• Duration

    11 DAYS /10 NIGHTS

  • Location

    Istanbul
    Turkey

  • Dates

    ***EVERY THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH***

  • Minimum

    2 Pax

“ SPECTACULAR TURKEY 1”
11 DAYS /10 NIGHTS

LT 2
SIC TOUR- Departures: THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH
MINUMUM 2 PAX

1.DAY THURSDAY ISTANBUL
Upon your arrival,you will be met by our representative at the airport/port and transfer to your hotel.Spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.Overnight Istanbul (B)

2. DAY FRIDAY ISTANBUL
After breakfast departure for a half day tour to the Egyptian Spice Bazaar and after we will ambark on a boat for a Bosphorus Cruise for about an hour and half.After the tour, return to your hote.The rest of the day is yours.Overnight in Istanbul (B)

3° DAY SATURDAY ISTANBUL / ANKARA
After breakfast half day tour of the city:the Hagia Sophia, a Byzantine’s art masterpiece,the Hippodrome, built by Constantine in IV century, and the Blue Mosque.After the tour, departure by bus to Capital of the Turkish Republic, Ankara, arrival and check in at hotel.Overnight stay (B – D)

4° DAY SUNDAY ANKARA /CAPPADOCIA
After breakfast,visit of Ankara.We will visit;the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations,The Mausoleum of Ataturk, and its Museum.This is the burial place of the national hero founded the modern Republic of Turkey.We will depart for Cappodocia afterwards.After a picturesque trip along the Salt Lake, we will arrive in Cappodocia for an overnight stay.(Optinal night tour with a Turkish show is available tonight ).Dinner and Overnight in Cappadocia(B -L -D)

5° DAY MONDAY CAPPADOCIA

(Optinal: Early in the morning, a Hot Air Balloon ride is available).After breakfast,full day excursion in Cappadocia including visits to the Kaymakli Underground City, Open Air Museum in Goreme and natural fortress in Uchisar.Here, we will have the oppurtunity to discover and understand the rich history behind local handicrafts like hand-made carpets, Turkish tiles, onyx and potteries.The last sites will be Pasabag Valley and Avanos.Dinner and Overnight in Cappadocia.(B -L -D )

6° DAY TUESDAY CAPPADOCIA /KONYA / PAMUKKALE

Early departure for Pamukkale.On the way, vist the 13th century Seljuk masterpiece Sultanhan Caravanserai before arrival in Konya.After visiting, the Mausoleum of Mevlana, we continue our drive to Pamukkale for an overnight stay.Dinner and Overnight in Pamukkale.(B -L -D)

7° DAY WEDNESDAY PAMUKKALE /APHRODISIAS/ KUSADASI

After breakfast, visit the ancient Hierapolis with its magnificent Necropolis, graveyard, lime cascade, Roman baths,Basilica, calcium cliffs. Thereafter, we continue our drive to Aphrodisias.After lunch visit thw GrecoRoman settlement which is remarkably well preserved.The ancient city is dedicated to the Godess of Love, Aphrodite.Drive to Kusadasi.Dinner and overnight. (B- L -D)

8° DAY THURSDAY KUSADASI

Morning drive to Ancient city of Ephesus where we will visit its magnificent library,theater and temples.Then, we continue to Virgin Mary’S House and the Basilica of St.John. In the afternoon, experience and participate in an upbeat fashion show showcasing the unique leather products manufactured in Turkey.Dinner and Overnight in Kusadasi.(B – L – D)

9° DAY FRIDAY KUSADASI /PERGAMON / TROY /CANAKKALE

Early departure to Pergamon.Visit of the famous Acropolis.Lunch and continuation to Canakkale, visit of Troy, the site where the legendery Trojan War took place.Drive to Canakkale.Dinner and Overnight in Canakkale.(B – L – D)

10° DAY SATURDAY CANAKALE / ISTANBUL

After breakfast crossing of the strait by ferry and drive to Istanbul along the shores of Marmara sea.(Gllipoli can be added to this program).Arrival, check in and overnight in Istanbul.(B)

11° DAY SUNDAY / ISTANBUL

After breakfast,check out from the hotel.You will have free time until transfer to the airport for your flight to your next destination / home (B)