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Highlights of Turkey - Explore!

Highlights of Turkey

8 days
4.3
(6)
From Istanbul to Dalyan
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
18
Age range:
16 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
68252
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Itinerary

Start in Istanbul and end in Dalyan! With the In-depth Cultural tour Highlights of Turkey, you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Istanbul, Turkey and 6 other destinations in Turkey. Highlights of Turkey includes an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Istanbul
  2. Day 2: Full day tour of Istanbul including the Blue Mosque, Sultanahmet Square, Hagia Sophia and a trip across the Bosphorus
  3. Day 3: See the emotive memorials at the World War I site of Gallipoli
  4. Day 4: Experience the ancient sites of Troy and Pergamon
  5. Day 5: Visit the famed Greco-Roman city of Ephesus; drive to Pamukkale
  6. Day 6: Explore the white terraces of Pamukkale and historic Hierapolis
  7. Day 7: Riverboat trip to ancient Caunos; chance to take a mud bath
  8. Day 8: Trip ends in Dalyan
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What's Included

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  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Additional Services

Operated by Explore!

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We've been taking small groups on adventure holidays for almost 40 years. Our authentic adventure travel experiences explore the sights and culture of a country, with hand-picked accommodation that balances comfort and location. Our average group tour size is just 12; perfect for meeting new people and getting to the heart of our destinations. Explore is one of the worlds most trusted adventure travel companies with over 500 trips to more than 120 countries. We are passionate about travel and have developed a wide range of unique activities and adventures which give our customers an unforgettable experience with a team of award-winning Explore leaders. With Explore, you'll get to see your destination from a whole new perspective that takes you away from the typical well-trodden tourist track. You'll have the chance to meet, dine and stay with local people, rest in authentic accommodation with other like-minded explorers and travel to must-see destinations with a unique Explore twist. From family holidays to trips for solo travellers; cycling tours to wildlife safaris; trekking on mountains or exploring miles of scenic coastline; self-guided journeys small group trips or Private Tours; there is something for every kind of traveller with Explore. We will provide our expert knowledge, exciting itineraries and outstanding service as part of our sustainable travel experiences which take you under the skin of the country you're visiting for the adventure of a lifetime.

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.8
  • Food
    Average
    3.0
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  • J
    · October 28th, 2022
    The guide was great. Some of the accommodations and buffet meals were marginally acceptable. Bus driver was great and bus was comfortable. Be prepared for a rigorous schedule…. But comprehensive.
    Explore! commented on this review
    Glad you had a nice trip. Thanks for your feedback. The Explore Team
    Trip date: October 2022
  • NM
    · October 11th, 2022
    Lovely sights. Lots of antiquities. Be prepared for a good amount of walking and a lot of driving between destinations.
    Explore! commented on this review
    Glad you had a nice trip. Thanks for your feedback. The Explore Team
    Trip date: October 2022
  • A
    · June 26th, 2022
    Trip date: June 2022
  • A
    · May 31st, 2022
    It was a very good trip. Better than anticipated. Well organised,good itinerary, excellent guide. Very full on as described but also very enjoyable. Would recommend.
    Trip date: May 2022
  • A
    · May 31st, 2022
    Trip date: May 2022
  • A
    · December 23rd, 2019
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    Explore! commented on this review
    Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your trip!
    Trip date: October 2019
    Review collected by Explore!

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8 days
Highlights of Turkey
From Istanbul to Dalyan
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    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

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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.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
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    • For any tour departing before April 24th, 2023 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after April 24th, 2023, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Explore!. 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 75 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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