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Turkey & Istanbul

Overview

Experience The Delights in Turkey Vacation Packages. Turkey is welcoming you in Istanbul and Cappadocia Tour in  6 Days, Visit Istanbul and Cappadocia Sightseeing Tours, Enjoy The Fabulous Cities in Turkey and Visit the most incredible attractions at Istanbul: The Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, The Hippodrome, Snake Column, Grand Bazaar, The Topkapi Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Cappadocia: Devrent Valley and Pasabagi, Avanos, Goreme, Underground City, and more with Star Shine Tours.

Itinerary

Arrival Istanbul

Istanbul and Cappadocia Tour starting since your Arrival in Istanbul and assistance, transfer to your hotel to start your Turkey Vacation Package. The rest of the day is yours. Overnight in Istanbul.

Istanbul City Tour ( Full day )

After breakfast, we will start our full day of the city with the Hagia Sophia, one of the most emblematic places of Istanbul, beautiful architectural wonder, and also one of the largest and most impressive churches in the world. Originally built by Emperor Constantine in the 4th century, and converted into a mosque by the Ottomans in the 15th century, We will visit The Topkapi Palace, where the sultans lived between 1478 and 1856. Topkapi is not a unique structure, ıt ıs an organic monumental complex formed by several kiosks, gardens and distributed areas that are located in the neighborhood or historic center at the entrance of the Horn of gold, We continue The Blue Mosque, one of the most important religious buildings, unique for its 6 minarets and it’s heavenly interior decorated with the famous blue Iznik tiles, lunch. In the afternoon we see the Roman Hippodrome, scene of chariot races, last stop at The Grand Bazaarwhere you can enjoy your free tíme on your Turkey Vacation Package for the second day. Transfer to hotel and overnight stay.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch

 Cruise on the Bosphorus and Asia (Full day)

Breakfast at the hotel, then you will spend a full day at the Bosphorus. In the morning we will make a previous visit to the Egyptian Bazaar or Bazaar of Spices built in the seventeenth century and located in the old district of Eminönü in Istanbul. We continue to take the boat for the tour of the Bosphorus (regular boat) taking place along the Sea of ​​Marmara on both sides of the city: Asian and European. During this tour you can see monuments such as: Palacios de Dolmabahce, Çiragan, La forteleza de Rumeli Hisarı, and others. We continue the visit to the Beylerbeyi Palace, built in white marble by Sultan Abdulaziz in the 19th century; the same, served as summer residence to the subsequent sultans and guest house for foreign dignitaries. Lunch. Ascending to the Hill of Çamlica, known as the Hill of Lovers, this offers a majestic panoramic view of the Bosphorus and Istanbul. Back to hotel and overnight in Istanbul.
Meals: Breakfast and lunch

Cappadocia Full Day Tour by Flight from Istanbul 

The seconf part of Istanbul and Cappadocia Tour starts withTransfer to the airport to take the flight (TK 2014 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm) to Kayseri.Take the opportunity to discover Cappadocia, a region unique in the world for its geological formation in which you can discover impressive reliefs and formations that, without a doubt, will surprise you. Enjoy a full day excursion in the northern part of Cappadocia, the most amazing part of the volcanic territory. First, we visit the Goreme Open Air Museum, which is recognized by UNESCO as a medieval monastic complex Now we continue to Ortahisar Panorama which offers a wonderful view with its natural castle in the center, stone houses and beautiful mosques. From here, a short journey will take us to the Pasabagi (valley of the monks), where we will see the conical columns like chimneys of the fairies that were also used for the houses and orthodox churches of the hermits. After lunch at a local restaurant in the city of Avanos, on the banks of the Kizilirmak (red river), we will see some of the most famous Turkish crafts. Before returning to the hotel, we will have a stop in the valley of Devrent, famous for its strange training. Valle de Tres Bellas, has a beautiful view over the city Urgup, famous with wine, and vineyards with apricot gardens where they can always take photos. Upon completion, visitors will be transferred to their hotel after visiting Goreme Panaroma, a panoramic stop south of Goreme. We move to the hotel to make dinner and accommodation.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 Cappadocia / fly back to Istanbul 

Enjoy a complete excursion touring in the south of Cappadocia, the most interesting part of the volcanic torritory. First, we walked 4 km through the Valley of Red and Pink. During this beautiful journey we will observe the fauna and flora of Cappadocia, rich in quarries and full of vineyards. After lunch at a local restaurant, near the Valley of the Pigeons, the trip will continue to see the amazing underground city. It is one of the best preserved and deepest underground cities in the region, already worked in the second millennium before Christ. The city extends in eight levels on the earth and is carved on the soft volcanic stone. Before lunch we will enter the Valle de Amor, originally called Valle Blanco, which offers a beautiful view with its graceful shaped chimneys. Finally, the excursion will end in an ancient Christian village of Cavusin that offers spectacular views, since it has been eroded to a great extent and partially collapsed. After this visit, we will go to the village of Uchisar, where a castle made of natural stone gives a great picture of all its angles, one of the landmarks of the region that offers a great picture of all its angles. Finally, visit a carpet workshop to see how Turkish carpets known in the world are woven, along with an onyx and jewelery workshop. Transfer to Kayseri airport to take the flight to Istanbul. Arrive and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation in Istanbul.
Meals: breakfast and lunch

Departure from Istanbul

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Istanbul International Airport for final departure and the End of Istanbul and Cappadocia Tour
Meals: breakfast.

Included

  • Meet and greet service by our English speaking driver at Istanbul and Cappadocia airports
  • All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle are included in Turkey Vacation Packages
  • Accommodation 4 Nights based on bed and breakfast in Istanbul
  • Accommodation 1 Night based on bed, breakfast, and dinner in Cappadocia
  • Domestic flights ( Istanbul – Cappadocia – Istanbul  15 KG + 8 KG handbag )
  • All sightseeing tours in Turkey is Sharing Group
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
  • Local english-speaking tour guide during the tour
  • Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
  • All service charges and taxes

Excluded

  • International flights
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips to the guide and driver