5 days – Turkey Mini Tour – From 535 €

Ephesus, Turkey: 2 Destinations

Featuring some of each destination’s must-see highlights, this trip is ready to book with the itinerary and services indicated. Please see full details below.

Quicklinks: Detailed Itinerary, Hotels, Prices & Dates

Overview

Destinations: Cappadocia – Ephesus – Pamukkale – Hieropolis
Duration: 5 days / 4 nights (Customizable)
Departures: Every day, all year around
Priced From: Starting from 535 € Euro per person, land only.
Includes: All accommodation at a choice of 4-5 star or boutique hotels, sightseeing tours, guidance, entrances, land transport, indicated meals & taxes.

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Brief Itinerary:

Day 1 – Airport transfer. Fly to Cappadocia. Cappadocia Tour 1. Overnight Cappadocia.
Day 2 – Cappadocia Tour 2. Overnight Cappadocia.
Day 3 – Fly to Izmir. Overnight Kusadasi/Selcuk.
Day 4 – Ephesus Tour. Overnight Kusadasi/Selcuk.
Day 5 – Pamukkale Tour. Transfer to Airport. Evening Flight to Istanbul. Airport transfer on arrival. End of Service.

Detailed Itinerary:

All Turkey tours depart daily and are customizable where viable. Or use our suggested itinerary below:

Day 1

 

Istanbul-Cappadocia (L)
cappadocia valley tours, turkeyFull Day Cappadocia Tour:
Pick up at your hotel in Istanbul and transfer to Istanbul airport. Fly to Cappadocia. Transfer to Cappadocia. Start with a gentle walk through orchards, unusual volcanic rock formations and rock-cut houses at Red & Rose Valley. Visit the old Christian Village of Cavusin, followed by lunch and then an excursion to Pigeon Valley. In the afternoon, visit Kaymakli Underground City, which hid local Christians from Arab invaders, Ortahisar Castle and Mustafapasa Greek village. Drop off to hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

Day 2

 

Cappadocia (B, L)
Full Day Cappadocia Tour:
Pick up from your hotel to explore Devrent and Monk’s Valley, to see the extraordinary mushroom-shaped rock pinnacles or ‘fairy chimneys’. Continue on to the small village of Avanos, famous for clay pottery design. After lunch, proceed to the Goreme Open Air Museum, featuring the most impressive rock-carved churches and Byzantine frescoes in all Cappadocia. Finally enjoy a view of the moonscape valleys from the rock-perched natural citadel at Uchisar. Drop off to hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.

(Optional Add-On: Cappadocia Balloon Tours over the beautiful valleys).

ephesus tours turkey - hadrian's gate

Day 3

 

Cappadocia-Kusadasi (B)
Morning transfer to Cappadocia airport and fly to Izmir. Transfer from the airport to the hotel in Kusadasi. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Kusadasi/Selcuk.

Day 4

 

Kusadasi (B, L)
Full Day Ephesus Tour:
Pick up from your hotel to visit Ephesus. Begin the tour at the House of Virgin Mary, where she spent her final years. Explore the marble white ancient city of Ephesus, with spectacular monuments such as the Library of Celsus, Agora, Odeon, Trajan Fountain, Hadrian’s Gate, Domitianus Temple, Theater and Roman Latrines.After lunch, visit the Isabey Mosque and the Temple of Artemis. Drop off to hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi/Selcuk.

pamukkale tours turkey - terraced pools

Day 5

 

Kusadasi-Pamukkale-Kusadasi (B)
Full Day Pamukkale-Hieropolis Tour:

Pick up at your hotel. Drive to Pamukkale or ‘Cotton Castle’, famous for the healing properties of its thermal mineral baths and beautiful cascading snow-white terraced cliff side basins and waterfalls. After lunch, visit the ancient Roman city ruins of Hierapolis. See the magnificently preserved Necropolis, Avenue of Tombs, Gates, Thermal Baths, Devil’s Hole and the Masterpiece Theater. Transfer to the airport. Fly back to Istanbul. Drop-off transfer to your hotel in Istanbul. End of Service.

Hotels

Great Choice of Hotels
When you email us to receive a trip quote, you’ll receive a travel program with choice of 3 hotels from our selection of 4-5 star, stylish boutique, special class or luxury hotels. All our tour packages are complemented with conveniently-located and established properties or the best available for rural regions. So rest assured that you will be able to retire in comfort each evening, and within easy reach of the center for exploring.

For more information, please see some of our boutique Turkey hotels here.

Prices & Dates:

Package Price – Departs Daily
Starting from 535 € Euro per person, land only. Get A Quote
Please Note:
Prices based on double/twin-room occupancy at selected properties.
Subject to selected dates, availability at time of booking and advance booking.
If travelling with any children under 12 years, please email us
with their date of birth to determine their age at time of travel.

What’s Included:

  • All accommodation B&B at a choice of selected 4-5 star, boutique, special class or luxury hotels.
  • All sightseeing tours of the places mentioned in the program.
  • All tours with professional licensed English-speaking guidance.
  • All transport with new air-conditioned deluxe vehicles.
  • All meals where shown in the itinerary with this legend (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner).
  • All airport transfers throughout, as indicated in the itinerary.
  • All parking fees, ferry, tolls and petrol.
  • All entrance fees to the visited sites in the itinerary.
  • All taxes.

Not Included:

  • International airfare to Turkey.
  • Domestic flight tickets (will be quoted separately).
  • Drinks, travel insurance, visas, personal expenses, porters, optional tips.

Extra Options:

  • Istanbul – Breathtaking Private Yacht Cruise on the Bosphorus aboard Zoe Yacht. Prices on request.
  • Cappadocia – Hot Air Balloon tour over the valleys. Prices on request.

Schedule:

Departure dates guaranteed every day all year around for this tour.

Change This Trip:

We are happy to make some minor changes provided those are compatible and acceptable with the smooth operation of the tour packages offered.

Awards & Testimonials:

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