Istanbul Classics 2

The Greens of Bursa
September 2, 2015
Istanbul Classics 1
September 2, 2015

Istanbul Classics 2

Day 1: Arrival at Istanbul Airport and transfer to the hotel

Day 2: Full Prince’s Islands Tour
We cruise on the Marmara Sea and stop at Buyuk Ada (Grand Island), famous for its sandy beaches, pinewood trees and wooden summer houses. The tour continues with a horse carriage around the island, before lunch is taken at a local sea-side restaurant. In the afternoon, time at leisure for activities on the island. In the evening, return to Istanbul.

Day 3: The Greens of Bursa
Early pick up from the hotel. Departure for car-ferry cruise to Yalova. Driving to Bursa up the Uludag Mountains. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in the mountains in barbeque style. Get down from the mountains by cable-car (Teleferik). Continue to the city center of Bursa Old Silk Market, Green Mosque and Ozdilek Shopping Mall. Late evening return to Istanbul.

Day 4: Day at leisure or Shopping Tour (optional)

Day 5: Full Day Tour to the Asian Coast and Maiden Tower, visiting Camlica Hill, the highest peak in Istanbul located on the Asian Coast of Istanbul. Thereafter, we will visit the Maiden Tower by boat; there will be tea and appetisers served for you at a famous local restaurant.

Also, we will visit Miniturk, the biggest miniature museum of Turkey. We will then take coffee at the Cafe Pier Loti, getting there by cable-car. At the end of the tour, we will visit the leather market.

Day 6: Check-out from the hotel transfer to airport for homebound flight.