5 DAYS TASTE OF TURKEY TOUR

5 DAYS TASTE OF TURKEY TOUR

If you are looking for something special and extraordinary then look no further. Enjoy first class service and guided transportation through the historical and picturesque sites of Istanbul and the underground cities of Cappadoccia This an exquisite tour for you with all the bells and whistles. There are no long bus rides just domestic flights getting you to your destination comfortable and relaxed.

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5 Day Taste of Turkey

Tour Route: Istanbul City Tour, Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise, Cappadocia Tour Tour Start Date:  Every Wednesday 

 FROM $610,00 PER PERSON

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • St. Sophia
  • Topkapi Palace
  • Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque
  • Hippodrome ( Obelisk of Theodosius)
  • Grand Covered Bazaar
  • Capadoccia

HOTEL INFORMATION

Istanbul Ramada Hotel & Suites Golden Horn Cappadocia Luxury Gamirasu Cave Hotel

PS: If This hotel list not available at the time of your booking then we will arrange smilar other hotel for your group. If you prefer a Different category hotel, there might be an additional cost.

Special rates for more than 4 passengers. Private tours available if you are interested in doing your tour on private basis.

To customize one of our tours or get a tailor made tour, please contact us

Please contact us for requests and more information.

5 DAYS TASTE OF TURKEY TOUR ITINERARY:

Day 1 - Istanbul - Arrival Day - Wednesday

(Dinner included)

Meet at the airport. Transfer to your hotel. You will be given your room key and the rest of the day is yours to explore Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.

There are two airports in Istanbul. Istanbul Ataturk airport is 20 km away from city center and Sabiha Gokcen airport is 55 km away from city center.

Transfer from Ataturk airport to your hotel is included, if you arrive to Sabiha Gokcen airport please contact us for transfer rates.

Day 2 - Istanbul City Tour - Thursday

(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)
Pick up at 08:30am from your hotel for the a day tour of old Istanbul city.
Visit to ST. SOPHIA This ancient basilica, built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century and reconstructed by Justinian in the 6th century, is one of the architectural marvels of all time.

Lunch break at the Turkish restaurant. SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles.

HIPPODROME Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine.

Lunch break at 13:00pm after the lunch Murtis Tour will then take you to the GRAND COVERED BAZAAR In this labyrinth of streets and passages are more then 4,000 shops with each trade having its own area: the goldsmiths' street, the carpet sellers, Turkish arts and crafts, such as handpainted ceramic plates, hand-honed copperware, brassware and trays, water ewers, onyx-ware and meerschaum pipes. After the tour, transfer back to your hotel.

Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 3 - Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise and Istanbul to Cappadocia - Friday

(Breakfast Lunch and dinner included)
After breakfast depart for Bosphorus Cruise tour. Enjoy a magical Istanbul Bosphorus Boat Cruise and Spice Market Tour starting at 08:30. Enjoy the array of sites you can see from the boat including: SPICE BAZAAR (Egyptian Bazaar). BOSPHORUS BY BOAT a traditional excursion by boat along the waterway separating Europe and Asia..

Lunch break at the Turkish restaurant. After lunch depart for Istanbul Ataturk airport for domestic flight to Izmir.

Transfer from airport and check in to your hotel in Kusadasi.

Dinner and overnight in Kusadasi.. Transfer from airport and check in to your hotel in Cappadocia. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 4 - Cappadocia Tour with Underground City and Goreme Open Air Museum – Saturday

(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)
You will be picked up approximately 09:30 We will drive you to Derinkuyu underground city, one of the best preserved and deepest Underground cities in Cappadocia.Derinkuyu Underground city is 55 meters deep and 8 levels open to visitors, then visit to Uchisar Castle, the highest point of Cappadocia. After Uchisar, you visit Goreme Open Air Museum, the Heart of Cappadocia. Goreme Open Air Museum is famous for frescoes dating to 10th century describing the life of Jesus Christ and monks.

Next stop is Cavusin, which is an abandoned village with old cave Greek houses. After Cavusin you go to the restaurant in Avanos to have lunch. After lunch, you visit a pottery work shop, to see how to make potteries.

Then you go Pasabagi where you can see three - headed fairy chimneys. After Pasabagi you visit another workshop to see Cappadocian handwoven carpets and kilims.

Next stop is Devrent Valley, which is also called Imagination Valley, where you can see natural rock formations looking like animals. Then you head to a wineshop in Urgup for wine tasting. Last stop is Three Beauties, three beautiful fairy chimneys with their hats, which is the symbol of Cappadocia. This tour will end approximately 18:00 and you will be returned back to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 5 - Cappadocia to Istanbul - End of Tour - Sunday

(Breakfast included)
After breakfast you will have free time shopping in Cappadocia. Today we depart for Kayseri Airport for our domestic flight to Istanbul and then back to home. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in the future in one of our tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing TravelShop Turkey.in one of our tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing TravelShop Turkey.

Tour Includes:

  • All airport transfer services mentioned inside the itinerary
  • Arrival airport transfer to Kayseri / Nevsehir airport
  • Domestic flight from Istanbul to Cappadocia
  • Domestic flight from Cappadocia to Istanbul
  • 2 nights hotel in Istanbul
  • 2 nights hotel in Cappadocia
  • 4 open buffet breakfasts
  • 3 lunches
  • 4 dinners
  • Guided Istanbul city tour
  • Guided Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise
  • Guided Cappadocia Tour with Underground City and Goreme Open Air Museum
  • All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transportation in a fully air - conditioned, non - smoking coach
  • Professional English - speaking tour guides
  • Return airport transfer

Not Included:

  • International flights
  • Personal expenses: Lunches, extras at hotel or additional meals
  • Tipping: Tips for guides and drivers
  • Insurance: All types

Special rates for more than 4 passengers.
Private tours available if you are interested in doing your tour on private basis.

Please contact us for requests and more information.

NOTES:

Hagia Sophia is closed on mondays, Topkapi Palace closed on tuesdays, Grand Bazaar closed on sundays.
If your tour is on one of these days we would offer you to visit Underground Cistern instead of Hagia Sophia and Topkapi palace museum, instead of Grand Baazar you will visit Spice Bazaar.

What are the discounts for children?

  • Under 2 years of age, your child will travel free of charge by land. Flight ticket insurance cost will be 20 Euro only.
  • Children under 6 years of age are charged at 50% of a full priced adult tour in Istanbul
  • Children 7-11 years of age are charged at 75% of a full priced adult tour in Istanbul.
  • Children above 11 years are full priced adult fares.

ISTANBUL BY NIGHT OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • 1001 Nights Dinner Show
  • Bosphorus Dinner Cruise
  • Whirling Dervishes Show

TOUR INFORMATION FOR OUR SPECIAL OFFER:

  • These programs are only valid for the dates mentioned.
  • If you request for different dates, our winter prices will be not valid.
  • If you need any change on these programmes, we will arrange you a tailor made programme with necessary price changes.
  • We have limited space for each tour. When we fill up our limit, the price may change.
  • You need to make a 25% percent pre-payment to book one of these tours. Bookings are not valid if 25% payment is not done.
  • For tour packages including domestic flights, you need to book at least 4 weeks before tour start date. If there is less than 4 weeks to tour start date, we will reflect the flight fare difference to the prices.

The prices are only valid for packages, we cannot provide you any break-down prices or any sectors separately.

Special rates for more than 4 passengers.
Private tours available if you are interested in doing your tour on private basis.

Please contact us for requests and more information.

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