Istanbul Ephesus Pergamum Troy (7 Nights) www.lemistravel.com
   
DAY 1- ISTANBUL
     Arrive in Istanbul (any time) and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Istanbul.

DAY 2- ISTANBUL

     Bosphorus Tour. Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar), mystical smells of different aromas of various spices. Shops selling fruits, vegetables, flowers, fish etc.. Bosphorus Cruise, through the waterway separating the two continents, Europe and Asia, with a possibility to take photographs of marble palaces, ancient wooden villas of Ottoman architecture besides modern residentials and luxurious apartments and afternoon Camlica Hill. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 3- EPHESUS - KUSADASI
     Pick up from hotel early in the morning for flight to Izmir. Arrival in Izmir and meet by your guide. Depart for Ephesus tour. Visit Ephesus Open - Air Museum , The Basilica of St. John, Artemission Temple (One of the seven wonders of the world), The House of Virgin Mary where she lived her last years. Lunch break near Ephesus. Departure for Kusadasi. Overnight stay in Kusadasi.

DAY 4- PERGAMUM - CANAKKALE
     Pick up from hotel early Depart for Pergamum. Visit ancient city of Pergamum (Acropolis) and Asklepion. Continue to Canakkale. Overnight stay in Canakkale.


DAY 5- TROY - ISTANBUL
     Depart for Troy. Visit legendary city of Troy . Lunch break in Canakkale. Continue to Istanbul. Late arrive in Istanbul and overnight stay.

DAY 6- ISTANBUL
     Istanbul City Tour. Blue Mosque, facing Hagia Sophia, famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique with 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet. We visit the Topkapi Palace,where Imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans exhibiting Chinese porcelain, weapons, calligraphy section etc.... and Hippodrome, where chariot races and the Byzantine riots took place and free time in Grand bazaar with its 3.500 shops. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 7- ISTANBUL
     Princess Island Tour. Cruise in Marmara Sea to Princes' Islands, stop at Büyükada, the popular summer resort with sandy beaches and pinewood scenery, once the pleasure island of Byzantine Princes.Tour of the island with horse-drawn carriages Evening return to Istanbul and transfer to hotels.Also visioned during the tour: Topkapi Palace, Leander's Tower, Uskudar from the sea. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 8- HOME
     After breakfast transfer to airport (any time) and the end of our services.


INCLUDED
  • Istanbul / Izmir domestic flight ticket
  • 7 nights accommodation.
  • All transportation in Turkey by a/c tour coach,
  • Meals as stated on the itinerary,
  • All entrance fees to the sites and to the museums mentioned on the above program,
  • Comprehensive sightseeing as itinerary,
  • Arabic or English speaking professional guide throughout.