Enchanting Turkey: Istanbul, Bursa & Sapanca Escape
5 Days & 4 Nights

Embark on a captivating journey through Turkey’s cultural treasures with the “Enchanting Turkey” itinerary. Explore the vibrant city of Istanbul, with its historical landmarks and breathtaking Bosphorus cruise. Discover the charm of Bursa, the first Ottoman capital, and immerse yourself in its rich history and bustling markets. Finally, unwind amidst the serene beauty of Sapanca, where picturesque landscapes and tranquil villages await. This itinerary offers a perfect blend of history, natural beauty, and cultural experiences, providing an unforgettable Turkish adventure.

DAY 01: Arrival Istanbul

Upon arrival in Istanbul, you will be greeted by our representative who will provide a private transfer to your hotel. After check-in, you can relax and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.

DAY 02: Embark on a Full-Day Istanbul City Tour

starting with a visit to the iconic Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque. Explore its rich history and architectural marvels. Continue to the Blue Mosque, adorned with beautiful ceramic tiles, and witness the grandeur of the Hippodrome and its unique monuments. Visit the Grand Covered Bazaar, the oldest and largest covered market in the world, and enjoy some free time for shopping. Take a scenic Bosphorus sightseeing cruise, marvel at the Golden Horn, and visit the Eyup Sultan Mosque and Tomb. Conclude the day with a cable car ride to Pierre Loti Hill for stunning views.

DAY 03: Full-Day Bursa Tour

Depart from Istanbul for a full-day Bursa tour. Along the way, stop at the heritage sites near Uludag Mountain. Explore Bursa, the first capital of the Ottomans, and visit the Green Mosque and Tomb, the Grand Mosque known for its Seljuk wall calligraphy, the Silk Market, and the Covered Bazaar. Enjoy a scenic drive back through the hills of Uludag Mountain.

DAY 04: Full-Day Sapanca Tour

Experience the picturesque countryside on a full-day Sapanca tour. Visit Sapanca Lake, known for its natural beauty, and explore Masukiye, famous for its waterfalls and rivers. Enjoy an outdoor lunch by a serene waterfall and immerse yourself in the local village life.

DAY 05: Departure

It's time to say goodbye to Turkey. You will be provided with a private departure transfer to the airport, where you will depart with wonderful memories of your time in this captivating country.