Spend a great time in the natural beauties of Trabzon, Rize, and Uzungöl for 6 days.
What to see during the 6-day Natural Beauties of the Black Sea Tour?
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What to expect during the 6-day Natural Beauties of the Black Sea Tour?
Day 1: Arriving in Trabzon
When you arrive at Trabzon Airport, you will be met by our team and transferred to your hotel in the city center. You can spend the rest of the day relaxing at your hotel or have a pleasant time in the city center (Meydan), which is full of restaurants, cafes, and shopping opportunities. If you arrive early, you can optionally join our Trabzon City Tour.
Day 2: Trabzon City Tour
After a delicious breakfast at your hotel, we start our today’s tour with a private tour by visiting the Atatürk Mansion, one of the most beautiful examples of Trabzon civil architecture. We visit the mansion decorated with the most luxurious and original furniture of the period, and then its wonderfully designed garden, and then move on to Trabzon Botanical Park. After a pleasant time in the botanical park with its rich plant variety and social areas, we move to Trabzon City Museum. Along the way, you can see Trabzon Castle, Gulbahar Hatun Mosque and Tomb, Zağnos Valley, Historical Zağnos Pasha Bridge, and Ortahisar (Kaleiçi) District.
We visit the Trabzon City Museum, which presents the history, folklore, and trade of the city in chronological order from ancient times to the present,
We complete our preferred city tour, we move to Trabzon marina for a private boat tour according to your preference.
With a private boat tour (extra payment), you can swim in the clear waters of the Black Sea or enjoy the unique view at sunset under the management of an experienced captain away from the crowds.
Day 3: Ayder Highland and Storm Valley
After breakfast we depart from our hotel, we move to Ayder Plateau and after a pleasant journey along the coast, we arrive at Fırtına Valley. After the break-in in Fırtına Valley, where we can participate in many activities such as rafting, zipline, and swinging, we move to Ayder Plateau.
By following the Fırtına Valley, one of the 200 ecological regions that need to be protected in the world, we first reach Çamlıhemşin and then Ayder Plateau. We visit the natural wonder Gelintülü Waterfall, which is located at the foot of Kaçkar Mountain, at an altitude of 1400m above sea level, and then we have free time on the Ayder Plateau. In your free time, you can take a pleasant walk in Ayder and sip your tea or coffee in front of Gelintülü Waterfall.
After sightseeing and free time, we meet in our tour vehicle at 16.00 and leave Ayder Plateau. After a necessary break on the way and at the end of the day, our Ayder Plateau Tour ends when we arrive in Trabzon at your hotel later in the evening.
Day 4: Karaca Cave and Hamsiköy Tour
After breakfast at our hotel, we move to Karaca Cave by following the historical Zigana Pass route. After a pleasant journey of about an hour and a half, we arrive at Karaca Cave and visit the cave, which is almost an art gallery with its stalactites, stalagmites, and travertines. Afterward, we visit Torul Pine Terrace, which offers an excellent experience for adrenaline lovers as well as its wonderful view and we move to Zigana.
Zigana Pass has been the gateway of Silk Road and Spice Road to the West throughout history. The construction of the world’s second and Europe’s longest double-tube tunnel on the passage, which still maintains its importance today, is about to be completed. We take our lunch break at a local mountain restaurant in Zigana and then move on to Hamsiköy. Hamsiköy, which is famous for its natural beauties and rice pudding on the skirts of Zigana Mountain, offers different beauties to its visitors who want to spend time with nature. Tour ends when we arrive in Trabzon at your hotel later in the evening.
Day 5: Uzungöl Tour
After breakfast, we check out from your hotel and move to Uzungöl with a private tour. On the way, we visit a tea factory and learn the story of tea production and the secrets of brewing the best tea. Then we take a short break in Sürmene for a visit to the factory knife store and move to Uzungöl again. Along the Solaklı Valley, we arrive at Uzungöl, accompanied by traditional village houses, tea, and hazelnut gardens. We visit Uzungöl on the Observation Terrace and then visit the Artificial Waterfalls, which were built to protect the lake from floods.
You are checking in to your hotel in Uzungöl. We give you free time to relax at the hotel and participate in many activities in Uzungöl and its surroundings during the rest of the day and spend a pleasant time in decent restaurants and cafes with lake and nature views.
Day 6: Transfer to Trabzon Airport
Today is the last day of our tour. After breakfast, we check out from your hotel in Uzungöl and transfer to Trabzon Airport according to your flight time.
Extra Tour Details
- Everyday departure (All year round)
- Duration: 6 days
What has been included in this excursion?
- Accommodation BB
- All sightseeing & excursions mentioned in the itinerary
- Lunch during the tours
- Transfer service from Hotels & Airport
- English Guide
- Beverage during the tour
- Tips to the guide&driver(optional)
- Not mentioned diners
- Not mentioned flights
- Personal expenses