Magic Carpet Tour

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4.9 Based on 7 Reviews
  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-99 yrs
  • max group size 20
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-18280
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Istanbul, Turkey
  • Ends Istanbul, Turkey
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • UNESCO Heritage site
  • St. Sophia Museum
  • Blue Mosque
  • Istanbul
The "Magic Carpet Tour" starts from and ends in Istanbul. It is a city sightseeing trip that takes 10 days taking you through Kusadasi, Hierapolis, Gallipoli Peninsula and 5 other destinations in Turkey. "Magic Carpet Tour" is a guided group that includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

This 10 day tour, starts and ends in Istanbul, Turkey. Discover the wonders of Turkey on this tour which starts in cosmopolitan Istanbul and visit the Gallipoli Battlefields, Troy, Pergamum and Ephesus before heading inland to see the natural wonders of Pamukkale and Cappadocia with its lunar-like landscape.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Istanbul
  • Day 2: Istanbul Old City
  • Day 3: Gallipoli Battlefields
  • Day 4: Troy
  • Day 5: Ephesus, Kusadasi
  • Day 6: Pamukkale, Hierapolis
  • Day 7: Silk Road, Konya
  • Day 8: Cappadocia, Goreme, Underground City
  • Day 9: Ankara
  • Day 10: Istanbul
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • 3 Overnight Istanbul at Nidya Hotel Galataport (4 star)
  • 1 Overnight Çanakkale at MD Barbaros Hotel (Special Class)
  • 2 Overnight Kuşadası at Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel (Boutique)
  • 1 Overnight Pamukkale at Adem Pira Hotel (4 star)
  • 2 Overnight Cappadocia at Gamirasu Hotel (Boutique Cave)
Meal
  • 9 breakfast and 6 dinner
Transport
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • Tips except Driver and Guide
Guide
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
Others
  • Entrance fees
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Suggested optional activities
  • Tips - Driver and Guide
  • Compulsory Travel Insurance
    • Any international flights 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 Magic Carpet Tour tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
4.9 - Excellent
Based on 7 reviews
  • Cherry Lobaton
  • From USA
  • On Oct 06 2022
5 - Excellent
Excellent
Excellent
  • DOMINADOR TUGADE
  • From USA
  • On May 18 2022
5 - Excellent
Excellent
Excellent
  • Zigi Stuart Davenport
  • From England
  • On May 11 2022
5 - Excellent
Magic Carpet at end of Ramadan May 2022
Superb tour with wonderful small 'International' group. Visited so many fascinating places and stayed in very good hotels with delicious local food.
  • Edward Alport
  • From USA
  • On Mar 27 2022
5 - Excellent
Excellent Tour of Western Turkey
Our guide Çağman was very knowledgeable about both ancient and modern Turkish history, and about architecture. He provided in-depth descriptions of the places we visited, and was always happy to answer our questions and to give... Read more
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.
Request a private and/or personalized departure To design a private tour, we'll ask you some more information in the following steps.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Magic Carpet Tour tour. You can cancel the tour up to 45 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 44 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 07 June 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 07 June 2024, a deposit of 250 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 44 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Magic Carpet Tour 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.

Visa

For this Magic Carpet Tour 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.

1. Group Size : Minimum Group Size of 2. Maximum Group Size of 20.
2. Age : Minimum Age of 8. Whilst there is no Maximum Age set it is assumed the customer is fit enough to take part in the activity or tour. Health documents may be requested.
3. Single travellers are obliged to pay Single Supplement and will have the hotel room to themselves.
4. Instead of travelling between Cappadocia and Istanbul by bus, an optional morning flight from Kayseri (Cappadocia) to Istanbul is available at extra cost. Please contact with us for a quote.
5. This tour can also be done on a private basis (only you and/or your group). For more info click here .. http://www.feztravel.com/TourPages/Private_Magic_Carpet_Tour.asp
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • Our 16 seater minivan will only carry a maximum of 8 people to adhere to distancing protocols against COVID-19.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing has been implemented per local government advice. Frequent disinfection of regularly touched surfaces is highly encouraged. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be ensured in our accommodations and during transportation.
  • All passengers are required to have a negative PCR test, taken no more than 48 hours prior to departure.
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