Visit the First Temple of Mankind on a Daily Tour to Gobeklitepe
Your professional guide will pick you up from your hotel In the early hours of the morning, and you will be transferred to Istanbul Airport, where you will Fly to Sanliurfa.
Sanliurfa was known as Edessa in the ancient period and was always known as one of the most essential Holy Sites of the World.
You will travel to an archaeological dig at Gobeklitepe known as “The World’s First Temple of Mankind”, and is about 12.000 years before the day.
After that, you will visit the Sanliurfa Archeologic and Mosaic Museum, which is the largest museum complex in Turkey. You will then visit the Pools of Abraham and the Cave in Balikligol where a local tradition says it is where the Prophet Abraham was born.
Also, you have free time to visit the local market before heading back to the airport and fly back to Istanbul and be transferred back to your hotel.
- See Edessa the most important Holy Sites of the World.
- See the Pools of Abraham and the Cave where the Prophet Abraham was born
- Have free time to visit a local market and buy some souvenirs from your day
- Travel to an archeological dig at Gobeklitepe “The World’s First Temple of Mankind”
- A visit to the Sanliurfa Archeology and Mosaic Museum the largest museum complex in Turkey
- Scheduling: Private
- Languages offered on activity/tour: English, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Dutch, Japanese
- Duration: 9 to 12 hours
- Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Infants must sit on a adults lap
- Pick-up servicePick up from your hotel in Istanbul
- Disability ServicesWheelchair Accessible
- CancellationThere is no cancellation fee once Customers Cancel at least 7 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 50% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 3 and 6 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 100% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 2 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
- Instant Confirmation
- Cut-off TimeAvailable to be booked until 24 hours before the tour starts. Please note we reserve the option to confirm the tour or not due to availability.
- Airport Transportations
- Professional Licensed Tour Guide
- All Local Taxes
- Hotel Pick Up & Drop Off
- Entrance Fees
- Istanbul – Sanliurfa – Istanbul Domestic Flight Ticket
- Personal Expenses
- Driver & Guide Tips – Gratitue
- Other services not mentioned
- Please be ready in your hotel reception 15 minutes before your departure time
- Please wear comfortable footwear and clothing and wear suncream during the summer months
- Please make sure you bring your passport and all names match exactly to your passport
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