East Turkey Tour 3 Days - 3 Days

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Itinerary

Day 1
URGUP - KARATAYHAN - TEKIR PLATEAU - KAHRAMANMARAS – KAHTA

Our team will pick you up from your hotel in Cappadocia at 08.30. You will visit
Karatayhan Caravanserai on the way to Kahta. After a short break you will go to Tekir
Plateau in order to have a authentic lunch at Pınarbasi. You will be able to taste
famous Kahramanmaras ice-cream in a pretty cafe after lunch. At the end of the tour
our team will take you back to Kahta for dinner and accomodation

Day 2
MT. NEMRUT - ARSEMIA - CENDERE BRIDGE - SANLIURFA - ABRAHAM CAVE - HARRAN – GOBEKLITEPE

The tour will begin at 03.00 in the morning. You will reach the close summit of
Nemrut Mountain. You will walk to the hill where you will watch the sunrise amongst
the giant head sculptures of kings and gods.

When the sun rises you will be able to see the remnants of the mountain. You will
have free time before you will return to Kahta. You will visit the ruins of Arsemia,
Roman Cendere Bridge, Tumulus Karatavuk on the way. You’ll have breakfast in the
hotel.

You will go to Sanliurfa after breakfast. You will be able to see Atatürk Dam which is
the biggest dam of the middle east. You’ll have lunch in Sanliurfa at a kebap
restaurant.

After the lunch, you will visit some places like the Eastern Bazaar in the city center,
Hz. Abraham’s Cave and the sacred carp pools. Then you will go to Harran, where
we will see the mudbrick beehive houses and where Abraham spent his last years
(as stated in the Book of Creation). You will also visit the oldest Islamic University
walls and the remains of Harran, including the 8th-century fortress. You will have free
time in the village of Harran. Then you will visit Göbekli Tepe, the oldest Temple in
the world. Göbekli Tepe is a structure consisting of circular and oval-shaped
structures located on a hill, about 15 km from Şanlıurfa. It belongs to the Neolithic
period (c. 9600-7300 BC). There is archaeological evidence that this place was used
for ritual or religious purposes.
Then you will return to the hotel. You’ll have dinner in Sanliurfa and spend the night
there.

Day 3
SANLIURFA - BIRECIK - GAZIANTEP – GOREME

You will leave Sanliurfa and go to Birecik after breakfast in order to see Bald Ibis
(Hermit Ibis) birds in their breeding site. Later you will go to Göreme to have lunch.
You will spend the night in Cappadocia.

INCLUDES

  • 2 Nights Accommodation
  • 3 Days City Tour
  • Lunch for 3 days
  • Dinner for 2 days
  • Entrance tickets
  • Transportation
  • Professional guide

EXCLUDES

  • Drinks,
  • Personal expenses
  • Transport fees for Cappadocia and Kahta
Deposit Payment:

– to deposit is required on most tours. Some selected tours require a higher percentage or payment in full.

Balance Payment:

– Balance is required on arrival in Turkey, by cash.
– If you wish to pay the Balance by card/bank transfer, there will be an extra fee of the outstanding payment amount. Balance paid by cash on arrival ensures no extra fee.

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East Turkey Tour 3 Days