8 Days Aegean Delight Tour Turkey , The perfect introduction to Turkey, we begin in magical Istanbul before heading across to the Gallipoli Battlefields and then down the Aegean coast, You\\\'ll see some incredible ruins and the amazing natural wonder of Pamukkale before we return to Istanbul.
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Day 1 Istanbul arrival day
Welcome to Turkey Istanbul or Sabiha Gokcen Airport. Meet with staff and transfer to your hotel, transfer from airport and check in to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 Istanbul City Tour
Between 08:00 -08:30 AM pick up from hotel and transfer to meeting point of group and tour guide for the Full Day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour.We will visit to;
Hagia Sophia: Also Called the Church of Divine Wisdom, it is a masterpieceof grandeur and proportion. Coveted by the Islamic East and Christian West, the Hagia Sophia is one of mankind's greatest treasures.
Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Mosque): No one has been to Istanbul at least once can ever forget the feeling of awe and wonder at seeing the Blue Mosque for the first time.
Hippodrome and Obelisk: The vast Hippodrome, known as At Meydani or " plaze of the horses" stretches between Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque.
Grand Covered Bazaar (Kapali Carsi): The Oldest and the largest covered market place in the world is situated in the center of the city.
Topkapi Palace: Topkapi palace was the main residence of the Sultan and his court. It was initially the seat of government as well as the imperial residence. Even though access was strictly regulated, inhabitans of the palace rarely had to venture outsince the palace functioned almost as an autonomous entity a city within a city. Audience and consultation chambers and areas served for the political workings of the empire.
Little Hagia Sophia Mosque: Little Hagia Sophia (KüçükAyasofya Camii), formerly the Church of the Saints Sergius and Bacchus, is a former Eastern Orthodox church dedicated to Saints Sergius and Bacchus in Constantinople, later converted into a mosque during the Ottoman Empire. Today the environment is a worth seeing natural culture center of the lost Ottoman Arts.
17:00 PM is the end of the tour, we will drop you back to your hotel and full day Byzantine,Ottoman Relics Tour will be ended.
Day 3 Gallipoli Tour
06:00 - 06:30 AM we will pick you up from your hotel and drive to Eceabat. Arrive Eceabat at 12:00 PM we will have lunch and we will start our Gallipoli day tour with our professional english speaking guide. On the tour you will be able to visit the following sites:
- Brighton Beach
- Beach Cemetery (John Simpson’s Grave)
- ANZAC Cove
- Ari Burnu (First ANZAC landing place)
- Lone Pine Cemetery (Australian memorial)
- Johnston’s Jolly (walk in the ANZAC trenches)
- View of Shrapnel Valley
- Turkish Memorial
- The Nek and Walker’s Ridge
- Chunuk Bair (Main New Zealand memorial)
At the end of the tour we will transfer to hotel and overnight in Canakkale.
Day 4 Troy, Acropolis of Pergamum
Pick up from the hotel for fully guided Troy and Pergamon Tour, visit to;
- The Trojan Horse
- Sacrificial Altars
- The 3700 year old city walls
- Houses of Troy I, 3000 B.C. - 2500 B.C
- The Bouleuterion (Senate Building)
- The Odeon (Concert Hall)
- Remains of the various cities from Troy I through to Troy IX
- End of Troy tour depart for Bergama
- Lunch in Bergama and depart for fully guided Pergamon Acropolis tour
- he ancient Pergamon, which once the ancient world's major power
- The Acropolis
- The Library once held 200.000 books
- Temple of Athena
- Temple of Trajan
- Altar of Zeus ( Now at BERLIN MUSEUM )
- The Gymnasium situated on terraces
- The lower Agora
- The Hellenistic Theater with a seating capacity of 10,000
- Temple of Dionysus
At the end of the tour we will drive to Kusadasi and overnight.
Day 5 Full Day Ephesus Ancient City Tour
After breakfast we will pick you up and you will meet with your tour guide and drive to Ephesus to discover the ancient city Ephesus. Visit to;
Temple of Artemis: Isone of the Seven Wonders of the World and located in Ephesus. Throughout the excavations in Ephesus, the actual location of the temple was presumed in different places. Its ancient cult dedicated to Artemis was famous in antiquity and made ancient Ephesus a much-visited pilgrimage place. Each year one month was considered a holiday and set aside for the religious ceremonious observations.
The Ruins of Ephesus: Concert hall, market places, colonnaded street, temples, fountains, library, theather, arcadian way and more.
The House of Virgin Marry: It is known with certainty That the Virgin Mary went to Ephesus and lived there for some time. Whether or not she died in Ephesus was not known until Anne Catherine Emmerich's vision. At the end of the tour transfer to hotel and overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 6 Pamukkale Hierapolis Ancient City Tour, Fly to Istanbul, overnight in Istanbul
After breakfast we will pick you up and you will meet with your tour guide and drive to Pamukkale to discover the ancient city Hierapolis Visit to; 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 and splendid theatre. At the end of the tour transfer to Denizli Airport, fly to Istanbul and transfer to hotel, overnight in Istanbul.
Day 7 Drive to Bursa City, Travel by ferry to Yalova, Drive to Bursa, Cable Car to Mountain, Drive Back to Istanbul
We will pick you up from your hotel and drive to Kocaeli take a ferry to Yalova than drive to Bursa which is first Ottoman Capital, our first stop is Historical Inkaya tree over 610 years old, then we willl have lunch delicious mixed grilled lovely restaurant which located at the skirt of mountain. Drive to Uludag Mountain. Uludag Mountain is the most advanced, most popular winter sports and most popular mountain of Turkey. We will give you free time for ski, snow and chairlift. After spent our time in Uludag Mountain we will back to down town by Cable Car.When we arrive to down town we will visit Green Mosque, Green Tomb, Silk Market. We will drive back to Istanbul and transfer to your hotels.
Day 8 Free Day and Transfer to Airport to finalize your trip in Istanbul.
After breakfast you will have a free time according to your time frame to fly, you will picked up from your hotel to be transferred to airport to finalize your trip in Turkey.
Includes of 8 Days Aegean Delight Tour Turkey
- All airport hotel transportations
- 4 nights accomadation in Istanbul with breakfast
- Full day Istanbul city tour includes all museum fee, guiding service, lunch
- Full day Bursa city tour includes transportation, lunch, guide, cable car
- 1 night accomadation in Canakkale with breakfast
- Full day Gallipoli tour includes all museum fee, guiding service, lunch
- Full day Troy and Pergamum tour includes all museum fee, guiding service, lunch
- 2 nights accomadation in Kusadasi with breakfast
- Full day Ephesus tour includes all museum fee, guiding service, lunch
- Full day Pamukkale tour includes all museum fee, guiding service, lunch
- Denizli to Istanbul flight ticket
Excludies of 8 Days Aegean Delight Tour Turkey
- Personal Expenses
Pick-up and Drop-off Details of 8 Days Aegean Delight Tour Turkey
- Istanbul International Airport or Sabiha Gokcen Airport.