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Day Tour - Troy Tour from Istanbul

Day Tour - Troy Tour from Istanbul

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Uncover ancient Greek mythology and the history of the Trojan War during this guided day trip to Troy from Istanbul. During a walking tour, learn about the famous archaeological site of Troy and see a replica statue of the Trojan Horse. Then, delve into the interesting era’s of Troy and discover how this settlement transformed over time. Plus, enjoy a visit to the small coastal town of Eceabat for lunch.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$121.55
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$121.55
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Private Tour: Istanbul in One Day Sightseeing Tour including Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace

Private Tour: Istanbul in One Day Sightseeing Tour including Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace

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Experience the finest attractions in Istanbul’s Sultanahmet district during this private, guided day tour of the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace. Marvel at these famous monuments alongside your expert guide who will give you individual attention on this private voyage.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$95.00
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$95.00
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Bosphorus Full Day Tour: Bosphorus Cruise, Uskudar and Dolmabahce Palace

Bosphorus Full Day Tour: Bosphorus Cruise, Uskudar and Dolmabahce Palace

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Cruise the stunning Bosphorus Strait and Golden Horn and experience three of the best Istanbul sights on this adventure-filled full-day sightseeing tour. This tour takes you on a boat ride on the Bosphorus Strait to savor spectacular sights of bridges, palaces, mosques and fortresses. Stop at Dolmabahçe Palace for a guided tour and explore the alluring scents and colors of the Spice Bazaar. Visit Rüstem Pasha Mosque on top of Camlica Hill and capture wide views of the skyline. Plus, enjoy a delicious 3-course meal along the beautiful shoreline.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes to 8 hours 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$98.22
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$98.22
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1-2 or 3 Days Private Istanbul Tour

1-2 or 3 Days Private Istanbul Tour

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Make your Istanbul adventure totally unique with a 1- 2- or 3 day private sightseeing tour. Opt for a single day and see the whole of the Old City, plus the Grand Bazaar. Extend the tour to include a second day and visit the Spice Bazaar, Dolmabahce Palace, Taksim, and Istiklal Street, plus a Bosphorus cruise. Please note that your guide is happy to alter the itinerary completely to accommodate your personal interests.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.00
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$120.00
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2-Day Cappadocia Tour with Optional Hot Air Balloon Ride

2-Day Cappadocia Tour with Optional Hot Air Balloon Ride

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Discover the otherworldly wonders of Cappadocia on this immersive overnight tour, including a one-way flight from Istanbul. This tour is designed to make your travels hassle-free and informative. Explore Cappadocia’s stunning terrain on a hike through the Rose Valley, admire fairy chimneys, blue skies and houses that have been carved into the sides of mountains at Çavuşin and the UNESCO-listed Göreme Open-Air Museum. Rest in comfort at a local hotel, included in the tour. If you choose, upgrade your trip by opting in for an unforgettable hot air balloon ride over Cappadocia.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$435.00
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$435.00
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Cappadocia In One Day Small-Group Tour from Istanbul: Rose Valley, Ortahisar, Kaymakli Underground City and Pigeon Valley

Cappadocia In One Day Small-Group Tour from Istanbul: Rose Valley, Ortahisar, Kaymakli Underground City and Pigeon Valley

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Journey to Cappadocia for a comprehensive one day small group tour of Rose Valley, Ortahisar, Kaymakli Underground City and Pigeon Valley. With plenty of attention from your local guide discover this otherworldly UNESCO World Heritage region famous for its mushroom topped pinnacles, subsurface cities and cave carved ‘fairy chimneys.’ During this tour, stroll the verdant Rose Valley, visit the deserted village of Çavuşin, marvel at Ortahisar Castle, explore Kaymakli Underground City and admire stunning volcanic monoliths at Pigeon Valley. 
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  • 15 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$360.00
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$360.00
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2 days 1 night Gallipoli and Troy Tour from / to Istanbul

2 days 1 night Gallipoli and Troy Tour from / to Istanbul

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Combine two of Turkey’s most visited historic sites on this 2-day tour to the Gallipoli Battlefields and the ancient city of Troy, including overnight accommodation. Walk the notorious WWI battlefields of Gallipoli, including Brighton Beach, ANZAC Cove and the Johnston's Jolly trenches, then discover the legends of UNESCO-listed Troy as you see the Trojan Horse, the Sacrificial Altars and the Houses of Troy I.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$184.16
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$184.16
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2-Day Small-Group Troy, Gallipoli and ANZAC Battlefield Tour from Istanbul

2-Day Small-Group Troy, Gallipoli and ANZAC Battlefield Tour from Istanbul

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Rewind history and delve into the famous battles at Troy and Gallipoli during this 2-day small-group guided tour from Istanbul. Journey to Gallipoli and step on the famous battlegrounds where Turkish troops and the Australia and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) fought to a fatal standoff during World War I. That evening, enjoy staying at a luxurious overnight hotel in Çanakkale. On day 2, you will travel to historic Troy to see where the Trojan War and storied wooden Trojan horse was used to infiltrate Troy’s defenses. With plenty of attention from your guide, round-trip transfer from Istanbul and three meals included this experience can’t be beat. Since this small-group tour is limited to 14 people, enjoy personal attention from your guide.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$225.00
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$225.00
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Small-Group: Ephesus and The House of Virgin Mary Day Trip from Istanbul

Small-Group: Ephesus and The House of Virgin Mary Day Trip from Istanbul

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Travel back in time nearly two millennia and discover the House of Virgin Mary and Ephesus during this guided day trip from Istanbul. With round-trip flights to Izmir included, you'll fly to the best preserved ancient city in the eastern Mediterranean for an epic trip. Stroll along roads once roamed by toga-clothed Romans; enjoy visits to the Library of Celsus, the stunning Great Theatre; gaze at temples and walk along shop-lined streets. You'll then explore the ruins of the Temple of Artemis, have lunch, and highlight your day with a tour of the stone home where it’s believed the Virgin Mary spent her final days. Numbers limited to 14 on this small-group tour.
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  • 15 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$325.00
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$325.00
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6-Day Turkey Tour from Istanbul: Gallipoli, Troy, Ephesus, Pamukkale and Cappadocia

6-Day Turkey Tour from Istanbul: Gallipoli, Troy, Ephesus, Pamukkale and Cappadocia

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Discover the very best of Turkey on a six-day sightseeing tour from Istanbul. In addition to an action-packed itinerary, every detail has been arranged for you. Six nights accommodation, most meals, domestic flights, and entrance to all attractions are included in your tour. Experience Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Ephesus, and more with a private guide.  In between sightseeing, you’ll enjoy comfortable air-conditioned transportation with the rest of your small group.
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  • 6 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,227.75
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One Day Troy Tour From Istanbul - Lunch Included

One Day Troy Tour From Istanbul - Lunch Included

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Visit the ancient city of Troy with ease on this full-day tour from Istanbul. Depart from your hotel and travel in an air-conditioned minibus. Stop at the Trojan Horse, the ancient city walls, the ongoing excavations, and more, and learn about the history of Troy from your guide. Pause midday for a local lunch.
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  • 17 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.36
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$104.36
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Pamukkale Day Trip From Istanbul

Pamukkale Day Trip From Istanbul

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This day trip to Pamukkale is one you definitely don’t want to miss when you’re in Turkey—it makes it simple to explore the city and its ancient sights and ruins from Istanbul.  After a short flight and easy transfer, see the red springs of Karahayit, explore the Roman ruins of Hierapolis, and swim in the thermal waters of the Cleopatra Antique Pool (additional expense), with a guide providing historical context along the way. You also have some time to explore the village of Pamukkale on your own before your return flight and transfer back to Istanbul.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$325.35
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2 Day Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul with Optional Balloon ride

2 Day Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul with Optional Balloon ride

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Spend two days exploring Cappadocia on this tour from Istanbul, which introduces you to all of the area's best sights. Stay overnight in a cave hotel and explore locations such as the Kaymakli Underground City, the Rose Valley, Uchisar Castle, the Goreme Open Air Museum, and others. Upgrade to include a 1-hour hot air balloon ride over Cappadocia's unique landscape.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$429.71
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$429.71
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Jewels of Turkey - 4 Day Trip to Pamukkale Ephesus Cappadocia with Balloon Ride

Jewels of Turkey - 4 Day Trip to Pamukkale Ephesus Cappadocia with Balloon Ride

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If you would like discover the main destinations of Turkey, this travel pakage is one of the best Turkey travel itineraries. The services of travel package is starting from your hotel in Istanbul. The connection between the destinations (Istanbul-Pamukkale & Izmir-Cappadocia) will be with the domestic flights and those flights included.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$624.93
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$624.93
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Ancient Ephesus Tour from/to Istanbul

Ancient Ephesus Tour from/to Istanbul

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Maximize your time in Turkey with an organized day tour to Ephesus.  Forget the stress of planning as the comprehensive tour includes your plane ticket to Izmir, hotel pickup and drop-off, a filling buffet lunch, and entry fees. With your guide running the show, all you have to do is relax and enjoy one of Turkey’s most famous UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$248.00
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$248.00
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Hagia Sophia: Entry with Guided Tour

Hagia Sophia: Entry with Guided Tour

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The Hagia Sophia is one of Istanbul’s most popular attractions, with the lines to match. Shave off potentially hours of wait time on this skip-the-line guided tour, which lets you jump to the front of the queue for an in-depth introduction to the 1500-year-old Orthodox church-turned-mosque—now a must-see museum.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$16.57
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$16.57
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Constantinople Small-Group Tour of Istanbul with Lunch

Constantinople Small-Group Tour of Istanbul with Lunch

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Go back in time to the Byzantine times when Istanbul was Constantinople and enjoy an 8-hour small-group guided tour of monasteries and churches. On this tour, uncover the impressive history of Christian sanctuaries that peaked during the reign of the Byzantine Empire. Visit Kariye Museum, once Chora Church, and ogle its frescoes and mosaics. See mosques converted from churches such as Pammakaristos and Pantocrator. Immerse with your guide to discover the history of palatial remains plus enjoy lunch included on this tour. Numbers on this small-group tour are limited to 15 people for a more intimate experience.
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  • 6 hours 40 minutes to 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$110.50
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$110.50
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Skip the Line: Topkapi Palace Including Süleymaniye Mosque and Ceramics Workshop in Istanbul

Skip the Line: Topkapi Palace Including Süleymaniye Mosque and Ceramics Workshop in Istanbul

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Save time and skip the line on this small-group guided half-day Topkapi Palace Istanbul tour which includes a visit to Süleymaniye Mosque and a ceramics workshop. Jump ahead of the rest and step into Topkapi Palace to explore courtyards, treasures and rooms of artifacts. See where Ottoman sultans once assembled their harems and visit the Palace Harem (own expense). Then, marvel at the 16th-century Süleymaniye Mosque before you discover a workshop where master potters fire their elegant ceramic pieces. Small-group tours are limited to 15 guests to assure an intimate day with your guide.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.39
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$61.39
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Highlights of Istanbul: 1 or 2 Day Private Tour

Highlights of Istanbul: 1 or 2 Day Private Tour

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From Hagia Sophia (Aya Sofya) to Topkapi Palace, Istanbul’s packed with must-see destinations, but simply covering the highlights of the historic center can be a challenge if you have limited time. Join a private guide for a personalized tour of Istanbul’s key sites, choosing from a menu of options that tailor the experience to you, and ensure that you don’t miss the destinations that matter most.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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$120.00
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10 Day Private The Best of Turkey Tour

10 Day Private The Best of Turkey Tour

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Enhance your experience of Turkey’s natural and historical highlights on a 9-day private tour of the fascinating country from Istanbul. Alongside a knowledgeable private guide, visit ancient meccas like Pamukkale, Konya and Galliopoli and marvel at the dramatic natural landscapes of Cappadocia and Canakkale. Travel in a luxurious, air-conditioned vehicle; spend eight nights in superior accommodation; pleasure your palate with delicious Turkish dishes; and learn about the rich culture and history of the country from your expert guide.
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  • 10 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,490.00
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$2,490.00
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3-Day Small-Group Tour from Istanbul to Kusadasi: Troy, Gallipoli, ANZAC Battlefields and Ephesus Ancient City

3-Day Small-Group Tour from Istanbul to Kusadasi: Troy, Gallipoli, ANZAC Battlefields and Ephesus Ancient City

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Enjoy an itinerary crammed with historic sites and UNESCO-listed wonders on this 3-day tour from Istanbul to Kusadasi, including accommodation. Walk the notorious battlefields of WWI at Gallipoli, then uncover the legend of ancient Troy and stand for a photo before the reconstructed Trojan horse. Imagine the former glory of Ephesus as you explore the ruins of the Celsus Library and Great Theater, and learn about ancient medicine at the fascinating Pergamum Asclepion.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$578.00
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$578.00
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Private Half Day Shore Excursion: Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar From Istanbul

Private Half Day Shore Excursion: Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar From Istanbul

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Make the most of your time at the Port of Istanbul with a 4-hour, private shore excursion to the city’s most iconic sites. Visit Hippodrome Square, where charioteers and horsemen competed for thousands of cheering Byzantines, then explore the exquisite interior of the Blue Mosque. See the slender minarets and domes, gleaming mosaics and frescoes in Hagia Sophia, a stunning example of Byzantine art and architecture. Finish your tour at the sprawling Grand Bazaar, and get insider advice on finding carpets, handicrafts and souvenirs at thousands of stalls.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
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2 Day Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour From Istanbul

2 Day Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour From Istanbul

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The historical sites at Ephesus and natural travertine pools at Pamukkale can be tricky to see from Istanbul. On this 2-day tour, explore both with ease on a guided tour. Travel by plane from Istanbul and visit the Temple of Artemis, the Library of Celsus, the ruins at Hierapolis, and more. Stay overnight in Selcuk or Kusadasi.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$429.71
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$429.71
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3-Day Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul with Round-Trip Flights

3-Day Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul with Round-Trip Flights

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Lose yourself in the fairy-tale landscapes of Cappadocia with this 2- or 3-day taster tour from Istanbul, including round-trip flights and 4-star accommodation in an atmospheric cave hotel. Uncover Cappadocia’s rich history as you tour the UNESCO-listed Göreme Open-Air Museum, explore the underground city of Kaymakli and visit Uchisar Castle. Keep your camera handy as you wander through the bizarre rock formations and fairy chimneys of Pasabag, Devrent and Rose valleys, and learn how the region’s unique topography was sculpted through millions of years of volcanic activity.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$583.18
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