Our Private excursions are on V.I.P standarts and more reasonable than cruise company excursions rate, which are designed for the larger groups. Our driver and guide are never the same person, We are giving you a profesional tour guide and a profesional driver.
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Day 1 – Arrive in Istanbul
Arrive in Istanbul. Met on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Today is your leisure day in Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 – Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise & Asia Side Tour (Breakfast & Lunch)
Breakfast at the hotel. Full Day Istanbul Tour visiting, Spice Bazaar, Cruise on the Bosphorus, Bosphorus Bridge, Beylerbeyi Palace and Camlica Hill. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 – Istanbul / Fly to Cappadocia – Cappadocia Tour 1
Early in the morning Transfer to airport to take the flight to Cappadocia. Upon your arrival at Cappadocia, be met and transferred to the meeting point. Enjoy a private tour to discover the amazing fairy chimneys of Cappadocia at Devrent Valley and Pasabagi Valley. In the afternoon, you will depart from Avanos to see the beautiful examples of Byzantine art in the cave-churches of the Goreme Open Air Museum. Continue to drive to the Uchisar Castle, to enjoy a fabulous panoramic view over Cappadocia. The tour will be concluded with a visit to Pigeon Valley.
Day 4 – Full Day Cappadocia Tour 2
Today you will visit the Ortahisar, a natural citadel carved in rocks. Then descend into the subterranean city of Kaymakli, caved in the 7th century by Christians fleeing persecution. Continue to drive to Cavusin Valley to uncover the troglodyte dwellings where people lived for centuries. After lunch pay a visit to the Red Valley and Wine House, where is known for its fertile vineyards benefit from the mineral-laden volcanic soil of the area. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Optional Sunrise Hot Air Balloon flight is available, regular 1 hour flight, join-in tour with 14-20 people capacity Balloons, balloon flight pick up is at 04.30 am in the morning. Ticket not included.
Day 5 – Fly from Cappadocia to Ephesus
Breakfast at the hotel and fly from Cappadocia to Ephesus. Meet with your guide at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 6 – Ephesus Tour
Breakfast at the hotel, you will have a full day tour in Ephesus en route, including the Arcadian Way, the Antique Theater, the Roman Baths, and the Celcus Library. Continue to the Shrine of Virgin Mary and Temple of Artemis. After the tour, drive back to your hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 7 – Pamukkale Tour & Fly to Istanbul
After breakfast, you will drive to Pamukkale (about 3 hours drive) to explore the ancient city of Hierapolis with its well-preserved theatre and large necropolis. Pamukkale, meaning “cotton castle” in Turkish, is famous for its unique geological formations. Take a barefoot walk in its pools and hot mineral springs that overflow to cover the rocks beneath. At the end of the tour fly to Istanbul. Upon your arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 8 – Day Istanbul Old City Tour (Breakfast & Lunch)
Breakfast at the hotel and Full Day Tour of Istanbul visiting, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Grand Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 9 – End of The Tour
Breakfast at the hotel and check out. You will be transferred to the Istanbul airport. This will be end of your Tour of Turkey. We will be glad to see you again in Turkey for your next trip.
Some facts: All our tours include a professional, English speaking tour guide as well as a modern air-conditioned vehicle, appropriate to the size of your group. For groups of four or more, there will always be a separate driver. Please use the following to list your travel needs and preferences.