– First day: Arrival in the city of Istanbul; – Second day: Tours in Istanbul; – Third day: Tours in Istanbul; – Fourth day: Travel to the city of Ankara (via bus); – Fifth day: Tours in Ankara and departure to Cappadocia; – Sixth day: Balloon ride and tours in the Cappadocia region; – Seventh day: Travel to Pamukkale via Konya (via bus); – Eighth day: Ephesus and Mary’s house; – Ninth day: Tours in Pergamos and Troia; – Tenth day: Visit to the city of Troy and return to the city of Istanbul; – Eleventh day: Return trip home.
Detailed Itinerary – Travel Details
First day: Istanbul: (Wednesday or Friday)
Arrival in Istanbul: Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel booked. *
(Accommodation in Istanbul)
Second day: Istanbul: (Thursday or Saturday)
Full day city tour
Third day: Istanbul tours (Friday or Sunday)
Full day city tour
Fourth day: Bus trip to Ankara (Capital of Turkey)
After breakfast in your hotel, we will pick you up from the hotel with your luggage in the morning with our vehicle and take the road to Ankara.
Fifth day: Tours in Ankara and departure to Cappadocia
In the morning, our guide will pick you up at the hotel. Soon after, we will make the visits in the city of Ankara with our vehicle in the tourist points.
Sixth day: Balloon tour (optional) and tour of the Cappadocia region
It is possible to take the balloon tour by purchasing this package. However, this service is optional and is not included due to cancellations that may occur depending on the wind condition. About the balloon ride, communicate the guide.
Seventh day: Travel to Pamukkale via Konya
After breakfast, our guide will meet you at the hotel early and we will take the road towards Pamukkale.
Eighth day: Tours in Pamukkale, Ephesus and Mary’s house
After breakfast at the hotel, we will visit the ancient city of Hierápolis along with the thermal pools of Travertinas and the ruins of the largest Necropolis in the ancient world, the Roman baths, the basilica and the limestone cliffs.
Then, we will go to Meryem Ana – the house of Virgin Mary.
Ninth day: Pergamon and Troy tours
After breakfast, we will leave early for the city of Pergamon.
On this day we will visit Pergamon – one of the most famous cities in history during the Hellenistic period and the Roman empire. According to historians, the parchment was invented by the city.
Tenth day: Visit to Troy and return to the city of Istanbul
After breakfast at the hotel, we take the road towards Istanbul crossing the Dardanelles with Ferry and the banks of the Gallipoli peninsula. This place was remarkable during the first world war. Hotel in Istanbul will be included this night.
Eleventh day: Departure transfer to the airport to take the flight.
The package ends with the transfer to the airport for you to take your flight.