Tour Code : EN-079
Long Classic Tour - 11 Days/10 Nights

Arrive at Istanbul Airport and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay in Istanbul.

After breakfast, you will meet your tour guide and start discovering Istanbul's Byzantine and Ottoman treasures. First, we will visit St. Sofia (Hagia Sofia)which was built by the emperor Justinian in the 6th century AD as a church and was later converted into a mosque after the fall of Constantinople in 1453. We will stroll the historical Hippodrome Square, which was used as a meeting place and for chariot races during the Byzantine period. Here, we will see the Serpent Column brought from Delphi and the Egyptian Obelisk. Next, we will visit the Blue Mosque, also known as the Sultanahmet Mosque, with its blue Iznik tiles and unique six minarets.
Take lunch in a local restaurant. Afterward, we will visit the Topkapı Palace which was the residence of the Ottoman sultans, to see its fabulous treasure chambers. We’ll continue with the Grand Bazaar known as the biggest “souk” in the world. Accommodation in Istanbul. (Breakfast)

Optional Events in Istanbul :
Bosphorus Dinner Cruise
: Per person: 65 USD (20:00 – 24:00)
Dinner Menu: Grill fish, Chicken, or meatballs. Cold appetizers, hot appetizers, salad, fruits,
Beverages: Unlimited soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages (Raki, vodka, beer, wine)
Program : Music, Traditional wedding ceremony, folklore performance, Whirling Dervishes, and
Oriental Belly dance show.

After breakfast departure to Izmir via Bursa. Visit Bursa Grand Mosque,  Koza Han silk Bazaar city sightseeing tour. Take Lunch in Bursa’s delicious Iskender Kebap.  Arrive at Izmir which is the 3rd biggest city in Turkey. Izmir sightseeing, clock tower, Kemeralti bazaar, Karsiyaka. Overnight stay in Izmir. (Breakfast)

After breakfast departure to Ephesus (80 Km), Ephesus is a Greco-Roman city, the ancient capital of Asia Minor, and one of the best-preserved from antiquity where the Temple of Hadrian, Temple of Trajan, the Grand Theater, and the Library of Celsus is located. Lunch break. Afterward, visit the House of the Virgin Mary, where he spent the last years of his life. The Temple of Artemis. Afterward, Short visited the fabric outlet center with a Fashion show. Later, visit the famous Sirince Village with stone and wood houses of 400 years.
Drive to Kusadasi (20 Km). Kusadasi is one of the most famous holiday resorts. Dinner and overnight in Kusadasi. (Breakfast–Dinner)

Breakfast at the hotel. We’ll continue on our way to Pamukkale, (220 Km) which means cotton castle due to its famous white travertines. In Hierapolis, we’ll see the Martyrium of Apostle Philip where he was martyred during the persecutions ordered by Domitian, ancient city ruins including the Gate of Domitian, the Arcadian Way, Grand Theatre, the Nymphaion, the Temple of Apollo, the Plutonium, and the Necropolis. Afterward, we’ll enjoy walking on the white travertines.
We will have lunch in a local restaurant. Free time in the thermal pool or the Ancient Cleopatra Pools (not included). Dinner and overnight stay in a thermal hotel in Pamukkale. (Breakfast–Dinner)

Today early departure to Antalya from Pamukkale. Distance 250 Km. 3,5 Hour. Antalya is the most famous holiday resort in the world. There are a thousand hotels in the region.
Visit the Old Town (Kaleiçi) where we’ll see the ancient Hadrian’s Gate with its three doors, one of the most beautiful structures of the Roman period, the Clock Tower, the Fluted Minaret, and the Ancient Harbor. You will enjoy the narrow streets of the old city. In the Old Town, you’ll have the opportunity to look for and buy souvenirs from the local shops. We’ll have lunch in a local restaurant. We make a boat tour in Antalya Harbour to Duden waterfall. End of the tour. Return to our hotel. Overnight stay in Antalya. (Breakfast–Dinner)

After breakfast, we’ll leave early in the morning for Cappadocia (550 km – 8 hrs). We’ll pass through the Taurus Mountains enjoying the great views of the Anatolian steppe. We’ll make a stop in Konya to visit the Tomb of Rumi in the spiritual and mystical atmosphere of the Mevlana Museum, which houses the tomb of the great 13th-century Persian poet and founder of the Order of the Whirling Dervishes, Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Balkhi. Popularly known as Rumi in Western countries, Muslims like to call him “Mevlana”, meaning “our master” or Mevlana Celâleddîn-i Rumi.
We’ll have lunch at a local restaurant and continue on our way to Cappadocia. Visit ağzi Harahan Ceravasarai in Aksaray.
We’ll arrive at Cappadocia at the end of a beautiful journey and settle in our hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in Cappadocia. (Breakfast)

**Optional Events  in Cappadocia    
Hot Air Balloon Tour: Per Person 200 – 290   USD
*Prices are not fixed, they may vary according to the season and request (4:30 am to 9:00 am)
Turkish Night in Cave Restaurant: Per person 60 USD
Dinner, unlimited soft and alcoholic beverages (Beer, wine, Raki, vodka)

Hot Air Balloon tour 04:30-09:00 optional. After the Balloon tour breakfast in the hotel.
Visit Uçhisar Castle, which consists of volcanic rocks, and is the highest point of Cappadocia. From here, we will watch the fairy chimneys, valleys, and wonderful views of the region. visit the Pigeon Valley, Next, we’ll visit Göreme open-air museum,  Paşabağı Valley extraordinary place for walking and photographing.  
Devrent Valley is famous for its rock formations resembling different animal figures.
Afterward, we’ll have lunch in Avanos. After lunch, we’ll visit a pottery workshop to see how pottery is made by hand.
Visit Kaymaklı Underground City which is believed to be the oldest underground city of Cappadocia.
Overnight stay in Cappadocia. (Breakfast)

We arrive at Ankara ( 320 Km), the Capital of Turkey, by seeing the exquisite view of flat plains and steep mountains. 400 km. We will visit the mausoleum of the great leader ATATÜRK, the founder of the modern Turkish Republic.
We have lunch at a local restaurant on the mainland. Ankara city sightseeing, and drive to Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul. (Breakfast)

Meet with the guide at 08:30 Visit Spice Bazaar, also known as the Egyptian Bazaar, which is a very colorful market with an oriental atmosphere that specializes in typical products such as spices, desserts, nuts, and small souvenirs. Next, we’ll drive to Golden Horn for a Bosphorus Cruise along the Bosphorus Strait, separating Europe and Asia and connecting the Black Sea with the inland Marmara Sea.  At the end of the cruise, we take lunch.
Afterward Shopping time in a mall. Accommodation in Istanbul. (Breakfast)

Free time until transfer time to the Airport. Transfer from the hotel to Istanbul Airport will be made 3,5 hours before your flight time. We wish you a good flight! (Breakfast)

Number of people Per person in
Single Room Extra Bed Children Fee
Number of people Per person in
Single Room Extra Bed Children Fee
Price includes

Transfers / Istanbul Airport – Hotel – Istanbul Airport / 2 ways

10-night hotel accommodation with daily breakfast

Istanbul 4 – Izmir 1 – Kusadasi 1 – Pamukkale 1- Antalya 1 – Cappadocia 2

3 Dinner

Meals as mentioned in the itinerary

Entrance fees as per the itinerary 

All tours as per itinerary

Experienced and professional English-speaking tour guide

Private air-conditioned and non-smoking vehicle with an experienced driver

All parking, highway, and bridge fees

VAT and taxes

Price Excludes

Personal expenses

Beverages during lunch and dinner

Travel insurance (highly recommended)

Optional tours

Lunch–7 Dinners

Tips for driver and guide

Cancellation Policy

- For cancellations made 30 days before the tour, 100% refund. ( Except for the % 15 Service Charge, Flight ticket, mandatory expenses, and Bank Commission,)
- For cancellations made 29 - 15 days before the tour, 50% refund. (Except for the Bank Commission, and mandatory expenses )
- For cancellations made 14 – 11 days before the tour, 30% refund.
- No refunds will be made on reservations made 10 days before the tour. %100 Penalty is applied.

- Travel health insurance is mandatory.
- Sample hotels are confirmed on the date of booking in case of availability. Otherwise,
  similar hotels are booked.  
- In the event of bad weather, time scarcity, traffic jams, and similar situations, the Guide may make changes to the tour program. 
- The locations given in the itinerary can be changed with other places if they are closed.  
- During the tours, you will be walking approximately 2 km every day on uneven and
   cobblestone surfaces, inclines, and steps. 
- You must wear comfortable clothing, flat walking shoes, a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen. in summer months and raincoats, warm clothes, winter walking shoes, umbrella, etc. in winter.  
- The order of the sites visited may change to avoid crowds.  
- You will need your passport at check-in for all domestic flights.
- Domestic flights are economy class. Luggage limit 15 Kg.

Istanbul (4)         : Black Bird Hotel 4* / Grand Yavuz Hotel 4*
Izmir (1)              : Armis Hotel  4* / Blanca Hotel 4*
Kusadasi (1)        : Dabaklar Hotel 4*
Pamukkale (1)     : Halıcı Hotel 4* / Richmond Hotel 5*
Antalya (1)          : Afflon Loft City 4*
Cappadocia (2)   : Taşsaray Hotel 4*

Note: Sample hotels are confirmed on the date of booking in case of availability. Otherwise, reservations are made in similar hotels.

Hagia Sophia
Hippodrome Square
Blue Mosque
Topkapı Palace
Grand Bazaar
Grand Mosque
Koza Han Silk Bazaar
Iskender Kebap
Izmir Clock Tower
Kemeraltı Bazaar
House of the Virgin Mary
Temple of Artemis
Şirince Village
Celsus Library
Ancient Cleopatra Pool
Ağrıkarahan Caravanserai
Hot Air Balloon Tour
Uçhisar Castle
Devrent Valley
Kaymaklı Underground City
Bosphorus Cruise
Egypt Bazaar

No route defined for this tour

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  • Tour Code : EN-079
  • Duration : 11 Days
  • Start : İstanbul, Türkiye
  • End : İstanbul, Türkiye
  • Tour Season : 15 March - 30 November
  • Transfer : Vehicle
  • Distance : 2.450 km
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