The Splendours of Turkey Private Group Tour - 7 Days

You will love every second of it as the tour combines all the must-visit locations around the country in an exciting and fun way. This tour package is ideal for those who wish to explore the most notable sites around the country, and for those who are passionate about history.

Overview

 

  • Avoid Crowded Groups, Private Tour Only For You
  • Excellent Small-Group Tour
  • Discover more demands in your limited time
  • Flexibility with & without a tour guide
  • Customizable & All in one price, with no hidden costs

Additional activities to do during the tour with extra payment.

  • Hot Air Balloon Tour in Pamukkale
  • Hot Air Balloon Tour in Cappadocia
  • Tandem Paragliding in Pamukkale

Extra Tour Details

Season: Every day departure (All year round)
Departure Time: Will be mentioned by booking
Departure point: Istanbul Airport and Hotels in the Center
Ending point: Cappadocia Airport
Duration:  7 Days

Service Basics:

  • Private transfer
  • English Guide

Good to know

  • Please wear comfortable clothes, a hat, and shoes
  • Take your camera (without professional equipment)
  • Always keep your swimsuit and towel by your hand for the tours
  • Use sunglasses and suncream

Additional Info:

  • Clients must be ready 15 minutes before the exact pickup time given by the tour guide.
  • Please take always all passports with you during the tour.
  • By some problems or delays please contact us directly!

Available Language(s):
• English

Itinerary

Day 1
Eceabat and Gallipoli

After breakfast, the first day of this unique 7-day exploration starts in the morning. We will pick you up from your hotel in Istanbul and drive you towards Eceabat. The road trip is approximately 4 hours. Upon arrival, you will enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, you will proceed with the Gallipoli tour in order to learn the history of WWI by visiting some of the most notable battlefields, memorials, cemeteries, and monuments. During the Gallipoli tour, you will visit, among others, the Brighton Bridge, the Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, and ANZAC Commemorative Site. the tour finishes during the afternoon and by that time, we will transfer you to a new hotel in Canakkale in order to spend your evening as you wish.

Day 2
Trojan Horse and Ancient city of Troy - Kusadasi

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the starting point of the Troy tour. You will visit an impressive replica of the infamous Trojan horse. The replica has the exact size and design as the authentic one and forms a great backdrop for some photos. The tour guide will let you know all the interesting details about this horse.
Accompanied by the tour guide, you will also visit the ancient city of Troy. There, you can observe the houses, temples, and fortification walls of the city. The guide will also explain the history of the Trojan War.
During the afternoon, by the end of the tour, we will transfer you to a new hotel in Kusadasi in order to spend your evening.

Day 3
Ephesus - Pamukkale

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the starting point of our Ephesus tour. The first stop will take place at the Temple of Artemis. This site is characterized as one of the wonders of the ancient world due to its imposing size and design. Nowadays, visitors can only observe the ruins of this temple.
After that, we will visit Ephesus which used to be the second most important city after Rome during the Roman period and was entirely built from marble. Accompanied by the tour guide, you will walk around the marble streets, observe the ancient theatre, admire the enhanced aesthetics of the city and learn its history.
After a tasty lunch break, you will also visit the house of the Virgin Mary. It is located in a peaceful landscape and is the one the Virgin Mary chose to spend her last days. The last stop of the day will be made at Isabey Mosque. It is one of the most important mosques as it features a unique Ottoman architecture.
The Ephesus tour finishes during the afternoon. After that, you will drive approximately 3 hours to your hotel in Pamukkale in order to spend your evening.

Day 4
Pamukkale

The day starts with an excellent breakfast and starts with our tour in Karahayit to visit the red thermal pools before we will take your breath away with the spectacular natural beauty of the famous Cotton Castle Pools. The mountain has naturally shaped terraces with thermal water and attracts thousands of visitors every year. You can walk around and admire the serenity of the setting and snap some nice photos during your time there.
The tour guide will then take you to visit the ancient city of Hierapolis. This site used to be a healing spiritual center during antiquity due to the existence of the nearby hot springs. The tour guide will explain everything you need to know about the history of this place.
After the sightseeing, you will have some free time in Pamukkale. Take this chance to visit Cleopatra’s Pool, an ancient thermal pool, where you can swim at an extra cost.
By the end of the tour, we will transfer to your Hotel in Pamukkale in order to spend your evening.

Day 5
Konya -Cappadocia

After enjoying breakfast at the hotel, you will check out of the room and continue towards the next stop. A fully air-conditioned bus will drive you to Konya city where you will be free to explore the city as you wish. After that short visit and stop, we continue our drive direction of Cappadocia. Late in the evening, we will transfer you to a new hotel in Cappadocia in order to spend your night.

Day 6
Cappadocia Tour

The day starts with an excellent breakfast and starts with our tour as the first day of the Cappadocia tour includes visits to some of the region’s most known valleys. More specifically, you will visit the Devrent and the Monks Valley where you will have the time to walk around and admire rock formations and fairy chimneys.
During this day you will also visit Avanos for a lunch break. The city has a tradition of pottery and during your time there you will visit a pottery workshop.
After Avanos, you will be transferred to Goreme Open Air Museum. It forms the most visited site in Cappadocia and has multiple churches and monasteries carved into rocks.
Before going back to the hotel, a stop will be made at Uchisar Castle. From there, you can enjoy panoramic views over the valleys and take some stunning photos.
By the end of the tour, we will transfer to your Hotel in order to spend your evening.

Day 7
Cappadocia Tour and Istanbul

The last day begins with breakfast at the hotel and continues with a guided tour in Cappadocia. During the tour, you will visit another two famous valleys, the Red and the Pigeons’ Valley. Admire the beauty of the scenery while enjoying the mystical atmosphere that the valleys have during your time there. The guide will take you to the abandoned village of Cavusin. This settlement has a unique charm and character due to the cave houses that have. The guide will let you know interesting information about the history of this village before going for a lunch break.
Your last stop will take place at Kaymakli Underground City. It was constructed in an effort to protect early Christians from invasions. Inside, you can walk and explore the various floors and rooms.
The tour in Cappadocia finishes during the afternoon. A car will transfer you to the airport in order to fly back to Istanbul.

Included and Excluded Services

Included services

  • • Admission fees to attractions
  • • All sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Lunch at a local restaurant during the tours
  • • Transfer service from Hotels
  • • Accommodation 3* - 4* - 5* BB Hotels
  • • Guide

Excluded Services

  • • Beverage during the tour
  • • Tips to the guide&driver(optional)
  • • Personal expenses
  • • Hot Air Balloon Rides
  • • Entrance Cleopatra Pool
  • • Flight ticket Cappadocia Istanbul
How can I book this tour?

Please fill out the booking request form. Our team will get back to you within 4 hours. The tour will be confirmed by the Moonstar Tour sales department at the reception of the online booking or online payment. Please provide always all the correct information for easy processing.

What makes us unique?

One thing that sets us apart from other tour operators is that we’ve built our own packages and tours. Many agencies force you to deal with multiple people during the booking and holiday process, which makes it impersonal. Moonstar Tour Team will deal with you from beginning to end.
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Reservations and payments?

For Direct Customers
There are so many adventures waiting for you, by reservation, 30% of the total cost is due once the trip and cost have been approved by both parties. The full amount may also be paid at this time. The remaining balance is due upon arrival/check-in. This applies to any of the seasons and guarantees the trip.

For Travel Agencies
Moonstar Tour requires full payment of the tour at the time of reservation once the trip and cost have been approved by both Moonstar Tour and the Travel Agency. This applies to any of the seasons and guarantees the blocking of the trip.

The deadline for canceling a reservation is as follows:
If payment is made and the customer, due to outside circumstances, cannot make the trip, the reservation can be postponed, without penalty charges, and can be rescheduled at a later date. No changes can be made to the original reservation upon rescheduling.
Deadlines for cancellation with a refund: One (1) week prior to the date of your tour
Last Minute Cancelations
Full payments or deposits will not be reimbursed for last-minute cancellations by either direct customers or travel agencies.
No Show
In the event of a No-Show by either a Direct Customer or Travel Agency, no refund shall be given.
In case of fortuitous events or Acts of God, management will assess the situation and decide upon a course of action. If a reimbursement or discount is agreed upon, the amount will return within the time specified by management. The Direct Customer or Travel Agency is responsible for all/any bank charge that may apply to the transaction.

Methodes of Payment

Reservations will be guaranteed within the down payment for Direct Customers or full payment for Travel Agencies. We accept electronic money transfers, bank deposits, and all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club.

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Residence address
Telephone number
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After verifying the information, our sales staff will book the reservation.

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For reservations during the Low Season, five (5) business days are required to allow for payment processing after the final quote is agreed upon.
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Refunds

The process for refunding a deposit is as follows:
In the event of a refund, the Direct Customer or Travel Agency is responsible for covering any bank charges. 10% of the total payment will be withheld to cover this cost.
The Customer or Travel Agency must submit a written request for a refund along with the reason(s) for the reservation cancellation. Please specify the account number to which the money shall be refunded and the name under which the reservation was made.
Please allow 5 to 8 business days to process the refund request.
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The Splendours of Turkey Private Group Tour