Classic Turkey Circle – Tour TR102

Istanbul, Cappadocia, Pamukkale,  Izmir, Troy, Canakkale, Gallipoli

10 Days

Unique rock formations, ancient underground cities and frozen waterfalls. Visit some of Turkey’s most exotic and historic places. Guaranteed departures with minimum 2 passengers. Tour is operating in three different categories, with superior, cave-style and budget options

tour Cappadocia Istanbul

Day 01 Fri : Istanbul
Independent arrival in Istanbul. Our representative will meet you at arrival level and you will be transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.

Day 02 Sat : Istanbul
Today we will embark on a city tour of Istanbul after breakfast at the hotel. We’ll see during the guided tour the Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar.  The day ends with an overnight stay in Istanbul.(B)

Day 03 Sun: Istanbul – Ankara – Cappadocia
After breakfast, we depart for Ankara where we will visit Mausoleum of Ataturk and its Museum. This is the burial place of the national hero who founded modern Republic of Turkey. We then depart for Cappadocia . After a picturesque trip along the Salt Lake , we will arrive in Cappadocia for an overnight stay. (BD)

Day 04 Mon : Cappadocia
Early in the morning an optional Balloon tour is available. Then, full day excursion in Cappadocia including visits to the Kaymakli Underground City, Open Air Museum in Goreme and natural fortress in Uchisar. Lunch in a cave restaurant to taste the local specialty , the pottery Kebap.Here, we will have the opportunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets ,Turkish tiles ,onyx and potteries. Overnight stay in Cappadocia. (BL)
Optional night tour with a Turkish show and dinner is available.

Day 05 Tue : Cappadocia – Konya – Pamukkale
Early departure for Pamukkale. On the way, visit the 13th century Seljukian masterpiece Sultanhan Caravanserai before arrival in Konya. After visiting the Mausoleum of Mevlana, we continue our drive to Pamukkale for an overnight stay. (BD)

Day 06 Wed : Pamukkale – Izmir
After breakfast, visit the ancient Hierapolis with the magnificent Necropolis, graveyard and the lime cascade. Thereafter, we continue our drive to Selcuk to visit Temple of Artemis ‘‘one of the seven wonders of the ancient world ‘’ then continue to Kusadasi for overnight stay. (BD)

Day 07 Thu Izmir – Ephesus Sirince – Izmir
Morning drive to Ancient city of Ephesus where we will visit its magnificent library, theater and temples. Lunch in nomadic tent in Selcuk to taste Turkish Gozleme. Continue to marvelous village of Sirince where you be able to experience on of the most beautiful villages in Turkey. You may be able to do shopping and taste delicious wines of the village. Return to Izmir for overnight. (BLD) 

Day 08 Fri: Izmir Canakkale
Early departure for Bergama to visit the Asklepion with its well preserved remains
before continuing to Troy, the site where the legendary Trojan War took place. Drive to Canakkale for an overnight stay. (B,D)

Day 09 Sat: Istanbul
After breakfast, we will cross the Dardanelles then continue to Gallipoli to visit Anzac Cove , Nek , Conk Bair, Lone Pine and regiment memorial as well as the war museum. Arrival in Istanbul for an overnight stay. (B)

Day 10 Sun: Return
After breakfast transfer to Ataturk airport. (B)



  • Arrival transfers (Sabiha Gokcen airport is subject to surcharge)
  • Departure transfer 9am and 1pm shuttles (to new airport)
  • Hotel Accommodation as per list
  • Meals are as indicated in the itineraries with code letters: B -Breakfast,L -Lunch, D -Dinner
  • Professional Tour Guides throughout Turkey Programs
  • Luggage handling in the hotels
  • Local Taxes
  • Museum Entrance fees


  • Personal expenses
  • Customary gratitude to your guide and driver
  • Tour operates with minimum 2 passengers


Hotels: (4-5* Superior Class) or similar
Istanbul: Kent (Old City)
Cappadocia: Burcu Kaya
Pamukkale: Doga Thermal
Izmir: Kaya Thermal
Canakkale: Kolin
Istanbul Return: Kent (Old City)
Hotels: (4-5* Superior Class) (Cave Style Hotel Upgrade in
Cappadocia) or similar
Istanbul: Kent (Old City)
Cappadocia: Dilek Kaya (Cave Style Hotel)
Pamukkale: Doga Thermal
Izmir: Kaya Thermal
Canakkale: Kolin
Istanbul Return: Kent (Old City)