Daily departure from April to October 2019
DAY 01 : Arrival to Athens (Meals: No)
Upon arrival in Athens International airport, our representative will meet you & transfer to the hotel.
(Check-In after 13:00pm) and check in to hotel. Rest of day is leisure and Overnight in Athens.
DAY 02 : Athens City tour (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, 07:45am, depart for half day Athens city tour, which includes a visit to the Acropolis, its museum and the Parthenon. Also view the House of Parliament,the Memorial to the Unknown Soldier, National Library, Evzones in their picturesque uniform, the Presidential Palace, the Panatheanic Stadium (where first Olympic Games of the modern era were held in 1896), the Temple of Olympian Zeus and Hadrian's Arch. Remaining day at leisure and Overnight in Athens.
DAY 03 : Athens to Mykonos ( By Ferry ) (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check out from hotel and transfer to port
07:30 am, depart on Standard ferry to Mykonos
12:45 pm Arrival Mykonos, meet and transfer to hotel.
Rest of day is leisure and Overnight in Mykonos.
DAY 04 : Free in Mykonos (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast and a full day free at leisure for you to explore Mykonos Town and other areas of the island. Dont forget about the famous nightlife which is on offer. Overnight in Mykonos.
DAY 05 : Mykonos to Santorini (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check-out and free at leisure till transfer hotel to port
13:50pm Depart on highspeed ferry to Santorini
16:30pm Arrival to Santorini, meet and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Santorini
DAY 06 : Free in Santorini (Meals: Breakfast)
A free day at leisure to relax on one of the many different beaches of Santorini (gold, red or black sands) or explore the capital town of Fira. There are also various excursions available, by bus and boat, to take you to visit the ruins and tour the volcano. Overnight in Santorini.
DAY 07 : Santorini to Izmir via Athens (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check-out and free at leisure till transfer hotel to airport
21:15 pm Departure Aegean airlines flight to Izmir via Athens.
00:25 am Arrival to Izmir, meet and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
DAY 08 : Full day Ephesus tour (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, 09:00am pick up from hotel for daily Ephesus Tour; First stop, Ephesus Ancient City - Enter through the Magnesia Gate and begin a slow, downhill walk with your guide into the ruins of this Roman provincial capital. Your route takes you past the Odeon, the Celsus Library, the Temple of Hadrian, the Fountain of Trajan. The Grand Theatre, where Saint Paul preached, is the largest theatre is antiquity with capacity of 24.000 seats. Next we will visit the ruins of the Temple of Artemis. Lunch at a nice local restaurant and then we will visit the House of the Virgin Mary's. Overnight in Kusadasi.
DAY 09 : Pamukkale tour / Overnight coach to Cappadocia (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, Pick up from hotel at 8:00am. Drive to Pamukkale, Discovery of Travertine terraces and Hierapolis. The travertine terraces at Pamukkale are one of the most spectacular natural wonders we ever have seen from various mineral springs in a vast white cliff side. Walk along the Hierapolis ancient city ruins, see the huge Necropolis, and feel the warmth of the natural spring as you go barefoot on the Travertens. Then If you like to swim in the Ancient Pool which is also called Cleopatras Pool they charge extra entrance fee. 21:00 pm Overnight coach to Cappadocia. (OPTIONAL: Domestic flight available from Izmir to Kayseri with extra cost ,included with an extra night hotel accommodation)
DAY 10 : Arrival & Cappadocia Tour including Goreme (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
07:00 am Arrival Cappadocia, meet and transfer to hotel. 09:45 am, visit Goreme Open Air Museum consisting of five Byzantine Orthodox churches. Visit also Uchisar to take pictures of "The Castle" and sightseeing. Lunch in Goreme and then visit Avanos which is famous for its potteries. You can see their demonstration and you can try to make it. After that a visit to the valley of fairy chimney, the name is Pasabagi then we continue to see Cavusin (Rose Valley) which has amazing beautiful red rock formations. Next is the Devrent Valley and Urgup afterwards. Following that a panoramic view point to observe the fairy chimneys. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 11 : Cappadocia Tour /Flight to Istanbul (Meals:Breakfast+Lunch)
(OPTINAL:This morning an hour hot-air balloon ride available with extra cost of 150.00 EUR Per person)
Breakfast, 09:45am, depart to visit Ortahisar we can have good photo opportunity of Ortahisar rock castle. Mustafapasa which was old Greek Village once called Sinasos. There are old Greek churches in this town. After that we drive through Sahinefendi and then visit a roman ruins of Sobesos which is recently excavated that has very nice ground mosaics. Soganli Valley We walk 2 km in the valley and visit famous cave churches. Lunch in Soganli Village then Kaymakli Underground City that is the deepest underground city. Transfer to Kayseri airport for an evening flight to Istanbul at 19:30pm.
21:00pm arrival to Istanbul, meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 12 : Historical Istanbul Tour ( Walking tour) (Meals: Breakfast+Lunch)
Breakfast, visit to the ancient Byzantine Hippodrome where you will tour the Egyptian Obelisk, Serpentine Column, Fountain of Wilhelm II, the elegant Blue Mosque famous with its heavenly six minarets and the Hagia Sophia Museum, built during the reign of Emperor Theodosius and burned down in the fire of Nika Revolt in 532 A.D. After lunch visit the Topkapi Palace (excluding harem), residence and administrative center of the Ottoman Sultans. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 13 : Half day Morning Bosphorus cruise (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, drive to Spice Market, Egyptian Bazaar heaped with various sweets & spices is one of the world’s largest spice bazaars since 1665. Then embark on the Bosphorus ferry for an unforgettable cruise along the Bosphorus, the beautiful strait that divides Europe from Asia.After tour back to hotel with rest of day is leisure . Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 14 : Tour ends/ Transfer to airport (Meals: Breakfast)
Breakfast, check-out from hotel, and transfer to Ataturk airport as per your flight departure time.