Istanbul and Turkey’s treasures
Welcome to Turkey
Arrival to Istanbul.Meet with Bemettour staff and transfer to your hotel.Overnight in Istanbul.
After breakfast departure for a tour of old Istanbul.Our tour includes Hippodrome,Blue Mosque,St Sophia known as ‘’the Church of the Divine Wisdom’’.After lunch we drive to Edirne.Dinner and overnight in Edirne.
Today we visit Edirne including Üç Şerefeli Camii built in 15th century,then Selimiye Camii one of Turkey’s finest mosques built by Mimar Sinan.Our last visit in Edirne will be İkinci Beyazıt Külliyesi built between 1484 and 1488 and its the largest Ottoman spiritual and physical welfare complex ever constructed.
Before leaving Edirne we will visit Darüşşifa (therapy center),now ıts Museum of Health with its rich collection of medical equipment.
Departure for Çanakkale .Dinner and overnight in Çanakkale .
Our first visit will be Troy ,followed by Bergama Asclepion,the town’s Greco-Roman built by Hadrian in 117-138 AD.Dikili and Çandarlı with its Genoese fortress.
Arrival to Kuşadası .Dinner and overnight in Kuşadası.
Departure from your hotel for Ephesus ,one of the best preserved ancient city around the Mediterranean.We visit Temple of Artemis,The Arcadian Way and the theater ,Library of Celsus,Curetes Street, famous Roman baths and The House of Virgin Mary.Before leaving the region we visit Şirince village an ancient and well- preserved ,originally Greek built village .The village is famous by its fruit wines.We also visit a carpet weaving center and to learn how they are made by hand .
Departure for Pamukkale .Dinner and overnight in Pamukkale .
Today we will discover the magnificient White calcium terraces known as travertines in Pamukkale .Before leaving the region we also visit ancient city of Aphrodisias along the way .The site is situated on a high plateau over 600 m and its among the most isolated and beautiful archeological sites of Turkey.
Departure for Fethiye .Dinner and overnight in Fethiye
Today we visit major sites of ancient Lycian Federation.Tlos,Xantos and Letoon.
Dinner and overnight in Kaş or Kalkan .
Today we will visit Simena,Demre,Myra including Saint Nicholas church and Termessos .
Arrival to Antalya ,dinner and overnight in Antalya
Today we will have an half day tour and we will visit Kaleiçi Antalya’s old quarter and old harbour .Free time in the afternoon ,an option to relax .
Dinner and overnight in Antalya
After breakfast , you will have free time in Antalya . Transfer to Antalya airport with Bemettour staff.
9 nights accomodation
All airport transfer
Transportation in a fully air conditioned,non smoking vehicle
Professional English speaking tour guide duration of the tour
Car ferry fees between Eceabat-Canakkale
All entrance fees mentioned in programme
Tour does not include
Items of a personal nature
Expenses which are not mentioned at the included section