An extraordinary quick trip to Turkey including Istanbul, Ephesus and Izmir. Enjoy your excursion along the Bosphorus by boat and visit Beylerbeyi Palace, Camlica Hill, the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, and Hagia Sophia. You will also have a full-day tour to the Greco-Roman ruins at Ephesus, the House of the Virgin Mary and the Basilica of St. John.
Day 1: Arrival Istanbul
Your English-speaking driver will meet and assist you at Istanbul Airport and then escort you to your hotel. Check in to your room and enjoy the afternoon free to explore Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2: Istanbul City Sightseeing
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be picked up to visit the historical Spice Market then continue your day with an excursion on the Bosphorus by boat. After lunch, drive to the Asian side of the city via Bosphorus Bridge and visit Beylerbeyi Palace and Camlica Hill. Return to your hotel and overnight Istanbul.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3: Istanbul Full Day Tour
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be picked up to enjoy the exotic city that spans both Europe and Asia. Visit the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sofia, Topkapi Palace and the Hippodrome.
Free time in Grand bazaar with it’s 3,500 shops to end the day and then back to your hotel and overnight in Istanbul.Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4: Istanbul, Izmir
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be picked up to transfer to the airport for your scheduled flight to Izmir. Arrive and transfer to your hotel to enjoy the afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Izmir.
Day 5: Ephesus Tour
Day 6: Final Departure
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your return flight to Istanbul. Connect with your departure flight.
- Meet and greet service by English speaking driver at airport.
- All transfers by private A/C vehicle.
- Accommodation for 3 nights in Istanbul including breakfast.
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Izmir including breakfast.
- Domestic flight tickets. ( Istanbul - Izmir - Istanbul )
- All sightseeing tours as mentioned above.
- Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
- English-speaking tour guide during the tour.
- Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary.
- All service charges and taxes.
- International Airfare.
- Turkey entry visa.
- Any optional tours.
- Personal Spendings.
Prices per Person
|2-3 Pax||4-5 Pax||6-10 Pax||11+ Pax|
|Price Per Person||$ 1727||$ 1084||$ 952||$ 831|
- Please note that single room occupancy is applied for those coming with other and prefer single occupancy.
6 Days / 5 Nights
Best Time to Visit Turkey
Spring and autumn are the ideal times to visit Istanbul and the inland regions. The Aegean and Mediterranean coasts are typically like the Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers. As you travel further east in Turkey the extremes in climate become more pronounced with very hot and dry summers reaching highs of 40°C and bitterly cold winters with heavy snowfall.
Flying to Turkey
Istanbul for comfort and quality – Turkish Airlines & Delta Airlines (Daily and Scheduled Airlines only)
09 hours 30 minutes direct from New York
10 hours direct from Washington
Standard Time = GMT+2 hours
Summer Time = GMT+3 hours
Required - obtainable an e-Visa online by your credit or debit card before you travel costs $20 or on arrival
Make sure you are up-to-date on routine vaccines before every trip includes measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, varicella (chickenpox) vaccine, polio vaccine, and your yearly flu shot
Most citizens of Turkey are Muslims, but Turkish society is secular and modern, so European dress styles prevail. For your holiday in Turkey, dress the same as you wear in your country