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Legendary Turkey - on waitlist status
Discover Istanbul, Turkey’s cultural and spiritual heart, and visit the legendary Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, and Topkapi Palace, one of the world’s richest museums. Travel south to the sacred World War I battlefield of Gallipoli, ferry across the Dardanelles to Troy, and explore the wealth of Greco-Roman ruins at ancient Pergamum. Spend a full day at Turkey’s nonpareil classical city, Ephesus. Board a privately chartered gulet yacht and cruise the exquisite Turquoise Coast for four splendid days, relaxing and discovering hidden sights, quaint fishing villages, and remote ruins. End your journey in the seaside resort Antalya, with a side trip to ancient Perge. Optional post-trip extension to Cappadocia and Ankara.
$5,392 (total cost) – including land, cruise, and air from SFO, and departure taxes - per person, based on double occupancy