A day full of Art and Food. On this tour you will visit historical sights of Istanbul as well as have the chance to taste delicious Istanbul street food. The highlights and sites you will get to see are the Turkish and Islamic Art Museum, the Rustem Pasha mosque, and the Spice Market. You will also go to Asian side of Istanbul and have time to explore the Fish Bazaar along with the different kinds of street foods such as doner, midye dolma, kokarec, lahmacun and much more...
If you are interested in different cuisines and history, you are in the right tour. This tour is a combination of cuisine, food and history. While visiting the highlights of Istanbul, you will also learn about food culture in byzantine and ottoman period. You will get all information what people used to eat in Istanbul and what people’s daily lives were like in history. An interesting journey in the pages of history with food habits, daily culture and cooking history and a different experience than cooking classes.
In one day tour you will visit the three important Greek cities of Ionia. Priene is famous with its high-quality Hellenistic art and architecture. You will visit the Temple of Athena and Bouleuterion. Miletus is another stop and the Greco-Roman theatre and its adjoining Byzantine castle are the most visible of the site’s ruins. Your last stop will be Didyma and the temple of Apollo and Artemis are the highlights of this ancient city.
Your private guide and driver will pick you up from Kusadasi and drive you to Pamukkale. Pamukkale is a fantastic place and is an important highlight in Aegean region. Pamukkale means Cotton Castle in Turkish and famous with its thermal springs. Hierapolis ancient city is located by Pamukkale. The hot thermal springs have been used as a spa since the 2nd century BC. After your tour in Hierapolis ancient city, you will have a relaxing time in the white terraces of Pamukkale.
Walk in Paul’s footsteps This unique Biblical tour contains the main sites involved in Paul's missionary journeys through modern day Turkey and Greece. You will literally follow the footsteps of St.Paul during this 14 day journey. As you travel, you will also visit each of the Seven Churches of Revelation. The tour begins in Istanbul and ends in Athens, with tours also included of the popular sites in these famous cities.
This is a private combined daily tours of Ephesus and Pamukkale without hotel accommodation. Your pick-up will be either from your hotel or from cruise port or from harbor. Ephesus and Pamukkale are the highlights of the region that you don't want to miss. On the first day you will be picked up from your hotel (or from an appointed place in Kusadasi or Selcuk) for your daily tour to Ephesus. Your tour will include these sites: Ephesus famous with its Temple of Artemis and magnificent library. Following by lunch your tour will continue by visiting St. John Church and Virgin Mary’s House. After the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel (or back to your pick - up point) The other day is a full day experience in Pamukkale. After a drive to Pamukkale, you will visit Hierapolis ancient city and have your lunch. You will have a relaxing time in the White Terraces of Cotton Castle. After the tour you will drive back to Kusadasi or your pick - up point.
Classical Seven Churches tour is one of our most popular tours This private tour includes the major classical sites of western Turkey where the 7 Churches of Revelation are found, including: Laodiciea and Pamukkale with its thermal pools, Philadelphia, Sardis, Thyatira, Pergamum, Smyrna, and Ephesus. The route will generally follow the text of Revelations 1-3. This is a trip designed to explore some of the most featured regions of Turkey, while giving time and attention to the devotional journey awaiting you at the 7 Church sites of Revelations. Revelation 1-3 (New Living Translation)
October 28-31, 2020 Join a small group tour with your guides Jason Borges and Cansu Ozer to explore the history of early Christians in the magical land of Cappadocia. Jason Borges (PhD candidate, Durham University) lives in Cappadocia, where he conducts history trainings on Byzantine architecture and monasticism for tour guides and hosts the website CappadociaHistory.com. Cansu Ozer is an premier tour guide in Cappadocia, having researched the region and translated academic books into Turkish. Full tour days are on Thursday and Friday, with a half day on Saturday. You will see the Dark Church, Keslik and Selime Monasteries. Explore Ihlara Valley, Pasabaglari (Fairy Chimneys), Zelve Open Air Musuem (houses carved in rock, Seljukian Mosque and remains). You'll also visit Goreme Open Air Museum (rock cut churches, frescos, monastery), Kaymaklı Underground City, Guzelyurt, Avanos and Soganli Valley. The tour involves a considerate amount of walking each day along rocky paths, so appropriate shoes are recommended. Please inquire if you have any mobility concerns that may affect your participation. Price: $490 per person $40 additional if you are not a Museum Pass Card holder $140 additional if you would like round trip domestic flights for Cappadocia included Group will form with a minimum of 7 people. If the group minimum is not reached, you will be notified of the cancellation and your payment will be refunded in full to you. If local government restrictions or lockdowns due to Covid prevent the tour, full refunds will be issued. Reservations are open to expats in Turkey. Optional Programs in Cappadocia: Whirling Dervish Ceremony: $65 per person Hot Air Balloon Ride: 6o Minutes: $220 per person 90 Minutes: $330 per person Horseback Riding Sunset Tour: 1 Hour: $60 person 2 Hours: $90 per person
Your day will start by being picked up from your hotel or the airport. Your tour will include these sites: Ephesus famous with its Temple of Artemis and magnificent library. Following by lunch your tour will continue by visiting St. John Church and Virgin Mary’s House. After the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel or airport. You can select the option to include the cost of round trip flights from Istanbul or other cities when booking.