8 Days Istanbul Pamukkale Ephesus Cappadocia By Plane - TUR1

Duration: 8 days
Destination: Turkey, Turkey, Istanbul
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  • 8 days
  • Istanbul
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Non-Cancellable

Overview

Professional Guide licensed by the Ministry of Tourism. Great guiding service, prompt transfers, comfortable hotels and polite and friendly service throughtout your stay.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Istanbul

Stop At: Meet Transfer, Istanbul 34275 Turkey
Upon your arrival we will pick you up from the airport and transfer to the Boutique Hotel in Sultanahmet area. Overnight in Istanbu
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Boutique Hotel in Sultanahmet area. Overnight in Istanbul Hotel Sokullu Pacha

Day 2: Istanbul BYZANTINE & OTTOMAN RELICS TOUR

Stop At: Hagia Sophia Museum, Ayasofya Square, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122 Turkey
08:30 You will be picked up from your hotel for Full day tour of Old City. In this day you will be able to see:

Hagia Sophia: Byzantium largest cathedral, converted to mosque 1453 by the Ottoman Empire and today open as a museum to see both religion remains.

SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE: This mosque complex, containing Istanbul’s only mosque with six minarets was built by Sedefkar Mehmet Aga for Sultan Ahmed 1st. early 17th century.

HIPPODROME: Center of sport activities and political events of the Eastern Roman Empire.

GRAND COVERED BAZAAR: Famous shopping center worldwide. Shopping possibilities for carpets, jewellery, leather etc

Topkapi Palace : Built between 1475 and 1478 by Mehmet II, Fatih, the conqueror of Istanbul, served as the residence of the sultan and administrative seat of the Ottoman Empire for 400 years.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: After the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel at around 17:30. Overnight in Istanbul. Sokullu Pacha

Day 3: HALF DAY MORNING BOSPHORUS CRUISE WITHOUT LUNCH

Stop At: Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul 34122 Turkey
08:30 You will be picked up from your hotel for half day tour of Two Continents . In this day you will be able to see:

Spice Bazaar : Mystical smells of various spices. Shops selling fruits, vegetables, flowers, caviar and dry fish etc…

BOSPHORUS Boat Cruise: On the waterway separating the two continents, Asia and Europe. Opportunity to take photographs of marble palaces and ancient wooden villas of Ottoman architecture, besides modern residences and luxurious apartments.

BOSPHORUS BRIDGE: Unique chance to go from one continent (Asia) to another (Europe) in two minutes.

CAMLICA HILL: Offers a panoramic view of Istanbul and Bosphorus from the highest point of the city.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Evening flight to Pamukkale

Overnight in Pamukkale

Day 4: Pamukkale Tour

Stop At: Pamukkale Thermal Pools, Pamukkale Turkey
08:30 You will be picked up from your hotel for Full day tour of Pamukkale & Hierapolis. In Pamukkale, you will see the Cotton Cliffs, one of the natural wonders of the world formed by deposits of calcareous salts. Also visit the ancient ruins of the City of Hierapolis with its basilica, theatre and Roman Baths.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: After the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel at around 19:00. Overnight in Kusadasi.

Day 5: Ephesus Tour

Stop At: Ephesus Museum, Selcuk Turkey
After breakfast around 08:30 am departing for Full day tour of Ephesus. First you will visit The Temple of Artemis, which once was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Then you will visit the world famous ancient Greco-Roman City of Ephesus, the most well preserved example in the world. After visiting this impressive site, you will have a lunch break.

After lunch, you will visit The House of Virgin Mary, where it is believed she spent her last days. This is a holy place for both Christians and Muslims.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: After the tour, you will be transferred to the airport. Flight to Kayseri. Night in Cappadocia Dedeli Konak Cave Hotel

Day 6: Cappadocia Fairy Chimneys Tour

Stop At: Cappadocia Cave Dwellings, Urgup Turkey
In this day you will be able to see:

DEVRENT VALLEY: Devrent is situated on the northern slopes of Aktepe, 1km from Pasabaglari (Monks’ Valley) and 5 km from Avanos. The ruins at Devrent are spread over three valleys, which also house several pointed fairy chimneys with large stems.

Pasabag, the Pasha’s Vineyard, is surrounded by incredible natural rock formations; a spectacular scene.

AVANOS: A center of terra cotta work of art since 3000 BC, it is a town where you will be invited to visit a traditional pottery workshop, which is possibly set deep into the hillsides. The clay, which comes from the Red River passing through the town, gives life both to the land and to the local economy.

UCHISAR: Uchisar is a troglodyte town situated right in the middle of Cappadocia. It is named after the enormous piece of rock in the center of the town, which was once used as a castle. This extraordinary rock is the highest peak of the area with the view of whole Cappadocia and Erciyes (Argeus) Mountain.
After the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel at around 17:30.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Cappadocia.Dedeli Konak Cave Hotel boutique hotel accommodation

Day 7: Rose Valley & Underground City Tour

Stop At: Cappadocia, 50180 Göreme/Nevşehir Merkez/Nevşehir, Turkey
You will be picked up from your hotel for Full day tour of South Cappadocia. In this day you will be able to see:

KIZILCUKUR: is an isolated valley behind Urgup. It has beautiful rock formation with some great hidden rock-carved churches. The most interesting part of this area is the countless tracks connecting the small villages and towns through vineyards and gardens like a spider net. It is always possible to see villagers working in the area and offering grapes, apples or apricots to you.

CAVUSIN: One of the oldest settlements in the area, Cavusin is situated 2km from Goreme, on the Göreme-Avanos road. The Church of St.John the Baptist offers a panoramic view of the village. This church and its paintigs date back to the 5th century, making the oldest church in the region. It had a large courtyard which is unusual for Cappadocia, this has been eroded away

however.

UNDERGROUND CITY: One of largest and deepest of the 40 others in Cappadocia. They both have eight floors, although not all are open to the public.

PIGEON HOUSE: Visit the pigeon houses and rock formations.
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: EVENING FLIGHT TO ISTANBUL.

Stay Istanbul.Istanbul Hotel Sokullu Pacha

Day 8: Departure from Istanbul

Stop At: Istanbul Duty Free, Istanbul International Airport, Istanbul Turkey
After breakfast check out from hotel (before 12:00), transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport regarding your flight details. End of tour and services. (If you would like, you can extend your trip by adding extra

nights in Istanbul, please advise).
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions
  • 7x Breakfast
  • 5x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
  • Arrival, departure airport transfers and ground transportation
  • Domestic Air tickets -(Istanbul to Pamukale and Izmır to Kayserı and kayserı to ıstanbul
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coaches on local tours.
  • Entry/Admission - Meet Transfer
  • Entry/Admission - Hagia Sophia Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Bosphorus Strait
  • Entry/Admission - Pamukkale Thermal Pools
  • Entry/Admission - Ephesus Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Cappadocia Cave Dwellings
  • Entry/Admission - Cappadocia

Exclusions
  • Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours:
  • No 5-star hotels available for this itinerary
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Upon your arrival we will pick you up from Istanbul airport and transfer to the Boutique Hotel in Sultanahmet area.

Airports

  • Istanbul Airport, TayakadIn Terminal Street No. 1, Istanbul 34283 Turkey
  • Sabiha Gokcen International Airport, Sanayi, 34906 Pendik/İstanbul, Turkey



Departure Time

7:00 AM

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

8 days

Package is not cancellable.

User's Reviews

J L

20 Apr, 2020

We were 2 women travelling alone. Felt a little uneasy at first, as we didnt speak the Language and our phones had no data as originally thought. Our travel, however, was seamless from beginning to end. We were ushered from cities to airports, hotels, and tours efficiently and punctually. Sometimes, we were by ourselves, others in a full bus. Yuki Tours is part of an incredible network. They were able to fit everything we wanted to do within the time we had there and according to our flight schedule. I wish we knew of the time we needed to spend on transfers, so that we could have budgeted more time in each magical place we visited. We really appreciated the extras and the personal attention provided by Ibrahim: complimentary dinners, extended check-out time, and changing our hotel/itinerary to minimize time on transfers. We loved every place we visited! Our highlights were: Ilhara Valley, St. John the Baptist Church (difficult access), and of course, enchanted Cappadocia. One of the best things we did was to hire Husein to drive us around to cover additional sights, a Turkish bath, Turkish dinner, and grocery shopping. Regret: not going on a hot-air balloon ride. We loved Turkey, its people, and hope one day we can return. We would most definitely recommend this package to friends and family.

nithya_501

12 Dec, 2019

My husband and I visited Turkey for our anniversary. Loved every part of it. Everything was very well organised and hassle free. Ibrahim, especially made everything so much easier and he was always available anytime. Enjoyed our stay at the Dedeli Konak cave hotel as well. It was lovely.

blanca

29 Oct, 2019

The hotels were great. The food was good. The guides were exceptional. The owner of Yuki Tours were were attentative and always answered any question. Will do this tour company again.

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