BEST OF TURKEY

9 days Turkey tour package to Istanbul, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Cappadocia

BEST OF TURKEY

  • Starting From :959 €
  • Destination: Istanbul, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Cappadocia
  • Duration:9 Days Turkey Tour

Best of Turkey Tour is our most popular tour for those with limited time in Turkey. On Best of Turkey Tour you will see the highlights of Turkey; Ottoman and Byzantium sites in the centre of old Istanbul, House of Virgin Mary in Ephesus, the fairy chimney landscape of Cappadocia, Pamukkale where Cleopatra and famous Roman General Mark Antony stayed for honeymoon. OPTIONAL – 1 HOUR BALLOON TOUR OVER CAPPADOCIA - 129 EURO PER PERSON

TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1 : Arrival in Istanbul (ISTANBUL)

WELCOME…! MERHABA…!
On arrival in Istanbul private transfer from Ataturk Airport or cruise port to your hotel in Old City. The rest of the day at your leisure.

Day 2 : Private Istanbul Old City Tour (ISTANBUL)

Your guide will be meeting you in the lobby at your hotel at 9 am. We will start our day from the hearth of the old city with visiting; The Byzantine Hippodrome where the Egyptian Obelisk standing, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace (Harem not included) and Grand Bazaar.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 3 : Flight to Izmir / Ephesus Tour (SELCUK)

You will have an early morning check out and transfer to the airport and fly to Izmir. You will be transferred from airport to Ephesus to join the Ephesus day trip. Visit the Greco – Roman City of Ephesus which is one of the best preserved ancient Roman city in the world. Then drive up to the House of Virgin Mary where it is believed she spent her final days. This is an official pilgrimage and holy place for Christians. After lunch we visit Temple of Artemis and Greek Wine Village Sirince.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 4 : Pamukkale Tour (SELCUK)

Today we will drive to Pamukkale which is an UNESCO World Heritage site with its white calcified terraces. Lunch on arrival. Then visit the ancient city of Hierapolis right next to the white terraces with its Temple of Apollo, the Theatre, Necropolis and the thermal baths where Cleopatra and famous Roman general Mark Antony stayed for honeymoon. After tour drive back to Selcuk.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 5 : Direct Flight to Cappadocia (GOREME)

Today we check out and private transfer to Izmir Airport for a flight to Kayseri-Cappadocia. On arrival to Kayseri Airport, you will be transferred to your cave hotel in Goreme. The rest of the day at your leisure.

Breakfast

Day 6 : South Cappadocia Tour (GOREME)

OPTIONAL – 1 HOUR BALLOON TOUR OVER CAPPADOCIA - 129 EURO PER PERSON

We will start our day with magnificient view of Goreme valley from the Panaromic view points. Then drive to visit Derinkuyu Underground City, which is one of the biggest and oldest underground city in the region. After underground city tour we will drive to Ihlara Valley, which is one of the less known but the most green volcanic area of the region. We will walk through Ihlara valley along the peaceful springs for an hour and lunch break in Belisirma Village by the river. Then visit Selime Monastery and Pigeon Valley where will see the bizarre pigeon houses on the cliffs of the valley.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 7 : North Cappadocia Tour / Flight to Istanbul (ISTANBUL)

We will start our day with driving up to Uchisar Castle, which is one of the highest point of Cappadocia. Then drive through Cavusin and Pasabag (Monks Valley) surrounded by local vineyards. Lunch break in Avanos. After lunch drive through Devrent Valley with its famous animal shape rock formations, the symbol of Cappadocia known as Three Nices and finally Goreme Open Air Museum full of cave chapels, churches with very well-preserved unique frescoes. After your day tour transfer to airport for flight back to Istanbul. Upon your arrival at Istanbul Airport transfer to your hotel.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 8 : Free Morning / Bosphorus Cruise Tour (ISTANBUL)

After free morning at your leisure we will visit Egyptian Market (Spice Bazaar) for last day shopping. Then you will be boarding your boat for a cruise on the famous Bosphorus Strait. On the edge of the Bosphorus you will see former palaces, seaside mansions, and unique wooden yalis and finally Rumeli Fortress.

Breakfast Lunch

Day 9 : Departure

Check out and private transfer to Ataturk Airport or cruise port for departure.

Best of Turkey Tours : Visiting Turkey - Travel Tour Packages
On 9 days Best of Turkey Tour visiting Istanbul, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Cappadocia. Small group with local guides, stay at boutique-cave hotels, cheap prices in 2016




Breakfast

TOUR DETAILS

Included

- All accommodation as per the itinerary
- All transportation and transfers
- All flight tickets mentioned in the itinerary
- Private Istanbul Old City Tour
- Full day guided tours mentioned in the itinerary
- In Ephesus,Pamukkale and Cappaodica Small group tour up to 15 passengers
- Professional English speaking guide on tours
- Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise Tour (Half Day Afternoon)
- All museum and entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
- Wifi available at all our hotels
- All local taxes
- Compulsory Travel Insurance (By Turkish Ministry of Tourism ). This insurance covers all the services included in the itinerary and medical care.

Not Included

- International airfares and taxes
- Optional Balloon Tour over Cappadocia
- Meals and drinks other than specified
- Visits and services not mentioned in itinerary
- Personal Travel insurance
- Personal expences
- Visa fee
- Tips for drivers and guides

HOTELS

Day 1

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

Day 2

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

Day 3

Nilya Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique Hotel www.nilya.com

Day 4

Nilya Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique Hotel www.nilya.com

Day 5

Cappadocia Cave Suitesor smilar

Boutique Cave HotelGoreme www.cappadociacavesuites.com

Day 6

Cappadocia Cave Suitesor smilar

Boutique Cave HotelGoreme www.cappadociacavesuites.com

Day 7

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

Day 8

Pierre Loti Hotelor smilar

Special Class Boutique HotelIstanbul www.pierrelotihotel.com

DEPARTURE DATE

Start Date Finish Date Days
01.01.2016 31.12.2017 Every Day

TOUR PRICE

Start Date Finish Date Days Single Double/Twin [PP] Triple [PP]
01.01.2016 31.12.2017 Every Day 1,599.00 EUR 1,099.00 EUR 959.00 EUR

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