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Day 1 - Istanbul:
Upon arrival in Istanbul, you will be greeted by a representative from the tour company who will transfer you to your hotel in the city center in a special Vito car, which you will use for the entire tour. After hotel checking in, you will have some free time to explore the city on your own. You can take an evening stroll around Sultanahmet or Taksim Square and enjoy dinner at one of the local restaurants. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 - Istanbul:
After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and taken on a guided tour of the historical old part of Istanbul. Today's itinerary includes visiting the Blue Mosque/Sultanahmet Mosque, Hagia Sophia, the Constantinople Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace, and the Grand Bazaar. You will learn about the history and culture of these landmarks from your knowledgeable guide. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 - Flight to Cappadocia:
In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and taken to Istanbul Airport in your private VIP vehicle. You will then take a flight to Cappadocia. Upon arrival in Cappadocia, you will be greeted with a sign with your name on it and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day will be spent visiting Uchisar castle, Goreme Open Air Museum, Valley of Love, Monks Valley, Valley of Imagination, and an Avanos pottery workshop or weaving school. You also have the option to go on a sunset horseback riding tour. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 4 - Cappadocia (Option 1):
Today, you have two options to choose from. For option 1, you will start your day with an optional hot air balloon ride. After breakfast, you will visit Ortahisar panorama, Mustafapasa village, Keslik monastery, Sobesos ancient city, Soganli valley, and Red and Rose valley walks. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 4 - Cappadocia (Option 2):
For option 2, you will visit Goreme panorama, Ihlara valley, Selime monastery, Kaymakli underground city, and dove valley. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 5 - Cappadocia to Antalya:
After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to Antalya in your private vehicle. On the way, you will visit the Duden waterfalls and take a ride on the Tünektepe cable car. Once you arrive in Antalya, you will visit the old town of Kaleici before returning to your hotel. Overnight in Antalya.
Day 6 - Antalya to Pamukkale:
After breakfast, you will depart from Antalya and head to Pamukkale. Once you arrive, you will visit the Pamukkale Travertines, ancient pools, and Hierapolis Ancient City. Overnight in Pamukkale.
Day 7 - Pamukkale to Istanbul via Ephesus:
In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and driven to the ancient city of Ephesus. You will visit the Ephesus Ancient City, the Temple of Artemis, and the House of Virgin Mary. After the tour, you will be transferred to Izmir airport with your private car for your flight back to Istanbul.
That concludes your tour of Turkey!