SURREALISTIC CAPPADOCIA with ISTANBUL 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
The domestic flight from Cappadocia / Istanbul
(Arrivals in Istanbul: Saturday)
Min. 2 Pax
1st Day SATURDAY ISTANBUL (Breakfast)
Arrival and reception at the airport by our staff. Transfer to the hotel. Accommodations.
2nd Day SUNDAY ISTANBUL HALF DAY (Breakfast)
Breakfast and departure to visit the old part where the most outstanding Ottoman and Byzantine monuments are concentrated. We will visit the old Hippodrome that preserves the Obelisk of Theodosius, the Egyptian Obelisk, the Serpentine Column and the Fountain of Emperor William. Next we will visit the famous Blue Mosque, the only one in the world with 6 minarets in its time. We will finish our excursion with a visit to the Basilica Cisterna that was used as a water deposit during the Byzantine period. End of the excursion in the old part. Transfer and return to the hotel. Accommodation.
3rd Day MONDAY ISTANBUL - ANKARA - CAPPADOCIA (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast and departure to Ankara passing through the mountains of Bolu, arrival in Ankara, capital of the republic. Visit of the Ataturk Mausoleum; founder of the Republic of Turkey and Museum of Independence. Lunch and departure to Cappadocia, on the way we will visit the second largest lake in the country; The Salt Lake. Arrival at the hotel, dinner and accommodation.
4th Day TUESDAY CAPPADOCIA (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast, The day is dedicated to know the spectacular Cappadocia Region, a mixture of the vagaries of nature and human art. Visit to the Göreme open-air museum with the frescoed cave churches. Stops in the valleys of Avcilar and Güvercinlik where you can enjoy an incredible lunar landscape. Lunch followed by local visits to the carpet and onyx and turquoise workshops where you can find quality and good prices. (In Cappadocia you will have the possibility of taking an optional excursion in a hot air balloon optionally at sunrise) At night an optional excursion is offered to attend a show of local dances of the region. The show includes all types of drinks such as rakı wine beer (traditional Turkish drink containing 40 degrees of alcohol and anise) dried fruits and fruits without food. We will have dinner at the hotel before going to the place. Return and accommodation at the hotel.
5th Day WEDNESDAY CAPPADOCIA-ISTANBUL (Breakfast, Lunch)
Breakfast and departure to the underground city of Özkonak, Mazı or similar, excavated by the first Christian communities. Visit of Çavusin, a local town in the region with houses from different cultures. Tour of the Tres Bellas valley. Lunch and then visit to the Uçhisar valley where you can see the old fortress carved out of the rock. Visit to the Valley of Love where we will see the most curious formations in Cappadocia. In the afternoon transfer to the airport for Istanbul. Arrival in the city and transfer to the
6th Day THURSDAY ISTANBUL (Breakfast)
Breakfast and free day with the possibility of an optional excursion. Accommodation.
Optional excursion (half day) Walk along the Bosphorus Breakfast. Departurefrom the hotel to visit the Egyptian Bazaar (spice market) and then a boat trip along the Bosphorus, the strait that separates Europe from Asia, where we can enjoy the great beauty of Istanbul's forests and its palaces and yalı, wooden palaces built on both banks Next we will visit the Suleiman Mosque, the Magnificent Mosque of Istanbul, another of the great buildings of the architect Sinan. The Süleymaniye Mosque is one of the most important cultural heritage sites in Turkey. It is the largest in the city of Istanbul and one of the most popular tourist spots in the city. Lunch at a local
restaurant. In the afternoon free time. Overnight at the hotel.
7th DAY FRIDAY ISTANBUL-CITY of ORIGIN (Breakfast)
Breakfast and departure to the airport to the city of origin. And end of our services.
Departure Dates 2021; (Saturday)
January 09/16/23 / 30
Departure Dates 2022; (Saturday)
January 15 /22
(according to chosen
| 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|