Marmaris Discovery Tour (8 Days)


Overview

This 8-day tour starts in Marmaris, Turkey and ends in Istanbul, Turkey.

Highlights include :- Aphrodisias (UNESCO Heritage site) - Ephesus (UNESCO Heritage site) - Site of the Temple of Artemis - Gallipoli WW1 Battlefields - Troy (UNESCO Heritage site) - Pamukkale Calcium Travertines (UNESCO Heritage site) - Hierapolis - Pergamum (UNESCO Heritage site) - Istanbul Old City (UNESCO Heritage site) - St. Sophia Museum - Topkapi Palace - Blue Mosque - Hippodrome


Itinerary

Day 1 Wednesday

Marmaris

Make your way to your hotel, check in and enjoy the rest of the day free.

Overnight Marmaris, 3-star Candan City Beach

 

Day 2 Thursday

Marmaris, Pamukkale

After breakfast and checking out of your hotel we will transfer you to Pamukkale. Once in Pamukkale we tour the ancient city of Hierapolis. Take a dip, amongst ancient columns, in the hot springs that were used in Roman times for their therapeutic powers.

Overnight Pamukkale, 4-star Colossae Thermal Hotel

 

Day 3 Friday

Aphrodisias, Kusadasi

Today we drive west towards the Aegean coast and the city of Kusadasi. Along the way we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods before heading to the ancient site of Aphrodisias, recently included in UNESCO's World Heritage List, one of the most important archaeological sites of Turkey with well-preserved sculptures, monuments, inscriptions, structures and marble quarries, along the way.

Overnight Kusadasi, Boutique Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel

 

Day 4 Saturday

Ephesus, Sirince

Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of Ephesus and a visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre before continuing to the former Greek village of Sirince, famous for its fruit wines.

Overnight Kusadasi, Boutique Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel

 

Day 5 Sunday

Pergamum, Troy

Step back in time today as we visit the magnificent acropolis of Pergamum. Its impressive temples and library made it a renowned cultural and political centre in its time. We continue on and visit Troy and its famed Trojan Horse

Overnight Çanakkale, 5-star Kolin Hotel

 

Day 6 Monday

Gallipoli

After breakfast, we visit the WWI Battlefields of Gallipoli including Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair Memorials, ANZAC Cove, The Nek, Johnston's Jolly, original trenches and tunnels before driving to back to Istanbul.

Overnight Istanbul, 5-star Radisson Pera Hotel

 

Day 7 Tuesday

Istanbul Old City

Tour the exotic city that spans both Europe and Asia visiting the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome. Cruise between two continents on the stretch of water that separates Europe from Asia in the afternoon with an optional 'Half day Bosphorous cruise'.

Overnight Istanbul, 5-star Radisson Pera Hotel

 

Day 8 Wednesday

Istanbul

After breakfast, our tour concludes, and we say goodbye to our new friends before being transferred to the airport for your onward flight.


Price Details

Deposit £150.00 per person

Current 'Hot Deals' for Marmaris Discovery Tour:  

Booked between 14 Feb 2019 - 31 Mar 2019

Discount 15%

Child Discounts available:

From age 8 to age 12

Discount 25%

 

725 £ /per person

Per person in a double room