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Private Escapes Sale: Turkey 2021


7 days from $2,395 per person was $4,795

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Discover the rich and diverse historical landscape of Turkey, exploring the best the nation has to offer, from exquisite Istanbul to archaeological wonders that date from ancient Greece to the Ottoman Empire, before relaxing on Turkey’s exquisite Turquoise Coast

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  • Marvel at the soaring interior of the legendary Hagia Sophia
  • Explore Istanbul’s architectural marvels, including stately Topkapi Palace and the spired Suleymaniye Mosque
  • Discover Turkey’s Turquoise Coast and its famed archeological sites, from Ephesus to Didyma
  • View the oldest shipwreck ever recovered on an informative visit to the Underwater Archaeological Museum in Bodrum

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Istanbul, Turkey
Day 2
Istanbul | Hagia Sophia & Bosphorus Straits
Day 3
Istanbul | Seat of a Mighty Empire
Day 4
Istanbul | Ottoman Architecture & the Grand Bazaar
Day 5
Bodrum | Wonders of the Ancient World
Day 6
Bodrum | Shipwrecks & Their Bounty
Day 7
Depart Bodrum

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Day 1
Arrive Istanbul, Turkey

Arrive in Istanbul, a bustling crossroads of history, where you are met and transferred to your hotel.

Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
Day 2
Istanbul | Hagia Sophia & Bosphorus Straits

Begin your day with a stroll to the timeless Hagia Sophia. Take in the structure’s imposing façade, matched only by the grandeur of its towering, vaulted ceilings within. Next, visit the Basilica Cistern, its marble columns standing since the sixth century. Ride Like a Local on a public ferry across the Bosphorus to explore the food markets of the Asian side. Later return by ferry to the European side and your hotel, with the remainder of the day at leisure.

Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
Meals: Breakfast
Day 3
Istanbul | Seat of a Mighty Empire

Today visit Topkapi Palace, once a seat of Ottoman power, with its extensive harem chambers. Learn the history of this medieval palace complex built in 1459, viewing the Ottoman-related weapons, armor, garments, religious relics and illuminated manuscripts on display in its regal sanctuary turned museum. Stop at the Istanbul Archeological Museum to view its collection of fascinating artifacts.

Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
Meals: Breakfast
Day 4
Istanbul | Ottoman Architecture & the Grand Bazaar

Explore Suleymaniye Mosque and Istanbul’s fabled Grand Bazaar, meeting local craftspeople along the way. Enjoy a last afternoon in the city, absorbing the many pleasures and experiences that Istanbul has to offer.

Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
Bodrum | Wonders of the Ancient World

Rise early to fly to Turkey’s sparking Turquoise Coast. After landing in Izmir, continue to Ephesus, where Saint Paul once lived. Explore the renowned archaeological park and museum here, and visit Didyma to view the Temple of Apollo, dating to at least 300 BC. Discover the Temple of Zeus at Euromos, and then continue to your hotel in Bodrum, situated above the city with stunning views of the coast.

The Marmara Bodrum
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
Bodrum | Shipwrecks & Their Bounty

Today, enjoy a morning exploration of fascinating Bodrum. Stop by the ancient Theater of Halicarnassus before visiting the Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum in the Castle of St. Peter, which houses the oldest shipwreck ever discovered. Enjoy the rest of your day at leisure.

The Marmara Bodrum
Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
Depart Bodrum

After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board your departing flight.

Meals: Breakfast

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Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

  • 2021
  • Apr 04 - Apr 10
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  • Apr 08 - Apr 14
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  • Apr 19 - Apr 25
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  • May 06 - May 12
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  • May 16 - May 22
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  • May 20 - May 26
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  • Jun 01 - Jun 07
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  • Jun 05 - Jun 11
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  • Jun 08 - Jun 14
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  • Jun 13 - Jun 19
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  • Jun 19 - Jun 25
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Journey Details

Internal Air: Economy class from $95
Istanbul/Izmir

Solo traveller pricing available upon request. Contact A&K for details.


Special Offer Terms & Conditions

Promotion begins Monday, November 30, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. CT and ends Friday, December 4, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. CT. Prices are per person based on double occupancy and are subject to availability. International and internal air are not included. Full payment is due at time of booking and is non–refundable. For barge private charters, prices apply to use of the entire barge up to the published maximum capacity and a deposit of 25% of the total charter price is due at time of booking and is non-refundable. These offers are not combinable with any other offer, discount or promotion. Other restrictions may apply.

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