2016 Eat Smart in Turkey Culinary Tour Details
FOR A MINIMUM OF 8 PARTICIPANTS; A Maximum of 11 participants
Prices per person in Double room $3,495.00. Single supplement $550.00.
• Accommodation in Istanbul, Datça, Izmir and Cappadocia, including breakfast
• Domestic flights in Turkey: Istanbul / Dalaman, Izmir / Kayseri, Nevsehir / Istanbul
• All bus transfers: Istanbul, Datça, Izmir and Cappadocia
• All airport transfers and group transfers
• Land transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
• Professional English speaking guide throughout the tour
• Services of Joan Peterson, tour leader and Susan Chwae, assistant tour leader
• Entrance fees to museums and historical sites: Hagia Sophia, Topkapı Palace with Harem and Kitchen, Underground Cistern, Datça and surrounding area, Ephesus, Özkonak Underground City and Uchisar Fortress, Zelve, Göreme.
• All lunches and dinners, unless specified: Sultanahmet Köftecisi (L), Akdeniz Hayat Sofrası (D), Chef’s Table cooking school (L), Richmond Hotel (D), Güllüoglü Baklava Factory (Br), Datça (D), Poyraz restaurant (L), Betülün Mutfağı (D), Konacik Kismet (L), Urlice (D) Somine (D), Lil’a (L), Aravan (L), Farewell dinner at hotel Uçhisar Kaya (D).
• Tour and tasting at the Güllüoglü Baklava Factory
• Bosphorus cruise with private boat including private stop at Kanlıca (or best possible pier)
• Cooking classes at Chef’s Table Cooking School, Lil’a Cappadocia, and Uçhisar Kaya
• 1 Soft drink, tea, or coffee during lunch and dinner
• Bottled water (available on the motor coach and at lunch and dinner)
• Copy of culinary guidebook, Eat Smart in Turkey, by Joan Peterson and Eat Smart Abroad Smartphone App
• Tips for the porters at the hotels and airport
• Tips for the wait staff
Optional services not included in the price:
• Balloon Trip on Sept. 24. Price per person: $ 230 (including transfers)
Services not included:
• International flights for the participants
• Alcoholic drinks during lunch and dinner
• Tips for driver and guide
TRIP INSURANCE: It is highly recommended that all participants purchase travel insurance. If you wish to purchase travel insurance, you may go to www.travelexinsurance.com for details and to purchase.