Timeless Turkey

 Tour Highlights

Troy • Asklepion •Library of Celsus • Ephesus • Cotton Castle • The Theater • Sabanci Mosque • Temple of Hadrian • Fountain of Trojan • Seyhan River • The Travertines • Basilica of St John • House of Mary • Underground City • Pottery Workshop • Hierapolis • Uchisar Hill • Turkish Carpet Factory • Roman Bridge • Goreme Openair Museum

 

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ITINERARY

DAY SCHEDULE MEALS
1

Departure

Meet at the airport for flight QR929 23:40

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2 Cappadocia

Visit Roman Bridge, Sabanci Mosque, Seyhan River for photo-op. Lunch by Dam Lake and procee to Cappadocia.

Hotel: Best Western Cave Hotel or similar class.

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3 Cappadocia

Visit Underground City, which is built by Christian people to protect themselves from the Roman during troubled times and are linked by underground tunnels, visit Pasabag, Devrent Valley and jewelry Zultanite. Have dinner in hotel.

Hotel: Best Western Cave Hotel or similar class.

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4 Cappadocia

Optional Tour: Hot Air Balloon Riding Tour. The region known in ancient times as Cappadocia is the setting for some of nature’s most bizarre wonders. The unique and yet the strange rock formations and subterranean dwellings of Cappadocia provide unforgettable sets of experiences, memories and photographs.

Start to the UNESCO listed World Heritage Site Goreme Openair Museum, where you can see the church in the region with its paintings date back to the 5th century. Proceed to Uchisar Hill to have a magnificent and unrivalled view of Cappadocia.

Later, visit to Pottery Workshop and Turkish Carpet Factory and drinks served. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Hotel: Best Western Cave Hotel or similar class.

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5 Cappadocia – Pamukkale

After breakfast and lunch, transfer to Pamukkale (Cotton Castle). Visit Hierapolis, the ruins of the biggest Necropolis (graveyard) of the ancient world, Roman Baths, Basilica and calcium cliffs. Next to the Travertines, one of the UNESCO listed World Heritage Site, a magical and spectacular natural site unique in the world famous for its fantastic white lime cascades formed by hot mineral springs. Tonight you may enjoy a free hot spring bath in your hotel. (Please bring your own swimming wear) (B,L,D)

Hotel: Richmond Thermal Hotel or similar class.

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6 Pamukkale – Kusadasi

After breakfast, drive to Ephesus drive to Selcuk town, we will visit the famous ancient city of Ephesus, one of the world’s finest archaeological sites. Highlights include the Library of Celcius, the Temple of Hadrian, the Fountain of Trajan and The Theatre. Visit the Basilica of St John “The Evangelist” who came here with the Virgin Mary and wrote his Gospel in Ephesus. We will also stop by the House of Virgin Mary ( on top of Mt Coressos). She was believed to have spent her last years in this area. On the 18 August 1961, Pope John XXII proclaimed this place to be sacred.

Hotel: Ramada Hotel or similar class

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7 Kusadasi – Canakkale

After breakfast drive to Pergamon, a city located on Turkey’s Aegean Coast. Visit Asklepion (the ancient medical complex, hospital), built in honor of Asklepios, the god of healing, was also the world’s first psychiatric hospital. The Asklepion gained in prominence under the Romans in the 2nd century A.D., but a sacred site existed prior to this as early as the 4th century B.C. journey to Troy. We will visit the city center of Canakkale where you can see the Replica of Trojan Horse. Transfer to Canakkale for overnight.

Hotel: Parion Hotel or Similar class.

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8 Canakkale (Troy)

After breakfast we will cross the Dardanelles strait by ferry proceed to Istanbul. Have lunch in local restaurant upon arrival we will visit Taksim street and Istikial street. Overnight in Istanbul.

Hotel: Titanic Hotel or similar class

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9 Istanbul

After breakfast, drive to Istanbul we will go visit Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Galata Tower photo-op, Spice Market, Bosphorus Cruise. After lunch, we will visit Grand Bazaar. Transfer to the airport.

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10 Arrival

Arrive at the airport QR238 22:10. Home sweet home.

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INCLUSIONS

  • Round trip Airfare via 5-star Airline
  • Round trip Airport Transfer
  • 7 nights 5-star Hotel Accommodation with Premium Cave Accommodation
  • Guided Tour
  • Admission and Entrance Fees
  • Airline Taxes (PH Travel tax & Terminal Fees)
  • Full board Meals
  • Free (1) Hand Carry Luggage (to be given in Turkey)
  • Free Travel Insurance for 59 years old & below
  • Souvenirs and Luggage Tags

EXCLUSIONS

  • Tipping
  • Visa Fees
  • Optional Tours

Available Dates / Rate Per Person

Date

Rate Per Person

(in USD)

Mar 22 – 31, 2019 $1,599
Apr 26 – May 5, 2019
May 24 – Jun 2, 2019
Sept 15 – 23, 2019
Oct 25 – Nov 3, 2019

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PLDT: +63 2 7822453

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