Tour 1: March 29 - April 4, 2020
Tour 2: August 23 - 29, 2020
£̶̶̶8̶9̶5̶ (only £750 early bird)
Antalya - Manavgat - Alanya - Konya - Cappadocia - Isparta - Denizli - Pamukkale
Coastal Turkey Ottoman History Tour
Would you like to time-travel across 600+ years on the Turkish Coast to walk in the footsteps of Ertugrul & witness the jewels left by his descendants?
Board a time machine across 7 glorious South Ottoman towns, learning the full story in exciting chronological order as events have happened!
Walk through the historical harbour of Antalya, which controlled Mediterranean expeditions!
Enjoy browing through old markets from the 17th century in Kaleci!
Swim in a 3000 year old warm thermal bath, with roman ruins under your feet!
Dine in beautiful umbrella covered streets shielding you from the warm sun!
All our hotels are 4 stars, have outstanding reviews, and include daily breakfast buffets. They are located in a central location, and often come with a swimming pool and gym.
This is a list of the hotels we commonly use (subject to change to similar hotels).
What does Your Tour Include?
While Turkish Cuisine is well-known around the world for its meat dishes, Coastal Turkey is all about the Ottoman seafood kitchen. freshly caught from the Mediterranean sea, and inspired by the Ottoman domain of 36 countries!
Learn the history behind each dish while you enjoy these Halal treats along the tour!
Guide: Imam Dr. Waleed Hakeem
Known as "The Traveling Imam", Dr. Waleed Hakeem has journeyed to more than 100+ countries in all 6 continents around the globe spreading the peaceful message of Islam & Personal Development Training, from the villages of China, to the arctic North of Canada, to the mountains of Europe, to the jungles of South America, he can draw the world map from memory! He is the founder and director of Ilm Path Academy & a professor at Almaghrib institute.
After teaching the History of Andalus to 4,000 students in a dozen countries, Dr. Waleed has researched Andalusian history hands-on by visiting 30+ cities in Spain & Portugal across 8 years, and recording his findings in a 16 hour online video course. His powerful delivery style, engaging instruction, & depth of knowledge will make this tour an unforgettable life-long transformative experience!
Our Travel Partner
With 17 years of experience in the field, brother Tariq and his travel company have become a household name among Muslims who are seeking to transform their lives by going through educational journeys which sets them apart from all tour companies out there! We have trusted them with organizing Ilm Path Academy tours!
Our travellers sharing their tour emotions
"I never enjoyed history in school, but Sh. Waleed brought the story to life, and I felt as if I was living every moment of it. What a life-changing experience! Can't wait for more courses!"
"I expected to only learn something about the past, but Dr. Waleed has combined history with personal development and leadership to make this a very transformative & applicable journey!"
"Never was there any dull moments. I was on my toes from beginning to end! Not only we learned the life stories of great role models, but also the culture, cuisine, and all aspects of the local daily life!
"Seeing the lessons of the Quran, Hadith, & Seerah come to life during the learning of the history has made my Eman stronger. Imam Waleed's knowledge & way of connecting events keeps you engaged!"
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