12 Day Turkey Tour From Istanbul - City, Coast and Cappadocia Tour

  • City, Coast And Cappadocia 12 Day Tour
  • City, Coast And Cappadocia 12 Day Tour
  • City, Coast And Cappadocia 12 Day Tour

City, Coast And Cappadocia 12 Day Tour

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12 Day tour beginning in Istanbul when you will take tours of the city, visiting some of the icons from history which have made this city an amazing bridge between Asia and Europe. Cruise the Bosphorus seeing the stunning buildings that line the waterside. Heading the harbour town of Fethiye you will have free time before embarking on a cruise. After the Fethiye to Olympos cruise, you will travel to Cappadocia to enjoy time exploring this magical landscape.

Welcome to Turkey

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

Overnight Istanbul.


 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.


 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 in Istanbul.


Today you will fly from Istanbul to Dalaman airport. Dalaman is only 45 minutes away from the gorgeous seaside town of Fethiye. You will have the day to rest here before beginning your blue cruise the next day. 

Overnight 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. Additional activity available - paragliding over Oludeniz.

Overnight cabin cruise.


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.


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.


Today you farewell your gulet and head onto Olympos by bus. Here, you enter the National Park where you can explore the ruins of ancient times as you make your way down to the beach for some more sun and swimming. That evening you have the optional extra of visiting Chimera – The Eternal Flame.

Overnight Olympos.


Today you get a free day to relax, soak up some more sunshine and have one last swim in the Mediterranean before boarding your overnight bus bound for the Cappadocia region. You will leave Olympos in the early evening to meet the overnight bus in Antalya, that will take you direct to Goreme. 

Tonight you will board an overnight bus bound for Cappadocia.


This morning you arrive to the unusual and breathtaking scenery of Goreme, Cappadocia. 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 a beautiful stroll through the Meskendir Valley to name a few. The day is a full of some of the most beautiful sites to see in Cappadocia.

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 Cappadocia.


OPTIONAL: On your second morning in Cappadocia, It would be great to take advantage of the famous hot air balloon sunrise tour available here. Cappadocia is famous for this activity and it would be an amazing kickstart to the day. This is an early morning tour and will cost extra.

North Cappadocia 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 Valley

Overnight in the Cappadocia region.


Today you will fly from Kayseri airport in Cappadocia back to Istanbul.  

Tour Prices

-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. 

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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
    12 Days
  • Departing Cities
  • Returning Options
  • Departure days
    Tuesday, Friday
Essential Info
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    To be confirmed
  • Tour Type(s)
    Tailormade Package Tour
  • Group Size
  • Language(s)
  • Tour Range(s)
    Standard, Top End, Premium
  • Public bus, Tour bus, Shuttle transfer, Turkish gulet, Cruise boat, Domestic Flight
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