GALLIPOLI - TROY - PERGAMON - EPHESUS - PAMUKKALE - CAPPADOCIA
Drive from Istanbul at around 6.00- 06.30 a.m. Drive to Tekirdag city which is around 150 km from Istanbul through Gallipoli.
After breakfast we resume to drive troy by ferry which takes around 30 minutes and you will see Canakkale city which has Trojan Horse from Brad Pitt Movie of -Troy-
EPHESUS ANTIQUE CITY
Where World's biggest library located as Celsius library as well as other highlights such as its roman Baths, Hadrian Temple, Curettes Street, agora, Theatre.
Known as Pink Valley or Imagination Valley. Lunar landscape where has rock formations shaped by nature in thousand years
|(+) Round Trip airfare to/from Izmir|
|(+) Bus Tickets|
|(+) 2 Nights Hotel Accommodation in Kusadasi, Breakfast and Dinner include|
|(+) 1 Night Hotel Accommodation in Eceabat, Breakfast include|
|(+) 1 Night Hotel Accommodation in Cappadocia, Breakfast include|
|(+) 2 Days excursions, guided by licensed guides, at Ephesus and Pamukkale, including lunches|
|(+) 2 Days excursions, guided by licensed guides, at Gallipoli and Troy/Pergamon, including lunches|
|(+) 2 Days excursions, guided by licensed guides, at Cappadocia, including lunches|
|(+) All the transfers in Istanbul and Izmir as specified-Entrance fees|
|(-) Personal Expenses|
|(-) Drinks during meals|
Drive from Istanbul at around 6.00- 06.30 a.m. Drive to Tekirdag city which is around 150 km from Istanbul through Gallipoli. Give open buffet breakfast. After wake up with turkish cultural breakfast resume to gallipoli with the information of guide and small movie about gallipoli.
Upon arrival to Eceabat we will visit Kilitbahir and peninsula. Break for lunch and resume to Kabatepe area where wars held. Anzac cove, Lone Pine, Chunuk Bair, johnston’s jolly and war trenches as well as some turkish memorials.
After tour directly we to hotel for time in leisure and overnight in Eceabat.
After breakfast we resume to drive troy by ferry which takes around 30 minutes and you will see Canakkale city which has Trojan Horse from Brad Pitt Movie of ‘Troy’. It is best known for Trojan War described odyssey of Iliad. City called as Illium and found by German architect Schliemann.
At the entrance of Troy you will see imitation of Trojan horse that you can climb inside and take perfect pictures. Your guide will explain about the mythology of surrounding ‘Troy’.
During visit most suprising thing will be settlement of cities which is 11 floors from different terms.
And then we drive to Pergamon. Visiting;
Antique city called as Pergamum which is located in town of Bergama in Eagean side of Turkey.
In antique city pergamon you will see upper and lower acropolis, ruins from roman and middle ages.
Sanctuary of Asclepius, Serapis Temple.
After complete visit you will be transferred to your Hotel in Kusadasi, overnight in Kusadasi.
After breakfast, Our guide and driver will come to pick you up for visits;
Temple of Artemis:
Known for Diana Temple which is built 550 BC. Ordered to built by lydian king Kroisos long around 120 years to built. Some parts of temple somehow gone to london know exhibited in British Museum.
Ephesus antique City:
Where World’s biggest library located as Celsius library as well as other highlights such as its roman Baths, Hadrian Temple, Curettes Street, agora, Theatre.
House of Virgin Mary:
After complete visit, transfer to Hotel in Kusadasi, overnight in Kusadasi.
After brekfast we drive through Pamukkale Town where famous Cotton Cliff’s located with Hierapolis antique city.
Currently comprise an archaeological museum. Hierapolis is now selected as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hierapolis has earliest known example of a crank and rod mechanism which has sections of;
Frontinus Gate, North Byzantine Gate, Temple of Apollo, Plutonium, Nymphaeum, Necropolis, Sawmill and Antique pool;
On Roman Empire time, pools served as a health center. In those years, thousands of people used to come to the baths with its thermal water.
Transfer to bus station for overnight bus to cappadocia. (Flight option available, Please ask your tour operator)
Your guide will meet you at arrival in region and join the party to start visits;
Devrent Valley; Known as Pink Valley or Imagination Valley. Lunar landscape where has rock formations shaped by nature in thousand years.
Goreme Open Air Museum; During the end of second century big number of Christian population migrated to Cappadocia region that they caved fairy chimneys and converted to Church.
Monk Valley; valley of Monks such where become a monastic community by the end of 3th century Also St. Simeon was one of the many monks whom lived in cappadocia.
Avanos; Famous with its red river clay and pottery
Overnight in Cappadocia.
*We can offer optional hot air balloon tour on this morning.
Check-out from hotel after your breakfast and take luggage with you to go on board.
Red Valley; Also called as Rose Valley because of Red rock Stones.
Cavusin Valley; Rock houses hided inside green nature covered with fairy chimneys.
Kaymakli Underground City; Deepest and biggest underground city in cappadocia region where has hundreds of tunnels and rooms with low, narrow and sloping passages.. Opened as Museum in 1964.
Ucguzeller; Means three beauties, You will hear fascinating story of family which is converted to Stone. Additionally, Marvellous beauty of nature and dust.
Uchisar: The place where famous with silk Road and its Castle. As well as famuous rock formations and shelter of pigeons.
Transfer to airport for your flight to ISTANBUL.
Our representative will welcome back you in Istanbul airport and transfer to your hotel.