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 – Depart for Rhodes. Overnight in Cruise
Day 10 – Heraklion & Santorini. Overnight in Cruise
Day 11 – Athens & Mykonos. Overnight in Cruise
Day 12 – Arrive to Kusadasi. Overnight in Kusadasi
Day 13 – 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
|STARTING PRICE||1840 Euro
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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 – Rhodes – Cruising
Today you will visit Rhodes Island all day.
Ship arrive to Rhodes at 7 am and leave at 6:00 pm
Overnight in Cruise
Day 10 – 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 11 – 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 12 – Arrive to Kusadasi – Port Transfer
Today we will welcome you back at the Kusadasi Port and transfer you to your hotel.
Day 13 – 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.
End of the Service!!
|Low Season||1.900 Euro||2.030 Euro||2.340 Euro|
|Shoulder Season||1.990 Euro||2.130 Euro||2.450 Euro|
|Peak Season||2.080 Euro||2.230 Euro||2.560 Euro|