6 Day Christmas Tour Istanbul & Kusadasi Tour 2023
In Istanbul, 6 days
1 - 45
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We have created a unique Christmas Holiday Program Route that starts from Istanbul, which has outstanding streets, historical places with a magnificent atmosphere on Christmas, Kusadasi is the next stop that will be waiting for you with an admirable sea view, a rich open buffet, and drinks (unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic)… For Christmas celebrations, we include 2 of the best destinations in Turkey including Istanbul and Kusadasi. Please have a look at this Christmas tour package to have a glamorous time during Christmas Holiday in Turkey that you can arrange and book as a group or privately. To have fun, travel around, and meet new people, do not miss out on our special program for Christmas.
Places You'll See
HighlightsIstanbul Old City, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Turkish Bath, Bosphorus Cruise, Shopping, Turkish Cuisine, Christmas Party.
Upon our arrival at Istanbul International Airport, your guide will meet and assist you. Istanbul was the capital city of the East Roman Empire and the Ottoman Empire. Also, it is one of the most fascinating cities in the world because it spans two continents; Europe and Asia. It is a city of museums, bazaars, minarets, mosques, churches, palaces, and restaurants. It attracts over 7 million tourists from all around the world annually. Overnight in Istanbul.
(Breakfast and Lunch included)
After breakfast, the tour will depart for a gorgeous Istanbul City Tour. The first stop is the Topkapi Palace; the great palace of the Ottoman Sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries. At the same time, it houses an exquisite collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the imperial treasury, miniatures, and the holy mantle, enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed.
The second stop of the tour is Sultanahmet Square, where the Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque salutes the Hagia Sophia. The Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque, which was built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is also known as the Blue Mosque because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles. Next, the tour will explore the Hippodrome; the site of ancient chariot races, and the home of three ancient monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column, and the Column of Constantine. When you reach the other end of the Hippodrome, the Hagia Sophia Mosque will meet you with all its grandeur.
After a delectable lunch break, TSG will take you to the bazaar, where you can find exotic spices and herbs, Turkish Baklava, delicious Turkish Delights, Turkish Coffee, nuts and fruits, hand made souvenirs, and more. Dinner and overnight in Istanbul.
Please note: Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays, the Bascilica Cistern can be an alternative. Please contact your consultant for details. Remember to bring a headscarf when visiting religious sites such as the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sophia Mosque.
(Breakfast in Istanbul and All meals, alcohol, and soft drinks included in Kusadasi)
The TSG team will pick you up from the hotel after breakfast around 8:00 a.m. for "Bosphorus by Boat,". a traditional excursion by boat along the waterway separating Europe and Asia. The shoreline is home to dozens of old wooden villas, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. You will have the opportunity to see the 19th-century Ottoman masterpiece Dolmabahce Palace, Yildiz Palace, one of the unique samples of the last period of Ottoman architecture, and Ciragan Palace with its amazing marble facades from the boat. Moreover, the iconic view of Ortakoy, the Rumeli Fortress, which is one of the most beautiful works of military architecture of the Ottomans, the harmony of the architectural styles of east and west at Beylerbeyi Palace, and more can be seen during the boat tour.
After lunch, the TSG team will take you to the bazaar, where you can find authentic goods. The air here is filled with the enticing aromas of cinnamon, caraway, saffron, mint, thyme, and various herbs, Turkish baklava, Turkish delight, and fresh Turkish coffee, as well as handicraft souvenirs.
The tour ends with transportation to Istanbul Airport for a domestic flight to Izmir. Next, check in at the hotel in Kusadasi, have dinner, and overnight in Kusadasi.
(All meals, alcohol, soft drinks, and Christmas Eve Party included)
The Artemision, also called the Temple of Artemis, is the largest temple devoted to Artemis and one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, is located in Ephesus, a 9,000-year-old city. The famous Roman Baths, the Celsus Library, the Grand Theatre, the House of the Virgin Mary, Curetes Street, and all the other details in this outstanding example of a Roman port city will be highlighted during this guided tour.
The 19th-century neighborhood of Sirince still has its original architectural details and is well-known outside of the nation. It is famous for its homemade wines that are specially made from different kinds of fruits, such as blackberries, blueberries, melons, and strawberries. Here, the tour includes wine tasting and learning how to make fruit wine in the wine houses. Plus, handicrafts made by local women can be bought, and a very famous leather production center will be the next stop.
Tonight, you will have a Christmas night that is going to be remarkable. A stupendous open buffet, drinks (unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic), and an amazing view of the sea and city lights will accompany you. Enjoy this great Turkish cuisine feast that is specially prepared for the Christmas party, dance with your new friends to Turkish live music played by our DJ. Santa will not forget your gift box to remind you of Turkey. Overnight in Kusadasi.
(All meals, alcohol, and soft drinks included)
Merry Christmas! Today is yours to spend as you please, celebrating your holiday and relaxing. Overnight in Kusadasi.
TSG advises: For those who want to explore the region's attractions, a Turkish bath, Turkish Night Show, or Kusadasi City Tour can be appealing alternatives.
After breakfast, you will have free time in Kusadasi. This incredible tour concludes with a flight to Izmir Airport for a domestic flight to Istanbul and then home. One of TSG's adventures comes to an end. However, you can sign up to take advantage of TSG credits, and this is the best way to snag credits and use them for your next trips as a discount, as well as to hear about the hot deals according to your interests.
2 night hotel in Istanbul - 5 Star La Quinta by Wyndham Istanbul
3 nights hotel in Kusadasi - 5 Star Ramada Hotel
NOTE : If this hotel list is not available at the time of your booking then we will arrange a similar (another) hotel for your group. If you prefer a Different category hotel, there might be an additional cost.
Professional English - speaking tour guides
Christmas Party with a meal and unlimited local alcoholic drinks
2 Dinners with All meals, alcohol and soft drinks included.
Meal Plan as mentioned in the itinerary
All airport transfer services mentioned inside the itinerary
Arrival airport transfer to Istanbul airport
Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking vehicle
Return Airport transfer
Guided Istanbul City Tour
Guided Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise
Guided Kusadasi - Ephesus Tour - Turkish Village Sirince
Christmas Party with unlimited local alcoholic drinks
All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
Please Note: The all-inclusive meals, soft drinks, and alcohol are strictly limited to your hotel in Kusadasi and are not applicable on your day tours.
Please check the information below before your departure
1- International & Domestic Flight Tickets
2- Covid-19 PCR Test
3- Tour Itinenary
4- Confirmed Documents are sent by us to include Hotel reservations etc.
5- Domestic Flight Tickets if any (Please check your title/name spelling printed correctly)
6- Passport Validation Terms
7- Visa if needed (check before your trip for the dates on your visa)
8- If visa needed, please ask us for invitation letter to ease the visa application process
9- Flight details for on time Airport transfer services
10- Observe the luggage limitation by Airlines for domestic flights if any
11- Obtain emergency contact details from our office
If you have any further information that is not listed above, please contact us by the details below:
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Domestic flight from Istanbul to Kusadasi
Domestic flight from Kusadasi to Istanbul
Insurance: All types
Turkey entry visa
Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry
Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the included section
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Below cancellation policy is only for land services and we will follow the cancellation policy of airline companies for domestic flights.
- If the booking is canceled 8 weeks to the departure you can get full refund.
- If the booking is canceled 7 weeks to the departure, we will refund 100 EUR only.
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Under any circumstances, there will be no refund for the promoted tours. The balance will be identified as "Future Tour Credits" to use in the future. Please contact [email protected] or your tour operator to change tour dates and other details.
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