ISTANBUL – IZMIR 6DAYS/ 5NIGHTS
1st day: Athens – Istanbul:
After of one hour flight, arrival in Istanbul. Transfer to your hotel from our representative.The rest of the day free, for your first walk in the center of the city.
2nd day: Istanbul (Byzantine & Ottoman city) (B)
After breakfast we’ll take a city tour of Istanbul. We’ll visit St. Sophia, the magnificent Byzantine Church, Blue Mosque, one of the largest mosques in Istanbul dating from the 17th century, the museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, the Basilica Cisterns, the Byzantine Hippodrome and finally the Grand Bazaar with its approximately 4000 shops. Return to the hotel and the rest of the day at your disposal. We suggest a night tour where after a short drive you’ll be taken to an exclusive nightclub and taste the joy of a famous floorshow and cuisine party.
3rd day: Troy (B-L)
After breakfast at the hotel we have departure for the ancient city of Troy, famous for the legendary Trojan horse from the times of Beautiful Helen and Paris. Ferry across Dardanelle’s from Gallipoli, famous battlefield on Anzac of World War I. Return late in the evening.
4th day: Istanbul – Izmir (B)
After breakfast transfer to the airport of Istanbul and flight to Izmir. Arrival, our representative is waiting for you. Transfer to your hotel, the rest of the day at your disposal.
5th day: Izmir – Ephesus (B-L)
After breakfast departure for Ephesus tour. Visit the Shrine of Virgin Mary where supposedly. She spent her last days. Proceed to Ephesus and see the spectacular ruins from the period of St. Paul, some of which are only recently excavated. You can see Odeon, Bouleterion, Fountains, Temples, Brothel, Library, Great Theater and Gymnasium, double Church, Stadium. After lunch visit the Archaeological Museum, Mosque of Isabey, St. John’s Basilica and his tomb, Temple of Diana. Return to the hotel and overnight.
6th day: Izmir-Istanbul-Athens (B)
After breakfast transfer to the airport and flight.
Type of Room
Double BB per person
Triple BB per person
·Accommodation at 4* centrally hotels in Turkey
·All transfers in Turkey
·All the city tours & sightseeing as mentioned in the program except the optional tours.
·All services of our representative in Turkey.
·Entrance fees as per itinerary
·Pick up / drop – off at hotels
·Guide services (English-German-Italian-Spanish-French) and transportation with A/C buses.
Note: Any extension of this tour is available.
The order of the excursions can be changed.
The airline ticket is not including at the packages.
B= breakfast / L= lunch / D= dinner