After the transfer from the airport to the hotel, the tour starts with an Istanbul City Tour and then continues the next day with an Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise and departure to Izmir and Kuşadası. On day four, a great tour of Ephesus’ amazing sights and the idyllic Turkish village of Şirince are on the agenda. The next day, visitors will explore the mysterious beauty of Pamukkale before returning to Istanbul the following day.
After the airport transfer and a tour of Istanbul, the trip continues to Antalya where visitors can see the old city and waterfalls of the historic summer town. On the fifth day, the tour continues to Konya for a visit of the world-famous Mevlana Museum, after which the drive continues onto Cappadocia, where the next day is spent with a thorough tour of all the major sights such as Göreme and the Underground Cities. By day seven, visitors head to Ankara and get a great tour of the capital city, returning to Istanbul the next day.
This 10-day tour is perfect for nature lovers because Turkey’s Black Sea region is most comparable to the Swiss Alps, with mountain ranges and alpine pastures that are as beautiful as they are natural. After arriving at the Trabzon Airport, visitors get a city tour and then continue to Giresun, Uzungöl, Ayder alpine pasture, the Fırtına Valley, the Kaçkar Dağları National Park, the amazing Sumela Monastery, and much more.
After arriving in Trabzon, this tour takes a more historic route and visits the Sumela Monastery as well as the Karaca Cave. On day four, tourists will get to see the beautiful remnants of Ani, after which (the next day) they’ll get to gaze at Mount Ararat. The following day is all about Lake Van and the amazing Church of the Holy Cross on Akdamar Island. If that didn’t suffice, the last day of the tour also includes the mysterious 12th-century Selçuk cemetery in Ahlat and Bitlis, which is known for being quite the unique medieval town.