Tour Style : Small Group Tour
Duration : 5 Days – 4 Nights
Departures : All year round – Guaranteed Departure
Highlights : Cappadocia – Pamukkale – Didym, Milet, Priene – Ephesus
Day 01:Pıck up from your hotel ın Istanbul and take the morning flight from Istanbul Ataturk airport to Kayseri. Arrival and meeting at the airport just outside the arrival gate with a sign bearing your name and transfer to Cappadocia.
GOREME MUSEUM & FAIRY CHIMNEY TOUR AT 09:30AM
In the morning, first meeting with the lunar landscape of Cappadocia : rock formations beyond belief in Devrent Valley, visit to Pasabag – fairy chimneys where the voice of wind mixes with the songs of fairies. Lunch in Avanos, center of terracotta work of art since 3000 BC. and a demonstration in a traditional pottery workshop. In the afternoon, visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum and see the best examples of Byzantine art in Cappadocia in rock-cut churches with frescoes and paintings (10th to 13th century). Climb to the top of the Uchisar Rock-Castle to have a panoramic view of the valleys of Cappadocia.
Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 02:ROSE VALLEY & KAYMAKLI UNDGROUND CITY TOURS AT 09:30AM
Depart from your hotel to visit Red valley,and explore the famous rock- cut churches and hike 5 km through the Güllüdere valley. Then visit Çavuşin village.This village is famous for the houses and churches of the christian clergymen. After lunch Drive to the pigeon valley . In the afternoon visit Kaymaklı underground city. Where early Christians lived in fear and faith
After the tour take a night bus to Pamukkale .
Day 03 : pamukkale Tour at 09:30am
Arrive in Pamukkale early morning. Meet in the bus station and transfer to hotel. You will not stay in Pamukkale but still we arrange a room for you to let you have shower and fresh up before the tour starts. After having breakfast from hotel, you will be picked up for the tour of Pamukkale and Hierapolis.
After the tour, our local agency will transfer you to bus station and you will have a short distance bus to Selcuk. Overnight Selcuk or Kusadasi.
Day 04:Didym, Milet, Priene Tout at 08:30am
Drive to Didim where you visit Oracle Temple, Prytaneum, Ilyas bey Mosque, Byzantine Fortress, Nymphoion then drive to one of the Ionian city Miletos, Bouleterion, Faustine Bath, Temple of Athena where you visit the theatre and continue to visit Priene and columns.
Overnight Selcuk or Kusadasi.
Day 05: Ephesus Tours at 09:00am
The tour begins by visiting the remains of the the Temple of Artemis, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Afterwards, it proceeds to the spectacular main site of Ephesus, undoubtedly the most superbly preserved Greco-Roman city. Unmistakable highlights surviving among the ruins are the Celsius Library, Agora, Theater, Odeon, Trajan Fountain, Domitianus Temple and Roman Latrines. Following a lunch break, visit the House of Virgin Mary; reputed to be where she spent her final days.
After the tour, your guide will connect you for your transfer to Izmir airport for pm flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival at Istanbul airport, our staff will await you with your name sign to transfer you to your hotel.
What is included
- All of the transfers
- Domestic flight tickets from Istanbul to Kayseri and Izmir to Istanbul
- Bus Tıcket bfrom cappadocıa to pamukakle
- 3 nights in 4 star hotel accommodations including breakfast.
- 5 lunches
- All of the entrance fees to the museums and to the ancient sites
- Professional English speaking tour guide throughout the package.
- Tax and service charges
Not included :
Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours:
Highly Recommended in Cappadocia :
- Hot-Air Balloon Flight in Cappadocia: 175 Euros per adult cash payment (no child reduction)
Hot-Air Balloon Watching Photo Tour by Taxi: 40 Euros per person (no child reduction)
- Whirling Dervishes Show: 40 Euros per person
- Turkish Night (traditional folk dances, belly dancers, unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, 3-course meal, transfer to and from your hotel): 60 Euros per person
- Turkish Baths (Hamam): 40 Euros per person
- Horseriding: 30 Euros per person (1 hour)
- ATV / Quad: 30 Euros (1 hour)