We invite you to a dreamy 8 day Turkey tour. We will feel the pain of the First World War in Gallipoli and live the war of the beautiful Helen’s love in Troy. We will be lost in Ephesus history, where the fates of Amons changed, and we will get out from the white terraces of Pamukkale’s unique beauty. We will breathe in the magical atmosphere of Cappadocia, the country of beautiful horses, and descend into the depths of history.
8 Days legend of Turkey tour package is available everyday from Istanbul. You will have a chance to visit Gallipoli, Troy, Ephesus, Pamukkale and Cappadocia in 8 days tour with relaxing way, best price, and good quality.
Day 1: Istanbul to Gallipoli Tour
We will collect you right your hotel in Istanbul and join the group at 06:30 – 06:45 am.
(Hotel pick up times are changing according to hotel locations please inform us your hotel details on your request.)
Drive to Gallipoli by passing Silivri, Tekirdag, and Kesan. We will have breakfast (not included) break on the way and then keep driving to Eceabat. After lunch in Eceabat, we will start to the tour.
Guided Gallipoli Tour
Beach Cemetery (John Simpson’s Grave)
First ANZAC landing place (Ari Burnu )
Lone Pine Cemetery (Australian memorial)
Chunuk Bair (Main New Zealand memorial)
View Shrapnel Valley
Walk in the ANZAC trenches (Johnston’s Jolly)
The Nek and Walker’s Ridge
At the end of the tour, transfer to hotel. Check into hotel. Overnight in Canakkale.
Day 2: Troy Tour – Ephesus
Breakfast & Check out from the hotel.
You will be pick up from the hotel and continue to Helen of Troy tour.
Guided Troy Tour
The Trojan Horse
The 3700-year-old city walls,
Houses of Troy I, 3000 B.C. – 2500 B.C.
Current excavations in progress
The Bouleuterium (Senate Building)
The Odeon (Concert Hall)
Remains of the cities from Troy I through to Troy IX
At the end of the tour, bus transportation to Selcuk and Kusadasi.
Upon arrival to Selcuk / Kusadasi. Check into hotel and overnight in Selcuk or Kusadasi.
Day 3: Selcuk – Kusadasi
Breakfast at hotel. You will have fee day to explore the town as the local person today. Overnight in Selcuk / Kusadasi.
Day 4: Ephesus Tour
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
After breakfast at the hotel, you will be picked up from the hotel for the Ephesus day tour that covering the Ephesus Antique City, Artemis Temple, House of Virgin Mary and Isabey Mosque. Visit from 09:30 am to 16:00 pm with a professional local tour guide who will inform you about the historical sights and answer your questions. At the end of the tour, transfer back to hotel where you will spend the night. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 5: Pamukkale Tour – Cappadocia
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Check out from the hotel after the breakfast. You will be picked up at 08:00 am in the morning by our staff to the meeting point. Upon arrival to the meeting point and all the participant’s meets then the tour will be started with a drive to Pamukkale town. It is about 2,5/3 hours drive from Kusadasi and Selcuk to Pamukkale. Upon arrival, you will start to guided tour of Pamukkale which is covering the Hierapolis Antique City, Pamukkale White Calcium Terraces and you will have time to swim in the mineral water swimming pool in Pamukkale Calcium Terraces.
At the end of the tour, transfer to bus station and take an overnight bus to Cappadocia. It is about 10 hours local bus journey from Pamukkale (Denizli) to Cappadocia. Next day morning you will arrive in Cappadocia.
Day 6: Cappadocia
Meal: No Meal
Upon arrival to Cappadocia. Check into hotel. Rest of the day and explore the hotel town in Cappadocia a native citizen. As you know that there are many different towns in Cappadocia region and you will explore the rest of them on the 2 days Cappadocia tours next days. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 7: Cappadocia Tour I
Meal: Breakfast – Lunch
Pick up from the hotel after the breakfast and continue to I. Day Cappadocia which is including the walking throughout the Dervent Valley, visiting Goreme Open Air Museum, Avanos, Pasabaglari, Uchisar Castle from 09:30 am until 17:00 pm. While you are on the tour, you will be accompanied by professional local tourist guide who will inform you about the historical sights and answer to all your questions. While you are visiting the sights, the guide will explain the history about, then give you time to take the picture, asking your questions and the continue to second and the other towns to visit. With this way, all the participants will have the enough time to spend in the areas and will not miss anything. After all, the place visited, you will be taken back to your hotel. Overnight Stay in Cappadocia.
Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Ride: We highly recommend you to add hot air balloon flight for sunrise in this morning before than breakfast. Cappadocia is one of the most interesting and beautiful regions of the world in terms of location. We highly recommend you to watch the birds-eye view of the Cappadocia with the sunrise.
Day 8: Cappadocia Tour II – Istanbul
Meal: Breakfast – Lunch
We will have breakfast and Check out from the hotel. You will be picked up from hotel to meeting point of the participants to join the second-day tour of Cappadocia which is including to visit Underground City, Red Valley, Cavusin Village, Ortahisar, Hospital Monastery and Pigeon Valley. Tour departs from the hotel 09:30 am until 17:00 pm. During the tour, you will have professional local tourist guide who will inform you all the information about the sights in the region.
At the end of the guided tour, transfer to Cappadocia Airport and fly back to Istanbul. Upon arrival to Istanbul. 8 days legend of Turkey tour package will end.