Ottoman Adventure: In The Footsteps of Ertugrul Bey 6D/5N

İstanbul, Turkey

Halal Travel Guide
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Duration: 6 days
Group size: 4 - 15
Ottoman Adventure: In The Footsteps of Ertugrul Bey 6D/5N
İstanbul, Turkey

Halal Travel Guide
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Duration: 6 days
Group size: 4 - 15

About this trip

 Istanbul – Bursa - Sogut

Trip Highlights

What you'll experience

  • Feel like you're part of the Dirilis: Ertugrul film set and dress up in Alp or Hatun clothes before going horse riding
  • Hone your skills with our Archery experience
  • Visit Sogut to pay respects at the burial site of Ertugrul Ghazi, where you'll learn more about the Kayi tribe and the rise of the Ottoman Empire. 
  • Explore beautiful Bursa,  the first capital of the Ottoman Empire, where you'll visit the Grand Mosque of Bursa, explore the Silk Bazaar and adventure through the quaint Cumaikizilik village. 
  • Walking tour of Istanbul with a local expert in Islamic history and architecture
  • 3D historical experience in Panorama 1453: Relive the prophecy of Mehmet al Fatih reported by   Prophet Muhammad SAW
  • Free time to explore Istanbul city-centre at your leisure from the central location of your hotel

Trip Dates

Departure 1: Tuesday 7th March - Sunday 12th March 2023 

Departure 2: Tuesday 25th April - Sunday 30th April 2023 

Departure 3: Friday 26th May - Wednesday 31st May 2023 

Departure 4: Tuesday 20th June - Sunday 25th June 2023 

Terms & Conditions of Booking

Please familiarise yourself with the Ts&Cs below

1. A £60 deposit is required to confirm your booking. The deposit is non-transferable and non-refundable. 

2. Full payment is required no later than 8 weeks before your trip departure.

3. Once you have made your full payment it is non-refundable and non-transferable. You may sell your space to somebody else should you find you are no longer able to travel.

4. Cancellations less than 10 weeks before trip departure are liable to incur costs. Should you anticipate challenges travelling, please give us as much notice as possible. 

5. We strongly recommend you buy travel insurance as soon as making your booking, to protect yourself in case unforeseen circumstances arise and you are no longer able to travel. This should include medical cover and cancellation protection in the event of covid. 

6. Entry requirements: It is incumbent upon each traveller to familiarise themselves with the entry requirements to the country they are visiting. This includes visas and covid testing status. 

7. All guests are screened following booking. Should you not pass the screening process, your deposit will be refunded.

What’s included

  • Activities
    All activities listed above
  • Entrance free
    Entrance fees and tickets to historical sites
  • Accommodation
    5 nights in 4* hotels in Istanbul and Bursa
  • Meals
    5 breakfasts, 3 lunches
  • Airport transfer
    Airport pick up at Istanbul Intl Airport Istanbul International Airport
  • Transportation
    Transport throughout trip in private vehicle, including trip to Sogut and Bursa
  • Local tour guide
    Local English-speaking tour guides
  • International flight
    Turkish Airlines, British Airways and various budget airlines fly direct to Istanbul International Airport
  • Visa
    Purchased in advance online. Not applicable to UK travellers and some others from EU.
  • Personal expenses
    Shopping/souvenirs, travel insurance
  • Extra meal
    Meals outside of those stated above (lunch, dinner)
  • Tips
    For driver and guides

Available Packages

Sharing Twin Room
Deposit: £60
Child ticket (aged 5 - 12 years old)
Deposit: £60


Day 1
Welcome to Turkiye!

Welcome to Turkiye!

You’ll be greeted at Istanbul International Airport and taken straight to your hotel where you can check in, rest and enjoy dinner at your leisure. We've selected a centrally-located hotel so that you can explore the local area at your own leisure.

Your Organizer

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