General

Anatolian Treasures Tour 9  Days

Every Thursday Guarantee Departures from Istanbul


Day 1 Istanbul

Welcome to Istanbul! You will be transferred to your hotel and the remainder of the day is yours free to explore at your own pace.

Overnight Istanbul-4 star-Mercure Istanbul Taksim Hotel


Day 2  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-4 star-Mercure Istanbul Taksim Hotel-(B)

Day 3 Gallipoli Battlefields

Today we visit the WWI battlefields of Gallipoli including Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorials, ANZAC Cove, The Nek, Johnston’s Jolly, original trenches and tunnels.

Overnight Çanakkale-4 star-Büyük Truva Hotel-(B, D)


Day 4 Troy, Acropolis of Pergamum

Step back in time today as we visit Troy and its famed Trojan Horse, followed by a tour of the magnificent acropolis of Pergamum. Its impressive temples and library made it a renowned cultural and political centre in its time.

Overnight Kuşadası-Boutique-Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel(B, D)


Day 5 Ephesus, Kusadasi

Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre before continuing to the former Greek village of Sirince, famous for its fruit wines. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village we learn how the carpets are made by hand and what determines their value.

Overnight Kuşadası-Boutique-Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel(B, D)

Day 6 Pamukkale, Hierapolis

This morning we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before heading to the magnificent white calcium terraces, known as Travertines, in Pamukkale where we also tour the ancient city of Hierapolis. Take a dip, amongst ancient columns, in the hot springs that were used in Roman times for their therapeutic powers.

Overnight Pamukkale-5 star-Colossae Thermal Hotel(B, D)


Day 7 Aphrodisias, Antalya

Today we drive to Antalya, visiting the ancient site of Aphrodisias along the way.

Overnight Antalya-4 star-Best Western Khan Hotel (B, D)


Day 8 Aspendos, Manavgat Waterfalls

Today, we will visit famous theatre at Aspendos which is known for one of the best preserved theatres of Asia Minor, still used today. Then we will visit Manavgat Waterfalls for a pleasant respite.

Overnight Antalya-4 star-Best Western Khan Hotel-(B, D)


Day 9 Antalya

After breakfast our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends.

(B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner)


Price : 1.110 USD 990 USD  Per Person / 440 USD Single Supl.

(For a short time !!..)


INCLUSIONS
  • Inbound Airport Transfer - Istanbul
    Atatürk 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
  • Tips except driver and guide
  • Entrance fees
  • 8 nights - accommodation.
  • 8 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners

EXCLUSIONS

  • Suggested optional activities
  • Tips - driver and guide

Available departures

Every Thursday Guarantee Departures from Istanbul

This tour is repeated every week on a Thursday.

Tour review scores and score breakdown

10 / 10

Based on 5 reviews

Guest reviews are written by our customers after their tour of Anatolia Treasures 9 days.

Overall
9   
Transport
9   
Meals
9   
Guide
9   
Value for money
8   
Program accuracy
9   

Guest reviews


  • 2016-09-21

    The trip was a highlight reel.

    Fantastic

  • Evelyn T. Lacy
    2016-09-21

    This was definitely one of the best trips we have been on and it was first class service from the planning phase through the actual trip.

    Fantastic

  • Heidi B. Shaw
    2016-09-21

    The trip was wonderful. Our travel company did an excellent job of asking our needs and then meeting them.

    Great

  • Jimmy A. Gamboa
    2016-09-21

    The trip was wonderful. Our travel company did an excellent job of asking our needs and then meeting them.

    Stunning

  • Deborah J. Tuten
    2016-09-21

    The trip was wonderful. Our travel company did an excellent job of asking our needs and then meeting them.

    Magnificent