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Ancient Wonders of Turkey
12 days from £4,425pp
Visit the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace in Istanbul.
Travel along the Gallipoli Peninsula, past historic battlefields and WWI memorials.
Visit the Acropolis and Asclepion of ancient Pergamon.
Enjoy local wine from the terrace of your boutique hotel in pretty Sirince.
Explore the spectacular ruined city of Ephesus.
Spend time exploring the ancient sites around Antalya.
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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 Istanbul
International outbound flight , Istanbul
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival into Istanbul airport you'll be met by your private driver and guide, and driven into the city to your hotel, where you stay for the next four nights.
Day 2 Istanbul
Day 3 Istanbul
Day 4 Istanbul
Day 5 Canakkale
You leave Istanbul today and head towards the Gallipoli Peninsula. Here, you'll explore some of the many battlefields and memorials, before continuing across the Dardanelles to Canakkale, where you spend the night.
Day 6 Şirince
Day 7 Şirince
You have today entirely at your leisure to explore the village and surrounding countryside at your own pace. You could try a walk across the olive grove-covered hillside, or if you'd prefer to stay in Sirince it has a lovely local market which is excellent to explore. There is also the option of fruit wine tasting in the cellar of the village church.
Day 8 Şirince
Day 9 Antalya
You'll be driven to Izmir Airport then fly to Antalya. Upon arrival, you'll be met by your private driver and driven to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day exploring the streets and cafes of Antalya's pretty old town at your leisure.
Day 10 Antalya
Day 11 Antalya
Drive into the mountains with your private guide and driver to visit the ancient Termessos today. This is a spectacular ruined city located high in the mountains, accessible now only by a walking path. The views from the ruins are outstanding.
Day 12 International return flight
Antalya , International return flight
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