- 10 Day Tour of Turkey - Turkey Unplugged
Starting in Istanbul, this trip takes in Gallipoli, Roman ruins, the Aegean Coast, Pamukkale and the jewel in Turkey’s crown - Cappadocia. Operates year-round!
Welcome to Turkey! Arrive Istanbul and transfer to hotel in Sultanahmet. Rest of Day free.
Overnight - Istanbul.
Day 2 - Istanbul
Enjoy a tour of old Istanbul. Rest of Day free. Tonight, we enjoy a group Welcome Dinner at a typical Turkish restaurant. Dinner and overnight - Istanbul.
Day 3 - Istanbul - Gallipoli
At the historical WW1 battlefields of Gallipoli, we enjoy a guided tour with lunch.
Lunch and overnight - Gallipoli.
Day 4 - Gallipoli - Kusadasi
Heading south, we visit Troy before exploring the Roman ruins of Pergamum. We continue to the coastal resort of Kusadasi with a stop at a leather manufacturer. Dinner and overnight - Kusadasi.
Day 5 - Kusadasi - Pamukkale
ToDay, we explore the Roman ruins of legendary Ephesus, once the capital of Asia Minor. We also visit Selcuk Museum and a carpet manufacturing house before continuing to Pamukkale.
Dinner and overnight - Pamukkale.
Day 6 - Pamukkale - Konya
ToDay, we visit the calcium terraces of Pamukkale and Roman Hierapolis where you can opt for a dip in the thermal waters, before we continue to Konya. Dinner and overnight - Konya.
Days 7 - 8 - Konya - Cappadocia
ToDay we visit Mevlana Whirling Dervish Museum before journeying to Cappadocia. En route we visit some ancient caravanserai’s and the beautiful Ihlara Valley. An optional and fun Turkish folklore evening is available tonight. Whole troglodyte villages, subterranean churches and fortresses hewn from the soft, eroded volcanic rock make Cappadocia one of Turkey’s finest attractions. Enjoy a guided tour of the region on Day 8 and dinner. Overnight (2) - Cappadocia region.
Day 9 - Cappadocia - Istanbul
Via Ankara - the nation’s capital, we visit the Ancient Civilisation’s Museum, before continuing to Istanbul. Dinner and overnight - Istanbul.
Day 10 - Istanbul
After breakfast tour ends.
What You See
Istanbul & the Bosphorus * Gallipoli - memorials, trenches and battlefields * Troy * Aegean Coast * Ruins of Pergamum & Ephesus * Kusadasi * Pamukkale thermal pools & Roman Hierapolis * Konya * Ancient caravanserais * Cappadocia region * Ankara * Leather/carpet manufacturing houses
5 nights acommodation in 3 star hotel & 4 nights accommodation in 4 star hotels * 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners PLUS Welcome Dinner * Guided sightseeing - Istanbul, Gallipoli, Troy, * Ruins of Ephesus & Pergamum, * Pamukkale/Hierapolis & Cappadocia * Tour leader * Relevant transfers - modern air-conditioned coach
||Twin / Double
|Extra Accomodation/Tour Upgrades
|High Season Supplement - Turkey Unplugged
|Optional Upgrades and Bolt-ons
|Istanbul after Dark
|Golden Horn & Pera Day tour
|Edirne Day trip
|Bursa Day trip
If you're travelling alone and would like to share a room with a fellow traveller of the same sex, we can arrange this on most tours. If this cannot be arranged, you will be required to pay the single occupancy supplement.
Entrance fees not included