5 DAY TURKEY TOUR : CAPPADOCIA - PAMUKKALE - EPHESUS
Day 1 – Flight to Cappadocia and Tour. Overnight in Cappadocia
Day 2 – Cappadocia Tour and stay overnight
Day 3 – Free day and flight to Izmir. Overnight in Kusadasi
Day 4 – Pamukkale Tour and overnight in Kusadasi
Day 5 – Ephesus Tour and flight back to Istanbul
Day 1North Part of Cappadocia Tour
Lunch Included Early morning pick up from your hotel in Istanbul and transfer to airport . Flight from Istanbul to Kayseri/Nevsehir then drive for the full day North of Cappadocia tour ; to visit Devrent Valley, one of the most impressive monastery complexes in the area. Next, visit Pasabag (also known as Monk's Valley), followed by a short drive to Avanos, a village situated on the banks of Kizilirmak River, famous for its clay pottery. You can also participate hands-on in a pottery work shop in Avanos. After lunch you will proceed to the Goreme Open Air Museum, featuring the most impressive of all rock-carved churches in Cappadocia. The last stop-off will be at Uchisar Village, located next to a natural Citadel. Tour finishes around 17:00. Transfer to hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia
Day 2South Part of Cappadocia Tour
Breakfast and Lunch included
After breakfast arount 09:00 you will be picked up from your Hotel for the full day regular South if Cappadocia tour to visit Red Valley, presenting an opportunity to hike through orchards and vineyards, between fairy chimneys and rock-carved houses. Continue the walk in Rose Valley. Afterwards, visit the old Christian Village of Cavusin. After lunch visit Pigeon Valley, so named after the hundreds of little windows carved into the rocks to attract nesting pigeons. Then visit Kaymakli Underground City. Tour finishes around 17:00. Overnight in Cappadocia
Day 3Flight to Izmir
Transfer to Kayseri/Nevsehir airport. Flight to Izmir then transfer you to Kusadasi. Overnight in Kusadasi.
(Please note direct flight have 3 - 4 times in a week)
Day 4Full day Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour
Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner Included After breakfast drive to Pamukkale which is the center of natural thermal spring waters with healing properties. Due to the chemical properties in the water, pure white colored travertines and stepped water terraces have been created on the mountain slope. It is for its resemblence to cotton piles that it is called 'Cotton Castle' in Turkish.
Visit the travertines and the ancient city of Hierapolis which has the biggest Nekropol with 1200 gravestones in Anatolia. The sacred pool also is one of the highlights of the site. There shallow thermal waters ripple over a wonderful scattering of ancient roman ruins that lie beneath. Return back to hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi
Day 5Full day Ephesus Tour with Mother House of Mother Mary
Breakfast and Lunch Included After
breakfast around 09:00 pick up from your hotel for full day Ephesus Tour ; visit
the Shrine of Virgin Mary where
she is believed to spend her last days.Proceed
to ancient city of Ephesus , the wealthiest city of the ancient
world and the best preserved one in the today’s world. Ruins include a theater
, Gymnasium , Agora , Odeon ,
Bouleterion , Fountains and the Library of Celsus. After lunch
visit the Temple of Artemis considered
as one of the Seven Wonders of the world.
After tour transfer to Izmir airport. Flight to Istanbul then transfer to your Hotel. End of your tour and services.