The Best of Turkey

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  • No booking fees
  • COVID-19protected
  • Walking tour
  • Natural landmarks sightseeing
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
  • Art and architecture
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Group
  • max group size 15
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Istanbul, Turkey
  • Ends Istanbul, Turkey
Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour Select a new tour run by the same tour operator within 30 days of departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Explore ancient historic cities.
  • Overnight in a converted Ottoman mansion.
  • Discover ancient Roman ruins and amazing natural scenery.
  • Taste delicious local cuisine.
The "The Best Of Turkey" tour starts from and ends in Istanbul. It is a cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 8 days taking you through Istanbul and Canakkale in Turkey. "The Best Of Turkey" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

This trip is ideal for the traveller who is short on time but wants to experience as much of Turkey’s stunning scenery and fascinating history as possible. Begin the journey at the WWI battlefield of Gallipoli, then leap into Greek myths and explore the remains of the legendary city of Troy before strolling along the streets of Ephesus. Don't miss the remarkable white cliff pools of Pamukkale before boarding a comfortable and convenient flight back to Istanbul. Return refreshed and ready to explore the city’s bazaars, mosques, and tea houses.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 103 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • From Australia
  • On Aug 15 2018
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“Loved this tour. Everything was planned well and it was amazing to get to know Peru. Please don't miss out on this country. Overall, we had a great tour and were accompanied by a professional guide.”
  • James
  • From Australia
  • On May 31 2018
5 - Excellent
James' review for another G Adventures tour
“Truly loved Spain and Portugal. Morrocco was exciting as well, but more from a cultural perspective. Really pleased with the overall tour - it was fab! Thanks-”
  • Jacob
  • From Denmark
  • On Jun 21 2021
5 - Excellent
Jacob's review for another G Adventures tour
“Great experience, you get a small taste of what the country have to offer. The culture, the history and the nature. Compact, efficient program for a short great vacation.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Istanbul
  • Day 2: Istanbul/Çanakkale
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels (7 nts).
Meals
  • 7 breakfasts
    Note: Allow USD165-215 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Private air-conditioned van, plane, walking.
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: Çöp(m)adam Visit, Ayvalık
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Gallipoli battlefields entrance and guided visit
  • Troy entrance and guided visit
  • Ottoman mansion stay
  • Ephesus entrance and visit
  • Ancient Hierapolis and Pamukkale entrance and guided walk
  • Istanbul city walking tour
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • 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 The Best of Turkey tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this The Best of Turkey tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 27 November 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 27 November 2021, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

The Best of Turkey tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this The Best 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 travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : ClassicAll of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
  • 2. Service Level : StandardComfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 2 - LightLight walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip.
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 general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
NEED HELP OR HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT THIS TOUR?
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