This comprehensive tour of Turkey combines history and beaches, man-made wonders and natural phenomena, as well as a vibrant and welcoming culture. Begin your trip roaming the palaces and mosques of Istanbul before journeying into the bizarre as you explore otherworldly Cappadocia. From the amazing white cliff waterfalls of Pamukkale to the bustling bazaars of Istanbul, our local CEOs will show you the region’s hidden gems and make sure your trip burns brightly in your memory long after you've left this crossroads of Asia and Europe.
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Enjoy an orientation walk around Istanbul before moving on to the capital city of Ankara.
Day 3Ankara/Göreme(1B, 1D)
Visit Anitkabir before driving to the Cappadocia region. Enjoy a home-cooked dinner with a local family.
Enjoy an included visit to the Open Air Museum before free time to explore this unique region. Opt to see it from above on a hot air balloon ride.
Day 6Göreme/Güneysınır(1B, 1D)
Explore one of the many underground cities in the region. Visit Konya before spending the night in a local Turkish village. Tour the local market and experience a homestay as the guest of a local family.
Wander the lovely seaside town of Antalya.
Day 8Antalya/Kekova(1B, 1D)
Enjoy a freshly prepared dinner before sleeping aboard a boat under the stars on the Mediterranean Sea.
Opt for a morning swim and some relaxation before travelling on to Kaş.
Guided walk of Pamukkale and the ancient city of Hierapolis en route to Selçuk.
Visit ancient Ephesus. Optional visits to St John's Basilica and the Mosque of Isa Bey as well as the nearby picturesque village of Şirince.
Spend the night in a converted Ottoman mansion. Opt for a boat trip or to visit the beach.
Visit the ancient city of Troy en route to Çanakkale.
Guided tour of Gallipoli, including ANZAC Cove, the war cemeteries, and Lone Pine.
Depart at any time.
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