ALUMNI GROUP TRAVEL-TURKEY
This tour package is aimed to provide easy travel arrangments to ones who want to travel with group of like minded people.
Particiapants dont need any pre-conditions or qualifications to join this tour. What alumni travel programmes in Turkey ask is a curious mind and interest to learning more about each destination.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey offers quality of service, good memories and value of money and TIME.
See detailed itinerary of alumni group travel Turkey:
(Welcome wine reception)
On arrival to Istanbul airport staff of Tours4Turkey will
welcome you with board of Alumni Group Travel Turkey.
Scheduled transfers to hotels will be provided for each
Alumni Group Travel Turkey team will assist you with check
in formalities at hotel.
At 19:30 all participants will join a welcome wine reception
in Underground Basilica in Old City of Istanbul.
Overnight in Istanbul.
After breakfast all alumni group travel participants will join a fully guided old city tour of Istanbul.
Hippodrome and Blue Mosque: Visit to ancient hippodrome and famous Blue Mosque, named after its blue-tiles. Highlights include: Hippodrome, obelisks, Blue Mosque
Topkapı Palace: A Professor from a state university will start the tour of administrate center of Ottoman Empire from the Great Entrance. Highlights include the treasury, the wardrobe, the kitchens and the decorated apartments of the harem.
Hagia Sophia: Formerly basilica with the great dome and mosaics. Today’s museum was originally as a basilica, in order to serve the people as a church and as a mosque.
Grand Bazaar: World’s biggest covered bazaar with 4.000 shops, offers variety of handmade products, carpets,mosaics and textile beside world wide famous gold and jewelry stores.
Lunch in Old Town, Dinner on Galata Bridge.
Alumni Group Travel participants will have a 5 hours bus drive to capital city of modern Turkey.
On arrival check-in to hotel and lunch at hotel.
After the lunch visit to Ataturk’s Mausoleum, Atakule and Anatolia Civilizations Museum.
Dinner in Atakule Sevilla Bar.
Overnight in Ankara.
Today Alumni Group Travel Turkey participants will visit the unique landscapes and fairy chimneys of Cappadocia the land of beautiful horses.
Highlights include: Goreme Open Air Museum, Dervent Valley, Paşabağ Valley
Lunch in a cave restaurant and dinner on a moonlight pool reception.
Overnight in Cappadocia.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey will have the second tour of Cappadocia. Today’s highlights: Kaymakli Underground City. The Christians hid from the armies of Rome and the raids of hostile tribes in these self sufficient cities in which there were halls for stocks of crop, barns, rooms, kitchens & ventilation channels. The second part of our Cappadocia Tour will include Uchisar Castle, Avcilar, and Pigeon Valley.
Lunch in a local restaurant and dinner in domed Dervish Caravansarai.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey will depart for Olympos, the famous Greek Town dedicated to Goddesses.
Today group will have free time after arrival and check in the luxury tree houses called bungalow unique to Olympos.
Enjoy the beautiful beach of Olympos and get ready for a BBQ party.
Lunch and dinner in Olympos.
Overnight in Olympos.
(Full Board on Cruise)
Today Alumni Group Travel Turkey will embark on a Turkish traditional yacht, called Gulet for a 3 day Blue Voyage.
Around 10:00 am Transfer from Olympos to Demre for shopping & banking.
A visit to the ancient city of Myra and St. Nicholas Church before boarding your yacht at Andriake harbour. Cruise to Pirates Cave for snorkeling, to Sunken City – sail over the ancient ruins of this World Heritage site, to Simena Castle - walk up to the top & witness a magical view over the Bay taking in the underwater Lycenian Tombs and across to the Sunken City.
Gokkaya Bay for the night: it’s party time at the nearby Island disco where you can meet up with the other cruising travelers for a night of dancing under the stars, or simply relax, sit back and chill out on your yacht. Overnight on the Boat.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey will have breakfast at Yaglica
Bay. Cruise to Kas harbour for lunch. Time to explore this small Turkish town
for shopping and internet. And a cruise to Aquarium Bay for dinner and stay for
Wake up with views of the beautiful Butterfly Valley. After
breakfast there is time for sunbathing, swimming and an optional hike up to the
waterfall. Oludeniz – Europe’s most stunning beach & one of the best spots
in the world for paragliding. Swim to the beach and there is also the option to
paraglide. Anchor at St. Nicholas Island for the night. Optional walk up
through the Island’s ruins to witness the spectacular sunset.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey will have the last day of blue voyage in Turkey Coasts.
Breakfast at St. Nicholas Island. Cruise to Samanlik Bay for swimming & lunch, a visit of Tarzan’s Bay, arrive at Fethiye harbour around 14:00 p.m .two hours free time in Fethiye .
Alumni Group Travel will drive to Pamukkale. After Arriving to Pamukkale Check in to your hotel.Overnight in Pamukkale. ( A unique thermal hotel with hot spring water)
Lunch and Dinner in Pamukkale.
In Pamukkale we shall visit the calcium terraces of
Pamukkale (Cotton Castle) and the ruins of Hierapolis, walking around this
natural phenomenon gives you the option of lying in the waters of the natural
springs that flow down from the calcium terraces.
Hierapolis ancient city has Ancient Age’s biggest necropol
with a Cleopetra’s private swimming pool above the town.
After the tour drive to Kusadasi the touristic town of Aegean
Overnight in Kusadasi.
Lunch and Dinner in Kusadasi.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey will drive to Ephesus city, which
we call it the Marble Poem of Aegea. One of the best preserved ancient ruins in
Highlight: Ephesus Ancient City,Temple of Artemision,House
of Virgin Mary,Basilica of St. John.
Lunch in Selcuk and Dinner at hotel in Kusadasi.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey participants will have a free day at leisure to enjoy the sea-sand-sun and beach in Kusadasi. Explore the town in small shops, cafes or try a Turkish Bath.
Group Dinner at hotel.
Overnight stay in Kuşadası.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey participants will have a transfer
to Izmir airport for domestic flight to Istanbul.
On arrival lunch will be served in a local restaurant.
Dinner will be served on a Bosphorus Cruise with night show
and dance entertainment.
Alumni Group Travel Turkey Tour is ending today, airport transfers will be provided to all participants
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
• Return airport transfer services in Istanbul
• Accomodation in 4 star deluxe hotels
• Exclusive use of Turkish Private Cruise Gulet
• Exlusive use of private luxury bus
• All Tours and shore exsursions as described in program
• Travel Kits Package: list of readings, map and info kits
• Professional tour leader service
• Professional Lectures by region expert guides
• Entrance Ticket Costs
• Welcome wine reception
• Breakfasts-Lunches –Dinners
• BBQ Dinner in Olympos
• Turkish Night Dinner Show on Bosphorus Cruise
• Domestic Flight Izmir-Istanbul
• Luggage Services and local taxes
• Minimal accident and first aid services
• International flight
• Tips and personal expenses
• Available from 10 people to 200 people
• 1st June- 1st September with Cruise