12 Days Luxury Diwali Package Turkey And Greece
1.350 Euro – 105.000 INR / Per Person in Double
2017 Diwali Package Greece and Turkey
12 Days Luxury Diwali Package Turkey And Greece
Day 1 : Arrive in Istanbul – Turkey
Upon arrival in Istanbul Ataturk airport proceed to domestic flight terminal to take your flight to Kayseri airport (flight tickets are extra). Upon arrival in Kayseri we’ll transfer you to Cappadocia. Stay in a private jacuzzi suite. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 2 : Cappadocia Highlights Tour ( B, L )
After the breakfast our staff will take you for a daily tour. We visit Devrent Valley to see the unigue fairy-chimneys. Drive to Pasabağ (Monk’s Valley) to see the most interesting mushroom-shaped pinnacles. Drive to the city of Avanos. We give a break for a delicious lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon visit another beautiful open air museum at Göreme where the remains of rock-cut churches and Christian settlements date back hundreds of years.Lastly,before returning to your hotel, visit the natural castles at Uçhisar. ( Optional Hot Air Balloon flight is available with this tour, ask for special rates ). After the tour we’ll drive back to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 3 : Fly Izmir, Transfer to Kusadasi ( B, L, D )
Today you’ll flight to Izmir -Aegean region (flight tickets are extra). Upon arrival to Izmir our staff will transfer you to Kusadasi – Selcuk area, one of the most popular destination for cruise liners. Check-in to your hotel which is situated very close to shore. Your accommodation includes dinner as well. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 4 : Ephesus and Sirince Village Tour ( B, L, D )
After breakfast depart from hotel fully guided tour of Ephesus, one of the best preserved ancient sites in the world en – route, visiting the Temple of Artemis, Curetes street, famous Roman baths, Celsus Library, Grand theatre . After Lunch we will do a Turkish Village Tour. Sirinces construction style today belongs to Anatolian Greeks. The houses on the slope are all Orginal with their white paints. Sirince Village also has a fantastic reputation for making some of the best wines in Turkey – especially fruit wines. We will visit the vineyards and it is time to learn how to make fruit wine with Turkish wine makers. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 5 : Pamukkale and Hierapolis Tour ( B, L, D )
Early morning check out and drive to ‘’Cotton Castle’’ Pamukkale which is famous with Thermal terrace pools. Visit the ancient city of Hierapolis, including the magnificently preserved Necropolis, the main Street and Gates, the thermal Baths, the devil’s hole, and masterpiece theater. Pamukkale’s terraces are made of travertine, a sedimentary rock deposited by water from the hot springs. In the afternoon, free time for swimming or a therapeutic bath ( cleopatra pool entrance is optional and requires extra fee ) in the hot spring mineral waters. After the tour transfer to hotel. Overnight in Pamukkale.
Day 6 : Fly Istanbul, Turkish Night Show On Bosphorus Cruise ( B, D )
According to flight time transfer to airport to catch flight to Istanbul ( flight tickets are extra ). Upon landing transfer to Istanbul.
In the evening, you’ll be picked up for Bosphorus Dinner Cruise & Turkish Night Show with Dinner and free flow of local brand Alcoholic Drinks. Enjoy delicious gourmet foods while you dance with the panaromic view of the Bosphorus that separates the two continents Europe and Asia. Enjoy as you cruise The Bosphorus and see historical places like Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Ortakoy, Rumeli Fortress , Fatih Bridge , Beylerbeyi Palace Maiden’s Tower and also Istanbuls very famous night clubs as you wine and dine the night away. No other Istanbul experience can match this unique combination of romantic ambiance. We combine fresh food with unparalleled views of Istanbul and live entertainment to create Istanbul‘s leading Bosphorus Dinner Cruise. After the dinner you can enjoy the entertaining music provided by professional DJ and traditional show programs or simply relax with a drink and enjoy the view. The highlight of the night is indeed the Belly Dance show which performed by a charming professional dancer that will effect you deeply and take you the mystic, dreamy world of 1001 nights tales. Dinner on Board and Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 7 : Full Day Istanbul Classics With Ottoman And Byzantine Relics Tour ( B, L )
After the breakfast you’ll be picked up for a full day tour. We’ll visit the following places during the tour. Hippodrome: The former center for entertainment, sports and political activities in the city during the Roman and Byzantine Empires. You will be able to see the Obelisk from Egypt, Serpentine Column from Delphi and Fountain of Willhelm II. St.Sophia: The Church of Holy Wisdom, undoubtedly one of the greatest architectural creations in the World used as a mosque during Ottomans and serving as a museum today. Blue Mosque: One of the biggest mosques of Istanbul from 17th century architecture is one of the principal adornments on the skyline of Istanbul. Also famous for its blue tiles and 6 minaret. Grand Bazaar:The oldest and the largest covered market place in the World with nearly 4.000 shops full of rich collections of carpets, jewellery, leather, and souvenirs. Topkapi Palace: The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed. Sultans Tombs : There are five tombs of Ottoman Sultans within the graveyard at St. Sophia. The ceramic panels are the most beautiful examples of the 16th century with purple, green, blue, and red flower motives. Prince robes and a small piece from the Kaaba covers are displayed on the sarcophaguses. Closed : Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesday, and will be replaced with the ( Beylerbeyi Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, Camlica Hill) , Grand Bazaar is closed on Sunday. Blue Mosque closed on Friday due to Prayer. On Monday Sultans Tomb closed.
Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 8 : Fly Thessaloniki – Greece ( B )
According to flight time transfer to Istanbul airport to catch 45 min. flight to Thessaloniki ( flight tickets are extra ). Upon landing transfer to your hotel in the city center. Overnight in Thessaloniki.
Day 9 : Thessaloniki ( B )
Thessaloniki is the second largest town of Greece. Due to its central location, it serves as a commercial, business and transportation hub for all northern Greece. A town with long history and rich culture, Thessaloniki Greece is an ideal city break and intermediate destination before heading to the beach resorts of Halkidiki, Kavala and Pieria in northern Greece. The most popular spot of the town is the Beach Promenade, where locals and visitors enjoy a long and relaxing walk any time of the day. Aristotle Square also gets busy, as this is the centre of Thessaloniki. Actually most sights and central quarters of the city are within a walking distance from this square. You’re free to explore the city by your own or optional city bus tour available with extra fee. Overnight in Thessaloniki.
Day 10 : Fly Athens ( B )
Today after breakfast, you will check out from your hotel and transferred to airport port to fly Athens ( flight tickets are extra ). Upon landing transfer to your hotel located in Athens city center. Overnight in Athens
Day 11 : Full Day Cruise to Poros, Aegina and Hydra Islands ( B, L )
In the morning we take you by bus from Athens to Piraeus for your embarkation to the cruise boat. At 08:30 departure to Hydra where we arrive at 11:45. Here you have free time for a walk or a swim. At 13:30 embarkation and sail for Aegina past through Poros and seashore of Peloponnesus. The lunch will be served during the voyage. At 15:30 we arrive at Aegina where you have time for a swim. At 18:00 embarkation for the voyage of return to the port. Arrival to Piraeus late in the afternoon. Overnight in Athens
Day 12 : ( B ) Athens Airport
Day free till your flight time,
Transfer to Athens airport. End of the service.
With Hotels :
5* Hotels and De Luxe Cave Category Hotels :
Dosso Dossi Downtown Istanbul, MDC Cave in Cappadocia, Charisma De Luxe Hotel in Kusadasi, Pam Thermal in Pamukkale, Royal Olympic Hotel in Athens, Electra Palace hotel in Thessaloniki : 1.350 Euro – 105.000 INR / Per Person in Double
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