Alaturka Explorer 16 Day Tour with gulet cruise

This tour starts in the city of Istanbul where you will visit some of the iconic sights that span back throughout history. Stunning palaces and cruising the Bosphorus will let you see astounding beauty. Gallipoli is both beautiful and surreal with views that are breathtaking the remembrance monuments stand as a strong reminder of what happened. From modern war-torn sights to ancient ones, the tour continues to Troy where a replica horse resides. Pergamon an ancient city was one of the closest in ancient times and today can be explored to understand how people lived.

Pamukkale offers a place to relax in natural mineral-rich waters of the white stepped pools with exploring the surrounding area. Following one peaceful place to a cruise from Fethiye to Olympos with time onboard to relax while visiting the perfect bays and beaches. Free time at Olympos is perfect for personal exploration in the ancient town and surrounding area. The tour turns to Cappadocia where underground cities lay beneath the surface where breathtaking valleys and rock formations spread across the landscape.

Tour Prices

HOW TO MAKE AN ENQUIRY OR BOOK
-Rates are per total person, in a double/twin/triple private room

1. Please press BOOK NOW above to submit an inquiry or book this package tour which will be based on standard range accommodation.

2. Once your online inquiry/booking is completed, please email us if you wish to upgrade to following packages:
-Upgrades to 'Top End' and 'Premium' accommodations
-Single private room
-Dorm rooms are available for budget travellers

To see the list of accommodation options included in your range, please go to the 'Accommodation Options' tab above.  


Deposit Payment:

- %30 to %40 deposit is required on most tours. Some selected tours require a higher percentage or payment in full.

Balance Payment:
- Balance is required on arrival in Turkey, by cash.
- If you wish to pay the Balance by card/bank transfer, there will be an extra %10 fee of the outstanding payment amount. Balance paid by cash on arrival ensures no extra fee.
- We accept Euro, Turkish lira, Usd, GBP or AUD. Payment will be taken at the current exchange rate on the day of payment, we use www.xe.com for exchange rates.

Luggage Allowance on Flights (if included on your tour)
- The baggage allowance on domestic flights in Turkey is 15 KG per person. If you need extra allowance, there may be an extra charge.
Please check with us before your tour is booked.

 


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INCLUSIONS Accommodations + Hotel transfers + Entrance tickets + VAT + Drinks-Beverages - Tips - Ent. tickets during cruise - City transfers + Ferry Ticket + Guided tours + MEALS INCLUDED Breakfast 13 Lunch 10 Dinner 5

STANDARD: Standard style accommodation in Turkey is your where you will find basic style guesthouses and/or hostels that have a variety of private rooms and some dorm rooms. The rooms will be clean but basic with no extras found within. Most standard style accommodation options would be 1-2 star equivalent.
Type of accommodations at this range: Guesthouse, Boutique guesthouse, Hostels, 1* and 2* Hotels.

TOP END: Top End style accommodation in Turkey is where you will find 3-5 star equivalent. Here you will get a mix of larger style hotel rooms to smaller boutique places that will have clean, comfortable rooms with a little extra.
Type of accommodations at this range: Boutique Hotels, 3*, 4* and 5* Hotels.

PREMIUM: Premium Luxury accommodation in Turkey is your 5 star and similar hotels. This can include your large chain hotels and you will also find a variety of smaller locally run Luxury Boutique places that are full of charm and worth the extra dollar.
Type of accommodations at this range: Premium Boutique +4* and +5* Hotels.

Istanbul

Standard

Top End

Premium

Gallipoli

Standard

Top End

Premium

Ephesus

Standard

Top End

Premium

Fethiye

Standard

Top End

Premium

Olympos

Standard

Top End

Premium

Cappadocia

Standard

Top End

Premium

Day 2


Sultan Ahmet Mosque
Topkapi Palace
Spice Bazaar
Grand Bazaar
Hagia Sophia - Istanbul

Day 3


Rumeli Fortress
Dolmabahce Palace
Golden Horn
Bosphorus Cruise
Bosphorus Bridge

Day 4


Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial
Lone Pine Australian Memorial
The Nek
Turkish 57th Regiment

Day 5


Troy
Pergamon

Day 6


Ephesus
Virgin Marys House
Temple of Artemis
Isabey Mosque

Day 7


Hierapolis Ancient City
Pamukkale

Day 8


Oludeniz
Butterfly Valley
St Nicholas Island

Day 9


Kas
Aquarium Bay

Day 10


Kekova
Simena Castle
Gokkaya Bay
Sunken City

Day 11


Demre

Day 12


Olympos

Day 13


Sword Valley
Zemi Valley
Babacik Valley
King Valley
Honey Valley

Day 14


Kaymakli
Pigeon Valley
Meskendir Valley
Red Valley
Uchisar

Day 15


Avanos
Open Air Museum
Monks Valley
Esentepe
Devrent Valley
Book Online 13 Day Tour 14 Day Tour 16 Day Tour 19 Day Tour Tour Duration 16 Departing Cities Istanbul Returning Options Istanbul Departure days Tuesday, Saturday Starting Time 6:30 AM Istanbul Old City Tour Bosphorus Cruise & Bus Tour Gallipoli Tour from Canakkale/Eceabat Ephesus Full Day Tour Kusadasi/Selcuk-Pamukkale-Fethiye South Cappadocia Tour North Cappadocia Tour Pergamon Tour Troy Tour from Canakkale/Eceabat Bosphorus Dinner Cruise & Turkish Night Show Turkish Bath Paragliding Oludeniz Scuba Diving in Kas Hot Air Ballooning Cappadocia Quad Safari Cappadocia Turkish Night Show In Cappadocia Pick-up Time To be confirmed Tour Type(s) Tailormade Package Tour Language(s) English Tour Range(s) Standard, Top End, Premium Public bus, Tour bus, Private transfer, Shuttle transfer, Turkish gulet, Cruise boat, Domestic ferry, Domestic Flight Istanbul 3N Gallipoli 1N Ephesus 2N Fethiye 1N Gulet Cruise 3N Olympos 1N Cappadocia 3N Overnight Bus 1N