Please arrive by 06:40 PM for a prompt departure at 07:50 PM
Approximately 07:30 PM
Included / Excluded
• Accommodation in 4 star deluxe and 5 star Hotels
• Daily Breakfasts in the hotels
• Lunches and Dinners in Indian restaurants in Istanbul including bottled mineral water
• Lunches and Dinners in rest of Turkey prepared by an Indian chef including bottled mineral water
• Return Airport Transfers
• Deluxe Coach new model
• English Speaking Local Guide
• Sightseeing as the itinerary
• Museum Entrances
• Toll fee, parking fee
• 02 Bottles of water in the bus (500 ML x 2)
• Services of an Indian Chef and Tour Conductor from India
• Hot Air Balloon
• Traditional gullet ride in Antalya
• Belly Dance and Whirling dervishes show
• Jet Boat / Gondola Ride (subject to availability of water level in the red river)
• Tips and Gratuities
• VAT and Hotel Taxes
• Government service Tax
• Beverages during meals including soft drinks, mocktails, cocktails and alcohol
• Massage & Spa Services at Hotel Payable directly
• Any personal expense incurred during the tour
Non-refundable amount of Rs. 40,000 Payable at the time of booking.
44- 31 days from the date of departure – 25% of the cost of the holiday
30-25 days from the date of departure – 50% of the cost of the holiday
25-15 Days from Date of Departure – 75 % of the cost of the holiday
15 and below days from the date of departure 100% of the cost of the holiday
Points to be noted
Airport transfers would be provided as per flights booked by us. Supplement cost of USD45.00 per person would be applicable for passengers using alternative flights arriving at different times
Deviation in the group date would be liable to a date change penalty of Rs4500.00 + difference of airfare if applicable
Check in of all hotels is 2 PM and check out 10 AM.
Arise Travels is not liable for any refunds in case of cancellation of scheduled sightseeing due to unnatural circumstances / weather conditions / delayed timings of the group participants
Food cooked by the chef in Turkey is as per availability of vegetables during the season..
Day 01: 07 Nov Mumbai – Istanbul - Cappadocia
Depart by Turkish airline flight at 06:40 AM. Arrive in Istanbul Ataturk International airport at 10:40 AM and take a connecting flight to Kayseri at 12:55 PM Arrive at Kayseri airport and transfer to Cappadocia. Proceed for lunch and then check into the hotel. Cappadocia which is unique in the world and is a miraculous nature wonder is the common name of the field covered by the provinces of Aksaray, Nevsehir, Nigde, Kayseri and Kirsehir in the Central Anatolian region. Today evening enjoy a traditional Turkish night show.
The Turkish Night Show highlights the dance traditions of various regions of Turkey, complete with traditional costumes and of course, exhilarating belly dancers. This lively performance is a great way to enjoy traditional Turkish music and dancing
Day 02: 08 Nov Cappadocia
Early morning enjoy a panoramic view of the Cappadocia region on a hot air balloon Cappadocia is a landscape that you will have never witnessed before in your lifetime. This makes it one of the most popular spots in the world to go up in a Hot Air Balloon. As you take off for sunrise you will start to be hypnotised by the spectacular and surreal landscape that lies below you. You will gently drift over the Fairy Chimneys, through valleys scattered with Pigeon houses, over Orchards and Vineyards. The different colours of the diversified landscape will leave you breathless. It is an activity not to be missed After breakfast, full day excursion in Cappadocia including visits to the Kaymakli Underground City and Open Air Museum in Goreme Evening enjoy a evening on Kizilirmak River in a jet boat / gondola ride Overnight in Cappadocia
Day 03: 09 Nov Antalya
After breakfast at the hotel drive to Antalya via Konya. Visit the famous mouseleum of the sufi philosopher Mevlana. The Mevlana Museum (MevlanaMüzesi), also known as the Green Mausoleum or Green Dome, is the original lodge of the Mevlevi Whirling Dervishes, a mystical Sufi Muslim group. It containes the tomb and shrine of the Mevlana, or Rumi, which remains an important place of pilgrimage.
Arrive and transfer to the hotel Overnight in Antalya
Day 04: 10 Nov Antalya
Today enjoy the city tour of Antalya including visit to the magnificent Kursunlu waterfalls. The waterfall is on one of the tributaries of the Aksu River, where the tributary drops from Antalya's plateau to the coastal plain. It is situated in the midst of a pine forest of exceptional beauty, and the environs provide a picnic and pleasure spot. Overnight in Antalya
Day 05: 11 Nov Pammukale
After breakfast at the hotel, check out from the hotel and depart for Pamukkale. Visit the ancient Hierapolis with the magnificent Necropolis, graveyard and the lime cascade and white calcium terraces.
Overnight in Pamukkale.
Day 06: 12 Nov Kusadasi
After breakfast transfer to Kusadasi Kusadasi, which means "bird island", is set in a superb gulf in the Aegean region of Turkey and is known for its turquoise sparkling water of the Sea, broad sandy beaches, bright sun and large marina with a capacity for 600 boats. A glorious ancient city stands beside it, Ephesus with hundreds of thousands of visitors from tours each year. Numerous holiday villages and hotels line its shores and hundreds of restaurants serves food from all around the world. Overnight in Kusadasi
Day 07: 13 Nov Kusadasi – Ephesus – Kusadasi
After breakfast at the hotel, depart for Ephesus tour. Ephesus, once the most important commercial center of the western Anatolia , is one of the highlights of Turkey that awaits the exploring tourists. The city was established as a port on the mouth of the river Cayster and was one of the foremost cities of the world for its being on a strategic trade route in Anatolia.The city itself and the ruins are all on the sides of a fertile valley. The extensive ruins including the theatre, library or gymnasium create the special atmosphere of Ephesus, and appeal to every visitors. Ephesus has been a "center" during the date. Once a trade center of the ancient world , a religious center of the early Christianity and today, a unique tourism center proving all its perfectas to the visitors through the world. Drive back to Kusadasi Overnight in Kusadasi
Day 08: 14 Nov Istanbul
Today transfer to the airport to take your flight to Istanbul. Istanbul - The Former capital of three successive empires, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman. Istanbul today honors and preserves the legacy of the past while looking forward to a modern Future. Istanbul of the day conforms the definition of a great city, not only with her population and the area she covers but also with the variety of cultures and ways of living. This cultural structure which enables a good number of elements that contradict with each other and yet exist together even one in another, is the produce of an accumulation of about one thousand years. Overnight in Istanbul
Day 09: 15 Nov Istanbul
After breakfast, depart for a full-day sightseeing tour of Istanbul. You will begin the day with Roman Hippodrome, where the chariot races were organised by the Romans and Byzantines. Blue Mosque-the only mosque with six minarets and its surroundings will be our next place to visit. Next, you will see the German Fountain. Visit Topkapı Museum is the big one...the most important museum of Turkey and the Balkan Peninsula.. First, second, third and fourth courtyards; the Audience Hall, Divan-the High Court, Historical Kitchens, Royal Stables, the Treasury, gardens, kiosks…. Next place to see is Hagia Irene Church (from outside). Our final place of interest is Church of Sergius and Bacchus today known as “Petit Hagia Sophia Mosque”. Overnight in Istanbul
Day 10: 16 Nov Istanbul
You will first visit the Spice Bazaar where your guide explains the miracle of the herbs and spices This is followed by the Bosphorus cruise.The boat goes by the shores of Bosphorus and you will see the views of Dolmabahce Palace, Leanders Tower, two suspension bridges, Rumeli Hisarı Fortress, and the beautiful mansions by the shores of Bosphorus Rest of the day at leisure to enjoy this magnificent city Overnight in Istanbul
Overnight in Istanbul
Day 11: 17 Nov Istanbul After breakfast, check out from the hotel After lunch, transfer to the airport for your flight back home departing at 07:30 PM.