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Turkey Tours - 6 to 9 days

Itinerary

This 9 day tour starts and ends in Istanbul, Turkey. Highlights include :- Bursa (UNESCO Heritage site) - Silk Bazaar - Ulu Cami (Grand Mosque) - Istanbul Old City (UNESCO Heritage site) - St. Sophia Museum - Topkapi Palace - Blue Mosque - Hippodrome - Cappadocia - Kaymakli Underground City - Göreme (UNESCO Heritage site) - Göreme Open Air museum

2019 - 'Anatolian Treasures Tour'
9 - Day itinerary

Day 1
Wednesday

Istanbul

Welcome to Istanbul. You will transferred to your hotel and the remainder of the day is yours, free to explore Istanbul.

Overnight Istanbul
5 star
Day 2
Thursday

Istanbul Old City

After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome. Cruise between two continents on the stretch of water that separates Europe from Asia in the afternoon with an optional 'Half day Bosphorous cruise'.

Overnight Istanbul
5 star
(B)
Day 3
Friday

Bursa, Iznik

Today we will drive to Iznik which is famous for its handmade tiles and we'll also visit Iznik Lake. Then its on to Bursa which was the first capital of Ottoman Empire and visit Ulu Mosque and the Silk Bazaar before heading to Eskisehir.

Overnight Eskisehir
4 star
(B, D)
Day 4
Saturday

Ankara

After breakfast we drive towards the nation's capital, Ankara to visit Anitkabir, the Mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Ataturk.

Overnight Ankara
5 star
(B)
Day 5
Sunday

Goreme Open-Air Museum, Pasabag, Uchisar

We will drive to Cappadocia visiting the Tuz Golu (Salt Lake), the second largest lake in Turkey, which provides life to the largest flamingo colony in the Middle East and North Africa combined, great photo opportunities. Once in Cappadocia and marvel at the lunar landscape with a fully guided tour of Goreme Valley, Goreme open-air museum, the fairy chimneys, Uchisar castle and more.

Overnight Cappadocia
Boutique Cave
(B, D)
Day 6
Monday

Cappadocia, Underground city

Today we visit and trek through the Pigeon and Love Valleys and explore the many levels of Kaymakli underground city. 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
Boutique Cave
(B, D)
Day 7
Tuesday

Sultanhani Caravansary, Konya

Heading towards Konya we will visit Sultanhani Caravansary, the largest in Anatolia, en route. Then we will visit mausoleum of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi. We will also visit Selimiye Mosque and Silli Aya Helena Church.

Overnight Konya
4 star
(B)
Day 8
Wednesday

Konya - Istanbul

Today, after breakfast, we catch the new high speed train from Konya to Istanbul, arriving into Istanbul mid afternoon. You will be transferred to your hotel and the rest of the day is free to explore.

Overnight Istanbul
5 star
(B)
Day 9
Thursday

Istanbul

After breakfast, our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends before being transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

(B)
(B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)
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Notes

Please Note:
1. Group Size : Minimum Group Size of 2.
2. Age : Minimum Age of 8. Whilst there is no Maximum Age set it is assumed the customer is fit enough to take part in the activity or tour. Health documents may be requested.
3. Single travellers are obliged to pay Single Supplement and will have the hotel room to themselves.
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Inclusions

Tour includes :-
  • Inbound Transfer - Istanbul
    New Istanbul Airport (IST)
    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
  • Outbound Transfer - Istanbul
    New Istanbul Airport (IST)
    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • Car ferry fees between Canakkale and Eceabat
  • High Speed train between Konya and Istanbul and transfers
  • Tips except driver and guide
  • Entrance fees
  • 8 nights - accommodation.
    - 2 nights
    5 star
    Istanbul
    - 1 night
    4 star
    Eskisehir
    - 1 night
    5 star
    Ankara
    - 2 nights
    Boutique Cave
    Cappadocia
    - 1 night
    4 star
    Konya
    - 1 night
    5 star
    Istanbul
  • 8 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners
Tour does not include :-
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Highlights

  • Ankara - Atatürk's Mausoleum
  • Bursa - Ulu Cami (Grand Mosque)
  • Cappadocia - Kaymakli - Underground City
  • Cappadocia - Pigeon Valley
  • Göreme - UNESCO Heritage site
  • Istanbul - Blue Mosque
  • Istanbul - Old City - UNESCO Heritage site
  • Istanbul - Topkapi Palace
  • Konya - Mevlana Museum
  • Konya - Silli Aya Helena
  • Tuz Golu (Salt Lake)
  • Bursa - Silk Bazaar
  • Bursa - UNESCO Heritage site
  • Cappadocia - Love Valley
  • Cappadocia - Üçhisar - Citadel
  • Göreme Open Air museum
  • Istanbul - Hippodrome
  • Istanbul - St. Sophia Museum
  • Iznik Lake
  • Konya - Selimiye Mosque
  • Sultanhani Caravansary
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Accommodation

This is intended to give an idea of the type of accommodation that may be expected. The actual hotels used for any given tour may change due to many reasons such as group size, availability, time of year, hotel standard has dropped or simply we found a better hotel. We update the website immediately if and when any changes take place. If and when we do change hotels it will be to a hotel of equal or higher standard and will be at no extra cost.

Where more than one hotel is shown for a given an overnight stop this means that one of those hotels will be used.

Turkey

Ankara
Hotel Ickale
Standard : 5 star
Address :-
GMK Bulvarı No:89
Ankara
Ph. :
+90 (0312) 231 77 10
Website :
Hotel Ickale
Hotel Ickale
Hotel Ickale
Hotel Ickale
Cappadocia
MDC Hotel
Standard : Boutique Cave
Address :-
Karahandere Mah.
Mese Deresi Sok. No:2
Ürgüp
Cappadocia
Ph. :
+90 (0384) 341 44 15
MDC Hotel
MDC Hotel
MDC Hotel
Hanedan Cappadocia Suites
Standard : Boutique Cave
Address :-
Davutlu Mah. Yukarı Mevki
Şehit Ramazan Çelik Sk.
Mustafapaşa
Ürgüp
Cappadocia
Hanedan Cappadocia Suites
Hanedan Cappadocia Suites
Hanedan Cappadocia Suites
Eskisehir
Hilton Garden Inn Eskisehir
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
Hosnudiye Mah.
734 Sok. No 8
Tepebasi
Eskisehir
Ph. :
+90 222 217 8888
Hilton Garden Inn Eskisehir
Hilton Garden Inn Eskisehir
Hilton Garden Inn Eskisehir
Istanbul
Radisson Pera Hotel
Standard : 5 star
Address :-
Evliya Celebi Mah.
Refik Saydam Cad No 19
Tepebasi
Taksim
Istanbul
Ph. :
+90 (212) 377 2500 
Radisson Pera Hotel
Radisson Pera Hotel
Radisson Pera Hotel
Konya
Hilton Garden Inn Konya
Standard : 4 star
Address :-
Saziziye Mahallesi
Kislaonu Sokak No: 4
Konya
Ph. :
+90 (0332) 221 60 00
Hilton Garden Inn Konya
Hilton Garden Inn Konya
Hilton Garden Inn Konya
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Prices

Prices
per person in twin share accommodation
From
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Currency:- USD
Cost
S.S.
Single Supplement explanation
01 Jan 2019
31 Dec 2019
1,155.00
345.00
Deposit Option available for Anatolian Treasures Tour :
 
Booked between
Departing
Deposit
01 Jan 2012 - 31 Dec 2020
01 Jan 2012 - 31 Dec 2020
$ 250.00
Child Discounts available for Anatolian Treasures Tour :
 
Departing between
From Age
To Age
Discount
01 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2020
8
12
25.00 %
* Conditions apply. Please refer to the 'Child Discount Rates' section of our Terms and Conditions.

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