2020 - Mt Nemrut Eastern Classics Tour

Start: Cappadocia Finish: Cappadocia

Visiting: Adiyaman, Sanliurfa (Urfa)


Duration: 2 Nights

Physical rating: Low

Tour code: EC

Tour operator: Fez Travel

Group size: 2 - 8

Age range: 8-99

Tour operated in: English


Prices From: $441

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Tour Overview

This 3 day tour, starts and ends in Cappadocia, Turkey. Highlights include :- Göbekli Tepe - Kahramanmaraş - Kahta - Karatay Caravansaray - Mt. Nemrut - Sanliurfa (Urfa)

Highlights

  • iconArsemia
  • iconGöbekli Tepe
  • iconGobekli Tepe
  • iconSanliurfa - Mevlid-i Halil Mosque
  • iconKaratay Caravansaray
  • iconAtaturk Dam
  • iconSanliurfa (Urfa)
  • iconSeverus (Cendere) Bridge
  • iconKarakus Tümülüsü
  • iconKahramanmaras
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Itinerary

icon Day 1 : Mt Nemrut, Karatay Caravansaray, Kahramanmaras

Location: Adiyaman

Accommodation: Euphrat Hotel Nemrut (3 star)

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Departure in the morning from Cappadocia, we we cross the Tekir plateau towards Adiyaman and Mt Nemrut. Along the way our first stop will be the Seljuk Karatay Caravansaray. The next stop will be Pinarbasi for a short tea break than onto Kahramanmaras which produces Turkey's best ice cream! From here we pass through Adiyaman and visit Arsemia, once the capital of the Commagene Kingdom, before continuing to the ancient Severus (Cendere) Bridge and the Karakus Tumulus where members of the royal family were buried. This evening we will go to Mt Nemrut, ascend the mountain, watch the magical sunrise over the plateau, and visit the massive ancient rock statues. After the sunset we return to Adiyaman.

icon Day 2 : Gobekli Tepe, Sanliurfa, Harran

Location: Sanliurfa (Urfa)

Accommodation: Hotel Harran (4 star)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today we drive to Sanliurfa, visiting Ataturk Dam, Turkey's largest, along. After short break we drive to Gobekli Tepe, predating Stonehenge by some 6,000 years, some believe it is the site of the world's oldest temple. Lunch will be in Sanliurfa and after lunch we visit the Harran, a village of Mud-Brick "beehive" houses mentioned in the book of Genesis where Abraham spend last years of his life. we will visit the ruins of Harran including city walls, oldest Islamic university and the castle dated to eighteen century. We then drive back to Sanliurfa where we will stay and you will have chance to see Mevlid-i Halil Mosque, where you can see the Prophet Abraham Cave and the Pools of the Holy Carp surrounding it, then wander around oriental covered bazaar.

icon Day 3 : Gaziantep

Accommodation: ()

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Departure from Sanliurfa for Gaziantep where you can see the famous Mosaic Museum, the largest in the world and home to the famous 'Gypsy Girl' mosaic. This museum exhibits superb mosaics discovered at the roman site of Belkis - Zeugma before Birecik Dam flooded most of the site. After lunch, we drive across the Taurus Mountains and back to Goreme, Cappadocia.

What's Included

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    Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour

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    Entrance fees

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    Meals

    2 breakfasts, 3lunches, 2dinners

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    Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle

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    Tips except Driver and Guide

What's Not Included

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    Suggested optional activities

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    Tips - Driver and Guide

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    Compulsory Travel Insurance

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    Low Deposit

    Fez Travel requires a deposit of 150 GBP to secure a place on this tour, and the final balance is not due till 56 days before departure..

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    Secure payments

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