Immerse yourself in former Byzantine and Ottoman lands and experience the evolution from Roman art and design to the modern-day treasures of today’s Turkey.
Discover the cosmopolitan city of Istanbul, the former capital of the Eastern Holy Roman Empire, and explore the city’s colourful history, which spans from the Neolithic to the Byzantine and Ottoman and beyond.
Explore the legendary besieged Bronze Age city of Troy, as well as the jaw-dropping archaeological site of Ephesus, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
Enjoy visits to handicraft workshops to see how master craftsman have worked for centuries, including a visit to a woman’s cooperative.
Be enchanted by the cave towns of Goreme, Urgup and Uchisar in the province of Cappadocia and the calcium terraces of Pamukkale.
Information available June/July 2019. Please click ‘Register Interest’ to receive further information when more details are available.
This tour is part of the World Art Tours program organised by the Art Gallery Society of NSW in partnership with Renaissance Tours.