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Rug weaving Holiday in Bodrum Turkey

Rug weaving Holiday in Bodrum Turkey

Duration: 8 days

Price: £700

Book with: Bülent Doğan
at Caravanturkey Cultural Center

Gokpinar Village. No .10

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About the Course

Come and join us for a week to learn traditional way Turkish weaving and experience the real Turkish life of villagers! Gokpinar is an old, nomadic village with a population of 100. Located on the Aegean Coast of Turkey, we enjoy a location away from areas with heavy tourist traffic. We are only 10 minutes drive from a lovely beach. Our land sits at the edge of the village, on a scenic hilltop with views of all the landscape for miles around the village.

The international Bodrum/Milas airport is 30 minutes drive away from Gokpinar.
There are charter flights between May / October from Europe & UK. Turkish airlines and other airlines fly all year around to Bodrum via Istanbul. Please get in touch for a list of airlines and low cost charter flights.
Most nationalities need a VISA for entry to Turkey, these can be purchased on arrival. (For British citizens it costs £10, For US citizens 20 USD.)

For reservations please send us an e-mail mentioning the dates you would like to join our programmes. We will be back to you with details.

Caravanturkey - Bodrum - Turkey
Morning Tour & Travel Services
PHONE : +905333655906
FAX :+902523133889

Caravanturkey US
Graelin Cameron
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
CELL +1 919 9603537

Caravanturkey UK
Stephanie Gawne-Hamza
Tel 029 20231450 Mob 07872306745
Cardiff, UK Villagers show you step by step how to weave. All classes are translated to English

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What's included in the price?

The 7 nights 8 days package includes

-7 Nights accommodation in a double room
-All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
-Unlimited tea & coffee service,drinking water
-Airport transfers from and to Bodrum International Airport
-Weaving classes by local women (translation in English)
-Beach trips and local market visits
-unlimited class hours everyday
-unlimited weaving time at homely stay atmosphere
-Day visits to beaches, Bodrum city centrum or local markets
-40cm wide - 40 cm length piece of carpet weaven end of the course
will be given as a gift
-Visitors are allowed to bring their own drinks to center
The cost of 1 week, per person

950 USD per person

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

  • Accommodation offered
  • Romantic
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly