19 Day Turkey Tour From Istanbul - Turkey Unlimited

  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour
  • Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour

Turkey Unlimited 19 Day Tour

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An Alaturka Turkey designed to visit many destinations beginning in Istanbul visiting many still buildings, including the famous Hagia Sophia *and *Rumeli Fortress. Travel to Gallipoli, visit the remembrance sites while enjoying the stunning view. Troy and Pergamon offer a look into history whose story has become known world-wide, as well as an ancient city from the Hellenistic period. Tour Ephesus the ancient harbour city with the library of Celsus, the largest of its time. Pamukkale is a perfect relaxation moment, enjoy the high mineral white stepped pools before heading to ancient places nearby.

Fethiye is a great destination to try new things, from here the tour will take a jeep safari to visit the surround areas before taking a multiday cruise on some of the most beautiful coastal waters. Visiting beautiful bays. Antalya is the next city destination where you will visit highlights of the surrounding region. Travel to the city of Konya, the home of the Whirling Dervish and filled with history. Following the lively city of Konya to the quiet region of Cappadocia with deep natural valleys and old villages build into the rock formations.

Welcome to Turkey ! 

Transfer service direct from airport to the hotel for check in.

Overnight Istanbul.


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Pick up from accommodation in Istanbul.

Today you get your first look at the mysterious City of Istanbul. You will be picked up from your accommodation, heading off to see some of the major attractions of this historical, mystical City. You will visit the Blue Mosque, the breathtaking Hagia Sophia and then go into the old Sultans Palace of Topkapi to see some of the Sultans many ancient treasures and visit the Palace rooms and gardens. You also get a look at some of the best shopping in Istanbul. The tour will walk through the many lanes of the Grand Bazaar – one of the largest covered markets in the world and also visit the Spice Bazaar to take in the scents and aromas of the spices, Turkish delight & Turkish tea & coffee.

Overnight Istanbul.


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 Pick up from accommodation in Istanbul

There is still so much of this City to see. Today you get a new perspective on Istanbul, via the seas that surround the City. You will be picked up from your accommodation and head to the port to board a boat on the Golden Horn, the waterway dividing this magnificent City across 2 continents. Some highlights of the day will include, the Rumeli Fortress, where the old Ottoman Empire fought to hold onto Istanbul and then cruising along the Bosphorus Sea and under the Bosphorus Bridge. You also get to visit Dolmabahce Palace. A Palace built by the Sultans with European flare and style. It is a special place for most Turks, as it was the residence that the infamous Ataturk lived in, in his last years.

Overnight Istanbul.


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Pick up from accommodation in Istanbul.

Today there is an early start to make our way to the battlefields of Gallipoli. You are picked up from your accommodation early and head for Ecabat. There you will have lunch before starting a fully guided tour of the Gallipoli peninsula. You visit the many cemeteries of Australians, New Zealanders and Turk soldiers and also visit the war memorials and see some of the original old trenches on the Gallipoli battlefields. You get time at the museum where you can see some old war artifacts that are still being discovered in the area. It will be time to ponder the heroism and tragedy of past times and understand the friendships that were born between the nations fighting for this piece of the peninsula.

Overnight in the Gallipoli region.


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In the early morning you will be picked up for tour of Troy and Pergamon

In Troy, you will visit the Trojan Horse, Sacrificial Altars, the 3,700 year old city walls, Houses of Troy I 3,000 B.C. - 2,500 B.C., the Bouleuterion (Senate Building), the Odeon (Concert Hall), and the remains of the various cities from Troy I through to Troy IX. 

After lunch, the tour will continue on to ancient Pergamon, making stops at the Acropolis, the Library which once held 200.000 books, the Temple of Athena,  the Temple of Trajan, the Gymnasium situated on terraces, the lower Agora, the Hellenistic Theater with a seating capacity of 10,000, and the Temple of Dionysus.

20:00/20:30pm arrival at your accommodation near Ephesus. 


Overnight in the Ephesus region.


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Pick up from accommodation near Ephesus.

Today you get to start to explore the wonders of the small town of Selcuk. You are picked up from your accommodation and get taken out to see some of the best-preserved marble ruins in the modern world – Ephesus. Ephesus was one of the Ancient Capitals of Roman Asia - the second largest ancient city of the world! A city where over 200,000 people lived over 3,000 years ago. You also get to visit the House of the Virgin Mary. An important place for the Christian faith, as it is believed it is where Mary spent the last years of her life. You will also visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world – The Temple of Artemis.

Overnight Ephesus.


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Pick up from accommodation in Selcuk.


After breakfast you are collected from your accommodation and depart for Pamukkale, which in Turkish translates to "cotton castle". On arrival, you have lunch before taking in the magnificent views of the “cotton castle” travertines. You get a guided tour over the white cliffs of Pamukkale and of the ancient, historical ruins of Hierapolis.Following your visits to these sites, you will then continue on by bus to Fethiye.

Overnight Fethiye.


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Today you will be picked up from your accommodation in Fethiye and begin your jeep safari! Sites visited include Saklikent Gorge which is the second largest gorge in Europe (20km long) and the longest and deepest gorge in Turkey. The national park is free but if you would like to walk up through the gorge, the entrance is 5-7TL depending on the time of year. You can also raft down the gorge for approximately 30TL.

Fethiye and surrounding areas are famous for their mud baths! Frolic in the mud, make a mud mohawk or simply rub it into your hands for the clay minerals. Afterwards we wash off in the lower stream of Saklikent Gorge.

Following the mud bath, you will visit the Tlos Ancient CityWe do not enter Tlos, however you will have chanse to have Panaromic view in front of the site. One of the oldest and largest settlements of Lycia, this ancient city bore the title 'the very brilliant metropolis of the Lycian nation' under the Roman empire.

Finally, you will visit Yaka National ParkThe ice melted water from the mountains has been diverted so that it runs into waterfalls and cascades down streams throughout the whole area popular with trout farms and delicious Turkish foods.

Overnight Fethiye.


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Pick up from accommodation in Fethiye.

After breakfast you will all be checking in to one of our Alaturka Gulets to start your 4 days of cruising the beautiful Mediterranean coastline. Today you visit Butterfly Valley, Oludeniz / Blue Lagoon and spend the evening anchored down at St Nicholas Island. Be sure to climb to the top of the island for the most beautiful sunset, possibly one of the best, of the whole cruise.

Overnight cabin cruise.


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Today after making some stops along the way for swimming, breakfast and lunch you will get to spend sometime in the beautiful town of Kas. Here you can shop up a storm with the abundance of jewelry shops in town or spend time just wandering the cobble stone streets soaking up the ambience of the seaside fishing village.

Overnight cabin cruise.


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Today you sail past the sunken city. Once part of the original settlement that still makes up the island of Kekova, after a devastating earthquake many centuries ago, this part of the town has fallen into the ocean. You will sail past slowly for a closer look before anchoring down on the opposite side to visit what still remains of Kekova. Here you can wander the island and walk up to the Lycian tombs for a closer look or climb to the top and enter Simena Castle for some beautiful views over the coastline you have just cruised.

Overnight cabin cruise.


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Today you farewell your gulet and head onto Antalya.

Overnight Antalya.


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Today you will visit the highlights of this large coastal city. Highlights include the ancient sites of Aspendos and Perge, as well as a visit to Side, and some waterfalls in the area. 

You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning and the tour will begin with a visit to Perge. Tour the stadium, Roman Gate, Nymphaeum, Roman Bath, Hellenistic Gate, Colonnaded Main Street and the Agora. After lunch there will be time to visit one of the waterfalls depending on the time of year. Aspendos is the next stop and is known for its well-preserved theater. 

There will then be time for shopping and a visit to the beautiful beaches of Side.

Overnight Antalya


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Today is a FREE DAY to explore the historical highlights of Konya.

Overnight Konya.


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Today you will depart for a full day tour of Catalhuyuk, Kilistre, and Sille, all ancient sites in Konya and the surrounding area. These settlements are incredible examples of what early life in some of the first settled societies might have been like. Miyata Monastery is also included in this tour and is one of the most important centers of early Christian times. 

Overnight Konya.


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Today you will take the bus from Konya and arrive amidst the unusual and breathtaking scenery of Goreme, Cappadocia. A crew member will welcome you and drop you to your accommodation you can relax for the day or catch up on some sleep. 

In the late afternoon, you will be picked up for your Sunset Quad Tour. Explore the valleys of Cappadocia while driving an ATV. This a great way to see the area and experience a beautiful sunset. 

Overnight in the Cappdocia region.


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Today you will be picked up from your accommodation after breakfast, to start exploring parts of the south Cappadocia region. The highlights of the day will include, Kaymakli Underground City, Uchisar Castle Panorama and beautiful valleys, as Rose- , Red-, Cavusin-, and Pigeon- , to name a few. The day is a full of some of the most beautiful sites to see in Cappadocia.

Overnight Cappadocia.


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OPTIONAL: This morning, if you'd like you can begin the day by seeing the famous hot atir balloon sunrise above the amazing hilltops of Cappadocia. Cappadocia is famous for this activity and it would be a great kickstart to the day. This is an early morning tour.

You have one more day in this spectacular region to soak up the rest of the sites to see. Today you will be picked up from your accommodation and get to visit some of the oldest settlements in the north Cappadocia region. You will visit some small villages, take in some local handicrafts and also get to soak up the natural wonders and visit the Monks Valley and Devrent Valleys.

Tonight is a special evening. You will be collected from your accommodation for a night of entertainment, food and good fun! You get the experience of a “Turkish night” of traditional Turkish dancing, from the Whirling Dervishes to belly dancing to seeing a Turkish wedding. The night is fully catered for and good fun not to be missed. 

Overnight in the Cappadocia region.


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Domestic flight to Istanbul.

You arrive early into Istanbul this morning where the tour ends. If you require any assistance with onwards travel within Turkey, accommodation bookings, queries, please let us know & we will be happy to assist. 


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 enquiry or book this package tour which will be based on standard range accommodation. 
2. Once your online enquiry/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 travelers

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


Please contact us for further information.

INCLUSIONS
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MEALS INCLUDED
  • Breakfast
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  • Dinner
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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.








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Departure Info
  • Tour Duration
    19 Days
  • Departing Cities
    Istanbul
  • Returning Options
    Istanbul
  • Departure days
    Monday, Friday
Essential Info
  • Pick-up Time
    To be confirmed
  • Tour Type(s)
    Tailormade Package Tour
  • Language(s)
    English
  • Tour Range(s)
    Standard, Top End, Premium
Transport
  • Public bus, Tour bus, Private transfer, Shuttle transfer, Turkish gulet, Cruise boat, Domestic ferry, Jeep, Domestic Flight
Overnight Stays