Program 3 Istanbul & Ephesus

Program 3 Istanbul & Ephesus

DAY 1 : Arrival to Istanbul
Welcome to Turkey. Upon arrival in Istanbul Ataturk Airport or Istanbul cruise port, our representative will meet you at the airport / port with your name sign and private transfer to the hotel for overnight stay in Istanbul. 

DAY 2 : Full Day Istanbul Tour
Pick-up from hotel after breakfast to begin the day. We will return to the Byzantium period by visiting Hippodrome, Hagia Sophia, The Basilica Cistern  and conuting to the Ottoman period with a visit to Topkapi Palace, The Blue Mosque the Grand Bazaar.

DAY 3 : Full Day Istanbul Tour
After breakfast, pick up from hotel. First visit  Suleimanie Mosque, Boat trip on the Bosphorus, Spice Market.
Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 4 : Istanbul - Ephesus Tour - Istanbul
Pick up from hotel and transfer to Istanbul airport for morning flight to Izmir. Arrive in Izmir Airport where you will be met by your local tour guide reaching Ephesus after a 45 minutes drive. Your tour will include the following visits: Ancient City of Ephesus, including the Terrace Houses. A short drive to visit House of Virgin Mary. After lunch in a garden of a local handicrafts center, we will visit the Selcuk Ephesus Museum and a short stop at the Temple of Artemis. Drive to Izmir airport for our flight back to Istanbul in Istanbul and transfer to the hotel for overnight. 

DAY 5 : Departure
After breakfast check out from the hotel and private transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport for your flight back home or Istanbul cruise port to your ship.

  • Hippodrome 
  • Hagia Sophia (Closed on Mondays)
  • The Basilica Cistern 
  • Topkapi Palace (Closed on Tuesdays)
  • The Blue Mosque 
  • Grand Bazaar 
  • Suleimanie Mosque
  • Boat trip on the Bosphorus
  • Spice Market
  • House of Virgin Mary
  • Selcuk Ephesus Museum
  • Temple of Artemis
  • Ancient City of Ephesus
  • Terrace Houses

  • Private a/c van with driver
  • Private licenced tour guide
  • Parking fees
  • Entrance fees for sights and museums mentioned on the itinerary
  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • Airport & cruise port transfers

  • Tip to guide and driver
  • Personal expenses
  • Medical insurance
  • Optional activity costs
  • Domestic flights

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