TURKEY Enjoy 8 Days 7 Nights

Day 1, Sunday Arrival at Istanbul Ataturk International Airport. Meet the istanbul guide  for your transfer to Richmond Hotel. (D)

Day 2, Monday  Leave the hotel in the morning  for a full day visit of Istanbul. First, visit Topkapı Palace the former residence of Ottoman sultans for 400 years, then Underground Cistern which was in one of the James Bond movies- From Russia with Love-. After the lunch break, continue to the Hippodrome to see the Obelisk of Theodosius  from 15C BC. Then walk to the Blue Mosque with 6 minarets. Now is time to explore the Grand Bazaar. (B , D)

Day 3, Tuesday This morning, we start with the Spice Market. Then, we continue for a fabulous trip on the Bosphorus by a ferry. After meeting with our bus, we drive more to see the Black Sea from a distance. After lunch, drive back to the old part of Istanbul for Hagia Sophia, the eighth wonder of the ancient world. We conclude our tour with the visit of the Mosque of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificient. Optional tour for Istanbul by night. (B, D)

Day 4, Wednesday Leave the hotel for Bursa. As you cross the Bosphorus, stop at Camlica Hill for a last panoramic view of Istanbul. Arrive at Bursa early afternoon and stop for lunch. Visit the Green Mosque and Green Tomb and then have some free time to explore the small shops nearby. Then continue to the Great Mosque with 20 domes and the Silk Market. Overnight at Hotel Anatolia  (B, D)

Day 5, Thursday  Departure for Assos. On the way  stop for a panoramic view of Dardanelles and Hellespont. After lunch, visit the ruins of the city of Troy and take a climb up to the Trojan Horse. Arrive at Assos late afternoon. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel Kervansaray. (B, D)

Day 6, Friday  Departure for Kusadasi. At noon, stop at Pergamum where parchment was invented and after the lunch break, drive to Ephesus via Izmir, known as Symrna in history. Visit the House of Virgin Mary in Ephesus. Overnight at Hotel Surmeli ( B, D )

Day 7, Saturday Morning  visit the ruins of Ephesus ; State Agora, Odeon, the Temple of Hadrian, public restrooms, the brothel, Celsus Library, the theatre . Then, visit the Ephesus Museum which fındings are displayed. After lunch, as a break, visit one of the local rug weaving centers to learn about the techniques and the weaving process. Afternoon at leisure.Farewell dinner at the hotel (B , D) 

Day 8, Sunday Transfer to the airport for your flight back home.

Cengo Travel
istinye caddesi.No:138/3 istinye-istanbul/TURKEY
Tel      : +90 212 229 59 00
Fax     : +90 212 229 27 77
Mobile : +90 532 372 30 11
e-mail  :