Turkey Tour Turkey is located east of Greece and south of the Black Sea, and Turkey tours explore many of its most intriguing spots. The Turkey travel experience is rich in history and culture, as Turkey has been a melting pot for the many civilizations that trace their beginnings to the region. Vacations To Go offers escorted Turkey tour packages from the world's best tour operators. Turkey travel planners understand the importance of convenience and safety while showing you the country's most important sights.
Turkey Tour Package
Day 1 : Istanbul Arrive in Istanbul at any time.
Day 2: Canakkale Travel to the Gallipoli peninsula to visit the historical WWI site and the tragic history this peninsula has to offer. Afterwards, make our way to the sleepy little fishing village of Canakkale.
Day 5: Selcuk Travel to Selcuk with a stop at Turkey's third largest city Izmir along the way. Here, explore the ruins of Ephesus. There will also be time to explore Selcuk at leisure.
Day 6-7: Denizli/Istanbul Just outside Denizli is Ancient Hierapolis. Depart on a guided tour of the world-famous site and listen to stories that will make this Holy City come alive. Board an overnight train back to Istanbul for one last night on the town.
Day 8: Depart Istanbul
Turkey - A Journey Throgh History, Package
Day 1: Depart India Depart India to Turkey. Your flight includes meals, drinks, and in-flight entertainment for your journey.
Day 2: Arrive in Istanbul Arrive in Istanbul and transfer to your hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. This evening, enjoy dinner and orientation with your tour manager.
Day 3: Istanbul Enjoy a full day in Istanbul at leisure. Blending East and West, Istanbul stands as one of the greatest world cities, straddling two continents and offering a fusion of the ancient and modern.
(B) Optional: Half Day Istanbul with Topkapi Palace Optional: Half Day Istanbul with Grand Bazaar
Day 4: Sightseeing Troy, Drive to Canakkale This morning, cross the Dardanelles by ferry and drive via Gallipoli to the classical city of Troy. Tour this 4000-year-old city and legendary center of the Trojan War and see the place made immortal by Homer's epic poem The Iliad. Continue to the Canakkale province, located in northwest Turkey. (B,D).
Day 5: Visit the Acropolis, Drive to Kusadasi Drive to Pergamum, a powerful kingdom during the ancient Hellenistic period, and visit the Acropolis. Continue to Kusadasi, a city believed to be the birthplace of Homer. (B,D).
Day 6: Full Day Kusadasi Enjoy a full day at leisure in Kusadasi.
Optional: Full Day Ephesus & House of Virgin Mary Optional: Seafood Dinner.
Day 7: Drive to Pamukkale Depart Kusadasi and drive to Pamukkale. Visit the Necropolis and the ancient city of Hieropolis ("Holy City"), a UNESCO a World Heritage Site situated atop the Pamukkale hot springs. The Pamukkale hot springs have served as a therapeutic thermal bath since the 2nd century B.C. (B,D).
Day 8: Drive to Konya Today, travel from Pamukkale, the "Cotton Castle," to Konya, a city renowned for its Seljuk architecture and also as the home of the whirling dervishes. Arrive in the late afternoon and enjoy ome time at leisure before dinner this evening. (B,D).
Day 9: Drive to Cappadocia This morning explore Konya at your leisure. Depart for Cappadocia, visiting the magnificent Caravanserai of Agzikarahan en route. Continue to Nevsehir in Cappadocia for dinner and overnight. (B,D)
Optional: Visit to Mevlana Mausoleum.
Day 10: Full Day Cappadocia Enjoy a full day exploring Cappadocia independently. Famed for temples and houses cut directly into the region's spectacular rock formations, Cappadocia has captivated travelers for centuries.
(B) Optional: Full Day Cappadocia Optional : Dinner & Whirling Dervishes.
Day 11: Ankara Depart for the city of Ankara, home of the 12th-century Aladdin Mosque. Upon arrival, visit the Mausoleum of Kemal Ataturk, first president and founder of the Turkish Republic. Leading up to the Mausoleum, also known as the Anitkabir, is a vast brick courtyard and monumental avenue lined with NeoHittite stone statues and cenotaphs beneath its colonnades.
(B) Optional: Anatolian Civilizations Museum.
Drive to Istanbul This morning, depart for Istanbul. Arrive in the early afternoon and enjoy some time at leisure before a farewell dinner this evening. (B,D)
Optional: Half Day Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise.
Day 13: Departure Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
Turkey Tour Package