5 Day Bodrum to Istanbul

Travellers Holiday

Day One – Welcome to Bodrum
(Evening Meal Included)
On arrival at either Bodrum Airport, Harbour or Bus Station you will be greeted and transfered to your chosen accomodation. Once you have checked in and received your room key the rest of the day you will have free time to explore the sights and sounds of the fascinating resort of Bodrum. Your evening meal will be provided for you.

Day Two – Bodrum City Tour
(Breakfast & Evening Meal Included)
This morning after breakfast you will depart from your Hotel for Bodrum City Tour. Visit the Castle of St. Peter, the symbol of Bodrum. The Crusader castle was built by the Knights of St. John between 1402 and 1409. Today the castle's rooms are used as a museum where finds from the Bronze Age, Mycenaean, Archaic, and Classical, Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine period are exhibited. The castle also houses the largest underwater archeological museum in Turkey. It is one of the few of its kind in the world. The reconstruction of a ship-wreck the museum itself is worth a visit. After Castle tour then See what is left of one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Mausoleum.

The Mausoleum, King Mausolus' tomb, is at the origin of the funerary monuments of great dimensions and sumptuous architecture. Today you can see the cleared platform and some of the finds from the magnificent Mausoleum. The stones were used for the construction of the castle and some parts of the tomb are exhibited at the British Museum in London, England. After the Mausoleum tour depart for The Amphitheatre. Visit the ancient theater The Theatre is located on the hillside overlooking Bodrum. Built in the time of Mausolus, it is one of the very few surviving pre-Hellenistic theaters in Asia Minor and thus one of the oldest. After the tour has finished you will be transfered back to your chosen hotel to enjoy your evening meal.

Day Three – Bodrum To Istanbul, Half Day Istanbul City Tour
(Evening Meal Included)
This morning you will be transfered from you Bodrum Hotel to Bodrum Airport Domestic Terminal to catch your early morning flight to istanbul. On arrival at Istanbul Airport you will be greeted by one of our professional tour guides to begin your half day Istanbul City Tour. Visit to ST. SOPHIA This ancient basilica, built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century and reconstructed by Justinian in the 6th century, is one of the architectural marvels of all time.

SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles.

HIPPODROME Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine.

After your tour, you will be transfered to your chosen Hotel.

Day Four – Free Time In Istanbul
(Breakfast & Evening Meal Included)
The day is yours. You don't have to wake up early, explore Istanbul city, shop in the local markets, or enjoy one of the many day trips we have to offer you to choose from. These include Ephesus, Cappadocia, Dolmabahce Palace, Family Shopping Tour, Traditional Turkish Bath, Green Bursa, Istanbul Princes' Island, Turkish Village Tour, Istanbul Museums Tour, Aquarium Tour, Private luxury yacht cruise, Helicopter Tours, or enjoy the Istanbul Evening Show, 1001 Istanbul Traditional Turkish Night, Dinner Cruise on the Bosphorus By Night with dinner, popular musical instruments and Turkish singer. Overnight in Istanbul.

Day Five – Airport Transfer
(Breakfast Included)
After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to Istanbul Airport for you onward travel.

5 Day Bodrum To Istanbul Tour Inclusions;
: Arrival Transfers
: 2 Nights Bodrum Accomodation
: Internal Flights Bodrum To Istanbul
: 2 Nights Istanbul Accomodation
: Bodrum City Tour
: Half Day Istanbul City Tour
: Entrance Fees As Per Itinerary
: Services Of A Professional Tour Guide
: Meals As Per Itinerary
: Transportation
: Departure Transfer From Istanbul Hotel to Istanbul Ataturk International Airport