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9 DAYS TURKEY CULINARY TOUR

Istanbul - Gallipoli - Troy - Pergamon - Kusadasi - Ephesus - Pamukkale - Cappadocia - Istanbul
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9 DAYS TURKEY CULINARY TOUR

9 DAYS TURKEY CULINARY TOUR

COOKING LESSON

COOKING LESSON

TOPKAPI PALACE

TOPKAPI PALACE

GALLIPOLI

GALLIPOLI

TROJAN HORSE

TROJAN HORSE

EPHESUS

EPHESUS

PAMUKKALE

PAMUKKALE

CAPPADOCIA

CAPPADOCIA

9 DAYS TURKEY CULINARY TOUR
COOKING LESSON
TOPKAPI PALACE
GALLIPOLI
TROJAN HORSE
EPHESUS
PAMUKKALE
CAPPADOCIA

Itinerary View Map

Day 1 - Istanbul - Arrival Day

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Welcome Drink and Dinner Included
Welcome to Turkey, arrival into Istanbul. Transfer from airport and check in to your hotel, offers a welcome drink and a chat with gourmet experts in Turkish cuisine. Tonight you will have a welcome dinner, be introduced to our friendly crew and other travelers while enjoying traditional Turkish food and enjoy the mystical atmosphere of Istanbul at night. Overnight in Istanbul
There are two airports in Istanbul. Istanbul Ataturk airport is 20 km away from city center and Sabiha Gokcen airport is 55 km away from city center. Transfer from Ataturk airport to your hotel is included, if you arrive to Sabiha Gokcen airport please contact us for transfer rates.

Day 2 - Turkish Cooking Lesson Istanbul

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast Included
After a morning orientation sightseeing tour of Istanbul, you participate in your first Turkish cooking lesson: During our Istanbul cooking tour, you will taste various flavors of Turkey from different regions. preparing lunch which you will enjoy! After lunch visit to TOPKAPI PALACE. The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed. SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE: Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles. HIPPODROME: Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 3 - Gallipoli Tour - Cooking Lesson Canakkale

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast and Lunch and Dinner Included
06:30am we depart for Gallipoli to visit the battle fields. Two hours later we will give you 20 minutes for relax in a restaurant area. We arrive Gallipoli around 12:00am and we have lunch break, relax a little bit and then depart for the battle fields. Visit Gabatepe Museum. Start visiting the fields with Ariburnu Cemetery and Anzac Cove because these are the places where the war had started. Then Beach Cemetery, Shrapnel Valley and Plugges Plateau. After the tour drive to your hotel. Today you will taste the delicious cousins of Western Turkey. The area is famous for pide and lahmacun with cheese and vegetables. Overnight in Canakkale.

Day 4 - Troy - Pergamon - Kusadasi

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast and Lunch and Dinner Included
We depart at 08:30 and driving 30 minutes for to Troy. Visit the famous archeological and mythological site of Troy, home of the Trojan Horse and Helen of Troy. After Troy tour, 3 hour drive to Pergamon. Lunch break around 13:00pm and after the lunch depart for tour of the magnificent acropolis of Pergamon. Its impressive temples and library made it a renowned cultural and political center at that times. Pergamon is a famous city for its jewelry, stones and silver. So on the way, we will visit a jewelry center for 30 minutes. Arrival to Kusadasi around 18:00pm. Overnight in Kusadasi.

Day 5 - Ephesus Tour and Making Wine

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast and Dinner Included
At 08:30 departure from hotel. Guided tour of Ephesus, one of the best preserved ancient sites in the world en-route, visit the Temple of Artemis, Curetes street, famous Roman baths, Celsus Library, Grand theatreand you will have a Lunch break at a small Turkish restaurant. After Lunch we will visit to Sirince Village also has a fantastic reputation for making some of the best wines in Turkey - especially fruit wines. We will visit the vineyards and it is time to learn how to make fruit wine with Turkish wine makers. In the evening you will be tested about your knowledge of making fruit wine. On the way to hotel, we will visit a place which continues to perform one of the oldest arts of Turkey; a carpet weaving center. Overnight in Kusadasi.

Day 6 - Kusadasi - Pamukkale - Cooking Lesson

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast and Lunch and Dinner Included
At 08:00 we depart for Pamukkale. We will check at the hotel around 12.00 and we have a lunch break until 13.30. Afterwards we shall visit the calcium terraces of Pamukkale (cotton castle) and the ruins of Hierapolis, then walk around this natural phenomenon and have the option of lying in the waters of the natural springs. After Pamukkale tour. Today we have from central site of Turkish cuisine lesson. Overnight in Pamukkale.

Day 7 - Pamukkale - Denizli to Nevsehir / Kayseri airport and Cappadocia

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast and Dinner Included
After breakfast, we depart for Denizli airport for our domestic flight to Cappadocia. Transfer from Kayseri airport to your Cave hotel. The rest of the day is yours to explore Cappadocia. Overnight in Cave Hotel in Cappadocia.

Day 8 - Cooking Lesson and Cappadocia Tour

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast and Dinner Included
After having had breakfast, participants will take part in the another cooking lesson in Cappadocia. You will have the opportunity to taste great food of Central Turkey, including pancakes and tasting kebab. In the afternoon we visit Goreme Open Air Museum, the Heart of Cappadocia. Goreme Open Air Museum is famous for frescoes dating to 10th century describing the life of Jesus Christ and monks. Next stop is Cavusin, which is an abandoned village with old cave Greek houses, visit a pottery work shop, to see how to make potteries. Then you go Pasabagi where you can see three - headed fairy chimneys. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 9 - Cappadocia to Istanbul - End of Tour

Start Time : 00:00:00 AM - End Time : 00:00:00 AM
Breakfast Included
After breakfast you will have free time shopping in Cappadocia. Today we depart for Kayseri airport for our domestic flight to Istanbul and then back to home.

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Highlights

If you would like to see something different in your life and if you like cooking or want to learn how to cook, we offer you very special itinerary to learn very good Turkish cuisines with smiley and friendly Turkish people. You can cook, taste and eat. The best tour in Turkey. Enjoy first class service and guided transportation through the historical and picturesque sites of Istanbul, battlefields of Gallipoli, the Trojan Horse of Troy, and Pergamon offers one of the Seven Churches of St John from the Bible before reaching the ancient city of Ephesus, the white calcium hot pools of Pamukkale and the underground cities of Cappadocia. There are no long bus rides just domestic flights getting you to your destination comfortable and relaxed.

Hotels

If This hotel list not available at the time of your booking then we will arrange similar other hotel for your group.

If you prefer a Different category hotel, there might be an additional cost.

HOTEL LISTS:
4 STAR HOTELS LIST
ISTANNBUL    4 STAR RAMADA GOLDEN HORN HOTEL
CANAKKALE    4 STAR TROIA TUSAN HOTEL
KUSADASI    4 STAR EFE BOUTIQUE HOTEL
PAMUKKALE    4 STAR TRIPOLIS HOTEL
CAPPADOCIA    4 STAR BURCU KAYA HOTEL
5 STAR HOTELS LIST
ISTANNBUL    5 STAR HOLIDAY INN OLD CITY HOTEL
CANAKKALE    5 STAR KOLIN HOTEL
KUSADASI    5 STAR CHARISMA DELUXE HOTEL
PAMUKKALE    5 STAR PAM THERMAL HOTEL
CAPPADOCIA    GAMIRASU CAVE DELUXE HOTEL

Available On

Days : Everyday
Dates : Aug-13-2018 - Oct-09-2018, Oct-10-2018 - Apr-01-2019

Tour Includes

 

Arrival airport transfer from Istanbul Ataturk airport


Airport transfer to Denizli airport


Domestic flight ticket from Denizli to Istanbul


Domestic flight from Nevsehir / Kayseri to Istanbul


4 different cooking classes


1 Wine Tasting


2 nights hotel in Istanbul


1 night hotel in Canakkale


2 nights hotel in Kusadasi


1 night in hotel in Pamukkale


2 nights hotel in Cappadocia


8 open buffet breakfasts


6 local dinners at hotels


5 local lunches at restaurants during tours


Guided Istanbul city tour


Guided Gallipoli tour


Guided Troy tour


Guided Acropolis of Pergamon tour


Guided Ephesus tour


Guided Sirince village tour and wine tasting


Guided Pamukkale tour


Guided Cappadocia tour


All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary


Transportation in a fully air - conditioned, non - smoking coach


Professional English - speaking tour guides


Return airport transfer


Tour Does Not Include

 

International flights
Insurance: All types
Turkey entry visa
Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry
Any others expenses which are not mentioned at the included section

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