7 day private luxury Turkey tour
Welcome to Turkey! This is a five star deluxe tour with first class service and guided transportation through the historical and picturesque sites of Istanbul, the ancient ruins of Ephesus and the famous natural healing hot springs of Pamukkale. This is an exquisite tour for you with all the bells and whistles. There are no long bus rides just short domestic flights getting you to your destination in a comfortable and relaxed style. This tour will bring tears of joy. We want to offer the best and the most luxurious travel throughout Istanbul, Ephesus, Kusadasi and Pamukkale, whilst maintaining quality of service, quality of life and value for money.
Day 1 – Istanbul – Arrival Day
Welcome to Turkey, arrival into Istanbul. Transfer from airport & check in to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 – Private Istanbul City Tour
We depart at 09:00 for the Istanbul city tour. Topkapi Palace: The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed.
Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque: Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the Blue Mosque because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles. Hippodrome: Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine. Lunch break and then we head to the Egyptian Bazaar: The air here is filled with the enticing aromas of cinnamon, caraway, saffron, mint, thyme and every other conceivable herb and spice. After the day tour you have the option to experience the magical Bosphorus Cruise. You will have the chance to enjoy magnificent views of the Bosphorus which connects Asia to Europe by sunset. The rest of the evening is yours to enjoy in Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.