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Mevlana Museum & Beysehir Lake Tour
Konya Daily Tour which covers the Mevlana Museum, Selimiye Mosque, Beysehir Lake, Esrefoglu Mosque, Eflatun Pinari (means: Violet spring) . Konya daily tour is a full day guided tour.
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1 Day.: Konya Mevlana Museum And Beysehir Lake Daily Tour
09:00 Am After Breakfast at your hotel in Konya, our tour guide will meet you at your hotel reception for Konya Mevlana Museum and Beysehir Lake daily tour and continue to your day tour
Konya Mevlana Museum And Beysehir Lake Daily Tour covers the sites as follow.
Mevlâna Museum is the mausoleum of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a Sufi mystic also known as Mevlâna or Rumi. It was also the dervish lodge (tekke) of the Mevlevi order, better known as the Whirling Dervishes.You will visit all available section in Mevlana Museum such as Matbah (Kitchen), tombs, Tilavet Chamber (Quran Reading And Chanting), Semâ-Hâne (Ritual Hall). After visiting continue the tour by visiting
Selimiye Mosque was commissioned by, and named for, Sultan Selim II (1566-74) in the Ottoman style. Construction began in 1558 when Selim was still a prince and was completed shortly after he became sultan, in 1567. Afterwards, you will have lunch in an authentic restaurant. After having lunch, drive to the
Beysehir Lake carries the same name as the principal urban center of its region, Beysehir. Water level in the lake often fluctuates by year and by season. Lake Beysehir is used for irrigation, although it is also a national park. There are thirty-two islets in varying sizes in the lake. Lake Beysehir is also an important site for many bird species.
Esrefoglu Mosque is the only wooden mosque where several decorative techniques of stone, brick, ceramics and painting were used together. It is still a mystery how the wooden portions of the mosque, built in 1299, lasted until today without decay Eşrefoğlu Mosque, built in 1299 in the Beyşehir district of the central Anatolian province of Konya, is an architectural mystery. Afterwards, visit
Eflatun Pinarimeans "violet spring", and is the location of a Hittite shrine dating back to the 13th century BCE. Its layout is quite different, a large, walled basin dominated by a wall of relief figures in one end. The figures symbolizes winged sun disks carried by semi-human monsters.
17:00 PM At the end of the Konya Mevlana Museum And Beysehir Lake Daily Tour, our tour guide will take you back to your hotel. Arrival will be the end of the day tour in Konya.
- Hotel-pick up and drop off by non-smoking and air conditioned touristic mini-vans.
- All the transportation during the tour.
- Parking fees.
- Road Tolls.
- Turkish and English speaking professional tour guide.
- Lunch in a local restaurant
- Museums, Monuments, Ruins entrance fees
- Local taxes.
- Service Charge.