7 Nights 8 Days Whirlwind Tour in Turkey
This whirlwind tour begins from your pick up at Istanbul where you will spend 2 days experiencing the highlights of this epic city.
Then moving to the coast and staying is lovely Kusadasi you will visit Ephesus and see the ruins on a great group tour.
Pamukkale is your next stop to see the white terraces and pools then back to Kusadasi for a nice relaxing evening.
The next leg will take you to a quaint wine village and transferred to the Airport for your flight to Cappadocia where you will spend 2 night enjoying all it has to offer.
- Cappadocia Tour of the Underground City Kaymakil
- Wine Village Tour
- Full Day Tour to Pamukkale
- Ancient Ephesus Day Tour
- Istanbul City Tour
- Istanbul Bosphorus Crusie
- Scheduling: Shared Tour
- Languages offered on the Activity / Tour: English
- Duration: 8 days
- Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Pick-up servicePick up from Istanbul Airport.
- Easy CancellationThere is no cancellation fee once Customers Cancel at least 7 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 50% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 3 and 6 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 100% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 2 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
- On Request
- Cut-off TimeAvailable to be booked until 2 days before the tour starts. We reserve the option to confirm the tour or not due to availability.
- Tour guide throughout the tour
- Transfer service from/to Airport
- Meal plan as mentioned in the itinerary
- Licensed local tour guide throughout the tour
- Admission fees for all sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
- Economic class domestic flight tickets
- 3 nights accommodation in Kusadasi
- 3 nights accommodation in Cappadocia
- 1 nights accommodation in Istanbul
- Personal expenses
- Tips to the guide and driver (optional)
- Beverage at lunches & Dinners
- Optional excursions
- Meals other than stated
- Visa for Turkey if required
Upon arrival Istanbul Airport, greeted by your driver and transferred to your hotel. Check-in. Leave your language to your room and meet with your guide at the lobby of your hotel and start your half-day tour to Bosphorus Cruise. Here you will be able to soak in the sights and sounds of Turkey’s Asia and Europe sector as you cruise through this water channel that is the very best of life in Istanbul. Then proceed to Spice Market (Egyptian market) it was called Egyptian Market because it was famous for selling goods shipped in from Cairo. After tour drives you back to your hotel Overnight in Istanbul.
Upon breakfast at the hotel check out, According your small group tour picks up a time meet with your guide at the lobby and depart for your full-day tour to the heart of Sultanahmet. Visit Blue Mosque, also known as the Mosque of Sultan Ahmet which boats a unique feature of 6 minarets. View its glorious interiors and distinctive blue tiles and proceed to the only remains of Hippodrome of Constantinople, which consist 3 monumental columns and fountain. This is where chariot races took place in the past. Visit Topkapi Palace, once the seat of the Ottoman Empire. Presently, its a museum palace with a wide collection of porcelain, antiques, holy relics and other treasures. After lunch in the local restaurant proceed to Hagia Sophia, the church of Divine Wisdom, one of the greatest marvels of architecture, constructed as a basilica in the 2nd century by Emperor Justinian. St Sophia was the largest cathedral in the world for nearly thousand years; it is considered the masterpiece of Byzantine architecture. After being considered the Patriarchal Basilica of Constantinople, it was converted into a mosque in 1453 by Sultan Mehmet ll. Next: Grand Bazaar, One of the largest covered markets in the world with more than 60 streets and 5000 shops, where you will find in an authentic oriental atmosphere all kind of gifts, leather clothing, rugs, antiques, jewellery, hand-woven fabrics etc. After tour drive to Airport for your 1 hour and 15min domestic flight to Izmir. Upon arrival, Izmir Airport greeted by our driver and drive you to your hotel in Kusadasi. Check-in. Overnight in Kusadasi.
According to your group tour pick up a time meet with your guide at the lobby of your hotel and start your full-day tour to Ancient Ephesus; The best preserved classic city in the western Mediterranean. The largest open-air museum in Turkey with marble streets, Library of Celsus, The great theatre, Odeon Temple, one of the seventh wonder of the Ancient world-Temple of Artemis and Agora. Ephesus is also one of the 7 Churches of Revelation and holds the House of Virgin Mary. After the tour, drive to your hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
According to your group tour pick up a time meet with your guide at the lobby and start to visit Pamukkale, a world heritage site, made of fascinating white terraces and pools created by calcareous hot spring waters flowing down the mountains. Visit the antique pool of Cleopatra which has 24000 different minerals in its water and visit Ancient Hierapolis. After the tour, travel to Kusadasi and check in hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Accordingly, your private tour pick up time, meet with your guide at the lobby of your hotel and start your half-day tour to Sirince Village which is located on top of a mountain.İt used to be an old Orthodox village called Çirkince. Here is famous for its olive oil, fruits wines, other natural products and its charming restful atmosphere. A dozen small restaurants with Turkish appetizers and wine cater to day-trippers, hotel guests and locals alike. During the exchange of populations between Greece and Turkey following world war 1, Turks from Thessaloniki, Greece was moved here (1924). After tour drop you of to your hotel. According to your flight time meet with your driver at the lobby of your hotel and transferred to Izmir Airport for your 1h 30min domestic flight to Kayseri. Upon arrival, Kayseri Airport meet with your driver and transferred to your hotel. Check-in. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Optional: Hot Air Balloon Ride According to your group tour pick-up time meet with your guide and start your day with visiting Devrent Valley where the geographical formations remind a place of another planet. Then in Pasabagi, you will take a stroll between the amazing fairy chimneys of Cappadocia. From there, driving to Avanos to have lunch. After having the lunch you leave from Avanos to see the most beautiful examples of Byzantine art in Goreme Open Air Museum. Then you will drive to Uchisar Castle, the highest point of the region, where you will have a fabulous panoramic view over Cappadocia. Next, Selimiye Monastery in Selimiye Village. On the way back will stop at Panoramic Pigeon Valley for taking pictures from the unique Cappadocia and then to Esentepe Panorama(view over Goreme Village). End of the tour drives you back to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia. Tonight you join Turkish Night Show in Cave restaurant. According to your Turkish Night Show, starting time be ready at one of the cave restaurants of Cappadocia where the show will be performed. Firstly you will be listing live music, a couple of other folk dances will be performed by the dancers with local dresses from different parts of Turkey, the Belly Dancer will perform a show. The dancers, including the bride and groom, come on the dance floor and perform the traditional way, which a girl gets married in Turkey. You will really enjoy watching. The night will be finished around 11.30pm. Overnight in Cappadocia.
According to your group tour pick up a time meet with your guide at the lobby of your hotel and start your full-day tour. Visit Underground City Kaymakli or Derinkuyu, once a place of refuge for 15000 Christians. Witness the ancient bedrooms, church, meeting hall and food storage rooms in this eight-storey city connected by 30km of corridors and passageways. Next, Selimiye Monastery in Selimiye Village. Ihlara canyon-hike 4km along the Melendiz River. Along this way, you will reach the local restaurant in Belisirma and will enjoy your lunch under trees and in green. On the way back will stop at Panoramic Pigeon Valley for taking pictures from the unique Cappadocia and then to Esentepe Panorama(view over Goreme Village). After the tour you drive back to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia
Upon breakfast at the hotel check out and according to your domestic flight time, transfer to İstanbul Airport. End of our service.
- During the summer months use sun protection.
- Bare shoulders are not permitted in holy places of worship such as churches, monasteries, mosques and synagogues.
- Comfortable footwear will be important for you experience as there will be moderate walking during the tour.