Turkey Tours - 4 Days Cappadocia Gallipoli and Troy tour
Day 1: Northern Cappadocia Tour(*L)
Early morning pick you up from your hotel and transfer to airport to take a flight to Cappadocia (Nevsehir or Kayseri Airport). Self check-in in domestic terminal presenting your passports to airlines desk according to your flight time as you have already an electronic ticket. On your arrival, your driver will welcome you at the exit gate with your names written on a board.
You will arrive to our local office in Cappadocia and meet your guide and after picking other people from their hotels as well you will start your tour. You will start your visit by Goreme Panorama with its splendid over Goreme village, land of fairy chimneys. Then you will be fascinated by Open Air Museum, the biggest monastery complex of the region. You will continue with Ortahisar, a typical village with its castle and cave food storages. After you will visit one of the most interesting places, Fairy Chimney valley, Pasabag, with its mushroom like formed rocks. Passing through Imagination valley, Devrent, where you have the impression that animals are petrified in the rocks.
You will enjoy your lunch in a restaurant with open buffet variety.
Finally you will walk along Red River flourishing Avanos town famous with pottery cave workshops dating thousand years back to Hittites, the first civilization of Cappadocia. You are going to have fun trying to make potteries after you have a small demonstration.
(Dervish Cave House(Standart Room) or Historical Goreme House(Standart Room)
Day 2: Southern Cappadocia Tour(*B *L)
Optional balloon tour available for this morning.
Your guide will take you from your hotel around 09:30-09:45am then you will join your tour. Your visit start with Uchisar castle, the biggest fairy chimney used as a fortress by many civilizations. Then be ready to hike about 4km in beautiful Red Valley passing through Rose valley discovering beautiful rock churches, arriving to Cavusin village, one of the ancient settlement of the region with its cave houses.
For lunch you are going to taste Turkish cuisine in a local restaurant.
In the afternoon you will be amazed by Kaymakli Underground City widest of the regions served many centuries as refuge for the local people and saved early Christians from roman persecution.
Then you will visit Pigeon valley with its lovely pigeons still living in pigeons houses which has a wonderful view over Uchisar castle. Finally you will drive to Three Beauties Valley with its beautiful view over Urgup town famous with its wine factories.
End of the tour your driver will take you to the airport to take a flight back to Istanbul, Ataturk airport. On your arrival our agents, at the exit gate in the domestic terminal, will bare a board with your names written on. Then we will tansfer you back to your hotel. Overnight stay in Istanbul.
(Gulhane Park Hotel or Uyan Hotel(Standart Room)
Day 3: Gallipoli Tour(*L)
Pick up from your hotel 06:30-07:00am and on our way to Gallipoli, we stop by to have breakfast,after driving 5 hours you will arrive to Gallipoli. Then you will start your visit different memorials of Dardanelles, Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, ANZAC Commemorative Site, Respect to Mehmetcik Statue, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnstons Jolly (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels), Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery, The Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial.
You will have your lunch in a traditional Turkish restaurant.
End of the tour, you will take a ferry to Canakkale and overnight in the hotel.
(Grand Anzac Hotel or Comfort Anzac Hotel)
Day 4: Half day Troy Tour(*B*L)
After breakfast, On this day you will have free morning to enjoy this beautiful city on your own. At 12:00pm you will have your lunch then around 13:30-13:45pm you will start tour of Troy. You will be surprised with cleverly built Trojan Horse and you will discover over 10 ancient cities built one on another, dating back to 3500 BC, passing through Apollo Temple, fortified city walls, battle field where Hector and Achilles fought for power, Roman theater, Greco-Roman Senate building roundly shaped that hosted deputies of democracy.
After the tour we will drive you back to Istanbul, on arrival before midnight you will be transferred to your hotel. End of our service.
Important notice :
Prices are per person in double-twin or triple shared room.
Solo traveler should pay 25% extra for single supplement.
Springs and autumn time it is rainy in Canakkale, so provide an umbrella or rain coat.
Summers are hot, will be better to have sun-creme and hat.
Winters are cold and may be snowy, so bring your warm clothes and winter boots.
All over the year it is highly windy, you will need a light jacket.
Always wear comfortable shoes on this tour.
Per person 440 USD with credit card and 420 USD with cash payment
Hot air balloon tour per person 170 USD with credit card, 160 USD with cash payment
- Hotels with breakfast
- Bus transfersdomestic flights
- Airport transfers mentioned on the itinerary
- Lunch on tours
- Professional English speaking guide
- Personal expenses
- Drink during lunch
- Medical insurance
- Tip to guide and driver