8 Days Discover Turkiye Tour, you will be able to explore the main highlights of Turkey in 8 days with a departure and arrival to Istanbul. We will visit Istanbul which was the capital of many empires and then to the ancient city of Ephesus, the most important Greek city in Ionian Asia Minor, and the house of the Virgin Mary. Afterward, see Pamukkale, which is a spectacular place, meaning “cotton castle”. The place is classified by UNESCO. And then we pass to Cappadocia via passing through Konya city which is a home town of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi. We will visit the Mevlana museum as well. Our Final destination is Cappadocia which is famous for its spectacular fairy chimneys, caves, and hot air balloon flights.


Day 1 Istanbul

Upon your arrival in Istanbul, you will be welcomed and transferred to your hotel in the old city. A welcome package with tour vouchers, an Istanbul map, and any other touristic information will be waiting for you upon arrival at your hotel.  Free time is given for the rest of the day.

Overnight in Istanbul

Meals: No Meals

Day 2 Istanbul Old City

Today you will have a full-day guided tour of the main highlights of Istanbul…We visit Topkapi Palace, built as an official residence and the seat of government during the Ottoman Empire. Lunch at a local restaurant then continues city tour bring you to Blue Mosque, one of the most prominent landmarks of Istanbul. Continues to Hippodrome Square, former center of sportive and political activities of Constantinople. Next to The Hagia Sophia Mosque, is a former Eastern Orthodox Church converted to a mosque. Final visit to Grand Bazaar – one of the largest covered bazaar in the world.

Overnight in Istanbul

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 3 Istanbul to Kusadasi

After breakfast, we have a tour of Spice Bazaar and cruise on the Bosphorus. Sailing between Europe and Asia. After cruising, transfer to the airport and take a flight to Izmir, and upon arrival, welcome and transfer to your hotel.  Overnight in Kusadasi

Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 Ephesus Tour

After breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and see the Ancient Roman City of Ephesus, to explore the Arcadian Way, Roman Baths, Temple of Hadrian, the Celsius Library, and the Antique Theatre. In the afternoon visit the famous Sirince village with the cute village houses. At the end of the tour transfer back to your hotel. Dinner & overnight in Kusadasi

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5 Pamukkale & Hierapolis Ancient City

After breakfast, the first visit will be to Hierapolis, the ancient Greco-Roman city on top of hot springs. You will see the large necropolis, Great Baths, Frontinus Street, Theatre, Martyrion of St. Phillip, and the antique pool also known as Cleopatra’s pool. Finally be amazed by travertines, (the terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water) on which you can enjoy a barefooted walk. Dinner & overnight in Kusadasi

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 6 Kusadasi to Cappadocia via flight

After breakfast, we depart for  Izmir airport and flight to Cappadocia. Upon arrival to Kayseri airport, transfer to your hotel in Cappadocia.

Overnight in Cappadocia

Meals: Breakfast

Day 7 Cappadocia Tour

You can book an early morning optional hot air balloon flight tour to enjoy the magnificent view of the valleys and the region by your guide. After breakfast, we will visit Devrent and Pasabagi valleys, to see the amazing fairy chimneys of Cappadocia. Then head to the pottery town of Avanos. Watch the potters at work using kick wheels, a technique that has remained unchanged for generations. After lunch, visit Goreme Open Air Museum for the world’s most important Byzantine cave churches and the best-preserved cave wall paintings and frescos. We will visit the Underground city and discover how people live there  Finally, you will be driven to Uchisar Castle, the highest point of the region, where we will have a fabulous panoramic view over Cappadocia.

Overnight in Cappadocia

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 8 Istanbul

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Cappadocia airport for your flight to Istanbul and upon arrival in Istanbul, our services will conclude.


7 Nights Accommodation in 3/4 stars and Cave Hotels:

Erboy Hotel or Avicenna Hotel or similar in Istanbul

Efe Boutique Hotel or similar in Kusadasi

MDC Cave Hotel or similar in Cappadocia

Domestic Flight Tickets are included.

(Istanbul to Izmir  & Izmir to Cappadocia & Cappadocia to Istanbul)

*** All other flights are not included. 

English Speaking Guided Tours as per itinerary on Small Group Basis

Meals as per itinerary

This tour offers Vegetarian, Vegan and Halal food options on request. Simply let Trip Now Travel  know the food option that you prefer.

Entrance Fees of the sites as per itinerary

Airport Transfers on a private basis

Transportation with new model minibuses


Personal expenses

Drinks at meals


Per person in double room : 1190 Euros per person