We will pick you up from the hotel and head towards the airport for the domestic flight to Sanliurfa. Meet at Sanliurfa Airport with your professional guide and start the tour.
Visit to Göbekli Tepe is accepted as the first temple in the history, dating 12,000 BC, by the authorities. The site is the oldest human-made place of worship yet discovered and was developed by hunter-gatherers in 10,000 BC. The temples have been unearthed by arheologists are round megalithic buildings. T-shaped monolithic limestone pillars up to 3 meters high were found in the temple.
Visit to Urfa, the city of the prophets. Urfa is located in south-west of Turkey near syrian border. Urfa showed great resistence during the british and french invasion in 1918-1920 and the city was named as Great Urfa by turkish goverment in 1975. İn the ancient times, Urfa had been a crossroads between the middle east, Anatolia, Mesopotamia and an important commerce city. The city was under control of many civilizations suc as; Mesopotamia, Macedonia, Persian, Hitite, Roman, Seljuks and the Ottoman Empires. It is beleieved that prophet Abraham, Jacob, Noah, Jetroh, Lot, Elisha, Moses lived in Urfa.
After the Gobeklitepe Tour, drive back to airport. After landing back to Istanbul, transfer back to hotel.
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