General

Best of Turkey Tour 8 Days

Every Saturday Guarantee Departures from ISTANBUL


Best of Turkey 8 Days Itinerary

Day 1 Istanbul and the Bosphorous

Welcome to Istanbul. You will be transferred to your hotel and at 13:00 we will have a short visit to the Egyptian Spice Bazaar and a cruise along the European and Asian shores of the Bosphorous.

Overnight Istanbul-5 star-Dosso Dossi Downtown Hotel-

Day 2 Ankara,Cappadocia

After breakfast we drive towards the nation’s capital, Ankara to visit Anitkabir, the Mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Kemal Ataturk before continuing on to the surreal landscape of Cappadocia.

Overnight Cappadocia-Boutique Cave-MDC Hotel-(B, D)


Day 3 Goreme, Underground City

Today we tour the Goreme Open Air Museum, Pasabag, Uchisar Castle and Kaymakli Underground City. Photo opportunities are everywhere so have your cameras ready! Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at a carpet village we learn how carpets are made by hand and 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-MDC Hotel-(B, D)


Day 4 Konya, Pamukkale

Leaving Cappadocia we head south along the ancient Silk Road just as the ancient traders did. Along the way we visit Sultanhani Caravansary, before stopping at Konya to tour the Mevlana Museum.

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


Day 5 Pamukkale, Aphrodisias

Visit the ruins of Hierapolis, the Temple of Apollo, Necropolis, and stroll over the magnificent white calcium terraces of Pamukkale. We then drive to Aphrodisias, the famous city of Aphrodite.

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

Day 6 Ephesus

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. This afternoon we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before driving back to our hotel

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

Day 7 Izmir to Istanbul Old City

After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your morning flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival, tour the exotic city that spans both Europe and Asia visiting the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome. (Optional Bosphorous By Night Dinner Cruise )

Overnight Istanbul-5 star-Dosso Dossi Downtown Hotel-(B)


Day 8

Your day is free until your return transfer to the airport where your tour concludes.

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


Price :  1070 USD Per Person / 340 USD Single Supl.

(For a short time !!..)


INCLUSIONS
  • Inbound Airport Transfer - Istanbul
    Atatürk Airport (IST)
    Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)
  • Outbound 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
  • Domestic flight between Izmir and Istanbul and transfers
  • Tips except driver and guide
  • Entrance fees
  • 7 nights - accommodation.
  • 7 Breakfasts, 5 Dinners

EXCLUSIONS

  • Suggested optional activities
  • Tips - driver and guide

Available departures

Every Saturday Guarantee Departures from ISTANBUL

This tour is repeated every week on a Saturday.

Tour review scores and score breakdown

10 / 10

Based on 5 reviews

Guest reviews are written by our customers after their tour of Best of Turkey 8 Days.

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

Guest reviews

  • Catherine E. Johnson
    2016-09-21

    This company is FANTASTIC! I highly recommend using them.

    Perfecto!

  • Veronica H. McMurtry
    2016-09-21

    Outstanding!! Outstanding!! Outstanding!!

    Perfect

  • William T. Stallworth
    2016-09-21

    The trip was a highlight reel.

    Fantastic

  • Russell J. Greer
    2016-09-21

    In a word, both the trip and and our travel agent were superb.

    Perfect

  • Stephen C. Florez
    2016-09-21

    I was very impressed by this travel company's personal service and follow through.

    Perfecto!