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Istanbul and Ephesus

6 days
5 nights






$ 1,150.00 (double occupancy)




5* in Istanbul Old Town: Sura Hagia Sophia or similar


Inbound and outbound airport/hotel transfers
5 nights in a 5* hotel in the Old Town (Sura Hagia Sophia or similar)
Full-day Istanbul Classic tour on a private basis
Full-day Istanbul Two Continents tour on a private basis
Bosphorous Cruise with the regular ferry, accompanied by private tour guide
Return domestic flight between Istanbul to Izmir and transfers
Full-day Ephesus tour on a private basis
Professional English-speaking local tour guides in each city
Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
Entrance fees (except Hamami bath)



Day 1  : Arrival in Istanbul

Upon arrival, our driver will meet you at the airport and transfer to the hotel.

Day 2  : Istanbul - Bosporus

Full-day Istanbul Two Continents Tour. One of the most beautiful sights in the world, the Bosphorus, is the strait separating two continents - Europe and Asia. This tour includes a Bosphorus Cruise and visits the Spice Bazaar, Rustem Pasa Mosque, Beylerbeyi Palace, Bosphorus Bridge, and Camlica Hill. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 3  : Istanbul Sightseeing

Full-day Istanbul Classic Tour. Visit the most important popular sites of Istanbul in one full-day tour. St Sophia Museum, Byzantine Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace (including Hagia Irene), and Grand Bazaar. The Basilica Cistern is temporarily closed at the moment. If the site is open when guests are in Istanbul, they can visit by paying the entrance fees at the spot locally. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 4  : Ephesus

Full-day Ephesus tour with domestic flights. Early departure from your hotel for your hotel to Izmir. One-hour domestic flight to Izmir. On arrival, you will be met and drive to Ephesus. Absorb yourself in history today with a guided tour of the site of one of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the world, the site of Temple of Artemis, and the ancient city of Ephesus with its well preserved colonnaded Arcadian Way, Hadrians Temple, Celsus Library, market, and theatre. Feel the mystical atmosphere of the city and stadium where chariot and horse races were once held. You will also have the chance to experience some Turkish handicrafts and your last visit will be Sirince village which is located on the top of a mountain and famous for wines that you can taste. After the visit of Sirince, you will drive to Izmir airport for your flight back to Istanbul at 7:35 pm. Arrive in Istanbul at 8:45 pm and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 5  : Istanbul

Turkish Baths

We could book a Turkish Bath treatment in Istanbul. Cemberlitas Hamami is a traditional bath; we also suggest Hurrem Sultan Hamami if you are looking more luxurious option. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 6  : Departure from Istanbul

Transfer to the airport to catch your flight home or to  the next destination.