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Turkey in October - Travel Companions

I am heading to Turkey in October. I have been working with a local travel agent in Turkey to help me plan 2 weeks. Anyone out there want to join me?
12 years ago, August 29th 2010 No: 1 Msg: #118382  
If anyone is interested in Turkey, I have planned an awesome itinerary (summary below). I would love some cool and chill company!

Oct 01st : Arrival to Istanbul and flight to Kayseri
Stay in Cappadocia.

Oct 02nd : First day in Cappadocia :
The tour starts about 09.30 am, you´ll drive to Devrent Valley where the geographical formations remind a place of another planet. Stay in Cappadocia.

Oct 03rd : Second day in Cappadocia :
Depart from your hotel at 09.30 am for a tour on a 4km hike through the Rose Valley visiting the churches. Afterwards visit the old christian village of Cavusin. Stay in Cappadocia.

Oct 04th : Free Day in Cappadocia and bus to Olympos :
The overnight bus to Olympos leaves at 20:00 and the journey takes about 13 hrs by bus change at Antalya bus station.

Oct 05th : Free Day in Olympos :
Arrival at 09:00 in the morning. Free day in Olympos.

Oct 06th : Blue Cruise on Med / 1st ng on board :
Pick-up from the tree houses in Olympos between 10:00-10:30. Boat departure from the harbour of Demre between 1 and 2 p.m. First night on board.

Oct 07th : Blue Cruise on Med / 2nd ng on board :
Departure to Kas. A swim stop in a nice and quiet bay in front of the little town. Lunch. Visit of this charming fishing village. Second night on board.

Oct 08th : Blue Cruise on Med / 3rd ng on board :
Around sunrise we depart for Butterfly Valley. Oludeniz (The Blue Lagoon) is our next stop. Third night on board.

Oct 09th : Arrival to Fethiye and Blue Lagoon :
Departure for Samanlik Bay. Finally we sail to Fethiye Harbour where we arrive between 3 and 4 p.m. Stay in Fethiye.

Oct 10th : Depart to Pamukkale :
Day bus to Pamukkale which takes about 4 hours. When you arrive Pamukkale you will be met to take you to your hotel. Free day and stay in Pamukkale.

Oct 11th : Pamukkale Travertenies and Hierapolis Ancient City :
Pick up from the hotel about 09.30 am for the daily tour of the ancient city of Pamukkale Travertenies and Hierapolis Ancient City. After the tour you will be transferred to the bus station for taking 3 hours bus ride to Ephesus. Stay in Selcuk.

Oct 12th : Ephesus Ancient City and Virgin Mary House :
Pick up from the hotel about 09.30 am for the daily tour of the ancient city of Ephesus. Return to the hotel about 17.30. Stay in Selcuk (breakfast and lunch included)

Oct 13th : Sirince village tour and flight to Istanbul :
The pick up time is 09.00 am from the hotel for this easy and relax tour of Sirince. This pretty old Orthodox village, 12 km away from Ephesus and 30 km from Kusadasi, was once Cirkince ("ugly"). Flight to Istanbul departing at 14.00.

October 14th and 15th - Free Days in Istanbul! Reply to this

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