DREAM HONEYMOON in TURKEY - 14 days / 13 nights


 

DREAM HONEYMOON in TURKEY - 14 days / 13 nights

 
Package Price: 1850 USD/ person


Inclusions:

Breakfast 
Lunch (All lunches during full day tours) 
English Speaking Guide 
Entrance fee/Museum charges 
Government Taxes/VAT/ Service Charges 
Sightseeing / Tours / Excursions (as per itinerary )  
Transfers

         Private transfers in VIP AC Car
         Private airport-hotel-airport transfers in Cappadocia 
         Private airport-hotel transfers in Antalya 
         Private hotel-airport transfers in Izmir (Kusadasi) 
         Private airport-hotel and hotel - airport transfers in Istanbul 
Tour transfers- seat in coach , special AC Non-smoking tour buses 
Intercity transfers from Antalya to Pamukkale
Regular SIC tours 

         1 Hot Air Balloon Tour in Cappadocia
         1 Full day Tours in Cappadocia
         1 Full day Tour of Demre, Myra and the Sunken City of Kekova, Antalya
         1 Full-Day Rafting and Canyoning Tour at Koprulu Canyon in Antalya
      Or  Tour of Perge, Aspendos, and Side
         1 Full day Tour of Pamukkale and Hierapolis
         1 Full day Tour of Ephesus and House of St. Mary
         1 Full day Tour of Oldcity Istanbul and Topkapi Palace
         1 Full day Tour of Bursa and Mount Uludag
         1 Half day Tour of Bosphorus Cruise

Airport Transfer : Arrival
Private airport-hotel transfers in Kayseri (Cappadocia)
Private airport-hotel transfers in Antalya
Private airport-hotel transfers in Istanbul 

Airport Transfer : Departure
Private hotel-airport transfers in Kayseri
Private hotel-airport transfers in Kusadasi (Izmir)
Private hotel-airport transfers in Istanbul  

Other Inclusions
Accommodation at 4* hotels
Domestic Flights
Hotel pickups and drop-off during tours and excursions

 
Exclusions:
Dinner ( if not stated otherwise in the itinerary)
Visa 
Private Tours 
Other Exclusions
Personal expenses , extra expenses at the hotel
Drinks with meals
Tips to the guide and driver 

Extra Tours
Dinner Cruise and Bosphorus by Night 75 USD/adult
Half day Tour of Golden Horn-Eyup Sultan Mosque-Pierre Loti Coffee House-Miniaturk 35 USD/adult

 

 
Cappadocia ( 1nt) - Antalya ( 4 nts) - Kusadasi (2 nts) - Istanbul/Kadikoy (2 nts.) - Istanbul/Sultanahmet (4 nts)


Day 1 - ISTANBUL ( Inbound International to Istanbul) ( Domestic Flight to Kayseri) /  KAYSERI / CAPPADOCIA
Arrive Istanbul Airport. After passport control and customs continue to Domestic Flights Terminal for your connecting flight to Kayseri ( Cappadocia). Fly to Kayseri. Arrive Kayseri Airport and our representative will meet and greet you. Private transfer to Cappadocia to your hotel. Overnight.

Day 2 - CAPPADOCIA( Hot Air Balloon Tour) ( Cappadocia Tour and  Goreme Open Air Museum) / KAYSERI / ANTALYA (B,L)
Balloon tour will be the start of your day in Cappadocia. A very early wake up for your balloon tour before sunrise. Pick up from your hotel and transfer to the take off site. Snacks and beverage service before the flight. Charmed with incredible panoramic views of the Cappadocia, the stunning volcanic rock formations as you fly up approximately 500-1000m. above the ground. The flight takes between 45-65 minutes. Receive your flight certificate after landing. Transfer to your hotel. 
Your daily program starts after breakfast. Full day Tour of Cappadocia begins where the sights of the Fairy Chimneys are phenomenal especially when seen for the first time. The natural wonder of Cappadocia is a result of volcanic deposits being eroded away by wind and water over millions of years. These soft rocks were hollowed out by early Christians and used as secret dwellings as they were being sought first by their Roman and later by Byzantine persecutors. We will also visit many churches that have been decorated with vivid frescoes which have withstood the corrosive effects of time.The excursions will start with the natural Citadel of Uchisar which will enable you to get a panoramic view of the region. And then the Goreme Valley which is the highlight of the day. This valley houses, the Goreme Open Air Museum with its churches hewn out of rock and the colorful frescoes which decorate them. The next stop is Zelve and the caves of this ancient village continuing with the Cavusin Village. Following the excursions transfer to Kayseri Airport for your flight to Antalya. Arrive Antalya Airport and meet our transferman. Private transfer to Antalya to your hotel. Overnight.

Day 3 - ANTALYA ( Free day at leisure) ( your preferred activities) (B)
After a leisurely breakfast, you have full day for your preferrred activities. You will have ahired motorbike to drive to Cirali and Phaselis Ancient city in the morning. Have lunch in a local restaurant. Drive to Lara Waterfall ( Lower Duden) and visir the Aquarium.Return your hotel. At night you may enjoy the famous nightlife of Antalya . Overnight


Day 4 - ANTALYA ( Full day Tour of Perge, Aspendos, and Side) or
(Full-Day Rafting and Canyoning Tour at Koprulu Canyon) (B,L)

After the breakfast you will be pickedup from hotel to join a Full day Tour of Perge, Aspendos, and Side. Tour starts with the drive to Perge. This ancient city’s history dates back to 1000 BC. St.Paul and St. Barnabas stayed and preached in the city during their journey through Asia Minor. The tour of Perge will include the Theater, the Roman Stadium, the Hellenistic Gate, Baths, Basilica and the Acropolis. We’ll continue with visits to Aspendos, with its best preserved ancient theater (for 30.000 pax) in Turkey, The tour of the city will include the Gymnasium, the Ancient Baths, the best preserved Roman Theater, the Acropolis and the Agora. After the Manavgat Waterfall, the last stop is Side meaning “pomegranate”, dating from 7th century B.C. union of ancient & modern cities and Perge; the most important Pamphilian city,especially famous with its city walls and stadium The tour will include the Hellenistic Walls, the Theater, the Temple of Apollo, Basilicas, Baths, the Aqueduct and the Museum. Return to your hotel and overnight
Or
After breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel for a full day canyoning and rafting tour in Koprulu Canyon National Park. Transfer to a meeting point approximately 2 kilometers from the starting point of your adventure. Get a safety briefing and instructions from your Rafting Guide and receive your rafting equipment before your set off. You will experience 2 very different canyons; a narrow warm water canyon surrounded by sheer rock cliffs for canyoning; and a wide cold water canyon of forested cliffs and natural waterfalls. You will have time to swim and dive into crystal clear water, enjoy natural water slides and Jacuzzis, along with other fun activities. Halfway through, enjoy a break to take in the beauty of the Koprulu Canyon and a 2,000-year old Roman made Oluklu Bridge, on the Kopru River. The 1st course (Canyon Course) will take about 1.5 hours to complete. You will enjoy a lunch (included) of local food at a local restaurant

Then, walk through the canyon to a river where your whitewater adventure will take place. The terrain here is rocky with some fast flowing water with whitewater rapids of the Kopru River. As the level of difficulty is higher, pregnant women and children below 10 years are not permitted to join this activity. During this tour; do not take or wear any metal accessories (earrings, necklaces etc.) and wear only non-slip shoes (special rafting shoes are available to purchase in the supplier's shop). Return to your hotel and overnight.

Day 5 - ANTALYA  (Full day tour of Demre, Myra and the Sunken City of Kekova ) (B,L)
Following the breakfast, you may enjoy an full day tour including a boat trip in Kekova & Kekova Sunken City, Lycian Necropolis in Myra Ancient City of Myra, St.Nicholas Church in Demre ( This tour will open to you the pages of Anatolian history while visiting an ancient city in Myra, the church of St. Nicholas in Demre and sunken city in Kekova). All these ancient places are situated in present Antalya province. Starting with the fascinating boat trip in Kekova sunken city, destroyed by an earthquake during the 2nd century, you’ll visit an ancient Greek amphitheater and the rock-cut tombs of the Lycian necropolis in Myra. Our tour finishes in Demre city which is very famous all over the world like a place of pilgrimage to St. Nicholas. Return to Antalya to your hotel and overnight.

Day 6 - ANTALYA (drive to Denizli) / DENIZLI / PAMUKKALE (Tour of Hierapolis) / KUSADASI (B,L)
After the breakfast you will depart for Denizli ( Pamukkale). Drive to Denizli and in about 3-3,5 hours. arrive Pamukkale (Cotton Castle) where thermal spring waters laden with calcareous salts running off the plateau edge have formed dazzling white travertine cliffs. Continue to where the Romans founded a therapy center.The thermal resort founded by a Pergamene king in 190 B.C and greatly enlarged and embellished by the Romans. Highlights include the Roman Baths, the Temple of Apollo and the Nymphaeum.. Following the excursions drive through the country side to Kusadasi, a prominent resort town on the Aegean Sea of Turkey, transfer to your hotel.. Overnight.  

Day 7 - KUSADASI/ SELCUK ( Tour of Ephesus and House of St. Mary) / KUSADASI (B,L)
After breakfast depart for Selcuk  for a full day excursions to town of Selcuk and ancient city of Ephesus. First visit the Basilica of St.John, who came here with the Virgin Mary and wrote his Gospel. To the southwest of the Basilica stands the Isa Bey Mosque and further in the same direction Temple of Artemis, one of the seven wonders of the world. Ephesus was undoubtedly one of the most important cultural centres of the ancient world . Impressive structures we will see include the Library of Celsus, Temple of Hadrian, Theatre and Odeon. We will also visit the Museum of Selcuk. Close by is the House of the Virgin Mary where she is believed to have spent her last years. On August 18th. 1961. Pope John XXII proclaimed the House of Virgin Mary at Ephesus to be sacred. You will have a chance to take some of Holy Water from the Sacred Spring. Transfer to your hotel in Kusadasi. Overnight

Day 8 - KUSADASI (free day)/ IZMIR (flight to Istanbul) / ISTANBUL ( Kadikoy) (B)
A leisurely breakfast  a lovely free day in Kusadasi for your own interests. You may go swiming, soak the sun into your body and walk around on the beach. You may also walk in the city to see the highlights of this resort town on the Aegean Sea. See the harbour, visit the island(connected to the town). Have some time for shoping in the bazaar. Return to hotel and meet our transferman at your hotel and transfer to Izmir Airport for your flight to Istanbul.  Arrive Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport. Meet our transferman and transfer to your hotel in Kadikoy ( Asian side of Istanbul). Overnight

Day 9 - ISTANBUL ( Asian side - Kadikoy - full day sightseeing) (B)
Today you will have a free day after breakfast. Enjoy your day on your own preferences. You may have a hired motorbike to drive around Kadikoy, Uskudar, etc.

Day 10 - ISTANBUL ( Asian side - Beylerbeyi-Beykoz)  ISTANBUL (B)
Continue your explorations of the Asian side of Istanbul after the breakfast. Visit Beylerbeyi, Cengelkoy and continue till Beykoz. Have a lunch at the sea side. Return hotel. Have your bags and go to ferry port to pass to the otherside( European side) of Istanbul. Take cab to your hotel. This evening you may enjoy a special sea food in a restaurant at Kumkapi. Return to hotel and overnight.

Day 11 - ISTANBUL( Tour of Old City and Topkapi Palace) ( Dinner Cruise and Bosphorus by night) (B,L)
Following breakfast drive to the Old City to visit the Hippodrome, The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts. Continue with the Blue Mosque, famous for its delicate blue ceramic tiles and then Saint Sophia (Aya Sofya) ,primarily a church – turned mosque – turned museum, which takes the breath away with the sheer architectural size of its interior and magnificent dome. Next visit the spectacular Topkapi Palace. Built on one of the seven hills of Istanbul, this huge complex commands views of the Sea of Marmara, The Bosporus and the Golden Horn. It was the seat of government for the Ottoman Empire for many centuries (1453-1852) and see the extravagant Treasury, the priceless Chinese porcelain. Today, exploration of Istanbul's treasures concludes with a visit to the bustling Grand Bazaar( Covered bazaar - Kapalicarsi), with its more than 4000 shops and stalls. Enjoy shopping for almost anything ( jewelry, carpets, textile, garmets, spices, souveniers, etc.). If time permits continue with the visit to the Suleymaniye Mosque, built by master architect Sinan during the reign of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent, the Lawgiver. Transfer to your hotel.
In the evening  join Dinner Cruise and Bosphorus by Night- Watching one of the best silhouettes in the world with Topkapı Palace, Blue Mosque and the Leander' s Tower will be your exceptional experience to enjoy this imperial elegance and the unique panoramic view of the Bosphorus waterway which brings the two continents Europe and Asia, face to face…Dinner with a rich variety of specialities from the Turkish and international cuisine including unlimited local drinks on board of a Bosphorus yacht. Belly Dancers and Folklore Show will accompany your dinner program of unforgettable Bosphorus Cruise. Overnight at your hotel

Day 12 - ISTANBUL / BURSA ( Full day Tour to Bursa and Mount Uludag) / ISTANBUL (B,L)
After the breakfast Tour of Bursa ( former capital of Ottoman Empire before Istanbul) will follow. Drive to the port for ferryboat toYalova. Arrive Yalova and drive to Bursa enjoying the lovely countryside. Arrive to Bursa,  one of the most visited tourist sites in Turkey. Lunch at a known local restaurant will be the famous “Kebap of Alexander The Great“. Drive to the 600 years survivor İnkaya Plane Tree and coffee break on theway to Uludag. Climb to Uludag, the legendary Mount Olympos, by cable car ( if the weather conditions are inconvenient and Uludag is cancelled, extra sightseeing in Bursa will be supplemented) , visits to Ulucami(Grand Mosque), the Green Mosque and the Green Mausoleum, the old Silk Market in the Covered Bazaar.Late evening return to İstanbul and transfer to your hotel. Overnight.

Day 13 - ISTANBUL ( Half day Spice Bazaar and Bosphorus Cruise) / ISTANBUL( free- afternoon) ( optional-Golden Horn-Eyup Sultan Mosque-Pierre Loti Coffee House-Miniaturk) (B)
After the beakfast Half day Tour of Golden Horn, Spice Bazaar and Bosphorus Cruise. Meet you guide ın the reception and start your tour with Golden Horn (from the bus), the arm of the Bosphorus and a natural harbour of the historical peninsula separating the old and the new parts of İstanbul where the first colonies settled during the Byzantines. The residential area for Byzantine Jews, Italian traders and other non-muslim minorities. Drive along the traces of history at Balat viewing Metal Church of St. Stephen the Bulgarian, Jewish Hospital (Or-Ahayim), Fener Orthodox Patriarchate and 22 kms. long Byzantine City Walls, strongest fortification of the middle age. Then continue with the Spice Bazaar, mystical smells of different aromas of various spices. Shops selling fruits, vegetables, fish, flowers, etc. followed by a memorable Cruise on the Bosphorus, 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 residents and luxurious apartments. While passing by vision the Imperial Gardens of Yildiz Palace, Ciragan Palace and Beylerbeyi Palace from the sea. Disembark at Rumeli Fortress (no interior visit), . Tour terminates at the Taksim Square. Rest of the day free for your own interests.

In the afternoon you may explore Istanbul on your own visiting Basilica cistern - Castle of seven towers. We may expand your program to Galata and Galata Tower. Return to hotel and overnight

Day 14 - ISTANBUL( Free at leisure) / ( Homebound International flight) (B)
After breakfast, you will have a free day in Istanbul till you meet your transferman at the hotel  for your transfer to the airport. Return to your hotel. Meet your transferman at your hotel and transfer to Istanbul Airport for your homebound flight.Fly back home with pleasant and unforgettable memories…Thank you for your preference of N&M Tourism and Travel services.



Hotel Details

Night 1, Sultan Cave Suites Hotel 4*,Cappadocia,
Booking.com Rating: 9.3 Superb
Room Type: Deluxe Cave Room
One of our top picks in Goreme. Placed atop Aydinli Hill, this unique hotel offers cave rooms furnished with antiques from throughout Turkey. It features far-reaching views across Goreme from its panoramic sun terrace. All rooms have a seating area and modern en-suite bathrooms. The picturesque landscapes of Goreme Historical Park are less than 2 km away.
Web site: http://www.sultancavesuites.com/

Night 2,3,4,5, Alp Pasa Boutique Hotel 4*, Antalya,
A stylish retreat converted from an old Ottoman mansion in the Old Town (Kaleici) in a unique quarter at the heart of the city of Antalya located right next to the most important historical, entertainment and shopping venues of Antalya, .The hotel building dates back to the 18th century, featuring unique historical architecture in harmony with luxurious details. Surrounded by verdant gardens and historical mansions, It is within walking distance to marina, beach, city centre and shopping malls and only within 100 meters to the famous Hadrian’s Gate (Uckapilar) perhaps the most attractive spot of Antalya.
Ornamented with an interior design, loyal to the Ottoman spirit, expresses style and luxury in each and every corner, with its rooms and a mystical restaurant where masonry is delicately expressed and an outdoor museum where historical remains were unearthed during the renovation works. The hotel features a courtyard ornamented with authentic mosaic stones, a sunbathing terrace and swimming pool.
Hotel is only 12 km from Antalya International Airport, and in close proximity to the ancient harbour, Antalya Cultural Center and so many other attractions. 
Web site: http://www.alppasa.com/en/index.asp

Night 6,7, Ilayda Avant Garde, Kusadasi 4*, Booking.com Rating: 9.2 Superb
Situated in most popular area and only 50 m from the beach in the heart of the Kusadasi. It offers views overlooking a beach, the Aegean Sea and Kusadasi Marina. Free Wi-Fi and free parking is available.
Room Type: Sea View room
Web address: http://www.ilaydaavantgarde.com/

Night 8,9, Holiday Inn Istanbul – Kadikoy 4*, Istanbul
Booking.com Rating: 8.8 Fabulous
One of our top picks located on the Asian side of Istanbul, 7 km from Maiden's Towers on the Bosphorus.  All rooms featuring slick decor with wooden accents, have flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi access, minifridges, and tea and coffee making facilities. a private bathroom with free toiletries. The hotel has a fitness centre, a spa centre and sauna,  and hammam, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Popular shopping district Bagdat Avenue is 1.1 km from the property. Sogutlucesme Metrobus Station is 1.2 km away, enabling easy access to European side. Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia and old city Istanbul is 18 km from Holiday Inn Istanbul. Closest airport is Istanbul Ataturk Airport and is 32.5 km from the property.
Web site: http://www.hikadikoy.com/home-eng.html

Night 10,11,12,13,  Dosso Dossi Old City Hotel 4*, Istanbul,
Booking.com Rating: 9.1 Superb
Located in Sultanahmet district, Dosso Dossi Hotels Old City is within a walking distance from historical sites such as Hagia Sophia Museum, Basilica Cistern and the Blue Mosque. Sultanahmet Tram Station is just a 4-minute walk from Dosso Dossi. Featuring a stylish décor, all rooms at Dosso Dossi Hotels Old City are equipped with air conditioning, an LCD TV with satellite channels, minibar, a safe box, electric kettle and a private bathroom with shower. All rooms are soundproofed.
Web site: http://www.dossodossioldcity.com/en/index.as

Flight Details:
International Flights ( not included in the price)

Domestic Flights ( included in the price)
Istanbul / Kayseri
Kayseri (Cappadocia) / Antalya
Izmir/ Istanbul

Cab Details and Transfers:

Private transfers in VIP AC Car
Private airport-hotel-airport transfers in Cappadocia
Private airport-hotel transfers in Antalya
Private hotel-airport transfers in Izmir ( Kusadasi)
Private airport-hotel and hotel - airport transfers in Istanbul
Tour transfers- seat in coach , special AC Non-smoking tour buses
Intercity bus from Antalya to Pamukkale - seat in coach


Terms & Conditions:

Payment: 
    30 % Advance Payment is required with booking (non refundable) 
    70 % Payment prior to 30 days from tour starting date.
 
Cancellations (for refundable part): 
    100 % refund prior to last 21 days to tour starting date 
    50 % refund prior to last 15 days to tour starting date 
    Non refundable within 15 days to tour starting date