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Legendary Turkey

Sept. 22–Oct. 6, 2020

Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Activity Level: Moderate

Exotic sights, scents and sounds reign in this fascinating land where Europe and Asia meet. From Istanbul, magnificent “Empress of the World,” to ancient ruins, stunning landscapes and the dramatic Turquoise Coast where we board privately chartered “gulet” yachts for a distinctive four-day voyage, Turkey engages and beguiles, offering us an unparalleled small group experience.


  • Exotic Istanbul, including Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia
  • Private Bosphorus cruise
  • WWI battlefield of Gallipoli
  • Ruins at ancient Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus
  • Rustic village of Sirince
  • Four-night “Blue Voyage” aboard privately chartered gulet yacht
  • Cruising to secluded coves and hidden sites
  • Opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, hiking
  • Sunken Baths of Cleopatra
  • Ancient site of Perge
  • Antalya’s acclaimed Archaeological Museum


Day 1: Depart U.S. for Istanbul, Turkey

Day 2: Arrive Istanbul

Day 3, 4 & 5: Istanbul

Day 6: Istanbul/Gallipoli/Troy/Assos

Day 7: Assos/Pergamum/Izmir

Day 8: Izmir/Ephesus

Day 9: Izmir/Göcek

Day 10: Cruising – Aga Limani/Cleopatra Baths

Day 11: Cruising – Göcek/Dalyan

Day 12: Cruising – Gemiler Island/Kayakoy

Day 13: Fethiye/Antalya

Day 14: Antalya/Perge

Day 15: Depart for U.S.

Optional Post-Tour Extension

Spend four days and three nights in Cappadocia.

Program Itinerary is subject to change. See final brochure for complete details.

Cost Details

Land Only: TBA
With Group Air from Seattle: TBA
Single Supplement: TBA

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