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Best of Turkey by Land - Travel Talk
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12 days

Best of Turkey by Land

Start and end in Istanbul
Tour Operator:
Travel Talk
Max group size:
46
Age range:
18 to 50
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
20849
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US $1,220
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Highlights

  • Step inside the Blue Mosque
  • Visit the Gallipoli historic memorial sites
  • Explore the ancient city of Troy
  • Relax on exquisite beaches in Oludeniz

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    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

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Itinerary

Start and end in Istanbul! With the Coach / Bus tour Best of Turkey by Land, you have a 12 days tour package taking you through Istanbul, Turkey and 13 other destinations in Turkey. Best of Turkey by Land includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Istanbul
  2. Day 2: Istanbul
  3. Day 3: Gallipoli
  4. Day 4: Troy, Kusadasi
  5. Day 5: Ephesus, Fethiye
  6. Day 6: Fethiye,Saklıkent,Oludeniz
  7. Day 7: Fethiye, Dalyan, Fethiye
  8. Day 8: Fethiye, Pamukkale
  9. Day 9: Pamukkale, Cappadocia
  10. Day 10: Cappadocia
  11. Day 11: Cappadocia, Ihlara, Istanbul
  12. Day 12: Istanbul
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  • Accommodation
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  • Meals
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  • Insurance
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.5
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  • SC
    · October 8th, 2020
    Had a great tour of Turkey with TravelTalk. Our guide, Aykut really made the tour - very knowledgeable and highly entertaining. Some long hours in the coaches, but unavoidable really to see everything that is included.
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Sandra, thank you for your feedback , we're happy to hear you had a good time on your trip to Turkey , Aykut is an amazing guide , he's funny and very knowledgeable in history and culture of Turkey. Hope to see you on one of our other tours in the... Show more
    Trip date: September 2020
  • KV
    · October 4th, 2020
    The tour was wonderful, educational and safe.
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Keri, thank you for your review , you've got some amazing photo shots for the memory bank , we can see you had a great time, hope to see you on one of our other tours in the future. Thank you
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    Trip date: September 2020
  • DR
    · September 25th, 2020
    Great trip with an excellent tour guide Mustafa who was very informative, professional and humorous. Hotels were great and transport was first class. Would recommend booking a tour with yourselves
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Derek, thank you for your feedback, we're happy to hear you've enjoyed your Tuekey trip with , agreed Mustafa is an awesome guide , full of information and knowledge and very funny too also he is a keen photographer . Hope we'll see you again on one... Show more
    Trip date: September 2020
  • LT
    · September 15th, 2020
    I did Turkey by Land with Travel Talk and the tour exceeded my expectations. The tour covered all the main places that I wanted to visit in Turkey and the itinerary was well-paced. We had enough time in each destination to really enjoy it and our guide... Show more
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Lubica, thank you for your feedback , sounds like you had a great time on your tour , our guide Mustafa is trully amazing , he ticks all the boxes of a tour guide. Thank you
    Trip date: August 2020
  • A
    · September 5th, 2020
    My guide was Yildiray and my driver was Svket, both were amazing and went above and beyond. Yil was always fun and helped with answering any questions or plans. The tour ran smoothly and is incredible value for money. They took ever precaution for covid... Show more
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Anna, thank you for your feedback, we're glad to hear you had a great time on your trip with with us , we agree our tour guide yildiray is a gem , full of information and very knowledgeable about his country. Hope to see you again on one of our other... Show more
    Trip date: August 2020
  • SA
    · August 27th, 2020
    Turkey is an absolutely beautiful country with great people, culture and history! This tour (actually 10 days long with first and last day for travelling). We saw so many amazing sites and loved the optional activities! Tour guide Mustafa was always... Show more
    Travel Talk commented on this review
    Hi Samina thank you for your review, we're happy to hear you had a great time on your trip with us , hope to see you on one of our other tours in the future. Thank you. Travel Talk Team
    Trip date: August 2020
  • Best of Turkey by Land reviewer 7
    · October 1st, 2019
    I did the 10 days Amazing Turkey tour on land. To say the very least, Mustafa was AMAZING. Him being our tour guide made everything so simple and efficient. I think when you're on any tour, you want a tour guide who can make things simple, easy and... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • C
    · September 27th, 2019
    Absolutely loved our tour! We did the 10 day Turkey tour with Gulet option. It was our first tour and it has set a very high standard for us. Our guide Mustafa was very knowledgeable about all of the sights that we went to. Mus was also very friendly... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • Best of Turkey by Land reviewer 9
    · September 27th, 2019
    Mustafa was a fantastic tour guide for our 12day Turkey trip. He's friendly, nice, got a good sense of humor, and made a big effort to memorize everybody's names in the first day or two. Very impressive with a group size of 45. The trip was relaxed with... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • Best of Turkey by Land reviewer 10
    · September 27th, 2019
    Mustafa was a fantastic tour guide for our 12day Turkey trip. He's friendly, nice, got a good sense of humor, and made a big effort to memorize everybody's names in the first day or two. Very impressive with a group size of 45. The trip was relaxed... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019

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12 days
Best of Turkey by Land
From Istanbul to Istanbul
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Is the airfare included on this trip?

      TourRadar specializes in giving you the best tours from around the world, however the tours we offer do not include airfare and we do not book or advise on airfare. You will be responsible for booking your flights to meet with the group at the starting city.

    • Is there a scheduled time for the airport transfer?

      Travel Talk's airport transfer service is operating on Day 1 of the Tour between 5:30am and 11:30pm. It also operates from both, Istanbul Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen Airports. The only thing you would need to do is inform Travel Talk of your flight details in advance to confirm pick-up times.

    • What are the optional activities for this tour?

      Turkish Bath
      Hot Air balooning
      Traditional Turkish Night

    • What is the local payment?

      The local payment for Best of Turkey by Land needs to be paid in cash upon arrival at the tour.

      The local payment allows you to not pay the full price upfront, but allows you to save up until the tour departs and only pay once you arrive at the tour. At the same time, in case you need to cancel your tour, you wont be required to pay the local payment amount.

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    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Turkey. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Turkey. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Turkey. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
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    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before April 28th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after April 28th, 2021, a minimum payment of $85 is required to confirm your booking with Travel Talk. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 15 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Travel Talk will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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