5 Days Turkey Trip from Istanbul Package
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Private 5 Days Turkey Tour Package from Istanbul
”Private 5 Days Turkey Trip from Istanbul ” starts from Istanbul and returns to Istanbul . It covers the most famous & popular destinations of Turkey; Ephesus Ruins, Pamukkale Hot Springs, and Cappadocia! In addition, it offers you to have Hot Air Balloon Flight opportunity, and stay in Cave/Stone Hotel which can be the highlight of your whole Turkey Trip! Turkey Trip Package includes; Airport Transfers, Return Flight Tickets, Entrance Fees to the Museums, Local Guides, and Lunch. This package makes your Turkey Trip easy, and makes you enjoy your Turkey Vacation.
Day 1 – Northern Cappadocia Tour (Red Tour )
Around 03:30 – 04:00 am, we are going to pick you up from your Istanbul Hotel which should be centrally located one in the Sultanahmet or Taksim regions, then transfer to the airport for your flight to Cappadocia. When you arrive to the airport, you make your self-check-in with the flight informations provided to you after you booked this tour and take your flight to Cappadocia. Upon arrival at Cappadocia Airport, our team will welcome you at the exit gate inside the domestic terminal where you will see our team holding a sign which is your name on it. Then there will be approximately an hour transfer distance to Cappadocia, meet your group, and start this life-time experience.
The first stop is Uçhisar Castle, the highest rock formation in Cappadocia. The guide will explain just how this amazing landscape came into existence. The second stop of this tour is Open Air Museum. Open Air Museum is one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites since 1985 and known as holy for the first Christians. You will see churches, rock formations used as shelters and monasteries made with stone and It worth to come from a long way.
Love Valley is one of the best point where you can see the increadible forms of fairy chimneys with a panoramic view. Paşabağ (also known as Monks Valley) is the best area where you can observe the formations of fariry chimneys, also some different types of them like; three-headed fairy chimneys and the thiniest neck fairy chimney. Now, time for a little rest for our valued guests by lunch at a local restaurant. The next stop is Devrent Valley (“Imagination Valley”) - a stunning valley where you can spot natural rock formations in many recognisable shapes in cappadocia, including the famous camel-shaped rock. Use your imagination and see what other shapes you can find.
The next place to visit is the town Avanos. The most famous historical feature of Avanos, is the production of traditional pottery. The ceramic trade and numerous pottery factories in this district date back to the Hittites, and ceramic clay obtained from the red clay of Kızılırmak has always been used. If you want, you can try to make your own unique pottery after the demonstration.
One of the best stop of the tour is Ürgüp. We can say Ürgüp is the most active and crowded place of the region. The attraction point of Ürgüp is its special fairy chimneys that look like a nuclear family and called as ‘Three Beauties / Üç Güzeller.
The region is also famous with its handmade carpets, as the last stop we will see a traditional Cappadocia Carpet Factory.
At the end of the tour transfer back to hotel and overnight stay in Cappadocia.
Day 2 – Southern & Underground City Tour (Green Tour)
Note: Hot Air Balloon tour is optional for this morning.
The tour will depart at 9.30 am and you will be picked up from your hotel by your guide before departure time. The first step of the green tour is Göreme Panorama which is a point to see and understand Cappadocia. The second stop is Underground City. Kaymaklı Underground City has 8 open floors for visiting. It is the largest underground settlement in Cappadocia, which dates back to the centuries. In Kaymaklı where many people live together in ages ago you’ll feel like in a time machine and be surprised every floor and rooms you go deeper.
Selime Monastery is one of the first places of Christianity and at the same time the oldest monastery in Cappadocia.Selime Monastery, one of the most photogenic places in Cappadocia, is also called the cathedral, and there are some living quarters in it, such as a missionary school and a church.
The next stop , Ihlara Valley is one of the most beautiful valley around the world and it is exactly like an open-air museum. To reach this valley, you’ll walk under by numerous stairs and visit Ağaçaltı Church, which has impressing art left from 10th and 13th century and finally walk through the riverside of the Melendiz River to Belisırma Village nearly 3.5 km walking way with a peaceful sound..
After a long walking tour you have a break for lunch at the riverside! If the season is summer or spring, Belisırma Village is more colorful. You can rest your feet in the water when you eat something in the pergola over the river.
The other famous Valley in Cappadocia is Pigeon Valley near Uçhisar. You can see the pigeon houses carved from the stone by ancient inhabitants.
In Cappadocia, gemstones and semi-precious stones are processed in onyx studios and these studios are one of the pleasant stops of Green Tour Cappadocia.
Day 3 – Flight From Cappadocia to Izmir (Ephesus)
We will pick you up from the hotel according to your flight time and transfer you to the airport. Your flight time to Izmir is about 1 hour and 35 minutes. (some days direct, some days connection flight via Istanbul). Upon landing at Izmir Airport, our team will meet you at the exit gate inside the domestic terminal. Then you will have 1-hour drive to get to your hotel. Relax and enjoy your safe journey.
Overnight stay in Kusadasi
Day 4 – Pamukkale and Hiearapolis Tour
Breakfast at the hotel and make your check-out. At around 08:00 – 08:30 am meet your tour guide at the reception and drive 3 hrs for a full-day tour of Pamukkale Hot Springs & Hierapolis Ancient City
Pamukkale is a natural site containing hot springs and travertines; terraces of mineral carbonates left by the water flowing with its temperate climate throughout the years. While exploring the Pamukkale Hot Springs, we will also see some ancient artifacts from the Hierapolis Ancient City which is located by the side of Pamukkale. The natural sources of Pamukkale have been used as a spa
since the 2nd century BC, and people come to get some cure. At the end of the explanation given by your guide, you will have free time to swim or take some individual time around the Pamukkale. During your time you may swim in the white terraces of Pamukkale(no extra cost), or in the Cleopatra Pool/Antique Pool(have an additional charge) filled with marble columns from the Roman temple of Apollo & Agora of the Ancient City Hierapolis.
At the end of the tour transfer back to hotel and overnight stay in Kusadasi.
Day 5 – Ephesus & House Of The Virgin Mary Tour
After breakfast at the hotel, your guide will pick you up at 09:00-09:30am and start full day tour of Ephesus. You will start your visit with one of the 7 wonders of ancient world; Artemis temple, city ruins of Ephesus as Hadrian Temple, Celcius library, theater, hamams, passing through old harbor path. Then you will feel the holy atmosphere of exceptional Isabey Mosque. You will have your lunch in a traditional Turkish restaurant.
In the afternoon you will visit House of Virgin Mary where she spent her last 5 years, which is recognized by Vatican as pilgrimage destination for Christians, visited by Pope Leo XII and Benedict XVI.
End of the tour we will transfer to Izmir Airport to take the flight to Istanbul. After arrival, Our representative will welcome you at the exit gate inside of the international terminal holding a sign with your name. Then we will take you to your hotel in Istanbul.
End of our service for 5 days Turkey Package tour.
Flights from Istanbul to Cappadocia / Izmir to Istanbul
(luggage allowance: 15kg check-in + 8kg cabin)
2 Night Accommodation in Cappadocia
2 Night Accommodation in Kuşadası
All Airport Transfers
Licensed Tour Guide
Entrance Tickets to the Museums mentioned at the itinerary
4* Lunch During the Tours and 4 Breakfast at the Hotel (vegetarian, vegan, or halal options available)
Drinks at Lunch
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0-4 ages (75% off)
4-8 ages (50% off)
8-18 ages (No discount)
- Northern Cappadocia Tour
- Southern & Underground City Tour
- Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour
- Ephesus Tour