DAY 01 BRUNEI – SINGAPORE
Assemble at Brunei International Airport 3 hours before scheduled flight departure.
Day 02 SINGAPORE — ISTANBUL (L/D)
Meet and greet upon arrival in Istanbul, transfer to hotel for check-in and freshen up. Standby at the hotel lobby before commence with the sightseeing in Istanbul, covering the Istanbul City Walls and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Gate where he enters Istanbul on 29th May 1453. Visit to Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmed Mosque) is a must, a magnificent mosque that has blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior. Continue the visit to Hippodrome of Constantinople and Topkapi Palace. Next, visit the Grand Bazaar, which has more than 4000 shops selling local products, handicrafts and is the biggest bazaar today in Turkey. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 03 ISTANBUL — BURSA (B/L/D)
After breakfast, visit St Sophia (Hagia Sophia) before depart to Bursa, the first capital of Turkish people. Proceed to Ulucami (Grand Mozque) — the largest Mosque in Bursa with the most striking example of Ottoman Turkish art and impressive calligraphic wall decorations from 1399 AD. Have some free time to shop at the historical covered Grand Bazaar before continue your visit to Green Mosque. Overnight in Bursa.
DAY 04 BURSA — KUSADASI (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive to Kusadasi, an ancient Roman city in Pergamon, visit the ruins of Acropolis with cable car. After lunch, drive to Kusadasi. If time permits, we may stop over at a Turkish Delight and Apple Tea Outlet in Kusadasi. Overnight in Kusadasi.
DAY 05 KUSADASI — PAMUKKALE (B/L/D)
After breakfast, we start our day with an upbeat fashion show showcasing high quality leather products made in Turkey and continue a visit to Ephesus ancient city, one of the world“s most outstanding archaeological sites. Dinner and overnight in Pamukkale.
DAY 06 PAMUKKALE — KONYA (B/L/D)
After breakfast, start your tour by visiting Pamukkale (Cotton Castle), followed by a visit to the extensive ruins of Hierapolis (known for its thermal baths and health centre) and Necropolis. Enjoy the shopping at Textile Outlet Factory before check in to hotel. Dinner and overnight in Konya.
DAY 07 KONYA — CAPPADOCIA (B/L/D)
After breakfast, we will commence with sightseeing, covering the Ancient Caravanserai (a 'hotel' for ancient traders and travelers on silk road) and Melvana Celaleddin-i Rumi, which used to be the cloister for Mevlevi Dervishes. Mevlana was a philosopher and mystic of Islam, but not a Muslim of the orthodox type. His doctrine advocates unlimited tolerance, positive reasoning, goodness, charity and awareness through love. Dinner and overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 08 CAPPADOCIA (B/L/D)
Early morning, you may choose to experience *OPTIONAL: Hot air ballooning (if weather permits) over the charming landscape during sun rise or just resting in the hotel.
Breakfast before proceed for Underground City Tour and Uchisar Castle, which is situated at the highest point of Cappadocia. Continue with a visit to Avanos Village, a town set on the banks of Turkey's longest river, the Kizilirmak or the Red River. It is famous for its fascinating pottery and carpets. Dinner and overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 09 CAPPADOCIA — ANKARA — BOLU (B/L/D)
After breakfast, depart to Bolu and enroute to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Salt Lake along the way to Ankara. Visit to the Mausoleum of Artaturk before continue your journey to Bolu. Overnight in Bolu.
DAY 10 BOLU — ISTANBUL (B/L/D)
After breakfast, we will depart to Istanbul. Upon arrival in Istanbul, embark on a private boat for Bosphorous Cruise. Visit to Egyptian Bazaar before the end of your tour in Istanbul. Overnight in Istanbul.
DAY 11 ISTANBUL — SINGAPORE (B)
After breakfast, free and easy before check-out and transfer to the Airport for your return flight back to Brunei Darussalam with transit in Singapore.
DAY 12 SINGAPORE — BRUNEI
Arrival in Brunei Darussalam.
- Return economy air ticket via Singapore Airlines
- All taxes, fuel and insurance surcharge (based on BND66, it may be subject to change depending on currency exchange rate)
- Coach transfer with private driver and guide
- 4 stars hotel accommodation
- Halal meals throughout the tour
- Entrance fee, boat and ferry ride
- 01 bottle of mineral water per day
- Tipping for tour guide and driver (BND75)
- Any personal expenses such as laundry, minibar, IDD call
- Price is based on minimum 20 people
- *Optional — Hot Air Balloon (approximately USD230 per person)
- Tour leader from Brunei will be provided
- All prices are subject to change without prior notice
- Itinerary may be subject to change depending on weather and local traffic conditions
- Rates are subject to change without prior notice depending on currency fluctuation