8 DAYS DUBAI AND TURKEY COMBINED TOUR ITINERARY:
Day 1 – Dubai - Arrival Day
Arrive to Dubai International Airport, Clear Customs & Immigration. Meet & Greet
upon arrival by English speaking representative and arrival transfer from Dubai
International Airport to hotel. Check in to your Hotel. Overnight in Dubai.
Day 2 - Dubai City Tour
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Dubai City Tour. The city tour is a
great introduction to Dubai especially if you are on a short visit, as you will
get to see some of the most popular sights. You will be visiting amazing and
picturesque landmarks that combines fabulous architecture with the rich culture
of the Middle East. There is plenty of time at each stop to enjoy and photograph
along with a very pleasant tour guide. It helps you to learn about the city and
hit the major tourist spots and then make follow up trips to places you want to
spend more time at. Photo stop outside Jumeirah Mosque, visit Dubai Creek,
explore the Dubai Museum, visit Gold and Spick Souk, stop at Burj Al Arab Hotel
for photographs. After the tour return to the hotel. Overnight in Dubai.
Day 3 - Dubai to Istanbul - Turkey
Today we will transfer you to airport for your flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival
to Istanbul, meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel. You will be given
your room key and the rest of the day is yours to explore Istanbul. Overnight in
There are two airports in Istanbul. Istanbul Ataturk airport is 20 km away from
city center and Sabiha Gokcen airport is 55 km away from city center. Transfer
from Ataturk airport to your hotel is included, if you arrive to Sabiha Gokcen
airport please contact us for transfer rates.
Day 4 - Turkey- Istanbul City Tour
Pick up at 08:30am from your hotel for the a day tour of old Istanbul city.
Visit to ST. SOPHIA This ancient basilica, built by Constantine the Great in the
4th century and reconstructed by Justinian in the 6th century, is one of the
architectural marvels of all time. TOPKAPI PALACE The great palace of the
Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite
collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans
and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the
Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed. SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL
MOSQUE Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet,
is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of
blue Iznik tiles. HIPPODROME Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races,
with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine
Column and the Column of Constantine. Lunch break at 13:00pm after the lunch
Murtis Tour will then take you to the GRAND COVERED BAZAAR In this labyrinth of
streets and passages are more then 4, 000 shops with each trade having its own
area: the goldsmiths street, the carpet sellers, Turkish arts and crafts, such
as handpainted ceramic plates, hand - honed copperware, brassware and trays,
water ewers, onyx - ware and meerschaum pipes. After the tour, depart for
Istanbul Ataturk airport for domestic flight to Izmir. Transfer from airport and
check in to your hotel in Kusadasi. Dinner and overnight in Kusadasi.
Please Note: Hagia Sophia is closed on mondays, Topkapi Palace closed on
tuesdays, Grand Bazaar closed on sundays. If your tour is on one of these days
we would offer you to visit Underground Cistern instead of Hagia Sophia and
Topkapi palace museum, instead of Grand Baazar you will visit Spice Bazaar.
Day 5 - Turkey- Kusadasi - Ephesus Tour - Turkish Village Sirince
08:30 Departure from hotel fully guided tour of Ephesus, one of the best
preserved ancient sites in the world en - route, visiting the Temple of Artemis,
Curetes street, famous Roman centre. After Lunch we will do a Turkish Village
Tour. Sirinces construction style today belongs to Anatolian Greeks. The houses
on the slope are all Orginal with their white paints. Sirince Village also has a
fantastic reputation for making some of the best wines in Turkey - especially
fruit wines. We will visit the vineyards and it is time to learn how to make
fruit wine with Turkish wine makers. In the evening you will be tested about
your knowledge of making fruit wine. On the way we will visit one of the famous
leather production centers of the region, where you will have the opportunity to
get a good factory rate. On this guided tour, you will avoid the constant
nagging and sometimes bullying that is well known in the markets of Turkey.
Enabling you to enjoy the shopping experience whilst gaining the knowledge of
the ancient craftsmen Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 6 – Turkey - Kusadasi to Izmir / Kayseri airport and Cappadocia
After breakfast, we depart for Denizli airport for our domestic flight to
Cappadocia. Transfer from Kayseri airport to your Cave hotel. The rest of the
day is yours to explore Cappadocia. Overnight in Cave Hotel in Cappadocia.
Day 7 – Turkey - Cappadocia Tour
Today we will get to know the Cappadocia region, a volcanic area in which the
geological formation started 10 million years ago. As a result of these
formations phallic like pillars have come to life. The beautiful horse country
Katpatuka, (as the Persians called her) is an unbelievable strip of land,
enchanting and mysterious. Cappadocia region is also famous for its arts,
including ceramic and carpets. You will be picked up approximatley 09:30 from
your hotel to join our regular tour. Tour starts with Uchisar Castle, the
highest point of Cappadocia. After Uchisar, you visit Goreme Open Air Museum,
the Heart of Cappadocia. Goreme Open Air Museum is famous for frescoes dating to
10th century describing the life of Jesus Christ and monks. Next stop is Cavusin,
which is an abandoned village with old cave Greek houses. After Cavusin you go
to the restaurant in Avanos to have lunch. After lunch, you visit a pottery work
shop, to see how to make potteries. Then you go Pasabagi where you can see three
- headed fairy chimneys. After Pasabagi you visit another workshop to see
Cappadocian handwoven carpets and kilims. Next stop is Devrent Valley, which is
also called Imagination Valley, where you can see natural rock formations
looking like animals. Then you head to a wineshop in Urgup for wine tasting.
Last stop is Three Beauties, three beautiful fairy chimneys with their hats,
which is the symbol of Cappadocia. This tour will end approximately 18:00 and
you will be returned back to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 8 – Turkey - Cappadocia to Istanbul - End of Tour
After breakfast you will have free time shopping in Cappadocia. Today we depart
for Kayseri airport for our domestic flight to Istanbul and then back to home.
We hope your tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in the future
in one of our tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing
8 DAYS DUBAI AND TURKEY COMBINED TOUR INCLUDES:
TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Airport transfers in Dubai
- Arrival airport transfer from Istanbul Ataturk airport
- Airport transfer to Denizli airport
- Domestic flight from Istanbul to Izmir
- Domestic flight from Izmir to Kayseri / Nevsehir
- Domestic flight from Cappadocia to Istanbul
- 2 nights hotel in Dubai
- 1 night hotel in Istanbul
- 2 nights hotel in Kusadasi
- 2 nights hotel in Cappadocia
- 5 open buffet breakfasts
- Guided half day Dubai City Tour
- Guided Istanbul city tour
- Guided Ephesus tour
- Guided Sirince village tour and wine tasting
- Guided Cappadocia tour
- All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
- Transportation in a fully air - conditioned, non - smoking coach
- Professional English - speaking tour guides
- Return airport transfer
- International flights
- Insurance: All types
- Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry
- Any others expenses which are not mentioned at the included section
We offer 10% Discount on all departures in June
|8 DAYS DUBAI AND TURKEY COMBINED TOUR
REGULAR SUMMER PRICES IN EURO:
|Summer Season: from 10. March to 5. November
|4 star hotels
|5 star hotels
|8 DAYS DUBAI AND TURKEY COMBINED TOUR
REGULAR WINTER PRICES IN EURO:
|Winter Season: from 6. November to 9. March
|4 star hotels
|5 star hotels
If there are more than 4 travellers, we can provide you a special discounted price. We have special rates for private tours if you are interested in doing your tour on private basis. Please contact us
for requests and more information.
If you are a travel agency or tour operator, please register
at our agency section for special B2B rates.
|4 STAR HOTELS LIST
|HOTEL LIST - ISTANBUL:
5 Star Barcelo Eresin Topkapi Hotel
HOTEL LIST - KUSADASI:
5 Star Charisma Hotel
HOTEL LIST - PAMUKKALE:
5 Star Colossae Hotel
HOTEL LIST - CAPPADOCIA:
Gamirasu Cave Hotel
HOTEL LIST - DUBAI:
4 Star Fortune Grand Hotel
If this hotel list is not available at the time of your booking then we will arrange similar hotels. If you prefer a different category hotel, there might be an additional cost.
What are the discounts for children?
8 DAYS DUBAI AND TURKEY COMBINED TOUR START DATES:
Under 2 years of age, your child will travel free of charge by land. Flight ticket insurance cost will be 20 Euro only.
Children under 6 years of age are charged at 50% of a full priced adult tour in Istanbul.
Children 7-11 years of age are charged at 75% of a full priced adult tour in Istanbul.
Children above 11 years are full priced adult fares.
April 4th 18th
may 2nd 23rd
June 6th 27th
July 11th 25th
August 8th 22nd
September 5th 19th
October 3rd 17th