Discover Turkey

16 - 29 May 2020 Solo travellers 40+ years

On this 14 day solo traveller small group tour of Turkey there’s time in cosmopolitan cities, explorations of ancient treasures, the spectacle of the beautiful coast of the Aegean Sea, delicious food, and visits to charming villages and towns. Turkey is one of those incredible countries wealthy in ancient history, culture and tradition and offering incredible sites and experiences. From Istanbul, start out with a highlight visit to the sites of Gallipoli before making your way towards the south. Along the way, visit the incredible site of Ephesus, one of the world’s best preserved ancient classical ci ties and admire the UNESCO World Heritage Pamukkale, famous for hot springs. The trips continues with seaside highlights including a two night stay in the city of Antalya, visits to towns along the coast including a day out in a traditional gulet and ending your stay in the stunning seaside location of Bodrum. Returning to Istanbul by air, enjoy some sightseeing and a farewell dinner finale. EXTENSION OPTION: CAPPADOCIA 3 NIGHTS/ 4 DAYS This extension tour is highly recommended. It’s a unique contrast to your other visits. Cappadocia has a dream-like landscape, beautiful villages, and underground dwellings and cities. Flying in and out of Istanbul eases the burden of long travel by road. LIKE TO TRAVEL FOR LONGER? The start of this tour connects with the end of Greece + The Greek Islands tour (16 MAY 2020) INCLUSIONS:


  • 13 nights superior accommodation^

  • 13 breakfasts

  • 4 lunches

  • 5 dinners including highlight dinners


  • English speaking locally based tour director

  • All entrance fees for included visits as per the itinerary

  • A private group tour director/guide


  • Economy class one way flight Bodrum to Istanbul

  • Private touring in air-conditioned vehicles

  • Ferry crossing, The Dardanelles

  • A private group boat cruise to Kekova Island

  • A private group boat cruise in a traditional gulet

  • A private yacht cruise of the Bosporus


  • All local taxes for provided services

  • Small group, not more than 16 travellers

Arrival & departure airport transfer provided for nominated tour flight/s, booked with us as part of your package. ^ exception is Cannakale 1 night stay in more simple 3 star hotel.

This holiday is offered to RSVP members and guests by: ENCOUNTER TRAVEL Call: 1300 653 692 Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm Email: A travel agency dedicated to providing holiday groups for single travellers to destinations around Australia and across the globe. From short tropical escapes to adventure trips and leisurely touring, all trips are age-matched and enjoyed with a group of like-minded people.

Looking for a roommate? Take advantage of the twin share rate with the room-mate matching service.

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