Wonders Of Turkey

 

 

10 Days from $1,260 Land Only




Includes a 7-day tour including Ankara, Cappadocia, Konya, Pamukkale, Aphrodiasias, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pergamum, Troy and Canakkale


3 Nights Istanbul, 2 Nights Cappadocia, 1 Night Pamukkale, 2 Nights Kusadasi, 1 night Canakkale



Day 1, Fri: ISTANBUL
Arrival in Istanbul. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 2, Sat: ISTANBUL
Today enjoy a tour of Istanbul. You will visit Hagia Sophia Church, now a museum, the Blue Mosque, the Byzantine Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace and the Grand Bazaar. Evening at leisure. (B,L)
Day 3, Sun: ISTANBUL / ANKARA / CAPPADOCIA
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Ankara, capital of Turkey. Upon arrival visit the famous Museum of Ancient Civilization and the Mausoleum of Ataturk, founder of the Turkish Republic. After lunch depart for Cappadocia. (B,L,D)
Day 4, Mon: CAPPADOCIA
After breakfast board the motor coach for the full day tour of Cappadocia. Visits include the natural citadel of Uchisar, the Subterranean City of Kaymakli, built in 7th century by Christians fleeing persecution, in which a visitor can descend several levels. After lunch visit the Goreme Open Air Museum, the Cavusin, the Pasabag Valley and the Avanos Village. (B,L,D)
Day 5, Tue: CAPPADOCIA / KONYA / PAMUKKALE
Today depart for Konya. Visit the Mausoleum of Mevlana. After lunch continue to Pamukkale. (B,L,D)
Day 6, Wed: PAMUKKALE / APHRODISIAS / KUSADASI
Visit the ruins of Hierapolis, the city's Roman and early Christian remains and Pamukkale's natural thermal cascades. Drive to Aphrodisias, an ancient city dedicated to Aphrodite, the Greek Goddess of Love. Continue to Kusadasi. (B,L,D)
Day 7, Thu: KUSADASI / EPHESUS / KUSADASI
After breakfast drive to Selcuk to visit the worldfamous city of Ephesus. Admire the architectural masterpieces like the Library of Celsus and the Great Amphitheater where St. Paul preached. Visit includes the Shrine of Virgin Mary. After lunch return to Kusadasi. (B,L,D)
Day 8, Fri: KUSADASI / PERGAMUM / TROY / CANAKKALE
Drive to the ancient city of Pergamum for sightseeing. Continue to Troy, setting of Homer's epic, famous for its wooden horse used by the Greeks to conquer the city. Drive to Canakkale for overnight. (B,L,D)
Day 9, Sat: CANAKKALE / ISTANBUL
After breakfast depart for Istanbul. Briefly visit the famous First World War front-line city of Gallipoli. Cross Dardanelles by ferry and proceed on to Istanbul. (B,L)
Day 10, Sun: ISTANBUL
After breakfast transfer to Istanbul airport. (B)
The distance between Cappadocia and Pamukkale is 622 km, approx. 10 hours driving including visits and stops.
* Kusadasi stay may be substituted with Izmir stay at the Anemon or Ontur hotels.


Airfare between Istanbul and Ankara
3-night hotel accommodations in Istanbul
2-night hotel accommodations in Cappadocia
1-night hotel accommodations in Pamukkale
2-night hotel accommodations in Kusadasi
1-night hotel accommodations in Canakkale,
Breakfast daily, 6 dinners and 8 lunches
Full day guided tour of Istanbul
7-day guided tour including, Ankara, Cappadocia, Konya, Pamukkale, Aphrodisias, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pergamum, Troy and Canakkale
Sightseeing as per tour itinerary with English speaking guide. Entrance fees included.
All transfers as per itinerary
Hotel taxes and service charges
Porterage of one suitcase per person
USTOA $1 Million Travelers Assistance Program.

Wonders Of Turkey   starts in Istanbul on Fridays.
Homeric Tours will offer competitive airfares from USA in conjunction with your tour request
Land Only  (Double)   Single Prices
Istanbul Celal Sultan (Boutique)
Cappadocia Perissia (4*)
Pamukkale Lycus River (4*)
Kusadasi* Faustina (4*)
Canakkale Akol (4*)
SEP 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2016 $1,500
OCT 7, 14, 21, 28, 2016 $1,500
NOV 4, 11, 2016 $1,500
Mar 17, 24, 31, 2017 $1,300
Apr 7, 2017 $1,300
Apr 14, 2017 $1,355
Apr 21, 2017 $1,355
Apr 28, 2017 $1,300
May 5, 12, 19, 26, 2017 $1,300
Jun 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 $1,300
Jul 7, 14, 21, 28, 2017 $1,260
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25, 2017 $1,260
Sep 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2017 $1,300
Oct 6, 13, 20, 27, 2017 $1,300
Nov 3, 10, 2017 $1,300
     

Land Only  (Single) Land Only Prices
(DBL)
Istanbul Celal Sultan (Boutique)
Cappadocia Perissia (4*)
Pamukkale Lycus River (4*)
Kusadasi* Faustina (4*)
Canakkale Akol (4*)
SEP 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2016 $1,866
OCT 7, 14, 21, 28, 2016 $1,866
NOV 4, 11, 2016 $1,866
Mar 17, 24, 31, 2017 $3
Apr 7, 2017 $3
Apr 14, 2017 $3
Apr 21, 2017 $3
Apr 28, 2017 $3
May 5, 12, 19, 26, 2017 $3
Jun 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 $3
Jul 7, 14, 21, 28, 2017 $3
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25, 2017 $3
Sep 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2017 $3
Oct 6, 13, 20, 27, 2017 $3
Nov 3, 10, 2017 $3
     


- Hotels featured above may be substituted according to the availability.
- Homeric Tours will provide competitive airfares from USA in conjuction with your tour request.
- Land-Only prices are per person based on double/triple occupancy.
- Package prices do not include international air travel
- Additional nights in Istanbul are available upon request.