• Charming Turkey (11D)

    Day 1: Arrival

    On your arrival you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to your hotel.

    Day 2: Istanbul

    We visit the Topkapi Imperial Palace, The Byzantine Basilica of Haghia Sophia, the "Blue Mosque" of Sultan Ahmet, the Hippodrome, the Bascilica Cistern, the Spice Market and the Grand Bazaar.

    Day 3: Canakkale - Troy - Assos

    After breakfast we drive to the Gallipoli Peninsula and the northern battlefields visiting ANZAC Cove,  the Nek, Lone Pine and the Turkish and ANZAC Memorials. We cross the Dardanelles and travel to Troy, imortalised by Homer in his Ilıad. We stay overnight in ancient Assos.

    Day 4: Pergamum - Sirince

    From Assos we drive to Pergamum and visit the Acropolis, the theater, the Library and the Asklepion, where the famous physician Galen lived. We stay overnight in Sirince.

    Day 5: Ephesus - Sirinci

    The tour begins in Ephesus at the House of the Virgin Mary, where Mary lived after she fled Jerusalem. We visit the ancient city of Ephesus with is Great Theater, where St Paul preached, the Library of Celsus and the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. We drive to the village of Sirinci and stay overnight

    Day 6: Pamukkale and Hierapolis

    From Sirince we visit the Travertines of Pamukkale formed by the calcified waters that cascade down the mountain. We visit the necropolis and theater of Hierapolis. Overnight stay in Pamukkale.

    Day 7: Konya and Cappadocia

    We travel to the city of Konya, where we visit the mausoleum of Mevlana, and then drive to Cappadocia, stopping off at the 13th C Sultanhan Caravanserai en-route. Over night in Cappadocia

    Day 8: Cappadocia

    During the full day tour of Cappadocia includes visits to  the Goreme Open Air Museum, the Kaymakli Underground City and the Uchisar Fortress.

    Day 9: Cappadocia - Ankara - Safranbolu

    An optional Hot Air Balloon Flight is availabe before we depart for Ankara. We visit the Anitkabir, the Mausoleum of Ataürk, and then continue onwards to Safranbolu, a UNESCO World Heritage Sıte. Overnight stay

    Day 10: Safranbolu - Istanbul

    After breakfast we explore the old town before departing for Istanbul

    Day 11: Departure

    After breakfast you are transferred to the airport for your homeward flight.

  • Marvelous Turkey (14D)

    Day 1: Arrival

    On your arrival you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to your hotel.

    Day 2: Istanbul

    We visit the  Topkapi Imperial Palace, The Byzantine Basilica of Haghia Sophia, the "Blue Mosque" of Sultan Ahmet, the Hippodrome, the Bascilica Cistern, the Spice Market and the Grand Bazaar.

    Day 3: Istanbul - Canakkale

    We drive to Canakkale and visit the Nothern Battlefields. We visit ANZAC Cove, the Nek, Lone Pine and the Turkish and ANZAC Memorials. We cross the Dardanelles and stay overnight in Canakkale.

    Day 4: Troy - Pergamum - Kusadasi

    We travel onward to Troy, imortalised in Homers Ilıad, and then to Pergamum where we visit the Acropolis, the theater, the Library and the Ascelpion, where the famous physician Galen lived. We travel to Kusadasi for an overnight stay.

    Day 5: Ephesus - Sirinci

    The tour begins at the House of the Virgin Mary, where Mary lived after she fled Jerusalem. We visit the ancient city of Ephesus with is Great Theater, where St Paul preached, the Library of Celsus and the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. We travel to the village of Sirinci for an overnight stay.

     Day 6: Pamukkale - Hierapolis - Marmaris

    We visit the Travertines of Pamukkale formed by the calcified waters that cascade down the mountain, and then visit the necropolis and theater of Hierapolis. We travel to the resort of Marmaris for an overnight stay.

    Day 7: Marmaris - Koycegiz - Fethiye

    After breakfast we drive to the lakeside town of Koycegiz. We take a boat cruise to Turtle Beach and the Caunos Rock Tombs. We then drive to Fethiye for an overnight stay.

    Day 8: Kayakoy- Oludeniz -  Fethiye

    After breakfast we visit the "Ghost Village" of Kayakoy before driving to the blue lagoon ofOludeniz. We return to Fethiye for an overnight stay.

    Day 9: Saklikent - Antalya

    En-route to Antalya we stop off at Saklikent, the longest and deepest gorge in Turkey. We continue onwards to Antalya, crossing the scenic Taurus Mountains. Overnight stay in Antalya.

    Day 10: Aspendos - Perge - Konya - Cappadocia

    Leaving Antalya we travel to Aspendos with its magnificent theater and the ancient city of Perge

    On our arrival in Konya we visit the mausoleumof Mevlana. We continue onward to Cappadocia for an overnight stay.

    Day 11: Cappadocia

    During the full day tour of Cappadocia includes visits to  the Goreme Open Air Museum, the Kaymakli Underground City and the Uchisar Fortress.

    Day 12: Cappadocia - Ankara - Safranbolu

    An optional Hot Air Balloon Flight is availabe before we depart for Ankara. We visit the Anitkabir, the Mausoleum of Ataürk, and then continue onwards to Safranbolu, a UNESCO World Heritage Sıte. Overnight stay

    Day 13: Safranbolu - Istanbul

    After breakfast we explore the old town before departing for Istanbul. Overnight stay

    Day 14: Departure

    After breakfast you are transferred to the aırport for your homeward flight.