You will have five days to explore the natural wonders of Turkey such as Cappadocia, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Troy and Gallipoli where you can find one more beautiful than the other places with spectacular views.
05:00 ─ You will be picked up from your hotels in Istanbul. (If you are already at the Istanbul Airport, you can fly directly.)
07:15 ─ Fly from Istanbul to Cappadocia. ( Flight time may change due to the season and internal flight availability.)
08:45 ─ Landing to Kayseri or Nevşehir Airports.
When you arrive, you will be picked up and transferred to the first destination of the Cappadocia tour.
You will be picked up and taken to Cappadocia where you can meet the other group members. And the tour will begin with the first place is Devrent Valley which known for its unique rock formations that attract people. You will have a break for lunch at a local restaurant. Walk through these peculiar creations before visiting the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Göreme Open-Air Museum. This site features a variety of rock-cut churches and monasteries dating between the 5th and 13th centuries that reveal the region’s rich history. Through the end of the tour, we will visit Uçhisar Castle which was used as a citadel during the Roman, Byzantine and Seljuk times. The view of the Cappadocian countryside from here is just brilliant.
17:00 ─ Cappadocia day tour will be ended.
You will be transferred to your hotels.
Stay overnight in Cappadocia.
Meal: Breakfast and Lunch
09:30 – You will be picked up from the hotels and transferred you to the place where our tour guide will wait, then full day South Cappadocia Tour will begin.
The first place you will visit is Red Valley where early Christians have constructed their rock houses and temples by carving the tuffs in the valley. After that, you will see Çavuşin Village, one of the oldest villages in the region and known for its cave houses which are a labyrinth of ruins chiseled into the rock face. Then the route will continue through the Pigeon Valley, so called from the ancient pigeon houses carved into the cliff faces over centuries and farmers throughout the region once farmed pigeon manure as a rich source of fertilizer for their crops. When we arrive at Kaymakli Underground City, which dates back to Hittites circa 1200BC and used by the local people until the 13th century AD at which point it was not needed except for storage.
17:00 ─ Cappadocia tour will be ended.
You will be transferred to the Cappadocia Bus Station.
You will have 10-hours local bus journey to the Pamukkale. The bus is non-smoking and fully air-conditioned. And you will have some breaks for your personal needs.
20:00 – Overnight bus trip to Pamukkale.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
05:30 – 06:30 ─ Arriving at Pamukkale / Denizli, when you get there our transportation service will pick you up and transfer to hotels which you will have a breakfast and short resting.
09:30 ─ Our team will take you to Pamukkale and Hierapolis areas where our professional tour guide waits for you. Then the white tour will begin.
10:00 ─ The first destination point you will see is Karahayit’s Red Springs where the water comes from the travertines is in red color so you will enjoy seeing the red travertines-calcium oxide formations- here.
10:30 ─ We will drive to Hierapolis Ancient City which was the capital of the Phrygian region during the time of the Great Constantine and became the Episcopacy center during the Byzantine period. We will also visit Necropolis, Roman Baths, Domitian Gate, Latrina, Oil Factory, Frontinious Street, Agora, Byzantium Gate, Triton Fountain, Cathedral, the Temple of Apollo, Plutonium, Theater and Antique Pool. After taking beautiful photographs, you have free time.
12:30 ─ You will have an hour of free time to explore the natural wonders and ancient ruins on your own.
13:30 ─ Of course, when you come to Pamukkale, the tour cannot end without visiting the natural wonder of Pamukkale, the travertines. You will get a chance to walk on barefoot in there that our tour guide offers this opportunity.
14:30 ─ You will have a lunch at a local restaurant where you can find many traditional foods.
15:30 ─ Onyx Production, a once-lived source, still maintains its presence in the beautiful region of Pamukkale. We will also visit this magnificent place, the Onyx Factory. Pamukkale tour ends.
16:00 ─ The journey will begin through Kuşadası that it takes approximately three hours.
When you arrive at Kuşadası, you will be transferred to your hotels.
Stay overnight in Kuşadası.
Destinations: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Ephesus
Meal: Breakfast and Lunch
08:30 ─ After the breakfast at the hotel, you will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to the meeting point where our professional tour guide who gives a briefing on the activities that you will do through the tour waits.
The first place you will visit is the Temple of Artemis on the western coast of Asia Minor (modern Turkey) was built in the 6th century BCE, and such was its tremendous size, double the dimensions of other Greek temples including the Parthenon, that it was soon regarded as one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Next destination point is Ephesus which was a Greek colony on the eastern coast of Asia Minor founded in the 8th century BCE, although there had been Greek settlers in the area from c. 1200 BCE. You will have a break for lunch. After visiting the House of Virgin Mary where the shrine of Virgin Mary is located you will enjoy a marvelous atmosphere hidden in the green, the tour will drive to Isabey Mosque. After that, the final location is Şirince Village pretty old Orthodox village will wait for you. Our tour guide will give you an hour free time to explore beauties of this village on your own.
At the end of the tour, you will be transferred to Kuşadası to start of Çanakkale journey.
18:00 – Departing from Kuşadası and travel on to Çanakkale via Izmir. The journey will have two breaks for personal needs.
00:30 – Arriving at Çanakkale. You will be transferred to the hotels.
Stay overnight in Çanakkale.
Destinations: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Ephesus, Pamukkale
Meal: Breakfast and Lunch
08:30 ─ You will be picked up and transferred to the ancient city of Troy. You will see the Trojan Horse which known as the legendary story about Helen and Paris, and Sacrificial Altars, the 3700 year old city walls, Houses of Troy I, 3000 B.C. – 2500 B.C., the Bouleuterion (Senate Building), the Odeon (Concert Hall) and the Remains of the various cities from Troy I through to Troy IX.
11:30 – At the end of the morning tour, you will be taken to Eceabat where you can have free time to visit every beauty of Eceabat.
You will have a lunch at a local restaurant.
After lunch, the famous Gallipoli tour will begin, where the most important place in WWI.
18:00 ─ At the end of the war fields tour, the journey to Istanbul will begin.
23:00 ─ Arriving at Istanbul, you will be transferred your hotel.
5-Days Turkey Explorer Tour Package ends.
Destinations: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Ephesus
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In our tour package, we do not provide sharing room for solo travelers. There will be an extra single supplement as mentioned in the booking system on our web page. You will stay in a single room.
Of course, we have a discount for children. You will see the discounts for children when you start the booking online.
Yes, of course, you can upgrade your hotel in the package if you do not want to stay mentioned hotel. We can offer you higher class hotels with an extra fee. Or you can let us know which hotels that you want to stay and we can book your preferred hotel.
Yes, you can choose your own hotel and we can provide you the price without hotels. But If you book your own hotel they have to be central otherways, there will be an extra fee for pick up and drop off for the tours.
Our tours depart every day (unless otherwise stated)! You need to pick your date from the booking form and complete it then we will arrange your tour according to the chosen starting date.
We use fully air-conditioned non-smoking new-model touristic vehicles for our tours, like Mercedes, Wolksvagen, Isuzu, Otokar) – so that you can enjoying touring in comfort. Some of our tour Packages include local buses for conneting from one city to others. We use a good bus companies for your locla bus travel from one city to others.
Depends on the tour package that you chose. Most of the tour package includes internal flights but before you book the tour please check the What includes and What Excludes section of the tour packages to make sure.
International flight tickets are not included. We have guest any corner of the World. That’s why we do not know which city you are coming from. You will book your own International flight tickets.
Of course, you can choose your own starting date according to your time frame. Our tours depart every day unless not mentioned any specific dates on the tour package content.
Our regular group tours stopping in some shopping places. But there is no obligation to buy. Mostly we stop unique goods shops belong to Turkey such as carpet store, leather store or jewelry stores. Once we stop here also you will get a lecture about the goods. Our private tours do not stop any shops unless you required.
Once you arrive in Turkey, you will be waited by our staff with a name sign. Once you see your name/our company sign, you will be picked up and transferred to your hotel.
If you booked your own hotel and start the one of our tour from your hotel, one of our staff/driver will come to your hotel at given time that will be written on your confirmation voucher and take you the meeting point to meet with other tour participants and tour guide.
While you are on a city tour, you do not need to carry but just in case, once you arrive in your hotel, take the copy of your passport and carry passport's copy with you. If you travel from one city to other city and if you are going to use the flight or bus connection between cities, you have to take your passport with you.
Once you booked a Turkey package that includes flight tickets, our driver will pick you up from your hotel and take you the airport then you will check into flight on your own. We will provide your flight tickets after your booking.
Group size changes day by day. We are not able to give you an exact number of the group but generally, group size is between 8 and 25 people.
All of our tour guides are licensed by the Turkish Tourism & Cultural Ministry and all are educated and well experienced.
Yes, It is very easy to find vegetarian food in Turkey. But please let us know your food preference at the time of booking.
We use all Turkish Companies such as Turkis Airlines, Anadolujet, Pegasus Airlines, Atlas Global, Onur Airlines and Sunexpress according to availability.
We are not responsable for any forgeten valuables/staff on our tour/hotels. But if you let us know immediately we will try to do our best to find it and deliver it to you according to the possibility.
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Yes, you can extend your tour package. If you want you can check our other Packages that is longer then you choose one or you can add only extra night without any tours with additional cost.
There is no any hidden cost in the package. All includes and excludes are mentioned on the tour page. Please check the includes and excludes section before you book the tour package.
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Accommodation will be provided in below Hotels (or similar hotels depending on hotels’ availability at the time of booking):
Hotel in Cappadocia: Heaven Cave Hotel or Holiday Cave Hotel or Castle Cave House Hotel or similar
Hotel in Kusadasi: Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel or Efe Boutique Hotel or Carina Hotel or similar
Hotel in Canakkale: Anzac Hotel or Grand Anzac Hotel or Limani Hotel or similar
The mentioned price of this tour package covers hotel accommodations as mentioned above or in similar quality hotels.
If you would like to upgrade the hotel to a higher quality hotel, we will be glad to offer two options:
Option 1: We can upgrade your hotel accommodation according to your request with an additional cost. This additional cost will be added to the total amount of the mentioned package tour.
Option 2: If you would like to book your own hotel, We are able to take mentioned hotel price out and we can quote a new tour package price without the hotel. By this way, you will get all the mentioned services in the itinerary except hotel accommodation.
P.S: If you book your own hotel, the location of the hotel has to be central for pick up and drop off for the tours.
If the mentioned hotels are suitable for you, you can book your package directly online through our website.
If you would like to change your hotel, please make a request then we wil be glad to quote a new price accordingly.
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