9 days: Istanbul, Cappadocia, Pamukkale and Ephesus
First day: Arrival in Istanbul
Reception at the airport with a cardboard poster written your name in it and private transfer to the hotel.
After arrival at the hotel, you will meet our guide. He will be waiting for you in the hotel lobby around 10:30 am.
Note: It is interesting to take a copy of the passport for the tours to not carry the original one.
Then, we will visit the following sightseeing:
– Mosque of Rustem Pasha;
– Spice Market;
– Boat trip on the Bosphorus;
– Palace of Dolmabahce where the royal family of the sultanate era dominated.
This tour ends around 7:00 p.m.
Accommodation in the hotel.
Second day: Tour in Istanbul
We will pick you at the hotel with the local guide with our private van at 9 am (or another time of your preference). Then, we will visit the following sightseeing:
– Roman Hippodrome;
– Blue Mosque;
– Hagia Sophia;
– Basilica Cistern;
– Great Bazaar.
Accommodation in the hotel.
Third day: Flight to Cappadocia
At 10.15 am, private transfer to Ataturk airport. After landing in Kayseri Airport, we will go to the center of Cappadocia, Goreme, where our hotel is and where we can take the famous balloon ride. (90 km from the airport to the hotel);
Accommodation in Cappadocia.
Note: You can leave the belongings in the hotel. It is preferable to take only what is necessary.
Fourth day: Tour in Cappadocia
Around 6 am, we will do the balloon ride activity (optional). Then; we will back to the hotel and had breakfast.
Around 9 am, we will meet you at the hotel with our local guide and private van to visit the following sightseeing:
– Dervent Valley;
– Göreme Open Air Museum;
– Paşabağ Valley;
– Göreme village;
– Karlik Sokagi.
Accommodation in Cappadocia at Dere suites hotel.
Fifth day: Tour in Pamukkale
We will leave the hotel early in the morning. Then, we will take the road to go to another region, near the Aegean Sea.
During our journey we will pass by Konya, where is the school of Dervishes founded in century XII is located.
For lunch, we will stop in this city and try some typical foods.
We will arrive in Pamukkale around 7 pm and we will check in at the Doga Thermal hotel, the most famous hotel in the area.
This night, dinner is included in the hotel.
Accommodation in Pamukkale.
Sixth day: Visit Pamukkale
After having breakfast at the hotel, we will leave with our bags and enjoy the natural pools of Pamukkale.
It is possible to bathe in the old pool where there are some Greek columns. For the old pool, you need to pay extra. It is necessary to check this value.
In the afternoon, around pm, we will leave for Ephesus.
Arriving in Kusadasi, near the port of Ephesus, we stayed at Suhan Hotel 360 or Charisma Deluxe hotel.
Accommodation in Ephesus.
Seventh day: Visit Ephesus
Leaving the hotel in the morning, we will visit the archaeological site of Ephesus and the house of the Virgin Mary. The faithful highly value this visit of the House of Our Lady, where there is a source of water where you can pick up and bring a bottle of holy water to the house. There is also the wall of requests, where desires are hung.
At 7:00 pm, we will go to Izmir airport (90km).
The flight is scheduled for 7:00 pm. 50 minutes flight to the Istanbul landing around 8 pm.
This time the landing will be at the airport of Sabiha Gokcen. After landing, the driver will make the reception.
Accommodation in the hotel in Istanbul.
Eighth day: Day free in Istanbul
This the day will free, but if you want, we can plan a private tour.
Ninth Day: Return flight
The driver will pick you up at the hotel on time.
Private transfer to the airport.
End of our services.
– You will avoid long journeys;
– You will not waste time between cities;
– Two routes on domestic flights;
– Private local guide that accompanies you on each day and at each destination;
– Long enough and well programmed to get to know Cappadocia, Pamukkale, and Ephesus;
– The hotels are simple but well located.
– The transfer services described in the itinerary;
– Hotels quoted on the itinerary;
– Guide services for two days in Istanbul and Cappadocia;
– Services of guide and driver with a car on the days described in the itinerary;
– Domestic passages by passengers;
– Tickets to museums and other attractions are included;
The value of the package for 2 people is €4780 (euros). If you want to know the special prices, please contact us.