Tour Name: Istanbul To West Turkey Tour
Tour Code: LTW651| Package Tours | Duration: 6 days / 5 nights | Departure: Everyday
Highlights: Istanbul – Ephesus – Pamukkale – Istanbul
DAY – 1 ARRIVAL IN ISTANBUL (choose your own travel dates)
Arrival in Istanbul International Airport, pick up and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY – 2 OLD CITY TOUR (B-L)
08:45 am pick up from the reception and depart for the tour. Visiting, Haghia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar (Closed on Sundays and Feast days) and Topkapi Palace. Tour ends around 4:00 pm. Return back to the hotel and overnight in Istanbul.
DAY – 3 FLIGHT TO IZMIR & EPHESUS TOUR (B-L)
Very early pick up from the reception and transfer to the domestic airport. Early flight to Izmir. Arrival at Izmir airport, pick up and depart for the tour. Visiting the Temple of Artemis, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Following this, we will make our way to Ephesus which was one of the most important cultural centers of the ancient word. Visiting Ephesus ruins, Odeon, Celcus Library and the Theatre which is still in use today for concerts. As we walk through this ancient site you will notice the streets paved with marble which gives a hint to this city`s great wealth many years ago. Our last stop is the House of Virgin Mary where it is believed that she arrived with Saint John 4-6 years after the death of Christ and spent her final days. Return back to the hotel around 5:00 pm. Overnight in Kusadasi.
DAY – 4 PAMUKKALE TOUR (B-L)
Check out hotel. 08:00 am pick up from the reception and depart for the tour (3 hours drive). Visiting Pamukkale “Cotton Castle”, once known as Hierapolis, famous for healing thermal/ mineral baths and beautiful snow-white “petrified waterfalls”. After lunch, visiting Hierapolis, including the magnificently preserved Necropolis, the Main Street and Gates, the Thermal Baths, the Devil`s Hole, and the Masterpiece Theater. Swimming or a therapeutic bath in a hotel pool`s hot spring mineral waters (but not in the Cascade Pools) is one of your year-round options, before transfer to your hotel in Pamukkale. Overnight in Pamukkale.
DAY – 5 FLIGHT BACK TO ISTANBUL (B)
Pick up from your hotel 2 and half hours before your departure and transfer to the Cardak/Denizli airport. Flight back to Istanbul (morning or afternoon). Afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY – 6 GOODBYE (B)
Pick up 3 hours before your international flight and transfer to the airport. Have a safe trip back home!
No extra hidden cost..!
Hotel accommodations according to your selection.
Services of professionally licensed guides on local Group tours.
Meals as : B breakfasts, L lunch.
Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking minivans on local Group tours.
English speaking guided tours mentioned in the itinerary. (Group)
Inbound and outbound airport transfers to/from your hotel. (Group)
All taxes, entrance & museum fees, baggage handling. (unless otherwise stated)
VISA needed for Turkey.
Tips to guide, driver, hotel staff etc.
Harem and Treasure room entrance fees in Topkapi Palace.
Travel Insurance and personal expenses.
1 PAX 2 PAX 3-5 PAX 6-12 PAX 13+ PAX 810 USD