GRAND TURKEY TOUR

|GRAND TURKEY TOUR
| 09 Nights 10 Days
|89,999INR

 

Day 1: Arrive Istanbul

Arrive at Istanbul Airport and meet assistance followed by transfer to hotel. Remaining part of the day is free for leisure. Dinner at Indian restaurant. (Dinner)

Day 2:: Istanbul – Cappadocia (North Cappadocia Tour)

After breakfast at hotel check out and transfer to airport to board flight to Cappadocia. Arrive and transfer to hotel. Lunch at Indian Restaurant.Proceed to explore the magical landscape of Devrent and Monk Valley. Dinner at Indian restaurant and transfer back to hotel for overnight stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 3: Cappadocia (South Cappadocia Tour)

After breakfast at hotel, proceed for panoramic tour of South Cappadocia. Our first stop of the day will be Esentepe, a popular spot for enjoying a panoramic view of Göreme and its fairy chimneys and unique rock formations. We will then drive to Derinkuyu Underground City, one of the deepest of Cappadocia’s many underground. We will then have some chill time and lunch at Belisirma Village followed by visit to Selime Monastery,the biggest rock-cut cathedral in Cappadocia. Dinner at Indian restaurant and transfer back to hotel for night stay.(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 4: Cappadocia – Antalya

Breakfast at hotel, check out and drive to Antalya via Konya. In Konya you will visit Mevlana (Rumi) Museum and take lunch. And continue to Antalya. Check in and rest. Overnight in Antalya.(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 5: Antalya (Old City Tour with Waterfall)

Meet your guide and drive to Duden Waterfalls the place where the falls meet the sea and have a photo break in Konyaalti beach. Our next stop will be Tunektepe for Cable car ride. Lunch will be in Kaleici than visit to old town with the gate of Hadrian, the Clock Tower, Fluted Minaret, Palm Street and the ancient harbor. There are many beautiful old houses in Kaleici. Overnight in Antalya.(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 6: Antalya – Pammukale – Kusadasi

After breakfast, check out your hotel and travel Kusadasi. En-route we will do sightseeing at Pamukkale, visiting Hierapolis – UNESCO Heritage Sitew (“Holy City”) which was an ancient Greco-Roman city in Phrygia located on hot springs in South West Anatolia. The hot springs there have been used as a spa since the 2 nd Century B.C.E. and people came to soothe their ailments with many of them retiring or dying here. A few more highlights are; the large necropolis is filled with sarcophagi, the main street with the gates and latrines, cathedral, the theatre and St. Philips tomb. Arrive Kusadasi and check into hotel. Dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight in Kuşadası (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 7: Kusadasi (Ephesus Tour)

Post breakfast at hotel begin tour with visit to Virgin Mary House which was discovered by Lazarist priests after a German nun described the house and the mountain as the last residence of Virgin Mary after she had some visions about the place. Further drive to Ephesus which is the one of the most important harbor cities in antique world and also it is mentioned in the book of Revelations as one of the seven churches. In Ephesus visit, Celcus Library, Temple of Hadrian, the fountain of Trajan and the Theater. We will have lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch we will visit Isa Bey Mosque which was built in 1375 by Anatolian Seljuks. The last stop of the tour will be the Artemis Temple, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, standing today next to Ephesus antique city. Dinner at local restaurant with Indian meals. Overnight in Kuşadası. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 8: Kuşadası – Istanbul (Bosporus Cruise and Turkish Night)

Morning check out from hotel and travel to Istanbul. Arrive and check into hotel. Late afternoon you will be picked up from hotel for Bosporus dinner cruise with Turkish entertainment. This exciting dinner cruise presents you the beauty of Istanbul at night while cruising the Bosporus River. Enjoy an outstanding Turkish Night of entertainment which features traditional dances from the seven different regions of Turkey as well as anoriental belly-dance show. This performance will include Ottoman dancers, Romany Gypsy Girls, belly dancers, and the Asuk Masuk comedy team, etc. This is a night you will not forget. Dinner cruise ends at about midnight, at which time we will transfer you to the Hotel. Overnight in Istanbul. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 9: Istanbul (Old City Tour)

After breakfast proceed for Full Day Istanbul Old City Tour of Istanbul (Ottoman&Byzantium Tour). The Hagia Sophia, the biggest church constructed by the East Roman Empire in Istanbul. It was used as a church for 916 years but, following the conquest of Istanbul by Fatih Sultan Mehmed, the Hagia Sophia was converted into mosque. Afterwards, it was used as a mosque for 482 years. Under the order of Atatürk and the decision of the Council of Ministers, Hagia Sophia was converted into a museum in 1935. The Blue Mosque (Called Sultanahmet Camii in Turkish) is an historical mosque in Istanbul. Hippodrome of Constantinople, located in Sultanahmet/Istanbul, was a public arena mainly for chariot races. Grand Bazaar, the oldest and the largest covered market place in the world is situated in the center of the city. Topkapı Palace Museum, exhibits the imperial collections of the Ottoman Empire and maintains an extensive collection of books and manuscripts in its library. Dinner at Indian Restaurant and transfer back to hotel for overnight stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 10: Istanbul departure

Breakfast at hotel. Day time is free for shopping. Afternoon check out. Post lunch transfer to airport to board flight back to India. (Breakfast, Lunch)

  • Istanbul to Cappadocia domestic flight tickets in economy class with 20 kg check in baggage.
  • 09 nights stay in 4* hotels
  • (Istanbul: 01+02 nights | Cappadocia: 02 nights | Antalya: 02 nights | Kusadasi: 02 nights)
  • 09 buffet breakfasts with 2 Indian items with masala tea
  • 08 lunches and 09 dinners at Indian restaurants
  • All airport transfer services mentioned inside the itinerary
  • Bosporus Cruise with Turkish dance
  • Guided Cappadocia Tour with Underground City
  • Guided Antalya Old City Tour with waterfall
  • Guided Pamukkale Tour
  • Guided Ephesus Tour
  • Guided HD Bosporus Tour
  • Guided Istanbul Old City Tour
  • All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
  • Complimentary Water Bottles (500ml x 02 each) per person per day
  • Transportation in a fully air - conditioned, non - smoking coach
  • Professional English - speaking tour guides
  • Compliments from Holiday Bazaar:
  • 1 Tour Manager from India for the whole tour
  • 1 Trolley bag with goodies bag.
  • Passport Holder
  • Optional tour cost
  • Personal and natural expenses
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