Duration: 4 hours
Route: Castle of Alanya – Byzantine Monastery – Red Tower – Kale Kapisi – Alanya Old City (Tophane)
You can be picked up from either Antalya airport, an Alanya Hotel , Alanya Marina or the Alanya cruise ship port. Where your Alanya guide will be holding up a sign with your name on it so you can easily find your way through the crowd to the correct transfer service. The tour will take approximately 4 hours and afterwards you will be driven back to the same collection point that you was met at in the morning.
Alanya back in BC 2 century was the center of the slave market, the city of Cilicia, pirate bed, and Seljuks maritime. It is known that Mark Anthony gave Alanya to Cleaopatra as a “wedding gift”. This Mediterranean city is crowned by the Castle of Alanya and its here that we will begin our exploration of Alanya. The castle is a fantastic landmark and main focal point of the city as it can be seen from every point you go to around Alanya, the walls of the castle date right back to the 13th century and were built on top of Byzantine fortifications. Inside the castle we will be able to see a Byzantine Monastery, Mosque, Caravanserai and Numerous Cisterns. The castle is magnificent with high walls, 140 towers, 400 cistern and majestic doors. Just below the Castle is where you can also find the Red Tower as it is situated on the harbour frontline. Kale Kapisi is one of best example of Seljuk building. According to the inscription date of construction is 1.231. Alanya Old City (Tophane) has massive stone walls, meandering streets, and old houses built so close together that they often over shadow the narrow lanes that are made from cobbles.
Now you have taken in the sights of Alanya your tour guide will give you approx one hour free time to have a wander at your own lesiure for grab some refreshments and sit beside the sea whilst filling up your camera with Alanya beautiful scenery.
When the tour around Alanya has finished your tour guide will then transfer you back to your pick up point (where you was collected from in the morning).
* A private tour of Alanya is also available for you, which enables you to plan out your own schedule and also makes your day personal. As the guide will arrange pick up and drop off at your own convenience. (witihn appropriate time scale)
PS: At alanya tours we we can also provide private tours which means they include a driver and a separate tour guide who speaks english, they will accompany you throughout the tour and will be able to answer any questions or queries during your tour. Those who book in advance get to avoid the rush and tight squeezes of traveling with all of the crowds.
- Private Professional Licenced English Speaking Tour Guide.
- Private Deluxe A/C VIP Vehicle.
- Parking Fees of vehicle
- Pick up From Alanya Harbor, Alanya Airport, Alanya Hotel
- Drop off to Alanya Harbor, Alanya Airport, Alanya Hotel
What’s Not Included
- Gratuities to the guide and driver.
- Personal expenses.
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|A tour document with details and confirmations will be e-mailed after booking.
Private Alanya City Tour is runs everyday and available all year round.