6 Day Turkey Tours
Istanbul Cappadocia Ephesus
Day 1 - Istanbul
On your arrival to Ataturk airport, meet our driver who hold a sign M 55 at first exit of the gate. Transfer to hotel in old city and you will meet one of our tour consultant to get brief of your tour and you can pay remainder payment to him/her. Overnight stay in Istanbul. (If you arrive in Sabiha Gokcen airport, we will still pick you up with extra cost.)
Day 2 - Free day in Istanbul (B)
After breakfast you are free to explore Istanbul on your own. You can visit Ottoman and Byzantine relics in old city of Istanbul which will be Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome and Topkapi palace. If you wish you can visit all these places with our Istanbul old city tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 - Istanbul to Cappadocia by plane
Northern Cappadocia Tour (L)
You will be picked up from your hotel in Istanbul around 5 am and transfered to the airport to take a flight to Cappadocia, on your arrival you will be dropped to your agency office to join your group and we start the day with a splendid view over the region from Goreme Panorama then you will be amazed by the biggest monastery complex Open Air Museum which has many beautiful churches with fantastic wall paintings. Tour continues to pottery town Avanos divided by Red River, the longest river in Turkey and hometown of traditional carpet weaving. After having your lunch you will visit Fairy Chimney Valley and Imagination Valley where you will enjoy lunar landscape. End of the tour transfer to your hotel in Cappadocia.
Day 4 - South Cappadocia Tour - Optional Hot air balloon tour (B L)
You will be picked up from your hotel at around 10 am and we start the day with a panoramic view of Uchisar Castle which was a former fortress since Roman time, a unique and natural formation. Your visit continues to Underground City where you are going to experience Christian survival from Roman persecution passing through the tunnels, living rooms, food storages, etc. Then you will enjoy Pigeon Valley that offers you a splendid scenery with pigeon houses where people used to collect droppings as fertilizer. After having your lunch you will visit Love Valley and old town of Cavusin which is situated on the slopes of Red Valley. End of the day you will be transferred to the airport to take flight to Izmir (Direct flight or via Istanbul) After arrive in Izmir airport, transfer to hotel in Kusadasi.
Day 5 - Ephesus Tour (B L)
After breakfast pick up from your hotel (09:30 am) and start for full day tour of Ephesus. You will start your visit with Artemis Temple, city ruins as Hadrian Temple, Celcius library, theater, hamams, passing through old harbor path. Then you will feel the holy atmosphere of exceptional Isabey Mosque. You will have your lunch in a traditional Turkish restaurant. In the afternoon you will visit House of Virgin Mary where she spent her last 5 years, which is recognized by Vatican as pilgrimage destination for Christians, visited by Pope Leo XII and Benedict XVI. End of the tour we will transfer to Izmir Airport (60minutes) to take the flight (1hour 10min) to Istanbul. Upon your arrival in Istanbul, our agents will meet you at the exit gate of domestic terminal baring a board your names written on and you will be transferred to your hotel.
Day 6 - Istanbul, departure (B)
After breakfast free day in Istanbul and according to your flight time, transfer to airport.
Prices are per person in double-twin or triple shared room.
Single supplement is 20% extra for this trip
Due to weather conditions if your balloon tour is cancelled you will be totally reimbursed.
*B breakfast included
*L lunch included
Istanbul can be very cold and snowy in winters, so provide yourself winter clothes.
Springs and autumns are rainy, do not forget your umbrella or raincoat!
Summers are humid and hot, put enough sun cream and bring your hat.
Always for the tours in Turkey wear comfortable shoes.
You can have t-shirts or shorts on the days when you will visit mosques, no problem because they provide you at the entrance scarf and piece of clothes to cover your shoulders or legs.
You may visit any mosque except praying times.
Istanbul -Uyan Hotel, Zeynep Sultan
Cappadocia – Dervish Cave House, Historical Goreme House
Kusadasi - Ilayda Hotel or Efe Boutique Hotel
Per person 640 euro with credit card and 610 euro with cash payment
Istanbul - Dosso Dossi Old city Hotel or Levni Spa Hotel
Cappadocia - Artemis Cave Suite or Hera Cave Suite or Cappadocia Inn Hotel
Kusadasi - Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel
Per person 730 euro with credit card and 700 euro with cash payment
Optional Hot air balloon tour in Cappadocia, per person 160 EURO
- All airport transfers
- Hotels with breakfast
- Daily tours with entrance fees, guide Lunch and transportation
- Dinner and Drinks
- Medical Insurance