The best places for a 5-day holiday in Turkey
Turkey is the ideal place where your dreams may turn into reality, due to its wonderful places. For example, some of them are Istanbul, Cappadocia and Pamukkale. In each of them you will be witnessing some of the most beautiful places in the whole world. The fact of a holiday in Turkey turns a lot more exciting when it is about a 5-day route, while you will explore its main sites.
Because of this, we offer you an itinerary which would cover the main sites, independently of the amount of days you have to visit the country. We offer you to discover cities, get used to diverse cultures and do several things which you may not be used to, but you will definitely enjoy! The main thing is, you will count with a local guide, who will help you enjoy as much as possible each of your tours.
From early in the morning you will have some time to explore the main sites of Istanbul. For example, the blue mosque, also known as the mosque of Sultán Ahmet I, which was built by order of this Sultán, in the year 1609. Visit Hagia Sophia, such impressive is its architecture that it has been declared as a representation of the byzantine art.
Enjoy an amazing cruise in the Bosphorus, one of the most unforgettable experiences you may enjoy in Turkey. After visiting the main sites in Istanbul you will be driven to the airport to catch your flight to Cappadocia.
One of the most recommended activities in Cappadocia is the hot air balloon; which is probably one of the elements that defines this region. In case you would like to do it, we may arrange a reservation for you, which you may pay on site. Being able to see the stunning scenery from the heights is an unforgettable experience.
After enjoying the view from the heights, you will visit the dove valley and the beautiful castle of Uçhisar. You may also visit Kaymakli, an ancient underground village; this amazing sites hosts several levels, approximately 5 floors and a deepness of 40m.
You will start your day after a nice breakfast in your hotel, after that you will start your drive towards Pamukkale. After driving 3 hours in an luxury air conditioned car, you will arive to Konya; which is very well known as the home of Rumi, the famous sufí which founded the derviches.
On the 4th day you will explore Pamukkale, place which has been declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site, which is located 20 km from Denizli. On the other hand, it is also known as the Cotton Castle, due to its white aspect - caused by architectural failures which let the thermal waters flow. There, you may find terraces of minerals which occur due to the water.
After breakfast you will kick off your private tour to visit Ephesus next to your local guide. You will visit the Temple of Artemis, known as one of the seven wonders of the antique world, and the beautiful city of Ephesus.
After that, we will visit the house of virgin Mary, where it is believed she spent her last days before dying. The itinerary will finish around 16:30, when you will be driven to Esmirna airport for you to catch your flight back to Istanbul on time.
English, Spanish, German, French (other language under request)
Pick up point
Istanbul hotel or airport
This Private Tour includes:
- Private official tour guide for your tours
- Private vehicle with chauffeur for your tours
- Entrance fees
- Completely personalised and private experience
- Guardian Angel Service: 24/7 phone line
- Private tour
- Public liability insurance
This Private Tour excludes:
- Flights (optional)
- Food and drinks
- Hot air balloon flight
- No Refund, Modification or Cancellation in any case on any type of tickets or entrance fees.
- Modification of tour/service dates and starting times are subject to availability.
- 48 hours prior to first service date: Free Cancellation on guide and private vehicle with chauffeur. Any type of entrance tickets have no refund.
- Less than 48 hours prior to first service date: No Refund. Payment of 100%.