DAY 2- ISTANBUL
Istanbul City Tour. Blue Mosque, facing Hagia Sophia, famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique with 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet. We visit the Topkapi Palace,where Imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans exhibiting Chinese porcelain, weapons, calligraphy section etc.... and Hippodrome, where chariot races and the Byzantine riots took place and free time in Grand bazaar with its 3.500 shops. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 3- ISTANBUL
Bosphorus Tour. Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar), mystical smells of different aromas of various spices. Shops selling fruits, vegetables, flowers, fish etc.. Bosphorus Cruise, through the waterway separating the two continents, Europe and Asia, with a possibility to take photographs of marble palaces, ancient wooden villas of Ottoman architecture besides modern residentials and luxurious apartments and afternoon Camlica Hill. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 4- ISTANBUL
Princess Island Tour.
Cruise in Marmara Sea to Princes' Islands, stop at Büyükada, the popular summer resort with sandy beaches and pinewood scenery, once the pleasure island of Byzantine Princes.Tour of the island with horse-drawn carriages Evening return to Istanbul and transfer to hotels.Also visioned during the tour: Topkapi Palace, Leander's Tower, Uskudar from the sea. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 5- ANTAKYA
Transfer to Istanbul Airport and flight to Antakya ,transfer to Antakya hotel. Overnight in Antakya.
DAY 6- ANTAKYA
Antakya City Tour and Overnight in Antakya.
DAY 7- ISTANBUL
Transfer to Antakya Airport and flight to istanbul and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 8- HOME
After breakfast transfer to Istanbul Airport and the end of our services.
- Return Istanbul / Antakya / Istanbul domestic flight ticket
- 7 nights accommodation.
- All transportation in Turkey by a/c tour coach,
- Meals as stated on the itinerary,
- All entrance fees to the sites and to the museums mentioned on the above program,
- Comprehensive sightseeing as itinerary,
- Arabic or English speaking professional guide throughout.