ARRIVE IN TURKEY
Welcome to Istanbul! When you arrive at the airport, your guide will take you to your hotel.
Discover the Blue Mosque, facing Hagia Sophia, famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet. Visit the Topkapi Palace, where the Imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans exhibits Chinese porcelain, weapons, calligraphy section and the Hippodrome, where chariot races and the Byzantine riots took place. Spend free time in the grand bazaar with its 3,500 shops.
Drive to Bursa and don’t forget to take some fantastic pictures along the way!
BURSA MOUNTAIN CITY TOUR
Enjoy a ride up the steep slopes of Mount Olympus. Return to the city center and visit Bursa, the birthplace of modern Turkish culture and the first capital of the Ottoman Empire. Visit the Green Mosque (Yesil Camii) and the neighboring Green Tomb (Yesil Turbe), both renowned for their superb tile decoration, as well as the Covered Bazaar, which for centuries was the center of the flourishing silk trade where merchants from all over the world met for centuries to trade silk cocoons and fabric. Enjoy the finest authentic Ottoman kebabs in one of the finest restaurants in the area.
Go ahead and pig out on the greatest kebabs and be as silly as you like as you look out at the mountains!
Drive to Istanbul and don’t forget to take some fantastic pictures along the way! Check out from your hotel and head to the airport for your journey ahead.
On arrival in Antalya, your guide will take you to your hotel.
ANTALYA CITY TOUR
Visit Hadrian’s Gate, the Clock Tower at Kalekapisi, Republic Square with its dramatic statue and excellent views of the Mediterranean Coast and the distant Olimpos Mountains. Descending from the square, explore the narrow, winding streets of historic Old Antalya (Kaleiçi), filled with graceful Ottoman era houses and gardens. The last stop is the Duden Waterfall that is at the highest cliff of Lara Beach. The tour concludes with shopping facilities where you can purchase local goods and services.
Chill in the beauty of Antalya and don’t leave each other’s side as you relax by its beaches!
Check out from your hotel and head to the airport for your journey ahead. On arrival in Istanbul, your guide will take you to your hotel.
DEPART FOR HOME!
Check out from your hotel and head to the airport for your flight back home.