Istanbul – Cappadocia – Ephesus – Pamukkale – Antalya (11 DAYS)

Code: TCT147
11 DAYS 10 NIGHT
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Istanbul – Cappadocia – Ephesus – Pamukkale – Antalya tour

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION istanbul/istanbul
INCLUDED
Hotel Pick up and Drop off
10 Nights Accomodation
All Domestic Flight Tickets
All local tax and insurance
Entrance fees to the scheduled museums
All transportations and transfers with non-smoking, A/C deluxe vehicle
Professional Licensed speaking tour guide
Parking fees
Lunch ( for regular tour )
NOT INCLUDED
Personal expenses
Optional Tours
International Flight Tickets
Gratuity to the guide and driver
Drinks

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
• Above the tour package is flexible, This itinerary can be customized as per your request
• Departure and ending places of this itinerary can be customized other than Istanbul upon request!
• It is possible to reduce or extend the days of your stay in Turkey.
• Please complete the booking form. We will contact you at your request and answer any question.
• One of our experts will contact you in less than 24 hours

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DAY 1 - Arrival in Istanbul

With your arrival to Istanbul, you will be picked up from the airport and transferred to the hotel, stay overnight in Istanbul.

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DAY 2 - Full Day Old City Tour

After having rest at night, you will be picked up from the reception. The name’s of today’s tour is Old City Tour. Our route is Hagia-Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace and Suleymania Mosque. At the end of the day, you will be back to the hotel and stay overnight in Istanbul.

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DAY 3 - Full Day Bosphorus - Dolmabahce Tour

In the morning, after having breakfast in your hotel, you will be picked up from the hotel. You must be ready to be fascinated by the beauties that you are going to encounter. We will see the places, Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar), Bosphorus Cruise, Rumeli Fortress, Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Camlica Hill.

After visiting these unforgettable places, you will be back to your hotel and stay overnight in Istanbul.

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DAY 4 - Flight to Cappadocia - Full Day Cappodocia Tour

With the first lights of the day, you will be picked from your hotel for a flight to Cappadocia. You will be transferred to Istanbul Airport to fly our target destination, Cappadocia. Your flight will last about one hour and there you will meet with your well informed guide and driver and then we will go on a full day Cappadocia tour starting with Devrent Valley with its eye-catching, unique chimneys, Pasabag (Monk’s Valley), fascinating Avanos, the beauteous valley of Goreme and Open Air museum where the remains of churches and early Christian dwellings, hewn from the soft rocks and stones, dating back thousands of years, are still standing. After this stunning and priceless experience, we will return to your hotel. You will stay in Cappadocia for a night

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DAY 5 - Optional Hot Air Balloon Tour - Full Day Cappadocia Tour

NOTE: You can add your optional tours ( hot air balloon & whirling dervish Show ) in this programme.

After having breakfast at the hotel, our tour’s second section starts. We will set off again for a full day Cappadocia tour by seeing the famous and unforgettable rock churches in the Red and Rose Valley where the colour of rocks changing throughout the day and hiking 5 km through the Gulludere Valley. In old Greek Cavusin village, we will visit the houses and churches of the Cristian clergymen such as Saint John the Baptist and Nicephorus Phocas. Afterwards, we will go on to a city rich in historical culture and natural beauties, Kaymakli, and visit the underground city where the early Christians sought refuge. Our last destination is a natural castle at Ortahisar.

At the end of your tour, you will be transferred to your Cappadocia hotel

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DAY 6 - Flight to Izmir

You will be picked up from your accommodation and transferred to Kayseri Airport. When you land at Izmir Airport, we will pick you up from there and bring to the hotel in Kusadasi. Staying overnight in Kusadasi.

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Day 7 - Full Day Ephesus Tour

Do you want to discover the most significant Roman metropolis of the Mediterranean with a professional tour of Ephesus and to have a visit to the House of the Virgin Mary? You may re-live the ancient Ephesus while visiting it with our expert guides. You will walk through the Fountains of Polio Hadrian-Trajan, the temples of Dormition, Roman Baths, Brothel, Celsius Library and the Great Theater. While you are wandering around the ancient city you will be impressed by the magnificence of the buildings with the technology of those times. Also, we will visit the House of Virgin Mary where she spent her last days accompanied by St. John, preferred to live in this remote place rather than in a crowded place. At the end of the tour, we will proceed to Kusadasi for overnight stay.

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Day 8 - Full Day Pamukkale - Hierapolis Tour

We will drive through the abundant valleys to Pamukkale, the Cotton Castle which is beyond reality with its white lime cascades formed by hot mineral springs. When we reach there, we will find both natural and ancient historical beauties together. We will visit the ruins of the Roman health spa of Hierapolis, which is one of the largest and most diverse necropoleis in the world. And, of course, enjoy a swim in your hotel’s thermal pool.

At the end of your tour, you will be brought to the hotel in Pamukkale.

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DAY 9 - Transfer to Antalya

After having breakfast for the last time in Pamukkale, we will check out in the morning and set off to Antalya by a public bus. Our journey will last about 5 hours. When we arrive in Antalya you will be transferred to your hotel for check-in. In the afternoon, you will have free time for doing whatever you want, having rest or going out. Staying overnight in Antalya.

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DAY 10 - Full Day Perge - Aspendos - Side Tour

You will be picked up from your hotels and the departure time depends on your hotels’ location. When we arrive at Perge, we will see that much of Perge`s architectural splendour is living proof of the Hellenistic period. Perge was the capital of Pamphylia. The Roman Baths, the Agora, Collonaded Street, Nymphaeum and the stadium are all along our route. Then we will set off to see The Aspendos Ancient Theatre, a very strong and well-preserved building in spite of many earthquakes, still standing with its astonishing architecture. It has a capacity of 15,000 people and its still being used for festivals and music concerts today.

After having lunch at a restaurant, we will take the road to Side (pronounced Seeday). When we arrive there, you will notice that Side is a touristic, modern city, however, it is also one of the best preserved classical sites in Turkey. Once upon a time, it was a port city that served the largest slave market in this region. During Roman times much construction took place in Side including a large theatre, Roman Baths and the Temple of Apollo. In here you will have an hour free time to enjoy the sea or the city, whatever you want.

At the end of this relaxing day, you will be brought back to your hotels.

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DAY 11- Flight to Istanbul

Today is the day of leaving Antalya behind. You will be transferred to Antalya Airport to fly to Istanbul. Upon your arrival, you will be picked up from the airport and transferred to your hotel.

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