We are private and highly personalized, created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail from the minute you begin planning your trip, to the day you return home. Touring is flexible, with your own expert guide and driver in each destination, and each day is tailored to your personal interests, schedule, level of energy, and travel preferences.
We book only the best of the best, and we know the “insider” ways to make your travel experience truly special, truly hassle-free, and truly enriching. In addition to your sightseeing, we also arrange your accommodation, airport transfers, regional flights, and other logistics in advance. We provide you with ongoing, firsthand travel advice and expertise.
Turkey welcomes millions of archeology fans who want to trace the remains of ancient civilizations. As the motherland of many ancient civilizations that had left their traces to different periods of the history, Turkey hosts many archeological sites located at various cities of the country. From Greco-Roman archeological sites like Ephesus, Priene, Aphrodisias or Pergamum to the Neolithic settlements like Catalhoyuk and the world’s first temple: Gobeklitepe or Hitite settlements of Comma gene and Troy, our archeological tours cover them all. Specially designed according to your interests, we will take you a journey in the corridors of the history for you to trace the remains of ancient civilisations.
At the time of the early Christianity, Asia Minor (today’s Turkey) was one of the most important lands because it was the center for the growing Christian movement in the early centuries. Most of the city names mentioned in the Holy Bible are here and two third of the New Testament had been written to or from the churches located in Turkey. Whatever faith based experience you want, we can design a trip to trace that mysticism. From Old Testament sites like Mount Ararat, Harran and Edessa to New Testament sites like the seven churches of Asia Minor, the birthplace of St. Paul (Tarsus), Apostle Paul missionary journeys, to the first Christian church of St. Peter (Antioch), the church of St. Nicholas (Myra), the city of Nicea where Nicean creed comes from or the world’s first temple Gobeklitepe and the rock carved churches of Cappadocia, we virtually cover it all.
We believe that cuisine is a highlight of travel, and we have carefully designed our culinary tours to include exclusive experiences that best capture the unique food, wine and culinary traditions of each destination.Turkish cuisine is a combination of Central Asian cuisine with a great deal of Mediterranean touch and Ottoman interpretations. The variety of organic products of Anatolia (Turkey), interaction with variety of ethnic groups over a long period of time in history, and the unique delicacies developed in the palace kitchens of the monarchs of the Byzantian, Seljuk and Ottoman. As for the drinks, Anatolia is the homeland of viticulture where wines of Hittites were produced 4000 years ago. Let us take you on a culinary journey to experience the authentic Turkish cuisine. In our culinary tours, you will be invited to the local kitchens for local recipes, not for only cooking but also for tasting what you have cooked. We will visit the local restaurants of famous chefs who are committed to discover the best tastes and aromas by cooking with old recipes and sometimes with a modern twist. With easy walks, visits to the historical sites and the full time services of our expert guides, you will enjoy a great diversity of authentic Anatolian delicacies including simple street food and sophisticated Turkish food.
Ready for a treasure hunt at the 6 centuries old Grand Bazaar which is the world’s most visited attraction with more than 4000 small shops and 65 streets? Even if you are not in the market to buy something, this will be a memorable experience in the heart of ancient Constantinopolis which has been located on an ancient trade route between East and West. This huge and dazzling covered market is the Souk of the Orient with its labyrinthine streets, hidden corners and tiny shops selling local authentic handcrafts: silks, fabrics & linens, fine jewellery, art and antiques, ceramics, carpets & kilims. Orient is present in all your senses with exotic scents in the air during your stroll at the Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Market) – another must for shoppers especially for foodies who want to sample Turkish candies, delights, exotic spices. Another stroll at the eclectic and artistic Cukurcuma & Galata will take you to chic boutiques, vintage and concept stores. Our expert guides will take you on an exciting shopping tour to our handpicked Turkish shops for the best experience.
Traveling together is a great way to bond, create memories and spend dedicated quality time with your children, grandchildren, parents, grandparents or whomever you consider “family.”
We also understand that each family is different. We work closely with you to ensure that your itinerary balances sophistication and fun, time together and time apart, and that it features activities that suit the interests and needs of everyone, be they toddlers, college-age children or great-grandparents.
Planning a honeymoon? Celebrating an anniversary? Setting the stage for a dramatic marriage proposal? We specialize in creating completely personalized, unforgettably luxurious romantic travel experiences. We’ll design a tour with a balance of activity, relaxation and romance that’s perfectly suited to you and your loved one, and try best to create shared memories that will last a lifetime.
Many of our favorite destinations offer excellent opportunities for active travel and soft-adventure touring. Upon request, almost all our Leisure itineraries can be customized to incorporate soft-adventure touring that is tailored to individual interests and abilities.
Our tours feature destinations renowned for stunning art, crafts, design and architecture. We have traveled extensively throughout each destination , finding sophisticated activities and exclusive experiences that best capture a full range of local styles: traditional, vernacular, religious, aristocratic, modern and contemporary.
According to the oldest evidences about the jewish settlement in Anatolia goes back to the 4th century BC.In the Byzantine and Ottoman Periods there was a Jewish Settlement in the country. In 1492 Sultan Beyazit II ordered the governers of provinces of the Ottoman Empire ” not to refuse the Jews entry or cause them difficulties, but to receive them cordially.”Then the sepharadim jews came and settled down in Turkey. Some travelers ask us to customize private tours that explore religious heritage and family history and cultural traditions. Whether you’re interested in learning about Jewish history and family roots our tours can be customized to perfectly suit your interests and requirements.
Our shore excursions and overland tours are private, sophisticated, and extremely personalized. These tours allow travelers to move at their own pace and focus on their specific interests. Tours include an expert private guide and driver each day, spacious luxury vehicles, internal transportation, and luxury accommodations when required.
We carefully plan all excursions to avoid crowds and emphasize authentic local culture, including the most interesting historic attractions, neighborhoods, markets, shops, restaurants, and performances. Our specialty is planning pre- and post-cruise tours, overland tours during cruises, and multiple private full-day shore excursions for travelers.
A private luxury tour is a wonderful way to celebrate life’s special moments.
We arrange private tours in destinations around the Turkey to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, marriage, graduation, promotion, retirement, bar mitzvah, bat mitzvah, quinceanera, religious ceremony or other important personal milestone. We also arrange tours to celebrate a friendship, tours in conjunction with a family reunion, tours as romantic surprises, and honeymoon tours.
We are experts in creating extraordinary travel experiences, and we’ll work closely with you to customize an unforgettable tour in the spirit of your celebration.
Does a cooking class in Turkey sound like fun? A surf lesson in Alacati or learn more about Traditional Turkish Tiles? What about to learn Turkish Style Belly Dance ?
Let us know what you’d like to learn, and we’ll organize your private touring around lessons that last from as short as an hour to as long as a week or more. We work closely with a wide range of local professionals—artisans, chefs, artists, professors, dancers, musicians, scientists, naturalists, archaeologists, historians and more—to ensure that you receive the level of instruction appropriate to your abilities and interests.