Day 1: Istanbul – Istanbul
Arrival at Istanbul Atatürk airport in the morning and meet your guide, transfer to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, start discovering Istanbul by visiting the old Hippodrome, which was one of the largest car racing grounds in the Byzantine Empire. You will take a short walk to the Blue Mosque, completed in 1616, it is a triumph of harmony, proportion and elegance. Then, outside, as a panaromics, we can see Saint Sophia, the Church of divine wisdom and a testimony of the sophistication of the sixth century. Lunch will be served. Then you will visit the magnificent Topkapi Palace, the winter residence of the Ottoman sultans for almost 300 years. It is located on the promontory between the Bosphorus and the Golden Horn. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Istanbul – Istanbul
Bosphorus Tour We will start visiting, Camlica Hill. The highest point in Istanbul. Then we will make a boat cruise on the Bosphorus channel. The fortress of Rumeli will be visited from the outside as panoramic. We got off the ship. Lunch will be served. We visited Leather Factory. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Istanbul – Bursa – Istanbul
Bursa green full day. We will drive to the city of Eskihisar and make a cruise on the Marmara Sea at a ferry stop in the city of Yalova. Our trip will continue to Bursa observing the city of Yalova with a panoramic view of the coach and arriving at the first capital of the city Ottoman Emphire, which is called Bursa. Visit Ulucami (Grand Mosque): Bursa’s largest mosque, with the most striking example of Ottoman Turkish art and impressive calligraphic wall decorations since 1399 AD. Next, Koza Han, which means the “silk market.” Koza Han was built in 1491 by Sultan Beyazit II. It was used both as a caravanserai and a silk market because Bursa was the last stop on the great Silk Road of China. Since 1491, the Koza Han has been the center of the silk industry and trade. Lunch break. After lunch go to the Old Tree. It is one of the oldest trees in Turkey, with a 600-year-old tree, 35 meters long and 9 meters wide. Then, drive to the city center at the Turkish delight factory for possible purchases before leaving for Istanbul. . Dinner at the local Istanbul restaurant to spend the night at the hotel.
Day 4: Istanbul – Istanbul
After breakfast you will start the full day of the Prince Islands tour. There are 9 islands and they are called Princess Island. We will make a cruise to the island and stop the fourth called Büyük Ada. We will tour the island with a horse carriage. Lunch will be served in the restaurant by the sea. Free time to walk on the island and possible activities. Cruise back to Istanbul. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Istanbul
After breakfast, departure from the hotel. You will have a free and easy day before returning home. Transfer to Atatürk International Airport and take a safe flight to your country with the beautiful memories of Turkey.