12 DAYS SPECIAL TURKEY DIWALI TOUR GOLD PACKAGE
Day 1 - Istanbul - Arrival Day 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.
Day 2 - Istanbul City Tour Pick up at 08:30am from your hotel for a day tour of old Istanbul city.
Visit to TOPKAPI PALACE The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed.Then proceed to 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 we will then take you to the GRAND SPICE BAZAAR for your shopping and free time.After the tour transfer back to your hotel.Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 - Gallipoli Tour 06:30am we depart for Gallipoli to visit the battle fields. Two hours later we will give you 20 minutes for relax in a restaurant area. We arrive Gallipoli around 12:00am and we have lunch break, relax a little bit and then depart for the battle fields. Visit Gabatepe Museum. Start visiting the fields with Ariburnu Cemetery and Anzac Cove because these are the places where the war had started. Then Beach Cemetery, Shrapnel Valley and Plugges Plateau. After tour drive your hotel. Overnight in Canakkale.
Day 4 - Troy Tour - Pergamum --- Kusadasi We depart at 08:30 and driving 30 minutes for to Troy. Visit the famous archeological and mythological site of Troy, home of the Trojan Horse and Helen of Troy. After Troy tour, 3-hour drive to Pergamum. Lunch break around 13:00pm and after the lunch depart for tour of the magnificent acropolis of Pergamum. Its impressive temples and library made it a renowned cultural and political center at that times. Pergamum is a famous city for its jewelry, stones and silver. So on the way, we will visit a jewelry center for 30 minutes. Arrival to Kusadasi around 18:00pm. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 5 - Kusadasi - Ephesus Tour - Turkish Village Sirince 08:30 Departure from hotel fully guided tour of Ephesus, one of the best preserved ancient sites in the world en-route, visiting the Temple of Artemis, Curetes street, famous Roman baths, Celsus Library, Grand theatre and House of the Virgin Mary. Lunch break around 13:00pm. After the lunch, we will visit a place which continues to perform one of the oldest arts of Turkey; a carpet weaving centre. After Lunch we will do a Turkish Village Tour. Sirince''''s construction style today belongs to Anatolian Greeks. The houses on the slope are all Orginal with their white paints. Sirince Village also has a fantastic reputation for making some of the best wines in Turkey - especially fruit wines. On the way we will visit MODA TEXTILE where is the most famous textile production centers of the region, where you will have the opportunity to get a good factory rate. Later on we continue to Leather Factory for Fashion Sohow and to get information about the Products.On this guided tour, you will avoid the constant nagging and sometimes bullying that is well known in the markets of Turkey. Enabling you to enjoy the shopping experience whilst gaining the knowledge of the ancient craftsmen Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 6 - Kusadasi - Pamukkale Tour At 08:30 we depart for Pamukkale. Afterwards we shall visit the calcium terraces of Pamukkale (cotton castle) and the ruins of Hierapolis, then walk around this natural phenomenon and have the option of lying in the waters of the natural springs. After the tour transfer to hotel. Overnight in Pamukkale.
Day 7 - Pamukkale to Antalya After breakfast, at 10:00m we depart for Antalya. The bus trip will take around 4 hours. Transfer your hotel and check in. Indian Dinner in the hotel with unlimited spirits and soft drinks. Overnight in Antalya.
Day 8 --- Antalya Old City Tour After a satisfying breakfast, we depart for “Antalya Old City”!
Downtown area has historical buildings, great port view, clock tower and little fortresses spread around. You will be mesmerized by true Antalya while strolling the city. You will witness little boutique hotels, narrow streets and affordably priced shops in a city of modern and Majestic hotels. Return to our hotel upon completion of Antalya Old City Tour. Ind Indian Dinner in the hotel with unlimited spirits and soft drinks. Overnight in Antalya.
Day 9 - Antalya - Konya --- Cappadocia After breakfast early in the morning at 08:00 drive to Konya. Once your reach to Konya stop at a restaurant for lunch at 13:00pm. After the lunch visit the imposing green - tiled Mausoleum of Mevlana, the mystic founder of the Sufi sect (Whirling Dervishes). After the Konya Mevlana tour drive to Cappadocia. Arrival to Cappadocia around 18:30pm and check into your hotel. If you wish to join our optional activity of Ballooning for tomorrow, please contact with your guide and register because it will take place early the next morning. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 10 - Cappadocia Tour with Underground City and Goreme Open Air Museum You will be picked up approximately 09:30 We will drive you to Ozkonak underground city, one of the best preserved Underground Cities in Cappadocia., 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. After then 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 have a time for shopping at Handicarfts center. Last stop is Three Beauties, three beautiful fairy chimneys with their hats, which is the symbol of Cappadocia. After the tour transfer back to hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 11 - Cappadocia to Ankara City Tour --- Istanbul We depart at 8:00am for Ankara during the trip (4 hours distance). On the way, we will stop at Salt Lake, which it is a natural salt lake and the second biggest lake in Turkey. Arrival to Ankara around 12:30 and we have lunch break. After the lunch, Visit Ataturk Museum at the Ataturk Mausoleum. (Ataturk is the founder of the modern Turkey). Then depart for Istanbul and after 2.5 hour we will have coffee break in a restaurant area. After the break, 2, 5 hours’ drive to Istanbul. Arrival to Istanbul around 19:00pm. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 12 - Istanbul - End of the Tour After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer back to Istanbul Ataturk airport.
12 DAYS SPECIAL TURKEY DIWALI TOUR GOLD PACKAGE Photos
Arrival airport transfer from Istanbul Airport3 nights’ hotel in Istanbul with BB1-night hotel in Canakkale with HB2 nights’ in Kusadasi with HB1-night in Pamukkale with HB2 nights’ in Antalya with All Inclusive2 nights’ in Cappadocia with HBMeal Plan as mentioned in the itineraryGuided Istanbul city tourGuided Gallipoli tourGuided Troy tourGuided Acropolis of Pergamum tourGuided Ephesus tourGuided Pamukkale and Hierapolis tourGuided Antalya Old City tour Guided Konya tourGuided Cappadocia Tour with Underground City and Goreme Open Air MuseumGuided Ankara tourTransportation in a fully air - conditioned, non - smoking coachProfessional English - speaking tour guidesAll entrance fees mentioned in the itineraryReturn Airport transfer
Tour Not Includes
International flightsInsurance: All typesTurkey entry visaItems of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundryAny others expenses which are not mentioned at the included section
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