Upon your arrival to Istanbul, meet with our staff at the airport then you will be transfered to your hotel. You will be free on the first day of Istanbnul Ephesus Tour Package. Check in to hotel and you will have free afternoon and evening for relaxing after flight journey or you can go out and check around.
After breakfast, you will be picked up from your. Our first visit will be The Ancient Hippodrome where you will see the Obelisk of Theodosius, the Bronze Serpentine Column and the German Fountain of Wilhelm II. Then we will walk toward Blue Mosque, which was built in the 16th century, famous for its magnificent interior decoration of the blue Iznik tiles. Then, we will visit Hagia Sophia Museum, considered a 7th wonders of the World. We are going to visit Grand Bazaar before lunch, one of the oldest and biggest bazaars in the world with more than 4,000 shops. After having lunch in a local restaurant, we will visit Topkapi Palace, the great palace of Ottoman Sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries. Today last visit will be Little Hagia Sophia Mosque in your 5 days Istanbnul Ephesus Tour Package which is known as one of the oldest standing churches in Istanbul.At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off at your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul
After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and takken to meeting point. Third day of Istanbnul Ephesus Tour Package will be half scenanry and half historical day. We start Istanbul Tour by driving along the Byzantine City Walls that surround the Old City. Then we will reach Golden Horn, the river that separates European side into two parts.Stop in Spice Bazaar, where you can buy Turkish delight, apple tea, turkish tea etc. Then we will embark to the boat and start for Bosphorus Cruise until the second bridge.While we are cruising on Bosphorus you will see Dolmabahce Palace, Rumeli Fortress and many other houses and palaces on European and Asian Side of Istanbul from the boat. After the cruise we come back to the port and we go to a restaurant for lunch.After lunch, we get on the bus and cross the Bosphorus Bridge to get to the Asian Side.We will visit Beylerbeyi Palace,the summer house of Ottoman Sultans.Then drive to Camlica Hill which is the highest point in Istanbul. be finished by enjoying the best view of the city on that hill. At the end of tour, you will be droped off your hotel.. Overnight at your hotel.
Today you will wake up early morning for long day of Ephesus Tour.
05:00 You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to airport. (Please note that pick up time can be change according to flight departure time)
07:00 Fly from ıstanbul to Izmir. (Please note that flight time can be chage according to avalibilty) 08:00 Arrive in Izmir Airprot. Our representative will be waiting for you with your name sign. You will be picked up and drive to Ephesu and you will be dropped off at our meeting point. After meeting with other tour participants and tour guide, the tour starting with Isa Bey Mosque, then drive to an ancient Greek city, later a major Roman city, on the west coast of Asia Minor which called Ephesus, stroll past the celsus library, the Temple Of Hadrian and the Trajan Fountain in the Ancient Ephesus.After walking on the historical marble street the Great Theater where St. Paul preached will meet at the end. Open buffed lunch in a local Turkish restaurant. In the afternoon will visit the carpet coorperative to see how the Turkish carpets are made by hand. Proceed to shrine of Mother Mary,it is believed where she spent recent years of her life. Ephesus Archeological Museum to see findings of Ephesus excavations and Temple Of Artemis (Diana), on the side of one of the seven wonders of ancient World. At the end of the tour, you will be transfered to Izmir Airport.
21:30 Fly from Izmir to Istanbul (Please note that flight departure time can be chage according to avalibilty)
22:30 Arrive in Istanbul. When you arrive in Istanbul airport, you will meet with our representative at the airport then be transferred to your hotel.Overnight in Istanbul.
Today is last day of Istanbnul Ephesus Tour Package. You can extend package with additional night(s) or tours in Istanbul or transfer directly on to Istanbul Airport for return international flight.