Turkey is Paradise for holiday seekers. It has everything that a traveller can look for like stunning scenery and rich historic legacy. Its vibrant culture, famous food, and vast history wow all who come here.
There is lot to see and experience like beautiful coastline, spectacular icons, exciting events and cultural festivals and much more. Plan your upcoming holiday with us to experience this beautiful gem on the Earth.
Accommodation in 4 Star as per itinerary
Breakfasts and meals specified as B, L and D.
Entrance to all mentioned sites and museums.
English speaking guidance
A/C Vehicles on shared basis
Transfer services in Istanbul based on Ataturk Airport.
VAT at the time of issue (any increase in local taxes will be reflected to prices).
International and Domestic air fares.
High season surcharge
Travel Insurance cost
Cost of extension of the validity of your air ticket.
Porter age, tips, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, optional tours and all items of personal nature and also food and drinks not forming part of the itinerary
Anything not specifically mentioned in the “Package tour price includes” box.
Day 01: India / ISTANBUL (-)
Meet and greet at Istanbul Ataturk Airport. Transfer to hotel (early check-in subject to availability, but we will do our best to arrange it). Afternoon at around 13:00hrs hotel pick-up for half-day tour. Visits to City Walls, Golden Horn and cable car to Pierre Loti Hill. Then, Bosphorus Cruise along the Bosphorus, the winding strait separating Europe & Asia. Bosphorus coastline is a delightful mixture of the past and the present where one can enjoy the grand splendour and quaint beauty of the ancient wooden mansions, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. Rumeli Fortress (from the boat, no interior visit) and Leander’s Tower (from the boat, no interior visit). After the tour drop at hotel. Lunch and dinner excluded. Overnight at Hotel / Istanbul.
Day 02: ISTANBUL (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Hotel pick-up at around 07:50am for half-day city tour. Visits to St.Sophia, Byzantine Hippodrome, in which stand the obelisk brought from Egypt by Theodosius and the Serpent Column taken from Delphi by Constantine. Blue Mosque (will be visited from outside if the tour is taken on Friday), which has six minarets and a middle dome of 109 feet and Grand Covered Bazaar (closed on Sundays) dating back to 15th century. It covers over 4,000 shops under one roof. Afternoon free at leisure. After the tour drop at Grand Bazaar. Lunch and dinner excluded. Overnight at Hotel / Istanbul.
Day 03: Istanbul / Kayseri / CAPPADOCIA (B,L,D)
Box breakfast will be arranged. Early morning transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Apt to take an early morning flight to Kayseri. Upon arrival at Kayseri Erciyes Apt meet and greet with our assistant and drive to Cappadocia. Arrival to Cappadocia, visit to Red Valley which is one of the most beautiful trekking valleys in Cappadocia. Explore the famous rock-cut churches and hiking for 5km through the valley. After hiking, resting in Old Cavusin Village where is one of old Greek Villages in Cappadocia. The village is known with its houses and churches of the Christian clergymen. After lunch at local restaurant visit to Kaymakli Underground City, the place early Christians hid from persecutors. Finally visit to Pigeon Valley. After the tour transfer to hotel and check-in. Dinner and overnight at Hotel / Cappadocia.
Day 04: CAPPADOCIA (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel. Full-day tour of Cappadocia. Morning visits to Devrent Valley which has various types of fairy chimneys. Pasabaglari (Monk’s Valley) with some other types of fairy chimneys. Avanos Region, known with its pottery, a craft dating back to Hittite period. After lunch at local restaurant visits to Goreme Open-Air Museum, which is full of pink, rose and white tapering columns. These tall free standing cones of stone curve and twist as if pulled from earth like taffy. Others are tall like fairy chimneys. The caves were settled in the 4th century as monasteries. Visit some caves on the cliffs to see Byzantine frescoes decorating early Christian churches. Stop at Citadel of Uchisar and Esentepe for beautiful view of Cappadocia. You will also have chance to take photo in these places. Dinner and overnight at Hotel / Cappadocia.
Day 05: Cappadocia / Kayseri / Izmir / KUSADASI (B,D)
Breakfast at hotel. Morning transfer to Kayseri Erciyes Airport to take a domestic flight to Izmir (can be via Istanbul as per the travelling date). Upon arrival at Izmir Adnan Menderes Apt meet and greet with our assistant and transfer to hotel in Kusadasi (early check-in subject to availability). Rest of the day free at leisure. Lunch excluded. Dinner (in case arrival to hotel latest at 22:00hrs) and overnight at Hotel / Kusadasi.
Day 06: Kusadasi / Ephesus / KUSADASI (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel. Full-day tour to Ephesus. Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of the site of one of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the world, the site of Temple of Artemis and the ancient city of Ephesus. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the city and stadium where chariot and horse races were once held. You will also have the chance to experience some Turkish handicrafts and to visit the pilgrimage point claimed to be the last home of the Virgin Mary and your last visit will be Sirince Village which is located on the top of a mountain and famous with wines that you can taste. After the tour transfer back to hotel in Kusadasi. Dinner and overnight at Hotel / Kusadasi.
Day 07: Kusadasi / Pamukkale / KUSADASI (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel. Morning drive to Pamukkale for full-day tour. Visit to Pamukkale Cotton Fortress and Hierapolis Ancient Site, including magnificently preserved necropolis, the main street, gates, the thermal baths, the Greco Roman theatre and the Basilica of St. Philippe. Swim in a therapeutic bath of hot spring mineral waters. Lunch at local restaurant during the tour. After the tour transfer back to hotel in Kusadasi. Dinner and overnight at Hotel / Kusadasi.
Day 08: Kusadasi / Izmir / Istanbul / INDIA (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Free till departure. Hotel check-out latest at 12:00hrs. Transfer to Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport to take a domestic flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival at Istanbul Ataturk Apt directly taking international flight back to India. Lunch and dinner excluded.