Day 1 - Istanbul - Arrival Day - Taksim Tour
(Indian Lunch and Indian Dinner included)
Welcome to Turkey Istanbul Airport. Meet with TravelShop Turkey staff and transfer to your hotel.. After some rest depart for Lunch at the restaurant, then after lunch walking to very famous Taksim Istiklal Street, you will see many caffe, restaurant, pubs and many brands. Diner at the restaurant. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 - Half Day Conference – Gala Dinner with Bosphorus Cruise
(Breakfast Indıan Lunch and Indian Gala Dinner Including )
After breakfast you will head to the conference room for your Half day conference. Conference including, Lunch tea, coffee, refreshments and snacks Use of basic conference equipment, screen, projector (front projection), Podium, Microphone for the podium, notepads, & pens, water in the meeting. Tonight we have Gala Dinner at Bosphorus Cruise Including A rich variety of open buffet dishes, specialities of Turkish Cuisine and barbeque, unlimited Turkish alcohol drinks and soft drinks. Belly Dancing and some traditional Turkish folklore show and music will also be included in the cost. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 - Istanbul City Tour
(Open buffet breakfast, Indian Lunch and Indian Dinner included)
We depart at 08.30 for the Istanbul city tour. First, TOPKAPI PALACE; The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed. SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles. HIPPODROME Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine. Lunch break and then we head to Grand Spice Bazaar which is a unique atmosphere with reasonable prices for your shopping on many Exotic Spices and Herbs, Turkish Baklava, Turkish Delights, Turkish Coffee, nuts and fruits, small souvenirs such as Ceramic Handicrafts, Evil Eyes totems, all naturel olive oil, soaps and many other goods in Souvenir Shops and stores. Diner at the restaurant. Overnight in Istanbul..
Please Note: Topkapi Palace closed on Tuesdays. If your tour is on one of these days we would offer you to visit Hagia Sophia instead of Topkapi palace museum.
Day 4 - Istanbul Princes' Island Tour
(Open buffet breakfast, Local Lunch and Indian Dinner included)
Enjoy a cruise in the Marmara Sea to Istanbul's famous Princes' Islands. This is your opportunity to see Topkapi Palace, Leander's Tower and Uskudar from the sea. Stop at Buyukada, the popular summer resort with sandy beaches and pinewood scenery, once the pleasure island of Byzantine Princes. During the Summer season, enjoy the magical atmosphere that the Island's beach resort has to offer including many optional water sporting activities. Tour the island with horse-drawn carriages before stopping for an exquisite lunch at a fish restaurant. After your tour we will transfer you back to your hotel. Diner at the restaurant. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 5 - OPTIONAL Miniaturk Museum and Shopping Tour
(Open buffet breakfast included)
Today, we will visit the largest miniature park in the world. Miniaturk is a miniature park in Istanbul, Turkey. It was opened May 2, 2003. Miniaturk covers a total area of 60.000 m2. It is the world's largest miniature park with its 15.000 m2 model area. Miniaturk has 40.000 m2 of open space, 3.500 m2 of covered area, 2.000 m2 of pools and waterways, and a parking lot with a capacity of 500 vehicles.
The park contains 105 models done in 1/25th scale. 45 of the structures are from Istanbul, 45 are from Anatolia, and 15 are from the Ottoman territories that today lie outside of Turkey. Also featured are historic structures like the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus and the Mausoleum of Maussollos at Halicarnassus (now Bodrum). Additional space was reserved for potential future models. Murti's Tour will then take you to visit Pierloti: At the top of Eyup Sultan Cemetery, you can find one of the best places to look at the famous Golden Horn of Istanbul, this place, that now is a cafe called Pierre Loti Cafe, as a memorial for the writer Pierre Loti, a regular of the cafe, mainly for the views. Cevahir Shopping Center Cevahir Shopping Centre, is a modern shopping and entertainment centre located in the Sisli district of Istanbul, Turkey. Called also Sisli Kultur ve Ticaret Merkezi (Sisli Cultural and Trade Centre). Cevahir Mall is one of the largest shopping centres in Europe. After the tour, return to your hotel. Overnight Istanbul.
Day 6 - Istanbul - End of Tour
(Open buffet breakfast included)
After breakfast check out from the hotel. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we look forward to seeing you in the future on another TravelShop Turkey Tour. Have a safe trip back home and thanks for choosing Us