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Active & Adventure Tour of Turkey - Private Luxury Turkey Tours (15 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Istanbul, Turkey To Istanbul, Turkey

Valid for Departures Now Through: 16 Jul 2021

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet None

ACTIVE & ADVENTURE TOUR OF TURKEY: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Izmir & Ephesus, Bodrum & Turquoise Coast

An exclusive private tour of Turkey for the most discerning luxury traveler.

VIP airport assistance through immigration. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Istanbul at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Bosphorus, Four Seasons Hotel Sultanahmet or Ciragan Palace

Day 2
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Cultural and historical highlights, religious sites, bazaars, architecture, cuisine, art

Day 3
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Noted museums, boat ride on the Bosphorus (private charter available, upon request), local markets

Insider access to local artisans (carpets, jewelry, glass, textiles, antiques)

Day 4
Cappadocia, Turkey
Argos Hotel Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Cappadocia. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Cappadocia at luxury hotel: Argos Hotel or Museum Hotel

Afternoon private tour with expert guide and driver

Underground cities, unique landscapes, cave frescoes

Day 5
Cappadocia, Turkey
Argos Hotel Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Open-air museum, winery, local crafts (pottery, carpets), option for hiking

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: hot-air balloon ride, beginner to expert hiking or mountain biking, private pottery lesson at artist's studio

Day 6
Izmir, Turkey
Swissotel Buyuk Efes Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Izmir. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Izmir at luxury hotel

Afternoon private tour with expert guide and driver

Cultural highlights, bazaars, interesting neighborhoods

Day 7
Bodrum, Turkey
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum Breakfast

Private overland transfer with touring of Ephesus en route

Ancient sites, Roman ruins, history, architecture

Accommodation in Bodrum at ultra-luxury hotel: Mandarin Oriental Bodrum

Day 8
Bodrum, Turkey
Mandarin Oriental, Bodrum Breakfast

Private gulet cruise

Day 9
Gocek, Turkey
D-Resort Gocek Breakfast

Private transfer to Gocek

Cruise Dalyan Delta and hike to Kaunos en route

Accommodation in Gocek at luxury hotel

Day 10
Gocek, Turkey
D-Resort Gocek Breakfast

Half-day kayaking excursion, or private car and guide at disposal to hike part of the Lycian Way or explore nearby beaches

Day 11
Kalkan, Turkey
Patara Prince Hotel Breakfast

Private touring of Xanthos, Patara and hike through Saklikent Canyon

Afternoon private transfer to Kalkan

Accommodation in Kalkan at luxury hotel

Day 12
Kalkan, Turkey
Patara Prince Hotel Breakfast

Full-day touring of Myra, Kekova Island and Kale, or hike part of the Lycian Way

Day 13
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Istanbul. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Istanbul at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Bosphorus, Four Seasons Hotel Sultanahmet or Ciragan Palace

Day 14
Istanbul, Turkey
Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus Breakfast

Private bicycling excursion to Princes' Islands or half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Options include historic and cultural sites, specialized museums, palaces, contemporary Istanbul

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: private cooking lesson and market visit, private boat charter, biking, tasting tours, excursion to Princes Islands, day trip to Iznik or Bursa

Day 15
Istanbul, Turkey
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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ACTIVE & ADVENTURE TOUR OF TURKEY: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Izmir & Ephesus, Bodrum & Turquoise Coast


An exclusive private tour of Turkey for the most discerning luxury traveler.


This private tour is perfect for travelers interested in a more active vacation, and offers an ideal combination of Turkey’s most interesting and important cultural sites, stunning landscapes, and opportunities for hiking, biking, kayaking and other active pursuits.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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