Treasures of Turkey: $1,999 Per Person for an 8-Day Tour with Accommodation, Transfers and Guided Sightseeing

Treasures of Turkey: 8-Day Guided Tour

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The Experience

Travellers are invited to embark on an eight-day journey through some of the most amazing tourist spots around Turkey. The tour will span Istanbul, the ancient site of Ephesus, the calcium terraces of Pamukkale, as well as the rock formations and artisanal workshops of Cappadocia.

The Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Istanbul

  • Meet & greet at the airport and transfer to the hotel
  • Leisure time for the rest of the day

Day 2: Istanbul

  • After the breakfast, board the pickup bus and head to Sultanahmet, the old town of Istanbul
  • Visit the Topkapi Palace, once the Ottoman sultan residence, holding an amazing collection of precious crystals, porcelain, jewels and robes
  • See the stately Blue Mosque and the ancient Hagia Sophia
  • Continue with a visit to the Roman Hippodrome
  • After lunch, head to the Grand Covered Bazaar, overflowing with lovely artisanal objects
  • Lunch included

Day 3: Istanbul – Kusadasi

  • After the breakfast, embark on a cruise over the Bosphorus to admire the panorama of the entire old town
  • Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before heading to the airport for a flight to Izmir (not included)
  • On arrival to Izmir, board a transfer bus to the hotel in Kusadasi
  • Lunch and transfer included
  • Flight not included

Day 4: Kusadasi – Ephesus

  • After the breakfast, join a guided tour of Ephesus, one of the best preserved ancient sites in the world
  • Visit the Meryemana or House of the Virgin Mary, a short drive away from Ephesus
  • After a delicious lunch, step into a carpet-weaving centre 
  • Head to the village of Sirince to try out locally made jams and wines
  • Before returning to Kusadasi, visit a leather production centre for an opportunity to buy a souvenir at factory rates
  • In the evening, unwind at a Turkish bath (optional)
  • Lunch included

Day 5: Kusadasi – Pamukkale – Kusadasi

  • After breakfast, depart for Pamukkale
  • Enjoy the lunch before exploring the stunning natural calcium terraces
  • Stroll across the streets of the ancient city of Hierapolis 
  • If still thirsty of adventure, choose one or more of the optional activities: hot-air balloon ride or paragliding
  • Return to Kusadasi
  • Lunch included

Day 6: Kusadasi – Cappadocia

  • After breakfast, head to Izmir for a domestic flight to either Kayseri or Nevsehir Airport in Cappadocia.
  • Uplon arrival, enjoy leisure time or choose one or more of the optional activities: hot-air balloon ride, a Whirling Dervish show and a Turkish Night show
  • Flight and optional activities are not included

Day 7: Cappadocia

  • After breakfast, drive to the Derinkuyu underground city
  • Visit Uchisar Castle, the highest point of the region
  • Visit Goreme Open Air Museum to see the early Christian churches carved out in the rock
  • Head to Cavusin, an abandoned village of cave houses
  • Enjoy lunch in Avanos and visit a local pottery workshop
  • In the afternoon, step into  a weaving workshop in Pasabagi
  • Admire the rock formations of the Devrent Valley
  • Step into a wine shop in Urgup for a wine tasting session
  • Stop by the Three Beauties, the iconic natural site of Cappadocia

Day 8: Depart Cappadocia

  • After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and board the transfer bus to the airport

Highlights

See the essential wonders of Turkey during an 8-day tour with guided sightseeing, meals, land transfers and accommodation

What You Get

The Deal

  • $1,999 per person, twin share for an 8-day Treasures of Turkey tour (up to $3,199 value)

    • Price is per person, based on twin share (two people travelling together)
    • Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

Included in all options:
  • English speaking tour guide on shared basis
  • Seven nights’ accommodation
  • All meals as mentioned in programme
  • All entrance fees and activities mentioned in the itinerary: Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, ancient Hippodrome, Old Istanbul, the Yerebatan Underground Cistern, Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Bosphorous Cruise, Ephesus, Meryemana, Şirince, Pamukkale, Hierapolis, Derinkuyu Underground City, Goreme open-air museum, Uchisar rock castle and visit several churches and chapels in Cappadocia
  • Modern air-conditioned vehicles, local airport transfers as mentioned in itinerary, arrival airport transfer from Istanbul.
  • All applicable government taxes and fees, meet and greet on day 1.
Not included:
  • International or domestic flights • Airport fees of any kind • Meals, other than specified in itinerary • Optional offered tours and events • Beverages • Porterage • Tips

The Fine Print

• Deal is valid for 1 person based on 2 people travelling together (twin share)

• Purchase multiple vouchers

• Vouchers cannot be combined to extend stay

• Please note that neither international nor domestic flights are included

• It is vitally important that you obtain the appropriate visas for your chosen holiday destination. You are responsible to check with relevant embassy/consulate and visa regulations to the country you are visiting. Lumle does not hold any responsibility for visa related matters.
• Bookings cannot be changed once confirmed

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Travel insurance not included; customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover after booking

• Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

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How to Redeem


2019 departure dates:

September 4, 6

November 1

December 6

2020 departure dates:

January 3

February 7

March 6


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