Turkey | Seljuk Architecture
The Seljuk Empire, a period marked by intense creativity and lasting for about two centuries produced stunning results in the fields of art and architecture. A precursor to the Ottoman Empire and predominant in eastern Anatolia, this period saw a shift in the power base of the Islamic world from the Arab states to the Seljuk capitals. On this trip you will be visiting the wooden pillared mosques definitive of Seljuk architecture and 11th century mental asylums with an enlightened take on rehabilitation, frequently using hypnosis and music as methods of therapy. Seljuk caravanserais and medreses, mosques with twisted minarets, royal residences and tekkes- some of the most architecturally and culturally definitive monuments during the Seljuk period will be showcased during this trip. Download PDF for Turkey | Seljuk Architecture for more details on the itinerary.
Price: USD 7254
pp on double occupancy. Single supplement: USD900. Prices indicative only.