Daily Konya tour from Cappadocia on Private Basis
Daily Konya tour from Cappadocia on Private Basis Daily Konya tour from Cappadocia on Private Basis
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Daily Konya tour from Cappadocia on Private Basis

This is a private tour in English. This tour  can be operated everyday in between 08.00-19.30 with pick up and drop off from Cappadocia hotels included.

Highlights

⇒ Konya City ⇒ Selimiye Mosque ⇒ Panoramic Meram ⇒ Tavusbaba Tomb ⇒ Karatay Madrasah ⇒ Ince Minaret Museum  ⇒ Alaaddin Mosque & Palace

Inclusions

♦ Pick up and drop off your own hotel in Cappadocia

♦ Daily Konya city tour with government licenced, professional English speaking guide and fully AC, de luxe minivan

♦ Entrances

♦ Lunch in a local restaurant ( Halal food )

♦ Local Taxes

Exclusions

Personal expenses

Drinks at lunch 

Itinerary

Meet the guide and driver at the hotel at 08.30. We set off with our guide and driver westward along the ancient Silk Road toward Konya, stopping for a look at the huge 13 th century SultanHan caravanserai en route. Upon arrival transfer to city and begin to a daily tour including Mewlana Celaleddin rumi (Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a Sufi mystic also known as Mevlâna or Rumi) mosque, tombs and the museum  which was originally a Rose Garden in the Seljuk Palace and was later presented as a gift to Rumi’s father and made a Dervish Lodge better known as the Whirling Dervishes. The Mevlana Museum in Konya has many divisions, hosting many valuable articles. Also known as the Green Mausoleum, the museum spans 18,000 meter squares. You will visit all available section in Mevlana Museum such as Matbah (Kitchen), tombs, Tilavet Chamber (Quran Reading And Chanting), Semâ-Hâne (Ritual Hall). After visiting continue the tour by visiting Selimiye Mosque is located next door to Mevlana Museum. The mosque was commissioned by, and named for, Sultan Selim II (1566-74) in the Ottoman style. Construction began in 1558 when Selim was still a prince and was completed shortly after he became sultan, in 1567.

Lunch in a local restaurant includes Halal food.

After the lunch we’ll visit the Ottoman-era Sultan Selim mosque. Alaaddin Hill (a prehistoric tumulus) to visit the 1000-year-old Alaaddin Mosque. In its courtyard are the tombs of many of the Seljuk Turkish sultans. Walking down the north side of the Alaaddin Hill we pass the remains of the Seljuk sultan's palace, then cross the street for a view of the elaborate portal of the Ince Minareli Medrese theological college.

After the tour we’ll return to Cappadocia .In the  evening you'll be in Nevsehir / Urgup or Goreme area ( according to your hotel region ) 

Pricing:

400 Euros for 2 people for a private tour with Sedan Car

600 Euros for 4 people for a private tour with Sedan Car

750 Euros for 6 people for a private tour with Minibus 

900 Euros for 8 people for a private tour with Minibus

1000 Euros for 10 people for a private tour with Minibus

 

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