Private tour in Hatay Ahmet B

Pricing Details
Base cost of tour
  • $ 1,240 USD

Antalya's old town + Biblical sites of Turkey around ancient upper Mesopotamia in a multi-day tour from Antalya

Tour #199599
Pricing Details
Base cost of tour

up to 2 people

2 days 1 hour

Private transportation

Party Size:

1

Overview of your Hatay tour:

Enjoy these two unique ancient biblical cities, Antioch and Edessa, a double delight tour specially offered for you. Antioch. Hatay is the city known as "Antioch" in ancient times, where Muslims, Christians and Jews live in peace and harmony for many years. Hatay (Antioch) A peaceful city with historical significance for Christianity, where the followers of Jesus Christ were called "Christians" for the first time. The city with its massive walls were important for the Crusades during the middle age. Saint Peter's Church, ancient mosques, a number of Orthodox, Catholic and Protestant churches and Jewish Synagogues can be seen in the city. Urfa (Edessa) As being on the silk road and located between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers. Edessa was an important trading center with an early Christian community starting around 200 A. D. , It is also regarded to be birthplace of The Prophet Abraham. Göbeklitepe, dating back to 10, 000 B. C. , is regarded to be the first temple on Earth.

Your Hatay tour itinerary

-On the first day of our tour we will visit -Museums in Hatay, -Antioch castle and its massive city walls, -St. Peter Church, -Ottoman Mosques, -Harbiye waterfalls, -Seleucia Pierra ancient city, -Hellenistic rock tombs, -Roman tunnels, -Armenian churches and -Secret natural beauties of the eastern Mediterranean coastline. -Accommodation in Hatay. On the second day, -we will drive to Edessa, -visiting the Fish Lake (Abraham's lake), -The cave of Prophet Abraham and -the covered bazaar of Edessa, -Accommodation in Urfa. On the third day, -we will visit the Ottoman mosques, -The Göbeklitepe Temple -Traditional houses of Harran and -The ancient city of Harran used to be an important commercial and religious city with a history dating back to the 3rd millennium BC. It was known as Ḫarrānu in the Assyrian language; Ḫaran (חָרָן) in the Hebrew; Hellenopolis in the Early Christian period. -- The tour program and timing can be changed according to demand of the clients

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Transport Details
Type: Private Transportation

By air-conditioned vans.

What's Included
  • Other: -- Pick up and drop off from the airports of Şanlıurfa or Hatay
  • Private Guide
  • Private Transportation
What's Extra
  • Other: Personal expenses. -- Transfers from the ports of Mersin, İskenderun and Taşıcu, if demanded(please contact me) -- Lunch and drinks -- Turkish night and traditional Urfa dinner, if demanded -- Entrance fees -- Accommodation at the Hotels
  • Food Drinks Snacks
Where will you meet

Airport: ,Cruise: ,ByGuide:

  • You can request a different meeting location (for example, your hotel) during the checkout process.
Other Details
Tour Categories

History

Museums

City Highlights

Layover

Nature Wildlife And Safaris

Religious Sites

Day Trip

Languages
Fluent

English

Basic

German

Activity Level
Light
Accessibility

Kid Friendly

wheelchair Accessible

Book with a 20% deposit!

Size:

up to 2 people

Duration:

2 days 1 hour

Transportation:

Private transportation

Party Size:

1

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$ 1,240 USD

Book with a 20% deposit!

Size:

up to 2 people

Duration:

2 days 1 hour

Transportation:

Private transportation

Party Size:

1

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Select tour start time

View our Cancellation policy

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