Highlights of Turkey

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4.3 Based on 16 Reviews
  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 10-99 yrs
  • max group size 51
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-37664
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Istanbul, Turkey
  • Ends Istanbul, Turkey
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Visit the ancient cities of Troy, Pergamom, Hierapolis and Ephesus
  • Explore the iconic sights in Istanbul such as the Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace 
  • Relax in the resort town of Kusadasi
  • Marvel at the beauty of Pammukale’s terraces and hot springs
  • Admire the unique beauty of Cappadocia’s fairy chimneys
Start and end in Istanbul, the "Highlights Of Turkey" tour is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 10 days. You will travel through Ephesus, Gallipoli Peninsula, Troy and 8 other destinations in Turkey. "Highlights Of Turkey" is a group tour which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

  • Day 1: DAY 1: Start of tour in Istanbul
  • Day 2: DAY 2: Istanbul City Tour
  • Day 3: DAY 3: Gallipoli Battlefields - Çanakkale
  • Day 4: DAY 4: Troy - Pergamum - Kusadaşi
  • Day 5: DAY 5: Ephesus - Kusadaşi
  • Day 6: DAY 6: Pamukkale hot springs - Hierapolis - Pamukkale
  • Day 7: DAY 7: Silk Road - Konya - Cappadocia
  • Day 8: DAY 8: Göreme Valley - Cappadocia
  • Day 9: DAY 9: Ankara - Istanbul
  • Day 10: DAY 10: End of tour in Istanbul
  • 9 nights in 2, 3 & 4* hotel accommodation in twin rooms with private bathrooms
  • Single travellers have the option to pay a single supplement to ensure a private room (subject to availability)
  • 9 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners*Vegetarian options available for all meals on request
  • Modern air-conditioned coach with reclining seats
  • Any public transport used as part of the tour (excludes free days)
  • Any international flights to/from Istanbul are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Highlights of Turkey tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
4.3 - Very Good
Based on 16 reviews
  • Mary
  • On Oct 14 2021
4 - Very Good
Very Good
Itinerary and accommodation were wonderful. Good selection, amazing and interesting places seen. Maybe add an additional day in Cappadocia to explore the places better. Well done to our tour leader Tamer and driver Murat. Minor... Read more
  • Kat
  • On Oct 13 2021
5 - Excellent
Improve communication between Expat team and the Travel agency partner in Turkey
  • Silke And Terry
  • On Oct 03 2021
5 - Excellent
We were very pleased with the whole experience of this tour in Turkey
  • ExpatExplorer
  • On Aug 27 2021
5 - Excellent
This 10 day tour of Turkey was everything I imagined and more! Fascinating history, delicious food, lovely people, beautiful scenery- what else could you ask for?
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Highlights of Turkey tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 21 June 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 21 June 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Highlights of Turkey tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Highlights of Turkey tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Thorough hygiene practices and general health & safety measures has been implemented on this trip to protect against COVID-19.
  • Face masks will be compulsory while on the coach, boat and train. Coaches are cleaned and sanitised before the start of each tour and daily cleaning is maintained throughout the tour.
  • Traveler are required to carry out responsible social distancing while on the coach and train, during city tours, on visits to landmarks, museums etc.
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