8 DAYS, 6 NIGHTS
TRAVELING DATE: 18 NOVEMBER – 25 NOVEMBER 2018
DAY 1: KUALA LUMPUR – ISTANBUL (X/X/D)
Depart from Kuala Lumpur Intl. Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport. One stop over via Hamad International Airport. Meet & greet with local guide upon your arrival and the guide will accompany you to hotel for check-in assistance. Istanbul short city tour if time permits – a visit to Al Fatih Mosque. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 2: ISTANBUL – BURSA – PAMUKKALE (B/L/D)
Breakfast at the hotel. Early check-out and depart to Bursa. Stop by at the Turkish Delights for shopping activities. Visit to the Green Mosque and Green Tomb and continue by a visit of the The Grand Mosque which is one of the most attractive examples of the Ottoman architecture in the transition period. After dinner, you may relax and enjoy soaking into an authentic thermal bath at the hotel. Overnight in Pamukkale.
DAY 3: PAMUKKALE – KONYA – CAPPADOCIA (B/L/D)
Breakfast at the hotel. Start to explore the Antique City of Hierapolis, where Calcareous Thermal Springs descending over cliffs have created fascinating travertine’s in the form of white terrace and basins also known as the Cotton Castle. Next, visit Textile Shopping. Drive to Cappadocia. Upon your arrival, you will visit a 13th century Tepesidelik Han Caravanserai. Drive to Cappadocia. Dinner and overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 4: CAPPADOCIA (B/L/D)
Breakfast at the hotel. Start your morning tour to Love Valley where you can discover the spectacular rock formations, magical fairy chimnies. Stop by at Carpet School. Next, proceed to Paşabağları (known as a Fairy Chimney Valley) and you will get the chance to see many fairy chimnies. Drive to Avanos town famous with embark on an educational tour to learn art of pottery making and carpet weaving. Lunch en-route. After lunch, drive to Devrent valley and then you will visit Ürgup and Ortahisar rock-cut castle to watch the view of old Greek house which was built in 1800s. Visit Pottery Workshop. Dinner and overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 5: CAPPADOCIA – BOLU (B/L/D)
Breakfast at the hotel. Early check-out. Today, you may experience the magnificent view of Uçhisar Castle. Jewellery Workshop & Center for the next stop. On your way to Ankara, you will stop by and visit Salt Lake. Visit the Mausoleum of Ataturk. Overnight in Bolu.
DAY 6: BOLU – ISTANBUL (B/L/D)
Breakfast at the hotel. Early check-out and transfer to Istanbul. Your journey will take you to some places – Outlet Leather Factory & Center in order to have free time for shopping and watching Live Fashion Show. Next, proceed to visit Hippodrome and the Blue Mosque – the only mosque in Istanbul with six minarets and a treasury of some of Turkey’s greatest artworks and artifacts. Finally, the Topkapi Palace. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 7: ISTANBUL (B/L/X)
Breakfast at the hotel. Early check-out. Enjoy bosphorus cruise with boat and experience the magnificent view between Asia and Europe. Continue with a visit to the Mosque of Sultan Suleiman. Free time on your own to explore the Spice Bazaar for your last shopping activities in this city. Last stop will be Ayub Al – Ansar mosque and mausoleum. Transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport for your returning flight to Kuala Lumpur.
|QR 845||KUL - DOH||18 November||0910 / 1225|
|QR 245||DOH - IST||18 November||1340 / 1825|
|QR 246||IST - DOH||24 November||1335 / 1740|
|QR 848||DOH - KUL||25 November||1910 / 0750 ( +1 )|
|CITY||HOTEL RATES||HOTEL NAME|
|ISTANBUL||4 Stars||Ramada Plaza Tekstilkent or similar|
|PAMUKKALE||5 Stars||Spa Hotel Colossae or similar|
|CAPPADOCIA||4 Stars||Burcu Kaya Hotel or similar|
|BOLU||4 Stars||Bolu Thermal Hotel or similar|