9 DAY 8 NIGHT TURKEY TOUR

DAY 1 : STANBUL-BOLU

Uponarrival in Istanbul Ataturk International Airport (ETA: TK..at 05:40) meetandgreetbyour English
speakingassistantwhowilljoinyoutroughtheitinerary, Overnight in Bolu

DAY 2 : BOLU-CAPPADOCIA

Followingthe OBF breakfast at hotel Inthemorning, driveto Ankara tovisittheAtaturkMausoleum (1881-1938) foundingfather
of theTurkishRepublic. Nextproceedtovisit (Hacı Bayram Veli Mosque&Tomb) Free time forSholat Zuhur. AfterLunch at
LocalRestaurantNext Drive toCappadociaviadrivepasspicturesque Salt Lake, which is secondbiggest lake in Turkey.
UponArrivaltoCappadociaFinalyOvernightwill be at Hotel in Cappadocia

DAY 3 :CAPPADOCIA

Followingthe OBF breakfast at hotel, todaywearestartingtovisitmagnificentValley of FairyChimneys, it is
mostuniqueformationsarea of Cappadocia. Today be enchantedbytheincredible Underground City of OZKONAKone a
place of refugefor 15000 Christians. OurNext stop at Esentepe Hill ,wherewewill be
abletoseeallCappadociawithBirthEyeview. Next, gettherarechancetoexperiencethebeautyandwork of
Turkey’sHandmadeCraftsthrough a TurkishCarpetWeaving Course. Followingthis, a visittothePigeonValley,
MushroomValley, CamelRockandThenproceedtotheGoremeValley Open AirMuseumtoPanaromicviewof GoremeNational
Park therockcarvedchurcheshollowedout of volcanicash. Afterwards. Lunchwill be served at
LocalTraditionalCaveRestaurantfollowedbythefamousLocalPotteryandCarpetShowsallowingample time forshopping in
theafternoon. Picture stopswill be given at theValley of theBirdsand at thefoot of theUchisarCastle.
Thereafterournextvisitwill be SALKIM TEPESI (SUNSET HILL) DuringtheSunsetPeriodyoumayenjoythespectacularcolors,
afterwardswewillget a Photo with a OttomanSultansFamilyCostumeswith in Complimentary. LastlyIfthe Time permits set
on thebanks of theKizilirmak ( RedRiver ) Afterfreetime , returntoyour hotel fordinner.

DAY 4 : CAPPADOCIA-PAMUKKALE

AfterEarlybreakfast, departfrom hotel for Pamukkale via Konya on thewayshort stop forphoto at 700 yearold Ancient
CaravanseraiSelcukhan (a’hotel’ forancienttradersandtravelelers on silk road) . NextvisittheMuseum of 13th
centuryPhilosopher Mevlana Celaleddin-i Rumi whichusedto be thecloisterfor Mevlevi Dervishes. Afterpicture break,
proceedforLunch at TypicalAnatolianHalalCusinesRestaurant, Afternoondriveto Pamukkale UponArrival Pamukkale
Dinnerandovernight at Pamukkale Hotel.
Ps: WehaveFree Time toenjoywithourThermalBath in our Hotel. KindlybringyourSwimmingClothes

DAY 5 : PAMUKKALE-KUSADASI

Following OBF breakfast, Departfrom Hotel andProceedtovisit Pamukkale ( COTTON CASTLE) , enrouteShort break
forSholat Zuhur visittheextensiveruinsof Hierapolis&Necropolis – knownforitsthermalbathsandhealthcentre.
Thereaftervisit ‘’ CottonCastle ‘’ orPamukkale’sMagicalanduniqueterraces&Castlescreatedbydeposits of
whitelimestonefromthermalsprings. ThereafterdrivetoKusadasiUponArrivalTodayFascinatingLunch at AgeanCusine Open
BuffetRestaurant. AfterLunchproceedforvisitHistorical Isa Bey MosqueShort break forSholatAsharNextvisitwill be Ephesus
Ancient City,one of theworld’smostoutstandingarcheologicalsites. Walk in itswellpreservedmarblestreetsto Library of
Celcius, the Odeon, Grand Theathre, Temple of Hadrian, Roman Bathetc. Nextvisit Seven WondersCave , it is a
legentaboutthemtells of thefallingasleep of seven young men in cave, whichalsoincludesthemention of an accompanyingdog
beside themnamedQitmir. WhowakeUpafter a greatdeal of time has passed. Thebest-knownversion of thestoryappears in
Jacobus de Voregine Golden Legend. TheirStoryalsoappears in theHolyBookQuran ( Surah18- verse 9-26) Afterand of
theDaywewillArriveourHotel forDinnerandOvernight.

DAY 6 : KUSADASI-BURSA

Following OBF breakfast, departfrom hotel and First wewillwevisitShowcasinghighqualityleatherproductsmade in
TurkeywithFashion Show. ThereafterdepartfromKusadasifor Bursa UponArrival Bursa Lunchwill be served at
TypicalTurkishRestaurantthen, enjoyingtheidyllicscenery,startto Full Day Bursa Explorewithvisit Ulu Mosque,
GreenMosque, GreenMausoleumand (KOZA HAN) or Silk Bazaar. where time will be allocatedtoshopforlocal silk
&souvenirs.DinnerandOvernightwill be at hotel in Bursa.
Ps: WehaveFree Time toenjoywithourThermalBath in our Hotel. KindlybringyourSwimmingClothes

DAY 7 :BURSA-ISTANBUL

After Open BuffetBreakfastdepartfromthe hotel forcontinuetoIstanbul.
InthemorningfirstwewillvisitLocalCandyShopsforTastingTurkishDelight, youmayhavechanceforshopping. Next Depart
from Bursa. Via Orhangazi and Gemlik enjoyingthecountrysidefollowedby a driveto Istanbul. On
thewaywewillcrosstheAsia Side of Turkeyfrom Yalova byFerrytoIstanbul, Upon Arrival Istanbul Drive to Pier and Embark
our PrivateBoatfromAsian Side of IstanbulandjoinBosphorousCruisetrip. Here, you will be able to soak in the sights and
sounds of Turkey’s Asia and Europe sector as you cruise through this water channel that is the very beat of life in
Istanbul. Witness the magnificent architecture of the buildings along the river and the interesting activities of our local
people. Wewillgetverychance of takingphoto of Rumeli Castleand Anatolia Castlebuildbytheconquerer of Istanbul in 1453.
AfterDisembarkfromtheBoatproceedtotheRestaurantforLunch at FreshFishFoodRestaurantwith a
lovelybosphourusviewalongthebosphourus. OurNextvisitwill be SpiceBazaarNextproceedforvisit “Golden Horn”
forfulldaytourincludingvisitwill be Makam Ayub Al Ansari Mosque then we will take a Cable Car for Pierre Loti Hill, enjoy
Golden Horn view by Bird eye view. Afternoonone of theUnforgetableoprtunityforyoutovisitthewill be Grand Covered
Bazaar covers 500-year-old Grand Bazaar, a maze of over 4,000 stalls and shops selling leather goods, jewelers, handicrafts,
ceramics, Turkish coffee and other local products. FinalyFarewellDinnerwill be at Wellknown INDONESIAN Restaurant,
AfterDinner. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 8 : ISTANBUL

After Open Buffetbreakfast at hotel Checkoutandletsvisit Taksim SquareandIstiklal Street toenjoyandsoaklocalpeoples life
withCaffees, restaurants, shops, art galerries, theathersetc. AfterLunch at WellKnownTurkish BBQ GrillRestaurantand
Transfer toAirportforyourflighttobackhome.

HOTELS

ISTANBUL – Titanic Business Europe OR Similar

CAPPADOCIA – Gold Yıldırım Hotel , Suhan Cappadocia or similar

PAMUKKALE – Colossae Hotel OR Similar

KUSADASI – Suhan 360 Kusadasi or similar

BURSA – Kervansaray Thermal Hotel or similar

BOLU -Highway Hotel Or Similar

PackageIncludes

  • 8NightsaccommodationandBreakfast in 4**** OR 8*****hotels in thecitiesanddates as peritinerary
  • 8 Dinners in restaurants as itineraryincluding “3- course menuwithwaterincluded”
  • 7 Lunches inlocalRestaurants as Itineraryincluding “3-course menuwithwaterincluded”
  • 1 LunchIndonesianRestaurant
  • PrivateTransfers GT Bus as specified in itinerary
  • Bahasaspeaking Professional Escortguideforthe
    Full Itinerary

PackageExcludes

  • Visa fee
  • Flight Tickets
  • Otherservices not specified in the “packagepriceincludes”
  • Tipsfordriversandguides
  • PersonalExpenses