and the Bosphorus Bridge... Pearls of Istanbul...
St. Sophia Museum...
Sun Rise at Cappadocia and Hot Air Balloon Tour...
Pamukkale... The magnific landscape and the beauty of thermal waters.
Celsus Library at Ephesus Ancient Site.
Troy... Legendary of History...
Istanbul is available to visit with Shore Excursion Trips while your vessel docked during the day .
Day 1 – Arrival in Istanbul
Arrival and transfer to you hotel in Istanbul.Overnight.
Day 2 – Full Day City Tour / Byzantine & Ottoman Relics(B-L)
Your Tour Guide will meet you at your hotel lobby at 09:00 and you will have a full day city tour. Topkapi Palace:The former imperial residence from where the Great Ottoman Empire was ruled. St.Sophia: The magnificent Byzantine Church of all times; one of the finest and largest architectural works of art in the world.Lunch: Full Course Menu at a charming restaurant.
Blue Mosque:One of the biggest mosques of Istanbul from 17th century architecture. Also famous for its blue tiles and 6 minarest.Hippodrome:The former center of sprotive and political activities of Constantinople. You will be able to see the Obelisk from Egypt, Serpentine Column from Delphi and fountain of Willhelm II.Grand Bazaar:In addition to its historical importance, it’s a bazaar that will tempt even the nonshoppers with its rich collection of precious handmade carpets, jewellery, leather and souvenirs.After the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Day 3 – Bosphorus & Black Sea Tour (B-L)
Breakfast at the hotel and free time until 1:00 pm. At 1:30 pm. Transfer from the hotel to the boat and embarkement.We will have open buffet lunch on the boat on this unique tour program.We will have seasonal salad,delicious hors d’oeuvre, chicken kebap and rice. (drinks are extra). We will see Rumeli Fortress (from the sea) and arrive to Black Sea and get the best shot where Bosphorus meets Black Sea and we will have stopover at a beautiful village of Anadolu Kavagi at the Bosphorus on the Asiand Side of Istanbul.Return to hotel around 5:00pm. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 4 – Prince’s Islands Tour (B-L)
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the boat to the island. Buyukada is the biggest island among nine islands on Marmara Sea called Prince’s Islands. The islands are famous for their beautiful beaches, incredible houses, small villas and peaceful surroundings, especially the pine trees. Transfer from the hotel to Eminonu boat pier. Reaching the Island by Boat Trip. You will enjoy Istanbul views from the sea for more than one hour boat ride.
Tour around the island with an Horse Drawn Carriage from bottom to top of the island passing by all beautiful views and natural forest with ten minute break in the top of the island. Return to the sea side and lunch at a local restaurant.Free afternoon.3:30 pm. ferry back to Istanbul.After the shopping facilities drop back to hotel.Overnight in Istanbul
Day 5 – Flight to Cappadocia & North Cappadocia Tour (B-L)
Early transfer to airport and flight to Kayseri.Arrival and transfer and starting the tour Visit to the Pigeon Valley near Uchisar; then proceed to the Open Air Museum in Goreme through Avcilar Valley and visit to the early Christian churches decorated with unique frescoes depicting various scenes from the Bible. Lunch in a restaurant and then visit to Kaymakli Underground City, the place early Christians hid from persecutors. Pasabagi in Zelve region and Avanos with shopping facilities for the world-wide famous handicrafts. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 6 – South Cappadocia Tour (B-L)
Depart from your hotel to visit Red valley,and explore the famous rock- cut churches and hike 5 km through the Güllüdere valley. Then visit Çavuşin village.This village is famous for the houses and churches of the christian clegymen.After lunch Drive to the pigeon valley . In the afternoon visit Kaymaklı underground city. Where early christians lived in fear and faith. On the way back visit the natural castles at Ortahisar.Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 7 – Free Day in Cappadocia (B)
After breakfast , the day at your leisure. You can explore this beautiful town by your self.Overnight in Cappadocia
Day 8 – Flight to Istanbul (B)
After breakfast we will transfer you to airport.Flight to Istanbul. Arrival and tour ends