Highlights of Turkey

Drinking Traditional Turkish Tea With Friends

Tour Highlights: City tour of Istanbul, ANZAC Cove, Gallipoli, Ancient Troy famous for the wooden horse,  Medical Center Asclepion, Ancient ruins of Ephesus, Ancient city of Perge, optional tours to Phaselis or a lazy yacht cruise along Turquoise Coast of the Mediterranean,

Departures: All Year Round

Duration: 9 Days & 8 Nights

Cost: From $1245

DAY 1 – Istanbul

Upon arrival, you will be met by one of our representatives and transferred to your hotel.

DAY 2 – Istanbul

Full day tour including the Topkapi Palace (excluding harem), Hippodrome, the Blue Mosque, St. Sophia and the Grand Bazaar. B

DAY 3 – Gallipoli – Dardanelles – Canakkale

Morning departure for Gallipoli. Visit ANZAC Cove, Chunuk Bair, Lone Pine Cemetery and the Gabate War Museum before crossing the Dardanelles to Canakkale. BD

DAY 4 – Troy – Pergamum – Kusadasi

Visit Troy with its famous wooden horse. Tour the ancient Medical Center, Asclepion, in Pergamum before continuing onto Kusadasi. BD

DAY 5 – Ephesus & St. Mary’s House – Kusadasi

Tour the famous ruins of Ephesus and St. Mary’s Cottage where she spent her last years. Also visit a regional rug production centre. Afternoon Optional Tour: Sardis or Sirince. BD

DAY 6 – Kusadası – Pamukkale

Drive through fertile valleys to Pamukkale with its white lime cascades. Visit Hierapolis and enjoy the thermal pools at our hotel. BD

DAY 7 – Pamukkale – Perge – Antalya

Morning drive to Antalya and visit the ancient city of Perge. This afternoon, relax by the Mediterranean Coast. BD

DAY 8 – Antalya: Optional Tour of Phaselis or Yacht Cruise

Today is a free day with choices of optional tours to Phaselis, an ancient coastal city, or a lazy yacht cruise along Turquoise Coast of the Mediterranean. BD

DAY 9 – Antalya

Our representative will escort you to the airport for your onward flight. B

Note: Sunday departures in May, Sep and Oct will visit St. Sophia in Istanbul on the Tuesday before heading to Gallipoli, as it is closed on Mondays. 

Note: Many other hotels are available. Please contact Touchdown Tours if you have a specific preference.



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