ITINERARY: KTS 08
ISTANBUL WITH CAPPADOCIA PACKAGE 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
WITH 2 INTERNAL FLIGHTS INCLUDED
Minimum 2 Pax
1st Day Arrival in Istanbul
Arrival and assistance. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
2nd Day: ISTANBUL (Breakfast)
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day with the possibility of having an optional excursion in "Bosphorus and Sultanahmet Neighborhood". OPTIONAL EXCURSION | BOSPHORUS AND SULTANAHMET NEIGHBORHOOD (Full day with lunch) Breakfast. Departure from the hotel to visit the Egyptian Bazaar (spice market) and then boat tour on the
Bosphorus the strait that separates Europe from Asia where we can enjoy the great beauty of the forests of Istanbul its palaces and yalı, wooden palaces built on both banks. In the afternoon we will continue our tour with a visit to the Beylerbeyi Palace which was built in white marble by Sultan Abdülaziz in the 19th century. Lunch at a local restaurant. The palace was used as a summer residence for the sultans and as a
guest house for foreign dignitaries. At the end the guide will take us to the highest and most famous Camlıca Hill in the city where all the beauty is contemplated of the Bosphorus Strait. Transfer and return to the hotel. Accommodation.
3rd DAY: ISTANBUL | FLIGHT TO CAPPADOCIA (Breakfast, Dinner)
Breakfast at the hotel. Free day. Possibility of signing up for an optional excursion 'HISTORIC ISTANBUL'. OPTIONAL EXCURSION | HISTORIC ISTANBUL (full day with lunch) Departure from the hotel for a panoramic tour of the city, passing through the important neighborhoods of the historical part and the modern part of the city, including a walk through the İstiklal Street. (Lunch) In the afternoon visit the Topkapi Palace, residence and administrative center of the Sultans of the Ottoman Empire, famous for its excellent collections of weapons, jewels, porcelain and relics (Harem
section with subcharge ticket).Continuation for free time in the Grand Bazaar (closed on Sundays, religious holidays and October 29), a building that houses more than 4000 stores inside. In the combined hour, transfer to the airport to take the domestic flight to Cappadocia (included). Arrival in Cappadocia. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
4th DAY: CAPPADOCIA (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
At dawn, possibility of participating in an optional hot air balloon excursion, a unique experience, over rock formations, fairy chimneys, natural formations, lunar landscapes.
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure from the hotel through the Dervent valley to discover the natural formations of the region. Continuation of visits to the Goreme Valley-Open Air Museum, (World Heritage by UNESCO) the Byzantine complex formed by rock-cut churches. Lunch. Hike through the troglodyta village of Uchisar with its citadel that offers a magnificent view of the region. Visit the Pasabagi valley to see the famous fairy chimneys of the Cappadocia region. At night an optional excursion is offered to
attend a show of local dances of the region. The show includes all kinds of unlimited drinks such as beer, wine and rakı (traditional Turkish drink containing 40 degrees alcohol and anise), dried fruits and fruits without food. We will have dinner at the hotel before going to the venue. Return and accommodation at the hotel.
5th DAY: CAPPADOCIA | FLIGHT TO ISTANBUL (Breakfast, Lunch)
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure from the hotel through the Kizilcukur valley for a hike. Continuation through the typical town of Cavusin. Lunch and visit to the underground city of Kaymakli, built by Christian communities to protect themselves from Arab attacks. The underground city preserves the stables, a church, large common rooms, meeting room and small rooms for families. After the tour, transfer to the airport to take the domestic flight (included) to Istanbul. Arrival to Istanbul. Transfer to
the hotel. Accommodation.
6th DAY: ISTANBUL (Breakfast)
Breakfast. Free day. Possibility of signing up for an optional tour 'JEWELS OF ISTANBUL'. OPTIONAL EXCURSION | JEWELS OF ISTANBUL (full day with lunch)
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to visit the Sultanahmet neighborhood with the Roman Hippodrome square, the Blue Mosque, unique among all the Ottoman mosques to have 6 minarets in its time. Next we will visit the famous Cistern Basilica that was used as a water reservoir during Byzantine times. (Lunch) At the end we go to the Eyup neighborhood, which is the most revered Muslim shrine in Istanbul, after
Mecca and Jerusalem it is the third holy place of pilgrimage in the Islamic world. At the top of the barium hill, above the cemetery is the famous Pierre Loti cafe. The cafe has a great view of the Golden Horn. Back to the hotel.
7th DAY: DEPARTURE FROM ISTANBUL (Breakfast)
Breakfast at the hotel. At the combined time, transfer to the airport and end of our services.
Departure Dates 2021; (Friday)
Departure Dates 2021; (Friday)
(according to chosen category)
| Laleli Gonen 3 * sup or Akgün Hotel 3 * sup or similar
Lares Park 4 * or Nippon 4 * or Lamartine 4 * or
Midtown or similar
|Ramada Hotel 4 *, Dinler Hotel Nevşehir 4 * os.
Dinler Hotel Ürgüp 5 *, Hotel Perissia 5 *, Crystal Hotel 5 * or similar
PRICES**Net in USD per person **
|Pp / dbl||Single suppl.||Pp / trp||0-2 years||3-11 years|
HOTELS CATEGORY SUPERIOR LUXURY STANDARD
|Istanbul||5*||Radisson Blue Pera 5 * or Elite World 5 * or Divan Hotel
|Cappadocia||5*||Yunak Evleri or BW Premier Cappadocia Cave Type
PRICES**Net in USD per person **
|Pp / dbl||Single Supp||Pp / trp||0-2 years||3-11 years|
EXCURSIONS ARE OPTIONAL
NET PRICES PER PERSON
EXCLUSIVELY FOR RESERVATION PRIOR TO ARRIVAL IN TURKEY
Optional IST Jewels Tour Full day with lunch: 70 USD
Optional Historical Excursion Full day with lunch: 60 USD
Optional Bosphorus and Topkapi tour complete with lunch: 70 USD
Show in Cappadocia: 50 USD
Balloon Ride in Cappadocia: 260 USD
NOTE: WE MAKE A REDUCTION IN THE PRICE OF ALL OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES AS A SPECIAL OFFER FOR YOU AS LONG AS THEY PAY THE GUIDE.IN THIS CASE, THE DISCOUNTED PRICE WILL BE 460 DOLLARS PER PERSON.
Accommodation in hotels (or similar)
Transfers with assistance
Local English-speaking guide for all visits is included in the program
Menu according to program
Visits with tickets are included
Minibus or bus routes with A / C, depending on the number of passengers
Domestic flights (Istanbul / Cappadocia and Cappadocia / Istanbul)
Prices do not include
Personal expenses and extras
Drinks during lunch / dinner
Tips to drivers and guide (at discretion)