Religion Tour of Christianity- 8 days

Religion Tour of Christianity- 8 days
Religion Tour of Christianity- 8 days
Religion Tour of Christianity- 8 days
Religion Tour of Christianity- 8 days

Reservation Requirements:
Complete flight information (flight number, time of arrival and departure, and airport) must be provided at the time of the booking
Departure Point:
Centrally located Istanbul Old Town and Taksim area or centrally located meeting point.
!Detailed address information will be provided on your confirmation voucher
Departure Time:
Upon your arrival to Istanbul.
!Complimentary hotel pick up service is before this time. Additional information will be provided on your confirmation voucher.
Service Basis:
Individual
Season:
Everyday (All year round)
Hotel Info:
Istanbul: Best western the president hotels or smilar (4* BB)
Pamukkale: Tripolis Hotel or smilar(4* BB)
Kusadasi: Ilayda Advangarde Hotel or smilar(3* BB)
!Price are per person in double room
Additional Info:
•Contact our dedicated Custom Team for tailor-making your tour with special rates even for small groups of 4 people, availability for the supplement of being guided in your own language and last minute bookings.
•For the days which lunch is not included in the tour price, optional recommendation of an a la carte restaurant and transfer service will be provided by the tour guide


Available Language(s):
•Tour guide throughout the tour (Monolingual)
•English
Whats Included:
•3 nights accommodation in Istanbul
•3 night accommodation in Kusadasi
•1 night accomadation in Pamukkale
•Economic class domestic flight from Ist-Izmir
•Economic class domestic flight from Izmir-Ist
•Admission fees for all sightseeings mentioned in the itinerary,
•Licensed local tour guide throughout the tour,
•Meal plan as mentioned in the itinerary,
•Transfer service from/to Airport on private.
•Land transportation by air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle.
Excluded Services:
•Visa for Turkey if needed,
•Meals other than stated,
•Optional excursions (you can added into the basket),
•Beverage at lunches
•Tips to the guide and driver (optional),
•Personal expenses

Day 1 Arrival to Istanbul

Upon arrival to Istanbul Ataturk Airport you will be greteed and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.

(No Meal)

Day 2 Istanbul old city tour

Upon breakfast at the hotel meet with your guide and depart for İstanbul city tour.past by with Istanbul city walls,a massive walls of Ancient Constantinople built by the Emperor Theodosius ıı over 1500 years ago. Then visit the blue mosque,also known as Mosque of Sultan Ahmet which boats a unique feature of 6 minarets.View its glorious interiors and distinctive blue tiles and proceed to the only remains of Hippodrome of Constantinople,which consist 3 monumental columns and fountain. This is where chariot races took place in the past. Visit Topkapi Palace,once the seat of the Ottoman Empire. Presently,its a musium palace with a wide collection of porcelain,antiques,holy relics and other treasures. Next;proceed to Hagia Sophia, the church of Divine Wisdom,one of the greatest marvels of architecture,constructed as a basilica in the 2th century by Emperor Justinian. After tour transfer back to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
(Breakfast-Lunch)

Day 3 Pergamon-Thyatira

Early in the morning transfer from hotel to Airport, take flight to Izmir. According to pick up from Airport proceed to Pergamon;the place where wrote St John to the church of Pergamon Satan throne is sited. Visit to church of pergamon ,the red-court, Acropolis, after lunch at the local restaurant continue to Thyatire and where the fourth of the seven churches of Asia minor to recive an epistle from the Apostle John. Overnight in Kusadasi.

(Breakfast-Lunch)

Day 4 Smyrna-Sardis-Philadelphia- Laodicea-Hierapolis

Upon breakfast at the hotel departure to visit Sardis, to see the beautifully restored Synagogue/Church, which is one of unique of its kind. Next, continue to Philadelphia the youngest of the Seven Churches of Revelation and visitng early church and city walls. After lunch at the local restaurant continue to Pamukkale(Hierapolis) for Laodicea one of the seven churches, visit odeon, theatre and gymnasium. After tour check in your hotel Overnight in Pamukkale.

(Breakfast-lunch)

Day 5 Ancient Ephesus

Upon breakfast at the hotel depart for first visiting place to to Ancient Ephesus, the UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven churches of Apocalypse. walk on the remarkably preserved wide marble streets,flanked by colomns,temples and fountains. We look at all the famous highlights like the, Celsus Library, Great Theater  which is still used for performances and special events today. Next; St John basilica and House of Virgin Mary, beautifully situated in the solmissos Mountains,is considered by the vatican to be final resting place of the Virgin Mary.

After lunch at the local restaurant restaurant continue to Miletus,one of the principal Ionian cities and home of Thales which was twice visited by St. Paul. After tour drive you back to hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.

(Breakfast-Lunch)

Day 6 Piriene-Miletos-Didyma

Upon breakfast at the hotel depart for first visiting place to PRIENE: Despite of its small size, Priene was a very important city in ancient times because on its territory stood the Panionium, the central meeting-place and sanctuary of the Ionian Confederacy. The theatre, the temple of Athena, the agora, the Bouleterion and the temenos of Zeus Olympus will be the steps of this visit. Next; Miletus was the principal port and the richest imperium at the Aegean coast. Thales of Miletus believed that there was a fundamental unity beneath the apparent disorder and complexity of nature and he postulated that water was the basic material for all things. The theatre of Miletus is by far the most impressive of the town’s surviving monuments.Ilyas Bey Mosque to be visited. After the lunch we will visit the Didyma Apollon temple. Didyma was an ancient Ionian city. The town formed just outside of the sanctuary containing a temple and oracle of Apollo, the Didymaion. Didyma was a neighbour of Miletus. To approach it, visitors would follow the Sacred Way to Didyma. Both Herodotus and Pausanias dated the origins of the oracle at Didyma before the Ionian colonization of this coast. After tour drive you back to your hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.

(Breakfast-Lunch)

Day 7 Flight to Istanbul

Upon your flight time,transferred to Izmir Airport to your domestic flight to Istanbul. On your arrival Istanbul meet with driver and transfer to your hotel. Leasure day and Overnight in Istanbul.

(Breakfast)

Day 8 Transfer to Airport

Upon breakfast at the hotel check out, leasure day and upon your flight time transferred to Airport. End of the service.

(Breakfast)

•Rates are valid with minimum 4 people booking Please contact our customer representatives for group reservations.
•Children under age of 8 (including 7 years old) not allowed to join this tour.
•Hotels offered may not be valid during fair congresses and blackout dates and are subject to change with similar
•Children must be at child rate range at time of travel and rates are available for 1 child when staying with 2 adults in the same room
•Amendments are upon availability and may require supplement fee
•Full cancellation applies in the event of No-Show.
•In the rare event of lack of availability due to special events an alternative day or service may be advised
Tax: Included
Cancellation Policy: This service can be cancelled without any penalties 15 day(s) prior to first service date.

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