Best of Turkey Tour package by Bus/Plane (10 Nights /11 Days) Explore the highlights of Istanbul, Gallipoli ,Troy, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Cappadocia by Plane & Bus by accompaniment experienced local guides and Luxury A/C Vehicle
Arrival to Istanbul
On your Arrival in Istanbul;Our driver will meet you and transfer to your hotel. Overnight stay at 4* hotel in Istanbul.
Istanbul Old City Tour (Byzantine & Ottoman Relics)
You will be picked up from your hotel at 08:30 am to visit The St. (Haghia) Sophia, which was built by the Emperor Justinian. It was the largest building in the world for over 1000 years. See its intricate mosaics and huge central dome. Continue to the Topkapi Palace, which was used by the Ottoman Sultans from the 15th to 19th centuries. We will also see the impressive collection of priceless jewels, crystal, silver and porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and relics of the prophet Mohammed. (Entrance to the Harem is extra). After lunch we will see the Blue Mosque, built for Sultan Ahmet I, which is a unique piece of architecture with its six minarets and features 20,000 beautiful Iznik tiles. Visit the ancient Hippodrome with Obelisk of Theodosius, Snake Pillar and German Fountain of Wilhelm II. Walk through the back streets of Old Istanbul and visit the elegant little Sokullu Pasa mosque and, See the Grand Covered Bazaar. This tour may be done all or partially as a walkingtour. Overnight stay at 4* hotel in Istanbul.
Istanbul to Gallipoli
After check out hotel;You will be picked up from your hotel at 06:30 am early in the morning and departure for Gallipoli. Arrival Gallipoli around noon time and start touring in Gallipoli; visit Anzac Cove, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnston s Jolly, (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels), The Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. Evening transfer to Canakkale check-in hotel, Overnight stay in Canakkale.
Troy to Kusadasi
After Breakfast and check out hotel You will be picked up from your hotel at 08:30 am to visit the famous archeological and mythological site of Troy, home of the Trojan Horse and Helen of Troy till now 10 cities hasbeen discovered,one built on the top of theother,dating back to 3500 BC.You will see and hear about the Trojen Horse,Helen of Troy,The Trojen Wars,the battle between Archillies and Paris,the remains of Troy IX ,The Alters and the Houses of Troy,dating back to 2500 BC. Then departure for Kusadasi by bus , Early evening arrival to Kusadasi and check in hotel.Overnight stay at 4* hotel in Kusadasi .
Ephesus and Virgin Mary House
After breakfast You will be picked up from your hotel at 08:30 am, and depart for Ephesus tour; one of the grandest cities in the Roman world. Drive to Meryemana and visit the House of Virgin Mary. Continue to Ephesus the Capital of Asia Minor. Visit the ruins of Odeon, herculas gate, the temple of Hadrian, the magnificent library, Agora and fantastic Greco Roman theatre. Overnight stay at 4* hotel in Kusadasi .
Pamukkale to Cappadocia
Pamukkale and Hierapolis Tour
After Breakfast and check out hotel; You will be picked up from your hotel at 08:30 am to drive to Pamukkale to visit the ancient city of Hierepolis, a city that gained importance in the Roman times because of its thermal springs and Ancient pool . Over the centuries, the calsium, salts in the water have formed into one of the most unique natural sights of the World.
After the tour You will get an Overnight bus to Cappadocia (11 Hours duration),Bus will be stopped three times for the personel needs.or if you like; we can arrange flight instead of overnight bus transport?
Cappadocia Tour (North of Cappadocia)
Arrival Cappadocia, transfer to hotel ,after check in and freshen up starting the tour to visit Devrent Valley, Monk''s valley (Pasabagi) where you will find the world known fairy chimneys. Break for lunch in Avanos and then continue on to the Goreme Open-Air Museum where you will visit the numerous rock carved churches and Uchisar.After the tour return back to hotel, Overnight stay at Cave Hotel in Cappadocia.
Cappadocia Tour (South of Cappadocia)
included meals:Breakfast - Lunch
Hot Air Balloon Ride Optional (if you like ;we can rrange Hot Air Balloon Ride early in the morning at 05:30 am(it takes 1 Hours flight.)
After breakfast You will be picked up from your hotel at 08:30 am,another full day tour this time to visit the famous Derinkuyu Underground City. Afterwards a short hike through the green Ihlara Valley along the stream visiting some of the churches along the way. Stop in Belisirma for lunch and then on to Selime for a panoramic view. visit the Agzikarahan Caravansarai. .After the tourreturn back to hotel, Overnight stay at Cave Hotel in Cappadocia.
Cappadocia to Istanbul
After breakfast, check out hotel and transfer to Kayseri airport for the Morning flight to Istanbul.
12:00 Fly from Kayseri to Istanbul
13:15 Arrival in Istanbul. Our Driver will be waiting for you with your name holding on the board at the airport, and transfer to your hotel . Overnight stay at 4* hotel in istanbul.
Bosphorus Cruise - Two Continents Tour
included meals: Breakfest-Lunch
You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning at 08:30 to visit to the exotic and aromatic Egyptian Spice Market. You may buy spices, caviar, and almost anything imaginable. Continue over the Galata Bridge and the Golden horn. We will visit the Selamlik chambers of the incredible 19th c. Dolmabahce Palace. We continue up the Bosphorus and cross over to Asia to Camlica Hill for a view of Istanbul. After lunch visit the Sadberk Hanim Museum, with its well-organized archaeological and ethnographical sections. The Bosphorus cruise begins in the afternoon. We pass by the Rumeli Fortress and you will enjoy crossing from continent to continent traveling down the Bosphorus, which is lined with old Ottoman seaside mansions, marble palaces and small fishing villages.After the tourtransfer to your hotel, Overnight stay at 4* Hotel in Istanbul.
Breakfest- Check out
After check out the hotel,You will be picked from your hotel two hours prior (Regarding to your departure flight time) and transfered to Istanbul International airport.End of our services.