Turkey Tourkey

Mail : info@turkeytourkey.com

7/24 Support : +90 530 604 32 36

Istanbul & Ephesus (5D)

Duration :

Highlights :

Operates :

Price :

Duration: 5 Days - 4 Nights
Highlights: Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace, Grand Bazaar, Bosphorus Cruise, Underground Cistern, Dolmabahce Palace, Ancient City of Ephesus, Temple of Artemis, House Of Virgin Mary, Ephesus Museum 
Operates: Daily  All Year Around  Max. 12 persons
Price: Price on Application

Day 1- Arrival to Istanbul

Upon your arrival to Istanbul, you will be greeted our representative and be transferred to your hotel. Dpending on the time of your arrival we may be able to enjoy an excursion not available in our fixed itinary or you may wish to spend the day at your leisure.

Day 2- Old City Tour 

After breakfast your guide will meet you in the reception lounge and escort you around the Old City. You will visit the “Blue Mosque” famed for its stunning blue Iznik Tiles and Sıx Mınarets, The Byzantine Basilica of Aya Sofia, with its amazing mosaics and frescoes, Topkapi Palace, the home of the Ottoman Sultans for nearly 400 years, the Basilica Cistern and the Hippodrome, with its Egyptian Obelisk, Serpent Column and the Fountain of Kaiser Wilheim II. A visit to the Grand Bazaar, with over 4,000 shops rounds off the day. Transfer back to your hotel.Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 3- Bosphorus Cruise&Dolmabahce Palace

After meeting your guide at the hotel reception or cruise ship port we visit the Spice Bazaar, or Egyptian Bazaar, the second largest covered shopping complex in the city after the Grand Bazaar. The bazaar is filled with the aroma  of exotic Eastern spices, dried fruits, nuts and seeds, lokum, Turkish Delight, and other edibles. We visit the Rustem Pasa Mosque famous for its exquisit Iznik Ties. We then embark onto a ferryboat for an excursion along the Bosphorus. From the comfort of boats lounge you can the enjoy the city's skyline, filled with Ottoman palaces, citadels, centuries-old mansions on both the European and Asian shorelines. We stop off at Ortakoy and visit the last home of the Sultan, Dolmabahce Palace. It was here that M. Kemal Atatürk, the Founding Father and the First President of the Republic died on the 10th of November 1938.

After the tour you are transferred to your hotel 

 

DAY 4- Fly to Izmir for Ephesus Tour, Fly Back Istanbul

After an early breakfast you are transferred to the airport for the flight to Izmir from where you drive to the Ancient City of Ephesus.The tour begins  at the House of Virgin Mary on Mount Pion, where she is believed to have spent her final years, after she fled Jerusalem with John the Baptist, following the crucifixion of Christ. We then proceed to the City of Ephesus  with its Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, Library of Celcus, the Odeon, the Temple of Hadrian, the Temple of Domitian, the Theatre, believed to be the largest outdoor theatre in the ancient world, where St Paul preached. We visit the Ephesus Archeaological Museum and the Isa Bey Mosque. After the tour you are returned to aırport for the flight to Istanbul. On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel.                                                                                                          

 

Day 5- Departure from Istanbul

After breakfast your guide will meet you for your transfer to the airport/cruise port.

Luxury Turkey Tours I Custom Tours Turkey I Private Tours Turkey

Do you wish to travel to Turkey? Let us assist you experience a journey of a lifetime in Turkey with tailor-made designed Turkish vacations. We are ready to realize your dream holiday in Turkey with our experience team of specialists. Top quality service & Good Value! Always the Best! Visit every corner of the country such Western, Southern, Central & Eastern Turkey with private luxury guided tours which include a touch of Turkish hospitality. Our Exclusive Tour Guides will make your holiday so special and unforgettable. Turkey Tourkey®  offers the widest choice of package tours based on your desires. We enjoy making special crafted itineraries for our each of our clients and you can find evey kind of travel package on our website. We offer our own yachts Simay-M and Simay-F for charter so you may enjoy a wonderful Blue Cruise experience in Turkey with a traditional Turkish Gulet. ARMADA YACHTING is one the leading yachting agency's in Turkey which is dedicate to offering exclusive yacht charters. Turkey Tourkey® - the best Turkey Travel Specialist & holiday planner is licensed & accredited by the Turkish Ministry of Tourism & Culture.