Custom Regulations On Exit:
a) Gift and Souvenirs: For a new carpet, a proof of purchase; for old items,a certificate from a directorate of a museum are necessary.
b) Exporting antiques from Turkey is forbidden.
c) Valuable personel items can only be taken out of the country providing that they have been registered in the owner's passport upon entry or declaring that they have been purchased with legally exchanged currency.
d) Motorist Rules: Those who wish to travel with their vans,minibuses, automobiles, station wagons, bicycles,motorcycles, motorbikes, buses, motorcoaches, trailers, caravans or othertransport vehicles, will have to provide the following documentation
Day 1: ISTANBUL - : Arrive Istanbul airport Meet and drive to hotel afternoon drive to Suleymaniye mosque and visits to Miniaturk Turkish and islamic sample wonders in our country. Return hotel dinner and ON. (D)
Day 2: BURSA: Morning depart to Bursa (2 hrs drive time, Lunch on road Afternoon arrival to Bursa (the city was the First Capital city of Ottomans) and visit Grand Mosque, have Lunch, follows Green Mosque and at 4:00pm return back to Istanbul. Stay our hotel in Istanbul (B,L,D)
Day 3: ISTANBUL: After breakfast arrival and visits to Camlica Hill, lunch after visit to Hippodrome, Blue mosque, Topkapi Palace, visit famous Grand Bazaar. Accommodate and dinner Hotel Istanbul (B,L,D)
Day 4: ISTANBUL: Half/Day tour Morning visit to the old city, Golden horn tours and Eyup El Ansari grave visits in Eyup town uses cablecar to Pierre Loti hill. Afternoon Bosphorus boat cruises (2 hrs) and Follows we have visit to Spice bazaar. Transfer to hotel dinner and ON (B,L,D)
Day 5: Breakfast at hotel and get our buses Transfer to airport to get our plane for departure Medinah way or homebound direction. End of our services. Goodbye (B)
Stays and accommodate hotels above named as 4 stars or 3* range (4 X open buffet
breakfast, 3X lunch and 4 X dinners) all Muslim food and meals
A/C Midibus 32 seats or 47seats Coach, All transfers, Entrance fees, 1 Sng free room, Guidance,
Tips to guide or driver, drinks on meals, self expences, minibar, telephone ,laundry use at hotels.
Special thanks to Bahar who created a perfect program for us.
Thanks for encouraging us to do hot air balloon ride in Cappadocia as that will be a special memory and thank making that Turkish kebab meal we loved it all.
Donna Michael Williams
Sidney - Australia