Istanbul & Pamukkale & Ephesus & Cappadocia Tour
1st Day – Arrival to Istanbul: When you arrive to the airport, you will be picked up and transferred to the hotel, stay overnight in Istanbul.
2nd Day – Full Day Old City Tour: After having a good rest at the night, you will be picked up from reception for our tour “Old Day Tour”. The Rota is Haghia-Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace and Suleymania Mosque. At the end of the tour and day, you will be dropped off to the hotel and stay overnight in Istanbul.
3rd Day -Full Day Bosphorus – Dolmabahce Tour: After having a breakfast in the hotel, you will be picked up from your hotel. The places which will be seen today are Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar), Rumeli Fortress, Bosphorus Cruise, Dolmabahce Palace, Camlica Hill, Bosphorus Bridge. At the end of the tour and day you will be dropped of to the hotel and stay overnight in Istanbul
4th Day – Flight to Denizli – Full Day Pamukkale – Hierapolis Tour: With the first lights of the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel for a flight to Denizli. We will transfer you to Istanbul Airport to fly to Denizli. When we arrive, you will be driven to Pamukkale, meaning ‘’Cotton Castle’’. This name comes from its brilliant and eye catching white calcified terraces. You will feel like you are on the clouds. You will be visited Cleopatra hot spring thermal pool (the fee will be extra), where you will be able to swim and have a relaxing time in an incomparable place. When you swim there, you are able to think that you are in a pool where Cleopatra swam thousands years ago. Our next station will be Hierapolis, also called a Holy City in Archeological literature as there were many religious buildings and temples in Hierapolis. it is also an archaeological museum designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At the end of the day, you will be taken to the hotel, stay overnight in Kusadasi.
5th Day – Full Day Ephesus Tour: After you have your breakfast in the hotel, we will set off the tour to Ephesus, the premiere Greco-Roman City of the ancient World. You will be surprised when you see the glory of the buildings without any technology that can be seen impossible to us. You will be explored the Temple of Hadrian, the famous Celsus Library, the Great Theater and other Roman sites. Also, you will be visited the House of Virgin Mary where she spent her last days and one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Temple of Artemis. The house has been determined as pilgrimage center by Christians. At the end of this historic day and tour, we will transfer you to your hotel.
6th Day – Flight to Cappadocia – Full Day Cappadocia Tour: In the early morning, you will be picked up from your hotel to transfer to Airport for your flight to the city of beauty, Cappadocia. After one-hour flight, you will be welcomed from well informed guide and driver in the airport. Then, the tour will start with Devrent Valley with its unique chimneys, Pasabag (Monk’s Valley), impressive Avanos, the beautiful 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 but still standing. At the end of the tour and day, you will be dropped off to your hotel and stay for one night in Cappadocia.
7th Day – Full Day Cappadocia Tour – Flight Back to Istanbul:
NOTE: You can make addition with your optional tours ( hot air balloon & whirling dervish Show ) into this programme.
After you have breakfast in the hotel, the second section of our tour starts. We will leave the hotel for a full day Cappadocia tour to see the unforgettable and famous rock churches in the Red and Rose Valley where the rocks’ color changing throughout the day and hiking 5 kms through the Gulludere Valley. We will visit the Cristian clergymen’ the houses and churches such as Nicophoras Phocas and Saint John the Baptist. Thereafter, we will continue our tour with a city rich in natural and historical culture beauties, Kaymakli, and we will visit the underground city where the early Christians sought refuge. Our last destination will be Ortahisar which is a natural castle.
At the end of the day, for your turning back to Istanbul, you will be dropped off to Cappadocia Airport. With your arriving to Istanbul, you will be transferred to your hotel and this will be the end of our service.
Istanbul & Pamukkale & Ephesus & Cappadocia TourInclude / Exclude
- Hotel Pick up and Drop off
- All Domestic Flight Tickets
- 6 Nights’ Accommodations
- Professional Licensed speaking tour guide
- All local tax and insurance
- All transportations and transfers with non-smoking, A/C deluxe vehicle
- Lunch (for regular tour)
- Parking fees
- Entrance fees to the scheduled museums
- International Flight Tickets
- Personal expenses
- Gratuity to the guide and driver
- Optional Tours