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10-Day Turkish Riviera

Itinerary

Day 1
Thursday – Depart USA for Istanbul, Turkey
Overnight flight to Istanbul, Turkey
Day 2
Friday – Istanbul
Upon arrival, you will be met at airport and assisted with arrival procedures and transfer to hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at your own leisure. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3
Saturday – Istanbul
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a guided tour to Topkapi Palace – royal residence of the Ottoman Sultans from 1465-1856- followed by visits to St. Sophia (Hagia Sophia), the greatest church in ancient Byzantium and the Blue Mosque, built 1609 and known for the blue tiles adorning the interior walls and for six minarets that tower over the skyline. We end our day enjoying the sights, sounds, aromas of the Grand Bazaar-one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world! Overnight in Istanbul. (B)
Day 4
Sunday – Cappadocia
After breakfast, we depart for Ankara where we will visit the Museum and Mausoleum of Ataturk -burial place of the national hero who founded the modern Republic of Turkey. We then depart for Cappadocia enjoying the picturesque trip along the Salt Lake. Optional night tour with a Turkish show is avaliable tonight. Overnight in Cappadocia. (BD)
Day 5
Monday – Cappadocia
Early in the morning an optional Balloon tour is available to experience this miraculous natural wonder of wind and water that created “fairy chimneys”, rocky pinnacles, cones and spires of pinks and russet-brown! Our full day excursion in Cappadocia includes visits to the Kaymakli Underground City, Open Air Museum in Goreme and the natural fortress in Uchisar. Here, we will have the opportunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets, Turkish tiles, onyx and potteries. Overnight in Cappadocia (BD).
Day 6
Tuesday – Konya, Pamukkale
Early morning departure for Pamukkale (“cotton castle”) stopping to visit the 13th century Seljukian masterpiece, Sultanhan Caravanserai, before arrival in Konya. After visiting the Mausoleum of Mevlana, the world famous mystic figure of the “whirling dervishes” we continue our drive to Pamukkale for an overnight stay (BD).
Day 7
Wednesday – Fethiye –Oludeniz -Embark cruise
Early morning transfer to Fethiye for the gullet boat cruise . Embarking at 10.30 am we start our cruise to Oludeniz. Our yacht will be anchored in Oludeniz for lunch and a swimming break. The next stop will be Gemiler Island. It is recommended to have an early evening walk on Gemiler Island and pay a visit to the Church of St. Nicholas, located at the top of the island, which remains from Byzantine times. Dinner and an overnight stay will be in the Gemiler Strait. (B,D)
Day 8
Thursday – Yassica Island –Aga Limanı
While moving through uniquely beautiful islands, we finally anchor at Yassica Island. Afterwards, we will go to Domuz Island for a swim and anchor at Aga Limani Bay for dinner and an overnight stay
Day 9
Friday – Kumlubuku Cennet Island –Marmaris
Today, we will cruise to Kumlubuk Bay early in the morning where we will be served breakfast. We will anchor at Cennet Island for our last swimming break and lunch. We will enter Marmaris Harbour by 16:00 p.m. with an overnight stay in Marmaris. Guests wishing to see more of Marmaris are recommended to go to the city centre and experience the lively nightlife! (B,L,D)
Day 10
Marmaris, Istanbul
Following breakfast, guests will leave the boat at 10:30 a.m. with precious memories. Transfer to Marmaris hotel or to the airport for flight to Istanbul and USA. (B)

Insurance Info

Optional Travel Protection Information

We recommend that all travelers purchase a travel protection plan to help protect you and your trip investment! We realize that overseas travel is expensive, and while we do all that we can to ensure a safe and flawless trip, there are circumstances that cannot be controlled. Consider Travel Protection for Trip Cancellation, Trip Interruption, Emergency Medical and Emergency Evacuation/Repatriation, Trip Delay, Baggage Delay and more.Faith Based Expeditions offers a travel protection plan, 360 Adult Group Comprehensive, provided by Travelex Insurance Services. 

Trip Cost

Plan Cost*

$1 – $500

   $59

$501 – $1,000

   $85

$1,001 – $1,500

 $155

$1,501 – $2,000

 $180

$2,001 – $3,000

 $300

$3,001 – $4,000

 $280

$4,001- $5,000

 $315

$5,001- $6,000

 $360

$6,001 – $7,000

 $410

$7,001 – $8,000

 $455

$8,001 – $9,000

 $505

$9,001 – $10,000

 $540

*Rates a Subject to Changes. Add $3/day for trips 31-120 days.

Plan Benefits

Maximum Coverage Per Person (up to the limits below)

Trip Cancellation

100% of Insured Trip Cost

Trip Interruption

150% of Insured Trip Cost

Trip Delay

$1,000

Missed Cruise Connection

$1,000

Baggage & Personal Effects

$1,500

Baggage Delay

$250

Emergency Medical & Dental Expenses

$50,000

Emergency Evacuation/Repatriation

$250,000

24 Hour AD&D

$25,000

Travel Assistance & Concierge Services**

Included

This is a brief description of benefits. For a summary of the plan details on benefits, coverages, limitations and exclusions, please view the Description of Coverage.**Travel Assistance & Concierge Services are provided by the designated provider as listed in the Description of Coverage. Travel Insurance is underwritten by Transamerica Casualty Insurance Company, Columbus, Ohio; NAIC #10952 307701.

This plan provides insurance coverage for your trip that applies only during the covered trip.  You may have coverage from other sources that provides you with similar benefits but may be subject to different restrictions depending upon your other coverages.  You may wish to compare the terms of this policy with your existing life, health, home and automobile policies.  If you have any questions about your current coverage, call your insurer, insurance agent or broker.   The purchase of this plan is not required in order to purchase any other travel product or service offered to you by your travel retailer. 


Description of Coverage

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