Day 1: INDIA – ISTANBUL
On arrival at Istanbul our representative will welcome you & transfer to the Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Istanbul.
Day 2: ISTANBUL
After Breakfast proceed for a tour of Istanbul City. During your tour visit Topkapi Palace, with its royal treasury and elegant four courts. Next proceed to the Hagia Sophia, a great Byzantine architectural masterpiece,the interior is resplendent with golden mosaics. Later admire the delicate design and Iznik tiles of the Blue Mosque. Explore the ancient Roman Hippodrome with Egyptian Obelisk and Serpentine Column. Last visit dazzling Grand Bazaar with over 4000 shops. You can continue your tour of grand bazaar on your own and later make your own way back to the hotel, or transfer back to the hotel. Overnight at Istanbul
Day 3: ISTANBUL – KUSADASI
After breakfast, proceed for a visit to the bustling Spice Market, a colorful bazaar heaped with various sweets and spices. Next take a relaxing Bosphorus boat cruise between the continents of Europe and Asia – gliding past Dolmabahçe Palace and Beylerbeyi Palace, admire the ornate wooden Ottoman mansions and mosques, Rumeli Fortress and the Bosphorus Bridge. Later in the afternoon transfer to airport for domestic flight to Izmir. On arrival transfer to Kusadasi. Overnight at Kusadasi.
Day 4: KUSADASI
After breakfast, proceed for a guided tour of Ephesus. Visit the House of Virgin Mary, where she spent her final years. Explore the marble white ancient city of Ephesus, with monuments such as the Library of Celsus, Agora, Odeon, Trajan Fountain, Hadrian’s Gate, Domitianus Temple, Theater and Roman Latrines. After lunch, visit the Isabey Mosque and the Temple of Artemis. Overnight at Kusadasi.
Day 5: KUSADASI – PAMMAKULE
After breakfast check out and drive down to Pamukkale or ‘Cotton Castle’. It is famous for the healing properties of its thermal mineral baths and beautiful cascading snow-white terraced cliff side basins and waterfalls. Visit the ancient Roman city ruins of Hierapolis. View the preserved Necropolis, Avenue of Tombs, Gates, Thermal Baths, and Devil’s Hole and the Masterpiece Theater. Overnight at Pammakule.
Day 6: PAMMUKALE – CAPPADOCIA
After breakfast depart to Denizli Airport & board your domestic flight to Cappadocia. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Cappadocia.
Day 7: CAPPADOCIA
After Breakfast at the hotel proceed for a tour of Uchisar Castle, Goreme Open Air Museum, Cavusin – an abandoned village, Devrent Valley. Overnight at Cappadocia.
Day 8: CAPPADOCIA – ISTANBUL - INDIA
After breakfast transfer to airport for your flight home via Istanbul.