Type : Guided Small
Group Tour in Each Location / By Bus &Plane
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. Overnight
2 –Istanbul Old City (Guided Group Tour) (B,L)
Today by walking, 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.
on Tuesdays , Grand Bazaar on Sundays.
3- Bosphorus Cruise / Flight to Denizli / Pamukkale (Guided Group Tour )
Today when you are
picked up, you visit first Golden Horn ( from bus) ,an inlet of the Bosphorus
dividing the city of Istanbul and forming a natural harbor. Then to Egyptian
Bazaar.The Egyptian Bazaar (Spice Bazaar) is one of Istanbul’s oldest markets,
and a time-honored symbol of the city.Enjoy a boat cruise on Bosphorus by
public boat. You will view Imperial gardens of Royal Yildiz Palace, Ciragan
Palace Hotel Kempinski and Beylerbeyi Palace during the tour. After this
memorable boat cruise you will have free time and turn back hotel by yourself,
by a public transport.Latest 14:00 o clock from hotel to airport
transfer.Flight to Denizli. Upon arrival,You will be met and transferred to
4 -Pamukkale Tour (Guided Group Tour) (B,L)
Today you see ruins of
Hierapolis .The fact that several of the major monuments are still standing in
their full height , makes the site very impressive , you see the Theater ,
Byzantium Gate, the Frontinus Street, Agora , Domitian Gate, Roman Bath and
Necropolis .Antique Pool (The Cleopatra Pool) is another spot which is a
must-see place. Close to Hierapolis ,you visit Pamukkale(Cotton Castle) . The
site is unique and has exceptional beauty with the formation of shallow pools
and sequences of cascades down the slope.End of tour,overnight Pamukkale.
5 –Aphrodisias Tour / Bus to Kusadasi (Guided Group Tour ) (B,L)
to Aphrodisias after you will be picked up . It is unfortunately a shame
that millions of people who visit Pamukkale each year, miss this archaeological
and historical gem of Turkey. In antiquity,Aphrodisias was famous for its sculptors.These
are the structures such as Tetrapylon,Stadium,The temple of Aphrodite,Baths of
Hadrian, The Theatre and Sebasteion . The site is unique with its setting and
contents. The exceptional artistic quality and the natural beauty of the site
deserves utmost care to sustain these qualities.Drive back to Pamukkale,take a
bus for Kusadasi. After arrival ,you will be picked up from bus station and
taken to your hotel.Overnight Kusadasi.
6 –Ephesus Tour (Group Guided Tour) (B,L)
we start the day with
Virgin Mary House. According to predominant Christian tradition, Mary was
brought to Ephesus by the Apostle John after the Resurrection of Christ and
lived out her days there. Then, we proceed to Ephesus.It is considered to one
of the spectacular open-air museums in Turkey and in the world and one of
the highlights of any visit to Turkey.Ruins in Ephesus, the Library of Celsius,
Hadrians Temple, the Fountains of Trajan, Polio, The Temples of Hadrian and
Domitian, Vedious and Scholastic Baths, Bouloterion, and the Great
Theatre with capacity of 24.000 spectators. Then time for lunch in Selcuk .
After lunch Temple of Artemis is the next destination. It was one of the seven
wonders of ancient world.End of the tour . Drop off hotel.Overnight Kusadasi.
7 – Free Day in Kusadasi / Flight to Cappadocia (B)
Today you have a free
day and in the afternoon transfer to Izmir Airport .Flight to Cappadocia. One
of our represantatives will meet you at the airport and transfer to your hotel.
8– Cappadocia Tour 1 (Group Guided Tour ) (B,L)
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.
9 – Cappadocia Tour 2 / Flight to Istanbul (Guided Group Tour)
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. Drive to Cappadocia airport
and flight to Istanbul.
With your arrival to
Istanbul, end of the tour. Please let us know if need any arrangement in
Istanbul.Here we are to plan your travel in Turkey.
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.
tickets as described in the itinerary
·All kinds of drinks.
·Aruz Travel is proudly
a fully licensed travel company working under TURSAB-License No. A-6645.
Price: 1099 $
Tickets: Guided Small Group Tour in Each Location / By Bus &Plane