During this one week tour discover less known spots of Istanbul and enjoy fun and sun in the Mediterranean region.
Upon arrival in Istanbul, transfer to your hotel and time at leisure.
If you wish to get already acquainted with this metropolis, you may consider to join a "Dining Out the Turkish Way" evening program (not included in the price).
For this first day in Turkey, you may join any of the cultural tours offered yet, we recommend, for those who have already been in Istanbul to embark for a full day "Bosphorus Strait Cruise" : an enjoyable way to get a view of Istanbul both shores and outskirts !
A lesser known part of Istanbul's history yet very interesting and beautiful are surely the "Byzantine Monasteries" :
Byzantine churches, Byzantine stone houses, cisterns, dungeons, columns, palaces and lots of other places such as the Saint Savior in Chora !
In the evening, transfer to the airport and flight to Antalya where you will be driven to your hotel for overnight.
Meeting with the tour guide at your hotel and depart for the "Perge, Aspendos, Kursunlu" tour, a blend of culture and fun at the refreshing waterfalls of Kursunlu.
Overnight in Antalya.
We will enjoy a relaxing day as we cruise along the Mediterranean coast and pine forests... Sit back, swim, enjoy, relax !
After return to your hotel, you will be met by your driver for your transfer to the bus station : drive to Fethiye for overnight.
On this relaxing day, we will embark a "gullet" (woodden boat) and meet with the butterflies in their valley, wander on the Saint Nicholas island... A day of joy and fun !
For this last day, we will go on tour to Tlos, the city of Pegasus and to the canyon of Saklikent for a freshen up !
A perfect combination of culture and fun !
At the end of the day, transfer to the Dalaman airport for flight to Istanbul.
Unless you plan to stay another night in Fethiye before heading to Rhodes the next morning...
Time at leisure till transfer to the airport for home flight (meeting at your hotel will be 3 hours prior to take-off).
- All accommodation on Bed & Breakfast basis in 4* or boutique hotels
- All pick-up services
- All excursions – on group basis (unless otherwise specified in the program), with English speaking tour guide, entrance fees and lunch included
- If/when mentioned in a program, intercity bus tickets
- Visa fee to enter Turkey which can be obtained online at www.evisa.gov.tr/en/
- Drinks and any other personal expenses
- Personal travel insurances (theft, loss of belongings, cancellation, health...)
- International and domestic flights
- Any other service which has not been stated as included above or in the program description
955,- EUR per person
Price may change depending the period of the year and number of passengers.
This proposed tour is a typical round trip yet it can be revised as per your interests, wishes, budget... Due to closure days of some monuments and/or air schedules the program may need to be re-arranged accordingly. Prices will be revised according to the requested services The price quote fr this typical tour is based on a party of 4 adults sharing two double rooms. Possible extras : - All services on private basis - Extra tours in the evening (folklore shows, dinner cruises, Whirling Dervishes ceremonies... - Higher hotel category - Other choice of tours - Single use rooms and/or additional beds - Guidance in other language than English (depending the language, a supplement may be charged) - Replace the organized daily tours by a rental car - Private driver during the complete program (no air tickets needed then) General Comments : - On the day by day description, the included meals will be indicated as per below : B = Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner (Example : B,L,D) - For further information about this program, please contact us using the request for below - For bigger parties or groups, please contact us for your quotation.
Both in Turkey and Greece, winters may be cold and summers hot. On the other hand, you will most probably be visiting archaeological sites with more or less walking difficulties. Hence an adapted outfit is recommended :
Do not forget !
Visiting archaeological site may require good physical conditions and access to people with reduced mobility is not always possible. During visits and stops, the buses will be locked and under the supervision of the driver. Hence, if you wish, you can leave some personal belongings in the bus yet at your own responsibility. If not done at subscription, inform your tour guide as soon as you get on the coach about your specific food requirements so that the restaurant booked for lunch can be informed accordingly in due time.