Istanbul to the Med - 7 days

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-80 yrs
  • max group size 28
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-15987
  • 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 Marmaris, Turkey
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Istanbul - Explore cosmopolitan Istanbul, taking in the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, and more
  • Gallipoli Peninsula - Visit ANZAC Cove and pay your respects at the battlefields and cemeteries of Chunuk Bair, Johnston's Jolly and the Nek
  • Ephesus - See well-preserved Roman ruins, crowned by the incredible Library of Celsus, and visit the Ancient Greek city of Pergamum
  • Troy - Tour the ancient city of myth and legend, and see a wooden replica of the fabled Trojan Horse
  • Pamukkale - Marvel at the white cotton castles, walk along the terraces and take a dip in the steamy thermal pools
  • Marmaris - Finish your trip at the Mediterranean resort town and opt to extend your stay in Turkey with our three-night beach stay
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Starting in Istanbul and ending in Marmaris, the trip "Istanbul To The Med - 7 Days" is a guided city sightseeing tour that takes 7 days. You will travel through Istanbul, Kusadasi and Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey. "Istanbul To The Med - 7 Days" is a group trip which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

Following the famed Aegean coastline, we discover Ottoman Istanbul, Gallipoli, Troy, ancient Ephesus and Pamukkale, finishing in coastal Marmaris - gateway to the Greek Islands. This 7 day holiday from Istanbul to the Mediterranean sea will give you an insight into the fascinating history, culture and landscapes of western Turkey.
  • Day: 1 Istanbul
  • Day: 2 Istanbul
  • Day: 3 Canakkale
  • Day: 4 Kusadasi
  • Day: 5 Ephesus
  • Day: 6 Pamukkale
  • Day: 7 Marmaris
  • 6 nights 4-5 star hotels
  • Breakfast daily and 4 hotel dinners
  • Airport arrival transfer on day 1 from Istanbul Airport or Sabiha Gokcen Airport
  • All relevant transfers and transportation in private modern air-conditioned vehicles
  • Guided sightseeing - Istanbul, Gallipoli, Troy, Ruins of Ephesus, Pergamum, Pamukkale and Roman Hierapolis
  • Escorted by an English speaking, degree qualified Turkish tour guide
  • International flights and visa
  • Tip for your tour guide and driver. We recommend you allow EUR €5 - 7 per day, per traveller as a tip for your guide and EUR €2 per day for your driver. Tipping your guide and driver is an entirely personal gesture
  • Entrance Fees: EUR€180-195pp, paid EUR
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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:
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Istanbul to the Med - 7 days 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 19 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 19 August 2024, a deposit of 400 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Istanbul to the Med - 7 days 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 Istanbul to the Med - 7 days 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.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.


Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented on this trip. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be ensured in our accommodations and during transport.
  • Solo travelers are required to purchase a single room for your personal use.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be fully vaccinated atleast 14 days before the departure date.
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