Discover Cappadocia; The land of Beautiful horses and the home of fairy chimneys. Visit Goreme Open Air Museum, Devrent Valley, and Pasabag. Walk around the fairy chimneys and see the first cave houses of early Christians. Enjoy a panoramic view of Göreme from one of the best panorama point, See the rock-cut houses and churches of Cavusin the historical Christian greek town, and experience the life of the locals, Enjoy a panoramic view of the pigeon valley, visit underground cities of early Christians and see rock-cut churches and storage rooms. Learn the history of the region from your expert local guide, experience make pottery from local experts, tasty typical Turkish food in a local restaurant
Western Legends is one of our best itineraries in Turkey. The trip starts in Istanbul and follows Ankara, Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Ephesus and concludes in Bodrum, Turkish Riviera. Begin the journey at Istanbul with classics such as Topkapı Palace, Hagia Sophia, and Bosphorus, continues to Ankara, the capital of modern Turkey then leap into Cappadocia fairy chimneys and open-air museum Goreme Valley, before strolling along the streets of Ephesus. Don’t miss the remarkable white cliff pools of Pamukkale.
The beauties of the Black Sea are hidden in upper areas in the Kaçkar highlands. Far from the stress of the city and technology, life in the highlands is peaceful and amazing. If you are willing to experience local life and see the amazing nature of the Black Sea, you are welcome to our Kaçkar Highland Boutique Tour. In this tour, we try to be away from commercialized areas and mostly focus on highlands far from crowds in 6 days, we will visit 14 amazing highlands and also see some waterfalls, rivers, historical castles, and bridges.
Explore Istanbul; where Asia meets Europe and was the capital for 3 different empires. Walk on the ancient street of the historical peninsula and witness monuments bearing the traces of 3 different empires such as Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, and Hippodrome. Learn history about Romans, Byzantines, Ottomans, and Modern Turks from your expert local guide. Take photos from the best photoshoot points, experience shopping with locals in Grand Bazaar. Enjoy cruising on Bosphorus and watch traditional Turkish Dance Shows, taste typical Turkish food and enjoy the panoramic view of Ottoman Mansions, Ortakoy Mosque, and Bosphorus Bridge
This is a customized 12 days Land tour & Blue cruise package by plane - starts and ends in Istanbul. This package gives you an opportunity to explore the UNESCO sights of Turkey and cruising the most beautiful turquoise bays of the Mediterranean. Visit Istanbul; where Asia meets Europe, Ephesus; The best-preserved classical city in Eastern Mediterranean holds Mary House and the temple of Artemis, Pamukkale; Pools of Heaven on Eart. Cappadocia; The land of Beautiful horses and home of the fairy chimneys, Fethiye; where green meets Blue. Enjoy 4 days and 3 nights to cruise down to Gocek, which is the most popular route along the Turquoise Coastline. Traveling on a Turkish gulet, this blue cruise has something for everyone. From the ancient cities and sights to crystal clear waters for swimming and snorkeling.
💧 Tap Water
Drinking tap water in turkey is usually considered safe; however, it’s better to drink bottled water as a precaution.
Tipping in Turkey is usual and expected. In the restaurants, 10-15% tipping is expected and acceptable. In other situations like taxis, tipping is appreciated but not obligatory.
Turkish is the turkey’s official language; however, some regions speak Kurmanji, Arabic, and Zazaki. Nevertheless, in many places, you can find English and French people fluently, but it should be mentioned that English is not widely spoken in Turkey.
Euro and Dollar are easy to exchange in Turkey. Also, there are many ATMs in Turkey’s major cities, but there are some areas that you cannot find any ATMs. It’s recommended to have a mixture of cash, ATM, and credit card.
The way you dress should depend on the area you are going to visit in Turkey. There are some cities in which people get dressed, like LA! However, there some other towns that have traditional and customs, so you should be more conservative.
Most public toilets in Turkey are western toilets; however, you may face some squats as well. Therefore, be prepared for that. The first time you use these toilets may be challenging, but you will get used to it soon! Make sure to remove any objects like cellphone, wallet, etc. from your pocket because it’s likely to lose them!
Most Wi-Fi spots in Turkey require a Turkish or European number for getting the passcode. Getting a Turkish SIM card can be a good idea for you. In this case, to get a passcode online. In hotels, restaurants, etc., you may find many disconnections in Wi-Fi internet.
🔒 Banned Websites
Some websites in Turkey, like Wikipedia, PayPal, Booking.com, etc., are banned in turkey. If you need these sites during your visit, make sure to have a VPN application on your cellphone or laptop.
Adaptors in Turkey are F type, an essential European outlet with 220 V of the standard voltage.
Mediterranean: Cruise on the Mediterranean since its coasts are like paradise, and getting a cruise on it can be one of the best things to do in Turkey.
Grand Bazaar: Explore the Grand Bazaar, perhaps the largest ancient and covered bazaar in the world located in Istanbul.
Ankara: Admire the Ankara Castle, dating to the 7th century AD, which used to be a part of Romans, Byzantines, Seljuq Turks, Crusaders, and the Ottomans.
Aqua Vega Aquarium: walk in the underwater Aqua Vega Aquarium, one of the world’s largest underwater worlds in Ankara, Turkey.
Dolmabahce Palace: Visit the Dolmabahce Palace, an upgraded version of the official buildings of the Ottomans at the heart of Istanbul.
Istanbul: Marvel at the Topkapi Palace since it used to be the seat of power for the Ottomans, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Hagia Sophia: Witness the beauty of Hagia Sophia, one of the most beautiful buildings globally, dating back to 532 AD.
Ephesus: See more of the past at Ephesus’s ruins, remained of a Greek city belonging to the 10th century BC with elements of both Greek and Roman architecture.
Cappadocia: Pack your camera for a trip to Cappadocia, enjoy its magnificent scenery, and even ride on hot air balloons.
Pamukkale: Relax at the hot springs of Pamukkale, a series of terrace thermal-pools with mineral waters that also have healing capabilities.
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.