• Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour
  • Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour

Tour overview

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Mevlana Museum-Selimiye Mosque-Catalhoyuk-Archelogical Museum

Itinerary

(Lunch included)

You will be picked up from your hotel or Konya Airport and drive to Mevlana Museum, where is located in Konya City Center. Today, it is the mausoleum of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a Sufi mystic also known as Mevlana or Rumi. It was also the dervish lodge (tekke) of the Mevlevi order, better known as the Whirling Dervishes.You will visit all available section in Mevlana Museum such as Matbah (Kitchen), tombs, Tilavet Chamber (Quran Reading And Chanting), Semâ-Hâne (Ritual Hall). After visiting continue the tour by visiting Selimiye Mosque is located next door to Mevlana Museum. The mosque was commissioned by, and named for, Sultan Selim II (1566-74) in the Ottoman style. Construction began in 1558 when Selim was still a prince and was completed shortly after he became sultan, in 1567. Afterwards, you will have lunch in an authentic restaurant. After having lunch you will do Panaromic Meram tour. Then drive to Catalhoyuk is located overlooking wheat fields in the Konya Plain, southeast of the present-day city of Konya (ancient Iconium) in Turkey, approximately 140 km (87 mi) from the twin-coned volcano of Mount Hasan. Catalhoyuk was a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic settlement in southern Anatolia, which existed from approximately 7500 BC to 5700 BC. It is the largest and best preserved Neolithic site found to date. Afterwards, continue to visit Archaeological Museum in Konya. Konya Archaeological Museum has an excellent collection of ancient artifacts ranging from the Bronze Age to the Byzantine Era. The museum opened in its present location in 1962. Among the displays are many ancient Roman sarcophagi, Greek altars and pottery, important inscriptions in Latin and Greek, Byzantine mosaics, and more. After end of the day, our tour ends and we leave our valued guests with sadness. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in the future in one of our tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing TravelShop Booking.

VISITED PLACES

Konya

Routes

Included

Professional English-speaking tour guides

Lunch

Pick up from your hotel

Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach

Drop back to your hotel

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Guided Daily Konya Mevlana Museum & Catalhoyuk Tour

All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary

Excluded

International or Domestic flights

Insurance: All types

Personal expenses: Extras at hotel or additional meals

Tipping: Tips for guides and drivers

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