Turkey

Travel to Turkey

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Flights
Istanbul (IST),
Timezone
GMT +2
Climate

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Health Requirements

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Voltage
230 V

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Currency
TRY

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Located right at the meeting point of Europe and Asia, eternal Turkey is a true melting pot of cultures. An A&K journey to Turkey reveals the country's wealth of history and its rapidly modernizing profile, affording an in-depth exploration of this complex and utterly fascinating destination.

One of Turkey's must-sees is legendary Istanbul, and with A&K, you dig into this incredible city, once the capital for the Roman, Byzantine, Latin and Ottoman empires. Explore the remnants of these cultures while enjoying privileged access to the city, perhaps on a private afternoon cruise on the Bosphorus or during a private tour of the astounding Hagia Sophia, the Basilica Cistern and Topkapi Palace. Venture to beautiful Cappadocia and see it from a unique viewpoint as you float over the region's stunning landscape in a hot air balloon. 

Turkey is also a remarkable destination for young explorers, and on an A&K Family Holiday, you and your loved ones absorb the country's culture and history by lodging in a boutique cave hotel — a living example of Ottoman, Roman and Hittite–era wonders — or cooking traditional Turkish meals at an authentic family-run restaurant.

Turkey is the perfect destination to experience a different side of Europe, and with A&K, discover this unique country in peerless style and comfort.




A&K’s Recommended Journeys to Turkey:

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Turkey: A Journey Through History

Turkey: A Journey Through History
(2015)

Luxury Small Group Journeys
11 Days | From $8,595

From the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace in Istanbul and the volcanic rock “fairy chimneys” of Cappadocia, to a private cruise on the Bosphorus, journey through a land rich in history and tradition.

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Turkey: From Istanbul to the Aegean

Turkey: Istanbul & the Aegean Coast (2015)

Connections Worldwide Group Journeys
11 Days | From $4,995

Visit Hagia Sophia and Basilica Cistern, explore Topkapi Palace, see Cappadocia’s “fairy chimneys,” which you may choose to balloon over, boat on the Aegean Sea and witness the Whirling Dervish dance.

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