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. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 6 Explore Pamukkale ( Cotton Castle ). Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 7 Explore Ephesus Ancient City and House of Virgin Mary. Fly back to Istanbul.

 

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DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Istanbul Airport
TYPE OF 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 party.
FLEXIBLE DEPARTURE TIME Every day, all year around
CUSTOMIZABLE You can change our tours as you like or we can organize your desired tour.
INCLUDED
All accomodation B&B at choise of selected 4-5 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, posters, tips

 

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Day 1: ISTANBUL

Welcome to Istanbul. Your guide meet with you at the airport. Depands on your arrival time you may explore the city or transferred to your hotel.

Overnight Istanbul

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Day 2: ISTANBUL

Today you will visit Anatolian side as well. You will visit jewels of istanbul including; Dolmabahce Palace, Pierre Loti Hill, Camlica Hill, Bosphorus Cruise Tour.

Overnight Istanbul

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Day 3: ISTANBUL-CAPPADOCIA

After breakfast, you enjoy a fully guided private tour of the only city to span two continents, visiting Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque,Hippodrome and Grand Bazaar. After tour you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to Cappadocia.

Overnight Cappadocia

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Day 4: CAPPADOCIA-OPTIONAL HOT AIR BALLOON RIDE

Marvel at the lunar landscape with a fully guided private tour of Cappadocia. Goreme Open Air Museum, the fairy chimneys, Uchisar Castle, Avanos, Cavusin Village, Devrent Valley.

Optional Hot Air Balloon Tour: Today very early in the morning we will depart for our amazing Balloon Tour we will pick you up from your hotel at approximately 04:30 am (depending on the location of your hotel) and transfer you to the balloon site where you will have the opportunity to watch the balloon being prepared for your flight as you enjoy a light breakfast snack; preparation time is generally 15-20 minutes. Your flight will begin at sunrise, where your pilot will climb about 3000 feet above ground level. It is from this elevation that you will marvel at the beauty of Cappadocia below you. During certain segments of the flight our pilots are also capable of flying as low as 1 meter above the rock formations which will allow you perfect photo taking opportunities. The Standard Flight is a total of 60 fascinating minutes. There will be a champagne celebration at end of the flight, and you will be presented with a Flight Certificate, signed by your pilot, as a souvenir reminder of this magnificent experience. You will be returned to your hotel at the end of your tour where you can rest, have breakfast, and then continue your day. ( 180 Euro Per Person. 6 years and younger can not join this tour. )

Overnight Cappadocia

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Day 5: CAPPADOCIA-KUSADASI

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. After tour you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight to Izmir. Upon your arrival we will transfer you to your hotel in Kusadasi.

Overnight Kusadasi

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Day 6: PAMUKKALE (HIERAPOLIS)

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.

Overnight Kusadasi

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Day 7: EPHESUS-ISTANBUL

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. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village you can learn how the carpets are made by hand and what determines their value. After the tour we say goodbye and transferred to the airport. Fly to Istanbul.

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