Treasures of Turkey
13 Days / 11 Nights
Imagine one tour that offers the combination of unusual and intriguing natural wonders; inspiring archaeological and historical sites, beautiful beaches, fascinating museums and exotic bazaars. This is it! One morning you might be watching the sun rise from the heights of a hot air balloon over Cappadocia – the next day watching the same in Istanbul. Where else can you eat breakfast in Europe and lunch in Asia? An unforgettable 13 days journey!
Best time to travel:
Spring - fall
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Treasures of Turkey Travel Itinerary
Depart the USA on overnight flight to Istanbul.
Day 2 ~ Ankara
Upon arrival in Istanbul, you will proceed to board your domestic flight to Ankara. We will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel for overnight.
Day 3 ~ Ankara
Ankara, the ancient Ankuwash or the Angora, has been the capital of the Turkish Republic since 1923. In the morning, we will tour the Museum of Ancient Anatolian Civilizations, the best museum in Turkey for pre-classic exhibits. Next we will travel to Gordion, the city of legendary King Midas and the capital of the Phrygian Empire, where Alexander the Great cut the “Gordion Knot”.
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Accommodation for 11 nights at selected 3 and 4 star hotels, and/or restored Ottoman mansions and special boutique hotels
Daily private sightseeing by comfortable air-conditioned car or van
Including professional driver and his expenses
English speaking and knowledgeable guide and his expenses
Entrance fees to sites indicated in bold on the itinerary
One domestic flight in Turkey (Istanbul ~ Ankara)
Ferry across the Dardanelles
All arrival and departure transfers
Bosphorus cruise in Istanbul
Complete information package with itineraries, travel and visa information, and luggage tags