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6 Days Biblical Tours - 6/5
6 Days Biblical Tours
Day 1 lstanbul
After arrival Istanbul Ataturk Airport , We will pick you up from airport and transfer to hotel , free time and Overnight in Istanbul
Day 2 lstanbul Old City Walking Tour ( B-L )
lstanbul, once constantinople is surely one of the most exciting cities in the world
Your day begings with a guided tour exploring the ancient city with highlights including,
Ayasofya is one of the greatest masterpieces of Byzantine architecture.Today its is one of the best museums of the world.
Blue Mosque is one of the most prominent landmarks of Istanbul.It takes its name from the exquisite tiles and only imperial mosque with six minarets.
Hippodrome, it was the centre of sporting and social events during the Byzantine Empire.The Serpintine Column, The Obelisk of Theodosius,The german Fountain are the monuments decorating the Hippodrome.
Grand Bazaar; The oldest and largest shopping centre in Turkey is situated in the centre of old city.
Topkapi Palace is symbol of Ottomans power.Main residence of Ottoman sultans for nearly 400 years.Now its museum and houses fabulous collection of crystal, silver, chinese porcelain,jewels and costumes.
Overnight in lstanbul
Day 3- Pergamum, Asclepion, Acropolis, Red Basilica, Thyatria
Early morning we transfer to airport to catch flight to lzmir. Meet at the airport then continue to
to Pergamon, you will visit Acropolis & Asclepion and red Basilica. After a delicious lunch continue with drive to Akhisar, visit the remains of the church Thyatria. After all visits you will drive to Kusadasi.Overnight in Kusadasi
Day 4 - Kusadasi, House of Virgin Mary, Ephesus, Basilica of St.John
Early morning drive to magical ancient city of Ephesus, cradle of early Christianity, visit the house of Virgin Mary where she spent her last days. After visiting the tomb of St. Luke, continue to the spectacular remains of Ephesus from the period of St.Paul, visit the Basilica of St.John and his tomb. After all the visits you will drive to Pamukkale.Overnight in Thermal hotel in Pamukkale
Day 5- Pamukkale ,Hierapolis, Laoedicea, Philadelphia, Sardis
Early morning after breakfast at the hotel we start with the tour of the ancient city of Hierapolis, the Theater and the well preserved Necropolis. Then see the ancient city of Laodicea, visit one of the seven Churches and the remains of the Cathedral still exist. Continue to Philadelphia in Alasehir, visit the scanty remains of the Cathedral. Drive to Sardis,where was capital of the ancient Lydia, see the Temple of Cybele & Diana, which later became a church, the golden River Pactalos and the royal Road. Our service ends in lzmir airport and fly to lstanbul at 20:30 Arrival to lstanbul then transfer to hotel.
Day 6 –lstanbul Bosphorus Tour ( B )
Today we travel by boat up to the bosphorus,the jewel of Istanbul, the majestic waterway that seperates Asia and Europa. Continue to unforgattable cruise along the Bosphorus and enjoy the wonderful surroundings, like palaces, grandiose waterfront mansions,imposing fortresses.
Spice Bazaar: One of the lstanbuls most colorful bazaars with different aromas of various spices.
Golden Horn is part of Bosphorus and a natural harbours of the historical peninsula that seperates the old and newer parts of old city.
Our tour concludes here then transfer you to international airport.
All airport transfers,
Professional tour guide,
All museum tickets,
Lunchs during tour,
2 way domestic flight ticket,
Hotels with breakfast