Day 1: Welcome to Istanbul
Welcome to Paradise! As your arrival in İstanbul, the representative of Golden Touch will be waiting for you at the Airport. You will be transferred to your hotel with a private van.
Day 2: Old City Tour
Wake up with the gorgeous atmosphere of İstanbul and get ready for your adventure. After breakfast, representative of Golden Touch will be waiting for you at the lobby of the hotel to take you to the tour of “Old City” with a prívate van.
This sightseeing tour covers the Topkapı Palace, Haghia Sophia Church, Blue Mosque and Basilica cistern which are all in easy walking distance.
Firstly we will visit Topkapı Palace. After we will visit the Blue Mosque, which built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet and have a magnificient interior decoration with blue Iznik tiles.
Then, we will walk to St. Sophia, the ancient basilica, one of the architectural marvels of all time built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century.Lunch at Sultan Ahmet Köftecisi, a famous Turkish meatball restaurant.
After lunch we will walk to Underground Cistern known as Basilica Cistern.
After this impressive tour to history we will take you to a delicious and jolly Dinner in Kumkapi. Kumkapi Restaurants are famous with their starters, fish (they also servechicken and meet) and live Alaturka music. After dinner we will take you back to the hotel.
Day 3: Grand Bazaar and Hıdırellez
After breakfast we will take you to Grand Bazaar, one of the largest covered markets in the world.After discovering Grand Bazaar we will have lunch and go to the place where Hıdırellez celebrations take place
Day 4: Antalya
After breakfast we will fly to Antalya and be transferred to the hotel at Belek by a prívate van. After a Little rest we will take you to Kaleiçi for lunch. We will take a walk in Kaleiçi, place consists of Old Ottoman houses that were restored as restaurants, hotels, small boutique Hotels, cafes and shops.
Then we will take you to Perge, an important city of ancient Pamphylian. Perga was originally settled by the Hittites around 1500 BC. And St. Paul preached some of his first sermons here.
After we will proceed to Aspendos ,one of the best preserved theatres in the world with seating for 15,000. Still in use today, the theater galleries, stage decorations and acoustics all testify to the architect’s success.
Day 5: Nature
After breakfast, we will take you to gorgeous beaches of Antalya, you will enjoy the lovely view, fresh ait and light see breeze in different bays. This is the time for you to rediscover pleasure of nature.We will have lunch at Kaş.
Free day in Antalya
After breakfast we will fly back to İstanbul and this is your free day in Istanbul
Day 8: Goodbye Turkey
Inquire about availability. Hıdrellez is celebrated in May.
Disclaimer: Pins in map may not be accurate if Google Maps cannot find the exact address. In this case an approximation is made.
Topkapı Palace: The official and primary residence in the city of the Ottoman Sultans for approximately 400 years.
Haghia Sophia Church: The ancient basilica, one of the architectural marvels of all time built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century.
Blue Mosque: Mosque built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet and have a magnificient interior decoration with blue Iznik tiles.
Basilica cistern: Underground cistern built in the 6th century during the reign of Byzantine Emperor Justinian.
Galata Tower: Tower built by the Genoese in 1303 and one of the most important symbols of Istanbul, has offered a 360-degree panoramic view of the Bosphorus and Golden Horn for over 650 years.
Grand Bazaar: One of the largest covered market’s in the world.
Antalya Kaleiçi: Place consists of Old Ottoman houses that were restored as restaurants, hotels, small boutique Hotels, cafes and shops.
Perge: An important city of ancient Pamphylian.
Aspendos: One of the best preserved theatres in the world with seating for 15,000.
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