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9 Days Gallipoli, Troy, Pergamum, Pamukkale, Ephesus, Priene, Miletus and Didyma Tour

This 9 Days Turkey packages includes a trip to Istanbul and includes Istanbul, Gallipoli, Troy, Pergamum, Pamukkale, Ephesus, Priene, Miletus and Didyma.

Can be customized according to your wishes.
This tour is available from 1st. of April to 30th. October
There is no hidden cost.
Departs daily.

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Day 1

Arrival in Istanbul

Welcome to Istanbul! Your private driver meets you at the exit gate of the airport holding a sign with your name on it and takes you to your cozy hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is at your leisure, so that you could relax in your room or start exploring this charming city on your own. Overnight at Istanbul hotel.

Day 2

Byzantine & Ottoman Relics Tour

After breakfast approximately at 8:30 am pick up from your hotel to begin the full day tour. Visit Hagia Sophia Museum, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar and Topkapi Palace. Lunch at a local restaurant. After the tour you are transferred back to your hotel. Overnight at Istanbul hotel. (B, L)

Day 3

Bosphorus cruise & Two Continents tour

Breakfast at the hotel, then meet your guide at hotel lobby for a short drive to Spice Market, Egyptian Bazaar heaped with various sweets & spices is one of the world’s largest spice bazaars since 1665. Soon after, we embark on the Bosphorus ferry for an unforgettable cruise along the Bosphorus, the beautiful strait that divides Europe from Asia. After lunch break, we continue driving across the first Bosphorus Bridge & head for the summit of Camlica Hill, which offers 360° panoramic views of Istanbul overlooking the Sea of Marmara. Driving back to Europe over the Bosphorus Bridge, we visit Dolmabahce Palace, with more than 340 rooms & eight Turkish Baths the Imperial Residence of the last six Sultans. After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel. Overnight at Istanbul hotel. (B, L)

Day 4

Gallipoli Tour

Early morning pick up from your hotel and departure for Gallipoli. It will take around 4.5 hours to get to the Gallipoli War Fields. There will be one stop enroute for a short break for personal needs. Once you arrive in Ecebat, lunch will be provided. After lunch around 1:00 pm you will begin the fully guided tour of Gallipoli with visits to the Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, ANZAC Commemorative Site, Respect to Mehmetcik Statue, Lone Pine Australian, Memorial, Johnston’s Jolly (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels), Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery, The Nek and the Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. After tour transfer to Canakkale for check in to your hotel. Overnight at Canakkale hotel (B, L)

Day 5

Troy & Pergamum Tour

After breakfast you start the Tour of Troy and Pergamum. Visit the ancient city of Troy, famous for the legendary Trojan horse dating back to the times of Beautiful Helen, Queen of Sparta, and Paris, the Trojan Prince. The ancient town of Pergamum was one of the most important centers of culture and arts in its time. Be prepared to be amazed by its ancient Acropolis! After the tour you are transfered to Kusadasi and check-in to the hotel. Overnight at Kusadasi hotel. (B, D)

Day 6

Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and prepare for eventful day ahead. Today you enjoy a full day tour of Pamukkale and Hierapolis. You explore the Domitian Gate, Colonnaded Gate, Cathedral, Red waters of Karahayit, Pamukkale Museum & The Travertine of Pamukkale. After the tour you are transferred back to your hotel. Overnight at Kusadasi hotel. (B, L, D)

Day 7

Ephesus & Virgin Mary Tour

After breakfast at your Kusadasi hotel you will go on a sightseeing tour of Ephesus, one of the world’s finest examples of a classical ancient city. Today you explore the Temple of Artemis (one of the seven wonders of the old world), the House of Virgin Mary, and the impressive Isa Bey Mosque dating back to the XIVth century A.D. After the tour you are transferred back to your hotel. Overnight at Kusadasi hotel. (B, L, D)

Day 8

Priene, Miletus & Didyma Tour

Enjoy your breakfast & then check-out of your hotel in Kusadasi. You will be picked up from your hotel at around 8:30 am. Today you will visit Miletus, one of the oldest cities of Ionia, and the ancient cities of Priene and Didyma. First you will see Priene which in its time was one of the most spectacular of all the ancient Ionians cities. Then we will lead our way to Miletus to see Miletus with its magnificent theatre and the Byzantine fortress on the acropolis above. Our last stop will be Didyma. Here you will find the largest Ionic Temple in the world, that of Apollo. Also in Didyma lies the huge, cracked head of Medusa which long ago fell from the freeze. After the tour you will return to the hotel. Overnight at Kusadasi hotel. (B, L, D)

Day 9

Izmir-Istanbul Flight & Departure home

This is the last day of your Turkey tour. After breakfast we will transfer you to Izmir airport for a flight back to Istanbul. Tour ends upon arrival. (If you would like, you can extend your trip by adding extra nights in Istanbul, please advise). (B)

Flight tickets mentioned in the itinerary.
Ferry tickets mentioned in the itinerary.
All accommodation mentioned in the itinerary.
All mentioned transfers in the itinerary.
All tours with professional tour guide, licensed by the Ministry of Tourism.
All meals mentioned by the itinerary ( B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner)
Vegetarian meals available.
All domestic taxes.

Drinks with meals (except the drinks served with breakfast)
Transfer from Marmaris bus station to ferry port.
Any tips to guide, driver or staff at hotels.
Items of a personal nature.
Medical services.

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    price: $ 1099 /Person