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Turkey Explorer Archaeological & Cultural Trips

Antalya, Turkey
+90 538 623 81 86
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Great city tour

Highly recommended. Nice car. Great friendly tour guide who show us not only the tourist... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jylkon
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Great local guide

I had the same great experience as other reviewers, as a local guide, Aykut had great knowledge... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
weiliyan
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Expert Led Private Turkey Tour. Turkey travels is an independent travel agency in Turkey specializing in planning private tours, small group tours and gulet cruises. It was founded by Aykut Altınısık, a Turkish Archaeologist and certified tour guide. Aykut graduated from the University in Turkey as a classical archaeologist. He has worked on archaeological excavations and survey research programs all around Turkey including Ephesus and Smyrna. Aykut became qualified as a national certified tour guide in 1997. He has worked as a tour leader and tour guide for the most reputable tour operators. We arrange escorted private Turkey tours which include Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia and other highlights of Turkey. We visit local villages and eat traditional lunch and dinners outside the hotels.We can design the best custom tour together with you based on your travel style and your preferences.
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“private tour” (15 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“day tour” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Antalya, Turkey
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+90 538 623 81 86

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Highly recommended. Nice car. Great friendly tour guide who show us not only the tourist destination but some local spots as well. How I wish we had more time in Antalya for Aykut to show us around more. Value for money.

Thank jylkon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the same great experience as other reviewers, as a local guide, Aykut had great knowledge about the historical sites around antalya, and on the 2 day tour, the most impressive site we have been to was the cave with stalactites, can't really remember...More

Thank weiliyan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enquired with Aykut about a two day tour of archaeological sites around Antalya. He was always quick to reply, helpful and suggested some wonderful sites that I hadn't come across in my research. These sites have been some of my highlights of Turkey. Aykut...More

Thank hellochrismyers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Aykut was great to deal with from start to finish. Fabulous English, great knowledge and a real nice chap. He taylor made us a plan for Antalya for a very reasonable price. Aspendos and Perge are just sees for any historian. Aykut's knowledge and enthusiasm...More

Thank Puddy81
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Where do I start. I should preface my comments on the basis that my wife and I have been lucky enough to have travelled extensively over the past 15 years which has included a number of small group tours but also a lot of private...More

Thank CAPerth
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Visited Sagalassos and Perge with Aykut in one day and 0,5 days in Antalya historic old town. Aykut made recommendations of what to we could do and he really made great recommendations. Sagalassos is a 1-hour drive away from Antalya and not there only very...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Thanks Aykut for hosting us in Antalya during our weekend stay this August. Originally, we had emailed Aykut to take us to the Pamukkale UNESCO world heritage site. Gradually, things just added on and on because we realized what a great experience it was. We...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Travelling around Turkey with Aykut was only a fantastic experience. We found Aykut to be a well-informed and very knowledgeable guide with great sense of adventure. Nothing was a problem for him and he always made sure we were comfortable throughout the trip. He went...More

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TurkishArchaeologist, Owner at Turkey Explorer Archaeological & Cultural Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear Kamila, It was a real pleasure for me to serve you and spending time with you. I look forward to seeing you again on another trip in Turkey. Kind regards Aykut Altınışık Archaeologist and licensed tour guide

Reviewed 9 June 2017

We booked a private tour with Aykut. I don’t know much about Ancient Turkey and wanted to immerse in the culture and understand the history behind the ruins. Aykut was a great source of knowledge. He gave me a in depth history lesson and painted...More

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TurkishArchaeologist, Owner at Turkey Explorer Archaeological & Cultural Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you very much for your nice words. I am so glad that you had a great day. I hope to see you again in the future. All the best, Aykut Antalya-Turkey

Reviewed 26 April 2017

It was a real pleasure spending the day with Aykut - we had 3 adults and 3 children, aged 10-14. Aykut's descriptions made the ancient city of Perge come alive, I actually could imagine the shopkeepers, covered walkways, the cascading water at the bathouse while...More

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TurkishArchaeologist, Owner at Turkey Explorer Archaeological & Cultural Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you very much for your nice words about our trip. I am pleased to hear that you all had a beautiful day. It was a real pleasure to meet and serve you. I hope to meet you again in the future. All the best,...More

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