Duration: 7 hours
Route: Sumela Monastery – Vazelon Monastery – Hagia Sophia Monastery – Girls (Theoskepastos) Monastery – Trabzon Museum
You shall be picked up from the Trabzon airport, Trabzon Hotel , Trabzon Marina or Trabzon cruise ship port. Your Trabzon guide will hold up a sign with your name on it. Trabzon tour will take about 7 hours and after will drive you back to your Trabzon hotel , Trabzon Marina , Trabzon airport or Trabzon harbor in Turkey.
Our minibus drives us to Sumela. Accompanied by the sounds of birds, sports-minded guests may walking the monastery. Will be fascinate views of the monastery. We will see Sumela Monastery(Virgin Mary Monastery). And then we will going to Vazelon Monastery. The oldest monastery of Pontus which was named in memory of Saint Ioannis Prodromou. It was built in 270 AD at Matsouka close to the Sachnoi and Kounaka villages, 40 kilometres south of Trapezounta beside the river Pritani.
We will go to a delicious indigenous Trout restaurant. Trout grown in upland waters and cooked in a unique butter… Our guests can be try typical of the region trout. We’re going back Trabzon.
The Haghia Sophia of Trabzon was built around the year 1250 as a Greek Orthodox Church under Emperor Manuel, ruler of the Trapezounta Empire of Pontus (today’s Trabzon). The church was named Haghia Sophia (Greek for Holy Wisdom), after the great church of Constantinople, today’s Aya Sofia. Although not as large, the church is still very impressive, as it was constructed in the traditional architectural shape of a cross, being 22 meters long and 11.6 meters wide. Alongside the church is a tower, which has been argued over history of its traditional use, since bell towers were not used in the time of its conception. Girls Monastery was built on the outskirts of Trabzon-Boztepe and is the only monastery that still remained in the city centre. It was firstly built by Alexious III and additions were made in the 18th and 19th centuries. In Trabzon Museum early Bronze Age, Urartian age, Iron Age, Hellenistic and Roman art works. The 2nd section houses Hellenistic and Roman-period bronze, clay and glassware. The 3rd section houses Byzantine coins, icons and the Ottoman-period artefacts.
After you have taken in the sights your Trabzon Tour guide will give you approx one hour free time to stroll at your leisure or relax have some refreshments in the caffee.When the tour has finished your Trabzon Tour guide will return you to your pick up point. You can take a Private Trabzon Tour where you can be picked up by your Trabzon Tour guide at your convienence. Where your Trabzon Tour guide will pick you up at approx 08.00 hours for your Trabzon tour.
PS: Trabzon tours we provide are private tours which means they include a driver and a separate tour guide who speaks english and they will accompany you throughout the tour and they will be able to answer any questions or queries during your tour. Those who book in advance avoid the rush and tight squeezes of traveling with all of the crowds.
- Private Professional Licenced English Speaking Tour Guide.
- Private Deluxe A/C VİP Vehicle.
- Parking Fees of vehicle
- Pick up From Trabzon Harbor, Trabzon Airport, Trabzon Hotel
- Drop off to Trabzon Harbor, Trabzon Airport, Trabzon 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 Trabzon Uzungol Tour is runs everyday and available all year round.