Highlights of Turkey 9 Nights/ 10 Days
January 5 - January 14, 2013
ISTANBUL - CAPPADOCIA - KONYA - PAMUKKALE - KUSADASI - CANAKKALE
TORONTO LUXURY TRAVEL GROUP invites to join this fascinating tour taking in the highlights of Turkey with money saving rates. The tour is based on 4 star hotels to allow you to get the same taste of sightseeing with affordable value.
YOUR TRAVEL ITINERARY
Day 1 (Jan[masked]-Sat): Toronto / Istanbul
Check in at the Toronto Pearson Airport and board your flight to Turkey. Overnight on board.
Day 2 (Jan[masked]-Sun): Istanbul / Kayseri or Nevsehir / Cappadocia (D)
Arrival to Istanbul airport and catch a connecting flight to Kayseri or Nevsehir. You will be met and transferred to your hotel by your tour guide.
Dinner & overnight.
Day 3 (Jan[masked]-Mon): Cappadocia (B,L,D)
Breakfast at the hotel, morning visit to the underground city of Kaymaklı & Citadel of Uchisar. After lunch continue with the valley of "Göreme" & open air museum. The last sites will be Pasabag valley and Avanos.
Return to hotel for dinner & overnight.
Day 4 (Jan[masked]-Tue): Cappadocia / Konya / Pamukkale (B,L,D)
Early in the morning, we drive to Konya stopping by and viewing the Seljuk Sultanhani Caravanserai on the way. We visit the Mausoleum of Mevlana in Konya. Lunch will be served on the way. Arrive in Pamukkale and enjoy the sunset with its unique formation of petrified calcium cliffs. Dinner and overnight.
Day 5 (Jan[masked]-Wed): Pamukkale / Kusadasi (B,L,D)
After breakfast, we visit the ancient city of Hierapolis in detail. Necropolis, Nymfaeum, Main Street and calcified travertine. Continue to Kusadasi for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 (Jan[masked]-Thu): Kusadasi (B,L,D)
In the morning, we visit the house of Virgin Mary. Continue to the Ionian city of Ephesus, the Roman Capital of Asia Minor. We visit the ancient city covering Bouleterion, Prytaneum, Celcius library, Hadrian’s temple and theater. We will enjoy a fashion show on leather goods during the day. Dinner and overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 7 (Jan[masked]-Fri): Kusadasi / Canakkale (B,L,D)
After breakfast we drive to Pergamon to visit Asklepion. Lunch in town. Following lunch, we drive to world renown city of Troy, to the legendary town mentioned in the "Iliad". Drive to Canakkale.
Dinner and overnight.
Day 8 (Jan[masked]-Sat): Canakkale / Istanbul (B,L)
In the morning, after breakfast we cross the Dardanelles by ferry and drive to Istanbul. We have lunch en route. We transfer you to your hotel in Istanbul. Overnight.
Day 9 (Jan[masked]-Sun): Istanbul (B,L)
After breakfast visit to St. Sophia Museum, which is one of the great architectural marvels of the ancient world. We continue on to the Hippodrome, the sportive and political center of the Old City to see Egyptian Obelisk, Serpentine Column and German Fountain. Afterwards, we visit the Blue Mosque, facing St. Sophia and famous for its delicate blue tiles, and unique 6-minaret design. We then visit Topkapi Palace, seat of the Ottoman Empire for four centuries and visit the Treasury. Overnight.
Day 10 (Jan[masked]-Mon): Istanbul / Toronto (B)
Free time until your transfer for your flight home to Toronto.
– End of your Tour –
Including International Flights from Toronto C$ 2,706*
Single Supplement: C$ 548
*Airfare inclusive price is with Turkish Airlines departing from Toronto. Prices are subject to availability at the time of reservation and is subject to change. Flight taxes C$ 420 not included in price.
Hotels Included in Package:
ISTANBUL VICENZA Hotel or simiar (4 Star) ÇANAKKALE TUSAN Hote IZMIR BLANCA Hot KUSADASI PINE MARINPAMUKKALE RICHMOND H ANTALYA B.W.KHAN HKONYA OZKAYMAK H CAPPADOCIA DINLER NEV ANKARA ICKALE Hotel or similar (4 Star)
* Accommodation at listed hotels or equivalent in Twin-bedded rooms* Specified meals in the itineraries as B-breakfast, L-lunch, D-dinner. * Service charges,V.A.Tax, professional English speaking guide, baggage handling charges, admission fees as per itinerary. * Touring by A/C First Class Coach or Midi-bus or Minibus (Depending on the size of the group). * Should there be any changes in the tax ratio it will be reflected on rates
Personal expenses, soft drinks, tea and coffee during meals, tips to guide and driver.
Terms and conditions may apply.