- Starting point: Ex Delhi- Ex Mumbai
- Ending point: Ex Delhi- Ex Mumbai
- No. of Adults: 2
- Kids: na
- VIP Inclusion: na
- Package Type: Adventure Trip, Family Trip, Honeymoon Trip, Student Trip
- Valid Upto: 2020-03-15 00:00:00
- Transfer from Istanbul Airport to Hotel.
- Transfer from Hotel to Istanbul Airport.
- 7 Breakfasts, 5 Dinners
- Professional English-speaking tour guide for the duration of the tour
- Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
- Domestic flight between Izmir and Istanbul and transfers
- Tips except for driver and guide
- Entrance fees
- Suggested optional activities
- Tips - driver and guide
- Travel Insurance
- Air Fare
Activities at Istanbul
- The Blue Mosque
- St Sophia Museum
- Turkish folklore
- Sultanhani Caravanserai
- Mevlana Museum
- Alaeddin Mosque
- Temple of Apollo
Hotels at Istanbul
- Meal Plan at Hotel: Breakfast
- No. of Rooms: 1
- Room Category: Deluxe
- Honeymoon inclusion: Yes
- Hotel Activities: Yes
- Vehicle: A/C Car
- Sharing Type: Private Transfer
- Flights: No
- Airport/Station Pick/Drop: Yes
Day 1 :
Istanbul and Bosphorous
Welcome to Istanbul Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by our local representative who will transfer you to the city hotel and at 13:00 we will tour the exotic city that spans both Europe and Asia visiting the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum and the Hippodrome. Cruise between two continents on the stretch of water that separates Europe from Asia in the afternoon with an optional 'Half day Bosphorous cruise. Overnight Istanbul.
Day 2 :
After breakfast drive towards the nation's capital, Ankara to visit Anitkabir, the Mausoleum of the famed Mustafa Kemal Ataturk before continuing on to the surreal landscape of Cappadocia. Overnight Cappadocia.
Day 3 :
Cappadocia Goreme Underground City
Marvel at the lunar landscape of Cappadocia today as we visit the Goreme Valley Open Air Museum and the fairy chimneys, and explore the many levels of an underground city.
Day 4 :
Sultanhani Caravansary Konya
Leaving Cappadocia we head south, towards Konya, along the ancient Silk Road, visiting Sultanhani Caravansary, just as the ancient traders did. Once in Konya, we tour the Mevlana Museum, the mausoleum of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi and Alaeddin Mosque. Overnight Konya.
Day 5 :
After breakfast Today we head for Pamukkale and it's calcium travertines. Along the way, we visit the ancient site of Sagalassos. Conquered by Alexander the Great in 333 BC, earthquakes and plague saw its demise in 541-2. Today it is one of the best-preserved sites in Turkey and is on the UNESCO Tentative list.
Day 6 :
Visit the ruins of Hierapolis, the Temple of Apollo, Necropolis, and stroll over the magnificent white calcium terraces of Pamukkale. This afternoon we will enjoy a display of locally handcrafted leather goods.
Day 7 :
Ephesus Sirince Istanbul
After breakfast visit to the site of the Temple of Artemis. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the ancient city and theatre before continuing to the former Greek village of Sirince, famous for its fruit wines. Carpet weaving has long traditions in Turkey and at the carpet village, we learn how the carpets are made by hand and what determines their value.
Day 8 :
Your day is free until your return transfer to the airport where your tour concludes.