Discovery of Ancient Wonders

Discovery of Ancient Wonders

Embark on an odyssey through Turkey’s timeless treasures, from the ancient marvels of Ephesus to the legendary battlegrounds of Gallipoli, culminating in the enchanting allure of Istanbul’s imperial grandeur.


Private air-conditioned transportation throughout the tour
First class hotels throughout the tour
All museum and site entrances as indicated on itinerary
Guidance with licensed guide throughout the tour
Meals as indicated on itinerary by B breakfast, L lunch, D dinner
Luggage handling at the hotels
Parking fees and all toll fees
Local taxes and service charges


Visa fees to Turkey (if required)
All additional meals
Beverages during the meals
Additional visits and optional tours
All other expenses



1st Day

Izmir – Kusadasi

Arrival to Izmir and transfer to hotel in Kusadasi. Welcome briefing. D
2nd Day

Ephesus & St. Mary’s House – Kusadasi

Full day tour of the famous ruins of Ephesus and St. Mary Hause. Dinner and overnight in Kusadasi. B L D
3rd Day

Pergamum – Troy – Canakkale

Visit the ancient Medical Center Asclepion in Pergamum and continue to a traditional local village for lunch with locals. Then continue to Troy with its famous wooden horse and continue on to Canakkale for overnight. B L D
4th Day

Gallipoli – Dardanelles – Istanbul

Morning departure for Gallipoli and visit Anzac Cove, Lone Pine Cemetery and Chunuk Bair, then drive to Istanbul for overnight. Enjoy a farewell dinner. B L D
5th Day


Full day tour to include: Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, St. Sophia and the Grand Bazaar. B L
6th Day


Transfer to airport. B

Meals: B= Breakfast L=Lunch D=Dinner

Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays
Dolmabahce Palace is closed on Mondays.
Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
Spice Market is closed during Eids
The order of visits and the route of itinerary may be changed if it is necessary.