DISCOVERY TURKEY

13 days Turkey tour package to Istanbul, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Gulet Cruise, Antalya, Cappadocia

DISCOVERY TURKEY

  • Starting From :1249 €
  • Destination: Istanbul, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Gulet Cruise, Antalya, Cappadocia
  • Duration:13 Days Turkey Tour

Discovery Turkey Tours is combining land and sea with exploring all popular places and cruising along famaous Turquoise coast with gulet. First discover Istanbul then to Roman city Ephesus. Pamukkale with thermal pools. After cruising to Antalya visit the ancient ruins of Aspendos and Side. Cappadocia with its amazing valleys and underground cities. Don’t miss sunrise balloon tour in Cappadocia.

TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1 : Arrival in Istanbul (ISTANBUL)

WELCOME…! MERHABA…!
Transfer from Ataturk Airport or cruise port to your hotel by private car. Check in your hotel in Old City and the rest of the day at your leisure.

Day 2 : Private Istanbul Old City Tour (ISTANBUL)

Today your guide will be meeting you in the lobby at your hotel at 9 am. Visiting Hippodrome Obelisk, Hagia Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace (Harem not included) Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 3 : Flight to Izmir / Ephesus Tour (SELCUK)

Check out and transfer to Ataturk Airport for flight to Izmir. Upon arrival in Izmir private transfer to Selcuk - Ephesus to join your Ephesus day tour. Visiting the Roman City of Ephesus, House of Virgin Mary, Temple of Artemis and Siringe Village.


Breakfast Lunch

Day 4 : Pamukkale Tour / Travel to Fethiye (FETHIYE)

Today we will drive to Pamukkale which is an UNESCO World Heritage site with its white calcified terraces. Lunch on arrival. Then visit the ancient city of Hierapolis right next to the white terraces with its Temple of Apollo, the Theatre, Necropolis and the thermal baths where Cleopatra and famous Roman general Mark Antony stayed for honeymoon.
After the tour in Pamukkale drive to bus terminal in Denizli for a public bus to Fethiye. On arrival in Fethiye you will catch a taxi to your hotel in the harbour.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 5 : Fethiye to St. Nicholas Island (ON BOARD)

Transfer from your hotel to embark on your gulet and cruise to Samanlik Bay for swimming, lunch or depending on the sea conditions to Butterfly Valley. A swim and optional visit of this natural reserve, hosting 136 kinds of different butterflies and moths. Afterwards we cruise to Oludeniz (The Blue Lagoon) again sea conditions permitting. Option for paragliding available. Last stop of the day is St.Nicholas Island with its Byzantine ruins. Chance for swimming followed by dinner on board.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 6 : St. Nicholas Island to Kas (ON BOARD)

Around sunrise departure to Aquarium or Firnaz Bay near Kalkan for breakfast and a swim. Cruising to Kas where we stop in the harbour for lunch and visit this charming fishing village. Kas was once known as ancient Antiphellos of which Lycian rock tombs, sarcophagi and Roman theatre over looking to Mediterranean are now left. But the charm of the town remains! In a bay near Kekova-Sunken city we stop for swimming and dinner on board.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 7 : Kas to Gokkaya Bay (ON BOARD)

Departure to Sunken City of Kekova (this Lycian-Roman archaeological site is UNESCO protected, so only looking!). Lunch by Simena, a traditional Turkish fishing village with no car access and Byzantine-Ottoman castle. In Gokkaya Bay optional water sports are available. Dinner, relax in this pirates haven or party the night away at the Smugglers Inn.

Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 8 : Transfer to Antalya (ANTALYA)

After breakfast we have a look at the Pirates Cave (sea conditions permitting) before cruising to Andriace harbour. Disembark from the gulet and private transfer to Antalya. Check in your hotel in old city and the day at leisure.

Breakfast

Day 9 : Perge, Aspendos, Side Tour (ANTALYA)

Today in the morning we will drive to Perge Ancient City, which is a biblical site as St. Paul passed through this very well-preserved Roman city with stil standing Roman baths, Gymnasium and Agora. Then drive to one the best preserved Greco-Roman Amphitheater at Aspendos. On the way back to Antalya stop at Side where the temple of Athena & Apollo by the seaside.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 10 : Travel to Cappadocia / See The Countryside (GOREME)

Check-out in the morning and transfer to Antalya Bus Terminal and public bus to Cappadocia with driving over legendary Taurus mountains as the country side view dramaticly changed during the drive. On arrival in Goreme transfer to your cave hotel and check in.

Breakfast

Day 11 : South Cappadocia Tour (GOREME)

OPTIONAL – 1 HOUR BALLOON TOUR OVER CAPPADOCIA - 129 EURO PER PERSON

Today start your day with visiting Goreme Panoramic view, Derinkuyu Underground City, walk in amazing Ihlara Valley and lunch break in Belisirma Village by the river. Then visit Selime Monastery and Pigeon Valley. After tour transfer back to hotel.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 12 : North Cappadocia Tour / Flight to Istanbul (ISTANBUL)

Today visiting Uchisar Castle, Cavusin and Pasabag (Monks Valley), Three Nices and Goreme Open Air Museum. After your tour private transfer to airport for flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival at Istanbul Airport transfer to your hotel in Old City and check in.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 13 : Departure

Check out and private transfer to Ataturk Airport or cruise port for departure.

Discovery Turkey : 13 Days Tour Package - Turkey Travel Tours
Discover Turkey is 13 Days Tour Package operates by Turkey Travel. Tour is with small group. From Istanbul. Local guides, best prices for 2016, boutique hotels, lunch, by plane.

Breakfast

TOUR DETAILS

Included

- All accommodation as per the itinerary
- All transportation and transfers
- All flight and bus tickets mentioned in the itinerary
- Private Istanbul Old City Tour
- Full day guided tours mentioned in the itinerary
- In Ephesus, Pamukkale, Antalya and Cappaodica Small group tour up to 15 passengers
- Professional English speaking guide on tours
- Gulet Cruise Tour Fethiye to Olympos (3 Nights 4 Days)
- Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise Tour (Half Day Afternoon)
- All museum and entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
- Wifi available at all our hotels
- All local taxes
- Compulsory Travel Insurance (By Turkish Ministry of Tourism ). This insurance covers all the services included in the itinerary and medical care.

Not Included

- International airfares and taxes
- Optional Balloon Tour over Cappadocia
- Meals and drinks other than specified
- Visits and services not mentioned in itinerary
- Personal Travel insurance
- Personal expences
- Visa fee
- Tips for drivers and guides

HOTELS

Day 1

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

Day 2

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

Day 3

Nilya Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique Hotel www.nilya.com

Day 4

Yacht Boutique Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelFethiye www.yachthotelturkey.com

Day 5

Gulet Cruiseor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelMediterranean www.turkeytravel.com

Day 6

Gulet Cruiseor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelMediterranean www.turkeytravel.com

Day 7

Gulet Cruiseor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelMediterranean www.turkeytravel.com

Day 8

Aspen Hotelor smilar

Boutique Hotel Antalya www.aspenhotel.com.tr

Day 9

Aspen Hotelor smilar

Boutique Hotel Antalya www.aspenhotel.com.tr

Day 10

Cappadocia Cave Suitesor smilar

Boutique Cave HotelGoreme www.cappadociacavesuites.com

Day 11

Cappadocia Cave Suitesor smilar

Boutique Cave HotelGoreme www.cappadociacavesuites.com

Day 12

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

DEPARTURE DATE

Start Date Finish Date Days
01.01.2016 31.12.2017 Every Day

TOUR PRICE

Start Date Finish Date Days Single Double/Twin [PP] Triple [PP]
01.01.2016 31.12.2017 Every Day 2,119.00 EUR 1,389.00 EUR 1,249.00 EUR

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