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“Can't wait to go on another trip with them!”

Travel Atelier Private Tours
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Experts on customized tours in Cappadocia and throughout Turkey, flexible itinerary planning, special interest tours with Deluxe vehicles, expert guides and friendly team members and detailed itinerary planning / logistics. Some of our specialty products are Wine Tours, Cooking Classes, Gastronomy trips, Archaeological Expeditions, Honeymoon travel and Destination Weddings. All hotels we recommend and services offered are personally inspected. We also extend our assistance 7/24 during your Travel time in Turkey.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed January 25, 2013

I was lucky to enough to travel through Capadoccia last year. Since I didn't Have enough time to properly research the area on my own, I relied on Travel Atelier to figure out each and every detail of the four-day trip.

Owner Murat Ozguc and his team guided me through this most incredible destination, allowing me to maximize my time without having to worry about planning. On the fly at the last minute, they arranged airport transports, hotel accommodations and a glorious hot air balloon trip for me.

They enlisted their local guide Ismail Ozdeimar took me on a private tour of an underground city and the Göreme Open Air Museum. Not only was he incredibly learned about the sites, imparting their fascinating histories and adding his own insight and knowledge, he made the day fun by being so friendly and fun.

I would truly recommend to them to anyone seeking a fool-proof holiday. I feel they imparted honest and seasoned advice about hotels and really helped me figure out how best to spend my time. They are extremely professional and personable and I look forward to planning another trip with them again soon, perhaps another in Capadoccia or perhaps along the Mediterranean.... inshallah... :)

7  Thank vixdesil
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TravelAtelier, Owner at Travel Atelier Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2013

We are very happy to see that you were satisfied with our travel services and you even wish to further explore our beautiful country. You are always more than welcome back and rest assured we will not only be very happy to be at your service but will add additional surprises to the itinerary.

Every year we go and inspect our hotels and keep a strong personal relationship with vendors who look after our guests well. I am happy to see that was also a case on your experiences.


Kindest regards from Cappadocia enetering a sunny Spring, hope to see you soon.....

Murat

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Reviewed January 22, 2013

We were planning a multi-destination trip to Turkey in August 2011 and with our busy work schedules had nothing planned except for our flights in and out of and a hotel in Istanbul a week before leaving. We thought our trip was doomed but then we were referred to Travel Altelier . Murat, the owner, and his staff planned an amazing trip for us and even convinced us to visit Cappadocia (which was not in our original plan) . We absolutely loved our itinerary .All of the hotels they recommended were gorgeous. They made flying, renting a car, taking a ferry, and many transfers seamless. Most importantly the guides that we had in Istanbul and Cappidocia were insightful , knowlagable, and professional.We saw and experienced so much more than we ever could of on our own and were pleasantly surprised at how affordable they were in comparison to what we recieved. It was one of our favorite trips thanks to them. I hope we get the chance to travel to Turkey again soon, not only would I reccomend Travel Atelier , I would not recomend traveling without them (unless you are Turkish or insanely brave).They will help you plan the trip of a lifetime or fill in things like travel guides.

6  Thank Katelouisemc
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TravelAtelier, Owner at Travel Atelier Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2013

Dear Kate,
Thank you so much for the beautiful review and compliments. We believe a happy guest is the best PR one can ever imagine and you provided an excellent example.

You are very true, time is very important and planning stages can be a real challange if you do not know the country inside out. Local knowledge, hand picking services and good connections makes a huge difference on the result of an itinerary. Thousends of miles we drive every year to check our vendors & hotels establishing personal relations with those professionals are very important for us, so our guests are looked after well.

We hope to be at your service again, anytime and make sure you will be treated as returning guest with extra privilages.

Kindest regards,

Murat

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Reviewed January 22, 2013

I traveled with my daughter to Capadoccia, and it was a truly amazing experience! Starting from the tours to the hotel we stayed at - Esbelli House. The tours were fantastic and our tour guide - Mr. Ismail Ozdeimar - made it very enjoyable for us to experience the different sightseeing locations. The vehicle provided by the tour company was also very comfortable. Mr. Ismail was extremely patient and answered all the questions my 14 year old asked, without a sign of frustration. I sincerely appreciate his service and recommend anyone planning to go to Capadoccia to most definitely book with Travel Atelier - they are the best!

7  Thank Deval D
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TravelAtelier, Owner at Travel Atelier Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2013

Thank you very much for your sincere review and apprecite. At Travel Atelier every guest and their itinerary is a new project. Besides that we love children and we know what is travelling with children out of our own experiences. So more than half of the success is to entertain the children/teenagers so families are happy, isn't that right?

Hope to be at your service again and kind regards,

Murat

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Reviewed January 19, 2013

My friends and I decided to go to Turkey at the last minute, and while we felt we could navigate Istanbul by ourselves with the help of our travel book, we realised we would need some help to see at least one other part of Turkey. And so we found Travel Atelier online. My friend sent the email and Ismail responded fairly swiftly, arranging for us to have a 2-day trip to Cappadocia. In only a few short days he managed to book flights for us from Istanbul to Cappadocia, set us up in an amazing hotel, arranged transfer from airport to hotel, organised a wonderful tour, etc. - we didn't have to worry about a thing!! As we only had one day to tour the area, he set up a schedule which covered the most amazing parts of the area. We had a great day with Ismail and Ahmed( our driver). The knowledge about the area and historical facts he imparted on us, we would not have been able to get from any travel book...it was as my friend would say "AMAZEBALLS"! There are still so many parts of Turkey we'd like to explore and when we do have the opportunity to go there again, we will definitely give Ismail a call and ask him to arrange it for us! Pleased to say we had an above excellent experience with the company!!

4  Thank Jecindy B
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TravelAtelier, Owner at Travel Atelier Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2013

"AMAZEBALLS" :-) Thank you very much for your comments and really very happy to see you left Cappadocia with good memories.

Hope you come back and explore the other parts of beautiful Turkey and we & Ismail will be more than happy to organize your itinerary and travel services.

By the way nowadays we have Sunshine in Cappadocia,

Kindest regards from Sunny Cappadocia,

Murat

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Reviewed January 19, 2013

We had the first part of our honeymoon in Turkey and loved the private tour of Cappadoccia led by Ismail! He was very courteous, patient and the one-on-one part of the tour (w/ driver!) was awesome. We could take as long as we needed or leave early from each site. I'm a photo-freak and Ismail would patiently help us take multiple photos and we were in no rush with no crowds! Highly recommend!

4  Thank xPoint007x
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TravelAtelier, Owner at Travel Atelier Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2013

Thank you so much for giving us feed back on your recent experiences with Travel Atelier and we are very happy to see you were happy with our services.

Our guides has great undrestanding on what sort of flexibility our guests are needing and proceed with the tour programs accordingly.

I am also crazy about taking pictures even on my day to day life and can understand your point, eventually if you can share some of your pictures with us or a link where you share your pictures we would appreciate.


We send you our kindest regards from Sunny Cappadocia,

Murat

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