DAY 1- Departure:
Depart on an overnight flight to Istanbul, complimentary meals and drinks will be served on board.
DAY 2 - Arrival at Istanbul
Welcome to Istanbul. You will be met by our representative and privately transferred to your hotel overlooking the Bosphorus. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
DAY 3 - Istanbul
Spend the day exploring this magnificent city and its most famous sights: the Basilica Cistern, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, the Suleymaniye Mosque and the Pera District.
DAY 4 - Istanbul /Cappadocia
Board an early morning flight to Cappadocia to see the rock-carved churches at Goreme. Retire to your boutique hotel, renovated from authentic Cappadocian housing.
DAY 5 - Cappadocia
This morning you may choose an optional hot air balloon excursion (cost not included) over Cappadocia. Then, explore the underground village of Kaymakli. After lunch, visit the potters of Avanos, who have practiced their craft for more than 4,000 years.
DAY 6 - Cappadocia/Izmir/Kusadasi
Today, fly to Izmir and relax at your resort hotel on the Aegean coast.
DAY 7 - Kusadasi /Ephesus/Kusadasi
Today view the remains of the great Ionian city of Ephesus, the best preserved classical city in the Eastern Mediterranean.
DAY 8 - Kusadasi / Istanbul
Transfer to Izmir Airport for your flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.
DAY 9 - Departure from Istanbul
Transfer to the airport.