Hotel Info:

Ramada Bayrampasa in Istanbul 4*

Tiara Thermal Hotel in Bursa 4*

Marina Hotel in Kusadasi 4*

Tripolis Thermal Hotel in Pamukkale 4*

Bezirhane Cave Hotel in Cappadocia / Real Cave Hotel

Koru Hotel in Bolu 5*

Highlight of Small Group Tour :

Personal tour guide & private Mercedes Sptinter 16 Seater mini bus
Flexible timing during the tour
Lunches at real local restaurants not in touristic restaurants
Visiting Turkish Village, visit cafe, animal barn. Understand the village life. Have a tea in a village house
Instead of joining big groups (25 to 30 people) join small group of 12 people
Cave Hotel in Cappadocia

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Istanbul Airport
TYPE OF TOUR Land Tour / Small Group Tour
MAXIMUM CAPACITY OF TOUR Group will be maximum 12 people
DEPARTURE DATES All dates Shown Below Arrival Date to  TURKEY!!

06 September 2019, ( 8 seats left )

14 September 2019, ( 12 seats left )

04 October 2019, ( 12 seats left )

18 October 2019, ( 12 seats left )

01 November  2019, ( 10 seats left )

09 November  2019, ( 10 seats left )

17 November  2019, ( 12 seats left )

01 December  2019, ( 12 seats left )

09 December  2019, ( 12 seats left )

17 December  2019, ( 10 seats left )

NOTE : If dates not fit to your dates you can check our 8D/7N Private Turkey Tour

https://www.smartturkeytours.com/tours/private-turkey-tour-8d7n/

INCLUDED
All accomodation  at choise of selected 4 star, boutique or cave hotels
All seightseeing tours of the places mentioned in the program
All meals where shown in the itinerary with this legend (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
Domestic flight tickets (May be operated by Turkish Airlines, Anadolu Jet, Atlas Jet, 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 parking fees, ferry tools and petrol
All entrance fees and taxes
EXCLUDED
International airfare to Turkey
Drinks, travel insurance, visas, personel expenses, porters, tips

Guide Tipping 8 usd per person per day

 

1

Day 01 : Arrival Istanbul

Welcome to Istanbul. We will transfer you to your hotel.

Overnight Istanbul.

2

Day 02 : Istanbul– Bursa.(L,D)

Today, enjoy bosphorus cruise with boat and experience the magnificent view between Asia and Europe.

Transfer to Bursa.

Overnight Bursa.

3

Day 03 : Bursa – Kusadasi (B,L,D)

The tour then begins with a visit to the Green Mosque and Green Tomb, continue by a visit of the The Grand Mosque which is one of the most attractive examples of the Ottoman architecture in the transition period. The mosque, with interior fountain and beautiful wooden pulpit is considered a classic.

Overnight Kusadasi.

4

Day 04 : Kusadasi-Pamukkale (B,L,D)

Today, explore the Ancient City of Ephesus. A downhill walk with your guide will take you into the ruins of the Roman capital. Your route then takes you past the Bouleuterion, Temple of Domitian, Hercules Gate, Temple of Hadrian, The Celsus Library and finally The Great Theater. Drive toward Pamukkale and explore the Antique City of Hierapolis, where Calcareous Thermal Springs descending over cliffs have created fascinating travertine’s in the form of white terrace and basins also known as the Cotton Castle. After dinner, you may relax and enjoy soaking into an authentic thermal bath at the hotel.

Overnight in Pamukkale.

5

Day 05 : Pamukkale- Konya – Cappadocia (B,L,D)

After breakfast drive toward Konya. Arrive Konya and visit to the Mevlana Museum. Konya was the center of the Selcuk Empire as well as the city of Mevlana and famous for his Whirling Dervishes dance( all white garments and long red hat ). Next visit a 13th century Sultanhani Caravanserai, a “hotel” for ancient traders and travellers.

Drive to Capadoccia.

Dinner and Overnight in Cappadocia.

6

Day 06 : Cappadocia (B,L,D)

Today start with Love valley where you can discover the spectacular rock formations, magical fairy chimnies and our guide tells you about history of Cappadocia and volcanic formation of fairy chimnies.After you will visit the Paşabağları ( known as a Fairy Chimney Valley ) and you have chance to see many fairy chimnies with one body and multiple caps and then we drive to Avanos town famous with embark on an educational tour to learn art of pottery making and carpet weaving.We spend approximately one hour for the lunch.After lunch we drive to Devrent valley where you can see various types of fairy chimnies like mushroom shape and animal shape and then we through to Ürgup and Ortahisar rock-cut castle to watch view of old Greek house which was built in 1800s.After watch the best view of Cappadocia we drive to Goreme Open Air Museum is a place where you can visit carved churches and chapels and monasteries.The churches were painted with frecoes from between 10th and 13th centuries.

Optional Hot Air Balloon Ride : 210 usd per person. 6 years + can join and price is fixed.

Dinner and Overnight in Cappadocia

7

Day 07 : Capadoccia– Bolu (B,L,D)

Today, you can see magnificent view of Uçhisar Castle,after the fascinating view and salt lake on the way.We will visit tomb of Ataturk in Ankara.

We then make a way to Bolu for a night.

Overnight in Bolu.

8

Day 08 : Bolu-Istanbul (B,L,D)

Today, visit Hippodrome – once a stadium used traditionally for horse and chariot racing, Blue Mosque – the only mosque in Istanbul with six minarets and a treasury of some of Turkey’s greatest artworks and artifacts, Haghia Sophia – a church that has converted into a mosque and finally The Topkapi Palace – the seat of the Ottoman Empire after it shifted its capital from Bursa to Istanbul. It is today, a museum palace with a wide collection of Kitchen wares and Porcelains, Treasuries, Royal Antiques, Courtyards, Holy Relics and etc.

Overnight in Istanbul.

9

Day 09 : Istanbul –Departure(B)

Transfer to airport for departure home.