Turkey Budget Tour 10 days

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            (Daily Departure)

DAY 01 : Arrival istanbul      (Meals: No)
Upon arrival in Istanbul (Ataturk Airport), our representative will meet you & transfer to the hotel.
(Check-In after 13:00pm) and check in to hotel. Rest of day is leisure and Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 2 - Historical Istanbul Tour ( Walking tour) (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, visit to the ancient Byzantine Hippodrome where you will tour the Egyptian Obelisk, Serpentine Column, Fountain of Wilhelm II, the elegant Blue Mosque famous with its heavenly six minarets and the Hagia Sophia Museum, built during the reign of Emperor Theodosius and burned down in the fire of Nika Revolt in 532 A.D. After lunch visit the Topkapi Palace (excluding harem), residence and administrative center of the Ottoman Sultans. Day tour will finish with the visit of Grand Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 03: Istanbul to Gallipoli       (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
06:30 am After meeting up with your professionally-trained licensed tour guide at hotel, drive to the World War I Battlefields of Gallipoli. Arrival to Eceabat & lunch break at local restaurant. After lunch, you will start touring Gallipoli Peninsula and visit Kabatepe War Museum, Beach Cemetery (John Simpson's Grave), ANZAC Cove, Ari Burnu (First ANZAC landing place), Lone Pine Cemetery (Australian memorial), Johnston's Jolly (Walk in the ANZAC trenches), View Shrapnel Valley, Turkish Memorial, The Nek and Walker's Ridge & Chunuk Bair (Main New Zealand memorial). Overnight in Canakkale.

DAY 04: Troy then  bus transport to Selcuk        (Meals: Breakfast)
After breakfast at 08:45am we depart for the ancient city of Troy . Your guide will explain the mythology surrounding Troy, the Trojan Horse and Helen of Troy, as well as the history and discoveries of the archeological diggings from its discovery by Heinrich Schliemann in the 1870's to the present day and on going. Nine cities have been discovered built one on top of the other dating back to 3500 B.C. After tour 05 hours bus transportation to Selcuk. Overnight in Selcuk.

DAY 05: Ephesus tour      (Meals:Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, 09:00am pick up from hotel for daily Ephesus Tour; First stop, Ephesus Ancient City - Enter through the Magnesia Gate and begin a slow, downhill walk with your guide into the ruins of this Roman provincial capital. Your route takes you past the Odeon, the Celsus Library, the Temple of Hadrian, the Fountain of Trajan. The Grand Theatre, where Saint Paul preached, is the largest theatre is antiquity with capacity of 24.000 seats.Next we will visit the ruins of the Temple of Artemis (one of the seven wonders of the world). Lunch at a nice local restaurant and then we will visit the House of the Virgin Mary's - The Vatican has recognized this small house in the Solmissos Mountains as the final resting place of the Virgin Mary. A small shrine dedicated to St. Mary was found when the ruins of the house were first discovered.  Overnight in Selcuk.

DAY 06: Pamukkale tour then to Cappadocia      (Meals:Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, depart for Pamukkale to visit Hierapolis meaning "sacred city’’, famous for its hot springs. The calcium waters rise from the ground at a temperature of 35 C and tumble down the mountain from a height of 100 meters, forming a myriad of pools. Cream-colored stalactites are formed as the water overflows from the pools, creating a breathtaking sight unequalled in the world. Bring swimwear as you may have time to swim in the Antique Pool (extra fee applies.) Also visit the ancient ruins of the City of Hierapolis with its basilica, Roman Bath and Necropolis. 21:00 pm Overnight coach to Cappadocia.

DAY 07:Arrival and North Cappadocia tour      (Meals:Breakfast+Lunch)
07:00 am After arrive in Goreme, pick you up from bus station and transfer to hotel. 09:15 pick up from the hotel to driveto  Kaymakli Underground City (See how the people lived in this multi level city complete with stables, kitchens, storage chambers and wine making rooms), Soganli Valley (Relaxing 3km walk through the valley with Byzantine period rock tombs), Sobesos (A Roman Bath from the 5th century and mosaics and graves from Byzantine Empire Period), Taskinpasa Medresesi, Keslik Monastery (Churches from 8th and 12th centuries, refectory and other complexes, used by monks.) and Mustafapasa (Experience the Ottoman and Greek architecture of this old Greek Village once called Sinasos). Overnight in Cappadocia

DAY 08: South Cappadocia tour then to Istanbul     (Meals:Breakfast+Lunch)
[OPTINAL:This morning an hour hot-air balloon ride available with extra cost of 150.00 EUR Per person]
Devrent Imagination Valley (Take a walk through this lunar landscape where different rock formations can be seen), Zelve open air museum(houses carved in rock, Seljukian mosque & remains nearly from all the ancient civilizations), Pasabaglari (Fairy chimneys), Avanos (Pottery demonstration with the Hittite technique), Lunch at a local cave restaurant, Uchisar Rock-Castle (Highest point in the region, great for seeing the sunset), Esentepe (Panoramic view of Goreme valley) and Goreme Open Air Museum (Rock cut churches, frescoes, monastery) and transfer to bus station. 20:00 pm Take an overnight bus to Istanbul.

DAY 09: Arrival Istanbul / Half day Bosphorus cruise      (Meals:No)
07:00 am arrive in Istanbul bus station take a shuttle bus to Sultanahmet & check in hotel. 13:20 pm Pick up from hotel, drive to Spice Market, Egyptian Bazaar heaped with various sweets & spices is one of the world’s largest spice bazaars since 1665. Then embark on the Bosphorus ferry for an unforgettable cruise along the Bosphorus, the beautiful strait that divides Europe from Asia.  Overnight in Istanbul

DAY 10: Tour ends/ Transfer to Airport      (Meals:Breakfast)
Breakfast, check-out from your hotel (before 12:00pm), we will arrange transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport

PACKAGE RATE INCULUDES:
03 Nights in istanbul with breakfast   
01 Night in Canakkale with breakfast  
02 Nights in Kusadasi with breakfast  
01 Night in Cappadocia  with breakfast  
02 Nights on Overnight coach from Pamukkale to Cappadocia /Cappadocia to Istanbul
SIGHTSEEING TOURS
01 day Group Istanbul tour includes guiding in english, entrance fees, lunch transport
01 day Group Gallipoli tour includes guiding in english, entrance fees, lunch transport
01 Half day Group Troy tour includes guiding in english, entrance fees, transport
01 day Group Pamukkale tour includes guiding in english, entrance fees, lunch transport
01 day Group Ephesus tour includes guiding in english, entrance fees, lunch transport
02 day Group Cappadocia tour includes guiding in english, entrance fees, lunch transport
01 Half day Group Bosphorus cruise includes guiding in english, entrance fees, transport
TRANSPORTATION
All land transportation and transfers airports/hotels/airports
All local taxes & Service charges 

VALID: 05th Janurary to 01st March 2018
HOTEL DOUBLE ROOM TRIPLE ROOM SINGLE ROOM
3 Star 675.00 EURO PER PERSON  665.00 EURO PER PERSON 815.00 EURO PER PERSON
VALID: 02nd March to 01st October 2018
HOTEL DOUBLE ROOM TRIPLE ROOM SINGLE ROOM
3 Star 710.00 EURO PER PERSON 700.00 EURO PER PERSON 925.00 EURO PER PERSON

 

Entrance Fees Included for following Sites:
Istanbul:         Haghia Sophia, Topkapi Palace ( No Harem), Bosphorus ferry
Cappadocia:   Goreme open air museum, Derinkuyu Underground city
Pamukkale:    Hierapolis ( Ancient pool not include)
Ephesus:        Ephesus Open air museum, Virgin Mary house
Canakkale:    Gallipoli, Troy & Pergamon