Formalities For Private Yacht Owners: Yachts require a Transit Log and may remain in Turkish waters for up to two years maintenance or for wintering. There are certain ports licensed by the Ministry of Tourist the storage of yachts for a period of two to five years. For further information and regulations contact the marina concerned. Upon arriving in Turkish waters, yachts should immediately go for control of the ship to the nearest port of entry which are as follows: İskenderun, Botaş (Adana), Mersin, Taşucu, Anamur, Alanya, Antalya, Kemer, Finike, Kaş, Fethiye, Marmaris, Datça, Bodrum, Güllük Didim, Kuşadası, Çeşme, İzmir, Dikili, Ayvalık, Akçay, Çanakkale, Bandırma, Tekirdağ, İstanbul, Zonguldak, Sinop, Samsun, Ordu, Giresun, Trabzon, Rize, Hopa.
DAY1: Meet at Ankara 1/2 Day tour - Arrive to Cappadocia: Arrive in Ankara, at 09:00am, transfer from hotels in Ankara, Ankara Train Gar or Ankara Esenboga airport; Our half day tour first visits to famous Hittite Museum, (Anatolian Civilisation Museum) citadel of Ankara, Mousoleum of Ataturk and transfer to Cappadocia, lunch on the way visit to a Seljuk Turks Caravanserai. Upon arrival to Cappadocia (320 km) transfer to hotel where have dinner and overnight at the hotel in Cappadocia. (L)
DAY 2: Full day tour in Cappadoci:a Picked up from hotel at 08:00 AM. The tour begins with a visit to the Underground City of Kaymakli in Cappadocia. After visits Goreme open air museum, Pigeon valley, Uchisar Castle, Avanos (famous its pottery shops and designs)Then Drive to Konya direction. We drive along the Silk Road and visit a well-preserved caravansaray which is called Sultanhani on the way. Arrive to our hotel in Konya, Dinner and Overnight. (B,L)
DAY 3: Drive from Konya - Pamukkale: Sightseeing tour of Konya (the capital of Seljuk Turks in 13th. Century) Can be seen famous with the theological school and Mevlana Museum. Afternoon depart to Pamukkale (6 hours drive). On the way a mini visit to Yalvac (Footsteps of St. Paul) . Upon arrival C/ in to hotel in Pamukkale. Overnight at the hotel. (B,D)
DAY 4: Full day visits in Pamukkale: Sightseeing tour of Pamukkale (the ancient city of Hierapolis and Roman Theatre, the largest Necropolis of Asia Minor) and swimming at the thermal pools. Overnight at the hotel. (B.L.D.)
DAY 5: Aphrodisias -Didym - Miletos: Leave from Pamukkale and drive to legendary Aphrodisias city for the spectacular ruins of Aphrodisias named (Love Goddes - Aphrodite) visit to Ruines/theatre. Follows drive to Didym. Drive to Didym where visit Oracle Temple, then drive to one of the Ionian city Miletos where visit theatre and continue to visit Priene and columns. On evening we arrive to our hotel in Kusadasi. (B,L)
DAY 6: Full day Ephesus Tour: Visit to (St. John Church/Virgin Mary House), road Ephesus, St. John Basilica and the Temple of Diana, one of the 'SEVEN WONDERS OF THE ANCIENT WORLD'. Last abode of Virgin Mary at Mounth Solmissos and visit to the old city of Ephesus, Marble Street - Odeon - Bouleterion - Temple of Hadrian and Serapis - Agora - Library of Celsus - Great Theatre - Double Church - Arcadian Way - Gate of Magnesia. Visit the Odeon, the Marble Street where St. Paul walked and held daily discussions here. The Temple of Diana, the Seven Wonders of the World, the Celcius Library, the Temple of Hadrian and the Theatre, followed by lunch visit to St John Basilica and follows you will be visit The last home of the Virgin Mary, which is now visited over a hundred thousand pilgrims each year. We have depart to Izmir airport (70km) for our evening 18:00pm flight back to Istanbul. End of tour. (B,L)
DAY 7: Fullday Istanbul tours: Drive and visit to old city area as Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obeliks of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column , the Column of Constantine and German Fountain of Wilhelm II. Follows visit to Hagia Sophia Museum. After lunch visit toGrand Covered Bazaar inside thousands places, shopping/Leather etc . Transfer to Hotel ON (B,L)
DAY 8: After breakfast today is our final day and we leave from hotel. Head to Topkapi Palace where visit to jewelry parts. Departs for visit to magnificent Suleymaniye Mosque and tours around Golden horn, surrounding Byzantine times City Walls passing at Halic way. Take Ataturk Bridge up to Taksim- Beyoglu walking tours and. Our boat waits us at Kabatash port. Get our private boat ; Bosphorus on Boat: A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway seperating we have a lovely cruise route Bosphorus on Boat - cruise through the waterway separating the two continents, magic Asia and Europe. Transfer to airport. End of tour. (B,L)
Tour Dates: Tour depart and can be organise private or regular base any date years around.
Accommodation in 4 stars hotels- a professional licenced Guide - Mentioned meals above in the tour program - A comfortable Bus, car or minivan - All entrance fees where necessary.
Local flight tickets from Istanbul - Ankara - Izmir to Istanbul - Drinks on the meals - Self expences in Hotel rooms (Minibar- Laundry-Telephone etc) - Tips to Guide and Driver.
Low Season: November - March
Summer Season: April to October
4 - 6 Pax
8 - 12 Pax
14 - 16 Pax
18 - 22 Pax
24 - 30 Pax
32 - 35 pax
36 - 42 Pax
Reservation must be made minimum 45 days in advance.
Thank you for everything. I am sorry we didnt meet each other but I hope we will next time when I come to Istanbul.
Everything was ok. Mr Timor is great man, say hello to him.
Thank you again for everything you did for me. Sure we will continue our cooperation.
S H E R R Y T R A V E L, Serbia