Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Ankara – Istanbul

24 07 2010
  • Departure from hotel & transfer to Ankara Esenboga Airport 
  • Arrive in Istanbul Homebound flights through Istanbul


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Cappadocia – Ankara

    23 07 2010
  • Depart for Ankara
  • Mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and Museum
  • Lunch at Ankara Castle
  • Museum of Anatolian Civilizations
  • Briefing on domestic/foreign policy issues at Turkish Economic and Political Research Foundation (TEPAV), a private think-thank
  • Farewell dinner and overnight at hotel in Ankara


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Cappadocia

    22 07 2010
  • Kaymakli underground city
  • Goreme Open Air Museum
  • Scenic views of Uchisar, Pasabag (Monks Valley) and Pigeon Valley
  • Free Afternoon
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel in Cappadocia


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Konya – Cappadocia

    21 07 2010
  • After breakfast, depart for Cappadocia
  • Sultanhan Caravanserai
  • Whirling Dervishes Ceremony at the Saruhan Caravanserai
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel in Cappadocia


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Pamukkale – Çatalhöyük – Konya

    20 07 2010
  • Pamukkale springs and travertines
  • Lunch on-route to Konya
  • Museum and Tomb of Rumi
  • Neolithic site of Çatalhöyük
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel in Konya


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Kuşadası – Aphrodisias – Pamukkale

    19 07 2010
  • Basilica of St. John
  • Visit to a village school, Atakoy Ilkogretim Okulu, in Karacasu
  • Lunch in Karacasu
  • Aphrodisias
  • Pamukkale, Denizli
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel in Pamukkale


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Kuşadası – Birgi – Kuşadası

    18 07 2010
  • Ephesus
  • Ephesus Archeological Museum in Selcuk
  • Lunch in Selcuk
  • Afternoon Tire – Birgi
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel in Kusadasi


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Bursa – Izmir

    17 07 2010
  • “Karagoz” Turkish Shadow Theater performance
  • Osman Gazi – Orhan Gazi Tombs
  • Departure for İzmir
  • Lunch at Ramiz Restaurant in Akhisar
  • Space Camp in Izmir
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel in Kuşadası


  • Teacher Study Tours 2010 – Group 2 Izmit – Iznik – Bursa

    16 07 2010
  • Departure for Izmit (Kocaeli)
  • Iznik City Walls
  • Iznik Foundation & Lunch
  • Depart for Bursa
  • Bursa Ulu Camii
  • Bursa Koza Han
  • Check-in to hotel
  • Hamam (optional) and dinner at hotel