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TURKEY
India / Istanbul / Kayseri / CAPPADOCIA (D)

Upon arrival Istanbul Ataturk Airport proceed to domestic flight section to take flight to Kayseri. Upon arrival at Kayseri Airport meet and greet with our assistant.SIC basis transfer to Cappadocia. Lunch excluded. Rest of the day free at leisure. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel / Cappadocia.

CAPPADOCIA (B)

Breakfast at Hotel. Hotel pick up for full day SIC basis 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. Transfer to the hotel and check-in. Dinner and overnight at Hotel / Cappadocia.

Then, visit the Papyrus Institute and learn how paper was made in ancient times followed by shopping in the Papyrus Museum, Perfume factory and Jewelry shop. Lunch at an Indian restaurant before driving back to your hotel & afternoon at leisure In the evening you can enjoy an optional tour to the sound & light show or take a dinner cruise to enjoy the oriental & continental cuisine while watching the live entertainment with belly dancing show. Overnight in Cairo. (B)

Cappadocia / Kayseri / Izmir / KUSADASI (B):

Breakfast at Hotel. Hotel pick up for SIC basis transfer to Kayseri Airport to take domestic flight to Izmir via Istanbul. Upon arrival at Izmir Airport meet and greet with our assistant.Private transferto Kusadasi. Lunch excluded. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel / Kusadasi.

Kusadasi / Pamukkale / KUSADASI (B/L)

Breakfast at hotel. Morning drive to Pamukkale for full-day SIC basis tour. Arrival visits to Pamukkale Cotton Fortress with its travertine and ancient City of Hierapolis which has the biggest Nekropol with 1200 gravestones in Anatolia. Lunch at local restaurant during the tour. After the tour transfer back to hotel in Kusadasi. Dinner and overnight at Hotel / Kusadasi.

Kusadasi / Izmir / ISTANBUL (B)

Breakfast at Hotel. Hotel pick up for private transfer to Izmir Airport to take domestic fight to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. Upon arrival at Istanbul Ataturk Airport meet and greet with our assistant. Private transfer to Hotel. Lunch and Dinner excluded. Dinner and Overnight atHotel / Istanbul

ISTANBUL (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Hotel pick-up at around 08:00am for full-day SIC basis city tour. Visits to St.Sophia (closed on Mondays), Byzantine Hippodrome, in which stand the obelisk brought from Egypt by Theodosius and the Serpent Column taken from Delphi by Constantine. Blue Mosque, 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. Lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch visits to Topkapi Palace Museum (closed on Tuesdays) with Treasury Section (Harem Section excluded) and Little Hagia Sophia Mosque. Transfer back to the hotel.Dinner excluded. Overnight at Hotel / Istanbul.

DISTANBUL (B)

Breakfast at Hotel. Free till noon. Afternoon hotel pick up for SIC basis Visits to City Walls, Golden Hornand 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). Lunch and dinner excluded. Overnight at Hotel / Istanbul.

ISTANBUL / INDIA (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Day free till departure. Hotel check-out latest at 12:00hrs. Hotel pick-up and private transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport to take return flight to India. Lunch and dinner excluded.

A Journey With Sweet Memories