Best of Turkey Winter 201819

12/27/2018 through 03/21/2019
12/27/2018 through 03/24/2019

Best Of Turkey Winter 201819
A fabled land of fairy chimneys, Whirling Dervishes and cotton castles is yours to explore on this leisurely journey through Turkey. Visit the extraordinary excavations at Ephesus, one of the best preserved Roman theatres in the world, and the underground city of Sarhatli on the ancient Silk Road. Marvel at volcanic landscapes, the ruins of ancient civilisations and Istanbul’s bustling city markets.

Sightseeing Highlights

  • City tour in Istanbul
  • View the Wooden Horse at Troy
  • Visit the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Anzac Cove and the poignant War Cemeteries at Gallipoli, the ruins of the ancient city at Troy, the Asclepion Medical Centre at Pergamon, the Virgin Mary’s House at Ephesus, the ruins of the Roman health spa at Hierapolis, the Cotton Castle Springs in Pamukkale, the Archaeological Museum in Antalya, the Roman cities at Perge and Aspendos, the home of the Whirling Dervishes at Konya, a caravansary on the Ancient Silk Road, the underground city of Saratli, Göreme Open Air Museum and the Museum of Anatolian Civilisation at Ankara

Dining Highlights

  • 13 buffet breakfasts
  • 1 lunch (Be My Guest)
  • 10 dinners

First class travel Highlights

  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Ferry across the Dardanelles from Eceabat to Çanakkale.
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • VIP entry to many sights


Day 1 Arrive Istanbul (2 Nights)
Day 2 Istanbul Sightseeing
Day 3 Istanbul – Gallipoli – Çanakkale
Day 4 Çanakkale – Troy – Pergamon – Izmir (2 Nights)
Day 5 Excursion to Ephesus and the House of the Virgin Mary
Day 6 Izmir – Pamukkale
Day 7 Pamukkale – Hieropolis – Antalya (2 Nights)
Day 8 Perge Excursion
Day 9 Antalya – Aspendos – Konya
Day 10 Konya – Cappadocia (2 Nights)
Day 11 Göreme Excursion
Day 12 Cappadocia – Ankara
Day 13 Ankara – Istanbul
Day 14 Depart Istanbul

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