General

Tour Style : Private Tour
Duration : 1 Day
Highlights : Gordion

DAY 1: Gordion
Morning 08:00am Meet with our tour guide and transfer and continue way to Polatli (Yassihoyuk) Gordion. Touring in Gordion: After meet in Ankara, Departure for Gordion and visit Gordion, which was the capital of ancient Phrygia. Visit the ruins of the city including the city walls, the Royal Palace, the Tumulus Tomb of King Midas and the Archaeological Museum. Gordion), the former capital of the Phyrgians, is located near Polatli (on the Izmir highway), about 93 kilometers away from Ankara. It was named after King Gordios, founder and ruler the Phyrgians.

Excavations made on the upper part of the city revealed a high passage and houses belonging to royal family. Tumulus, the most famous of which belonged to King Midas; with its 53-meter height and 300-meter width,it is the second biggest tomb of its type in the world. Tour the excavations of the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Phrygia, where Alexander the Great cut the proverbial knot and thus opened the way to Asia. The opportunity for your guide to tell the legend of King Midas with the golden touch comes as he leads you to the ruler’s great earth tumulus. Today the Gordion Museum displays artifacts in chronological order, with every period represented by characteristic examples: pots, pans, tools made from steel and textile looms from the Antique Bronze Age, Pre-Phrygian Period which ended with King Midas. Additionally, Greek ceramics from BC 6 – AD 4, materials from the Hellenistic Era and Roman times, seals and coins are also exhibited. (Lunch included)

Drıve Back to your hotel ın Ankara

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What is included

Air conditioned minivan with driver on tours & transfers
- Professional licensed tour guide
- All admission fees to the museums and sights
- Lunch
- Taxes

Not included :
Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours:

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Tour code

ANK100

Private Day Tour Price 1 pax

105 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 2 pax

158 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 3 pax

205 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 4 pax

250 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 5 pax

292 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 6 pax

331 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 7 pax

368 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 8 pax

403 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 9 pax

435 EUR

Private Day Tour Price 10 pax

461 EUR

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