from $1.490,00 $1.266,50
Book Now

Turkey in a Week: 7-Nights Tour of 5 Cities Starting from Istanbul

Duration

8 days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

20 people

5/5

Guide Language

Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Overview

Get ready for a 8 days long unforgettable adventure in Turkey’s most famous landmarks like İstanbul Old City, Cappadocia, Konya, Pamukkale, Hierapolis and Ephesus. Meticulously designed for your maximum comfort, the tour includes airport transfers, accommodations, guided tours in each destination, all entrance fees for the sites mentioned in the itinerary, breakfasts, dinners on stated  nights on itinerary, domestic flights and land transportations between cities with air-conditioned, comfortable vehicles. Discover the old city of İstanbul by visiting the most popular sightseeings like Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, The Blue Mosque, Hippodrome and the Grand Bazaar. Along with discovering the mysteries of Cappadocia’s fairy chimneys, you can also enjoy a journey to the past in Kaymakli Underground City, the mesmerizing natural beauties of the area in Devrent Valley with its lunar landscape, some traditional pottery workshops in Avanos and the best panoramic view in the Goreme Open Air Museum. Before arriving Pamukkale’s ancient beauties Hierapolis, Apollo Temple and Necropolis, we will stop by at the city of whirling dervishes -Konya – visit the architectural masterpiece of the Seljuks Sultanhan Caravanserai and the mausoleum of Mevlana, the Sufi mystic mostly known as Rumi worldwide. Last but not least; we will visit Artemis Temple, that is one of the Seven Wonders of Ancient World, Grand Theater of Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary prior to our flight to İstanbul , our last station before home.

View More

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Exlore the magical landmarks of İstanbul including Topkapi Palace, the Blue Mosque, and Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome and the Grand Bazaar in old city area
  • Discover the natural beauty of Cappadocia including Goreme Open Air Museum, he underground city of Kaymakli Devrent Valley and Avanos
  • Visit Konya, the home of the Whirling Dervishes, Seljukian legacy Sultanhan Caravanserai and the mausoleum of Rumi
  • See Artemis Temple, the Grand Theater of Ephesus and the House of Virgin Mary
  • Explore the ancient Greek city of Hierapolis, Apollo Temple and Necropolis
  • Enjoy the private service designed only for you and your loved ones

Itinerary

This is a private tour designed only for you and your loved ones.

Day 1: Arrival in Istanbul
We are picking you up from the arrivals terminal at Istanbul or Sabiha Gokcen Airport. We are to your accommodation in order for you to have some time to relax in after your flight.


Day 2: Full-Day Istanbul Tour (Breakfast)
After you have breakfast at your hotel, we are picking you up from your accommodation and discover the highlights of Istanbul on a guided tour. We are visiting the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, and Hippodrome, where chariot races and the Byzantine riots took place. Then we are taking you to the Grand Bazaar for some shopping and bargain hunting. We are taking you to your hotel at the end of the day; so you can get some rest before our big adventure on the next day.

Day 3: Istanbul to Cappadocia by flight & Cappadocia Tour (Breakfast – Dinner)
We are beginning the third day with an early-morning pickup and we are transferring you to Istanbul airport for your flight to the Cappadocia region. Upon arrival in Cappadocia, our tour guide welcomes us at the airport. The first stop in our Cappadocia your is he Three Sisters Fairy Chimneys in Urgup which are the iconic symbol for the region. Then we will descend into the Kaymakli Underground City, which is one of the largest and the deepest of its kind in the region. After the tour, we taking you to your hotel for the night.

Day 4: Full-Day Cappadocia Tour (Breakfast – Dinner)
After we pick you up from your hotel, we are hitting the road to discover the lunar-like landscape of Cappadocia with spectacular rock formations in the Devrent Valley. We are enjoying a delicious lunch in Avanos, the center of terracotta artwork since 3000 BC. We are stopping by to watch a demonstration in a traditional pottery workshop. In the afternoon, we are visiting the Goreme Open Air Museum and Uchisar Rock Castle to get a panoramic view of the valleys of Cappadocia. After the tour, we are returning to our hotel.

Day 5: Cappadocia – Konya – Pamukkale (Breakfast – Dinner)
We are checking out from our hotel early in the morning for our journey to Pamukkale. On our way, we will visit the Seljukian architectural masterpiece of Sultanhan Caravanserai that was built in the 13th century. We are arriving to Konya and visit the Mausoleum of Mevlana, the world-famous mystic mostly knows as Rumi. We hit the road once more to continue to our journey to Pamukkale and enjoy an overnight stay in a Thermal Hotel. We are recharging ourselves in our hotel's rejuvenating thermal pools.

Day 6: Pamukkale – Kusadasi (Breakfast – Dinner)
In the morning, we are leaving our hotel and visiting the ancient Greek city of Hierapolis known for its Grand Theater, Apollo Temple, and magnificent Necropolis. After our tour, we are going to Kusadasi for an overnight stay.

Day 7: Kusadasi – Ephesus – Istanbul by flight (Breakfast)
We are departing from Kusadasi and visiting the Artemis Temple which is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Then we are arriving to the famous Grand Theater of Ephesus. After Ephesus, we are paying a visit to the Catholic shrine -the House of the Virgin Mary. Located on the Aladag Mountains 5 miles from Ephesus, it is said that the Virgin Mary lived here for the remainder of her life after Christ's Ascension into heaven. We are driving to Izmir airport for our flight back to Istanbul. Upon our return to Istanbul, we are meeting our representative and we are being transferred to our hotel for the night.

Day 8: Departure from Istanbul (Breakfast)
After breakfast at the hotel, we are checking out enjoying a private transfer to Istanbul airport for our flight back home to complete the 8-day excursion.
Prepare for the activity
Meeting point
Pick-up available at Istanbul Airport arrivals terminal or any hotel in Istanbul.

Know before you go
• Birthdates and passport numbers are requested during reservation

Included/Excluded

  • 7-nights accommodation based on bed and breakfast in 4 star special class and 4 star hotels
  • 7-Breakfasts, 4-dinners
  • Professional, licensed English and Spanish-speaking guide/guides
  • All entrance fees to the sites stated above the itinerary
  • All airport transfers by private vehicle
  • All transportation by A/C in non-smoking vehicle
  • Domestic flight tickets (Istanbul to Cappadocia and Izmir to Istanbul)
  • Lunches, Drinks, Dinners in Istanbul
  • Personel expenses
  • Visa Fees
  • Travel Insurance

Tour's Location

Reviews

5/5
Based on 4 reviews
Guide
5 /5
Transportation
4.8 /5
Value for money
5 /5
Safety
5 /5
Discover Turkey’s Hidden Gems

Beth

June 21, 2021

Great itinerary about Turkey

I really enjoyed, itinerary was amazing.
Discover Turkey’s Hidden Gems

Ruby

June 21, 2021

I enjoyed the services provided very much

The hotels, the historical places, the food, the guide and the driver, overall the tour was amazing. Excellent service!
Discover Turkey’s Hidden Gems

Celina

June 21, 2021

Turkey tour

Great hotels, good service and amazing guide.
Discover Turkey’s Hidden Gems

Nikki

June 21, 2021

Fascinating country

Our guide was terrific in terms of service. The bus was clean and hotels was amazing. Highly recommended.
Showing 1 - 4 of 4 in total

Write a review

15%
from $1.490,00 $1.266,50

You might also like