Cultural Turkey escape with a Cappadocia cave stay

Istanbul, Cappadocia, Izmir, Kusadasi & more

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Ephesus

Capadocia

Istanbul

Istanbul

Millennium Istanbul Golden Horn, Istanbul

Millennium Istanbul Golden Horn, Istanbul

Millennium Istanbul Golden Horn, Istanbul

Istanbul

Mithra Cave Hotel, Cappadocia

Mithra Cave Hotel, Cappadocia

Mithra Cave Hotel, Cappadocia

Cappadocia

Mithra Cave Hotel, Cappadocia

Mithra Cave Hotel, Cappadocia

Capadocia

Le Bleu Hotel & Resort, Kusadasi

Le Bleu Hotel & Resort, Kusadasi

Pamukkale

Le Bleu Hotel & Resort, Kusadasi

Le Bleu Hotel & Resort, Kusadasi

Pamukkale

Discover the ancient treasures of Anatolia on an eight-night getaway calling in Istanbul, Cappadocia’s caves and seaside Kusadasi - includes excursions, half board, and an optional hot air balloon ride

Day 1: UK - Istanbul

Hop on a flight to Istanbul, where you’ll arrive and transfer to your hotel on the Golden Horn. This city is a cultural melting pot, chaotic and captivating all at once. Spend the afternoon starting to explore. (Meals: dinner)

Day 2: Istanbul

This morning you’ll embark on a half-day city tour, kicking things off with a visit to the Hippodrome of Constantine and the Obelisk of Theodosius. From here, you’ll move on to the Hagia Sofia Museum, then end your exploration at the city’s most iconic sight - the Blue Mosque. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 3: Istanbul - Cappadocia

Spend this morning at the Egyptian Spice Bazaar, before enjoying a laid-back Bosphorus cruise, where you’ll travel between Europe and Asia while watching palaces pass you by. After, you’ll transfer to the airport for a flight to Cappadocia, famous the world over for its fairytale caves and stunning sunrises and sunsets. Spend your first evening here admiring the magical skies. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 4: Cappadocia

Why not opt to start early today with Cappadocia’s most incredible experience: a hot air balloon flight over the landscapes (£246 per person). Join hundreds of other balloons in the sky while the sun glows across the horizon. Later, you’ll visit the Dervent Valley to see traditional fairy chimneys and rock formations, then continue to Pasabagi and the open-air museum of Goreme, a UNESCO World Heritage site. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 5: Cappadocia - Izmir - Kusadasi

Start today off with a hike through the Rose Valley, visiting rock churches as you walk. You’ll continue to Cavusin, an ancient Christian village, then visit the Kaymakli Underground City, which dates back to the 8th century. In the afternoon, you’ll catch a flight to Izmir, then transfer to Kusadasi, on the Aegean Coast. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 6: Kusadasi - Ephesus - Kusadasi

This morning you’ll set off to explore Ephesus, the best-preserved ancient city in Asia minor. Explore the collonaded streets, Temple of Hadrian and Roman Baths. In the afternoon, visit the mysterious House of Virgin Mary, on Mount Koressos, believed to be this historic home of Mary herself. Spend the rest of the day at leisure in Kusadasi. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 7: Kusadasi - Pamukkale - Istanbul

Today you’ll head to Pamukkale, where gigantic white waterfalls and natural pools and formed to make an incredible sight. Afterwards, you’ll fly back to Istanbul, spending a final evening at leisure - why not venture to the Grand Bazaar to pick up some souvenirs. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 8: Istanbul - UK

After breakfast, transfer back to the airport for your flight home. (Meals: breakfast) 

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