Anatolian Adventure tour

Anatolian Adventure tour

10 Days
From
$1088
$1023

Anatolian Adventure tour

10 Days 

Visiting:

Turkey

Tour operator:

Encounters Travel

Trip Styles:

Tour code:

37

Group size:

2 - 20

Age range:

Over 9s

Interests:

Recommended For:

From:

$1088

$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65


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  • Free Amendments/Cancellation
  • Balance due 60 days before departure
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Tour Overview

This exciting 10 day tour begins in the bustling city of Istanbul before moving on to the important historical sites of Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus and Pamukkale. We visit the hot thermal pools at Hierapoli, follow the ancient Silk Road to Konya and tour the stunning and surreal landscape of Cappadocia before visiting Ankara.

Highlights

Istanbul, Gallipoli battlefields & memorials, Troy, Pergamum Acropolis, Ancient Greek & Roman ruins at Ephesus & Hieropolis, Pamukkale calcium travertines, Sultanhani Caravansary, Cappadocia underground churches & fairy chimneys.

Itinerary

Day 1, Arrive into Istanbul. Transfer to hotel
Upon arrival our staff will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in Istanbul for the start of your trip.
OVERNIGHT
Istanbul - 4 star hotel
MEALS
None
EXTRAS
Extra nights in Istanbul, Single room supplement

Day 2, Istanbul. Old city tour
Our trip begins this morning with a full day tour of Istanbul. Lying across two continents this historically important city played an integral role in the development of both the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires. We visit the 17th century Blue Mosque, the Aya Sofya museum and explore the former residence of the Ottoman Sultans at Topkapi Palace before ending at the famous Hippodrome.
OVERNIGHT
Istanbul - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast

Day 3, Gallipoli battlefields and memorials tour
We depart Istanbul this morning for the drive to Gallopoli where we will receive a fully guided tour of this World War I battlefield site. Although home to some of the fiercest fighting during the War today the site is full of poignant memorials set against a subdued wooded landscape. Our tour will include the Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair memorials, ANZAC Cove, Johnston Jolly as well as The Nek and Gallipoli Museum. There will also be chance to see the original trenches and tunnels used during the war before we head to our hotel in Canakkale.
OVERNIGHT
Canakkale - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4, Tour of Troy and the Acropolis of Pergamum
This morning we make the short drive to the ancient city of Troy. Lying undiscoverd until midway through the 19th Century the excavations here brought the legend of the Trojan horse and the poems of Homer back to life. We then continue our drive south to the acropolis of Pergamum. A former kingdom we enjoy a full tour of the site including the Temple of Trajan and the famous library which is believed to have rivalled the library of Alexandria and helped shape Pergamum into a renowned cultural and political centre.
OVERNIGHT
Kusadasi - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5, Kusadasi. Ephesus Roman ruins tour
After breakfast we drive to the Roman site of Ephesus. The city at one time housed 250,000 people and is regarded as one of the best preserved ancient cities in the Mediterranean. We visit the Temple of Artemis, and explore the ancient marble streets of this ruined Roman city. This afternoon we visit the fruit wine growing village of Sirince and learn about the history of carpet weaving in Turkey.
OVERNIGHT
Kusadasi - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6, Drive to Pamukkale and Hieropolis
We travel east this morning to Pamukkale, site of the well known white calcium terraces known as Travertines. Pamukkale translates as ‘cotton castles’ and the naturally occuring geology here has created cloud like formations unlike anywhere else. We then head to the ancient city of Hierapolis to enjoy a dip in the hot thermal pools lodged amongst ancient columns left by the Romans who used the pools for their therapeutic powers.
OVERNIGHT
Pamukkale - 5 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7, Drive the Silk Road to Konya
Travel back in time today as we follow the ancient Silk Road towards Konya. We learn more about the history of this important trade route with a stop at the Sultanhani Caravanserai before arrivingin Konya where we include a visit to the Mevlana museum – the former home of the original Mevlevi Whirling Dervishes.
OVERNIGHT
Cappadocia - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast, Dinner

Day 8, Cappadocia. Full day tour
Today we set out to explore the beautiful and surreal landscape of Cappadocia. Unlike nowhere else on earth, this bizarre setting creates a fairytale view full of improbable rock formations and underground villages. Often described as the jewel of Turkey we have a full tour here to explore the subterrenean churches and fortresses used by Christians to avoid persecution over a thousand years ago.
OVERNIGHT
Cappadocia - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast, Dinner

Day 9, Cappadocia. Drive to Ankara. Return to Istanbul
We leave early this morning for the drive to Ankara, Turkey’s modern day capital city. We visit Anitkabir – mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Kemal Ataturk before returning to Istanbul by road. This is a long day's drive, and we can arrange an upgrade to an internal flight from Kayseri in Cappadocia if you prefer (please ask for current times & prices).
OVERNIGHT
Istanbul - 4 star hotel
MEALS
Breakfast

Day 10, Istanbul. Free time. Transfer to airport
Your time is free in Istanbul today for some last minute sightseeing and shopping before we transfer you to the airport for departure.
OVERNIGHT
N/A
MEALS
Breakfast

What's Included

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    Accommodation

    4*

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    Meals

    9 breakfasts, 6 dinners

  • All accommodation in 4 and 5 star hotels as stated in the itinerary
  • All transport and transfers
  • 24-hour airport arrival & departure transfer service
  • Services of a local tour leader throughout
  • Entrance fees to various sites
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Tipping kitty

Dates & Availability

Saturday

Oct 08, 2022

Monday

Oct 17, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 15, 2022

Monday

Oct 24, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 22, 2022

Monday

Oct 31, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 29, 2022

Monday

Nov 07, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 05, 2022

Monday

Nov 14, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 12, 2022

Monday

Nov 21, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 19, 2022

Monday

Nov 28, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $65 (USD)

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$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65

Saturday

Nov 26, 2022

Monday

Dec 05, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $65 (USD)

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$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65

Saturday

Dec 03, 2022

Monday

Dec 12, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $65 (USD)

$1088
$1023 (USD)
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$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65

Saturday

Dec 10, 2022

Monday

Dec 19, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $65 (USD)

$1088
$1023 (USD)
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$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65

Saturday

Dec 17, 2022

Monday

Dec 26, 2022
  • tourhub discount: $65 (USD)

$1088
$1023 (USD)
$1088
$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65

Saturday

Dec 24, 2022

Monday

Jan 02, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $65 (USD)

$1088
$1023 (USD)
$1088
$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65

Saturday

Dec 31, 2022

Monday

Jan 09, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jan 07, 2023

Monday

Jan 16, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jan 14, 2023

Monday

Jan 23, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jan 21, 2023

Monday

Jan 30, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jan 28, 2023

Monday

Feb 06, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Feb 04, 2023

Monday

Feb 13, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Feb 11, 2023

Monday

Feb 20, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Feb 18, 2023

Monday

Feb 27, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Feb 25, 2023

Monday

Mar 06, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Mar 04, 2023

Monday

Mar 13, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Mar 11, 2023

Monday

Mar 20, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Mar 18, 2023

Monday

Mar 27, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Mar 25, 2023

Monday

Apr 03, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Apr 01, 2023

Monday

Apr 10, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Apr 08, 2023

Monday

Apr 17, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Apr 15, 2023

Monday

Apr 24, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Apr 22, 2023

Monday

May 01, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Apr 29, 2023

Monday

May 08, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

May 06, 2023

Monday

May 15, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

May 13, 2023

Monday

May 22, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

May 20, 2023

Monday

May 29, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

May 27, 2023

Monday

Jun 05, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jun 03, 2023

Monday

Jun 12, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jun 10, 2023

Monday

Jun 19, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jun 17, 2023

Monday

Jun 26, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jun 24, 2023

Monday

Jul 03, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jul 01, 2023

Monday

Jul 10, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jul 08, 2023

Monday

Jul 17, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jul 15, 2023

Monday

Jul 24, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jul 22, 2023

Monday

Jul 31, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
$1474
$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jul 29, 2023

Monday

Aug 07, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Aug 05, 2023

Monday

Aug 14, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Aug 12, 2023

Monday

Aug 21, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Aug 19, 2023

Monday

Aug 28, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Aug 26, 2023

Monday

Sep 04, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Sep 02, 2023

Monday

Sep 11, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Sep 09, 2023

Monday

Sep 18, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Sep 16, 2023

Monday

Sep 25, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Sep 23, 2023

Monday

Oct 02, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Sep 30, 2023

Monday

Oct 09, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 07, 2023

Monday

Oct 16, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 14, 2023

Monday

Oct 23, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 21, 2023

Monday

Oct 30, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Oct 28, 2023

Monday

Nov 06, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 04, 2023

Monday

Nov 13, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 11, 2023

Monday

Nov 20, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 18, 2023

Monday

Nov 27, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Nov 25, 2023

Monday

Dec 04, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Dec 02, 2023

Monday

Dec 11, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Dec 09, 2023

Monday

Dec 18, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Dec 16, 2023

Monday

Dec 25, 2023
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Dec 23, 2023

Monday

Jan 01, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

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$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Dec 30, 2023

Monday

Jan 08, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
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tourhub discount: $88

Saturday

Jan 06, 2024

Monday

Jan 15, 2024
  • tourhub discount: $88 (USD)

$1474
$1386 (USD)
$1474
$1386 (USD)

tourhub discount: $88

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Anatolian Adventure tour

10 Days 

Visiting:

Turkey

Tour operator:

Encounters Travel

Trip Styles:

Tour code:

37

Group size:

2 - 20

Age range:

Over 9s

Interests:

Recommended For:

From:

$1088

$1023 (USD)

tourhub discount: $65


  • 100% Guaranteed Refunds
  • Free Amendments/Cancellation
  • Balance due 60 days before departure
See local operators tour description
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