1st Day: You will arrive in Istanbul, the biggest city of modern Turkey. We will welcome you and you will relax in your hotel.
2nd Day: We will have an extensive tour of Istanbul. Istanbul is the only city located in 2 continents and was the capital city of 3 empires. Our first visit will be to the legendary St. Sophia which was built 1,500 years ago as the first cathedral of the world. It was the biggest and last construction of The Roman Empire. Following we will visit the famous Blue Mosque. After lunch you will have free time in one of the oldest shopping places in the world, the Grand Bazaar. In the afternoon we will visit the Chora Museum which is one of the most beautiful samples of Byzantine art. Overnight in Istanbul.
3rd Day: In the morning we will have a Bosphorus cruise tour and you will see the beauty of Istanbul. Next we will visit the Topkapi Palace where the Ottoman Sultans used to rule the Empire. After lunch you will see the Underground Cistern, later have free time in the famous Spice Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
4th Day: We will fly from Istanbul to Izmir Airport and on the way to Kusadasi we will visit Ephesus. We will have an extensive tour of this ancient site where we will see the Hadrian’s, Trajan’s and the Domitian’s Temples, the huge Roman bath, the Celcus Library and the biggest amphitheater in Turkey. After lunch we will visit the Ephesus museum where the finds of excavations in the site are displayed. After a 20 minute drive we will arrive in Kusadasi which is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Turkey. Overnight in Kusadasi.
5th Day: Today we will have a lovely boat trip along the Coast of National Park. National Park is an under protected area with many different kinds of plants and wild animals. You will have chance to swim in this brilliant bays. Overnight in Kusadasi.
6th Day: Today we will make the famous PMD Tour. Our first stop will be in Priene, which is an ancient city dedicated to the Goddess Athena. Later we will drive to Miletos, which was a science and cultural centre in ancient times. After lunch we will visit Didyma, which means twins in Greek, for the God Apollo and his twin sister Artemis. The biggest temple dedicated to Apollo, was erected in Didyma. Further we will drive to the Bafa Lake where the ancient city of Heraklia is situated. The Bafa Lake is famous with is small island where monasteries and churches of Byzantium time are visible. We will reach these islands with small boats. Overnight in Kusadasi.
7th Day: You will have an enjoyable time in horse safari and a beach party in the evening.
8th Day: After flying from Izmir to Kayseri, on the way to Cappadocia we will have a walk along the Soganli Valley. Overnight in Cappadocia.
9th Day: We will see dreamlike Cappadocia, Goreme open air museum, monasteries and churches, founded by St Basil, with the most beautiful frescos inside. Cappadocia is the best place for hot-air balloon tours, which areas optional. In the evening you will the dance of whirling dervishes. Overnight in Cappadocia.
10th Day: After breakfast we will again spend half day in Cappadocia. In the afternoon we will fly from Kayseri airport to Istanbul. Free time in Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.
11th Day: Transfer to Istanbul airport for your homebound flight.