Type : Guided Small
Group Tour in Each Location / By Bus
1 – Istanbul
After your arrival to
Istanbul, one of our representatives will meet you at the airport with a
sign on which your name is written.Transfer and check in your hotel.
2 - Istanbul Old City Tour ( Guided Group Tour ) (B,L )
Today,you see first
Topkapi Palace. It allows its visitors to witness the history, culture,
grandeur, magnificence, and profusion of an Empire which lasted for a very long
time. Harem Section in the palace is optional and extra.Have a visit to Basilica
Cistern. The Basilica Cistern was built to provide water for the city of
Istanbul. Then Roman Hippodrome. Have a lunch .In the afternoon ,a visit to
Hagia Sophia which is the one of the most prominent monuments in the world in
terms of art and the history of architecture. Being one of the biggest and
oldest closed bazaars, Grand Bazaar is a must go place in Istanbul.At Grand
Bazaar have free time and turn back your hotel by yourself.For your hotel
location,you will be informed by your guide.
·Topkapi Palace on
Tuesdays , Grand Bazaar on Sundays.
3 – Bosphorus Cruise / Chora Museum / Bus to Cappadocia (Guided
Group Tour) (B,L)
Check out and
picked up from your hotel. (08:30) you will see , Suleymaniye Mosque ,
Chore Church and Pierre Loti. Have a lunch , then continue for Rustem
Pasha Mosque,Bosphorus Cruise by a public boat and Spice Bazaar. At Spice
Bazaar you have free time . After that by yourself you reach Sultanahmet
to take shuttle bus service for the bus station around six o clock .Your guide
will inform you from where you take your shuttle bus service.Overnight
bus to Cappadocia.(10-11 hours)
·Chore Museum is closed
4 -Cappadocia Tour 1 (Guided Group Tour) (L)
In the morning , with
your arrival to bus station, you will be taken to your hotel.There you wait
till the tour starts( 09:00).If have enough time you can have breakfast which
is extra.We start with Goreme Open Air Museum. It has the best examples of
Byzantine art in Cappadocia. Then, Cavusin village will be next stop.Old
Cavusin was abandoned several decades ago due to avalanches..Pasabag,
breath-taking valley, is famous for its having wonderful lanscape and the best
various collection of fairy chimneys in Cappadocia . Lunch in Avanos.It is a historic
poterry town.Then lead to Kaymakli Underground City which is one of the
most visited places in Cappadocia.We are sure that you will be suprised.
Last stop on this tour is Pigeon Valley. The valley is housing thousands of
dovecotes which was dug out into the cliff of the valley.Overnight Cappadocia.
5 – Cappadocia Tour 2 / Bus to Pamukkale (Guided Group Tour) (B,L)
Today check out hotel
and discover places in Cappadocia which are not known very well.First place is
Mustafapasa. Mustafapasa , a small village of Turkey, in the central Cappadocia
region, is steeped in Greek Orthodox history.After Mustafapasa , a visit to
Sobesos .Despite its small size, is one part of large collections and an
ancient site to keep an eye on.From here we proceed to Soganli
Valley. ( about one hour walk in). Soganli is one of the most interesting
valleys of Cappadocia with its historical value and gorgeous landscapes.Lunch
in Soganlı Village.Then to Derinkuyu. Underground city, in Turkey, is probably
one of the largest one that has been discovered.End of the tour ,drop off bus
station to take a overnight bus to Pamukkale.(10-11 hours)
6 –Pamukkale Tour / Bus to Kusadasi (Guided Group Tour ) (L)
When you arrive
Denizli bus station ,you will be greeted and taken to the hotel. If you
wish, you can have breakfast which is extra. Today,Nature Wonder Pamukkale and
Hierapolis are our destinations. The sacred Hierapolis of Phrgia is the
first.It is one of the antique cities of the Agean and was placed together with
Pamukkale, on the Unesco World Heritage List in 1988.Shaped by the hand
of nature and extant since the ancient times, Pamukkale is one of the world’s
most outstanding legacies. Welcoming thousands of visitors for its ancient
monuments and natural wonders every year, Pamukkale is waiting to welcome you
as well! End of the tour you take a bus for Kusadasi (3.5 hours). At Kusadasi
bus station ,you will be met and taken to your hotel. Overnight Kusadasi.
7 – Ephesus Tour / Bus to Istanbul (Guided Group Tour ) (B,L)
Check out from
hotel. Take your way to Ephesus which is such a magical place and a World
Heritage Site. We wish that everyone would have the chance to see this
magnificent ancient city. Here you will witness how rich history the ancient
city has.You have visit to Temple of Artemis which was one of the seven wonders
of ancient world.After that another visit to Virgin Mary House. Virgin Mary
came to Ephesus after the crucifixion of Christ and spent her
last years there.End of the day, take you to bus station and take overnight bus
to Istanbul (Around 10 hours)
8- End of the tour
When you arrive at Istanbul
Esenler Bus station, end of the tour.
tour includes ;
·Enterance fees to
sights during the guided tours.
·Transportation with an
A/C luxury minivan or mınıbus.
·Lunches as described
in the itinerary ( vegetarian meals available - drinks extra)
Accommodation with breakfast at 4 star or similar hotels.
transportation with leading bus companies.
tour excludes ;
·All kinds of drinks.
·Aruz Travel is proudly
a fully licensed travel company working under TURSAB-License No. A-6645.
Price: 599 $
Tickets: Guided Small Group Tour in Each Location / By Bus