We will conclude our tour by visiting The Little Hagia Sophia; the former Eastern Orthodox Church  dedicated to Saints Sergius and Bacchus in Constantinople (527-536). Overnight in İstanbul.

Day 3: Bosphorus & Two Continent Tour
Breakfast and Lunch are İncluded

You will be picked up from your hotel at 8:30, drive to Spice Bazaar following this you will have a boat tour through Bosphorus dviding Asia and Europe Continent. after having lunch we will visit Beylerbeyi Palace : the summer residence of the Sultans. following this we will visit Çamlıca Hill the highest point where you can over look to İstanbul. concluding our tour return back to hotel, overnight in İstanbul.

Day 4: Gallipoli Tour
Lunch and Dinner are İncluded

After beeing picked up by tour guide you will have a 5 hours ride to Gllipoli Peninsula. When we get Gallipoli Penınsula we will visit Kpatepe Museum( Kpatepe simulation center) where interesting collection ranging from uniforms and weaponary to letters even bullet-pierced skulls have been exhibited in. After having lunch we will head for Anzac Cove where Anzac( Australians and New Zealand Army Corps) landed in world war l. in 25 April 1915. Then this cove became the main  base od Austarlians and New zealand Troops for more than 8 months. Following this we will visit Lone Pine Australian memorial where Turkish trenches were captured by Australians and all original Allied and Turkish trenches. Afterwards we will visit Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. Drive to your Hotel overnight in Çanakkale.

Day 5: Troy and Pergamum Tour
Breakfast and Lunch are İncluded

You will be picked up by your guide at 9.00 a.m. drive to Toy Ancient city which was founded 9 times and dates back to 3.000 B.C. After your tour guide explain you the signifigance of the site you will drive to Pergamum ancient city to explore the biggest hospital of the ancient world; Asclepion and the Acropolis of the ancient Pergamum, occupied by the temples of god and goddesses  and finally you will visit the sharpest theatre of the ancient world in the Acropolis of Pregamum Ancient City. After the tour, drive to Kuşadası where you will overnight.

Day 6: Ephesus Tour
Breakfast and Lunch are İncluded

Your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel.After meeting your tour guide you wiil head to Selçuk Town, where all the sites that you will see are located in. First of all you will see The House of Virgin Mary located on the peek of Bülbül mountain in the vicinity of Ancient Ephesus. Afterwards you will visit the ruins of Ephesus Ancient City. Some of the remnants that you will explore in Ephesus Ancient city are: Odeon( Concert Hall), Agora ( Market Place), Prytaneion( The Hearth of The City), Domitians Temple,  Hadrian Temple, Celsus Library( The 3rd Richest Library of The Ancient World), The Grand Theatre( where Apostle Paul Preached).  After having lunch in a traditional restaurant you will pay a wisit to the Temple of Artemis, which is recognized  as one of the Seven Wonders of The Ancient World. Drive back to your hotel. Overnight in Kuşadası.

Day 7: Pamaukkale & Hiearapolis
Breakfast and Lunch are İncluded.

You will be picked up by your guide from your hotel and drive to Pamukkale town where you will explore Hierapolis Ancient City that was founded on the peek of the travertines of Pmukkale in 2nd century BC. With your guide you will walk along the Necrapolis( cemetery) of the city. It is recognized as the biggest  Necrapolis of the Ancient World. By the trravertines of Pamukkale you will have some free time. We conclude our tour by 04:30 pm.
Overnight bus to Cppadocia at 09:00 pm( Duration is 10 Hours)

Day 8: Cappadocia Tour 1
Breakfast and Lunch are İncluded

Transfer from bus station to your hotel. At 9 :00 o'clock you will be picked up by your tour guide from hotel.
After meeting we will head for Devrent Valley to explore the amazing fairy-chimneys. Afterwards  we will drive to Paşabağ( Monk’s Valley)  to see  incredible mushroom-shaped pinnacles. After a short drive we will get Avanos Town which is famed for its clay pottery. Following this we will have a traditional lunch and visit Göreme Open Air Museum to explore the remnants of rock-cut churches and Christian settlement dates back to 5th century AD. Lastly we will pay a visit to the naturel castle in Uchisar. Concluding our tour. Drive back to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 9 Cappadocia Tour 2
Breakfast and Lunch are İncluded

You will be picked up from your hotel by your tour guide. First stop of us will be Red Valley to explore rock-cut churches and we will hike 5 km(3 mi) through Güldere valley and will get Çavuşin village which built up reputation with its houses and  churches belonged to Christian Clergymen. After having lunch we will visit Pigeon valley to explore some more chimneys. Following this we will visit Kaymaklı underground city where early Christian lived in fear and faith. Concluding our tour.

At the end of the tour overnight bus to İstanbul at 21:00.( Duration is 11 hours)

Day 10: İstanbul

Transfer to your hotel. Free Day and overnight in İstanbul.

Day 11: End of the Tour
Breakfast is İncluded

Upon your departure we will transfer you to Ataturk Airport.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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