Amazing Turkey by Land

A compact tour of Turkey’s amazing wonders and natural beauties. This 10-day tour starts off exploring the beautiful Istanbul, before heading to Gallipoli to pay respect to fallen soldiers at Anzac Cove. After this, you will head south and visit the ever popular Trojan Horse, before taking in the ancient wonders of Ephesus. Also included in this tour is a boat trip around Dalyan coast. Lastly you will visit the healing pools and ancient ruins of Pamukkale and then fly back to Istanbul.

Duration

Destination

Start/Ends in

10 Days

Turkey

Istanbul / Istanbul

Hotels

Group Size

Age Requirement

5 & 4 Star

12-42 People

18+

Trip Rating

Trip Theme

Departs

4.7

100 reviews

In-Depth Explorer,Overland

June to September

Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • This 10-day tour hits the unmissable gems of Turkey, from the volcanic-rock mountains to the ancient cities and coastal towns.
  • Spend 3 nights by the coastal town of Fethiye, enjoying cocktails by the turquoise water or making the most of optional activities including paragliding, mud bathing and river cruising.
  • Experience bucket-list moments with optional activities such as floating over the fairy chimneys of Cappadocia in a Hot Air Balloon.
  • Swim in the revitalising, mineral rich waters of Pamukkale and explore the Cotton Castle landscapes.
  • Visit the historical heartlands of Turkey, including the shores of Gallipoli to honour the fallen ANZAC Soldiers and famous ancient cities of Troy, Pergamum and Kusadasi
  • Enjoy less time transiting and more time holidaying with an included domestic flight from Cappadocia to Istanbul to shorten the time you spend driving in our Travel Talk Coaches.
  • Stay in hand-picked, centrally located and authentic 5 & 4-Star hotels with all breakfasts and 7 dinners included.
  • Want to spend a few days sailing across the Turkish Coastline? Check out our Amazing Turkey by Gulet tours.

Sights Visited on This Tour

The exterior features a beautiful cascade of domes and six minarets and blue Iznik tiles adorn the interior giving the building its unofficial but commonly used name.

A region of exceptional natural and man-made wonders. Take the chance to discover underground cities carved into rock, fairy chimneys and many more...

Home of the famous Caretta Caretta turtles. Take the most popular mud bath in Turkey, and then a fantastic boat trip is to take you to Iztuzu beach.

The best preserved ancient town in Turkey, Ephesus embarks you on a journey to ancient times while roaming the streets.Celcius Library is the most important remains of it.

Fethiye is the perfect launching pad to explore the many tourist attractions and things to do along Turkey's Turquoise Coast. The town has surrounding beaches.

Lone Pine, Chunuk Bair, Anzac Cove, Johnston's Jolly, North Beach, Ari Burnu, Hell Spit, Brighton Beach, Shrapnel Valley, Artillery Raod, Quinn's Road and more


The Hagia Sophia, among the Seven Wonders of the World, awaits you with all its magnificence. The hundreds of years old structure will fascinate you on sight.

Istanbul is a major city in Turkey that straddles Europe and Asia across the Bosphorus Strait. Its Old City reflects cultural influences of the many empires that once ruled here.

Home of the world-famous travertines, the cotton castle. You will witness the unusual and beautiful scenery just near the ancient city of Hierapolis.

Home of the Sultans, heart of the Ottoman Empire
 Roam through the royal palace of the Ottomans and follow their footsteps to see their most valued treasures.

Troy is the name of the Bronze Age city attacked in the Trojan War. The legendary city where you can outline layers of ruins of cities built on top of each other...

Tour Inclusions

Accommodation

5 and 4 star hotels

Meals

9 breakfasts, 7 dinners

Transportation

A/C coach or mini-bus, Domestic flight.

Airport Transfer(s)

From Istanbul Airport and Sabiha Gokcen Airport (on day 1)

Tour Guiding

Services of experienced Travel Talk local guides, licensed by the Ministry of Tourism

Flight

Domestic Flight between Cappadocia and Istanbul

Sightseeing

Blue Mosque
Hagia Sophia
Topkapi Palace Museum
Derinkuyu Underground City

Goreme Open Air Museum
Cavusin
Pigeon Valley
Uchisar
Ihlara Valley

Pamukkale White Terraces
Ephesus Ancient City
Troy Ancient City
Anzac Cove
Beach Cemetery

Lone Pine
Chunuk Bair
War Trenches
Saklikent
Oludeniz

What is NOT included?

What is NOT included?

- Any flights not mentioned above
- Travel Insurance
- Meals not stated above
- Items of a personal nature

- Tips and gestures
- Entrance fees to the sights and museums
- Optional activities
- Other services not stated in the itinerary

Dates & Rates

All prices are per person, based on double, twin or triple share occupancy. Solo passengers not wishing to pay a single supplement will be accommodated in a double, twin or triple room according to availability with a passenger(s) of the same gender.

The below rates are for solo travellers, the 2 FOR 1 deal will be applied when you select 2 or more travellers during the booking process.

The below rates are for solo travellers, the 2 FOR 1 deal will be applied when you select 2 or more travellers during the booking process.

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Accommodation

LEGACY OTTOMAN HOTEL
Istanbul
5 Star

Hotel continues its deep meaning that coming from its history which is adjacent to the most important historical monuments of the city, is the only five-star hotel in the region.

KOLIN HOTEL
Canakkale
5 Star

The 5-star hotel in Gallipoli is a perfect place to relax and prepare for the upcoming big tour. The large swimming pool and the delicious open buffet add up to the comfortable rooms they offer.

RAMADA HOTEL & SUITES
Kusadasi
4 Star

Ramada Hotel & Suites Kusadasi in Kusadası has 5-star accommodation with a private beach area, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre. The property features a bar.

HOTEL GREENLAND
Fethiye
4 Star

This hotel is located in heart of pine forest where it’s peaceful, calm. And this hotel has a large swimming pool to offer as well as daily attractions and close to Oludeniz beach.

HIERA PARK DELUXE HOTEL
Pamukkale
5 Star

This hotel is located in Karahayit regions where is famous with it's mineral hot waters and this hotel offers an absolute relaxation with it’s hot thermal pools & spa center.

AVRASYA HOTEL
Cappadocia
5 Star

This is a very special place in Cappadocia which has been shaped by magic hands of nature. The hotel is in the intersection of the real world and the world of fairies. Also in a very good location.

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Istanbul
LEGACY OTTOMAN HOTEL
5 Star
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Canakkale
KOLIN HOTEL
5 Star
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Kusadasi
RAMADA HOTEL & SUITES
4 Star
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Fethiye
HOTEL GREENLAND
4 Star
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Pamukkale
HIERA PARK DELUXE HOTEL
5 Star
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Cappadocia
AVRASYA HOTEL
5 Star

Tour Reviews

At Travel Talk we do not only strive to provide excellent value for premium adventures but also to exceed expectations in every aspect of our trips, which is reflected in an enviable 98.2% customer satisfaction rate in 2019. Thanks to the invaluable feedback of our incredible travellers, we are continuously working to improve ourselves and the communities we touch, year after year.

4.7/5 100 reviews
  • Accomodation 4.4
  • Transportation 4.61
  • Value for Money 4.87
  • Guide 4.85
  • Overall 4.69

D. Miller

Bus drivers were also great people who were always helpful. Yıldıray was exceptional in my view. He is high energy, informative, fun, organised and flexible. He did his best to accomodate all our requests and suggestions. Thanks for a great introduction to Turkey.

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B. Shead

Mustafa was wonderfulon the tour, very helpful, knowledgeable and generally very lovely. I would recommend.

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S. Davies

Mustafa was so easy going and a fun guide. He always had interesting information and local knowledge. The hotel standard were high and very comfortable. I appreciated the wifi and air conditionar in the room.

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A. Sheikh

Mustafa is amazing. He was more than a tour guide. He felt like family,a super close friend. He was super informativeand very prompt. He was super nice and super funny. Mustafa definitely knows his stuff. Honestly speaking.

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A. Leitao

Mustafa is a fantastic guide and I really appreciate everything that he has done for us. He has great knowledge and insight, is friendly, organised, calm and good humoured. The tour would not have been the same without him. Thanks. The bus drivers were great and the bus very comfortable.

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A. Smith

Aykut was a wonderful guide. He was very knowledgeable and delivered the informationin a fun and interesting way. He answered all questions and remained proffesional at all times while keeping the environment fun for all travellers. Loved being on his tour and he made the group laugh.

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L. Collins

Yavuz was an incredible tour guide. He had the best stories and was like a friend. Made me very safe. Bus drivers were very kind and friendly. I did not expect to learn as much as I did. Very happy with my tour and would go through Travel Talk again.

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B. Thompson

Yavuz was an amazing guide. Great knowledge of the country. I enjoyed own perspectives that he shared. He made genuine effort to include and make sure all guests enjoyed tour experience.

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R. McMurtrie

It was an awesome trip with great info, sights and tour guide / drivers!

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A. Beaufoy

Mustafa was highly knowledgeable & a good guide. The land activities were excellent – Saklıkent was a highlight. The tour was the perfect blend of relaxing & sightseeing. Highly enjoyable & would highly recommend!

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Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • This 10-day tour hits the unmissable gems of Turkey, from the volcanic-rock mountains to the ancient cities and coastal towns.
  • Spend 3 nights by the coastal town of Fethiye, enjoying cocktails by the turquoise water or making the most of optional activities including paragliding, mud bathing and river cruising.
  • Experience bucket-list moments with optional activities such as floating over the fairy chimneys of Cappadocia in a Hot Air Balloon.
  • Swim in the revitalising, mineral rich waters of Pamukkale and explore the Cotton Castle landscapes.
  • Visit the historical heartlands of Turkey, including the shores of Gallipoli to honour the fallen ANZAC Soldiers and famous ancient cities of Troy, Pergamum and Kusadasi
  • Enjoy less time transiting and more time holidaying with an included domestic flight from Cappadocia to Istanbul to shorten the time you spend driving in our Travel Talk Coaches.
  • Stay in hand-picked, centrally located and authentic 5 & 4-Star hotels with all breakfasts and 7 dinners included.
  • Want to spend a few days sailing across the Turkish Coastline? Check out our Amazing Turkey by Gulet tours.
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