5-Day Aegean Tour From Istanbul: Gallipoli, Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus, Kusadasi, Pamukkale And Hierapolis

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    7:00 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse, Cankurtaran, Akbıyık Cd. No: 17, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey, , Traveler pickup is offered, Customers may be picked up from their hotel where it is located in, or near .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    • If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
    • Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Travel along the breathtaking coastline of Turkeys Aegean region, full of ancient Greek cities, on this tour from Istanbul. With your local guide, visit the battlefields of Gallipoli, explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city of Troy and tour ancient ruins in Pergamum and Ephesus. Enjoy a relaxing soak in the hot springs of Hierapolis, admire the white limestone terraces of Pamukkale and get a taste for culture as you browse hand-crafted leather goods in Kusadasi and explore a silk bazaar in Bursa. Youll stay in 4- to 5-star hotels, with daily meals included, and enjoy comfortable transportation.

Highlights

  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Breakfast included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Multi-Day Trip

Know More about this tour

Day 1: Istanbul -- Gallipoli -- anakkale (D)
Youll be picked up from your Istanbul hotel and taken to the Gallipoli peninsula for a tour of the World War I battlefields and other war-related sites with your guide. Visit the Lone Pine Memorial and Chunuk Bair Memorial, as well as Anzac cove, the Nek, Johnston's Jolly and original trenches and tunnels.

Afterward, head to your hotel in the town and seaport of anakkale.

Overnight: 4-star Iris hotel or similar in anakkale

Day 2: anakkale Troy -- Pergamum -- Kusadasi (B, D)
Enjoy breakfast in the morning and then step back in time on a visit to Troy, a UNESCO World Heritage Site home of the famed Trojan Horse. Here, learn about the city's fascinating ancient history, including its connection to Homers Odyssey.

Continue your tour to Pergamum, an ancient Greek city, where youll visit the magnificent acropolis whose impressive temples and library made Pergamum a renowned cultural and political center in its time.

After your tour, head to your hotel in Kusadasi for dinner.

Overnight: 4-star Marina Hotel or similar in Kusadasi

Day 3: Kusadasi -- Ephesus -- Kusadasi (B, D)
After breakfast, absorb yourself in history with a day trip to Ephesus. Conjure up images of the grandeur of Turkey under Roman rule on a tour around its ruins, seeing highlights like the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Break for lunch and then head to a local carpet village, where youll learn about the tradition of carpet weaving and see carpets being made by hand. In the evening, head back to your hotel in Kusadasi for dinner.

Overnight: 4-star Marina Hotel or similar in Kusadasi

Day 4: Kusadasi Pamukkale Hierapolis -- Pamukkale (B, D)
Start your morning with breakfast and then browse a display of locally hand-crafted leather goods. Then, head to Pamukkale to admire the magnificent white limestone terraces, known as travertines.

Enjoy a tour of the ancient city of Hierapolis to see the magnificently preserved Necropolis, its main street fronted by gates, Basilica of St Philippe and a Greek-Roman theater.

You can also take a dip in the hot springs, which were used in Roman times because of their therapeutic powers. After your relaxing soak, head back to Pamukkale for dinner in the evening.

Overnight: 5-star Colossae hotel or similar in Pamukkale

Day 5: Pamukkale -- Istanbul
On your fifth day, journey back to Istanbul, passing through rural Turkey and ancient Bursa to visit famous Green mosque and explore a silk bazaar. When you arrive, youll be taken to your hotel to conclude your tour.

Inclusions

Air-conditioned vehicle

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Local guide

4 nights of accommodation

Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)

Exclusions

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Not wheelchair accessible

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

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