Discover the Wonders of Turkey - 5 Days

This tour covers the main highlights of Turkey. You will see the Temple of Apollo in Ephesus, the amusing caves and chimnies of Cappadocia, Pamukkale ancients, and Hierapolis.

Overview

Wonders of Turkey-5 Day

This tour covers the main highlights of Turkey.  You will see the amusing caves and chimnies of Cappadocia, Pamukkale ancients, Hierapolis with the Temple of Apollo and the House of Virgin Mary, and Syringe Village in the Ephesus area by experienced local tour guides.

  • Discover more demands in your limited time
  • Flexibility with and without a tour guide
  • Regular tours, with no hidden costs

Additional activities to do during the tour with extra payment.

  • Hot Air Balloon Tour in Cappadocia
  • Tandem Paragliding in Pamukkale

TRIP TYPE: Group Tours / Private Tour

STARTS: Izmir Airport or Hotels

ENDS: Nevsehir Airport / Bus station

DEPARTS: Daily Full Year

GROUP SIZE: Min 2 / Max 24

HOTEL RATING: 4 – 5 star

TOUR GUIDE / LANGUAGE: Yes – English

MEALS: Breakfast: 6 / Lunch: 4 / Dinner: none

VISITING

Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pamukkale, Cappadocia

GOOD TO KNOW:

  • Please wear comfortable clothes, a hat, sunglasses, and shoes.
  • Do not forget your swimsuit and towel.
  • Take your camera (without professional equipment)

ADDITIONAL INFO

  • Clients must be ready at the departure point 15 minutes before the exact pickup time.
  • If you cannot find the service you need please contact our dedicated team to advise of your requirements.
  • Please take always a passport

Itinerary

Day 1
Pick-up Izmir Airport - Ephesus Tour

A fully air-conditioned and comfortable car will pick you up from the Airport in Izmir. The bus will drive you towards the first stop of this excursion, Ephesus, which is approximately 40 minutes away from Izmir. During this tour, you will be accompanied by a professional tour guide.
The first stop of this excursion will take place in the ancient city of Ephesus. This city used to be a central trading point due to its large harbor. What makes it truly spectacular is that it is constructed solely of marble. Among the most notable monuments of Ephesus is the ancient theatre, the Hadrian Gate, the library, and the statute of Goddess Nike. In addition, the infamous Temple of Artemis is also located there which is included in the 7 wonders of the world. Ephesus is characterized as a UNESCO site of cultural heritage due to its history and great importance.
After spending some time there, you will enter the bus and continue towards the next stop of this excursion, which is the House of Virgin Mary. This house can be found in a beautiful and quiet location surrounded by the tranquillity of nature. It is believed that Virgin Mary spent her last days there with Saint John.
The last stop of the Ephesus Classic Tour will be made at the Isabey Mosque. This religious monument was constructed in 1374-75 and forms one of the oldest and most impressive examples of the Anatolian Bay links architecture. During your time there, you may admire the beauty of this impressive structure and snap some interesting photos.
In between the stops, a lunch break will also be offered. The meal will be served at a local restaurant where you will have the opportunity to enjoy freshly made recipes. By the end of the last stop, the bus will continue on its way back to Kusadasi. Full of great memories and impressed by the enormous history of Ephesus, we will drive in the direction of Kusadasi where you will spend the night.

Day 2
Pamukkale Tour

Today we will start our day early as we will drive in the direction of Pamukkale. Your guide will pick you up from your place as we do have a 3-hour drive.
Once arrived in Pamukkale, the first stop will be the red Springs. These unusual spring waters are found only five kilometers from Pamukkale. These red waters are said to have a healing effect.
The next stop will be the theatre of Hierapolis which is one of the best-preserved entertainment destinations that dates back to the second century. You will visit Agora, Cleopatra Pool, Hierapolis, and Necropolis. Necropolis which was made popular thanks to the believed healing properties of the different water. This cemetery has people from different peoples across many periods. After you will visit the thermal pools of Pamukkale where your guide will give you plenty of time to enjoy.
After the tour, you will get your lunch and you will visit the Onyx Stones before we are driving back to Kusadasi.

Day 3
Direct Flight to Cappadocia

Our team will transfer you to Izmir Airport for your flight to Kayseri-Cappadocia. When you arrive our team will welcome you and take you to your cave hotel. You will be able to have a rest for the rest of the day.

Day 4
South Cappadocia Tour

After breakfast, we pick you up from the hotel as we will start our daily tour. The first stop is the famous ‘three Urgup beauties’ where you can see mushroom-shaped rock formations and the panorama of the city of Urgup. The next stop is mustafapaşa, known as sinuses. You will go to taşkınpaşa, which has the most beautiful examples of Seljuk architecture in the district. Next, you will visit sobessos, located near the village of Sahin Efendi. It belongs to the Roman era. You will take a short walk in soğanlı valley, where there are many different churches. You will visit the deepest underground city in the region, and you will have the opportunity to taste the famous local Cappadocian wines in Kocabağ.

Day 5
North Cappadocia Tour/Flight to Istanbul

After breakfast, we pick you up from the hotel as we will start our daily tour. You will to go Uchisar Castle which is one of the highest points of Cappadocia. Then you will pass through Cavusin and Pasabag (Monks Valley) surrounded by vineyards. You’ll have lunch at Avanos. After lunch, you will see famous animal-shaped rocks, Three Nices, cave chapels, churches, and Göreme Open Air Museum. When the tour ends our team will transfer you to the airport for your flight to Istanbul or to Nevsehir bus station to catch a bus to another destination.

Included Services

  • • Admission fees to attractions
  • • All sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
  • • Mentioned meals
  • • Transfer service from Hotels
  • • Transportation by air-conditioned non-smoking vehicle
  • • Flight ticket Izmir - Cappadocia (May be operated by Turkish Airlines, Anadolu Jet, Atlas Jet, Sun Express, or Pegasus Airlines)
  • • Airport transfer
  • • Accommodation

Excluded Services

  • • Beverage during the tour
  • • Tips to the guide and driver
  • • Personal expenses
  • • Entrance for swimming in Cleopatra Pool
  • • Visits and services not mentioned in the itinerary
How Can I Book This Tour ?

Please fill out the booking request form. Our team will get back to you. The tour will be confirmed by the Excursions Finder sales department at the reception of the online booking or online payment. Please provide always all the correct information for easy processing.

Reservations and payments?

For Direct Customers
There are so many adventures waiting for you, by reservation, 50% of the total cost is due once the trip and cost have been approved by both parties. The full amount may also be paid at this time. The remaining balance is due upon arrival/check-in. This applies to any of the seasons and guarantees the trip.

For Travel Agencies
We require full payment of the tour at the time of reservation once the trip and cost have been approved by both Excursions Finder and the Travel Agency. This applies to any of the seasons and guarantees the blocking of the trip.

Cancellation Policy

The deadline for canceling a reservation is as follows:
If payment is made and the customer, due to outside circumstances, cannot make the trip, the reservation can be postponed, without penalty charges, and can be rescheduled at a later date. No changes can be made to the original reservation upon rescheduling.

Deadlines for cancellation with a refund: One (1) week prior to the date of your tour
Last Minute Cancelations
Full payments or deposits will not be reimbursed for last-minute cancellations by either direct customers or travel agencies.
No Show
In the event of a No-Show by either a Direct Customer or Travel Agency, no refund shall be given.
In case of fortuitous events or Acts of God, management will assess the situation and decide upon a course of action. If a reimbursement or discount is agreed upon, the amount will return within the time specified by management. The Direct Customer or Travel Agency is responsible for all/any bank charge that may apply to the transaction.

Methodes of Payment

Reservations will be guaranteed within the down payment for Direct Customers or full payment for Travel Agencies. We accept electronic money transfers, bank deposits, and all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club.

Payment can be made by sending a scanned copy or clear photo of the deposit slip to [email protected] or WhatsApp at +905323959925 along with the following information:
Company Name or Individual holder of the reservation
Names of those in party
NIT or identity card
City of issue of the document
Residence address
Telephone number
E-mail

After verifying the information, our sales staff will book the reservation.
For reservations during High Season, fifteen (15) business days are required to allow for payment processing after the final quote is agreed upon.
For reservations during the Low Season, five (5) business days are required to allow for payment processing after the final quote is agreed upon.
All confirmed reservations with our office, for both Travel Agencies and Direct Customers, will be sent an e-mail containing the trip description, the total cost with the down payment reflected, and a copy of our company policy in regards to cancellation, no show, date changes, etc.

Refunds

The process for refunding a deposit is as follows:
In the event of a refund, the Direct Customer or Travel Agency is responsible for covering any bank charges. 10% of the total payment will be withheld to cover this cost.
The Customer or Travel Agency must submit a written request for a refund along with the reason(s) for the reservation cancellation. Please specify the account number to which the money shall be refunded and the name under which the reservation was made.
Please allow 5 to 8 business days to process the refund request.
If the cancellation of the reserve corresponds to an event, it will be done according to the specifications and conditions agreed by both parties in the contract.

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Discover the Wonders of Turkey