8D7N Turkey Muslim Tour Package
Day 1 – TURKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE PROGRAM
Arrive Istanbul (Lunch, Dinner)
Arrive at Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul. Welcome and assist by our English-speaking tour guide. Upon arrival we drive to Asia side to visit Camlica Hill. From here, there is an magnificent view, which makes it well worth the climb. In the morning when the sun is still easterly one has a panoramic sight of the whole city, the Bosphorus almost as far as the Black Sea, the Marmara Sea with the Princes Islands, and behind that, the great snow covered ridge of Uludag, the Bithynian Olympus. Toward evening the sun sets almost directly behind Istanbul and its domes and minarets are silhouetted against the flaming western sky like a splendid stage drop. After lunch visit to the Mosque of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent. The Süleymaniye Mosque was built on the order of Sultan Süleyman (Süleyman the Magnificent) “was fortunate to be able to draw on the talents of the architectural genius of Sinan Pasha”. The construction work began in 1550 and the mosque was finished in 1558.Visit Golden Horn. The Golden Horn (Turkish: Halic) is an inlet of the Bosphorus dividing the city of Istanbul and forming a natural harbor. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Istanbul.
Day 2 – TURKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE PROGRAM “Istanbul / Bursa” (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast at hotel we depart from the hotel enjoying the countryside and the idyllic scenery. (Around 2, 5 hours) After lunch at famous Kebab Restaurant, we will visit Grand Mosque, Green Mosque, Green Mausoleum and the Silk Market where time will be allocated to shop for local souvenirs. Dinner and overnight at hotel Bursa.
Day 3 – TURKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE PROGRAM Bursa / Konya (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After early breakfast drive to Konya via Afyon which are typical Turkish inland cities and famous with their Ottoman and Seljuk’s’ period Mosques and its minarets. Lunch will be at local restaurant. Dinner and overnight in Hotel Konya.
Day 4 – TURKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE Konya / Cappadocia (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel. Konya, one of the first centers of population in the history of humankind and was once the famous capital city of the Anatolian Seljuk Empire. Konya is also famous for the Islamic Elders lived here. Visit to Mevlana Museum; in the museum there are properties belonging to Mevlana and other dervishes as well as valuable samples of hand-painted kerchiefs, handwritings, ornaments, wooden works of art and instruments of the Mevlevi music and carpets. Then, proceed to Cappadocia which is one of the natural wonders of the world with its surrealistic geological creation A stop will be made at Sultanhani Caravanserai, an outstanding example of the Inns used by traders during the Silk Road and lunch will be served in caravanserai. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Cappadocia.
Day 5 – TURKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE Cappadocia (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel. Full day excursion tour of the Cappadocia region. Highlights of the day; Underground city of Kaymakli, Pasabag Valley, Uchisar village, traditional hand made Carpet Factory, Pottery in Avanos Village. Lunch at local restaurant. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 6 – Cappadocia / Ankara / Bolu TURKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Ankara and transfer to city center. Ankara can be identified as “the city of Ataturk” from the very beginning of the founding of the Republic. Visit to the magnificent Mausoleum constructed to commemorate Ataturk.Following lunch at local restaurant, drive to Bolu. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Bolu.
Day 7 – TURKKEY MUSLIM PACKAGE Bolu / Istanbul (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel. drive back to Istanbul. upon arrival Istanbul lunch at local restaurant. first visit will be Blue Mosque, famous for its blue tiles and unique with its 6 minarets built in the name of Sultan Ahmet. Then Hippodrome – where chariot races and gladiator sports used to take place. Then visit to the Mosque of Rustem Pasa, famous for most beautiful tiles. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 8 – Leaving Istanbul Departure (Breakfast)
After breakfast at hotel transfer to the airport.