ISTANBUL-KONYA
STARTING FROM $6660

8 DAYS/7 NIGHTS

Day 1 Istanbul - Arrival Day

Meet at the airport. Transfer to your hotel. You will be given your room key and the rest of the Day is yours to explore Istanbul till 08.30 pm. Evening Show in Istanbul (including dinner) starts at 8:30pm and ends at about 11:45pm. Enjoy your night in Istanbul: We have dinner in a first class restaurant with all inclusive local drinks. You will watch a spectacular floor show of famous authentic belly-dancers and enjoy a full night of traditional live 1001 NIGHTS Anatolian Folklore entertainment featuring popular musical instruments and live Turkish singers. Around midnight we will transfer you back to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day 2 Istanbul Tour

(Breakfast included) Fully Guided Istanbul Walking Old City Tour Visiting , (closed on Mondays) Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, Suleymaniye Mosque and Covered Bazaar (closed on Sundays). In the evening you will be transferred to Konya for your flight to Konya. Overnight in Konya

Day 3 Konya Tour

After breakfast (Breakfast Included) 08:00am we drive to Mausoleum of Mevlana, the mystic founder of the Islamic Sufi sect (Sufism is less an Islamic sect than a mystical way of approaching the Islamic faith. It has e love and knowledge through direct personal experience of God. Whirling Dervishes). Overnight in Konya.

Day 4 Free Day in Konya

Today you will be free till evening time. In the evening you will have the chance to watch Sema (Whirling dervishes ceremony), is the inspiration of Mevlana Celaleddin-i Rumi (1207 - 1273) as well as part of the Turkish culture, belief and history in Konya. It symbolizes the different meanings of a mystic cycle to perfection (Ascension - Mirac). The Sema (whirling dervishes) ceremony represents all a mystical journey of man's spiritual ascent through love, finding the truth and arriving to the "Perfect". Then he returns from this spiritual journeys as a man who reached maturity and a greater perfection, so as to love and to be of service to the whole creation, to all creatures without discriminating in regard to belief, class, or race. Overnight in Konya.

Day 5 Konya to Istanbul

After breakfast (Breakfast included) you will be transferred to airport to fly back to Istanbul. Transfer from airport & check in to your hotel. Enjoy the mystical atmosphere of Istanbul at night. Overnight in Istanbul

Day 6 Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise Tour

After breakfast (Breakfast Included) at 08:30am we depart for Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise. A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway seperating Europe and Asia.The shore is lined with old wooden villas, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. During the excursion you will pass the magnificent Dolmabahce Palace, and further along, the parks and imperial pavillions of Yildiz Palace. On the coastal edge of this park, is Ciragan Palace, 300 meters of is marble facade faces the shore. At Ortakoy a great variety of artists gather every Sunday to display their work along the street. Ortakoy is a symbol of tolerance with a church, a mosque and a synagogue existing side by side for centuries. RUMELI FORTRESS Built by Mehmet the Conqueror in 1452 prior to the conquest of Istanbul, was completed in only four months to control and protect Bosphorus. It is one of the most beautiful works of military architecture anywhere in the world. BEYLERBEYI PALAS The summer residence of ottoman sultans whit its orginal furnuture and magnificent gardens with the Harem on the Asian. BOSPHORUS BRIDGE unique change to step from one continent (Asia) to another (Europe) CAMLICA HILL the highest point in istanbul. at the top of it you can rest and admire the magnificent panorama of Istanbul and the bosphours from the beautiful gardens, landscaped in traditional style. SHOPPING POSSIBILITY AT BEDESTEN Exhebition the traditional silk weaving girls at the carpet weaving courses autohorised by The Ministry of national education Possibility to see jewellery, handscrafts centre and leatherware show. Free time providend for shopping. Overnight in Istanbul

Day 7 Istanbul the end of Tour

After breakfast check out from the Hotel

We hope your tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in the future in one of our tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing Flair Travel & Holidays

Day 8 : Disembarkation in Antalya

Following the breakfast this morning we say goodbye to our captain and crew, before disembarkation from our Gulet Yacht here. End of our services. Please note; * Disembarkation time from Gulet is before 10:30 AM

7 DAYS SPECIAL ISLAMIC TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:

• Pick up Airport Transfer from istabut ataturk airport

• Arrival and departure transfers in Konya & Istanbul

• 3 nights hotel in Istanbul

• 3 nights hotel in Konya

• 6 breakfasts

• Guided Istanbul Islamic tour

• Guided Konya city tour

• Derwish show in Konya

• Guided Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise and shopping tour

• Domestic flight from Istanbul to Konya

• Domescit flight from Konya to Istanbul

• Professional English speaking tour guide

• All entrance fee mentioned in the itinerary

• Transportation in fully air-conditioned, non-smoking luxury buses

Terms and conditions apply

All Rates for Per person twin sharing basis

Below rates are subject to final conformation at the time of booking.