Formalities For Private Yacht Owners: Yachts require a Transit Log and may remain in Turkish waters for up to two years maintenance or for wintering. There are certain ports licensed by the Ministry of Tourist the storage of yachts for a period of two to five years. For further information and regulations contact the marina concerned. Upon arriving in Turkish waters, yachts should immediately go for control of the ship to the nearest port of entry which are as follows: İskenderun, Botaş (Adana), Mersin, Taşucu, Anamur, Alanya, Antalya, Kemer, Finike, Kaş, Fethiye, Marmaris, Datça, Bodrum, Güllük Didim, Kuşadası, Çeşme, İzmir, Dikili, Ayvalık, Akçay, Çanakkale, Bandırma, Tekirdağ, İstanbul, Zonguldak, Sinop, Samsun, Ordu, Giresun, Trabzon, Rize, Hopa.
Istanbul Hajj - Umrah - Moslem Groups Tours (4 Days - 3 Nights)
DAY 1: ISTANBUL: Arrive to Istanbul, Meet at Ataturk airport, transfers follow Check in to Hotel. Take rest, after having lunch, We arrive to old city Sultanahmed Square where we visit to Arcthitects Sinan's famous Blue Mosque known its blue coloured tiles and we have visits to Worldwide known biggest Grand Covered Bazaar. Return to hotel have Dinner, time at leisure. (L,D)
DAY 2: ISTANBUL: Breakfast in hotel, Visit old city as we drive, Taking Photo of Golden Horn Area. After lunch have 2 hrs bosphorus cruise on boat, follows visit spice Bazaar back to hotel, Dinner and free accommodation in the same hotel (B,L,D)
DAY 3: ISTANBUL: After breakfast, drive and photo break to taking City Walls of Byzantine Emperors. Arrive and visit to Eyup Town where Eyup Al Ansari Grave (Eyup holy mosque by prophet mohammed) and flows visit to Topkapi Palace, Serail Chinese Porcelains and Seramics Section, Kitchen Section,, Costumes of Ottoman Soltaans and finall Jewelry Section. Lunch and return to Hotel, and free time. (B,L,D)
DAY 4: ISTANBUL Back to home, After Breakfast, relax until transfer to Airport departure to home destination. (B)
A/C Midibus 18, 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.
HOTELS: Stays and accommodate hotels above Class as 3* or 4* or 5* range (3 X open buffet breakfast, 3X lunch and 3 X dinners) all Muslim food and meals.
We never get such a beautifull Blue Cruise (Wooden yacht) as we travelled all over the world.
Captain and his wife (cooker) Turkish Dolmas unforgettable in my life. I get this meal receipe and will use in my kitchen at home.
Again respectfully her affort.
We wish you well and much happiness.
If you, ever get to the Ohio area in the USA, we hope you would call us so we could return your hospitality.
Alinda Breukhuisen / Thomas Everglades