Arrive Istanbul-Bosphorus Strait Entertainment
Welcome to Istanbul, one of the most beautiful city on earth. On your arrival at Istanbul airport, our tour coordinator will meet and greet you at the specified area and transfer you to the hotel. Check-in and relax. Later in the evening we proceed to celebrate life aboard a cruise boat that will take you to the famous Bosphorus Strait. Hop on the boat and then get a wonderful, panoramic view of the beautiful expanse of the ocean, watch the sunset over the grand city of Istanbul and witness the city come to life as it is illuminated with colorful nightlights, all while taking in the soothing breezes from the Sea of Marmara. A multicultural buffet (with unlimited drinks) will also be waiting for you, and while you feast, a prolific troupe will perform dances and play music for your entertainment. Overnight stay at hotel in Istanbul. (Dinner)
- 3.5 hours evening dinner cruise of the Bosphorus, right in between Europe and Asia
- Watch the sun set over the Bosphorus Strait and cruise under Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge
- Absorb the illuminated majesty of iconic Istanbul landmarks at night
- Feast upon a delectable 3-course meal inspired by Turkish culinary classics
- Sip on unlimited drinks from an onboard bar
- Enjoy vibrant onboard entertainment like belly dancing, dervish dance folkloric shows performed by a professional dancers team
DAY 2 :
Istanbul City Tour
After taking your fill at morning breakfast, set out for a super fun day by Immersing yourself in Istanbul’s wonderful history and lively culture with this tour that takes you to some of the city’s most popular and iconic landmarks: the Roman Hippodrome, where chariot races occurred during the Roman and Byzantine eras. Check out the Blue Mosque, the only mosque with six minarets, known for the lovely blue colors of the iznik tiles used inside. Near the Blue Mosque is the German Fountain, built to commemorate Emperor Wilhelm II, and the majestic Hagia Sophia, a basilica made in the 6th century by Emperor Justinian. Your last stop for the tour is the Grand Bazaar, one of the largest and oldest covered markets worldwide! Comprised of over 61 streets and 4,000 different shops, this is the perfect stop to purchase memorable souvenirs to bring home to your family and friends. Evening is free for your leisure you can explore the local markets.
Overnight stay at hotel in Istanbul (Breakfast)
DAY 3 :
Bosphorus Strait Cruise with cable car ride and Golden Horn
After having your morning breakfast we proceed to explore city of Istanbul from a completely different perspective along the Bosphorus Strait. Once the cruise begins, you’re free to relax and take photos as you travel along this natural waterway that links together Europe and Asia. Once the cruise is over, you’ll then proceed to the Teleferik Cable Car Station, where you’ll get to see the magnificent Golden Horn, the primary inlet of the Bosphorus. Enjoy a scenic cable wagon trip up to Pierre Loti Coffee House, where French novelist Pierre Loti came for inspiration. Soak up this unbeatable view of the surrounding areas,before you head back to the city and get dropped off at your accommodation.
Later in the evening you can explore local markets of the city. Overnight Stay in hotel.
DAY 4 :
Cappadocia- Turkish Night show with Dinner at Cave Restaurant
After charging yourself with wonderful breakfast we proceed our journey towards Cappadocia. Our representative pick you from hotel and drop to Airport from where you can catch flight to Kayseri Airport. Upon arrival at Kayseri, you’ll be transferred to your hotel. Check-in and refresh yourself. If you’re in the mood for fine wine tasting, Cappadocia’s Kocabağ Wine Shop is the place to go. The small but handy selection of vines displayed outside give you an insight on the different grape varieties used for all the connoisseurs who are interested in digging deep. On the main road of Uchisar’s town square, free wine tastings and stocks of varied kinds of wines attract tourists from all part of the country here. Later in the evening we proceed to spend a night out in Cappadocia in authentic Turkish style with an evening that combines great music, dancing, and drinks in a fantastic cave setting. Help yourself to the open bar for unlimited beer, wine, and soft drinks during the show and enjoy as performers bring Turkey’s culture and heritage to life through song and dance, performing customary folk dances from seven different regions as well as traditional Turkish wedding dances.Enjoy your dinner as drummers bring the evening to a climactic end. Overnight stay at hotel in Cappadocia.
DAY 5 :
Full-Day Open Air Museum with Underground City Tour
After Breakfast at hotel, head to the deepest Underground city to explore its 4 floors, 30 meters deep. Move on to the highest point of the center of Cappadocia in Uchisar town, Uchisar Castle.Visit the most important sight, Goreme Open Air Museum, to see its many churches with wall paintings (frescoes) describing the life of Jesus Christ, dating back to the 10th century. The Cavusin village will be your next stop. Make the most of this trip to see an abandoned village and its Greek Houses. Take some time for lunch in Avanos before visiting a pottery shop, and learn how to make potteries and seramics. Move on to Pasabag, a sacred place and home to many monks. Finally, stop at Devrent Valley and marvel at its rock formations, shaped like animals, the reason that this place has been nicknamed Imagination Valley. Overnight stay at hotel in Cappadocia (Breakfast+Lunch).
DAY 6 :
Enjoy a lazy morning followed by a breakfast. After breakfast our representative picks you up from hotel and transfer to Kayseri Airport. From there you will catch your flight to Antalya Airport. After reaching to Antalya Airport our representative pick you from airport and drop to the hotel. After reaching to the hotel you can relax for some
time. Evening is at leisure.
Overnight Stay in the Hotel
DAY 7 :
Pamukkale Full Day Tour
Your first stop in this historical tour will be in Korkuteli for breakfast at your own expenses. Arrive to Denizli, the closest city to Pamukkale, where you will stop to enjoy some breathtaking panoramic views. Next is an open buffet lunch at a local restaurant within the Pamukkale surroundings. On arrival to Pamukkale, discover the ruins of the ancient city of Hierapolis (check out the old ruined amphitheatre, city walls, bathhouses, necropolis, and many more) to learn more about the history and culture of this once magnificent location. Then you can walk on the white travertine’s, enjoying the full beauty of this natural wonder, and then swim in its natural pools with relaxing hot spring waters. Not far from the travertine’s is an ancient pool called Cleopatra’s Pool, said to be a gift from Marc Antony to Cleopatra. Swimming there is optional and requires an extra fee. On the way back, you will pass Denizli for one last time and stop for some shopping for textile, leather, and onyx fabrics. Have a hearty and delicious dinner at a local restaurant (at your expense) before you are transferred back to your hotel in Antalya. (Lunch)
DAY 8 :
Antalya City Sightseeing and Waterfalls Tour
This immersive sightseeing tour begins at around 8:30 in the morning. First, head to the Duden Waterfalls National Park, the most visited in the Antalya region. Walk through this beautiful park and listen the sound of rushing water. Behind the main waterfall, there is a natural cave where you can watch the cascades. Do not leave this place without taking great pictures behind the water flow and walking along the river with turquoise-colored waters. After, you’ll be enjoying a one-hour boat trip from the old harbour that will take you to the breathtaking Karpuzkaldiran Waterfalls, the highest one in the area. Enjoy the scenic coast of Antalya Old City, breathe in the sea air, and just relax on the boat before heading back. Once lunch at a local restaurant is finished, you will be given one hour to an hour and a half of free time to explore the old town (Kaleici). Get to see top attractions of the city: Hadrianus Gate, Clock Tower, Kesik Minare (Truncated Minaret), and ancient city walls dating back to the second century.
Old Town with its narrow stony streets is also a great place to explore a considerable number of boutiques, art galleries, and interesting museums. And don’t forget to buy some memorable souvenirs from the authentic shops before leaving Kaleici! End the day with a convenient transfer back to your hotel. (Breakfast+Lunch)
DAY 9 :
Antalya to Istanbul
Enjoy a lazy morning followed by a breakfast. After breakfast our representative picks you up from hotel and transfer to Antalya Airport. From there you will catch your flight to Istanbul Airport. After reaching to Istanbul Airport our representative pick you from airport and drop to the hotel. After reaching to the hotel you can relax for some time. Evening is at leisure. If you want you can use this time for some shopping.
Overnight Stay in the Hotel.
DAY 10 :
Istanbul to Delhi
Enjoy a lazy morning followed by a breakfast. After breakfast our representative picks you up from hotel and transfer to Istanbul Airport. From there you will catch your flight to Delhi with all the sweet memories of this wonder tour. On your return, we would like to receive your feedback about the trip.