Grand Turkey Tour Ex Dubai
( 10 Nights / 11 Days) Depart Every Friday From Dubai or Abu Dhabi
DAY 01: Arrival to Istanbul- FRIDAY
On arrival, Our transfer team will pick you up at Istanbul Ataturk Airport
and transfer you to the hotel, giving info about tours and overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 02: Istanbul Historical tour- SATURDAY
Breakfast, then we move on to visit some of the most important historical
sights of Istanbul such as the Blue Mosque, St Sophia, Hippodrome Obelisk and Topkapi Palace (Harem roomsoptional extra). Overnight in Istanbul (B,L ).
DAY 03: Istanbul to Cappadocia Via Ankara- SUNDAY
Breakfast, check out and transfer to Istanbul Domestic Airport for morning flight to Ankara. On arrival meet with the tour coach and Visit the Hittite Museum and Mausoleum of Atatürk. After lunch drive to Cappadocia. Dinner & overnight (B.L.D)
DAY 04: Visiting Cappadocia - MONDAY
Breakfast at the hotel, morning visit to the underground city of Kaymaklı & Citadel of Uçhisar. After lunch continue with the valley of "Göreme" & open air museum. The last sites will be Paşabağ valley and Avanos. Return to hotel for dinner & overnight (B,L,D).
DAY 05: Cappadocia to Pamukkale Via Konya- TUESDAY
Early departure for Konya. On the way visit the 13 th century Seljukian caravanserai "Sultanhan". The next stop will be Konya which is famous with Mevlana Museum and the Theological Scholl of Whirling Dervishes.Lunch enroute, drive to Pamukkale (B,L,D,).
DAY 06: Pamukkale & Aphrodisias- WEDNESDAY
Breakfast, visit the ancient city of Hierapolis.The ruins of the biggest Necropolis Graveyard of the ancient world, Roman Baths, Basilica and calcium cliffs. Drive to Aphrodisias. After lunch visit the Greco-Romen settlement which is remarkably well preserved. The ancient city is dedicated to the Godess of Love, Aphrodite. Drive to Kusadasi and Overnight(B,L,D).
DAY 07: Ephesus tour- THURSDAY
After breakfast at the hotel drive to Meryemana and visit the House of Virgin Mary. Continue to Ephesus, the Romen Capital of Asia Minor. Visit the ruins of Odeon, Hercules Gate, the temple of Hadrian, the magnificent library, Agora and fantastic greco-roman theater. After lunch visit the Basilica of St.John.Return to Kusadası.Free afternoon. (B,L,D).
DAY 08: Pergamon & Troy- FRIDAY
Early departure for Pergamum. After lunch visits of Asklepion and Acropolis. Continue for Troy. The legendary town in the Iliad of Homeros, visit the Athena temple. Drive to Çanakkale, Dinner and overnight (B,L,D).
DAY 09: Gallipoli to Istanbul - SATURDAY
Breakfast, Thereafter sail to the other side of Dardanelles by a ferryboat and drive to Istanbul with visit to Gallipoli, historically famous for being the site of many battles - particularly involving the Allied Forces including Australians and New Zealanders during World War I. After tour departure for istanbul. Overnight at Istanbul.(B)
DAY 10: BOSPHOROUS CRUISE SUNDAY
Breakfast, we drive Eminonu Port to board the regular city boat for a 2 hour Bosphorous Cruise. Enjoy this relaxing cruise along the shoreline while your guide explains to you the history of sights seen while on board. We then continue on land to visit Beylerbeyi palace and then also visit Grand Bazaar. In the evening a perfect way to end your time in Turkey, we proceed on to a special venue to enjoy our last meal accompanied by a show of traditional folklore dances and music. Overnight in Istanbul (B,L,D).
DAY 11: DEPARTURE FROM ISTANBUL - MONDAY
Breakfast, check out and transfer to airport as per your flight departure time. (B).
· 10 nights hotel accommodation in A Class (4*) Or Boutique hotels on bed, breakfast and dinner basis including tips to hotel staff for porterage. (No Dinner in Istanbul )
· 09 days touring starting from in the morning of day 02 ending on evening of day 11 after dinner and show and includes the following:
· Professional English speaking guide licensed by Ministry of Tourism
· Transport in A/C Tour Minibus or coach
· Main entrance fees to sights visited, Lunch & Turkish dinner night show.
· 01 Domestic flight from Istanbul to Ankara
· Airport transfers in Istanbul on international arrival & departure
SPRING & SUMMER - PACKAGE RATES Contact us to
USD 1,700 PER PERSON IN DOUBLE ROOM Contact us to book
USD 1,678 EURO PER PERSON IN TRIPLE ROOM Contact us to book
USD 2,008 PER PERSON IN SINGLE ROOM Contact us to book
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