As a large country boasting an incredibly varied landscape that can cater for almost every kind of activity, Turkey has it all from relaxing beach and family holidays soaking up the sunshine, city breaks in historic settings to action-packed activity holidays amid stunning scenery. Explore the array of year-round active pursuits available in Turkey, including white-water rafting, trekking, ballooning, yachting and skiing; as well as a huge variety of other things to experience in Turkey.
Welcome to Istanbul!! Arrive in lovely Istanbul and transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon, depart for a half-day Bosphorus Cruise. Take in the sights and sounds of this legendary waterway lined with historic villages, grand wooden mansions, imposing fortresses, and the Baroque summer palaces of the late Ottoman sultans. After the cruise, visit the Spice Bazaar (closed on Sundays), a thrilling riot of colours, sounds, and the rich smells of exotic spices. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, depart for a half day sightseeing tour of the Sultanahmet district at the heart of old Istanbul. Visit St. Sophia (On Mondays replaced by the Chora Church Museum). Next, visit the Blue Mosque, which owes its name to the exquisite tiles adorning its interior. Walk through the Hippodrome, the stadium of the ancient Byzantium. Finish the tour at the Grand Bazaar, which was the commercial heart of the old city. Its 4,000 shops are full of treasures – including carpets and kilims, silks, jewellery, ceramics, icons, and leather goods. Wandering through the Grand Bazaar (closed on Sundays), you may indulge in a little shopping, Ottoman style. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to airport to catch flight to Kayseri or Nevsehir. Welcome to Cappadocia!! As if plucked from a whimsical fairytale and set down upon the stark Anatolian plains, Cappadocia is a geological oddity of honeycombed hills and towering boulders of otherworldly beauty. The fantastical topography is matched by the human history here. People have long utilised the region's soft stone, seeking shelter underground and leaving the countryside scattered with fascinating troglodyte-style architecture. Upon landing, transfer to Cappadocia . Today you will experience Turkish Bath including exfoliation,massage,sauna and bath for relaxing. Later in the evening, watch Whirling Dervishes Show. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, spend some time relaxing at the hotel.Then depart from the hotel at noon time to explore the beautiful landscape of Cappadocia including Underground City and Open Air Museum. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast transfer to the airport to catch the flight to Antalya via Istanbul. Welcome to Antalya!! This "blue" city enchants its guests with its beautiful beaches and has the longest coastline in Turkey. The most striking feature of Antalya are the terrific palm trees of the city which cool you with their shade and accompany you with their breeze on your way. Common in Antalya and adorning the city, palm trees are a sign of the mild Mediterranean climate of the city. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Free at leisure for the rest of the day. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, visit the tour of the ancient ruins of PERGE, SIDE, and the ASPENDOS amphitheater, best preserved Roman Theatre in the World which is still in use. This is the best possible tour to the ancient ruins and cities of Antalya, which reflects the glorious age of classical era. The triangle historical tour ends at Manavgat Waterfalls with a refreshment break at the edge of showering water drops. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast early in the morning, You will be transferred to the main bus terminal for a nice road journey to Fethiye which takes 3.5 hours to arrive. Upon arrival to Fethiye,you will be taken to a tour of Fethiye including beach visit and lunch. Overnight at hotel.
Pamukkale Day Tour from Fethiye is the perfect way to enjoy Pamukkale, the 'cotton castles' and Hierapolis all in one day. 08.00am - Pick up from hotel in Fethiye and journey takes approximately 4 hours. Around 12.00 pm arrival to Pamukkale, we enjoy a delicious buffet lunch. Following lunch guests will get to enjoy guided tours of: Pamukkale. Spectacular white terraces of Pamukkale with the sparkling white castle like cascades. Then we visit Hierapolis Ancient city which is a World Heritage Site. Around 16.00 pm we will Depart from Pamukkale for Kusadasi which will take approximately 4 hours. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, visit to the House of the Virgin Mary, which is believed to be the place she was taken to by St John to spend her last days. Next stop is a visit to the former capital of Asia Minor, Ephesus. Excavations began in the 19th Century, and some of the buildings you will see include gymnasiums, agoras, the Domitian Square, the Hadrian Temple, the Roman Bath, the Celsus Library and the biggest theatre in Anatolia with 25,000 seats. After visiting Ephesus, we move on to the Temple of Artemis which is one of the seven wonders of the Ancient World.You will also visit Isa Bey Mosque,which is a beautiful example of Seljuk Turkish architecture in an atmospheric location. It is the oldest known example of a Turkish mosque with a courtyard. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Izmir airport for a flight back to Istanbul. Upon arrival, we will transfer you to the hotel. In the evening, enjoy Bosphorus Dinner Cruise. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast , spend the day to explore Istanbul on your own. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board the return flight with lots of memories to share with your family and friends.