Tour includes most of the famous islamic heritage to see all around Turkey, This tour covers Istanbul, Bursa, Gallipoli, Troy, Pergamon, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Antalya and Cappadocia,you will visit many different historical places to see and you will explore the cultural side of Turkey.
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Day 1 Arrive in Istanbul, Transfer to Hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Arrive in Istanbul Ataturk Airport and met on arrival.You will be transferred to your hotel. Free Day in Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 Istanbul Islamic and Sahabe Tour
After breakfast at 08:30 we have Istanbul Islamic and Sahabe Tour.We will visit 25 Sahabe in Eyup Sultan Area. Tour will start with the Pierre Lotti Hill , we will take a cable car to Pierre Lotti Hill. After Pierre Lotti Hill we will visit Eyup Sultan Mosque and free time for pray . then start to Visiting Companions of Prophet Muhammad in İstanbul.
Day 3 Bosphorus Cruise & Two Continents Tour (B,L)
Start the day a driving journey along the Golden Horn, the arm of the Bosphorus peninsula which separates the old and new cities of Istanbul. Follow the traces of history in Balat at the Fener Orthodox Patriarchate, proceeding on to visit the Metal Church of St Stephen the Bulgarian, Ahrida Synagogue, Eyup Sultan Mosque and see the 21km long City Walls of Istanbul. Next stop, the Egyptian Market (Spice Bazaar), with different aromas of various spices From here, join a cruise along the Bosphorus on one of the iconic ferries of Istanbul giving you the chance to see the two bridges that link Europe and Asia. Disembark the ferry and enjoy a trip over the Intercontinental Bosphorus Bridge to Camlica Hill, the highest hill in Asiatic Istanbul to enjoy breathtaking views of both shores. Travel back to Europe with a stop at Dolmabahce Palace, with more than 340 rooms & eight Turkish Baths the imperial residence of the last six Sultans. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 4 Princess' Islands Cruise Tour (B, L)
After having breakfast at hotel, you will have another full day Istanbul tour. Today you will cruise in Marmara Sea to Princes\' Islands, stop at Buyukada, the popular summer resort with sandy beaches and pinewood scenery, once the pleasure island of Byzantine Princes. Here you will tour the island with horse-drawn carriages before lunch at a fish restaurant. Also visioned during the cruise: Topkapi Palace, Leander\'s Tower, Uskudar from the sea. After the tour you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 5 Green Bursa & Uludag Mountain Tour (B, L)
After having breakfast at hotel, departure by ferry-boat via Yalova, enjoying the lovely countryside view. Drive to Bursa, former Ottoman Capital and lunch of famous "Kebap of Alexander The Great". Climb to Uludag, the legendary Mount Olympos, by Teleferik (Cable Car), visit to Ulucami (Grand Mosque), the Green Mosque and the Green Mausoleum, the old Silk Market in the Covered Bazaar. Late evening return to Istanbul and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 6 Drive To Gallipoli - Full Day Gallipoli Tour - Overnight in Canakkale (Breakfast, Lunch)
Early departure to Canakkale – Eceabat. After having lunch in Eceabat visit in Gallipoli, Kabatepe War Museum, Brighton Beach, Anzac Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, Anzac Commemoration Site, and Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnston's Jolly, the Nek and Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. Overnight in Canakkale.
Day 7 Breakfast - Full Day Troy & Pergamon Tour -Drive To Kusadasi - Overnight in Kusadasi (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast we start to explore the famous archaeological and mythological site of Troy, home of the "Trojan Horse" and "Helen of Troy" the proceed to The city of Pergamon in the north of the Aegean of West Anatolia with the frontiers to ancient Mysia, forms a significant part of the Aegean and Asia Minor history with Acropolis, one of the centers of Hellenistic and Roman ages. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 8 Breakfast - Full Day Ephesus Ancient City Tour - Overnight in Kusadasi (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
The tour starting with Isa Bey Mosque, then drive to an ancient Greek city, later a major Roman city, on the west coast of Asia Minor which called Ephesus, stroll past the celsus library, the Temple Of Hadrian and the Trajan Fountain in the Ancient Ephesus. After walking on the historical marble street the Great Theater where St. Paul preached will meet at the end. Open buffed lunch in a local Turkish restaurant. In the afternoon will visit the carpet corporative to see how the Turkish carpets are made by hand. Proceed to shrine of Mother Mary, it is believed where she spent recent years of her life. Ephesus Archeological Museum to see findings of Ephesus excavations and Temple Of Artemis (Diana), on the side of one of the seven wonders of ancient World. Fashion show in leather outlet center. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 9 Breakfast - Full Day Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour - Drive to Antalya - Overnight in Antalya (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast we depart for Pamukkale, a short break on the way; View the geographical phenomenon of the unique white calcium waterfall; Lunch break; Hierapolis, an ancient health spa with the largest necropolis (cemetery) in the Asia Minor; Impressive ruins & splendid theatre. Drive to Antalya for overnight stay in…
Day 10 Breakfast - Full Day Perge, Aspendos, Side Tour - Overnight in Antalya (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast, depart to visit Perge, an important city of ancient Pamphylian, Perge was originally settled by the Hittites around 1500 BC. . The theater stage has finely carved marble reliefs; other carvings from around the city are displayed in the stadium. After lunch, proceed to Aspendos one of the best preserved theatres in the world with seating for 15,000. Nearby stand the remains of a basilica, agora and one of the largest aqueducts in Anatolia. It is commonly believed that Aspendos was founded by colonist from Argos. You day tour will conclude with the visit of Side, an ancient site with attractions which include Agora, the Gymnasium, the Apollo Temple and the ancient harbor. Overnight stay in Antalya.
Day 11 Antalya to Cappadocia by Flight (Breakfast)
After breakfast, 12:00 hrs.check out and free time till departure. Then we depart for Antalya airport for our domestic flight to Cappadocia. Transfer from Kayseri airport to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to explore Cappadocia. Dinner and Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 12 Breakfast - Full Day North Cappadocia Tour with Goreme - Overnight in Cappadocia (Breakfast, Lunch )
In the morning section of the tour, you will visit Three Beauties, Urgup Town, Red Valley (Panorama) & also join for a trekking at Kiliclar Valley which will take around 1hr 30mins. After lunch break at local restaurant, your day tour will continue with the visits of Avanos Village & Old Streets, Kizilirmak River, join a Discovery Series “Art of Pottery in Asia Minor” event , Devrent Valley, Pasabag Valley & Goreme Open Air Museum. With the conclusion of the day tour, you will be driven to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 13 Breakfast - Full Day South Cappadocia Tour - Flight to Istanbul - Transfer to Hotel - - Overnight in Istanbul (Breakfast, Lunch)
On your second day in Cappadocia region, you will visit Mustafa Pasa Village, Kaymakli Underground City, Ortahisar Castle & Village, Piegon Valley, Uchisar Castle, Esentepe View Point & Goreme Village. Lunch will be served at local restaurant at Ortahisar Village. On this days Discovery Series you will join “Art of Turkish Carpets” event at the end of the tour. After the tour, you will be driven to Kayseri Airport and Fly To Istanbul, Transfer to Hotel in Istanbul and Overnight
Day 14 Breakfast - Transfer to Istanbul Airport - Departure (Breakfast)
Breakfast, check-out & transfer to Istanbul International Airport as per your onward flight schedule.
All hotel accommodations in choice of preferred class
All noted city sightseeing tours on regular group OR private guided basis
All tours with professional tour guide, licensed by the Ministry of Tourism
All main entrance fees to sights mentioned by the itinerary
All meals mentioned by the itinerary - Vegetarian meals available
All required land transport & round-trip airport transfers with A/C minivans throughout the trip.
All parking fees, ferry, tolls and petrol. Local taxes & handling services
International flights to/from Turkey
personal travel insurance any other expenses not noted in the above included section or airport tax, visa for Turkey (if required) any tips to guide, driver or staff at hotels, items of a personal nature, hotel extras (minibar, telephone/internet usage, laundry, etc), drinks with meals (except the drinks served with breakfast) and medical services.