Highlights of Turkey Tours Package 13 Nights 14 Days Nevsehir

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DAY 1: Arrival at Istanbul new airport. Waiting for your flight to Kayseri airport. Arrival at Cappadocia. Meet on arival and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

DAY 2: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to your Highlight of Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Highlight of Cappadocia tour:  An impressive day will start with Dervent valley. Than we keep going on with Pasabag “fairy chimneys”, where you can feel the mystic of Fairy Chimneys. We will break at Avanos center of terracotta art. Ceramic dated back to the 3000 BC in the area and survived from to generations A visit to ceramic & tile center to see how the ceramics made by hand. After lunch we visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum to see the best examples of Icons in Cappadocia. Soft rocks OF Cappadocia from the clefts carved out to form stables,churches, monasteries. A visit to the carpet weaving co-operation to see how the Turkish carpet made by hand. We will enjoy the day by taking a look to the Goreme Valley from next to the Uchisar Rock-Castle. We complete the tour with a visit to the Kaymakli Under Ground ancient City, dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more.
 

DAY 3: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to South Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia. İf you want a hot air ballon at 04:00 am, please tell us.
South Cappadocia tour: We will start with a visit and walk in the Red valley and discover rock-cut churches and hike 5 km through the Valley of Gulludere. Then keep going on with a visit to Cavusin village. Ancient Cavusin was already abandoned several about 11th Century. Lunch will be selection of Turkish Cuisine. In the afternoon drive to the Pigeon Valley for panoramic view, Underground City, dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more..
 

DAY 4: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to Green Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia
Green Capapdocia Tour: Today will be combine of nature and history we will stop to get panoramic view of Goreme from Esentepe. That is the spot and right angle to take the picture of Goreme Valley. Keep driving to Derinkuyu Underground City, one of a kind and the well preserved Underground City in Cappadocia. Dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more.. Proceed to Ihlara Valley for hiking about 4 km there are lots of little churches from early Christianity period a little stream threes sounds of birds will take you away from the troubles of life At the end of your walk lunch will be served at Belisirma Village by the river. We will also visit Selime Monastery,from the 13th century. Take a break at Yaprakhisar for a panoramic view (This is also the spot where famous movie “Star wars” was shot).

 

DAY 5: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and drive to Konya. Tour on the way. Overnight in Konya.
 

DAY 6: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Konya tour. Overnight on the train to İzmir.
Konya tour: Visit these Seljuk Turkish monuments (closed on Monday): Büyük Karatay Medresesi, İnce Minareli Medrese, and perhaps the Sahip Ata mosque complex.

In the evening at 20:40, board the Konya Blue Trainsettle into your sleeping-car compartments(two persons, upper & lower berths, washbasin, cooler). the train hauls a dining car, so you can have dinner on the train if you did not do so before boarding.


DAY 7: Breakfast at the train. Pick up from train station and drive to İzmir tour. Overnight in İzmir.

DAY 8: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Şirince tour. Overnight in İzmir.
Şirince tour: Sirince village is near the ancient ruins of Ephesus and the cosmopolitan holiday resort of Kusadasi on the Aegean coast of Turkey. No-one is certain of the exact history of the village but rumours suggest freed slaves from the Roman city of Ephesus, founded it and named their village Cirkince (ugly) because they did not want outsiders interrupting their newly found home.
For hundreds of years, Greeks and Turks lived side by side in the village until the Turkish War of Independence in 1923. After this, locals were mainly Turks and a local governor changed the name to Sirince to show its beauty.
Fame was to come again to the locals of Sirince when the Mayan calendar predicted that the date December 21st 2012 would be doomsday and the end of the world. New age spiritualists said Sirince would be freed though, and the village saw upwards of 60,000 people descending in droves for this special occasion.
Sirince Village Tour:We leave in the morning to begin the journey to Sirince. Once we have arrived, free time is given to explore the village. Meet the locals, see the old-fashioned houses and enter the church of the Virgin Mary. During the day, we will also gather for lunch in one of the traditional restaurants and indulge in some wine tasting of the famous local wines.

DAY 9: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to İzmir Adnan Menderes airport for your domestic flight to Istanbul New airport. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 10: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to full day Istanbıl old city tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day Istanbul old city tour with lunch: During the tour we will visit, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar, Cafer Aga Madrasa.

DAY 11: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Edirne tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day Edirne tour: Edirne is the western most city of Turkey. It was the second capital of Ottoman Empire. Its founder – Hadrian gave its first name: Hadrianople. It is in Edirne where Sinan completed his masterpiece Selimiye Mosque-recently declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ottoman Sultans of 15th century built magnificent mosques, medreses, baths, palaces which still remain. Bayezid 2. Commissioned a large complex that consists of a mosque, hospital building, imaret and medrese. Today award winner Museum of Health expose beautiful statutes made of wax and some artifacts from the Ottoman medical history. Traditional soaps, brooms, cheese are some of souvenirs that you may take back home.

DAY 12: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to your Bosphorus tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day regular Bosphorus cruise & Asia side tour with lunch: During the tourwe will visit: Spice Bazaar, Cruise on Bosphorus, Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Camlica Hill, Golden Horn (By Bus), Fener Greek Patriarchate, Leather Fashion Show.

DAY 13: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to your Golden Horn tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Golden Horn tour: Eyüp Sultan Mosque and Tomb are the most sacred sites in the world, after Mecca and Jerusalem, and thousands of people visit everyday. Eyüp-El-Ensari was the flagbearer of Prophet Mohammed and died in Istanbul during the Arabic siege of the city in the 7th century. The old trees, pigeons, praying believers and the visiting crowds create a mystical and colorful atmosphere around the mosque.
After our visit to the Eyüp Sultan Mosque, we will ride in a cable car to the Pierre Loti Coffee House, situation amongst the lush greenery on a hill with beautiful trees where you can enjoy the wonderful panorama of the Golden Horn. The cable car provides a bird’s eye view of the Golden Horn while climbing to the café, rising 550 meters in 115 seconds. The coffee house takes its name from Pierre Loti, the French author and poet who was very fond of Istanbul and wrote as he sat in this coffee house while enjoying the view.
Then we will visit Miniatürk, “a story land” where exhibiting scaled models of famous architecture, creating a fairy tale environment of İstanbul, Anatolia and the former Ottoman territories. The park reflects the revival of Turkish culture and history in all its magnificence while portraying the lifestyle of the society throughout ages.
 

DAY 14: Breakfast at the hotel. Free time at Istanbul. Pick up from your hotel to your Istanbul New airport for your internationnal flight. 

 

 

 

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DAY 1: Arrival at Istanbul new airport. Waiting for your flight to Kayseri airport. Arrival at Cappadocia. Meet on arival and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

DAY 2: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to your Highlight of Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Highlight of Cappadocia tour:  An impressive day will start with Dervent valley. Than we keep going on with Pasabag “fairy chimneys”, where you can feel the mystic of Fairy Chimneys. We will break at Avanos center of terracotta art. Ceramic dated back to the 3000 BC in the area and survived from to generations A visit to ceramic & tile center to see how the ceramics made by hand. After lunch we visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum to see the best examples of Icons in Cappadocia. Soft rocks OF Cappadocia from the clefts carved out to form stables,churches, monasteries. A visit to the carpet weaving co-operation to see how the Turkish carpet made by hand. We will enjoy the day by taking a look to the Goreme Valley from next to the Uchisar Rock-Castle. We complete the tour with a visit to the Kaymakli Under Ground ancient City, dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more.
 

DAY 3: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to South Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia. İf you want a hot air ballon at 04:00 am, please tell us.
South Cappadocia tour: We will start with a visit and walk in the Red valley and discover rock-cut churches and hike 5 km through the Valley of Gulludere. Then keep going on with a visit to Cavusin village. Ancient Cavusin was already abandoned several about 11th Century. Lunch will be selection of Turkish Cuisine. In the afternoon drive to the Pigeon Valley for panoramic view, Underground City, dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more..
 

DAY 4: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to Green Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia
Green Capapdocia Tour: Today will be combine of nature and history we will stop to get panoramic view of Goreme from Esentepe. That is the spot and right angle to take the picture of Goreme Valley. Keep driving to Derinkuyu Underground City, one of a kind and the well preserved Underground City in Cappadocia. Dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more.. Proceed to Ihlara Valley for hiking about 4 km there are lots of little churches from early Christianity period a little stream threes sounds of birds will take you away from the troubles of life At the end of your walk lunch will be served at Belisirma Village by the river. We will also visit Selime Monastery,from the 13th century. Take a break at Yaprakhisar for a panoramic view (This is also the spot where famous movie “Star wars” was shot).

 

DAY 5: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and drive to Konya. Tour on the way. Overnight in Konya.
 

DAY 6: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Konya tour. Overnight on the train to İzmir.
Konya tour: Visit these Seljuk Turkish monuments (closed on Monday): Büyük Karatay Medresesi, İnce Minareli Medrese, and perhaps the Sahip Ata mosque complex.

In the evening at 20:40, board the Konya Blue Trainsettle into your sleeping-car compartments(two persons, upper & lower berths, washbasin, cooler). the train hauls a dining car, so you can have dinner on the train if you did not do so before boarding.


DAY 7: Breakfast at the train. Pick up from train station and drive to İzmir tour. Overnight in İzmir.

DAY 8: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Şirince tour. Overnight in İzmir.
Şirince tour: Sirince village is near the ancient ruins of Ephesus and the cosmopolitan holiday resort of Kusadasi on the Aegean coast of Turkey. No-one is certain of the exact history of the village but rumours suggest freed slaves from the Roman city of Ephesus, founded it and named their village Cirkince (ugly) because they did not want outsiders interrupting their newly found home.
For hundreds of years, Greeks and Turks lived side by side in the village until the Turkish War of Independence in 1923. After this, locals were mainly Turks and a local governor changed the name to Sirince to show its beauty.
Fame was to come again to the locals of Sirince when the Mayan calendar predicted that the date December 21st 2012 would be doomsday and the end of the world. New age spiritualists said Sirince would be freed though, and the village saw upwards of 60,000 people descending in droves for this special occasion.
Sirince Village Tour:We leave in the morning to begin the journey to Sirince. Once we have arrived, free time is given to explore the village. Meet the locals, see the old-fashioned houses and enter the church of the Virgin Mary. During the day, we will also gather for lunch in one of the traditional restaurants and indulge in some wine tasting of the famous local wines.

DAY 9: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to İzmir Adnan Menderes airport for your domestic flight to Istanbul New airport. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 10: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to full day Istanbıl old city tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day Istanbul old city tour with lunch: During the tour we will visit, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar, Cafer Aga Madrasa.

DAY 11: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Edirne tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day Edirne tour: Edirne is the western most city of Turkey. It was the second capital of Ottoman Empire. Its founder – Hadrian gave its first name: Hadrianople. It is in Edirne where Sinan completed his masterpiece Selimiye Mosque-recently declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ottoman Sultans of 15th century built magnificent mosques, medreses, baths, palaces which still remain. Bayezid 2. Commissioned a large complex that consists of a mosque, hospital building, imaret and medrese. Today award winner Museum of Health expose beautiful statutes made of wax and some artifacts from the Ottoman medical history. Traditional soaps, brooms, cheese are some of souvenirs that you may take back home.

DAY 12: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to your Bosphorus tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day regular Bosphorus cruise & Asia side tour with lunch: During the tourwe will visit: Spice Bazaar, Cruise on Bosphorus, Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Camlica Hill, Golden Horn (By Bus), Fener Greek Patriarchate, Leather Fashion Show.

DAY 13: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to your Golden Horn tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Golden Horn tour: Eyüp Sultan Mosque and Tomb are the most sacred sites in the world, after Mecca and Jerusalem, and thousands of people visit everyday. Eyüp-El-Ensari was the flagbearer of Prophet Mohammed and died in Istanbul during the Arabic siege of the city in the 7th century. The old trees, pigeons, praying believers and the visiting crowds create a mystical and colorful atmosphere around the mosque.
After our visit to the Eyüp Sultan Mosque, we will ride in a cable car to the Pierre Loti Coffee House, situation amongst the lush greenery on a hill with beautiful trees where you can enjoy the wonderful panorama of the Golden Horn. The cable car provides a bird’s eye view of the Golden Horn while climbing to the café, rising 550 meters in 115 seconds. The coffee house takes its name from Pierre Loti, the French author and poet who was very fond of Istanbul and wrote as he sat in this coffee house while enjoying the view.
Then we will visit Miniatürk, “a story land” where exhibiting scaled models of famous architecture, creating a fairy tale environment of İstanbul, Anatolia and the former Ottoman territories. The park reflects the revival of Turkish culture and history in all its magnificence while portraying the lifestyle of the society throughout ages.
 

DAY 14: Breakfast at the hotel. Free time at Istanbul. Pick up from your hotel to your Istanbul New airport for your internationnal flight. 

 

 

 

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DAY 1: Arrival at Istanbul new airport. Waiting for your flight to Kayseri airport. Arrival at Cappadocia. Meet on arival and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

DAY 2: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to your Highlight of Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Highlight of Cappadocia tour:  An impressive day will start with Dervent valley. Than we keep going on with Pasabag “fairy chimneys”, where you can feel the mystic of Fairy Chimneys. We will break at Avanos center of terracotta art. Ceramic dated back to the 3000 BC in the area and survived from to generations A visit to ceramic & tile center to see how the ceramics made by hand. After lunch we visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum to see the best examples of Icons in Cappadocia. Soft rocks OF Cappadocia from the clefts carved out to form stables,churches, monasteries. A visit to the carpet weaving co-operation to see how the Turkish carpet made by hand. We will enjoy the day by taking a look to the Goreme Valley from next to the Uchisar Rock-Castle. We complete the tour with a visit to the Kaymakli Under Ground ancient City, dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more.
 

DAY 3: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to South Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia. İf you want a hot air ballon at 04:00 am, please tell us.
South Cappadocia tour: We will start with a visit and walk in the Red valley and discover rock-cut churches and hike 5 km through the Valley of Gulludere. Then keep going on with a visit to Cavusin village. Ancient Cavusin was already abandoned several about 11th Century. Lunch will be selection of Turkish Cuisine. In the afternoon drive to the Pigeon Valley for panoramic view, Underground City, dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more..
 

DAY 4: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel transfer to Green Cappadocia tour. Overnight in Cappadocia
Green Capapdocia Tour: Today will be combine of nature and history we will stop to get panoramic view of Goreme from Esentepe. That is the spot and right angle to take the picture of Goreme Valley. Keep driving to Derinkuyu Underground City, one of a kind and the well preserved Underground City in Cappadocia. Dated back to the Hittites than used by the early Christians. Under Ground city specially carved to be used during the war time to save their lives as well as early Christians hide themselves from the Roman pressure, you can still see stables kitchen living room bedroom and more.. Proceed to Ihlara Valley for hiking about 4 km there are lots of little churches from early Christianity period a little stream threes sounds of birds will take you away from the troubles of life At the end of your walk lunch will be served at Belisirma Village by the river. We will also visit Selime Monastery,from the 13th century. Take a break at Yaprakhisar for a panoramic view (This is also the spot where famous movie “Star wars” was shot).

 

DAY 5: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and drive to Konya. Tour on the way. Overnight in Konya.
 

DAY 6: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Konya tour. Overnight on the train to İzmir.
Konya tour: Visit these Seljuk Turkish monuments (closed on Monday): Büyük Karatay Medresesi, İnce Minareli Medrese, and perhaps the Sahip Ata mosque complex.

In the evening at 20:40, board the Konya Blue Trainsettle into your sleeping-car compartments(two persons, upper & lower berths, washbasin, cooler). the train hauls a dining car, so you can have dinner on the train if you did not do so before boarding.


DAY 7: Breakfast at the train. Pick up from train station and drive to İzmir tour. Overnight in İzmir.

DAY 8: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Şirince tour. Overnight in İzmir.
Şirince tour: Sirince village is near the ancient ruins of Ephesus and the cosmopolitan holiday resort of Kusadasi on the Aegean coast of Turkey. No-one is certain of the exact history of the village but rumours suggest freed slaves from the Roman city of Ephesus, founded it and named their village Cirkince (ugly) because they did not want outsiders interrupting their newly found home.
For hundreds of years, Greeks and Turks lived side by side in the village until the Turkish War of Independence in 1923. After this, locals were mainly Turks and a local governor changed the name to Sirince to show its beauty.
Fame was to come again to the locals of Sirince when the Mayan calendar predicted that the date December 21st 2012 would be doomsday and the end of the world. New age spiritualists said Sirince would be freed though, and the village saw upwards of 60,000 people descending in droves for this special occasion.
Sirince Village Tour:We leave in the morning to begin the journey to Sirince. Once we have arrived, free time is given to explore the village. Meet the locals, see the old-fashioned houses and enter the church of the Virgin Mary. During the day, we will also gather for lunch in one of the traditional restaurants and indulge in some wine tasting of the famous local wines.

DAY 9: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to İzmir Adnan Menderes airport for your domestic flight to Istanbul New airport. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 10: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to full day Istanbıl old city tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day Istanbul old city tour with lunch: During the tour we will visit, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar, Cafer Aga Madrasa.

DAY 11: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Edirne tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day Edirne tour: Edirne is the western most city of Turkey. It was the second capital of Ottoman Empire. Its founder – Hadrian gave its first name: Hadrianople. It is in Edirne where Sinan completed his masterpiece Selimiye Mosque-recently declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ottoman Sultans of 15th century built magnificent mosques, medreses, baths, palaces which still remain. Bayezid 2. Commissioned a large complex that consists of a mosque, hospital building, imaret and medrese. Today award winner Museum of Health expose beautiful statutes made of wax and some artifacts from the Ottoman medical history. Traditional soaps, brooms, cheese are some of souvenirs that you may take back home.

DAY 12: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to your Bosphorus tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Full day regular Bosphorus cruise & Asia side tour with lunch: During the tourwe will visit: Spice Bazaar, Cruise on Bosphorus, Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Camlica Hill, Golden Horn (By Bus), Fener Greek Patriarchate, Leather Fashion Show.

DAY 13: Breakfast at the hotel.Pick up from your hotel and transfer to your Golden Horn tour. Overnight in Istanbul.
Golden Horn tour: Eyüp Sultan Mosque and Tomb are the most sacred sites in the world, after Mecca and Jerusalem, and thousands of people visit everyday. Eyüp-El-Ensari was the flagbearer of Prophet Mohammed and died in Istanbul during the Arabic siege of the city in the 7th century. The old trees, pigeons, praying believers and the visiting crowds create a mystical and colorful atmosphere around the mosque.
After our visit to the Eyüp Sultan Mosque, we will ride in a cable car to the Pierre Loti Coffee House, situation amongst the lush greenery on a hill with beautiful trees where you can enjoy the wonderful panorama of the Golden Horn. The cable car provides a bird’s eye view of the Golden Horn while climbing to the café, rising 550 meters in 115 seconds. The coffee house takes its name from Pierre Loti, the French author and poet who was very fond of Istanbul and wrote as he sat in this coffee house while enjoying the view.
Then we will visit Miniatürk, “a story land” where exhibiting scaled models of famous architecture, creating a fairy tale environment of İstanbul, Anatolia and the former Ottoman territories. The park reflects the revival of Turkish culture and history in all its magnificence while portraying the lifestyle of the society throughout ages.
 

DAY 14: Breakfast at the hotel. Free time at Istanbul. Pick up from your hotel to your Istanbul New airport for your internationnal flight.