WONDERS OF CENTRAL ANATOLIA, WESTERN TURKEY AND ISTANBUL
DAY 1: CAPPADOCIA
Flight to Cappadocia ‘Kayseri or Nevsehir’. Welcome on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Cappadocia.
DAY 2: UCHISAR / GOREME / OZKONAK / ZELVE
Depart for the visits in Cappadocia region: visit of the rocky peak of Uçhisar, the open-air museum of Goreme, and then the underground city of Ozkonak. Lunch during visits. Visit of the open air museum of Zelve and Pasabag. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Cappadocia.
DAY 3: CAPPADOCIA / KONYA
Departure for Konya, on the way, visit of the Sultanhani caravanserai. Lunch during visits. Visit the museum-mausoleum of Mevlâna. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Konya.
DAY 4: KONYA / ANTALYA
Departure to the Mediterranean coast for visits to Aspendos and to Perge. Lunch during visits. End of the day, arrival in Antalya. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Antalya.
DAY 5: ANTALYA / PAMUKKALE
Departure from Antalya for Hierapolis "Pamukkale". Lunch on the way. In the afternoon, visit of the cotton castle and Hierapolis. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Pamukkale.
DAY 6: PAMUKKALE / SELCUK / KUSADASI
Departure from Pamukkale for Ephesus, one of the oldest and most important Greek cities in Asia Minor, the first of Ionia. Arrival and visit of the site of Ephesus, St. John's Basilica and the house of Virgin Mary. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Kusadasi.
DAY 7: KUSADASI / BERGAMA / BURSA
Departure from Kusadasi for Pergamon where we will visit the Acropolis, the Red Court and the Asclepeion. Lunch in town. Continue to Bursa. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Bursa.
DAY 8: BURSA / ISTANBUL
Beginning of our visits in the city of Bursa. Visit of Ulu Camii, of the Green Mosque "Yesil Camii". Then visit the Grand Bazaar of Bursa. Lunch during visits. Continue to Istanbul. Arrival and visit of the Holy Saviour in Chora museum. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Istanbul.
DAY 9: ISTANBUL
Visit of the old town "Sultanahmet". Visit of Topkapi Palace, Saint Sophia, Hippodrome and Blue Mosque. Finally visit the Grand Bazaar "Kapalicarsi". Lunch during visits. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Istanbul.
DAY 10: ISTANBUL
Transfer to the airport. Return flight.