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CITY BREAKS : ISTANBUL Starting from  USD 99 PP/DBL

DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN ISTANBUL
Arrival in Istanbul, where you will be welcomed by your local guide and transferredto your hotel.
DAY 2: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
After breakfast you will depart for a full day city tour, starting in the Hippodrome, the former Roman horse and chariot racing stadium, where you can see the following monuments: the Serpent Column, the Egyptian Obelisk, the Walled Obelisk and the German Fountain.
You will proceed to the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is one of two mosques in Turkey that have with six minarets. After lunch break you will visit the Süleymaniye Mosque, the second largest mosque in the city, and one of the bestknown sights of Istanbul.
The mosque was built by the great Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan in the 16th century. From here you will continue by bus along the Golden Horn, a historic inlet of the Bosporus, a natural harbour that has sheltered Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman and other ships for thousands of years.
Before return to the hotel you will visit a leather fashion show.
Evening (facultative): Take an Istanbul Night Tour, a bus drive through the beautifully illuminated streets of Istanbul, take photos during numerous photo breaks at the wonderfully illuminated monuments of the city, then pause in the Taksim Square, the main pedestrian zone of the city, a major shopping, tourist and leisure district famed for its restaurants, shops and hotels, a popular destination for both tourists and the native population of Istanbul, where you can experience the vibrant life of the metropolis.
DAY 3: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
Today your discovering of Istanbul continues with a visit to Hagia Sophia, a church from the 6th century, the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years, until the completion of the Seville Cathedral in 1520. Then you will visit the Egyptian Bazaar, also known as Spice Bazaar, where you can enjoy a typical atmosphere of an Oriental market, most of the customers are still locals, and the goods sold are authentic.
You can find a wide range of spices, sweets and nuts mainly here. Spicescented, you will take a ride along the Bosporus to have a lunch in an exclusive restaurant on the shore, after which you board for a romantic
Bosporus Cruise. No Istanbul experience is complete without a cruise on the Bosporus, it is as crucial as visiting any of the other major sightseeing spots. After arrival at the Golden Horn you will visit a jewellery manufactory.
Evening (facultative): Enjoy seafood specialities of Istanbul in Kumkapi, a district known for its meyhane’s (traditional restaurants) and fish restaurants. This small neighbourhood is just inland from the fresh fish market still located on the shore of the Marmara Sea. Kumkapi is wellknown to the Turks and also of interest to visitors because of the lively atmosphere, excellent food and nightly entertainment provided by street musicians.
You will be served famous Turkish hot and cold appetizers first, then enjoy a main course of fish.
DAY 4: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
Your visit of Istanbul would not be complete without a visit of the Topkapi Palace, the official and primary residence in the city of the Ottoman Sultans for 400 years of their 624 years reign, a major tourist attraction today, containing the most holy relics of the Muslim world such as the prophet Mohammed's cloak and sword. Topkapi Palace is among those monuments belonging to the "Historic Areas of Istanbul", which became a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The palace is full of examples of Ottoman architecture and also contains large collections of porcelain, robes, weapons, shields, armour, Ottoman miniatures, as well as a display of Ottoman treasure and jewellery.
Once being in a city lying on two continents, you deserve a ride to Asia. After a ride along the city walls and a lunch in a typical restaurant, you will cross the Bosporus Bridge to have an opportunity to overlook the whole city, but mainly the Bosporus and the European part. After a ride through the Asian part of Istanbul you will visit a carpet shop, as well as the famous Grand Bazaar, one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world.
Evening (facultative): Enjoy your last evening in Istanbul in one of the most beautiful night clubs by a socalled
Turkish Night Show with belly dancers, folklore dancing (regional dances from the Thrace and Anatolia regions), live music and singing and other performances. Dinner and local wine included.
DAY 5: DEPARTURE
Transfer to the airport for departure to your homeland.

Services included:
•4 X BB Accomodations in 4 Star Hotels
• Modern Bus with AC
• Experienced  guide in desired language
• All Transfers and Taxes

Entrance fees are not included and will be paid at the place of entrance

Price: Starting from USD 99 PP/DBL
CITY BREAKS: ISTANBUL - CAIRO Starting from USD 219 PP/DBL
 
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN ISTANBUL
Arrival in Istanbul, where you will be welcomed by your local guide and transferred to your hotel.
DAY 2: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
After breakfast you will depart for a full day city tour, starting in the Hippodrome, the former Roman horse and chariot racing stadium. You will proceed to the Sultan Ahmed Mosque,  popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior.
After lunch break you will visit the Süleymaniye Mosque, one of the bestknown sights of Istanbul. From here you will continue by bus along the Golden Horn, a historic inlet of the Bosporus, a natural harbour. Before return to the hotel you will visit a leather fashion show.
Evening (facultative): Take an Istanbul Night Tour, a bus drive through the beautifully illuminated streets of Istanbul, take photos during numerous photo breaks at the wonderfully illuminated monuments of the city, then pause in the Taksim Square, the main pedestrian zone of the city, a major shopping, tourist and leisure district.
DAY 3: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
Today your discovering of Istanbul continues with a visit to Hagia Sophia, a church from the 6th century, the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years.
Then you will visit the Egyptian Bazaar, also known as Spice Bazaar, where you can enjoy a typical atmosphere of an Oriental market. Spicescented, you will take a ride along the Bosporus to have a lunch in an exclusive restaurant on the shore, after which you board for a Bosporus Cruise. No Istanbul experience is complete without a cruise on the Bosporus. After arrival at the Golden Horn you will visit a jewellery manufactory.
Evening (facultative): Enjoy seafood specialities of Istanbul in Kumkapi, a district known for its meyhane’s (traditional restaurants) and fish restaurants.
DAY 4: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
Your visit of Istanbul would not be complete without a visit of the Topkapi Palace, the official and primary residence in the city of the Ottoman Sultans for 400 years, a majör tourist attraction today. Once being in a city lying on two continents, you deserve a ride to Asia. After a ride along the city walls and a lunch in a typical restaurant, you will cross the Bosporus Bridge to have an opportunity to overlook the whole city.
After a ride through the Asian part of Istanbul you will visit a carpet shop, as well as the famous Grand Bazaar, one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world. In the evening you will be transferred to the airport for your departure for Cairo.
DAY 5: CAIRO CITY TOUR
After night arrival in Cairo, you will be transferred to the hotel for accommodation.
On this day a visit of the Egyptian Museum, home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities, is prepared for you.. Further you will go on to the Saladin Citadel, standing on the Muqattam Hill near the centre of Cairo. Here you can find the Alabaster (Mohammad Ali) Mosque, the most visible mosque in Cairo. After the lunch break you can look forward to a visit of the legendary Oriental Bazaar Khan El Khalili.
Evening (facultative): You can observe theSound and Light Show at the Pyramids of Giza, an enchanting experience not to be missed.
DAY 6: MEMPHIS
Your today’s trip goes to Memphis, the ancient capital of Lower Egypt, and its massive necropolis.
You will see the Step Pyramid in Saqqara, the mastabas, and Giza, home of Egypt’s signature attractions, the Great Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world including the Great Pyramid of Cheops, middle pyramids of Chephren and the little one of Mykerinos and mysterious Sphinx, the Father of Terror for the ancient pharaohs. In the afternoon you will have an opportunity to take a boat cruise on the Nile.
DAY 7: A DAY AT YOUR DISPOSAL
or you can join our facultative trip to Alexandria, the secondlargest city in Egypt, and the country's largest seaport, as well as an important tourist resort. It is home to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina. In ancient times, Alexandria was one of the most famous cities in the world. From the late 19th century, it became a major centre of the international shipping industry and one of the most important trading centres in the world.
DAY 8: DEPARTURE
Transfer to the airport for departure to your homeland.

Services included:
•7 X BB Accomodations in 4 Star Hotels
• Modern Bus with AC
• Experienced  guide in desired language
• All Transfers and Taxes

Entrance fees are not included and will be paid at the place of entrance

Price: Starting from USD219 PP/DBL

CITY BREAKS :  ISTANBUL - DUBAI Starting from USD 299 PP/DBL
 
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN ISTANBUL
Arrival in Istanbul, where you will be welcomed by your local guide and transferred to your hotel.
DAY 2: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
After breakfast you will depart for a full day city tour, starting in the Hippodrome, the former Roman horse and chariot racing stadium. You will proceed to the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, popularly known as the Blue Mosque for the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. After lunch break you will visit the Süleymaniye Mosque, one of the bestknown sights of Istanbul. From here you will continue by bus along the Golden Horn, a historic inlet of the Bosporus, a natural harbour. Before return to the hotel you will visit a leather fashion show.
Evening (facultative): Take an Istanbul Night Tour, a bus drive through the beautifully illuminated streets of Istanbul, take photos during numerous photo breaks at the wonderfully illuminated monuments of the city, then pause in the Taksim Square, the main pedestrian zone of the city.
DAY 3: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
Today your discovering of Istanbul continues with a visit to Hagia Sophia, a church from the 6th century, the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years. Then you will visit the Egyptian Bazaar, also known as Spice Bazaar, where you can enjoy a typical atmosphere of an Oriental market. You will take a ride along the Bosporus to have a lunch in an exclusive restaurant on the shore, after which you board for a romantic Bosporus Cruise. No Istanbul experience is complete without a cruise on the Bosporus. After arrival at the Golden Horn you will visit a jewellery manufactory.
Evening (facultative): Enjoy seafood specialities of Istanbul in Kumkapi, a district known for its meyhane’s (traditional restaurants) and fish restaurants.
DAY 4: ISTANBUL CITY TOUR
Your visit of Istanbul would not be complete without a visit of the Topkapi Palace, the official and primary residence in the city of the Ottoman Sultans for 400 years. Once being in a city lying on two continents, you deserve a ride to Asia. After a ride along the city walls and a lunch in a typical restaurant, you will cross the Bosporus Bridge to have an opportunity to overlook the whole city. After a ride through the Asian part of Istanbul you will visit a carpet shop, as well as the famous Grand Bazaar, one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world.
Evening (facultative): Enjoy your last evening in Istanbul by a socalled Turkish Night Show with belly dancers, folklore dancing, live music and singing and other performances.
DAY 5: A DAY AT YOUR DISPOSAL
or you can participate in a facultative excursion to the Princes’ Islands, a chain of islands off the coast of Asia part of Istanbul in the Sea of Marmara. You will reach the largest island by a regular ferry line. Visitors can explore the island by foot, bicycle, or in horsedrawn carriages. After a tour you will take a lunch on the island and turn back by ferry to the Asian side, where a bus will be waiting for you to take you for a panoramic ride on the Asian side and then back to the European part for a transfer to the airport. Departure for Dubai.
DAY 6: SHARJAN AND AJMAN
After night arrival in Dubai, you will be transferred to the hotel. On this day a halfday trip to the neighbouring emirates of Sharjan and Ajman is prepared for you: visit to a fruit and vegetable market; to the famous Sharjan Blue Souk with its unique Islamic design, and to the Islamic Museum; followed by an Ajman city tour.
DAY 7: DUBAI CITY TOUR
Your excursion begins with a photo stop at Dubai's most famous landmark, the Burj Al Arab Hotel. You will then proceed to the famous Jumeirah Mosque. The tour then continues to Al Bastakiya, Dubai's atmospheric old quarter by the Creek. Here, you will visit Dubai's National Museum housed in the former Al Fahidi Fort. Then it is all aboard the Abra (water taxi) to cross the Creek to the spice souk. You will then have time to shop in another famous Dubai landmark, the glistening gold souk.
DAY 8: DUBAI CITY TOUR
After breakfast you will depart for another part of Dubai city tour. Your excursion begins at the Hotel Atlantis situated on the artificial Palm Jumeirah island. Drive through the Palm island and Dubai Marina is waiting for you. Then you will visit the Jumeirah Souk, a market place where visitors are greeted by a vivid combination of authentic Arabian style and richly designed landscapes. Later you will be either taken back to your hotel, or you can participate in a facultative dhow cruise (a traditional Arabic sailing vessel) on the Dubai Creek.
DAY 9: A DAY AT YOUR DISPOSAL
or you can join our facultative trip to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the Abu Dhabi emirate and of the UAE, city called also the Manhattan of the Orient or the Arabian Jewel. You will visit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque (depending on permission), the largest mosque in the UAE, the sheik’s palaces, the 8star Emirates Palace Hotel, the Heritage Village (an authentic replica of a Bedouin encampment), the imposing Marina Mall, and the Formula 1 Yas Marina circuit. Later you will be transferred to Dubai airport for departure to your homeland.
Evenings: During your stay you will have an opportunity to join a facultative Dubai Night Tour.
During this tour you will be mesmerized by the spectacular sights of Dubai by night: the Creek side, the Bastakia Quarter, Sheikh Zayed Road with skyscrapers, the Dubai Mall, the tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa, with its amazing water fountain illuminated by lights and accompanied by music. (2.5 h)
 
Services included:
•8 X BB Accomodations in 4 Star Hotels
• Modern Bus with AC
• Experienced  guide in desired language
• All Transfers and Taxes

Entrance fees are not included and will be paid at the place of entrance

Price: Starting from USD299 PP/DBL
 
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