Brief Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive Istanbul. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul

Day 2 – Jewels of Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul

Day 3 – Explore Old City. Fly to Cappadocia. Overnight in Cappadocia

Day 4 – Explore Cappadocia. Overnight in Cappadocia. ( Optional Hot Air Balloon Ride )

Day 5 – Explore Cappadocia. Fly to Izmir. Overnight in Kusadasi

Day 6 – Explore Pamukkale ( Cotton Castle ). Overnight in Kusadasi

Day 7 – Explore Ephesus Ancient City and House of Virgin Mary. Overnight in Kusadasi

Day 8 – Depart for Patmos. Overnight in Cruise

Day 9 – Heraklion & Santorini. Overnight in Cruise

Day 10 – Athens & Mykonos. Overnight in Cruise

Day 11 – Arrive to Kusadasi. Overnight in Kusadasi

Day 12 – Departure from TURKEY

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DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION                                                                    Istanbul Airports
TYPE OF TURKEY TOUR Private or Small Group Tour
You can join our small group tour (max.16 people) or we can organize a private tour for only your
DEPARTURE DATE OF THE SHIP / 2020

These dates departure dates of the cruise from Kusadasi Port.

So tour can be customized depands on your arrival date to TURKEY. Please get more info from our tour sales department.

March 21, 28
April 04, 11, 18, 25
May 02, 09, 16, 23, 30
June 06, 13, 20, 27
July 04, 11, 18, 25
August 01, 08, 15, 22, 29
September 05, 12, 19, 26
October 03, 10, 17, 24, 31
November 07, 14, 21, 28

 

STARTING PRICE PER PERSON  1790 Euro

 

INCLUDED
FOR TURKEY TOUR PART

All accommodation at choise of selected hotels

All sightseeing tours of the places mentioned in the program.

Domestic flight tickets (may be operated by Turkish Airlines,Anadolu Jet,Atlas Global,Sun Express,Onur Airlines or Pegasus Airlines )

All tours with English speaking guidance licenced by Ministry of Culture and Tourism

All transport with new & AC vehicles

All airport transfer throughout the trip

All entrance & parking fees,ferry,tolls and petrol

All local taxes and insurances

All meals listed ( breakfast, lunch, dinner )

FOR CRUISE TOUR PART

All accommodation at choise of selected cabin type

All Port Taxes

Beverage Packages

Excursions at the ports

Port and Service Charges

Excluded
FOR TURKEY TOUR PART

International airfare to TURKEY

Drinks,visas,personal expenses,porters, tips

Meals not listed ( breakfast, lunch, dinner )

FOR CRUISE TOUR PART

Personal spendings

Day 1 – Arrive Istanbul / Airport Transfer

Welcome to Istanbul. Our driver will meet with you at the airport. You will be transferred to your hotel.

Overnight Istanbul

Day 2 – Jewels of Istanbul – Full Day Guided Tour

DOLMABAHÇE PALACE The Dolmabahçe Palace, a blend of various European architectural styles, was built between 1843 – 1856 by Karabet Balyan, the court architect of Sultan Abdulmecid. The three –storied palace built on a symmetrical plan has 285 rooms and 43 halls. The palace has survived intact with its original decorations, furniture and the silk carpets and curtains. Its surpasses all other palaces in the world in wealth and magnificence.

Across to Asia : Have this great experience cross from Eurpe to Asia by bus on Bosphorus Bridge.

CAMLICA (Asian) HILL, we climb a Bosphorus side hill by bus for a few which commands a magnificent view that embraces the Bosphorus and old Istanbul. one of the highest point in Istanbul. At the top of it you can rest and admire the magnificent panorama of  Istanbul and the Bosphorus from the beautiful gardens, landscape in traditional style, as you sip your drinks in a cafeteria.

PIERRE LOTI HILL, The hill was named after the French novelist and noval officer Pierre Loti who visited Istanbul several times and stayed many years.

Fly over by Cable Car Enyoy the beautiful view from cable car all the way down to the hill.

CITY WALLS, The first breach of the walls was by the Fourth Crusade in 1204, the second by the cannons and troops of Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror in 1453.

BOAT TRIP ON THE BOSPHORUS An amazing cruise between the two continents, EUROPE and ASIA, along the Bosphorus by the Dolmabahçe and Beylerbeyi Palaces, wooden villas and mansions.

THE RUMELI FORTRESS(FROM THE SEA) (NO INTERIOR VISIT)

Istanbul had been besieged many times before Mehmet the Conquer  took the city in 1453,but it managed to defend itself with the help of the Roman city walls.

BOSPHORUS BRIDGES Unique chance to step from one continent (ASIA) to another (EUROPE).

BEYLERBEYİ PALACE The summer residence of Ottoman Sultans with its original furniture and magnificent gardens with the HAREM on the ASIAN SIDE.

Overnight Istanbul

Day 3 – Explore the Old City & Fly to Cappadocia – Full Day Guided Tour

After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome and Grand Bazaar.

After the tour we will transfer you to Istanbul airport and you will take your flight to Cappadocia.  Upon your arrival we will transfer you to your hotel.

Overnight Cappadocia

Day 4 – Explore Cappadocia – Full Day Guided Tour 

Marvel at the lunar landscape with a fully guided  tour of Cappadocia, visiting Devrent Valley to see the unigue fairy-chimneys. Drive to paşabag (Monk’s Valley) to see the most interesting mushroom-shaped pinnacles.Drive to the city of Avanos .In the afternoon visit another beautiful open air museum at Göreme where the remains of rock-cut churches and Christian settlements date back hundreds of years.Lastly,before returning to your hotel, visit the natural castles at Uchisar. After the tour we will be back to our hotel.

Overnight Cappadocia

Day 5- Explore Cappadocia – Full Day Guided Tour 

After having breakfast at the hotel, we will again depart for a full day Cappadocia tour. Depart from your hotel to visit Red valley,and explore the famous rock- cut churches and hike 5 km through the Güllüdere valley. Then visit Çavuşin village. This village is famous for the houses and churches of the christian clegymen.After lunch Drive to the pigeon valley . In the afternoon visit Kaymaklı underground city. Where early christians lived in fear and faith.

Overnight Cappadocia

Day 6 – Fly to Izmir & Explore Ephesus – Full Day Guided Tour 

After breakfast we will transfer you to Cappadocia airport and you will take your flight to Izmir. Upon your arrival we will transfer you to your hotel.

Absorb yourself in history today. Today you visit Ephesus , Temple of Artemis and House of Virgin Mary. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient times. Ephesus is one of the most important ancient city in the World and it was capital of the Asia Minor.

Overnight Kusadasi

Day 7 -Pamukkale (Cotton Castle) – Full Day Guided Tour

After breaksfast you heading to the magnificent White calcium terraces, known as Cotton Castle (Pamukkale) where you also tour the ancient city of Hierapolis. This city was used in Roman time for their therapeutic powers. Today bring your swim suit with you because you will have time to enjoy with the thermal water of Pamukkale. After the tour back to hotel

Overnight Kusadasi

Day 8 –  Depart for Patmos –  Cruising 

After breakfast we will transfer you to Kusadasi Port and you will get on the Cruise.

Ship Depert for Patmos Island at 1 Pm. Arrive to Patmos 5:45 pm and stay at the port till 9:30 Pm.

Overnight in Cruise

Day 9 – Heraklion & Santorini  – Cruising 

Today you will visit 2 islands. Heraklion and Santorini.

Ship arrive to Heraklion first at 7 am and leave at 12.01 pm

Ship arrive Santorini at 4:30 pm and leave at 9:30 pm

Overnight in Cruise

Day 10 – Athens & Mykonos – Cruising 

Today you will visit Athens and Mykonos.

Ship arrive to Athens first at 7 am and leave at 11.30 am

Ship arrive Mykonos at 6:00 pm and leave at 11:00 pm

Overnight in Cruise

Day 11 – Arrive to Kusadasi – Port Transfer 

Today we will welcome you back at the Kusadasi Port and transfer you to your hotel.

Overnight Kusadasi

Day 12 – Departure from TURKEY – Airport Transfer 

Upon your flight time we will transfer you to Izmir Airport and you fly back to Istanbul to take your connecting flight to Istanbul.

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Interior Room

Exterior Room

Suite Hotel

Low Season 1.790 Euro 1.890 Euro 2.130 Euro
Shoulder Season 1.890 Euro 1.970 Euro 2.230 Euro
Peak Season 1.990 Euro 2.050 Euro 2.330 Euro