Istanbul-Cappadocia-Kusadasi

Duration

10 Days

Destination

Turkey

Cities

1

DAY 1

Home Town – Kusadasi

On arrival at Prague Airport proceed on our representative will drop you to Hotel Enjoy the lovely resort


DAY 2

Kusadasi Tour

Today your tour will take you to the Ephesus ancient city the greatest of all ancient sites in Anatolia. Celsius Library, the Temple of Hadrian, Marble Street and the great theatre with 24,000 seats. The House of Virgin Mary where she spent her last days.


DAY 3

Pammukkale

This morning we will enjoy a display of local handcrafted leather goods. Then we make our way to one of the tour highlights - the magnificent white calcium terraces, known as Travertines, in Pamukkale! Take a dip among ancient columns in the hot springs that were used in Roman times for their therapeutic powers. We also tour the ancient city of Hierapolis and see the theatre and museum.


DAY 4

Kusadasi – Cappadocia

Early flight to Cappadocia. Proceed to Hotel and Relax


DAY 5

Goreme Tour

Marvel at the lunar landscape of Cappadocia through the Goreme Valley Open Air Museum. The museum is the first place travelers visit when going to Cappadocia. This array of rock-cut churches are bound to leave travellers awestruck. Why not jump in a hot-air balloon and see the fairy chimneys from above? Alternatively you could explore the many levels of an underground city.


DAY 6

Kaymakli

Firstly, you will visit to RED VALLEY which is one of the most beautiful trekking valleys in Cappadocia and explore the famous rock- cut churches and hike 5 km through in this valley. After hiking in this valley, we will have rest in ÇAVUŞIN village which is one of the old Greek villages in Cappadocia. This village is famous for the houses and churches of the Christian clergymen.
Then, we will have lunch in a local restaurant. After having lunch, you will visit Ortahisar Castle which resembles Uchisar Castle in style. In this small village, you will also have a chance to see storage places. The inhabitants of Ortahisar earn their living by storing fruits yearlong in the caves cut from the volcanic rock. In the afternoon visit KAYMAKLI underground city where early christians lived in fear and faith. On the way back visit Pigeon valley where you will see where the Pigeons and hear of how they were used to help the people. Some examples where to send messages and to fertilize the grapes. Also you will see a wonderful panoramic view. After visiting all these sites, you will have time to taste some Cappadocia wines in a local wine factory. So, we will also visit Turasan Wine factory in Urgup. After the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.


DAY 7

Cappadocia – Istanbul

Breakfast at the hotel and transferred to Kayseri Airport for your flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival Istanbul Airport and transfer to your hotel. Free day at leisure on your own. Check-in process and free time. Overnight in Istanbul


DAY 8

Istanbul

Full Day Istanbul Classics and Highlights Tour. You will begin the day with Roman Hippodrome, where the chariot races were organized by the Romans and Byzantines. Blue Mosque-the only mosque with six minarets and its surroundings will be our next place to visit. Next, you will see the German Fountain - a gift of Kaiser Wilhelm 2. And listen to the stories of his liaison with the orient. Hagia Sophia - The Church of Divine Wisdom is the highlight of this day. Following the visits your guide will take you the Grand Bazaar for demonstration of Turkish Handicrafts..
Than,Topkapı Museum is the big one...the most important museum of Turkey and the Balkan Peninsula. It is an incomparably rich treasure-chest, brimming with things of historical importance. First, second, third and fourth courtyards; the Audience Hall, Divan-the High Court, Historical Kitchens, Royal Stables, the Treasury, gardens, kiosks… To see these things with a great guide...well, you will never be quite the same again. End of the tour, come back to hotel.


DAY 9

Istanbul

Full Day Istanbul Classics and Highlights Tour. You will begin the day with Roman Hippodrome, where the chariot races were organized by the Romans and Byzantines. Blue Mosque-the only mosque with six minarets and its surroundings will be our next place to visit. Next, you will see the German Fountain - a gift of Kaiser Wilhelm 2. And listen to the stories of his liaison with the orient. Hagia Sophia - The Church of Divine Wisdom is the highlight of this day. Following the visits your guide will take you the Grand Bazaar for demonstration of Turkish Handicrafts..
Than,Topkapı Museum is the big one...the most important museum of Turkey and the Balkan Peninsula. It is an incomparably rich treasure-chest, brimming with things of historical importance. First, second, third and fourth courtyards; the Audience Hall, Divan-the High Court, Historical Kitchens, Royal Stables, the Treasury, gardens, kiosks… To see these things with a great guide...well, you will never be quite the same again. End of the tour, come back to hotel.


DAY 10

Istanbul - Hometown

Check out and our representative will drop you at the Airport