Arrive at any time. There are no planned activities until the welcome meeting in the evening. After, opt to head out to dinner in a local restaurant with the group.
Get the most out of your time in Istanbul by pre-booking one of the following full-day activities to experience before your tour starts: Istanbul Backstreets Walk or Dolmabahce Palace Visit and Bosporus Cruise. If you do, we recommend booking accommodation for an extra night pre-tour.
And don't worry if you can't decide now. These activities are available for pre-booking any time before your tour starts, while any of the optional activities listed can be booked independently upon arrival in Istanbul.
Begin the day with a CEO-led orientation walk around Istanbul. In the afternoon, fly to Cappadocia. In the afternoon, fly to Cappadocia and drive to the homestay for the evening. Upon arrival, enjoy a delicious, locally made dinner.
In the morning, enjoy hiking amongst Cappadocia's impressive and unusual rock formations. After a free afternoon, walk in the hills to enjoy the sun setting over Cappadocia.
Head out and try horseback riding in the area. Opt to take a hot air balloon ride for unparalleled views of the region at sunrise. Take an overnight bus journey towards the coast to Kemer. Touring on horseback is a fantastic way to experience the surrounding countryside, and offers a great opportunity for novices to learn how to ride. After a free afternoon, walk in the hills to enjoy the sun setting over Cappadocia.
After stepping off the bus in the morning, it's a short journey to the seaside village of Olympos. Take a 20min drive to enjoy a short walk to Chimera, where flames magically rise out of the earth through cracks in the rocks.
Continue down to the blue waters of the Mediterranean. From there, take to two wheels and cycle through the villages and hillsides around Kas. With views all the way down to the sea and some tough ascents and descents, this is a thrilling ride along the coast. Continue along the coast to the village of Kas and spend the night.
Take a sea kayaking expedition over the sunken city of Kekova. The water is so clear here, it's possible to clearly make out the ruins of this once fine city.
After a free morning to wander through the pretty streets of Kas, depart for Minare. On arrival, hike around the Lycian-era ruins of Pinara. In the evening, enjoy a village homestay and delicious home-cooked food.
Canyoneering activity at Sakilikent Gorge. Continue to Fethiye for the night. Head to Sakilikent Gorge for some canyoneering this morning. This exhilarating activity requires scrambling over rocks and down rivers along the gorge. Depending on the water levels it can get quite wet along the route. After time to get your breath back, continue to Fethiye for the night.
Hike along the Lycian Way from the ghost town of Kayakoy to the blue lagoon of Oludeniz. Walking along the coast gives spectacular views of the water below and the rugged coastline. After enjoying a swim at Oludeniz, take a public bus to Fethiye.
Transfer to Dalaman Airport and fly to Istanbul. Enjoy the last evening in the city.
Depart at any time. Your tour might be finished, but the adventure's far from over. Pre-book one of the following activities to experience after your tour ends: Dolmabahce Palace Visit and Bosporus Cruise or Istanbul Backstreets Walk. If you do, we recommend booking accommodation for an extra night in Istanbul.
And don't worry if you can't decide now. These activities are available for pre-booking any time before your tour starts, or they can be booked upon arrival in Istanbul.