TURKISH DELIGHTS GOLD 10 DAY GROUP TOUR
Tour Turkey and Discover the Wonderment of it's Past and Present
Experience a trip unlike any other and be awe struck by the mythical beauty of Turkey, in this immersive ten day tour. No visit to Turkey would be complete without a trip to Istanbul, the only city in the world situated on two continents. Byzantium, Constantinople, Istanbul – its three names span more than 2600 years, nearly 1600 of them as the capital of two greatest empires the world known as Byzantine and Ottoman. Here you will visit the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Hippodrome, where chariot races and the Byzantine riots took place. Complete the experience with a trip to the Grand Bazaar for shopping where you will undoubtedly find beautiful gifts for your friends and family and unique items to adorn your home.
Fly to Cappadocia and descend into the center of the earth into Kaymakli , one of the largest and deepest Underground Cites. Visit Avanos, center of terra cotta work of art since 3000 BC and see traditional pottery workshop demonstrations. Visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum and see the best examples of Byzantine art in Cappadocia in rock-cut churches with frescoes and paintings (10th to 13th century). In Pamukkale visit the 13th century Seljukian masterpiece Sultanhan Caravanserai and arrival in Konya. After visiting the Mausoleum of Mevlana, visit the world-wide famous mystic you will drive to Pamukkale and swim in thermal pools.
Visit ancient city of Hierapolis & Pamukkale where you will see ancient Theatres, the Apollo Temple and the magnificent graveyard in Necropolis. Then drive to Kusadasi and overnight (MORE)
Walk through history along marble streets lined with wonderful public buildings, among them The State Agora, Odeon, Memnius Monument, the Temple of Domitian, , Polio Fountain, Curetes Street, The Trajan Fountain, The Baths of Scholastica, Hadrian Temple, Latrina, Celcus Library, the gate of Mihridates and Mazues, Commercial Agora and The Grand Theater
visit Acropolis of Pergamon then continue driving to Mythological city of Troy. Visit the famous archaeological and mythological site of Troy, home of the “Trojan Horse” and “Helen of Troy”
Turkish Delights Gold - Small Group Tour
Max. 10 guests
Duration: 10 days/9 nights
Includes: 4* Hotels with breakfast daily, 6 dinners, fully guided tour, & including entrance fees.
Highlghts: Istanbul - Cappadocia - Konya - Pamukkale - Kusadasi - Ephesus - Pergamum -Canakkale- Gallipoli - Istanbul
Departure: Saturday, Sunday & Tuesday for group tour or can be done on a Private Basis any day