A great location for those who want to see a different side of Turkey! Mardin is a southern border city of Turkey which is famous with its historical stone houses, amazing Mesopotamian valley view and delicious gastronomy! Dara Ancient City and its fascinating water cistern gives you the opportunity to take amazing photos.
Daily Mardin Tour: Let’s schedule your travel Turkey with our travel agency with this private daily Mesopotamia region trip. Visit places in the southeastern part of country which is also known as north end of fertile crescent with licenced tourist guides. Visit ancient and sacred places in Mesopotamia as Tour includes Mardin, Midyat Dara Ancient City, Nusaybin, Deyrulzafaran Monastery.
Mardin, Midyat, Dara Ancient City, Nusaybin, Deyrulzafaran Monastery
We will meet you at the airport of Mardin and start to discover beautiful city of Mesopotamia. Mardin region has large populations of Kurds, Arabs, and Assyrians. Mardin is an important regional trading center on the east-west trade routes of southern Anatolia. In addition to Turks, the province has large populations of Arabs, Kurds and Assyrian’s. Our first visit will be Deyrulzafaran monastery. Deyrulzafaran- once the ecumenical seat of the Patriarch of the Syriac Orthodox Congregation dating back to 5th century- is the most important religious center of the Syriac Orthodox Christians. It is still a running monastery, here you have a guided tour to monastery, after visiting here we will drive another important visit, Dara Ancient City. Drive will take around 40 min. and place will amaze you. Dara City founded 500 BC and it was an important Assyrian settlement. Here you will see necropolis area and then water cistern and you can be sure that you haven’t seen a place as interesting as this. After this amazing place, we will have 45 min. journey to Nusaybin City. This was Singapore of 5000 B.C.! Amazing trade city and multicultural population. Here we will visit St. Jacob Church, which is a very important place for the historical development of Christianity. After Nusaybin we will drive through one of most beautiful roads and reach to Beyazsu region. We will have lunch by the river Beyazsu. After lunch about 45 min., we will reach to Midyat City. Midyat has the largest Assyrian population in the region. City is famous with local Assyrian wines, pastries and silversmiths. After walking around in city center, we will drive back to Mardin city center. We recommend you to overnight in Mardin, to witness the beauty of Mardin by night time.
End of the tour we will drop you to Mardin airport.
Child Rate Policy :
2-8 %50 of adult rates
ABOVE 8 years FULL Price
|NUMBER OF PAX|
|2 PAX||4 PAX||6 PAX||8 PAX|
|280 $ PP||165 $ PP||127 $ PP||107 $ PP|
- All above rates are in US DOLLAR currency
*Please note that %30 of the payment required on booking, the rest will be received as cash at airport.
PAYMENT ON CREDIT CARD : %3 Transaction fee and %18 V.A.T will be added in total amount on CC will be paid by your side.
MONEY TRANSFERS VIA BANKS : 10 $ International Money Transfer Fee and %18 V.A.T will be added in total amount on bank transfer. International Money Transfer Fee will be paid by your side.
%18 V.A.T will be charged even in case of refund.
When the trip is canceled by the client 60 or more days prior to the start of the trip, he/she shall be able to request and receive a full refund. When cancellation happens between 59 and 30 days prior to the start of the trip, the client will be able to obtain a refund of 50% of the trip price. When cancellation is requested less than 29 days prior to the start of the trip, he/she will not be able to obtain any refund whatsoever.
Is there any shopping opportunity during the tour?
Yes, you’ll hear the opportunities from your tour guide.
What’s the Duration of the tour?
7 – 8 Hours.
What’s the walking difficulty level?
4 out of 5, please wear comfy shoes for walking in ancient cities and monasteries.