Turkey

by The Twins

Istanbul & Cappadocia

Spaces available: 12

Dates: 12 – 17 September 2019 (5 nights, 6 days)

Accommodation

Accommodation is based on twin sharing (2 x single rooms are available on request for an additional charge).

Flights and Transfers

Suggested Flights: Turkish Airlines: £285.00 pp

  • 12th Sep Gatwick – Istanbul 10.30 – 16.25
  • 17th Sep Istanbul – Gatwick  13.55 – 16.00

N.B Flights are not on hold, so price and availability are subject to change.

Group transfers for the suggested flights will be provided. For those arriving on alternative flights, transfers will be quoted separately.

Highlights of the trip include:

Cappadocia highlights:

  • Soft hike through the valleys
  • Tour the underground city of Kaymaklı
  • Pottery demonstration
  • Dinner at a Women’s Cooperative
  • Orientation walk in Göreme
  • Cooking class at Nuray’s house
  • Carpet educational with Ruth
  • Optional: hot air ballooning (€195 pp)

Istanbul highlights:

  • Traditional Turkish bath (scrub and massage)
  • Night tasting trail tour
  • Tours of Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar, Suleymaniye Mosque and the Spice Market
  • Return flights to Cappadocia included

Price: £940.00 (excluding destination flights)

The full itinerary can be downloaded here

Payment breakdown:

  • A £200 deposit is required upon booking
  • The final payment is due 8 weeks before the tour

What’s included:

  • Leader/Guide
  • Meals & drinks: 5 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners
  • Accommodation: hotel x 5 nights
  • Included activities: as per the itinerary, including entrance fees where applicable
  • Transport: air-conditioned vehicle transfers
  • Internal flights to and from Cappadocia
  • 24-hour support from Intrepid Travel’s local office

Exclusions:

  • International arrival/departure flights
  • International airport departure tax
  • Tour guide for free time or days
  • Optional activities (e.g. hot air balloon)
  • Any visas required
  • Services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check in or late check out at hotels
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips for leaders, guide and driver
  • Expenditure of a personal nature
  • Personal insurance

How to book:

In order to book your place, please email hello@twinsthattravel.com

We will then pass your details to the Intrepid booking team. Your place is reserved through payment of the £200 deposit.