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Troy Day Trip From Istanbul (By Bus)
Type: Day Trip
Operated: Everyday
Guided in: English
Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby & Company Office
Starting Time: 06:30(approx.)
Duration: 13 hours
Starting Location: Istanbul
Tour Code: TT4168

In the intriguing realm of Troy, where the lines of history and mythology delicately intertwine, the experience is greatly enhanced when explored through the expert guidance of a Troy Tour. The legendary Siege of Troy, a story vividly brought to life by Homer in the Iliad and Odyssey, stands as a pinnacle of classical mythology. Discovered in 1870, the ancient ruins believed to be those of Troy offer a unique window into the past, and with Troy Tour, you're assured a comprehensive exploration of these historical layers.

Embarking on this journey with Troy Tour, you'll have the chance to see nine distinct archaeological sites, each layer unveiling the city's tumultuous history from the late Stone Age period (3500 BC) to the Roman era (500 AD). It's not just about observing ruins; it's an immersive experience where you'll learn about the lifestyle and culture of the people who once thrived here. The intricate archaeological and architectural features of each site, presented by knowledgeable guides, add depth to your understanding.
What makes this experience with Troy Tour truly special is the thoughtful timing and reader-focused approach. The tour is structured in a way that seamlessly blends educational content with engaging storytelling, making the history of Troy not only accessible but also compelling. As you wander through the remnants of mythical Troy, surrounded by its rich history and enhanced by the insights provided by your Troy Tour guide, you might even find yourself lost in daydreams, imagining life in those ancient times. This tour is not just a travel in Turkey; it's a journey through time, bridging the past and the present with each step.

Tour Details

06:30 You will be picked up from your hotel between 6.00 and 7.00 a.m.

07:00 Time for our departure to Troy on our luxury tour buses. We will stop for a hearty breakfast on the way.
12.00 Arrival in Eceabat. Here you will have time to relax and have a delicious lunch in a local restaurant.
13.00 Departure for the fully guided Travel in Turkey Tour of ancient Troy.
At the site you will be shown:
A replica of the famous Trojan horse, into which you can climb for photos.
Information centre about the excavations with displays and exhibits from the past and ongoing research and archaeological works.
The fortified walls of Troy Vl with its tower & entrance gateway.
Temple of Athena - the focal point of a great annual festival in honour of the goddess Athena during the era of the classical Greeks.
Schliemann’s trench – the first archaeological dig by the acknowledged discoverer of Troy.
The impressive entrance ramp to Troy ll.
The Sanctuary - an important religious centre during the Roman period.
The Odeon – also Roman, for the presentation of musical performances.
Current excavations in progress.
17.30 Conclusion of the Travel in Turkey Troy Tour.
18.00 Departure for Istanbul.
23.00 Arrival in Istanbul and transfer back to your hotels.

Please Note

Payment (No Advance Payment !)

by Cash(TL, EUR, USD OR GBP) during the tour
by Credit Card during the tour
Available Cards: Visa, Master, Amerikan Exspress


Hotel pickup and drop off

All admission fee
English speaking guide
Safe drivers
Air-conditioned transportation by Disinfected tour bus
4 Course Lunch.(Vegetarian Menu is available)


International airfare

Drinks and meals which are not listed at the itinerary
All personal expenses
All customary tips to drivers, guides and escorts are made at the travelers’ discreation
Turkish Visa Free

Booking Terms and Conditions

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 30 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Not wheelchair accessible
Cancellations will be accepted in writing up to 48 hours before the tour departure with no charge,but last minute cancelations or no shows will be charged in full.Alternatively for any other services or for tailor-made itineraries and quotations, without obligation, just complete the Request Form or email us: info@travelinturkey.com - now for a fast response


If you would like to book one of our tours, please complete the following steps...
1. Select the tour and fill in the required details (date, number of
guests etc.)
2. Add to the cart and proceed with the payment of the deposit.
Please note: If you do not want to use a credit card to make your deposit payment, but would prefer to make a bank transfer, please contact us for further details.
3. Within a few hours, our team will contact you via e-mail with an application
form and a proforma invoice with the final cost of the tour.
4. Please reply to this e-mail with your completed application form, and attached copies or photos of the passports of yourself and other participants.
5. We will send you a confirmation of your booking, with full details of your tour.
While making the initial reservation, please pay 30% of the total amount
as a deposit to secure your booking (steps 1 and 2). The remaining 70% should be paid, in cash or by credit card, upon arrival in Turkey.