Best of Turkey Tour - 9 Days

Duration: 9 days
Destination: Turkey, Turkey, Istanbul
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  • 9 days
  • Istanbul
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Overview

Visit> Istanbul, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Antalya and Cappadocia.
>Internal flight tickets, airport transfers, 4* accommodation, Guiding service, lunch at tours provided>
Explore magnificent Turkey with 9 Days customized package by plane from/to Istanbul. Visit Istanbul; where Asia Meets Europe and was the capital of 3 different empires. Explore the Underground cities of Cappadocia and see rock-cut churches, learn history about early Christians from your local guide, take photos of the fairy chimneys from the best photoshoot points. Walk on the ancient roads of best-preserved greko-city with House of Holy Mary nearby. Swim in Pamukkale's healing thermal springs. Walk in the cobblestone paved with colorful flowers streets of the old town of Antalya and see the clock tower, Hadrian Gate, and Kesik Minare.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Istanbul

Stop At: Istanbul Airport, Tayakadın, Terminal Cad No:1, 34283 Arnavutköy/İstanbul, Turkey
Upon arrival at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, you will be greeted and drives to your hotel.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Istanbul (4*)

Day 2: Treasures of Istanbul

Stop At: Hagia Sophia Mosque, Sultan Ahmet, Ayasofya MeydanI No:1, Istanbul 34122 Turkey
was the largest building on earth barring the Egyptian Pyramids or the Great Wall of China. It was the religious center of the city during the Byzantine period.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Topkapi Palace, Cankurtaran Mahallesi Gulhane Park, Near Sultanahmet Square, Istanbul 34122 Turkey
As well as being the imperial residence of the Sultan, the palace was also the seat of government for the ottoman empire. It housed the Ottoman sultans for nearly 400 years.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Blue Mosque, Sultanahmet Mah At Meydani Cad No 7, Istanbul 34122 Turkey
Built by the Ottoman Sultan Ahmet I in the year 1616, the Blue mosque today is one of the most famous landmarks of the old city with its famous six minarets and magnificent dome.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hippodrome, Binbirdirek, Sultan Ahmet ParkI No:2, Istanbul Turkey
Hippodrome; Built by the Roman Emperor Septimus Severus in 203AD, during the Roman period hippodrome was the civil center for the people of the city where once 100,000 spectators could be held
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Grand Bazaar, Grand Bazaar, Istanbul
With 18 entrances and more than 4000 shops, it is one of the greatest bazaars in the World
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:


Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Istanbul (4*)

Day 3: Flight to Izmir

Stop At: Istanbul, Istanbul
Today is yours to explore the city on your own.
Optional: HD CRuising on bosphorus&Spice Market
Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Sabiha Gökçen Havalimanı, Sanayi, 34906 Pendik/İstanbul, Turkey
According to your pick-up time meet your driver and drive to Airport for your 1hour 30min domestic flight to Izmir. Upon arrival, you wıll be greeted by your drıver who wıll drıve you safely to your hotel. Check in. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:

Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Kusadasi (4*)

Day 4: Ancient Ephesus Tour

Stop At: Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), Sultaniye Mahallesi, Selcuk 35100 Turkey
The House of Virgin Mary; a church was built from the 6C AD to the top of the foundations of a house from 1C AD and it is declared by the church to be the final house where Mary spent her last days.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkey
Ancient Ephesus; The best-preserved classical city in the Eastern Mediterranean. During the 1C AD, Ephesus was the second-largest city on the planet after Rome with more than 250,000 citizens. Ephesus is also so well preserved that, walking on the ancient streets among the beautiful monuments such as the third largest library of the ancient world or the largest roman theatre on the Asia continent, gives you the feeling of a time traveler
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: The Temple of Artemis, Ataturk, Park Ici Yolu No:12, Selcuk Turkey
The Temple of Artemis or Artemision was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Its ancient cult dedicated to Artemis was very famous in antiquity and made Ephesus a much-visited pilgrimage place.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:


Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Kusadasi (4*)

Day 5: Pamukkale Tour / Travel to Antalya

Stop At: Pamukkale Thermal Pools, Pamukkale Turkey
Pamukkale; Pools of Heaven on Earth… Pamukkale has always been a very popular settlement where hot springs were believed to have healing powers so it is considered to be the earliest spa on earth wherein history people traveled long distances in order to find a cure. The unique terraces were formed by running warm spring water at a temperature of 35 C, containing calcium bicarbonate. Today Pamukkale is declared as a worlds heritage site by UNESCO.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Hierapolis & Pamukkale, Pamukkale 20280 Turkey
Visit; the ancient city of Hierapolis which has the biggest Necropolis with 1200 gravestones in Anatolia. Also, The Sacred Pool is one of the highlights of the site. Theır shallow thermal waters ripple over a wonderful scattering of ancient roman ruins that lie beneath.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Antalya, Antalya, Turkish Mediterranean Coast
At the end of the tour drive you to Denizli bus station for your 5 hours bus journey to Antalya. Upon arrival, you wıll be greeted by your driver who wıll drıves you safely to your hotel. Check-in
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:


Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Antalya (4*)

Day 6: Flight to Kayseri

Stop At: Antalya, Antalya, Turkish Mediterranean Coast
Today is yours to explore the city on your own.
Optional: Antalya City Tour
Duration: 6 hours

Stop At: Antalya Airport, Yeşilköy, Antalya Havaalanı Dış Hatlar Terminali 1, 07230 Muratpaşa/Antalya, Turkey
According to your pick-up time meet your driver and drive to Airport for your 1hour 30min domestic flight to Kayseri. Upon arrival, you wıll be greeted by your drıver who wıll drıve you safely to your hotel. Check-in. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:

Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Cappadocia (Cave Hotel)

Day 7: Fair Chimneys of Cappadocia

Stop At: Goreme Open-Air Museum, Merkez, Muze Cd., Goreme 50180 Turkey
Goreme Open Air Museum; Consists of many rock-cut churches from the second half of 9C with beautiful colorful frescoes decorating the walls.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Devrent Valley, Devrent Mevkii No:1 Urgup Yolu, 50500 Turkey
famous for its quirky animal-shaped rocks. It looks like a sculpture zoo made by nature. There is even a rock pillar that looks like the Virgin Mary, holding Jesus Christ. Take in the unique lunar landscape of the valley and feel like you're in another World.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pasabag, 50180 Göreme/Nevşehir Merkez/Nevşehir, Turkey
which means: the Pacha's vineyard. This site is also called Monks Valley. The hermitage of Simeon monks was here. A chapel dedicated to St. Simeon (Simon), and a hermit's shelter is built into one of the fairy chimneys with three heads. Pasabag valley contains some of the most striking fairy chimneys in Cappadocia with twin and even triple rock caps. This style is unique even for Cappadocia and these fairy chimneys are named mushroom-shaped fairy chimneys.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Avanos Oren Yeri, Kapadokya Cd., Avanos 50500 Turkey
where you will enjoy typical Turkish Lunch and experience make Potter with local experts.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Goreme Panorama, Uchisar Yolu uzeri 1.km, Goreme 50180 Turkey
Goreme Panorama, which has one of the best panoramic views of the fairy chimneys
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Uchisar Castle, Uchisar Turkey
Uchisar the Naturel highest Rock Castle provides a magnificent panorama of the surrounding area
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:


Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Cappadocia (Cave Hotel)

Day 8: Underground Cities of Cappadocia / Flight to Istanbul

Stop At: Rose Valley, Goreme 50180 Turkey
Rose and Red Valley; is an incredibly unique area of Cappadocia with sharp ridges, tinted in pink especially during sunset!the minerals in the sandstone have a pink tinge. This pink becomes more and more evident throughout the day, peaking at sunset when the sun glows directly onto the Rose Valley giving it that fine shade of pink so many people come to see.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Cavusin, Cavusin, Cappadocia
is surrounded by a valley, which becomes gradually wider, called Red Valley. The houses of the village were cut into massive rock formations. The village is famous for its rock-churches.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pigeon Valley, Uchisar KasabasI Nevşehir Kapadokya, Goreme 50240 Turkey
earned its name from the countless man-made dovecotes (Pigeon Houses) that have been carved into the soft volcanic tuff. Pigeon Valley is one of the best spots for walking in the marvelous Cappadocia region
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kaymakli Underground City, Derinkuyu Turkey
once a place of refuge for 15000 christians. These settlements were of enormous value to the development of Christianity as they provided shelter and worship and were in use until the end of 7C AD. Witness the ancient bedrooms, church, meeting hall, and food storage rooms in this eight-story city connected by 30km of corridors and passageways.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ortahisar Kalesi, Ortahisar Turkey
famous for its friendly inhabitants, picturesque stone houses, narrow streets and lovely churches as well as the castle-like rock formation after which the town is named.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kayseri Erkilet Airport, Hoca Ahmet Yesevi, Mustafa Kemal Paşa Blv., 38090 Kocasinan/Kayseri, Turkey
After the tour drives to Kayseri Airport for your 1hour 30min domestic flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival, you wıll be greeted by your driver who wıll drıve you safely to your hotel. Check-in.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:


Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Istanbul (4*)

Day 9: Departure Day

Pass By: Istanbul Airport, Tayakadın, Terminal Cad No:1, 34283 Arnavutköy/İstanbul, Turkey
Upon breakfast at the hotel check out and according to your flight time drive you to Istanbul Airport. End of our service

Meals included:

No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions
  • 8x Breakfast
  • 5x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 8 nights
  • 3 night accommodation in Istanbul
  • 2 night accommodation in Kusadasi
  • 2 night accommodation in Cappadocia
  • 1 night accommodation in Antalya
  • Economic class domestic flight tickets
  • Meal plan as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transfer services from/to Airports
  • Land transportation by air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Istanbul Airport
  • Entry/Admission - Sabiha Gökçen Havalimanı
  • Entry/Admission - Antalya Airport
  • Entry/Admission - Kayseri Erkilet Airport

Exclusions
  • personal Expenses
  • Tip to guides&drivers
  • Entry Fees to histoical sites
  • Entry/Admission - Topkapi Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Ephesus
  • Entry/Admission - Pamukkale Thermal Pools
  • Entry/Admission - Goreme Open-Air Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Kaymakli Underground City
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Transfer provided from centrally located Istanbul hotels / Istanbul Airports

Airports

  • Istanbul Airport, TayakadIn Terminal Street No. 1, Istanbul 34283 Turkey
  • Sabiha Gokcen, Istanbul Turkey



Departure Time

8:30 AM

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Duration

9 days

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