Shore Turkey is a Brand of Fez Travel organize Shore Excursions and day tours from the ports of Turkey. Our shore excursions depart from 12 ports and we offer more than 48 exciting options. We organise private shore tours for those visiting Turkey on cruise ships.
Fez Travel was founded in 1997, and since then we have progressed to become one of the most reliable and popular tour operators in Turkey, offering a diverse range of Turkey & Greece tours. Fez Travel is a tour operator, a ground handler, and a travel agent. We cooperate with travel agents from all over the World, and each year carry more than 10,000 passengers on our “round-Turkey” tours, day tours and shore excursions. We also enjoy long-term associations with some of the World’s biggest travel companies, providing their ground services in Turkey.
Our customers come from all over the World, and all walks of life, so our itineraries are deliberately flexible, providing a good mix of free time, adventure, sightseeing, culture, history and fun.
Our mission is to provide fun, value for money tours of Turkey that inspire and delight our guests, and broaden understanding of Turkish culture and history.
Fez Travel holds a group ‘A’ tour operator license with the Turkish Tourism Authority (TURSAB), so Fez and our clients have the security of endorsement from Turkey’s governing tourism body. In line with TURSAB standards, our clients are fully insured. In addition, we are committed to upholding high industry standards and are a member of ASTA. Currently, Fez has branch offices in Istanbul, Gallipoli, Cappadocia and Kusadasi.
While we no longer run our famous “Fez Bus” hop on hop off service that was key to our success when we launched into the marketplace, our four offices in Istanbul, Kusadasi, Cappadocia and Canakkale are staffed by talented people who possess the same spirit and passion for providing great travel experiences that drove us in those early days.
Why Choose Shore Turkey
1. Quality and Value for Money
Shore Turkey (Fez Travel) offers great value for money – we’ve worked hard to get all of the ingredients that make up a great tour just right, and we have honed all of the activities on tour to get the perfect mix of sightseeing and free time. All year round we check the quality of our suppliers, and we know every town we stop in like the back of our hand. This means we know the best places to stay, the best places to eat, and the best places to go in your free time.
2. Established local operator
When you book with Shore Turkey (Fez Travel), you have the peace of mind of knowing that we operate our own group tours (with the exception of gullets and some day tours). We speak the language, we know the local customs, we hire our own guide and operate using our own vehicles and so we control the quality of our tours. We’ve been around for 18 years and so we know the ropes and all of those small things that help to make a tour great. Our guests also have the peace of mind of knowing that we have the highest possible category of registration with the Turkish Association of Travel Agencies (TURSAB).
3. No local payments, no surprises
At Shore Turkey (Fez Travel) we believe there should be no surprises for you on tour, and that holiday budgeting should be simple. When you book a Fez Travel tour you have clear information about what is included. All of our Turkish tours include all entrance fees for the sites visited in the program. Your only decision is which optional activities you might want to do, and we give you clear information about the cost of these in your pre-departure pack so that you can budget for these before you leave home.
4. No large groups
We believe that you can’t really get to know a country if you are travelling in a really large group, and so all our tours on Shore Turkey web site are private and only you can decide the number of people on your group.